UK News:

Astronauts eject UK-led space junk demo mission
…A UK-led project to showcase methods to tackle space junk has just been pushed… a signal from the spacecraft a couple of hours later as it passed over the UK


Dead UK fighter was 'outstanding hero', coroner says
…A British volunteer fighter who died in an explosion in Syria was an "outstanding example of courage and self-sacrifice", a coroner has said. Oliver Hall, 24, was killed in Raqqa in November after joining Kurdish forces to fight the…


Personal debt levels in Northern Ireland 'highest in UK'
… other part of the UK. Adults in the region owe £3,990 on average in unsecured debt… of 13,000 people across the UK. About two-thirds of people (67%) said they had either… source of household income was lost. The UK average is 50%. The FCA is the UK's


Siemens UK boss says no-deal Brexit does not look good
…The UK should should remain in the customs union after Brexit unless… there is a proper alternative, the boss of Siemens UK has said. Jürgen Maier, chief executive… of the German firm's UK operations, told Reuters contingency planning for Brexit was "very…


UK 'can't keep European Arrest Warrant after Brexit'
…The UK will be kicked out of the European Arrest Warrant deal after Brexit, EU… between them. The UK wants to stay part of the system when it leaves the EU next March…. But Mr Barnier said the UK could not, because of its desire to leave the EU's court…


What are the rules about cannabis oil in the UK?
…, industrial hemp may be grown under licence in the UK. It is a strain of the cannabis… and, as it is a legal cannabinoid, can be sold in the UK. The oil has been thought to have some…, and so, unlike CBD oil, is not usually allowed in the UK. But Sativex, which is a 50…


YouTube's paid music and video services come to UK
…YouTube is expanding its subscription-based music and video services to the UK… YouTube videomakers from the UK are posed challenges by a number of celebrities…


UK economy faces weakest growth since 2009, employers warn
…The British Chambers of Commerce has cut its UK growth forecast for 2018… years will "be a testing time for business in the UK". Uncertainties around Brexit… connectivity, which lower productivity and hold UK businesses back." Wake-up call…


'Why UK Asians need to talk more about suicide'
…. In 2016, 1,457 women in the UK took their own lives but it is not clear how many…


Schoolchildren across UK support Grenfell Tower campaign
…Schoolchildren across the country wore green on Friday in memory of people affected by the Grenfell Tower tragedy. The "Green For Grenfell" campaign was organised to celebrate unity and community spirit.…