Image copyright Aviva British insurer Aviva has announced that it is to cut 1,800 jobs worldwide over the next three years and split its business into two. Aviva has offices in 16 countries and a global workforce of 30,000 people, with 16,000 employees in the UK. The firm’s UK sites include London, Norwich, York, Dorking,…

Image copyright NHS Press Office/PA Image caption Simonne Kerr went on the TV talent show following the death of her son Kavele A former soldier accused of murdering his Britain’s Got Talent finalist girlfriend told police he cut her neck to “defend” himself, a court has heard. Desmond Sylva, 41, stabbed nurse Simonne Kerr more…

Image copyright Hubbub You might only be grabbing a sandwich, crisps and maybe a cake and coffee, but that unremarkable weekday lunch can produce four or more items of waste. That adds up: the UK’s lunch-on-the-go habit is creating nearly 11 billion pieces of packaging every year, says environmental campaign group Hubbub. Their solution? More…