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    Eurostar passengers 'left in dark'

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 05:35)

    Eurostar passengers left stranded overnight in Calais arrive back in London, saying they were left on a dark train with no food for hours.

    Last Shoreham air crash victim named

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 05:34)

    The last victim of the Shoreham air crash is named as Graham Mallinson as initial details of how the 11 victims died emerge.

    PM: Taking more refugees not answer

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 05:26)

    David Cameron says bringing peace to Syria rather than "taking more and more refugees" is the answer to the current migration crisis.

    Prisoner of war skeletons found

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 05:13)

    Skeletons found near Durham Cathedral were 17th Century Scottish prisoners of war, tests reveal.

    West Brom to hold Berahino talks

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 05:10)

    West Bromwich Albion will hold talks with frustrated striker Saido Berahino after Tottenham's failed deadline-day bid to sign him.

    University to close language school

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 05:04)

    Ulster University is to close its school of modern languages at its Coleraine campus in response to budget cuts, the BBC learns.

    VIDEO: 'We were locked in, in the dark'

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 05:02)

    Up to 2,000 Eurostar passengers have had their journeys disrupted after migrants in Calais got on to tracks near the Channel Tunnel in France.

    Clinic leaks patients' HIV status

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 04:54)

    A sexual health clinic in Soho mistakenly leaked the HIV status of nearly 800 patients, bosses admit.

    Plane stowaway 'recovers significantly'

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 04:52)

    A stowaway has made a "significant recovery" after clinging to the underside of a plane bound for Heathrow for 11 hours.

    Acid attack ex-boyfriend guilty

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 04:48)

    A beautician's jealous ex-boyfriend and a second man are found guilty of plotting and carrying out an acid attack on her.

    Hospital worker jailed for £1.3m theft

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 04:44)

    A hospital worker stole £1.3m of medical equipment and sold it for just £70,000 is jailed for four years.

    Clarke to take indefinite break

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 04:41)

    Former Australia captain Michael Clarke pulls out of his Big Bash contract and will take an indefinite break from cricket.

    VIDEO: Remains revealed as 17th Century prisoners

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 04:36)

    Remains found in the grounds of Durham University are 17th Century Scottish prisoners of war, experts say.

    UK's EU vote campaign rules 'rethink'

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 04:29)

    Planned rules on campaigning in the UK's in-out EU referendum are to face "significant" changes, the government is to announce.

    Alarm bells over no-siren police cars

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 04:16)

    Police cars with no sirens are being used for emergency responses, delaying officers and potentially helping criminals escape arrest, the Police Federation says.

    Woman arrested over McCauley murder

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 04:10)

    Police investigating the sectarian murder of Paul McCauley in Derry have arrested a woman on suspicion of withholding information

    ITV apology over Loose Women rape poll

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 03:55)

    ITV apologises after a poll on Loose Women about rape offends viewers.

    Pianist murder accused appears in court

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 03:55)

    A man is remanded in custody after appearing in court accused of murdering concert pianist Natalia Strelchenko in Manchester.

    Swinney 'will not control tax watchdog'

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 03:27)

    Scotland's Finance Secretary John Swinney tells MSPs he will not interfere with the work of new tax watchdog, the Fiscal Commission.

    Man charged with baby's murder

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 03:23)

    A Flintshire man is charged with the murder of a two-month-old baby boy in Connah's Quay in October 2014, said North Wales Police.

    'Fair share' refugee call by Plaid

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 03:18)

    Wales should offer to take its "fair share" of refugees, Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood says, as thousands of migrants try to enter the EU.

    Man in hospital after house blast

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 03:14)

    A house is nearly ripped apart by a "massive" explosion that saw debris hurled across the street and leaves a man in intensive care.

    Umunna urges Labour to back new leader

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 02:42)

    Former Labour leadership contender Chuka Umunna urges his party to unite around its new leader, whoever wins the contest.

    Cameron launches wave of free schools

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 02:14)

    David Cameron is announcing the latest wave of free schools in England, as a step towards his manifesto pledge of 500 more over the next five years.

    VIDEO: Wild forest lab studies immunity

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 01:16)

    Patches of Kielder forest are being turned into a wild laboratories, to work out the environmental triggers for common diseases.

    Bill Turnbull leaving BBC Breakfast

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 01:03)

    Bill Turnbull announces he is leaving BBC Breakfast after nearly 15 years saying that was "more than enough for me and the audience"

    VIDEO: Rural GP surgeries 'in crisis'

       (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 00:12)

    Senior doctors have told the BBC that GP surgeries in rural areas are in crisis as they say it's harder to find family doctors in remote areas, as they struggle to recruit staff.

    VIDEO: Strictly stars in the spotlight

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 23:53)

    The official launch party for Strictly Come Dancing has been held in London, as the contestants reveal what they are looking forward to.

    Walkie Talkie 'UK's worst building'

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 22:12)

    A City of London skyscraper, nicknamed the Walkie Talkie, wins the Carbuncle Cup, is judged to be the UK's worst new building.

    Murray sees off Kyrgios in US Open

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 19:39)

    Britain's Andy Murray wins a pulsating night match against Nick Kyrgios to reach the US Open second round in New York.

    VIDEO: 'I'm not radical, I speak truth'

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 18:36)

    What should the British authorities do with people they consider to be radical? Catrin Nye meets two people not deemed potentially violent but considered by some as very offensive.

    VIDEO: The stick figures on London's streets

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 17:36)

    The watchful eyes on Britain's streets

    Why don't people talk about their dreams?

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 17:35)

    Have people stopped telling each other about their dreams?

    Demand to open doors to Syrians spreading online

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 17:27)

    Is sympathy for Syrians spreading online?

    VIDEO: Modern Labour 'couldn't have created NHS'

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 17:18)

    There is 'no way' the modern Labour Party could have created the NHS, one of the party's four leadership candidates, Andy Burnham, says.

    NHS staff offered Zumba to stay healthy

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 16:44)

    NHS staff will be offered exercise classes in a bid to keep them fit and in work, NHS England's chief executive is set to announce.

    VIDEO: Row over Newhaven Ho Chi Minh statue plan

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 16:38)

    Plans for a monument celebrating cultural links with Vietnam and its former Communist leader Ho Chi Minh divide an East Sussex town.

    'Early strikes and unseemly scrambles'

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 15:32)

    Phil McNulty on where transfer window leaves key contenders

    What impact will migrant crisis have on UK's EU deal?

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 15:28)

    What impact will it have on UK's EU negotiations?

    Sturgeon unveils tests plan for schools

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 09:52)

    A new system of national testing is to be introduced in Scotland's primary schools, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced.

    EU vote question 'should be changed'

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 08:08)

    The Electoral Commission recommends changing the question for the EU referendum, saying the existing wording could be seen as biased.

    The man who is being deradicalised

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 07:10)

    How do you bring back a man from thoughts of jihad?

    What happens to information you give to charities?

       (Tuesday, 01 September 2015 06:40)

    What happens to your info if you fail to tick the box?

    VIDEO: Health Committee

       (Wednesday, 22 July 2015 06:40)

    The Health Committee heard from key figures in NHS England.



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