London attack: Victim Melissa Cochran returns to US – BBC News

April 18, 2017

He added that Mrs Cochran, who was in a wheelchair when she joined a service for the families and survivors of the attack at Westminster Abbey on 5 April, was healing faster than expected. Victims of the London attack London attack: What we know so far In depth: Westminster terror attack The other people killed on the bridge were Aisha Frade, 44, who worked at a London sixth-form college; retired window cleaner Leslie Rhodes, 75, from south London, and Romanian tourist Andreea Cristea, …

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Theresa May’s Saudi Arabia balancing act – BBC News

April 4, 2017

When they look at the map of the region they see Iran effectively controlling five Middle Eastern capitals now: Tehran, Baghdad, Damascus, Beirut and Sana’a, and spreading its influence among the Shia populations in Bahrain and along Saudi Arabia’s Gulf coast. So the Saudis want to know that their defence alliance with the UK, as well as the US, is rock solid. Death toll But left out of the picture are the human rights organisations and campaign groups that want Mrs May to use …

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PM says Brexit plan to ‘strengthen Union’ ahead of Sturgeon meeting – BBC News

March 27, 2017

… ‘Unstoppable force’ Ahead of Monday’s meeting, Mrs May will address staff at the Department for International Development in East Kilbride. She will say “the strength and stability” of the UK’s union will “become even more important” as Britain leaves the EU – and the “one overarching goal” of her post-Brexit plan is “to build a more united nation”. “A more united nation means working actively to bring people and …

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Where is England’s steepest street? – BBC News

March 19, 2017

… “Snow is a right pain,” said Mrs Loney. “If you leave your car on the hill it’s stuck there until the snow goes.” She said the slope, which has steps and handrails at the bottom and top, had attracted a few daredevils. “Up and down we’ve had skiers, we had a unicyclist, lots of runners come and train here. “Pushing a double buggy up was a bit tricky for me but I’ve never been so fit in my life.” Additional reporting by Sue Paz, Jerry …

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Looking back on the political gambles of May and Sturgeon – BBC News

March 19, 2017

… that might be, but on those terms it doesn’t seem likely a new vote could happen anytime before late 2020. The Europe question Image copyright Scottish Parliament Image caption Votes on many Holyrood motions are not binding The Scottish government now argues that the Holyrood vote on a Section 30 order is more important than ever. In the end, it was the focus of Ms Sturgeon’s big conference speech. But Mrs May’s response assumes that this vote will be approved. Ms …

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Brexit: David Davis warns MPs to leave bill unchanged – BBC News

March 12, 2017

… to Mrs May to let them go through. The bill could complete its final stages on Monday if the Lords accepts the decisions made by MPs when it votes on it earlier in the day. Related Topics David Davis Brexit More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsInstaStore – Reseller (Unlimited Resell License) Resell InstaStore and get 100% Commission on the FE + OTO1 + OTO2 This license includes: – Unlimited Resell License – 100% Commission on the Front End + OTO1 + OTO2 – We handle all …

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