BBC News - UK
The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site. Leaders focus on 'choice' for votersSun, 03 May 2015 22:59:53 GMT
The Conservatives focus on tax and Labour on the NHS as campaigning returns to traditional territory on the last bank holiday before polling day.
Families pay visit to new princessSun, 03 May 2015 17:01:53 GMT
The Prince of Wales and other close relatives visit Kensington Palace to meet the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's new baby daughter.
Windies stun England to tie seriesSun, 03 May 2015 21:51:26 GMT
West Indies tie the series with England at 1-1 after reaching a target of 192 to win the final Test in Barbados by five wickets.
Four Nepalis from UK 'died in quake'Sun, 03 May 2015 13:30:43 GMT
Four people from the UK's Nepali community died in last week's earthquake in the country, the brother of one of them tells the BBC.
Police restraint man dies in hospitalSun, 03 May 2015 10:16:49 GMT
A man dies in hospital three days after he became unconscious while being restrained by police outside a bar in Devon.
Rugby player Jones dies after gameSun, 03 May 2015 19:20:41 GMT
Keighley Cougars rugby league player Danny Jones dies after suffering a suspected cardiac arrest during a game on Sunday.
Two people die in aircraft crashSun, 03 May 2015 19:48:45 GMT
Two people die after a light aircraft crashes near the Perthshire village of Abernyte, Police Scotland say.
Father abducts three-year-old sonSun, 03 May 2015 15:36:57 GMT
Essex Police are searching for a man who has abducted his three-year-old son from the child's foster parents.
Heads warn of Trojan Horse threatsSun, 03 May 2015 14:04:51 GMT
Head teachers warn intimidation is still continuing after the so-called Trojan Horse scandal, including dead animals being left in playgrounds.
Girl killed in boat accident namedSun, 03 May 2015 16:16:58 GMT
A 14-year-old girl who was died in a speedboat accident in Devon is named by police.
Blur on top with comeback albumSun, 03 May 2015 18:00:30 GMT
The Magic Whip, Blur's first studio album in 12 years, lands them at the top of the UK album chart
Chelsea 1-0 Crystal PalaceSun, 03 May 2015 18:36:24 GMT
Chelsea secure their fourth Premier League title as Eden Hazard's first-half penalty rebound defeats Crystal Palace.
Election 2015: #EdStoneSun, 03 May 2015 12:26:18 GMT
Ed Miliband unveils his election pledges on an #Edstone
Three Cunard liners mark 175 yearsSun, 03 May 2015 17:14:06 GMT
Cunard's three liners gather in Southampton to mark the start of the shipping company's 175th anniversary celebrations.
Man, 59, killed in Rasharkin crashSun, 03 May 2015 11:09:16 GMT
A 59-year-old man has died in a car accident in Rasharkin, County Antrim.
Pensioners locked up by burglarsSun, 03 May 2015 10:52:40 GMT
Burglars lock up two women in their 90s and a man in his 80s and ransack their County Down home.
Trio in Nepal quake arrive homeSun, 03 May 2015 14:00:00 GMT
Three Wrexham backpackers left stranded in Nepal following the earthquake have returned home, according to the sister of one of the men.
Hung parliament 'squabble' continuesSun, 03 May 2015 12:11:10 GMT
The Conservatives accuse Labour and Plaid Cymru of being involved in an "unedifying squabble" over who to support if there is a hung parliament.
Scots leaders clash on spending cutsSun, 03 May 2015 20:51:11 GMT
Scotland's political leaders go head-to-head in a live TV debate and clash over public spending cuts in the next UK parliament.
UKIP to launch Scottish manifestoSun, 03 May 2015 23:10:03 GMT
UKIP is to commit to creating a United Kingdom that is "fair to all" as it launches its Scottish manifesto.
Parade for Premier-bound CherriesSun, 03 May 2015 23:36:09 GMT
Bournemouth will celebrate promotion to the Premier League later with an open-top bus parade in front of thousands of fans.
