BBC News

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

  • Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:02:37 +0000: PM's UKIP blow and Brangelina joy - papers - BBC News - UK
    Papers see trouble ahead for David Cameron
  • Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:00:32 +0000: Ex-children's head 'must quit' - BBC News - UK
    A former children's services director in Rotherham must resign "immediately" from her education job in Australia, an abuse survivors' advocate says.
  • Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:10:12 +0000: Farage sights set on more defections - BBC News - UK
    Nigel Farage says more disaffected MPs could join UKIP if it is successful in the by-election caused by the defection of Tory Douglas Carswell.
  • Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:30:32 +0000: Murray breezes into US Open last 32 - BBC News - UK
    Andy Murray makes short work of German qualifier Matthias Bachinger as the Briton advances to the US Open third round.
  • Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:35:06 +0000: The odd objects looted from Washington DC in 1814 - BBC News - UK
    The odd objects looted by the British from Washington in 1814
  • Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:27:42 +0000: Files reveal Thatcher NI concerns - BBC News - UK
    Previously confidential files reveal concerns over Margaret Thatcher's commitment to the Anglo Irish Agreement, two weeks before it was signed.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:23:45 +0000: 'Space whisky' to return to Earth - BBC News - UK
    Whisky that was sent into space three years ago as part of a scientific experiment is to return to Earth next month.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:18:37 +0000: Landlord data 'will empower tenants' - BBC News - UK
    Council and housing association tenants are to be given more information about how well their landlord is performing.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:10:08 +0000: Diana's Bake Off exit announced - BBC News - UK
    Great British Bake Off contestant Diana Beard has left the show, but the BBC says her exit was due to illness, not a controversy over the latest episode.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:02:28 +0000: VIDEO: Model-making summer school - BBC News - UK
    The retired professor who turned village children into engineers
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:02:06 +0000: NI state papers from 1985 released - BBC News - UK
    Why 1985 was a significant year in Anglo-Irish relations
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:01:11 +0000: New hospital food rules introduced - BBC News - UK
    Hospitals in England will be expected to provide a higher standard of food under new rules being introduced by the government.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:40:45 +0000: Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 AEL Limassol (agg 5-1) - BBC News - UK
    Mauricio Pochettino's winning start as Tottenham boss continues as they clinch their place in the Europa League group stage.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:35:08 +0000: Liverpool drawn against Real Madrid - BBC News - UK
    Liverpool are drawn against holders Real Madrid as Manchester City get a tough draw in the Champions League.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:01:57 +0000: Family attacks 'racially motivated' - BBC News - UK
    Two families from Sudan are targeted in attacks police say they are treating as racially-motivated hate crimes.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:48:34 +0000: VIDEO: Oldest wing walker takes to skies - BBC News - UK
    The world's oldest wing walker has extended his own record at the opening of the Bournemouth Air Festival.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:43:37 +0000: VIDEO: Buried gold sparks treasure hunt - BBC News - UK
    Hundreds of people have descended on Folkestone beach in a bid to get their hands on a share of buried gold worth £10,000.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:39:44 +0000: Swansea council leader steps down - BBC News - UK
    The leader of Swansea council resigns saying he will focus on building the city's regional and national profile.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:31:14 +0000: Paper outlines potential health cuts - BBC News - UK
    Health Minister Edwin Poots outlines how the health service will be impacted by potential cuts in a paper seen by the BBC.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:24:21 +0000: VIDEO: Aye or Naw for the Isle of Islay? - BBC News - UK
    Allan Little reports from the Scottish Hebrides on how Scotland's independence referendum is viewed in the remoter corners of the country.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:22:43 +0000: Referendum votes 'for sale' on eBay - BBC News - UK
    Police launch investigation after a number of people apparently attempt to sell their votes in the referendum online.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:55:55 +0000: VIDEO: Rotherham council knew 'many' at risk - BBC News - UK
    A former social worker says Rotherham council deliberately under-reported the number of children at risk of sexual exploitation to meet targets.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:52:41 +0000: 'Significant' rise in migration to UK - BBC News - UK
    There has been a "significant" increase in net migration into the UK, which reached 243,000 in the 12 months to March, government statisticians say.
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:48:03 +0000: Will Clacton's voters opt for UKIP? - BBC News - UK
    Will Clacton's voters say yes to UKIP?
  • Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:59:27 +0000: PM: More Holyrood powers 'soon' - BBC News - UK
    The Scottish Parliament would get further powers "soon" if there is a "No" vote to independence, David Cameron has said.

*GMT = Greenwich Mean Time or UTC.

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