BBC News

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

  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:12:08 +0000: Public warned of Nato disruption - BBC News - UK
    The public is warned to expect increased traffic disruption in south Wales as world leaders begin arriving for the Nato summit in Newport.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:11:02 +0000: Child migrant 'abused in Australia' - BBC News - UK
    A 70-year-old former child migrant from a Catholic-run home in Londonderry says he was sexually abused after being shipped to Australia.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:07:29 +0000: Fifth day of search for missing boy - BBC News - UK
    The search for a missing 12-year-old boy swept into the sea while playing on Anglesey enters its fifth day.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:05:50 +0000: Referendum campaign focus on jobs - BBC News - UK
    Both sides in the Scottish referendum debate focus on jobs, just a few weeks ahead of the vote on the nation's future.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:01:09 +0000: Abuse scandal force faces inquiry - BBC News - UK
    South Yorkshire Police commissions an independent investigation into its handling of the Rotherham child abuse scandal, while Labour suspends four members in the town.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:00:11 +0000: WW1 warhorse awarded bravery medal - BBC News - UK
    A World War One warhorse is awarded an "animal Victoria Cross" to mark the contribution of all animals that served with British forces.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:53:52 +0000: Neighbour dies as house fire spreads - BBC News - UK
    A 91-year-old man dies after a fire at his neighbour's house spread to the pensioner's property in Carryduff, on the outskirts of Belfast
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:48:38 +0000: UK activist's Thailand trial begins - BBC News - UK
    A UK activist who campaigns for better labour conditions goes on trial in Thailand charged with criminal defamation.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:35:20 +0000: MP Jim Murphy resumes campaign tour - BBC News - UK
    Labour MP Jim Murphy resumes his street tour of Scotland ahead of the independence referendum, following its suspension last week.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:34:06 +0000: Reunite Ashya with parents - Clegg - BBC News - UK
    The deputy prime minister calls for the parents of five-year-old brain tumour patient Ashya King to be freed from custody and reunited with their son.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:26:50 +0000: Clacton by-election set for October - BBC News - UK
    The Clacton by-election, triggered by Douglas Carswell's defection to UKIP, is to be held on 9 October, the Conservative Party says.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:14:45 +0000: Thousands in late rush to vote - BBC News - UK
    Local registration centres say in recent days they have received tens of thousands of applications from people wanting to vote.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:34:37 +0000: Glasgow bus gate fines top £800,000 - BBC News - UK
    A controversial new restriction on cars in Glasgow earns the city council at least £800,000 in just two months.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:31:52 +0000: Have some football clubs overpaid for players? - BBC News - UK
    Have some football clubs overpaid for their new players?
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:29:47 +0000: Student hardship fund 'cut by £1.3m' - BBC News - UK
    Money made available to the poorest students in Northern Ireland's further education colleges is cut by over a third - falling by £1.3m over the past five years, the BBC has learned.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:29:27 +0000: Clegg defends UK terror response - BBC News - UK
    The UK can take action to stop British jihadists re-entering the country without flouting the law, Nick Clegg insists.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:29:10 +0000: Bronson time-added for prison attack - BBC News - UK
    Charles Bronson has a further two year jail term added to his life sentence for holding a prison governor in a headlock and punching him several times.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:48:58 +0000: Free meals served for infant pupils - BBC News - UK
    Pupils up to the age of seven in England will be entitled to a free hot school lunch from this week, as schools re-open for the new term.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:20:55 +0000: Boris Island airport plan 'not dead' - BBC News - UK
    Mayor of London Boris Johnson says plans for an airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", are not dead despite a commission looking into the UK's airport needs rejecting the idea.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:05:39 +0000: Making for a more 'dramatic' referendum - BBC News - UK
    How performers are making a 'drama' out of a referendum
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:25:53 +0000: Singing Kettle served unique blend - BBC News - UK
    Laura Pettigrew remembers the Singing Kettle's unique blend
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:05:36 +0000: Musician Watt makes non-fiction list - BBC News - UK
    Everything But The Girl musician Ben Watt is announced as part of the 15-strong longlist for the Samuel Johnson Prize for non-fiction.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:49:38 +0000: VIDEO: 'I was the baddest girl in Brixton' - BBC News - UK
    Newsbeat meets Tracey Miller, a former gang leader, who is now trying to put children off gang life.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 06:44:22 +0000: VIDEO: Boris Island airport plan rejected - BBC News - UK
    A plan for an island airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", is rejected by the commission looking into the UK's airport needs.
  • Tue, 02 Sep 2014 05:59:31 +0000: VIDEO: Free hot meals for primary pupils - BBC News - UK
    Pupils up to the age of seven in England will be entitled to a free hot school lunch from this week, when most schools re-open for the new term.

*GMT = Greenwich Mean Time or UTC.

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