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'Sex in Maidstone' Instagram account investigated by police

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 20:22
An account appearing to target teenage girls for sex was allowed to stay up for days, it is claimed.

Guns N' Roses' Slash joins bid to save Crystal Palace dinosaurs

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 19:39
The Guns 'N Roses guitarist backs a campaign to build a bridge to the Crystal Palace Park dinosaurs.

Huawei: Why has UK not blocked Chinese firm's 5G kit?

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 18:27
New Zealand's bar on the company's 5G kit raises questions about why the UK seems less concerned.

Why disabled women can't access all refuges

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 18:22
Of the 131 councils that responded to an FOI request, 20 said they had no accessible spaces at all.

Lemn Sissay: 'Being in care affects everything'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 18:06
Writer and presenter Lemn Sissay describes what it was like growing up in care and calls for an end to the ‘wilderness’ many care leavers face.

Car stolen twice by masked raiders

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 18:01
The car was taken from a retail park before a recovery van sent to retrieve it was also targeted.

Bank of England warns of no-deal Brexit risks

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 17:45
Governor Mark Carney says unemployment and inflation would rise, and the pound would fall.

Brexit: Why is everyone talking about fishing?

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 17:44
The industry accounts for just 0.1% of the UK's economy but it is a big issue when it comes to Brexit.

Economy could shrink 8% in no-deal Brexit - Bank

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 16:47
UK's economy could shrink by 8% in immediate aftermath of no-deal Brexit, Bank of England warns

Sargeant 'warned about conduct and alcohol'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 16:41
Carl Sargeant, the former communities minister, was sacked by the first minister days before he died.

Some locum doctors costing hospital trust £100 an hour

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 16:41
The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust has called off plans to shut Telford's A&E overnight.

Unit to target Channel people smugglers

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 16:29
French and British border officers will target cross-Channel people smugglers from a new Calais base.

How Llanelli avoided flooding during Storm Callum

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 14:41
When the deluge came down, one coastal town escaped flooding thanks to a £95m scheme.

Viktorija Sokolova: Teen subject to 'ferocious attack', court hears

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 14:13
The "ferocious" attack on Viktorija Sokolova, 14, involved "a minimum of 21 blows", a jury hears.

Dream debuts... and a few nightmares

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 14:03
After Swindon teenager Sol Pryce scored 18 seconds into his senior career, some more dream debuts - and some nightmare ones.

Royals arrive at Leicester City helicopter crash site

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 13:25
The royal couple are at the site of a helicopter crash which killed five people, including Leicester City's chairman.

Would you hand over your mobile phone for a free meal?

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 13:24
Kids will eat free at Frankie & Benny's this week if their parents surrender their phones to staff.

Magic Radio to play non-stop Christmas music

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 12:10
The radio station will devote its airtime to festive tunes from this weekend.

'I fought injury to win X Games BMX medal'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 11:27
Alex Donnachie speaks about his win, overcoming his injury, and Scotland's thriving BMX scene.

Storm Diana causes disruption

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 10:49
Ferries are cancelled, rail services disrupted and tourist attractions closed as Storm Diana hits.

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