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Coronavirus: Doctors call for face mask in public rule in Wales

2 hours 35 min ago
The doctors' union says masks should be worn in public areas where people cannot socially distance.

Tim Davie: BBC executive named director general

2 hours 48 min ago
Tim Davie, a former head of BBC Radio and BBC Studios, is to take over from Tony Hall.

Brexit: UK backtracking on commitments, says Michel Barnier

2 hours 49 min ago
EU's negotiator reports little progress in trade talks - but the UK says the tone has been positive.

Virus cases down to 5,600 a day, household survey suggests

2 hours 51 min ago
The estimate is based on swab tests of people living in 9,000 households in England.

Coronavirus: How the Lang Whang Wombles became lockdown litter pickers

2 hours 58 min ago
Local residents take responsibility for removing rubbish left "blighting" a historic Scottish road.

Coronavirus: Government under fire for cheap loans to big firms

3 hours 19 min ago
More than £16bn has been handed out to some household names including BA, Tottenham Hotspur and M&S.

Coronavirus: Kate Garraway opens up on husband's battle with 'evil virus'

3 hours 23 min ago
TV presenter Kate Garraway's partner has been in a coma for nearly 10 weeks, after catching Covid-19.

Coronavirus: Tractors welcome at Ballymena drive-in country gig

3 hours 49 min ago
Spaces will be reserved for tractors at the first drive-in country concert on the island of Ireland.

Nature reserves 'trashed' after lockdown easing

3 hours 53 min ago
Littering, fly-tipping and barbecue fires are destroying habitats, a wildlife trust says.

Coronavirus: Families missed funerals 'as webcast failed'

4 hours 25 min ago
Current restrictions mean 10 people are allowed at a funeral in Sheffield, with others watching online.

Scotland-Northern Ireland bridge: No feasibility study commissioned

4 hours 26 min ago
No feasibility study has yet been commissioned into the bridge idea, which was floated by Boris Johnson.

Keith Lemon actor sorry for playing 'offensive' black characters

4 hours 29 min ago
Leigh Francis say he is on a "learning journey" and apologised for black characters in Bo' Selecta.

Coronavirus: Job losses 'just the tip of the iceberg'

4 hours 47 min ago
The boss of the UK's largest recruitment firm says he fears unemployment is set to rise steeply.

The Sweet bassist Steve Priest dies aged 72

5 hours 36 min ago
The glam rock star scored hits with Ballroom Blitz and Blockbuster in the 1970s.

NI coronavirus deaths fall for fifth week in a row

5 hours 47 min ago
Government statistics agency Nisra has published its latest bulletin detailing the impact of the virus.

Harlesden shooting: Arrest after boy, 2, and mother among four hurt

6 hours 22 min ago
A 19-year-old man is in custody on suspicion of attempted murder over the attack in north-west London.

Bentley: Luxury carmaker to cut up to 1,000 jobs

6 hours 52 min ago
The firm, which makes its cars in Crewe, is set to say up to 1,000 jobs will go.

Coronavirus: Secret raves in London 'put lives at risk'

7 hours 20 min ago
A BBC investigation uncovers a company organising secret raves in breach of lockdown rules.

Coronavirus: Virus app 'ready by end of June' and call to extend face-covering use

7 hours 34 min ago
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus outbreak this morning.

Riley Siswick death: Senior detective cleared over toddler murder inquiry

7 hours 44 min ago
Det Supt Mark Swift led the initial investigation into the death of three-year-old Riley Siswick.