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International Business Times
Tom Watson: Read Labour deputy leader's full speech to 2016 party conferencein Liverpool on Tuesday (27 September). Watson, who gave an impassioned defenc
Tom Watson: Read Labour deputy leader's full speech to 2016 party conference
International Business Times / Posted 2 hours ago
in Liverpool on Tuesday (27 September). Watson, who gave an impassioned defence of the achievements of the Tony Blair and Gordon Brown governments, also warned Labour members the party "can't afford" to continue bitter in-fighting. His speech in... Read more
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birminghammail
Tom Watson steals the show at Labour conferenceshow at Labour’s conference as he received a rapturous reception for a speech p
Tom Watson steals the show at Labour conference
birminghammail / Posted 2 hours ago
show at Labour’s conference as he received a rapturous reception for a speech praising the achievements of Tony Blair and Gordon Brown. The Labour Deputy Leader said his party should be ready for an early general election and would gain nothing... Read more
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The New Statesman
Tom Watson rouses Labour's conference as he comes out fightingchannelled the spirit of both Hugh Gaitskell ("fight, and fight, and fight agai
Tom Watson rouses Labour's conference as he comes out fighting
The New Statesman / Posted 3 hours ago
channelled the spirit of both Hugh Gaitskell ("fight, and fight, and fight again to save the party we love") and his mentor Gordon Brown (emulating his trademark rollcall of New Labour achivements). With his voice cracking, Watson recalled when... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
September 251962 to 1971, dies of bladder cancer at age 84 in Branson, Missouri. 2009: Pre
September 25
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 hours ago
1962 to 1971, dies of bladder cancer at age 84 in Branson, Missouri. 2009: President Barack Obama, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and French President Nicolas Sarkozy, in a joint TV appearance for a G-20 summit, accuse Iran of building a... Read more
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The Hindu
The Great American TV debatesa US-type model of debate featuring Nick Clegg (representing the Liberal Democr
The Great American TV debates
The Hindu / Posted 8 hours ago
a US-type model of debate featuring Nick Clegg (representing the Liberal Democrats), David Cameron (Conservatives) and Gordon Brown (Labour). The first debate The first-ever debate in a television studio took place on September 26, 1960... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dangote Group to Invest $20 Billion Petrochemical, Fertiliser Projectsis the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.". "As a mat
Dangote Group to Invest $20 Billion Petrochemical, Fertiliser Projects
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.". "As a matter of fact, I am a founding member of the Gordon Brown-led Global Business Coalition for Education. Education is also one of the cardinal areas that the Aliko Dangote... Read more
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heraldscotland
Hello, is that the proudest Scot in Mayfair? Baroness Mone talks roots ...you threaten to overrule him?” To Michael Howard on then prisons chief Derek L
Hello, is that the proudest Scot in Mayfair? Baroness Mone talks roots ...
