BBC News

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

  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:37:01 +0000: Video of British hostage released - BBC News - UK
    A new video is released showing a British man, identified as journalist John Cantlie, believed to be held hostage by Islamic State militants.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:34:19 +0000: R&A votes to accept women members - BBC News - UK
    The Royal and Ancient Golf Club votes in favour of allowing women members for the first time in its 260-year history.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:24:34 +0000: Helicopter crash victims named - BBC News - UK
    The two men who died when a helicopter crashed off the East Yorkshire coast are named by police.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:08:17 +0000: Murder accused 'meant business' - BBC News - UK
    A man who claims he accidentally killed his ex-girlfriend was described as a "violent madman" on the day of the shooting in 2011, a court hears.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:05:18 +0000: Bellamy does not want Cardiff job - BBC News - UK
    Craig Bellamy rules himself out of the running for the manager's job at Cardiff City after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer steps down.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:45:01 +0000: Struggling Fulham sack boss Magath - BBC News - UK
    Fulham sack boss Felix Magath following their poor start to the season and appoint Kit Symons as caretaker manager.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:43:00 +0000: Tiger victim family 'wants answers' - BBC News - UK
    The family of a zookeeper killed by a tiger in Cumbria, says there are still questions to be answered after an inquest reached a narrative verdict.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:38:32 +0000: Millions in historic Scottish vote - BBC News - UK
    Millions of people in Scotland are heading to the polls to vote on whether the country should stay in the UK or become an independent nation.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:04:45 +0000: Alice suspect is convicted murderer - BBC News - UK
    A man wanted in connection with the disappearance of schoolgirl Alice Gross was convicted of murdering his wife in Latvia, police reveal.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:50:57 +0000: Briton killed in Santorini incident - BBC News - UK
    A British man has been killed in an incident on the Greek island of Santorini, the Foreign Office confirms.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:47:29 +0000: VIDEO: Police search Alice suspect's home - BBC News - UK
    Police have been searching the property of suspect, Arnis Zalkalns, as they continue to investigate the disappearance of 14-year-old Alice Gross.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:38:34 +0000: Ambulance death woman 'let down' - BBC News - UK
    The grieving family of a woman who died while waiting in a queue of ambulances outside a hospital says the system let her down.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:30:21 +0000: Archbishop admits 'doubts about God' - BBC News - UK
    Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby says he sometimes has doubts in his belief in God, he tells the BBC.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:31:51 +0000: Women convicted of 'pyramid scheme' - BBC News - UK
    Six women are convicted of running a "pyramid scheme" in south-west England and south Wales in which thousands of people lost money.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:20:43 +0000: Man guilty of murdering wife and son - BBC News - UK
    A man who killed his wife and young son in Midlothian has been found guilty of both their murders.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:28:55 +0000: DJ Travis jury considers verdict - BBC News - UK
    The jury in the sex abuse trial of the former BBC broadcaster Dave Lee Travis retires to consider its verdicts.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:15:32 +0000: The sugar company that is fighting back - BBC News - UK
    Is sugar being unfairly maligned?
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:13:57 +0000: 'Kill yourself' doctor suspended - BBC News - UK
    A doctor who told a patient threatening to kill herself to "go and jolly well do it now" is suspended for three months.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:08:43 +0000: NHS staff vote for strike action - BBC News - UK
    NHS workers in England have voted in favour of striking over pay.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:05:38 +0000: Wartime bombs discovery after arrest - BBC News - UK
    Several wartime munitions are uncovered in an Oxfordshire house after a 35-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of theft from heritage and protected sites.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:03:44 +0000: Family criticise trust over death - BBC News - UK
    The mother of a 21-year-old County Armagh man criticises the Southern Health trust for "failing her son" after he died weeks after a routine ear operation.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:02:25 +0000: Solskjaer leaves Cardiff City role - BBC News - UK
    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer cites a "difference in philosophy" on leaving Cardiff manager role after less than nine months in charge.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:14:40 +0000: No DNA matches in Thai murder probe - BBC News - UK
    Thai police admit they are struggling to find the killers of two British tourists, after it emerged crime scene DNA did not match that of any suspect.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:55:40 +0000: BBC team attacked in southern Russia - BBC News - UK
    A BBC team is attacked in southern Russia after investigating reports of Russian servicemen killed near the border with Ukraine.
  • Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:41:29 +0000: Acting PCC chosen after abuse scandal - BBC News - UK
    Steve Pick is announced as acting police and crime commissioner for South Yorkshire following the resignation of Shaun Wright.

*GMT = Greenwich Mean Time or UTC.

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