BBC News - UK
The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site. Scandal-hit trust patients 'at risk'Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:37:33 GMT
The NHS mental health trust which ran a care unit where a teenager drowned in a bath is "continuing to put patients at risk", inspectors say.
Labour 'must be quicker on anti-Semitism'Fri, 29 Apr 2016 04:07:14 GMT
Andy Burnham says Labour needs to improve the way it handles allegations of anti-Semitism, following criticism of former London mayor Ken Livingstone.
British cyclist Yates fails drugs testFri, 29 Apr 2016 00:08:12 GMT
British cyclist Simon Yates fails an in-competition drugs test - with his team blaming an "administrative error" over an asthma inhaler.
Hammond arrives in Cuba for visitFri, 29 Apr 2016 07:18:20 GMT
Philip Hammond says he is keen to "forge new links" with Cuba as he becomes the first UK foreign secretary to visit the country since the years before the communist revolution of 1959.
Tim Peake to control rover from spaceFri, 29 Apr 2016 06:28:31 GMT
UK astronaut Tim Peake is preparing to drive a robot on Earth from the space station, simulating how humans could one day remotely command vehicles on other worlds.
Primary testing regime in chaos - headsFri, 29 Apr 2016 00:28:32 GMT
Head teachers say the testing regime for primary schools in England is in chaos and distracting to pupils.
Police chief to stand down over criticismThu, 28 Apr 2016 20:43:19 GMT
The officer appointed to stand in as head of South Yorkshire Police is to step down after facing criticism.
Tour de Yorkshire 2016 to get under wayThu, 28 Apr 2016 23:06:45 GMT
The Tour de Yorkshire returns for its second year, with riders gearing up for three days of races across the county.
Three charged in UK terror inquiryThu, 28 Apr 2016 17:30:29 GMT
Two men and a woman have been charged in the UK with terror offences as part of a probe launched after the Paris and Brussels attacks.
MPs criticise Right to Buy extensionThu, 28 Apr 2016 23:05:58 GMT
The government's plan to extend the Right to Buy to Housing Association tenants is sharply criticised by a group of MPs.
Hillsborough costs raise policing fearsFri, 29 Apr 2016 00:07:58 GMT
South Yorkshire residents should not end up "paying the price" for costs of the Hillsborough inquests, former Home Secretary Lord Blunkett says.
'Sleepless slugs' on rise, say expertsFri, 29 Apr 2016 04:35:02 GMT
Last year's wet summer, followed by one of the warmest winters on record, has helped to create a generation of sleepless slugs, wildlife experts have warned.
AC/DC singer's statue to be unveiledThu, 28 Apr 2016 23:58:26 GMT
A life-sized statue of AC/DC singer Bon Scott, crowdfunded by fans, will be unveiled at an annual festival held in his honour.
Kirk's William Wallace links uncoveredThu, 28 Apr 2016 23:57:32 GMT
Archaeologists believe they have uncovered the remains of the medieval Borders kirk where William Wallace was appointed Guardian of Scotland.
'We'll throw everything at Villarreal'Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:47:47 GMT
Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool to "throw the kitchen sink" at Villarreal after a 1-0 defeat in their Europa League semi-final first leg.
Selby & Ding in command in semisThu, 28 Apr 2016 21:58:56 GMT
Mark Selby builds 5-3 lead over Marco Fu, while Ding Junhui leads Alan McManus in the other semi-final at the World Championship.
Coach Radford signs new Hull contractFri, 29 Apr 2016 06:15:49 GMT
Lee Radford signs a new three-year deal to coach Hull FC until the end of the 2019 season.
Cameron and ex-union chief in EU warningThu, 28 Apr 2016 14:27:24 GMT
David Cameron and a former union chief call for a vote to stay in the EU, as the PM is accused of watering down new trade union laws in return for campaign funding pledges.
Tory MP: Government at rotten heart of EUThu, 28 Apr 2016 13:26:28 GMT
Tory MP Bernard Jenkin claims David Cameron watered down union reforms to ensure their support the EU referendum, telling MPs "this stinks".
Labour donor Mills quits Vote LeaveThu, 28 Apr 2016 15:42:54 GMT
Home shopping magnate John Mills - one of Labour's biggest donors - quits the cross-party Vote Leave campaign.
Livingstone 'red card' in Labour 'civil war'Fri, 29 Apr 2016 05:03:32 GMT
The suspension of Ken Livingstone and the row within the Labour Party about accusations of anti-Semitism dominate the front pages.
VIDEO: Thousands sing You'll Never Walk AloneWed, 27 Apr 2016 19:54:23 GMT
Thousands of people have sung the Liverpool FC anthem You'll Never Walk Alone at a vigil in memory of those who died in the Hillsborough disaster
VIDEO: Emma Thompson sprayed with manureThu, 28 Apr 2016 12:56:08 GMT
Double-Oscar winning actor Emma Thompson has had liquid manure sprayed at her while taking part in an anti-fracking demonstration.
VIDEO: Gene therapy could reverse sight lossThu, 28 Apr 2016 17:44:31 GMT
A pioneering new treatment is giving is new hope for those with macular degeneration, as Pallab Ghosh reports.
VIDEO: As snow falls, is it spring or winter?Thu, 28 Apr 2016 06:35:17 GMT
As various parts of the UK experience snow and hail storms, the BBC's John Maguire reports on the holidaymakers not afraid to brave the cold.
VIDEO: Who faces highest graduate debts?Thu, 28 Apr 2016 07:01:18 GMT
A new report, Degree of Debt, looks at where in the English-speaking world students can rack up the highest amount of debt, and BBC News asks: "Is it worth it?"
VIDEO: 'No choice' but to suspend CromptonWed, 27 Apr 2016 16:17:45 GMT
The Chief Constable of South Yorkshire Police, David Crompton, has been suspended after the force was heavily criticised for its role in the Hillsborough disaster 27 years ago.
VIDEO: E-cigs 'have health benefits' says doctorThu, 28 Apr 2016 08:31:22 GMT
Smokers should be encouraged to use e-cigarettes to help them quit, says Dr Nick Hopkinson of the Royal College of Physicians.
VIDEO: Former Sun editor 'duped' over HillsboroughWed, 27 Apr 2016 11:26:42 GMT
The former editor of The Sun Kelvin MacKenzie tells the BBC's Richard Lister he was "completely duped" over the facts about the Hillsborough disaster.
Inquests' 'far-reaching consequences'Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:49:03 GMT
Top barrister expects 'far-reaching consequences'
Is Yorkshire still in love with cycling?Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:08:55 GMT
Yorkshire?s continuing love affair with cycling
Happy Ed Balls Day, from Ed BallsThu, 28 Apr 2016 16:06:29 GMT
Why the internet is still crazy for a five-year-old tweet
Five Hillsborough myths rejected by juryWed, 27 Apr 2016 23:15:23 GMT
Five Hillsborough myths rejected by inquests jury
What's the difference between anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism?Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:19:58 GMT
What's the difference between anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism?
Should homeless people be given tents?Thu, 28 Apr 2016 03:49:01 GMT
Should homeless people be given tents?
Hillsborough inquests: The 96 who diedTue, 26 Apr 2016 18:53:48 GMT
When and how each of the Hillsborough victims died
Patients' views on the strikeWed, 27 Apr 2016 16:20:39 GMT
How did the public feel during the doctors' strike?