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Manchester United 3-0 Watford: Fernandes scores first goal as Utd go fifth
23/02/2020 | sport | football | 342
Bruno Fernandes scores his first goal for Manchester United since joining in January as United comfortably beat Watford to go fifth in the Premier League.
Six Nations 2020: England end Ireland's Grand Slam hopes and reignite title hopes
23/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 425
England rediscover some of their World Cup form to reignite their own hopes of landing the Six Nations title with a 24-12 win over Ireland.
Wolves 3-0 Norwich City: Diogo Jota scoring run continues in convincing win
23/02/2020 | sport | football | 86
Diogo Jota makes it five goals in two games as Wolves reignite their chase for a Champions League spot with victory against basement side Norwich.
Wilder v Fury II: Tyson Fury targets Anthony Joshua bout to 'complete' career
23/02/2020 | sport | boxing | 421
Tyson Fury says his career would be "completed" if he faces Anthony Joshua after becoming a two-time world heavyweight champion with a stunning win over Deontay Wilder.
How social media reacted to Wilder v Fury II
23/02/2020 | sport | boxing | 233
Tyson Fury powered up the Las Vegas lights with a brutal display of boxing - this is how social media and the boxing world reacted.
Tyson Fury beats Deontay Wilder in world title fight in Las Vegas
23/02/2020 | sport | boxing | 1,497
Tyson Fury wins the WBC world heavyweight title after producing a sensational performance against Deontay Wilder.
Leicester 0-1 Man City: Gabriel Jesus' late strike earns win at King Power
22/02/2020 | sport | football | 931
Substitute Gabriel Jesus scores an 80th-minute winner as Manchester City extend their advantage over Leicester to seven points in the battle for second spot in the Premier League.
Six Nations 2020: Referee got key Wales v France decision wrong - Wayne Pivac
22/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 618
Wales coach Wayne Pivac believes referee Matt Carley made a wrong decision to not award his side a second-half penalty try in the 27-23 defeat by France.
VAR in Premier League: Frank Lampard questions video assistant referee after more controversy
22/02/2020 | sport | football | 1,296
VAR caused controversy in the Premier League on Saturday, with Chelsea boss Frank Lampard saying there is 'another huge question mark' over the technology.
Southampton 2-0 Aston Villa: Some of my team have played way out of EFL Cup final - Dean Smith
22/02/2020 | sport | football | 259
Aston Villa manager Dean Smith says that some of his players have "played their way out" of next Sunday's EFL Cup final after defeat at Southampton.
Six Nations 2020: France beat Wales to keep Grand Slam hopes alive
22/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 1,114
France remain on course for a first Grand Slam in 10 years as they win in Cardiff for the first time since 2010 with a 27-23 victory.
Sheffield United 1-1 Brighton & Hove Albion: Maupay scores on Brighton return against Sheff Utd
22/02/2020 | sport | football | 84
Sheffield United suffer frustration as Neal Maupay marks his return to Brighton by equalising.
Burnley 3-0 Bournemouth: Eddie Howe feels 'very harshly treated' after VAR controversy
22/02/2020 | sport | football | 315
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe says his Cherries side were "very harshly treated" after losing to Burnley in a game that had a pivotal video assistant referee decision at its centre.
Crystal Palace 1-0 Newcastle United: Patrick van Aanholt stunner earns first win of 2020
22/02/2020 | sport | football | 101
Crystal Palace secure their first win of 2020 thanks to Patrick van Aanholt's superb first-half free-kick which saw off visitors Newcastle.
Six Nations: Gregor Townsend says Scotland win at Italy 'lifts pressure'
22/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 92
Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend hopes they can go into their final two Six Nations with the "pressure lifted" after a gritty first win against Italy.
Six Nations 2020: Italy 0-17 Scotland - Hogg, Harris & Hastings with tries
22/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 456
Scotland run in three tries against Italy in Rome to earn their first win in six games in the Six Nations and ease the pressure on head coach Gregor Townsend.
Chelsea 2-1 Tottenham: Giroud and Alonso score as Blues tighten grip on fourth
22/02/2020 | sport | football | 595
Chelsea move four points clear of Tottenham in the race for fourth place as goals from Olivier Giroud and Marcos Alonso secure Premier League win at Stamford Bridge.
Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury II: Fight preview and all you need to know
22/02/2020 | sport | boxing | 573
As Tyson Fury prepares for his rematch with Deontay Wilder, BBC Sport takes you through all you need to know.
England v Ireland: 'No-one argues with a Farrell' as father and son prepare for Twickenham game
22/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 230
Andy and Owen Farrell are not most fathers and sons. BBC chief sports writer Tom Fordyce explains why.
Formula 1 testing: Mercedes in form; Ferrari in trouble?
21/02/2020 | sport | f1 | 324
The Formula 1 teams are half way through their pre-season testing programmes and world champions Mercedes could hardly have had a more impressive start to 2020 if they had tried.
Wales v France: How Shaun Edwards is making the difference for France
21/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 100
Former internationals Tom Shanklin, Shane Horgan and Matt Dawson discuss Shaun Edwards' impact on France as he returns to Wales on Saturday.
Italy v Scotland: Six Nations must-win for Gregor Townsend's side
21/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 200
After two credible performances in defeat, there can be no excuses for Scotland when they face Italy in Rome in their third Six Nations game.
Chelsea v Tottenham: Jose Mourinho's return loaded with sub-plots
21/02/2020 | sport | football | 331
Jose Mourinho returns to Chelsea on Saturday with Tottenham's top-four hopes - and his own personal pride - at stake.
Car sales in China fall 92% as coronavirus hits
21/02/2020 | news | business | 211
Car dealerships remain closed and buyers stay away as the coronavirus outbreak takes its toll on sales.
Coronavirus outbreak to cost airlines almost $30bn
21/02/2020 | news | business | 70
Airline industry body IATA predicts global air travel demand will fall for the first time since 2009.
Club Bruges 1-1 Manchester United: We were sloppy, says United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
20/02/2020 | sport | football | 577
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Manchester United were "a bit sloppy" as they draw 1-1 with Club Bruges in the first leg of their Europa League last-32 tie in Belgium.
JP Morgan economists warn of climate 'catastrophe'
20/02/2020 | news | business | 244
Researchers say delaying climate change action risks "potentially catastrophic outcomes".
Households in England 'to face council tax rises'
20/02/2020 | news | politics | 2,388
It will amount to an average rise of up to £69 per home, the County Councils Network says.
Six Nations: Wales recall Gareth Davies and Ross Moriarty for France
20/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 250
Wales recall scrum-half Gareth Davies and flanker Ross Moriarty to face France in the Six Nations as coach Wayne Pivac makes two changes.
Roger Federer to miss French Open after having knee surgery
20/02/2020 | sport | tennis | 246
Roger Federer, the 20-time Grand Slam champion, will miss this year's French Open after having surgery on his right knee.
Six Nations 2020: Ireland wing Jacob Stockdale says he is better than in 2018
20/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 27
Ireland wing Jacob Stockdale says his form is better than during his record-setting 2018 Six Nations despite failing to score a try in his six games.
Clothes sales fuel retail bounce-back in January
20/02/2020 | news | business | 316
Post-Christmas sales helped retailers see their best growth since March, official figures show.
'Stodgy, negative' Spurs lose to RB Leipzig 1-0 in Champions League
19/02/2020 | sport | football | 313
Spurs' defeat by RB Leipzig was a sobering night that may have fatally loosened Spurs' grip on their Champions League campaign, says Phil McNulty.
Tottenham 0-1 RB Leipzig: Timo Werner penalty gives Germans edge in last-16 tie
19/02/2020 | sport | football | 376
Tottenham face a tough challenge to reach the quarter-finals of the Champions League after Timo Werner's penalty gives RB Leipzig a 1-0 win.
Man City 2-0 West Ham United: De Bruyne scores as City beat Hammers in first game since Uefa ban
19/02/2020 | sport | football | 1,046
Manchester City beat West Ham 2-0 at the Etihad in the club's first game since they were banned from European competition for two years by Uefa.
Prime minister 'read and signed off Stormont deal'
19/02/2020 | news | uk | 915
Former NI Secretary Julian Smith dismisses claims the PM was unaware of the Stormont deal details.
VAR: Arsene Wenger suggests offside law could 'change a little bit'
19/02/2020 | sport | football | 859
Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says "maybe there is room to the change the offside rule a little bit" in the wake of repeated VAR controversy.
Urgent action needed on prison pressures, say MSPs
19/02/2020 | news | uk | 369
A new report calls for more contingency measures to ensure the prison system can cope with "failing" jails.
Brexit complicates EU budget plans
19/02/2020 | news | business | 2,697
Leaders are meeting this week to discuss budget plans in challenging discussions.
New £20 featuring painter Turner enters circulation
19/02/2020 | news | business | 385
A new polymer £20 banknote featuring artist JMW Turner starts to appear in ATMs on Thursday.
Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury II: American vows to surpass 'idol' Muhammad Ali
19/02/2020 | sport | boxing | 398
Deontay Wilder eyes a landmark victory over Tyson Fury as the Briton thrills fans with an open-top arrival at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
'Vegans need their own shelf in the office fridge'
19/02/2020 | news | other | 1,660
The Vegan Society has issued guidelines to "help employers accommodate the needs of vegans".
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp warns Atletico Madrid of intimidating Anfield
19/02/2020 | sport | football | 1,116
Jurgen Klopp warns Atletico Madrid that Anfield will be an intimidating venue after Liverpool suffer a 1-0 loss in their Champions League last-16 first leg tie.
Erling Braut Haaland: Dortmund's wonder kid cannot stop scoring
18/02/2020 | sport | football | 212
Everyone is talking about Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Braut Haaland - again - after his two goals against Paris St-Germain in the Champions League.
