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The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site. Corbyn 'cannot support air strikes'Thu, 26 Nov 2015 22:10:05 GMT
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn writes to his MPs saying he cannot back UK air strikes in Syria - prompting a warning of shadow cabinet resignations.
'Very significant' cuts still to comeThu, 26 Nov 2015 16:26:16 GMT
"Very significant" government spending cuts will be imposed before the next general election, the Institute for Fiscal Studies think tank warns.
Lord Coe ends association with NikeThu, 26 Nov 2015 21:21:01 GMT
IAAF president Lord Coe ends his 38-year ambassadorial role with American sportswear giant Nike.
Number of untaxed UK vehicles doublesThu, 26 Nov 2015 17:25:59 GMT
The number of vehicles without road tax - Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) - doubled to 560,000 after the paper tax disc was abolished in October 2014.
Ex-soldier held after Syria returnThu, 26 Nov 2015 19:10:20 GMT
An ex-soldier who is believed to have fought in Syria against so-called Islamic State is arrested at Manchester Airport on suspicion of terror offences.
Toss to be scrapped in county cricketThu, 26 Nov 2015 19:49:58 GMT
The mandatory coin toss is to be scrapped in both divisions of the County Championship next season.
Train unreliability a 'danger to jobs'Thu, 26 Nov 2015 18:05:57 GMT
Some employers are "refusing to consider" Great Eastern Main Line commuters because of reliability issues, an MP says.
Retailers brace for Black Friday salesThu, 26 Nov 2015 17:03:13 GMT
UK retailers are gearing up for the Black Friday shopping phenomenon, with analysts predicting record online sales.
Grandson killer jailed for drowningThu, 26 Nov 2015 18:22:45 GMT
A man who drowned his nine-year-old grandson in the bath is jailed for life for the boy's murder.
Broadmoor worker jailed for Sun leaksThu, 26 Nov 2015 17:22:02 GMT
A former Broadmoor Hospital worker who sold stories about patients to the Sun newspaper is jailed for eight months.
Shots fired at police in BelfastThu, 26 Nov 2015 22:42:39 GMT
Two police officers escape injury after a number of shots are fired at their car in west Belfast.
Royals in Malta for three-day tourThu, 26 Nov 2015 17:56:47 GMT
The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh are in Malta for a three-day tour of the Mediterranean island where they once lived.
New home for the 'last Concorde'Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:08:24 GMT
It has been 12 years since Concorde last took to the skies for a poignant fly-over of home city Bristol.
Liverpool 2-1 BordeauxThu, 26 Nov 2015 22:13:33 GMT
Liverpool reach the Europa League's last 32 with one game to spare after coming from behind to beat Bordeaux.
Billings leads England to T20 winThu, 26 Nov 2015 19:40:03 GMT
Sam Billings' thrilling half-century leads England to a 14-run win over Pakistan in the first Twenty20 international in Dubai.
Celtic 1-2 AjaxThu, 26 Nov 2015 21:54:54 GMT
Celtic are eliminated from the Europa League after losing to Ajax, while group leaders Molde go down to Fenerbahce.
Syria air strikes 'will make us safer'Thu, 26 Nov 2015 17:51:05 GMT
David Cameron puts the case for air strikes against IS in Syria - with Jeremy Corbyn at odds with half his shadow cabinet on the issue.
Watch: MPs debate Syria air strikesThu, 26 Nov 2015 21:39:37 GMT
A selection of clips from the House of Commons where MPs debated David Cameron's case for air strikes against so-called Islamic State in Syria.
Net migration to UK hits record 336,000Thu, 26 Nov 2015 17:14:01 GMT
Annual net migration to the UK reaches a record 336,000, with 294,000 people arriving in the UK for work, figures show.
VIDEO: Does UK action in Syria make military sense?Thu, 26 Nov 2015 22:33:51 GMT
As David Cameron says launching UK air strikes against Islamic State militants in Syria will make Britain safer, the BBC's John Simpson reports on the arguments for and against the stance.
VIDEO: Drone used to monitor food waste gasesThu, 26 Nov 2015 19:50:26 GMT
An experimental drone fitted with sensors is being deployed to monitor gases rising from rubbish dumps.
VIDEO: Celebrities grill Murray brothersThu, 26 Nov 2015 17:40:05 GMT
Brothers Andy and Jamie Murray tackle questions from sporting celebrities before the Davis Cup final against Belgium.
VIDEO: Students protest at Hopkins debateThu, 26 Nov 2015 19:18:14 GMT
Students angry that former TV Apprentice contestant Katie Hopkins was speaking at a Brunel University debate have walked out in protest.
VIDEO: McDonnell: Red Book point 'was a joke'Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:43:52 GMT
The shadow chancellor said throwing a copy of the Chinese Communist leader's Little Red Book at the chancellor made a serious point.
VIDEO: What is life like inside prison?Thu, 26 Nov 2015 07:50:03 GMT
The Victoria Derbyshire programme asked people involved in the prison system in England and Wales to write anonymous letters about their experiences of life inside.
VIDEO: What has Bristol achieved as 'green capital'Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:37:12 GMT
John Maguire visited Bristol, which has been serving as Europe's official Green Capital, to see what the city has achieved in 2015.
VIDEO: Tumbling vicar slips on ice rinkThu, 26 Nov 2015 16:12:51 GMT
A town vicar takes a tumble on church ice rink
What is the UK doing about Syria?Thu, 26 Nov 2015 15:51:01 GMT
What is the UK doing about Syria?
What is the Little Red Book?Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:48:14 GMT
What exactly is the Little Red Book?
'I went blind and feel partly to blame'Thu, 26 Nov 2015 01:46:55 GMT
'I went blind after neglecting my diabetes'
Does the UK have a problem with whiplash?Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:18:05 GMT
Does the UK have a 'whiplash culture'?
Leaving the UK and going 'home' to GhanaThu, 26 Nov 2015 06:17:13 GMT
Why young professionals are moving from London to Accra
Buster, bust-ups & Boycott of tennisWed, 25 Nov 2015 18:22:19 GMT
Great Britain's run to 1978 Davis Cup final was far from dull
Mark Rylance: From spy to BFGThu, 26 Nov 2015 01:52:29 GMT
Mark Rylance on the biggest film roles of his career