Epsom College head Emma Pattison is described as a "warm, energetic, compassionate leader".
Former Met Police officer David Carrick is being sentenced for dozens of rape and sexual offences.
The Premier League charges Manchester City with more than 100 breaches of its financial rules following a four-year investigation.
Experts believe contents from the wreckage are the key to uncovering its purpose and capabilities.
Andrew Innes will spend at least 36 years in prison for killing Bennylyn and Jellica Burke after luring them to Dundee.
From bizarre speeches to Ben Affleck's lack of interest, here are the ceremony's highs and lows.
Nicola Bulley's partner says their two girls "miss their mummy desperately" and "need her back".
It's the first time the former prime minister has spoken on camera since leaving office.
A three-month-old baby is among the young victims of the stabbings at a house in Huddersfield.
The future of internet search could be transformed by this new tech, writes BBC tech editor Zoe Kleinman.
Magistrates have been told to stop authorising warrants for energy firms to forcibly install prepayment meters.
A British woman tells the BBC how the influencer persuaded her to work for his webcam business.
The Swilken Bridge at St Andrews provides one of the most famous photo opportunities in golf.
The sheer scale of devastation can be seen in social media posts - verified by the BBC.
Two earthquakes have killed more than 2,000 people in southern Turkey and northern Syria.
The death toll continues to rise after two powerful tremors struck as people slept.
Photos from Turkey and Syria show collapsed buildings and devastation across the region.
Drone footage shows the earthquake aftermath and the search and rescue operation in Idlib, Syria.
A child is pulled from the rubble after a deadly earthquake shakes Syria and Turkey.
Footage showed widespread devastation at the 2,000-year-old Gaziantep Castle.
Rescue teams search for survivors after a devastating earthquake shakes Turkey and Syria.
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocks Turkey and Syria, killing scores of people.
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck south-eastern Turkey, demolishing buildings in Malatya and trapping people.
A magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck south-east Turkey, demolishing buildings and killing scores of people.
Homeowners are worried about higher mortgage costs, but lenders must help those struggling.
Pilots are being run around the UK to see if electric wallpaper could be an efficient way to heat homes.
Paul Noakes, 76, says costs have forced him to retire and close his family business.
Smart meter in home displays can be a useful budgeting tool but for some they're a source of stress.
If you're struggling to afford your gas and electricity bills, what options are available?
Britain's economy is expected to shrink in 2023, and grow only slowly in the following period.
How are rising interest rates changing the housing market around the UK?
Homeowners tell the BBC they are being hit harder by rising mortgage rates than soaring fuel and food bills.
The officer, who asked to remain anonymous, was raped by Carrick while the pair were working together.
What you need to know about strikes by nurses by the BBC's Zoe Conway.
There are signs Russia is preparing a new offensive - James Waterhouse in Kyiv looks at the targets.
Critics and fans praise the show's "sensational" ending, calling it a "heart-stopping triumph".
Bennylyn Burke and her daughter were taken from Bristol to Dundee by a calculating killer she met on a dating site.
All the looks from music's biggest stars at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.
The novelist was stabbed at a talk in the US last year and says he's found it hard to write since.
Frank Gardner visits the Helsinki centre where a joint EU-Nato team is focused on so-called hybrid threats.
Boris Johnson said his Brexit deal would mean lots of extra fish caught in the UK - has this happened?
Author Thomas Leeds lost his memory in a traumatic accident and had to learn to read again.
Some NHS nurses, ambulance staff and physiotherapists are striking in a dispute over pay.
What you need to know about strikes by nurses and ambulance workers by the BBC's Zoe Conway.
Swedish company Corite allow fans to invest in the music of their favourite artists.
Leeds United sack manager Jesse Marsch after less than a year in charge.
Heavyweight Anthony Joshua will fight American Jermaine Franklin on 1 April at the O2 Arena in London.
BBC Sport picks five standout moments from a scintillating opening weekend of the Six Nations which saw Scotland beat England and Ireland defeat Wales.
England continue their preparations for the Women's T20 World Cup with a 17-run win in a high-scoring warm-up game against South Africa.
England head coach Simon Middleton is to step down from his role after the 2023 Women's Six Nations.
Following the departure of Jesse Marsch from Leeds, BBC Sport takes a look at the potential candidates to take over the Premier League strugglers.
