Sturgeon to outline economic plans

The Scottish first minister is to make her first major economic speech since the general election when she visits a football stadium.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 6:18 pm

Teachers 'must not be scapegoats'

Teachers must not be used as the "scapegoat" for problems in Scotland's education system, the country's largest teaching union warns.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 6:12 pm

PM and EC president hold reform talks

Prime Minister David Cameron tells European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker "British people are not happy with the status quo" in Europe.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 5:17 pm

VIDEO: Younger voters 'should get EU vote'

Shadow foreign secretary Hilary Benn has said it was "a matter of principle" that 16 and 17-year-olds should be allowed to vote in the EU referendum.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 4:54 pm

Triple murder suspect found dead

Detectives looking for a man suspected of killing his sister, his mother and her partner have discovered his body in a wooded area in Oxford.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 3:54 pm

Edmund wins first Slam match

Kyle Edmund and Heather Watson join Andy Murray in round two on a successful day for Britain at the French Open.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 3:52 pm

England repay goodwill of the fans

England should note how their positive cricket and cheaper tickets were enjoyed by a large crowd, says Jonathan Agnew.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 3:31 pm

UK and Russia to resume Syria talks

Senior British and Russian security advisers are to resume efforts to find a solution to the crisis in Syria, David Cameron and Vladimir Putin agree.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 3:05 pm

NI leader has suspected heart attack

Northern Ireland's first minister Peter Robinson is admitted to hospital with a suspected heart attack.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 2:46 pm

'Sort it' business secretary tells O2

Business secretary Sajid Javid has told phone provider O2 to "sort it out" after complaints about users losing signals on their mobiles.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 2:43 pm

Ancelotti sacked as Real manager

Carlo Ancelotti is sacked as Real Madrid manager after two seasons in charge of the Spanish giants.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 2:23 pm

England seal thrilling win over NZ

England produce a magnificent final-day bowling display to win the first Test against New Zealand by 124 runs.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 12:23 pm

VIDEO: Jet-powered bike tested in Wales

A jet-powered bike has been tested at Pendine Sands in Wales in preparation for a land speed world record.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 12:04 pm

Coulson 'knew of Milly voicemails'

Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson knew that the voicemail of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler had been accessed, his trial has heard.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 11:26 am

Middlesbrough 0-2 Norwich City

Norwich secure an instant return to the Premier League with victory over Middlesbrough in the Championship play-off final.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 11:18 am

VIDEO: Watch Chelsea's victory parade

Chelsea celebrate their Premier League title at a packed victory parade in West London.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 10:23 am

Two killed in Carmarthenshire crash

Two people die in a four-vehicle crash near Peniel in Carmarthenshire, say Dyfed-Powys Police.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 9:59 am

Carmichael rejects calls to resign

Former Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael rejects calls for him to resign over a leaked memo and says he wants to "get on with" being an MP.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 9:49 am

Benny Green - boy who reflected changing UK

The Grange Hill character who reflected a changing UK

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 9:13 am

Six held after reports of gunfire

Six people are arrested in Hampshire after reports that gunshots were fired.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 8:46 am

Cunard liners mark anniversary

Three famous ocean liners sail together in Liverpool for the first time to mark Cunard's 175th anniversary.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 8:25 am

VIDEO: Regal Cunard liners grace the Mersey

Cunard ocean liners Queen Mary Two, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth have been reunited on the River Mersey in Liverpool.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 8:21 am

Chelsea fans support victory parade

Thousands of football fans turn out to watch Chelsea's open-top victory parade after winning the Premier League.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 8:11 am

VIDEO: Should rural England have more power?

The local government association has urged ministers to give authorities in rural areas the same powers that cities will be given.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 8:08 am

VIDEO: Stars on Hay Festival's lasting appeal

Stephen Fry and Jude Law are among the notable visitors to this year's Hay Festival, which in taking place in the Powys border town.

Posted by on 25 May 2015 | 7:45 am