BBC News

The latest 25 UK stories from the BBC:

(Timestamp = GMT*)

  • Judge to review child abuse inquiries
    - A former High Court judge is to review the Metropolitan Police's handling of cases involving allegations of historical child abuse by public figures.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:13:57 +0000
  • Men who helped teen go to Syria guilty
    - Three men who helped a Cardiff teenager travel to Syria to fight with Islamic extremists are found guilty of terror charges.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:10:50 +0000
  • 'IRA mole told police of pub bombings'
    - An IRA informer may have told police about the 1974 Birmingham pub bombings, a coroner is told.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:04:47 +0000
  • Ex-British champion Mitchell retires
    - Former British and Commonwealth super-featherweight champion Kevin Mitchell retires.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:42:14 +0000
  • Cameron 'keen' for Scots fiscal deal
    - Prime Minister David Cameron says "no-one is keener" than he is on an agreement for a fiscal framework for Scottish devolution.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:39:31 +0000
  • Queen's grandson quits party charity
    - The Queen's grandson, Peter Phillips, is resigning from a charity linked to a lunch he is organising to mark his grandmother's 90th birthday.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:32:52 +0000
  • Operations hit as doctors strike again
    - Junior doctors in England walk out for a second time in a row over pay and conditions, forcing the cancellation of nearly 3,000 operations.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:28:09 +0000
  • 'No plan' to alter drink-drive limit
    - There are no plans to lower the drink-drive limit in England and Wales to bring it in line with Scotland, the Department for Transport says,
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:55:20 +0000
  • Army recruits 'seen as sexual challenge'
    - Some military officers view new recruits as a "sexual challenge", a senior Army officer tells the inquest into the death of a teenage soldier.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:33:15 +0000
  • Kroenke spends £500m on a ranch
    - Arsenal's largest shareholder Stan Kroenke spends half a billion pounds on an area of land three times the size of Los Angeles.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:31:12 +0000
  • Commons clash over 'right-to-buy'
    - Jeremy Corbyn accuses the prime minister of failing to replace homes sold off under "right-to-buy," which is being extended to housing association tenants in England.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:28:35 +0000
  • Bus driver's award for act of kindness
    - A Belfast bus driver who stopped his bus to give a homeless man a winter coat has won a national award for his kindness.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:24:00 +0000
  • Footballer admits child sex charge
    - Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson pleads guilty to one count of sexual activity with a child and one count of grooming.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:20:15 +0000
  • New home for endangered Gibbons
    - A "world class" enclosure for endangered gibbons is unveiled at a zoo in Leicestershire.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:15:25 +0000
  • Milly Dowler torment revealed by family
    - Details of Milly Dowler's final hours as she was raped and murdered by the serial killer Levi Bellfield are revealed by her family.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:58:10 +0000
  • Tweddle takes steps after surgery
    - Olympic bronze medallist Beth Tweddle takes her first assisted steps since neck surgery following her fall on The Jump.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:27:23 +0000
  • Birmingham pub bombings inquests: What we know
    - Why might inquests into 21 deaths be resumed more than 40 years on?
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 11:00:44 +0000
  • Dawson in England World T20 squad
    - Uncapped Liam Dawson is named in England's World T20 squad despite coach Trevor Bayliss never having watched him play.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:48:25 +0000
  • EU reform 'will not deter UK migrants'
    - Restricting benefits paid to new EU migrants will not deter people from wanting to move to the UK, a former European Commission president says.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:14:14 +0000
  • Top shots: Landscape photography winners
    - Scottish Landscape Photographer of the Year Award winners
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:11:25 +0000
  • Murder charge over body in boot
    - A woman is charged with murdering a music shop owner who was found in the boot of his car in Birmingham.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:05:48 +0000
  • Ruling 'victory for children across UK'
    - A High Court ruling that a mother of four who was never married is entitled to widowed parent's allowance could change children's lives across the UK.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:41:48 +0000
  • Secret trial: One off - or the first of many?
    - Will we ever find out what happened in the Erol Incedal trial?
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:58:44 +0000
  • EU referendum in a time of discontent
    - Could an anti-establishment mood among voters affect the UK's EU referendum?
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:49:52 +0000
  • Can an English suit be made in Cambodia?
    - Can an English suit come from Cambodia?
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:49:18 +0000

