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'I saved my teenage son's life with a defibrillator'

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 00:53
Stuart Askew helped save his son's life with a device which he had himself installed just two days previously.

'I was kidnapped in London and trafficked for sex'

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 00:52
Anna came to London from Romania in 2011 intending to study, but she was snatched off the street, flown to Ireland and sold for sex.

Why GDP includes the illegal drugs trade

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 00:31
Our main measure for the economy is GDP, and it includes the illegal drugs trade.

Two teenagers injured in Clarkston park disturbance

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 00:31
One 16-year-old boy was stabbed while another received a head wound in Clarkston, East Renfrewshire.

The UK's largest wall mural

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 00:27
The 1400 square metre connectivity mural has been completed in Shoreditch, London.

Down the sofa?: 169 million old £1 coins not returned

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 00:27
More than nine months after they stopped being legal tender, about 169m round £1 coins are outstanding.

Battle over rail tunnels at Lord's cricket ground rumbles on

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 00:14
As England and India players prepare for the second Test at Lord's there is a wrangle rumbling away not far from their feet.

Newspaper headlines: Boris Johnson apology call and 'Wild West Britain'

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 00:09
Headlines focus on the ex-foreign secretary's burka comments and a boy's death in a suspected arson attack.

Junk food advert ban for KFC and Kellogg's

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 00:05
The advertising watchdog found the firms breached rules about fat, sugar and salt content.

Paisley faces UK's first MP recall petition

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 00:02
If 10% of constituents in North Antrim sign the petition a by-election will be triggered.

Scanning homeless people with smartphones to donate money

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 22:14
A scheme in Oxford wants to provide homeless people with QR codes, so people can donate to them using smartphones.

Murder charge over London drill rapper stab death

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 21:58
Drill rapper Siddique Kamara, also known as Incognito, died after being found stabbed in London.

European Championships 2018: Dina Asher-Smith wins 100m in British record time

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 20:56
Dina Asher-Smith sets a new British record time of 10.85 seconds for the 100m as she storms away from the field to win gold at the European Championships in Glasgow.

Fan shortage reported by stores and shoppers

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 20:07
Customers say fans are out of stock in branches of Tesco, Argos, Sainsbury's and Wilko.

BBC's Frank Gardner left stuck on Heathrow plane for a second time

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 20:01
Security correspondent Frank Gardner, a wheelchair user, says he was stranded on an aircraft at Heathrow.

Birmingham prison: 'Armed men' set cars on fire outside jail

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 18:13
Several cars are set ablaze in a car park as masked men make off in a vehicle near HMP Birmingham.

'Firenado' develops from plastic pallets blaze near Swadlincote

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 18:09
Firefighters said the cool air meeting hot air had caused the rare force of nature.

Instagram removed Tommy Robinson account 'by mistake'

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 18:02
The picture-sharing network says the account was removed "in error".

Murder inquiry after boy, 7, dies in fire

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 17:53
The father of Joel Urhie, whose body was found, says: "It's terrible, the pain we cannot forget."

Conwy Council accused of 'wasting' police time in Llanrwst cafe dispute

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 17:46
Conwy Council asked for officers to oversee the removal of tables and chairs from outside a cafe.