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The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site. Queen marks Gallipoli centenarySat, 25 Apr 2015 10:38:14 GMT
The Queen attends UK ceremonies marking the centenary of the WW1 Gallipoli landings, after dawn services are held in Britain, Turkey, Australia and New Zealand.
Clegg: No SNP 'life support' dealSat, 25 Apr 2015 08:36:52 GMT
Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg says he would not join a coalition government dependent on "life support" from the SNP after the general election.
First black or Asian PM 'to be Tory'Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:11:14 GMT
The first black or Asian prime minister will be Conservative, David Cameron says, in a speech on opportunities for ethnic minority Britons.
Farage reveals hospital treatmentFri, 24 Apr 2015 23:03:04 GMT
UKIP leader Nigel Farage admits to being "in a great deal of pain" at the start of the general election campaign.
Minute's silence marks Bradford fireSat, 25 Apr 2015 09:35:29 GMT
A minute's silence will be held before all Premier and Football league matches later to mark the 30th anniversary of the Bradford City fire.
Murder victim 'in pub with suspect'Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:40:37 GMT
A murder suspect was seen in a pub with a woman whose body was later found in a flat in Rhondda Cynon Taff, police say.
Man charged over 1974 Army shootingFri, 24 Apr 2015 22:43:43 GMT
A 73-year-old man, understood to be a former soldier, is charged with the attempted murder of a man who was shot dead by the Army in Northern Ireland more than 40 years ago.
'Concern' over Yarl's Wood incidentSat, 25 Apr 2015 02:23:23 GMT
A recent incident at the Yarl's Wood detention centre has given HM Inspectorate of Prisons "considerable concern", the BBC learns.
HSBC considers moving HQ out of UKFri, 24 Apr 2015 16:15:53 GMT
HSBC says it is considering whether to move its headquarters out of the UK, following "regulatory and structural reforms" in the banking industry.
Second charge over preacher murderFri, 24 Apr 2015 17:32:31 GMT
A man is charged with possession of an explosive substance by police investigating the murder of a Syrian-born preacher.
Student's body released to familyFri, 24 Apr 2015 20:01:56 GMT
The body of Irish student Karen Buckley, who was murdered in Glasgow earlier this month, is released to her family.
Six compete for Museum of the YearSat, 25 Apr 2015 01:12:24 GMT
Six UK museums, including London's Imperial War Museum and Belfast's The MAC are competing for the title of Museum of the Year 2015.
VIDEO: Couple plan to be oldest newlywedsSat, 25 Apr 2015 06:47:09 GMT
Two elderly lovebirds from East Sussex are set to become the world's oldest newlyweds when they tie the knot in June.
Hill bought after community appealFri, 24 Apr 2015 12:33:28 GMT
A hill in Shropshire is bought for more than £200,000 after a community fundraising campaign.
Crash victim was GAA senior hurlerSat, 25 Apr 2015 09:32:40 GMT
The man who died in a car crash in Fermanagh on Friday night was Shane Mulholland from Derrylin.
Ballycastle sewage lands UK in courtSat, 25 Apr 2015 08:32:41 GMT
UK could face a fine from the EU if it fails to comply with regulations on sewage treatment
Lib Dem veterans commissioner planSat, 25 Apr 2015 07:44:12 GMT
A veterans commissioner should be created to help those who have served in the military, the Liberal Democrats say.
Dawn service for Gallipoli centenarySat, 25 Apr 2015 08:44:28 GMT
The Last Post is sounded in an early morning service to mark the centenary of the military landings at Gallipoli in World War One.
Cocaine found after boat boardedSat, 25 Apr 2015 09:06:23 GMT
Cocaine is found on board a boat which was intercepted by the Royal Navy and the Border Force in the North Sea.
Scots role at Gallipoli rememberedSat, 25 Apr 2015 10:47:14 GMT
A commemorative service is held in Edinburgh to mark the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings during World War One.
