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The Speaking Clock: 80 years of accuracy

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 00:02
On 24 July 1936, the speaking clock talked for the first time.

Johanna Konta beats Dominika Cibulkova to reach final in Stanford

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 23:38
British number one Johanna Konta beats Dominika Cibulkova in California to reach her first final on the WTA Tour.

France coach crash: UK pupils from Cheltenham injured

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 23:37
A coach crash in eastern France near the Swiss border injures 15 pupils from a Cheltenham school.

Dover port queues: 'Where are the police?

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 20:57
Motorists have been venting their frustrations at delays of up to 12 hours through Kent to get to the Port of Dover.

Tour de France 2016: Chris Froome set to win third title

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 18:48
Chris Froome is poised to become the first Briton to win three Tours de France because his lead will not be challenged on Sunday's finish in Paris.

London Anniversary Games: Mo Farah storms to victory in men's 5,000m

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 18:04
Mo Farah runs the fastest 5,000m of 2016 to storm to victory at the Anniversary Games in his last race before the Rio Olympics.

RAF Marham abduction suspects 'part of larger team'

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 16:33
Two men who attempted to abduct a serviceman near an RAF base were likely to have been "part of a larger team", police say.

'UKIP's going to be, like, on steroids'

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 16:27
One month on from the UK's vote to leave the European Union, how does UKIP see the future?

Swimmer dies after group caught in riptide in Norfolk

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 15:13
One man dies and another is in a "serious condition" after a group of swimmers got caught up in a riptide in Norfolk.

15 Britons injured in France coach crash

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 15:09
Fifteen Britons are injured after a bus carrying a group of school pupils from Cheltenham crashed in eastern France.

Moving to No 10: What the PM should expect

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 14:38
As if moving house isn't stressful enough...

Man 'critically ill' after Glasgow stabbing

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 14:04
A man is critically ill in hospital after being stabbed by four men in a street attack in Glasgow.

Pokemon Go players told not to enter A&E ward in Stoke

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 12:56
A hospital warns players of the game Pokemon Go not to enter the accident and emergency unit while they hunt for virtual monsters.

Police divers find lost engagement ring in Bristol harbour

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 12:35
Police divers reunite a bride-to-be with her engagement ring, two weeks after she dropped it into Bristol harbour.

Man arrested after woman found dead in Burnley house

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 11:58
A man is arrested on suspicion of murdering a woman whose body was found at a house in Burnley.

Sunderland: David Moyes replaces Sam Allardyce as manager

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 11:29
Sunderland name former Everton and Manchester United manager David Moyes as successor to Sam Allardyce.

'Near miss' after 'instructions given to wrong plane'

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 10:11
A near miss involving two passenger planes off the Essex coast happened after instructions were given to the wrong aircraft, an inquiry hears.

Dover ferry delays: 'There's no information'

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 09:13
As increased French security checks cause major delays at the Port over Dover, passenger Richard Beeken says there has been "no information".

Dover ferry passengers delayed by French security checks

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 09:03
Passengers heading for the continent are facing major delays at the Port of Dover due to increased French security checks.

'Singled out'

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/23/2016 - 08:15
Supporters of the man blamed by the Turkish government for last week's attempted coup tell BBC News they have been the target of threats and abuse in the UK.

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