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Virgin Trains' Daily Mail sales halt absurd, says Johnson

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 15:29
Foreign secretary likens Virgin Trains' decision to censorship as Labour says it backs a free press.

Four accused of £1.3m Bermuda government fraud

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 15:00
A married couple are accused of having a lavish lifestyle funded by the alleged fraud.

Barry Bennell trial: Boys had 'untold rule not to report abuse'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 14:54
A witness says he believed Barry Bennell could turn him into a professional footballer.

Prime Minister's Questions: The key bits and the verdict

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 14:51
It was the first PMQs in 2018 and the first since Theresa May reshuffled her government.

MP calls for ban on high-caffeine energy drinks

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 14:46
Maria Caulfield raised the issue after the suicide of a constituent, whose family said energy drinks contributed to his anxiety.

Ashes: Is cricket the hardest sport to win away from home?

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 12:49
Why is it so hard to win away from home in Test cricket? And how can these obstacles be overcome? BBC Sport investigates an age-old problem.

Why local music venues matter

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 11:47
As a new law is proposed to help UK music venues stay open, we speak to artists about why it matters.

Sister shares graveside photo to encourage smear tests

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 11:29
A cancer victim's sister has shared a graveside picture to highlight the importance of smear tests.

UK manufacturing output at its highest for 10 years

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 11:03
Manufacturing records its seventh consecutive month of growth, while industrial output also rises.

'I can't report boss for bullying' - MPs' staff tell their stories

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 11:02
Some working for MPs are routinely subjected to bullying and harassment, a BBC 5 live survey reveals.

Churchill Hospital chemotherapy treatment 'unsustainable'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 11:02
A memo to staff says patients face treatment delays because of staff shortages.

Sound of 2018: Unsigned artist IAMDDB comes third

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 10:21
With a fearless attitude and sensual soul, Manchester vocalist IAMDDB is third on the BBC talent list.

Sainsbury's boss says food price rise should ease this year

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 09:17
The boss of Sainsbury's expects inflation in grocery prices to reduce in the next six to nine months.

Bath hospital's giggle doctor making children smile

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 08:42
Dr Ding Dong entertains children in Bath's Royal United Hospital.

DJ has songs in mind for royal wedding

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 06:53
Jevanni Letford says he already has some songs in mind for Prince Harry's wedding, should he get the job.

South Wales Police want mental health lessons for young people

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 06:14
It comes as one force sees a significant rise in young people being detained under the Mental Health Act.

New Army advert 'promotes emotional support' for recruits

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 04:37
Serving soldiers will appear in the radio, TV and online ads, designed to attract new recruits.

Avoid saying 'drug user' to combat stigma, report urges

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 04:07
A group of prominent ex-leaders has produced a list of words describing people who use drugs.

Rail franchise 'not provided value for money'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 03:45
Southern, Thameslink and Great Northern passengers suffer the worst disruption in the UK, a report says.

Big name stars lined up for BBC Les Miserables TV series

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/10/2018 - 03:10
David Oyelowo, Lily Collins, Dominic West and Olivia Colman to appear in six-part series.

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