Teenagers

Teenage prisoners in young offenders’ institutions are often kept in solitary confinement for 23 hours a day, watchdog warns Chief prison inspector says some offenders are let out of for 15 minutes...

I KNOW bad things have always happened.  But I can’t be alone in feeling like really scary bad things are happening with a much more alarming regularity than ever before. Somehow, we have become a nation...

Two teenagers risk their lives by racing a GO-KART through morning traffic at a busy city centre roundabout The pair were spotted on Old Green Roundabout in Newport, south Wales They revved the engine...

A landlord died after a confrontation with a rowdy gang of boys as young as 14 outside his village pub. Mark Winchcombe, 58, had closed up when he challenged the teens, who were causing a commotion across...

A teenage girl was hit by a lorry while crossing the road to meet her dad who had come to pick her up from school after her school bus broke down. Eliza Bill, 16, was struck on the A15 at Osbournby in...

A teenager buried in the Bronze Age with a favourite fortune-telling game has been found after more than 3,000 years. Lying in the foetal position, the adolescent – whose gender has not been confirmed...

A family is desperate for answers after a fall at work led to a mystery illness that causes their teenage daughter's nose, mouth and even her eyes to bleed suddenly. Up until six months ago, Alexis...

Rise of the ‘hermit kids’: More than 40,000 British teenagers are locking themselves away for months over anxiety about their futures and obsession with social media The study says chronic social...

Forget the term "retail therapy" – shopping can actually be very stressful. It can be crowded, hot, there are soul-destroying queues and then there’s actually having to try stuff...

A teenager who beat cancer as a toddler has been given the devastating news that it has returned 11 years later. However brave Millie O’Shea is determined to beat the disease once and for all –...

A disgusted teenager found her Instagram photos were edited by cruel social media bullies to make her look fat. Jodie Thorpe, 16, was made to look overweight in six snaps she shared on social media last...

A schoolboy who suffers from ‘Werewolf Syndrome’ has told how cruel bullies throw stones at him and call him ‘monkey’ – but all he wants to do is be their friend. Lalit...

A teenage girl is fighting for life after slipping off a sea wall in Blackpool and plunging into the sea. The girl, believed to be from Cheshire, was with two friends when she tumbled from the concrete...

A teenager who was born resembling a ‘broken doll’ requiring her face to be rebuilt has received makeup for the first time for Christmas. Kira Yates, 13, had to have her skull "smashed...

A teenage boy was mangled to the ground by a snow plough in a horrific accident. Nikita Tsybulin got caught in the rotating brush of the vehicle after visiting his seriously ill grandmother in Moscow,...

A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving after the girl and boy were declared dead at the scene. The teenagers had been travelling in a white Citroen C3 when they collided with...