BBC Front Page News

Skripal poisoning: Salisbury residents told area is safe

Officials insist the city is safe after a warning to residents there may still be toxic hotspots of Novichok.

Chingford fire: Resident dies in care home blaze

Twelve people manage to get out of the building in north-east London before firefighters arrive.

Arsene Wenger: Arsenal boss to leave club at end of season

Manager Arsene Wenger is to leave Arsenal at the end of the season, bringing to an end a near 22-year reign at the club.

Commonwealth meeting: Leaders discuss who will succeed Queen as head

Commonwealth leaders are meeting to discuss their next head with the Queen backing Prince Charles.

BBC news for Wiltshire

Skripal poisoning: Salisbury residents told area is safe

Officials insist the city is safe after a warning to residents there may still be toxic hotspots of Novichok.

Leah Kerry ecstasy death: Holidays party ended in death

Leah Kerry, 15, took three so-called Netflix tablets she bought from a dealer who was later jailed.

Girl, 5, dies after Durdle Door water rescue

The five-year-old girl from Salisbury was picked up from the water near Durdle Door by a military vessel.

Salisbury attack: Scientist Vladimir Uglev 'helped create Novichok'

Scientist Vladimir Uglev has no doubt the agent that poisoned the Skripals was made in Russia.

5th January

At my age I do what Mark Twain did, I get my daily paper, look at the obituaries page and if I'm not there carry on as usual.

Patrick Moore