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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Lib Dem leader: To be taken seriously in the UK you have to hide your faith

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has called Theresa May's threat that security co-operation could be weakened if Brexit negotiations stall “utterly scandalous”. The Prime Minister put the prospect ...

Supreme Court president Lord Neuberger says judges will keep listening to European Court o...

Judiciary vacancies are increasingly being left unfilled due to a serious shortage of suitably qualified candidates. Photograph: Homer Sykes/Getty Images. Judiciary. Allow judiciary to work until 75,...

Suspect in four-year-old girl’s hit-and-run death ‘fled UK hours later’

A suspected passenger in a hit-and-run car that left a four-year-old girl dead appeared in court for the first time today. Violet-Grace Youens and grandmother Angela French, 55, were crossing Prescot...

Scottish Parliament votes in favour of a second independence referendum

Whatever the result of the June 2016 referendum, the future of UKIP was in doubt. Should the public vote for the country to remain part of the European Union, UKIP would continue making the case for ...

COPELAND WAS THE FINAL STRAW: CORBYN MUST RESIGN

On the day Article 50 is triggered, the Labour leader neglects to hold the Prime Minister to account on the UK's future outside the European Union. Sign up to the Staggers Morning Call email *. By An...

‘Why can’t you wait?’ SNP MP put on the spot over Scottish independence ...

THERESA May shot down talk of a second referendum on Scottish independence in a seemingly awkward meeting with Nicola Sturgeon. By Joshua Nevett / Published 27th March 2017. nicola sturgeon theresa m...

“Get on the floor!”: Heavily armed anti-terror cops slam man onto ground and h...

The financial resilience of the West Midlands tourism sector is being tested, with a new study concluding that 30% of regional operators are at an above average risk of insolvency. This is the highes...

Who was Mark Duggan? Tottenham man shot by police whose death sparked the 2011 London riot...

THE fatal shooting of Mark Duggan by police led to some of the worst riots in England's recent history. An inquest into his death in 2011 cleared armed officers of any wrongdoing, sparking outrage wi...

‘Get him off me!’: Horrifying screams of man mauled to death by Staffie ‘...

A dog owner mauled to death by his Staffie was being interviewed by the BBC at the time, it has been claimed. A 41-year-old man died after being bitten on the neck at his home in Wood Green, North Lo...

Parliament’s Brexit watchdog is divided over a “pessimistic” report on T...

MPs walked out of a meeting today because they were presented with a Brexit document that was 'too gloomy', it was reported. A number of MPs who backed Brexit left the private meeting of the Commons ...

Thousands hold hands at Westminster Bridge vigil one week after terror attack

A security cordon in place outside the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, after a terrorist attack which has so far claimed the lives of four people. Photo supplied by SWNS News Agency. 06:...

Brexit blow as German leader Angela Merkel slaps down Theresa May by blocking parallel tal...

Theresa May is facing resistance from German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the European Parliament to her goal of conducting negotiations on Britain's future trade relations with Europe at the same ti...

Stansted activists attack “repellent” deportation policies, as protest brings ...

The runway at Stansted was closed on Tuesday night after protesters ran out to prevent a plane carrying eight deportees from taking off. The campaign groups End Deportations, Plane Stupid and activis...

Appeal for further information after murder of man in Wrexham

A property in Old Colwyn has been searched as part of the investigation of a suspicious death in Wrexham. The search on the home in Llysfaen Road in Old Colwyn came after police were called at 8.23am...

Westminster Attack Khalid Masood’s Mother Janet Ajao Condemns His ‘Atrocity...

The minaret of a mosque in Birmingham, England, where Khalid Masood resided before he attacked Parliament in London last week. Credit Christopher Furlong/Getty Images. Advertisement. BIRMINGHAM, Engl...

No Stormont budget – what happens next?

However unpalatable and unacceptable all the alternatives are to an agreement restoring the Northern Ireland Executive, we have, in the words of Sinn Féin Northern leader Michelle O'Neill, “come to t...

UK police catching motorists on phones by sitting atop double-decker buses

You wait all day to spot a police officer, then three come along at once. In a new crime-fighting initiative, a team of police in Plymouth commandeered a double-decker bus to catch drivers using mobi...

Violet Grace Youens death: Girl, 4, who died in hit-and-run saved two lives with organ don...

THE Steve Prescott Bridge will be lit up purple tonight in memory of four-year-old Violet Grace Youens, who died following a hit-and-run on Friday. Tonight (Monday, March 27), the bridge will turn 'v...

Mild conditions to last until Easter as Scottish resort tops 20C

Get the SPF ready...this week's set to be sunny! And could we get hottest Easter ever? 0 comments. TEMPERATURES are set to stay high this week. Forecasters are predicting temperatures of 18-19 degree...

What is Calexit, why could California split in two and what does Nigel Farage have to do w...

The 'Bad Boys of Brexit' who led the campaign to break Britain away from the European Union have taken on a new exit challenge: splitting California into two states. Former UKip leader Nigel Farage a...