Atletico Madrid 1-0 Liverpool: Saul Niguez goal leaves Reds hopes in balance
18/02/2020 | sport | football | 1,367
Liverpool's Champions League defence hangs in the balance as Saul Niguez gives Atletico Madrid a slender lead after the first leg of their last-16 tie.
Son Heung-min: Jose Mourinho expects Tottenham forward to miss rest of season
18/02/2020 | sport | football | 776
Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho does not expect Son Heung-min to play again this season and says the club's injury situation "couldn't be worse".
Barnier: UK can't have Canada trade deal with EU
18/02/2020 | news | politics | 7,686
The chief negotiator says the UK's "particular proximity" to the bloc rules out a similar agreement.
No visas for low-skilled workers, government says
18/02/2020 | news | politics | 7,269
Ministers urge firms to stop relying on "cheap labour", but critics warn of damage to the economy.
UK's cash system 'will collapse without new laws'
18/02/2020 | news | business | 748
British bank notes and coins could disappear much earlier than expected, campaigners warn.
Champions League: What to look out for in the knockout stages
18/02/2020 | sport | football | 171
The Champions League returns with the knockout stages, so will it finally be PSG's year? And can Erling Braut Haaland continue his goalscoring spree?
Queen's nephew the Earl of Snowdon to divorce
17/02/2020 | news | uk | 297
David Armstrong-Jones and his wife Serena are separating after 26 years, a spokesman says.
Chelsea 0-2 Man Utd: Martial and Maguire score for visitors
17/02/2020 | sport | football | 1,367
Manchester United are up to seventh in the Premier League after beating Chelsea 2-0 in another game in which the video assistant referee played a key role.
Tory MPs warn No 10 against conflict with BBC
17/02/2020 | news | politics | 3,347
No 10 is urged not to pick fight with broadcaster amid reports it wants it "massively pruned back".
Shoe Zone warns 100 stores could close
17/02/2020 | news | business | 204
Its chief executive has told the BBC that it will close shops if business rates do not change.
Laura Ashley appeals for funding as sales fall 10%
17/02/2020 | news | business | 148
The British retailer warns it will "consider all appropriate options" if it cannot raise the extra money.
Rescue plan 'considered' for virus cruise Britons
17/02/2020 | news | health | 739
The Foreign Office is contacting the 74 people trapped in Japan to ask if they want to fly home.
Further flooding as Storm Dennis damage continues
17/02/2020 | news | uk | 1,409
Fresh "danger to life" flood warnings are issued as the UK reels from damage caused by Storm Dennis.
France warns UK of bitter post-Brexit trade talks
17/02/2020 | news | politics | 4,913
The UK and EU will "rip each other apart" as they vie for advantage, France's foreign minister says.
Aston Villa 2-3 Tottenham Hotspur: Dean Smith bemoans 'farcical' VAR
16/02/2020 | sport | football | 1,003
Aston Villa manager Dean Smith says a "farcical VAR decision" contributed to Tottenham's last-gasp Premier League win at Villa Park on Sunday.
Arsenal 4-0 Newcastle: Gunners beat Magpies to end run of draws
16/02/2020 | sport | football | 473
Arsenal pick up just their seventh Premier League victory of the season with a quick-fire second-half double key to breaking Newcastle's resistance at Emirates Stadium.
Budget may be delayed, says cabinet minister
16/02/2020 | news | politics | 328
Grant Shapps says the new chancellor, Rishi Sunak, needs "a few days to decide on the date".
Norwich City 0-1 Liverpool: Unstoppable charge towards title continues
15/02/2020 | sport | football | 2,479
Liverpool's unstoppable charge towards their first top-flight title in 30 years is "outstanding", says Jurgen Klopp after Sadio Mane's goal gives them victory at Norwich.
Southampton 1-2 Burnley: Matej Vydra goal boosts Clarets' European hopes
15/02/2020 | sport | football | 174
Matej Vydra's superb goal boosts Burnley's hopes of playing in Europe for the second time in three years in their weather-affected Premier League win at Southampton.
Tesco told not to block rival supermarkets
14/02/2020 | news | business | 134
The UK competition authority tells Tesco to stop preventing other supermarkets from leasing nearby sites.
Mohamed Salah: Liverpool need more information about Olympics, says Jurgen Klopp
14/02/2020 | sport | football | 1,151
Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool need more information before making a decision about Mohamed Salah representing Egypt at the Olympics.
Pound boost for late winter holidaymakers
14/02/2020 | news | business | 150
Sterling is close to its highest level against the euro since the immediate aftermath of the EU referendum.
German economy barely grows at end of 2019
14/02/2020 | news | business | 309
According to new official figures, the German economy stagnated in the final three months of last year.
Scotland-NI bridge is £20bn 'vanity project'
14/02/2020 | news | uk | 744
Scotland's transport minister criticises Boris Johnson for not consulting Holyrood over the idea.
Hundreds warned over coronavirus after bus event
14/02/2020 | news | uk | 736
Two MPs cancel public engagements after attending a summit where an attendee was diagnosed with the illness.
RBS Group to change its name to NatWest
14/02/2020 | news | business | 370
New chief executive Alison Rose calls the bank's latest results the "start of a new era".
Focus on delivering, PM tells cabinet
14/02/2020 | news | politics | 6,306
Boris Johnson sets priorities for his top team, following Sajid Javid's shock resignation.
Facebook boss 'happy to pay more tax in Europe'
13/02/2020 | news | business | 232
Mark Zuckerberg says he understands the "frustration about how tech companies are taxed in Europe".
'End of contract' rules 'to save consumers money'
13/02/2020 | news | technology | 360
Internet, pay-TV and phone customers will now be offered the best deals when their contracts end.
Billie Eilish's Bond theme is dramatic and audacious
13/02/2020 | news | entertainment | 1,155
The verdict on the teenager's ballad for Daniel Craig's final outing as 007, which she released overnight.
Sajid Javid quits as chancellor
13/02/2020 | news | politics | 6,939
Rishi Sunak takes over at the Treasury, as his predecessor says he had "no option but to resign".
Julian Smith sacked as NI secretary
13/02/2020 | news | uk | 367
Mr Smith says that serving the people of Northern Ireland was "the greatest privilege".
British Gas owner hit by energy price cap
13/02/2020 | news | business | 64
Centrica shares sink 15% after the firm blames the cap on energy bills and falling gas prices for a £1bn loss.
Ford boss urges re-think on electric hybrid car ban
13/02/2020 | news | business | 166
Ford Europe boss Stuart Rowley says a possible ban from 2032 should be reconsidered.
Hakim Ziyech: Chelsea in advanced talks to sign Ajax winger for £38m
12/02/2020 | sport | football | 369
Chelsea are in advanced talks to sign Ajax winger Hakim Ziyech next summer, with a £38m deal likely to be announced in the coming days.
Cost of repairing Big Ben's tower rises by £18.6m
12/02/2020 | news | politics | 238
A survey of London's famous 177-year-old landmark revealed bomb damage, pollution and asbestos.
Cannabis goods ‘could be off the shelves in a year’
12/02/2020 | news | business | 699
Unapproved goods containing the cannabis extract will be pulled, says the Food Standards Agency.
Poundland sells 40,000 rings by Valentine's Day
12/02/2020 | news | business | 135
The retailer says its £1 engagement rings are a hit, as it taps growing demand for Valentine's Day goods.
Big names sacked in cabinet clear-out
12/02/2020 | news | politics | 1,039
Geoffrey Cox, Andrea Leadsom and Julian Smith are out as Boris Johnson begins cabinet reshuffle.
Petrol and diesel car ban 'could start in 12 years'
12/02/2020 | news | business | 3,335
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps tells the BBC a sales ban could be brought forward again.
UK's 2021 census 'could be the last'
11/02/2020 | news | uk | 845
The UK's national statistician hopes other data sources could replace the 200-year-old questionnaire.
Sturgeon and Gove make climate summit pledge
11/02/2020 | news | uk | 764
The politicians insist the Glasgow COP26 conference will not be derailed by "squabbles" between their governments.
Flood defences get 1% of infrastructure spending
11/02/2020 | news | uk | 188
Nearly £5bn is due to be spent on flood defences in England up until 2026, government figures show.
Carlaw wins Scottish Conservative leadership race
11/02/2020 | news | uk | 390
Jackson Carlaw had been the party's interim leader since Ruth Davidson quit the role in August.
Customers to get £30 for energy switching blunders
11/02/2020 | news | business | 93
Victims of switching mistakes will be paid automatically under a compensation scheme starting in May.
HS2 go-ahead 'controversial and difficult'
11/02/2020 | news | business | 2,848
The prime minister says he will appoint a full-time minister to oversee the project and "restore discipline".
UK economy saw zero growth at the end of 2019
11/02/2020 | news | business | 1,872
Growth in the services and construction sectors was offset by a "poor showing" from manufacturing.
Coronavirus: Nissan to shut factory in Japan
11/02/2020 | news | business | 36
The Japanese car maker shuts a factory for two days due to a shortage of parts from China.
Government considers ownership stake in Flybe
10/02/2020 | news | business | 88
Officials are in discussions with Europe to ensure a deal would not breach state aid rules.
Border delays 'could cause fresh food problems'
10/02/2020 | news | business | 3,198
Warning comes after Michael Gove tells firms to prepare for post-Brexit border checks from January.
Rory McIlroy: World number one return down to relentless consistency
10/02/2020 | sport | golf | 280
Some see Rory McIlroy as an underachiever, especially in majors, but relentless consistency has restored his status as golf's top dog, says Iain Carter.
Fianna Fáil largest party but Sinn Féin celebrate
10/02/2020 | news | world | 3,096
The final results of the Irish general election show Fianna Fáil on 38 seats, one ahead of Sinn Féin.
South Korean film Parasite makes Oscars history
10/02/2020 | news | entertainment | 1,270
Brad Pitt, Renee Zellweger and Joaquin Phoenix are among the other Academy Award winners.
