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World Diabetes Day: ‘What I wish people knew about my condition’

Image copyright April Catherine Jones Image caption April says her friends didn’t know what to do when she had a hypo On World Diabetes Day, three people talk about what it’s like to live with…

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The face-mapping technology raising fears about fake news

This facial mapping technology has been designed to improve television language dubbing, but it also has strong potential for those seeking to deceive. BBC’s Media Editor Amol Rajan looks at the benefits and risks –…


Michelle Keegan vlogs about her cervical cancer screening

Image copyright PA Image caption The actress said she would use excuses to avoid the test Michelle Keegan has urged women to go for smear tests in an Instagram post about her own test. The…


How my tweet about WW2 started a debate

Scottish-Pakistani writer Amna Saleem brings her tweet to life. Challenged on Twitter on whether Pakistanis defended Britain, her reply proved to be educational not only for her, but for others. Produced by Safia Mohamed Filmed…


Parole Board chairwoman ‘concerned’ about lack of black panel members

The new chairwoman of the Parole Board has said it is a “significant concern” that none of its 240 members is black. Caroline Corby said just 13 members of the board, which decides the release…


Nicola Sturgeon speaks about abuse of Neil Lennon

Nicola Sturgeon has said “nobody should have to suffer the abuse and attacks” that Neil Lennon has had to suffer. The first minister made the comments after she was asked a question by Labour MSP…


Rangers to complain about ref Willie Collum after Daniel Candeias red card

Willie Collum (centre) sent-off Daniel Candeias (right) after an exchange with Anton Ferdinand Rangers are to complain to the Scottish FA about referee Willie Collum, labelling his decision to send off Daniel Candeias in Saturday’s…


Ex-soldier Simon Brown talks about mental health recovery

An ex-soldier who suffered post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after witnessing mass graves in Kosovo says a new service providing trauma support to ex-serviceman could save lives. Since its introduction in April, more than 200 people…


Coleman ‘worried about Liverpool donation’

It took Liverpool fan Sean Cox three months to regain consciousness after he was attacked by a Roma fan Everton defender Seamus Coleman worried fans would question him for making a donation to help an…


Children’s services: What do we know about the children most in need?

Image copyright Getty Images More families struggling, more children needing protection, difficulties recruiting enough social workers and tighter budgets are all factors in what councils in England say is a crisis facing children’s services. The…


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