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National Parks competition won by Peak District photo

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 13:42
The photography competition celebrates the 70th anniversary of UK national parks.

Children learn secrets of performing stand-up comedy

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 13:36
Comedian Jay Lafferty teaches the youngsters how to make an audience laugh

Fake Xanax pills sold to pupils 'may contain Fentanyl'

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 13:01
A batch of counterfeit pills sold to schoolchildren in Sussex may have contained the synthetic opioid.

Andrea Levy: Small Island and Long Song author dies aged 62

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:56
Sir Lenny Henry leads tributes to the writer, whose novels focused on race and the Windrush generation.

Alesha MacPhail murder trial: 'Evidence' dumped in skip

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:40
A police sergeant binned a hooded top that had been recovered days after the six-year-old's body was found.

Schwimmer 'doppelganger' denies fraud and theft charges

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:33
Judge Beverley Lunt asked Preston Crown Court: "Is this the Ross from Friends case?"

Schoolchildren go on strike over climate change

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:28
Thousands of people gather in London, as students around the UK miss school to call for action.

Tilly Lockey: 'I can paint with my bionic arms'

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:24
Tilly Lockey, 13, has bionic arms that are so sophisticated she can now use a paintbrush and apply make-up.

Ashton-under-Lyne: Man 'fighting for life' after trying to stop carjacking

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:22
The man, 59, has been left with serious head injuries after being struck by his own red Citroen C1.

Heck's 'Sausage World' on hold after EU funding blow

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:19
The family-run sausage firm Heck plans to build an attraction at its base in Kirklington, near Bedale.

Axe murderer Nathan Davis jailed for at least 28 years

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:10
Nathan Davis fatally attacked Craig Barker after seeking revenge when his girlfriend had been punched.

Brexit: Theresa May pushes on with her deal after latest defeat

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 11:39
The PM will return to Brussels "within days", despite her strategy being rejected by MPs.

Which banks do customers love or hate?

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 11:20
The UK's competition body lists the top, and bottom, rated banks for customer satisfaction.

Car used to break into Wallsend's Forum Shopping Centre

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 10:52
CCTV shows the burglars driving in and then ransacking an O2 store in North Tyneside.

Woods near Inverness city centre taken over by charity

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 10:51
John Barron purchased the woods in Inverness for his wife Aithne more than 40 years ago.

Obituary: Andrea Levy

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 09:52
Prize-winning novelist - who told the stories of the Windrush generation and their children - dies at 62.

BBC's This Week to end as host Andrew Neil steps down

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 09:34
BBC's late-night political programme will not return, as host Andrew Neil decides to step down.

Climate strike: Why are students striking and will it have an impact?

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 09:08
Across the UK, students are set to take part in a climate strike, but will it make a difference?

Derry City: UK football club staying in Europe after Brexit

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 06:16
After Brexit, Derry City will be the only UK-based club competing in a league within the European Union.

Cheryl Grimmer: Murder charge in toddler's 1970 disappearance dropped

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 05:35
The disappearance of UK-born Cheryl Grimmer is one of Australia's longest-running mysteries.