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Frightened Rabbit preparing for 'highly emotional' return

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 01:54
The indie band is getting ready for their first performance since singer Scott Hutchison killed himself.

Call for women to take up jobs working with trees

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 01:52
Inverness-based Jacqui Waring, who has been working in the industry for 23 years, is involved in the initiative.

New Scottish film studio site announced

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 01:49
An enormous industrial building is identified as the home of a major film and television studio for Scotland.

Strictly Come Dancing: Is Ashley Roberts 'too good' to be a contestant?

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 01:15
Many viewers are unhappy about the Pussycat Doll's previous dance experience.

Teenage dancer's alopecia wig routine is online hit

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 01:12
Josie Sanders, who has alopecia, came up with a powerful routine to inspire others to "be themselves".

Children tell of life in a warzone

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 01:07
Drawings by young refugees show how their lives have been affected by conflict.

Buzzcocks lead singer dies at 63

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 00:55
Pete Shelley co-founded the Buzzcocks, one of the UK's best known punk bands in the 70s

Reality Check: Your Christmas tree's carbon footprint

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 00:41
What impact do Christmas trees have on the environment and should you go fake or fir?

Grandparents 'key to tackling youth anxiety epidemic'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 00:37
Childline founder says mental ill health epidemic is partly down to the fragmentation of the family.

Oxbridge 'over-recruits from eight schools'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 00:36
More Oxbridge places go to a handful of private schools than 3,000 state schools put together.

Greenham Common pictures highlight life in the peace camps

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 00:35
An exhibition will show photographs of life at Greenham Common's women peace camps in the 1980s.

Quiz of the Week: What's this boy's claim to fame?

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 00:09
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world during the past seven days?

Big Short investor bets against UK banks

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 00:01
Steve Eisman predicts that the British banking industry will fall in value as the UK leaves the EU.

Surge in gas and ram-raid ATM attacks

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 12/07/2018 - 00:00
Attempts to steal cash by breaking into ATMs rises from 400 attacks in 2014 to 723 last year, a report says.

Newspaper headlines: NHS concerns on front pages

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 23:55
Stories about pressures on the health service lead some papers, while others continue to focus on Brexit.

Buzzcocks singer Pete Shelley dies at 63

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 21:46
The band he fronted are best known for the hit Ever Fallen in Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've).

Brexit: Senior Tory suggests vote could be delayed

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 21:06
Sir Graham Brady "would welcome" a delay in the Brexit vote if it would help resolve MPs' concerns.

Brexit: ITV scraps plans for TV debate between leaders

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 20:08
The channel had invited Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn to go head-to-head in a debate on Sunday.

Why sports betting adverts are dangerous and why everyone agrees they need to be curbed

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 18:33
New proposals will see a reduction in sports betting adverts on TV, but will it have any impact and why does it matter?

Xanax: Treatment for addiction rises sharply in children

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/06/2018 - 18:14
Experts say young people are finding anti-anxiety drugs online with no idea of their strength.

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