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The soldier who overthrew the Sultan of Oman in a very British coup

The soldier who overthrew the Sultan of Oman in a very British coup

Major General John Graham, soldier, diplomat and linguist, was also a fastidious diarist and note-taker who often dashed off memos to himself. In July 1970 he [...] Read full article: The soldier who overthrew the Sultan of ...→

The soldier who overthrew the Sultan of Oman in a very British coup

The soldier who overthrew the Sultan of Oman in a very British coup

Major General John Graham, soldier, diplomat and linguist, was also a fastidious diarist and note-taker who often dashed off memos to himself. In July 1970 he [...] Read full article: The soldier who overthrew the Sultan of ...→

First female black British artist to have major show at Tate Britain

First female black British artist to have major show at Tate Britain

Tate Britain is reopening with a show dedicated to Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - the first female black British artist to have a major exhibition there. Read full article: First female black British artist to hav...→

Widow, 74, of British soldier killed by IRA bomb slams 'fanatics'

Widow, 74, of British soldier killed by IRA bomb slams 'fanatics'

Dianne Rose, 74, added she would give veteran Donald Bell - who was injured in the blast in Northern Ireland that killed her husband - a 'mouthful of abuse' if [...] Read full article: Widow, 74, of British soldier killed by ...→

British Army gunship sparks major safety investigation after firing near homes

British Army gunship sparks major safety investigation after firing near homes

The chopper was being used in a live firing training exercise when its massive 30mm cannon malfunctioned and was forced to land at the MoD's Sculthorpe range i [...] Read full article: British Army gunship sparks major safety...→

Scottish IT firm hails Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth deal as ‘major coup’

Scottish IT firm hails Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth deal as ‘major coup’

Hamish Morrison,NVT... NVT, the Bellshill-based technology firm, has secured a high-profile deal to provide IT services to the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Gam [...] Read full article: Scottish IT firm hails Birmingham 2022 C...→

Ex-British soldier stuck in Dubai tries to flee by swimming two miles

Ex-British soldier stuck in Dubai tries to flee by swimming two miles

Ex Grenadier Guardsman Robin Berlyn, from Rayleigh in Essex, made it to Oman but instead of being deported to the UK, as he hoped, the 50-year- old was sent ba [...] Read full article: Ex-British soldier stuck in Dubai tries ...→

Wolverhampton's former British Steel site bought by council as part of major Canalside development project

Wolverhampton's former British Steel site bought by council as part of major Canalside development project

Wolverhampton's former British Steel site has been purchased by the city council as part of the next step in a multi-million pound canalside living development [...] Read full article: Wolverhampton's former British Steel sit...→

Eddie Jones eager for England stars to be major force in British & Irish Lions squad

Eddie Jones eager for England stars to be major force in British & Irish Lions squad

Eddie Jones wants to see a record number of England players on next summer’s British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa.The highest representation from any one [...] Read full article: Eddie Jones eager for England stars to b...→

Coup 53 review – riveting documentary on a very British coup

Coup 53 review – riveting documentary on a very British coup

Taghi Amirani’s gripping film about the move against Iran’s prime minister highlights an inglorious chapter of history Read full article: Coup 53 review – riveting documentary on...→

British army major 'raped drunk female colleague after Burns night supper'

British army major 'raped drunk female colleague after Burns night supper'

The woman was allegedly horrified to wake up naked next to Major Gregor Beaton with 'absolutely no memory’ of what had happened before Beaton’s DNA was found i [...] Read full article: British army major 'raped drunk female c...→

Greece holidays: FCO issues major face mask update for British tourists as cases rise

Greece holidays: FCO issues major face mask update for British tourists as cases rise

GREECE holidays have proven to be popular this year after Spain was unfortunately removed from the UK's "air bridge" list. The Foreign Office (FCO) has now iss [...] Read full article: Greece holidays: FCO issues major face m...→

Bungling MoD staff use photo of French soldier in post about British army

BUNGLING MoD staff used a snap of a French soldier in a post about funding for the British military. The image on Facebook to mark the £16.5billion budget hike [...] Read full article: Bungling MoD staff use photo of French s...→

