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BBC News - UK Osborne abandons 2020 budget surplus targetFri, 01 Jul 2016 13:11:58 GMT
Chancellor George Osborne abandons his target to restore government finances to a surplus by 2020, saying there were 'clear signs' of a shock to the economy.
Gove 'would take UK out of single market'Fri, 01 Jul 2016 12:20:02 GMT
Michael Gove launches his bid to be Tory leader and prime minister with a promise of leaving the EU's single market and cutting immigration.
Battle of the Somme: Royals at Somme centenary commemorationFri, 01 Jul 2016 13:17:00 GMT
Thousands of people, including members of the Royal Family, attend a ceremony in France marking 100 years since the start of the World War One Battle of the Somme.
Woman dragged by train when hand trapped at Hayes and Harlington stationFri, 01 Jul 2016 09:19:30 GMT
A woman was dragged more than 60ft along a station platform when her hand got stuck between train doors she had expected to reopen, a report finds.
British Gas offers free electricity at weekendsFri, 01 Jul 2016 08:57:43 GMT
British Gas is to offer free electricity for eight hours at weekends to two million customers who have smart meters installed.
McDonnell: Corbyn challenge likely 'in days'Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:37:45 GMT
Jeremy Corbyn is likely to face a Labour leadership challenge in "the next few days," says his ally John McDonnell as he sets out the party's Brexit response.
UK shares push higher on Carney speechFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:36:09 GMT
UK shares rise for a third day, after Bank of England governor Mark Carney hinted at fresh stimulus measures following the Brexit vote.
Paedophile Information Exchange member Douglas Slade jailedFri, 01 Jul 2016 10:58:32 GMT
A member of the Paedophile Information Exchange is jailed for 24 years for a string of historical child sex offences.
Brexit: Tensions emerge over UK-EU trade negotiationsFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:13:39 GMT
UK and EU politicians send conflicting signals about how the UK's Brexit negotiations should proceed.
Telford woman jailed for baby kidnap tried to fake pregnancyFri, 01 Jul 2016 12:28:29 GMT
A woman who kidnapped a baby as part of a "naive" attempt to fake a pregnancy is jailed for two years.
Lostprophets Ian Watkins: Police face misconduct actionFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:37:53 GMT
Three police officers face disciplinary action over how they handled child sexual abuse claims against jailed Lostprophets singer Ian Watkins.
Ryan Giggs: Manchester United legend leaving after 29 years at clubFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:06:05 GMT
Ryan Giggs ends his 29-year stay at Manchester United by agreeing a settlement with the Old Trafford club.
Somme centenary: Queen leads vigil at Grave of the Unknown WarriorThu, 30 Jun 2016 22:27:59 GMT
The Queen is leading events to mark 100 years since the Battle of the Somme, as Nicholas Witchell reports.
Somme centenary: The 12 year old soldierFri, 01 Jul 2016 09:05:33 GMT
Many soldiers on the frontline were teenagers, some even younger than that
Memories of 38th Welsh Division on Somme centenaryFri, 01 Jul 2016 00:37:43 GMT
Men from the 38th Welsh Division describe their experiences in BBC interviews recorded in the 1980s.
Somme centenary: How Britain gave away attack planThu, 30 Jun 2016 23:01:48 GMT
A military historian has found evidence that British military intelligence failures at the Somme gave away the plan to attack.
Wimbledon 2016: Viktor Troicki in incredible on-court meltdown after overruleThu, 30 Jun 2016 20:47:11 GMT
Serbia's Viktor Troicki loses his cool with the umpire after the official overrules a line call to give his Spanish opponent a match point that he then takes to win.
Boris Johnson bows out of leadership raceThu, 30 Jun 2016 22:39:14 GMT
Leading Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson has pulled out of the leadership race to become Britain's next prime minister. James Landale reports on where it all went wrong.
EU referendum: 'Meet a Muslim Family' set up post-voteThu, 30 Jun 2016 22:09:50 GMT
London's oldest mosque has launched a campaign to tackle "increasing social tensions" after last week's EU referendum result.
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Lord Nelson HMS Victory letter to go under the hammer in DerbyshireFri, 01 Jul 2016 01:00:07 GMT
A letter written by Lord Nelson on his flagship HMS Victory - giving a "remarkable" insight into his naval tactics - is set to be sold at auction.
Judi Dench gets first tattoo for her 81st birthdayThu, 30 Jun 2016 16:03:20 GMT
Dame Judi Dench reveals she got a tattoo on her wrist for her 81st birthday.
Newspaper headlines: 'BoJo Brexecuted' on Tory 'Day of Treachery'Fri, 01 Jul 2016 04:47:39 GMT
A dramatic turn of events in the Conservative Party leadership contest demands a dramatic set of headlines and front pages - and Friday's newspapers duly deliver.
