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Story of 1948 sprinter who won historic gold at London 1948

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 09:46
Dr Arthur Wint won Jamaica's first Olympic gold medal and was the Usain Bolt of his time.

Long Covid forces Norfolk nurse of 25 years to quit beloved job

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 08:03
Illness has left Kathryn Crofts with badly-damaged lungs and a possible heart problem.

Road sign bungle sees Yorkshire sign erected in Lincolnshire

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 07:43
The mysterious sign appeared on the outskirts of Sandtoft in North Lincolnshire earlier this week.

Covid-19 rules to ease in NI but what do the figures say?

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 07:36
Northern Ireland has had an elevated coronavirus infection rate for more than three months now.

Covid: Should I get rid of my car and join a car club?

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 07:06
Has the pandemic reduced the need to own your own car? Car sharing could be the answer.

Twitter says Online Safety Bill needs more clarity

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 05:57
The government says it will tackle extreme posts but Twitter warns Ofcom will be "muddling through".

Budget 2021: Ministers pledge £500m to support young families

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 03:36
A network of "family hubs" is to be funded in England to provide support services in one place.

Budget 2021: English city regions to get £6.9bn for public transport

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 02:04
Chancellor Rishi Sunak will announce increased funding for tram, train and bus services outside London.

The soft toys parents hope connect kids to their faith

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 00:54
Why sales of 'singing' religious cuddly toys for very young children are booming.

'I. Am. So. Sorry': Talking about my miscarriages

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 00:49
The BBC's Tulip Mazumdar has reported on maternal health and the issues women face across the world. Here she reflects on her own experiences of pregnancy and baby loss.

The papers: 'Hollywood horror' and 'sluggish booster campaign'

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 00:10
Many papers lead on actor Alec Baldwin's "heartbreak" after he fatally shot a colleague with a prop gun.

Bristol artist celebrates women's bodies by making casts

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 00:07
The artist says women who take part in the project use it as a process of healing their trauma.

Ros Atkins on… Rising Covid cases in the UK

UK News BBC News Feed - Sat, 10/23/2021 - 00:07
Ros Atkins looks at why Covid infections are rising in the UK – and what should happen next.

Covid: Dogs bought in lockdown being abandoned

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 22:55
A charity says animals that cannot be sold are disguised as fake strays so rescue centres take them.

Covid: 'Fake strays' surge post-lockdown sees more dogs put down

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 22:54
Some lockdown pet owners pretend dogs are genuine strays after trying to sell them, rescuers say.

COP26: Disruption forecast in Glasgow as busy roads begin to close

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 22:54
Key routes near the SEC will close over the weekend and some commuters are expecting "major challenges".

Budget 2021: Six things that could affect you

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 22:07
Chancellor Rishi Sunak will deliver his second Budget for 2021 next week. How will it affect you?

'Undoubted failings' by Nottingham hospitals trust in baby death

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 20:57
Healthcare professionals failed to carry out correct tests during Teddy's care, a coroner says.

Right-wing terrorism suspects deny 3D-printed firearm charges

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 20:13
Three people from West Yorkshire and a fourth from Wales were charged in a right-wing terror probe.

Covid in Scotland: Half of 12-15 year olds receive vaccine first dose

UK News BBC News Feed - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 19:29
More 50% of the youngest age group eligible for vaccination have come forward for a jab.

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