BBC News

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

  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:45:54 +0000: UKIP angry over rival party's name - BBC News - UK
    UKIP says it is "extremely unhappy" about the name of another Eurosceptic party contesting the European elections.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:44:26 +0000: Duchess of Cornwall's brother hurt - BBC News - UK
    The Duchess of Cornwall's brother, Mark Shand, is taken to New York hospital after sustaining a serious head injury in a fall.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:36:21 +0000: VIDEO: How well do you know your Shakespeare? - BBC News - UK
    As a survey suggests that the Bard is the UK's greatest cultural icon, people outside Shakespeare's Globe theatre in London recite quotes.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:18:42 +0000: Coulson 'did not cover anything up' - BBC News - UK
    Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson tells the phone-hacking trial he did not "cover anything up" following the arrest of the paper's royal editor Clive Goodman in 2006.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:15:34 +0000: Gang with golf clubs attack trio - BBC News - UK
    A hate crime in east Belfast in which three people were attacked by a gang armed with golf clubs is being investigated by police.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:11:21 +0000: Three children found dead in London - BBC News - UK
    A woman believed to be the mother of three children who were found dead at a south-west London home is arrested on suspicion of murder.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:06:51 +0000: Men win sex discrimination pay case - BBC News - UK
    Eighteen men unhappy at being paid less than their female colleagues win an equal pay claim against a university.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:00:17 +0000: Lib Dems 'won't back minority rule' - BBC News - UK
    Senior Lib Dem Danny Alexander rules out suggestions his party could support a minority Labour or Tory government after the next election.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:51:47 +0000: Adams 'gave IRA bomb order' - claim - BBC News - UK
    A former IRA member makes new allegations about Gerry Adams, claiming the Sinn Féin leader ordered him to transport explosives to Great Britain for a bombing campaign in 1980.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:39:41 +0000: Man in court on terror charges - BBC News - UK
    A man appears in court charged under the Terrorism Act after a tower block was evacuated in Edinburgh.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:28:48 +0000: Victim would be 'proud of Gerrard' - BBC News - UK
    Steven Gerrard's cousin, who was the youngest victim of the Hillsborough disaster, would have been "very proud" of the England captain, an inquest hears.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:23:04 +0000: 'Revenge attack' caused fire deaths - BBC News - UK
    A fire which killed four members of the same family was a revenge attack on the wrong house, a jury is told.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:19:25 +0000: Expectans semper te expectabo - BBC News - UK
    Where might Boris Johnson stand for Tories
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:17:04 +0000: Clifford jury gets majority direction - BBC News - UK
    Jurors in the indecent assault trial of publicist Max Clifford are told they can return a majority verdict of nine to one.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:17:04 +0000: Plan to end corroboration on hold - BBC News - UK
    Controversial plans to end the need for evidence in Scottish criminal trials to come from two sources are put on hold for at least a year.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:12:45 +0000: UK non-Christian claims 'absurd' - BBC News - UK
    The UK is a Christian country and those who deny it are "deluding themselves" and ignoring "reality", say two senior Conservative MPs.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:52:03 +0000: VIDEO: DJ Duke: Will and Kate hit the decks - BBC News - UK
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been taught how to DJ, during the latest leg of their royal tour of Australia.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:30:32 +0000: Agoraphobic benefits cheat jailed - BBC News - UK
    A benefits cheat with a fear of open spaces is jailed for a year at Merthyr Crown court after being caught working as a tour guide in South America.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:08:49 +0000: Flat searched over 'murdered' Paige - BBC News - UK
    A flat near to where a 15-year-old girl disappeared almost seven years ago is searched by police after a £30,000 reward was offered to help solve her murder.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:07:00 +0000: VIDEO: Gervais on David Brent and getting old - BBC News - UK
    Comedian and actor Ricky Gervais chats to BBC Breakfast about David Brent and getting older.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:05:49 +0000: Anatomy of the cost of a new drug - BBC News - UK
    Why do new treatments cost so much?
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:01:28 +0000: Man Utd criticised for Moyes sacking - BBC News - UK
    Manchester United are accused of unprofessionalism following the sacking of manager David Moyes.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:55:42 +0000: VIDEO: Andy Murray in tears at Stirling award - BBC News - UK
    Tennis star Andy Murray has been awarded the freedom of Stirling in a ceremony which made the Wimbledon champion break down in tears.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:54:57 +0000: Cancer teen hits £1m charity target - BBC News - UK
    A teenage blogger with terminal cancer raises more than £1m for charity after posting his final message to followers.
  • Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:49:10 +0000: VIDEO: Victorian estate in £3m restoration - BBC News - UK
    A grand estate in Swansea, designed in the 1830s and featuring more than 200 acres of landscaped woods and gardens, is being restored.

*GMT = Greenwich Mean Time or UTC.

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