1. How to succeed as a first-time manager. First-time managers face many challenges on a daily basis. But there are some steps they can take to succeed in their role. Establishing a clear and open line of communication with your team is one such way, but that's not all. READ MORE >>
2. Unemployment ‘three times higher’. The real unemployment rate in the UK may be nearly three times higher than official figures according to a new report by the thinktank Centre for Cities. While the official rate is 3.7%, this triples to 12.1% when accounting for the three million people who have left the workforce “involuntarily”. These economically inactive people may be those “who stop looking for a job if they are discouraged, believe there are no jobs or struggle to work because of health issues”. Of the ten places with the highest hidden unemployment rates, nine are in the North of England, with one in Wales. The main reasons for this geographical disparity are health, skill levels and the availability of jobs, according to the thinktank. The Telegraph
3. The world’s most powerful passports. The three most powerful passports in the world are all Asian, according to the 2023 Henley Passport Index. It ranks all of the world’s passports according to the number of destinations their holders can access without obtaining a visa in advance. Japan has the world’s most powerful passport for the 5th year in a row. Holders can visit 193 out of 227 global destinations visa-free. South Korea and Singapore are tied in 2nd place on the index, with a visa-free/visa-on-arrival score of 192. Germany and Spain are joint 3rd, with visa-free access to 190 destinations. The UK and the US remain in 6th and 7th places, with scores of 187 and 186. They jointly held the top slot in 2014, but the Henley rankings say it appears unlikely that either will ever reach 1st place again. CNBC
4. Return rail tickets to be scrapped. Return tickets will be scrapped as the government plans sweeping reforms of Britain’s railways. The Transport Secretary, is expected to announce the rollout of “single-leg pricing”, in which two-way tickets, which offer a discounted rate, will be replaced by “single-leg pricing” under which the price of two singles would be the same as a return fare. The idea has been trialled by London North Eastern Railways since 2020. The new effort to drive change comes as “the government faces criticisms for its failure to resolve months of strikes on the railways that have affected commuters and leisure travellers alike”. The Telegraph
5. Is EQ more important than IQ? Do you believe Emotional Intelligence [EQ] is more important than Intelligence Quotient [IQ] to be successful at work and in life? Intelligence Quotient [IQ] is a total score derived from a set of standardised tests or subtests designed to assess human intelligence. Your IQ refers to your intellectual ability, your ability to solve problems, use logic, and grasp or communicate complex ideas. Emotional Intelligence [EQ] refers to your ability to recognise and regulate emotion, and to use social awareness in problem-solving. Your ability to adapt your feelings and behaviour to different situations. Please vote and share your views in our latest poll. VOTE HERE >>
6. Rate rises nearing peak. The Bank of England rose interest rates for the 10th time in a row, as the benchmark rate went go up from 3.5% to 4%. However, experts believe the rises are nearing their end. “Analysts believe rates will peak at 4.5% in the summer”, lower than predictions had suggested when the government was in turmoil after its mini-budget was badly received. Although policymakers are keen to avoid pushing the UK into a recession by raising borrowing costs, their mandate is to keep inflation at around 2%. BBC
7. The word’s 10 best universities. The Times Higher Education rankings score 1,799 global universities across 13 major metrics, from teaching quality to the strength of a school’s international outlook. The University of Oxford tops the rankings for the 7th year running. The US has the most institutions in the top 200, with 58, followed by the UK with 28.The rankings are: 10 Imperial College, 9 Yale University, 8 University of California, Berkeley, 7 Princeton University, 6 California Institute of Technology, 5 Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 3= Stanford University, 3= University of Cambridge, 2 Harvard University, 1 University of Oxford. World Economic Forum
8. Ofcom asked to intervene on phone bills. The regulator is being urged to respond to concerns that mobile and broadband operators are “lining their pockets” with £2.2bn of above-inflation price rises. Some providers have already announced increases of more than 14% and experts believe price rises for some customers could be as high as 17%. Citizens Advice, said: “We keep calling on these firms to do the right thing and axe their price hikes, but they’ve not listened. It’s now time for Ofcom and the government to force them.” The Daily Mail
9. High street caffeine levels vary significantly. Caffeine levels in high street coffee varies wildly, according to testing. After measuring the caffeine in cappuccino, espresso and filter coffee at Caffè Nero, Costa, Greggs, Pret a Manger and Starbucks, the consumer group Which? found Pret’s single espresso had six times as much caffeine as Starbucks’s. Costa had the strongest medium cappuccino with 325mg of caffeine and a Starbucks cappuccino contained the least at 66mg - less than the 75mg in a single tea bag. Research shows you may be consuming significantly more, or less, caffeine than you bargained for. Which?
