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Inflation: Seven reasons why the cost of living is going up around the world

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 12:21
Global inflation - the rate at which prices rise - is at its highest since 2008. Here are seven reasons why.

Essex lorry deaths: Trafficking gang ringleader jailed in Belgium

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 12:13
Vo Van Hong is given 15 years in prison for running a gang that trafficked some of the victims.

Covid 'sham' woman fined for filming in Gloucester hospital

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 12:05
Debbie Hicks live-streamed from the Gloucester hospital questioning the existence of "mutant virus".

Wordle: 'It's just so simple,' says Countdown's Susie Dent, on the daily word game

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 10:57
The online word game Wordle has attracted millions of daily users - including Countdown's Susie Dent.

Most-wanted: Appeal for 12 UK suspects thought to be hiding in Spain

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 10:50
Men wanted for murder, drug trafficking and supplying guns are among those being sought.

'Mesmerising' cloud inversions seen in the Peak District

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 10:05
Two hikers say it was the first time they had seen a cloud inversion in the Peak District.

Roeburndale bridge collapse: Man dies and several injured

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 08:43
The man was among eleven people in a vehicle and trailer that fell into a river, police say.

Radar satellite's stunning map of UK and Ireland

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 08:28
For some technologies there are never any clouds to spoil the view.

Inflation: Cost of living rises at fastest pace for 30 years

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 08:11
The UK's cost of living surged by 5.4% in the 12 months to December, hitting its highest level since 1992.

Covid: Leadership threat to PM grows and England rules set to ease

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 08:07
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Wednesday morning.

Downing Street party: Boris Johnson to face MPs as leadership threat grows

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 08:07
The No 10 party row continues with reports more MPs are planning to ask for a no-confidence vote.

Sewage regularly dumped illegally in England and Wales rivers

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 07:33
Analysis suggests seven water companies illegally dumped sewage thousands of times between 2017 and 2021.

Harrow: 39ft bus lane pockets council £442k in fines

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 07:26
Nearly 8,000 drivers in Harrow were caught using the bus lane between April 2019 and December 2021.

Double jobbing: House of Lords to debate dual mandate proposals

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 07:13
The controversial plans have been criticised by the majority of Stormont's political parties.

Missed opportunities to prosecute double murderer, report finds

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 06:29
Laura Mortimer and her 11-year-old daughter Ella were killed by Christopher Boon in 2018.

Andy Murray column: Australian Open return & Cristiano Ronaldo-style celebrations

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 05:41
In his first BBC Sport column at the Australian Open, Andy Murray talks about his thrilling opening win and blocking out Cristiano Ronaldo-style 'Siuuuu' celebrations.

Downing Street party: How Boris Johnson's future hangs in the balance

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 04:43
Many Tory MPs will be listening closely to the prime minister's answers as he faces Prime Minster's Questions.

Dairylea cheese ad banned for showing girl eating upside down

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 02:01
Fourteen people complained about the advert, including one viewer who said a toddler had copied it.

Exercise addicts urged to build in rest days

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 01:40
A mental health charity is concerned some people are overdoing it to cope with stress and anxiety.

Depression rise at Christmas linked to stress over Covid

UK News BBC News Feed - Wed, 01/19/2022 - 01:31
Despite no lockdowns, a large survey found anxieties over being infected and long Covid were high.

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