• 18 January 2019 Image copyright Doncaster Plant Works ABC Image caption Tom Bell was described as an "outstanding boxer" by a local coach A 21-year-old boxer has been killed in a shooting at a pub.Tom Bell was shot at the Maple Tree in Woodfield Way, Doncaster, on Thursday evening and died after being taken to hospital.James Harrington, his coach as a professional, said: "Tom had his full life...

  • 18 January 2019 Related TopicsRotherham child abuse scandal Image caption Arif Ansari checked his reporter's script before it was broadcast, the court has heard BBC Asian Network's head of news has been found not guilty over the naming of a sexual abuse victim in a live radio broadcast.Arif Ansari checked and approved a reporter's script which named the woman, believing it was a...

  • 18 January 2019 Image copyright PA Image caption Julia Sawalha, Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley after the service Dame June Whitfield's funeral has been held in West Sussex, with many of her friends and co-stars in attendance.Absolutely Fabulous actress Jennifer Saunders was among them, as was Joanna Lumley, who said the service was "touching beyond words".Julia Sawalha, who also acted with...

  • 18 January 2019 comments Related TopicsBrexit Image copyright Reuters The UK has yet to finalise agreements to replace existing free trade deals the EU has with 40 big economies if there is a no-deal Brexit.International Trade Secretary Liam Fox said he "hoped" they would but it depended on whether other countries were "willing to put the work in".He said more deals were coming, after signing...

  • 18 January 2019 Image copyright Family handout Image caption The court has heard Alfie Lamb cried out "mummy" when a car seat was pushed back into him A three-year-old boy who was crushed by a car seat had trauma injuries similar to those of a victim in a car crash, a court has heard.Alfie Lamb died after his mother's boyfriend allegedly reversed his seat into him during a car journey in 2018.A...

  • 18 January 2019 comments Related TopicsBrexit Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionNigel Farage 'looking for new party'Nigel Farage says he is ready to fight the European elections in May if Brexit is delayed.The former UKIP leader, who quit his party in December, said he was seeking "the right political vehicle".As things stand, the European Parliament is axing most of the...

  • Lloyds, Halifax and Bank of Scotland customers face payments problems 18 January 2019 Image copyright Getty Images Hundreds of thousands of Lloyds, Halifax and Bank of Scotland customers were unable to make payments from their online accounts today. Some have been facing the frustration of not being able to pay and transfer money online.Others were not able to confirm whether funds were arriving...

  • 18 January 2019 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionInterview with so-called 'IS Beatles' duoThe mother of one of four suspected Islamic State fighters has lost a legal challenge against the UK's sharing of evidence with the US without seeking assurances he would not be executed. El Shafee Elsheikh is accused of belonging to an IS cell which is thought to have beheaded...

  • 18 January 2019 Related TopicsLeicester explosion Image copyright Leicestershire Police Image caption Arkan Ali (left), Hawkar Hassan (centre) and Aram Kurd were found guilty of murder and conspiracy to commit fraud Three men who murdered five people when they blew up a shop in a £300,000 insurance scam have been jailed for life.Aram Kurd, Hawkar Hassan and Arkan Ali caused the explosion...

  • Prince Philip: Sandringham crash led to car 'tumbling' across road 18 January 2019 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWitness Roy Warne: "There was a huge collision"The man who helped free the Duke of Edinburgh from his Land Rover after his crash has described how he saw the vehicle "careering" across the road. Prince Philip, 97, was unhurt but visited hospital on Friday...

  • 17 January 2019 Image caption Arif Ansari checked his reporter's script before it was broadcast, the court heard BBC Asian Network's head of news has gone on trial over the naming of a victim of sexual abuse in a live radio broadcast, a charge he denies.Victims of sexual offences are given lifetime anonymity by law.The reporter who used the victim's name said he thought it was a pseudonym - and...

  • 17 January 2019 Image copyright Daniel Diack Image caption The conditions caused queues in areas including Portlethen Snow and ice have been causing difficult driving conditions across the north east of Scotland.A woman was taken to hospital after an unoccupied car slid into her in Quarry Road in the Aberdeen suburb of Cults.Collisions and breakdowns have also closed the A920 at Huntly and the...

  • 17 January 2019 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Andy Anokye is a rapper with the grime collective called Boy Better Know A grime rapper accused of torturing and raping four women "is not some sort of monster", a court has heard.Andy Anokye, whose stage name is Solo 45, is accused of sexually abusing his victims over a two-year period.Bristol Crown Court heard the 31-year-old "wholly...

  • 17 January 2019 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Britain's Got Talent will be broadcast on ITV later this year Ant McPartlin is to return to work with presenting partner Dec on Friday 18 January after taking time off to go to rehab. The pair will be reunited at auditions for Britain's Got Talent at the London Palladium.Ant pulled out of hosting Saturday Night Takeaway in March after he...

  • 17 January 2019 Image copyright Greater Manchester Police Image caption Mark Fellows was nicknamed "The Iceman" A gangland hitman who gunned down a crime boss known as "Mr Big" has been given a whole-life sentence.Nicknamed "The Iceman", Mark Fellows, 38, shot notorious crime figure Paul Massey, 55, with an Uzi sub-machine gun outside his Salford home in July 2015.Mob "fixer" John Kinsella, 53,...

  • Nuclear plant in Anglesey suspended by Hitachi 17 January 2019 Related TopicsWylfa nuclear power Image copyright Horizon Nuclear Hitachi has said it will suspend work on a multi-billion-pound UK nuclear project because of rising costs.The decision puts thousands of jobs at risk if the £13bn plant at Wylfa Newydd in Anglesey, north Wales, is scrapped.The Japanese firm had been in talks with...

  • 17 January 2019 Related TopicsShoreham Airshow crash trial Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJurors were shown two clips of the fatal crashJurors have been shown footage of a fatal jet crash at the Shoreham Airshow in which 11 men died.Andy Hill's Hunter Hawker jet hit the ground and exploded after he attempted a manoeuvre known as the bent loop, the Old Bailey has...

  • 17 January 2019 Image copyright BTP Image caption The London Ambulance Service was called to Warren Street Station A medical student who helped deliver a baby at a central London Tube station said it was a panicked situation.Hamzah Selim, 21, was on his way home from an anatomy lecture when he heard a woman screaming at Warren Street Station on Tuesday afternoon.The first-year medic rushed to...

  • 17 January 2019 comments Related TopicsBrexit Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTheresa May has called on MPs to "work constructively together" to find a way forwardTheresa May has urged Jeremy Corbyn to discuss his Brexit plans with her, after he said he would not take part in talks until "no deal" was ruled out.In a letter to the Labour leader, the PM wrote that ruling...

  • 17 January 2019 Image copyright KL.FM 96.7 The Duke of Edinburgh has been involved in a car crash while driving near the Queen's Sandringham estate, Buckingham Palace has said.Prince Philip, 97, was not injured in the accident, which happened as he drove a Land Rover out of a driveway onto the A149 shortly before 15:00 GMT.The other car involved was a Kia. Two women in it needed hospital...