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CBC.ca
Justin Trudeau's errant elbow has no impact on support, polls suggestthe Commons television feed shows Trudeau wading into a clutch of MPs, mostly N
Justin Trudeau's errant elbow has no impact on support, polls suggest
CBC.ca / Posted an hour ago
the Commons television feed shows Trudeau wading into a clutch of MPs, mostly New Democrats, and pulling Opposition whip Gordon Brown through the crowd in order to get a vote started. (Handout/House of Commons/Canadian Press) While Ipsos found... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | The Brexit odd squadOborne’s Not the Chilcot Report, a furious condemnation of Tony Blair ● Brendan
In this week's magazine | The Brexit odd squad
The New Statesman / Posted 3 hours ago
Oborne’s Not the Chilcot Report, a furious condemnation of Tony Blair ● Brendan Simms on Britain: Leading, Not Leaving by Gordon Brown. Los Angeles Diary: the DJ and producer Moby hears the coyotes calling and takes delivery of his new... Read more
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International Business Times
David Cameron 'hated' new enterprise tsar Lord Alan Sugar, who wanted George Osborne sacked a coup by appointing Lord Alan Sugar as his new enterprise tsar. The Apprentice
David Cameron 'hated' new enterprise tsar Lord Alan Sugar, who wanted George Osborne sacked
International Business Times / Posted 4 hours ago
a coup by appointing Lord Alan Sugar as his new enterprise tsar. The Apprentice star had served in the same role under Gordon Brown, but was replaced when Labour lost power at the 2010 general election. Sugar later quit Labour after the... Read more
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express
Gordon Brown wades into EU referendum as he calls for 'positive debate' GORDON Brown has waded into the European Union (EU) debate as he called for a
Gordon Brown wades into EU referendum as he calls for 'positive debate'
express / Posted 7 hours ago
GORDON Brown has waded into the European Union (EU) debate as he called for a fund to help ease the strain of increased immigration. Gordon Brown made the case for Britain... Read more
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Evening Standard
Now Lord Sugar is hired as the Tories’ enterprise czarcriticising its economic policies. It is the second time he has taken on the ro
Now Lord Sugar is hired as the Tories’ enterprise czar
Evening Standard / Posted 7 hours ago
criticising its economic policies. It is the second time he has taken on the role, having been invited to do it in 2009 by Gordon Brown. Lord Sugar said: “I’m delighted to be taking on this challenge. I built successful businesses with the support... Read more
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International Business Times
Labour blow as Lord Alan Sugar reprises enterprise tsar role under Tories been appointed enterprise tsar by David Cameron's government. Sugar previously
Labour blow as Lord Alan Sugar reprises enterprise tsar role under Tories
International Business Times / Posted 8 hours ago
been appointed enterprise tsar by David Cameron's government. Sugar previously held the role between 2009 and 2010 under Gordon Brown. The government said the move is designed to get more young people interested in apprenticeships. "I'm... Read more
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heraldscotland
Gordon Brown 'astonished' to discover he's a Vikingproduce unhealthy offspring - Icelandic genetic diversity is horribly narrow, a
Gordon Brown 'astonished' to discover he's a Viking
heraldscotland / Posted 8 hours ago
produce unhealthy offspring - Icelandic genetic diversity is horribly narrow, as it is in islands such as Madeira. As for Gordon Brown "being a Viking" - this too, is twaddle. Each person's genome comprises contributions from their parents,... Read more
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Scotsman
UK government tells Lord Sugar: ‘You’re hired’start their own business. The entrepreneur, who briefly held the same role und
UK government tells Lord Sugar: ‘You’re hired’
Scotsman / Posted 9 hours ago
start their own business. The entrepreneur, who briefly held the same role under the leadership of former Prime Minister Gordon Brown, also said he wants see an increase in the take-up of apprenticeships south of the Border. Sugar, who quit the... Read more
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thebee
Alan Sugar Appointed Enterprise Tsar ... Againthe exit door. It is the second time the peer had taken on the role - he was m
Alan Sugar Appointed Enterprise Tsar ... Again
thebee / Posted 9 hours ago
the exit door. It is the second time the peer had taken on the role - he was made enterprise tsar by then-prime minister Gordon Brown in 2009 when his appointment was criticised as a "publicity stunt". Lord Sugar said on Wednesday: "I'm... Read more
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heraldscotland
Gordon Brown 'astonished' to discovers he's a Vikingproduce unhealthy offspring - Icelandic genetic diversity is horribly narrow, a
Gordon Brown 'astonished' to discovers he's a Viking
heraldscotland / Posted 11 hours ago
produce unhealthy offspring - Icelandic genetic diversity is horribly narrow, as it is in islands such as Madeira. As for Gordon Brown "being a Viking" - this too, is twaddle. Each person's genome comprises contributions from their parents,... Read more
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express
Britain 'will be FORCED' to join new EU army UNLESS we back a Brexitwill be forced to join a single European Union military unless voters back Brex
Britain 'will be FORCED' to join new EU army UNLESS we back a Brexit
express / Posted 19 hours ago
will be forced to join a single European Union military unless voters back Brexit because of a binding agreement signed by Gordon Brown, two retired senior commanders have warned. British armed forces could be made to join an EU army claim retired... Read more
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walesonline
