Tag Archives: London boroughs

30Aug/17

Murdoch switches off Fox from UK’s Sky

Rupert Murdoch has pulled his Fox News channel from the Sky platform in Britain, where the government is assessing a bid by the media mogul to buy the broader Sky pay-TV company for $15 billion. Laura Frykberg reports. Continue reading

27Aug/17

Firefighters at London carnival hold minute silence for tower fire

LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (AUGUST 27, 2017) (BBC) – Fighterfighters at a west London fire station observed a minute of silence on Sunday (August 27) in tribute to victims of the Grenfell Tower blaze that killed at least 80 people on June 14. Continue reading

27May/17

Passengers left in confusion as BA cancels flights after global IT outage

HEATHROW AIRPORT, LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (MAY 27, 2017) (REUTERS) – British Airways has cancelled all its flights from London’s two biggest airports until Saturday (May 27) evening after a global computer system outage caused confusion and chaos.
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12May/17

British hospital workers were warned of ‘ransomware’ threat

LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (REUTERS) – Hospitals across England were being forced to divert emergency cases on Friday (May 12) after suffering a suspected national cyber attack.
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22Mar/17

Four dead, 20 injured in UK parliament ‘terrorist’ attack

Police confirm that at least four people have died in the attack outside the country’s parliament in London. Continue reading

22Mar/17

Huge security operation underway following attack near UK parliament

A major police operation is launched following an attack, described by police as a “terrorist incident” outside Britain’s parliament, that has caused many casualties.
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21Feb/17

Pie-eating Sutton player quits in tears

Wayne Shaw resigned after Gambling Commission and Football Association started investigating bets on his pie-eating during FA Cup match
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29Nov/16

Chelsea announces investigation of former employee

Chelsea retains services of independent law firm to investigate an employee of the club in the 1970s, who has since died.

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09Nov/16

Five killed in London tram accident, driver arrested

South London tram accident leaves five dead, more than 50 others injured and two people trapped.

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