Flowers' power

Flowers' power..

Emily Kelly 24-Mar, 02:52 21 BBC

Sir Paul McCartney's final album of the '80s, Flowers in the Dirt, is regarded as one of his best of the decade. He teamed up with new...


Let them eat cake!

Let them eat cake!..

William Jacobson 24-Mar, 02:52 24 BBC

Patients at Kingston Hospital, in south-west London, used to say the food was a major disappointment. When patients were asked for...


Wild Film Festival Scotland gets under way in Dumfries

Wild Film Festival Scotland gets under way in Dumfries..

Lily Evans 24-Mar, 02:52 29 BBC

A new festival celebrating the very best wildlife film and photography is getting under way in Dumfries. The theme of the inaugural Wild...


London attack: 'Final' photo of killed PC Keith Palmer emerges

London attack: 'Final' photo of killed PC Keith Palmer emerges..

Antonio Roberts 24-Mar, 02:52 9 BBC

A "final" picture of PC Keith Palmer taken shortly before he was killed in the Westminster attack has emerged. The photo was taken by US...


Strike action begins at Faslane and Coulport naval bases

Strike action begins at Faslane and Coulport naval bases..

Gavin Perry 24-Mar, 00:32 11 BBC

Civilian staff at the Faslane and Coulport naval bases have begun a series of strikes in a dispute with Babcock Marine over workers'...


Discovery enables 'mass produced blood'

Discovery enables 'mass produced blood'..

Michael Adamson 24-Mar, 00:32 16 BBC

Scientists say they have made a significant leap towards mass-producing red blood cells suitable for donation. Red blood cells can...


Poor behaviour 'not taken seriously enough in schools'

Poor behaviour 'not taken seriously enough in schools'..

Ella Flores 24-Mar, 00:32 13 BBC

The issue of poor behaviour in schools has not been taken seriously enough, says a review by England's behaviour tsar Tom Bennett. The...


Call for 'decently paid' maternity leave

Call for 'decently paid' maternity leave..

Mary Paterson 24-Mar, 00:32 7 BBC

Statutory maternity pay for UK mothers is among the worst in Europe, according to an analysis by the TUC. The trade union body says only...


Major pancreatic cancer study launched

Major pancreatic cancer study launched..

David Brooks 23-Mar, 22:40 20 BBC

A new pancreatic cancer project has been launched to find ways to speed up scientific discovery to improve the survival rates of patients. ...


Half of word SLOW 'outside permitted area' on Boxford road

Half of word SLOW 'outside permitted area' on Boxford road..

Andrew Martin 23-Mar, 22:40 22 BBC

Contractors have refused to finish off painting a "slow" sign as half of the word was "outside the permitted area". UK Power Networks...


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