BBC News

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

  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:49:04 +0000: Rallies plan over parades dispute - BBC News - UK
    Orangemen and unionists are considering staging rallies over the north Belfast parades dispute, the BBC has learned.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:42:23 +0000: VIDEO: Body found is Alice Gross, say police - BBC News - UK
    Police investigating the disappearance of missing 14-year-old schoolgirl Alice Gross are now treating it as a murder inquiry after a body was found in a west London river
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:35:56 +0000: Universities hold world rankings - BBC News - UK
    Four Scottish universities rise up the Times Higher Education world rankings despite the UK coming under pressure from overseas competition.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:35:30 +0000: VIDEO: HK protest at London Chinese embassy - BBC News - UK
    Demonstrators have gathered outside the Chinese embassy in London to support pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:18:16 +0000: Players sue in World Cup pitches row - BBC News - UK
    Top players file a lawsuit claiming sex discrimination over synthetic pitches at the 2015 Women's World Cup in Canada.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:08:43 +0000: Arsenal 4-1 Galatasaray - BBC News - UK
    Danny Welbeck scores his first senior hat-trick as 10-man Arsenal beat Galatasaray 4-1 in the Champions League.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:07:57 +0000: First Glastonbury tickets go in 14 minutes - BBC News - UK
    Today 15 thousand coach and ticket packages have been snapped up twice as fast as last year, but don't worry the rest go on sale this Sunday.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:41:39 +0000: BNP expels ex-leader Nick Griffin - BBC News - UK
    The British National Party says it has expelled its former leader Nick Griffin, accusing him of trying to "destabilise" the party.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:41:02 +0000: VIDEO: Girl gets 3D-printed prosthetic hand - BBC News - UK
    A five year-old girl from Inverness who was born without any fingers on one hand has become the first in the UK to be fitted with a bionic limb made using a 3D printer
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:34:37 +0000: HK protest at London Chinese embassy - BBC News - UK
    Demonstrators gather outside the Chinese embassy in London to support pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:33:44 +0000: Caterham to race on despite bailiffs - BBC News - UK
    Formula 1 team Caterham pledge to compete in this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix despite bailiffs visiting their base.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 19:18:58 +0000: River body confirmed as missing Alice - BBC News - UK
    A body found in a west London river is that of missing Alice Gross, the Metropolitan Police confirm.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 19:11:32 +0000: Lord Hill faces second 'EU grilling' - BBC News - UK
    The UK's candidate to join the European Commission, Lord Hill, is summoned to a second hearing of MEPs to assess his suitability for the job.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 19:10:55 +0000: Disaster fans 'had drunk too much' - BBC News - UK
    A senior officer policing Hillsborough at the time of the 1989 disaster says "a substantial minority" of fans had "too much to drink" before entering the ground.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:31:01 +0000: Ex-Tory donor to give £1m to UKIP - BBC News - UK
    Former Conservative supporter Arron Banks is donating £1m to UKIP after joining the party.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:20:39 +0000: VIDEO: Zookeeper rears leopard in bathroom - BBC News - UK
    A rare clouded leopard has been hand-reared in the bathroom of a zookeeper after she was rejected by her mother.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:19:20 +0000: VIDEO: How PM's figures add up - in 40 secs - BBC News - UK
    David Cameron has pledged to cut taxes for thirty million people if the Conservatives win next year's election, the Institute for Fiscal Studies has said the combined cost of the tax changes would be £7.2bn by 2020.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:35:13 +0000: Remains found in Disappeared search - BBC News - UK
    Human remains have been found in a County Meath bog by a team searching for an IRA victim missing for almost 40 years.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:32:55 +0000: Britons joining IS are enemies - PM - BBC News - UK
    Britons who try to join militants in Syria or Iraq will be treated as "an enemy of the UK", David Cameron says, as RAF jets carry out fresh strikes.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:10:15 +0000: VIDEO: 'Mr Nobody' ups UKIP offer to £1m - BBC News - UK
    Former Conservative supporter Arron Banks has announced that he will donate £1m to UKIP.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:57:59 +0000: Cameron pledges tax cuts 'for 30m' - BBC News - UK
    David Cameron says a future Conservative government would cut taxes for thirty million people as he delivers his party conference speech.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:49:00 +0000: Ex-ministers attack M4 relief road - BBC News - UK
    Two former environment ministers criticise Welsh government plans for an M4 relief road south of Newport.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:39:27 +0000: Begg freed after charges dropped - BBC News - UK
    Ex-Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg is freed from prison after prosecutors drop seven terror charges saying "new material" had emerged.
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:29:13 +0000: UK's Lord Hill meets his EU critics - BBC News - UK
    Lord Hill tells EU why he's the man to oversee banks
  • Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:27:53 +0000: Rare leopard reared in bathroom - BBC News - UK
    A rare clouded leopard is hand-reared in the bathroom of a zookeeper after being abandoned by its mother.

*GMT = Greenwich Mean Time or UTC.

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