BBC News - UK
The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site. Junior doctors begin second strikeWed, 10 Feb 2016 10:34:23 GMT
Junior doctors in England walk out for a second time in a row over pay and conditions, forcing the cancellation of nearly 3,000 operations.
Teacher shortages confirmed in EnglandWed, 10 Feb 2016 08:37:58 GMT
The government has missed its teacher recruitment targets for the last four years amid growing teacher shortages, says the official spending watchdog.
Murder charge over body in bootWed, 10 Feb 2016 10:05:48 GMT
A woman is charged with murdering a music shop owner who was found in the boot of his car in Birmingham.
Milly Dowler torment revealed by familyWed, 10 Feb 2016 10:18:36 GMT
Harrowing details of Milly Dowler's final hours as she was raped and murdered by Levi Bellfield are revealed by her family.
New taskforce created to combat fraudWed, 10 Feb 2016 00:09:06 GMT
A new taskforce, consisting of police, banks and government officials, is being set up by Home Secretary Theresa May to combat fraud across the UK.
MPs attack 'right-to-buy' housing modelWed, 10 Feb 2016 10:03:57 GMT
The way the government intends to pay for its plans to allow social tenants in England to buy their homes is "extremely questionable", MPs say.
Ruling 'victory for children across UK'Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:41:48 GMT
A High Court ruling that a mother of four who was never married is entitled to widowed parent's allowance could change children's lives across the UK.
EU reform 'will not deter UK migrants'Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:14:14 GMT
Restricting benefits paid to new EU migrants will not deter people from wanting to move to the UK, a former European Commission president says.
Cycle superhighway legal challenge failsWed, 10 Feb 2016 10:31:30 GMT
London taxi drivers lose a High Court challenge which could have disrupted completion of Mayor Boris Johnson's £47m east-west cycle superhighway.
Scotland's councils accept funding dealWed, 10 Feb 2016 08:53:53 GMT
All 32 local authorities in Scotland have accepted the Scottish government's funding deal meaning the council tax freeze will continue for a ninth year.
'First triplets' to serve in ArmyWed, 10 Feb 2016 00:31:55 GMT
Three 16-year-olds are thought to be the first triplets set to serve in the Army at the same time.
Future of Peter Pan house securedWed, 10 Feb 2016 00:00:57 GMT
A house which helped to inspire the Peter Pan story secures the £5.3m needed to allow its conversion to a national centre for children's literature.
Crowdfunding bid to save Turner's houseWed, 10 Feb 2016 00:34:01 GMT
A bid to restore a Twickenham house designed and owned by the late artist JMW Turner through crowdfunding is launched.
Harris Tweed secures a coat of armsWed, 10 Feb 2016 00:07:09 GMT
Harris Tweed's orb trademark is officially recognised as a coat of arms giving the cloth another layer of protection from copycat products.
Cup win 'one of West Ham's greatest'Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:15:29 GMT
West Ham's dramatic FA Cup win over Liverpool was one of the greatest in the club's history, according to boss Slaven Bilic.
Dawson in England World T20 squadWed, 10 Feb 2016 10:17:36 GMT
Uncapped all-rounder Liam Dawson is included in England's squad for the World T20 in India next month.
Joshua may face Martin for IBF titleWed, 10 Feb 2016 07:56:10 GMT
Unbeaten British heavyweight Anthony Joshua is in talks over an IBF world title fight against Charles Martin.
Union boss warns off Corbyn 'plotters'Tue, 09 Feb 2016 20:03:08 GMT
Unite leader Len McCluskey accuses a "cabal" of Labour MPs of plotting against Jeremy Corbyn and urges them to "stop sniping".
Tory MP: Poll spending claims 'serious'Tue, 09 Feb 2016 20:52:42 GMT
A Conservative MP says he will raise what he calls "serious allegations" about the party's election spending with its ruling board.
Labour Trident deal 'may be impossible'Tue, 09 Feb 2016 16:57:33 GMT
Shadow home secretary Andy Burnham says it may be "impossible" for Labour to reach an agreed position on Trident.
Drink-drive rethink and Tory ballWed, 10 Feb 2016 06:23:16 GMT
Some papers lead on talks over the drink-drive limit, reporting that UK government ministers are considering adopting Scotland's lower limit.
VIDEO: A look around Hendrix's London homeWed, 10 Feb 2016 00:27:36 GMT
The London flat lived in by Jimi Hendrix in the 1960s has been restored.
VIDEO: MPs triumph in annual pancake raceTue, 09 Feb 2016 18:53:24 GMT
MPs claim victory at Westminster's annual Parliamentary pancake race around Victoria Gardens, just outside the Houses of Parliament.
VIDEO: Starlings' 'ballet of the skies' filmedTue, 09 Feb 2016 17:19:38 GMT
A "ballet of the skies" is how one expert described this murmuration of 70,000 starlings in Oxfordshire.
VIDEO: 'So windy you can hardly stand up'Mon, 08 Feb 2016 19:14:22 GMT
Duncan Kennedy reports from Barton on Sea, near Bournemouth, where strong winds from Storm Imogen make it hard to stand up.
VIDEO: Accused of fraud because of dyslexiaTue, 09 Feb 2016 05:13:36 GMT
A woman with dyslexia who won a claim for disability discrimination against her employer Starbucks explains how she felt when she was accused of fraud.
VIDEO: ?Fracking rumours cost us £50,000?Tue, 09 Feb 2016 00:55:41 GMT
Rowland and Marie Taylor say they lost £50,000 after the possibility of fracking in Lancashire devalued their home.
VIDEO: Leicester 5,000-1? So are these...Mon, 08 Feb 2016 18:48:43 GMT
A Leicester fan who backed his team at 5,000-1 is on course to pocket £25,000. BBC Sport looks at other things with the same odds...
Can an English suit be made in Cambodia?Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:49:18 GMT
Can an English suit come from Cambodia?
Top shots: Landscape photography winnersWed, 10 Feb 2016 10:11:25 GMT
Scottish Landscape Photographer of the Year Award winners
Birmingham pub bombings inquests: What we knowWed, 10 Feb 2016 00:24:41 GMT
Why might inquests into 21 deaths be resumed more than 40 years on?
How many teachers does a school need?Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:06:54 GMT
How many teachers does a school need?
Secret trial: One off - or the first of many?Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:58:44 GMT
Will we ever find out what happened in the Erol Incedal trial?
EU referendum in a time of discontentWed, 10 Feb 2016 00:49:52 GMT
Could an anti-establishment mood among voters affect the UK's EU referendum?
Do names make us think storms are worse?Tue, 09 Feb 2016 12:01:16 GMT
Do new names for storms make us think they are getting worse?