UK News BBC News Feed

Subscribe to UK News BBC News Feed feed UK News BBC News Feed
BBC News - UK
Updated: 5 hours 57 min ago

Face mask found in chicken nugget in Aldershot

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 12:03
A mother says her daughter nearly choked on the face mask.

Coronavirus second wave: Wales' chief medical officer worried winter spike 'likely'

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 11:27
The Welsh chief medical officer says the NHS is planning ahead but needs to "watch very carefully".

Coronavirus: Government performance a pantomime, says actors' union

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 10:28
The actors’ union says Boris Johnson's "lack of clarity" has made audiences “cringe”.

New car registrations see first rise this year

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 10:14
Figures for July show an 11.3% post-lockdown increase in new vehicles registered.

Police dog finds missing mum and baby on first shift

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 09:24
Max, a two-year-old German Shepherd cross, joined Dyfed-Powys Police in February.

Wadebridge petrol station couple's murderer granted appeal

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 08:56
Lee Firkins (left) has a "real possibility" of having his murder conviction overturned, lawyers say.

Are people following public transport mask rule in Wales?

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 06:58
One Covid-19 survivor says he will not take the train because so many are failing to wear masks.

Coronavirus in Wales: NHS gets £800m to prepare for second wave

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 06:43
Most of the money will be used to boost supplies of personal protective equipment.

John Hume: A lesser-known life of fish, finance and football

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 06:28
As one of NI's biggest political figures is laid to rest, we look at his life outside politics.

John Hume: Funeral of former SDLP leader to be held in Derry

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 06:24
Former SDLP leader John Hume helped create the climate to end the Troubles in Northern Ireland.

Coronavirus: Kate wears a mask for first time on charity visit

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 05:53
Visiting a baby bank, the Duchess of Cambridge says families' lockdown struggles moved her to tears.

Duke of Edinburgh to feature in VJ Day commemorations

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 04:54
The 99-year-old will appear on large screens across the country in a photo montage on 15 August.

Coronavirus: UK made serious mistake over border policy, say MPs

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 04:34
A Commons committee says ministers were slow to recognise the risk of importing Covid-19 from Europe.

TV watching and online streaming surge during lockdown

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 04:01
UK adults spent double the usual amount of time watching small screens, research shows.

Coronavirus: Ethnic minorities 'over-exposed' to Covid-19

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 03:41
They "face greater barriers" when trying to protect themselves from coronavirus, a report says.

Coronavirus: Crisis-hit Virgin Atlantic files for bankruptcy

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 03:37
At the same time Virgin Australia's new owner Bain Capital is cutting around 3,000 jobs at the airline.

Schools 'must come before pubs and restaurants in future'

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 03:14
England's children's commissioner says the fundamental right to an education should be prioritised ahead of pubs.

Lockdown services revive appeal of the church in Scotland

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 01:32
Online services have attracted people who would not go to church and created bigger "virtual congregations".

Don't demolish old buildings, urge architects

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 00:52
Knocking down defunct structures sends a wrecking ball through carbon targets, architects say.

Autism in children: 'Many families face council discrimination'

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 00:46
Dozens of English councils discriminate against children with autism, legal experts say.

Pages