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Alcohol tax urged to fund abstinence

Sun, 2014-08-17 02:57
A new tax on alcohol to fund abstinence-based treatment is among a number of measures to tackle drink and drug addiction recommended by a think tank.

I needed more time at Man Utd - Moyes

Sun, 2014-08-17 02:41
David Moyes believes he was not given enough time before being sacked as manager of Manchester United.

40 jobs at risk at Homebase store

Sun, 2014-08-17 02:33
Around 40 jobs at Homebase in Llandudno are at risk after the company announced it was considering closing the store.

Murder arrest as woman found dead

Sun, 2014-08-17 02:29
A man is arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman is found dead following reports of a domestic incident.

Brook claims IBF welterweight title

Sun, 2014-08-17 02:29
Kell Brook becomes the new IBF welterweight title after beating Shawn Porter in Carson, California.

Man tries to sail to US in a dinghy

Sun, 2014-08-17 02:13
A sailor is taken to hospital after he set out from Dorset in an apparent bid to sail to the United States in a dinghy.

Downton stars pose for bottle photo

Sun, 2014-08-17 01:49
The stars of Downton Abbey pose with water bottles for a charity picture after a recent gaffe in which a plastic bottle was left in a promotional photo.

Britain's first FGM clinic to open

Sun, 2014-08-17 01:46
Britain's first specialist clinic for child victims of female genital mutilation (FGM) is set to open in London next month.

VIDEO: Shooting victim 'may lose life'

Sun, 2014-08-17 01:26
Police at the scene of further unrest in a suburb of St Louis in the US have confirmed that a victim of a shooting is in a critical condition and "may lose their life".

VIDEO: Kurdish weapons 'not up to task'

Sun, 2014-08-17 01:25
Kurdish forces says them need improved weaponry in order to tackle Islamic State militants in Iraq.

Councillor 'targeted for 39th time'

Sun, 2014-08-17 01:17
A DUP councillor in County Tyrone says his property has been attacked for the 39th time, after his car was damaged in an overnight attack.

Heart of Midlothian 2-1 Hibernian

Sun, 2014-08-17 00:21
Sam Nicholson's strike and a precise penalty by Prince Buaben earn Hearts an Edinburgh derby win in the Championship.

VIDEO: WW1 Welsh memorial unveiled in Belgium

Sun, 2014-08-17 00:02
A new memorial has been unveiled in Belgium to commemorate the services of Welsh men and women during World War One.

VIDEO: Scottish Asians' views on referendum

Sat, 2014-08-16 23:51
Laura Bicker meets some members of Scotland's biggest ethnic minority group and hears their views on the independence referendum.

Police complain over Sir Cliff 'leak'

Sat, 2014-08-16 23:46
South Yorkshire Police complain to the BBC after the corporation gained details of a search to be carried out at pop star Sir Cliff Richard's home.

Diocese of Truro faces £1m shortfall

Sat, 2014-08-16 23:40
The Anglican Diocese of Truro is facing a shortfall of more than £1m in the next financial year, a bishop says.

VIDEO: Alcohol tax 'should fund rehab'

Sat, 2014-08-16 23:36
Taxes on alcohol sold in shops should be increased to pay for rehabilitation services, according to the Centre for Social Justice.

Scottish theatres lukewarm over referendum

Sat, 2014-08-16 23:31
Scottish independence question plays out on stage

Care homes face new nurses 'crisis'

Sat, 2014-08-16 23:15
Urgent action is needed to attract more nurses into Wales' independent care sector so it can relieve pressure on hospital bed use, says a campaigner.

Reluctant hero: How Bob Paisley began a revolution

Sat, 2014-08-16 22:35
Forty years on from Bob Paisley's first game as Liverpool boss, BBC Sport looks back at the career of one of the game's greats.

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