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BBC News - UK Michael Gove: Boris Johnson wasn't up to the jobThu, 30 Jun 2016 16:48:43 GMT
Michael Gove tells the BBC he is standing to be Conservative leader after deciding "reluctantly but firmly" Boris Johnson was not capable of uniting the party or the UK.
Battle of the Somme: Queen leads centenary remembrance eventsFri, 01 Jul 2016 00:37:03 GMT
The Queen leads events to mark 100 years since the Battle of the Somme as overnight vigils begin on the eve of the anniversary.
Soliciting by sex workers should not be a crime, MPs sayThu, 30 Jun 2016 23:02:04 GMT
Prostitution laws should be urgently rewritten so sex workers are no longer criminalised for soliciting, a new Commons report says.
Labour's John McDonnell to give response to Brexit voteFri, 01 Jul 2016 00:39:37 GMT
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell is to set out Labour's response to the EU referendum in a speech in London.
Pound falls as Bank of England hints at fresh stimulus measuresThu, 30 Jun 2016 16:28:49 GMT
The pound falls as Bank of England governor Mark Carney says it is likely "some monetary policy easing" will be required in response to the Brexit vote.
Woman wins appeal to use dead daughter's eggsThu, 30 Jun 2016 13:42:13 GMT
A woman who wants to use her dead daughter's frozen eggs to give birth to her own grandchild has won a Court of Appeal battle.
Euro 2016: Wales captain Ashley Williams fit to face BelgiumThu, 30 Jun 2016 14:55:25 GMT
Wales captain Ashley Williams - a doubt with a shoulder injury - says he is is fit to play against Belgium in their Euro 2016 quarter-final.
Airport expansion decision on holdThu, 30 Jun 2016 11:56:16 GMT
A decision on airport expansion in south-eastern England is to be delayed until "at least October", Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin says.
Trumpton creator Gordon Murray dies aged 95Thu, 30 Jun 2016 09:53:32 GMT
Gordon Murray, creator and puppeteer of the popular BBC children's series Trumpton and Camberwick Green, dies at the age of 95.
UK to send 250 more military personnel to IraqThu, 30 Jun 2016 10:41:47 GMT
The UK is sending 250 more military personnel to Iraq, almost doubling its presence in the country.
Max Clifford 'gyrated' in front of 17-year-old girlThu, 30 Jun 2016 14:26:34 GMT
Former celebrity publicist Max Clifford "gyrated" in front of a 17-year-old girl in the 1980s, a court hears.
Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust boss Katrina Percy keeps jobThu, 30 Jun 2016 14:22:43 GMT
The chief executive of the much-criticised Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust will keep her job, it is announced.
Heseltine launches scathing attack on Boris JohnsonThu, 30 Jun 2016 15:34:52 GMT
Tory grandee Michael Heseltine says Boris Johnson has ripped the Conservative party apart, after creating the "greatest constitutional crisis in modern times".
Somme centenary: Queen leads vigil at Grave of the Unknown WarriorThu, 30 Jun 2016 22:27:59 GMT
The Queen is leading events to mark 100 years since the Battle of the Somme, as Nicholas Witchell reports.
Memories of 38th Welsh Division on Somme centenaryFri, 01 Jul 2016 00:37:43 GMT
Men from the 38th Welsh Division describe their experiences in BBC interviews recorded in the 1980s.
Somme centenary: How Britain gave away attack planThu, 30 Jun 2016 23:01:48 GMT
A military historian has found evidence that British military intelligence failures at the Somme gave away the plan to attack.
Wimbledon 2016: Viktor Troicki in incredible on-court meltdown after overruleThu, 30 Jun 2016 20:47:11 GMT
Serbia's Viktor Troicki loses his cool with the umpire after the official overrules a line call to give his Spanish opponent a match point that he then takes to win.
Boris Johnson bows out of leadership raceThu, 30 Jun 2016 22:39:14 GMT
Leading Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson has pulled out of the leadership race to become Britain's next prime minister. James Landale reports on where it all went wrong.
EU referendum: 'Meet a Muslim Family' set up post-voteThu, 30 Jun 2016 22:09:50 GMT
London's oldest mosque has launched a campaign to tackle "increasing social tensions" after last week's EU referendum result.
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Judi Dench gets first tattoo for her 81st birthdayThu, 30 Jun 2016 16:03:20 GMT
Dame Judi Dench reveals she got a tattoo on her wrist for her 81st birthday.
Mayland woman warned over 'intimidating' peacocksThu, 30 Jun 2016 09:28:47 GMT
A pensioner has been threatened with a criminal record because her peacocks have been 'intimidating local residents'.
Newspaper headlines: 'BoJo Brexecuted' on Tory 'Day of Treachery'Thu, 30 Jun 2016 23:09:23 GMT
A dramatic turn of events in the Conservative Party leadership contest demands a dramatic set of headlines and front pages - and Friday's newspapers duly deliver.
