Campaigners say they increase obesity levels, but local authorities say they need more powers to curb their growth.
The comedian announced the news via a friend's Instagram story, and a photoshopped picture.
Health data shows a lower proportion of women have been having the test when they should.
The government is being urged to put the interests of children at the heart of its financial plans.
The PM's Commons showdown on Brexit attracts headlines alongside a study into toxic microplastics.
Alex Lewis will attempt to summit Ras Dashen mountain in Ethiopia in January using a special buggy and rock climbing.
Afia has fostered 27 children in Tower Hamlets - now she's won an award for exceptional contributions to foster care.
The walkout will be the longest yet in the dispute over the role of guards on South Western Railway.
Koshka Duff says she was stripped naked, manhandled and humiliated by a group of police officers.
Competitors bellow across the moors in the hope of a return call from a mating stag.
Eight Britons are known to have been killed fighting with the Kurdish militia against the Islamic State group.
Ever wonder why UK productivity is so low? It's all down to meetings, says Stephanie Hare.
A breakdown of where the government's money comes from and where it goes.
A report by an academic at Stirling University says the animals can help improve natural habitats.
Flags are held up as a guard of honour at "Harry" Hardy's funeral, who refereed until he was 88.
A signed book and a wheelchair owned by Prof Stephen Hawking will also go under the hammer.
Michael Fabricant is campaigning for a nude charity bike ride in his Lichfield constituency.
Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, 15, died after suffering an allergic reaction to a Pret sandwich in 2016.
Joachim Ronneberg, who has died aged 99, led team who sabotaged a Nazi nuclear facility in 1943.
Louise Jennings was 26 years old when she fought in World War Two as Robert Jennings.
The art student was "freaking out" when she was asked to make the rapper a birthday present.
Sunday's episode of Doctor Who saw Jodie Whittaker meeting civil right activist, Rosa Parks.
He had been drinking and he died in hospital after being found unconscious, an inquest hears.
The Elkins are being forced to sell their house because they've been stuck on high interest rates.
Two-year-old Oscar has been tested for HIV after pricking his finger in a Wetherspoon's, his mum says.
Whitbread aims new ZIP chain at travellers on very tight budgets who are willing to sacrifice space.
A hillwalker captured the "fantastic footage" of a litter of what are thought to be wildcat kittens.
Michael Stirling, the brother-in-law of Samantha Eastwood's ex-fiancé John Peake, admits her murder.
The single-decker smashes into a shop at the junction of Market Square and Kirkgate at noon.
Fellow redheads have been welcoming Prince Harry with open arms on his Australian tour.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been given a royal welcome from fans in Australia.
The Court of Appeal says the supermarket is liable for a data breach in which staff data was posted online.
While helping out at the Invictus Games in Sydney, the royal reveals his hopes about his unborn child.
Julian Cole was left brain damaged and paralysed by the incident in Bedford five years ago.
The fire killed a father and five of his children in Powys in October last year.
Reverend Darren Howie got clean from drug addiction and now helps others as a priest in Derby.
The area around The Last Post was cleared after reports of a gas leak but it is thought the smell may have been a "stink bomb".
BBC's Panorama says US private equity firm failed to provide better mortgage deals for customers.
After THAT fall last year, it's only right the reality TV star made a big appearance at this year's event.
Robert Sharkey spent £6,000 of his dead neighbour's savings on pepperoni pizzas.