BBC News - England
Tue, 24 May 2016 09:23:27 GMT
Birmingham's children's services will be run by a trust in a bid to improve after seven years of failings.
Tue, 24 May 2016 09:30:45 GMT
Anti-fracking campaigners are considering a possible legal challenge as plans to begin the controversial technique are approved by councillors.
Tue, 24 May 2016 08:18:15 GMT
A man who says he worked as a child slave on a farm and in a foundry after being taken into foster care receives an apology from his local authority.
Tue, 24 May 2016 06:59:21 GMT
An injured man being held in hospital on suspicion of the murder of Sonita Nijhawan in Weybridge is still to be questioned, police say.
Mon, 23 May 2016 19:38:57 GMT
A swimwear model accused of shooting dead her millionaire ex-boyfriend at his home in Spain tells a judge she "never wanted to hurt him".
Tue, 24 May 2016 00:05:09 GMT
Virtual reality technology used in the gaming industry could be utilised to recreate crime scenes for jurors, researchers claim.
Tue, 24 May 2016 06:03:21 GMT
Campaigners call for tougher penalties to deal with dog fights, which they say are taking place among young men looking for status.
Mon, 23 May 2016 23:05:07 GMT
A man died from operable cancer after an NHS trust failed to act on advice from another hospital, an ombudsman's report reveals.
Mon, 23 May 2016 19:33:32 GMT
Fifty-nine school children and seven teachers escape a coach that burst into flames on a motorway.
Mon, 23 May 2016 20:50:13 GMT
The bell from a World War Two battlecruiser salvaged from the seabed last year is to be unveiled 75 years after the ship was sunk by the Bismarck.
Mon, 23 May 2016 16:34:08 GMT
A restaurant owner is jailed for the manslaughter of a customer who died from an allergic reaction to peanuts in a takeaway curry.
Tue, 24 May 2016 09:17:09 GMT
A woman found with serious injuries has died at a house in Luton as detectives from a Major Crime Unit cordon off the property.
Mon, 23 May 2016 15:40:11 GMT
A teenager is accused of hacking into the Mumsnet parenting site, forcing it to reset its 7.7 million members' passwords.
Mon, 23 May 2016 19:46:34 GMT
A group of friends from Walsall who planned to bring up their children under the so-called Islamic State in Syria are jailed.
Mon, 23 May 2016 15:39:03 GMT
Five 999 control room staff are suspended amid claims workers made emergency calls at "quiet times" in a bid to improve call answering data.
Tue, 24 May 2016 07:33:10 GMT
A six-metre stretch of cycle path built at a cost of £6,000 in a Hampshire village is branded "dangerous" by cycle campaigners.
Tue, 24 May 2016 07:18:17 GMT
The Sheffield Predators American Football Club says it is changing its name due to "negative associations".
Tue, 24 May 2016 07:44:42 GMT
Jose Mourinho's representatives will meet Manchester United officials on Tuesday as the Portuguese moves closer to becoming the club's next manager.
Mon, 23 May 2016 18:05:52 GMT
Warwickshire's Chris Woakes takes 9-36 as he warms up for a possible England Test recall by bowling out Durham.
Mon, 23 May 2016 20:12:22 GMT
Britain's Heather Watson and Kyle Edmund reach the second round of the rain-hit French Open in Paris.
Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:36:15 GMT
The Chancellor tells the Treasury Select Committee he is 'comfortable' with his decision on tax credits
Mon, 23 May 2016 23:01:10 GMT
Rarely seen footage of George V and Queen Mary, with their son the Prince of Wales, on a visit to Liverpool in 1913 is released.
Mon, 23 May 2016 12:26:12 GMT
The reasons to be cautious when visiting restaurants
Mon, 23 May 2016 19:34:55 GMT
Chelsea's floral show captures chaos and calm of the mind
Tue, 24 May 2016 06:40:14 GMT
Showcasing the best images sent to us from around England
Sat, 21 May 2016 23:29:33 GMT
Youngsters tasting early success
Sat, 21 May 2016 02:55:52 GMT
From the High Court to Wembley in 18 months