Ski resorts forced to shut as Europe starts new year with record-breaking temperatures | World News

Unseasonably warm conditions and sparse snowfall has forced some low-level ski resorts to shut in recent days – as Europe started the new year with record-breaking temperatures. Bare mountainsides and slushy runs... Read more »

Lucky Saint raises over £10m in ‘record-breaking’ Series A round | News

Alcohol-free beer brand Lucky Saint has secured what it claims is a “record-breaking” £10m investment. The Series A funding round – claimed to be the “largest ever” raised by an alcohol-free beer... Read more »

Arise, Sir Ephraim! Chief Rabbi leads record-breaking honours list for the community

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis is Sir Ephraim after being knighted in the New Year Honours. The former Kinloss minister is recognised for his services to the Jewish community, interfaith relations and education... Read more »

UK sees record-breaking year for renewable energy

For free real time breaking news alerts sent straight to your inbox sign up to our breaking news emails Sign up to our free breaking news emails The UK saw a record... Read more »

Record-breaking comedian Peter Kay announces extra dates to already huge tour | Ents & Arts News

Comedian Peter Kay has announced extra dates for his already huge live tour. Kay was brought to tears on the opening night of his first live comedy tour in 12 years last... Read more »

London hospitals brace for record-breaking flu season, all-time high ER wait times

London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) is preparing for what could be the worst flu season they’ve seen in recent history. One doctor tells CBC News that a combination of changing viral timelines... Read more »

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen’s $1bn art collection comes to London ahead of likely record-breaking auction

I t is set to become the world’s most expensive art collection ever sold, containing an estimated $1 billion worth of masterpieces by the likes of Paul Cezanne, Édouard Manet and David Hockney,... Read more »

Record-breaking triathlons for brother who died in Croydon stabbing

A man has completed 22 Olympic distance triathlons in one week in memory of his brother who was killed in a gang-related knife attack in Croydon. Mark Jones, 44, claims he has... Read more »

Parts of UK will need ‘record-breaking levels of rain’ to recover from summer

The driest parts of the UK need to see rainfall at “more than record-breaking” levels this autumn to recover from the joint hottest summer on record, the Met Office said. Despite recent... Read more »

British landscapes before and after record-breaking heatwave

Landscapes across Britain are being starved of water after parts of England saw their direst July in records dating back to 1836.  Months of little rainfall, combined with record-breaking temperatures in July,... Read more »