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Guardian Unlimited
France prepares to bulldoze half of 'Jungle' migrant campFrance intends to bulldoze half of the makeshift “Jungle” camp in Calais and au
France prepares to bulldoze half of 'Jungle' migrant camp
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 31 minutes ago
France intends to bulldoze half of the makeshift “Jungle” camp in Calais and authorities have given one week’s warning to between 800 and 1,000 migrants and refugees to leave a seven-hectare southern section of the site. “The time has come to move... Read more
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Oxford Mail
The hapless and deprived in UK deserve help firstI READ your article (February 1) about a young couple, Jack Leahy and Madeleine
The hapless and deprived in UK deserve help first
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
I READ your article (February 1) about a young couple, Jack Leahy and Madeleine Lott, arranging to travel to the Calais “Jungle” camp to help migrants and so-called refugees there. It strikes me that this couple are from well-off, middle-class... Read more
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express
Family paid gang £40,000 to be smuggled into Britain – but kingpin walks FREE from court AN Iranian criminal gang charged a family more than £40,000 to get to Britain
Family paid gang £40,000 to be smuggled into Britain – but kingpin walks FREE from court
express / Posted 3 hours ago
AN Iranian criminal gang charged a family more than £40,000 to get to Britain, but the people smuggling gang kingpin has managed to walk from court a free... Read more
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Shropshire Star
‘I won’t pay £10,000 fine’: Telford lorry driver in stowaway migrants case « Shropshire StarJim Rushton, from Telford, said he had completed all the required checks and ha
‘I won’t pay £10,000 fine’: Telford lorry driver in stowaway migrants case « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 5 hours ago
Jim Rushton, from Telford, said he had completed all the required checks and had even gone through a Government electronic probe designed to detect immigrants before the stowaways were found just as he was about to board the boat. Mr Rushton, from... Read more
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Daily Mirror
George Osborne’s psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patientPsychiatrist Adam Osborne, 39, threatened the mother-of-two when she reported h
George Osborne’s psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patient
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 hours ago
Psychiatrist Adam Osborne, 39, threatened the mother-of-two when she reported him, telling her: “I will make sure you pay”. The Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service (MPTS) ruled that his fitness to practise was impaired by reason of misconduct and... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos | 02.11.16 | News & Observer A Chinese blacksmith throws molten metal against a
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
02.11.16 | News & Observer A Chinese blacksmith throws molten metal against a cold stone wall to create sparks, during the Lunar New Year celebration in Nuanquan, Hebei province on February 11, 2016. For over 300 years, the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Duo accused of trafficking heroin into Washington CountyDAY BLOCK TOWNSHIP, Maine — A duo from Connecticut were arrested late Wednesday
Duo accused of trafficking heroin into Washington County
Bangor Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
DAY BLOCK TOWNSHIP, Maine — A duo from Connecticut were arrested late Wednesday evening on suspicion of importing heroin into Washington County, officials said. Heath Jones-Sanchez, 24, of Waterbury was charged with trafficking in heroin, a Class B... Read more
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heraldscotland
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patientDr Osborne did not attend the four-day disciplinary hearing in Manchester which
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patient
heraldscotland / Posted 18 hours ago
Dr Osborne did not attend the four-day disciplinary hearing in Manchester which heard how the woman - referred to as Patient A - took an overdose of alcohol and prescription drugs in an attempt to end her own life two days after he broke off the... Read more
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asianage
Refugees dream of England, at Belgian portIranian Christian migrants at a makeshift shelter outside a church in the Belgi
Refugees dream of England, at Belgian port
asianage / Posted 18 hours ago
Iranian Christian migrants at a makeshift shelter outside a church in the Belgian port town of Zeebrugge. — AFP For months Iranian Christian migrants have been sleeping in a makeshift shelter outside a church in the Belgian port town of Zeebrugge,... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Refugees get a boost from Shakespeare's HamletThe enthusiastic whooping and cheering almost drowned out Bernardo’s opening li
Refugees get a boost from Shakespeare's Hamlet
Mail & Guardian / Posted 18 hours ago
The enthusiastic whooping and cheering almost drowned out Bernardo’s opening line, “Who’s there?”, but five minutes in, a particularly unlikely matinee audience was engrossed. Under a steely grey sky, in bitterly cold weather, actors from... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Herts Advertiser join St Albans for Refugees to help drop off third load of donations in Calais Reporter Sophie Crockett joined St Alband For Refugees (StAR) on their trip t
