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Moped teen 'highwaymen' handed life sentences

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 13:39
Nathan Gilmaney and Troy Thomas stabbed a charity worker to death during a "spree of violence".

Euromillions winner Amanda Lewis still works at Asda

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 13:04
Despite winning £1m on a Lucky Dip, Amanda Lewis says she won't give up the job she loves.

Leslie Grantham's dramatic life on and off screen

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 12:56
The actor who served time for murder and played Dirty Den in BBC One's EastEnders, dies aged 71.

World Cup 2018: Mystic micro pig chooses semi-finalists

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 11:45
Mystic Marcus has chosen the four semi finalists - and England is not one of them.

Alexandra Burke cancels UK tour over 'scheduling issues'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 11:23
The 29-year-old singer was due to embark on a 13-date tour around the UK in September.

Stephen Hawking's memorial service to be held at Westminster Abbey

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 09:19
During the ceremony his ashes will be buried alongside other great scientists.

Knife attack boxer: Mum couldn't look at my scars

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 09:06
Boxer Luke Evans has described the moment he told his mum about a knife attack that left him with career-threatening injuries.

Maidenhead school asks parents to buy toilet roll

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 09:02
The school in Theresa May's constituency said it had lost £70,000 in government funding cuts.

Tesco says growth 'on track' as sales rise again

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 08:10
The UK's largest supermarket group reports its 10th consecutive quarter of rising sales.

McDonald's to ditch plastic straws

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 05:03
The fast food giant will swap plastic straws for paper ones in all its UK and Ireland restaurants.

Children in England consuming 'twice as much sugar as recommended'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 03:28
Youngsters in England have consumed their recommended 2018 sugar allowance before the end of June.

Babies most likely to be born at 4am, study finds

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 03:22
More than 70% of births took place outside working hours in England, a study of five million births found.

Teenagers 'let down over degree choices'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 03:02
It is "deeply concerning" that students in England don't have the advice needed to make informed decisions, say MPs.

Doubts raised over Universal Credit roll-out

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 03:01
Some claimants have waited eight months for payment - but there's no way back, says audit report.

World Cup 2018: I'm going to Russia to show LGBT fans it's OK to be who you are

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 02:20
Lee tells Newsbeat why he wants to represent LGBT England fans in Russia this summer.

'The prisoners can sense your fear'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 02:16
Neil Samworth loved his job as a prison officer, but it left him "angry", "frustrated" and with PTSD.

Labour's Janet Daby wins Lewisham East in by-election

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 02:00
Janet Daby will succeed Labour's Heidi Alexander in the south-east London seat.

Reality Check: Which shops and leisure services are opening and closing?

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 01:48
High Streets are under pressure, but what types of shops and other outlets are opening and closing at the fastest rate?

Newspaper headlines: 'Welfare shambles' and '£4bn more for NHS'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 00:36
A scathing report on Universal Credit and claims of new NHS funding make Friday's front pages.

Rachel Saunders: Second missing botanist's body identified

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 00:27
Police identify the body of Rachel Saunders, months after she and her husband were abducted.

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