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Boris Johnson says HS2 will be ‘crucial for country’ as construction begins

September 4, 2020

The Prime Minister heralded HS2 as an ‘incredible project’ that will create ‘tens of thousands’ of jobs, as he marked the start of the controversial railway line’s construction. Boris Johnson acknowledged more people are working from home due to coronavirus but insisted the scheme linking London, Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds will be ‘crucial for our […]

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White man calls passenger ‘black c**t’ and says ‘get off the ‘f*****g bus’

July 17, 2020

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video This is the moment two men hurl racist abuse at a teenager and threaten to ‘knock him out’ if he doesn’t get off the bus. Trey Robinson, 17, says the pair were ‘staring’ at him on the […]

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Couple almost killed as huge tree brought crashing down by strong winds

July 6, 2020

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video This is the moment a couple narrowly escape being crushed to death as a tree topples over onto a busy crossroads in west London. Dashcam footage shows the tree being uprooted in Ealing on Saturday afternoon as […]

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Investigation launched after black man ‘punched and kicked’ by police in street

July 2, 2020

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video The Metropolitan Police are investigating footage showing a black man being ‘punched and kicked’ as eight officers try to pin him to the floor. The force confirmed a public complaint had been recorded and that the ‘actions […]

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Bottles lobbed at police during third night of illegal London block parties

June 27, 2020

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Clashes erupted between revellers and police during a third consecutive night of unlicensed street parties in London. Footage on social media shows officers with shields and helmets in a standoff with young people yesterday evening outside a […]

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Clashes between police and ‘statue defenders’ in fourth weekend of protests

June 20, 2020

As more anti-racism demonstrations are being held in cities across Britain, clashes have broken out between counter-protesters and police in Glasgow. Police were forced to form a barrier between groups supporting the Black Lives Matter movement and self-appointed ‘statue defenders’. It follows scenes of ‘racist thuggery’ on Wednesday when far-right Scottish loyalists from the National […]

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Police chased down Whitehall and Cenotaph damaged as 12 arrested at BLM protests

June 8, 2020

Violent clashes erupted at largely peaceful anti-racism protests in London, which saw a police officer on the floor with blood streaming down his face. Footage shows a mob chasing officers down the streets of Whitehall as they were pelted with bottles, fireworks and smoke bombs at around 9pm. Meanwhile one demonstrator climbed onto The Cenotaph […]

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Black Lives Matter protesters spray ‘racist’ on Winston Churchill statue

June 8, 2020

A statue of former Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill in London was covered in graffiti as anti-racism protests were held across the UK over the weekend. While demonstrations were largely peaceful, small skirmishes broke out in some parts of the capital, with people lobbing bottles and fireworks at police. Thousands have taken to the streets […]

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Journalists attacked as they cover London’s George Floyd protests

June 4, 2020

Two Australian reporters were assaulted as they tried to do their jobs amid demonstrations in London over the death of unarmed black man George Floyd. Nine News Europe correspondent Sophie Walsh says she feared for her life as a man carrying what was thought to be a screwdriver yelled ‘Allah Akbar’ before making stabbing motions […]

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Met Police accused of racism as officer handcuffs black ambulance driver

May 30, 2020

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Anger has arisen over a video showing a white police officer detaining a black man, understood to be an off-duty ambulance driver, outside his London home. The copper approaches and asks what he was doing, to which […]

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