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express
Pokemon Go punch up: Brawl breaks out between 30 people as they battle to 'catch 'em all'overhaul in the summer update. Hearing serious crimes are committed using Poké
express / Posted 3 days ago
overhaul in the summer update. Hearing serious crimes are committed using Pokémon is worrying Former party leader Tim Farron It allows people to chase virtual Pokémon through the real world by superimposing them into real life through a... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Pokemon Go sparked '30-person brawl' in Surreyexposure.Some 30 people were involved in a Pokemon Go brawl in Surrey (Image: G
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
exposure.Some 30 people were involved in a Pokemon Go brawl in Surrey (Image: Getty Images AsiaPac) Former party leader Tim Farron said: "Hearing serious crimes are committed using Pokemon is worrying, especially as a dad with kids who love the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Game of phones turns into Pokemon punch upYorkshire and a number of muggings, was revealed by the Liberal Democrats and r
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
Yorkshire and a number of muggings, was revealed by the Liberal Democrats and reported in the Sun. Former party leader Tim Farron told the paper: "Hearing serious crimes are committed using Pokemon is worrying, especially as a dad with kids who... Read more
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metro
Pokemon Go hunt led to punch-up involving 30 peopleYorkshire and a number of muggings, was revealed by the Liberal Democrats and r
metro / Posted 4 days ago
Yorkshire and a number of muggings, was revealed by the Liberal Democrats and reported in the Sun. Former party leader Tim Farron told the paper: ‘Hearing serious crimes are committed using Pokemon is worrying, especially as a dad with kids who... Read more
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express
Waterstones store pay 16 times more in business rates than Amazon warehousespokesman said it planned to use Alexa for other services if the pilot proved s
express / Posted 5 days ago
spokesman said it planned to use Alexa for other services if the pilot proved successful. Former Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: “The Government seems to be in bed with Amazon, first giving them a tax cut and now using an offi cial... Read more
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Scotsman
Bill Jamieson: The myth of a tolerant, inclusive Britainas well as affected staff, that the Trust – sensibly – relented. Earlier this
Scotsman / Posted 7 days ago
as well as affected staff, that the Trust – sensibly – relented. Earlier this summer the Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron felt compelled to resign following criticism for holding orthodox Christian views on homosexual practice. “I seem... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Police officer bitten by a flea pockets "ludicrous" £12,000 compensationin compensation between April 1 last year and March 31. Today the payout was b
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
in compensation between April 1 last year and March 31. Today the payout was branded "ludicrous" by former Lib Dem leader Tim Farron and former officers said compensation culture is rife in forces throughout Britain. Mr Farron said: "Our cops do... Read more
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express
Police officer gets £12,000 compensation payout after being bitten by a FLEA at workLewis: PPI claim TRICK could help you get thousands Today the payout was brand
express / Posted 8 days ago
Lewis: PPI claim TRICK could help you get thousands Today the payout was branded "ludicrous" by former Lib Dem leader Tim Farron and former officers said compensation culture is rife in forces throughout Britain. Mr Farron said: "Our cops do... Read more
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metro
Police officer bitten by flea on duty gets £12,000 payoutin compensation between April 1 last year and March 31. The payout was branded
metro / Posted 8 days ago
in compensation between April 1 last year and March 31. The payout was branded ‘ludicrous’ by former Lib Dem leader Tim Farron and former officers said compensation culture is rife in forces throughout Britain. Mr Farron said: ‘Our cops do... Read more
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express
'Communities under siege!' FURY as cutbacks force four in 10 police stations to closeBut there are a shockingly low number of police stations open, particularly at
express / Posted 11 days ago
But there are a shockingly low number of police stations open, particularly at weekends.” Former Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: “The public will be rightly worried. We cannot get into a situation where there is a perception that there... Read more
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Daily Mail
40% of police stations have closed in 7 years as violent crime surgesBut there are a shockingly low number of police stations open, particularly at
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
But there are a shockingly low number of police stations open, particularly at weekends.’ Former Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: ‘The public will be rightly worried. We cannot get into a situation where there is a perception that there... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Passing loop needed for Lakes Line, says MPsaved by the shelving the Lakes Line electrification plans to invest in a passi
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
saved by the shelving the Lakes Line electrification plans to invest in a passing loop to increase capacity, South Lakes MP Tim Farron said today. The Gazette reported last week that the government had pulled the plug on a £16m plan for the... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Liberal Democrats spent twice as much as Conservatives to come secondGeneral Election 2017: Tim Farron with Liberal Democrat supporters in St Alba
