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Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland 'dysfunctional'

BBC Northern Ireland NewsFeed - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 09:50
The Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland seems to be 'fundamentally dysfunctional', says a leading child safety expert.
Categories: Northern Ireland

Broomfield Hospital nurse Ide Warren is struck off

BBC Essex News Feed - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 09:50
A nurse who left a syringe full of drugs on a patient's bed and gave another patient the wrong medication is struck off.
Categories: Essex

State schools' Oxbridge success

BBC Sussex News Feed - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 09:49
Some London state schools send more pupils to Oxford and Cambridge than private schools in other parts of England, research suggests.
Categories: East Sussex, West Sussex

Geographer maps Oxbridge success of London state schools

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 09:49
Some London state schools send more pupils to Oxford and Cambridge than private schools in other parts of England, research suggests.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Man dies after tractor crash

BBC Northern Ireland NewsFeed - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 09:47
The man who died after a crash involving a tractor near Hilltown in County Down was Patrick Gerald Lively, police confirm.
Categories: Northern Ireland

Aston Villa fans plan tribute to Dalian Atkinson after Taser death

BBC Shropshire News Feed - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 09:19
Aston Villa fans are planning to pay tribute to the club's former striker Dalian Atkinson, who died after being shot with a Taser by police.
Categories: Shropshire

Culham Science Centre nuclear experts fear quarry dust

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 09:09
Scientists carrying out international nuclear fusion work are concerned dust from a planned quarry could affect their experiments.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Number of new blood donors 'down by almost 36% in last 10 years'

BBC Northern Ireland NewsFeed - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 08:53
The number of new blood donors coming forward each year in Northern Ireland has dropped by almost 36% in the past 10 years.
Categories: Northern Ireland

Cameron Neild: Sale Sharks hooker signs new contract

BBC Manchester News Feeds - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 08:33
Sale Sharks hooker Cameron Neild agrees a new four-year contract with the Premiership side.
Categories: Manchester

Rio Olympics 2016: Eilidh Doyle, Andrew Pozzi & Lawrence Clarke progress in hurdles

Gloucestershire BBC News Feed - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 08:05
Great Britain's Eilidh Doyle qualifies for the semi-finals of the 400m hurdles and Andrew Pozzi and Lawrence Clarke advance in the 110m hurdles.
Categories: Gloucestershire

Lorry overturns on M40 Oxfordshire junction

BBC Oxford News Feed - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 08:00
A lorry overturns at a busy motorway junction in Oxfordshire, blocking the road.
Categories: Oxford City, Oxfordshire

Officer injured in Loughborough - man charged

Leicestershire Police News Feed - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 07:56

A 34-year-old man has been charged with a number of offences after a police officer was injured in Loughborough at the weekend.

Mark Courtney Johnson, of Armadale Drive, Leicester, has been charged with Section 18 Grievous Bodily Harm, dangerous driving causing injury, driving whilst disqualified and two counts of robbery.

He is due to appear before Leicester Magistrates’ Court today (Tuesday 16 August).

The charge relates to an incident on Sunday 14 August during which a yellow Ford Transit flatbed vehicle was in collision with a police officer in Allendale Road at the junction with Hillcrest Drive.

Categories: Leicestershire

Boy, 11, from Bradford dies in three-vehicle crash

BBC North Yorkshire RSS News Feed - Tue, 08/16/2016 - 07:54
An 11-year-old boy from Bradford dies in a crash on the A64 near York.
Categories: North Yorkshire

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