Ditch grenade British soldier slams 'jealous' comrades

Ditch grenade British soldier slams 'jealous' comrades

Deacon Cutterham, 37, was awarded the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross after picking up and hurling a Taliban grenade, saving the lives of two of his men in Helmand [...] Read full article: Ditch grenade British soldier slams 'jea...→

Parents of British soldier trampled to death by elephant slam the army

Parents of British soldier trampled to death by elephant slam the army

THE parents of a British soldier who was trampled to death by an elephant have said the army should “hang its head head in shame”. Guardsman Mathew Talbot, 23, [...] Read full article: Parents of British soldier trampled to d...→

British Airways: Major Avios change unveiled as BA axe partnership with Tesco - what to do

British Airways: Major Avios change unveiled as BA axe partnership with Tesco - what to do

BRITISH AIRWAYS Avios points can no longer be collected by shopping at Tesco, it has been announced. The deal between BA and the supermarket giant comes to an [...] Read full article: British Airways: Major Avios change unve...→

Major Tim Peake will become the first British astronaut aboard the International

Major Tim Peake will become the first British astronaut aboard the International

Major Tim Peake will become the first British astronaut aboard the International Space Station in December 2015. Blasting off from the launch site in Kazakhsta [...] Read full article: Major Tim Peake will become the first Br...→

British soldier 'expressed joy over New Zealand mosque attack'

British soldier 'expressed joy over New Zealand mosque attack'

When confronted, Lance Sergeant Derek McHugh said that he didn't like Islamic culture and that he 'didn't see anything wrong with that'. Read full article: British soldier 'expressed joy over New ...→

British Land unveils major new London offices plan

British Land unveils major new London offices plan

Property giant British Land has demonstrated a vote of confidence in London offices, by unveiling plans for a major new project in the City.   The FTSE 100 pro [...] Read full article: British Land unveils major new London of...→

Mali coup condemned by global powers with major stakes in country's security

Mali coup condemned by global powers with major stakes in country's security

Analysis: Last time there was a coup under similar circumstances it saw large swathes of Mali occupied by Islamist forces, and the country is a key base for in [...] Read full article: Mali coup condemned by global powers wit...→

How the British inspired a coup that brought harmony to Oman

How the British inspired a coup that brought harmony to Oman

The stunning coup, apparently orchestrated by the son of the tyrannical ruler of Oman, transformed the Arab nation into a standard bearer for peace.Documents o [...] Read full article: How the British inspired a coup that bro...→

More British workers staying at home than in major European nations

More British workers staying at home than in major European nations

Little more than a third (34 per cent) of UK staff are back at their desk, compared with 83 per cent of French office staff and 70 per cent of Germans. Read full article: More British workers staying at home tha...→

UK lockdown: Now ANOTHER British town faces MAJOR new restrictions as second wave spreads

UK lockdown: Now ANOTHER British town faces MAJOR new restrictions as second wave spreads

CORONAVIRUS continues to spread across the UK, with another town facing tougher new lockdown restrictions amid fears of a second wave of the killer disease. Read full article: UK lockdown: Now ANOTHER British town fa...→

British Army soldier falls to death in freak climbing accident in Swiss Alps

British Army soldier falls to death in freak climbing accident in Swiss Alps

Lance Corporal Hayden Prince had been on holiday when he and a group of pals climbed the Matterhorn mountain in Switzerland and he fell to his death Read full article: British Army soldier falls to death in f...→

British Airways passengers to be tested for Covid-19 in major new trial

British Airways passengers to be tested for Covid-19 in major new trial

British Airways passengers are to be tested for Covid-19 in a bid to prove the UK’s quarantine policy should be scrapped. Read full article: British Airways passengers to be tested ...→

Female British soldier 'faces attempted homicide trial' 

Female British soldier 'faces attempted homicide trial' 

Sydney Cole, 20, allegedly cut her best friend 23-year-old Sarah Ann Garrity's throat at Banana's nightclub in Magaluf in April last year. She now faces betwee [...] Read full article: Female British soldier 'faces attempted ...→

Pub of the Week: Hostelry stands close to a major moment in British history

Pub of the Week: Hostelry stands close to a major moment in British history

Pub of the Week: THIS traditional pub offers music, meet ups, food and fun - all in the heart of the New Forest and close to the site of a British… Read full article: Pub of the Week: Hostelry stands close t...→

