Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:07:41 GMT
Five men who died in the sea at Camber Sands on the hottest day of the year were on a day trip from London, police say.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:00:52 GMT
The first almost complete skeleton of a dodo to come up for sale in nearly 100 years is expected to fetch a six-figure sum at auction.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:44:12 GMT
A breastfeeding mother says she was asked to "cover up" and feed her nine-week-old son in a pub's disabled toilet.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:55:04 GMT
Six migrants who were trying to reach the Kent coast in a small boat are rescued from a sandbank in the English Channel.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:06:31 GMT
A healthcare assistant diagnosed patients and undertook internal examinations without being qualified to do so at a surgery, a report reveals.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:59:01 GMT
Oxford Dictionaries begins a global online search to find the least favourite word in the English language, with 'moist' topping the poll of 10,000 submissions so far.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:53:54 GMT
A folk festival has banned Morris dancers in black face make-up after receiving complaints they could cause racial offence.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:38:28 GMT
Children's accident and emergency services at a scandal-hit hospital are suspended after senior staff said it was "not clinically safe".
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:55:31 GMT
Serial killer Peter Sutcliffe - known as the Yorkshire Ripper - is transferred to prison after more than 30 years in Broadmoor psychiatric hospital.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:28:38 GMT
A "severe" fire rips through the thatched roof of a Black Country restaurant.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:56:00 GMT
Greater Manchester Police failed to record over 38,000 reported crimes each year, a report estimates.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:03:53 GMT
A 29-year-old Frenchman is charged with the murder of 21-year-old British backpacker Mia Ayliffe-Chung at a hostel in Australia.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:35:41 GMT
A week-long fire at a waste disposal site is causing nausea and headaches, nearby residents say.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:24:55 GMT
Sadiq Khan calls for greater ties between London and Paris as he arrives in the French capital for his first official foreign trip as mayor.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:18:12 GMT
CCTV images are released of Ricardo Hunter, who was found shot dead at a private pool party as police appeal for more information from party-goers.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 22:58:26 GMT
Amy Johnson the first woman pilot to fly solo from Britain to Australia is brought back to life in virtual reality form.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 10:34:12 GMT
A group of some of influential investors are urging Sports Direct to overhaul the way it is run after illegal working practices were exposed.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 09:30:52 GMT
A British woman has been stabbed to death during an attack at a hostel in Australia.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:06:13 GMT
The family of a British backpacker stabbed to death in Australia have paid tribute to an "amazing young woman with an adventurous spirit".
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 05:14:10 GMT
BBC News visits an annual bus competition designed to test handling and fuel efficiency, which helps a UK bus group choose the next generation of vehicles.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:02:59 GMT
In September 1960, Margaret Maughan won Great Britain's first ever Paralympics medal.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 11:40:02 GMT
A 'life-like' augmented reality image of Liverpool manager Bill Shankly is unveiled at a hotel.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:23:18 GMT
The poet and broadcaster Pam Ayres has written a specially-commissioned piece to mark the return of Team GB from the Rio Olympics.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:42:10 GMT
A 200-year-old aqueduct that has undergone extensive repairs has been filmed from the air, offering a fresh look at the engineering ingenuity behind a historic canal network.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:04:17 GMT
The publisher of cult comic 2000 AD announces it has bought Roy of the Rovers and dozens of other out-of-print 1970s and 1980s titles.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:02:27 GMT
An 11-year-old boy achieves an A* grade in GCSE maths - five years ahead of his peers
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:45:21 GMT
One hundred years ago an arm of the Royal Navy was formed to run "suicide missions" against the German naval forces.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 12:37:23 GMT
As a "devoted" husband is sentenced to six years in prison for shooting his 81-year-old wife dead in her care home, BBC News looks at the couple's struggles with mental health issues.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:33:35 GMT
Showcasing the best images sent to us from around England.
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:56:58 GMT
Bronze-winning gymnast Amy Tinkler is given the welcome home of a sporting hero.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:36:51 GMT
Twelve people have died in less than a week following a series of incidents around the UK and Channel Islands coastline - so how can people stay safe at the coast?
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 22:30:12 GMT
Leicester City will find out who their first ever Champions League opponents will be when the draw for the group stage takes place on Thursday.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:40:43 GMT
Chris Hill will lead Warrington Wolves in a Challenge Cup final, but spends his spare time fixing bathrooms and kitchens.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:09:28 GMT
Britain's Tara Moore and Laura Robson reach the second round of qualifying for the US Open.