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Brexit: 'No alignment' with EU on regulation, Javid tells business
Sajid Javid warns businesses UK and EU regulations will differ after Brexit, saying firms must "adjust".
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 11:25:39 GMT)

No Brexit Day plan for Big Ben as countdown clock to light up No 10
Government plans include a countdown projected onto No 10 and an address by the PM - but no bongs.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 08:49:26 GMT)

Labour leadership: Party members grill leadership candidates
The five MPs running to succeed Jeremy Corbyn are being quizzed by party members for the first time.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 11:45:09 GMT)

Guildford pub bombings police 'seize files'
Police entered Surrey History Centre and "seized" files in a constabulary archive, a memo claims.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 00:50:21 GMT)

Claims sonic boom over London and Home Counties 'cracked' windows
Royal Air Force Typhoons were scrambled to intercept an unresponsive aircraft in December.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 00:59:07 GMT)

Sainsbury's named cheapest supermarket of 2019 by Which?
The study by Which? compared the price of 53 products but did not include discounters Aldi and Lidl.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 06:40:30 GMT)

Council probe after workers burn memorial benches in Edinburgh
A whistleblower claims managers told Edinburgh council staff to torch the benches instead of repairing them.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 11:36:00 GMT)

Man on attempted murder charge in Sheffield after boy, 12, shot
Police said the child was an "innocent bystander" when a gun was fired from a moving car in Sheffield.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 03:28:38 GMT)

'Value for money' review of £1.3bn university funding
A review will examine how university funding can be targeted at priority subjects.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 00:18:46 GMT)

Newport Pagnell: Nine-hour search as boy vanishes from M1 services
More than 1,000 people searched through the night for the six-year-old, who was eventually found safe.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 11:16:25 GMT)

Doncaster property training debt soldier killed himself
Before his death, Danny Butcher paid £13,000 for training with Samuel Leeds' Property Investors firm.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 00:43:21 GMT)

Bury FC: The football fans without a team
When Bury FC was expelled from the English Football League, supporters were left with a hole in their lives.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 00:03:36 GMT)

My 'butterfly skin' could kill me but I want to raise awareness for others
Epidermolysis bullosa is a rare genetic condition where skin can tear at the slightest touch.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 01:07:22 GMT)

Harry and Meghan: The big question Canadians have about move
Canadians want to know if they will be picking up the tab for Harry and Meghan's security if they move there.
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 18:59:52 GMT)

Rough Trade: We're selling more records than ever
The music retailer launches a partnership with Apple Music, saying that streaming boosts vinyl sales.
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 22:23:37 GMT)

Q School: PDC tour spot is prize for builders, warehouse workers & ex-world champions
BBC Sport visits darts' Q School, where 506 competitors from 17 countries are battling it out in a Wigan leisure centre for a coveted spot on the lucrative PDC tour.
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 21:20:13 GMT)

Transport for Wales lost property: The things we leave on trains
Funeral urns, an ostrich egg and "adult toys" - Gill Miles is reuniting lost property with passengers.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 00:27:49 GMT)

Is Scotland leading the way on climate change?
A major UN climate conference is coming to Glasgow. What is Scotland doing about climate change?
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 00:04:35 GMT)

Jazz musician Rex Martey signs record deal aged 82
Rex Martey suffers from prostate cancer and has written a song dedicated to one of his nurses.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 01:47:47 GMT)

Climate change: Can Glasgow go carbon neutral?
As more cities declare climate emergencies, we look at how Glasgow aims to cancel out its carbon footprint.
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 00:59:43 GMT)

Three brothers set world records rowing the Atlantic Ocean
The Scottish siblings are the first three brothers to row any ocean and the fastest trio to row the Atlantic.
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 16:22:39 GMT)

Range Rover driven into London jewellery shop in robbery
Robbers broke glass display cases with a sledgehammer in the robbery which was captured on CCTV.
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 16:53:57 GMT)

Actor Laurence Fox's Question Time clash over Meghan Markle
The Lewis actor clashes with an audience member over whether press coverage was racist.
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 04:21:58 GMT)

‘Submitting to my husband like it's 1959': Why I became a #TradWife
Alena is a #tradwife and she's not alone
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 02:50:49 GMT)

The Papers: 'Alarm' over school isolation booths and 'Mugxit'
No one story dominates Saturday's front pages, with leads on everything from Brexit to the royals.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 05:39:32 GMT)

Medieval matrix and Tudor ring belonged to 'higher status' people
The items, found in Bedfordshire by metal detectorists a year apart, are declared treasure.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 01:11:47 GMT)

People with at least two Northern Isles grandparents needed for genetics study
Genetic researchers are looking for thousands of people with at least two grandparents born in Orkney or Shetland.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 11:07:43 GMT)

Craigavon: Murder inquiry after Nathan Gibson's death
The PSNI says the body of 25-year-old Nathan Gibson was found near Lake Road, Craigavon.
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 16:51:55 GMT)

Youth suicide: At-risk in Wales 'falling through gap'
The children's commissioner's warning comes as a charity labels Wales suicide rate a "scandal".
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 00:08:25 GMT)

Malvern's touchscreen tech secrets now on your radar
Hopes that a new science centre at one of Britain's most secret sites will inspire next generation.
(Sat, 18 Jan 2020 00:12:35 GMT)

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