Alex Cruz quits as British Airways chief executive in major shakeup

Alex Cruz quits as British Airways chief executive in major shakeup

British Airways chief executive and chairman Alex Cruz is stepping down to be replaced by the boss of Aer Lingus, Sean Doyle. Cruz will quit from the top job - [...] Read full article: Alex Cruz quits as British Airways chief...→

MAJOR blow to British car industry even if UK-EU trade deal goes through

MAJOR blow to British car industry even if UK-EU trade deal goes through

THE British car industry is bracing itself for a major blow even if a post-Brexit UK-EU trade deal is signed. UK-made cars that include parts manufactured in J [...] Read full article: MAJOR blow to British car industry even ...→

The major British employers that have announced job cuts amid pandemic

The major British employers that have announced job cuts amid pandemic

Virgin Atlantic, Debenhams and Ryanair are among the companies who have let staff go because of the Covid-19 pandemic Read full article: The major British employers that have an...→

I helped the Sultan of Oman take power

I helped the Sultan of Oman take power

Almost 50 years ago, when I was 25, I was at the heart of what was the only coup d’état executed by British Army officers in living memory. On July 23, 1970 Su [...] Read full article: I helped the Sultan of Oman take power...→

F1 foil major Extinction Rebellion protest at British GP just before race began

F1 foil major Extinction Rebellion protest at British GP just before race began

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Boris to set up major new British lending bank to help ‘rebuild’ nation

Boris to set up major new British lending bank to help ‘rebuild’ nation

BORIS JOHNSON is considering plans for a new lending bank which would provide funds for capital projects such as infrastructure. Read full article: Boris to set up major new British lendin...→

First female black British artist to have major show at Tate Britain

First female black British artist to have major show at Tate Britain

Tate Britain is reopening with a show dedicated to Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - the first female black British artist to have a major exhibition there. Read full article: First female black British artist to hav...→

British Airways passengers to be tested for Covid-19 in major new trial

British Airways passengers to be tested for Covid-19 in major new trial

British Airways passengers are to be tested for Covid-19 in a bid to prove the UK’s quarantine policy should be scrapped. Read full article: British Airways passengers to be tested ...→

Ditch grenade British soldier slams 'jealous' comrades

Ditch grenade British soldier slams 'jealous' comrades

Deacon Cutterham, 37, was awarded the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross after picking up and hurling a Taliban grenade, saving the lives of two of his men in Helmand [...] Read full article: Ditch grenade British soldier slams 'jea...→

British Army gunship sparks major safety investigation after firing near homes

British Army gunship sparks major safety investigation after firing near homes

The chopper was being used in a live firing training exercise when its massive 30mm cannon malfunctioned and was forced to land at the MoD's Sculthorpe range i [...] Read full article: British Army gunship sparks major safety...→

Pub of the Week: Hostelry stands close to a major moment in British history

Pub of the Week: Hostelry stands close to a major moment in British history

Pub of the Week: THIS traditional pub offers music, meet ups, food and fun - all in the heart of the New Forest and close to the site of a British… Read full article: Pub of the Week: Hostelry stands close t...→

British Airways: Major Avios change unveiled as BA axe partnership with Tesco - what to do

British Airways: Major Avios change unveiled as BA axe partnership with Tesco - what to do

BRITISH AIRWAYS Avios points can no longer be collected by shopping at Tesco, it has been announced. The deal between BA and the supermarket giant comes to an [...] Read full article: British Airways: Major Avios change unve...→

Ex-British soldier stuck in Dubai tries to flee by swimming two miles

Ex-British soldier stuck in Dubai tries to flee by swimming two miles

Ex Grenadier Guardsman Robin Berlyn, from Rayleigh in Essex, made it to Oman but instead of being deported to the UK, as he hoped, the 50-year- old was sent ba [...] Read full article: Ex-British soldier stuck in Dubai tries ...→

MAJOR blow to British car industry even if UK-EU trade deal goes through

MAJOR blow to British car industry even if UK-EU trade deal goes through

THE British car industry is bracing itself for a major blow even if a post-Brexit UK-EU trade deal is signed. UK-made cars that include parts manufactured in J [...] Read full article: MAJOR blow to British car industry even ...→

