A British military helicopter dropped bags of ballast onto the outer slope of a dam that partially collapsed and risks bursting and flooding the town of Whaley Bridge in Derbyshire, central England.
The action started early in Nice with three goals scored — 2-1 for Sweden — before the referee whistled half time.
After she scored a goal against England, US footballer Alex Morgan appeared to celebrate by miming someone drinking tea, angering some England fans.
World Cup Semi Finals: What to look out for in the final four
England marches into women's World Cup quarter-finals after a 3-0 victory over Cameroon
100 athletes paid £55 to take part in the unique sporting event and were encouraged to wear fancy dress appropriate for the venue.
England stayed in second gear against debutantes Scotland
Speedgolf addresses the pace of play head on and attracts those who seek a fresh fitness challenge.
Britain's two biggest parties — Conservative and Labour — suffered big losses in Thursday's local elections in England and Northern Ireland, according to partial results from the BBC.
It is claimed marbles has been played at Tinsley Green in West Sussex for hundreds of years.
Bryan Carter travels to Carlisle and heads north into Scotland
Bryan Carter travels to the border between England and Wales to hear from those who are soon set to experience Brexit.
Catch the best shots of the royal wedding in Windsor
A seal slapped a kayaker with an octopus? All this and more in this edition of No Comments of the week.