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The 92-year-old that depends on the community to see her husband

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 04:00
There are no buses in this Yorkshire town but locals are finding their own way to get around.

Investor visa scheme halted in money laundering crackdown

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 03:45
Ministers are suspending a "gold-plated" scheme offering foreigners a fast-track to settling in the UK.

Devonport safety probes stop cranes at nuclear submarine dock

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 03:02
Cranes have been halted twice because of safety alerts during a £200m refuel of a Trident submarine.

Survey reveals 'alarming' attitudes of Britons on rape

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 02:34
Campaigners say public views have "worrying" implications for the way trial juries consider evidence.

'Hostile' St George's Hospital surgeons had to seek mediation

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 01:42
Complex heart operations have moved out of St George's Hospital amid "hostility" between surgeons.

Mean Girls and Dreamgirls: The world of Sonia Friedman

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 01:13
Meet the producer responsible for bringing some of the biggest shows in theatre to the stage.

Why do people experience phantom rectum?

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 01:12
YouTube star Hannah Witton grills two people with stomas on life, love and popping undigested peas after having her colon removed.

Do Scots think differently about immigration?

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 00:37
An analysis of the most recent social attitudes data draws some surprising conclusions.

One million children face 'Dickensian poverty'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 00:35
A children's charity calculates a million children will spend Christmas without adequate food or comfort.

Connect a suffragette to Beyonce in eight steps

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 00:26
Can you get from suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst to Beyonce via seven groundbreaking women?

Drink spiking: 'Stop blaming the victims'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 00:26
A young woman says her experience was "terrifying" yet she feels she is being blamed for being drugged.

How 5G connectivity could keep these hi-tech cows healthy

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 00:18
How superfast mobile connectivity will help dairy farmers monitor the health of their cows.

Climate change: Warming made UK heatwave 30 times more likely

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 00:16
Rising global temperatures have massively boosted the chances of summer heatwaves in the UK, says a study.

New homes 'crumbling due to weak mortar'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 00:07
Some homeowners have been asked to sign gagging orders to claim compensation or get the problem fixed.

New Welsh Labour leader to be announced

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 00:05
The person set to become Wales' next first minister will be announced later today.

Mental health: The NHS patients who are 'abused and ignored'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 00:01
A review says mental health laws are outdated, sectioning is misused, and patients need new rights.

Student rents jump as accommodation goes upmarket

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 00:00
National Union of Students says more expensive accommodation is causing a "real affordability problem".

Is the HS2 rail project in trouble?

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 00:00
With the resignation of the chairman of HS2, how is the high-speed rail project shaping up?

Newspaper headlines: Data concerns put Facebook on front pages

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 23:44
Concerns about the way large companies like Facebook use our data lead several newspapers.

British Neo-Nazis suggest Prince Harry should be shot

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 12/05/2018 - 22:43
A BBC investigation finds a UK student has set up a British version of a violent US group.

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