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UK heatwave: Four-day extreme heat warning comes into effect


Scorching temperatures may affect people's health and disrupt transport, the Met Office says.

Aug 11, 2022

Burglary, robbery and theft victims failed by police - watchdog


Forces in England and Wales often fail to identify and catch offenders, a watchdog finds.

Aug 11, 2022

Alleged fourth 'IS Beatle' charged with terrorism offences


Aine Davis, 38, is charged with possession of a firearm after being deported to the UK by Turkey.

Aug 11, 2022

'We never knew our home was on the scammers' list'


Thousands of UK home addresses have been used by crime gangs to register bogus firms, the BBC finds.

Aug 11, 2022

Ukraine war: Crimea airbase badly damaged, satellite images show


New pictures show extensive damage to buildings and warplanes after explosions hit the Russian base.

Aug 11, 2022

Swimming pools: Concern as closures across the UK revealed


One in six local authorities in the UK have lost at least one pool since 2019, BBC News finds.

Aug 11, 2022

Why have so many children's homes opened in Blackpool?


Councils across the country are sending vulnerable young people to children's homes in Blackpool. The approach is raising concerns.

Aug 11, 2022

The Russian billionaire daring to speak out about Putin


Boris Mints calls Putin's invasion of Ukraine "vile", adding the war is a result of his "madness".

Aug 11, 2022

One dead, three injured in string of attacks around Skye


A man has been arrested after a series of incidents which also left three people in hospital.

Aug 11, 2022

Ryanair boss O'Leary says the era of €10 flights is over


Flights will be more expensive because war in Ukraine has pushed up oil prices, Michael O'Leary tells the BBC.

Aug 11, 2022

Donald Trump refuses to answer questions in New York investigation


State officials are investigating whether the Trump Organization misled lenders and tax authorities.

Aug 11, 2022

Meta's chatbot says the company 'exploits people'


The new prototype doesn't think much of the company's CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, either.

Aug 11, 2022

Disney overtakes Netflix in battle for subscribers


The media giant is gaining subscribers as it details plans to launch an ad-supported service in December.

Aug 11, 2022

The Papers: 'Energy crisis as bad as Covid' and police failures


The cost of living crisis and a damning report on the handling of crimes by police lead the papers.

Aug 11, 2022

'Italian pizza is better for sure' - Italians respond to Domino's pulling out of country


Italians share their views after fast food giant pulls out of the home of pizza.

Aug 11, 2022

Ukrainian skating sisters back to 'doing what they love'


Sisters Tetiana and Anna competed at national level, before fleeing Kyiv for Swindon in May.

Aug 11, 2022

Picture of wild cat hunting flamingo wins award


A photo of a wild cat hunting flamingo wins the Nature TTL Photographer of the Year competition.

Aug 11, 2022

Commonwealth Games takes big step towards esports


Competitive gaming may soon be added to the Commonwealth Games programme, after a successful test event in Birmingham.

Aug 11, 2022

Thousands of beagles saved from drug trials in US


A rescue operation is under way to rehome the dogs from a breeding facility in Virginia.

Aug 11, 2022

The Kite Runner: Broadway show first to adopt mask-only nights


The Kite Runner will host special performances for theatre-goers who need or want to wear masks.

Aug 11, 2022

Villagers in Oxfordshire see taps run dry after fault at reservoir


Residents tell the BBC about the problems as they receive emergency water supplies.

Aug 11, 2022

Triathlon: First-time triathlete learns to swim in eight weeks


John McDermott says he always wanted to compete in a triathlon but could not swim.

Aug 11, 2022

France whale: Beluga put down during dramatic rescue mission


French officials say the whale's condition worsened as it was being moved from the Seine to the sea.

Aug 11, 2022

Homes needed for 4,000 beagles rescued from breeder in US


Charities are on a mission in what is thought to be one of the US's biggest ever dog rescue efforts.

