British Prime Minister Boris Johnson holds a double-digit lead in opinion polls as Britain prepares to vote in a crucial general election that will determine Brexit’s fate.
Portmeirion is an enchanting Italianate village snuggled against a rocky headland in North Wales. It's the brainchild of architect Clough Williams-Ellis who discovered the site in 1925.
More than 1,200 food banks handed out a record 823,145 emergency parcels.
Bob Hull, mayor of Hexham, said: 'We have a really strong sense of community up here, which I think is a major reason why residents feel so happy living in Hexham.'