- 21 December 2017, 11:17 amBirmingham has been chosen as the host venue for the 2022 Commonwealth Games with the Midlands city the only bidder.
- 21 December 2017, 11:16 amBristol City pulled off a sensation in the League Cup quarter-finals as they knocked out the holders Manchester United 2-1.
- 21 December 2017, 8:39 amThe remains of a 13th century site in Leicester, which was the burial place of King Richard III, has been granted protection by Historic England.
- 21 December 2017, 8:11 amTheresa May has forced her most senior minister, Damian Green, to resign after an internal investigation found he had made misleading comments about pornography.
- 21 December 2017, 8:05 amA car has ploughed into pedestrians at a crowded intersection in the Australian city of Melbourne injuring a number of people, with police saying it was a deliberate act.