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UK News BBC News Feed: 'Living in the dark'

News in Britain - 4 hours 49 min ago
Matthew Price reports on efforts to root out slavery in the UK
Categories: News in Britain

UK News BBC News Feed: Internet effect

News in Britain - 4 hours 53 min ago
A new study examines how web use affected the 2017 poll.
Categories: News in Britain

UK News BBC News Feed: Strictly stars in quotes

News in Britain - 4 hours 56 min ago
On the eve of the first live show, what do the class of 2017 have to say about taking part?
Categories: News in Britain

UK News BBC News Feed: UK's credit rating downgraded by Moody's

News in Britain - 5 hours 37 min ago
Ratings agency cites concerns about the UK's public finances and economic uncertainty around Brexit.
Categories: News in Britain

UK News BBC News Feed: Rounding up

News in Britain - 6 hours 35 min ago
The round £1 coin will no longer be legal tender from 16 October when shops can refuse to accept them.
Categories: News in Britain

UK News BBC News Feed: Newspaper headlines: May's offer to EU 'pauses Brexit'

News in Britain - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 23:45
The prime minister's transition period of "about" two years dominates the front pages.
Categories: News in Britain

UK News BBC News Feed: Two million couples missing out on tax break, says HMRC

News in Britain - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 23:37
Married couples - or those in civil partnerships - can claim a tax allowance worth £230 a year.
Categories: News in Britain

UK News BBC News Feed: UK chip designer Imagination bought by Chinese firm

News in Britain - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 23:30
UK tech firm Imagination, which has designed chips for iPhones, is being bought for £550m.
Categories: News in Britain

Airtricity Premier Division: Derry City 0-5 Bray Wanderers

BBC Northern Ireland NewsFeed - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 22:54
Derry go down to their heaviest defeat of the season as Bray thump the Candystripes 5-0 at Maginn Park.
Categories: Northern Ireland

Hundreds perform in Northern Ireland Culture Night

BBC Northern Ireland NewsFeed - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 22:44
Events have been taking place across Northern Ireland to mark Culture Night.
Categories: Northern Ireland

Diego Costa: Striker says he will always have 'special affection' for Chelsea

BBC London News Feed - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 22:42
Diego Costa says he did not want to leave Chelsea on bad terms and that he will always have a special affection with Blues fans.

Everton Ladies 0-2 Liverpool Ladies

BBC Merseyside News Feed - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 22:15
Liverpool Ladies beat Merseyside rivals Everton Ladies in the first match of the new Women's Super League 1 winter season.
Categories: Merseyside

Light outside number 67 not working, 22nd September

Fix My Street Maidenhead - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 21:49
Light outside 67 The Fairway isn't working - think bulb has gone
Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 65 The Fairway, Burnham
Report on FixMyStreet
Categories: Maidenhead

DUP appoints former special adviser Timothy Johnston to party post

BBC Northern Ireland NewsFeed - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 21:00
Arlene Foster's former special adviser is appointed to a newly-created role of DUP chief executive
Categories: Northern Ireland

Film armourer gave illegal imitation guns to directors

BBC Beds Bucks Herts News Feed - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 19:55
St Albans Crown Court heard police found two antique weapons shorter than pens among other blank firearms.

UK News BBC News Feed: May on Brexit: "A two year transition period"

News in Britain - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 19:44
PM Theresa May has said there should be a transition period of "about" two years after Brexit.
Categories: News in Britain

Deaths prompt action on flooded road in Nottinghamshire

BBC Nottinghamshire News Feed - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 19:35
Engaged couple Shana Sutaria and Shabhaz Bhim were hit by a van on a flooded road in Nottinghamshire.
Categories: Nottinghamshire

Derbyshire v Kent: Chesterfield will only be used in 'core summer months'

BBC Sheffield South Yorkshire News Feed - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 19:30
Derbyshire will only use Chesterfield as an out-ground in the "core summer months" after this week's washout with Kent.
Categories: Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Two remain in custody as part of ongoing investigation

Leicestershire Police News Feed - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 19:16

Officers are continuing to search a property in Leicester as part of an ongoing investigation.

Two men remain in custody being questioned by detectives while a further six people have since been released under investigation.

An investigation was launched after the force received a report of a serious assault which happened during the early hours of Wednesday morning (20 September) in Daneshill Road, Leicester.

As part our enquiries into that incident a search of the property in Daneshill Road was carried out and items were found which caused some concern.

In the interests of public and officer safety, Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service attended to assess the items discovered and further searches of that house have been continuing today (Friday 22 September_.

A second address was also identified during the initial enquiries and searches have also been conducted at that property.

A number of people have been arrested as part of the investigation and two remain in custody. They are:

  • A 51-year-old man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and on suspicion of manufacturing explosives under suspicious circumstances under Section 4 of the Explosive Substance Act of 1883
  • A 27-year-old man arrested on suspicion of manufacturing explosives under suspicious circumstances under Section 4 of the Explosive Substance Act of 1883.

Six other people were also arrested on suspicion of manufacturing explosives under suspicious circumstances under Section 4 of the Explosive Substance Act of 1883. They have all been released under investigation.

Detective Chief Inspector Chris Baker is leading the investigation, he said: “Our enquiries into the initial assault and the subsequent find are continuing and there is still a large police presence in parts of Leicester to enable a full examination of the scenes to be completed.

“I’d like to take this opportunity to thank residents living near the scenes for their patience and understanding during this investigation.”

Categories: Leicestershire

Hampshire v Essex: Champions bowl out hosts for 76 to win after following on

BBC Hampshire News Feed - Fri, 09/22/2017 - 19:00
Champions Essex bowl out Hampshire for 76 to complete a remarkable win, having followed on at the Ageas Bowl.

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