British soldier 'expressed joy over New Zealand mosque attack'

British soldier 'expressed joy over New Zealand mosque attack'

When confronted, Lance Sergeant Derek McHugh said that he didn't like Islamic culture and that he 'didn't see anything wrong with that'. Read full article: British soldier 'expressed joy over New ...→

Eddie Jones eager for England stars to be major force in British & Irish Lions squad

Eddie Jones eager for England stars to be major force in British & Irish Lions squad

Eddie Jones wants to see a record number of England players on next summer’s British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa.The highest representation from any one [...] Read full article: Eddie Jones eager for England stars to b...→

Mali coup condemned by global powers with major stakes in country's security

Mali coup condemned by global powers with major stakes in country's security

Analysis: Last time there was a coup under similar circumstances it saw large swathes of Mali occupied by Islamist forces, and the country is a key base for in [...] Read full article: Mali coup condemned by global powers wit...→

British army major 'raped drunk female colleague after Burns night supper'

British army major 'raped drunk female colleague after Burns night supper'

The woman was allegedly horrified to wake up naked next to Major Gregor Beaton with 'absolutely no memory’ of what had happened before Beaton’s DNA was found i [...] Read full article: British army major 'raped drunk female c...→

I helped the Sultan of Oman take power

I helped the Sultan of Oman take power

Almost 50 years ago, when I was 25, I was at the heart of what was the only coup d’état executed by British Army officers in living memory. On July 23, 1970 Su [...] Read full article: I helped the Sultan of Oman take power...→

More British workers staying at home than in major European nations

More British workers staying at home than in major European nations

Little more than a third (34 per cent) of UK staff are back at their desk, compared with 83 per cent of French office staff and 70 per cent of Germans. Read full article: More British workers staying at home tha...→

Boris to set up major new British lending bank to help ‘rebuild’ nation

Boris to set up major new British lending bank to help ‘rebuild’ nation

BORIS JOHNSON is considering plans for a new lending bank which would provide funds for capital projects such as infrastructure. Read full article: Boris to set up major new British lendin...→

British Army soldier falls to death in freak climbing accident in Swiss Alps

British Army soldier falls to death in freak climbing accident in Swiss Alps

Lance Corporal Hayden Prince had been on holiday when he and a group of pals climbed the Matterhorn mountain in Switzerland and he fell to his death Read full article: British Army soldier falls to death in f...→

Bungling MoD staff use photo of French soldier in post about British army

BUNGLING MoD staff used a snap of a French soldier in a post about funding for the British military. The image on Facebook to mark the £16.5billion budget hike [...] Read full article: Bungling MoD staff use photo of French s...→

Widow, 74, of British soldier killed by IRA bomb slams 'fanatics'

Widow, 74, of British soldier killed by IRA bomb slams 'fanatics'

Dianne Rose, 74, added she would give veteran Donald Bell - who was injured in the blast in Northern Ireland that killed her husband - a 'mouthful of abuse' if [...] Read full article: Widow, 74, of British soldier killed by ...→

Female British soldier 'faces attempted homicide trial' 

Female British soldier 'faces attempted homicide trial' 

Sydney Cole, 20, allegedly cut her best friend 23-year-old Sarah Ann Garrity's throat at Banana's nightclub in Magaluf in April last year. She now faces betwee [...] Read full article: Female British soldier 'faces attempted ...→

Parents of British soldier trampled to death by elephant slam the army

Parents of British soldier trampled to death by elephant slam the army

THE parents of a British soldier who was trampled to death by an elephant have said the army should “hang its head head in shame”. Guardsman Mathew Talbot, 23, [...] Read full article: Parents of British soldier trampled to d...→

Scottish IT firm hails Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth deal as ‘major coup’

Scottish IT firm hails Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth deal as ‘major coup’

Hamish Morrison,NVT... NVT, the Bellshill-based technology firm, has secured a high-profile deal to provide IT services to the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Gam [...] Read full article: Scottish IT firm hails Birmingham 2022 C...→

Alex Cruz quits as British Airways chief executive in major shakeup

Alex Cruz quits as British Airways chief executive in major shakeup

British Airways chief executive and chairman Alex Cruz is stepping down to be replaced by the boss of Aer Lingus, Sean Doyle. Cruz will quit from the top job - [...] Read full article: Alex Cruz quits as British Airways chief...→

