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Met commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe to retire

UK News BBC News Feed - 2 hours 47 min ago
Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe is to retire in 2017 after five years as the commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, the force announces.

Omagh bombing: European court dismisses real IRA men's claim

UK News BBC News Feed - 2 hours 57 min ago
A European court has dismissed a claim by men found liable for the Omagh bomb that court action against them was unfair.

Brexit: Italian PM Matteo Renzi warns UK over EU rights

UK News BBC News Feed - 3 hours 13 min ago
It will be "impossible" for Brexit talks to result in a deal that gives Britons more rights than others outside the EU, Italian PM Matteo Renzi says.

Girl abducted walking to school in Oxford

UK News BBC News Feed - 4 hours 14 min ago
A teenage girl walking to school is abducted by two men and subjected to a serious sexual assault.

'British people made bad decision on EU'

UK News BBC News Feed - 5 hours 17 min ago
Italy's PM says it will be "impossible" for Brexit talks to provide a deal that gives British people more rights than those outside the EU.

Cardiff Queen Street: Inquiries into fatal stabbings continue

UK News BBC News Feed - 6 hours 46 min ago
Police continue to question a man on suspicion of murdering a couple who were found stabbed on a Cardiff street near to where they worked.

Police body cameras 'cut complaints against officers'

UK News BBC News Feed - 7 hours 45 min ago
Police body cameras can dramatically reduce the number of complaints against officers, a major research project suggests.

Farm subsidies: Payment to billionaire prince sparks anger

UK News BBC News Feed - 9 hours 33 min ago
Campaigners call for reform as figures reveal taxpayers are paying more than £400,000 a year to subsidise a Saudi billionaire's farm.

Sir Cliff's 101st album to feature Elvis 'duet'

UK News BBC News Feed - 9 hours 55 min ago
Sir Cliff Richard is performing a "duet" with none other than the late Elvis Presley on his upcoming 101st album.

Nurseries at risk as staffing crisis hits, campaigners say

UK News BBC News Feed - 10 hours 3 min ago
Nurseries in England are struggling to recruit qualified staff putting them at risk of closure, campaigners warn.

Common painkillers 'increase heart failure risk'

UK News BBC News Feed - 10 hours 48 min ago
Taking a common kind of painkiller is linked to an increased risk of heart failure, a study suggests.

Newspaper review: Football fallout on front pages

UK News BBC News Feed - 10 hours 53 min ago
The fallout from allegations of "inappropriate" payments to football managers continue to dominate the front pages, with new claims emerging.

Hinkley Point contract to be signed

UK News BBC News Feed - 11 hours 16 min ago
The government and French energy giant EDF are set to sign the key contract for the new £18bn Hinkley Point C nuclear power station.

'Thumbs up' for Trafalgar Square's fourth plinth artwork

UK News BBC News Feed - 12 hours 24 min ago
The 11th artwork to sit on Trafalgar Square's Fourth Plinth is to be unveiled later.

NHS negligence claims hit £1.4bn

UK News BBC News Feed - 12 hours 26 min ago
NHS trusts in England paid out more than £1.4bn in medical negligence claims last year, up from £583m in 2008.

An excuse to shop

UK News BBC News Feed - 12 hours 34 min ago
Tourists continue to flock to the UK after the Brexit vote, but could an exit from the EU have long-term ill-effects on tourism?

Barnsley boss suspended over 'corruption'

UK News BBC News Feed - 12 hours 37 min ago
Barnsley suspend assistant manager Tommy Wright after he is named in a Daily Telegraph investigation alleging corruption in football.

Sir Tom Jones to return to The Voice with ITV

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/28/2016 - 23:58
ITV invites Sir Tom Jones to return as one of the judges on talent show The Voice after he was dropped by the BBC.

Child abuse inquiry counsel Ben Emmerson QC suspended

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/28/2016 - 22:20
The most senior lawyer for the independent inquiry into child sexual abuse in England and Wales is suspended over concerns about "aspects" of his team leadership.

Bidder 'hopeful' of Tata UK steelworks deal

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 09/28/2016 - 21:41
A bidder for three Tata UK steelworks hopes to reach a deal "within weeks", according to industry sources, but Tata says it is still in talks with a number of parties.

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