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Harrier steps in to fulfil school Christmas card orders

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 18:29
A photo-gift supplier steps in to take over Christmas card orders for schoolchildren following the collapse of a printing firm.

Breast flash GMP police chief committed 'gross misconduct'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 18:05
A top police officer who mocked a colleague's "boob job" and flashed her own breast committed gross misconduct, a panel decides.

Child sex abuse inquiry 'hands police 80 cases a month'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 17:45
A child sex abuse inquiry says it sends an average of 80 child abuse cases a month to police.

Tobacco road

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 17:09
A town in Belarus is producing billions of cigarettes per year, but how are many of them smuggled to the UK?

Hundreds report football child abuse to police

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 16:44
About 350 victims have reported child sexual abuse within UK football clubs, police chiefs say.

David Davis: UK may pay for access to EU single market

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 16:43
The UK may pay to get the "best possible" single market access, Brexit Secretary David Davis says.

Harlow Polish man death: Teenager charged with manslaughter

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 16:40
A 15-year-old boy is charged with manslaughter over the death of a Polish man who was attacked in Essex.

Art history A-level saved at last minute

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 16:29
Art history A-level campaigners say they are "thrilled" by a last-minute decision to save it.

Prison officers offered improved pay and conditions

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 16:28
Front-line prison officers are to be offered improved pay and pensions following safety concerns.

Bored pensioner Joe Bartley lands job after work plea

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 16:23
An 89-year-old who put an ad in a paper saying he wanted a job because he was dying of boredom is offered work at a restaurant.

Tony Blair Institute 'to focus on making globalisation work'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 16:04
Tony Blair sets up an institute to give "thought leadership" and a centre-ground policy agenda.

Planet Earth II more popular than X Factor with young viewers

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 15:39
More young people are tuning in to Sir David Attenborough's Planet Earth II than X Factor, viewing figures show.

TalkTalk and Post Office routers hit by cyber-attack

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 15:33
Thousands of TalkTalk and Post Office broadband customers affected by a malware attack.

Sir Chris Hoy to join outdoor sleepout in Edinburgh

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 14:47
Sir Chris Hoy, Sir Andrew Cubie and hairdresser Jennifer Cheyne are joining a host of influential people sleeping out in Edinburgh to help the homeless.

'I'm called a slut for being openly HIV+'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 14:42
Tom Hayes discusses how there is still a stigma on HIV-infected people

Soldier murder: Brecon man guilty of killing Matthew Boyd

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 14:31
A killer who boasted he was the "hardest man in town" is found guilty of murdering soldier Matthew Boyd.

Taxi driver refused woman with MS

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 14:01
A Carmarthen taxi driver has his licence suspended for refusing to take a woman with multiple sclerosis on a short fare.

Full-size Titanic replica being built in China

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 13:34
A full-sized replica of the Titanic is to become the top attraction at a Chinese theme-park.

Scottish park named as best in Britain

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 12:47
Rouken Glen Park in East Renfrewshire is named the UK's Best Park of 2016.

The operation to erect Parliament's Christmas tree

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 12:31
A Sitka Spruce tree from a Northumberland forest is put up in front of the Houses of Parliament.

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