Just Like That: How to do the perfect Tommy Cooper impression

Tommy Cooper actor says "everyone at some point" has tried a Cooper impression.

Posted on: 27 August 2016 | 2:46 am

UK could remain in 'looser' EU - Lord O'Donnell

A former head of the civil service who served four prime ministers predicts the UK could yet remain in a "more loosely aligned" European Union - despite the referendum vote to leave.

Posted on: 27 August 2016 | 1:44 am

Newspaper headlines: Brexit plans, insurance row and harassment 'secrecy'

Saturday's front pages are a mixed bag, including criticism of insurance premiums and sexual harassment settlements and fresh suggestions on Brexit arrangements.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 11:58 pm

'British' boy in Islamic State group execution video

The Islamic State group in Syria releases a video featuring five boys, including one the militants identify as British, carrying out the killing of prisoners.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 10:40 pm

A tropical paradise... in Rhyl

Memories of Rhyl's Sun Centre, which is set to be demolished at the end of the summer.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 10:10 pm

I Am Team GB: Sports clubs open doors for free

Sports clubs across the UK are welcoming visitors free of charge after Team GB's success at the Rio Olympic Games while ITV is switching off for an hour to encourage people to get active.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 9:06 pm

Barnardo's archive photos reveal first foster children

Previously unseen photographs of some of England's first foster children - and the stories of what happened next - are released by the charity Barnardo's to mark its 150th birthday.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 8:18 pm

Theresa May launches race audit of public services

Theresa May orders a review to expose any inequalities in the way ethnic minorities and white working class people are treated by public services such as the NHS, schools and the criminal justice system.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 8:04 pm

Paul McCartney demo given to Cilla Black goes up for auction

A long-lost demo disc recorded by Paul McCartney that was given to Cilla Black is estimated to fetch £15,000 at auction later.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 6:57 pm

Stalker Sandra Danevska jailed for trying to frame ex

A stalker who adopted dozens of different identities to make more than 100 bogus claims of crime against her ex-boyfriend has been jailed for five years, police in London say.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 6:46 pm

Boy, 13, dies after football collapse

A 13-year-old boy has died more than a week after collapsing during a football training session.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 2:52 pm

Ben & Jerry's recalls Cookie Dough ice cream batches

Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry's recalls tubs of one of its best-selling products over concern they may contain small pieces of metal.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 2:50 pm

Double gold Olympian Whitlock met by crowds at Essex gym

Double Olympic gold medallist Max Whitlock is welcomed home at the gym which trains him.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 2:36 pm

The band Chvrches give their take on festival etiquette

BBC News goes backstage at the Reading Festival to meet the band Chvrches.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 12:08 pm

Malta crime: Ex-England rugby international foils robbers with tea mug

A 78-year-old former England rugby player foils a robbery attempt by three men, chasing them out of his house in Malta armed only with a mug of tea.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 11:19 am

Offensive language ruins search for world's worst word

A search for the most-hated word in the English language is halted after an online survey is bombarded with offensive language.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 10:41 am

Labour leadership: Jeremy Corbyn urges probe into excluded voters

Jeremy Corbyn fears some people have been "unfairly" barred from voting in Labour's leadership election and has asked party officials to investigate.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 10:24 am

Redhill bike 'relates to unconnected individual'

Police have made another appeal for information after the reported abduction of a child in Redhill, Surrey.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 10:16 am

Sir Richard Branson 'thought he would die' in bike crash

Virgin founder Sir Richard Branson says he thought he was "going to die" after crashing his bike on the Caribbean island of Virgin Gorda.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 9:45 am

Roman massacre

BBC Scotland's Willie Johnston reports from a flat-topped hill in Dumfriesshire which could have a more bloody past than previously suspected.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 9:30 am

How much exercise is safe during pregnancy?

There are conflicting views on whether it's safe to exercise during pregnancy - we hear from a former Olympian and mums.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 9:21 am

Brexit to-do list

Battling ministers, the search for staff and working out what kind of deal to go for - how the Whitehall machine is gearing up for Brexit.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 5:54 am

Molly-Mae Wotherspoon: Clashes outside court ahead of sentencing

There are clashes outside Northampton Crown Court ahead of the sentencing of a mother and grandmother over the death of a baby.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 4:39 am

Career changing

Hull's Jake Livermore says his positive test for cocaine in 2015 was a "get out of jail free card" that turned his life around.

Posted on: 26 August 2016 | 12:14 am

Epic telly

It is 20 years since Our Friends in the North first aired, but the programme's journey to the TV screen was as tangled as the lives of the four friends it tracked across the decades.

Posted on: 25 August 2016 | 8:26 pm