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Windrush: Corbyn says PM ignored immigration policy warnings

22 Apr 2018 13:38


The Labour leader says Theresa May is responsible for the effects of a "hostile" migration policy.


Jeremy Hunt threatens social media with new child-protection laws

22 Apr 2018 13:35


The health secretary wants action from the sites on underage use, bullying and screen-time limits.


London Marathon 2018 is hottest on record

22 Apr 2018 13:34


More than 40,000 runners are taking part in the 26.2-mile event amid temperatures of at least 23.2C (73.7F).


Two die after Porsche crash on A525 Denbigh bypass

22 Apr 2018 13:13


A blue Porsche Caymen crashed on the A525 Denbigh bypass on Saturday night.


WW1 hero honoured 100 years after daring submarine raid

22 Apr 2018 12:49


Lt Richard Sandford blew up his submarine under a viaduct stopping German U-boats in 1918.


Carwyn Jones 'not done yet' says Jeremy Corbyn

22 Apr 2018 11:41


The UK Labour leader pays tribute to Wales' first minister, who has announced he is to step down.


Windrush: Benjamin Zephaniah wants immediate action

22 Apr 2018 11:22


Poet Benjamin Zephaniah is not convinced by promises of compensation for those affected by the scandal.


Lochgair fatal ambulance and motorbike crash appeal

22 Apr 2018 11:17


The appeal follows the death of a biker in the crash which happened on the A83, near Lochgair in Argyll.


Stephen Lawrence murder: Police should 'revisit' Macpherson lessons

22 Apr 2018 11:10


Vigilance is needed to root out racial stereotyping which can lead to injustice says the Archbishop of York.


Inside the nuclear bunker with a hot tub

22 Apr 2018 10:16


The bunker was built in the early 1980s and has since been listed status.


No-deal Brexit 'disastrous' for food firms

22 Apr 2018 09:55


Free trade with the EU post-Brexit is "crucial" for UK food and drink firms, says a committee of MPs.


Wastwater death: Diver dies in England's deepest lake

22 Apr 2018 09:38


A search was launched after the man failed to surface while diving in Wastwater in the Lake District.


Tom Daley: 'We're so, so excited' about new baby

22 Apr 2018 08:44


The Olympic diver says the prospect of being a father has changed his perspective on life.


Security services 'to get more power to stop attacks'

22 Apr 2018 07:24


Security services will get more powers to stop terror attacks, according to a leaked document.


The Lido author Libby Page on the power of uplifting fiction

22 Apr 2018 00:03


Libby Page, author of The Lido, on why uplifting stories are needed right now.


Crossing Divides: The benefits of having friends who aren't 'just like us'

21 Apr 2018 23:53


Why mixing only with people who are similar to us means we could be missing out.


'I fear being in a hospital, not death'

21 Apr 2018 23:49


Tommy says hospital staff don’t always understand the needs of dementia patients.


Is it easier or harder to live without plastic than 10 years ago?

21 Apr 2018 23:45


Ten years ago I tried to live without plastic for a month. A decade on, would it be easier or harder?


The vetting files: How the BBC kept out ‘subversives’

21 Apr 2018 23:36


For decades the BBC denied job applicants were vetted by MI5 - but vetting continued at the corporation until the 1990s.


The master blender who is Scotch whisky's First Lady

21 Apr 2018 23:35


Rachel Barrie is a rarity in the world of Scotch whisky - a female master blender.


How whisky tasting 'plays a tune'

21 Apr 2018 23:34


A whisky master blender explains how she detects an orchestra of flavours and aromas in Scotland's national drink.


100 years on from the Zeebrugge Raid

21 Apr 2018 23:03


A century ago a marine and naval force launched a near-suicidal attack on a German submarine base in Belgium.


The Queen celebrates her 92nd birthday

21 Apr 2018 22:33


Shaggy, Kylie, Frank Skinner, and Ed Balls help Her Majesty celebrate at the Royal Albert Hall.


Carwyn Jones: The leader who lost his grip

21 Apr 2018 19:02


Carwyn Jones lost his authority after a minister he sacked over conduct allegations killed himself.


First Titanic menu fetches £100k at auction

21 Apr 2018 16:27


A rare menu for the first meal aboard the Titanic, letters and a ticket went under the hammer.


Heathrow v Gatwick: Could the winner be... Stansted?

21 Apr 2018 00:34


Once synonymous with cheap flights and pre-breakfast pints - is Stansted Airport about to become glamorous?


Why I wanted my male rape to be on Coronation Street

21 Apr 2018 00:16


A 23-year-old tells Newsbeat how it feels to have his own rape used as a story on a soap.


Is marathon running bad for you?

20 Apr 2018 23:59


Some 40,000 runners are due to take part in the London Marathon, but are those 26.2 miles doing us harm?


Why do the Chinese love Bicester Village?

20 Apr 2018 23:33


What's the appeal of a discount shopping centre in the middle of the British countryside?


Tourist takes crowdfunded trip to British islands

20 Apr 2018 23:05


American Joe Hill thought a Facebook group for Jersey, the Channel Island, was for New Jersey.


Artist's sheep's eye view of the Cambrian Mountains

20 Apr 2018 23:00


One woman's summer spent living as a sheep in the Cambrian Mountains in the name of art.


Six shops defying the High Street downturn

20 Apr 2018 20:46


It's not all doom and gloom for UK retailers: some are managing to buck the trend.


National Trust: Is it relevant if you live in a town or city?

20 Apr 2018 18:23


The National Trust is getting "radical" as it tries to bring in more diverse members - how will it work?


Fancy that? Wacky outfits of London Marathon runners

20 Apr 2018 15:43


It used to be rare but runners in fancy costumes are now a major part of the event and something the organisers encourage.


Advice for the Windrush generation on what to do next

20 Apr 2018 12:45


Questions from those affected by the Windrush immigration row answered by an immigration lawyer.


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