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Alice suspect is convicted murderer
Police searching for 14-year-old Alice Gross are treating a man with a murder conviction as a suspect in her disappearance.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:23:54 GMT)

Voting begins in Scottish referendum
People in Scotland begin voting on whether the country should stay in the UK or become an independent nation.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:04:23 GMT)

Wartime bombs blown up after seizure
A number of World War One and Two munitions have been detonated by bomb disposal experts after a large haul was found in a house in Hertfordshire.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:05:29 GMT)

Kate withdraws from Malta visit
The Duchess of Cambridge, who is pregnant with her second child, will not visit Malta this weekend on advice of doctors, Kensington Palace says.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:22:22 GMT)

Clash over car tax disc changes
Motorist organisation, the RAC, and the DVLA have clashed over the policing of car tax with claims of increased evasion amid changes to the system.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:03:18 GMT)

IS 'fuelling UK far-right backlash'
Islamic extremism in the Middle East and the Rotherham abuse scandal are fuelling a UK far-right backlash, a Home Office adviser claims.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:17:05 GMT)

Woman's ambulance queue death review
An investigation is being carried out after a woman died in an ambulance while waiting in a queue of around 15 emergency vehicles outside a hospital.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:54:17 GMT)

No DNA matches in Thai murder probe
Thai police admit they are struggling to find the killers of two British tourists, after it emerged crime scene DNA did not match that of any suspect.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:28:17 GMT)

Muslim call for release of hostage
British Muslim leaders call for the immediate release of Alan Henning, the UK hostage threatened with death by Islamic State extremists in Syria.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:30:16 GMT)

UK retail sales rise in August
UK retail sales rose by 0.4% in August compared with the previous month, with sales volumes up 3.9% from a year earlier, official figures show.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:52:35 GMT)

British Ebola nurse travels to US
A British nurse who recovered from Ebola travels to the US to donate blood to try to save the life of another victim of the virus.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:05:23 GMT)

Cash warning for university expansion
Plans that could increase student numbers by 20% have not been adequately funded, a policy analysis report warns.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:21:02 GMT)

PCC to be chosen after abuse scandal
The process for appointing a new police commissioner for South Yorkshire is set to begin following the resignation of Shaun Wright.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:20:48 GMT)

Green light for new skin cancer drug
A new drug to treat skin cancer should be made available on the NHS, a health body has recommended.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:14:26 GMT)

Pauper's funeral for 18-year-old
A teenager was among more than 500 people given a pauper's funeral, with claims they could put an "increasing strain" on the public purse.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:37:15 GMT)

R&A to reveal women members vote
The Royal and Ancient Golf Club will announce on Thursday if it will admit women members for the first time in its 260 years.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:56:52 GMT)

Armstrong to voice new Danger Mouse
Pointless host Alexander Armstrong will voice Danger Mouse when the much-loved cartoon hero returns to TV next year.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:25:45 GMT)

Campaign to save historic theatres
More than 30 historic theatres in England and Wales are "at risk" from decay, closure or irreversible change, according to the Theatres Trust.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:02:06 GMT)

Family criticise trust over death
The mother of a 21-year-old County Armagh man criticises the Southern Health trust for "failing her son" after he died weeks after a routine ear operation.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:21:36 GMT)

'Disappeared' archaeologist dies
Tributes are paid to a forensic archaeologist who led the searches for the Disappeared - people who were murdered and secretly buried by republicans during the Troubles in Northern Ireland.
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:14:57 GMT)

Wales awaits result of Scottish vote
Politicians in Wales await the result of the Scottish referendum on independence as voting gets under way.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:49:53 GMT)

Solskjaer likely to leave Cardiff
Cardiff City manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is expected to leave the club after less than nine months in charge.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:40:33 GMT)

How to vote in the Scottish referendum
The future of Scotland will be decided in the referendum on independence on 18 September. Here's a brief guide on how to make sure your vote is counted.
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:47:20 GMT)

Man killed in early morning crash
A man dies in a road accident in Leven, Fife, in the early hours of Thursday morning.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:30:20 GMT)

