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Oldest surviving law faces repeal

Fri, 2014-12-05 00:28
Parts of the oldest surviving law on Britain's statute books - the Statute of Marlborough - are set to be repealed after 747 years.

Breath-test pilot will not be charged

Fri, 2014-12-05 00:24
A pilot removed from a busy passenger plane on suspicion of being over the alcohol limit will not face charges, the BBC has learned.

VIDEO: Do PE classes affect adult exercise?

Fri, 2014-12-05 00:20
New research is investigating a possible connection between memories of physical activity at school and the amount of exercise taken in adult life.

Money no barrier to Man Utd signings

Fri, 2014-12-05 00:14
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal is told he can spend as much money as he wants if he decides to improve his squad.

Kidney death families 'disappointed'

Fri, 2014-12-05 00:11
The families of two men who died after receiving organs infected with a parasitic worm say they are "disappointed" with the outcome of the inquests.

Vicar bailed over newborn baby murder

Fri, 2014-12-05 00:09
A vicar and his daughter are bailed following their arrests on suspicion of murdering a baby whose body was found in Lancashire.

New launch attempt for Orion capsule

Fri, 2014-12-05 00:06
Another attempt will be made today to launch Nasa's new astronaut capsule, ultimately intended for a Mars mission.

VIDEO: The busy school with no pupils

Thu, 2014-12-04 23:58
How children living in remote parts of Australia are learning via video conferencing

Indians 'lose sight' after surgery

Thu, 2014-12-04 23:54
Authorities in India's Punjab state are probing claims that a number of patients who underwent free cataract operations have lost their sight.

VIDEO: New test for man v machine

Thu, 2014-12-04 23:50
BBC Click looks at some of the week's technology highlights.

Savage: Sacking season set to start

Thu, 2014-12-04 23:38
BBC Sport's Robbie Savage on why he thinks we will not have to wait long to see the first Premier League managerial casualty of the season.

US hostage's family in video appeal

Thu, 2014-12-04 23:19
The family of UK-born American hostage Luke Somers release a video appealing to al-Qaeda militants in Yemen to "show mercy" and release him.

Catholic Church cuts adoption links

Thu, 2014-12-04 23:18
The Catholic Church is to end its relationship with an adoption service following changes in legislation allowing same-sex couples to adopt.

VIDEO: Lowest rail fare rise for five years

Thu, 2014-12-04 23:01
Average rail fares will rise by 2.2% from 2 January, marking the lowest rise for five years. Richard Westcott reports.

Argentine junta-era child discovered

Thu, 2014-12-04 22:29
An Argentine campaign group says it has found another child snatched from political prisoners detained and killed under military rule in the 1970s.

Organ transplant concerns allayed

Thu, 2014-12-04 22:21
Patients must not be put off accepting donor organs following the deaths of two men who received kidneys infected with a parasitic worm, experts say.

Jones wins World Grand Prix crown

Thu, 2014-12-04 22:12
Britain's Olympic champion Jade Jones beats world number one Eva Calvo Gomez to be crowned champion in Mexico.

VIDEO: Women fight for football on grass

Thu, 2014-12-04 22:08
Some of the world's best female footballers are taking legal action to try to prevent the women's World Cup being held on plastic pitches.

Lowest rail fare rise for five years

Thu, 2014-12-04 22:02
Most rail fares in England will rise by 2.5% from 2 January, the government has confirmed, marking the lowest rise for five years.

Five questioned after terror raids

Thu, 2014-12-04 21:58
Police continue to question five men arrested under the Terrorism Act following raids in Cardiff and Barry.

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