BBC News - England
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 11:03:34 GMT
The proposed high-speed rail link between Birmingham and Crewe will be opened six years earlier than planned, in 2027, Chancellor George Osborne says.
Sun, 29 Nov 2015 18:06:44 GMT
An American Muslim is detained for 13 hours at Heathrow before being allowed to enter the UK.
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 10:40:09 GMT
Winds of up to 70mph blew off a roof, brought down trees and diverted flights within a three-hour period in Greater Manchester.
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 10:48:25 GMT
The cost to local councils of so-called "paupers' funerals" has risen by almost 30% - so why are they footing the bill for more and more of the ceremonies?
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 01:25:46 GMT
Two men scaled the roof of a building at Buckingham Palace to protest over fathers' rights.
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 11:10:40 GMT
Former New Zealand cricket captain Chris Cairns is found not guilty of lying under oath during a 2012 libel case.
Sun, 29 Nov 2015 18:52:54 GMT
A mosque that was targeted in a failed arson attempt was saved only because it was raining, its chairman believes.
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 00:40:24 GMT
A tax on sugary drinks should be introduced as part of a "bold and urgent" set of measures to tackle child obesity in England, MPs say.
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 08:07:31 GMT
Thousands of ceramic poppies from the Tower of London display are to go on show at Lincoln Castle, it is announced.
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 08:44:55 GMT
More than 40 firefighters tackle a severe house fire on one of the West Midlands most expensive residential roads.
Sun, 29 Nov 2015 16:53:30 GMT
Shoppers in Newcastle get help with their groceries from some unusual bag packers - Newfoundland dogs.
Sun, 29 Nov 2015 16:38:29 GMT
A cannabis factory is uncovered in a flat by firefighters who believe electrics used to heat and light the plants sparked a blaze.
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 00:14:09 GMT
Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai says she is "proud to be called a Brummie" at the unveiling of a portrait in her adopted city.
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 01:09:09 GMT
A football fan who became a terrace favourite by wearing only swimming trunks at matches vows to continue despite the cold weather.
Sun, 29 Nov 2015 21:15:46 GMT
England women's boss Mark Sampson says their 1-0 win over Bosnia-Herzegovina was a celebration of their fantastic year.
Sun, 29 Nov 2015 17:07:11 GMT
Leicester Tigers secure a battling victory over rivals Bath in tough conditions at Welford Road.
Sun, 29 Nov 2015 22:30:06 GMT
New world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury says he will never fight David Haye after the latter cancelled their fights in the past.
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, 30 Nov 2015 00:16:31 GMT
The BBC has uncovered footage of an 18-year-old Tyson Fury confidently predicting he would one day become a world champion.
Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:56:35 GMT
A woman from Bath, who has a rare degenerative disorder, has welcomed a deal struck with a drug's manufacturer.
Sat, 28 Nov 2015 12:28:30 GMT
Kent Police warns people posting abuse online to teenagers who tortured a dog that they could face prosecution.
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:50:34 GMT
A clean-up operation on a piece of an American space rocket has begun after it was found in the sea off the Isles of Scilly.
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:20:56 GMT
Royal Navy bomb disposal experts destroy a German mine found on the seabed in the Solent.
Sat, 28 Nov 2015 08:19:41 GMT
Should power station cooling towers be protected?
Sat, 28 Nov 2015 08:44:36 GMT
The English-born KGB agent whose story inspired a movie
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 10:49:49 GMT
Showcasing the best images sent to us from around England
Sat, 28 Nov 2015 12:07:11 GMT
Collector's Gormenghast author archive may fetch £100,000
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 22:01:03 GMT
Why Wasps rugby club is buzzing again
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:41:47 GMT
Victim of online dating scam tells of her experience