BBC News

The latest 25 UK stories from the BBC: (Timestamp = GMT*)

  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:17:29 +0000: Competition begins at Glasgow 2014 - BBC News - UK
    Competition begins in 12 separate sports as the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games gets under way after Wednesday night's opening ceremony.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:16:48 +0000: Jayden jurors resume deliberations - BBC News - UK
    A judge in the trial of a man accused of murdering his pregnant ex-girlfriend and burying her in his uncle's grave tells jurors he will accept a majority verdict.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:14:53 +0000: Met investigated 18 justice campaigns - BBC News - UK
    The Met Police collected information on 18 justice campaigns - including that of Jean Charles de Menezes - a report into a now defunct undercover unit says.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:09:14 +0000: Family of four in death crash named - BBC News - UK
    Police release the names of the West Lothian family killed in a crash between their car and a lorry in Polmont.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:06:50 +0000: Hacking reporter spared prison - BBC News - UK
    Ex-News of the World and Sunday Mirror journalist Dan Evans is sentenced to a 10-month jail sentence, suspended for a year at the Old Bailey, after admitting charges including phone hacking.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:05:37 +0000: Stimpson captures triathlon gold - BBC News - UK
    England's Jodie Stimpson wins the first medal at Glasgow 2014 with victory in the women's triathlon.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:05:25 +0000: Teen to pay £300 for supercar damage - BBC News - UK
    A teenager who jumped on the bonnet of a £245,000 supercar has been told to pay the owner £300 compensation.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:53:15 +0000: Marine protected areas to be set up - BBC News - UK
    A network of 30 marine protected areas is to be established around Scotland's coastline to protect marine species and their habitats.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:48:13 +0000: VIDEO: New twist in Banksy mural saga - BBC News - UK
    There are questions over the ownership of the Banksy Spy Booth mural in Cheltenham, as Steve Knibbs reports.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:34:38 +0000: Commonwealth opening: What they said - BBC News - UK
    International press on Commonwealth Games opening ceremony
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:28:49 +0000: A&E units miss 12-hour wait targets - BBC News - UK
    The 12-hour waiting time target for Northern Ireland A&E units was breached more than 700 times between April and June, according to the latest figures.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:26:20 +0000: Fewer young smokers and drinkers - BBC News - UK
    Smoking, drinking and drug use among secondary school pupils have more than halved over the past 10 years, figures show.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:17:14 +0000: Glasgow 2014 day-by-day guide - BBC News - UK
    Your essential guide to the must-see moments in the Commonwealth Games and a look at some of the biggest stars on show.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:57:55 +0000: Privacy regulator to get more money - BBC News - UK
    The Information Commissioner's Office is to receive more funding so it can monitor the implications of the controversial new "emergency" data law.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:50:39 +0000: Jobs go at troubled car parts firm - BBC News - UK
    A car parts firm goes into administration with the loss of 1,244 jobs, including 78 in Wales.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:38:33 +0000: Lorry speed limits being increased - BBC News - UK
    The speed limit for lorries on single-lane main roads in England and Wales is to rise from 40mph to 50mph.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:27:13 +0000: Farah out of Commonwealth Games - BBC News - UK
    Double Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah withdraws from the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow because of illness.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:09:54 +0000: Banksy 'belongs to the government' - BBC News - UK
    A Banksy artwork painted on a Cheltenham house belongs to the Department for Transport, a retired chartered surveyor claims.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:08:50 +0000: VIDEO: UK 'disappointed' no Gaza ceasefire - BBC News - UK
    The Foreign Secretary, Phillip Hammond, has said he is "disappointed" that Hamas has rejected a ceasefire proposal aimed at easing the conflict in Gaza.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:03:56 +0000: Walking stick gun handed to police - BBC News - UK
    An antique shotgun disguised as a walking stick is handed in to police as part of a Greater Manchester gun amnesty.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:37:30 +0000: VIDEO: Shakespeare in Love stage show opens - BBC News - UK
    An adaptation of the Oscar-winning film, Shakespeare in Love, makes its London stage debut.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:29:20 +0000: Man charged with MH17 Twitter post - BBC News - UK
    An 18-year-old man from Sunderland is charged over an offensive Twitter message relating to the Malaysian Airlines crash.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:23:33 +0000: VIDEO: 'Cheesegrater' construction complete - BBC News - UK
    Building work is completed on the tallest skyscraper in the City of London.
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:20:38 +0000: UK retail sales continue to grow - BBC News - UK
    The volume of goods sold in the UK's shops, stores and supermarkets continues to grow, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
  • Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:17:39 +0000: VIDEO: Terriers take turn in Games spotlight - BBC News - UK
    Some of the owners of the Scottish Terriers who led out the teams at the opening ceremony in Glasgow have been talking about their time in the spotlight.

*GMT = Greenwich Mean Time or UTC.

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