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More UK students seek mental health support, BBC analysis finds

[ad_1] Image copyright Matias En El Mundo/Getty Images The number of students seeking mental health support while studying at university has increased by more than 50% in five years, analysis suggests.The BBC asked universities across the UK for the numbers of students seeking some form of support.The National Union of Students said young people were under increasing pressure to performThe Department for Education said universities needed to provide pastoral care
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Philip Hammond prepares last Budget before Brexit

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Reading the tea leaves: Philip Hammond preparing the budget Philip Hammond is preparing to present a Budget for the last time before the UK leaves the EU.The chancellor has said a change of approach - and a new Budget - would be needed if the UK and the EU cannot agree a Brexit deal.He has also hinted at money for the universal credit
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Newspaper headlines: Hero Leicester City pilot ‘saved hundreds’

[ad_1] Newspaper headlines: Hero Leicester City pilot 'saved hundreds' By BBC News Staff Image caption The Daily Mail reports helicopter pilot Eric Swaffer saved lives by steering the helicopter, carrying Leicester City chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, away from crowds before it crashed. The crash killed all five people on board. Image caption The Sun also reports that the pilot of the Leicester City chairman's helicopter saved "fans' lives", saying he steered
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Fans’ tributes to Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha

[ad_1] Leicester City FC have confirmed that their owner, Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, died when his helicopter crashed outside the stadium.The Thai billionaire and four other people were killed on Saturday evening.Stunned Foxes fans have been gathering to pay tribute at the club's ground, where thousands of bouquets and scarves have been left.Mr Srivaddhanaprabha took over Leicester in 2010 and saw the club pull off their incredible Premier League title victory in
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Glenn Hoddle: Sound engineer who used CPR says he is ‘no hero’

[ad_1] Hoddle is such a nice guy - Wright & Shearer show support The man who saved Glenn Hoddle's life after he had a heart attack insists he is "no hero".Sound engineer Simon Daniels used CPR treatment to keep the former England manager alive after he collapsed at BT Sport's studios on Saturday. Daniels, who is also a special constable, said his first-aid training "kicked in" leaving him no time
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Seann Walsh and Katya Jones voted off Strictly after kiss controversy

[ad_1] Image caption Walsh and Jones ended up in the dance-off after a low-scoring Viennese waltz Seann Walsh, who was photographed kissing his dance partner Katya Jones outside a pub, has been eliminated from Strictly Come Dancing.The comedian's time on the show was overshadowed by controversy after the pictures were published in the Sun on Sunday three weeks ago.The revelation led to the end of his relationship with actress Rebecca
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Leicester City confirm chairman’s death

[ad_1] The owner of Leicester City FC died when his helicopter crashed outside the club's stadium, it has been confirmed.Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and four other people died when the aircraft crashed on Saturday evening.Witnesses said they saw it just clear the stadium before it spiralled out of control and crashed in a fireball.This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for
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Lewis Hamilton equals Juan Manuel Fangio with fifth F1 title

[ad_1] Lewis Hamilton has won his fifth F1 world championship, making him the joint second most successful driver of all time.The 33-year-old becomes only the third man in history to win five world titles. He matches the haul of the Argentine legend Juan Manuel Fangio and is two behind all-time record holder Michael Schumacher.Hamilton needed only to finish seventh even if Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel won the race to become champion
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Garvagh shooting: Girl offers gunmen piggy bank to save dad

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The police said the traumatised girl offered her piggy bank money to save her father from gunmen A gang of masked men shot a man and also threatened to shoot his teenage daughter who had offered them her piggy bank money to leave her family alone.The man, who is in a stable condition in hospital, has "potentially life-changing injuries" after the overnight attack