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Child sex abuse inquiry public hearings to start

UK News BBC News Feed - 3 hours 4 min ago
The first public sessions will focus on British children sent to Australia between 1945 and 1974.

Children 'should be taught about pornography and sexting'

UK News BBC News Feed - 4 hours 31 min ago
There is also support for compulsory lessons on the impact of sexting, a charity claims.

Older teenagers face biggest funding cuts, says think tank

UK News BBC News Feed - 5 hours 20 sec ago
Sixth forms and further education colleges have been "continually squeezed" for 25 years.

Woman deported to Singapore despite 27-year marriage

UK News BBC News Feed - 5 hours 31 min ago
Irene Clennel has been sent back to Singapore, leaving behind her husband and sons in Britain.

UK government spends £25,000 on judges' security

UK News BBC News Feed - 5 hours 50 min ago
One judge said death threats and fears of hostage-taking and physical assault had become common.

Labour MP Gerald Kaufman dies at 86

UK News BBC News Feed - 6 hours 2 min ago
Sir Gerald had been an MP since 1970 and became the oldest serving member of the Commons in 2015.

Business rates a 'ticking time bomb' for small firms

UK News BBC News Feed - 6 hours 18 min ago
Labour calls for "immediate" relief for companies facing big increases after April's revaluation.

CEO Secrets: 'Why I employ autistic people'

UK News BBC News Feed - 6 hours 35 min ago
Kurt Schoeffer, head of IT company Auticon, explains why he headhunts autistic people.

MPs criticise Theresa May and NHS over 'bickering'

UK News BBC News Feed - 6 hours 36 min ago
The Public Accounts Committee criticises Theresa May and the NHS for "bickering" over funding.

Energy bills: customer switching hits six-year high

UK News BBC News Feed - 6 hours 45 min ago
Consumers are now more likely to seek out better deals, but the regulator warns many still lose out.

Best supporting actress nominee Naomie Harris on getting Oscar ready

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 02/26/2017 - 23:08
Best supporting actress nominee Naomie Harris tells BBC's 5 Live how a facial will get her in the mood for the Oscars

Pupils take part in national robotics competition.

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 02/26/2017 - 18:43
Teams of schoolchildren are tasked with solving a real world problem with the help of a Lego robot.

Welsh rugby international Elli Norkett dies in crash

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 02/26/2017 - 17:47
Elli Norkett, who has died aged 20, was the youngest player at the 2014 Rugby World Cup.

Girl, five, turned away by GP was 'so funny and loving'

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 02/26/2017 - 16:57
A woman pays tribute to her five-year-old granddaughter who died of an asthma attack after being turned away by a GP.

Disability benefits: PIPs should be for 'really disabled'

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 02/26/2017 - 16:27
A key Theresa May aide is criticised over his comments defending changes to the PIPs system.

Mo Farah says he is 'a clean athlete' and 'frustrated' by leaked report on Salazar

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 02/26/2017 - 15:47
Mo Farah says he is a "clean athlete" after a leaked report suggested his American coach may have broken anti-doping rules.

Man critical after car hits five people in Bellingham

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 02/26/2017 - 15:45
One man is critical and four others injured after a Mercedes crashes into them in south-east London.

Man held after deaths of man and woman in Dundee

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 02/26/2017 - 14:47
A 42-year-old man is detained by police after the deaths of a man and woman in Dundee.

'Not time to run away' - Corbyn

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 02/26/2017 - 14:26
Labour's leader says "now is not the time to run away" after losing the Copeland seat to the Tories.

Girl, five, died of asthma attack after GP turned her away

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 02/26/2017 - 13:59
Five-year-old Ellie-May Clark, who was minutes late for an appointment, died of an asthma attack.

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