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VIDEO: Louis Smith on being a Tumble judge

Fri, 2014-08-08 03:35
Olympic and Commonwealth medallist Louis Smith talks to BBC Breakfast about his role as a judge on new TV show Tumble.

Brady and Rose among new life peers

Fri, 2014-08-08 03:32
Football boss Karren Brady and former Marks & Spencer boss Sir Stuart Rose are among 22 new life peers.

Day in pictures: 8 August 2014

Fri, 2014-08-08 03:30
24 hours of news photos: 8 August

Thousands at Bristol Balloon Fiesta

Fri, 2014-08-08 03:26
Hot air balloons take part in Bristol's annual event

Miliband: 'Come clean' on currency

Fri, 2014-08-08 03:07
Labour leader Ed Miliband calls on the Scottish government to spell out alternatives to currency union.

Can 'Cup kings' Widnes reign again?

Fri, 2014-08-08 03:03
From Super League also-rans to play-off contenders in two years - now Widnes want to restore their former Challenge Cup glories.

VIDEO: Doubt hangs over US trade treaty

Fri, 2014-08-08 03:02
A US-Africa trade treaty helps to support jobs in a number of African countries, but there are concerns about its future.

VIDEO: How to hone your drone flying skills

Fri, 2014-08-08 02:57
BBC Click finds out what you need to know before flying a consumer drone and how they perform

No-fly zone for Newport Nato summit

Fri, 2014-08-08 02:53
A no-fly zone will be in place for parts of south Wales and Bristol during the three-days of the Nato summit.

Authors rally in Amazon dispute

Fri, 2014-08-08 02:48
More than 900 authors make a public appeal to Amazon to end a bitter publishing dispute that they say has been "hurting" writers and readers.

Ireland & England bid to reach semis

Fri, 2014-08-08 02:33
Ireland aim to seal a Women's World Cup semi-final berth by beating Kazakhstan, while Canada stand in the way of England.

One million on 'superfast broadband'

Fri, 2014-08-08 02:28
More than a million properties in the UK now have superfast broadband speeds following a government-backed rollout, says the culture secretary.

VIDEO: Wikipedia's gender imbalance

Fri, 2014-08-08 02:22
Caroline Hepker asked Wikipedia's founder Jimmy Wales if he is concerned that the majority of contributors are Western men.

Publisher defends Dahl book cover

Fri, 2014-08-08 02:04
Penguin has defended its decision to use an image of a doll-like young girl on the cover of a new edition of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

Scots banks warned on currency union

Fri, 2014-08-08 01:49
Scottish banks might not be bailed out in a financial crisis if an independent Scotland had no formal currency union with the rest of the UK, a report says.

'Dog attack' police shoot at man

Fri, 2014-08-08 01:48
Police shoot at a man who was threatening officers with a suspected firearm after they were called to a domestic incident in Liverpool.

VIDEO: School holiday fines 'unfair'

Fri, 2014-08-08 01:40
The number of parental fines in England for children's poor school attendance has risen sharply since the government ban on term-time holidays was introduced, BBC research suggests.

Malaysia Airlines in state 'takeover'

Fri, 2014-08-08 01:34
Malaysia's state investment firm Khazanah Nasional seeks to take control of crisis-hit Malaysia Airlines for a "complete overhaul".

VIDEO: Balloon business on the up and up

Fri, 2014-08-08 01:31
BBC business correspondent Ben Thompson visits the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta and sees how one British company has become the industry's world leader.

Girl, 6, dies after being hit by car

Fri, 2014-08-08 01:15
A six-year-old girl who was hit by a car with her mother on a road in West Bromwich, dies from her injuries in hospital.

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