BBC Main News Feed

Subscribe to BBC Main News Feed feed BBC Main News Feed
BBC News - Home
Updated: 1 hour 12 min ago

Is UK barbecue charcoal fuelling global deforestation?

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 07:42
A growing taste for al fresco dining is driving record charcoal sales in the UK but is it also fuelling global deforestation and climate change?

Greg Rutherford: Olympic gold medallist reflects on career before Anniversary Games

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 06:53
As he prepares to compete at London Stadium for the final time, Greg Rutherford reflects on how he made the most of winning Olympic gold.

Sunburn warning as 220 treated in Northern Ireland

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 06:22
One episode of sunburn can double the risk of skin cancer, says the Public Health Agency.

News Daily: Trump invites Putin to US and HIV 'complacency' warning

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 06:17
Your morning briefing for Friday 20 July 2018.

Eleven dead as US 'duck boat' capsizes

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 06:06
The tourist vessel sank in stormy weather in Table Rock Lake in the state of Missouri.

'Love Island is like a posh prison'

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 05:52
Former contestant Zara Holland talks about being on the show and how the experience impacted her health.

Battle of Britain RAF Spitfire pilot Geoffrey Wellum dies

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 05:13
Sqn Ldr Geoffrey Wellum, who was 18 when he joined the RAF in August 1939, dies at the age of 96.

Liam Gallagher urges brother Noel to bring back Oasis

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 04:45
The Wonderwall singer says he "forgives" his brother and it is time to bring back the Britpop band.

Sir David Attenborough calls on public to count butterflies

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 04:06
The veteran naturalist says spending time in nature offers a respite from "the strains of modern life".

BA emergency landing forces London Gatwick runway closure

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 03:09
A British Airways flight from Naples to Gatwick Airport landed with a technical fault.

MPs criticise head of public prosecution's rape case failures

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 02:57
The head of public prosecutions is criticised for her handling of issues around disclosing evidence.

Low NHS morale is 'heartbreaking', says Matt Hancock

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 02:23
The new health secretary says technology, the workforce and prevention will be his top priorities.

Dr Bumbum: Brazil plastic surgeon arrested in Rio after patient's death

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 02:17
The celebrity surgeon went on the run after a woman died following buttock enhancement injections.

Quiz: "NOW!" - Who's featured longest?

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:07
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world over the past seven days?

'I have to accept my daughter is gone'

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:07
Kate Osborne vanished in Bali in 2003 - but no trace of what happened to her has ever been found.

How the World Cup made some people feel more English

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:06
The England football team's unexpected success appears to have boosted feelings of Englishness.

'I was a child carer - it made me who I am today'

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:05
From 12, Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett helped look after her severely autistic brother. She says it was the defining experience of her life.

Sheela Birnstiel on the documentary series Wild Wild Country

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:04
Ma Anand Sheela talks to the BBC about her controversial past and her role in Wild Wild Country.

The people with dragon legs and electric fingers

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:04
Meet the style-conscious people who "pimp up" their and prosthetic limbs and wheelchairs.

Mustafa Dawood: Brother's questions after immigration raid death

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 00:45
Asylum seeker Mustafa Dawood fell to his death from a roof, now his family want answers.

Pages