● Johnson welcomes Biden as he succeeds... The Prime Minister said America’s leadership is ‘vital’ to the rest of the world.
● Joe Biden sworn in as he replaces Don... Minutes earlier, Kamala Harris was sworn in as vice president of the United States.
● 67639600 Almost 200 households have asked Stafford Borough Council for support in recent weeks as the country has gone into its third lockdown.
● Italian police find stolen copy of Le... The painting is a copy of the Salvator Mundi that sold for a record 450 million dollars at auction in 2017.
● Families of clinically vulnerable chi... Those who are the main carer of an elderly or disabled person are now included in vaccine priority group six.
● 67632990 The Environment Agency and council chiefs are working "hand in glove" to find a solution to flooding in Stafford, the Prime Minister has said.
● 67638671 The construction of five new railway stations across the region has been agreed in principle – though concerns remain as to how they will be funded.
● Welsh house names could be protected Legislation could be introduced to stop Welsh house names being changed to English, the Senedd has been told.
● Poor weather has driven 4×4 sales in ... Mercedes-Benz GLA has shot to the top spot for January sales.
● Boy, 14, arrested over death of resta... Mohammed Islam, 53, from Hyde, Tameside, was making a food delivery in Romiley, Stockport, when the incident took place.
● US inauguration live: Joe Biden being... Mr Biden will become the 46th president of the United States.
● Military to help medical staff in Nor... Around 100 medically trained personnel are expected to be deployed.
● 67635954 A man in his 20s escaped injury after he was targeted during a drive-by shooting in the Black Country.
● 67592077 Expressandstar.com brings you live coverage of Aston Villa's clash with Manchester City.
● Burnley boss Sean Dyche still hoping ... The Clarets are four points clear of the relegation zone.
● BBC iPlayer sees record viewers for c... The record was set amid a push on educational content from the broadcaster.
● Patrick Bamford donates £5,000 to Lee... Bamford has also issued a video message to the schoolchildren, encouraging them to work hard and focus on their studies.
● Thousands of properties at risk of St... More than 120mm of rain has already fallen in parts of the country.
● Doula records single to support indep... Nickita Starck, who works as a doula and a singer, hopes her single will help raise funds to set up a new insurance product for independent midwives.
● Matt Le Tissier worried about Danny I... There have been reports the frontman wants to return to a Champions League club this summer.
● Premier League clubs agree to trial p... Clubs will be allowed to make up to two additional substitutions.
● Nissan e-NV200 Winter Camper concept ... Electric camper van has been adapted for harsher climates.
● Rachel Riley wins libel case against ... The judge said the backdrop to the dispute was the ‘debate about anti-Semitism and the Labour Party’.
● 67634980 A cannabis factory worth an estimated £1,000,000 was raided by police at a Black Country industrial unit.
● Care home resident must have vaccine ... Mr Justice Hayden considered the case at a virtual hearing in the Court of Protection on Wednesday after the woman’s son said he wanted ‘more data’.
● Wayne Pivac blocked from selecting Rh... Pivac asked for special dispensation to name the Bath fly-half in his selection.
● Rachel Brosnahan confirms production ... The show will return to Amazon for a fourth series.
● Covid-19 regional rates at pre-Christ... All regions are continuing to show a week-on-week fall in rates.
● Bartender-turned-vicar raises spirits... Lee Taylor said his singalong sessions have been a ‘light in the darkness’.
● 67633177 A Birmingham man has been convicted of the murder of his partner after a pathologist found she died as a result of a catastrophic head injury.