Prince Andrew stands by 'car-crash' Jeffrey Epstein BBC interview
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 18:18:55 GMT

People close to him say he addressed his links to convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein "head-on".

Six things we learned from Prince Andrew's interview
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 16:29:52 GMT

The Duke of York's unprecedented Newsnight interview contained several revelations.

Bolton flats blaze: Students to be re-housed as £10,000 raised
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 16:23:11 GMT

Students evacuated from flats hit by a major blaze in Bolton will be re-housed as £10,000 is raised.

Hong Kong protests: Tense stand-off at university campus
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:26:18 GMT

Police have warned protesters that they may use live bullets if violence against officers continues.

Panorama Investigation: War crimes scandal exposed
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:23:49 GMT

British Special Forces have been accused of covering up the killings of four young Afghans in 2012.

Terry O'Neill: British photographer to the stars dies aged 81
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 16:58:59 GMT

He took some of the first photographs of The Beatles, and his death is described as the "end of an era".

General election 2019: Conservatives promise 'equal' immigration system
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 17:23:19 GMT

The Tories outline changes after Brexit as Jeremy Corbyn is pressed on his views on EU migration.

Stephen Graham: Actor tells Desert Island Discs 'I didn’t know how to cope'
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 00:12:24 GMT

The Liverpudlian actor tells Desert Island Discs he tried to take his own life in his youth.

Harry Dunn biker death: Riders remember crash victim
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 12:16:45 GMT

The 19-year-old died after he was in collision with a car driven by a US diplomat's wife.

Venice floods: Further warnings of high tides
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 15:44:00 GMT

Large parts of the centre of the Italian city have been hit by exceptionally high tides for the third time in a week.

Lisnaskea: Girl, 13, stabbed 'protecting 11-month-old nephew'
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 17:07:18 GMT

The teenager has been hailed a "hero" by her family after the attack in County Fermanagh.

Jennifer Arcuri says Boris Johnson 'cast me aside like some gremlin'
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 11:39:08 GMT

Woman at centre of misconduct controversy says her requests to him for media advice had been "blocked".

Denbigh couple admit spraying neighbour with hosepipe
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 15:33:17 GMT

Barry and Hellynne Lee, both 72, were caught on camera turning a hosepipe on Harold Burrows.

Sir Paul McCartney among stars helping Jerry Donahue
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 14:38:11 GMT

The guitar will be sold to pay for American guitarist Jerry Donahue's stroke rehabilitation costs.

Autumn unveils Irish forester's Celtic cross
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 06:57:00 GMT

The mysterious Emery Cross appears in woods near the Irish border village of Killea in Donegal.

Sir Chris Hoy and his wife reveal tiny nappies for premature babies
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 16:19:00 GMT

Sir Chris and Lady Sarra Hoy's son, Callum, was born 11 weeks early, in 2014.

The truth behind India's viral photo that got a girl into school
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 00:15:51 GMT

The Indian girl was enrolled in school after a photo of her peeking into a classroom sparked outcry.

ICYMI: Pigs, turtles and a jet suit world record
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 09:26:25 GMT

Here are some of the stories you may have missed this week.

Meet Mani Love - the basketball player who's 4ft 5in tall
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 00:40:58 GMT

Mani Love is the shortest person to play for the Harlem Globetrotters in New York and is visiting school's in the West Midlands.

Your pictures on the theme of 'queuing'
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 10:41:09 GMT

Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "queuing".

How do you fight extreme wildfires?
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 00:20:07 GMT

They've devastated vast areas from Australia to Brazil. Here, two experts explain how to fight them.

Robyn Crawford says relationship with Whitney Houston was 'love - open and honest'
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 00:20:52 GMT

"It was love and it was open and it was honest," the star's former assistant tells the BBC.

The growing importance of the night-time economy
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 01:47:01 GMT

The UK's night-time economy is now said to be the UK's fifth-biggest industry with annual revenues of £66bn.

Why US tech giants are putting billions into housing
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 00:28:55 GMT

The booming tech industry has pushed San Francisco house prices out of the reach of ordinary workers.

