BBC News - UK
The latest stories from the UK section of the BBC News web site.
Co-op Group reports £2.5bn loss
The Co-operative Group reports losses of £2.5bn, the worst results in its 150-year history, after what its chief executive calls a "disastrous" year.
Man guilty of beheading girlfriend
A man who beheaded his teenage girlfriend with a kitchen knife at his flat in Sheffield is found guilty of her murder.
Lorry driver held over M26 crash
A lorry driver is arrested following a five-vehicle pile up on the M26 in Kent in which two people died and seven others were injured.
Tube staff plan five days of strikes
RMT workers on the London Underground are to take five days of strike action according to the union.
Fireworks 'not to blame' for pile-up
Smoke from fireworks was "not to blame" for a pile-up on the M5 near Taunton which killed seven people, a coroner rules.
Lucas cleared over fracking protest
Green MP Caroline Lucas and four co-defendants are cleared of obstructing a public highway during an anti-fracking protest in Balcombe, West Sussex.
Pensioners could get death estimate
Retirees could be told how long they are likely to live after stopping work, says pensions minister Steve Webb.
Met in 'one of biggest gun hauls'
The Metropolitan Police say they have seized one of their biggest hauls of firearms, including assault rifles and a machine gun.
Royals visit bush fire-ravaged town
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge meet families whose homes were destroyed by bush fires that ravaged parts of Australia last year.
RBS: No evidence of small firm fraud
Royal Bank of Scotland says law firm Clifford Chance has cleared it over allegations that it forced small firms to close so it could make a profit.
Busy roads warning ahead of Easter
Motorists are braced for what is set to be the busiest day of the year on the roads so far, with up to 16m cars expected to be used over Easter.
Women held in school fraud inquiry
Four women are arrested in connection with an on-going fraud investigation at a Birmingham school.
Lamb takeaways 'often another meat'
Takeaway owners are to face a new testing programme, after a watchdog found nearly a third of lamb takeaways it checked contained a different meat.
Two women held in Disappeared case
Two more women are arrested by detectives investigating the 1972 abduction and murder of Belfast woman Jean McConville.
George Alagiah treated for cancer
BBC News presenter George Alagiah is diagnosed with bowel cancer and will take a break from broadcasting while he receives treatment.