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Primary league tables: Special-needs pupils struggle with new tests

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 15:16
Primary school league tables show pupils with special needs are dropping further behind their classmates.

Deporting EU rough sleepers from UK unlawful, High Court rules

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 15:00
A Home Office policy of deporting EU nationals found sleeping rough must stop, the High Court rules.

Britain First's Paul Golding and Jayda Fransen arrested

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 14:40
Jayda Fransen re-arrested after appearing in court while Paul Golding was arrested outside the courtroom.

Dick Whittington panto jokes 'too smutty' for children

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 14:17
The star told rude jokes and invited the audience to chant 'Alice loves Dick', says an angry mum.

A look around the new £1bn US embassy

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 14:17
BBC News takes a peek behind the doors of the new US embassy.

A dog's life

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 14:02
Why people think leaving the EU is a "crucial opportunity" to stop puppies being smuggled to the UK.

Speaker criticises David Davis over release of Brexit papers

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 12:41
David Davis was not in contempt of Parliament but some of his actions were "regrettable", says Speaker.

Buttsbury Wash driver rescued from flooded vehicle

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 12:39
The man was stuck in his car in a flooded road in Essex.

Former soldier builds igloo as cool play house for children

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 11:37
Former Royal Engineer Stephen Finn put his skills to use constructing an igloo in his back garden.

Grenfell fire memorial: 'A lot of people will get some healing'

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 11:23
Clarrie Mendy, who lost two family members in the Grenfell fire, asked for a national memorial service.

Fly-tipping up as prosecutions go down

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:06
The number of successful prosecutions brought by councils against fly-tippers has fallen to a record low.

Black Friday lifts UK retail sales in November

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:01
Deals on electrical household appliances boosted sales in November, official figures suggest.

NHS in England told to reveal avoidable deaths data

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 08:21
Most NHS trusts in England will publish information on deaths caused by failings in patient care by 2018.

Salford house fire: Third murder charge

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 07:28
David Worrall, 25, will appear before magistrates later accused of killing four children.

Boy, 5, dies after being hit by car in Bournemouth

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 06:54
The five-year-old boy was killed while crossing the road, police say.

Lambeth Palace: The home of the Archbishop of Canterbury

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 06:14
Take a tour of the home of the Archbishop of Canterbury.

Concern over 'remote supervision' of offenders by phone

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 06:01
Widespread use of the practice in England and Wales is not acceptable, says watchdog report.

The priceless pictures that survived Grenfell fire

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 04:52
Paul believed the photos of his late mother had been destroyed in the Grenfell Tower blaze.

Teacher targets

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 04:14
The shadow education secretary claims the government is missing its teacher recruitment targets.

May heads to Brussels after EU vote loss

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 03:42
The EU summit comes after a Tory rebellion defeats the government in a key vote on Brexit.