Huge cocaine haul found in furniture

Police discover one of the biggest amounts of cocaine ever found in Northern Ireland in a delivery of furniture.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 12:24 pm

Gangster Frankie Fraser dies aged 90

The criminal and contemporary of the Kray twins, "Mad" Frankie Fraser, has died aged 90 in hospital, former associate Eddie Richardson confirms.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 12:21 pm

Caerphilly estate is 'most deprived'

An area of Caerphilly becomes the most deprived community in Wales, official figures show.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 12:09 pm

Contaminated petrol inquiry launched

Murco is investigating how contaminated fuel was delivered to west Wales supermarkets from its Milford Haven refinery.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 12:06 pm

England beaten despite Moeen century

Moeen Ali makes his maiden century but England lose to Sri Lanka by 25 runs in the opening one-day international in Colombo.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 12:05 pm

Rare E. coli 'cluster' investigated

Nursery children are among several people infected with a rare E. coli strain in Dorset that led to kidney problems in some patients.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 12:05 pm

Concerns over terror exclusion plans

The UK's reviewer of terrorism laws raises concerns about plans to exclude people from the UK if they go abroad to fight with extremist groups, as a new counter-terror bill is published

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 12:04 pm

Government 'doing 30% too much'

The new chief executive of the civil service says the government has attempted "too much transformative change" at once.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 12:04 pm

'Radical' Scottish land reform plan

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announces plans to take action against landowners who pose a "barrier" to development.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 12:03 pm

Care home owners charged with neglect

Three workers at a Preston care home are charged with mistreating residents with dementia, including placing a 99-year-old woman in a scalding hot bath.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 11:53 am

Two men die 'snorting white heroin'

Two British men have died in Amsterdam after reportedly snorting a drug thought to have been white heroin.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 11:51 am

Minister warns of major job losses

Finance minister Simon Hamilton warns of "considerable" job losses in the public sector, but cannot put an exact figure on cuts through voluntary redundancy.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 11:49 am

Britons jailed over Syria terror camp

Two brothers from east London become the first Britons to be jailed for terrorism training in Syria.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 11:47 am

Sun reporter cleared over Budget leak

The Sun's former Whitehall editor is cleared of illegally paying a civil servant for information, including details of the March 2010 budget.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 11:13 am

Rodgers has three weeks - Grobbelaar

Liverpool legend Bruce Grobbelaar criticises Simon Mignolet and says Brendan Rodgers has "three weeks" to save his job.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 11:04 am

Art school blaze caused by foam can

Fire service report says the Glasgow School of Art blaze was caused by gases from a foam canister coming into contact with a projector.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 11:01 am

Facebook Lee Rigby attack 'unfair'

It would be "almost impossible" for internet firms to monitor all website postings for possible terrorist content, a former MI6 director says.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 10:49 am

VIDEO: 'I found rare Shakespeare Folio'

Librarian and Medieval literature expert Rémy Cordonnier tells the BBC about the moment he discovered a rare and valuable William Shakespeare First Folio.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 10:41 am

Terror suspect posts image of baby

A terrorism suspect who skipped bail in London apparently releases an image he claims shows him with his newborn son in the Islamic State.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 10:38 am

Meters overcharge 1.5m gas customers

About 1.5 million gas customers with pre-payment meters have been overcharged because their meters are faulty, the industry has admitted.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 10:32 am

Burglars admit attacking lecturer

Four men admit a burglary during which a university lecturer was savagely beaten at his south London home.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 10:22 am

Royal Mail 'scaremongering' on post

The boss of Royal Mail is accused of "scaremongering" by the business secretary, after telling MPs that there is a threat to the universal service.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 10:18 am

VIDEO: Public Accounts Committee

MPs take evidence on flood risk management.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 10:06 am

VIDEO: Unsafe Christmas toys seized at Dover

Thousands of dangerous and counterfeit goods have been prevented from entering the UK after they were seized by Kent County Council Trading Standards from a huge consignment entering Dover Docks.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 9:55 am

Seal pup numbers top 900 at reserve

More than 900 seal pups are born on a north Norfolk nature reserve in three weeks giving experts hopes of another record breaking year.

Posted by on 26 November 2014 | 9:48 am