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Theresa May: UK will withhold funding from UN unless it reforms

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 21:11
Addressing the UN General Assembly, Prime Minister Theresa May says the UK will withhold millions in funding unless the UN achieves "sufficient results".

The RAF has killed more than 3,000 IS fighters in Iraq and Syria

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 20:56
The UK's campaign against Islamic State in Iraq began in 2014, and in Syria the following year.

Mark Sampson sacked as England women's manager

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:53
Mark Sampson is sacked as England women's manager following evidence of "unacceptable" behaviour with female players in a previous role.

Lucy Fizz: Transgender icon becomes face of Glitterbox

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:50
How transgender dancer Lucy Fizz is challenging society's view of the LGBT community.

Ryanair compensation info 'woefully short' says Which?

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:43
Ryanair says it has now emailed all customers advising them of flight changes and offering refunds.

Queensbury raid uncovers 35 men living in house

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:35
The three-bedroom house in north west London was found to have "wall-to-wall" mattresses.

RAF heads off Russian jets near Scotland

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:33
Two RAF Typhoons were sent to monitor two Russian planes heading to the UK's "area of interest".

Thomas Cook pilots to strike on Saturday

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:00
Thomas Cook pilots to strike at the weekend after talks fail in a continuing pay dispute.

UK scientists edit DNA of human embryos

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:01
Understanding the first moments of life could lead to better IVF and explain why women miscarry.

Online battlefield

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 17:21
The prime minister wants tech companies to do more to tackle extremist content. They say it's not that easy.

Dying breed?

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 17:06
Film stars and other celebrities may influence choice of baby names but it seems politicians don't.

Take Me Out contestant 'took his own life'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:01
Charlie Watkins lost his job because he took four days off to film the TV show, an inquest hears.

McCain's dismay over online abuse for TV ad gay dads

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 15:29
The couple were described as "sick" on social media after featuring in a TV advert for McCain chips.

Scarborough boy Maison Hirstle, 4, 'hanged' by hoodie

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 14:29
The boy was found after a man noticed a door was stuck and saw a child's feet behind it.

Nottingham gas explosion: Two seriously injured

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 14:16
Witnesses say a gas tanker exploded and lifted "10ft off the ground" in Nottingham.

M1 closure object 'possibly hydrochloric acid'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 14:12
The black bin bag held a container which had a "highly corrosive" substance inside, police say.

Transgender pupils 'leaving schools over rights breaches'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 14:11
Families are starting to take transgender children out of schools over human rights, it is claimed.

Birmingham bin strike halted after court ruling

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 13:58
A full trial will take place to determine if council bosses acted unlawfully in issuing redundancy notices.

Parsons Green bombing: Two more arrested over Tube attack

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 13:51
The arrests of two men in south Wales bring the total held over Friday's Tube terror attack to five.

Rashan Charles death: Police officer not suspended

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 13:42
The Independent Police Complaints Commission said the officer had been placed on restricted duties.

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