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Modelling debut for boy, 11, with Down's syndrome

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 12:26
Joseph Hale was selected as one of the faces of retailer River Island's latest ad campaign.

Shoes gift to homeless man is 'passed on' around world

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 10:01
Craig Wells saw the homeless man walking around in socks and decided to give him his £120 trainers.

Motorway roadworks speed limit could be increased

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 09:42
Tests suggested drivers were more relaxed at higher speeds as they could overtake slower vehicles.

Storm Brian: UK braced for gale-force winds and disruption

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 09:12
The storm will not be as bad as feared, although disruption is still possible, forecasters say.

Explosives experts called to Sellafield

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 07:31
Staff were disposing of chemicals at the nuclear power plant when the incident happened.

Parsons Green stabbing: Second murder charge

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 04:43
Omid Saidy was stabbed to death outside Parsons Green station on Monday.

Reality Check

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 01:11
Reality Check examines the claim that real-wage growth is at its worst since the 18th Century.

Coronation Street precursor's script found

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 00:25
Tony Warren tried writing a different northern soap opera before creating Corrie.

Newspaper headlines: Roadworks 'misery' to end and EU 'saves May'

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 00:07
Plans to increase a motorway speed limit and progress over Brexit talks are among the stories leading the papers.

The woman without legs who became an equestrian champion

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 00:06
Angelika Trabert's won 24 medals - six at the Paralympics. When not riding, she works as an anaesthetist.

Scottish Greens 'leading change' - Harvie

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 00:05
The party's co-convener says the Greens are leading Scotland towards a "fairer and greener" future.

Motorists driving 'too close' to cyclists targeted

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 00:01
Norfolk and Suffolk Police sent plain clothes cyclists out in Norwich and Ipswich.

Why Tim digs NWA

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/21/2017 - 00:01
How music fan Martin Fitzgerald went from surfing Spotify in bed to talking legendary albums with celebrities.

Tenants 'unfairly miss out on credit'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 22:42
Mortgage applicants are unable to rely on rent payment history as proof that they can afford a home loan.

'Huge business rate rise' for small firms

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 22:38
Inflation-busting increases are looming for thousands of shops in England, says research firm CVS.

Credit where it's due

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 22:16
With the economy on an uncertain footing, but inflation crushing wage growth, should rates rise now?

Henry Hicks: Met officers cleared over moped crash death

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 19:34
A disciplinary panel rules police were not technically "in pursuit" when Henry Hicks, 18, crashed.

Police conduct inquiries into Royal Bank of Scotland unit

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 19:22
Officers are looking into a division of the bank set up to help failing firms, the BBC understands.

Church of England to discuss same-sex blessing

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 19:18
The Church of England is to debate holding services for same-sex couples for the first time.

Oxbridge uncovered: Students on diversity

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 18:52
Data shows Oxbridge is moving backwards in elitism terms, so what do Oxford and Cambridge students feel?

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