Peter Hain makes his pitch to turn devolution on its headvoluntarily and democratically agreed.A 'partnership of equals' Such a Modern
Peter Hain makes his pitch to turn devolution on its head
walesonline / Posted yesterday
voluntarily and democratically agreed.A 'partnership of equals' Such a Modern Britain, as the former Labour Prime Minister Gordon Brown has argued, would no longer be viewed as an ‘all-powerful centralised unitary state... but as a constitutional... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Labour's deluded Corbynite Twitterati are sealing it off from the electorateseriously? They would have a point. The trashing of the last Labour government’
Labour's deluded Corbynite Twitterati are sealing it off from the electorate
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
seriously? They would have a point. The trashing of the last Labour government’s record and reputation started with Gordon Brown, was turbo-charged by Ed Miliband, but has been made common currency by Labour’s new members. Successful... Read more
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The New Statesman
John McDonnell's seminars are restoring Labour's economic credibilityit into the ground? It is still unpopular to try and reason with people. ‘It wa
John McDonnell's seminars are restoring Labour's economic credibility
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
it into the ground? It is still unpopular to try and reason with people. ‘It was a global crisis’ you say as eyes roll. ‘Gordon Brown actually made things better’ you say as they laugh. It’s not an easy life. On Saturday, the Labour party took... Read more
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heraldscotland
Kenny MacAskill: Scottish Government 'tried to win more powers as part of Lockerbie agreement'(US) President Obama a few weeks before I released Megrahi met and shook hands
Kenny MacAskill: Scottish Government 'tried to win more powers as part of Lockerbie agreement'
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
(US) President Obama a few weeks before I released Megrahi met and shook hands with Colonel Gaddafi. Tony Blair and Gordon Brown embraced Colonel Gaddafi. "If you are going to look at culpability let's look at those who dealt with the main... Read more
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express
B&Q worker who was at Osborne speech says he has convinced her – to vote FOR Brexitshouldn’t have come because they totally distracted us!" Maryann added.Related
B&Q worker who was at Osborne speech says he has convinced her – to vote FOR Brexit
express / Posted yesterday
shouldn’t have come because they totally distracted us!" Maryann added.Related videos Newsnight: Woman branded 'bigot' by Gordon Brown backs Brexit Brexit prospect stokes dream of independent Scotland Lufthansa boss warns on Brexit "They give... Read more
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Ekklesia
UN fund to address education in crisis zonesurgently because of the sheer scale of numbers of children impacted”, said the
UN fund to address education in crisis zones
Ekklesia / Posted yesterday
urgently because of the sheer scale of numbers of children impacted”, said the UN Special Envoy for Global Education, Gordon Brown, who presented the 'Education Cannot Wait' fund at the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), a two-day conference... Read more
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International Business Times
World Humanitarian Summit: £2.7bn fund for education in war affected areas launched from the conflict," Unicef's deputy executive director Justin Forsyth told ABC
World Humanitarian Summit: £2.7bn fund for education in war affected areas launched
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
from the conflict," Unicef's deputy executive director Justin Forsyth told ABC News. Headed by former UK prime minister Gordon Brown and UN special diplomat for global education, the new project aims to provide access to education for 18% of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Schools Under Fire in War Zoneschildren by 2030. * The fund was launched by the U.N. children's fund (UNICEF)
Schools Under Fire in War Zones
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
children by 2030. * The fund was launched by the U.N. children's fund (UNICEF), the U.N. Special Envoy for Education Gordon Brown, national governments, the U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR), the Global Partnership for Education, and others. *... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Humanitarian Summit Off to Bumpy Start in IstanbulMany children interrupt their studies due to schools being shut down, or displa
World Humanitarian Summit Off to Bumpy Start in Istanbul
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Many children interrupt their studies due to schools being shut down, or displacement. Former British prime minister Gordon Brown, who is attending the summit, announced a few weeks back the creation of the United Nations fund for the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Leaders seek to defy sceptics at Istanbul humanitarian summitadded in a statement. Global organisations including the UN children's agency
Leaders seek to defy sceptics at Istanbul humanitarian summit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
added in a statement. Global organisations including the UN children's agency on Monday and backed by former UK premier Gordon Brown launched a new global fund aiming to raise almost US$4 billion to educate children hit by conflict and... Read more
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ABC News
UN Seeks to Fund Education, Combat Extremism for Children in CrisisTheir comments follow the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul today, where Un
UN Seeks to Fund Education, Combat Extremism for Children in Crisis
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Their comments follow the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul today, where United Nations Special Envoy Gordon Brown launched a new education fund for children affected by conflicts, natural disasters and other types of crisis. The U.N. goal is to... Read more