Herts Advertiser / Posted 15 days ago
General Election 2017: Tim Farron with Liberal Democrat supporters in St Albans. St Albans Lib Dems spent TWICE as much as the Tories during the General Election. A mock tabloid... Read more
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express
Anti-abortion campaign group wins complaint battle over 100,000 lives billboardto abortion is viewed as the product of bigotry rather than of concern for the
express / Posted 16 days ago
to abortion is viewed as the product of bigotry rather than of concern for the life that is held to be of no account. Tim Farron was pilloried during the General Election for daring to believe that both lives matter when a woman is pregnant.... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Shameless British Gas bosses say costs have dropped but they're putting bills upat this point in time, when people’s wages are being cut or frozen and people a
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
at this point in time, when people’s wages are being cut or frozen and people are struggling.” Former Lib Dem leader Tim Farron accused British Gas of treating families as “cash cows”. He added: “This is a colossal increase that will really... Read more
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SKY News
Labour 'seen as soft Brexit party' during electionto Jeremy Corbyn's party. This compared with 25% for the Tories and 15% for th
SKY News / Posted 16 days ago
to Jeremy Corbyn's party. This compared with 25% for the Tories and 15% for the pro-EU Lib Dems, despite the fact that Tim Farron had promised a second referendum once the terms of the Brexit deal are clear. Professor Ed Fieldhouse and Chris... Read more
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International Business Times
Sir Vince Cable hits back at Boris Johnson in Brexit resignation row the UK out of the EU and are not going to be diverted from that important task,
International Business Times / Posted 17 days ago
the UK out of the EU and are not going to be diverted from that important task," the source said. But Cable, who succeeded Tim Farron on 20 July, refused to apologise and used the opportunity to raise doubts about the government. "If the Foreign... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Soaring numbers of firefighters are quitting their careers under the Torieswho are moved elsewhere in the fire service or were sacked, made redundant, ret
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
who are moved elsewhere in the fire service or were sacked, made redundant, retired or died. Former Lib Dem leader Tim Farron, who uncovered the figures, said: “Firefighters are simply not being paid enough under this heartless Tory... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Cumbria MPs' private earnings revealedstark contrast, the county’s other MPs earned modest sums outside their work re
Whitehaven News / Posted 21 days ago
stark contrast, the county’s other MPs earned modest sums outside their work representing constituents. Liberal Democrat Tim Farron, who represents South Lakeland, was paid £1,500 for an appearance as a panelist last October on the satirical TV... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Cumbria MPs' private earnings revealedstark contrast, the county’s other MPs earned modest sums outside their work re
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 21 days ago
stark contrast, the county’s other MPs earned modest sums outside their work representing constituents. Liberal Democrat Tim Farron, who represents South Lakeland, was paid £1,500 for an appearance as a panelist last October on the satirical TV... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Lakes Line investment must still go ahead - MPcommissioned by the Lakes Line Community Rail Partnership suggests that a passi
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 21 days ago
commissioned by the Lakes Line Community Rail Partnership suggests that a passing loop would cost just under £10million. Tim Farron, Westmorland and Lonsdale MP said: “The government must not pull investment from the rural north while continuing... Read more
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birminghammail
I'm not scared to eat an American chickenUS imports that do not meet our sanitary or animal welfare standards.”Read More
birminghammail / Posted 21 days ago
US imports that do not meet our sanitary or animal welfare standards.”Read More Liberal Democrat MP and former leader Tim Farron said: “This is a betrayal of British poultry farmers who currently work to the highest standards in the world.... Read more
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International Business Times
Over 60% of Conservative voters and 59% of Brexit backers think gay sex is 'unnatural' that 59% of Brexit voters think gay sex is "not natural", compared to 25% of Re
International Business Times / Posted 21 days ago
that 59% of Brexit voters think gay sex is "not natural", compared to 25% of Remain voters. Former Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron, an evangelical Christian, repeatedly refused to answer whether he thought gay sex was a sin during the election... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbria MPs' private earnings revealedstark contrast, the county’s other MPs earned modest sums outside their work re
The News and Star / Posted 21 days ago
stark contrast, the county’s other MPs earned modest sums outside their work representing constituents. Liberal Democrat Tim Farron, who represents South Lakeland, was paid £1,500 for an appearance as a panelist last October on the satirical TV... Read more
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chroniclelive
Washing a chicken in chlorine sounds disgusting - it tastes funnyof cheap US imports that do not meet our sanitary or animal welfare standards.”