Sheffield United: European football a realistic prize for Chris Wilder's side
09/02/2020 | sport | football | 420
Flying high in the Premier League after a 12-year top-flight absence, Sheffield United may well qualify for a major European competition for the first time.
Sheffield United 2-1 Bournemouth: Blades hit back to beat Cherries
09/02/2020 | sport | football | 435
Sheffield United move up to fifth in the Premier League after fighting back to earn a dramatic win over Bournemouth in blustery conditions at Bramall Lane.
Six Nations: England's win over Scotland was ugly yet beautiful
08/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 1,143
Ugly looks beautiful when you have just got your Six Nations title hopes back on track, says chief sports writer Tom Fordyce.
Scotland 6-13 England: Visitors reclaim Calcutta Cup and keep Six Nations title hopes alive
08/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 1,393
England win back the Calcutta Cup and keep their Six Nations title hopes alive with a turgid victory over Scotland in awful weather conditions.
Ireland 24-14 Wales: Hosts hand holders first defeat in nine Six Nations games
08/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 612
Ireland deliver a first Six Nations defeat in nine games to holders Wales by clinching a 24-14 victory in Dublin.
Fed Cup: Great Britain trail Slovakia 2-0 in qualifier as Watson & Dart beaten
07/02/2020 | sport | tennis | 109
Great Britain trail Slovakia 2-0 in their Fed Cup qualifier as a battling Harriet Dart loses in three sets to Viktoria Kuzmova.
How much? Six reasons why HS2 is so expensive
07/02/2020 | news | business | 908
The controversial high-speed rail project could potentially cost as much as £106bn.
Energy bills to fall for millions of households
07/02/2020 | news | business | 590
The energy regulator cuts the price cap by £17, a move that will affect about 15 million households.
Ireland v Wales: Six Nations trip will be Wayne Pivac's 'biggest test' of career
06/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 393
Wales coach Wayne Pivac says the Six Nations trip to Ireland in Dublin will be the biggest test of his career.
Uber sees path to profit despite $1.1bn loss
06/02/2020 | news | business | 70
Spending to expand its Uber Eats food delivery business impacted the firm's bottom line.
Johnson rebuked over universal credit jobs claim
06/02/2020 | news | uk | 411
The UK Statistics Authority says a 200,000 jobs boost claimed by the PM was only a prediction.
Poorer households may get help on energy bills
06/02/2020 | news | business | 123
The burden of paying for clean energy technology could be shifted to the tax payer.
Raab in Australia on Brexit trade mission
06/02/2020 | news | politics | 3,027
The foreign secretary says the UK will be a "force for good in the world" as he begins his Asia-Pacific trip.
Water bills set to fall by about £17 a year
05/02/2020 | news | business | 139
Regulator Ofwat had told water firms to invest more in improving services between 2020 and 2025.
Scotland v England in Six Nations: Courtney Lawes says senior players must 'step up'
05/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 397
England lock Courtney Lawes says the squad's experienced players need to help the team win "when the opposition has got your number".
Ministers back bill to cut school uniform costs
05/02/2020 | news | politics | 91
The new law, drafted by a Labour MP, would strengthen advice to schools to keep costs down.
Airline asks staff to take unpaid leave due to virus
05/02/2020 | news | business | 150
Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific wants staff to take three weeks leave to help cope with Coronavirus.
Christian Eriksen: I was the black sheep at Spurs
05/02/2020 | sport | football | 566
Christian Eriksen says he was "the black sheep" at Tottenham for being "very honest" over running his contract down at the club.
Liverpool 1-0 Shrewsbury: Own goal by Ro-Shaun Williams sends young Reds through
04/02/2020 | sport | football | 2,145
Liverpool's youngest-ever starting line-up overcomes Shrewsbury Town at Anfield to book an FA Cup fifth-round tie at Chelsea.
Lions tour 2021: Scottish Rugby bids to host match at Murrayfield
04/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 267
Scottish Rugby has made a bid for Murrayfield to host a British and Irish Lions match for the first time before the South Africa tour in 2021.
TV licence fee consultation opens
04/02/2020 | news | entertainment | 4,296
The culture secretary says the fee needs to remain "relevant" in a "changing media landscape".
Six Nations 2020: England's Manu Tuilagi to miss Scotland game
04/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 548
Centre Manu Tuilagi will miss England's Six Nations match with Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday with a groin strain.
Six Nations: Ireland's Robbie Henshaw and Peter O'Mahony to start against Wales
04/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 143
Peter O'Mahony and Robbie Henshaw return to Ireland's starting team as Andy Farrell makes two changes for Saturday's game against Wales.
Ikea announces first big UK store closure
04/02/2020 | news | business | 1,475
The Swedish furniture giant's Coventry branch will close this summer, putting 352 jobs at risk.
PM 'admitted he doesn't get climate change'
04/02/2020 | news | science | 2,049
Boris Johnson has failed to lead over the UK's hosting of a key climate summit, its former boss says.
Coronavirus and oil: Why crude has been hit hard
04/02/2020 | news | business | 93
The world's biggest oil producers are under pressure to cut output as crude prices slump.
Aviation 'not the enemy' in climate battle
03/02/2020 | news | business | 323
The Heathrow Airport boss says flying needs to be made more environmentally friendly rather than stopped.
BBC licence fee to rise by £3 in April
03/02/2020 | news | entertainment | 1,633
The cost of a television licence will increase from £154.50 to £157.50, from 1 April 2020.
Nearly one million miss tax return deadline
03/02/2020 | news | business | 647
Anyone with a genuine excuse for missing Friday night's cut-off can talk to HMRC to avoid fines.
Super Bowl 2020: Kansas City Chiefs pull off a sensational comeback to beat San Francisco 49ers
03/02/2020 | sport | other | 550
The Kansas City Chiefs pull off a sensational fourth-quarter comeback to beat the San Francisco 49ers 31-20 and win Super Bowl 54.
Chinese shares suffer biggest fall in four years
03/02/2020 | news | business | 160
The Shanghai index closes nearly 8% lower as investors weigh the impact of the outbreak.
PM: 'No need' for UK to follow EU rules on trade
03/02/2020 | news | uk | 10,094
But the EU's Michel Barnier offers a contrasting vision of negotiations, calling for a "level playing field".
Jose Mourinho criticises VAR despite Tottenham win against Manchester City
02/02/2020 | sport | football | 549
Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho criticises the video assistant referee despite his side beating 10-man Manchester City 2-0 on Sunday.
Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 Manchester City: Steven Bergwijn scores superb debut volley as Spurs win bad-t
02/02/2020 | sport | football | 1,644
Steven Bergwijn marks his debut with a superb volley as Tottenham win a bad-tempered Premier League affair against 10-man Manchester City to boost their top-four hopes.
'England defeat by France a tale of individual errors and confused tactics'
02/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 1,023
Coach Eddie Jones promised brutal physicality but mistakes and poor tactics led to a humbling England defeat in France, says Tom Fordyce.
France 24-17 England: England lose Six Nations opener in Paris
02/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 2,067
World Cup finalists England fall to a chastening defeat by a resurgent France as their Six Nations hopes wilt in the Parisian rain.
Burnley 0-0 Arsenal: Clarets miss chance to punish Gunners
02/02/2020 | sport | football | 439
Burnley waste the chance to punish Arsenal, who escape from Turf Moor with a point from a goalless draw.
Workers blame 'painful jobs' for pulling sickies
02/02/2020 | news | business | 115
Some 8.6 million people threw sick days last year blaming work culture and workloads, a survey suggests.
Australian Open: Novak Djokovic beats Dominic Thiem to win 17th Grand Slam
02/02/2020 | sport | tennis | 601
Novak Djokovic defends his Australian Open crown and wins a 17th Grand Slam by beating Dominic Thiem in a gripping five-set final.
Pep Guardiola: I'll be judged a failure at Man City without Champions League win
01/02/2020 | sport | football | 920
Pep Guardiola says his time at Manchester City will be regarded as a failure if he does not win the Champions League.
Six Nations 2020: Ireland win 19-12 against wasteful Scotland
01/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 678
Uninspired Ireland beat Scotland 19-12 in the Six Nations in Dublin as Stuart Hogg's knock-on over the line sums up Scotland's missed opportunity.
Bournemouth 2-1 Aston Villa: Cherries move out of relegation zone with win over Villa
01/02/2020 | sport | football | 208
Bournemouth lift themselves out of the Premier League relegation zone with a 2-1 win over fellow strugglers Aston Villa at the Vitality Stadium.
Liverpool 4-0 Southampton: Reds equal winning record at Anfield
01/02/2020 | sport | football | 2,358
Liverpool equal Manchester City's record of 20 consecutive wins at home in the Premier League with a 4-0 victory over Southampton at Anfield.
Crystal Palace 0-1 Sheffield United: Vicente Guaita own goal gifts Blades three points
01/02/2020 | sport | football | 116
Sheffield United move fifth in the Premier League as Vicente Guaita's remarkable own goal gifts the visitors all three points at Crystal Palace.
Six Nations 2020: Josh Adams hat-trick helps Wales thrash Italy
01/02/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 581
Champions Wales start the 2020 Six Nations with a comfortable 42-0 victory over Italy in Wayne Pivac's first Test match in charge.
Leicester City 2-2 Chelsea: Antonio Rudiger goals help Blues take point at King Power
01/02/2020 | sport | football | 193
Leicester and Chelsea play out an entertaining Premier League draw in a see-saw encounter at King Power Stadium.
Australian Open: Sofia Kenin beats Garbine Muguruza to win title
01/02/2020 | sport | tennis | 279
American Sofia Kenin wins a first Grand Slam title by beating Spain's Garbine Muguruza in three sets in the Australian Open final.
UK set for Brexit, as PM promises 'new dawn'
30/01/2020 | news | politics | 9,970
After 47 years as a member of the European project, the UK will leave the EU at 23:00 GMT.
Australian Open: Garbine Muguruza beats Simona Halep to reach final
30/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 150
Garbine Muguruza continues her recent revival by reaching the Australian Open final with a straight-set win over Romania's Simona Halep.
Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer to reach Australian Open final
30/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 471
Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in straight sets to reach the final of the Australian Open.
PG Tips could be sold as cuppa goes out of fashion
30/01/2020 | news | business | 1,484
Consumer goods giant Unilever says traditional tea sales are slowing as consumers change their habits.
Australian Open: Sofia Kenin beats Ashleigh Barty to make final
30/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 69
Sofia Kenin reaches her first Grand Slam final, beating top seed Ashleigh Barty in straight sets in the Australian Open semi-finals.
Australian Open: Alexander Zverev beats Stan Wawrinka to reach semis
30/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 47
Alexander Zverev is through to a Grand Slam semi-final for the first time after beating Stan Wawrinka in four sets at the Australian Open.
Wonga compensation 'an insult' to borrowers
29/01/2020 | news | business | 886
Claimants against the payday lender have been told they will receive little in compensation.
Javid backs HS2 ahead of crunch meeting
29/01/2020 | news | politics | 1,688
The chancellor is expected to tell Boris Johnson he supports the London to Birmingham rail link.
Tumble in UK car output 'a grave concern'
29/01/2020 | news | business | 435
A 14% fall in output last year underlines the urgency of an EU trade deal, says the industry's trade body.
Australian Open: Dominic Thiem stuns Rafael Nadal in four-set thriller
29/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 281
Top seed Rafael Nadal is out of the Australian Open after Austria's Dominic Thiem overpowers the Spaniard in Melbourne.
Rail firm Northern to be nationalised
29/01/2020 | news | uk | 2,085
The government is to take control of the troubled train operator after two years of passenger chaos.
Australian Open: Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic set for 50th meeting
29/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 104
Six-time champion Roger Federer meets seven-time champion Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals of the 2020 Australian Open.
UK house price growth 'at 14-month high'
29/01/2020 | news | business | 268
Prices rose by 1.9% compared with a year ago, but the Nationwide expects property values to be flat in 2020.
Ovo Energy to pay £8.9m for overcharging customers
29/01/2020 | news | business | 317
More than half a million of the firm's customers received energy bills that were inaccurate.
Aston Villa 2-1 Leicester City (Villa win 3-2 on aggregate): Villa into Carabao Cup final
28/01/2020 | sport | football | 646
Trezeguet's dramatic injury-time winner puts Aston Villa into the Carabao Cup final with victory over Leicester City.
European Parliament approves Brexit agreement
28/01/2020 | news | politics | 2,990
MEPs overwhelmingly back the terms of the UK's exit after an emotional debate in Brussels.
Wilder v Fury II: Briton has made mistake with training changes - Wilder
28/01/2020 | sport | boxing | 50
Deontay Wilder says Tyson Fury has made a mistake in making changes to his training setup going into their rematch.
Mrs Brown beats Gervais and Fleabag at the NTAs
28/01/2020 | news | entertainment | 609
The sitcom wins for a fifth year, while Ant and Dec, Jesy Nelson and Michael Palin are also honoured.
Six Nations: Caelan Doris to make Ireland debut against Scotland
28/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 135
Leinster number eight Caelan Doris will make his Ireland debut in Saturday's Six Nations opener against Scotland in Dublin.
Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Tennys Sandgren in quarter-finals
28/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 342
Roger Federer saves seven match points before beating unseeded American Tennys Sandgren in a sensational Australian Open quarter-final.
Will the Bank of England cut interest rates?
28/01/2020 | news | business | 175
Some think the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee will seek a cut on Thursday to help lift the economy.
Banks asked to explain 40% overdraft rates
28/01/2020 | news | business | 1,342
The City watchdog says most banks have set "very similar prices" under the new rules.
Sainsbury's pledges £1bn to cut emissions to zero
27/01/2020 | news | business | 108
The retailer says it can hit "net zero" by 2040 with action on food waste, packaging and water use.
Rafael Nadal beats Nick Kyrgios to reach Australian Open quarter-finals
27/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 187
Spanish top seed Rafael Nadal battles past rival Nick Kyrgios in a thrilling four-set match to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals.
Varadkar: EU will have stronger team in trade talks
27/01/2020 | news | politics | 6,272
The Irish PM says it will be "difficult" to reach a deal this year, but Boris Johnson is bullish.
Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool's first team will miss FA Cup replay v Shrewsbury
26/01/2020 | sport | football | 2,303
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp and his first-team players will not be involved in the FA Cup fourth-round replay against Shrewsbury Town, the Reds manager says.
Shrewsbury Town 2-2 Liverpool: Jason Cummings scores twice in fightback
26/01/2020 | sport | football | 1,435
Substitute Jason Cummings scores twice against Premier League leaders Liverpool as League One Shrewsbury Town earn an FA Cup fourth-round replay at Anfield.
Tranmere 0-6 Manchester United: Reds' fans voice anger during FA Cup win
26/01/2020 | sport | football | 1,007
Manchester United fans use a 6-0 FA Cup hammering of Tranmere at Prenton Park to voice their frustration with the club's owners and Ed Woodward.
Manchester City 4-0 Fulham: Holders cruise into FA Cup fifth round
26/01/2020 | sport | football | 287
Holders Manchester City cruise into the FA Cup fifth round with a dominant display against 10-man Fulham.
Australian Open: Roger Federer reaches quarter-finals with win over Marton Fucsovics
26/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 111
Six-time Australian Open champion Roger Federer comes from behind to beat Marton Fucsovics and reach the quarter-finals.
Coco Gauff knocked out of Australian Open by Sofia Kenin
26/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 86
Coco Gauff misses out on her first Grand Slam quarter-final as fellow American Sofia Kenin fights back to win in the Australian Open fourth round.
Billy Cooper, the Barmy Army's trumpet player, to retire
25/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 384
Billy Cooper, the Barmy Army's trumpet player, will retire after England's current tour of South Africa.
West Ham 0-1 West Brom: Dismal Hammers crash out of FA Cup
25/01/2020 | sport | football | 598
Slaven Bilic enjoys a winning return to London Stadium as a dismal West Ham performance sees them crash out of the FA Cup at the hands of his West Brom side.
Southampton 1-1 Tottenham: Boufal strikes late to earn Saints an FA Cup replay
25/01/2020 | sport | football | 241
Sofiane Boufal's late strike earns Southampton an FA Cup replay at Premier League rivals Tottenham after the two sides drew 1-1 at St Mary's.
Australian Open: Nick Kyrgios to face Rafael Nadal after win over Karen Khachanov
25/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 169
Nick Kyrgios will face top seed Rafael Nadal in the last 16 at the Australian Open after a five-set win over Karen Khachanov.
Australian Open: Rafael Nadal beats Pablo Carreno Busta in straight sets
25/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 63
Top seed Rafael Nadal cruises past Spanish compatriot Pablo Carreno Busta in straight sets to reach the Australian Open fourth round.
Australian Open: Ruthless Novak Djokovic through while Stefanos Tsitsipas crashes out
24/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 62
Novak Djokovic eases into round four of the Australian Open by beating Yoshihito Nishioka, while Stefanos Tsitsipas is knocked out by Milos Raonic.
Insurer apologises to mistaken Michaels
24/01/2020 | news | business | 106
Several thousand customers receive an apology from Aviva after they were all wrongly called Michael.
Australian Open: Roger Federer beats John Millman in final-set tie-break
24/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 143
Roger Federer survives a huge scare to beat unseeded Australian John Millman 10-8 in a final-set tie-break and reach the Australian Open fourth round.
Caroline Wozniacki career ends with loss to Ons Jabeur at Australian Open
24/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 51
Caroline Wozniacki says she is "very proud" of making her childhood dreams come true after an impressive career come to a close at the Australian Open.
Australian Open: Teenager Coco Gauff stuns defending champion Naomi Osaka
24/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 108
American teenager Coco Gauff stuns defending champion Naomi Osaka 6-3 6-4 to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open.
Brexit: EU leaders sign UK withdrawal deal
24/01/2020 | news | world | 3,608
The deal formally ending UK membership is signed by EU leaders in Brussels.
Rolls-Royce plans mini nuclear reactors by 2029
24/01/2020 | news | business | 940
The firm says it plans to build up to 15 of the mini reactors, which can be delivered by a lorry.
Serena Williams knocked out of Australian Open by Wang Qiang in third round
24/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 436
Serena Williams says she made "far too many errors to be a professional athlete" as she was knocked out in the Australian Open third round.
Wolves 1-2 Liverpool: Roberto Firmino scores late winner for leaders
23/01/2020 | sport | football | 1,975
Liverpool's march to the Premier League title continues as Roberto Firmino's late winner at Wolves takes them 16 points clear.
Six Nations: Scotland's Finn Russell will not face Ireland after 'protocol breach'
23/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 877
Influential fly-half Finn Russell will not play in Scotland's Six Nations opener against Ireland next Saturday after "a breach of team protocol", Scottish Rugby have confirmed.
Would the Greta generation play with these toys?
23/01/2020 | news | business | 134
More sustainable toys are coming on the market designed to appeal to planet-conscious consumers.
HS2 risks misjudged from the start, says watchdog
23/01/2020 | news | business | 539
No-one took full account of how complex the project was going to be, says the spending watchdog.
Morrisons axes 3,000 managers in shake-up
23/01/2020 | news | business | 858
But the supermarket says it will create 7,000 hourly-paid roles as part of a major restructuring.
Tesco to ditch plastic-wrap for multipack tins
23/01/2020 | news | business | 309
Supermarket giant says the change will remove 350 tonnes of plastic from the environment.
Jamie Vardy: Brendan Rodgers hopeful injury "not too serious"
22/01/2020 | sport | football | 112
Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers hopes striker Jamie Vardy's injury is "not too serious" after confirming it is "not his hamstring".
Tottenham 2-1 Norwich: Spurs are unlucky with injuries, says Jose Mourinho
22/01/2020 | sport | football | 323
Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho laments his side's bad luck with injuries after his side edged Norwich to claim their first Premier League win of 2020.