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FOX News
As refugees suffer, UN throws a grandiose humanitarian summitwill include the unveiling of a new international fund for education, under the
As refugees suffer, UN throws a grandiose humanitarian summit
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
will include the unveiling of a new international fund for education, under the auspices of former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, to help deal with the long-term effect of failure to provide educational services to the huge number of child... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
At first humanitarian summit, $4-billion fund launched for schools in war zones(U.S.) to help millions of children missing out on school because of war or nat
At first humanitarian summit, $4-billion fund launched for schools in war zones
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
(U.S.) to help millions of children missing out on school because of war or natural disasters, U.N. special envoy Gordon Brown announced on Monday at the first ever World Humanitarian Summit. Nearly 75 million children living in areas... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Banbury Labour Party to debate EU votethe “Five Tests” assessment recommending that the UK not join the Euro in 2003.
Banbury Labour Party to debate EU vote
Banbury Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
the “Five Tests” assessment recommending that the UK not join the Euro in 2003. From 2007-2010 he served as an adviser to Gordon Brown, Prime Minister covering foreign policy; Northern Ireland; and culture, media and sports policy. After the 2010... Read more
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Unicef
New fund launches to address global education crisisglobal crisis” that will haunt the world for generations,” said United Nations
New fund launches to address global education crisis
Unicef / Posted 2 days ago
global crisis” that will haunt the world for generations,” said United Nations Special Envoy for Global Education Gordon Brown. “The new fund will help to make the crucial link between humanitarian aid and long-term development ensuring... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
David Cameron is going in for the kill on the EU referendum, but can he scare people into actually voting?its credibility, will pass may voters by. Just to help make sure of that, the
David Cameron is going in for the kill on the EU referendum, but can he scare people into actually voting?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
its credibility, will pass may voters by. Just to help make sure of that, the Treasury is using all the tricks of the Gordon Brown era: first issue a press release about your claims citing your “new research”. Then put your ministers out on... Read more
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Daily Star
REVEALED: 6 infamous half-truths told by politicians ahead of the EU voteSome 179 of them were British troops.Former Politician Mary Carey turns raunchy
REVEALED: 6 infamous half-truths told by politicians ahead of the EU vote
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
Some 179 of them were British troops.Former Politician Mary Carey turns raunchy star in pictures GETTYBAD TIMING: Gordon Brown claimed there would never be a recession again No more boom and bust for UK economy Back to the New Labour... Read more
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International Business Times
Chilcot Inquiry will deliver 'absolutely brutal' verdict on Tony Blair expected to come in for heavy criticism in the Chilcott ReportBrendan McDermid/
Chilcot Inquiry will deliver 'absolutely brutal' verdict on Tony Blair
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
expected to come in for heavy criticism in the Chilcott ReportBrendan McDermid/Reuters The Chilcot inquiry was set up by Gordon Brown when he was prime minister in June 2009. The much-delayed report is finally due for release in July, two weeks... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ex-PM Brown warns of Brexit message to the worldwhich houses the Big Ben bell at the Palace of Westminster, London. AP FILE LO
Ex-PM Brown warns of Brexit message to the world
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
which houses the Big Ben bell at the Palace of Westminster, London. AP FILE LONDON, United Kingdom — Former prime minister Gordon Brown voiced his fears Saturday about the message it would send to the rest of the world if Britain quit the European... Read more
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heraldscotland
Europe to be "front and centre" for SNP, says Sturgeonthe SNP continue to behave as they are they could risk a growth in the leave vo
Europe to be "front and centre" for SNP, says Sturgeon
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
the SNP continue to behave as they are they could risk a growth in the leave vote." Meanwhile former Labour Prime Minister Gordon Brown has urged young people and Labour voters to swing behind the Remain campaign. Addressing the Fabian Society... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Brexit could harm UK economy, warned Tory minister who is campaigning to leavethe North East, North West and Yorkshire and the Humber receive more than £400m
Brexit could harm UK economy, warned Tory minister who is campaigning to leave
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
the North East, North West and Yorkshire and the Humber receive more than £400million in EU regional development funds. Gordon Brown warns against Brexit Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown has expressed fears about what a vote to leave the... Read more
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BBC News
Osborne 'Pinocchio' over Brexit house price fall: IDSease competition for housing, and slow down house price and rental inflation.
