Metal detector enthusiasts uncover more than 5,000 ancient coins in Buckinghamshire, thought to be one of the biggest hoards found in the UK.
A plane with 28 passengers on board makes an emergency landing at Southend Airport after one of its engines caught fire.
Two passengers suffer minor injuries after a plane came off the runway at Stornoway Airport on the Isle of Lewis.
A man is charged with the robbery of a retired caretaker who died after a break-in at his home on Christmas Day.
Tony O'Shea will put the whitewashes and injuries of 2014 behind him as he seeks an elusive first BDO world darts title.
In the television series Wanted Down Under, Nicki Chapman follows British families who are considering emigrating and gives them a taste of life abroad.
Manufacturing activity in the UK hit a three-month low in December, a survey suggests.
Soldiers loyal to Gambian President Yahya Jammeh are searching house-to-house for opponents after a recent reported coup attempt, sources say.
Wales and Scarlets lock Jake Ball is the sixth player to sign a national dual contract with his region and the Welsh Rugby Union.
Thousands of Ukrainian nationalists march by torchlight through Kiev to honour World War Two anti-Soviet leader Stepan Bandera.
Actor Edward Herrmann, who starred in The Lost Boys and Gilmore Girls, dies after being diagnosed with brain cancer.
Levison Wood is the first person to walk the length of the River Nile. On the nine month journey, the former soldier faced wildlife, armed robbers and arrest.
U2 frontman Bono says he fears that he may never play guitar again following a bike accident last year.
Departing Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard calls his decision to leave the club "the toughest" of his life.
England number eight Ben Morgan signs a new contract with Premiership club Gloucester.
A new generation of musicians in Afghanistan is reviving the country's cultural traditions after years of living in a country where music was banned by the Taliban.
Fares on Arriva Trains Wales services rise along with other rail operators across England and Wales.
London's leading shares open higher in the first trading session of 2015, but Royal Bank of Scotland falls 1.2% on reports that US authorities could fine it £5bn.
Kenya's High Court suspends some sections of the controversial new security law which was enacted last month despite fierce opposition.
The cost of rail fares has been the subject of fierce debate for years, but the government argues that rail modernisation needs to be financed.