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Standalone TSB picks up customers

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 08:47
Newly independent bank TSB says it is attracting more new customers than it had expected.

More charges over New Forest killing

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 08:42
Two more people are charged over the death of a mother of five in the New Forest.

Ashya King due to finish treatment

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 08:37
Brain tumour patient Ashya King will receive his final dose of proton beam therapy later, the clinic treating him says.

GP shortage could shut practice

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 08:15
Health officials are due to make a decision on whether to close a doctors' surgery in Gwynedd amid concern over recruiting GPs.

'England can win Four Nations'

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 08:14
Full-back Sam Tomkins says it is down to the players to perform and ensure that England win the Four Nations.

Caption Challenge: You crazy arms

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 07:59
It's the Caption Challenge. Oh yes it is.

Where are the unhappy West Ham fans?

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 07:58
BBC Sport pundit Robbie Savage on how West Ham boss Sam Allardyce has turned things round after fans called for him to go.

Sex, drugs and the EU budget

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 07:46
The surprising reasons why UK owes more to Europe

'Execute travellers' Tory suspended

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 07:44
A Tory councillor from Maidenhead who joked that travellers refusing eviction should be "executed" is suspended by his party.

In pictures: Grayson Perry exhibition

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 07:24
Grayson Perry captures the state of the nation

VIDEO: Five of Luis Suarez's best goals

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 07:10
With Luis Suarez in line to make his Barcelona debut in El Clasico against Real Madrid on Saturday, BBC Sport looks back at five of his best Premier League goals for Liverpool.

US firm fine for underpaying Indians

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 06:45
US authorities penalise a Silicon Valley company for "grossly underpaying" eight workers brought over from India for a special project.

VIDEO: WTA tennis finals 'historic moment'

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 06:25
The Women's Tennis Association finals are being held in Asia for the first time. Sharanjit Leyl speaks to the chair and chief executive of the WTA, Stacey Allaster.

HK protesters to ballot on proposals

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 06:09
Protest leaders in Hong Kong are to ballot their supporters over whether to accept the government's proposals and end their occupation of the city.

Hope for son who vanished in 2004

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 06:05
The mother of a man who went missing on a golfing trip exactly 10 years ago says she has not given up hope of seeing him again.

Law change call for sex messages

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 05:48
Campaigners want it to be made illegal for adults to send sexual messages to children.

The biggest game in club history?

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 05:34
History, wealth and worldwide appeal - why this weekend’s El Clasico really is a football match like no other, writes Tom Fordyce.

Plans for 1,000 more student flats

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 05:27
Two developers are considering submitting planning applications for another 1,000 student flats in Belfast city centre.

Science chief warns on acid oceans

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 05:18
The UK's chief scientist says the oceans face a serious and growing risk from man-made carbon emissions.

EU 'surcharge' and Stardust tributes - paper review

BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 05:00
Anger over the EU's demands for an extra £1.7bn from the UK and tributes to the late pop star Alvin Stardust feature in Friday's newspapers.
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