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Most Monarch customers will not receive automatic refund, say administrators

Wednesday  00:47,   04 october 2017
Press Association

Administrators KPMG estimates that just 10-15% of the 860,000 customers affected have bookings which are Atol-protected.Administrators KPMG estimates that just 10-15% of the 860,000 customers affected have bookings which are protected by the Air[...]

Most Monarch customers will not receive automatic refund, say administrators

Wednesday  00:47,   04 october 2017
Press Association

Administrators KPMG estimates that just 10-15% of the 860,000 customers affected have bookings which are Atol-protected.Administrators KPMG estimates that just 10-15% of the 860,000 customers affected have bookings which are protected by the Air[...]

Most Monarch customers will not receive automatic refund, say administrators

Wednesday  00:47,   04 october 2017
Press Association

Administrators KPMG estimates that just 10-15% of the 860,000 customers affected have bookings which are Atol-protected.Administrators KPMG estimates that just 10-15% of the 860,000 customers affected have bookings which are protected by the Air[...]

Tories Target The Youth Vote - But Is It Too Little, Too Late?

Monday  19:07,   02 october 2017
Huffington Post UK

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, delivered his conference speech on Monday to yells and applause from the audience.  Defending the Free market as that which 'will underpin a free society', with special emphasis on the next[...]

May laughs off question over 'unsackable' Boris

Sunday  16:30,   01 october 2017
Sky News

Theresa May has brushed off questions about whether Boris Johnson should be sacked, after he made another high-profile intervention on Brexit aimed at forcing the Government's hand.Theresa May has brushed off questions about whether Boris[...]

Teenager charged after M3 hazard causes chaos

Sunday  16:18,   01 october 2017
Sky News

A teenager has been charged after a mystery hazard caused gridlock on the M3, leaving thousands of motorists and passengers stranded. The 17-year-old boy from Winchester is accused of two counts of arson and two counts of causing danger to road[...]

Boris Johnson ‘caught on camera quoting Kipling poem in Burmese temple’

Saturday  13:36,   30 september 2017
Press Association

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office declined to comment. :: Boris Johnson: Blond Ambition is on Channel 4 on Sunday at[...]

Publisher defends 'x-rated' scene in school book

Friday  20:25,   29 september 2017
Sky News

Publisher Oxford University Press (OUP) has defended “dubious scenes” in one of its children's books after an eagle-eyed reader noticed something strange in an illustration. Responding to the reader, OUP Primary tweeted: "Interesting spot but[...]

Mother's tribute to two triplets who died at home

Friday  20:18,   29 september 2017
Sky News

A mother whose two baby triplets died in a "tragic accident" has paid tribute to the boys who she described as "my life, heart and soul".Noah and Charlie, both aged five months, were found to be not breathing when police officers [...]

BBC Question Time: Ayesha Hazarika Shuts Down 'Bully' During Fierce Defence Of Angela Merkel

Friday  20:18,   29 september 2017
Huffington Post UK

BBC’s Question Time was arguably more confrontational than ever this week against a backdrop of Jeremy Corbyn’s triumphant Labour Party conference, ongoing Brexit tension and the rise of the far-right in Germany. The first exchange was over Corbyn’s [...]

Judge who spared Oxford student jail investigated

Friday  20:18,   29 september 2017
Sky News

The judicial watchdog is investigating a complaint against a judge who spared an Oxford University student from jail for stabbing her boyfriend. Ian Pringle QC gave Lavinia Woodward, 24, a 10-month prison sentence, suspended for 18 months, on[...]

Top EU official mocks May over Florence speech

Friday  08:00,   29 september 2017
Sky News

The European Parliament's chief Brexit coordinator has mocked Theresa May over her crucial speech in Florence. Guy Verhofstadt said Mrs May chose the Italian city because of its political history of backstabbing and betrayal. © PA Guy [...]

Joke about Prince Harry taken the wrong way, Labour MP claims

Friday  08:00,   29 september 2017
Press Association

Kensington MP Emma Dent Coad was said to have questioned the royal’s ability to fly a helicopter.Kensington MP Emma Dent Coad, who was said to have questioned the royal’s ability to fly a helicopter, released a statement on Twitter which asks “can[...]

Dogs fall ill eating chocolate sent by Sainsbury's

Wednesday  15:40,   27 september 2017
Sky News

Dog owners have spoken of their anger after their pets required emergency veterinary care because they ate chocolate sent through the post by Sainsbury's.The supermarket chain dispatched an assorted box of Green & Black's chocolate bars as[...]

Girl, 16, charged with attempted murder of welfare officer stabbed at school

Wednesday  07:31,   27 september 2017
Press Association

Humberside Police said the girl, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with attempted murder and carrying a blade or pointed article on school premises. © Provided by The Press Association (PA) Earlier, Chief Superintendent[...]