BBC News

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

  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:30:33 +0000: VIDEO: British medics head to Sierra Leone - BBC News - UK
    Some 80 army medics are travelling to Sierra Leone as part of UK efforts to tackle the Ebola outbreak, as screening begins at Gatwick.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:29:51 +0000: Man Utd's best display - Van Gaal - BBC News - UK
    Louis van Gaal says Manchester United are disappointed not to beat West Brom after their "best match of the season".
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:27:07 +0000: India suspend tours to West Indies - BBC News - UK
    India suspend all future tours to the Caribbean following the West Indies' decision to abandon their tour of India last week.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:18:36 +0000: Clarke: Some Tories should be in UKIP - BBC News - UK
    Former cabinet minister Ken Clarke says some of his Eurosceptic Conservative colleagues should be in UKIP.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:14:07 +0000: 70mph winds batter Welsh coastline - BBC News - UK
    Gusts of wind up to 70mph hit the coast of Wales with hundreds of homes left without power as the remains of Hurricane Gonzalo arrive in the UK overnight.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:13:12 +0000: Travel disruption as storm hits UK - BBC News - UK
    Rain and high winds are causing travel disruption, as the tail-end of Hurricane Gonzalo hits the UK.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:12:32 +0000: MPs to debate voter 'recall' powers - BBC News - UK
    MPs are to debate whether voters should be able to deselect them using a "power of recall" if they commit wrongdoings.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:07:43 +0000: Winds and rain prompt travel warning - BBC News - UK
    Winds up to 75mph are expected to hit some parts of Scotland as the remains of Hurricane Gonzalo pass over the country.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:36:09 +0000: Baker Street saxophone player dies - BBC News - UK
    The musician behind one of the most recognisable saxophone solos - on Gerry Rafferty's hit Baker Street - has died, it is announced.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:29:32 +0000: Assembly votes for Trafficking Bill - BBC News - UK
    The Northern Ireland Assembly votes by 81 to 10 in favour of making it a crime to pay for sex.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:23:50 +0000: VIDEO: European and UK police join forces - BBC News - UK
    Police from across Europe have been brought to the UK to help catch foreign criminals in Operation Trivium.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:44:18 +0000: VIDEO: UK Ebola vaccine tests continue - BBC News - UK
    As UK efforts to find a vaccine for the Ebola virus continues, Tim Muffett met some of those trying to develop new treatments, and some of the volunteers willing to test it.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:42:50 +0000: Land Girls memorial to be unveiled - BBC News - UK
    A sculpture created in honour of women who served in the Land Army during World War Two - built with £85,000 in donations - is to be unveiled.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:38:35 +0000: VIDEO: EU pesticide ban 'threatens crops' - BBC News - UK
    A report published today claims that banning too many pesticides will lead to lower yields on farm, which in turn could result in an increase in food imports, and job losses
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:31:58 +0000: VIDEO: Man guilty of fake-girl webcam sex - BBC News - UK
    An Australian man is convicted of performing a sex act in front of a webcam "watched by" a computer-generated child he believed was real.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:58:43 +0000: NHS 'to grind to halt' with dementia - BBC News - UK
    The NHS will "grind to a halt" unless more is done to help care for dementia patients in the community, warns Wales' only professor of geriatrics.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:35:10 +0000: More UK medics travel to Ebola area - BBC News - UK
    About 100 army medics are travelling to Sierra Leone as part of UK efforts to tackle the Ebola outbreak, as screening begins at Gatwick.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:44:17 +0000: Farewell Lynda, and paralysis 'cure' - the papers - BBC News - UK
    Actress Bellingham's death features across Tuesday's papers
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:31:50 +0000: Man walks again after transplant - BBC News - UK
    A paralysed man becomes the first in the world to walk again following a pioneering therapy which involved transplanting cells from his nose into his severed spinal cord.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:25:04 +0000: Woosnam 'deserves' Hall of Fame spot - BBC News - UK
    It is impossible to fathom why Wales's Ian Woosnam is yet to be inducted in golf's Hall of Fame, writes Iain Carter.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:47:00 +0000: Life Story with David Attenborough - BBC News - UK
    David Attenborough's new series on the journey through life
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:37:48 +0000: The anarchic experimental schools of the 1970s - BBC News - UK
    What happened to the kids from 1970s experimental schools?
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:25:10 +0000: Posters to target benefit fraud - BBC News - UK
    The government is launching an advertising campaign urging benefit claimants to report changes in circumstances or face jail.
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:19:30 +0000: Photographing Gandalf and a general - BBC News - UK
    The photographer who snapped Gandalf and Jean-Luc Picard
  • Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:17:01 +0000: Plan to jail armed muggers longer - BBC News - UK
    Robbers and muggers who use guns or knives in England and Wales would face tougher prison sentences under proposed new guidelines.

*GMT = Greenwich Mean Time or UTC.

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