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Most parents reject nearest school

23 May 2019 - 1:29am
Some 60% do not choose their local secondary school as their first option, shows major study.

Two female loos for every male one, experts recommend

23 May 2019 - 1:21am
With more urinals than cubicles, men - unlike women - rarely queue, a report says.

HMS Queen Elizabeth captain flown off ship in 'company car' row

23 May 2019 - 1:11am
It's claimed the officer in charge of warship HMS Queen Elizabeth misused an MoD car.

Avon to be acquired by Brazil's Natura for £1.6bn

23 May 2019 - 12:57am
The new combined company will boast 3,200 stores worldwide with a presence in 100 countries.

Netball counts down to World Cup 'summer of excitement'

23 May 2019 - 12:49am
The 2019 Netball World Cup can boost the game on and off the court, and build on England's 2018 Commonwealth Games success.

Sir Elton John's best movie moments

23 May 2019 - 12:27am
As Rocketman is released in UK cinemas we give a brief history of Sir Elton on the big screen.

Roller derby team proud of Middlesbrough

23 May 2019 - 12:22am
The skaters of Middlesbrough Roller Derby team want to encourage more women to get involved in sport.

'Perhaps life would be easier if I shaved, but why?’

23 May 2019 - 12:19am
Poet and transgender activist Alok Menon is often trolled for their appearance - but is defiant.

Cash machine thefts: How rural communities are paying for ATM crime

23 May 2019 - 12:15am
What is behind a rise in cash machine raids and what can be done to stop them?

Deborah James: Five symptoms of bowel cancer

23 May 2019 - 12:14am
The co-host of You, Me and the Big C podcast on her stage 4 bowel cancer.

Theresa May faces pressure after Andrea Leadsom resigns

23 May 2019 - 12:01am
The Leader of the House, Andrea Leadsom, stepped down over the PM's Brexit policy.

European elections 2019: Polls to take place across the UK

23 May 2019 - 12:01am
UK voters will send 73 Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) to Brussels and Strasbourg.

Hospital staff 'abused' vulnerable patients in Durham, BBC's Panorama reveals

22 May 2019 - 11:28pm
Undercover BBC filming shows staff swearing, mocking and taunting patients with learning disabilities.

The Papers: May 'clings on' after 'cabinet coup'

22 May 2019 - 11:20pm
The resignation of Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom is the main story on Thursday's front pages.

How the BBC reports polling day

22 May 2019 - 11:15pm
The BBC is not allowed to report details of campaigning while the polls are open.

John Walker Lindh: What happens when you release a 'traitor'?

22 May 2019 - 11:09pm
The 'American Taliban' will leave prison after 17 years - some are concerned about what he will do now.

'Thank God I won title with Man Utd' - Van Persie on retirement & being like a 'kid in a sweet shop' at Arsenal

22 May 2019 - 10:32pm
Robin van Persie on retirement, being like a "kid in a sweet shop" at Arsenal, relief at winning the title with Manchester United and his top three goals.

Ozone layer: Banned CFCs traced to China say scientists

22 May 2019 - 10:31pm
Atmospheric observations pinpoint eastern China as the source of rise in ozone-destroying chemicals.

Danny Cipriani: Gloucester fly-half wins Premiership Player of the Season award

22 May 2019 - 10:30pm
Danny Cipriani makes it an awards double after being crowned the Premiership Player of the Season.

India elections 2019: Voters to find out if Modi returns as PM

22 May 2019 - 9:14pm
Counting is set to begin as a marathon - and bitterly fought - election draws to its conclusion.

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