10. The bottom line. Pollster UnHerd Britain found that 54% of adults in Great Britain now agree that “the UK was wrong to leave the EU”, including 37% who strongly agree. 28% disagree (19% strongly). 18% neither agree nor disagree. The most “Bregretful” constituency is Bristol West. The least is Boston and Skegness. The Independent
Grant Shapps says "national duty" compelled him to step in as home secretary under her leadership.
Sharon Graham says she's had no conversations with the prime minister or health secretary over pay.
How the late inventor of cat's eyes, Percy Shaw, got his eureka moment.
A friend of the missing 45-year-old mother says there is 'still a missing piece of the jigsaw'.
Police say there is a 10-minute window in which they believe Ms Bulley vanished.
The 45-year-old was last seen walking in St Michael's on Wyre, Lancashire, last Friday morning.
The 45-year-old was last seen walking in St Michael's on Wyre, Lancashire, last Friday morning.
Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey says lower energy prices should help lower inflation.
As the final series draws to a close, the BBC gets a glimpse of the real life house of the Cawood clan.
Stargazer George Chan photographed comet C/2022 E3 (ZTF) from his home in Bramcote, Nottinghamshire.
Joseph Ward seriously injured the inspector by reversing into him and driving off to avoid arrest.
Rishi Sunak defends his handling of bullying allegations against Deputy Prime Minister Dominic Raab.
This year's fire festival has made history, with women and girls taking part in the procession for the first time.
The influencer and his brother Tristan arrive at court to appeal against the decision to keep them detained.
A former cabinet minister struggles to silence his phone while appearing on Newsnight.
How much does Eurovision cost and why is Liverpool hosting? Eurovision reporter Daniel Rosney explains.
People are travelling to Gloucestershire to see the stunning displays.
Nadhim Zahawi has been sacked as Conservative Party chairman after an inquiry by the PM's ethics adviser.
Richard Henton, who couldn't read or write until he was in his 20s, said helping others was his dream job.
The Labour leader says it is "absolutely fundamental" that health care remans free at the point of need.
Joanna Gosling says goodbye to viewers after 23 years in a job "that's never felt like a job".
PC Luke Watson earned the nickname after a flawless record in footraces against suspects.
Labour and the SNP question the timing of Rishi Sunak's probe into the Tory party chairman's tax affairs.
Flora Turnbull is to run the event in honour of her father and raise prostate cancer awareness.
St Dwynwen is Wales' patron saint of love and 25 January is Wales' own Valentine's Day.
Scientists say that humans are able to understand many of the gestures made by wild chimpanzees.
A boy who taught himself to read as a toddler has been accepted as the UK's youngest member of Mensa.
The meteorite crashed in England in 2021, containing water that was a near-perfect match for that on Earth.
Mark King campaigned for all of England's schools to have defibrillators, after his son Oliver died.
It's claimed Richard Sharp helped Boris Johnson get a loan, weeks before being chosen as BBC chairman.
Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has apologised after he was filmed without a seatbelt in a moving car.
The BBC’s Analysis editor takes a look at the government’s plan to scrap thousands of EU-era laws.
The Commons Speaker welcomes the Gurkhas' 37-strong band, to perform a medley of Highland tunes.
After police appealed for doorbell footage, the attempted burglar was identified and jailed.
Hannah and Claire’s young sons both died suddenly and unexpectedly.
A woman who had a stillborn baby says playing rugby saved her life.
The BBC's Philip Sim explains the gender reform row - and what might come next.
The football pundit reacts after sex noises were heard in the studio during FA Cup coverage.
The Prince of Wales unveils his winning dish in the kitchen and rates Catherine's culinary skills too.
Ilya Merenzon, CEO of World Chess, shares his business advice for our CEO Secrets series.
John Spence is feeling smug that he did not need to travel to the Alps like his friends to get some time on the slopes.
With snow and ice causing disruption across parts of the UK, Alex Humphreys has this forecast.
A look back at some of the unexpected funny moments in the history of the BBC's morning news programme.
Ken Bruce has presented a weekday mid-morning show for 31 years.
The controversial influencer has been detained in Romania as part of a human trafficking and rape investigation.
