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BBC News - UK Employment Support Allowance: Benefits re-test for chronically ill to be axedSat, 01 Oct 2016 01:53:03 GMT
Sickness benefits claimants will no longer have to go through reassessments to keep their payments if they suffer from chronic illnesses, Work and Pensions Secretary Damian Green is to announce.
Boxer Towell dies after Glasgow boutSat, 01 Oct 2016 03:46:49 GMT
Scottish boxer Mike Towell dies in hospital after being seriously injured in a bout on Thursday, his management says.
Momentum vice-chair 'suspended by Labour' amid anti-Semitism rowFri, 30 Sep 2016 21:01:47 GMT
The vice-chairwoman of pro-Corbyn group Momentum has been suspended by the Labour Party over controversial comments she made at a party training event, it is reported.
Monarch holidays protection extendedFri, 30 Sep 2016 22:15:26 GMT
Budget airline Monarch receives a temporary extension to its licence to sell package holidays and says it has secured "significant" new investment from shareholders.
Nine hurt in Medway City Estate crashSat, 01 Oct 2016 01:24:33 GMT
A car ploughs into a crowd of of people amid reports of "nuisance vehicles" on an industrial estate, police have said.
Murder charges in London bus baby death caseSat, 01 Oct 2016 03:50:04 GMT
A man and a woman are charged with the murder of a three-month-old girl who was found unresponsive on a bus in east London.
More than 15,000 homes hit by winter floods, says LGASat, 01 Oct 2016 04:37:28 GMT
More than 15,000 homes and businesses in just eight council areas were flooded in last winter's storms, a survey has revealed.
Sam Allardyce: Ex-England manager could face football banFri, 30 Sep 2016 23:05:27 GMT
Sam Allardyce could face an FA ban over the newspaper revelations that led to his departure as England manager.
Harry Redknapp: Ex-Premier League boss filmed 'claiming players bet on match'Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:54:19 GMT
Ex-Premier League manager Harry Redknapp says his players bet on the result of one of their matches, the Daily Telegraph claims.
Tory ex-ministers push for speedy BrexitFri, 30 Sep 2016 21:00:45 GMT
Britain could quit the EU well within the two-year time limit laid down by Article 50 , Conservative former ministers tell Theresa May - but the PM urges patience for "the right deal".
Existing energy customers barred from cheapest dealsFri, 30 Sep 2016 21:57:02 GMT
Four of the UK's largest energy companies have been barring their own customers from some of the best deals for gas and electricity, the BBC's Moneybox learns
'Clare's Law' requests top 1,000 in first yearFri, 30 Sep 2016 23:26:06 GMT
More than 1,000 requests are made in the first year of a scheme which allows people to be told if their partner has been violent in the past.
The heroin overdose antidote saving livesFri, 30 Sep 2016 13:19:54 GMT
Victoria Derbyshire presenter Joanna Gosling speaks to Karl Price, a former drug user who has been saved from dying of an overdose by naloxone on three occasions.
Rosetta: British scientists and role of UK Space AgencyFri, 30 Sep 2016 13:14:15 GMT
Where now for British scientists and plans to explore the galaxy?
Rosetta mission: 'Really sad, but the legacy lives on'Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:15:43 GMT
Professor Monica Grady of the Open University gives her reaction to the Rosetta probe crash landing into the comet it has been studying for two years.
Caroline Aherne?s brother: ?I thought she would survive?Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:55:18 GMT
Caroline Aherne?s brother has told BBC Radio 5 live?s Emma Barnett that he thought his sister would survive cancer.
Conwy 140mph biker caught by his own cameraFri, 30 Sep 2016 11:58:16 GMT
Two motorcyclists showed "utter disregard" for road users by reaching speeds of 140mph and pulling "wheelies" on country roads, a judge has said.
Are high heels falling out of favour?Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:05:21 GMT
Figures show that for the first time, UK women bought more trainers than heels in 2016.
Daniel Craig 'first choice' for next James BondFri, 30 Sep 2016 08:43:19 GMT
Next James Bond film is Daniel Craig's if he wants it, says executive producer
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Desmond Carrington leaves BBC Radio 2Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:00:06 GMT
Veteran broadcaster Desmond Carrington announces he is leaving BBC Radio 2, bringing a 70-year broadcasting career to a close.
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge go fishing in CanadaSat, 01 Oct 2016 04:42:04 GMT
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge go fishing for salmon in waters that residents say are threatened by a controversial liquid natural gas project during the penultimate day of their Canadian tour.
Newspaper headlines: May's grip on No 10, and saving builders from BrexitFri, 30 Sep 2016 23:20:36 GMT
The Times reports on Prime Minister Theresa May's "hands-on style", while there are reports that European builders in the UK are to be "saved from Brexit".
Louis TherouxSat, 01 Oct 2016 00:05:54 GMT
Sixteen years after making a documentary with Jimmy Savile, Louis Theroux revisits his encounter.
Wacky spacesFri, 30 Sep 2016 23:12:54 GMT
As tech giant Apple announces it is to set up home in Battersea Power Station, BBC News takes a look at some of England's trendiest offices.
1950s electroSat, 01 Oct 2016 00:07:26 GMT
Some 65 years after it was made, earliest known recording of music produced by a computer has finally been restored.
Chocolate CompulsionSat, 01 Oct 2016 00:08:10 GMT
The man with Type 2 diabetes who is fighting his sugar compulsion.
'Event' climbingSat, 01 Oct 2016 00:08:58 GMT
The Newport Street Gallery has been shortlisted for Riba's prestigious Stirling Prize, 2016.
'Fire risk'Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:14:04 GMT
A night out clubbing is something most young people take for granted, but it's not always easy for those with disabilities.