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Poet Amina Atiq marks 100 years since women's vote

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 23:39
Amina Atiq marks 100 years since some women got the right vote, with a spoken word performance.

Newspaper headlines: Suffragette pardon call and Trump NHS tweet

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 23:34
A campaign to clear women who fought for the vote and reaction to the US president's health service comments are on the front pages.

Suffragettes: Emily Davison's death at Epsom Derby

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 23:31
Suffragettes remember Emily Davison, knocked down by the King's horse at Epsom.

How the Suffragettes woke us up

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 23:31
Suffragettes on the injustices faced by women in the 1800s, and why things had to change.

Suffragettes: The truth about force feeding

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 23:31
Survivors recall brutal force feeding in prison.

Trump's NHS tweet causes a stir

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 21:05
The story of the US president's surprise intervention into the debate about healthcare in the UK.

Stagecoach East Coast rail franchise to end early

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 19:08
Transport Secretary Chris Grayling will end the contract after Stagecoach 'got its numbers wrong'.

Bournemouth's 'anti-homeless' bench bars to be removed

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 18:44
Bournemouth council says it will remove the bars in the light of "the depth of feeling".

Lauri Love case 'victory for justice'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 18:23
The father of the alleged hacker hails a ruling that means his son will not be extradited to the US.

Bitcoin gunpoint theft-bid suspects' e-fits issued

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 18:13
Police release images after four men entered an Oxfordshire house to try to steal the crypto-currency.

Isaiah Haastrup: Father appeals against life-support ruling

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 18:10
Lanre Haastrup says he will fight against a ruling that will end his son's life-support treatment.

Fentanyl: Painkiller killed my son, says mother

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 17:39
Michelle Fraser's 18-year-old son Robert died from an overdose of fentanyl.

President Trump: NHS 'going broke and not working'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 17:26
The UK government hits back saying "all get care no matter the size of their bank balance".

Trade barriers 'unavoidable' outside customs union, says EU's Barnier

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 17:25
The EU's chief negotiator says trade barriers are "unavoidable" if UK leaves the customs union.

HPV vaccine offered to men who have sex with men in England

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 17:24
England is following Scotland and Wales, who have already introduced vaccination programmes for men.

Sinn Féin MLA Gerry Kelly pays fine for removing clamp

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 16:58
The Sinn Féin MLA says he agreed to pay a fine following the incident on Friday.

Fentanyl: The synthetic opioid being bought on darknet

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 16:53
The painkiller that's being taken to get a high, and has killed 112 people in the UK since 2016.

Barry Bennell trial: Ex-coach an 'industrial scale child molester'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 16:34
A court hears the closing speeches at trial of the former football coach, who denies the allegations.

Formula 1: 'Grid kids' to replace 'grid girls' from start of the season

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 15:49
Formula 1 will replace 'grid girls' with a new programme called 'grid kids' from the start of the new season.

Hatton Garden jewellery raider Terry Perkins dies

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 15:23
Perkins, who died in prison, had been jailed for the "largest burglary in English legal history".

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