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Will we take more holidays in the UK?

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 7:14pm
Following the Brexit vote, overseas holidays have become more expensive for Britons as the pound has fallen - so will more of us be holidaying in the UK this summer?

Jean-Claude Juncker: 'If you are out, you are out'

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 7:07pm
Jean-Claude Juncker has told the BBC that the UK has to face the consequences of leaving the EU.

Aldi adverts claiming savings were misleading, ASA rules

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 7:02pm
Three Aldi adverts claiming customers could make significant savings were misleading, the Advertising Standards Authority rules.

David Cameron: 'Britain won't turn its back on Europe'

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 6:57pm
David Cameron has said the rest of the EU wants to have the "closest possible" relationship with the UK after Brexit.

Gareth Southgate: FA considers England interim manager role

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 5:31pm
The FA is considering England Under-21 boss Gareth Southgate as interim manager of the senior team following Roy Hodgson's resignation.

BBC journalist reports from Istanbul plane

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 5:20pm
A gun and bomb attack on Istanbul's Ataturk international airport has killed at least 28 people and injured up to 60, with reports of at least one suicide bomber.

Justin Trudeau gets comic book treatment in Marvel tale

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 4:54pm
A cartoon depiction of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appears on the cover of a new Marvel comic book coming out in August.

Vodafone could move London HQ outside UK post-Brexit

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 4:05pm
Vodafone says it may consider moving its London headquarters out of the UK, depending on the outcome of Britain's negotiations to leave the EU.

Reality Check: Have MEPs done 'proper jobs'?

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 3:39pm
Nigel Farage says most MEPs have never done a 'proper job' in their lives. Is he right?

Nasa tests its most powerful booster yet

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 3:05pm
Nasa has conducted a second round of test on a booster which is designed to send human beings deep into space.

'Welcome to Hell'

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 2:07pm
Travellers arriving in Rio given grim safety warning by police protesting about funding shortages ahead of the Olympics.

Ancient birds' wings preserved in amber

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 1:26pm
Two wings from birds that lived alongside the dinosaurs have been found preserved in amber.

EU Referendum: Did the polls all get it wrong again?

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 12:21pm
While a few of the pollsters got the referendum result almost spot-on, others meant that studying the polls failed to give a clear indication of what the outcome would be on the morning of 24 June.

President Obama warns against Brexit 'hysteria'

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 10:11am
In an interview with America's National Public Radio, US President Barack Obama said there was no need for a hysterical reaction to Britain's vote to leave the European Union.

Crown Estate makes record £304m Treasury payout

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 4:08am
The royal family's commercial property empire delivers a record £304.1m to the Treasury after the value of its portfolio rises 9.7% to £12bn.

Vote refrain

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 4:07am
The media is full of Brexit-related stories. But what other news - serious and not-so-serious - might have fallen under the radar?

60 seconds with Andy Murray

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 3:43am
Andy Murray takes time out of his Wimbledon preparations to answer a series of quick fire questions from BBC Breakfast's Mike Bushell.

Market pressure eases after Brexit rout

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 3:42am
UK financial markets calm down after two days of turmoil in the wake of the Brexit vote, with the FTSE 100 gaining more than 2%.

Brexit: Holyrood to hold emergency debate on EU

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 3:28am
Nicola Sturgeon is to ask the Scottish Parliament to formally back her efforts to protect Scotland's place in the EU.

Real to Reel

BBC - Tue, 06/28/2016 - 3:12am
Remembering a century of war films at the Imperial War Museum in London - from 1 July 2016 to 8 January 2017.