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Disabled passengers: 'Don’t even think about going to the toilet'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 00:16
Wheelchair user Jemma Collins recalls how her dream holiday ended in disaster.

Hackney stabbing: Man dies in street after attack

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 00:09
Two fatalities in Hackney take the number of people killed in the capital to more than 50 this year.

Which? wants fire-risk fridges taken off the market

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 00:05
Consumer group probe of 500 refrigerators finds material on nearly half is made of unsafe plastic.

Children's centre closures may be as high as 1,000, says study

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 04/05/2018 - 00:00
In remaining centres, services for families are no longer within "pram-pushing distance", says Sutton Trust.

Newspaper headlines: Pensioner in 'home struggle' murder arrest

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 23:35
The story of the 78-year-old man held after the death of a suspected burglar features in the papers.

Attack on Man City coach before Liverpool game leaves Pep Guardiola bemused

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 23:05
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he "doesn't understand" why his team's coach was attacked outside Anfield before their Champions League tie against Liverpool.

Using astronomy to save a species

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 21:25
Scientists have been developing a technique to count animals that is usually used to map stars.

Facebook scandal 'hit one million UK users'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 20:36
The social network says that one million of the people affected are thought to be UK-based.

Florida car crash: Tributes paid to Stephenson family

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 19:07
Four members of the Stephenson family, from Bristol, died in the crash near the city of Titusville.

Duke of Edinburgh recovering after hip replacement operation

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 18:47
He is "comfortable and in good spirits" after a successful hip operation, Buckingham Palace says.

Ministers outline plan for disabled people's air travel

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 18:36
New measures could be brought in after complaints about long waits and damaged mobility equipment.

Ray Wilkins dies aged 61: 'One of the best players of his generation'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 17:40
Former England and Chelsea midfielder Ray Wilkins has died in hospital at the age of 61.

Leave.EU 'now a far-right organisation', Labour MP says

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 16:43
A Labour MP criticises the group over a tweet about Islam which referred to the capital as "Londonistan".

Jacob Rees-Mogg accused of 'copying' Walter the Softy

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 16:24
Tory MP Jacob Rees-Mogg is ordered to stop "distinctly copying" the style of Dennis the Menace's enemy Walter.

Prestatyn man denies race-hate in golliwog court case

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 16:20
Jason Wakefield-Jones, 50, will stand trial next month after a woman made a complaint.

Comedian Simon Brodkin: 'I didn't expect to get so close to PM'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 16:04
Comedian Simon Brodkin has told BBC Radio 5 live he didn’t expect to get so close to Theresa May when he pranked her with a P45.

Newborn baby found dead in woodland in Rochdale

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 14:34
The remains were found on land in Heywood, Rochdale at about 07:10 BST, say police.

Ray Wilkins: Former England captain dies in London hospital

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 14:31
Former England and Chelsea midfielder Ray Wilkins dies in hospital at the age of 61.

Man, 78, held after 'burglar' killed

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 14:15
An intruder was stabbed during a struggle at the man's house in Hither Green, south-east London.

Heroin deaths highest in Blackpool and coastal areas

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 14:05
Figures show Blackpool has the highest rate of deaths linked to heroin and morphine.

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