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
you threaten to overrule him?” To Michael Howard on then prisons chief Derek Lewis. 2. “Why don’t people like you?” To Gordon Brown 3. “Do you know what a Slippery Nipple is? Trying to catch a young David Cameron out with a cocktail question... Read more
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Scotsman
Lesley Riddoch: Why Scottish Labour must back independenceTories – and that’s saying something. The time for delivering wooden platitudes
Lesley Riddoch: Why Scottish Labour must back independence
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Tories – and that’s saying something. The time for delivering wooden platitudes on TV is long past. It was past when Gordon Brown was still trying to make it an artform. Straight-talking is something Jeremy Corbyn understands. By and large he... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Robin V. Sears: When any government spends badly, progressives loseProgressive politicians, including former U.K. Prime Minister Gordon Brown and
Robin V. Sears: When any government spends badly, progressives lose
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted yesterday
Progressive politicians, including former U.K. Prime Minister Gordon Brown and his Finance Minister Ed Balls, along with many others in Canada and the U.S., admit ruefully that voters’ lack confidence in their ability to spend prudently and... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 251962 to 1971, dies of bladder cancer at age 84 in Branson, Missouri. 2009: Pre
September 25
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
1962 to 1971, dies of bladder cancer at age 84 in Branson, Missouri. 2009: President Barack Obama, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and French President Nicolas Sarkozy, in a joint TV appearance for a G-20 summit, accuse Iran of building a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 251962 to 1971, dies of bladder cancer at age 84 in Branson, Missouri. 2009: Pre
September 25
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
1962 to 1971, dies of bladder cancer at age 84 in Branson, Missouri. 2009: President Barack Obama, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and French President Nicolas Sarkozy, in a joint TV appearance for a G-20 summit, accuse Iran of building a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
September 251962 to 1971, dies of bladder cancer at age 84 in Branson, Missouri. 2009: Pre
September 25
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
1962 to 1971, dies of bladder cancer at age 84 in Branson, Missouri. 2009: President Barack Obama, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and French President Nicolas Sarkozy, in a joint TV appearance for a G-20 summit, accuse Iran of building a... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 251962 to 1971, dies of bladder cancer at age 84 in Branson, Missouri. 2009: Pre
September 25
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
1962 to 1971, dies of bladder cancer at age 84 in Branson, Missouri. 2009: President Barack Obama, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and French President Nicolas Sarkozy, in a joint TV appearance for a G-20 summit, accuse Iran of building a... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 251962 to 1971, dies of bladder cancer at age 84 in Branson, Missouri. 2009: Pre
September 25
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
1962 to 1971, dies of bladder cancer at age 84 in Branson, Missouri. 2009: President Barack Obama, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown and French President Nicolas Sarkozy, in a joint TV appearance for a G-20 summit, accuse Iran of building a... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Alan Turing’s court convictions go on display for the first timeMore In 2013, Turing was given a posthumous royal pardon after an official apo
Alan Turing’s court convictions go on display for the first time
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
More In 2013, Turing was given a posthumous royal pardon after an official apology by former Prime Minister Gordon Brown in 2009. On Thursday, the government said proposals to introduce new legislation that would pardon all gay men... Read more
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heraldscotland
Jeremy Corbyn ‘all over the place’ on pact with Nationalists, says Labour's Ian Murrayof Labour’s ruling national executive committee. It is due to meet again today
Jeremy Corbyn ‘all over the place’ on pact with Nationalists, says Labour's Ian Murray
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
of Labour’s ruling national executive committee. It is due to meet again today after the leadership result is announced. Gordon Brown, the former Prime Minister, has reportedly called on Labour MPs to rejoin Mr Corbyn’s frontbench team “for good... Read more
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heraldscotland
Doubts raised by Murray that Corbyn has categorically ruled out pre-election deal with SNPof Labour’s ruling national executive committee. It is due to meet again today
Doubts raised by Murray that Corbyn has categorically ruled out pre-election deal with SNP
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
of Labour’s ruling national executive committee. It is due to meet again today after the leadership result is announced. Gordon Brown, the former Prime Minister, has reportedly called on Labour MPs to rejoin Mr Corbyn’s frontbench team “for good... Read more
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The New Statesman
How do I leave the Labour party?said. He would like to see Corbyn and Smith sit down for a meal together. Refe
How do I leave the Labour party?
