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Weekend prisoners and a migrant 'sting'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 06:05
Monday's papers focus heavily on the government's plans to overhaul prisons, while an undercover investigation by the Sun identifies the alleged "Mr Big" who, it says, is helping to smuggle illegal immigrants into the UK.

Police 'ponder eagles to tackle drones'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 05:29
The Metropolitan Police says it is considering using eagles to intercept drones amid concerns that they are increasingly being used to commit crime.

'Brexit could bring migrant camps to UK'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 04:24
David Cameron is to warn that migrant camps like the "Jungle" in Calais could appear in south-east England if the UK votes to leave the EU.

Broncos beat Panthers in Super Bowl

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 03:37
Peyton Manning's Denver Broncos upset the Carolina Panthers 24-10 in Santa Clara to win their third Super Bowl.

Heads warn over pupils' mental health

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 03:03
Head teachers issue a warning over their struggle to deal with children's mental health problems at primary schools in England.

Cosmetic surgery ops on the rise

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 02:37
There was a sharp increase in the popularity of cosmetic surgery in the UK in 2015, figures show.

Prisons overhaul to be unveiled by PM

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:51
David Cameron is to set out a major overhaul of how prisons in England and Wales are run, in a speech billed as the first on prisons by a British PM for 20 years.

How the British and Americans started listening in

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:31
How did the Five Eyes come to work together?

Brexit worries at the Irish border

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 01:01
If UK leaves EU, what happens on both sides of Irish border?

The potato farmer who made millions

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:27
The potato farmer who swapped bankruptcy for making millions

Why do mobile phones still work in jail?

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:22
Why are illicit mobiles still in prisons?

Steroids sold illegally via Facebook

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:21
The illegal side of bodybuilding

Call for more powers for BBC Scotland

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:14
BBC Scotland should be given more power over commissioning and budgets to tackle fears the broadcaster has a "London bias", MSPs have urged.

VIDEO: The UK and US intelligence relationship

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:09
A look at why the UK and US have a strong intelligence relationship.

Junior doctors row: Should we care?

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:06
Fundamental issue at heart of saga and why it matters

Crunch talks on Holyrood finance

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:03
Crunch talks between the Scottish government and the Treasury on the financial arrangements to accompany the Scotland Bill will resume later.

'Infestation fears' over rubbish heap

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:01
Hundreds of rubbish bags mysteriously dumped on derelict land last year could take another 12 months to remove, the Environment Agency says.

Police investigate pupils over sexting

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:01
Officers are warning teenagers of the dangers of sending intimate texts and messages after more than 100 pupils were investigated last year.

Man charged with terrorism offences

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 22:24
A 19-year-old man who was arrested at Stansted Airport is charged with terrorism offences.

Wales frustrated after bruising encounter

UK News BBC News Feed - Sun, 02/07/2016 - 22:13
Frustration abounded after Ireland and Wales fought out a nerve-wracking 16-16 Six Nations draw, writes Richard Williams.

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