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Eurotunnel service 'operating normally' after Calais clashes

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 12:36
Services through the Channel Tunnel are normal, says Eurotunnel, after clashes involving migrants caused delays on Monday.

Peake: 'I would return to space in a heartbeat'

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 12:36
Tim Peake says he would go back into space "in a heartbeat" after his six-month mission to the space station.

Butterfly effect

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 12:20
How a mother campaigns to get people talking about babies who die.

Strawberry moon

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 12:14
A strawberry moon occurs in June and marks the beginning of the strawberry season. Here's a selection of your pictures.

Ellie Butler: Parents staged 999 call over murdered daughter

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 12:11
A man has been found guilty of murdering his six-year-old daughter just 11 months after she was returned to his care following a custody battle.

Violent father

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 12:00
How did a father with a history of violence win back care of the daughter he would go on to kill?

Man severely burnt at Glastonbury Festival dies

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 11:37
A man who suffered severe burns at the Glastonbury Festival site has died, police say.

WW2 devices blown up on Moray beach

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 11:24
Five devices are blown up on a Moray beach once thought to have been used to train soldiers for D-Day landings.

FGM: 'I was eight ... women held my legs'

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 09:32
A campaign to raise awareness of Female Genital Mutilation has been launched in an area of the UK which has a large Somali population.

Stonehenge solstice: Number of revellers falls by half

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 07:53
Crowds who gathered at Stonehenge at dawn to mark the summer solstice were down by about half this year, English Heritage says.

Staying home?

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 05:15
MP Stuart Donaldson says he's concerned leaving the European Union could affect going on holiday in places like Zante and Magaluf.

Victims as young as one abused by online predators, says NSPCC

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 02:39
A one-year-old baby was among thousands of child victims of sex abuse with an online element in the past year, police figures obtained by the NSPCC show.

US election: Arrested Briton 'wanted to shoot Donald Trump'

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 02:12
A Briton arrested at a Donald Trump rally trying to seize a police gun said he wanted to kill the candidate, court papers say.

Bank payment delay plan to halt scams

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 02:00
Vulnerable people should be allowed to place a delay on large payments leaving their bank to protect them from scams, a report says.

Explosive drama

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 01:16
A century on from an explosion at a munitions factory, a new play tells the story of the UK's single largest loss of female life in World War One.

MP Jo Cox's husband praises £1m memorial fund donations

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 01:12
The husband of killed MP Jo Cox thanks the public for their "incredible generosity" after a charity fund set up in her memory reaches £1m.

BBC's Caroline Wyatt 'determined' after MS diagnosis

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 00:59
BBC journalist Caroline Wyatt says she is "determined to make the most of her life" after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.

Game, dataset and match

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 00:59
As Wimbledon prepares to use emotion-tracking cameras at this year's tennis championships, sport is becoming increasingly digital for fans, players and venues alike.

Up to half of UK people living in pain

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 00:57
Around 28m people in the UK are living in chronic pain from conditions such as arthritis, researchers estimate.

Hard-and-fast prostate radiotherapy 'a win-win for NHS'

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 00:57
The NHS could save money and patients' time by giving fewer but stronger doses of radiotherapy treatment for prostate cancer, say experts.

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