Quake mountaineer returns to UKSun, 03 May 2015 22:16:33 GMT
A British mountaineer caught up in the earthquake in Nepal returns to the UK.
Murphy one frame up in final thrillerSun, 03 May 2015 21:03:12 GMT
Shaun Murphy holds a narrow 9-8 lead over Stuart Bingham after a thrilling first day of the World Championship final at the Crucible.
'Mayweather simply held all the aces'Sun, 03 May 2015 13:56:57 GMT
Floyd Mayweather's fuss-free victory over Manny Pacquiao marked a one-sided conclusion to a wild week in Las Vegas.
Title a reward for risk - MourinhoSun, 03 May 2015 17:20:07 GMT
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says the Premier League title is his reward for the risk he took in returning to Stamford Bridge.
Election battle focuses on EU pollSun, 03 May 2015 20:13:47 GMT
David Cameron says he will "not bargain away" an EU referendum - as leaders lay out deal breakers for coalition talks.
Pollwatch: Why Election 2015 is most unpredictable everSun, 03 May 2015 07:52:06 GMT
The BBC's David Cowling examines the latest opinion polls, saying he's never been more uncertain about the outcome of a general election.
Clegg: My 'red lines' come firstSun, 03 May 2015 12:37:16 GMT
Nick Clegg says his priorities - including raising public sector pay - would have to be met in coalition talks before issues like an EU referendum.
VIDEO: Finance Bill second readingWed, 25 Mar 2015 20:08:15 GMT
MPs pass the Finance Bill at second reading.
VIDEO: Royal baby: How the day unfoldedSat, 02 May 2015 21:42:58 GMT
The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a daughter in a hospital in central London.
VIDEO: Drone detector to safeguard planesSun, 03 May 2015 09:23:12 GMT
New radar technology will enable drones to be detected more easily
VIDEO: How 3D scans are helping solve crimesSun, 03 May 2015 08:06:26 GMT
Detectives from the West Midlands are using 3D technology to provide juries with microscopic evidence, previously beyond the reach of forensic testing.
VIDEO: Boxing fan: 'It was worth £7,000'Sun, 03 May 2015 10:53:05 GMT
Boxing fans travelled from all over the world to watch the Floyd Mayweather versus Manny Pacquiao match
VIDEO: Mourinho feels 'happy, proud & tired'Sun, 03 May 2015 15:24:04 GMT
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says he feels "proud" after his team were crowned Premier League champions, but admits he is "tired" and "needs a rest".
VIDEO: 'Esso four' celebrate ship launchSun, 03 May 2015 11:34:20 GMT
Four Tynesiders celebrate the launching of one of the largest vessels built by the Swan Hunter shipyard.
VIDEO: McGrath: 'Election nerves are normal'Sun, 03 May 2015 08:08:21 GMT
The BBC's Joe Lynam asks political strategist James McGrath, who once advised the Conservatives, how he feels the campaign is going for the Tories.
VIDEO: Party leaders: Royal baby 'great news'Sat, 02 May 2015 21:35:14 GMT
Party leaders on the election campaign trail offer their congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the birth of their daughter.
The seats where Tories weren?t blue and Labour wasn?t redSun, 03 May 2015 22:50:40 GMT
When Labour wasn't red and Tories weren't blue
Has chess got anything to do with war?Sun, 03 May 2015 22:51:53 GMT
Are there any similarities between chess and warfare?
'The man who saved my life'Sun, 03 May 2015 22:59:05 GMT
What happens after someone stops you from committing suicide?
Would a Tory government create chaos?Sun, 03 May 2015 13:44:10 GMT
Would a Tory government create chaos?
Is it better to have leaders who are too old or too young?Fri, 01 May 2015 16:15:46 GMT
Is it better to have leaders who are too old or too young?
'Spinners struggle as England slump'Sun, 03 May 2015 07:07:37 GMT
England's hopes of a series win in jeopardy