The Queen's Speech - what you need to know in two minutes

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 8:26pm
Didn't catch Her Majesty outlining the government's plans for the year? Don't worry, we got you.

‘We’ve never seen anything like this before’ – Richards on how Man City won Premier League title

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 7:58pm
'Pep Guardiola's system, and a few surprises' - BBC pundit Micah Richards explains what lies behind Manchester City's third Premier League title in four years.

Queen's Speech: Government makes pledges on animal welfare

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 6:49pm
All creatures great and small will be protected in the new proposals, according to the Queen's Speech.

Queen's Speech: How this year broke with traditions

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 6:22pm
There were some notable breaks with tradition this year as the Queen formally opened Parliament.

Covid inquiry to take place within this Parliament, says PM

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 6:11pm
It is the first time Boris Johnson has put a timeframe on when an inquiry into the pandemic will be held.

Kirby in but no Kerr? Data analysts make their WSL team of the year

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 5:47pm
Chelsea forward Fran Kirby was the best player in this season's Women's Super League - according to statistics from Carteret Analytics.

Uefa gives green light for 'limited number' of fans at Scottish Cup final

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 5:43pm
The SFA seek government approval for up to 3,000 fans to attend the Scottish Cup final between Hibernian and St Johnstone.

What are Eid and Ramadan and when are they?

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 5:37pm
Ramadan is one of the most important events in the Islamic calendar, but it's been affected by lockdown.

Newly-released texts reveal extent of David Cameron's Greensill lobbying

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 5:37pm
David Cameron and his staff sent ministers and officials 45 messages in less than four months.

Covid-19: PM says inquiry this Parliament, and the officers fined for lockdown breaches

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 5:31pm
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Tuesday evening.

Yat-Sen Chang: Ballet dancer found guilty of sex assaults

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 4:57pm
Yat-Sen Chang attacked female students while working in London between 2009 and 2016.

St Michael's Mount in Cornwall seeks live-in castle officer

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 4:56pm
A love of Cornwall is a must for this job and people who suffer from sea sickness need not apply.

Budget: Australia tries to win back women with childcare boost

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 4:32pm
The government's new budget boosts childcare and women's health, but critics say more reform is needed.

Fred West police search Gloucester cafe for Mary Bastholm

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 4:27pm
Police looking for suspected murder victim Mary Bastholm are assessing whether to excavate the site.

Covid in Scotland: Hugging and indoor visits to resume from Monday

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 3:06pm
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says the changes will come into effect in most of the country from Monday.

Queen's Speech 2021: Pomp and pageantry pared back

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 2:58pm
Instead of the normal pomp and pageantry, this year saw ceremonial aspects pared back due to coronavirus.

Legendary keeper Buffon, 43, to leave Juventus - again

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 2:12pm
Veteran Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon announces he will leave the Serie A club at the end of the season.

Israel-Palestinians: Old grievances fuel new fighting

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 1:58pm
Failure to tackle deep-seated issues meant fresh violence between the two sides was a matter of time.

Prince Philip's death has left an empty seat at table, says Charles

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 1:38pm
The Prince of Wales references the loss of his father in a message to Muslims to mark Eid.

Anthony Joshua v Tyson Fury: Fight to take place in Saudi Arabia, says Eddie Hearn

BBC News - 11 May 2021 - 1:35pm
Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury's world heavyweight title fight will take place in Saudi Arabia, says Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn.


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