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Landmark North Yorkshire Fracking Operation Approved
Offbeat  (tags: Fracking, Evironment, Aproved, North Yorkshire, UK )

- 6 hours ago -
The first fracking operation in England since a ban was lifted in 2012 has been approved. North Yorkshire County Council considered a bid by Third Energy to extract shale gas at a site near Kirby Misperton in Ryedale.
Public Health England: Advice to Eat More Fat 'Irresponsible'
Offbeat  (tags: Foods, Saturated Fats, Health, Public Health England, UK )

- 11 hours ago -
Advice to eat more fat is irresponsible and potentially deadly, Public Health England's chief nutritionist has said.
Restaurant Owner Guilty Over Nut Death
Offbeat  (tags: Convicted, Manslaughter, Restaurant Owner, UK )

- 13 hours ago -
Indian restaurant owner convicted of manslaughter after customer died from allergic reaction to takeaway curry
FA Cup Final Quiz: Test Your Knowledge on the World's Oldest Football Competition
Offbeat  (tags: Sport, Football /Soccer, FA Cup Quiz, UK )

- 2 days ago -
The FA Cup final has provided us with plenty of dramatic moments down the years. But how much do you remember about the worldâEUR(TM)s oldest football competition? Watch our video clips and find out.
Can the Queen Vote in the EU Referendum?
Offbeat  (tags: EU Referendum, Queen, Strictly Neutral, Buckingham Palace, Electoral Commission, UK )

- 3 days ago -
The Sun newspaper's been told off for misleadingly reporting that the Queen's in favour of the UK leaving the European Union. But is she allowed to vote in next month's referendum, asks Justin Parkinson.
Pomp and Ceremony for Queen's Speech
Offbeat  (tags: Pomp and Ceremony, State Opening of Parliament, London, UK )

- 5 days ago -
The Queen has set out her government's plans for year ahead, in front of MPs and peers gathered at Westminster.
Sun's Queen Brexit Headline Ruled 'Misleading'
Offbeat  (tags: Media, Press, Press Watchdog, Violation of Regulations, Brexit, Queen, UK )

- 5 days ago -
The Sun breached press regulations with its front page headline suggesting the Queen was in favour of the UK leaving the EU, the press watchdog has ruled.
Queen at 90: Pomp and Pageantry at Royal Windsor Horse Show
Offbeat  (tags: Queen's 90th, Windsor Horse Show, Commonwealth, UK )

- 5 days ago -
The Queen has attended the Royal Windsor Horse show as part of celebrations marking her 90th birthday.
Queen's Speech: Prison Shake-Up at Heart of New Laws
Offbeat  (tags: Queen's Speech, Politics, State Opening of Parliament, UK )

- 5 days ago -
The government's planned new laws have been set out by the Queen - including the biggest prison shake-up in England and Wales "since Victorian times".
What Are Conditions Like Inside a Puppy Farm?
Offbeat  (tags: Secret Filming, Puppy Farm, Panorama, BBC, UK )

- 7 days ago -
Panorama investigates the ruthless world of the dog trade. Using secret filming it has uncovered some shocking truths about where and how these animals are bred - including the conditions inside puppy farms that breed dogs for the UK market.
Old Trafford: Controlled Explosion Carried Out as Man Utd Game Called Off
Offbeat  (tags: Sport, Footbal/Soccer, Bomb, Controlled Explosion, Old Trafford, Manchester, UK )

- 8 days ago -
A controlled explosion has been carried out at Old Trafford after a suspect package was found ahead of Manchester United's match against Bournemouth.
Trapped Fox Cub Rescued From Drain
Offbeat  (tags: Fox Cub, Drain Pipe, Rescued, UK )

- 9 days ago -
A fox cub fell down a drain in Bexhill and the East Sussex Wildlife Rescue and Ambulance Service came to the rescue.
From Royal Residences to Ruins: English Castles on Sale
Offbeat  (tags: Property, English Castles. Sale, UK )

- 9 days ago -
The chance to be king (or queen) of a castle rarely comes along, but as an ancient structure - complete with jousting field - is put on the market, aspiring royalty have the opportunity to buy Wigmore Castle in Herefordshire.
Why Washington Is Worried About Brexit
Offbeat  (tags: Brexit, UK, USA )

- 12 days ago -
Before plunging into the question of why America cares so much about whether Britain remains a member of the European Union, let's make a quick distinction.
Brexit Would Hurt Britain, US Foreign Policy Expert Says
Offbeat  (tags: Brexit, Foreign Policy, UK, USA. EU, Europe )

- 12 days ago -
How would the relationship between the White House and the UK change if Britain were no longer part of the EU?

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