BBC News - UK
The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site. PM and EC president hold reform talksTue, 26 May 2015 06:43:35 GMT
Prime Minister David Cameron tells European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker "British people are not happy with the status quo" in Europe.
Triple murder suspect found deadMon, 25 May 2015 20:54:26 GMT
Detectives looking for a man suspected of killing his sister, his mother and her partner have discovered his body in a wooded area in Oxford.
Ofgem to investigate pre-pay metersTue, 26 May 2015 00:24:13 GMT
Ofgem announces it will investigate after figures reveal more than half a million pre-payment energy meters were forcibly installed in homes over the last six years.
O2 network 'back to normal'Tue, 26 May 2015 06:53:07 GMT
Phone provider O2 says its service is "back to normal" after customers complained of problems with reception in several parts of the UK.
Coastal farm sold to National TrustTue, 26 May 2015 05:38:12 GMT
Parts of the iconic Great Orme headland in north Wales are safeguarded for the future after being bought by the National Trust.
NI first minister still in hospitalTue, 26 May 2015 05:20:56 GMT
Northern Ireland's first minister Peter Robinson remains in hospital after suffering a suspected heart attack.
Sturgeon to attack UK spending cutsTue, 26 May 2015 05:36:39 GMT
In her first major economic speech since the general election Nicola Sturgeon will attack the "scale and speed" of spending cuts planned by the UK government.
Apple design guru Jony Ive promotedTue, 26 May 2015 01:40:29 GMT
Apple promotes British designer Jony Ive to chief design officer, according to reports.
John Healey joins Labour deputy raceTue, 26 May 2015 01:57:53 GMT
Former Labour housing minister John Healey announces his bid to become deputy leader after being "dismayed" by the debate within the party since the election.
Carmichael rejects calls to resignMon, 25 May 2015 14:49:02 GMT
Former Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael rejects calls for him to resign over a leaked memo and says he wants to "get on with" being an MP.
TV appeal in takeaway murder huntTue, 26 May 2015 03:24:07 GMT
The murder of man shot dead outside a Tyneside takeaway where he worked is to be featured on the BBC's Crimewatch programme.
UK and Russia to resume Syria talksTue, 26 May 2015 05:14:16 GMT
Senior British and Russian security advisers are to resume efforts to find a solution to the crisis in Syria, David Cameron and Vladimir Putin agree.
Atwood book goes in 'Future Library'Tue, 26 May 2015 04:28:36 GMT
Margaret Atwood becomes the first of 100 authors to enter a manuscript into the Future Library, a project collecting works not to be published until 2114.
Scafell Pike dog reunited with ownerMon, 25 May 2015 12:41:50 GMT
A dog found at the top of England's highest mountain is reunited with its owner.
NI welfare reform debate to proceedTue, 26 May 2015 06:59:51 GMT
Northern Ireland assembly members are due to debate the final stage of the controversial welfare reform bill later, despite NI first minister Peter Robinson's admission to hospital with a suspected heart attack.
Health faces 'financial challenge'Tue, 26 May 2015 05:16:06 GMT
The scale of financial difficulty facing Northern Ireland's five health trusts was so severe in 2013 and 2014 that despite receiving additional funding, four of them failed to break even.
Choir wins through to talent finalTue, 26 May 2015 06:42:19 GMT
Welsh choir Cor Glanaethwy wins public vote to become the first act in the final of the Britain's Got Talent show.
Tidal lagoon preferred bidder namedTue, 26 May 2015 05:30:48 GMT
The preferred bidder is named to carry out a £200m contract for the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon.
Teachers 'must not be scapegoats'Mon, 25 May 2015 23:12:59 GMT
Teachers must not be used as the "scapegoat" for problems in Scotland's education system, the country's largest teaching union warns.
Health board facing GP shortageMon, 25 May 2015 23:26:08 GMT
Dumfries and Galloway could be facing a serious shortage of GPs unless 25 new recruits are hired by the end of next year, BBC Scotland can reveal.
