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Cardiff Aneurin Bevan statue gets spikes to stop birds poo

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 13:48
The 15ft (4.5m) high statue on Queen Street in Cardiff is popular with pigeons and seagulls.

Sturgeon: Alex Salmond sexual harassment claims 'could not be ignored'

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 13:25
Nicola Sturgeon confirms two people have made sexual harassment claims about her predecessor as first minister.

Salmond denies sexual misconduct allegations

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 07:47
The former first minister is taking the Scottish government to court to challenge how the allegations have been handled.

Jacob Rees-Mogg: Treasury is in a 'Brexit panic'

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 05:53
The chair of the European Research Group, which supports a hard Brexit, criticised the Chancellor.

Conservative anger at Philip Hammond's 'dodgy project fear'

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 05:22
Brexiteers attack the warning that a no-deal Brexit could reduce GDP by 7.7% over 15 years.

Jewish Labour MP 'feels unwelcome' after Corbyn comments

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 00:36
Labour MP Luciana Berger was reacting after footage of her party leader emerged from 2013.

Leave.EU's Arron Banks denied Conservative membership

Thu, 08/23/2018 - 19:23
The ex-UKIP donor tweeted he had joined, but the Conservatives say his application was not approved.

In the small print

Thu, 08/23/2018 - 17:38
BBC editors and correspondents unpick the detail in the government's "no-deal" documents.

Brexit deal referendum should be on the table, says Sir Keir Starmer

Thu, 08/23/2018 - 10:32
The shadow Brexit secretary says options should remain open in the event MPs reject the final deal.

Migration from EU to UK continues to fall, ONS figures show

Thu, 08/23/2018 - 10:20
Net migration from the European Union is at its lowest level since 2012, official data shows.

'No-deal' Brexit advice to be published by UK government

Thu, 08/23/2018 - 07:24
Ministers say the documents will tackle "hair-raising scare stories" about leaving the EU with no deal.

Corbyn floats plan for windfall tax on tech firms to fund journalism

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 22:30
Firms like Google may have to pay for public interest journalism coverage, Labour leader will say.

Child passport renewal error hits hundreds

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 18:02
The 10-year-old error affects children born in the UK to parents from eight EU countries.

Bequests to Tories twice as large as income from members

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 14:32
The party received £1.6m in people's wills last year, twice as much as members paid in subscriptions.

Scottish public finances show improvement

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 10:26
The Gers report says the country spent £13.4bn more than it raised in taxes in the past financial year.

Puppy and kitten sales at pet shops set to be banned

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 10:17
The ban would prevent pet shops and dealers selling puppies and kittens less than six months old.

Councils' care spending spirals as other services cut

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 09:23
The rising cost of children's and adult services is threatening councils' financial viability.