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#UK

# uk - Monday 22 June, 2015

UK flat fire kills two teenagers and a six-month-old baby girl

The three died in the fire in Langley Mill in Derbyshire.

# uk - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Quiz: How much do you know about the UK?

Quiz: How much do you know about the UK?

They’re right next door. Should be easy.

# uk - Monday 15 June, 2015

Gang of thieves board up train station in an attempt to rob the ATM

Rush hour passengers were greeted with a boarded up door when they arrived to get their train this morning.

Court denies mother’s attempt to use her dead daughter’s frozen eggs IVF

Court denies mother’s attempt to use her dead daughter’s frozen eggs

The daughter died in 2011 at age 28 and had signed a consent form agreeing that her eggs could be stored after her death.

Child rapist moved to UK after gardaí saw a video of him raping 11-year-old girl

Michael Smith went on to commit further offences in England.

# uk - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

UK police search for mum ‘on the run’ with three-year-old son

The pair disappeared around the time the boy’s father was given custody of him.

# uk - Saturday 6 June, 2015

UK doctor and two nurses charged after woman travelling from Ireland died following abortion

The 32-year-old woman died in 2012 after an abortion

# uk - Friday 5 June, 2015

Alton Towers apologises for ‘devastating’ crash that left four people with ‘significant’ injuries Alton Towers This post contains videos

Alton Towers apologises for ‘devastating’ crash that left four people with ‘significant’ injuries

A number of rollercoasters have been closed as a result.

Two pregnant women found among 68 trafficked in containers

The four men driving the vehicles have been arrested on suspicion of breaking immigration laws.

# uk - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Body discovered by police investigating disappearance of 13-year-old Amber Peat

She was last seen at her home in Nottinghamshire on Saturday.

Former Lib Dem leader Charles Kennedy has died aged 55 RIP

Former Lib Dem leader Charles Kennedy has died aged 55

The UK politician was opposed to the Iraq War during his time as leader.

# uk - Monday 1 June, 2015

“Overexcited” man told to “put his jeans on” and leave World Naked Bike Ride

The man was told to “calm down” by police officers.

# uk - Saturday 23 May, 2015

The Hardest Eurovision Quiz Ever

Are you a Johnny Logan or a Jahn Teigen? … Reckon you know your Dana Rosemary Scallon from your Dana International?

# uk - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Ambulances are needed for 17 choking incidents every week

A TD wants to ensure that all childcare staff can deal with such incidents.

# uk - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Fishermen plucked from liferaft after ship sinks in gale-force winds

The Shannon and Waterford Coast Guard helicopters responded – and the men were located in a liferaft in the early hours of this morning.

# uk - Sunday 17 May, 2015

This man changed careers for a business that gives 100% of its profits to charity

Tom O’Toole is bringing the One Difference brand to Ireland.

# uk - Thursday 14 May, 2015

700 British people have travelled to Syria, most of them wanted to join ISIS

Police released new statistics today.

# uk - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Will the UK leave the EU …and what would it mean for Ireland if it did?

The prospect of the UK leaving the EU presents a massive challenge to the future of the European Union; its entire viability is at stake.

From Business ETC Things are looking seriously rosy for the EU right now Only Way Is Up

Things are looking seriously rosy for the EU right now

Or for its economy at any rate. The union has outstripped growth in both the US and the UK for the start of 2015

# uk - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Red-haired ‘fanatic’ plotted to murder Prince Charles to make Prince Harry king

Mark Colborne is on trial for a number of terrorism offences.

From The Daily Edge Fearne Cotton wrote about Ireland, but thinks Ireland is in the UK 800 Years

# uk - Monday 11 May, 2015

EU wants refugee quotas for member states and the UK’s not happy

Frances Fitzgerald can’t comment on the issue.

“I would love to have kids right now, but there’s a process that one has to go through” Form An Orderly Queue This post contains videos

“I would love to have kids right now, but there’s a process that one has to go through”

Prince Harry is looking for love, it seems.

# uk - Saturday 9 May, 2015

How Nicola Sturgeon emerged as a star of the UK election

The Scottish first minister has criticised austerity and advocated the SNP as a “progressive force”.

# uk - Thursday 7 May, 2015

That was fast: Princess Charlotte souvenirs are already on sale in Britain

The mugs show a portrait of the baby’s parents Prince William and his wife Kate surrounded by cherubs.

# uk - Monday 4 May, 2015

Russell Brand backs Ed Miliband: ‘You gotta vote Labour’

Brand said he believed the UK was in a “dangerous position”.

# uk - Friday 1 May, 2015

Someone just dropped their trousers in front of Nick Clegg while asking for a selfie Pants Party This post contains videos

# uk - Thursday 30 April, 2015

In the battle to live longer, men are catching up with women

In 15 years, some parts of the UK there could be no difference.

# uk - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

This teen was found guilty of plotting to murder soldiers

He also groomed an impressionable teenager, police said.

From The Daily Edge This website compares living in Ireland to other countries and it’s gone viral Grass Is Greener

This website compares living in Ireland to other countries and it’s gone viral

You’ve always wondered what it would be like.

# uk - Monday 27 April, 2015

Conservative candidate suspended for calling Ed Miliband “the Jew”

Gulzabeen Afsar was hoping to be elected to a council seat near Derby.

# uk - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Which UK politician would YOU like to see turned into a sex doll?

Please, please don’t let any Irish business try this before next year’s election…

# uk - Monday 20 April, 2015

14-year-old boy arrested over ‘credible terrorist threat’

The child has been arrested in Lancashire after alleged communication between him and a man in Australia.

# uk - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Police fear missing family of six have fled to Syria UK

Police fear missing family of six have fled to Syria

There are concerns that they are travelling to Syria.

# uk - Thursday 16 April, 2015

David Cameron didn’t show up for a debate – and it might cost him dearly

With just 21 days left, did Cameron make a big mistake?

# uk - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

The Irish are among the most free people in the world

The Irish are among the most free people in the world

When it comes to travel visas anyway. Not all nations have it so easy though…

# uk - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

This campaign video from the UK Greens is … well, bonkers

So ridiculous, it works.

# uk - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From Business ETC Having taken off like a train here, the Irish Hailo has its sights set on the UK Lynked In

Having taken off like a train here, the Irish Hailo has its sights set on the UK

Lynk taxis are looking to hit the British market with a €25 million expansion.

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