Friday, 23 June 2017
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Former UK police chief: 'We are facing disorganised terrorism'

Added: 22.06.2017 14:48 | 7 views | 0 comments

Sir Hugh Orde is a former British police chief who was at the forefront of the fight against terrorism, working at Scotland Yard in London and as chief constable in Northern Ireland. He tells FRANCE 24 how police need to respond to the current wave of terrorism, says there is no need for a France-style state of emergency in the UK, and expresses concern over how Brexit will affect security cooperation with the EU and the UK border with Ireland.


Ford to become Scotland's record cap holder against Fiji

Added: 22.06.2017 11:00 | 19 views | 0 comments

Scotland hooker Ross Ford will earn his 110th cap on Saturday as the Scots conclude their summer tour against Fiji.

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Tesco set to cut 1,100 Cardiff call centre jobs

Added: 21.06.2017 17:37 | 9 views | 0 comments

Tesco says it is shutting its Cardiff base and consolidating centres into a single site in Scotland.

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'Poisoned' Wimbledon player Gabriella Taylor granted wildcard

Added: 21.06.2017 15:39 | 2 views | 0 comments

A British tennis player whose suspected “poisoning” during last year’s Wimbledon was investigated by Scotland Yard after she “almost died” has been awarded a wildcard for this year’s qualifying tournament.

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1,100 Tesco call centre jobs set to go in Cardiff

Added: 21.06.2017 14:33 | 11 views | 0 comments

Tesco said it was shutting its Cardiff base and consolidating centres into a single site in Scotland.

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1,200 Cardiff Tesco call centre jobs at risk, union claims

Added: 21.06.2017 14:07 | 9 views | 0 comments

The centre in Cardiff could shut next year with jobs moved to Scotland, a union claims.

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Scotland miss out on World Cup spot

Added: 20.06.2017 18:37 | 9 views | 0 comments

A draw with Canada means the Blue Sticks fall just short of reaching the last eight at the World League semi-final in Lee Valley.


Blind man's crusade

Added: 20.06.2017 17:28 | 17 views | 0 comments

A blind man in Scotland has qualified as a self-defence instructor, and is teaching other blind people how to protect themselves

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Scotland Yard to arm more officers with Taser stun guns

Added: 20.06.2017 14:56 | 6 views | 0 comments

Over 1,800 additional police officers in the UK will be armed with Taser stun guns to deal with growing terrorist attacks and knife crime, the Scotland Yard announced today.


Ex-Scotland lock Weir has motor neurone disease

Added: 20.06.2017 12:27 | 15 views | 0 comments

Former Scotland international Doddie Weir is diagnosed with motor neurone disease.

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