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Oxford explosion leads to building collapse

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 00:56
Several people have "sustained injuries" in an explosion west of Oxford city centre.

'Record hate crimes' after EU referendum

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 00:38
Dorset and Nottinghamshire saw the highest increase in reports of hate crime, police figures show.

Nuttall aide offers to quit over Hillsborough mistakes

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 00:35
Lynda Roughley says she was to blame for errors about the UKIP leader's involvement at Hillsborough.

Help to Buy scheme's impact across England revealed

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 00:06
The take-up of a flagship housing scheme in London is lower than that of the rest of the country.

Not stale

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 00:02
How tapping into a growing middle class in emerging markets saw Tupperware Brands go from failing to a global phenomenon.

A third of UK on 'inadequate' income

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 00:01
Millions of families "just about managing" are on the tipping point of falling into poverty, report warns.

Newspaper headlines: Papers report on death of North Korean leader's sibling

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 23:51
The death of the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un makes headlines in the press.

Retired army sniffer dog inspires readers

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 23:13
The story of a sniffer dog who was retired from the front line in Afghanistan after becoming scared of loud noises is used to inspire those who struggle to read.

Seal hitches ride on kayak in Firth of Forth

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 22:47
A seal surprised a delighted group of kayakers in the Firth of Forth when he jumped on board.

Laura and Jason Kenny expecting first baby

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 22:06
Olympic cycling champions Laura and Jason Kenny announce they are expecting their first child.

Nuttall admits he did not lose 'close friends' at Hillsborough

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 21:37
UKIP leader says he is "appalled" the impression was given on his website that he lost close friends.

Peugeot in talks to buy GM's Vauxhall and Opel business

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 20:00
Unite union calls for "assurances" after news Vauxhall and Opel could merge with Peugeot and Citroen.

Fire rages after explosion in Osney Mead

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 19:37
An explosion in Osney Mead has led to a building collapse near a block of flats in Oxford.

Footballers Goodwillie and Robertson appeal against rapist finding

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 18:46
Two footballers branded rapists by a judge in a civil action begin a civil action against the finding.

Moors murderer Ian Brady launches "unique" legal challenge

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 18:33
Killer Ian Brady launches a "unique" legal challenge for the right to choose his own solicitor.

Investigations after boy missing without diabetes medication dies

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 18:28
Two investigations are launched after a 13-year-old boy who went missing in Edinburgh without his diabetes medication dies in hospital.

Valentine's tips from Lancashire lovebirds who met as children

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 17:00
An elderly couple who first met as children in 1931 share their relationship tips on Valentine's Day.

Who has been knocking on Labour voters’ doors?

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 16:50
Tristram Hunt's resignation has triggered a by-election in Labour 'safe seat' Stoke Central, but who has been knocking on doors looking for votes?

Prue Leith hopeful after Bake Off audition

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 16:48
Prue Leith says it would be a "dream" to land a job on the revamped Great British Bake Off.

Settle-Carlisle line: A steam train driver's view

UK News BBC News Feed - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 16:29
A view from the steam train being driven at top speed, on the famous Settle to Carlisle line.

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