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Jeremy Corbyn wins second Labour leadership contest

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 12:14
Jeremy Corbyn speaks after he wins a second Labour leadership contest.

Shopkeeper biter and accomplice jailed for wine theft

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 10:57
Thieves who hit and bit a Carlisle shopkeeper who tried to stop them stealing wine worth £14 are jailed for 15 months.

Gender pay gap to remain until 2069, report says

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 10:25
The gender pay gap in the UK will not close until 2069 based on current salary progressions, research suggests.

Pippa Middleton iCloud hack claims investigated by police

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 10:06
Police investigate claims an iCloud account reportedly belonging to the Duchess of Cambridge's sister Pippa Middleton has been hacked and private photographs stolen.

Three arrested over Poplar 'chicken shop row' murder

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 09:55
Three people are arrested over the death of a Czech man following an altercation at a fried chicken shop in east London.

A look back over Jeremy Corbyn's career

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 08:02
The BBC's Jim Reed looks back over the political career of Jeremy Corbyn.

How Owen Smith rose to prominence

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 08:02
The BBC's Jim Reed looks back over the career of Owen Smith.

16 months of Labour turbulence

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 07:44
The BBC's Jim Reed looks at the 16 months since ex-Labour leader Ed Miliband stepped down.

Labour leadership: Corbyn and Smith await election result

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 01:33
The outcome of the Labour leadership election between Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith will be announced later amid calls for party unity after months of in-fighting.

Up Pompeii

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 01:29
Pop group Bastille look back at their rise from a pub band to international pop stars in the space of just five years.

Newspaper headlines: Takeaway cleanliness and Pippa 'hacked'

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 00:27
Saturday's national newspapers feature stories about the cleanliness of takeaways in the UK as well as an alleged hack of Pippa Middleton.

Happiness index finds Scots home workers are most content

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 00:20
People who work from home are the happiest workers in Scotland, according to a new happiness index.

Rise in mothers aged over 45 in England

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 00:13
The rate of babies born to women aged 45 and over in England has risen by more than a third since 2009, analysis of official statistics reveals.

National Grid deal 'should be halted', says GMB union

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 09/24/2016 - 00:01
The sale of National Grid's gas distribution arm should be put on hold, according to the GMB Union.

Twaddell: Agreement reached over long-running parade dispute

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 23:17
An agreement is reached to resolve a long-running Orange Order parade dispute in north Belfast.

Wladimir Klitschko v Tyson Fury postponed: World heavyweight rematch on hold

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 22:22
British world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury postpones his rematch with Wladimir Klitschko again after being declared "medically unfit".

Soap star Tracy Brabin to stand in Jo Cox by-election

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 22:05
Former soap-actress Tracy Brabin is selected as Labour's candidate for the Batley and Spen by-election prompted by the death of Jo Cox.

Battle for Mosul: RAF steps up air strikes on Islamic State stronghold

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 22:00
Britain's air force is "stepping up" its aerial bombardment of the Iraqi city of Mosul in preparation for an Iraqi government offensive on the city, held by self-styled Islamic State.

Clothes by the kilo

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 21:59
Anyone over thirty-five might look at you blankly if you mention vintage kilo sales, but they are increasingly popular with teenagers and students looking for cheap, fashionable clothing.

Labour suspends members in Bristol for 'breaking party rules'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 20:43
Two hundred Labour party members are suspended in Bristol for breaking party rules, the local party chair says.

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