An electrical fire under the pavement in central London leads to some 2,000 people being evacuated from nearby buildings and a number of West End shows being cancelled.
A teaching assistant is charged with using a pupil's email account to send a bomb threat to the school where she worked.
Cynthia Lennon, the first wife of John Lennon, dies at her home in Spain following a "short but brave" battle with cancer.
Henry VIII palace's 1930s interior restored
Leeds Rhinos skipper leaves league legacy
Images of disruption caused by fierce winds across England
Does Thatcher-era stereotype still pack political punch?
BBC News visits workplaces across England to gauge the election mood
Raheem Sterling tells BBC Sport he is not a "money-grabbing 20-year-old" after turning down a Liverpool deal worth £100,000 a week.