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December 5, 2018 6:39 PM CRIMEWAVE BRITAIN: London siege ends as gunman ESCAPES police

A SUSPECTED gunman has managed to flee armed police despite being surrounded at a property in North London. The siege began when police were sent to carry out an arrest warrant to a flat on the Mayville Estate in Stoke Newington at around 8am this morning. A Scotland Yard spokesman said: "Police initially attended an address in Mayville Estate at about 51

December 3, 2018 4:53 PM UK weather SNOW forecast: 12 DAYS of HEAVY SNOW this Christmas as COLD POLAR blast hits

BRITAIN will be blanketed under 12 days of Christmas snow as an ‘astonishingly cold’ Nordic blast sends temperatures plummeting into the New Year. Non-stop winter downpours will leave parts of the country under a carpet of white through the end of December and beyond, forecasters warn. Some long-range outlooks predict Arctic misery holding out until 83

December 2, 2018 9:20 AM Adonis Stevenson in critical condition in hospital after 11th-round knockout

Canada's Adonis Stevenson is in "critical condition" in hospital after losing his WBC and lineal light-heavyweight titles to Ukrainian Oleksandr Gvozdyk in Quebec City. Stevenson, 41, who was boxing's oldest and longest reigning champion, suffered an 11th-round knockout, slumping in the corner after a flurry of punches. He was put on a stretcher, before 45

December 1, 2018 12:01 AM WE’LL GO IT ALONE! Forget EU's Galileo... UK will build its OWN space defence, vows May

BRITAIN will build its own military satellite-navigation system costing billions after clashes with Brussels. Theresa May has told EU the UK will go it alone after being blocked from helping to develop its Galileo system despite handing over £1.2 billion to create the network. Developing an alternative satellite service is expected to cost around £5 billion 67

November 29, 2018 1:48 PM Brussels bid to SNATCH British business DISMISSED: London backed to THRIVE post-Brexit

A BRUSSELS attempt to poach finance and insurance firms away from London in a post-Brexit swoop on British businesses has been rubbished by a City boss. Brexit will have very little impact on the City of London's talent pool despite efforts to entice workers to other European business hubs, according to John-Claude Hesketh, partner of advisory firm Marlin 57

November 29, 2018 11:08 AM Britain’s nastiest towns get festive visit from the Pepsi Max Cherry truck

NASTY towns across Britain are being subjected to a Christmas visit from the Pepsi Max Cherry truck. The truck is stopping in communities that have fewer than three places to buy books, an out-of-town McDonalds, one independent mobile phone shop and, inexplicably, a thriving amateur dramatics scene. Families in towns including Tiverton, Greenock, Merthyr 55

November 29, 2018 7:30 AM BREXIT LIVE: May’s Brexit on the BRINK

PRESSURE is growing on Theresa May with just weeks to go ahead of a crunch vote in Parliament which could see her Brexit plan destroyed. Yesterday, Bank of England governor Mark Carney was accused of stoking “project hysteria” after publishing an analysis of a no-deal Brexit’s impact of Britain’s economy. Critics rounded on Mr Carney’s “doomsday” scenario 74

November 28, 2018 9:01 PM 'We've heard it all before!' Farage tears apart Carney's 'CATASTROPHIC' Brexit forecasts

NIGEL Farage was quick to dismantle the latest Brexit impact forecasts from the Bank of England, with the MEP mocking Governor Mark Carney and his team for being unable to "predict what's going to happen next Thursday." The Bank of England on Wednesday published its latest analysis of the effects Brexit could have on the British economy. The report has suggested 57

November 28, 2018 5:01 PM IDS discloses REAL REASON Irish border became key Brexit issue

Iain Duncan Smith claimed the Irish government had set out plans to protect frictionless trade with Northern Ireland soon after the Brexit referendum. The Conservative MP revealed the plans were later scrapped after the election of current Prime Minister Leo Varadkar in 2017. The Irish border issue has since evolved into a key point of contention between 70

November 27, 2018 10:40 AM 'Theresa May's deal will create Zombie limbo state' JHB shocks Remainer Lord Adonis

LORD Adonis has admitted that he and Julia Hartley-Brewer share the same views on Theresa May’s deal as he fears that if Britain divorces the EU with her deal, the country will be trapped in negotiations. During a call in on TalkRadio, Labour politician Andrew Adonis found common ground with Julia Hartley-Brewer on Theresa May’s withdrawal agreement 58