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British sailor comes second in race round the world

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:21:10 GMT

Welshman Alex Thomson completed the 2016-17 Vendee Globe round the world race in second place.

MRI scanning for prostate cancer biggest advance 'in decades'

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:54:48 GMT

The biggest leap in diagnosing prostate cancer "in decades" has been made using new scanning equipment, say doctors and campaigners.

Poppy Widdison's uncle speaks outside court

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:32:17 GMT

The uncle of a four-year-old girl speaks outside court, after her mother and another man are sentenced for feeding her a deadly amount of drugs.

Tottenham Hotspur stadium: Five facts about Spurs' new home ground

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 07:36:05 GMT

Tottenham Hotspur have revealed images of the club's new stadium which is being built in north London.

100 Women: Rally driver may sell trophy to continue racing

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:00:14 GMT

A groundbreaking rally driver is having to crowdfund her next race after losing her sponsors.

Martin McGuinness - from paramilitary to politician

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:32:23 GMT

A look back the the career of former deputy first minister, Martin McGuinness.

Brit Awards 2017: Who will replace Michael Buble?

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:06:43 GMT

Who will host the Brit Awards after Michael Buble announced a career hiatus to care for his family?

Theresa May's Brexit speech in full

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:50:38 GMT

Watch the full speech by British Prime Minister Theresa May on the UK's strategy for exiting the European Union.

Trouble finding a courgette? Here's why

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:53:37 GMT

Bad weather in Italy and Spain is significantly increasing the price of vegetables across northern Europe

BBC Breakfast presenters meet 'Orangu-cam'

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:11:05 GMT

The Breakfast team have been monkeying around with one of the stars of new series 'Spy in the Wild'.

Tourists' tears over leaving The Gambia

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:30:24 GMT

Thousands of UK and Dutch tourists continue to be evacuated from The Gambia on special charter flights. People arriving at Manchester airport spoke to the BBC.

Prostate cancer detection breakthrough

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:37:34 GMT

Dr Hashim Ahmed describes a new breakthrough in prostate cancer diagnosis

Supermarket introduces 'relaxed' lane

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:24:26 GMT

A supermarket in Moray introduces a "relaxed" lane aimed at making life at the checkout less stressful for some of its more vulnerable customers.

Katie Hopkins invited for tea by Muslim family

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:09 GMT

Zahid Mahmood, wrongly accused by columnist Katie Hopkins of being a Muslim extremist, has invited her to his house for tea. Catrin Nye reports.

Inside lab where Mers vaccine made

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:10:40 GMT

Tulip Mazumdar visits the Jenner Institute at the University of Oxford where scientists are developing vaccines for all three of the shortlisted viruses.

Collapsing cliffs: What causes them to crumble?

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:56:41 GMT

Our coastline is constantly battered by the sea, but what is the science behind a cliff collapse?

The Gambia: British and Dutch tourists leave after new advice

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:02:25 GMT

Tourists were told to leave The Gambia following President Yahya Jammeh's refusal to hand power to the president-elect.

Which 2016 TV advert got most complaints?

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:27:36 GMT

A series of TV adverts featuring dancing builders and businessmen wearing hot pants prompted the most complaints last year.

Wheelchair user Doug Paulley on winning bus buggy dispute

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:28:10 GMT

Wheelchair user Doug Paulley says the case "will hopefully make a major difference for disabled travellers".