BBC News

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

  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 06:46:10 +0000: Man escapes injury in explosion - BBC News - UK
    Police investigate a small explosion that caused slight damage to a property in north Belfast.
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 06:34:54 +0000: Lifestyle quiz to secure a mortgage - BBC News - UK
    Mortgage applicants will face tougher questions about their lifestyle from lenders, under new rules about to come into force.
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 06:17:22 +0000: Miliband plans zero-hours crackdown - BBC News - UK
    Ed Miliband is to outline plans to tackle the "epidemic" of zero-hours contracts in a speech in Scotland later.
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 06:15:06 +0000: 'End uncertainty' over A&E units - BBC News - UK
    Emergency care in Welsh hospitals suffers from uncertainty over the future of A&E units, an assembly committee says.
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 06:04:22 +0000: MPs urge action on foreign prisoners - BBC News - UK
    Foreign prisoners are not being deported quickly enough to help cut costs and relieve overcrowding in jails, MPs warn.
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 05:44:31 +0000: Strip parks of planning, farmers say - BBC News - UK
    Farming union calls for Wales' three national park authorities to be stripped of their planning powers.
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 05:36:16 +0000: Ulster Bank refunds debit customers - BBC News - UK
    Ulster Bank, a subsidiary of RBS, says all customers whose accounts were debited twice as a result of a computer glitch have had the money repaid.
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 05:22:25 +0000: Coalition Church 'split' and AGM 'anger' - papers - BBC News - UK
    Coalition's Church 'split' and AGM 'anger' in the headlines
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 04:47:55 +0000: William and Kate at Anzac Day events - BBC News - UK
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge pay their respects to Australia's war dead on the final day of their tour.
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 04:42:09 +0000: 'He couldn't believe he was lovable' - BBC News - UK
    The story of one young man who 'couldn't believe he was lovable'
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 04:06:03 +0000: New hearing for Briton in US prison - BBC News - UK
    A US judge orders a hearing to consider new evidence relating to the 1987 double-murder conviction of a British businessman in Miami.
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 02:28:21 +0000: UK science to get £200m polar ship - BBC News - UK
    UK scientists are to get a £200m icebreaker, which will be one of the biggest, most capable polar research vessels in the world.
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 02:10:58 +0000: Westminster without Scotland? - BBC News - UK
    How a Scottish Yes vote would change the UK Parliament
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 01:29:38 +0000: MPs' 'localness' level measured - BBC News - UK
    Almost two-thirds of MPs are "local" to the area they represent, research suggests.
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:35:45 +0000: Health atlas shows risks by area - BBC News - UK
    A new online map of England and Wales allows people to enter their postcode and find their community's level of risk of developing 14 conditions, such as heart disease and lung cancer.
  • Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:13:38 +0000: Prince George: Star of royal tour - BBC News - UK
    Baby steals show as tour reveals rise in support for monarchy
  • Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:52:06 +0000: VIDEO: Testing glass to destruction - BBC News - UK
    The lab that tests everyday products
  • Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:49:48 +0000: VIDEO: British soldiers' week with Chinese army - BBC News - UK
    The BBC follows two British soldiers as they take part in an exchange program with the Chinese army.
  • Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:40:36 +0000: Tube boss not 'optimistic' on strike - BBC News - UK
    The boss of London Underground says he is not optimistic that next week's Tube strike will be called off.
  • Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:12:50 +0000: Terrorism financing suspect arrested - BBC News - UK
    Officers from the Metropolitan Police arrest a man in London on suspicion of financing and encouragement of terrorism.
  • Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:05:49 +0000: Life of Margo MacDonald celebrated - BBC News - UK
    Hundreds of people are gathering to celebrate the life of veteran politician Margo MacDonald, following her death earlier this month at the age of 70.
  • Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:03:56 +0000: VIDEO: Cambridges on tour: Highlights - BBC News - UK
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have spent the last two weeks touring Australia and New Zealand, but their tour is due to come to an end on Friday.
  • Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:18:12 +0000: VIDEO: Teacher 'abused boys in UK' - BBC News - UK
    One of London's most prestigious private schools is cooperating with the FBI to identify dozens of children thought to have been abused by a teacher.
  • Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:06:44 +0000: Probe over Hillsborough insult posts - BBC News - UK
    The government says it is making "urgent inquiries" into reports Whitehall computers were used to make insulting comments about the Hillsborough disaster.
  • Thu, 24 Apr 2014 21:51:02 +0000: Village museum goes up against Tate - BBC News - UK
    A village museum in East Sussex goes up against Tate Britain and the new £35m Mary Rose Museum to be named the UK's museum of the year.

*GMT = Greenwich Mean Time or UTC.

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