Manchester United 0-2 Burnley: Clarets shock United at Old Trafford
22/01/2020 | sport | football | 1,847
Manchester United are jeered by their own supporters as Burnley register their first ever Premier League win at Old Trafford.
Leicester 4-1 West Ham: Routine win for Foxes despite Jamie Vardy blow
22/01/2020 | sport | football | 287
Leicester return to winning ways against West Ham at King Power Stadium but lose the league's top scorer Jamie Vardy to injury in the first half.
UK has 'crossed Brexit finish line', says Johnson
22/01/2020 | news | politics | 3,125
The prime minister urges the UK to "move forwards as one" as legislation securing the EU exit passes.
Lloyds joins crowd with new 40% overdraft rates
22/01/2020 | news | business | 490
Customers will be charged "personalised" overdraft rates of up to 49.9% from April, but most will pay 39.9%.
Brexit bill clears final parliamentary hurdle
22/01/2020 | news | politics | 2,366
The legislation, which paves the way for the UK to leave the EU with a deal, now awaits royal assent.
'Failing' rail firm faces public ownership
22/01/2020 | news | uk | 294
The government reveals South Western Railway's franchise is "not sustainable in the long term".
Trade tensions rise as US threatens car tariffs
22/01/2020 | news | business | 2,020
The US has warned it could start taxing UK car exports if UK's tech tax goes ahead.
Nandy joins Starmer on Labour leadership ballot
22/01/2020 | news | politics | 1,428
The Wigan MP receives backing from Chinese for Labour, meaning she joins Sir Keir in the final round.
Dean Henderson: Could Blades keeper be England's Euros keeper?
22/01/2020 | sport | football | 240
Dean Henderson has been in great form for Sheffield United this season, but should he be in the running to be England's number one for Euro 2020?
Bournemouth 3-1 Brighton & Hove Albion: Cherries end six-game winless run
22/01/2020 | sport | football | 61
Bournemouth end their six-game winless run as they claim a valuable three points against fellow Premier League strugglers Brighton.
Sheffield United 0-1 Manchester City: Sergio Aguero comes off bench to score winner
22/01/2020 | sport | football | 569
Sergio Aguero scores his sixth goal in his last three games as Manchester City edge a gutsy Sheffield United at Bramall Lane.
Chelsea 2-2 Arsenal: Hector Bellerin earns Arsenal point in London derby
22/01/2020 | sport | football | 571
Arsenal overcome David Luiz's dismissal against his old club to twice come from behind against Chelsea in an eventful London derby.
UK told to 'hold fire' on April tech tax
21/01/2020 | news | business | 783
The OECD has said the UK should wait for a global agreement on taxing technology firms.
Crystal Palace 0-2 Southampton: Saints secure fourth successive away league win
21/01/2020 | sport | football | 135
Nathan Redmond and Stuart Armstrong both score as Southampton beat Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park to secure their fourth successive away win in the Premier League.
Aston Villa 2-1 Watford: Hosts fight back to earn dramatic win at Villa Park
21/01/2020 | sport | football | 135
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith says his players will have "a lot of belief" after they score a late winner to beat Watford and move out of the bottom three.
'Mental health issues can break lives'
21/01/2020 | news | business | 95
Antonio Horta-Osario has personal experience of how workplace stress can affect anyone.
Everton 2-2 Newcastle United: Magpies rescue late point at Goodison Park
21/01/2020 | sport | football | 473
Newcastle United score two late goals against Everton to rescue a point at Goodison Park in the Premier League.
Sturgeon: Wellbeing as important as economic growth
21/01/2020 | news | uk | 1,030
In a speech later, Ms Sturgeon will say Scotland is creating an economy where "collective wellbeing" is as fundamental as GDP.
Network Rail probe over 'poor performance'
21/01/2020 | news | uk | 402
The rail regulator says Network Rail's performance was not good enough in the north and central England.
More people triggering emergency alarms on trains
21/01/2020 | news | uk | 339
Crowded carriages and lack of help for disabled people would make some rail users press the button.
Facebook creates 1,000 new UK jobs
20/01/2020 | news | business | 162
The firm says the new roles will include adding to its team tackling harmful online content.
Government loses first votes since election
20/01/2020 | news | politics | 1,526
Ministers are defeated three times over Brexit legislation - on citizens' rights and court rulings.
Devolution politicians reject PM's Brexit bill
20/01/2020 | news | uk | 1,339
Welsh politicians refuse consent to Brexit bill after politicians in Scotland and NI did the same.
New UK housing 'dominated by roads'
20/01/2020 | news | science | 1,437
Roads are dominating new housing developments, a report says, despite more people wanting to drive less.
Lord Hall to step down as BBC's director general
20/01/2020 | news | entertainment | 1,753
After leading the corporation for seven years, Tony Hall is to become chair of the National Gallery.
Department store Beales falls into administration
20/01/2020 | news | business | 845
The collapse of the company, founded in 1881, puts more than 1,000 jobs at risk
Brexit: UK to decide on Gibraltar-EU travel deal
20/01/2020 | news | world | 512
Gibraltar considers joining the Schengen zone, but the UK government says it cannot decide alone.
Shopping centre owner seeks emergency cash
20/01/2020 | news | business | 162
Intu, owner of the Trafford Centre and Lakeside, asks investors for money to shore up finances.
More precious than gold: Why palladium is soaring
20/01/2020 | news | business | 201
The price of the precious metal palladium has hit a record high of $2,500 an ounce as demand rises.
HS2: Give me the facts, says Shapps
20/01/2020 | news | business | 2,011
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps faces a "massive decision" as a leaked report suggests the rail link could cost £106bn.
'Liverpool celebrations after beating Man Utd symbolic & moment of release'
19/01/2020 | sport | football | 1,266
Liverpool fans' celebrations at full-time against Manchester United carried greater conviction than they have for years, writes Phil McNulty.
Liverpool 2-0 Manchester United: Virgil van Dijk and Mohamed Salah goals secure win
19/01/2020 | sport | football | 2,620
Liverpool continue their charge for a first league title in 30 years by beating rivals Manchester United at Anfield.
Burnley 2-1 Leicester: Ashley Westwood scores stunner as Clarets end losing run
19/01/2020 | sport | football | 235
Sean Dyche delighted as Burnley react to "questions about their form" with victory against Leicester at Turf Moor.
Ministers 'looking into' relocating House of Lords
19/01/2020 | news | politics | 408
Moving the upper chamber could "reconnect" politics with voters, the Tory party chairman says.
Andy Murray injury: Bob Bryan says Briton has 'a lot of years left' as a player
19/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 33
Doubles legend Bob Bryan, who had the same career-saving hip surgery as Andy Murray, backs the Scot to continue competing at the highest level.
Newcastle 1-0 Chelsea: Isaac Hayden's injury-time winner stuns Blues
18/01/2020 | sport | football | 384
Newcastle show they have the appetite for a scrap in the bottom half of the table as Isaac Hayden's dramatic injury-time header earned a vital win against a dominant Chelsea.
Manchester City 2-2 Crystal Palace: Fernandinho scores late own goal
18/01/2020 | sport | football | 1,395
Manchester City's faint title hopes suffer another damaging blow as Fernandinho's late own goal earns Crystal Palace a point at Etihad Stadium.
Arsenal 1-1 Sheff Utd: John Fleck cancels out Gabriel Martinelli goal for draw
18/01/2020 | sport | football | 313
Sheffield United's outstanding first season back in the Premier League continues as John Fleck hit a late equaliser at Arsenal.
Brighton & Hove Albion 1-1 Aston Villa: Jack Grealish earns Villa a point
18/01/2020 | sport | football | 94
Dean Smith says Pepe Reina's "charisma" rubbed off on his Aston Villa players after they fight back from 1-0 down to claim a point at Brighton.
Norwich City 1-0 Bournemouth: Pukki penalty enough for Canaries
18/01/2020 | sport | football | 133
Bottom-of-the-table Norwich City end their nine-match winless run as Daniel Farke's side beat fellow strugglers Bournemouth.
West Ham 1-1 Everton: Dominic Calvert-Lewin tipped for England call after goal
18/01/2020 | sport | football | 144
Everton striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin is tipped for an England call-up after his goal helps the Toffees fight back to draw at West Ham.
Southampton 2-3 Wolves: Raul Jimenez scores twice to seal remarkable win
18/01/2020 | sport | football | 179
Mexican striker Raul Jimenez scores twice as Wolves magnificently came from 2-0 down to win at in-form Southampton.
Watford 0-0 Tottenham Hotspur: Gazzaniga saves Deeney penalty
18/01/2020 | sport | football | 417
Tottenham's Paulo Gazzaniga saves a Troy Deeney penalty but Watford extend their unbeaten run with a goalless draw at Vicarage Road.
Bruno Fernandes: Man Utd will not pay Sporting Lisbon's 80m euro asking price
18/01/2020 | sport | football | 498
Manchester United's proposed move for Sporting Lisbon's Bruno Fernandes is on hold because the clubs cannot agree a fee.
Christian Eriksen: Jose Mourinho reignites Antonio Conte feud
17/01/2020 | sport | football | 350
Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho reignites his feud with Inter Milan boss Antonio Conte for discussing Inter's interest in Christian Eriksen.
England in South Africa: Ollie Pope & Ben Stokes hit hundreds in third Test
17/01/2020 | sport | cricket | 399
Ollie Pope scores his first Test century and Ben Stokes 120 to put England in a dominant position on day two of the third Test against South Africa.
VAR: Premier League referees set to use pitchside monitors
17/01/2020 | sport | football | 341
Premier League referees are told to start using pitchside monitors for red card decisions where it is felt they should have the final say.
Retail sales fall sharply in December
17/01/2020 | news | business | 879
A fifth straight month without growth adds to pressure on the Bank of England to cut interest rates.