Herts Advertiser join St Albans for Refugees to help drop off third load of donations in Calais
Herts Advertiser / Posted 21 hours ago
Reporter Sophie Crockett joined St Alband For Refugees (StAR) on their trip to drop off the donations Volunteers travelled to Calais with enough... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
"The Kiss" and other Rodin bronzes up for auction in ParisPARIS: Five small bronze statues by French 19th century sculptor Auguste Rodin
"The Kiss" and other Rodin bronzes up for auction in Paris
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 hours ago
PARIS: Five small bronze statues by French 19th century sculptor Auguste Rodin will be auctioned in Paris next week, including a cast of his celebrated "The Kiss", which is estimated at 1.5 to 2 million euros (US$1.70-2.27 million). The five... Read more
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Daily Record
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother is struck off after sleeping with patientAdam Osborne, who is five years younger than his brother, threatened the mother
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother is struck off after sleeping with patient
Daily Record / Posted 22 hours ago
Adam Osborne, who is five years younger than his brother, threatened the mother-of-two when she reported him to the General Medical Council (GMC), telling her "I will make sure you pay" after he ended the affair by email. The Medical Practitioners... Read more
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Evening Standard
George Osborne's brother struck off for sex with vulnerable patientChancellor George Osborne’s psychiatrist brother has been struck off from the m
George Osborne's brother struck off for sex with vulnerable patient
Evening Standard / Posted 23 hours ago
Chancellor George Osborne’s psychiatrist brother has been struck off from the medical profession after admitting a sexual relationship with a vulnerable patient. Adam Osborne, who is five years younger than his brother, threatened the mother-of-two... Read more
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Daily Star
George Osborne's brother struck off after 'inappropriate' sexual affair with patientDISMISSED: Osborne's brother has been struck off the medical register Chancell
George Osborne's brother struck off after 'inappropriate' sexual affair with patient
Daily Star / Posted 23 hours ago
DISMISSED: Osborne's brother has been struck off the medical register Chancellor George Osborne's psychiatrist brother Adam Osborne has been struck off the medical register. Adam Osborne, who is five years younger than his brother, threatened the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off for 'profoundly unacceptable' affair with vulnerable patientDr Osborne, who has been helping Syrian refugees in Calais, qualified as a doct
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off for 'profoundly unacceptable' affair with vulnerable patient
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 hours ago
Dr Osborne, who has been helping Syrian refugees in Calais, qualified as a doctor in 2004. He admitted all the allegations he faced. The hearing was told he had been treating Patient A at a private practice in central London for depression, anxiety... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patientChancellor George Osborne's psychiatrist brother has been struck off the medica
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patient
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
Chancellor George Osborne's psychiatrist brother has been struck off the medical register after admitting to a two-year sexual relationship with a vulnerable patient. Adam Osborne, who is five years younger than his brother, threatened the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patientChancellor George Osborne's psychiatrist brother has been struck off the medica
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patient
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 23 hours ago
Chancellor George Osborne's psychiatrist brother has been struck off the medical register after admitting to a two-year sexual relationship with a vulnerable patient. Adam Osborne, who is five years younger than his brother, threatened the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patientChancellor George Osborne's psychiatrist brother has been struck off the medica
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patient
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 23 hours ago
Chancellor George Osborne's psychiatrist brother has been struck off the medical register after admitting to a two-year sexual relationship with a vulnerable patient. Adam Osborne, who is five years younger than his brother, threatened the... Read more
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Northern Echo
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patientDr Osborne did not attend the four-day disciplinary hearing in Manchester which
George Osborne's psychiatrist brother struck off over affair with patient
Northern Echo / Posted 23 hours ago
Dr Osborne did not attend the four-day disciplinary hearing in Manchester which heard how the woman - referred to as Patient A - took an overdose of alcohol and prescription drugs in an attempt to end her own life two days after he broke off the... Read more
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metro