Sex attack 'was not preventable'
A sex attack by two teenagers on a boy in a cellar in Gloucester could not have been anticipated or prevented, a report finds.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:18:52 GMT)

Students hurt in bus crash with van
About 20 students suffer minor injuries in a crash between a bus and a van in North Yorkshire.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:25:32 GMT)

Mourinho has Costa hamstring worry
Jose Mourinho says after Chelsea's draw with Schalke that Diego Costa is not yet ready to start more than one game a week.
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:13:10 GMT)

Wales & N Ireland jump in rankings
Wales rise 12 places and are joint 29th with Scotland, while Northern Ireland jump to 71st and England are up two to 18th.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:51:35 GMT)

RFU apologises over shirt design
The Rugby Football Union apologises following criticism of the new England kit which incorporates the Victoria Cross emblem.
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:34:21 GMT)

Kenya's Westgate attack a year on: Voices from the mall
Powerful memories still fresh after 12 months - the first terrifying hours of Kenya's deadly Westgate siege.
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:22:47 GMT)

The freedivers who swim with whales
A group of researchers who risk their lives to swim side-by-side with sperm whales and humpbacks are hoping to get a unique insight into the animals' behaviour.
(Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:16:14 GMT)

The tricky business of policing sex in public
Police are taking a new approach to the policing of outdoor sex - for both straight and gay people.
(Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:55:03 GMT)

UK jobless rate falls to 2008 low
The UK rate fell to 6.2% in the three months to the end of July, while the number claiming Jobseeker's Allowance has dipped below one million.
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:59:13 GMT)

Farmers call for government support
Farmers urge the next government to give agriculture a boost at the 2015 election - with a list of demands to increase food production and help business.
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:28:57 GMT)

MPs criticise 'lax' waste schemes
Grants worth £213.5m were paid to councils for waste projects even though key facilities have yet to be built, MPs say.
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:21:56 GMT)

VIDEO: House of Commons
Tory MP John Baron asks an urgent question on the government's response to Islamic State.
(Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:49:55 GMT)

VIDEO: Why are there so many blackberries?
It has been a bumper year for edible plants and berries according to The Woodland Trust, who say this autumn could see the best fruit crop since records began.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:37:32 GMT)

VIDEO: Farewell to the paper car tax disc
From October 2014 the paper car tax disc will be phased out as details are moved onto an electronic register.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:30:44 GMT)

VIDEO: War ammo found in residential garage
Munitions and other artefacts from World War One and World War Two have been found during a raid on a residential garage in St Albans, Hertfordshire.
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:05:42 GMT)

AUDIO: 'I found migrant under my campervan'
A driver describes the moment he found a migrant "clinging on with his fingernails" to the bottom of his campervan.
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:29:13 GMT)

VIDEO: Alice Gross search: Hunt for man
Police investigating the disappearance of Alice Gross want to speak to a Latvian man seen on the same canal towpath used by the schoolgirl.
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:17:16 GMT)

VIDEO: Should 'vaping bars' be banned?
As new research shows most young people do not plan to smoke e-cigarettes, experts are divided over the safety of "vaping".
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:36:25 GMT)

VIDEO: Police appeal after art theft attempt
Birmingham Police have asked for help to identify a man caught on CCTV attempting to take a piece of art from a city centre gallery.
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:02:56 GMT)

AUDIO: Blinded in one eye 'for being gay'
A photographer says he will continue his career despite being blinded in one eye in a homophobic attack.
(Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:56:35 GMT)

Glimpse at the high street 2020
How will we shop in 2020?
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:42:15 GMT)

Is sport sexist? Fighting 'inertia'
Six events where men and women are still set apart
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:26:40 GMT)

Hiroshima artworks to go on show
Paintings by bomb survivors on show in Manchester
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:24:20 GMT)

VIDEO: Art to remember lost loved ones
A new way to commemorate the dead
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:38:19 GMT)

'I loved/loathed my 1960s high-rise block'
'Why I loved/loathed my 1960s tower block'
(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:52:16 GMT)

Five bugs that lurk in changing rooms
Five bugs that lurk in changing rooms
(Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:25:06 GMT)

Pleas for British hostage - the papers
Papers report friends' pleas for British hostage
(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:23:04 GMT)

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