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Saddleworth Moor fire: How crews are tackling the blaze

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:55
The biggest test for crews on Saddleworth Moor is reaching remote fires with water and manpower.

Man arrested over 'horrific' sex attack in Leeds

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:22
Police arrest a 26-year-old man over the attack which is being treated as attempted murder.

How to measure temperature like a forecaster

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 12:52
Have you ever wondered why your home or car thermometer gives a different reading to the forecast temperature?

Welsh Conservative leader Andrew RT Davies quits

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:48
Andrew RT Davies had been criticised for saying firms like Airbus should not undermine Brexit.

John Lewis warns of zero first-half profit

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:48
The company says it will close four Waitrose convenience stores and one small supermarket.

Heterosexual couple win right to civil partnership

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:46
A heterosexual couple can have a civil partnership instead of a marriage, the Supreme Court rules.

Gosport hospital deaths: Doctor 'did best for patients'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:46
More than 450 patients died after being prescribed painkillers at Gosport War Memorial Hospital.

John Blair to become first openly gay MLA at Stormont

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:09
The Alliance Party's John Blair is chosen to replace David Ford as South Antrim assembly member.

14,000 fined for parking in disabled bays across Wales

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 09:23
About 14,000 fines issued last year for using disabled parking places without a blue badge.

Westport Lake: Search for missing Ryan Evans enters third day

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 08:49
Specialist divers have been searching for Ryan Evans, 13, missing since Monday evening.

Mother suing Thomas Cook over 'abduction'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 08:13
Janet Alexander said her five-year-old daughter was taken from a kids club during a holiday in Turkey.

'Horrific' sex attack in Leeds treated as attempted murder

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 07:59
Police want to trace a 26-year-old Portuguese man in connection with the attack.

Saddleworth Moor fire: Dozens of residents evacuated from huge fire

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 05:34
Dozens of homes have been evacuated as a fire continues to rage across Saddleworth Moor in Greater Manchester.

'We're about to get deported'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 04:17
Teenage brothers Areeb and Somer Hameed are facing deportation back to Pakistan.

Welsh Book of the Year authors sell as few as 20 copies

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 03:48
Almost half the shortlisted authors for the Welsh Book of the Year awards have sold fewer than 100 copies.

Brexit: Date of departure could be delayed, says Blair

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 03:41
The UK's March 2019 exit could be put back for more talks or another referendum, the ex-PM will say.

Truss warns fellow ministers over spending demands

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 03:25
Extra funds for the NHS was a "one-off", Treasury Secretary Liz Truss says amid a defence budget row.

Children of God cult was 'hell on earth'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 03:02
Verity Carter grew up in a secretive cult that encouraged sexual contact between adults and children.

Plastic coffee cup waste is being cut by a simple change

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 02:51
A university campus has cut the use of disposable cups with a simple change.

The 'new Asbos' issued without the burden of proof

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/27/2018 - 02:42
Prosecutions for breaking the controversial Community Protection Notices are on the rise.

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