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Victoria II? ITV's Sunday night hit to get another series

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 10:53
ITV drama Victoria, which stars Jenna Coleman as the young queen, is to return for a second series, the broadcaster confirms.

What Labour supporters want from the new leadership

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 10:51
What do people want from the Labour leader after the leadership contest on Saturday.

End of the LP?

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 10:42
Playlists have surpassed albums as a listening format for music fans, according to a music industry study.

Two men cleared over Scarlett's death

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 10:30
Two men cleared of all charges over death of British 15-year-old Scarlett Keeling on a Goan beach in 2008

Sports Direct: Ashley steps in as chief executive resigns

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 09:57
The founder and majority owner of Sports Direct, Mike Ashley, becomes chief executive after the surprise resignation of Dave Forsey.

Actor Emma Watson in call for equality

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 08:19
Actor Emma Watson, a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador, has made a call for gender equality in a speech in New York.

Mother's eight year battle for justice

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 07:56
More than eight and a half years after Scarlett Keeling, was found dead on an Indian beach, a verdict is finally due on Friday

Two women and a man sought over Manchester robbery and rape

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 06:54
An 18-year-old woman is raped and robbed in Manchester city centre by a man and two women.

Thomas Thwaites has been awarded the Ig Nobel Prize in biology for his work

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 06:40
Thomas Thwaites has been awarded the Ig Nobel Prize in biology for his work

Ceefax: What life was like before the internet

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 06:15
Before the internet, people used their televisions to access news, weather, travel information, recipes and more.

Kyle Paisley to meet Kingsmills accused Reavey

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 06:13
A son of the late Ian Paisley agrees to meet a man his father accused of masterminding one of the worst atrocities of the Troubles.

Theresa May: Troops must be protected from legal system abuse

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 03:32
Every effort must be made to stop the legal system being abused over allegations of serious misconduct by UK troops, Prime Minister Theresa May says.

Probation reforms far from complete, warn MPs

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 02:25
The government's promised "rehabilitation revolution" in England and Wales is "far from complete", warns the Public Accounts Committee.

Baby boomers 'dwarfed younger voters in 2015'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 02:24
Votes cast by "baby boomers" in the 2015 general election outnumbered those cast by younger "millennial" voters by 4.2 million, research suggests.

Agonising wait

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 01:31
A family whose daughter spent four years in a vegetative state say it should be easier to withdraw nutrition from such patients.

Popular draw

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 00:48
The upcoming Canadian tour by Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge has Canadians looking , and one of their first engagements over the week-long visit.

On the record

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 00:47
Google has ambitious plans for using medical records and appears to also be bidding to create a truly digitised NHS.

'Queer history' landmarks celebrated by Historic England

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 00:43
"Queer history" landmarks of special importance to the LGBT community are recognised and given special status by Historic England.

Grammar schools expansion 'could dumb them down'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 00:42
Plans to expand the number of grammar school places could dumb down their results, research suggests.

Period pain affects 'most women workers'

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 00:40
Most women workers have experienced period pain that affects their ability to work, a survey suggests.

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