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Government accused of prolonging UK housing crisis
… Committee said the UK would miss its 2020 target of public land sales "by a wide margin… homes in 2020 than anticipated, equivalent to 57% of its overall target. "The UK


UK blood scandal: 'My hospital infected me with hep C'
… scandal. A UK-wide inquiry hears from Welsh victims like him this week. This video has…


Boris Johnson: Do Americans recognise UK's new prime minister?
…Boris Johnson is the UK's new prime minister. He reminded some Americans…


Boris Johnson: Who is the UK's new prime minister?
…From a London zip line to the Leave campaign bus, a look at the political life of Boris Johnson. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News app is available from the Apple App Store for iPhone and…


UK hemp farm could lose £200,000 in crop destruction
…One of the UK's largest hemp farms, Hempen, expects to lose about £200,000…, the Home Office said UK farmers could not harvest hemp flowers for cannabis oil, or CBD…, environmentally-friendly plastic substitutes and - outside the UK - for food. It can be turned…


Does a new UK PM mean a new Brexit plan in Brussels?
… that, beyond Brexit, EU leaders still see the UK as a close partner and ally… closely with the UK on international issues like Russia sanctions, Iran and human… rights protection. On the world stage the EU considers the UK one of the good guys…


Boris Johnson: Who is the UK's new Conservative leader?
…He's been mayor of London and a prominent Leave campaigner, a newspaper columnist and foreign secretary, but what else do you need to know about the Conservative leader? BBC political correspondent Chris Mason tells us more about the…


UK weather: Heatwave prompts calls for flexible working
… during this week's UK heatwave, the Trades Union Congress (TUC) has said…, and lack inspiration and creativity." There are no laws in the UK about when it is too…


Could Prime Minister Boris Johnson break up the UK?
… that - and could even put an end to the union between Scotland the rest of the UK. It's true…. But policy may well prove to be more important than personality. Boris Johnson to be UK's… it is in the rest of the UK. The harder the Brexit Boris delivers, the more the Tory party…


Beef producers face "crisis", UK farming unions warn
…All four main UK farming unions have called for measures to tackle what… contracts to favour domestic product . The call was issued in the name of all four UK… farm unions, including the Ulster Farmers' Union. "Sustainability of UK beef…