BBC News

The latest 25 UK stories from the BBC:

(Timestamp = GMT*)

  • In pictures
    - The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are in Canada with their children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, for a royal tour, five years after they first visited the country as newly-weds.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:41:39 +0000
  • Prosecution over Red Arrows' pilot death
    - An ejector seat firm is to be prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive over the death of Red Arrows pilot in 2011.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:33:41 +0000
  • Virgin East Coast rail staff to strike on 3 October
    - Workers on Virgin Trains East Coast are to stage a 24-hour strike on 3 October, the RMT union announces, but the firm says it will run a full service.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:23:08 +0000
  • John McDonnell vows '£10 real living wage in 2020'
    - Labour will raise the living wage to at least £10 an hour in 2020 if it wins power, shadow chancellor John McDonnell says.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:31:05 +0000
  • UK 'must play part' over Calais Jungle camp
    - French President Francois Hollande visits Calais and says the "Jungle" migrant camp will be "completely, definitively dismantled" by the end of the year.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:01:49 +0000
  • Alton Towers sentencing: 'Operator Merlin at fault'
    - Alton Towers operator Merlin was at fault for a crash on the Smiler rollercoaster crash, a court hears.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:59:05 +0000
  • 'Colossal' wasp nest found in Corby attic
    - A "colossal" wasp nest the size of a "barrel" with a 1.4m tunnel attached is found in an attic.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:46:22 +0000
  • Ben Needham search: Police 'optimistic' as new Kos dig starts
    - Police teams searching for missing toddler Ben Needham on the Greek island of Kos say they are "optimistic" about new excavation work.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:32:11 +0000
  • Police to investigate Coronation Street actor Marc Anwar's tweets
    - Police say they are investigating comments made by the Coronation Street actor Marc Anwar about Indians as a potential hate crime.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:24:29 +0000
  • Man 'thrown from go-kart' dies at track near Beccles
    - A man in his 60s dies after reportedly being thrown from a go-kart while on a track in Suffolk.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:22:56 +0000
  • Christopher Halliwell 'may be linked to six other murders'
    - A double murderer may be linked to six other murders, according to a former detective who arrested him.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:19:38 +0000
  • Concentrix: 'Suicidal calls' made to tax credits firm
    - Staff at a firm used by the government to cut tax credit payments are receiving calls from "suicidal" clients, which they are not trained to deal with, the BBC learns.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:58:06 +0000
  • Aldi reports record sales but profits drop
    - Aldi reports record sales for 2015 in the UK and Ireland and says it will invest £300m in store revamps, but profits have been hit by the supermarket price war.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:38:03 +0000
  • Top Gear: Matt LeBlanc signs two-series deal
    - Matt LeBlanc will return to host Top Gear for a second series next year, following the departure of Chris Evans.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:25:18 +0000
  • Kittens born inside tumble dryer in east London dry-cleaners
    - Four kittens are born inside a tumble dryer in a dry-cleaners - but are recovering after the machine is taken to pieces.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:27:42 +0000
  • ‘Six more murders’ by Christopher Halliwell
    - "No question" Christopher Halliwell has committed other murders, says former detective
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:59:12 +0000
  • Paper review: Brexit row, Labour 'truce' and 'Canada Kate'
    - Splits at the top of government and fears in the City of London - both over Brexit - make headlines, along with the latest from William, Kate and their "cuties" on tour.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:06:04 +0000
  • Taking off
    - Kate McWilliams' employer easyJet believes the 26-year-old is the world's youngest commercial female airline captain.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:36:36 +0000
  • Healthy town prescription
    - GP Mark Spencer explains why he is overseeing an ambitious year-long project in Fleetwood, Lancashire, aimed at improving the health of people in his town.
    BBC News - UK - Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:00:54 +0000
  • Labour's future
    - Activists express their happiness that Labour's leadership squabbles have, for the time being, come to an end, but also their nervousness about the future.
    BBC News - UK - Sun, 25 Sep 2016 17:12:28 +0000
  • Jeremy Corbyn: 'There's a thirst for change'
    - Jeremy Corbyn vows to give more say over policy to grass-roots Labour supporters, to help build a "more equal and decent society".
    BBC News - UK - Sun, 25 Sep 2016 13:00:19 +0000
  • Labour leadership: No truth in Jezza v Chuka, says Umunna
    - Former shadow minister Chuka Umunna has dismissed reports that he is being lined up to challenge Jeremy Corbyn for the Labour leadership before the next general election.
    BBC News - UK - Sun, 25 Sep 2016 11:04:11 +0000
  • Johnson: 'Russian actions in Syria could be war crime'
    - Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says Russia could be guilty of a war crime if it deliberately targeted an aid convoy near Aleppo in bombings which killed at least 20 civilians.
    BBC News - UK - Sun, 25 Sep 2016 10:44:03 +0000
  • Wiggins: 'Drugs were to cure medical condition'
    - Sir Bradley Wiggins defends his use of medical certificates which allowed him to take otherwise banned substances to treat his asthma.
    BBC News - UK - Sun, 25 Sep 2016 07:09:30 +0000
  • No royal high five for Canadian PM
    - The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive in Canada for their first royal tour with both of their children.
    BBC News - UK - Sun, 25 Sep 2016 06:14:44 +0000

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