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Bonnie Langford joins EastEnders cast

Sat, 2015-04-04 16:55
Theatre actress and 1970s child star Bonnie Langford is joining the cast of EastEnders, the BBC says.

Leak inquiry into Sturgeon memo

Sat, 2015-04-04 16:39
A Whitehall inquiry is under way into the leak of a memo claiming SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon would prefer the Conservatives to win the election.

Families urged to claim WWII medals

Sat, 2015-04-04 16:22
Survivors and descendants of those killed during Britain's worst-ever maritime disaster are being urged to claim medals honouring them.

Growing fears for Chile flood missing

Sat, 2015-04-04 16:04
The death toll from Chile's floods has risen to 25, rescue workers say, amid growing concern for the 101 people still missing.

Are unqualified teachers worrying?

Sat, 2015-04-04 16:02
Politicians are ramping up concerns about unqualified teachers, but Branwen Jeffreys asks whether the figures back up their worries.

Shared parental leave takes effect

Sat, 2015-04-04 15:54
New rights to allow parents to share maternity and paternity leave as they themselves decide following a birth or adoption come into effect.

Woolly rhino skull to go on display

Sat, 2015-04-04 15:45
The skull of a woolly rhinoceros, which is at least 35,000 years old, is to go on display.

Why don't men's trousers cover their ankles any more?

Sat, 2015-04-04 15:44
Why don't men's trousers cover their ankles any more?

Shared parental leave explained

Sat, 2015-04-04 15:35
The new shared parental leave rules explained

VIDEO: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds

Sat, 2015-04-04 15:33
The new Daily Show host's tweets - and more trends of the week

The UK's first secret election vote

Sat, 2015-04-04 15:30
How the secret ballot spelled the end of boozy bribery

The man who missed killing Hitler by 13 minutes

Sat, 2015-04-04 15:15
The man who missed killing Hitler by 13 minutes

VIDEO: Saving Denmark's church organs

Sat, 2015-04-04 15:10
Campaign to save historic collection of church instruments

Fidel Castro makes rare appearance

Sat, 2015-04-04 15:08
The former Cuban president Fidel Castro, 88, makes his first public appearance in 14 months to meet a Venezuelan delegation.

Teachers to vote on funding strike

Sat, 2015-04-04 15:02
The National Union of Teachers' conference will decide whether to ballot for a strike to protect school funding

'Cyclone Pam ruined Rio motivation'

Sat, 2015-04-04 15:01
London 2012 competitor Anolyn Lulu describes how Cyclone Pam has devastated Vanuatu and shattered her own Olympic plans.

Teachers warn of 'Victorian' poverty

Sat, 2015-04-04 15:00
Teachers' leaders says school staff are having to bring in their own food to feed pupils arriving hungry.

SNP-Labour 'offer' and Tory homes plan

Sat, 2015-04-04 14:55
A potential SNP-Labour deal offer, Tory housing plans and interviews with David Cameron and Ed Miliband make headlines.

Team bus shot at, say Fenerbahce

Sat, 2015-04-04 13:41
Fenerbahce say their team bus was shot at by a gunman after their Turkish Super Lig victory at Rizespor.

Two dead in light aircraft crash

Sat, 2015-04-04 13:39
The remains of two people are found by search teams after a light aircraft crashed in Argyll.

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