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Eddy Amoo: The Real Thing singer dies at 73

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 19:23
He performed on hits like You To Me Are Everything and Feel the Force in the 1970s.

Drug suspect on toilet strike for 37 days 'could die'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 18:33
A court hears the man has refused to use the toilet for 37 days, believed to be a record in custody.

Louella Michie Bestival death: Man charged with manslaughter

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 18:31
Louella Fletcher-Michie was found dead in woods on the edge of the festival site at Lulworth Castle.

UK weather: Spring 'postponed' as cold snap hits UK

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 18:10
Freezing air from Russia could give the UK its coldest February week for five years.

Aid organisations 'truly sorry' for sector's failings

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 17:14
Charities publish joint letter of apology following allegations of sexual misconduct.

Coventry 'hit-and-run' death scene 'like bomb went off'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 17:05
Victims Casper and Corey Platt-May, two and six, were "lovely, lovely boys", their grandfather says.

Why the UK will be so cold next week

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 17:01
Temperatures are expected to plunge in Britain next week with the possibility of more snow – but why?

Rugby rape trial: Jackson 'horrified' by claim

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 16:58
Ulster and Ireland player Paddy Jackson says the alleged victim followed him up to his bedroom twice.

'We're on our way,' says 96-year-old expat votes campaigner

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 16:42
Harry Shindler, 96, celebrates as bill to give all British expats the vote moves a step closer to law.

Snails too 'sluggish' to race in Devon due to cold

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 16:14
Due to their being cold-blooded, the snails are too dozy to race during the cold snap.

Luton teacher banned for telling pupil he was 'falling deeply in love'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 15:25
Emmanuel Egbe was at an all-girls school when he began messaging a pupil, a misconduct panel hears.

Manchester's Oxford Road sees nearly 150,000 bus lane fines in five months

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 15:22
Almost 1,000 drivers per day were fined for straying into bus lanes on a Manchester road in five months.

Stephen Fry speaks of 'aggressive' prostate cancer

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 14:00
British comedian says he has been keeping his head down since his cancer operation in early January.

'Disbelief and discontent' over rail timetable delays

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 13:27
New train timetables could be published just four weeks before journeys are due to happen

Aunts pay tribute to brothers killed in Coventry crash

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 13:24
Casper and Corey Platt-May were hit by a car as they crossed a road in Coventry.

KFC's apology for running out of chicken is pretty cheeky

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 12:42
The fast-food chain switched the three letters in its name around to apologise to customers.

Plastic straws could be banned, suggests Michael Gove

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 12:25
The environment secretary suggests outlawing plastic straws could be easier after Brexit.

Stephen Fry recovering from prostate cancer surgery

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 12:25
The presenter had surgery for prostate cancer and said "it all seemed to go pretty well".

RBS reports first profit in 10 years

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 12:17
The taxpayer-owned bank has reported an annual profit for the first time since the financial crisis.

EU arsenic warning over magnetic putty children's toy

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 12:01
A magnetic putty toy is no longer on sale after dangerous levels of arsenic were found in a product.

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