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PM vows seven-day GP access by 2020
David Cameron is to tell the Conservative Party conference there will be more money to ensure seven-day GP access is rolled out across England by 2020.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:51:29 GMT)

UK economy grew 0.9% in second quarter
UK economic growth has been revised up to 0.9% for the second quarter of the year by the Office for National Statistics.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:26:10 GMT)

Third video of UK hostage released
A third video has appeared featuring British hostage John Cantlie who is being held by Islamic State militants.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:58:00 GMT)

May: New extremism powers needed
Home Secretary Theresa May is to tell the Conservative Party conference a future Tory government will seek new powers to ban extremist groups.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:06:07 GMT)

Annual house price growth 'slows'
The annual pace of house price growth slowed to 9.4% in September in England and Wales, according to the Nationwide.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:56:59 GMT)

Child abuse report criticises police
Children in South Yorkshire care homes were left vulnerable to sexual abuse because of police "shortcomings", a report finds.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:23:45 GMT)

Mirror apology over women's pictures
The Sunday Mirror apologises to women whose photos were used in a probe that saw a Conservative minister resign, but stands by its story.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:50:28 GMT)

Rise in UK trafficking and slavery
The number of people trafficked for slavery or other exploitation in the UK has risen sharply to more than 2,700, the National Crime Agency says.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:52:47 GMT)

Children hit by tooth decay at three
More than one in 10 three-year-olds have tooth decay, the first survey of the age group shows.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:28:02 GMT)

Scans 'could halve stillbirth rate'
More than half of stillbirths in the UK could be prevented if the NHS implemented additional scans, a leading obstetrician tells Panorama.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:29:19 GMT)

Reduce teachers' workload, says NUT
The National Union of Teachers calls on the education secretary to tackle excessive workloads or face more strike action.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:30:12 GMT)

Call for statutory sex education
An organisation which provides sex education says all Scottish schools should be compelled by law to teach it.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:05:43 GMT)

Warm weather hits sales at Next
Next says the recent warm weather has slowed sales growth and adds it might have to cut its profit forecast if the warm spell continues.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:28:48 GMT)

UK has driest September 'since 1910'
The Met Office says the UK is on course for its driest September since records began more than a century ago.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:04:39 GMT)

'Forgotten explorer' to be honoured
A plaque honouring one of Scotland's great forgotten explorers is set to be unveiled at Westminster Abbey.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:11:46 GMT)

Stephen Sutton is 'Pride of Britain'
Teenage cancer fundraiser Stephen Sutton is to be the first person to be given a Pride of Britain award posthumously.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:32:06 GMT)

Ex dental prof guilty of malpractice
A disciplinary panel finds a former consultant at the Royal Victoria Hospital's School of Dentistry guilty of more than 100 charges of malpractice.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:12:18 GMT)

Villiers speaks on corporation tax
Stormont needs to be in the best possible shape if it is to take on the devolution of corporation tax rates, says Secretary of State Theresa Villiers.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:45:15 GMT)

Health spending set for budget boost
It is expected more money will be earmarked for the health service when the Welsh government unveils its draft budget.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:52:12 GMT)

Woman saved from harbour waters
A woman is rescued from a Gwynedd harbour after being spotted by a fisherman in the early hours.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:04:41 GMT)

Scottish economy shrugs off slump
The Scottish economy continues to recover with performance at pre-recession levels, according to the Bank of Scotland business monitor.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:06 GMT)

Human trafficking figures revealed
Fifty five potential victims of human trafficking were identified in Scotland last year, according to the National Crime Agency.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:02:12 GMT)

Girl, 15, 'may be heading to Syria'
A teenage girl from Bristol who was reported missing may be attempting to get to Syria, police say.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:41:26 GMT)

'Dirty toilets' row workers walk out
More than 100 construction workers in Ferrybridge, West Yorkshire walk out in a row over toilet facilities.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:24:00 GMT)

Pardew expects talks with Ashley
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew expects to have "serious conversations" with owner Mike Ashley after the 1-0 defeat at Stoke.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:14:39 GMT)

Lewis backs mixed-gender 'Ryder Cup'
World number one golfer Stacy Lewis says she would be keen to see the introduction of a mixed-gender 'Ryder Cup' tournament.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:21:53 GMT)

Clarke 'hiding' over black managers
Football League chairman Greg Clarke is accused of "hiding behind excuses" while Paul Ince calls for the "Rooney Rule".
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:10:37 GMT)

Almaz's story
When a young Ethiopian woman went to Saudi Arabia to work as a maid her new employers treated her like a slave.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:03:29 GMT)

Queen Mary: Liner that helped launch monster cruise ships
Eighty years ago the launch of the SS Queen Mary helped define an era of luxury liners. Did it presage the monster cruise ships of today?
(Sun, 28 Sep 2014 23:59:49 GMT)

Nostalgia for an old-fashioned milk bottle
Why did glass milk bottles disappear from British doorsteps?
(Fri, 26 Sep 2014 01:54:22 GMT)

EU vote not like Scotland - Cameron
The prime minister says he cares "about a thousand times more strongly" about keeping the UK together than he does about staying in the EU.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:32:17 GMT)

Ex-Tory deputy mayor backs UKIP
A former Conservative deputy mayor of London switches his allegiance to UKIP.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:32:42 GMT)

Osborne proposes new benefits freeze
A future Conservative government would freeze benefits paid to people of working age for two years, Chancellor George Osborne tells the Conservative Party conference.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:38:19 GMT)

VIDEO: House of Commons
MPs vote by 524 to 43 in favour of UK military action against Islamic State in Iraq.
(Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:28:07 GMT)

VIDEO: False widow bite leads to amputation
A woman has had her finger amputated - and told she was within hours of death - after being bitten by a false widow spider.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:26:11 GMT)

VIDEO: Third video of UK hostage released
A third video has been posted online showing the British photographer John Cantlie, who's being held by the group which calls itself Islamic State.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:53:56 GMT)

VIDEO: MP to complain over tabloid sting
The Sunday Mirror sting which forced an MP to resign as a minister leads to complaints to the new press regulator Ipso, as the paper defends its actions.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:33:35 GMT)

VIDEO: S Yorks police 'weak' on sexual abuse
South Yorkshire police's response to reports of sexual abuse has been weak across the force, according to a new report.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:29:09 GMT)

VIDEO: Will it be driest September on record?
Alex Deakin examines the latest weather figures.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:25:08 GMT)

VIDEO: GPs to be available at weekends
Patients will be able to visit their GPs at weekends and in the evening under a new Tory policy to be announced at their conference.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:56:50 GMT)

VIDEO: Children hit by tooth decay at three
More than one in 10 three-year-olds have tooth decay, the first survey of the age group shows.
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 06:47:59 GMT)

VIDEO: Police called over Ryder Cup flag
Police were called to investigate a complaint about a European flag flying in Rory McIlroy's home town of Holywood during the Ryder Cup.
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:36:00 GMT)

Why do so many drivers shun seatbelts?
Why are two million drivers still refusing to buckle up?
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:19:20 GMT)

Murphy returns as 'street fighting man'
Cillian Murphy returns to Peaky Blinders
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:49:46 GMT)

VIDEO: Why web inventor 'pays his way' online
Web inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee's concerns for the internet
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:11:39 GMT)

Who was the world's first trainspotter?
Who was the first trainspotter?
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:16:05 GMT)

VIDEO: D*Face captures stars who died young
Ghostly portraits of stars who died young
(Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:25:07 GMT)

7-day GPs and 'war on workers' - front pages
Papers offer different views on Tory pledges
(Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:51:47 GMT)

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