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Banned 'your wife is hot' air conditioning ad appears on billboard

UK News BBC News Feed - 3 hours 54 min ago
An academic describes the advert for an air conditioning firm as "like something out of the 1950s".

UK newborn baby screening 'not good enough'

UK News BBC News Feed - 4 hours 6 min ago
Newborn screening checks for rare but serious health conditions are not happening, says a charity.

Contaminated blood inquiry: Welsh Government urged to take lead

UK News BBC News Feed - 4 hours 23 min ago
A lawyer representing victims of the contaminated blood scandal urges ministers to help them.

Employment tribunals: 'I sued my boss and won'

UK News BBC News Feed - 4 hours 23 min ago
Charlotte Loubser is one of an increasing number of people making claims against their former employers.

Wheelchair basketball player Abdi Jama: I'm lucky to be alive

UK News BBC News Feed - 4 hours 28 min ago
Abdi Jama was paralysed after a fall. Now he's an international wheelchair basketball player for Great Britain.

Could Iran tensions push up petrol prices?

UK News BBC News Feed - 4 hours 33 min ago
Oil and petrol prices have only risen modestly because of the crisis in the Gulf, but that could change.

Pub closures: What is the social cost to young people?

UK News BBC News Feed - 4 hours 34 min ago
Could we be closing the generation gap over a drink in your local?

The Papers: 'Witch-hunt whitewash' and UK awaits new leader

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 23:39
The case of Carl Beech - who invented a series of claims against VIPs - leads most of the papers.

Legal move against Commons Brexit suspension

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 21:59
A cross-party group of parliamentarians is seeking a ruling that parliament cannot be prorogued.

Tony Blair: Former PM refuses to confirm he will vote Labour

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 20:29
The ex-prime minister tells the BBC his party is in a "difficult" place over anti-Semitism and Brexit.

Carl Beech trial: 'VIP abuse' accuser guilty of false claims

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 20:22
A convicted paedophile made false allegations of murder and sexual abuse against public figures.

Lib Dems: Jo Swinson becomes party's first female leader

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 20:11
The 39-year old says she will do "whatever its takes" to stop Brexit after defeating Sir Ed Davey.

Tafida Raqeeb: Parents' bid get daughter treated goes to High Court

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 19:52
Doctors treating Tafida Raqeeb in the UK have said it was in her best interests to be allowed to die.

Iran tanker seizure: Hunt seeks European help on Gulf shipping

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 19:33
The foreign secretary wants to set up an international mission to respond to Iranian "piracy".

Huawei: Government decision on 5G rollout delayed

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 19:33
The implication of the recent US ban on its companies from dealing with Huawei was not clear, the government says.

Cardiff Central railway station to get £58m upgrade

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 18:11
Plans are also revealed for a new station which will help connect south and west Wales.

Tory leadership contest: 'I can't relate to Boris or Jeremy'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 18:10
BBC reporter Ashley John-Baptiste the views of young people in Reading about the next PM.

Cornwall seals injured fleeing tombstoners and sightseers

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 17:51
Conservationists say disturbance is rising dramatically and urge people to keep their distance.

Pontypool explosion: One man killed in blast

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 17:24
Police confirm a man has died in an explosion in a garage in a "quiet" residential street.

'Restore UK bogs' to tackle climate change

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/22/2019 - 17:23
Restoring peat moors degraded by farming may prove a relatively inexpensive way of tackling climate change.

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