BBC News

Subscribe to BBC News feed BBC News
BBC News - UK
Updated: 1 hour 39 min ago

London Grammar: 'Men aren't told what to wear, so why was I?'

11 hours 20 min ago
Hannah Reid, from London Grammar, tells Radio 1 Newsbeat that music is still a sexist industry.

Could this takeaway cup help save the planet?

15 hours 53 min ago
A new crop of coffee companies have solutions to cut waste in their industry.

Is it the end of the line for landline phones?

15 hours 57 min ago
Four million homes have dropped their fixed line phones since 2000 a trend which may see a post-pandemic boost.

Post Office scandal: What the Horizon saga is all about

15 hours 58 min ago
The background to the case of sub-postmasters whose convictions were based on evidence from faulty IT.

Marcus Rashford and Tom Kerridge launch cooking campaign

16 hours 3 min ago
The Manchester United star has teamed up with chef Tom Kerridge to promote healthy home cooking.

ASMR: Why is it being used more in the music industry?

16 hours 3 min ago
Why ASMR is becoming more used within the music industry.

Club owners say sorry for Super League plan

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 22:56
Manchester United and Liverpool owners apologise to supporters for their involvement in a proposed European Super League.

Heathrow refuses to allow extra flights from India

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 22:50
The airport tells the BBC that it turned down requests from airlines to operate additional flights.

Youths convicted after taking car with children inside

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 22:03
The driver, aged 15, claimed he took the vehicle to settle a £40 drug debt.

UK aid budget: Charities say £500m cuts to humanitarian aid a 'tragic blow'

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 21:45
The foreign secretary has set out how the UK's reduced aid budget will be spent.

Johnny Mercer: Sacked minister attacks 'distrustful' government

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 20:24
Johnny Mercer left government on Tuesday over protections for troops who served during the Troubles.

Grenfell Tower inquiry: Block management 'was a mini-mafia'

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 20:22
A resident who predicted a "catastrophic event" would happen at Grenfell gives evidence to the inquiry.

Johnny Mercer: 'I was sacked by text'

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 19:09
Former veterans minister Johnny Mercer has said he was fired from government through text.

Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in your area?

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 18:51
Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.

Covid in Scotland: Discharge link to outbreaks 'cannot' be ruled out

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 18:39
Almost 5,000 patients were sent to care homes between March and May last year - many without a test.

Last resident in Birmingham tower block 'isolated'

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 18:29
Ezekiel Hermon's flat is set to be demolished and says the council must do more to find a new home.

Tracy Hercules: Unlicensed driver jailed over 110mph police pursuit

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 18:00
Tracy Hercules, who sped off after mistakenly believing police officers were after him, is jailed.

Lyrid meteor shower: Skywatchers set for sunrise or sunset view on Thursday

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 17:46
The best time to view it will be early morning or after sunset on Thursday, astronomers say.

Fishmongers' Hall: Terror attacker shouted 'I'm going to blow you all up'

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 17:37
A former prisoner sprayed a fire extinguisher to try and stop Usman Khan after seeing his 'suicide belt'.

Covid-19: Pop-up clinics to target areas of vaccine low-uptake

Wed, 21/04/2021 - 17:36
Areas in the Northern and Southern Health Trusts are being looked at to pilot the programme.


100% Local Radio for Sittingbourne