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Population 'up 565,000 since 2011'

England's population has risen by more than half a million since 2011 because of immigration, a major analysis by Oxford University estimates.

Drivers get 10-minute parking leeway

Drivers will get 10 minutes' grace before being fined if they stay too long in council-owned car parks in England, the government announces.

'Ignore' EDL protesters, leaders say

Religious and political leaders in Greater Manchester urge people to "turn their backs" on English Defence League protesters in the city this weekend.

Government 'to oppose drone testing'

Plans to test drones at Newquay Airport in Cornwall are being opposed by the government, according to a leaked briefing note.

Hospital translation costs triple

The cost of translating at NHS hospitals in Nottingham has nearly tripled in four years, BBC Inside Out learns.

Star Radio 'disgusting' on air

A radio station had a reputation for disgusting on air behaviour, an employment tribunal has found.

Serious crimes 'given slap on wrist'

Serious offences including violent and sexual crimes and persistent offenders are too often given a "just a slap on the wrist" with a caution, MPs say.

Freemasons in air ambulance pledge

Half of the money needed to buy a second air ambulance for London is pledged by the capital's Freemasons.

Police concerns over veterans' crime

A police force is piloting a project offering support to armed forces veterans who become involved in crime.

Chief constable IPCC probe dropped

A criminal probe into the role of the Chief Constable of Greater Manchester in a child sex offence investigation is dropped.

Manager 'told to dress up as Santa'

A Dow Jones manager "forced" to dress up as Father Christmas and branded an "old buffer" is suing the financial news and publishing giant.

Wind-up radio inventor to be honoured

Trevor Baylis, inventor of the wind-up radio, is to be appointed CBE for services to intellectual property in a ceremony at Windsor Castle later.

Plants power prototype bus shelter

Plants are being used by Cambridge researchers to power what is being dubbed "the greenest bus shelter" with global possibilities.

Hull FC 12-43 Leeds Rhinos

Leeds Rhinos go top of the Super League table as a stunning second-half display and 43 unanswered points see off Hull FC.

Cellino Leeds ban extended until May

Leeds United president Massimo Cellino has his disqualification from the club extended to the end of the season.

Johnson-Thompson 'fearless & ready'

Katarina Johnson-Thompson hopes a fearless attitude will help her win gold at the European Indoor Championships.

VIDEO: Science and Technology Committee

The Committee hosts a "Voice of the Future 2015" event

VIDEO: Meet England's new Europeans

BBC Inside Out takes a journey across England to report on the current state of immigration with exclusive access to the latest figures on migration.

VIDEO: Growing UK hospital translation costs

BBC Inside Out looks at the growing costs of translation and interpreting in NHS hospitals following the increase in migration to Britain.

VIDEO: Classic Ford Mexico car stolen

Police have released CCTV footage of a ram raid car theft in Surrey

VIDEO: Explosion causes house collapse

A property remains structurally unsafe and two people are injured after a suspected gas explosion caused a house to collapse in Norfolk.

VIDEO: App guides blind people on the Tube

A new trial on the London Underground is designed to help blind and partially-sighted people get around independently using wireless technology.

VIDEO: Pub bombing families in inquest call

Birmingham pub bombing campaigners have met with the Home Secretary Theresa May to call for a new inquest into the deaths.

VIDEO: Miners and BBC reporter 30 years on

Thirty years on from the miners' strike, the BBC's Richard Wells revisits the site of Cortonwood Colliery.

The strange things in Ladybird Books

How Ladybird Books have failed the test of time

Living in a mobile phone 'not spot'

What's life like living in a mobile 'not spot'?

How far would you go for your pet?

The lengths people will go to for their pets

Shed of the Year contenders line up

"Sheddies" on the enduring appeal of their extravagant outhouses

Dogs on the catwalk: Crufts 2015

Top dogs on the catwalk at Crufts 2015

'Crumpet party' leader hits back

The leader of the Beer, Baccy and Crumpet political party leader brands a decision to ban its "offensive" name from ballot papers "political correctness gone mad". News | Awards & Certificates | Promote Us | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Uninstall Info

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