Girl, 13, raped after meeting manMon, 25 May 2015 17:06:51 GMT
A 13-year-old girl is raped in south-west London after agreeing to meet a man in his 20s.
Cyprus fall tourist dies in hospitalMon, 25 May 2015 11:07:03 GMT
A British woman who went missing while on holiday in Cyprus after falling down an embankment dies in hospital.
Cook praises England 'team effort'Mon, 25 May 2015 19:21:23 GMT
Captain Alastair Cook said a team effort after a "rocky road" earned England victory in the first Test against New Zealand.
Ancelotti sacked as Real managerMon, 25 May 2015 19:23:41 GMT
Carlo Ancelotti is sacked as Real Madrid manager after two seasons and Rafael Benitez is tipped to take over at the Spanish club.
Premier League end of season reviewMon, 25 May 2015 17:05:52 GMT
With the Premier League now over, chief football writer Phil McNulty assesses how each team performed over the season.
'Sort it' business secretary tells O2Mon, 25 May 2015 19:43:51 GMT
Business secretary Sajid Javid has told phone provider O2 to "sort it out" after complaints about users losing signals on their mobiles.
Labour to back EU referendum billSun, 24 May 2015 11:45:48 GMT
Acting leader Harriet Harman says Labour has dropped its opposition to an "in/out" vote on the UK's EU membership, and will now back the government's referendum bill.
PM announces freeze in ministers' paySun, 24 May 2015 07:52:43 GMT
Government ministers will face a further five years of frozen pay, Prime Minister David Cameron says.
VIDEO: Treasury CommitteeWed, 25 Mar 2015 12:45:58 GMT
The Treasury Committee hears from the Chancellor, George Osborne.
VIDEO: Where does Crossrail waste earth go?Tue, 26 May 2015 05:32:15 GMT
The BBC's Andrew Bomford finds out where the millions of tonnes of earth go that have been excavated during the cross rail project.
VIDEO: My cerebral palsy story - in animationMon, 25 May 2015 23:02:20 GMT
Bristol schoolgirl Tegan, 14, creates animation to help her friends understand her differences.
VIDEO: Didcot murders: Police focus shiftsTue, 26 May 2015 06:05:32 GMT
Detectives looking for triple murder suspect Jed Allen will shift their attention to the circumstances of the killings after he was found dead in a wooded area of Oxford.
VIDEO: Jet-powered bike tested in WalesMon, 25 May 2015 17:04:54 GMT
A jet-powered bike has been tested at Pendine Sands in Wales in preparation for a land speed world record.
VIDEO: Regal Cunard liners grace the MerseyMon, 25 May 2015 13:21:03 GMT
Cunard ocean liners Queen Mary Two, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth have been reunited on the River Mersey in Liverpool.
VIDEO: Cameron asks Juncker for EU changeTue, 26 May 2015 05:46:57 GMT
David Cameron has told European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker that "British people are not happy with the status quo" in Europe.
VIDEO: Watch Chelsea's victory paradeMon, 25 May 2015 15:23:34 GMT
Chelsea celebrate their Premier League title at a packed victory parade in West London.
VIDEO: NI faces crucial welfare reform voteTue, 26 May 2015 06:10:36 GMT
Northern Ireland assembly members are due to debate the final stage of the controversial welfare reform bill on Tuesday.
Why do people waste so much time at the office?Tue, 26 May 2015 00:33:55 GMT
Why do people waste so much time at the office?
One school, four catchment areasTue, 26 May 2015 00:47:31 GMT
How can school admissions beat the housing market?
Where does the word 'deflation' come from?Tue, 26 May 2015 04:15:59 GMT
Where does the word 'deflation' come from?
How to rule with a slim majorityTue, 26 May 2015 00:53:49 GMT
The difficulty of ruling with a slim majority
Benny Green - boy who reflected changing UKMon, 25 May 2015 14:13:25 GMT
The Grange Hill character who reflected a changing UK
Remembering SrebrenicaTue, 26 May 2015 04:44:28 GMT
British Muslim soldiers' moving journey to massacre site