BBC News

The latest 25 UK stories from the BBC:

(Timestamp = GMT*)

  • Farage gives election advice to Trump
    - Outgoing UKIP leader Nigel Farage addresses supporters of US presidential candidate Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Mississippi.
    BBC News - UK - Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:49:35 +0000
  • UKIP's Nigel Farage speaks at Donald Trump rally
    - Outgoing UKIP leader Nigel Farage addresses supporters of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump at a campaign event in Mississippi.
    BBC News - UK - Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:32:18 +0000
  • Scottish restaurants given top Good Food Guide ranking
    - Five restaurants in Scotland achieve a Top 50 listing in the 2017 Good Food Guide, with Andrew Fairlie at Gleneagles leading the Scottish entries.
    BBC News - UK - Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:04:38 +0000
  • 'Soft' prison sentences extended after complaints
    - The prison sentences of 102 offenders in England and Wales were extended last year, following complaints the original terms were too soft.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:55:14 +0000
  • GCSE results set to be revealed
    - Hundreds of thousands of pupils in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are finding out their GCSE results.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:33:52 +0000
  • Parent code
    - GCSE results are being published, and parents will have to react to the news. What will they really mean?
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:33:42 +0000
  • Didn't get the GCSE grades you wanted?
    - Teenagers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland receive their GCSE results on Thursday.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:03:57 +0000
  • Tax warning over unlocked pensions
    - Some people are being hit with an unexpected tax bill after unlocking their money from a pension pot, according to Citizens Advice.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 22:59:07 +0000
  • Newspaper headlines: Italy earthquake and Camber Sands deaths
    - The devastation in Italy following the earthquake on Wednesday, and the deaths of five men at a beach in Camber Sands, feature in the papers.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 22:53:01 +0000
  • NI terrorism: Royal Marine arrested in Somerset
    - A serving Royal Marine arrested over Northern Ireland-related terrorism is Ciaran Maxwell from County Antrim
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 21:46:38 +0000
  • Camber Sands sea death toll rises to five
    - Two more bodies are pulled from the sea at Camber Sands in East Sussex, hours after three men were recovered from the water on the hottest day of the year.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 21:32:51 +0000
  • England v Pakistan: Joe Root and Jason Roy earn Southampton win
    - England coast to a 44-run win over Pakistan in a rain-affected first one-day international in Southampton.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 21:08:10 +0000
  • King penguin at Edinburgh zoo made Brigadier
    - A King penguin at Edinburgh Zoo who has been a mascot to the King of Norway's Guard since 1972 has been officially made a Brigadier.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:37:48 +0000
  • Hottest day of 2016 recorded at Gravesend in Kent
    - The UK records its hottest temperature of the year so far - 33.9C (93F) at Gravesend in Kent - as experts warn of possible health risks.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:41:55 +0000
  • Australia backpacker stabbing: Mia Ayliffe-Chung was 'amazing young woman'
    - The family of a British backpacker stabbed to death in Australia describe her as an "amazing young woman with an adventurous spirit".
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:29:57 +0000
  • Airlander cabin 'hit ground and it was horrible'
    - The world's longest aircraft has been damaged after a nosedive landing on its second test flight. Angela Marie Hatwell was there and saw it happen.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:01:42 +0000
  • Edinburgh Comedy Awards shortlist announced
    - The nominees for this year's lastminute.com Edinburgh Comedy Awards are revealed.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:59:10 +0000
  • Springing to success
    - Bronze-winning gymnast Amy Tinkler is given the welcome home of a sporting hero.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:56:58 +0000
  • Airlander 10: Longest aircraft damaged during flight
    - The world's longest aircraft - the Airlander 10 - is damaged when it takes a nosedive on landing during its second test flight.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:23:06 +0000
  • Jeremy Corbyn angered by train seat row questions
    - Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn reacts angrily to questions about whether he ignored empty seats before filming a piece about overcrowded trains.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:01:10 +0000
  • Green and gone?
    - Outgoing Green Party leader Natalie Bennett on Jeremy Corbyn, group hugs, "brain freeze" and four years of "stupid" media questions.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:09:46 +0000
  • Sloppy disasters
    - As The Great British Bake Off returns, we look back at the sloppiest disasters to ever ooze out of the proving drawer.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:51:08 +0000
  • Corbyn row
    - Jeremy Corbyn has been criticised for being filmed sitting on the floor on a Virgin train when there were seats available. On a busy train, what is the deal with sitting in reserved but empty seats?
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:34:37 +0000
  • Rita King care home shooting: Dementia, delusions and desperation
    - As a "devoted" husband is sentenced to six years in prison for shooting his 81-year-old wife dead in her care home, BBC News looks at the couple's struggles with mental health issues.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 12:37:23 +0000
  • Jeremy Corbyn angered by questions about train seat row
    - Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn angered by media questions about claims he was not able to get a seat on a Virgin Train.
    BBC News - UK - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 10:44:53 +0000

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