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The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site. Shapps quits amid Tory bullying claimsSat, 28 Nov 2015 17:00:26 GMT
Grant Shapps quits as a minister amid claims he failed to act on allegations of bullying in the Tory youth wing, saying the "buck should stop with me".
Tories lobby Labour MPs on SyriaSat, 28 Nov 2015 19:05:32 GMT
Senior ministers phone opposition MPs to build support for possible air strikes in Syria, as Stop the War protests are held in London.
Pregnant woman hurt in hit-and-runSat, 28 Nov 2015 10:39:37 GMT
A mother-to-be is injured in a hit-and-run crash in Greater Manchester where the driver carried her along on the bonnet.
PM urges Commonwealth extremism fightSat, 28 Nov 2015 15:15:50 GMT
Commonwealth countries must lead the fight against extremism, corruption and climate change, David Cameron says in a speech in Malta.
Vardy breaks goalscoring recordSat, 28 Nov 2015 20:30:12 GMT
Jamie Vardy breaks Ruud van Nistelrooy's record as he becomes the first player to score in 11 consecutive Premier League matches.
Hundreds more jobs saved at CaparoSat, 28 Nov 2015 13:48:27 GMT
A further 333 jobs are saved at steel company Caparo, administrators PwC announce.
GB lead after Murrays win doublesSat, 28 Nov 2015 16:59:46 GMT
Britain are one win from a first Davis Cup title in 79 years after Andy and Jamie Murray's doubles victory against Belgium.
Amazon UK reports biggest sales daySat, 28 Nov 2015 13:12:47 GMT
Online retailer Amazon says it has its biggest sales day ever in the UK as shoppers rush to buy bargains on Black Friday.
Mosque arson attempt 'a hate crime'Sat, 28 Nov 2015 16:45:14 GMT
A man is hunted by police after he was spotted trying to set fire to Finsbury Park Mosque in north London.
Two dead after 'intense' house blazeSat, 28 Nov 2015 12:48:45 GMT
Firefighters investigate a blaze in Wirral in which a man and woman both died.
Seventh man held after fatal brawlSat, 28 Nov 2015 17:05:41 GMT
A seventh man is arrested as part of a murder investigation following a fatal street brawl in south London.
Manchester City 3-1 SouthamptonSat, 28 Nov 2015 18:03:38 GMT
Manchester City get their Premier League title challenge back on track with a win over Southampton.
Ospreys 13-6 BluesSat, 28 Nov 2015 17:15:28 GMT
Captain Alun Wyn Jones scores a crucial second-half try as Ospreys come out on top in the Pro12 derby against Cardiff Blues.
Davis Cup far from over - MurraySat, 28 Nov 2015 20:32:36 GMT
British number one Andy Murray expects a serious challenge from Belgium's David Goffin in Sunday's Davis Cup final finale.
Syria bombing opposed by Plaid CymruSat, 28 Nov 2015 14:04:52 GMT
The leader of Plaid Cymru says the party cannot support UK bombing in Syria, unless more questions are answered by Prime Minister David Cameron.
UK should back air strikes - HollandeFri, 27 Nov 2015 21:14:06 GMT
The French president calls on MPs to back UK air strikes in Syria, as Labour MPs seek to defuse a row over the issue.
Corbyn aide's suspension liftedFri, 27 Nov 2015 16:49:18 GMT
A senior aide to Jeremy Corbyn who urged people to vote for a Class War candidate has his suspension lifted, a decision immediately criticised by MPs.
VIDEO: 'I'm glad that Grant Shapps resigned'Sat, 28 Nov 2015 17:41:31 GMT
Ray Johnson, father of Elliott Johnson, has welcomed the resignation of Grant Shapps amid claims he failed to act on allegations of bullying.
VIDEO: Scam victim: 'It's like being a puppet'Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:50:04 GMT
The victim of an online romance scam tells how she got sucked into giving a stranger money.
VIDEO: "People now just see in me a 'good boxer'"Fri, 27 Nov 2015 16:20:28 GMT
British Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams is glad people now view her as a "good boxer" where her gender does not come into it. She also feels the fact she is 'out and doesn't care about it' helps young people deal with their sexuality.
VIDEO: Crowds gather for Stop The War demoSat, 28 Nov 2015 14:20:36 GMT
Actor Mark Rylance joins Stop The War protesters in London and explains his opposition to air strikes in Syria.
VIDEO: Dog-abuse teenagers targeted onlineSat, 28 Nov 2015 12:28:30 GMT
Kent Police warns people posting abuse online to teenagers who tortured a dog that they could face prosecution.
VIDEO: World War II mine blown up in SolentFri, 27 Nov 2015 14:20:56 GMT
Royal Navy bomb disposal experts destroy a German mine found on the seabed in the Solent.
VIDEO: Drug smuggling in fake ambulancesFri, 27 Nov 2015 18:25:33 GMT
A Dutch man has been found guilty over a £1.6bn drugs smuggling operation where he posed as a handyman on a fake ambulance.
Wasps rugby club buzzing againFri, 27 Nov 2015 22:01:03 GMT
Why Wasps rugby club is buzzing again
Eyesores or sights for sore eyes?Sat, 28 Nov 2015 08:19:41 GMT
Should power station cooling towers be protected?
The Soviet spy who grew up in EnglandSat, 28 Nov 2015 08:44:36 GMT
The English-born KGB agent whose story inspired a movie
Why Cyprus backs Cameron's push for UK air strikes in SyriaSat, 28 Nov 2015 00:52:10 GMT
Why Cyprus backs UK airstrikes against Islamic State
10 things we didn't know last weekFri, 27 Nov 2015 16:57:40 GMT
Tony Blair tried to become stand-up comedian
How does a Help to Buy Isa work?Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:12:13 GMT
How the government will boost your savings to help buy a home
Child sexual abuse inquiry faces huge taskFri, 27 Nov 2015 10:31:17 GMT
Why the child sexual abuse inquiry faces a huge challenge