London’s first organic, vegetarian, zero-waste restaurant opensIt might be the most ‘eco friendly’ restaurant in the city. Especially as most
London’s first organic, vegetarian, zero-waste restaurant opens
metro / Posted 23 hours ago
It might be the most ‘eco friendly’ restaurant in the city. Especially as most of their dishes can be made vegan on request. Tiny Leaf turns surplus food donated by local food suppliers into gourmet dishes. It is London’s first organic, vegetarian... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Peter Rhodes: A Jungle at Dover? « Shropshire StarTHEY are not cardboard, metal, textile or paper. They are not compostable and t
Peter Rhodes: A Jungle at Dover? « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
THEY are not cardboard, metal, textile or paper. They are not compostable and they aren't electrical goods. So how do I recycle my old hot-water bottle? HANG on. We were assured that leaving the EU would give us control of our borders. Yet the... Read more
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Salon.com
7 arrested in attack on Kurdish migrants in northern FrancePARIS (AP) — A French prosecutor says seven masked men carrying iron bars were
7 arrested in attack on Kurdish migrants in northern France
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
PARIS (AP) — A French prosecutor says seven masked men carrying iron bars were arrested overnight in northern France after an attack on migrants near the city of Calais. Prosecutor Eric Fouard told Le Parisien newspaper that the men aged 24 to 44,... Read more
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ABC News
7 Arrested in Attack on Kurdish Migrants in Northern FranceA French prosecutor says seven masked men carrying iron bars were arrested over
7 Arrested in Attack on Kurdish Migrants in Northern France
ABC News / Posted yesterday
A French prosecutor says seven masked men carrying iron bars were arrested overnight in northern France after an attack on migrants near the city of Calais. Prosecutor Eric Fouard told Le Parisien newspaper that the men aged 24 to 44, several from... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Asylum seeker concerns add to fears about BrexitREGARDING security considerations in the Brexit debate. I am writing to the Oxf
Asylum seeker concerns add to fears about Brexit
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
REGARDING security considerations in the Brexit debate. I am writing to the Oxford Mail, as a concerned reader of your newspaper, about the upcoming Brexit debate and subsequent referendum. Many of the arguments being advanced for and against Brexit... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Tim Farron chairs emergency summit on child refugeesWESTMORLAND and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron yesterday chaired an emergency cross-par
Tim Farron chairs emergency summit on child refugees
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
WESTMORLAND and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron yesterday chaired an emergency cross-party summit to look at the question of how Britain can support child refugees. Mr Farron has repeatedly called on the government to take in 3,000 unaccompanied child... Read more
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Breitbart
VIDEO – Calais Native Reveals Migrants Attack Children, Rape, Steal: ‘It Is Unimaginable What We Suffer’A video has emerged claiming to show a Calais native detailing a life filled wi
VIDEO – Calais Native Reveals Migrants Attack Children, Rape, Steal: ‘It Is Unimaginable What We Suffer’
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
A video has emerged claiming to show a Calais native detailing a life filled with “iron bars and… Molotov cocktails” in the besieged port town, now home to one of Europe’s most notorious migrant camps. Filmed at the ‘Save Our Country’ conference... Read more
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express
Affair has ruined my career says Osborne’s brother CHANCELLOR George Osborne’s brother last night admitted his medical career wa
Affair has ruined my career says Osborne’s brother
express / Posted yesterday
CHANCELLOR George Osborne’s brother last night admitted his medical career was in tatters after an affair with a patient. Adam Osborne admitted having sex with a patient in his care Psychiatrist... Read more
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express
The BBC has a 'culture of arrogance', scathing report reveals A CULTURE of arrogance at the BBC is exposed today in a scathing report deman
The BBC has a 'culture of arrogance', scathing report reveals
express / Posted yesterday
A CULTURE of arrogance at the BBC is exposed today in a scathing report demanding change. The BBC is criticised in the report for enlisting a stars to lobby on its behalf The... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Record Number Of Refugees Brave Deadly Winter And Clampdown In EuropeUNHCR The number of refugees who arrived in Europe by sea in January 2016 dwar
Record Number Of Refugees Brave Deadly Winter And Clampdown In Europe
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
UNHCR The number of refugees who arrived in Europe by sea in January 2016 dwarfs the number who arrived in January 2015. Images Show How Syrian Refugees Live And Why They Left Images Show How Syrian Refugees Live And Why They Left A man is... Read more
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NFL.com
Biggest boom-or-bust prospects in 2016 NFL DraftWith Valentine's Day coming up, it seems to me that there are some similarities