Osborne 'Pinocchio' over Brexit house price fall: IDS
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
ease competition for housing, and slow down house price and rental inflation. Also on Saturday, former Prime Minister Gordon Brown urged mothers to vote for the UK to stay in the EU for the sake of their children. He told a conference of... Read more
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International Business Times
Labour to give local councils 'rent regulation' powers to secure fairness says John McDonnell home ownership." In a damning admission, McDonnell also criticised previous La
Labour to give local councils 'rent regulation' powers to secure fairness says John McDonnell
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
home ownership." In a damning admission, McDonnell also criticised previous Labour administrations, led by Tony Blair and Gordon Brown, saying it helped create an "unfair tax system" which ultimately benefited the super-rich. "The last Labour... Read more
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heraldscotland
John McDonnell: 'Labour helped create unfair tax system'with a new economic and innovation forum to bring together businesses, unions a
John McDonnell: 'Labour helped create unfair tax system'
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
with a new economic and innovation forum to bring together businesses, unions and government. Labour under Tony Blair and Gordon Brown did not do enough to tackle tax dodging, the left-winger said. "The old rules meant the last Labour government... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gordon Brown: Brexit 'would send wrong message to the world about UK' Gordon Brown has expressed fears about what a vote to leave the European Unio
Gordon Brown: Brexit 'would send wrong message to the world about UK'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Gordon Brown has expressed fears about what a vote to leave the European Union would say to the world about Britain. A Brexit win would suggest that Britain is unable to... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Gordon Brown urges mothers to vote Remain for children's future jobsMothers should vote for Britain to stay in the European Union for the sake of t
Gordon Brown urges mothers to vote Remain for children's future jobs
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Mothers should vote for Britain to stay in the European Union for the sake of their children's future, Gordon Brown will say. Around 500,000 new jobs can be created by opening up the single market further to British firms, according to the former... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Gordon Brown urges mothers to vote Remain for children's future jobsMothers should vote for Britain to stay in the European Union for the sake of t
Gordon Brown urges mothers to vote Remain for children's future jobs
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Mothers should vote for Britain to stay in the European Union for the sake of their children's future, Gordon Brown will say. Around 500,000 new jobs can be created by opening up the single market further to British firms, according to the former... Read more
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Scotsman
Gordon Brown urges mothers to back EU for children’s sake Gordon Brown will call on voters to remain in the UK. Picture: Greg Macvean M
Gordon Brown urges mothers to back EU for children’s sake
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
Gordon Brown will call on voters to remain in the UK. Picture: Greg Macvean Mothers should vote for Britain to stay in the European Union for the sake of their children’s future, Gordon Brown... Read more
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express
Money guru Martin Lewis SLAMS pro-EU group for using his quote and photo on leafletangry Lewis has revealed he is neutral in the referendum debate and claims he w
Money guru Martin Lewis SLAMS pro-EU group for using his quote and photo on leaflet
express / Posted 4 days ago
angry Lewis has revealed he is neutral in the referendum debate and claims he was not approached by BSE.Related articles Gordon Brown issues Brexit plea: 'Stay in EU for your kids' futures' Britain 'CAN'T tackle mass immigration unless we QUIT... Read more
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express
Britain CAN'T tackle mass immigration unless we QUIT European Union, Brexit MP saysimmigration" from EU member states.Related articles Lord Hill claims quitting
Britain CAN'T tackle mass immigration unless we QUIT European Union, Brexit MP says
express / Posted 4 days ago
immigration" from EU member states.Related articles Lord Hill claims quitting EU would leave UK in 'DIFFICULT' position Gordon Brown issues Brexit plea: 'Stay in EU for your kids' futures' The danger is of a totally unknown proportion But he... Read more
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express
'Stay in EU for your children's sake' Ex-PM Brown issues DESPERATE plea to Brexit backers GORDON Brown will today urge mothers to vote for Britain to stay in the EU –