Aug 11, 2022

Jayde Adams: Comedian on doing Strictly Come Dancing for her late sister


The comedian and actress hasn't danced with anyone since competing with her late sister as teenagers.

Aug 11, 2022

Iranian women who need certificates to prove they are virgins


In Iran, many women face medical virginity tests before they marry, but some are now pushing back.

Aug 11, 2022

A new reality for women seeking an abortion in Texas


This is what happened when a woman considering an abortion walked into a crisis pregnancy centre.

Aug 11, 2022

Nick Robinson: Sunak insists he's the guy to put things right


The BBC's Nick Robinson reflects on the key takeaways from his interview with Rishi Sunak.

Aug 11, 2022

Eurovision UK host city: Turin's advice to song-contest organisers


UK cities hoping to host the song contest next year will be shortlisted later this week.

Aug 11, 2022

Glasgow City footballer Clare Shine on her addiction 'nightmare'


The Glasgow City and Ireland striker opens up on her addictions and her path to recovery.

Aug 11, 2022

Edinburgh Fringe: Looking for the next big thing after Six success


Six: The Musical went from a hotel conference room at the 2017 festival to the West End and Broadway.

Aug 11, 2022

The rise of repairing: Why more of us are trying to fix things


As the cost of living soars 'repair cafes' are growing in popularity.

Aug 11, 2022

The Hundred: Will Smeed hits competition's first century for Birmingham Phoenix


Will Smeed makes history by becoming the first player to hit a century in The Hundred after hitting a blistering 101 not out for Birmingham Phoenix against Southern Brave.

Aug 11, 2022

Real Madrid 2-0 Eintracht Frankfurt: Karim Benzema scores 324th goal for Real in Super Cup win


Karim Benzema continues his Ballon d'Or pursuit with a landmark 324th goal for Real Madrid to help them beat Eintracht Frankfurt in the Uefa Super Cup.

Aug 11, 2022

Diamond League: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce runs fourth-fastest women's 100m ever


Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce runs the fourth-fastest ever women's 100m, 10.62 seconds, as she wins at the Diamond League in Monaco.

Aug 11, 2022

Will Smeed hits The Hundred's first ever 100 - watch his best shots


Will Smeed makes history by becoming the first player to hit a century in The Hundred - watch the best shots from his blistering unbeaten 101 for Birmingham Phoenix against Southern Brave at Edgbaston.

Aug 11, 2022

Carabao Cup second round: Leicester City drawn at Stockport County and Tranmere host Newcastle


Leicester City travel to face League Two Stockport County in the second round of the EFL Cup, with Newcastle United visiting fourth-tier Tranmere Rovers.

Aug 11, 2022

'Every day it doesn't rain, the pressure mounts'


The heatwave will make conditions on England's farms worse as experts warn of smaller harvests.

Aug 11, 2022

How hot is it where you are?


Compare the temperature in your area to other locations in the UK and around the world.

Aug 11, 2022

Is the UK heading for a drought and will there be more hosepipe bans?


July saw temperature records broken multiple times.

Aug 11, 2022

Will there be a hosepipe ban in my area?


A hosepipe ban is being introduced for some areas, but what about the rest of the UK?

Aug 11, 2022

Carrot ice lollies keeping animals cool in heatwave


More shade, extra fans and ice blocks are also being used at Hatton Country World near Warwick.

Aug 11, 2022

Heatwave: When is it too hot to work?


With much of the UK enduring another period of hot weather, some workers will face very high temperatures.

Aug 11, 2022

Heatwaves: All you need to know


Matt Taylor explains exactly what defines a heatwave in the UK.

Aug 11, 2022

Heatwave: How to keep your home cool


With temperatures rising, how can you stop your home overheating?

Aug 11, 2022

What are the heat exhaustion and heatstroke symptoms?


Know the signs and what to do if someone is unwell in hot weather.

Aug 11, 2022

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