Biggest boom-or-bust prospects in 2016 NFL Draft
NFL.com / Posted yesterday
With Valentine's Day coming up, it seems to me that there are some similarities between online dating and scouting draft prospects. 2016 NFL DRAFT Teams can read through the prospects' profiles (in this case, scouting reports). General managers and... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Official: Earthquakes not unusual in MaineThe epicenters of the swarm of tremors were in McAdam, New Brunswick, beginning
Official: Earthquakes not unusual in Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
The epicenters of the swarm of tremors were in McAdam, New Brunswick, beginning at 4:43 a.m. Monday and continuing through 5:59 p.m., Berry said. As many as 21 earthquakes were recorded with only a few strong enough to be felt, he said. One of the... Read more
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The New Statesman
The campaign to keep Britain in Europe must be based on hope, not fearToday the Liberal Democrats launched our national campaign to keep Britain in E
The campaign to keep Britain in Europe must be based on hope, not fear
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
Today the Liberal Democrats launched our national campaign to keep Britain in Europe. With the polls showing the outcome of this referendum is on a knife-edge, our party is determined to play a decisive role in this once in a generation fight. This... Read more
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International Business Times
EU referendum: Lib Dem leader Tim Farron warns of pressures on NHS after Brexit The NHS could be put under further pressure if the UK broke away from the EU, T
EU referendum: Lib Dem leader Tim Farron warns of pressures on NHS after Brexit
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
The NHS could be put under further pressure if the UK broke away from the EU, Tim Farron has suggested. The Liberal Democrat warned that elderly ex-pats, forced to return to Britain after a split from Brussels, would place a significant strain on... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Peter Rodes: A Jungle at Dover? « Shropshire StarTHEY are not cardboard, metal, textile or paper. They are not compostable and t
Peter Rodes: A Jungle at Dover? « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
THEY are not cardboard, metal, textile or paper. They are not compostable and they aren't electrical goods. So how do I recycle my old hot-water bottle? HANG on. We were assured that leaving the EU would give us control of our borders. Yet the... Read more
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The New Statesman
Pegida UK: the new face of Britain’s far-right movement, and how to challenge itEnter Graham Brady’s office and you are treated to a magnificent panoramic view
Pegida UK: the new face of Britain’s far-right movement, and how to challenge it
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
Enter Graham Brady’s office and you are treated to a magnificent panoramic view of the Palace of Westminster and Parliament Square. It is an appropriately grand vantage point for one of the most influential MPs. As the chairman of the Conservative... Read more
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Breitbart
Hungary’s Border Fence Under Strain As Illegal Migrant Crossings GrowOver 1,000 people have been arrested at the border of Hungary and Serbia and ac
Hungary’s Border Fence Under Strain As Illegal Migrant Crossings Grow
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
Over 1,000 people have been arrested at the border of Hungary and Serbia and according to the Hungarian government the numbers of migrants attempting to cross illegally continues to grow. In spite of the controversial border fence – erected by... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The End Is Nigh For Europe As Officials Mull 2 Year Schengen "Suspension"schlonge Wonders what bearing this to have on ukropskiy dreams of visa-free Eu
The End Is Nigh For Europe As Officials Mull 2 Year Schengen "Suspension"
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
schlonge Wonders what bearing this to have on ukropskiy dreams of visa-free Europe for which they jumped on the maidan vigourously... you invited them, merkel. your problem. Shuttin ze door. so..this and the single currency benefit upon which the... Read more
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express
Wealthy towns urged: 'Take your fair share of migrants' WEALTHY towns in Britain are being urged to take their fair share of asylum s
Wealthy towns urged: 'Take your fair share of migrants'
express / Posted yesterday
WEALTHY towns in Britain are being urged to take their fair share of asylum seekers amid growing concerns migrants are creating ghettos in the country's most deprived areas. Asylum seekers are... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | The legacy of Europe's worst battleEnter Graham Brady’s office and you are treated to a magnificent panoramic view
In this week's magazine | The legacy of Europe's worst battle
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
Enter Graham Brady’s office and you are treated to a magnificent panoramic view of the Palace of Westminster and Parliament Square. It is an appropriately grand vantage point for one of the most influential MPs. As the chairman of the Conservative... Read more
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The New Statesman
The New Statesman Cover | The legacy of Europe's worst battleEnter Graham Brady’s office and you are treated to a magnificent panoramic view
