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Blackburn: A town still divided?

22 Jan 2018 01:31


Has anything changed in Blackburn 10 years after BBC Panorama found the Muslim Asian and white communities were living worlds apart?


Chancellor's plan to solve housing crisis will fail - MPs

22 Jan 2018 01:05


A new report says abolishing stamp duty on homes under £300,000 will not tackle the housing crisis.


Bid to get more protection for shop and bar workers

22 Jan 2018 00:38


A Labour MSP seeks views on his member's bill to protect shop and bar workers from violence.


Newspaper headlines: 'Army lags behind Russia' and steroid alert

21 Jan 2018 23:52


General Sir Nick Carter claims that the British army would struggle to withstand Russian forces.


Two men stabbed at The Mall in Luton

21 Jan 2018 20:52


The men are being treated in hospital but their condition is not known.


President Macron on Trump, Brexit and Frexit

21 Jan 2018 19:37


What we learnt when French President Emmanuel Macron talked to the BBC's Andrew Marr.


Ice warning after snow and flooding affects the UK

21 Jan 2018 19:30


Met Office warnings are put in place for northern England after a day of snow across the UK.


Women's March: What's changed one year on?

21 Jan 2018 18:40


Thousands took part in the demonstration in London on the anniversary of the Women's March.


Rashan Charles death: Met Police officer not facing charges

21 Jan 2018 18:38


Rashan Charles died as he tried to swallow a package during an arrest by police in east London.


UKIP leader Henry Bolton hit by ruling body 'no confidence' vote

21 Jan 2018 18:00


Party's ruling body wants Henry Bolton out - but members will be given the final say on his future.


Brownhills stabbing: Victim named as Mylee Billingham

21 Jan 2018 16:39


A 54-year-old man, who is in hospital, was arrested in connection with the death of Mylee Billingham.


Labour would take hospital cleaning into public hands - Chakrabarti

21 Jan 2018 16:18


Baroness Chakrabarti says "life and death" services should be brought back into public hands.


QPR goalkeeper's water bottle 'urinated in' mid-match

21 Jan 2018 15:37


It is believed the bottle may have been taken by a pitch invader before being thrown back on to the pitch.


Dolores O'Riordan: Hundreds queue in rain to pay respects

21 Jan 2018 15:23


The Cranberries singer lies in repose in her home city of Limerick, where hundreds have gathered.


Climbers rescued from snowy mountain ridge in Scotland

21 Jan 2018 14:26


Two men were airlifted to safety after a night without shelter in sub-zero temperatures.


Theresa May vows to stop private sector 'pension abuse'

21 Jan 2018 13:59


Theresa May says the government will stamp out abuses of workers' pensions in failing companies.


Grand National champion loses photos in car park fire

21 Jan 2018 13:12


Bob Champion said photos he was taking to his publisher were destroyed in the Liverpool Echo Arena fire.


Dad's tribute to six-month-old girl killed in Gellilydan crash

21 Jan 2018 12:44


Mili Wyn Ginniver "could melt a million hearts" and was a "smiling bundle of joy", her father says.


Deal teen's overdose gives sister drugs counsellor dream

21 Jan 2018 10:43


The sister of a teenager who died after taking fentanyl wants to help others beat addiction.


Are diesel cars always the most harmful?

21 Jan 2018 01:15


Some in the car industry claim that modern diesel engines have been unfairly maligned.


What's keeping more women off their bikes?

21 Jan 2018 00:44


Why is there such a big gender gap when it comes to cycling?


How I save children from bullies

21 Jan 2018 00:13


Alex suffered severe racial bullying when at school. Now he's been recognised by the Queen for his efforts to wipe out bullying.


What do children think of modern art?

21 Jan 2018 00:10


Six contemporary artists have designed prints for children. But what do they think of them?


Who is Sinn Féin's president-elect?

20 Jan 2018 16:54


Stephen Walker assesses how Mary Lou McDonald will fare when she follows Gerry Adams as Sinn Féin president.


Yorkshire Dales National Park gets Tolkien-style map

20 Jan 2018 13:09


Dan Bell adds the Yorkshire Dales to the list of national parks he has "re-imagined" by map.


The Ilford woman who carries her heart in a rucksack

20 Jan 2018 11:14


Selwa Hussain is the first woman in the UK to leave hospital with an artificial heart.


Can gory Britannia satisfy Game of Throne fans?

20 Jan 2018 10:10


Can Jez Butterworth's gory drama about the Roman invasion of Britain satisfy Game of Throne fans?


Couple photograph Cumbria's 'lone trees'

20 Jan 2018 00:48


A husband and wife document their visits to seven trees across the seasons for a special exhibition.


The Silent Child: From Hollyoaks to Hollywood?

20 Jan 2018 00:44


Two former stars of the Channel 4 soap could be jetting to LA if their short film lands an Oscar nomination.


What is it like to live near the scene of an unsolved murder?

20 Jan 2018 00:35


What is it like to live in the shadow of an unsolved murder?


Who is George Weah, Liberia's new president?

19 Jan 2018 14:11


How George Weah went from being the world's best footballer to the president of Liberia.


BTS superfan moves to South Korea to be near K-pop band

19 Jan 2018 11:35


Stephanie moved from Scotland to South Korea just so she could be closer to the K-pop group.


Call to curb disruption caused by holiday lets like Airbnb

19 Jan 2018 11:12


Short-term lets, like Airbnb, are big business in the UK - but neighbours are increasingly fed up.


Hijab shampoo advert: L'Oreal model on 'game-changing' ad

19 Jan 2018 09:44


Beauty blogger Amena Khan hopes to empower young women by wearing a hijab in a new hair advert.


Carillion: Six charts that explain what happened

19 Jan 2018 02:30


A series of charts and maps that tell the story of the construction giant's demise.


How Liverpool prison became UK's 'worst jail'

19 Jan 2018 01:10


Liverpool Prison has a list of failures stretching back years.


What do children draw when asked about their future jobs?

19 Jan 2018 00:54


A survey of thousands of young people across the world reveal what influences their career aspirations.


When working part-time isn't viable

19 Jan 2018 00:02


The mother who had to give up her job to fit in childcare


London lit up by Lumiere festival

18 Jan 2018 20:42


The four-night festival is illuminating landmarks across the city.


'I'm sorry' - but how do you tell if an apology is fake or genuine?

18 Jan 2018 19:42


Tips from publicists and body language experts on how to spot sincerity, amid a flurry of public apologies.


Chrissy Chambers: Revenge porn almost killed me

18 Jan 2018 15:35


Singer Chrissy Chambers describes how her life changed when her ex posted an explicit video online.


Bayeux Tapestry: The story in six scenes

18 Jan 2018 14:47


A battle over the throne is the climax of the story of the Norman Conquest of England.


London lights up for Lumiere festival

18 Jan 2018 11:00


If you're feeling gloomy in the winter darkness, this London light show is for you...


Why I took my wife's last name

18 Jan 2018 02:22


Kirstie Brewer speaks to three men who broke with convention and took their wife's name when they married.


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