Coronavirus: Testing issues 'will be solved in a matter of weeks', says Hancock

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 3:59pm
Health Secretary Matt Hancock tells MPs there has been a "sharp rise" in those seeking a test.

Booker Prize 2020: Four debuts make shortlist as Hilary Mantel misses out

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 3:13pm
Four debut novels are on the Booker Prize shortlist, but two-time winner Hilary Mantel misses out.

Coronavirus: Families 'mingling' would be breaking rule of six - home secretary

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 3:10pm
Even stopping to talk in the street could breach the rules, the home secretary says.

'Tuscan Grand Prix offers F1 lessons on benefits of old-school circuits' - Palmer column

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 3:07pm
The Tuscan Grand Prix was a reminder of old-school F1 racing bringing a new experience for drivers, writes Jolyon Palmer.

School figures show 88% of pupils were back for start of term

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 2:22pm
Most parents sent their children back to school but now Covid test shortages threaten attendance.

Manchester Arena Inquiry: Relatives present 'pen portraits' for second day

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 2:22pm
Families share a personal insight into the lives of those who died in the Manchester Arena bombing.

Extinction: Urgent change needed to save species, says UN

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 2:15pm
Humanity is at a crossroads and action is needed to slow nature's accelerating decline, says the UN.

Unemployment rate: How many people are out of work?

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 1:21pm
The number of people claiming benefits has surged, but the unemployment rate has barely moved. Why?

Alexei Navalny: Poisoned Putin critic 'will return to Russia'

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 1:03pm
The opposition figure posted on Instagram, announcing that he was breathing free of ventilation.

BBC star salaries: Gary Lineker takes pay cut as Zoe Ball shoots up list

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 12:59pm
The Match of the Day host may earn less than Radio 2's Zoe Ball, whose pay has shot up by £1m.

Coronavirus: I got a job after 280 rejections

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 12:58pm
After being made redundant in lockdown, Hannah tells Radio 1 Newsbeat about her job hunting journey

Charlie Elphicke: Ex-MP jailed for sex assaults on women

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 12:56pm
Charlie Elphicke, the ex-Tory MP for Dover, was convicted of sexually assaulting two women.

Women lose state pension age appeal against government

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 12:54pm
Two women hit by changes to the state pension age and backed by campaign group BackTo60 lose their appeal.

Small firms thrown lifeline in insurance test case ruling

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 12:52pm
The High Court has ruled some insurers should have paid out for losses caused by lockdown.

Wylfa: Hitachi 'withdraws' from nuclear project

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 12:43pm
The Japanese firm is pulling out of the stalled £15-£20bn power plant scheme, Anglesey council says.

Grealish signs new five-year deal with Aston Villa

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 12:25pm
"It is my club, my home," says England midfielder Jack Grealish as he signs a new five-year deal with Aston Villa.

Gary Lineker: Match of the Day presenter signs new BBC deal

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 12:02pm
Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker signs a new contract that will keep him at the BBC until 2025.

Tennessee Titans kicker Stephen Gostkowski misses four times then hits game-winner

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 11:54am
Tennessee Titans kicker Stephen Gostkowski misses four kicks at goal during his team's match against the Denver Broncos but hits the game-winner for a 16-14 victory.

Hamilton says he 'won't let up' on protests as FIA rules out T-shirt investigation

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 11:48am
Lewis Hamilton says he "won't let up" in his fight against injustice as the FIA decides not to investigate his actions at the Tuscan Grand Prix.

Essex lorry deaths: Four people jailed in Vietnam

BBC News - 15 September 2020 - 11:37am
The defendants were paid $22,000 by one victim for the illegal journey to Britain, state media report.

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