Category: UK

David Carrick: Rapist PC case ‘absolutely despicable’, Sunak tells Met Police chief | UK News

David Carrick: Rapist PC case ‘absolutely despicable’, Sunak tells Met Police chief | UK News

The abuse of power shown by rapist PC David Carrick is “absolutely despicable” and urgent action must be taken, the…

Further strikes would be an ‘act of self-harm’ and damage the economy, says minister | Politics News

Further strikes would be an ‘act of self-harm’ and damage the economy, says minister | Politics News

A government minister has appealed to the public sector not to carry out further strikes, saying it would be “an…

British man among dozens killed in Nepal plane crash | UK News

British man among dozens killed in Nepal plane crash | UK News

A British man was among dozens of people killed in a plane crash in Nepal on Sunday. Nepalese officials initially…

Metropolitan Police officer David Carrick pleads guilty to string of sex offences including 24 rape charges | UK News

Metropolitan Police officer David Carrick pleads guilty to string of sex offences including 24 rape charges | UK News

A Metropolitan Police officer has pleaded guilty to a string of sexual offences including 24 rape charges. PC David Carrick…

Teachers’ union could be next to announce strikes as wave of industrial action continues | UK News

Teachers’ union could be next to announce strikes as wave of industrial action continues | UK News

Thousands of teachers could be set to walk off the job as the National Education Union (NEU) prepares to announce…

Man in his 60s arrested after uranium found at Heathrow Airport | UK News

Man in his 60s arrested after uranium found at Heathrow Airport | UK News

A man in his 60s has been arrested in connection with an investigation into traces of uranium found in a…

Nurses strikes: Union threatens its biggest walkout to date in England next month if no progress on talks | UK News

Nurses strikes: Union threatens its biggest walkout to date in England next month if no progress on talks | UK News

Nurses strikes involving twice as many workers will be announced for February if talks with the government do not progress…

O2 Academy in Brixton staying shut for three months after fatal crush | Ents & Arts News

O2 Academy in Brixton staying shut for three months after fatal crush | Ents & Arts News

The O2 Academy in Brixton will remain shut for three more months after two people were killed in a crowd…

Girl, 7, and three women in hospital after shooting near Euston station | UK News

Girl, 7, and three women in hospital after shooting near Euston station | UK News

A seven-year-old girl and three women have been taken to hospital after a shooting outside a funeral near Euston station…

Date set for ban on wide range of single-use plastic items in England | UK News

Date set for ban on wide range of single-use plastic items in England | UK News

The ban on a range of plastic cups, cutlery, and food containers will take effect in England this October. Shops…