Major Tim Peake will become the first British astronaut aboard the International

Major Tim Peake will become the first British astronaut aboard the International

Major Tim Peake will become the first British astronaut aboard the International Space Station in December 2015. Blasting off from the launch site in Kazakhsta [...] Read full article: Major Tim Peake will become the first Br...→

Wolverhampton's former British Steel site bought by council as part of major Canalside development project

Wolverhampton's former British Steel site bought by council as part of major Canalside development project

Wolverhampton's former British Steel site has been purchased by the city council as part of the next step in a multi-million pound canalside living development [...] Read full article: Wolverhampton's former British Steel sit...→

The major British employers that have announced job cuts amid pandemic

The major British employers that have announced job cuts amid pandemic

Virgin Atlantic, Debenhams and Ryanair are among the companies who have let staff go because of the Covid-19 pandemic Read full article: The major British employers that have an...→

British Land unveils major new London offices plan

British Land unveils major new London offices plan

Property giant British Land has demonstrated a vote of confidence in London offices, by unveiling plans for a major new project in the City.   The FTSE 100 pro [...] Read full article: British Land unveils major new London of...→

Coup 53 review – riveting documentary on a very British coup

Coup 53 review – riveting documentary on a very British coup

Taghi Amirani’s gripping film about the move against Iran’s prime minister highlights an inglorious chapter of history Read full article: Coup 53 review – riveting documentary on...→

How the British inspired a coup that brought harmony to Oman

How the British inspired a coup that brought harmony to Oman

The stunning coup, apparently orchestrated by the son of the tyrannical ruler of Oman, transformed the Arab nation into a standard bearer for peace.Documents o [...] Read full article: How the British inspired a coup that bro...→

Greece holidays: FCO issues major face mask update for British tourists as cases rise

Greece holidays: FCO issues major face mask update for British tourists as cases rise

GREECE holidays have proven to be popular this year after Spain was unfortunately removed from the UK's "air bridge" list. The Foreign Office (FCO) has now iss [...] Read full article: Greece holidays: FCO issues major face m...→

F1 foil major Extinction Rebellion protest at British GP just before race began

F1 foil major Extinction Rebellion protest at British GP just before race began

Extinction Rebellion protestors unveiled an Act Now banner before the start of Formula One’s British Grand Prix, having gained access to Silverstone, but track [...] Read full article: F1 foil major Extinction Rebellion prote...→

UK lockdown: Now ANOTHER British town faces MAJOR new restrictions as second wave spreads

UK lockdown: Now ANOTHER British town faces MAJOR new restrictions as second wave spreads

CORONAVIRUS continues to spread across the UK, with another town facing tougher new lockdown restrictions amid fears of a second wave of the killer disease. Read full article: UK lockdown: Now ANOTHER British town fa...→

First female black British artist to have major show at Tate Britain

First female black British artist to have major show at Tate Britain

Tate Britain is reopening with a show dedicated to Lynette Yiadom-Boakye - the first female black British artist to have a major exhibition there. Read full article: First female black British artist to hav...→

Bungling MoD staff use photo of French soldier in post about British army

BUNGLING MoD staff used a snap of a French soldier in a post about funding for the British military. The image on Facebook to mark the £16.5billion budget hike [...] Read full article: Bungling MoD staff use photo of French s...→

British Airways passengers to be tested for Covid-19 in major new trial

British Airways passengers to be tested for Covid-19 in major new trial

British Airways passengers are to be tested for Covid-19 in a bid to prove the UK’s quarantine policy should be scrapped. Read full article: British Airways passengers to be tested ...→

Widow, 74, of British soldier killed by IRA bomb slams 'fanatics'

Widow, 74, of British soldier killed by IRA bomb slams 'fanatics'

Dianne Rose, 74, added she would give veteran Donald Bell - who was injured in the blast in Northern Ireland that killed her husband - a 'mouthful of abuse' if [...] Read full article: Widow, 74, of British soldier killed by ...→

