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Football child sex abuse: Ex-Newcastle player David Eatock latest to speak out

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 10:46
Former Newcastle United footballer David Eatock says he was abused by coach George Ormond.

Football abuse: David Eatock 'just froze' during assault

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 10:40
A former Newcastle United footballer has become the latest to say he was abused by coach George Ormond.

Immigration reaches record high

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 10:38
Immigration from the EU to the UK rises to a record level in the year to the end of June.

Mhairi Black MP appalled at public purse paying for palaces over pensions

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 10:31
SNP MP Mhairi Black criticises the decision to pay for the refurbishment of Buckingham Palace when the state pension age has been raised for some women.

Councils urged to redesign speed bumps to cut pollution

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 10:22
Local authorities should redesign speed bumps in a bid to reduce air pollution, health experts say.

Landline phone prices review launched by Ofcom

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 10:16
Telecoms regulator Ofcom is to examine landline rental costs amid concerns people are not getting value for money.

Elton John charity to fund HIV testing

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 10:00
The Elton John Aids Foundation offers to finance HIV tests in the London borough of Lambeth.

Dating fraud: The woman 'lovebombed' out of £300,000

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 08:58
A woman who lost more than £300,000 in an online dating scam shares her story as a warning to others.

Ofsted boss: Brexit vote linked to poor school performance

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 08:15
The chief inspector of schools in England says the failure to improve schools in the north and East Midlands feeds into a sense that people are not being treated fairly.

Organ donation: 'It has made losing him easier'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 06:24
The daughter of a fatal stroke victim who donated his organs describes how his final wishes helped the family cope with his death.

School performance link to Brexit vote, says Ofsted boss

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 06:14
Bad schools contributed to a feeling of being ignored revealed in the Brexit vote, the Ofsted boss says.

'Believe in yourself'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 06:11
A programme teaching primary school children about mental health through fun games is being rolled out in south London.

British Gas to freeze standard energy tariff

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 06:07
British Gas follows SSE in promising to freeze its standard tariff this winter.

Meet Jason

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 05:55
Ten-year-old Jason explains how he does not feel like the gender he was assigned at birth.

Christmas contenders

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 05:38
A round-up of some of the artists that could be in with a chance of claiming the top spot this Christmas.

Dethroning Mammon

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 05:29
In a new book, the Archbishop of Canterbury questions society's obsession with money and materialism.

Prince Harry meets popstar Rihanna in Barbados

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 05:17
Prince Harry meets Rihanna twice in one day at events marking 50 years of Barbados's independence.

Tax credit benefit removals criticised by MPs

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 04:30
A "cut first, think later" attitude plunged tax credit claimants into hardship and debt, say MPs.

'Seven weeks of stress'

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 04:28
A single parent describes how his family was affected when their tax credits were wrongly stopped.

Richmond Park by-election: Voters set to go to the polls

UK News BBC News Feed - Thu, 12/01/2016 - 03:25
Voters go to the polls later to elect a new MP for the constituency of Richmond Park.

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