The Church of England's governing body voted against allowing the consecration of women bishops. In other parts of the global Anglican communion, including in the Episcopal church in the US, women already serve in that role.
In 1944, Britain introduced the Eleven Plus exam. School students age 11 who passed this mandatory test could enroll in elite secondary schools. The Conservative-led government is starting to re-introduce it.
The Scottish Isle of Lewis has been granted official EU food protection for one of its traditional delicacies. The recipe for the local sausage made of cooked pigs blood, oatmeal, and spices has been handed down for hundreds of years. Can you name it?
In September 2012, a man in his 20s was found dead in a suburban street in west London. The BBC's Rob Walker has been following the police investigation into who he was and how he must have fallen from a plane flying overhead.