BBC News - UK
The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site. Jail for man who left baby brain damagedTue, 24 May 2016 10:35:30 GMT
A man who left a baby blind and brain damaged after shaking and dropping her in a fit of anger is jailed for four years and four months.
Murder inquiry over woman's deathTue, 24 May 2016 12:46:23 GMT
A woman's death at a house in Luton is being treated as murder, detectives say.
Pink Panther star Burt Kwouk diesTue, 24 May 2016 13:26:45 GMT
Burt Kwouk, who was best known for playing Inspector Clouseau's manservant Cato in the Pink Panther films, dies aged 85.
UK urged to relax Tunisia travel alertTue, 24 May 2016 13:02:30 GMT
Tunisian officials urge the UK to relax its warning against all but essential travel to the country, in place after last year's terror attacks.
Man who jumped from car killed by busTue, 24 May 2016 09:47:03 GMT
A man who jumped from a moving car on the M8 in central Glasgow dies after being hit by a bus.
Australia to deport mother-of-five to UKTue, 24 May 2016 12:39:40 GMT
A mother, who has lived in Australia most of her life, fears ending up on the streets if she is deported to the UK after her release from prison.
PM: Holidays to cost more outside EUTue, 24 May 2016 11:03:42 GMT
David Cameron claims family holidays in Europe could be £230 more expensive outside the EU - and insists his party can reunite after the referendum.
Staff vote for strike over Night Tube payTue, 24 May 2016 13:02:33 GMT
Maintenance workers on the London Underground vote in favour of strike action in a dispute over pay linked to the Night Tube service.
Trust to run city's children's servicesTue, 24 May 2016 13:11:36 GMT
Birmingham's children's services will be run by a trust after failings which saw the department named "a national disgrace".
UK investigating cluster bomb claimTue, 24 May 2016 13:09:29 GMT
The UK government is investigating claims that British-made cluster bombs have been used in the conflict in Yemen.
Man admits unprovoked Tube attackTue, 24 May 2016 11:16:53 GMT
A 30-year-old man admits trying to stab four people in an unprovoked attack at a London Tube station.
Uni's Mauritius campus is 'madness'Tue, 24 May 2016 10:40:39 GMT
Aberystwyth University's Mauritius campus is criticised by its former vice-chancellor after just 40 students enrol in the first two terms.
Bid to change 'negative' Predators nameTue, 24 May 2016 07:18:17 GMT
The Sheffield Predators American Football Club says it is changing its name due to "negative associations".
Mourinho in talks over Man Utd jobTue, 24 May 2016 07:44:42 GMT
Jose Mourinho's representatives will meet Manchester United officials on Tuesday as the Portuguese moves closer to becoming the club's next manager.
Murray beats Stepanek in five setsTue, 24 May 2016 13:01:46 GMT
Andy Murray finally beats 37-year-old qualifier Radek Stepanek to avoid a shock first-round French Open defeat.
Man Utd targeting Ibrahimovic signingTue, 24 May 2016 11:56:30 GMT
Sweden international striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic could become Jose Mourinho's first signing as Manchester United manager.
Expats lose Supreme Court EU vote bidTue, 24 May 2016 12:52:59 GMT
British expats are "desperately disappointed" after losing their Supreme Court battle for the right to vote in the EU referendum on 23 June.
Blair: Ground war needed to defeat ISTue, 24 May 2016 12:23:36 GMT
Tony Blair calls for a "proper ground war" against so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Syria - and admits he "underestimated" post-war planning in Iraq.
Carney defends 'Brexit risk' stanceTue, 24 May 2016 10:45:47 GMT
The Bank of England governor robustly defends his stance on the UK's EU referendum debate and accuses one of his critics of trying to "undermine" the Bank's remit.
VIDEO: Moment of landmark fracking voteMon, 23 May 2016 20:29:23 GMT
Footage from North Yorkshire County Council shows the moment councillors approved a shale gas fracking application from Third Energy, for the first time in the UK since 2011.
VIDEO: Is Johnson's EU message on track?Mon, 23 May 2016 22:00:16 GMT
Is former London Mayor Boris Johnson 's EU referendum message on track? Vicki Young reports from the campaign trail in York.
VIDEO: How hard was it to build Stonehenge?Mon, 23 May 2016 23:03:55 GMT
UCL Student Barney Harris explains how they have re-created the method by which the giant stones of Stonehenge may have been transported.
VIDEO: The secrets of the Chelsea Flower ShowMon, 23 May 2016 06:37:17 GMT
Setting up the gardens for the Chelsea Flower Show is a very complex process.
VIDEO: Wilko Johnson on surviving 'terminal' cancerMon, 23 May 2016 14:34:42 GMT
Rock legend Wilko Johnson on the chance meeting that led to him being cured of cancer, which he had previously been told was terminal.
M&S fashion: From Twiggy to Alexa ChungMon, 23 May 2016 23:10:26 GMT
M&S fashion in pictures - from Twiggy to Alexa Chung
Anthony Horowitz: 'This is the golden age of television'Mon, 23 May 2016 23:12:30 GMT
New Blood's Anthony Horowitz on why he prefers writing for TV
Maths, medicine and 'madness' at ChelseaMon, 23 May 2016 19:34:55 GMT
Mindfulness and madness mingle at Chelsea Flower Show
What should we be eating?Mon, 23 May 2016 10:24:46 GMT
How much fat should we be eating?
EU polls 'reveal divided nation'Mon, 23 May 2016 00:30:20 GMT
EU polls reveal deeply divided nation