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Newslinks for Monday 22nd July 2019

6 monthes ago   |   By Conservative Home

Ellwood says Iran crisis proves Royal Navy is too small...
“The Royal Navy is now too small to fulfil its global role, a defence minister admitted last night as it emerged that Iran had ignored warnings from a British warship against seizing a UK-flagged tanker in the Gulf. The Stena Impero and her 23 crew members are being held by Iranian forces after they were taken on Friday while passing through the Strait of Hormuz. This was despite the Royal Navy frigate HMS Montrose, which is patrolling the Gulf to protect shipping, ordering the Iranian authorities to leave the vessel alone. Tobias...
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Royal Navy ‘TOO SMALL' to act on global stage - Defence minister issues Iran warning

Royal Navy ‘TOO SMALL' to act on global stage - Defence minister issues Iran warning

6 monthes ago   |   By Daily Express

BRITAIN'S navy needs a serious cash boost if the country wants to continue to play a role on the international stage, Defence Minister Tobias Ellwood has warned.
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Police charge man, 37, with double murder after pensioner and neighbour...

Police charge man, 37, with double murder after pensioner and neighbour beaten to death in street

Daniel Appleton, 37, was charged on Friday over the double murder in Crawley Down, West Sussex, after Sandy Seagrave and Amy Appleton were both found dead outside a house on... Read more ...

I played with new TikTok competitor Byte and it has one major flaw that...

I played with new TikTok competitor Byte and it has one major flaw that could hurt the app

Vine's successor Byte has officially launched, and it's competing with TikTok to become the short video-sharing platform of choice. Like Vine, Byte lets creators upload... Read more ...

Sofiane Boufal brilliance gives Southampton deserved replay against...

Sofiane Boufal brilliance gives Southampton deserved replay against stuttering Tottenham

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Plane of British airman who went missing in Europe during World War Two...

Plane of British airman who went missing in Europe during World War Two found in lake 77 years later

Wreckage of a bomber manned by Sergeant Charles Armstrong Bell, who went missing in Europe in 1943, was found submerged in Lake Markermeer, near Amsterdam, this week. Read more ...

Brentford vs Leicester City, FA Cup fourth round: live score and latest updates

Brentford vs Leicester City, FA Cup fourth round: live score and latest updates

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Norwich experience rare away-day win as they brush past Burnley to make FA...

Norwich experience rare away-day win as they brush past Burnley to make FA Cup last 16

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Glasgow CHAOS: Rally erupts into violence with missiles thrown in Scottish city

Glasgow CHAOS: Rally erupts into violence with missiles thrown in Scottish city

A POLICE officer has been injured along with two other members of the public as Glasgow is on lockdown following violent clashes during a Bloody Sunday march. Read more ...

Arsenal target Pablo Mari to become first signing of Mikel Arteta era as...

Arsenal target Pablo Mari to become first signing of Mikel Arteta era as Flamengo defender flies to London

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Exeter fire: Major incident and evacuation declared as asbestos-covered...

Exeter fire: Major incident and evacuation declared as asbestos-covered building erupts

A FIRE in Exeter has sparked an evacuation in what fire crews are describing as a major incident. Read more ...

Ben Stokes escapes ban for verbally abusing spectator as England all-rounder...

Ben Stokes escapes ban for verbally abusing spectator as England all-rounder hit with fine and demerit point

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