British don't want their 5G network infected by the "Manchurian chip phenomenon," says @AmbJohnBolton of @Huawei
Bolton says hopes all of the signatories of the deal with Iran recognize the same imperfections in the deal as we do
readout of PM Johnson's meeting with US National Security Adviser Bolton says they discussed a "shared commitment to an ambitious free trade agreement once the UK leaves the EU. They also spoke about Brexit and a range of other issues including Iran, Hong Kong and 5G"
"The Prime Minister spoke to President Trump today. They discussed global economic issues and trade, and the Prime Minister updated the President on Brexit," says @10DowningStreet spokesman
Passengers on a flight from Gatwick Airport to New York have been delayed after their plane was damaged before take off. The Norwegian Dreamliner aircraft, due to fly to New York JFK hit a fence while being pushed back from the stand, a passenger on board posted on Twitter
British government spokesman: Iran must stop its destabilizing activities in the region
British Prime Minister's spokesman: Boris Johnson will discuss with Bolton today a range of security issues, including Iran
British Prime Minister's spokesman: London's attitude towards Iran and the nuclear deal has not changed
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GOGO73 6414847 USAF RC135U Combat Sent, tracking west back to Mildenhall after morning intelligence-gathering mission surveilling BalticSea and Kalinigrad area. 0909z
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A @RoyalNavy @HMSDuncan is in Bahrain
US national security adviser calls on Britain to tighten its stance on Iran
Yellow warning issued due to strong wind over UK today. London, Manchester and Birmingham Airports
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Severe delays and cancellations at Kings cross railway station in London - just one of the places affected by power cut
Today's powercut appears to have been caused by problems at Little Barford gas-fired power station in Bedfordshire and Hornsea offshore wind farm off Yorkshire, which both failed around the same time, according to industry experts at @enappsys
UKPowerNetworks: on the powercut affecting parts of London and SouthEast. This is due to an issue on the national transmission network which has impacted our customers. we believe all supplies have been restored
Issues with two generators caused a loss of power across parts of the UK but the issue is "resolved", the National Grid Electricity System Operator said
Parts of Sussex have been affected by power cuts due to a failure to National Grid's network
has suspended all trains and customers are being advised not to travel
A power cut is affecting a large area of London and South East and is believed to be caused by a failure to the National Grid's network
Service suspended @TLRailUK at StPancrasInternational due to power failure and a faulty train
A nationwide power cut has affected homes across Derbyshire.
Power cut affecting whole of Ipswich Hospital (@ESNEFT). Back-up generator has failed to work. A spokewoman for the hospital says staff are working flat out to keep patients safe
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The powercut has stripped homes and businesses of power across England and Wales during the Friday rush hour.
Power is out in several towns across Cornwall including Newquay. Many traffic lights out.
Western Power Distribution: We are currently experiencing a major incident on the national electricity infrastructure. We are in the process of restoring customers and will provide further updates as soon as possible for specific areas We are sorry for the inconvenience this is causing
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has written to civil servants saying his "top priority" is preparing "urgently and rapidly" for a possible no deal Brexit on 31 October adding he "would very much prefer to leave with a deal" that abolishes the Irish backstop
The Office for National Statistics says the UK economy shrank by 0.2% in the second quarter of this year
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Pound drops after U.K. GDP shows economy shrunk in the second quarter
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A QRA launch from @RAFLossiemouth took place due to two Russian 'Bear' bombers, one of which was approaching UK airspace. The aircraft were monitored until the RAF intercepted and escorted them from the UK's area of interest, ensuring they did not enter UK airspace.
West Midlands Police says a murder investigation has been launched after a 20-year-old man was shot dead in the Erdington area of Birmingham this evening