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'Person trapped' as car plunges into River Clyde

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 15:20
Emergency services believe one person is trapped after a car plunges into the River Clyde near Glasgow.

Hospitals given green light to miss wait time targets

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 15:19
More than 50 hospitals in England have been given the green light to miss key waiting time targets this year to help ease their financial problems.

Dating site murderer Miles Donnelly jailed for life

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 15:18
A man who murdered a single mother he met on a dating website is jailed for life.

Firm fined £234,000 over Arbroath pool death

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 14:04
A schoolboy died after being submerged for just 51 seconds in a pool that had no lifeguards and no-one able to give first aid, a court hears.

Diver retrieves £10k heirloom ring in Majorca

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 14:00
A veteran diver who retrieved a holidaymaker's lost ring - worth £10,000 - from the Mediterranean seabed says it was "fairly easy" to find.

Nearly six million fraud and cyber crimes last year, ONS says

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 13:36
Almost six million fraud and cyber crimes were committed last year in England and Wales, new figures from the Office for National Statistics suggest.

'Why I want to joust at the Olympics'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 13:34
English Heritage says it's time jousting was taken more seriously as a sport - and it should be made an Olympic sport.

RSPCA warning as cats lose parts of ears due to sun damage

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 13:08
The RSPCA issues a warning after two white cats have parts of their ears removed due to sun damage.

Q&A: Vitamin D

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 13:03
Should everyone be taking vitamin D supplements, as nutrition experts now recommend?

Hollande will tell Theresa May he wants Brexit talks to begin soon

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 12:15
Francois Hollande will tell UK Prime Minister Theresa May he will not accept any delay to Brexit negotiations, when they meet for talks later.

Olympics: Include jousting in Games, petition urges

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 12:11
English Heritage launches a petition calling for the medieval pursuit of jousting to be made an Olympic sport.

BFG secrets

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 12:07
As Steven Spielberg's film version of Roald Dahl's classic BFG is released in the UK, the stars tell Newsbeat about some of the secrets of filming the movie.

Jeremy Corbyn: Labour MPs must back party

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 11:33
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has urged Labour MPs to "get behind the party" once the current leadership contest has concluded.

Sir Ben Ainslie hopes to bring America's Cup home to UK

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 10:49
Sir Ben Ainslie is hoping to bring the America's Cup to Britain for the first time in its 165 year history, with his high-speed catamaran.

More misery for BT broadband users after new power cut

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 10:40
BT and Plusnet users were unable to access some websites again, after problems with the service yesterday.

30 days on, how does the UK feel about leaving the EU?

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 10:10
One month after Britain voted to leave the EU, how are people in the UK feeling about it?

Holiday attack: 'I thought I was going to be murdered'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 10:04
A British doctor who was raped on an all-female sailing holiday in the Caribbean is taking legal action against the travel company who, she says, didn't do enough to protect her.

Arrest after drone spotted at Huddersfield-Liverpool game

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 09:27
A man is arrested after a drone was flown over Huddersfield Town's home game with Liverpool FC.

RAF Marham: Serviceman threatened with knife near airbase

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 09:00
A serviceman is threatened with a knife near RAF Marham prompting a police hunt for two men.

Boy, 3, with external organs outside his abdomen has successful operation

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 08:52
The father of a three-year-old boy born with organs outside his abdomen says he "cannot express the joy" following a successful operation in Oxford.

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