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Megan Newborough: Man strangled woman before cover-up, court hears

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 17:39
Ross McCullum admits Megan Newborough's manslaughter but denies murdering the 23-year-old.

Police investigate alleged killing of grandmother at care home

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 17:00
The 88-year-old grandmother with dementia died hours after a fellow resident allegedly attacked her.

Bank makes history as it reverses quantitative easing

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 16:47
It is the first central bank to start unwinding the emergency support brought in after the 2008 financial crisis.

Train strikes: What are the dates and which lines are affected?

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 15:24
Rail workers have been taking part in a series of strikes over pay and conditions.

Minister warns on language after Suella Braverman 'invasion' comment

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 14:12
Robert Jenrick's comments come after the home secretary described the situation as an "invasion".

No evidence of bullying in fracking vote, Commons speaker says

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 14:11
The atmosphere was "tense" but there was no evidence of "undue influence" on MPs, Commons speaker says.

Matt Hancock suspended as Tory MP for joining I'm a Celeb cast

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 14:04
The former health secretary is punished by his party after announcing he will join the reality show.

NI election: No clarity on Stormont plans, say NI politicians

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 14:02
Stormont politicians say they have no further information about a potential poll after meeting Chris Heaton-Harris.

Pandemic furniture star nears collapse

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 13:01
The retailer aims to fulfil orders it has already received but is offering no refunds at this stage.

Brixton shooting: Drill rapper and Deliveroo driver named as victims

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 12:10
Lamar Scott and Guilherme Messias da Silva were killed after a car chase and shooting in London.

Treasury warns of tax rises to fill financial hole

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 11:55
Everyone will have to pay higher taxes to repair the public finances, a Treasury source says.

Dover migrant centre: Attacker had no far-right links, says MP

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 11:43
The man, who was later found dead, was 66 and from the High Wycombe area, police said.

Walsall robbers left victim in coma to steal £3

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 11:40
The victim, who had learning difficulties, was beaten unconscious and left in a coma for three days.

BP profit jump sparks calls for bigger windfall tax

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 10:53
The energy giant more than doubled its profit between July and September compared to last year.

One in six patients should not be in hospital

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 10:02
The pressures of bed blocking are highlighted in a BBC report from one of Scotland's busiest A&E units.

Sarm Heslop: Caribbean island police criticised over CCTV

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 09:22
Sarm Heslop vanished from a yacht off a Caribbean island more than 18 months ago.

I can't afford to heat my flat - but free coats keep me warm

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 07:57
Dave Smith couldn't believe it when he saw that a local shop was allowing people to take coats for free.

Cost of Living: Your money-saving tips for Christmas

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 07:39
With vanishingly few paydays until Christmas, readers tell us how they're cutting down on festive spending.

S4C: Birthplace of SuperTed and Fireman Sam turns 40

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 06:57
S4C's alumni includes a host of well-known faces such as Alex Jones, Rhys Ifans and Ioan Gruffudd.

Covid: Uni students' legal action over pandemic education

Tue, 01/11/2022 - 06:26
Mikail Ranjit says he did not receive the education he had paid for due to the coronavirus pandemic.


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