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The women who fed the UK in World War Two

21 hours 41 min ago
During World War Two, women and girls volunteered for farm work to produce vital food supplies.

My dad jokes about my first period

21 hours 42 min ago
Comedian Gary Meikle is a single dad - when his daughter got her first period she turned to him.

What's it like to go down a disused 400-year-old tin mine?

21 hours 55 min ago
The BBC's Environment Correspondent Claire Marshall went down to have a look at South Crofty tin mine.

Do you know blood cancer symptoms?

22 hours 1 min ago
Ellie, who was diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma when she was 15, describes the symptoms of blood cancer.

Trump's first UN speech met with criticism from some leaders

22 hours 21 min ago
The US president's first key speech at the UN was denounced by some member nations he had singled out.

Why do US police shoot people carrying knives?

22 hours 21 min ago
The shooting of a Georgia student raises a question - why do US police shoot people carrying knives?

Life-extending lung cancer nivolumab drug approved

22 hours 24 min ago
The drug nivolumab, denied to writer AA Gill on the NHS, will be available to patients in England.

10 university flashpoints over free speech

22 hours 51 min ago
Free speech has become a university battleground. But what does the right to free expression really mean?

Neolithic Orkney rivalries detailed in new study

22 hours 53 min ago
Rivalries in Orkney more than 4,500 years ago led to competition between communities, according to new research.

The Italians who prefer to drink American coffee

22 hours 53 min ago
How a new breed of American-style coffee shops are drawing in younger Italians.

Manchester police still relies on Windows XP

22 hours 58 min ago
More than 20% of Greater Manchester Police's PCs run on the operating system, posing a hack risk.

Young spend three times more on housing than grandparents

23 hours 1 min ago
Young people are paying more to live in less space than previous generations, a think-tank says.

QE2: The 50-year journey of a British style icon

23 hours 4 min ago
The QE2 is one of the most famous liners in the world and the last large liner to be built on the Clyde.

Trump at UN: Which 'rogue states' are in new axis of evil?

19 September 2017 - 11:52pm
George W Bush invented the original list of US enemies - who did Donald Trump label 'rogue states'?

England women 6-0 Russia women

19 September 2017 - 11:29pm
England begin their World Cup qualifying campaign with a 6-0 thrashing of Russia at Prenton Park.

British kayaker Emma Kelty 'murdered' on Amazon trip

19 September 2017 - 11:26pm
Two teenagers and a man are held by Brazilian police over the 43-year-old kayaker's death.

Leicester City 2-0 Liverpool

19 September 2017 - 11:07pm
Islam Slimani and Shinji Okazaki score as Leicester beat Liverpool to reach the fourth round of the Carabao Cup.

Phone footage shows quake damage

19 September 2017 - 10:06pm
Video shows buildings toppled fire in Mexico City.

Russian army rocket 'hits spectators'

19 September 2017 - 9:34pm
A Russian army helicopter has accidentally fired a rocket at bystanders, according to Russian regional news website 66.RU.

England v West Indies: Jonny Bairstow makes century in Old Trafford win

19 September 2017 - 8:37pm
Jonny Bairstow hits his maiden century as England outclass West Indies to win the first one-day international at Old Trafford by seven wickets.

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