Image caption The university is using the dogs as a way of reducing anxiety among students Five dogs have joined the staff of Middlesex University to help students with exam stress or whose anxiety puts them at risk of dropping out. The five labradors have become “canine teaching assistants” and will work on improving students’…

Image copyright PA Image caption Paul Bussetti is accused of filming and sending a “grossly offensive” video of a burning Grenfell Tower effigy A man accused of filming and posting a “grossly offensive” video of a burning Grenfell Tower effigy on WhatsApp has appeared in court to deny the offence. Paul Bussetti also pleaded not…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The officers being investigated were mostly based at Charing Cross Police Station Met police officers were violent towards women, bullying and racist, according to allegations being investigated by the police watchdog. A misconduct inquiry was launched after an officer allegedly had sex with a vulnerable woman in a room…

The Danskin family were joined by senior club officials and members of the Arsenal Scotland Supporters’ Club for the ceremony Arsenal have paid to restore the grave of the man who inspired the club’s formation more than 130 years ago. David Danskin was honoured by family and officials at a graveside ceremony. Danskin asked some…

Liam Dawson scored seven fours and four sixes in his innings of 108 and then took figures of 2-39 Royal London One-Day Cup, Kia Oval Hampshire 307 (49.2 overs): Dawson 108, Markram 88; Meaker 3-58, McKerr 3-59 Surrey 254 (46.2 overs): Stoneman 70; Abbott 3-58, Dawson 2-39 Hampshire (2 pts) beat Surrey by 53 runs…

Image caption Extinction Rebellion members speak after the meeting with Michael Gove Extinction Rebellion says a meeting with Environment Secretary Michael Gove was “very disappointing” because he refused to declare a climate emergency. The group – who carried out 10 days of climate change protests across London – met Mr Gove on Tuesday for talks….

Antonio Rudiger had to go off in the 65th minute at Old Trafford on Sunday Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger will miss the end of the season because of a knee injury. The 26-year-old Germany centre-back limped out of the 1-1 Premier League draw at Manchester United on Sunday. Andreas Christensen is expected to fill in…