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Boris Johnson ‘could be jailed’ for contempt of court

Prime Minister Johnson could go to prison if he refuses to delay Brexit, the former Director of Public Prosecutions has said. Lord MacDonald, 66, said today that should Johnson decide to ignore a bill which prevents a No Deal exit he could face prosecution. This is because, should Johnson ignore the bill, he could be found in contempt of court. Asked...

David Cameron claims Johnson ‘didn’t believe in’ Brexit; backed to up his career

The ex-Tory leader says BoJo threw his weight behind the campaign even though he was “certain the Brexit side would lose”. The former PM says Boris wanted to “become the darling of the party” using the referendum to ensure others, including Michael Gove, did not “win that crown”. He says: “The conclusion I am left with is that he risked an...

£551m scheme announced to kick-start film & TV production

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has announced a government-backed scheme worth half a billion pounds (£551m) aimed towards restarting the operations of the entertainment industry. The scheme, which comes from the UK government's largest ever investment in arts & entertainment, will be used by domestic production houses to jump start production. Once productions have started again, the funding will be used to...

Serial Stabbings in Birmingham City Centre – ‘Major Incident’ Declared

Police have confirmed various individuals have been harmed yet their conditions are presently obscure. In an announcement West Midlands Police stated: "We can confirm that at approximately 12.30am today we were called to reports of a stabbing in Birmingham city centre. “We immediately attended, along with colleagues from the ambulance service. “A number of other stabbings were reported in the...

No More Social Gatherings of Over Six; Banned in England from Monday

Gatherings of excess of six individuals will be prohibited in England from Monday - with certain exclusions - in the midst of a second wave of Covid cases. The law change will make bigger gatherings meeting anyplace socially inside or outside illegal, the administration said. However, it won't make a difference to schools, work environments or Covid-secure weddings, memorial services and...

Wales to Have Strikingly Lower COVID Infection Rate Than England or Scotland

This estimation is based on R number - The R number is the number of people that each person with Covid-19 is capable of infecting the other person. If this number exceeds one, the number of people infected with the virus will increase exponentially-but as long as it remains below one, the number of people infected with the virus will...

PM’s Car Hit by Security After Protestor Jumps Out in Front

Prime Minister Boris Johnson encountered a minor car crash in Westminster after his Jaguar was hit in the rear by his own security team after a protestor jumped out in front of the Prime Minister's car. Nobody was hurt in the incident - including the PM. After the protester ran into the road, the front car then stopped suddenly, forcing the...

BLM Protestors Vandalise Indian Restaurant in London, Spray-paint Racial Slurs

Meera's Village in North-Western London was left thrashed and vandalised in BLM protests
In a shocking incident, an Indian restaurant in Queensbury named 'Meera's Village' was vandalised by violent #BlackLivesMatter protestors. While the restaurant was left ransacked, the vandals also wrote derogatory Indophobic racial slurs on the restaurant's art-wall. Pictures of the incident were shared by a London-resident on Twitter who wrote "We Gujarati’s are a minority community in the UK, smaller than...

New Covid tier system comes into power in England

Britain has gotten back to a layered arrangement of Covid limitations after its second public lockdown finished. The harder new framework came into power on Wednesday in the wake of being endorsed by MPs in a Commons vote on Tuesday. The public authority said the move would help "defend the additions made during the previous month", regardless of 55 Tories casting...

PM could demand EU to refuse Brexit delay as part of exit agreement

Prime Minister Boris Johnson could ask the EU to rule out giving Britain a third Brexit delay to give MPs a stark choice between his deal and no deal. The Prime Minister is set to officially reveal his plans to get an agreement signed off with Brussels within days as he vowed: "We do have a solution." As part of the...