No automatic deportation for EU citizens, says No 10
17/01/2020 | news | politics | 1,824
So far more than 2.7 million EU citizens have applied for settled status after Brexit in the UK.
Flybe confirms it will get a tax and duty holiday
17/01/2020 | news | business | 231
But the struggling airline says the debt with tax authorities is far lower than reported.
Don't just blame 2019 campaign - Starmer
16/01/2020 | news | politics | 303
The leadership hopeful tells the BBC's Laura Kuenssberg he can restore trust in Labour as a "force for good".
UK pub numbers rise for the first time in a decade
16/01/2020 | news | business | 1,058
More venues opened in 2019 as more customers opted for food instead of just drinking alcohol.
'Grade inflation' in top degree grades stopping
16/01/2020 | news | education | 330
The sharp rise in first class degrees from universities has stalled after pressure from ministers.
EU reveals clues ahead of post-Brexit talks with UK
16/01/2020 | news | world | 3,056
Presentation slides published online give an insight into how the future relationship might pan out.
Australian Open 2020: Coco Gauff faces Venus Williams, Johanna Konta draws Ons Jabeur
16/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 89
Coco Gauff will again face Venus Williams in the first round of a Grand Slam after the pair were drawn together at the Australian Open.
Asda trials refills at 'sustainability store'
16/01/2020 | news | business | 657
Shoppers can fill their own containers at the store, as the supermarket tries to reduce plastic waste.
Finance package keeps NI in 'austerity trap'
16/01/2020 | news | uk | 276
The Westminster government is to give the NI Executive an extra £1bn to support the Stormont deal.
BDO darts: Champion Wayne Warren to receive lowest prize since 1989
15/01/2020 | sport | other | 585
World darts champion Wayne Warren says he is 'devastated' he will receive £23,000 for winning the BDO title, 77% less than the previous winner.
Soil at heart of farm grant revolution
15/01/2020 | news | science | 371
Soil protection will be a core issue as the Agriculture Bill returns to Parliament later.
Six Nations: Johnny Sexton to captain Ireland as Andy Farrell's reign begins
15/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 138
Johnny Sexton will succeed Rory Best as Ireland captain after being chosen to lead Andy Farrell's first squad.
Estate agents report 'uplift' in housing market
15/01/2020 | news | business | 138
Expectations of future sales have "risen sharply" according to property professionals.
Health secretary hints at end to A&E target
15/01/2020 | news | politics | 677
Matt Hancock tells BBC Radio 5 Live the government should be judged on "the right target".
NI ministers write to PM over Stormont deal
15/01/2020 | news | uk | 108
Arlene Foster and Michelle O'Neill write to the prime minister about Stormont's financial package.
Gedson Fernandes: Tottenham complete loan move for Benfica midfielder
15/01/2020 | sport | football | 534
Tottenham complete the 18-month loan signing of Benfica midfielder Gedson Fernandes.
Brexit day gathering in London gets go-ahead
15/01/2020 | news | politics | 2,126
Nigel Farage says the Parliament Square party on 31 January will mark a "big moment" in UK history.
Greggs picks Just Eat for home deliveries
15/01/2020 | news | business | 275
The High Street food giant chooses its delivery partner as the market for takeaways continues to grow.
Interest rate cut chances rise as inflation falls
15/01/2020 | news | business | 929
Speculation grows that UK interest rates will be cut after inflation slows in December.
Next phase of Labour leadership contest under way
15/01/2020 | news | politics | 423
Lisa Nandy wins the NUM's backing as the candidates seek endorsements from unions and local parties.
Backlash against Flybe's government rescue grows
15/01/2020 | news | business | 2,763
British Airways' owner IAG files a complaint to the EU arguing Flybe's rescue breaks state aid rules.
HS2 'threatens' natural habitats, report warns
15/01/2020 | news | uk | 226
Wildlife group says rare species could be wiped out by rail link and calls for a "greener" approach.
Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 Middlesbrough, FA Cup third-round replay
14/01/2020 | sport | football | 328
Tottenham gain a hard-fought victory over Championship side Middlesbrough in their FA Cup third-round replay.
Last decade confirmed as warmest on record
14/01/2020 | news | science | 2,347
Global data from three agencies also shows that 2019 was the second warmest year since 1850.
PM: Public can fund Big Ben bongs for Brexit day
14/01/2020 | news | politics | 1,727
Boris Johnson said it would cost £500,000 for the famous bell to chime, but crowdfunding is an option.
Santander latest bank to set 40% overdraft rate
14/01/2020 | news | business | 897
The move comes as the bank cuts the interest rate it pays on its flagship current account.
Johnson rejects Sturgeon's indyref2 demand
14/01/2020 | news | uk | 7,149
Boris Johnson confirms he will not agree to Nicola Sturgeon's request for a second independence referendum.
Australia fires: Dalila Jakupovic 'scared I would collapse' because of 'unhealthy' air quality
14/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 383
Dalila Jakupovic says she was "really scared" as she retired from her Australian Open qualifying match because of poor air quality in Melbourne.
Gambling on credit cards to be banned
14/01/2020 | news | business | 646
The ban, which starts on 14 April, comes after reviews of the industry by the commission and the government.
Barcelona sack Ernesto Valverde and appoint Quique Setien
13/01/2020 | sport | football | 238
Barcelona sack coach Ernesto Valverde and replace him with former Real Betis coach Quique Setien.
Health unions to consider £30m pay offer
13/01/2020 | news | uk | 376
However, unions express concern that the money is coming from Stormont instead of Westminster.
Government considers new funding for Flybe
13/01/2020 | news | business | 424
The prime minister says there is "no doubt" about the importance of regional airline Flybe.
Oscars 2020: Joker leads pack with 11 nominations
13/01/2020 | news | entertainment | 432
The comic book villain movie is up for best film, best director and best actor for Joaquin Phoenix.
Weak November weighs on UK growth
13/01/2020 | news | business | 741
Official statistics show the economy grew by just 0.1% in the three months to November.
Five Labour leadership hopefuls reach next round
13/01/2020 | news | politics | 4,105
Emily Thornberry gains enough support just before nominations close, but Clive Lewis withdraws.
Beales boss: 'Councils really don't care'
13/01/2020 | news | business | 727
The boss of struggling department store chain Beales says councils are failing to support the High Street.
James Hook: Ospreys and Wales back to retire at end of season
13/01/2020 | sport | rugbyunion | 176
Wales back James Hook will retire from rugby at the end of the season as he eyes coaching and becoming a children's author.
Aston Villa 1-6 Manchester City: Sergio Aguero becomes highest overseas scorer in Premier League his
12/01/2020 | sport | football | 1,302
Manchester City produce a devastating goalscoring performance to leave Aston Villa in the Premier League relegation zone.
Bournemouth 0-3 Watford: Hornets win to move out of relegation zone
12/01/2020 | sport | football | 312
Nigel Pearson says Watford's win at Bournemouth is "not a season-changing result" despite climbing out of the bottom three.
Stormont financial package 'falls way short'
12/01/2020 | news | uk | 1,769
Finance Minister Conor Murphy says government must live up to commitments made to Stormont parties.
Serena Williams wins Auckland Classic for first title in three years
12/01/2020 | sport | tennis | 585
Serena Williams claims her first title in three years and first since becoming a mother with victory over Jessica Pegula at the Auckland Classic.
Tottenham Hotspur 0-1 Liverpool: Roberto Firmino goal gives Reds win
11/01/2020 | sport | football | 2,088
Liverpool setting records in the best-ever start to a season in Europe's top-five leagues "doesn't feel special somehow", says boss Jurgen Klopp.
Manchester United 4-0 Norwich City: Marcus Rashford scores twice on 200th appearance
11/01/2020 | sport | football | 528
Marcus Rashford marks his 200th appearance for Manchester United with two goals as the hosts beat Norwich to go fifth.
Leicester 1-2 Southampton: Danny Ings scores late winner
11/01/2020 | sport | football | 404
Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl says his side "did not want revenge" for their 9-0 thrashing by Leicester in October after the Saints' win at King Power Stadium.
Crystal Palace 1-1 Arsenal: Jordan Ayew scores equaliser for hosts as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang sent
11/01/2020 | sport | football | 336
Jordan Ayew earns Crystal Palace a point at home to Arsenal, who have goalscorer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang sent off.
Sheffield United 1-0 West Ham United: Oli McBurnie's winner sends Blades fifth
10/01/2020 | sport | football | 781
Oli McBurnie scores the winner as Sheffield United beat West Ham to climb to fifth in the Premier League.
Leroy Sane: Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola not involved in decisions on winger's future
10/01/2020 | sport | football | 223
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he would be unable to prevent Leroy Sane leaving the club should the German winger wish to.
Harry Kane: Tottenham 'cannot play like we normally play' without striker - Jose Mourinho
10/01/2020 | sport | football | 810
No player can take the injured Harry Kane's place and Tottenham "cannot play like we normally play" without him, says manager Jose Mourinho.
UK nuclear weapons programme £1.3bn over budget
09/01/2020 | news | uk | 377
The MoD's "poor management" of the programme has resulted in growing costs and delays, a watchdog finds.
Long Bailey, Nandy and Phillips secure nominations
09/01/2020 | news | politics | 849
The Labour MPs join Sir Keir Starmer on the ballot paper in the race to replace Jeremy Corbyn.
Harry Kane: Tottenham striker will have surgery on hamstring and is out until April
09/01/2020 | sport | football | 830
Tottenham striker Harry Kane will have surgery on his left hamstring and is out until April at the earliest.
MPs give final backing to Brexit bill
09/01/2020 | news | politics | 2,570
The Withdrawal Agreement Bill will now pass to the House of Lords for further scrutiny next week.
Christmas retail winners and losers
09/01/2020 | news | business | 137
Some retailers had a cracking Christmas, while for some, 2019 was a bit of a turkey.