The New Statesman / Posted 4 days ago
said. He would like to see Corbyn and Smith sit down for a meal together. Referring to the restaurant where Tony Blair and Gordon Brown struck their infamous pact, he declared: “Troia could be the Granita - in a good way for the party. “I think... Read more
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Daily Mirror
John McDonnell reveals what's next for Labour if Jeremy Corbyn wins leadershipfire Bake Off or Strictly? Bake Off but with Ed Balls there I am deeply loyal
John McDonnell reveals what's next for Labour if Jeremy Corbyn wins leadership
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
fire Bake Off or Strictly? Bake Off but with Ed Balls there I am deeply loyal to him on Strictly. Tony Blair or Gordon Brown Tough one. I have always had a good relationship with Gordon Brown. Would you rather sing the Red Flag or the... Read more
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The New Statesman
A guide to the top ten London Film Festival screenings you should go and seepolitical career was when he resigned. His departure from the cabinet in 2009 –
A guide to the top ten London Film Festival screenings you should go and see
The New Statesman / Posted 4 days ago
political career was when he resigned. His departure from the cabinet in 2009 – in a failed attempt to help depose Gordon Brown – may have been a principled move but now looks rather quixotic. Before becoming secretary of state for work... Read more
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The New Statesman
New Times: John Harris on why Labour is losing its heartlandre-elected on the support of only 35.2 per cent of voters, and a mere 22 per ce
New Times: John Harris on why Labour is losing its heartland
The New Statesman / Posted 4 days ago
re-elected on the support of only 35.2 per cent of voters, and a mere 22 per cent of the total electorate. Ed Miliband and Gordon Brown managed vote shares of 29 per cent and 30 per cent, respectively. Now, support for Labour has dropped another... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Who is Jeremy Corbyn now? What you need to knowfar-left voters is matched by his unpopularity among the Labour old-guard, such
Who is Jeremy Corbyn now? What you need to know
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
far-left voters is matched by his unpopularity among the Labour old-guard, such as former prime ministers Tony Blair and Gordon Brown. "Between 1979 and 1997 the party was out of power for 18 years and lost four successive elections — it was a... Read more
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The New Statesman
The SNP are championing Waspi women - so why don't they fix pensions themselves?political career was when he resigned. His departure from the cabinet in 2009 –
The SNP are championing Waspi women - so why don't they fix pensions themselves?
The New Statesman / Posted 4 days ago
political career was when he resigned. His departure from the cabinet in 2009 – in a failed attempt to help depose Gordon Brown – may have been a principled move but now looks rather quixotic. Before becoming secretary of state for work... Read more
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The Christian Post
Bobby Brown Leaning on God After Nick Gordon VerdictBobbi Kristina Brown tweeted this picture on June 15, 2014, to wish her father,
Bobby Brown Leaning on God After Nick Gordon Verdict
The Christian Post / Posted 5 days ago
Bobbi Kristina Brown tweeted this picture on June 15, 2014, to wish her father, Bobby Brown, a Happy Father's Day. Bobby Brown is leaning on God to sort through the emotions stemming from his late daughter's love interest, Nick Gordon, being found... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Doubt, Nod for Sector Reform's Roadmapthe conditions this way are radically different. They are so bad that about tw
Doubt, Nod for Sector Reform's Roadmap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
the conditions this way are radically different. They are so bad that about two years ago, former British Prime Minister, Gordon Brown, and Director-General of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), Irina... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
David Miliband isn't the messiah who will return to save Labour from Jeremy Corbyn. He's an overrated political failureto 2008, when he wrote a deliberately provocative Guardian article, positioning
David Miliband isn't the messiah who will return to save Labour from Jeremy Corbyn. He's an overrated political failure
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
to 2008, when he wrote a deliberately provocative Guardian article, positioning himself as a potential leadership rival to Gordon Brown. It could have been the start of a coup against a failing prime minister; many of his friends certainly hoped... Read more
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Mashable
Thousands of gay men could finally be pardoned for historical 'offences'due course". Turing, a World War Two codebreaker, was pardoned posthumously in
Thousands of gay men could finally be pardoned for historical 'offences'
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
due course". Turing, a World War Two codebreaker, was pardoned posthumously in 2013 after an official apology was made by Gordon Brown, then prime minister, in 2009. The mathematician had been convicted of gross indecency in 1952 after an affair... Read more
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Times of Malta
Leo Brincat’s wildernessthe critics. He also remained, however, on the backbenches and ended up having
Leo Brincat’s wilderness
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
the critics. He also remained, however, on the backbenches and ended up having to form an alliance with a man he hated, Gordon Brown, in order to discuss a post-Blair scenario. When Cook died, Blair was on holiday and didn’t bother to return for... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Corbyn campaign attacks 'opaque' anti-Corbyn group's £335k fundsexist to foster the centre-left - and are seen as hostile to Jeremy Corbyn Lab