BBC World News

  • Judge to review child abuse inquiries
    - A former High Court judge is to review the Metropolitan Police's handling of cases involving allegations of historical child abuse by public figures.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:13:57 +0000
  • Men who helped teen go to Syria guilty
    - Three men who helped a Cardiff teenager travel to Syria to fight with Islamic extremists are found guilty of terror charges.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:10:50 +0000
  • Ikea recalls lamps over safety issues
    - The Swedish retailer, Ikea, asks customers to return two popular glass ceiling lampshades because of concerns about their safety.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:08:50 +0000
  • 'IRA mole told police of pub bombings'
    - An IRA informer may have told police about the 1974 Birmingham pub bombings, a coroner is told.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:04:47 +0000
  • Yellen warns US economy has worsened
    - US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen pours cold water on the prospect of a second rise in interest rates any time soon.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:03:50 +0000
  • Ex-British champion Mitchell retires
    - Former British and Commonwealth super-featherweight champion Kevin Mitchell retires.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:42:14 +0000
  • England retain Beaumont and Itoje
    - England retain uncapped pair Josh Beaumont and Maro Itoje in their 25-man squad for Sunday's Six Nations match against Italy.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:31:08 +0000
  • Operations hit as doctors strike again
    - Junior doctors in England walk out for a second time in a row over pay and conditions, forcing the cancellation of nearly 3,000 operations.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:28:09 +0000
  • Flash banner ads banished by Google
    - Google banishes banner ads built in Adobe Flash from its advertising networks, the company has announced.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:06:21 +0000
  • 'No plan' to alter drink-drive limit
    - There are no plans to lower the drink-drive limit in England and Wales to bring it in line with Scotland, the Department for Transport says,
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:55:20 +0000
  • 'Update' on gravitational waves
    - An international effort to detect ripples in space-time, called gravitational waves, has scheduled an announcement on Thursday.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:33:06 +0000
  • Kroenke spends £500m on a ranch
    - Arsenal's largest shareholder Stan Kroenke spends half a billion pounds on an area of land three times the size of Los Angeles.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:31:12 +0000
  • Commons clash over 'right-to-buy'
    - Jeremy Corbyn accuses the prime minister of failing to replace homes sold off under "right-to-buy," which is being extended to housing association tenants in England.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:28:35 +0000
  • Footballer admits child sex charge
    - Sunderland footballer Adam Johnson pleads guilty to one count of sexual activity with a child and one count of grooming.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:20:15 +0000
  • Milly Dowler torment revealed by family
    - Details of Milly Dowler's final hours as she was raped and murdered by the serial killer Levi Bellfield are revealed by her family.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:58:10 +0000
  • VIDEO: Apprenticeships boost the workforce
    - Germany has Europe's lowest rates of youth unemployment, partly because of its traditional apprenticeship system, which allows young Germans who don't go to university to train and qualify in companies.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:54:39 +0000
  • Tweddle takes steps after surgery
    - Olympic bronze medallist Beth Tweddle takes her first assisted steps since neck surgery following her fall on The Jump.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:27:23 +0000
  • Levi Bellfield: 'Heinous' serial killer
    - Described by his most high-profile victim's family as "truly heinous", who is serial killer Levi Bellfield?
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:26:28 +0000
  • 'The Doctor Who' - a slogan to defend a strike
    - Junior doctors attempt to drum up sympathy
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:20:44 +0000
  • Warning of 'indefinite low rates'
    - Former City regulator Adair Turner warns that without radical policies, the UK economy could be stuck with low interest rates "almost indefinitely".
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:14:48 +0000
  • Trump and Sanders win New Hampshire
    - Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders both win decisive victories in the New Hampshire primary, the second contest in the race for US presidential nominees.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:11:53 +0000
  • VIDEO: Tennis ball protest halts Dortmund match
    - Watch Dortmund fans interrupt their German Cup quarter-final at Stuttgart by throwing tennis balls on to the pitch, in protest against ticket prices.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 11:48:34 +0000
  • Hitmaker Max Martin made Polar Laureate
    - Max Martin - who has written for the likes of Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake - and opera singer Cecilia Bartoli are made Polar Prize Laureates.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 11:25:36 +0000
  • Dawson in England World T20 squad
    - Uncapped Liam Dawson is named in England's World T20 squad despite coach Trevor Bayliss never having watched him play.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:48:25 +0000
  • How Cameron could enhance UK sovereignty
    - David Cameron wants to assert the authority of the UK parliament before the country votes on EU membership - here is how he might do it.
    BBC News - Home - Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:27:38 +0000

*GMT = Greenwich Mean Time or UTC.

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