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Ex-QPR employee Chris Gieler named in abuse inquiry

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 12:31
QPR say they are aware of historical child abuse allegations made against ex-employee Chris Gieler.

UK behind Vietnam in global school tests

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 12:26
The UK is still lagging behind at education, with little progress in international rankings.

Heartwarming moment boy gets stolen bike back

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 12:26
A young boy’s bike, which had been stolen and was the last present his late father gave him, has been returned

Vinyl sales made more than downloads last week

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 12:25
For the first time, vinyl albums make more money for the music industry than downloads.

Breakthrough in 46-year mystery of missing toddler

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 12:18
Australian police have a new suspect in the inquiry into the disappearance of UK-born toddler Cheryl Grimmer.

Theresa May: We want a red, white and blue Brexit

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 12:13
Prime Minister Theresa May says the government wants a "red white and blue Brexit" and insists she is "ambitious" over the deal the UK will strike when leaving the EU.

John Sweeney: The forgotten shipwreck

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 12:06
BBC Newsnight has the untold story of what is believed to be the biggest migrant shipwreck of 2016.

Parents of killed Santa Safari tour worker travel to Lapland

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 12:05
Tributes have been paid to a Fife tour guide who was stabbed to death in Lapland.

Migrant crisis: Europol to investigate Egypt mass drowning

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 12:01
A Reuters-BBC Newsnight investigation into a mass migrant sinking prompts Europol to “look again”.

Last Tango rape row a 'misunderstanding'

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:33
Director Bernardo Bertolucci attributes a row over how an actress was treated while filming Last Tango in Paris to a "misunderstanding".

Man shot in head during Fulham restaurant 'ambush'

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:28
A man dies when he is shot in the head during a suspected ambush outside a restaurant in west London, police say.

BBC 100 Women 2016: Who are our forgotten women? Join our edit-a-thon

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:56
BBC's 100 Women is holding an international edit-a-thon to increase female biographies on Wikipedia - tell us who you want to add.

Football abuse: Billy Seymour says life has been chaos after abuse

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:37
A former Southampton youth player and ex-professional footballer who says he was abused by his former coach Bob Higgins says it led to a life of chaos.

Rochdale woman, 102, has life-saving cancer surgery

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:31
A great-grandmother has life-saving cancer surgery - at the age of 102, and without a general anaesthetic.

Football abuse: Several clubs may have used confidentiality clauses, lawyer says

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 09:54
Confidentiality agreements may have been used by several football clubs to silence players speaking out about abuse, according to a lawyer representing victims.

Live: Brexit Supreme Court case

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 09:53
The Supreme Court continues a landmark legal hearing into whether Parliament's consent is required before official Brexit negotiations can begin.

Barnsley petrol station hit-and-run caught on CCTV

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 09:40
A petrol station worker in Barnsley is run over by a driver fleeing with £120 of fuel.

Lady Gaga says she has PTSD after being raped at 19

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 09:36
Pop star Lady Gaga reveals she suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder after being raped at 19.

Harry Redknapp criticises FA over coach claims

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 09:24
Harry Redknapp says the FA could have done more to monitor a coach accused of sexual abuse.

Lee Trundle: Former Swansea player scores outrageously cheeky penalty

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 09:22
Former Swansea striker Lee Trundle, 40, scores an outrageously cheeky penalty during a charity game in which he scored a double hat-trick.