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asianage
Archiving memoriesIn a slightly mocking style, a question was put to the foreign secretary whethe
Archiving memories
asianage / Posted 8 hours ago
In a slightly mocking style, a question was put to the foreign secretary whether Palmerston, the resident mouser at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, was a EU spy leaking valuable information? Philip Hammond, the foreign secretary, assured... Read more
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Irish Examiner
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. “The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. “The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip.” The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: “We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
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Shropshire Star
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon' « Shropshire StarOK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon' « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
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Express and Star
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon' « Express & StarOK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon' « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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Bolton News
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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Croydon Guardian
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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Hampshire Chronicle
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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This is Oxfordshire
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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Northern Echo
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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West Moreland Gazette
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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Kingston Guardian
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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Oxford Mail
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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Streatham Guardian
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Streatham Guardian / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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Bury Times
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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Gazette
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Gazette / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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guardian-series
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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Harrow Times
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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Gazette News
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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This is West Country
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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Belfast Telegraph
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made
British woman killed in Thailand speedboat accident 'was on honeymoon'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
OK and that was why he went out. "The wind blew very, very strong and it made the boat go under the waves and flip." The Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: "We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
209 related stories
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walesonline
Welsh holidaymaker in a coma after falling from a hotel balconyGuard officers are probing the incident but say there is nothing at this stage
Welsh holidaymaker in a coma after falling from a hotel balcony
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
Guard officers are probing the incident but say there is nothing at this stage to indicate any crime has taken place. A Foreign and Commonwealth Office spokeswoman said: “We are providing support to the family of a British national who was taken... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Tourist killed in speedboat crash in Thailand believed to be from Manchestervictims were rescued by a passing speedboat, while others were forced to wait f
Tourist killed in speedboat crash in Thailand believed to be from Manchester
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
victims were rescued by a passing speedboat, while others were forced to wait for a rescue vessel. A spokesman for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: “We are supporting the family of a British woman who has sadly died following a boat... Read more
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ABC News
Queen Elizabeth II Oversees a Royal ReviewAcademy, April 12, 2006, in Surrey, England. Britain's Queen Elizabeth II look
Queen Elizabeth II Oversees a Royal Review
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
Academy, April 12, 2006, in Surrey, England. Britain's Queen Elizabeth II looks up and waves to members of staff of The Foreign and Commonwealth Office as she ends an official visit, which is part of her Jubilee celebrations in London, Dec. 18,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
How safe are Liverpool's favourite holiday destinations?and Tunisia. In Europe, terrorist incidents in Paris and Brussels in the past
How safe are Liverpool's favourite holiday destinations?
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
and Tunisia. In Europe, terrorist incidents in Paris and Brussels in the past 12 months have heightened security. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) keeps track of security alerts in countries across the world and has issued a series of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland fans' Embassy will be on hand to aid supporters in France and help them be true ambassadors for NIof Official Northern Ireland Supporters' Clubs (AONISC) is working with the PSN
Northern Ireland fans' Embassy will be on hand to aid supporters in France and help them be true ambassadors for NI
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
of Official Northern Ireland Supporters' Clubs (AONISC) is working with the PSNI, Irish Football Association and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to form a Northern Ireland Fans' Embassy. Up to 50,000 supporters from here - some as old as... Read more
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International Business Times
French fuel strike: Foreign Office issues warning to Britons travelling to France refinery near Marseilles. The unions immediately called for strikes at all eigh
French fuel strike: Foreign Office issues warning to Britons travelling to France
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
refinery near Marseilles. The unions immediately called for strikes at all eight refineries nationwide. In a statement the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) said: ":Following industrial action (blockades of fuel depots), fuel purchasing... Read more
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asianage
UK foreign office cat under scanner for being ‘EU spy’that the “chief mouser” at the UK’s foreign office could be a European Union (E
UK foreign office cat under scanner for being ‘EU spy’
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
that the “chief mouser” at the UK’s foreign office could be a European Union (EU) spy. Palmerston, a cat adopted by the foreign and Commonwealth office, had been recently announced as the “chief mouser” to help tackle the problem of mice in the... Read more
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asianage
UK foreign office cat under scanner for being �EU spy'that the “chief mouser” at the UK’s foreign office could be a European Union (E
UK foreign office cat under scanner for being �EU spy'
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
that the “chief mouser” at the UK’s foreign office could be a European Union (EU) spy. Palmerston, a cat adopted by the foreign and Commonwealth office, had been recently announced as the “chief mouser” to help tackle the problem of mice in the... Read more
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Scotsman
Police Scotland cash crisis driving controversial link-upsat ways of “legitimately raising revenue” and was operating with the full knowl
Police Scotland cash crisis driving controversial link-ups
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
at ways of “legitimately raising revenue” and was operating with the full knowledge of the Scottish Government and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). Under questioning from Labour MP David Winnick about links to countries with records... Read more
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Scotsman
Police Scotland under financial pressure to provide trainingat ways of “legitimately raising revenue” and was operating with the full knowl
Police Scotland under financial pressure to provide training
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
