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'I want to be the first wheelchair user in space'

BBC News - 27 May 2018 - 12:25am
South African disability rights campaigner Eddie Ndopu says he is "a living manifestation of possibility".

David Baddiel reveals why you have to 'laugh at illness and death'

BBC News - 27 May 2018 - 12:21am
The comic and writer tells Desert Island Discs it's how he processes life "getting darker".

Business groups write to PM urging Heathrow expansion

BBC News - 27 May 2018 - 12:12am
Business groups write to the prime minister urging the government not to waver on Heathrow expansion.

RBS closures decision criticised by MPs

BBC News - 27 May 2018 - 12:02am
A report says RBS has failed to appreciate the impact of its decision to close dozens of branches in Scotland.

Eugene Diamond League: Caster Semenya sets 800m world best time

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 11:55pm
South Africa's Caster Semenya sets the best time of 2018 in the 800m at the Diamond League meeting in Eugene, Oregon.

Biggest Weekend shows the power of a singalong

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 11:37pm
All killer, no filler... The singers who succeeded at the BBC's music festival focused on the hits.

The Papers: Liverpool's 'heartbreak' and abortion vote

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 11:23pm
Gareth Bale and his overhead kick features in many of Sunday's papers, along with Ireland's abortion vote.

Irish abortion referendum: 'We made history'

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 11:00pm
Supporters of the Yes campaign react to the overwhelming vote to overturn the abortion ban.

James Blake 'sad boy' statement: Artists support singer

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 9:23pm
James Blake has had enough of the "sad boy" label, and artists including Olly Alexander and Anne-Marie back him.

England v Pakistan: Jos Buttler seeks Lord's win against the odds

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 8:30pm
England's Jos Buttler believes England can beat Pakistan at Lord's despite conceding a first-innings lead of 179 and slipping to 110-6.

Irish abortion referendum: How it all unfolded

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 8:29pm
The Republic of Ireland has voted overwhelmingly to overturn the abortion ban by 66.4% to 33.6%.

Champions League final: Real Madrid v Liverpool - how you rated the players out of 10

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 8:25pm
How did you rate the players from both teams in the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Liverpool?

France wine auction: 1774 Vin Jaune fetches record price

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 8:13pm
A bottle of Vin Jaune dating back to 1774 sells for €103,700 at auction in eastern France.

Irish abortion referendum: Ireland overturns abortion ban

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 8:04pm
The Republic of Ireland votes to overturn its abortion ban with 66.4% backing reform of the constitution.

Ireland abortion referendum: UK minister hopes for NI law change

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 8:00pm
There is hope for NI, Penny Mordaunt says, after Ireland voted to overturn its abortion ban.

Fulham promoted after beating Villa

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 7:42pm
Ten-man Fulham hold off Aston Villa to win the Championship play-off final and seal a return to the Premier League.

Pint-sized TMS: England v Pakistan - England rally to hold slender lead

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 7:40pm
Jos Buttler and Dom Bess share a century partnership as England build a lead of 56 over Pakistan in the first Test at Lord's.

Monaco Grand Prix: All you need to know after Red Bull's mixed day in Monte Carlo

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 7:33pm
A tale of two Red Bull drivers, controversy at Ferrari, and Porsche rumours abound. All the latest from the Monaco GP paddock.

Irish abortion result a seismic shift

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 7:17pm
The vote for liberalisation marks a significant break away from the influence of the Catholic Church.

Timeline: Ireland and abortion

BBC News - 26 May 2018 - 7:10pm
BBC News NI takes a look back at the issue of abortion - one of the most controversial in Irish history.


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