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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Iran grants temporary release

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 16:45
British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who Iran says is a spy, is temporarily freed from prison.

Leukaemia survivor Kate Stallard 'can't have children'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 16:15
A woman who survived after being told she had days to live calls for more support for women with cancer.

'Longest-serving' poppy seller Rosemary Powell dies aged 103

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 16:13
Rosemary Powell was awarded an MBE for her service to the Royal British Legion.

BBC presenters open their GCSE results

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 15:14
BBC Breakfast presenters test themselves against the new GCSE grading system by sitting a maths exam.

Dec to get new partner to host I'm A Celebrity... who could it be?

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 14:54
ITV says Declan Donnelly will not be going solo for this year's jungle series while Ant is absent.

Two British Thomas Cook holidaymakers die in Egypt

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 12:35
The British holidaymakers died in Hurghada, Thomas Cook says, as an investigation is launched.

Man arrested over fatal crash Facebook photos

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 12:33
The "distressing" images showed the aftermath of a crash in which Lizzy Keenan, 30, died.

GCSE results rise despite tougher exams

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 11:59
Results have improved in new-look GCSEs, but only 732 got a clean sweep of top nine grades.

Private school sorry for 'inappropriate' video

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 11:52
Mill Hill School says it's seeking legal advice after a music video depicting drug use was filmed on its grounds.

Migration from EU to UK continues to fall, ONS figures show

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 11:15
Net migration from the European Union is at its lowest level since 2012, official data shows.

Wolverhampton crash kills passenger and injures five

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 10:10
A 29-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

Seaside break from homelessness thanks to Oxford project

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 09:50
Thanks to donations an Oxford charity took 30 homeless and vulnerable people to the beach.

Pink and Ed Sheeran help Norwich DJ to propose

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 06:17
The radio presenter calls upon celebrity friends to help him pop the question to his girlfriend.

'No-deal' Brexit advice to be published by UK government

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 01:54
Ministers say the documents will tackle "hair-raising scare stories" about leaving the EU with no deal.

Use honey first for a cough, new guidelines say

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 01:16
Antibiotics should rarely be given for coughs - in most cases they do little to help, officials say.

Facebook IVF fundraising couple announce pregnancy

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 00:57
The pair have a daughter but could not afford a second round of IVF until a Facebook group intervened.

Tyne Bridge upgraded to Grade II* by Historic England

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 00:55
The 93-year-old bridge is a familiar site between Newcastle and Gateshead.

Chinese tourists flock to North Yorkshire chippy

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 00:53
Coachloads of tourists are turning up at Scotts Fish and Chips near York every week.

From cake shop to civil servant - without A-levels

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 00:51
Claire Hughes quit school at 16 to work in a cupcake shop but the story didn't end there.

Patient waited 62 hours for ambulance

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 08/23/2018 - 00:50
Four ambulance trusts report taking at least 24 hours to reach some people who called for help.

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