BBC News - UK
The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site. Resuscitation orders 'kept from families'Mon, 02 May 2016 03:51:25 GMT
Thousands of people are having "do not resuscitate" orders imposed on them without their families' consent, an audit of dying patients finds.
New plans to tackle unfair tippingSun, 01 May 2016 23:14:29 GMT
Proposals to tackle "unfair" tipping practices and boost transparency for UK workers and consumers are unveiled.
Somalia peacekeeping role for UK troopsSun, 01 May 2016 23:34:43 GMT
A British Army team arrives in Somalia as part of a United Nations mission to counter Islamist militants.
Independence row dominates TV debateSun, 01 May 2016 22:00:37 GMT
The prospect of a second referendum on Scottish independence dominates the final TV debate between the leaders of the country's five main parties.
Legal highs 'destabilising prisons'Mon, 02 May 2016 00:56:20 GMT
Synthetic cannabis is having a "devastating impact" in UK prisons and the situation is "getting worse, not better", the new chief inspector of prisons says.
Manchester United 1-1 Leicester CitySun, 01 May 2016 17:57:52 GMT
Leicester City will have to wait for another day at least to be Premier League champions after drawing at Manchester United.
New prostate cancer drugs 'promising'Sun, 01 May 2016 23:12:51 GMT
A new type of cancer drug could benefit men with aggressive prostate cancer which is no longer responding to treatment, say researchers.
Boy, 14, dead after 'firearms' incidentSun, 01 May 2016 17:39:06 GMT
A 14-year-old boy dies and two teenagers are arrested after a suspected firearms incident in Suffolk.
Australia 'would welcome EU In vote'Sun, 01 May 2016 18:25:52 GMT
Australia would welcome the UK voting to stay in the European Union, the country's prime minister says.
Girl, 7, found in swimming pool diesSun, 01 May 2016 18:10:38 GMT
A seven-year-old girl dies after being found unconscious in a swimming pool at a holiday resort in Norfolk.
Woman 'critical' after alleged stabbingSun, 01 May 2016 18:43:20 GMT
A woman and her teenage brother are in hospital after an alleged stabbing in Vauxhall on Sunday morning.
Body washed up near nature reserveSun, 01 May 2016 22:05:25 GMT
The decomposed body of a man is found by bird watchers after being washed up near a nature reserve.
Ranieri may not watch Tottenham gameSun, 01 May 2016 17:34:37 GMT
Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri may not watch the game between Chelsea and Tottenham on Monday that could give his side the title.
'I thought I was going to die'Sun, 01 May 2016 22:00:30 GMT
Ex-England batsman James Taylor looks back to the day when he discovered he had an undiagnosed, career-ending heart problem.
Selby leads Ding in gruelling finalSun, 01 May 2016 23:36:47 GMT
Mark Selby digs deep to lead Ding Junhui 10-7 after a marathon opening day of the World Championship final at the Crucible.
Corbyn critics 'using anti-Semitism row'Sun, 01 May 2016 15:43:56 GMT
A row about anti-Semitism is being used by Jeremy Corbyn's opponents within Labour to undermine his leadership, Unite chief Len McCluskey says.
Industrial action threat over academiesSat, 30 Apr 2016 17:20:12 GMT
Head teachers threaten industrial action over plans to force all state schools in England to become academies, after heckling the education secretary at their conference.
Two MP committees to quiz Green on BHSSun, 01 May 2016 19:23:52 GMT
Former BHS owner Sir Philip Green is invited to appear before two parliamentary committees to answer questions about the High Street chain's collapse into administration.
'Kids' strike' planned and Corbyn woesMon, 02 May 2016 04:57:16 GMT
The prospect of thousands of primary pupils being kept home from school for a day in a protest against new tests makes front pages, which also have the latest in the Labour anti-Semitism row.
VIDEO: 'Surge in anti-Semitic violence'Sun, 01 May 2016 07:39:09 GMT
There has been a surge in violence against Jewish people, according to a survey by the Campaign Against Anti-Semitism.
VIDEO: Helicopter rescues boy at Combe MartinSun, 01 May 2016 16:57:44 GMT
A boy has been rescued by helicopter off the coast of Combe Martin in Devon.
VIDEO: Wedding guests fed food destined for binSun, 01 May 2016 09:44:58 GMT
A couple from Durham served food destined for landfill to their wedding guests.
VIDEO: The Queen v The President: 'Boom'Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:36:00 GMT
The Queen and Prince Harry have responded to Barack and Michelle Obama's Invictus Games challenge.
VIDEO: Community fridge, free food for allSun, 01 May 2016 07:26:56 GMT
Villagers in Frome, Somerset are putting surplus food to good use by opening a community fridge, the first of its kind in the UK.
VIDEO: Surprise ride on Harley for 97-year-oldSat, 30 Apr 2016 15:30:08 GMT
A group of Harley Davidson riders have made a 97-year-old woman's birthday wish come true by taking her out for a ride.
VIDEO: Should all children study RE?Sun, 01 May 2016 07:23:13 GMT
Head teachers are to discuss whether parents in England should be allowed to take their children out of religious education classes, on the grounds that it undermines the teaching of "British values".
VIDEO: Hitler claims and 'embittered Blairites'Sat, 30 Apr 2016 10:46:51 GMT
The former Mayor of London said he is "sorry if people were offended" by his comment that Hitler supported Zionism in the 1930s, but maintained that his words were historically accurate.
How has marriage changed life for gay people?Sun, 01 May 2016 23:03:46 GMT
How has marriage changed life for gay people?
The pioneering women of the BBC's early yearsMon, 02 May 2016 00:06:31 GMT
The women who worked at the BBC in the 1920s
Five reasons why we love department storesSun, 01 May 2016 23:40:57 GMT
Why we still shop in department stores
Lost ships recorded in sea off ScotlandSun, 01 May 2016 23:29:59 GMT
Lost boats recorded in sea off Scotland
The web boss who went from rugs to richesSun, 01 May 2016 23:44:52 GMT
The carpet seller who became a multimillionaire website boss
Sir Lenny Henry: The blues singerMon, 02 May 2016 02:45:47 GMT
Why Lenny Henry is venturing into singing the blues
Having a (dead) whale of a timeSat, 30 Apr 2016 23:05:09 GMT
When touring dead whales drew large crowds
How Beyonce became an 'albums artist'Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:31:48 GMT
How Beyonce gave up hit singles and became an albums artist