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# united-kingdom - Monday 18 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Trump branded ‘an idiot, a dangerous fool, and a wazzock’ by British MPs Ban On Entry

Trump branded ‘an idiot, a dangerous fool, and a wazzock’ by British MPs

The Westminster debate was triggered by a public petition which has attracted more than 575,000 signatures from people who want the Republican presidential hopeful kept out.

# united-kingdom - Saturday 2 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Boy (16) in critical condition after being stabbed by assailants on mopeds London

Boy (16) in critical condition after being stabbed by assailants on mopeds

Police have launched an appeal for witnesses.

# united-kingdom - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie On patrol with the bikers scaring off looters after UK floods Protection

On patrol with the bikers scaring off looters after UK floods

“We’re big chaps, a lot of us. If people see us they’re liable to go away.”

# united-kingdom - Monday 28 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Murder investigation launched after woman shot at nursing home United Kingdom

Murder investigation launched after woman shot at nursing home

The incident took place at a care home in the United Kingdom.

# united-kingdom - Saturday 19 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie CCTV video shows pensioner’s bank card stolen while distracted at ATM United Kingdom

CCTV video shows pensioner’s bank card stolen while distracted at ATM

Thousands was taken from his account within hours.

# united-kingdom - Monday 7 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Company fined £50,000 over death of girl trapped in electronic gates Semelia Campbell

Company fined £50,000 over death of girl trapped in electronic gates

“I pray that no other family will ever have to experience the same pain.”

# united-kingdom - Thursday 3 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Police looking into threatening tweets sent to MPs over Syria air strikes Britain

Police looking into threatening tweets sent to MPs over Syria air strikes

Meanwhile, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has written to party members warning against abuse and intimidation.

# united-kingdom - Monday 16 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Woman arrested after saying Muslims were not welcome in her beauty salon Oxfordshire

Woman arrested after saying Muslims were not welcome in her beauty salon

The woman said that she was ‘putting her country first’.

# united-kingdom - Friday 13 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie British government considers blacklisting homeopathy treatments Alternative

British government considers blacklisting homeopathy treatments

A minister confirmed the government is looking at removing these products from the NHS prescription list.

# united-kingdom - Thursday 12 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Rapist of two victims, one who was underage, jailed for 27 years London

Rapist of two victims, one who was underage, jailed for 27 years

An additional eight years were added to Scott Beddall’s sentence as a ‘dangerousness tariff’.

# united-kingdom - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Britain leaving the EU could cost Ireland €3 billion a year

Without the interconnection between Ireland and Britain, our energy costs are also likely to soar.

# united-kingdom - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Poll: Should gardaí be able to access your browsing history without a warrant? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should gardaí be able to access your browsing history without a warrant?

UK authorities could be getting powers like this next year.

# united-kingdom - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

So-called ‘If and When’ contracts mean a lot of us don’t know when we’re working

A major new report has found that Irish employees are still not being guaranteed their hours.

# united-kingdom - Monday 26 October, 2015

# united-kingdom - Saturday 3 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Two dead after aircraft bursts into flames and crashes Essex

Two dead after aircraft bursts into flames and crashes

The incident happened earlier this morning.

# united-kingdom - Thursday 1 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man wanted over UK sex attack arrested in Donegal High Court

Man wanted over UK sex attack arrested in Donegal

David Thomas Gaynor has been remanded in custody by the High Court.

# united-kingdom - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Woman sentenced to three years in prison for stabbing convicted paedophile London

Woman sentenced to three years in prison for stabbing convicted paedophile

Michael Pleasted, the woman’s neighbour, had served as long as six years in prison.

Ireland’s largest shopping centre has just been sold as part of biggest Nama deal ever

Project Jewel will see a substantial property portfolio going to real estate companies Hammerson and Allianz.

# united-kingdom - Thursday 24 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Counter-terrorism student who read book on terrorism accused of being terrorist Mohammed Umar Farooq

Counter-terrorism student who read book on terrorism accused of being terrorist

Mohammed Umar Farooq has spoken out about the experience.

# united-kingdom - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘We’re sleepwalking into a nightmare’: People are loving this man’s anti-emigration rant Close The Borders

‘We’re sleepwalking into a nightmare’: People are loving this man’s anti-emigration rant

“You can’t walk down a street in Jamaica or Hong Kong or India without hearing someone speaking English”.

