24 September 2021
3 week ago
Metropolitan Police Events:We made 34 arrests while policing Extinction Rebellion demos yesterday. This includes their attempt to block a junction on Cromwell Road, Kensington where officers were immediately on scene and took action. Our police operation continues across the day
3 week ago
Metropolitan Police Events:Officers currently have a cordon in place at Cromwell Road, there is no kettling, people are free to leave and we are encouraging them to do so
4 week ago
Metropolitan Police Events:We remain on scene at the protest in #MansionHouse where activists are locked to a complex bamboo structure. Teams will work to safely remove these protesters & dismantle the devices. Arrests have been made during the course of the operation, which will continue into the night
4 week ago
West Midlands Police:COURTS A pensioner has been convicted of manslaughter after his wife was found dead at their Stourbridge home. Initially it was believed Gian Bhandal, 82, had died of natural causes, but following a post mortem her husband was arrested. Full story
Two British nationals and the child of a British national were among the 85 people so-far confirmed killed in the Kabul airport attack, Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said Friday4 week ago
Two British nationals and the child of a British national were among the 85 people so-far confirmed killed in the Kabul airport attack, Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said Friday
Massive fire in Leamington Spa4 week ago
Massive fire in Leamington Spa
4 week ago
Warwickshire Police: Emergency services are currently in attendance at a fire at a premises on Juno Drive, Leamington. Road closures are currently in place. Please keep windows and doors closed
Cambridge overdoses: Police heroin warning after three cases
4 week ago
British Defense Minister: The threat in Kabul increases as we get closer to leaving the country
4 week ago
Richard Moore, Chief of the Secret Intelligence Service, UK called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), The Pakistan military said in a statement "intelligence/ defence collaboration" & "the situation in Afghanistan was discussed"
4 week ago
Johnson: We expect the Taliban to allow those who want to leave Afghanistan to leave after August 31
4 week ago
British Defense Minister: No injuries were recorded among soldiers or officials in the vicinity of Kabul Airport
4 week ago
UK govt to hold crisis meeting after Kabul airport explosion: Downing Street
UK government statement on Kabul incident:4 week ago
UK government statement on Kabul incident:
4 week ago
Explosion appears to have happened near Baron Hotel across from Kabul airport. Baron was used largely by Brits. Many injured
Extinction Rebellion's stop the harm rally has reached the department for business, energy and industrial strategy - calling for end to investment in fossil fuels4 week ago
Extinction Rebellion's "stop the harm" rally has reached the department for business, energy and industrial strategy - calling for end to investment in fossil fuels
There have been 64,900 applications for the UK's Hong Kong BN(O) route between 31st Jan and 30th June 2021. Source:4 week ago
There have been 64,900 applications for the UK's Hong Kong BN(O) route between 31st Jan and 30th June 2021. Source:
4 week ago
Grim words from British Armed Forces Minister @JSHeappey who tells the BBC the terrorist threat at Kabul airport is "very serious" and "imminent"
1 month ago
B2 Stealth Bomber has just flown at around 2,000 feet in the edge of the cloud over the village towards Tetbury / one of the Gloucestershire or Oxfordshire RAF bases. Makes a change from the usual C17s & A330s
USAF B2 bombers arriving into RAF Fairford just now1 month ago
USAF B2 bombers arriving into RAF Fairford just now
UK retailers report lowest level of stock *since 1983* – today's @NewStatesman Chart of the Day on Britain's supply chain crisis1 month ago
UK retailers report lowest level of stock *since 1983* – today's @NewStatesman Chart of the Day on Britain's supply chain crisis
1 month ago
Brigadier Dan Blanchford, commander in charge of UK evacuation mission from Kabul says the operation is now airlifting around 2,000 people in 24 hours to safety, with more than 10,000 Afghans and UK nationals rescued from the country since it started
1 month ago
[email protected] reveals he's asked Russia's foreign minister for a phone call to talk about issues like Afghanistan & expulsion of a BBC journalist from Russia. But he doesn't seem to have had a reply: "I am scheduled to speak to him. or we've asked to speak to him"
1 month ago
British Ministry of Defense: We have evacuated 1,112 Afghans during the past hours, and more military flights are scheduled today
1 month ago
Metropolitan Police Events:The demonstration on Parliament Street and Whitehall is causing unreasonable disruption to the community. We are advising activists that if they do not move off the road, they risk being arrested. Parliament Square green is a two min walk away
1 month ago
Metropolitan Police Events:Protesters are blocking roads around Parliament Street and Whitehall in #Westminster. We have officers on scene. Their demonstration is causing disruption to traffic which we are working to minimise. Will share updates in due course
Downing Street says the government has not set a hard deadline for when UK evacuation procedures will end1 month ago
Downing Street says the government has not set a hard deadline for when UK evacuation procedures will end
1 month ago
British government: We will not be able to evacuate once US forces leave Afghanistan
1 month ago
UK Defence Secretary Ben Wallace says "hours not weeks" remain to evacuate people from Afghanistan
The US and British Defense Ministers discuss by phone cooperation in Kabul for the next stage
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