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Emergency vehicles are seen following a large fire inside the George Bryan Centre at the Robert Peel Hospital in Tamworth, Britain, February 11, 2019. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh (Reuters) – British police said on Monday emergency services in Staffordshire were fighting a fire at the George Bryan Medical Centre in the town of Tamworth and that a
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FILE PHOTO: British Defence Minister Gavin Williamson speaks during a news conference onboard a Ukrainian Navy frigate, Getman Sagaidachny, in Odessa, Ukraine December 21, 2018. REUTERS/Yevgeny Volokin/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May’s “Global Britain” slogan is more than a pithy phrase because the United Kingdom will be ready to flex its military
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May has rejected the idea of targeting a customs union with the European Union, pouring cold water on hopes from some that she could shift her Brexit policy to win over the opposition Labour Party. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves a church near High Wycombe, Britain February 10,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Many British public services risk ongoing real-terms cuts for years to come, despite a softer fiscal stance from Chancellor Philip Hammond, a major think tank predicted ahead of a half-yearly budget update next month. Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond visits Sensor City in Liverpool, Britain, February 1, 2019. REUTERS/Andrew Yates/Pool
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LONDON (Reuters) – A devastating blaze at British online supermarket Ocado’s (OCDO.L) flagship packing and distribution complex in southern England has been extinguished, but firefighters will remain at the site for now. Firefighters work at the scene of the Ocado’s flagship robotic distribution centre in flames in Andover, Britain Feburary 5, 2019 in this still
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LONDON (Reuters) – The Queen 97-year-old husband Prince Philip has voluntarily given up his driving licence after a crash last month, Buckingham Palace said on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prince Philip is driven away from Papworth Hospital in southern England December 27, 2011.- REUTERS/Neil Hall/File Photo Philip escaped without injury on Jan. 17 when the
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LONDON (Reuters) – A shutdown in British horse racing due to an outbreak of equine influenza is costing the bookmaking industry tens of millions of pounds, Betfair said on Friday, and could get much worse if the outbreak is prolonged. Horse Racing – Newcastle – Newcastle Racecourse, Newcastle upon Tyne, Britain – February 8, 2019
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May came away from a day in an increasingly impatient Brussels on Thursday with a pledge of renewed talks that held out some hope for a new Brexit deal, if no sign of compromise yet. Senior EU officials urged her to grasp an olive branch from Labour opposition
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(Reuters) – Horse racing will be postponed in Britain until at least the middle of next week because of an outbreak of equine influenza, the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) said on Thursday. General view of the Doncaster racecourse, following the confirmed outbreak of equine flu, in Doncaster, Britain, February 7, 2019 REUTERS/Lee Smith Racing was
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Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, meet guests during a pre-ceremony reception before the Endeavour Fund Awards in the Drapers’ Hall in London, Britain February 7, 2019. Tolga Akmen/Pool via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle attended an awards ceremony on Thursday evening for the Endeavour Fund, which
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