Ditch grenade British soldier slams 'jealous' comrades

Ditch grenade British soldier slams 'jealous' comrades

Deacon Cutterham, 37, was awarded the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross after picking up and hurling a Taliban grenade, saving the lives of two of his men in Helmand [...] Read full article: Ditch grenade British soldier slams 'jea...→

Female British soldier 'faces attempted homicide trial' 

Female British soldier 'faces attempted homicide trial' 

Sydney Cole, 20, allegedly cut her best friend 23-year-old Sarah Ann Garrity's throat at Banana's nightclub in Magaluf in April last year. She now faces betwee [...] Read full article: Female British soldier 'faces attempted ...→

British Army gunship sparks major safety investigation after firing near homes

British Army gunship sparks major safety investigation after firing near homes

The chopper was being used in a live firing training exercise when its massive 30mm cannon malfunctioned and was forced to land at the MoD's Sculthorpe range i [...] Read full article: British Army gunship sparks major safety...→

Parents of British soldier trampled to death by elephant slam the army

Parents of British soldier trampled to death by elephant slam the army

THE parents of a British soldier who was trampled to death by an elephant have said the army should “hang its head head in shame”. Guardsman Mathew Talbot, 23, [...] Read full article: Parents of British soldier trampled to d...→

Pub of the Week: Hostelry stands close to a major moment in British history

Pub of the Week: Hostelry stands close to a major moment in British history

Pub of the Week: THIS traditional pub offers music, meet ups, food and fun - all in the heart of the New Forest and close to the site of a British… Read full article: Pub of the Week: Hostelry stands close t...→

Scottish IT firm hails Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth deal as ‘major coup’

Scottish IT firm hails Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth deal as ‘major coup’

Hamish Morrison,NVT... NVT, the Bellshill-based technology firm, has secured a high-profile deal to provide IT services to the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Gam [...] Read full article: Scottish IT firm hails Birmingham 2022 C...→

British Airways: Major Avios change unveiled as BA axe partnership with Tesco - what to do

British Airways: Major Avios change unveiled as BA axe partnership with Tesco - what to do

BRITISH AIRWAYS Avios points can no longer be collected by shopping at Tesco, it has been announced. The deal between BA and the supermarket giant comes to an [...] Read full article: British Airways: Major Avios change unve...→

Alex Cruz quits as British Airways chief executive in major shakeup

Alex Cruz quits as British Airways chief executive in major shakeup

British Airways chief executive and chairman Alex Cruz is stepping down to be replaced by the boss of Aer Lingus, Sean Doyle. Cruz will quit from the top job - [...] Read full article: Alex Cruz quits as British Airways chief...→

Ex-British soldier stuck in Dubai tries to flee by swimming two miles

Ex-British soldier stuck in Dubai tries to flee by swimming two miles

Ex Grenadier Guardsman Robin Berlyn, from Rayleigh in Essex, made it to Oman but instead of being deported to the UK, as he hoped, the 50-year- old was sent ba [...] Read full article: Ex-British soldier stuck in Dubai tries ...→

Major Tim Peake will become the first British astronaut aboard the International

Major Tim Peake will become the first British astronaut aboard the International

Major Tim Peake will become the first British astronaut aboard the International Space Station in December 2015. Blasting off from the launch site in Kazakhsta [...] Read full article: Major Tim Peake will become the first Br...→

MAJOR blow to British car industry even if UK-EU trade deal goes through

MAJOR blow to British car industry even if UK-EU trade deal goes through

THE British car industry is bracing itself for a major blow even if a post-Brexit UK-EU trade deal is signed. UK-made cars that include parts manufactured in J [...] Read full article: MAJOR blow to British car industry even ...→

Wolverhampton's former British Steel site bought by council as part of major Canalside development project

Wolverhampton's former British Steel site bought by council as part of major Canalside development project

Wolverhampton's former British Steel site has been purchased by the city council as part of the next step in a multi-million pound canalside living development [...] Read full article: Wolverhampton's former British Steel sit...→

British soldier 'expressed joy over New Zealand mosque attack'

British soldier 'expressed joy over New Zealand mosque attack'

When confronted, Lance Sergeant Derek McHugh said that he didn't like Islamic culture and that he 'didn't see anything wrong with that'. Read full article: British soldier 'expressed joy over New ...→