The New Statesman Cover | The legacy of Europe's worst battle
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
Enter Graham Brady’s office and you are treated to a magnificent panoramic view of the Palace of Westminster and Parliament Square. It is an appropriately grand vantage point for one of the most influential MPs. As the chairman of the Conservative... Read more
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heraldscotland
David Mundell urges Nicola Sturgeon to campaign with him against BrexitHe also insisted making a positive case is "crucial" as he warned Mr Mundell no
David Mundell urges Nicola Sturgeon to campaign with him against Brexit
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
He also insisted making a positive case is "crucial" as he warned Mr Mundell not to repeat the "grinding negativity" of the "project fear" tactics used by those who opposed Scottish independence at the 2014 referendum. Speaking during Scotland... Read more
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Evening Standard
Meet the creative London volunteers at the heart of the Calais JungleIt takes Ben Harrison a long time to walk around the refugee camp just outside
Meet the creative London volunteers at the heart of the Calais Jungle
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
It takes Ben Harrison a long time to walk around the refugee camp just outside Calais, he says, “because I get mobbed”. This blond 20-year-old, who was born in Dulwich, organises housing here and is therefore highly in demand. People spot his yellow... Read more
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express
‘Europhile’ Tory MP now backs Brexit after Cameron’s ‘threadbare’ deal A SELF-described ‘europhile’ Tory MP has now come out in support of a British
‘Europhile’ Tory MP now backs Brexit after Cameron’s ‘threadbare’ deal
express / Posted 2 days ago
A SELF-described ‘europhile’ Tory MP has now come out in support of a British exit from the European Union as she savaged David Cameron’s “threadbare” renegotiation deal. Dr... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Telford lorry driver faces £10,000 fine over migrants hiding in his truck in Calais « Shropshire StarTelford MP Lucy Allan today announced that she would support Jim Rushton and wi
Telford lorry driver faces £10,000 fine over migrants hiding in his truck in Calais « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 2 days ago
Telford MP Lucy Allan today announced that she would support Jim Rushton and will write to the Home Secretary in a bid to help him. Mr Rushton, who works for BJ Waters Transport, says he was transporting plastic granules through the port when UK... Read more
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Daily Record
Alex Salmond quotes Dr Seuss to Commons in bid against holding EU referendumSalmond, who is fond of quoting Robert Burns, turned to Seuss verses as he trie
Alex Salmond quotes Dr Seuss to Commons in bid against holding EU referendum
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Salmond, who is fond of quoting Robert Burns, turned to Seuss verses as he tried to get Tory minister Ben Wallace to rule out a June EU poll. Salmond said: “We are not trying to get him to name the day. We are trying to get him to name when the day... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Derek Hatton: we must all fight racismRacism has been on the agenda in every decade – it just differs in style. Toda
Derek Hatton: we must all fight racism
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
Racism has been on the agenda in every decade – it just differs in style. Today, hardly helped by David Cameron’s scaremongering over the potential for Calais-style migrant camps in England, it is often fuelled by people’s fears over... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Bickley: Ten things we learned from the NFL in 2015Football is the school of hard knocks. It teaches you how to get up when you’re
Bickley: Ten things we learned from the NFL in 2015
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
Football is the school of hard knocks. It teaches you how to get up when you’re flat on your back. It teaches you to always throw deep because sometimes Hail Marys work. Here are 10 things we learned in the 2015 NFL season. 1. Quarterbacks get... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Sweden Arrests 14 For Plotting To Attack Migrant House With Axes, Iron PipesHow many have they arrested for plotting to rape Swedish women? What about Fra
Sweden Arrests 14 For Plotting To Attack Migrant House With Axes, Iron Pipes
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
How many have they arrested for plotting to rape Swedish women? What about France arresting the former head of the French Foreign Legion for speaking at an anti-immigration rally in Calais ? The rapefugees march down the street throughout Europe... Read more
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Daily Star
PM blasted for claims of migrant ‘Jungle’ in KentSIR PETER RICKETTS: Backed PM David Cameron’s warning of a “Kent Jungle” Mr Ca
PM blasted for claims of migrant ‘Jungle’ in Kent
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
SIR PETER RICKETTS: Backed PM David Cameron’s warning of a “Kent Jungle” Mr Cameron had suggested that passport checks would be moved from Calais in France to Britain. Former UK ambassador to Paris Sir Peter Ricketts said: “If the context changed,... Read more
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