Jeremy Corbyn campaign attacks 'opaque' anti-Corbyn group's £335k funds
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
exist to foster the centre-left - and are seen as hostile to Jeremy Corbyn Labour Tomorrow was set up on April 1 by former Gordon Brown advisor Nicola Murphy, the wife of former shadow chancellor Chris Leslie. Lord Blunkett joined her as a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asia should be worried about Brexit: Former UK Trade Secretaryworld by Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Mr Mandelson, a political heavyweight w
Asia should be worried about Brexit: Former UK Trade Secretary
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
world by Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Mr Mandelson, a political heavyweight who held key posts in both the Tony Blair and Gordon Brown administrations, added that Asia had a vested interest in Brexit and urged Asia’s business leaders to help lobby... Read more
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International Business Times
The truth is out there: Aliens did not launch an attack on West Devonat the National Archives in Kew and feature correspondence to officials includi
The truth is out there: Aliens did not launch an attack on West Devon
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
at the National Archives in Kew and feature correspondence to officials including one in 2008 to the then prime minister Gordon Brown. "Dear Gordon Brown," it says, "Do you believe the British people have the right to know if our world has been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Invest in Education, Mutharika Urges Developing Worldto eliminating "bad ideologies" that fan terrorism. Education was also a human
Invest in Education, Mutharika Urges Developing World
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
to eliminating "bad ideologies" that fan terrorism. Education was also a human right issue. Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown told the commission that millions of girls and boys were condemned to child marriage, labour, or trafficked as... Read more
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express
Speculation rife Tony Blair is launching a POLITICAL COMEBACK after closing his businessconstituency in April Mr Blair quit as British Prime Minister in 2007 and hand
Speculation rife Tony Blair is launching a POLITICAL COMEBACK after closing his business
express / Posted 6 days ago
constituency in April Mr Blair quit as British Prime Minister in 2007 and handed over the reigns to then Labour chancellor Gordon Brown. Now Mr Blair, who was condemned in the Chilcot Inquiry over the Iraq war, is facing his unpopularity head on... Read more
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Express and Star
Labour leadership: Will deputy leader Tom Watson be able to keep plates spinning? « Express & Starposts, with his resignation as defence minister in 2006 following the notorious
Labour leadership: Will deputy leader Tom Watson be able to keep plates spinning? « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 6 days ago
posts, with his resignation as defence minister in 2006 following the notorious ‘currygate’ coup, when he met up with pro-Gordon Brown MPs in Wolverhampton’s Bilash restaurant to allegedly hatch a plot to drive Tony Blair from office. His... Read more
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express
No way back! Former Tony Blair advisor slams 'weak' Tim Farron in Newsnight rowout to be filled by a real opposition.” Mr Farron’s claims were laughed off by
No way back! Former Tony Blair advisor slams 'weak' Tim Farron in Newsnight row
express / Posted 6 days ago
out to be filled by a real opposition.” Mr Farron’s claims were laughed off by Mr Diamond, who worked for Mr Blair and Gordon Brown as an advisor. The former advisor said they face a tough return because of the broken promises on policies like... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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Harrow Times
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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This is West Country
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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Gazette News
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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Bolton News
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
EveningTimes Online / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
Croydon Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Gold 'Bugs' Rejoice – Central Banks Think You’re On To Something– the launch and early years of the euro experiment – was the “peak” fiat curre
Gold 'Bugs' Rejoice – Central Banks Think You’re On To Something
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
– the launch and early years of the euro experiment – was the “peak” fiat currency moment. That was also when chancellor Gordon Brown sold off a big chunk of the Bank of England’s gold at its lowest price for 20-odd years. Gold’s lowest point... Read more
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Northern Echo
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
Northern Echo / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisonsshe will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her
Theresa May laughs off Gordon Brown government comparisons
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
she will make a decision on Heathrow expansion as she rejected suggestions her administration had been characterised by Gordon Brown-style dithering. The Prime Minister refused to rule out the prospect of supporting extra runways at both... Read more
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