Image copyright PA Media Image caption Carl Beech denies 12 counts of perverting the course of justice and one of fraud A man accused of inventing a VIP paedophile ring has said he lied about possessing indecent images of children. Carl Beech, 51, is on trial over claims he was a victim of an alleged…

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The balloons flew over many of London’s famous landmarks Dozens of hot air balloons took flight over London and filled the capital’s skyline on Sunday morning. A total of 46 balloons took off from Battersea Park and flew over some of London’s landmarks including The Shard, Canary Wharf and Greenwich….

President Trump has arrived in the UK with his wife, First Lady Melania Trump, for his first state visit. The President’s children and their families will be joining him on the three-day trip, which includes lunch with the Queen, and a State Banquet at Buckingham Palace. Here are pictures from the visit, starting on Monday….

Image copyright Allford Hall Monaghan Morris The first images have been released of the proposed temporary home for MPs during restoration work in Parliament. Architects plan to recreate the current chamber of the House of Commons, including the green benches on which MPs sit, at a new venue in Westminster. The move to Richmond House,…

M@ How Not To Use An Oyster Card In 12 Bizarre Stock Images Meet the man who can’t fathom the Oyster card. We don’t know who he is, or what he is doing, but we do know that he lacks any understanding of contactless payment. We discovered the man’s adventures across London while browsing the…