at ways of “legitimately raising revenue” and was operating with the full knowledge of the Scottish Government and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). Under questioning from Labour MP David Winnick about links to countries with records... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
UK ‘disagrees’ with Bangladesh government’s explanation on recent killingsthe victims for ‘insulting Islam.’ “...we think the problem goes beyond that,”
UK ‘disagrees’ with Bangladesh government’s explanation on recent killings
Bdnews24.com / Posted 4 days ago
the victims for ‘insulting Islam.’ “...we think the problem goes beyond that,” said Swire, the minister of state for the foreign and commonwealth office. Bangladesh has seen a wave of attacks on secular writers and bloggers as well as on members... Read more
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Scotsman
Police Scotland under financial pressure due to overseas training dealsat ways of “legitimately raising revenue” and was operating with the full knowl
Police Scotland under financial pressure due to overseas training deals
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
at ways of “legitimately raising revenue” and was operating with the full knowledge of the Scottish Government and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). Under questioning from Labour MP David Winnick about links to countries with records... Read more
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Scotsman
Police made £1.8m from controversial overseas training dealsat ways of “legitimately raising revenue” and was operating with the full knowl
Police made £1.8m from controversial overseas training deals
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
at ways of “legitimately raising revenue” and was operating with the full knowledge of the Scottish Government and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). Under questioning from Labour MP David Winnick about links to countries with records... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
France petrol chaos: British families left stranded in their cars as petrol pumps go dryAA urged drivers waiting to fill up their tanks in France to take advantage of
France petrol chaos: British families left stranded in their cars as petrol pumps go dry
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
AA urged drivers waiting to fill up their tanks in France to take advantage of cheaper oil prices to "think again". The Foreign and Commonwealth Office has updated its travel advice with a warning over fuel rationing in parts of northern and... Read more
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International Business Times
Violence in Marseilles as riot police break up petrol blockade ahead of nationwide protests eight refineries has had a particularly adverse effect on petrol stations in th
Violence in Marseilles as riot police break up petrol blockade ahead of nationwide protests
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
eight refineries has had a particularly adverse effect on petrol stations in the north and north-west of the country. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office has warned that following the fuel blockade that: "Fuel purchasing restrictions have been put... Read more
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express
Britons are feeling the full effect of the French fuel strikethe Channel.” The dispute over labour market reforms has led to motorway block
Britons are feeling the full effect of the French fuel strike
express / Posted 6 days ago
the Channel.” The dispute over labour market reforms has led to motorway blockades and protests at fuel refineries. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office has updated its travel advice with a warning over fuel rationing in northern France.Related... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel suppliesdue to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel supplies
Kingston Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
due to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in protest at labour market reforms. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office updated its travel advice with a warning over fuel rationing in parts of northern and... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel suppliesdue to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel supplies
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
due to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in protest at labour market reforms. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office updated its travel advice with a warning over fuel rationing in parts of northern and... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel suppliesdue to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel supplies
Streatham Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
due to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in protest at labour market reforms. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office updated its travel advice with a warning over fuel rationing in parts of northern and... Read more
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Bury Times
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel suppliesdue to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel supplies
Bury Times / Posted 6 days ago
due to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in protest at labour market reforms. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office updated its travel advice with a warning over fuel rationing in parts of northern and... Read more
23 related stories
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Gazette
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel suppliesdue to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel supplies
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
due to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in protest at labour market reforms. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office updated its travel advice with a warning over fuel rationing in parts of northern and... Read more
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guardian-series
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel suppliesdue to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel supplies
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
due to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in protest at labour market reforms. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office updated its travel advice with a warning over fuel rationing in parts of northern and... Read more
23 related stories
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Harrow Times
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel suppliesdue to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel supplies
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
due to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in protest at labour market reforms. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office updated its travel advice with a warning over fuel rationing in parts of northern and... Read more
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This is West Country
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel suppliesdue to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel supplies
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
due to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in protest at labour market reforms. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office updated its travel advice with a warning over fuel rationing in parts of northern and... Read more
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Gazette News
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel suppliesdue to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel supplies
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
due to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in protest at labour market reforms. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office updated its travel advice with a warning over fuel rationing in parts of northern and... Read more
23 related stories
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Bolton News
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel suppliesdue to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in
Britons stranded in France as industrial dispute affects fuel supplies
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
due to filling stations imposing restrictions amid blockades of fuel depots in protest at labour market reforms. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office updated its travel advice with a warning over fuel rationing in parts of northern and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
British-made cluster bomb found in Yemeni village targeted by Saudi-led coalitionwent off.” An employee inspects a building destroyed by Saudi-led air strikes
British-made cluster bomb found in Yemeni village targeted by Saudi-led coalition
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
went off.” An employee inspects a building destroyed by Saudi-led air strikes in Sanaa, Yemen (AP) A spokesperson for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office said: “The UK is not a member of the Saudi-led Coalition. British personnel are not involved... Read more
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