In pictures: Boris JohnsonThu, 30 Jun 2016 14:16:32 GMT
Photos chronicling Tory MP and former London mayor Boris Johnson, who has ruled himself out of the race to be the next Conservative leader and prime minister.
Til death us do partThu, 30 Jun 2016 01:48:12 GMT
Singer Bat For Lashes talks about her new album The Bride, a concept record about a woman abandoned at the altar.
Happy holiday?Thu, 30 Jun 2016 02:12:14 GMT
A week on from the vote, how has ordinary life changed - or not changed?
Lasting bondThu, 30 Jun 2016 07:15:53 GMT
The arrival of Newfoundland soldiers during World War One was to lead to the creation of a lasting bond with Scotland.
'We love the UK'Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:27:42 GMT
Silly walks and queues are some of the reasons why Germans say they still love Britain after the Brexit vote.
Robin returnsThu, 30 Jun 2016 00:02:29 GMT
After a gap of three decades, the cult TV series Robin of Sherwood has made a comeback, in the form of an audio play.
Forgotten battleWed, 29 Jun 2016 10:57:46 GMT
Many French soldiers died alongside their British allies at the bloody Battle of the Somme, but the conflict is overshadowed in France by Verdun, says Hugh Schofield.
Soggy start Wed, 29 Jun 2016 15:19:26 GMT
Umbrellas and Wellington boots may be order of the day as five-day rowing spectacular kicks off, but the wet weather hasn't dampened spirits.
'I'm Terminator 4' Wed, 29 Jun 2016 01:09:43 GMT
He's attempted Everest three times and is the oldest man to have walked to the magnetic North Pole. Now actor Brian Blessed is taking on the challenge of directing his first play.
Journey's endTue, 28 Jun 2016 23:40:19 GMT
Maureen and Roger have waited 11 years to visit the place where their son Matthew died in Iraq, to lay a small cross there and to try to understand why he died.
'Old school' Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:03:42 GMT
Electronic synthesizer built 40 years after being designed
'No trade talks until full Brexit'Thu, 30 Jun 2016 18:23:25 GMT
The top European Union trade official says the UK cannot begin negotiating terms for doing business with the bloc until after it has left it.
Can the law stop Brexit?Thu, 30 Jun 2016 10:17:23 GMT
Legal opinions are emerging as to how the UK's departure from the European Union might be slowed or even stopped, says Clive Coleman.
Brexit negotiations: Four ways to get a good dealWed, 29 Jun 2016 09:10:16 GMT
Having voted to leave the EU, the UK needs to negotiate a new set of trade deals with the EU - here are four key ways to get a good deal.
Paul Nurse: 'Research needs free movement to thrive'Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:55:36 GMT
Sir Paul Nurse says UK science will suffer unless any post-Brexit agreement allows the free movement of people.
Reality Check: What has Brexit done to the economy?Wed, 29 Jun 2016 12:29:34 GMT
Social media has been full of claims that the amounts lost already have been many times the value of the UK's annual contribution to the EU Budget. Is that fair?
How do the Conservatives elect a leader?Thu, 30 Jun 2016 10:29:58 GMT
A short animation explaining the process to elect a new Conservative Party leader.
How does a Labour leadership contest work?Wed, 29 Jun 2016 17:22:59 GMT
A short animation explaining the process to elect a new Labour Party leader.
Brexit: Martin McGuinness 'to press case' for NI's EU statusWed, 29 Jun 2016 16:28:57 GMT
Martin McGuinness says he does not accept Northern Ireland cannot maintain any kind of special status within the EU after the UK withdraws from it.
EU Referendum: Did the polls all get it wrong again?Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:21:48 GMT
While a few of the pollsters got the referendum result almost spot-on, others meant that studying the polls failed to give a clear indication of what the outcome would be on the morning of 24 June.
Children's views on EU Leave voteTue, 28 Jun 2016 09:51:16 GMT
"Do we have to leave home?" among children's questions as parents respond to Brexit vote.
Have Leave backers changed their minds?Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:17:03 GMT
Reality Check looks at some of the claims and promises made during the campaign by Leave campaigners who now appear to have modified their positions.
Five changes to finances post-voteMon, 27 Jun 2016 13:59:54 GMT
The UK's vote to leave the EU has had an immediate effect on some elements of our finances - but not all. Here's what has changed.
'Go back home' - Bitter backlash post-referendum Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:04:56 GMT
Since the EU referendum results revealed the UK voted Leave, reports online have emerged of an anti-foreign sentiment.
Brexit: What happens now?Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:51:39 GMT
The UK has voted to leave the EU. Here is what is likely to happen next.
EU referendum petition hijacked by botsMon, 27 Jun 2016 11:48:05 GMT
An online petition calling for a second EU referendum has been hijacked by automated bots adding false signatures.