Scotland Yard has said an 85-year-old woman has been found dead at her home in Romford in east London after being "subjected to a cowardly assault that left her with serious injuries"

Map. History of UK conflict

14 August 2018
2 month ago
No sign of illegal co-ordination among Brexit campaigners: data firm
2 month ago
Metropolitan Police says the 85-year-old woman who was found dead in Romford in east London after being "subjected to a cowardly assault" has been named as Rosina Coleman
2 month ago
Peers in the House of Lords have voted in favour of an amendment to the EU withdrawal bill demanding environmental protections after Brexit including the creation of an environmental standards watchdog
2 month ago
Oxfam UK chief quits following Haiti scandal: charity
2 month ago
UK Transport Secretary Chris Grayling announces that the East Coast rail franchise will be brought back under government control
2 month ago
UK PM Theresa May warns Tory Brexit rebels voting against Government's plans risks damaging 'integrity' of UK politics
2 month ago
UK PM Theresa May ally signals an "open mind" on the least-favored customs option for Brexit
2 month ago
Scotland Yard has said an 85-year-old woman has been found dead at her home in Romford in east London after being "subjected to a cowardly assault that left her with serious injuries"
2 month ago
UK PM May: We've worked hard on this and we want to deliver a Brexit that's good for the whole UK
2 month ago
The Government will fully fund the removal of dangerous cladding from tower blocks by councils and housing associations at an estimated cost of £400 million, Theresa May tells MPs
2 month ago
UK PM May: We need to trade in as frictionless way as possible. Trade isn't entirely frictionless. It won't be easy. Some will say forget about it - but that's not our position. Some will say don't worry aobut border - that's not our position. We'll publish white paper soon
2 month ago
UK PM May: We are working with them. We are protecting our own internal market. Welsh govt agree as well as some in Scotland. We need to respect devolution and maintain market
2 month ago
UK PM May: It's disappointing, we've been working hard. That's why Wales has agreed. We want to respect devolution and the internal market and it should be remembered that Scotland vote to remain in the UK
2 month ago
UK PM: Can I just say, we've seen company after company announcing investment in this country leading to more jobs. Yes we need to ensure customs arrangements and that's what we're working to do
2 month ago
[email protected]_may: EU Withdrawal Bill sets out mechanism that respects devolution while also maintaining integrity of the UK's common market Government is disappointed at Scottish Parliament not granting its consent
2 month ago
PM @theresa_may speaking at @HouseofCommons on post-Brexit borders/customs: Government and HMRC are making preparations for all contingencies
2 month ago
PM @theresa_may: There are 3 objectives for future customs arrangements: as frictionless trade as possible, no hard border in Ireland, independent trade policy White paper published soon will show how much progress has been made in the last weeks
Theresa May insisted that the Conservative party will deliver a Brexit that is in the interests of the British people2 month ago
Theresa May insisted that the Conservative party will deliver a Brexit "that is in the interests of the British people"
2 month ago
Bradley on post-Brexit customs arrangements models: both proposals could possibly work, but there are concerns with both and investigation over options available continues
2 month ago
Secretary of State Bradley explains there will be no new infrastructure AT the border after Brexit due to security reasons, and cannot speculate on new infrastructure being needed at some other place because customs arrangements not decided yet
Northern Ireland Secretary Karen Bradley speaking in @CommonsEU about Irish border after Brexit: There will be no new physical infrastructure, no new cameras, no new checks at the NI/Ireland border
2 month ago
Police are assisting @LondonFire following reports of a gas leak in Chapel Market Islington. Nearby buildings have been evacuated and road closures are in place. No reported injuries
3 month ago
Britain will not ask for longer Brexit transition period: minister
3 month ago
Britain really is losing the plot in its obsession with the EU customs union
3 month ago
Erdogan's in Downing Street ahead of talks with Theresa May earlier
The Scottish Parliament has passed a motion stating it does not consent to the Government's EU Withdrawal Bill by 93 votes to 30
"It feels to me as though in lots of areas Moscow is testing the west, testing to see what it can get away with" per Britain's @MichaelHTatham "It is very important that when we're tested we show we're responding to that test"
Russia needs to know it will pay an "enduring price" for outrageous behavior, says @UKinUSA's @MichaelHTatham
3 month ago
Britain's Middle East minister criticises U.S. after Gaza bloodshed
The British Envoy at U.N.: Jerusalem must be a joint capital of the two states of Israel and Palestine
3 month ago
Boris Johnson: Important UNSC session on Gaza today. Vital situation is deescalated. Call on @nmladenov to bring forward proposals, including easing access and movement restrictions and support for development projects. Fully back Egypt-led reconciliation and full PA administration of Gaza Strip
3 month ago
Committee of British lawmakers says Facebook has not fully answered its questions about data privacy with sufficient detail or evidence
3 month ago
Britain: U.S. needs better understanding of Israeli-Palestinian conflict
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