BBC News - England

Medics sent 'meningitis' death girl home

Wed, 25 May 2016 13:37:09 GMT

A schoolgirl who died from suspected meningitis was discharged from hospital just 48 hours before her death.

Bridge collapse bus driver saves pupils

Wed, 25 May 2016 13:01:08 GMT

A minibus driver describes how he saved 11 pupils by reversing off a bridge moments before it crumbled.

Tights firm blames BHS woe for collapse

Wed, 25 May 2016 19:15:24 GMT

A clothing firm which supplied BHS has gone out of business, blaming the collapse of the high street store.

Missing man case now a murder inquiry

Wed, 25 May 2016 10:25:29 GMT

The disappearance of man last seen a year ago is now being treated as a murder case, it has emerged.

Camp boss 'had naked child photos'

Wed, 25 May 2016 15:31:09 GMT

Naked photos of three and four-year-old girls were found on the mobile phone of one of the owners of a children's summer camp, a court hears.

Trams suspended by wrong-way driver

Wed, 25 May 2016 21:13:39 GMT

Trams are suspended in Greater Manchester after a car gets stuck on a line and another car collides with a tram.

Ellie mother 'too devoted to partner'

Wed, 25 May 2016 14:29:58 GMT

The mother of a six-year-old girl allegedly battered to death by her father is accused of allowing her devotion to him to override concern for her daughter.

Fugitive child rapist found in Brazil

Wed, 25 May 2016 12:11:39 GMT

A convicted child rapist who fled the UK to avoid serving his prison sentence is arrested in Brazil.

Body in woods confirmed as missing mum

Wed, 25 May 2016 16:04:49 GMT

A body discovered in woodland is confirmed as being that of missing mother-of-three Natalie Hemming.

'Unprovoked' acid attack teen arrest

Wed, 25 May 2016 10:16:27 GMT

A 17-year-old is arrested in connection with a suspected acid attack in which five teenagers were injured.

Arrests over legal highs ahead of ban

Wed, 25 May 2016 17:31:20 GMT

Two people are arrested in connection with legal highs which resulted in nine people falling ill in Rochdale, say police.

Man charged over baby girl's death

Wed, 25 May 2016 17:38:39 GMT

A 19-year-old man is charged with murder following the death of a seven-week-old baby.

Woman struck by bus on Oxford Street

Wed, 25 May 2016 08:40:56 GMT

A 73-year-old woman is in a critical condition in hospital after she was hit by a bus on Oxford Street.

'Major' child abuse probe after arrest

Wed, 25 May 2016 18:00:38 GMT

A "major" child abuse investigation is started in an area of Birmingham after a man is charged with making indecent images of children.

Trans woman wins 'landmark' loo case

Wed, 25 May 2016 13:15:41 GMT

A transgender woman wins her bid to have a ferry firm removed the words "ladies" and "gents" from its toilets.

Fox cub liberated from jam jar plight

Wed, 25 May 2016 16:13:07 GMT

A young fox is saved from possible starvation after getting its head stuck in a jam jar.

Vardy finally ties the knot at castle

Wed, 25 May 2016 18:20:45 GMT

Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy marries at a star-studded ceremony - after postponing his nuptials three times.

Mourinho and Man Utd talks continue

Tue, 24 May 2016 21:57:38 GMT

Jose Mourinho and Manchester United are set for a second day of talks, with the Portuguese close to becoming the club's next manager.

Benitez stays as Newcastle manager

Wed, 25 May 2016 20:33:58 GMT

Rafael Benitez is staying as Newcastle United manager after signing a new three-year contract at the relegated club.

Bristol 32-34 Doncaster (Agg 60-47)

Wed, 25 May 2016 21:56:33 GMT

Callum Sheedy kicks 22 points as Bristol seal their Premiership return despite a 34-32 loss against a spirited Doncaster.

VIDEO: Osborne: Tax credits a 'judgement call'

Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:36:15 GMT

The Chancellor tells the Treasury Select Committee he is 'comfortable' with his decision on tax credits

VIDEO: GoPro shows life through toddler's eyes

Wed, 25 May 2016 11:47:48 GMT

A father wanted to know what life through his toddler son's eyes looks like so he strapped a GoPro to him to find out.

VIDEO: Online exploitation campaign launched

Wed, 25 May 2016 08:02:16 GMT

A social media campaign to highlight the dangers of child sexual exploitation has been launched by Hampshire Constabulary.

VIDEO: Mock train 'calms' dementia sufferers

Wed, 25 May 2016 09:34:09 GMT

A mock up of a vintage train carriage has been built in a Stroud care home to help the residents reminisce.

Swapping the limelight for the lectern

Tue, 24 May 2016 23:08:29 GMT

The celebs swapping the limelight for the lectern

Fracking: Yorkshire to lead in Europe?

Wed, 25 May 2016 11:41:05 GMT

Will it be a massive boost for the economy?

England's Big Picture

Wed, 25 May 2016 09:56:44 GMT

Showcasing the best images sent to us from around England

The Coral: 'We were stuck in a timewarp'

Wed, 25 May 2016 06:38:37 GMT

How The Coral beat their demons and came back stronger

Food safety: Five things to watch out for

Mon, 23 May 2016 12:26:12 GMT

The reasons to be cautious when visiting restaurants