Why are cathedrals hosting helter-skelters and golf courses?

BBC News - 2 October 2019 - 12:21am
From giant models of the Moon to a helter-skelter - buildings for worship are being used in the pursuit of fun.

Georgia abortion ban: Federal judge temporarily blocks bill

BBC News - 2 October 2019 - 12:18am
A federal judge temporarily blocks a proposed six-week abortion ban in the US state.

What links Silicon Valley and tinned food?

BBC News - 2 October 2019 - 12:11am
What's the best way to encourage innovation?

How a horrible goose topped the gaming chart

BBC News - 2 October 2019 - 12:07am
An indie video game about a menacing goose has become a surprise hit.

Why are so few women inventors named on patents?

BBC News - 2 October 2019 - 12:06am
Women inventors account for just under 13% of patent applications globally, according to a study.

'Request an ATM' service to be launched

BBC News - 2 October 2019 - 12:04am
The UK's cash machine network has set up a £1m fund that could deliver 40 to 50 ATMs to so-called cash deserts.

'Flight shame' could halve growth in air traffic

BBC News - 2 October 2019 - 12:02am
More passengers are taking climate concerns into account and booking fewer flights, a survey suggests.

The Himalayan village that confiscates single-use plastics

BBC News - 2 October 2019 - 12:01am
Lachung, an idyllic mountain village in India's Sikkim state, has banned single-use plastics and showcases eco-friendly alternatives.

How could Brexit affect music festivals?

BBC News - 2 October 2019 - 12:01am
This summer gave us an excellent season of festivals - but will things be different next year?

One in ten children had drunk alcohol in previous week - NHS survey.

BBC News - 2 October 2019 - 12:01am
An NHS survey suggests one in ten schoolchildren had drunk alcohol during the previous week.

The Papers: PM's 'final' Brexit offer and 'furious' Prince Harry

BBC News - 1 October 2019 - 11:32pm
Wednesday's front pages look ahead to Boris Johnson's Brexit plan, as he prepares to send it to the EU.

Sterling shines as Man City battle to overcome Dinamo

BBC News - 1 October 2019 - 11:08pm
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says he is "so sorry" for substitute Phil Foden after he scores in a 2-0 Champions League win over Dinamo Zagreb.

Tottenham 2-7 Bayern Munich: Serge Gnabry scores four in Champions League demolition

BBC News - 1 October 2019 - 10:28pm
Serge Gnabry scores four goals as Bayern Munich demolish Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League.

Boris Johnson to set out details of 'final' Brexit offer

BBC News - 1 October 2019 - 10:28pm
The PM will tell the Tory conference new UK proposals can form basis of a "reasonable" compromise.

Man gored by bison sees date undergo same fate months later

BBC News - 1 October 2019 - 10:16pm
He hoped to watch the sunset with his date... so he took her to the same place he'd been gored.

Lyles wins 200m as Gemili misses out on medal - highlights & report

BBC News - 1 October 2019 - 9:43pm
Noah Lyles caps off a marvellous season with victory in the world 200m final in 19.83 seconds but Briton Adam Gemili narrowly misses out on a medal.

Periods: Can women sharing stories break down taboos?

BBC News - 1 October 2019 - 9:25pm
From helping friends insert tampons to panicky confessions on first dates, people have been sharing stories about periods on social media.

World Athletics Championships: Adam Gemili 'heartbroken' after missing 200m medal

BBC News - 1 October 2019 - 9:15pm
British sprinter Adam Gemili feels he "let so many people down" after missing out on a medal in the men's 200m final in the World Athletics Championships.

Meghan sues Mail on Sunday over private letter

BBC News - 1 October 2019 - 8:46pm
The Duke of Sussex says he fears his wife is "falling victim" to press intrusion as his mother did.

Trump impeachment: Pompeo accuses Democrats of 'bullying'

BBC News - 1 October 2019 - 8:22pm
The US secretary of state said five officials due to testify before committees this week would not appear.


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