Watch your backFri, 01 Jul 2016 01:31:28 GMT
Boris Johnson won't run for Tory leader after Brexit ally Michael Gove said he was the wrong man for the job.
7 days quizFri, 01 Jul 2016 00:39:18 GMT
The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
In picturesFri, 01 Jul 2016 11:15:02 GMT
Images of the commemorations being held to mark 100 years since the Battle of the Somme, in which more than one million men on the opposing sides were left dead and wounded.
Honoured relatives Fri, 01 Jul 2016 01:37:29 GMT
Families remember long lost relatives who fought during the Battle of the Somme.
Stop HazardThu, 30 Jun 2016 23:14:49 GMT
Stopping Eden Hazard, feeding Sam Vokes - ex-Wales strikers Dean Saunders and John Hartson on where Friday's Euro 2016 tie will be decided.
Into the lightFri, 01 Jul 2016 01:21:12 GMT
The moving and inspirational true story of an academic's battle to accept losing his sight is brought to the cinema in Notes on Blindness.
Horror on the SommeFri, 01 Jul 2016 00:34:27 GMT
Slaughter awaited the Scottish infantrymen who went over the top on the first day of World War One's most deadly battle.
'In limbo'Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:02:50 GMT
What will the UK's exit from the EU mean for British workers in Europe? Many expats are in shock about their home country's decision to leave.
Our HouseFri, 01 Jul 2016 01:28:23 GMT
A week on from the vote, how has ordinary life changed - or not changed?
From red to khakiFri, 01 Jul 2016 01:29:10 GMT
London buses commandeered for the war effort were used to transport troops to France in World War One. What's the story of the original "battle buses"?
In pictures: Boris JohnsonThu, 30 Jun 2016 14:16:32 GMT
Photos chronicling Tory MP and former London mayor Boris Johnson, who has ruled himself out of the race to be the next Conservative leader and prime minister.
Lasting bondThu, 30 Jun 2016 07:15:53 GMT
The arrival of Newfoundland soldiers during World War One was to lead to the creation of a lasting bond with Scotland.
'No trade talks until full Brexit'Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:23:25 GMT
The top European Union trade official says the UK cannot begin negotiating terms for doing business with the bloc until after it has left it.
Can the law stop Brexit?Thu, 30 Jun 2016 10:17:23 GMT
Legal opinions are emerging as to how the UK's departure from the European Union might be slowed or even stopped, says Clive Coleman.
Brexit negotiations: Four ways to get a good dealWed, 29 Jun 2016 09:10:16 GMT
Having voted to leave the EU, the UK needs to negotiate a new set of trade deals with the EU - here are four key ways to get a good deal.
Paul Nurse: 'Research needs free movement to thrive'Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:55:36 GMT
Sir Paul Nurse says UK science will suffer unless any post-Brexit agreement allows the free movement of people.
Reality Check: What has Brexit done to the economy?Wed, 29 Jun 2016 12:29:34 GMT
Social media has been full of claims that the amounts lost already have been many times the value of the UK's annual contribution to the EU Budget. Is that fair?
How do the Conservatives elect a leader?Thu, 30 Jun 2016 10:29:58 GMT
A short animation explaining the process to elect a new Conservative Party leader.
How does a Labour leadership contest work?Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:22:59 GMT
A short animation explaining the process to elect a new Labour Party leader.
Brexit: Martin McGuinness 'to press case' for NI's EU statusWed, 29 Jun 2016 16:28:57 GMT
Martin McGuinness says he does not accept Northern Ireland cannot maintain any kind of special status within the EU after the UK withdraws from it.
EU Referendum: Did the polls all get it wrong again?Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:21:48 GMT
While a few of the pollsters got the referendum result almost spot-on, others meant that studying the polls failed to give a clear indication of what the outcome would be on the morning of 24 June.
Children's views on EU Leave voteTue, 28 Jun 2016 09:51:16 GMT
"Do we have to leave home?" among children's questions as parents respond to Brexit vote.
Have Leave backers changed their minds?Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:17:03 GMT
Reality Check looks at some of the claims and promises made during the campaign by Leave campaigners who now appear to have modified their positions.
Five changes to finances post-voteMon, 27 Jun 2016 13:59:54 GMT
The UK's vote to leave the EU has had an immediate effect on some elements of our finances - but not all. Here's what has changed.
'Go back home' - Bitter backlash post-referendum Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:04:56 GMT
Since the EU referendum results revealed the UK voted Leave, reports online have emerged of an anti-foreign sentiment.
Brexit: What happens now?Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:51:39 GMT
The UK has voted to leave the EU. Here is what is likely to happen next.
EU referendum petition hijacked by botsMon, 27 Jun 2016 11:48:05 GMT
An online petition calling for a second EU referendum has been hijacked by automated bots adding false signatures.