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Sainsbury's posted a 13.8% fall in underlying annual profits as it remained under pressure amid a supermarket price war and said there was little sign of an end to tough conditions.

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Britain is poised to send in extra troops to support Iraqi ground forces in the fight against Islamic State (IS), the Defence Secretary has announced as he heads to Germany for a meeting of international counterparts.

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Letter: Shame on US

Barack Obama was attacking Brexit in the interests of giant US companies, says Ukip leader Nigel Farage

Whether you think we should stay or go... what we do not want is the USA, yet again telling us what we should do.

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Letter: Shame on US

Barack Obama was attacking Brexit in the interests of giant US companies, says Ukip leader Nigel Farage

Whether you think we should stay or go... what we do not want is the USA, yet again telling us what we should do.

Letter: Don’t trust political spin put on NHS

Five deaths have been linked to the NHS 111 helpline in five months

What I do know about the NHS is that we have to trust the clinical and medical expertise within the various colleges about safe working processes and practices. Do not trust political spin and bluster.

Letter: Shock at Queen's beacon at Wrekin decision

The Queen's famous wave was used throughout her tour of the Berkshire town

I feel compelled to exclaim my disappointment at the decision taken by Telford & Wrekin Council not to have lit a beacon upon the historic site of the Wrekin to have signalled to the whole borough in celebration of the 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II.

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