The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site.
(Saturday, 29 November 2014 02:12)
There could be about 10-13,000 victims of slavery in the UK, far more than previous estimates, analysis for the Home Office suggests.
(Saturday, 29 November 2014 01:26)
Comedian Lenny Henry and former Everything But The Girl singer Tracey Thorn are among those chosen to guest edit BBC Radio 4's Today programme over the festive period.
(Saturday, 29 November 2014 01:00)
Scotland's new first minister is to say that smashing to "smithereens" the glass ceiling faced by women is an important part of tackling inequality.
(Saturday, 29 November 2014 00:59)
Former prime minister Gordon Brown says politicians in Scotland must stop obsessing about constitutional change and focus on improving people's lives.
(Saturday, 29 November 2014 00:58)
An ecumenical service will be held in Glasgow to mark the first anniversary of the Clutha helicopter crash in which 10 people died.
(Saturday, 29 November 2014 00:55)
Remembering the Clutha helicopter crash
(Saturday, 29 November 2014 00:48)
A 38-year-old man is charged with the murder of Patrick and Gillian Kettyle, who were found stabbed at their home in Surrey on Thursday.
(Saturday, 29 November 2014 00:38)
The foodies making buildings out of gingerbread
(Saturday, 29 November 2014 00:32)
What happened to England's lost stately homes?
(Saturday, 29 November 2014 00:25)
NHS England says letters sent out to local health bosses suggesting the funding of patients in clinical drug trials might be cut were "incorrect".
(Friday, 28 November 2014 23:41)
The press casts its eye over the PM's immigration plans
(Friday, 28 November 2014 23:40)
Australia retire the number 64 one-day international shirt number of Phillip Hughes, who died on Thursday.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 22:09)
Cross-code signing Sam Burgess makes his debut and helps Bath overcome a Harlequins side that was briefly down to 12 men.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 21:59)
A corrupt policewoman who seized CCTV of a street bust-up in order to try to blackmail Liverpool player Steven Gerrard faces jail.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 21:34)
Referee Nigel Owens backs the ban of two fans for shouting homophobic abuse at him - and says he would be willing to meet them.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 20:37)
A man is stabbed in the chest as parents were collecting their children outside a Greater Manchester school.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 20:30)
A police officer says he is disappointed Tesco did not have proper security in place to cope with Black Friday sales crowds.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 19:35)
A suspect in the investigation into the 1996 murder of Melanie Hall will not be charged, the Crown Prosecution Service says.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 19:04)
David Cameron urges EU leaders to back his "reasonable" plans to curb welfare benefits for migrants, saying he will "rule nothing out" if they fail.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 18:50)
A man is jailed for life after hitting an 83-year-old with a van before dragging his body along the road.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 18:33)
Police are called to supermarkets across the UK amid crowd surges as people hunt for "Black Friday" offers.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 18:24)
A paedophile doctor who abused young cancer patients had more than 170,000 images of patients on a spy pen, a court hears.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 18:09)
The teenagers shot in Pakistan now studying in Wales
(Friday, 28 November 2014 17:49)
Former Rangers owner Craig Whyte is released on bail following a court appearance over an alleged fraudulent takeover of the Ibrox club.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 17:22)
A mother-of-six who flew to Australia after telling her son she was going to the supermarket is given a suspended jail sentence.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 17:17)
Bob Mortimer is awarded an honorary degree from Teesside University.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 17:11)
A dog is stabbed to death by a police officer during a drugs search in south-east London.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 17:10)
Saira Grant from the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants says she welcomes the language used by David Cameron in his speech on immigration but the curbs will not stop migrants.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 16:57)
Footage of shoppers scrambling to get their hand on discounted merchandise that has been emerging from across the UK.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 16:54)
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says he is "favourite for the sack" after the Reds' poor run of form.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 16:31)
A plane enthusiast has spent more than two years creating matchstick models of a Concorde and a Boeing 747.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 16:31)
Gordon Ramsay is asking a judge to declare a rental agreement not binding, saying his father-in-law, Christopher Hutcheson, forged his signature in a £640,000 rental guarantee.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 15:50)
A speeding driver who killed two women on a pedestrian crossing is jailed for nearly five years and banned from driving for a decade.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 15:05)
Seven men are jailed for up to 11 years for their parts in gang which raped and abused girls in Bristol.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 14:25)
Spending on front-line policing in England is set to fall by a fifth in the next five years, according to the London School of Economics.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 13:22)
When does 'banter' cross the line?
(Friday, 28 November 2014 13:06)
Stormont's Standards and Privileges Committee says Iris Robinson committed a serious breach of assembly rules, but First Minister Peter Robinson did not.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 13:01)
Jeremy Paxman says he was approached to become a Conservative candidate for London mayor - but is not interested in it.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 12:37)
A former council chief at the centre of a row over cash payments made in lieu of pension contributions was given a luxury Porsche lease car as his work vehicle, BBC Wales learns.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 12:14)
A police officer who witnessed the so-called "plebgate" row says it was a "nonsense incident" that should not have cost Andrew Mitchell his job.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 11:32)
One of Ireland's greatest ever rugby players, 1948 Grand Slam-winning fly-half Jack Kyle, dies at the age of 88.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 10:07)
The chief medical officer for England has warned that too few toddlers are having the seasonal flu vaccine.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 08:20)
Seven mental health patients have killed themselves in England since 2012 after being told there were no hospital beds for them, the BBC has learned.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 08:07)
Working with a bear who isn't there
(Friday, 28 November 2014 07:49)
A Banksy mural that was removed from a Kent wall is flown to the US to be sold at an art fair in Miami.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 02:44)
The radio show that got schoolchildren singing
(Friday, 28 November 2014 00:18)
More than 100 elderly women who worked as sex workers near a US camp in South Korea are seeking compensation from the South Korean government.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 00:13)
The BBC has been allowed inside London's Olympic Stadium to film the construction of the arena's new roof.
(Friday, 28 November 2014 00:10)
The seven best metaphors for the economy
(Thursday, 27 November 2014 18:45)
Police discover one of the biggest amounts of cocaine ever found in Northern Ireland in a delivery of furniture.
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