BBC News

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

  • Sat, 02 Aug 2014 02:03:37 +0000: UK suspends Tripoli embassy services - BBC News - UK
    The Foreign Office says operations at the British embassy in Tripoli are to be temporarily suspended as violence worsens in Libya.
  • Sat, 02 Aug 2014 00:43:48 +0000: Is it the end for concrete jungles? - BBC News - UK
    Could city revamps signal the end of concrete jungles?
  • Sat, 02 Aug 2014 00:43:16 +0000: Foreign drivers' fines cost 'millions' - BBC News - UK
    Foreign drivers cost councils millions of pounds every year in unpaid parking fines, the Local Government Association says.
  • Sat, 02 Aug 2014 00:17:32 +0000: Glasgow tourism is 'Games winner' - BBC News - UK
    VisitScotland predicts Glasgow tourism will be one of the big winners of the Commonwealth Games.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 23:25:31 +0000: BMJ 'right' in statins claims row - BBC News - UK
    An investigation backs the British Medical Journal's handling of two controversial and inaccurate articles it published on the harms of cholesterol-reducing statins.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 23:07:22 +0000: Seven singular sports from the Victorian era - BBC News - UK
    The bee v pigeon race and other singular sports
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 23:01:49 +0000: The next silicon revolution? - BBC News - UK
    This year, as you lie there in the sun, take a moment to reflect upon how much of the world economy is built on sand.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 22:44:27 +0000: Uber taxi app 'competing unfairly' - BBC News - UK
    The Uber taxi app is "competing unfairly" with London's black cabs, senior Labour MP Margaret Hodge says.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 22:36:35 +0000: 'War returns' - the front pages - BBC News - UK
    Collapse of Gaza ceasefire makes front-page news
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:47:15 +0000: VIDEO: Fragapane wins historic fourth gold - BBC News - UK
    Claudia Fragapane became the first Englishwoman to win four golds at a single Commonwealth Games for 84 years with victory in the floor on Friday.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:44:27 +0000: Usain Bolt: Slur denial at Games debut - BBC News - UK
    Usain Bolt again denies making disparaging remarks about Glasgow 2014 as he makes first track appearance.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:42:38 +0000: Hundreds attend fracking meeting - BBC News - UK
    Hundreds of people attend a public meeting to discuss fracking in County Fermanagh.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:18:11 +0000: Does your house make more than you? - BBC News - UK
    Find out if your house makes more money than you do
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:07:27 +0000: Daley and Denny win diving silver - BBC News - UK
    Tom Daley and James Denny produce a fantastic final dive to secure silver for England in the men's synchronised 10m platform.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:03:07 +0000: 'Purple pound should attract firms' - BBC News - UK
    Smarter businesses could reduce the extra living costs faced by disabled people, the head of a new commission says.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:55:41 +0000: Tory MP says Israel tactics 'brutal' - BBC News - UK
    An ex-defence minister condemns Israel's Gaza offensive after a ceasefire fails, as the foreign secretary says both sides must "act proportionately".
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:52:01 +0000: Boy detained for 'brain injury' rape - BBC News - UK
    A 16-year-old boy who beat and raped a girl in a park, leaving her with the mental age of an eight year old, is given a discretionary life sentence.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:45:04 +0000: Lampard set for Man City loan move - BBC News - UK
    Former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard is set to join Manchester City on a loan deal from New York City FC.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:43:00 +0000: Sharp overcomes illness to win silver - BBC News - UK
    Scot Lynsey Sharp wins silver in the women's 800m - just hours after being on a drip following a bout of sickness.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:32:51 +0000: Simon Cowell: I would work with Tulisa - BBC News - UK
    X Factor judge Simon Cowell has revealed he would not "rule out" teaming up with Tulisa Contostavlos in the future.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:45:05 +0000: Company fined over walkway collapse - BBC News - UK
    A housing company is fined for "breathtaking" health and safety breaches after a flats walkway collapsed.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:25:21 +0000: Fragapane wins historic fourth gold - BBC News - UK
    Gymnast Claudia Fragapane becomes the first Englishwoman to win four golds at a single Commonwealth Games since 1930.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:54:31 +0000: Ebola-fear athletes seek longer stay - BBC News - UK
    Up to 30 Commonwealth Games athletes from Sierra Leone are considering extending their stay in Glasgow amid fears over the Ebola virus.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:40:37 +0000: 'Body parts' found at recycling plant - BBC News - UK
    Suspected human body parts are found at a recycling plant in Avonmouth near Bristol.
  • Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:24:19 +0000: VIDEO: Campaign to halt deportation to Kenya - BBC News - UK
    Hundreds of families are campaigning to save a West Yorkshire man from being deported out of the country.

*GMT = Greenwich Mean Time or UTC.

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