The major British employers that have announced job cuts amid pandemic

The major British employers that have announced job cuts amid pandemic

Virgin Atlantic, Debenhams and Ryanair are among the companies who have let staff go because of the Covid-19 pandemic Read full article: The major British employers that have an...→

Eddie Jones eager for England stars to be major force in British & Irish Lions squad

Eddie Jones eager for England stars to be major force in British & Irish Lions squad

Eddie Jones wants to see a record number of England players on next summer’s British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa.The highest representation from any one [...] Read full article: Eddie Jones eager for England stars to b...→

British Land unveils major new London offices plan

British Land unveils major new London offices plan

Property giant British Land has demonstrated a vote of confidence in London offices, by unveiling plans for a major new project in the City.   The FTSE 100 pro [...] Read full article: British Land unveils major new London of...→

Coup 53 review – riveting documentary on a very British coup

Coup 53 review – riveting documentary on a very British coup

Taghi Amirani’s gripping film about the move against Iran’s prime minister highlights an inglorious chapter of history Read full article: Coup 53 review – riveting documentary on...→

Mali coup condemned by global powers with major stakes in country's security

Mali coup condemned by global powers with major stakes in country's security

Analysis: Last time there was a coup under similar circumstances it saw large swathes of Mali occupied by Islamist forces, and the country is a key base for in [...] Read full article: Mali coup condemned by global powers wit...→

British army major 'raped drunk female colleague after Burns night supper'

British army major 'raped drunk female colleague after Burns night supper'

The woman was allegedly horrified to wake up naked next to Major Gregor Beaton with 'absolutely no memory’ of what had happened before Beaton’s DNA was found i [...] Read full article: British army major 'raped drunk female c...→

How the British inspired a coup that brought harmony to Oman

How the British inspired a coup that brought harmony to Oman

The stunning coup, apparently orchestrated by the son of the tyrannical ruler of Oman, transformed the Arab nation into a standard bearer for peace.Documents o [...] Read full article: How the British inspired a coup that bro...→

I helped the Sultan of Oman take power

I helped the Sultan of Oman take power

Almost 50 years ago, when I was 25, I was at the heart of what was the only coup d’état executed by British Army officers in living memory. On July 23, 1970 Su [...] Read full article: I helped the Sultan of Oman take power...→

Greece holidays: FCO issues major face mask update for British tourists as cases rise

Greece holidays: FCO issues major face mask update for British tourists as cases rise

GREECE holidays have proven to be popular this year after Spain was unfortunately removed from the UK's "air bridge" list. The Foreign Office (FCO) has now iss [...] Read full article: Greece holidays: FCO issues major face m...→

More British workers staying at home than in major European nations

More British workers staying at home than in major European nations

Little more than a third (34 per cent) of UK staff are back at their desk, compared with 83 per cent of French office staff and 70 per cent of Germans. Read full article: More British workers staying at home tha...→

F1 foil major Extinction Rebellion protest at British GP just before race began

F1 foil major Extinction Rebellion protest at British GP just before race began

Extinction Rebellion protestors unveiled an Act Now banner before the start of Formula One’s British Grand Prix, having gained access to Silverstone, but track [...] Read full article: F1 foil major Extinction Rebellion prote...→

UK lockdown: Now ANOTHER British town faces MAJOR new restrictions as second wave spreads

UK lockdown: Now ANOTHER British town faces MAJOR new restrictions as second wave spreads

CORONAVIRUS continues to spread across the UK, with another town facing tougher new lockdown restrictions amid fears of a second wave of the killer disease. Read full article: UK lockdown: Now ANOTHER British town fa...→

Boris to set up major new British lending bank to help ‘rebuild’ nation

Boris to set up major new British lending bank to help ‘rebuild’ nation

BORIS JOHNSON is considering plans for a new lending bank which would provide funds for capital projects such as infrastructure. Read full article: Boris to set up major new British lendin...→

British Army soldier falls to death in freak climbing accident in Swiss Alps

British Army soldier falls to death in freak climbing accident in Swiss Alps

Lance Corporal Hayden Prince had been on holiday when he and a group of pals climbed the Matterhorn mountain in Switzerland and he fell to his death Read full article: British Army soldier falls to death in f...→