The woman who said Jesus would return - to Bedford
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 00:54:29 GMT

Mabel Barltrop's followers believed she was the daughter of God and that an English town would be the location of the Second Coming.

American Kurds take up Syria fight as Erdogan visits Trump
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 00:29:42 GMT

The visit of the Turkish president to the White House has spurred Kurdish-American activists into action.

Simon Smith: Mum recalls baby's murder 25 years on
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 00:40:05 GMT

Rachel Playfair describes how triple baby killer Simon Smith murdered their daughter 25 years ago.

How the Irish sport of hurling came to the US
Sat, 16 Nov 2019 12:19:54 GMT

Ahead of a big game, what is this ancient Irish sport that's finding new popularity in America?

Christmas adverts - do they really work?
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 22:02:07 GMT

Big budget ads are already gracing our screens but do they actually benefit the big brands behind them?

England complete Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with comfortable win in Kosovo
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 19:34:42 GMT

England conclude their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a comfortable win over Kosovo in Pristina.

Verstappen wins dramatic race in Brazil as Ferraris collide
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 18:50:25 GMT

Both Ferraris collide and retire as Max Verstappen overtakes Lewis Hamilton twice to win thrilling Brazilian GP.

Record WSL crowd of 38,262 watch Arsenal beat Spurs - highlights & report
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 17:04:54 GMT

Arsenal beat north London rivals Tottenham in front of a Women's Super League record crowd at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

Tsitsipas beats Thiem in final-set tie-break to win ATP Finals title
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:58:39 GMT

A nerveless Stefanos Tsitsipas comes from a set down to beat Dominic Thiem and become the youngest winner of the ATP Finals in 18 years.

General election 2019: What to look out for on LGBT issues
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 01:35:49 GMT

Care about LGBT equality? Here's what to look out for in this election.

General election 2019: A simple guide to the Conservative Party
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 09:42:50 GMT

A profile of the Conservative Party, what it stands for and what its policies are.

Who should I vote for? General election 2019 policy guide
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 11:17:20 GMT

Compare where the parties stand on key issues, from Brexit and the NHS to education and the environment.

General election 2019: What does devolution mean for voters?
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 10:12:23 GMT

How does devolution affect the way you vote in a general election?

Sir John Curtice: How the party leaders rank for popularity
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 10:13:15 GMT

What voters think of the candidates for PM can be important when deciding how to vote.

This Matters: Are politicians playing you?
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 17:19:07 GMT

Are politicians offering different deals depending on your postcode?

General election 2019: What happened this week?
Sat, 16 Nov 2019 09:15:22 GMT

From Labour's working hours confusion to the prime minister's frosty reception in Yorkshire.

General election 2019: The candidates who fell at the first hurdle
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 13:38:33 GMT

Dredging up dirt on rivals has never been easier - leaving some wannabe MPs rueing online indiscretions.

General election 2019: Record number of women set to stand
Sun, 17 Nov 2019 20:00:17 GMT

Female candidates are likely to comprise about a third of those contesting the 12 December poll.

The £7,500 dress that does not exist
Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:31:54 GMT

Fashion collections that only exist in digital form are being sold, as the fashion industry learns from computer games.

The scent designer bringing historic buildings back to life
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:00:51 GMT

Clara Weale is a scent designer whose smells include 17th Century mattress stuffing and insect repellent.

The black princess who 'took on a white world'
Sun, 10 Nov 2019 00:07:09 GMT

The forgotten story of Princess Dinubolu, whose beauty ambitions shocked Edwardian Britain.

Middlesbrough venue boss resigns over Roy Chubby Brown homecoming
Fri, 08 Nov 2019 22:38:46 GMT

The head of Middlesbrough Town Hall resigns in protest at the mayor lifting a ban on the comedian.

Plastic pollution: Grass 'could be used for packaging'
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 02:07:19 GMT

Leftover farming materials could replace plastic packaging for fruit and vegetables, scientists say.