chroniclelive / Posted 22 days ago
of cheap US imports that do not meet our sanitary or animal welfare standards.” Liberal Democrat MP and former leader Tim Farron said: “This is a betrayal of British poultry farmers who currently work to the highest standards in the world.... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
'Unprecedented' flood risk must result in Lake District action, says MPa one-in-three chance of monthly rainfall records being broken during the winte
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 23 days ago
a one-in-three chance of monthly rainfall records being broken during the winter months. MP for Westmorland and Lonsdale, Tim Farron, said this data should result in the fast-tracking of flood defence schemes. He said: "This study won’t come as a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Twitter abuse of UK MPs doubled after terror attacks, says studytweets sent to politicians in the month the Sheffield researchers studied the t
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 days ago
tweets sent to politicians in the month the Sheffield researchers studied the tweets. Major figures like Jeremy Hunt, Tim Farron, Diane Abbott, Paul Nuttall and Nicola Sturgeon – plus former prime minister David Cameron and former chancellor... Read more
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Oxford Mail
EXCLUSIVE: New Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable visits Oxfordshireat the event on Monday evening, said she was optimistic for the future with Sir
Oxford Mail / Posted 23 days ago
at the event on Monday evening, said she was optimistic for the future with Sir Vince as leader, after he replaced Tim Farron. She said: "I think the country itself is crying out for some grown ups to join the conversation in politics and... Read more
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HITC Sport
Media is 'obsessed' with chlorine-washed chicken, says Liam Foxgroup fighting against a hard Brexit, challenged the trade secretary to eat a c
HITC Sport / Posted 24 days ago
group fighting against a hard Brexit, challenged the trade secretary to eat a chlorine-washed chicken himself, while Tim Farron, the former Lib Dem leader, accused Fox of “running into the trade negotiations like a headless... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tory Liam Fox's 'openness' to cheap chicken imports could create rift with DUPout, and we will clearly take very earnest account of that as we consider futur
Daily Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
out, and we will clearly take very earnest account of that as we consider future trade deals.” Former Lib Dem leader Tim Farron accused Liam Fox of running into trade negotiations “like a headless chicken”. He added: “Parliament will not... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
PODIUM: We need great business spaces to encourage innovation and creativitySite status and therefore joins the ranks of Machu Picchu, The Grand Canyon and
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
Site status and therefore joins the ranks of Machu Picchu, The Grand Canyon and the Taj Mahal. Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron has welcomed the decision, saying it will boost the local tourist economy, but has warned that the area must... Read more
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Scotsman
Brexit ministers ‘mocked’ for being chauffeured in Spanish-built carcolleagues was built in Spain and the other in the UK, according to the departm
Scotsman / Posted 25 days ago
colleagues was built in Spain and the other in the UK, according to the department. Liberal Democrat former leader Tim Farron, who unearthed the information via a written parliamentary question, told the Press Association: “The ministers... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Brexit ministers mocked for being chauffeured around in car imported from EUcolleagues was built in Spain and the other in the UK, according to the departm
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 26 days ago
colleagues was built in Spain and the other in the UK, according to the department. Liberal Democrat former leader Tim Farron, who unearthed the information via a written parliamentary question, told the Press Association: "The ministers... Read more
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The News and Star
Brexit ministers mocked for being chauffeured around in car imported from EUcolleagues was built in Spain and the other in the UK, according to the departm
The News and Star / Posted 26 days ago
colleagues was built in Spain and the other in the UK, according to the department. Liberal Democrat former leader Tim Farron, who unearthed the information via a written parliamentary question, told the Press Association: "The ministers... Read more
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heraldscotland
The LGBT church restoring faith to the communitynon-alcoholic. Rather than asking people to stand for the hymns, the words "sta
heraldscotland / Posted 26 days ago
non-alcoholic. Rather than asking people to stand for the hymns, the words "stand if you are able" are used. Laura calls Tim Farron, the Liberal Democrat leader who stepped down over his religious views regarding homosexuality, "patronising" in... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ulverston deserves dowry after GSK jobs betrayalsouth Cumbrian employer should leave a "dowry" as a gesture of goodwill after p
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 27 days ago
south Cumbrian employer should leave a "dowry" as a gesture of goodwill after pulling out of a £350m investment plan. Tim Farron has called for pharmaceutical giant GSK to leave a substantial sum behind to make future investment in the site... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Cable elected leader of anti-Brexit Liberal Democratswas the only candidate on the ballot paper when nominations closed for the part
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 27 days ago
was the only candidate on the ballot paper when nominations closed for the party leader on Thursday evening. He succeeded Tim Farron, who resigned after the June 8 general election. The veteran politician believes Brexit will never happen and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Parliament is officially stuffed full of parasites - no, not those onesunderway to check if the bugs - which are notoriously difficult to remove - hav
