BBC News

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

  • Sun, 21 Dec 2014 06:00:43 +0000: Ambulance targets plan revealed - BBC News - UK
    Target times for ambulances to reach some seriously ill patients could be lengthened, a document leaked to the BBC shows.
  • Sun, 21 Dec 2014 05:48:20 +0000: Bird flu poultry restrictions lifted - BBC News - UK
    Restrictions on the movement of poultry in East Yorkshire after an outbreak of bird flu at a duck breeding farm are lifted.
  • Sun, 21 Dec 2014 05:19:30 +0000: Muhammad Ali down with pneumonia - BBC News - UK
    Former three-time heavyweight champion boxer Muhammad Ali has been taken to hospital with a mild case of pneumonia, his spokesman says.
  • Sun, 21 Dec 2014 02:04:40 +0000: The family with 34 children - and counting - BBC News - UK
    There are 34 children in the Briggs family - 29 of those have been adopted from all over the world and the family is about to get even bigger.
  • Sun, 21 Dec 2014 01:49:44 +0000: Journalist John Freeman dies at 99 - BBC News - UK
    The diplomat and journalist John Freeman, best known for his interviews for BBC television series Face to Face, dies at the age of 99.
  • Sun, 21 Dec 2014 01:27:13 +0000: More support for ex-forces prisoners - BBC News - UK
    Ex-armed forces members who are sent to prison will get more support following a review of how they are treated, the Ministry of Justice says.
  • Sun, 21 Dec 2014 01:04:35 +0000: Welby seeks gay marriage 'bridge' - BBC News - UK
    Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby tells Desert Island Discs he is trying to bridge a split in the Church over same-sex marriage.
  • Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:39:27 +0000: Slower ambulance fears, and roadside drug tests - BBC News - UK
    Slower ambulance fears, and roadside drug tests
  • Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:22:24 +0000: Why do mornings get darker after 21 December? - BBC News - UK
    Why mornings will keep getting darker after 21 December
  • Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:09:58 +0000: Nurses in training 'at six-year low' - BBC News - UK
    The number of nurses being trained in Scotland has fallen to its lowest level for six years, according to the Scottish Conservatives.
  • Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:04:22 +0000: Tube's lost property treasure trove - BBC News - UK
    The strange things passengers leave on the Tube
  • Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:00:42 +0000: Winter fuel payment increase urged - BBC News - UK
    Immediate action is needed to ensure pensioners in Scotland are not afraid to put their heating on this winter, according to the SNP.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 23:36:30 +0000: VIDEO: Shops packed on 'Panic Saturday' - BBC News - UK
    Shops across the UK have been packed with last-minute present-buyers on "Panic Saturday" - the last Saturday before Christmas.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 22:33:56 +0000: West Ham 'are breaking barriers' - BBC News - UK
    West Ham boss Sam Allardyce says his club are "breaking barriers" in the Premier League as they are fourth in the table.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 22:29:50 +0000: VIDEO: Strictly 2014 winner is crowned - BBC News - UK
    Presenter Caroline Flack and her partner Pasha Kovalev are crowned the winners of Strictly Come Dancing 2014.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 21:58:58 +0000: NI ministers engage in Cameron call - BBC News - UK
    The Northern Ireland first minister and deputy first minister hold a conference call with the prime minister on Saturday.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 21:54:36 +0000: Second arrest over off-duty PC death - BBC News - UK
    A second man is arrested on suspicion of murdering off-duty police officer Neil Doyle, who died after being attacked in Liverpool on Friday.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 21:02:47 +0000: Caroline Flack wins Strictly title - BBC News - UK
    Television presenter Caroline Flack and partner Pasha Kovalev are voted winners of Strictly Come Dancing, beating singers Frankie Bridge and Simon Webbe.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 19:45:02 +0000: Draw costly to title hope - Van Gaal - BBC News - UK
    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says beating teams like Aston Villa is a necessity to win the Premier League.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 19:05:08 +0000: Lockerbie bomber's guilt reaffirmed - BBC News - UK
    Scotland's top prosecutor says there is no evidence to suggest Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset al-Megrahi is innocent.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:54:06 +0000: Youth charged over teen park murder - BBC News - UK
    A 17-year-old is charged with murder following the fatal stabbing of Ashley Woolley in a Chelmsford park.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:53:19 +0000: Hartlepool boss wants to sign Evans - BBC News - UK
    New Hartlepool manager Ronnie Moore announces he would like to sign convicted rapist Ched Evans.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:48:55 +0000: VIDEO: Estate kept as affordable housing - BBC News - UK
    People living on an estate in Hoxton, east London, have said they are overjoyed its future for them has been saved.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:22:12 +0000: VIDEO: Gay Asian support group created - BBC News - UK
    A support group is set up in memory of Dr Naz Mahmood - an Asian doctor who took his own life days after telling his family he was gay.
  • Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:06:45 +0000: Man threatened pair with a knife - BBC News - UK
    Police appeal for information to trace a man who is believed to have threatened pair with a knife at a railway station.

*GMT = Greenwich Mean Time or UTC.

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