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Samantha Quek: Olympian criticises link between TUEs & drugs cheats

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 23:21
Olympic hockey gold medallist Samantha Quek has criticised the perception that all drug use by athletes amounts to cheating.

Fancy Bears hackers will 'put young athletes at risk', says Olympian

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 22:45
Young athletes' health could be at risk from hackers leaking medical records, Rio 2016 hockey gold medallist Samantha Quek says.

Theresa May: 'UK is in Syria to deal with IS threat'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 22:22
The prime minister says the UK would "never intentionally strike or focus on Syrian forces", after Britain confirms it took part in air strikes that killed dozens of Syrian troops.

Jonny & Alistair Brownlee on World Triathlon Series drama

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 21:38
Jonny Brownlee thanks brother Alistair for helping him over the finish line after suffering from exhaustion at the World Triathlon Series in Mexico.

13-year-old on playing a Zombie in The Girl with All the Gifts

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 21:19
Nottingham actress Sennia Nanua is starring alongside Gemma Arterton and Glenn Close in The Girl with All the Gifts.

Troubled health trust loses second boss

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 19:40
The chairman of a troubled NHS trust criticised for allowing its under-fire chief executive to move to another post on the same pay resigns.

Time-lapse of Parliament Square life jacket 'graveyard'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 18:30
Campaigners have created a display of life jackets in Parliament Square to highlight the plight of migrants.

Home Office prepared to pay up to £80m for French port security

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 17:07
The Home Office is preparing to pay a private company up to £80m to provide security at ports in northern France.

Seven up from Corbyn

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 16:53
Jeremy Corbyn has taken part in a live webchat for Mumsnet - here are seven of his most eye-catching answers...

Becky Godden murder: 'Justice for our beautiful little girl'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 16:39
A convicted killer has been found guilty of murdering missing woman Becky Godden, five years after initially escaping justice due to police blunders.

Mo Farah, Helen Glover and Justin Rose medical files released by Fancy Bears

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 16:31
Mo Farah, Helen Glover and Justin Rose are the latest British athletes to have their stolen medical files made public by hackers.

Man found guilty of Becky Godden murder

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 16:25
Ex-taxi driver Christopher Halliwell is found guilty of murdering 20-year-old Becky Godden in Gloucestershire five years after initially escaping justice due to police blunders.

Canterbury Cathedral and Lakeside to get armed police patrols

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 16:09
Police armed with guns are to patrol routinely in Kent at locations including Canterbury Cathedral, in response to an "unprecedented" terror threat.

Brexit supporter fined for Eddie Izzard beret theft

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 15:50
A Brexit supporter admits stealing Eddie Izzard's pink beret during a pro-EU rally in London.

There's nun better

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 15:41
The news of the death of actress Charmian Carr, who played Liesl von Trapp in the Sound of Music, has left fans grabbing for the DVD ready to reminisce over why it is such an enduring musical masterpiece.

Lost and caught

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 15:30
The story of how Christopher Halliwell, the murderer of Becky Godden, was finally convicted.

Syria conflict: UK took part in strike that killed government troops

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 15:12
The UK took part in a recent coalition air strike in Syria that killed dozens of government troops fighting the so-called Islamic State, the Ministry of Defence confirms.

Tim Farron on second EU referendum over Brexit deal

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 14:28
Tim Farron says British voters should get a vote on the deal over future EU-UK relations.

UK storms names: List includes Wilbert, Fleur and Kamil

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 14:18
Wilbert, Fleur and Kamil are among the names due to be given to the worst weather conditions experienced in the UK and Ireland in the next 12 months.

Pizza wheelie rider topples off bike

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 09/19/2016 - 14:10
A Domino's Pizza delivery man who fell from a motorcycle while trying out a wheelie is under investigation by the company.

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