News in Britain

UK News BBC News Feed: Harman 'will not back down' from Commons Speaker race

News in Britain - 7 hours 46 min ago
Labour's ex-deputy leader is urged by her local party to withdraw her bid to replace John Bercow.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Climate change: Hundreds in Wales miss school for 'strike' protest

News in Britain - 7 hours 48 min ago
Schoolchildren across Wales are joining a global movement protesting against climate change.
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UK News BBC News Feed: 'Hooded Men': PSNI's appeal over inquiry dismissed

News in Britain - 7 hours 52 min ago
Fourteen men claim they were subjected to torture techniques after being held without trial in 1971.
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UK News BBC News Feed: The team of five chosen to run remote Antarctic post office

News in Britain - 7 hours 55 min ago
The team will spend four months franking stamps on tourists' postcards and counting penguins.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Tom Gilzean: Family outbid on war veteran's Oor Wullie statue

News in Britain - 8 hours 10 min ago
The family of fundraiser Tom Gilzean had wanted the sculpture to stay on Edinburgh's Princes Street.
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UK News BBC News Feed: UKIP holds conference amidst row over leader's no-show

News in Britain - 8 hours 17 min ago
New leader Richard Braine's non-attendance due to "low ticket sales" is described as "an insult".
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UK News BBC News Feed: GCSEs: 100,000 pupils a year leaving 'without basic qualifications'

News in Britain - 8 hours 21 min ago
Children's commissioner says there has been a "shameful" rise in teenagers without qualifications.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Dog shot dead after being 'mistaken for fox'

News in Britain - 8 hours 28 min ago
Police are investigating after reports a man shot a dog in Crich, Derbyshire.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Climate Strike: Protests expected across UK

News in Britain - 8 hours 48 min ago
Schoolchildren and workers are preparing for a walk-out to call for more action on climate change.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Class A drug use 'at record levels due to young people'

News in Britain - 9 hours 22 sec ago
It's thought to be down to an increase in the use of cocaine and ecstasy among young people.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Dave wins Mercury Prize for debut album Psychodrama

News in Britain - 14 hours 30 min ago
Rapper Dave invited his Mum on stage as he was awarded the prize for his album, Psychodrama.
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UK News BBC News Feed: The Papers: EU offers Brexit deal 'hope' and Palace 'fury'

News in Britain - 14 hours 35 min ago
Friday's front pages look at the possibility of a Brexit deal and Palace anger at David Cameron's revelations.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Brexit secretary to meet EU's chief negotiator

News in Britain - 16 hours 4 min ago
It comes after European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said a deal can be reached by 31 October.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Conservative Party targets over-45s with Facebook Brexit ads

News in Britain - 17 hours 53 min ago
Political parties’ Facebook ad campaigns are gearing up ahead of any election, BBC News research reveals.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Children being denied new cancer drugs

News in Britain - 18 hours 56 sec ago
Doctors say the rules are "too cautious" for giving innovative medicines to children.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Rare 800-year-old figure of Christ returned to York

News in Britain - 18 hours 5 min ago
The gilded ornament was found more than 200 years ago in the ruins of St Mary's Abbey in York.
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UK News BBC News Feed: MPs demand action over wrongly-issued NHS fines

News in Britain - 18 hours 11 min ago
"Vulnerable" people are being fined over claims for free treatment at dentists and doctors, say MPs.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Hospitals relying on 'emergency' loans to cover costs

News in Britain - 18 hours 12 min ago
NHS trusts are paying back millions of pounds to the government each year in interest.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Mercury Prize-winner Dave: Five things you need to know

News in Britain - 18 hours 21 min ago
His Glastonbury set went viral, he has an acting sideline and other things you need to know about the south London rapper.
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UK News BBC News Feed: Hinkley Point C: Building the UK's new 'epic' power plant

News in Britain - 18 hours 38 min ago
Hinkley Point C, the UK's new nuclear power plant in Somerset, is due to open in 2025.
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