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The British Hostage and the Great Opportunity

A Yemeni source has stated that British hostage “Douglas Semple”, was not freed by a military operation, but in fact the U.A.E. had paid a ransom in return of his freedom. 546 more words

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WWII The 75th Anniversary

28 August – The Battle of Britain

The Luftwaffe resumes attacks after a lull on the previous day. 58 more words


Yasmin Alibhai-Brown, Bidisha & Mohammed Osborne

For a few seconds, time stopped and the audience dropped a collective jaw as Yasmin Alibhai-Brown asked if we knew that the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne’s brother was a Muslim convert, Mohammed Osborne. 226 more words


finally in the UK

Hello world,

On the 26th of August (so yesterday) I’ve  finally been arriving in the UK.
The best way to start one’s exchange year? To miss the train. 349 more words


News matrix – thoughts on environmental happenings

Britain’s beaches condemned to ‘unfit’ standard

New EU regulations relegated 23 of Britain’s beaches into the ‘unfit for swimming’ category earlier this week, despite the waters being cleaner than ever. 439 more words


A day of sun and a day of rain.

Sunday 23 and Monday 24 August 2015 – Lanivet, Cornwall and back to London.

Sunday was supposed to be another rainy day, bit for a change when they got it wrong it was in our favour, and it turned out to be a pretty damn good day. 855 more words