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Australian Open 2017: Andy Murray reaches second round

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 11:07
Britain's Andy Murray wins his first Grand Slam match since becoming world number one but is given a stern test.

Deadline looms for future of NI executive

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 11:05
Fresh elections are set to be called amid the fallout from a botched energy scheme with a projected £490m overspend.

Ex-football coach Barry Bennell denies sex assault charges

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 10:49
Barry Bennell pleads not guilty to eight charges of historical sex abuse of a boy aged under 16.

Henley pensioner rescued after driving car into River Thames

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 10:05
A woman in her 80s is rescued unhurt after crashing her car into a pontoon on the River Thames.

Michael Gove: Donald Trump wants trade deal as quickly as possible

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 09:32
Michael Gove says president-elect Donald Trump wants to get a trade deal agreed with the UK as soon as possible. The Conservative MP believes once he becomes president, Mr Trump will see Theresa May straight away.

Baby born in police car outside Stoke hospital

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 09:09
A baby makes a surprise arrival when she is born in a police car outside a hospital.

Dogs rescued from meat farm begin journey to new homes

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 07:47
Eating dog meat is not uncommon in parts of east Asia, despite opposition from those who see them as pets. Steve Evans reports from S Korea on efforts to re-house rescued animals.

NHS patient caught selling his drugs in undercover film

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 05:23
We went undercover to confront him.

RSPCA warns of false alarms after call to catch cuddly toy

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 05:04
The animal welfare charity is urging the public to double check before raising the alarm.

Britain's oldest living Olympian Bill Lucas enjoys 100th birthday

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 03:38
Centenarian who competed in 1948 Wembley Olympic Games says a daily tipple keeps him going strong.

Fathers 'struggling with work-life balance'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 03:21
Nearly half of fathers would like a less stressful job so they can spend more time on childcare, a study finds.

Breast cancer patients' distress at withdrawal of Kadcyla

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 03:07
Health watchdog NICE has rejected the life-extending drug Kadcyla on cost grounds.

Hepatitis C patient's agonising wait for drug treatment

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 01:18
Ben Franklin from London was diagnosed with Hepatitis C nine months ago but is still waiting for a new drug which could cure his condition.

Tunisia attack: Inquests to open into deaths of 30 Britons

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 01:08
A coroner is to hear evidence of how 30 UK holidaymakers were killed at a Tunisian beach resort in 2015.

The trauma centres helping veteran amputees

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 01:05
A network of trauma centres has opened across the UK to allow the NHS to treat veterans.

Unilever boss lives by African proverb

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:55
Paul Polman, the head of Unilever, shares the business advice he wishes he had been given when he started out.

Oldham 'hit and run' deaths: Victims were 'soulmates'

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:32
The family of two cousins who died after a New Year's Eve car crash speak ahead of their funerals.

Enjoying the ride

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:19
Some creative commuters are occupying their travelling hours with a productive pastime. Here is a look at some of their efforts.

Piccadilly Circus lights to go out for site renovations

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:15
The lights of Piccadilly Circus will be switched off for the longest time since World War Two.

Referral centres cause 'dangerous' NHS delays, BMA warns

UK News BBC News Feed - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 00:14
Referral management centres may be slowing cancer diagnoses and delaying other NHS treatment, doctors warn.

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