# united-kingdom - Monday 24 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This magazine questioned whether two female politicians were good looking enough to be leaders Disturbingly Sexy

This magazine questioned whether two female politicians were good looking enough to be leaders

The piece also said one of the reasons for Margaret Thatcher’s victory in 1975 was that lots of Tory backbenchers fancied her…

# united-kingdom - Friday 31 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Pilot scheme being launched to turn Dublin neighbourhoods into communities Building Communities

Pilot scheme being launched to turn Dublin neighbourhoods into communities

The scheme will see residents able to make their streets free from traffic for controlled periods.

# united-kingdom - Friday 24 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Remember horse meat? Well now it looks like we’ve been eating fake oregano OREGAMOMYGOD

Remember horse meat? Well now it looks like we’ve been eating fake oregano

As much as a quarter of the oregano you buy could be fake.

# united-kingdom - Thursday 23 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The HSE is trying to entice Irish nurses back home with promises of money and contracts Vacancies

The HSE is trying to entice Irish nurses back home with promises of money and contracts

It is seeking to attract up to 500 people and it is hoped it will encourage Irish nurses working abroad to come home.

# united-kingdom - Monday 20 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Amazon’s grocery delivery service is launching in the UK this year Fingers In Pies

Amazon’s grocery delivery service is launching in the UK this year

No word on when it might be coming to Ireland.

# united-kingdom - Saturday 11 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ireland is basically the European champion of tea drinking* The Tea Polls

Ireland is basically the European champion of tea drinking*

*When it comes to having it as a caffeine source anyway.

# united-kingdom - Thursday 9 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Crash victims left injured in car for three days after it was reported to police Scotland

Crash victims left injured in car for three days after it was reported to police

The man driving the car was pronounced dead at the scene when emergency services eventually got to him.

From TheJournal.ie This is what London looks like during a 24-hour transport strike Travel Nightmare

This is what London looks like during a 24-hour transport strike

Not fun for some – but it did provide some great views for others.

# united-kingdom - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Married couple in suspected ‘murder suicide’ leaving behind children Somerset

Married couple in suspected ‘murder suicide’ leaving behind children

The bodies of Tracey and Kevin Baker were formally identified earlier today.

# united-kingdom - Saturday 27 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie British fugitive accused of rape arrested in Cork Clonakilty

British fugitive accused of rape arrested in Cork

The man had been living in Clonakilty for a number of years and working in retail.

# united-kingdom - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Channel Tunnel chaos as protesters burn tyres on train tracks Sailors

Channel Tunnel chaos as protesters burn tyres on train tracks

Eurotunnel has closed the crossing for the evening.

# united-kingdom - Sunday 7 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie It’s not easy to sell a flat once owned by a well-known serial killer Dennis Nilsen This post contains a poll

It’s not easy to sell a flat once owned by a well-known serial killer

It’s very spacious, at least.

# united-kingdom - Thursday 4 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Simple questionnaire can predict a person’s risk of dying in next five years Mortality

Simple questionnaire can predict a person’s risk of dying in next five years

Factors like a person’s usual walking speed are used to calculate their score.

# united-kingdom - Thursday 28 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A mankini ban has been great for one small seaside town England

A mankini ban has been great for one small seaside town

“You couldn’t walk the streets on a Saturday without seeing someone wearing a mankini or what have you.”

From TheJournal.ie What do same-sex marriage and pension protection have in common? The Constitution

What do same-sex marriage and pension protection have in common?

A clause should be inserted into the Constitution to ensure pension protection, according to the Professional Insurance Brokers Association.

# united-kingdom - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds are attending a vigil for a cow shot dead by police Moooving

Hundreds are attending a vigil for a cow shot dead by police

Bessie posed ‘a significant risk’ to the public after escaping from a farm.

From TheJournal.ie Allegations of child sex abuse made against 76 British politicians Historic

Allegations of child sex abuse made against 76 British politicians

Police said there has been a surge in complaints against prominent public figures since the Jimmy Savile scandal.

# united-kingdom - Sunday 10 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton thinks Irish politicians need to be like the Girl Guides GE16

# united-kingdom - Monday 4 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Is this your ear? Lost And Found

Is this your ear?

It was found on a street in the United Kingdom yesterday.

# united-kingdom - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ireland isn’t as welcoming as it used to be Fáilte

Ireland isn’t as welcoming as it used to be

But we’re less worried about the impact immigration could have on education and health services.

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