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Stephen Crabb: Why I'm standing for PM

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 11:43
Stephen Crabb launches his bid to succeed David Cameron, saying he will unite the party and create stability.

The other Joe Hart suffers fans' rage

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 11:40
The England goalkeeper's namesake feels the brunt of fan anger following ignominious Euro 2016 exit.

Brexit negotiations: Four ways to get a good deal

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 10:10
Having voted to leave the EU, the UK needs to negotiate a new set of trade deals with the EU - here are four key ways to get a good deal.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn emerges to face media scrum

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 09:43
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a media scrum as he leaves his home ahead of a potential leadership challenge.

Jeremy Corbyn expected to face leadership challenge

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 08:57
Labour MPs are expected to announce a challenge to Jeremy Corbyn's leadership after a motion of no confidence in him was supported by three-quarters of the parliamentary party.

Two bailed over Manchester tram 'hate crime'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 08:07
Two men arrested over a suspected "hate" crime on a tram in Manchester city centre are bailed by police.

'Irish brigade'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 06:43
Redmond's Irish brigade went off to fight in World War One and returned to find themselves "airbrushed out of history' in an Ireland changed forever by the 1916 Rising.

'I'm Terminator 4'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 02:09
He's attempted Everest three times and is the oldest man to have walked to the magnetic North Pole. Now actor Brian Blessed is taking on the challenge of directing his first play.

EU wants 'closest links' with UK after Brexit says Cameron

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 01:17
David Cameron says the rest of the EU wants close links with the UK after Brexit but acknowledges "huge challenges" over immigration and market access.

'Old school'

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 01:03
Electronic synthesizer built 40 years after being designed

Forgotten battle

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 00:55
Many French soldiers died alongside their British allies at the bloody Battle of the Somme, but the conflict is overshadowed in France by Verdun, says Hugh Schofield.

A family argument

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 00:47
Meet the Hannons, dealing with the family fall out out from the Brexit vote

Conservative leadership: Contenders set to come forward

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 00:47
Contenders to succeed David Cameron as prime minister will begin to declare their candidacies on Wednesday as the Tory leadership contest starts in earnest.

Newspaper headlines: EU blamed for Brexit vote and Corbyn defiant

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 00:44
The front pages focus on David Cameron telling the EU that its refusal to stop mass immigration was behind Britain's Brexit vote, as well as Jeremy Corbyn "clinging on" as Labour leader.

Journey's end

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 00:40
Maureen and Roger have waited 11 years to visit the place where their son Matthew died in Iraq, to lay a small cross there and to try to understand why he died.

No fines issued for smoking in cars with children

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 00:26
Police are choosing not to enforce a new law brought in to protect children from people smoking in cars, figures suggest.

Brian Blessed: Women are my religion

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 00:19
Brian Blessed says he is still trying to figure out his wife and daughter as he directs them in his directorial debut.

Staying home

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 00:14
Following the Brexit vote, overseas holidays have become more expensive for Britons as the pound has fallen - so will more of us be holidaying in the UK this summer?

Greater protection for war memorials

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 00:14
More than a dozen war memorials receive greater protected status to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme.

Dorset B&B owner offers free rooms in 'Brexit racism' challenge

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 00:12
A bed and breakfast is offering some free stays to European passport holders outside the UK in a bid to tackle xenophobia following Brexit.

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