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Brexit: Survival of UK in doubt, Gordon Brown warns

Gordon Brown has warned the future of the union between England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland is “more at risk” than at any time in 300 years. The ex-prime minister said the United Kingdom risked “unravelling” due to Brexit and the “narrow nationalism” of the Conservative and SNP governments. In a speech in London, he urged the “patriotic majority” to ...

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Boris Johnson in ‘deal or no deal’ Brexit challenge to rival Hunt

Boris Johnson has called on his Conservative leadership rival Jeremy Hunt to commit to leaving the EU on 31 October “deal or no deal”. Mr Johnson said the two men should agree that the revised Brexit deadline must be met “no matter what” in order to keep promises to the British people. Mr Hunt has suggested he could seek extra ...

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Mayors of Tower Hamlets and Hackney unveil rainbow crossing

To help celebrate Pride month, rainbow crossings have been popping up across the capital as a symbol to celebrate LGBT+ people who live and work in London. One of the crossings is uniquely located on the border between Tower Hamlets and Hackney on Hackney Road, an area with historical connections to East London’s diverse and vibrant LGBT+ communities. The crossing ...

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Newham Barking and Dagenham Lib Dem Joined the Together for Education Rally

  The Newham Barking and Dagenham Liberal Democrats Executive Member and Diversity Officer, Business Lecturer from University of Wales Trinity Saint David and Independent School Representative for NEU, Barking and Dagenham District Afzal Sayed Munna joined in Central London at the weekend at the ‘Together For Education’ event, alongside Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, Lib Dem MP Layla Moran, London ...

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UEL Professor chosen as President of Chartered Institute of Building

  Mental health awareness in the construction industry is to be one of the priorities for the University of East London’s (UEL) Professor Charles Egbu as he starts his tenure as president of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) on 27 June. Professor Egbu, who is pro vice-chancellor (education and experience) at UEL, said: “At UEL we offer a range ...

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Exhibition at UEL explores the power of art and creativity

  Over 50 primary and secondary schools from Newham will be showcasing their artistic talents at ‘Art Matters’, a week-long exhibition exploring the power of art and creativity, taking place at the University of East London (UEL) in July. The show, which represents the work of over 2,000 students in Newham and surrounding areas and is now in its 21st year, ...

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Brexit: ‘Dozen’ Tories could back no confidence vote, says Ellwood

Ellwood was speaking to the BBC’s Panorama “A dozen or so” Conservative MPs could support a vote of no confidence to stop a no-deal Brexit, defence minister Tobias Ellwood has told the BBC. He told Panorama that many backbenchers and ministers would rebel if the UK faced leaving the EU on the 31 October deadline without a legal agreement. Boris ...

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Tory leadership race: Sky set to cancel Johnson-Hunt debate

Sky News has said it will be forced to cancel a debate between the two men vying to be the next Tory leader unless Boris Johnson agrees to take part. The broadcaster hoped to be the first to stage a head-to-head debate between Mr Johnson and his rival Jeremy Hunt. But it said Mr Johnson had “so far declined” its ...

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Dagenham School Elected Parent Governor

  In June 2019 Village Infants School in Dagenham advertised one vacancy for a new Parent Governor, and the school is delighted to receive 2 nomination forms. Many schools really struggle to find parents willing to take on this important role, and this was an excellent indicator to the Governors and Senior Staff of the strength of support Village Infants ...

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Warfare and current global affairs (June 2019)

Fatema Miah: UK parliament selecting the new Prime Minister and there World at War.  Pakistan still hypocrite when talking. India warned Bangladesh. Can’t say another world war began because this war has been ongoing began with the millenium. Here a page of a flipped passed and turned over chapter reopened. Iran USA, and Middle Eastern unrest isn’t new, not for ...

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