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Watchdog in court threat to airlines

Sat, 2015-03-21 05:11
Three airlines are facing legal action over claims about poor customer service, the Civil Aviation Authority says.

Referee sends off 'wrong' player

Sat, 2015-03-21 05:08
Referee Neil Swarbrick appears to send off the wrong player in the second minute of Manchester City's match with West Brom.

Athlete reunited with stolen medal

Sat, 2015-03-21 05:07
Heptathlete Kelly Sotherton's Commonwealth Games gold medal, stolen during a burglary, is returned to her

Trawler 'may have snagged submarine'

Sat, 2015-03-21 04:57
A fishing boat skipper believes a submarine may have snagged itself in his nets off the Outer Hebrides.

Man charged over GBH attack on woman

Sat, 2015-03-21 04:57
A man appears in court in Belfast accused of causing grievous bodily harm to a woman by attacking her with a metal pipe from a vacuum cleaner.

Man charged over gun threat robbery

Sat, 2015-03-21 04:55
A 20-year-old man is charged following a robbery in which an elderly woman was threatened in her home with what appeared to be a gun.

VIDEO: Crowds gather for 'tide of the century'

Sat, 2015-03-21 04:39
Thousands of people have flocked to the coast of Normandy to witness Mont Saint-Michel being cut off by exceptionally high tides.

Overturned lorry closes M5 motorway

Sat, 2015-03-21 04:11
A section of the M5 in Gloucestershire is closed after a lorry overturned, spilling fuel on to the motorway.

Museum installs 'Easter Island head'

Sat, 2015-03-21 04:01
A three tonne "Easter Island head" is carefully manoeuvred into place for an exhibition at the Manchester Museum.

VIDEO: Pop-up velodrome tours UK streets

Sat, 2015-03-21 03:57
A pop-up 'street velodrome' is giving thousands of people a chance to have a go at track cycling

VIDEO: Hunt 'hopeful' of Men B jab deal

Sat, 2015-03-21 03:48
The health secretary says he is hopeful that a deal on a cost-effective price for a new Meningitis B vaccine can be reached with the manufacturers.

VIDEO: Australia's grey nomads at grape harvest

Sat, 2015-03-21 03:37
Phil Mercer meet a group of so-called grey nomads helping to harvest grapes for wine in the New South Wales Hunter Valley.

Chancellor opens graphene institute

Sat, 2015-03-21 03:26
Chancellor George Osborne officially opens the £61m National Graphene Institute at the University of Manchester.

Iran upbeat on nuclear talks

Sat, 2015-03-21 02:15
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says progress in talks with the US and other world powers could lead to a final deal in the dispute over its nuclear programme.

Why IS wants to expand into Yemen

Sat, 2015-03-21 02:09
If Islamic State is really behind the Sanaa bombings, it could lead to further sectarian violence in Yemen, says Barak Mendelsohn from Haverford College.

Riaz and Watson punished for clash

Sat, 2015-03-21 02:02
Pakistan's Wahab Riaz and Australia's Shane Watson are fined for their confrontation in Friday's World Cup quarter-final.

Police plea for child abuse witnesses

Sat, 2015-03-21 01:47
The Metropolitan Police launches a fresh appeal for witnesses to come forward in its investigations into historical child sex abuse.

Woman held by terror police charged

Sat, 2015-03-21 01:23
A British woman arrested by counter-terrorism officers at Luton Airport earlier this week is charged with an identity document offence.

The Staves: 'Bon Iver gave us cabin fever'

Sat, 2015-03-21 01:19
How recording with Bon Iver nearly drove The Staves crazy

School stability called for by union

Sat, 2015-03-21 01:17
Continuous change has made it impossible to tell how well England's schools are performing, a headteachers' conference will hear today.