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Rolls-Royce plant to axe 200 jobs

Thu, 2014-01-16 12:01
Engineering firm Rolls-Royce is to axe 200 jobs at its aerospace plant in Renfrewshire.

VIDEO: Three held over California fires

Thu, 2014-01-16 12:01
A wildfire in Southern California's San Gabriel Mountains has forced the evacuation of 2,000 people, officials say.

VIDEO: 3D printing used to make knickers

Thu, 2014-01-16 11:59
Companies across the north west are now making products using 3D printers.

Dalgety Bay radiation plans revealed

Thu, 2014-01-16 11:41
The BBC obtains details of the options being considered by the MoD to deal with radioactive contamination on the beach at Dalgety Bay in Fife.

Primark death plunge 'not suicide'

Thu, 2014-01-16 11:20
There is no evidence a woman who fell to her death in a Liverpool Primark store wanted to kill herself, a coroner rules.

VIDEO: Roache 'raped girl in his two homes'

Thu, 2014-01-16 11:08
A woman said Coronation Street star William Roache "pushed her on to a bed" and was "cold and calculated" as he raped her, a jury has heard. Mr Roache denies two counts of raping a 15-year-old girl in 1967.

Error warning on education accounts

Thu, 2014-01-16 10:46
The government's spending watchdog has raised concerns about last year's accounts from the Department for Education related to the academy programme.

Flood spending figures clarified

Thu, 2014-01-16 10:42
The government is forced to clarify its claim to be spending more on flood defences than ever before.

Prince and duchess to tour Canada

Thu, 2014-01-16 10:38
The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will tour Canada in May, visiting Manitoba, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island, officials say.

Concern mounts over missing boy

Thu, 2014-01-16 10:24
Police Scotland activates the national Child Rescue Alert system as concern grows for a three-year-old boy missing in Edinburgh.

'Race hate' campaign in east Belfast

Thu, 2014-01-16 10:24
The police say a small group of people is behind an organised campaign of attacks against ethnic minorities in east Belfast, after three houses were damaged overnight.

Quadruple a matter of time - Kompany

Thu, 2014-01-16 10:18
Captain Vincent Kompany backs Manchester City to complete an unprecedented quadruple of trophies before long.

Trial told of 'unanswered questions'

Thu, 2014-01-16 10:16
The trial of a man accused burying his mother in a shallow grave is told there would always be unanswered questions over the case.

Murder accused 'flipped' after row

Thu, 2014-01-16 10:14
A man tells his girlfriend "will you just die" after stabbing her 40 times and waiting for around five hours before calling 999, a jury is told.

Deadly bomb blast in Colombian town

Thu, 2014-01-16 10:14
A bomb blast kills at least one person in western Colombia, a day after Farc rebels said their unilateral ceasefire had come to an end.

VIDEO: CCTV captures wheelie bin rampage

Thu, 2014-01-16 10:08
CCTV has been released which captures a group of men attacking wheelie bins in York.

Defiant Taliban eye return to power

Thu, 2014-01-16 10:03
An Afghan Taliban spokesman tells the BBC it is "confident of victory" over Nato-led forces, amid scepticism about the militants' ability to make a comeback.

Dennis regains control of McLaren F1

Thu, 2014-01-16 09:55
Ron Dennis stages an internal coup and replaces Martin Whitmarsh as chief executive of the McLaren Formula 1 team.

French MEP backs Cameron on EU

Thu, 2014-01-16 09:53
Rachida Dati, a senior figure in France's centre-right opposition, offers clear support for British PM David Cameron's drive to reform the European Union.

Slopestyle revitalises GB snowsport

Thu, 2014-01-16 09:50
With Team GB tipped for slopestyle medals at Sochi 2014, Ski Sunday presenter Graham Bell looks into its impact on British snowsport

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