Schools in England and Wales could close as teacher strikes are announced.
Sir Mark Rowley apologises after officer David Carrick admitted dozens of rape and sexual offences.
Romanian officials were seen towing vehicles away from his compound in Bucharest.
Harry rides along police on a motorbike he got from Santa for Christmas.
A student paramedic attended a home birth and a death within the first 24 hours of his placement.
Artist Jon Tordoff made the 100 sq ft (9.2 sq m) structure at his cottage in Milford, Derbyshire.
Ben Amanna, founder and CEO of Boxraw, which sells kit and clothing for boxing, shares his business advice.
John Parnum has been making machines since he was a boy and has a home full of inventions.
Rebecca Martin says that she is desperate for her daughter's murderer, Mark Brown, to say where she is.
Ros Atkins explains how the crisis in the NHS connects to long-term issues within social care.
William and Catherine were on their first public outing since Prince Harry's tell-all book went on sale.
Martin Clark's family rang for an ambulance three times before deciding to drive him to hospital themselves.
The Spice Girl will be performing at Sadler's Wells in London in January.
The Sons of Ivar is a history society that attends public events recreating life from the Viking age.
About 20,000 ambulance staff go on strike for a second time over pay.
Prince Harry's limelight was temporarily taken away, when Tom Hanks received a royal fanfare.
The former health secretary spoke of the "deep offensive" comments from a now-suspended Tory MP.
Prince Harry speaks to Stephen Colbert on the Late Show, on the day his memoir 'Spare' is launched.
Members of the public explain why they are keen to read Spare, as it goes on sale in London.
The government will introduce a bill requiring a minimum level of service during public sector strikes.
Camilla needed to rehabilitate her image and forged press connections, Prince Harry says in a CBS interview.
Prince Harry appears to cast doubt on the official account of his mother Princess Diana's death.
Ros Atkins looks at the issue of how the NHS has been funded.
The Duke of Sussex opens up about his fractured relationship with his brother.
From birth, the royal brother's lives have been closely watched from around the world.
In a trailer for a new ITV interview, the prince is also asked if he will attend his father's coronation.
The footballer mistakenly says he is in South Africa as he is unveiled as Al Nassr's star signing.
The BBC's Sean Dilley meets a volunteer puppy raiser, hoping to help a blind person be independent.
A walrus, which has drawn large crowds since arriving in Scarborough on Saturday, is filmed returning to the sea.
Gary McKee crosses the finish line of his 365th marathon in 2022, raising £1m for charity.
Watch a selection of some of the most momentous stories covered by BBC News this year.
A Merseyside police officer reads Elle Edwards' family statement after the 26-year-old was shot dead on Christmas Eve.
Police have released footage of a suspect's arrest over a pub shooting that killed Elle Edwards.
We ask people to sum up their 2022 in one word and see what they make of the dictionaries' choices.
Jeremy Chopra and Ian Redpath have gained over one million followers and published two bestsellers.
The author says her freedom feels like a dream that may not be coming true for others detained in Iran.
A school in North Lanarkshire is offering free food, hygiene products and clothes to pupils through discreet lockers.
The author tells the tennis star that she was able to watch his 2016 win from solitary confinement.
A passer-by filmed the blaze, which has now been brought under control, on Monday night.
The musician tells Jamie Oliver, who is guest editing R4's Today, how cooking is a space for his neurodiversity.
Anne Wood tells the story of how she created the Teletubbies.
King Charles greets crowds after his first Christmas Day church service as monarch.
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The penguins, named Pringle and Widget, have continued an annual tradition of animal visits.
Russell T Davies says he wants to give fans "a lovely little Christmas present".
The prime minister has been criticised by some Labour MPs after his chat with homeless man goes viral online.
Esther Abrami has worked with The Snowman composer Howard Blake on a new arrangement.
A corner shop in Twickenham has been opening on Christmas Day for 25 years to help fight loneliness.
Former Royal Marine Mark Ormrod MBE completes a 1km open water swim for charity.
Spoiler alert: In the finale, Claudia Winkleman reveals who took home the jackpot of £101,050.
A bumpy year in UK politics has seen Partygate, three prime ministers and a lot of strikes.
Mark Peacock needs a double lung transplant but that has not stopped him creating a winter wonderland.
Heidi's mum was diagnosed with cancer while pregnant just months after dad James was too.
Some people are choosing to hire their Christmas tree to try to reduce waste and help the environment.
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