The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 11:14)
Lightning strikes, hail, torrential rain and flash flooding cause severe travel problems across large areas of south-east England.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 11:14)
The bidding process for licences to extract shale gas - using the controversial process fracking - will begin later on Monday, the government announces.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 10:55)
Seven out of 10 regions of England and Wales recorded month-on-month falls in house prices in June, according to the Land Registry.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 10:50)
A 12-year-old boy is rescued from the cliff face of a quarry in Lincoln after getting stuck when taking a short cut home.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 10:47)
Planners reject an application for a major redevelopment and expansion of Bow Street Mall shopping centre in Lisburn, County Antrim.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 10:33)
Labour would bring in laws on domestic violence to prevent abusive partners avoiding prosecution, the shadow home secretary says.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 10:07)
Campaigners helping in the search for a Denbigh pensioner who disappeared in Crete last month are calling on the prime minister to do more to help.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 10:00)
Britain's Geraint Thomas signs a new two-year contract with Team sky after considering deals with other teams.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 09:58)
A 19-year-old man arrested after 17 people were injured when a car ploughed into them, is released on police bail.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 09:45)
The time was gin was full of sulphuric acid and turpentine
(Monday, 28 July 2014 09:40)
At least seven people are arrested and a number of others are taken to hospital after a fight involving up to 50 youths in Crawley.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 09:39)
The family of a mother-of-two stabbed to death is taking its negligence claim against two police forces to the Supreme Court.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 09:33)
The parents of 13-year-old swimmer Erraid Davies speak of their pride after her Commonwealth Games bronze.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 09:05)
Thousands of passport workers are striking over staffing and pay, with the government saying their action could threaten people's holidays.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 08:36)
A 23-year old man is charged with the attempted murder and sexual assault of an 85 year-old-woman in Edinburgh.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 08:34)
A Sinn Féin constituency office in Derry is targeted in an arson attack.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 08:02)
Lily Allen posted a mocked-up picture on Instagram of her being arrested by officers in Australia before taking it back down.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 07:43)
Seventeen people are injured, one of them seriously, when a car ploughs into the crowd at a car 'cruising' event in Plymouth.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 07:37)
Four people, including two children, were rescued off the Gower coast after their inflatable dinghy got swept out to sea in a rip tide.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 07:18)
A Swansea electronics firm is to double its workforce as it moves to a building at the old Visteon factory site.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 06:52)
The largest known private collection of memorabilia charting the history of Ireland and the Troubles is being offered free to a good home
(Monday, 28 July 2014 06:28)
A team of scientists is visiting Northern Ireland later in a bid to draw up a genetic map of the British Isles.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 06:15)
NHS 'at breaking point', and the 'parking cowboys'
(Monday, 28 July 2014 05:58)
A crew flying in front of a US helicopter brought down by geese have told how it disappeared into a "fireball".
(Monday, 28 July 2014 03:28)
Heads stuck in banisters - the official statistics
(Monday, 28 July 2014 03:12)
Poetry and ViewMaster show targets audience of one
(Monday, 28 July 2014 03:05)
The rise of the parking vigilantes
(Monday, 28 July 2014 03:00)
Scientists at Aberystwyth University in Wales have shown that more bacteria are transferred by shaking hands, than by fist-bumping or high-fiving.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 01:10)
Team Scotland remain one gold away from their best-ever Commonwealth Games total but edge closer to matching their best for all medals.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 00:54)
Captain Cook gets to feel loved again
(Monday, 28 July 2014 00:35)
Former N-Dubz singer Tulisa Contostavlos tells Newsbeat she thought about taking her own life during recent legal troubles.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 00:17)
Police launch a murder inquiry into the death of a 23-year-old Greenock man in the early hours of Sunday.
(Monday, 28 July 2014 00:05)
Councils should show where they are spending the money they raise on parking fees as motorists see higher charges, says the RAC.
(Sunday, 27 July 2014 13:38)
Three disused cooling towers at Didcot A Power Station have been demolished using more than 180kg of explosives.
(Sunday, 27 July 2014 13:11)
Russia should lose the right to host the 2018 World Cup as part of sanctions following the Malaysia Airlines crash in eastern Ukraine, Nick Clegg says.
(Sunday, 27 July 2014 11:37)
The new Director of Public Prosecutions on helping witnesses give evidence in court without the need for new laws.
(Sunday, 27 July 2014 10:53)
Historical sexual abuse court cases could be "rebalanced" to make it "a little fairer" for victims to give evidence, the director of public prosecutions in England and Wales says.
(Sunday, 27 July 2014 10:47)
The public should be able to question the prime minister in Westminster every week, just as MPs do, Labour leader Ed Miliband tells the BBC.
(Sunday, 27 July 2014 00:02)
When Moldova shifted towards the EU, Russia responded by targeting its vineyards - an industry with an intriguing past.
(Saturday, 26 July 2014 16:24)
A rally is being held in central London to protest about Israel's offensive in Gaza - one protester told the BBC it would boost the morale of Palestinians.
(Saturday, 26 July 2014 08:43)
The team of athletes from the remote Atlantic island of St Helena had an epic 10-day journey to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
(Saturday, 26 July 2014 08:34)
The BBC Philharmonic is staging the first ever Cbeebies event at the Proms.
(Friday, 25 July 2014 22:01)
A new exhibition exploring the revolutionary work of Russian artist Kazimir Malevich on display at London’s Tate Modern.
(Friday, 25 July 2014 19:08)
The mother of Mikaeel Kular admits killing her son and then starting a search after claiming he had gone missing.
(Friday, 25 July 2014 17:15)
A 71-year-old cancer patient from Leicester has jewellery worth about £50,000 stolen from her home.
(Friday, 25 July 2014 16:47)
What does patriotism mean any more, asks the novelist Will Self.
(Friday, 25 July 2014 16:33)
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(Tuesday, 22 July 2014 17:41)
Israel's response to rocket attacks must be "proportionate", insists a minister.
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