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Government borrowing below forecast

Thu, 2015-04-23 01:25
UK government borrowing was £7.4bn in March, figures show, taking the total for the financial year to £87.3bn - below the forecast made in the Budget

Murder numbers at 38-year low

Thu, 2015-04-23 01:22
The number of murders and manslaughter cases in England and Wales has fallen to its lowest level for 38 years, police figures suggest.

VIDEO: W1A: Back to poke fun at the Beeb

Thu, 2015-04-23 01:11
W1A, the "mockumentary" which satirises the BBC. returns for a second series tonight

UK retail sales fall 0.5% in March

Thu, 2015-04-23 01:10
UK retail sales fall 0.5% in March month-on-month, dragged down by a 6.2% fall in sales at petrol stations, official figures show.

Bees 'get a buzz' from pesticides

Thu, 2015-04-23 01:08
Bees prefer food containing neonicotinoid pesticides, according to research.

In pictures: Calbuco volcano eruption

Thu, 2015-04-23 01:07
Red alert as Calbuco volcano erupts in Chile

FBU concern at £1,250-a-day adviser

Thu, 2015-04-23 00:53
"Major concerns" are voiced over a fire service's decision to hire a £1,250-a-day consultant to review its "culture".

VIDEO: How the UK got a £30bn debt mountain

Thu, 2015-04-23 00:32
The BBC's Steph McGovern reports on the events which brought the British financial system close to collapse.

BBC Three move 'delayed until 2016'

Thu, 2015-04-23 00:23
Youth channel BBC Three will not move online before 2016, the channel's controller tells Broadcast magazine.

Police apology to school principal

Thu, 2015-04-23 00:11
Police apologise to the principal of a County Londonderry school after three pipe bombs are found nearby.

Killed pilot was a British champion

Thu, 2015-04-23 00:10
A pilot killed during an airshow launch was a two-time winner of the British advanced aerobatics championship, it emerges.

Shoulder injury forces Byrne to quit

Wed, 2015-04-22 23:13
Ex-Wales full-back Lee Byrne is forced into retirement after failing to overcome a shoulder injury, say Newport Gwent Dragons.

France 'foiled five terror attacks'

Wed, 2015-04-22 23:08
French police have foiled five recent terror plots, Prime Minister Manuel Valls says, amid tightened security in the wake of attacks in January.

Loyalists remove 150 tattered flags

Wed, 2015-04-22 22:27
An agreement to take down old, tattered flags in a County Armagh town leads to the removal of up to 150 union and loyalist flags within a two-day period.

Newborn was youngest UK organ donor

Wed, 2015-04-22 22:08
A newborn baby, who lived for less than two hours, became the UK's youngest ever organ donor a year ago, it has been revealed.

'Broad back to his fluent best'

Wed, 2015-04-22 22:07
Stuart Broad produces his best spell for a long time, says Jonathan Agnew, while Alastair Cook builds the perfect platform.

Massive mountain fire near homes

Wed, 2015-04-22 22:03
A helicopter is to be used to tackle a large mountain fire near homes in south Wales.

Body discovered on Calton Hill

Wed, 2015-04-22 22:00
Police are investigating the discovery of a body on Calton Hill in Edinburgh.

VIDEO: England stars take crossbar challenge

Wed, 2015-04-22 21:25
England football and rugby union internationals Gary Cahill, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, George Ford & Jack Nowell take part in a crossbar challenge.

Decline in NI public building work

Wed, 2015-04-22 21:25
Northern Ireland was the only part of the UK where public sector construction work declined in the first three months of this year, a survey suggests.

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