BBC News - UK
The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site.
Meningitis B vaccine deal agreed
All babies in the UK will soon have a potentially life-saving vaccine against meningitis B after a deal with drug manufacturers, the health secretary says.
Benefit cuts 'not yet decided'
The work and pensions secretary says the Conservatives are not keeping plans for £12bn of benefit cuts secret - saying no final decisions have been made.
Heads' threat to parents over gaming
Head teachers in Cheshire warn parents they will report them to the authorities if they allow their children to play computer games rated for over-18s.
'Threats' against BBC boss investigated
Police investigate alleged death threats against BBC director general Tony Hall, reportedly made after Jeremy Clarkson was dropped from Top Gear.
Man held over abduction of girl, six
A man is arrested on suspicion of abducting a six-year-old girl in his car in Lancashire.
Lee Rigby memorial to be unveiled
A permanent memorial to murdered soldier Lee Rigby is to be unveiled in his home town of Middleton, Greater Manchester.
Alexander: Labour majority 'doable'
A Labour majority in the general election would be "difficult but doable", the party's election co-ordinator Douglas Alexander says.
Disgraced MP to stand in election
Disgraced MP Mike Hancock tells BBC News he will stand in the general election as an independent candidate.
Europol chief warns on encryption
A European police chief says encrypted online communications are the biggest problem faced by security agencies tackling terrorism.
Retailers call for review of rates
Scottish retailers call for a "fundamental review" of business rates, ahead of a 2% rise which is due to come into effect on Wednesday.
Man charged following slavery raids
A man is charged with slavery and fraud offences following raids in Oxford.
Graphene light bulb set for shops
A light bulb made with graphene - said by its UK developers to be the first commercially viable consumer product using the super-strong carbon - is to go on sale later this year.
Dickens' desk saved for public view
The desk where Charles Dickens wrote Great Expectations is finally on public display thanks to a £780,000 grant.
Couple marry in supermarket aisle
A couple marry in the Easter egg aisle of the Cambridgeshire supermarket where they shared their first date.
Man critically injured in incident
A man is critically ill with head and leg injuries after an incident in the Ballysillan area of north Belfast.