BBC News

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

  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:06:52 +0000: Second earthquake hits East Midlands - BBC News - UK
    Experts confirm the Rutland town of Oakham has had its second earthquake in two days.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:39:59 +0000: Hamilton top in second practice - BBC News - UK
    Lewis Hamilton heads Ferrari's Fernando Alonso as the Mercedes driver sets the pace in Friday practice at the Chinese GP.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:28:53 +0000: Car destroyed in petrol bomb attack - BBC News - UK
    A 4x4 vehicle is destroyed in a petrol bomb attack in County Antrim.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:21:19 +0000: Easter visitors urged to take care - BBC News - UK
    Holidaymakers are urged to take care over the holiday weekend, as good weather is expected to attract crowds to resorts and attractions in Wales.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:17:39 +0000: British teenager killed in Syria - BBC News - UK
    An 18-year-old British man has died in Syria, the Foreign Office confirms.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:04:45 +0000: Labour hires Obama poll guru Axelrod - BBC News - UK
    David Axelrod, the strategist who masterminded Barack Obama's presidential victories, will be a key adviser on Ed Miliband's 2015 general election campaign, the Labour Party says.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:54:03 +0000: VIDEO: Easter story in a shipping container - BBC News - UK
    The North East town of South Shields is commemorating the Passion of Christ on Good Friday in a different way.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:53:40 +0000: Royals visit Sydney Easter show - BBC News - UK
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Sydney Royal Easter Show on their third day in Australia.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:36:59 +0000: Channel Tunnel due back to normal - BBC News - UK
    Channel Tunnel rail services are expected to return to normal on Good Friday morning after being hit by severe disruption.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:32:18 +0000: VIDEO: Row over Irish dancing make-up ban - BBC News - UK
    The Irish Dancing Commission has recently stopped children under the age of 10 from wearing make-up during competitions.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:10:13 +0000: 'Horrific' sheep attacks on increase - BBC News - UK
    New figures show that attacks on sheep by dogs across Northern Ireland have almost doubled over the last year.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:59:34 +0000: VIDEO: Warning over foreign doctor training - BBC News - UK
    There are calls for stricter assessments of foreign-trained doctors before they practise in the UK.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:37:34 +0000: VIDEO: Royals watch sheep shearing at show - BBC News - UK
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have made an appearance at Sydney's Royal Easter Show, during their tour of Australia.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:40:21 +0000: Foreign doctor 'safety fears' - front pages - BBC News - UK
    Papers examine concerns over foreign-trained doctors
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:23:08 +0000: Chick knit plea response 'fantastic' - BBC News - UK
    An online appeal by a Manchester children's hospice for knitted chicks boosts its flock to an "unexpected" more than 6,300.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 02:30:59 +0000: Sacked doctor was unfairly dismissed - BBC News - UK
    A sacked heart specialist was unfairly dismissed after raising concerns about patient safety, an employment tribunal rules.
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:33:31 +0000: 10 sartorial moments that tell us a lot about politics - BBC News - UK
    10 sartorial moments that reveal the superficiality of politics
  • Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:05:22 +0000: Missing prisoner alert took 20 hours - BBC News - UK
    Police admit they were "slow off the mark" in alerting the public that a convicted robber serving eight years, had failed to return to an open prison in Suffolk.
  • Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:48:34 +0000: In Pictures: Great North Passion - BBC News - UK
    Artists customise 12 shipping containers to tell Easter story
  • Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:42:52 +0000: Quiz of the week's news - BBC News - UK
    Sir Alex Ferguson's £3m wine cellar has most bottles from where?
  • Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:39:07 +0000: Rape accused boy, 14, due in court - BBC News - UK
    A boy of 14 accused of raping a 10-year-old girl on disused land in Shrewsbury, is due to appear in court later.
  • Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:27:08 +0000: VIDEO: The book shop on a boat - BBC News - UK
    The bookshop on a barge that travels the canal system
  • Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:10:19 +0000: Trott to take break from cricket - BBC News - UK
    Jonathan Trott is to take a break from cricket because of a recurrence of the anxiety issues that forced him to leave England's Ashes tour.
  • Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:06:00 +0000: Celebrating Easter in Spring - BBC News - UK
    Australia's Bishop Kay at Westminster Abbey for Easter
  • Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:02:04 +0000: Ballet and business: A perfect match - BBC News - UK
    How the arts rely on sponsorship to survive

*GMT = Greenwich Mean Time or UTC.

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