Daily Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
underway to check if the bugs - which are notoriously difficult to remove - have spread to other areas. Ex-Lib Dem leader Tim Farron joked: "Usually the public thinks parliament is stuffed with pests, but this time it is actually true”. MPs have... Read more
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express
'Defying the will of the MAJORITY' Vince Cable shredded after calls for 'exit from Brexit'now, see the implications, they will want a fresh look at it.” After being ann
express / Posted 28 days ago
now, see the implications, they will want a fresh look at it.” After being announced as the new Lib Dem leader to replace Tim Farron, after facing no challengers to the role, Sir Vince took aim at Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn for division caused... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
New Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable makes ‘exit from Brexit’ promisemiddle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes.
EveningTimes Online / Posted 28 days ago
middle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes. The vacancy for the leadership came after Tim Farron announced he would stand down because he had been unable to reconcile his Christian faith with the demands of... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
New Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable makes ‘exit from Brexit’ promisemiddle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes.
Croydon Guardian / Posted 28 days ago
middle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes. The vacancy for the leadership came after Tim Farron announced he would stand down because he had been unable to reconcile his Christian faith with the demands of... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
New Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable makes ‘exit from Brexit’ promisemiddle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes.
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
middle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes. The vacancy for the leadership came after Tim Farron announced he would stand down because he had been unable to reconcile his Christian faith with the demands of... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
New Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable makes ‘exit from Brexit’ promisemiddle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes.
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 28 days ago
middle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes. The vacancy for the leadership came after Tim Farron announced he would stand down because he had been unable to reconcile his Christian faith with the demands of... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
New Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable makes ‘exit from Brexit’ promisemiddle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes.
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
middle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes. The vacancy for the leadership came after Tim Farron announced he would stand down because he had been unable to reconcile his Christian faith with the demands of... Read more
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birminghammail
Sir Vince Cable becomes leader of the Lib Dems74, took-up the role after nominations for the post closed without him facing a
birminghammail / Posted 28 days ago
74, took-up the role after nominations for the post closed without him facing any challengers. The move comes after Tim Farron announced he would stand-down because he had been unable to reconcile his Christian faith with the demands of... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
New Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable makes ‘exit from Brexit’ promisemiddle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes.
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
middle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes. The vacancy for the leadership came after Tim Farron announced he would stand down because he had been unable to reconcile his Christian faith with the demands of... Read more
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Oxford Mail
New Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable makes ‘exit from Brexit’ promisemiddle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes.
Oxford Mail / Posted 28 days ago
middle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes. The vacancy for the leadership came after Tim Farron announced he would stand down because he had been unable to reconcile his Christian faith with the demands of... Read more
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Bury Times
New Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable makes ‘exit from Brexit’ promisemiddle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes.
Bury Times / Posted 28 days ago
middle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes. The vacancy for the leadership came after Tim Farron announced he would stand down because he had been unable to reconcile his Christian faith with the demands of... Read more
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Gazette
New Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable makes ‘exit from Brexit’ promisemiddle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes.
Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
middle of British politics” left by the two main parties’ move to the extremes. The vacancy for the leadership came after Tim Farron announced he would stand down because he had been unable to reconcile his Christian faith with the demands of... Read more
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metro
Sir Vince Cable has become Lib Dem leader after no one else wanted the jobhat into the ring.Officer 'into swinging and voyeurism' used police helicopter
metro / Posted 28 days ago
hat into the ring.Officer 'into swinging and voyeurism' used police helicopter to film people having sex It comes after Tim Farron announced he would stand down as leader because he was unable to reconcile his Christian faith with the demands of... Read more
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