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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.
Gun attack 'attempt to kill police'Fri, 27 Nov 2015 01:33:46 GMT
A gun attack on a police patrol car in west Belfast, in which up to eight shots were fired, is being treated as attempted murder.
Jack Garratt wins Brits Critics' ChoiceFri, 27 Nov 2015 00:03:47 GMT
Jack Garratt wins the Brits Critics' Choice prize, awarded to music newcomers due to release their first album in the coming year.
A&E waiting times 'getting worse'Fri, 27 Nov 2015 01:20:41 GMT
Waiting times in A&E departments across the UK are worsening as pressures grow in hospitals, figures suggest.
Shops hope for record Black FridayFri, 27 Nov 2015 00:03:49 GMT
UK retailers are embarking on the Black Friday shopping phenomenon, with analysts predicting record online sales.
Abuse inquiry 'to name institutions'Fri, 27 Nov 2015 01:37:04 GMT
Justice Lowell Goddard is set to name the first institutions to be investigated as part of the independent inquiry into child abuse in England and Wales.
London Ambulance Service 'inadequate'Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:06:54 GMT
London's ambulance service is rated as inadequate and should be placed in special measures, England's chief inspector of hospitals says.
Police CCTV of murdered man releasedThu, 26 Nov 2015 23:11:37 GMT
CCTV showing how officers dealt with a disabled man days before he was brutally murdered, is released.
Multiple-birth care 'postcode lottery'Fri, 27 Nov 2015 01:23:32 GMT
Women expecting twins or triplets are experiencing poor antenatal care in some areas of England, a report suggests.
Religious education 'needs overhaul'Fri, 27 Nov 2015 01:24:35 GMT
Religious education in England's schools needs a total overhaul to bring the subject into the 21st Century, argues a report.
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.
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.
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.
Murray and Edmund lead Davis Cup bidThu, 26 Nov 2015 21:54:34 GMT
Great Britain hope Kyle Edmund can spring a surprise in Belgium and set the visitors up for a first Davis Cup victory since 1936.
Lord Coe ends association with NikeThu, 26 Nov 2015 23:30:30 GMT
IAAF president Lord Coe ends his 38-year ambassadorial role with American sportswear giant Nike.
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.
'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.
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.
Labour 'at war' and migration fearsThu, 26 Nov 2015 23:51:27 GMT
Labour's internal "war" over whether to support air strikes in Syria features on several front pages, while other papers focus on record migration figures.
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: Redmayne becomes The Danish GirlThu, 26 Nov 2015 23:27:07 GMT
The Danish Girl, a film about a transgender pioneer, is the movie no-one would fund as the topic was not seen to be commercially viable.
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.
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