BBC News - UK
The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site. New drive for 'paperless' NHSSun, 07 Feb 2016 03:02:40 GMT
The latest government attempt to improve the use of technology in the NHS in England is launched, with the aim of making services faster and more convenient.
Vatican abuse critic refuses to quitSat, 06 Feb 2016 21:49:44 GMT
An outspoken British member of a Roman Catholic commission on sexual abuse refuses to quit, denouncing his treatment by the Vatican as "outrageous".
Rise in online dating rape reportsSun, 07 Feb 2016 02:23:30 GMT
The number of people reporting being raped by someone they met on a dating app or website has risen six-fold in five years to 184, official figures show.
North Sea could lose 150 platformsSun, 07 Feb 2016 00:00:21 GMT
Nearly 150 oil platforms in the UK North Sea are expected to be scrapped over the next 10 years, according to industry analysts.
New rules 'will silence' charitiesSat, 06 Feb 2016 19:07:00 GMT
Charities say new rules on how they spend government grants are tantamount to making them take a vow of silence by preventing them from lobbying ministers.
Channel rescue for migrants in dinghySat, 06 Feb 2016 15:34:37 GMT
French coastguards rescue four migrants who were found trying to cross the Channel in an inflatable dinghy.
Fishing port faces dangerous floodingSat, 06 Feb 2016 18:06:09 GMT
The highest level of flood warning, indicating a danger to life, is issued for a fishing port in Cornwall, following heavy rainfall across the South West.
Topshop store evacuated amid fire fearsSat, 06 Feb 2016 18:51:57 GMT
Hundreds of shoppers were evacuated from a busy central London store because of fears of a fire.
Swinney vows fiscal framework scrutinySun, 07 Feb 2016 00:02:28 GMT
The Scottish finance secretary says that key documents used to agree any new funding deal for Scotland will be published for scrutiny.
State schools 'gaining on fee-paying'Sat, 06 Feb 2016 11:13:38 GMT
The UK's state schools have improved so much that some private schools may be put out of business, the editor of the Good Schools Guide says.
Teen murder charge over park stabbingSun, 07 Feb 2016 00:35:38 GMT
A teenager is charged with the murder of a 27-year-old man in an east London park.
Scotland 9-15 EnglandSat, 06 Feb 2016 19:50:41 GMT
Scotland's wait to regain the Calcutta Cup goes on after England open the Eddie Jones era with victory at Murrayfield.
Oxford fellowship for CumberbatchSat, 06 Feb 2016 16:56:51 GMT
Screen stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Emma Watson become visiting fellows at Oxford University.
Flying Scotsman's mainline returnSat, 06 Feb 2016 15:26:50 GMT
One of the world's most famous locomotives, Flying Scotsman, returns to the West Coast mainline
Jones was convinced of England winSat, 06 Feb 2016 23:14:07 GMT
England head coach Eddie Jones says he fully expected his side to beat Scotland in their Six Nations opener.
Can Leicester handle title pressure?Sat, 06 Feb 2016 23:23:36 GMT
Leicester have gone from rank outsiders to title favourites after beating Manchester City - can they cope with the expectation?
Five things we already knewSat, 06 Feb 2016 22:30:18 GMT
The Calcutta Cup was supposed to be a new chapter for both England and Scotland, but chief sports writer Tom Fordyce saw a familiar tale unfold.
Councils should run services - CorbynSat, 06 Feb 2016 17:07:28 GMT
Councils should be able to run utilities in their areas as part of moves to reverse privatisation, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says.
Scots 'Better In EU' chairwoman namedSun, 07 Feb 2016 00:05:30 GMT
A Scottish-based campaign to keep the UK in the EU names Prof Mona Siddiqui as the chairwoman of its advisory group.
Muslim women 'stopped in Labour bids'Fri, 05 Feb 2016 21:05:04 GMT
A Muslim women's group writes to Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn claiming some women have been stopped from becoming councillors by Muslim men in their local party.
Thatcher's 'EU view' among Sunday's front pagesSun, 07 Feb 2016 01:00:00 GMT
Among a series of front-page stories on the upcoming EU referendum is one from the Sunday Times suggesting that the late prime minister Margaret Thatcher would vote to stay in the EU were she still alive to cast her vote.
VIDEO: Leicester were better than City - PellegriniSat, 06 Feb 2016 15:37:41 GMT
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini says Leicester City played better than his side and insists he has "no complaints" after the Foxes' 3-1 victory at Etihad Stadium.
VIDEO: Rare vinyl album gets another spinSat, 06 Feb 2016 13:42:09 GMT
An album made by a Scottish Christian rock band is being re-released more than 40 years after it was recorded in a garage in Paisley.
VIDEO: Evacuation of sports centre filmedSat, 06 Feb 2016 17:50:28 GMT
Customers had to walk through water to leave a Blaenau Gwent sports centre after heavy rain collapsed the ceiling and they were evacuated.
VIDEO: More storms for the week ahead?Sat, 06 Feb 2016 12:20:46 GMT
Heavy rain and strong winds prevail over the weekend, will the stormy conditions continue through the coming week?
VIDEO: High street shop sells gold barsSat, 06 Feb 2016 00:00:40 GMT
The first high street shop in the UK to sell gold bars has opened in central London.
VIDEO: Unlucky mouse caught in Victorian trapFri, 05 Feb 2016 18:33:45 GMT
A 155-year-old Victorian mouse trap on display at a museum springs into action once again to claim its latest victim.
VIDEO: Peter Gibbs: Touring the Ice StationFri, 05 Feb 2016 17:09:48 GMT
Peter Gibbs speaks to BBC News live from the Antarctic, and gives a tour of the British Antarctic research station, Halley
VIDEO: Conservation call to protect sea lifeFri, 05 Feb 2016 21:26:29 GMT
Marine experts say any new coastal conservation areas must be managed properly, to protect sea birds and harbour porpoises.
George Orwell and the 21st Century pubSun, 07 Feb 2016 00:30:48 GMT
George Orwell and the 21st Century pub
The places where it's rather hard to get a busSat, 06 Feb 2016 00:24:33 GMT
The places where you wait a very long time at a stop
'You don't have to pay full price'Sat, 06 Feb 2016 01:22:31 GMT
'I learned to be frugal after my dad left'
What happened to Neville's homeless?Sat, 06 Feb 2016 03:44:22 GMT
What happened to the Stock Exchange squatters?
Could John McDonnell ever be Labour leader?Sat, 06 Feb 2016 00:05:46 GMT
Why John McDonnell never ran for Labour leader - and is unlikely to in the future
Winning photos from beautiful gardensFri, 05 Feb 2016 00:11:15 GMT
What is the most beautiful garden photo of the year?
The real-life wars of Dad's Army actorFri, 05 Feb 2016 00:32:30 GMT
The Dad's Army star who fought in both world wars