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CEO of fashion house Ted Baker quits over workplace claims

Mar 4, 2019

The CEO of retailer Ted Baker has resigned after allegations that he enforced a "hugging" culture at the company

US ambassador to UK slams critics of American agriculture

Mar 2, 2019

The U.S. ambassador to Britain has attacked what he described as a "smear" campaign against American agriculture by interests with a protectionist agenda.

London Stansted Airport shut for hours after aborted takeoff

Mar 2, 2019

British air accident authorities are investigating an aborted takeoff of a Laudamotion flight to Vienna that left eight people injured

PI players mulling RWC boycott over world league exclusion

Mar 1, 2019

Members of a Pacific Island players' support group in Europe are considering boycotting the Rugby World Cup in response to plans for a new world league that excludes Fiji, Samoa, and Tonga

As Brexit looms, UK 'preppers' stock up and hunker down

Mar 1, 2019

For almost as long as Britain and the European Union have been wrangling over Brexit, Melvin Burton has been preparing for a bumpy landing

Drone sighting halts flights at Ireland's Dublin Airport

Feb 21, 2019

Flights to and from Dublin Airport in Ireland have been halted after a drone was spotted over the airfield

UK expands no-fly zone for drones around airports

Feb 20, 2019

Britain is extending the no-fly zone for drones around airports to 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) in an attempt to avert disruption like the grounding of flights at Gatwick in December

Hundreds stranded as British airline Flybmi collapses

Feb 17, 2019

Hundreds of passengers have been stranded by the abrupt collapse of the British regional airline Flybmi

'Small Island' author Andrea Levy dies of cancer aged 62

Feb 15, 2019

Prizewinning novelist Andrea Levy has died after suffering from cancer in recent years

Rare tiger killed in UK safari park; 2nd to die in past week

Feb 13, 2019

An English safari park says a rare Amur tiger has been killed in a fight with two other tigers

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