Banks told to stop short-changing loyal savers
09/01/2020 | news | business | 244
Millions of savers who leave money in the same account for years should get a better deal, the regulator says.
Twitter to test 'block all replies' function
09/01/2020 | news | business | 61
The move comes as social media firms come under pressure to tackle harassment on their sites.
Stormont talks 'at critical moment' say DUP
08/01/2020 | news | uk | 426
Sir Jeffrey Donaldson said the party was working towards a "fair and balanced" agreement.
Plastic packaging ban 'could harm environment'
08/01/2020 | news | science | 1,124
Stopping plastic packaging could lead to higher carbon alternatives, a Parliamentary report says.
UK's largest union backs Starmer for Labour leader
08/01/2020 | news | politics | 1,804
Unison says Sir Keir Starmer is best placed to unite the party and take it back into government.
Thousands of Greggs staff to get £300 bonus
08/01/2020 | news | business | 438
The bakery chain says its "now iconic" vegan sausage roll helped boost sales.
Sainsbury's blames toy sales for quiet Christmas
08/01/2020 | news | business | 261
The supermarket revealed that like-for-like sales were down 0.7% in the final 15 weeks of the year.
Full UK-EU trade deal 'impossible' by end of 2020
07/01/2020 | news | politics | 6,737
The EU Commission president says the sides must prioritise areas of agreement to meet talks deadline.
Corbyn won't endorse any leadership contenders
07/01/2020 | news | politics | 369
The Labour leader says he won't publicly back any of the six candidates hoping to succeed him.
Drivers 'may be feeling effects of oil price rise'
07/01/2020 | news | business | 691
Rising tensions between the US and Iran will drive prices higher at the pumps, the RAC says.
Pep Guardiola: Manchester City manager says he will never manage Manchester United
06/01/2020 | sport | football | 505
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he would never manage Manchester United or Real Madrid.
Energy customers hit with backdated bills
06/01/2020 | news | business | 326
Householders are getting billed extra for energy they used years ago, despite a ban on the practice.
Five crucial decisions facing Boris Johnson
06/01/2020 | news | politics | 732
The fate of HS2, Scotland and social care are some of the issues that could define the PM's tenure.
British stars enjoy golden night at Golden Globes
05/01/2020 | news | entertainment | 460
Sam Mendes and Olivia Colman win awards at an event where Australia's bushfires were often mentioned.
Liverpool 1-0 Everton, FA Cup third round: 'Sensationally good' Reds please Klopp
05/01/2020 | sport | football | 2,764
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says his team's performance was "sensationally good" as Curtis Jones' stunning winner earned the Reds an FA Cup victory over Everton.
Middlesbrough 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur, FA Cup third round
05/01/2020 | sport | football | 397
Jose Mourinho admits his Tottenham side were "in trouble" but praises their reaction as they come from behind to draw with Middlesbrough in the FA Cup.
New Labour leader to be announced on 4 April
05/01/2020 | news | politics | 4,287
The party's top body has agreed the timetable for the contest and who is eligible to vote.
Top bosses 'earn average salary within three days'
05/01/2020 | news | business | 1,303
The average wage of a FTSE 100 boss equated to more than £900 an hour, research suggests.
Wolves 0-0 Man Utd: Solskjaer & Nuno both keen on FA Cup penalty shootout solution
04/01/2020 | sport | football | 186
Managers Nuno Espirito Santo and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer say they would rather have had a penalty shootout than an FA Cup third-round replay after a 0-0 draw at Molineux.
Wolverhampton Wanderers 0-0 Manchester United, FA Cup third round
04/01/2020 | sport | football | 862
Wolves and Manchester United will meet again in an FA Cup third-round replay after playing out a goalless draw at Molineux.
Fulham 2-1 Aston Villa, FA Cup third round
04/01/2020 | sport | football | 72
Substitute Harry Arter scores moments after coming on to send Fulham into the fourth round of the FA Cup with victory over Aston Villa.
HS2 costs out of control, says review deputy chair
04/01/2020 | news | business | 426
Lord Berkeley says MPs were "misled" about the line's costs, which he says will be more than £108bn.
Jess Phillips joins Labour leadership race
03/01/2020 | news | politics | 4,016
The third MP to join the contest says Labour members are "ready to try something different".
Northern could lose rail franchise, says Shapps
02/01/2020 | news | business | 874
The transport secretary says he is "not prepared" to tolerate the firm's "unacceptable" performance.
Arsenal 2-0 Man Utd: Gunners secure first win under Mikel Arteta
01/01/2020 | sport | football | 919
Mikel Arteta earns his first win as Arsenal boss as the Gunners produce a powerful first-half performance to beat a lacklustre Manchester United.
Manchester City 2-1 Everton: Gabriel Jesus double sees off Toffees
01/01/2020 | sport | football | 686
Pep Guardiola says Manchester City will "never give up" after narrowing the gap on leaders Liverpool to 11 points with a 2-1 win over Everton.
West Ham 4-0 Bournemouth: Mark Noble scores two as David Moyes' reign gets off to perfect start
01/01/2020 | sport | football | 361
Mark Noble scores twice as David Moyes' West Ham beat Bournemouth 4-0 in emphatic performance.
Newcastle United 0-3 Leicester City: Foxes brush aside 10-man Newcastle
01/01/2020 | sport | football | 240
Leicester's impressive season continues with a dominant win at Newcastle and the potential in the Foxes "excites" manager Brendan Rodgers.
Watford 2-1 Wolverhampton Wanderers: Abdoulaye Doucoure 'so happy' after Hornets' win
01/01/2020 | sport | football | 124
Watford's remarkable revival under Nigel Pearson continues as they hang on with 10 men to beat Wolves and move a point from safety.
Southampton 1-0 Tottenham Hotspur: Brilliant Ings gives Saints narrow win
01/01/2020 | sport | football | 553
A brilliant goal from Danny Ings gives Southampton a narrow but deserved win over Jose Mourinho's Tottenham at St Mary's.
Brighton 1-1 Chelsea: Jahanbakhsh's stunning effort earns Seagulls point
01/01/2020 | sport | football | 234
Alireza Jahanbakhsh says he has started 2020 "in the best way possible" after his spectacular overhead kick earns Brighton an unlikely point against Chelsea.
Manchester City must 'work harder, play better and pray' to close gap on Liverpool, says boss Pep Gu
01/01/2020 | sport | football | 683
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says his side must "work harder, play better, and pray" if they are to close the gap on Premier League leaders Liverpool.
PDC World Championship: Gerwyn Price apologises for spat with Peter Wright
31/12/2019 | sport | other | 799
Beaten semi-finalist Gerwyn Price apologises for his Twitter reaction to a stormy PDC World Championship loss to Peter Wright.
January transfer window 2020: Who could be on the move?
30/12/2019 | sport | football | 969
With clubs likely to be on the hunt for a bargain or big-money signing, BBC Sport takes a look at players who could move in January.
David Moyes: West Ham appoint former boss for second spell
30/12/2019 | sport | football | 1,192
David Moyes is appointed West Ham manager and will return for a second spell at the club.
Liverpool 1-0 Wolves: Sadio Mane scores winner to send Reds 13 points clear
29/12/2019 | sport | football | 3,226
Liverpool take another step towards the Premier League title with a hard-fought win over Wolves in yet another match embroiled in VAR controversy.
Arsenal 1-2 Chelsea: Mikel Arteta loses first home game as Gunners boss
29/12/2019 | sport | football | 798
Chelsea score two late goals to secure a stunning London derby win at Arsenal in Mikel Arteta's first home game as Gunners boss.
Manuel Pellegrini: How West Ham faith dwindled - and could David Moyes return?
29/12/2019 | sport | football | 460
BBC Sport's Simon Stone looks at where it wrong for Manuel Pellegrini at West Ham and who the Hammers could turn to now.
Manuel Pellegrini: West Ham sack manager after defeat by Leicester
28/12/2019 | sport | football | 1,069
West Ham sack manager Manuel Pellegrini after a 2-1 loss at home to Leicester City left them 17th in the Premier League.
Burnley 0-2 Manchester United: Red Devils up to fifth with victory
28/12/2019 | sport | football | 739
Manchester United move a point behind fourth-placed Chelsea in the Premier League table thanks to victory against Burnley at Turf Moor.
Norwich City 2-2 Tottenham: Harry Kane penalty earns Spurs a point
28/12/2019 | sport | football | 670
Harry Kane scores a late penalty to earn Tottenham a point at Carrow Road and deny Norwich a first Premier League win in seven matches.
Watford 3-0 Aston Villa: Troy Deeney scores twice as Villa are beaten
28/12/2019 | sport | football | 344
Watford move to within three points of safety after Troy Deeney scores twice to help ensure Aston Villa start 2020 in the relegation zone.
'Liverpool thrash Leicester to confirm long wait for title is coming to an end'
26/12/2019 | sport | football | 1,600
Liverpool erase any lingering doubts about their status as champions-elect with a clinical destruction of Leicester, says Phil McNulty.
Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool 'don't feel, think or mention' Premier League title
26/12/2019 | sport | football | 268
Liverpool do not "feel, think about or mention" the Premier League title, despite opening up a 13-point lead at the top, says manager Jurgen Klopp.
Leicester City 0-4 Liverpool: League leaders crush nearest rivals
26/12/2019 | sport | football | 1,671
Liverpool move 13 points clear at the top of the Premier League table, with a game in hand, after a dominant victory at second-placed Leicester.
Manchester United 4-1 Newcastle United: Anthony Martial stars in thumping win
26/12/2019 | sport | football | 541
Anthony Martial scores twice as Manchester United come from behind to hammer Newcastle United and move four points off a Champions League place.
Aston Villa 1-0 Norwich City: Conor Hourihane grabs winner
26/12/2019 | sport | football | 111
Conor Hourihane comes off the bench to score the only goal against fellow strugglers Norwich and give Aston Villa their first league win in six.
