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Smoking ban plan for playgrounds and hospital grounds

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 10:11
A strengthening of laws to ban smoking in public places in Wales is being put forward.

Josh Hanson murder: Shane O'Brien on world's 'most wanted' list

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 09:23
Suspected killer Shane O'Brien has been travelling "extensively" with sightings reported in Gibraltar, Nice in France and Prague.

Homebase sold for £1 as DIY disaster ends for Wesfarmers

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 09:12
The sale ends a costly foray into the UK home improvement market for Australia's Wesfarmers.

YouTube star John 'TotalBiscuit' Bain dies aged 33

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 09:11
Game critic John Bain - known as TotalBiscuit and the Cynical Brit - dies of cancer.

Sheffield student with cleft lip bullied for the way he looked

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 08:25
A 13-year-old boy bullied because of his cleft lip is working with a charity to help others like him.

Danny Boyle to direct next Bond film

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 07:35
Daniel Craig's fifth outing as the secret agent is due to be released in the UK from 25 October 2019.

Officials say roses are 'nuisance' to passers-by

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 06:23
Officials say the roses are a nuisance - but to Thelma Peppert they are her "pride and joy".

Why NHS costs just keep going up

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 06:19
Economists warn the NHS will need an extra 4% a year - £2,000 per UK household - for the next 15 years.

London teen charged with terror offences

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 06:07
An 18-year-old man from Harrow has been charged with 10 offences under the Terrorism Act.

Tanya Burr's 'daunting' move from YouTube to acting

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 05:21
The 28-year-old, who has 9m followers online, is making her stage debut in London.

Police mugshot deletion scheme criticised for lack of transparency

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 05:11
Thousands of people may be unaware they can have their photos deleted on the police database.

Poor wi-fi means Conwy valley pupil does homework in lay-by

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 01:36
A 12-year-old is so frustrated by no broadband - she has to do homework in the car a mile from home.

The rise of the dog-napper

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 01:21
Police forces have released figures showing reports of stolen pets are on the rise.

SNP to launch growth report on economics of independence

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 01:20
The report on the economics of an independent Scotland will suggest incentives to attract skilled migrant workers.

(Miniature) railway staff go on strike

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 01:14
A seaside miniature railway's future is in doubt after derailments and resignation of volunteers.

BBC reporter on Blackpool's ICON ride with rollercoaster fan

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 01:12
Rollercoaster fan Michael Butt enjoys Blackpool's new ride - but the BBC's Ian Haslam is less keen.

Parachute murder plot

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 00:50
The mother of Emile Cilliers' oldest two children tells the BBC about life with the attempted murderer.

The Biggest Weekend: Why bands abandoned Belfast

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 00:42
As Belfast hosts the Biggest Weekend, BBC News NI looks back at a time when bands did not come to NI.

Six acts to discover at Swansea Biggest Weekend

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 00:42
A look at some of the up-and-coming artists BBC Music Introducing is giving a leg up to.

Cancer patient feels 'privileged to be alive' after NHS trial treatment

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 00:40
Taking part in clinical trials can bring enormous benefits, but few people are signing up