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VIDEO: Greatest find inspires new drama

Fri, 2015-06-19 02:05
The "Staffordshire Hoard" inspires a series of plays to be staged at London's New Vic Theatre.

Substance pupil remains in hospital

Fri, 2015-06-19 02:03
A 14-year-old girl remains in hospital after nine pupils were taken ill at school after reportedly taking an unknown substance.

VIDEO: Bringing WWI to life at Dunham Massey

Fri, 2015-06-19 02:00
Bringing stories of World War One to life

Woods positive despite 'tough' round

Fri, 2015-06-19 01:47
Three-time winner Tiger Woods says he lacks consistency and is rusty after making a "tough" start to the US Open.

Rosberg tops Austria first practice

Fri, 2015-06-19 01:44
Nico Rosberg beats Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to the fastest time in an incident-packed first practice at the Austrian GP.

Income tax boost cuts UK borrowing

Fri, 2015-06-19 01:44
A rise in income tax receipts helped to cut UK government borrowing in May, official figures show.

VIDEO: YSL: The man who revolutionised fashion

Fri, 2015-06-19 01:36
Yves Saint Laurent's work is being celebrated at a major exhibition in London in July

Russia fury at Belgium asset seizure

Fri, 2015-06-19 01:35
Russia protests to Belgium over its seizure of Russian state assets, after a court ordered compensation for shareholders in the now-defunct Yukos oil firm.

Court hearing for Charleston suspect

Fri, 2015-06-19 01:31
The man suspected of shooting dead nine people at an African-American church in Charleston, South Carolina, is due to make his first court appearance.

VIDEO: Cameron European tour arrives in Slovakia

Fri, 2015-06-19 01:31
David Cameron is on a whistle-stop tour of Europe to gather support for his EU reforms

Cyndi Lauper gets songwriting honour

Fri, 2015-06-19 01:00
Cyndi Lauper, Van Morrison, Lady Gaga and the Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia are inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

Divers search quarry for teenager

Fri, 2015-06-19 00:58
Police divers are searching a quarry in Fife following reports of a teenager seen in the water.

'Plane stowaway' death theory probed

Fri, 2015-06-19 00:43
Police investigate whether a man found dead on a roof in west London may have fallen from the undercarriage of a British Airways plane.

VIDEO: Jeremy Hunt speech on GPs

Fri, 2015-06-19 00:32
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt gives a speech outlining proposals for GPs, including making NHS appointments available seven days a week.

BBC success at Monte Carlo TV awards

Fri, 2015-06-19 00:26
BBC shows Happy Valley, The Missing and Marvellous win multiple awards at the Monte Carlo television awards.

Fears grow over Greek banks' health

Fri, 2015-06-19 00:25
Savers have withdrawn billions of euros from Greek banks over the past week, according to reports, as talks aimed at resolving the Greek debt crisis stutter.

VIDEO: Margate's Dreamland set to reopen

Fri, 2015-06-19 00:09
A funfair that formed the centrepiece of seaside days out for generations of day-trippers is reopening after an £18m restoration

Pakistan executions stop for Ramadan

Fri, 2015-06-19 00:04
Pakistan's prime minister orders the temporary suspension of the death penalty during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

The dilemma facing World Cup mums

Thu, 2015-06-18 23:56
Some countries provide nannies, others want no children present - so should mums be allowed to see their kids during the World Cup?

Bradford families 'crossed into Syria'

Thu, 2015-06-18 23:40
Bradford women and children missing from UK have crossed border into Syria, IS smuggler tells BBC