Tag Archives: UK

Date set for independence referendum

It was announced in Edinburgh today, by First Minister Alex Salmond, that the Scottish independence referendum will take place on 18 September 2014. Voters will be asked “Should Scotland be an independent country?” with the answer options of yes or … Continue reading

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OPINION: Barclays pays out the big bucks

Today it was reported by the BBC that a more than 400 employees of Barclays bank earned more than £1m last year. This comes after a number of scandals made by the bank last year when they submitted false interest … Continue reading

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Police will re-open requested sex abuse cases

Dropped child sex investigations in the UK are likely to be reopened in an a bid to change the way the criminal justice system challenges sexual abuse. Director of Public Prosecutions, Keir Starmer has set out a range of plans … Continue reading

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OPINION: Horse meat, faeces, could this get any worse?

I like burgers, I also like IKEA meatballs, I adore the chocolate almond cake it sells in its cafes and shops, however as a horse lover and a no s**t type of gal I’m a losing faith in retailers as … Continue reading

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The man who leaked the Leveson Report.

That blue booklet is something the British press have feared since the start of the Leveson Inquiry- the final report. However now that the Leveson Report is out, loud, and proud we journalists can take a deep breath. So what are … Continue reading

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Leveson report marks a huge day for British press

Finally the day British journalists have anxiously been waiting for – the outcome of the Leveson Inquiry. On Thursday Lord Justice of Appeal Brain Leveson will present his report stating his recommendations for press regulation in the UK. A scary … Continue reading

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4G Will Launch In 16 Cities Across The UK

Finally!!! What we Brits have all been waiting for – a higher speed internet connection. But don’t get too excited only London, Birmingham, Cardiff, Bristol, Belfast, Derby, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Hull, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Nottingham, Newcastle, Sheffield and Southampton will be … Continue reading

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