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Ewan McGregor's fight for child refugees

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 06:07
As a high-level summit is due to take place in New York on migrants, Ewan McGregor tells of his work for Unicef.

Corbyn in 'reach out' pledge to Labour MPs

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 04:08
Jeremy Corbyn pledges to unite his party and reconnect with voters if he is re-elected Labour leader this week.

Fire service rescuing more obese people across UK

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 02:05
The number of obese people being rescued by fire services because they are too large to move on their own rises by more than a third over the past three years in the UK.

Dumping ground

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 01:05
Fly-tipping and litter cost taxpayers millions of pounds a year to clean up. What can be done about it?

Tech talent

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 00:44
How six of the UK's most promising tech companies failed or were sold abroad.

Charity calls for end to letting fees for tenants

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 00:41
All UK letting agency fees should be paid by landlords rather than tenants - as is the case in Scotland, Citizens Advice says.

ITU World Triathlon Series: Jonathan Brownlee denied in dramatic end

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 00:41
Jonny Brownlee's bid to win the World Triathlon Series ends in dramatic fashion at the final race of the season in Mexico.

Newspaper headlines: 'Triple strike puts US on terror alert'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 00:37
Bomb attacks in New York and stabbings in Minnesota make the headlines on Monday's front pages.

Nick Clegg to warn over EU single market access

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 00:09
Ex-Lib Dem deputy PM Nick Clegg will seek to pile pressure on the government to keep the UK in the single market, in his first address to conference as the party's EU spokesman.

Holyrood committee to quiz UK work and pensions secretary

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 00:02
MSPs are to question the UK work and pensions secretary about the Tory government's approach to welfare.

‘Perfectly capable’

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 00:00
A profile of virtual reality firm boss Samantha Kingston, who has enjoyed a meteoric rise after falling into the video games industry by accident.

Cricket rivals battle it out on Solent sandbank pitch

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 00:00
Spectators gather in boats to watch a cricket match on a sandbank in the middle of the Solent.

Rio Paralympics 2016: David Weir feels 'stabbed in the back'

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 09/18/2016 - 22:30
David Weir says he feels like he has been "stabbed in the back" following an unsuccessful Paralympic Games in Rio.

Amy Brown: Missing teenager from Ayrshire found safe

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 09/18/2016 - 22:29
A 13-year-old girl who went missing in Ayrshire is found safe and well, Police Scotland says.

Two men arrested over double shooting in East Finchley

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 09/18/2016 - 22:28
Police probing the fatal shooting of a mother-of-nine and her nephew at their north London flat arrest two men.

'World's fastest shed' attempts airfield record

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 09/18/2016 - 22:23
Vehicles including "the world's fastest shed" and a jet-powered hearse attempt world records at an airfield in North Yorkshire.

'No playmaker'

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 09/18/2016 - 22:11
Manchester United did not have a gameplan in their defeat by Watford, says Match of the Day 2 pundit Danny Murphy

Anti-Semitism: Labour to vote on tougher rules

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 09/18/2016 - 22:09
New proposals to make racism and anti-Semitism serious offences in the Labour Party are expected to be voted on at its annual conference.

Maximuscle founder Zef Eisenberg hurt in Straightliners crash

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 09/18/2016 - 19:52
The millionaire founder of a nutritional brand is airlifted to hospital after a crash at a motorbike racing event.

Cold War spies recognised by National Memorial Arboretum

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 09/18/2016 - 18:48
A £10,000 memorial is unveiled in Staffordshire to commemorate the work of spies during the Cold War.

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