Six Victoria Cross medals displayedSat, 25 Apr 2015 04:50:23 GMT
Six Victoria Cross medals "won before breakfast" by Lancashire Fusiliers in the Gallipoli landings go on show for the first time.
Boy charged over armed raid attemptSat, 25 Apr 2015 10:28:01 GMT
A 14-year-old boy is charged over an attempted armed robbery in Liverpool.
'I'd consider letting Jordan go'Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:09:50 GMT
Chris Jordan looks vulnerable in a predictable England attack, says Jonathan Agnew, while Moeen Ali also toiled.
Teenager breaks tournament recordSat, 25 Apr 2015 07:33:44 GMT
Canadian teenager Brooke Henderson breaks the Swinging Skirts tournament record with a nine-under halfway total of 135.
Hamilton tops UK sport rich listFri, 24 Apr 2015 23:01:14 GMT
Lewis Hamilton is the richest sportsman in Britain with earnings of £88m, as Wayne Rooney moves into second on £72m.
Labour attacks NHS 'private care'Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:11:02 GMT
Leading English hospitals saw income from private patients rise by more than half since 2010, Labour has claimed.
VIDEO: Cameron's football 'brain fade'Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:40:19 GMT
David Cameron makes a slip up in a speech on diversity, saying he is a West Ham supporter, when he is actually an Aston Villa fan.
Hastings fishermen seek 'fair share'Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:23:02 GMT
In the tightly contested seat of Hastings and Rye, it is the topic of fishing quotas that has become a key election issue
VIDEO: Finance Bill second readingWed, 25 Mar 2015 20:08:15 GMT
MPs pass the Finance Bill at second reading.
VIDEO: Musical tribute to Gallipoli fallenSat, 25 Apr 2015 07:11:42 GMT
Hundreds of soldiers from the Lancashire Fusiliers were killed during the Gallipoli campaign 100 years ago, and now a new piece of music has been composed in their honour.
VIDEO: Prince Charles' Gallipoli tributeFri, 24 Apr 2015 15:55:10 GMT
At a ceremony marking its centenary, the Prince of Wales pays tribute to those who fought in Gallipoli, one of World War One's bloodiest campaigns.
VIDEO: Axe-wielding robber tackled by staffFri, 24 Apr 2015 20:15:21 GMT
A man had been sentenced to six years in prison with a four-year extended licence period, after threatening staff with an axe at a shop in County Durham.
VIDEO: What matters to a teacherFri, 24 Apr 2015 14:45:56 GMT
Susan Condy from Cambridge trained as a teacher, but has struggled to find work since having a child.
VIDEO: A marathon every day... for a yearSat, 25 Apr 2015 07:17:37 GMT
Most of those taking part in Sunday's London Marathon will have spent all year working towards the big race but one man certainly stands out from the crowd.
VIDEO: Kent orchard spurs pear industry revivalSat, 25 Apr 2015 09:02:58 GMT
The UK's biggest conference pear orchard has been planted at a farm in Kent, using techniques already used abroad in a bid to help British producers compete with their foreign rivals.
VIDEO: Where is immigration welcome?Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:46:54 GMT
Unemployment has hit a seven-year low, but more than a third of the new jobs created last year went to workers from abroad.
Is your partner a financial bully?Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:00:31 GMT
Is your partner a financial bully?
Changing the signals on Britain's railwaysSat, 25 Apr 2015 01:57:44 GMT
Is there about to be a cure to 'signal failure'?
The faith forgotten in its hometownFri, 24 Apr 2015 23:48:34 GMT
The forgotten birthplace of a president's religion
Scots polls suggest 'revolution'Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:50:07 GMT
John Curtice on why Scottish polls suggest a potential 'revolution' at Westminster
The yard for red phone boxes that ring no moreFri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:46 GMT
The yard for red phone boxes that ring no more
Pennine Way marks 50th anniversaryFri, 24 Apr 2015 02:28:00 GMT
England's oldest long-distance trail marks 50 years