'Stay in EU for your children's sake' Ex-PM Brown issues DESPERATE plea to Brexit backers
express / Posted 4 days ago
GORDON Brown will today urge mothers to vote for Britain to stay in the EU – for the sake of their children's future. Ex-PM Gordon Brown will urge British... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gordon Brown urges mothers to vote Remain for children's future jobs Mothers should vote for Britain to stay in the European Union for the sake of
Gordon Brown urges mothers to vote Remain for children's future jobs
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Mothers should vote for Britain to stay in the European Union for the sake of their children's future, Gordon Brown will say. Around 500,000 new jobs can be created by opening up... Read more
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express
Ross Clark: Luvvies and the Labour MP who patronise voterswhy the need to insult the entire town? In doing so she demonstrated the kind o
Ross Clark: Luvvies and the Labour MP who patronise voters
express / Posted 4 days ago
why the need to insult the entire town? In doing so she demonstrated the kind of prejudice that she claims to oppose. GETTYGordon Brown once called Gillian Duffy a “bigoted woman” while campaigning in Rochdale She compounded the error by at first... Read more
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Daily Mirror
George Osborne warns Brexit could be VERY bad news for home ownersis that Europe still is more than ever the future for jobs, environmental susta
George Osborne warns Brexit could be VERY bad news for home owners
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
is that Europe still is more than ever the future for jobs, environmental sustainability and fairness,” Mr Brown will say. Gordon Brown will make a major speech urging people to vote to remain in Europe And European Commission chief Jean-Claude... Read more
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heraldscotland
Gove warns staying in EU would mean migrant influx size of Scotland's populationa Leave campaign that knows it is losing the debate". Today in a speech to the
Gove warns staying in EU would mean migrant influx size of Scotland's population
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
a Leave campaign that knows it is losing the debate". Today in a speech to the Fabian Society, the former Labour premier Gordon Brown will urge mothers to vote for Britain to stay in the EU for the sake of their children's future, saying some... Read more
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CBC.ca
Trudeau grab might technically be assault, but charges 'would make a true ass out of the law'they might have a point. In a still image from the House of Commons television
Trudeau grab might technically be assault, but charges 'would make a true ass out of the law'
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
they might have a point. In a still image from the House of Commons television feed, Trudeau is seen near Opposition whip Gordon Brown on Wednesday. The footage showed Trudeau wading into a clutch of MPs, mostly New Democrats, and pulling Brown... Read more
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heraldscotland
Eyes of Sturgeon and Scotland on England as fracking decision duePat Glass has her remarks picked up at the end of an interview with BBC Radio D
Eyes of Sturgeon and Scotland on England as fracking decision due
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
Pat Glass has her remarks picked up at the end of an interview with BBC Radio Derby - an act known the trade as “doing a Gordon Brown” after the former PM left his mic on after an encounter with a voter. Ms Glass apologised to the people of... Read more
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express
Tessa Jowell struggles when grilled over 'left-wing luvvies' letter warning against Brexitpoliticians 'selfish' in bid to win no... Brexit: Michael Bloomberg backs rema
Tessa Jowell struggles when grilled over 'left-wing luvvies' letter warning against Brexit
express / Posted 5 days ago
politicians 'selfish' in bid to win no... Brexit: Michael Bloomberg backs remain Newsnight: Woman branded 'bigot' by Gordon Brown backs Brexit I find it quite extraordinary Pro-Brexit MP Gisela Stewart She said: “I find it quite... Read more
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heraldscotland
Eyes of Sturgeon and Scotland on Yorkshire as fracking decision duePat Glass has her remarks picked up at the end of an interview with BBC Radio D
Eyes of Sturgeon and Scotland on Yorkshire as fracking decision due
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
Pat Glass has her remarks picked up at the end of an interview with BBC Radio Derby - an act known the trade as “doing a Gordon Brown” after the former PM left his mic on after an encounter with a voter. Ms Glass apologised to the people of... Read more
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