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A daily look back at the news making the headlines 100, 50 and 25 years ago.
9:03am Wednesday 22nd May 2013
8:11am Monday 20th May 2013
100 years ago: The sight of seven men struggling with the tenor bell, which weighed over two tons, on the steps at the West entrance to York Minster shortly before 10 o'clock in the morning had excited much curiosity on the part of passers-by.
7:49am Saturday 18th May 2013
10:42am Friday 17th May 2013
100 years ago: King George knew the full, tragic story of the British Antarctic expedition. He had heard from the lips of Commander Evans, who was received in audience at Buckingham Palace, the unpublished details of the great sacrifice of life to duty by Captain Scott, Captain Oates and their gallant comrades.
10:13am Thursday 16th May 2013
100 years ago :Benjamin Saintey, a signalman, had had a remarkable escape. He had been knocked down by an express train from Braintree at Witham Junction while crossing the line, and the train had run over him.
11:48am Wednesday 15th May 2013