Chelsea 0-2 Southampton: Saints claim vital win at Stamford Bridge
26/12/2019 | sport | football | 423
Chelsea lose consecutive home league games for the first time since 2011 as Southampton deservedly win at Stamford Bridge.
Crystal Palace 2-1 West Ham: Jordan Ayew nets brilliant late winner to beat Hammers
26/12/2019 | sport | football | 132
Jordan Ayew scores a sensational 90th-minute winner to help Crystal Palace come from behind and beat West Ham at Selhurst Park.
Bournemouth 1-1 Arsenal: Gunners come from behind to draw in Mikel Arteta's first match
26/12/2019 | sport | football | 294
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scores his 12th Premier League goal of the season as Arsenal come from behind to draw at Bournemouth in Mikel Arteta's first match in charge.
Everton 1-0 Burnley: Carlo Ancelotti starts Toffees tenure with win
26/12/2019 | sport | football | 206
Carlo Ancelotti makes a winning start as Everton manager as his side edge past Burnley at a packed and passionate Goodison Park.
Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 Brighton & Hove Albion: Harry Kane and Dele Alli goals complete turnaround for
26/12/2019 | sport | football | 316
Tottenham renew their pursuit of a place in the Premier League top four as they come from behind to beat Brighton in north London.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: Liverpool midfielder has ankle ligament damage
24/12/2019 | sport | football | 766
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will miss at least the next two games with ankle ligament damage.
Boxing review of 2019: Joshua, Ruiz, Wilder, Inoue and Taylor light up year
24/12/2019 | sport | boxing | 179
Fighter of the year, round of the year and contest of the year are all up for debate as Mike Costello and Steve Bunce discuss 2019.
Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Solheim Cup success - what we learned in 2019
23/12/2019 | sport | golf | 72
Tiger Woods made a major statement and Europe's Solheim Cup success was sensational, but Rory McIlroy's major malaise needs addressing, writes Iain Carter in his 2019 review.
Premier League's iconic player of the decade - how you voted
23/12/2019 | sport | football | 935
As the 2010s come to an end, we asked you to pick your iconic player of the decade. And there is a clear winner...
Watford 2-0 Manchester United: David de Gea error and Troy Deeney penalty lift Hornets' hopes of avo
22/12/2019 | sport | football | 2,199
Watford boost their hopes of avoiding relegation with only their second Premier League win this term against a disappointing Manchester United.
Everton: Carlo Ancelotti targets Champions League football
22/12/2019 | sport | football | 620
Carlo Ancelotti targets Champions League qualification and bringing silverware to Everton after taking over as the club's manager.
MPs back Johnson's plan to leave EU on 31 January
20/12/2019 | news | politics | 8,400
The PM says Brexit is "one step closer" after MPs back his EU withdrawal bill by a majority of 124.
Paul Pogba: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Man Utd midfielder 'not being sold in January'
20/12/2019 | sport | football | 458
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Paul Pogba "is not being sold in January" and also denied he was meeting Red Bull Salzburg striker Erling Haaland on Friday.
Mikel Arteta: Arsenal appoint ex-captain as head coach
20/12/2019 | sport | football | 864
Arsenal appoint their former captain Mikel Arteta as head coach on a contract until the summer of 2023.
Armed forces 'must cut cloth to match ambition'
20/12/2019 | news | politics | 332
Defence Secretary Ben Wallace says he has had a meeting in No 10 to discuss ways to improve spending.
MPs voting on Johnson's Brexit bill
19/12/2019 | news | politics | 3,091
The PM says the legislation, enabling Brexit to happen on 31 January, will allow the UK to "move forward".
Cristiano Ronaldo: Juventus forward defies gravity with jump
19/12/2019 | sport | football | 263
Cristiano Ronaldo produces a gravity defying leap as he scores a towering header against Sampdoria.
Government to shut Brexit department on 31 January
19/12/2019 | news | politics | 306
The closing of the government department coincides with the deadline for the UK to leave the EU.
Greig Laidlaw is third Scotland player to announce international retirement after World Cup
19/12/2019 | sport | rugbyunion | 318
Scotland captain Greig Laidlaw announces his retirement from international rugby after 76 caps.
Bank of England keeps interest rates on hold
19/12/2019 | news | business | 160
Rates could be cut if global growth does not recover or Brexit uncertainty persists, the Bank indicates.
Retail sales fall sharply in November
19/12/2019 | news | business | 219
Shoppers continued to keep a tight grip on spending amid uncertainty about Brexit and the election.
English football's moment of the decade: Your winner revealed
19/12/2019 | sport | football | 1,267
As we come to the end of the decade, you have voted for your moment of the 2010s in English football and here are the results.
Premier League team of the decade: Who makes yours?
19/12/2019 | sport | football | 620
As 2019 comes to an end, you have picked your Premier League team of the decade from a shortlist drawn up by BBC Sport.
Nicola Sturgeon calls for powers to hold indyref2
18/12/2019 | news | uk | 6,002
Scotland's first minister calls on UK government to negotiate the transfer of power to allow another independence referendum.
Johnson hails 'radical' Queen's Speech
18/12/2019 | news | politics | 6,537
Seven Brexit-focused bills and plans for extra NHS funding are unveiled in the Queen's Speech.
Brexit bill to give new powers to British judges
18/12/2019 | news | politics | 928
More British judges should be able to depart from previous EU court rulings, Downing Street says.
Thornberry enters Labour leadership race
18/12/2019 | news | politics | 6,259
The shadow foreign secretary tells the BBC she can win the contest "from the heart of the party".
Vauxhall union seeks guarantees over car merger
18/12/2019 | news | business | 185
A planned merger of Fiat Chrysler and Vauxhall-owner PSA Group raises concerns about the UK operation.
Premier League stats of the decade: Most points, goals and money spent
18/12/2019 | sport | football | 265
Who played the most games, who scored the most goals and how much money was spent? It's our Premier League stats of the 2010s.
Aston Villa 5-0 Liverpool: Dean Smith's side overwhelm young Liverpool side
17/12/2019 | sport | football | 1,469
Aston Villa overwhelm Liverpool's youngest-ever starting line-up 5-0 at Villa Park to cruise into the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup.
Corbyn's 'comic indecision' on Brexit - Blair
17/12/2019 | news | politics | 2,496
Former prime minister Tony Blair says Labour "let our country down" at the general election.
Climate watchdog urges PM to get back on track
17/12/2019 | news | politics | 473
The comments from the UK's official climate come ahead of a global climate conference in Glasgow.
Anthony Joshua: Tyson Fury welcomes sparring offer for Deontay Wilder bout
17/12/2019 | sport | boxing | 253
Tyson Fury says he would "love" to spar with fellow Briton Anthony Joshua in the build-up to his rematch with Deontay Wilder.
UK unemployment falls to lowest level since 1975
17/12/2019 | news | business | 877
Employment rises to all-time high, while wage growth slows less sharply from August to October.
Wetherspoons hit by pigs in blankets shortage
17/12/2019 | news | business | 390
The problem in its pubs follows meat industry warnings that the treats may be in short supply.
Brexit bill to rule out extension
17/12/2019 | news | politics | 9,844
The move comes as MPs gather for the first sitting of the new Parliament after the general election.
Carlo Ancelotti is Everton's first choice to be new manager
16/12/2019 | sport | football | 747
Carlo Ancelotti is Everton's first choice to be their new manager with the Toffees set to intensify their attempts to secure a deal for the Italian.
Thornberry 'warned Labour over Brexit neutrality'
16/12/2019 | news | politics | 1,652
The shadow foreign secretary told the BBC in September a pro-Remain stance would help its election chances.
Investors may pay for short-notice withdrawals
16/12/2019 | news | business | 169
Banking regulators are proposing changes after the suspensions of the Woodford and M&G property funds.
Many at risk of flu this Christmas, experts say
16/12/2019 | news | health | 273
They predict a peak in cases and want people to get immunised now, before visiting friends and family.
Arsenal: Freddie Ljungberg has flatlined and lifeless Gunners are heading south
15/12/2019 | sport | cricket | 607
One shot on target, six home games without a win - Arsenal are rudderless and in need of drastic action, says Phil McNulty.
Arsenal 0-3 Manchester City: Kevin de Bruyne scores twice as City outclass Arsenal
15/12/2019 | sport | football | 691
Kevin de Bruyne scores twice and sets up another for Raheem Sterling as Manchester City produce a masterful display to beat Arsenal.
Wolves 1-2 Tottenham: Late Jan Vertonghen goal seals win for Jose Mourinho's side
15/12/2019 | sport | football | 394
Jan Vertonghen scores a dramatic late winner as Tottenham end Wolves' 11-match unbeaten Premier League run to narrow the gap on the top four with victory at Molineux.
Johnson to welcome new MPs to Westminster
15/12/2019 | news | politics | 2,971
A priority will be a vote on the EU withdrawal bill that the PM wants to bring back before Christmas.
Man United 1-1 Everton: Mason Greenwood secures draw for Red Devils at Old Trafford
15/12/2019 | sport | football | 884
Mason Greenwood's equaliser salvages a draw for Man United against Everton to extend the Reds' unbeaten Premier League run to six games.
'Now is the moment' to restore devolution
15/12/2019 | news | uk | 613
The Northern Ireland secretary met the leaders of the five biggest parties at Stormont on Monday.
Sturgeon: Scotland 'cannot be imprisoned' in UK
15/12/2019 | news | politics | 960
The Scottish first minister tells the BBC that if the union is to continue, "it can only be by consent".
Southampton 0-1 West Ham: Sebastien Haller settles relegation clash
14/12/2019 | sport | football | 117
West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini says he "never lost trust in what we do" after a deserved win at relegation rivals Southampton which could ease some pressure on him.
Burnley 1-0 Newcastle United: Chris Wood heads winner for Clarets
14/12/2019 | sport | football | 153
Steve Bruce and Sean Dyche question the appointment of referee Tim Robinson in Burnley's 1-0 win over Newcastle at Turf Moor.