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Wind generated a record amount of electricity in 2022

Fri, 06/01/2023 - 04:41
More electricity in Great Britain last year came from renewable sources than from fossil fuels.

Nearly a third of university courses still have hybrid teaching

Fri, 06/01/2023 - 04:40
Data from 50 universities shows 28% of courses are like this, compared with 4.1% before the pandemic.

UK plans to boost research into cancer mRNA vaccine

Fri, 06/01/2023 - 04:38
The government is working with German pharmaceutical company BioNTech on new ways to fight cancer.

Leeds 2023: City's year of culture to bring 'lasting legacy'

Fri, 06/01/2023 - 04:35
Leeds 2023 is about to begin, bringing a year of cultural celebrations. But how did it come about?

School governor at 26 who shrugs off imposter syndrome

Fri, 06/01/2023 - 04:32
Shekeila Scarlett, one of the youngest people in the UK to chair a board of governors, argues the body should reflect the students.

Ros Atkins on… Funding and the NHS crisis

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 22:59
Ros Atkins looks at the issue of how the NHS has been funded.

William and Harry: Royal brothers through the years

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 22:49
From birth, the royal brother's lives have been closely watched from around the world.

Prince Harry makes series of sensational claims in new memoir

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 22:09
Harry claims William physically attacked him, and says he urged his father not to marry Camilla.

Birmingham council defends dozens of bollards on pavement

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 19:29
More than 50 bollards have been installed on a stretch of pavement in Longbridge to deter parking.

Natalie McNally: Murder weapon recovered in investigation

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 19:15
Ms McNally was 15 weeks pregnant when she was stabbed to death in her home in Lurgan last month.

Who is striking? How Friday 6 January's walkouts will affect you

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 19:03
What you need to know about the rail strike and other industrial action, by the BBC's Zoe Conway.

Abandoned Wiltshire village holds 'last-ever funeral'

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 18:52
It was Ray Nash's wish to be buried next to the father he never knew.

NI health: Trusts cancelling operations amid hospital pressures

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 18:45
Most of Northern Ireland's five health trusts say they're trying to free up beds in hospitals.

Mark Cavendish left 'very distressed' by Essex knifepoint robbery

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 18:31
The suspects "rushed into their bedroom, demanded watches and other property", a court hears.

Carole Packman murder: Russell Causley to be released from prison

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 18:30
Russell Causley murdered his wife Carole Packman in 1985 but has never revealed where her body is.

Employers could sue unions under planned anti-strike laws

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 18:04
Fire, ambulance and rail would have to provide minimum services in laws planned for later this year.

Six women arrested after boy, one, dies at Dudley nursery

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 17:56
Police, who describe the death as suspicious, say more tests are needed to discover how he died.

North Wales Police: PC sacked after Christmas Party sex assaults

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 17:40
PC Gareth Duggan, 38, was dismissed without notice after a disciplinary hearing.

Brecon Beacons: One woman found dead, another missing at waterfall

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 17:16
Police were called to waterfalls in the Brecon Beacons after two people were seen in the river.

Keir Starmer embraces Brexit slogan with 'take back control' pledge

Thu, 05/01/2023 - 17:01
The Labour leader promises to transfer powers from Westminster and turn the slogan into a "solution".

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