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Royal Air Force Intercept Russian Cargo Aircraft

Royal Air Force Intercept Russian Cargo Aircraft

Royal Air Force (RAF) fighter jets launched on Wednesday to intercept a cargo airliner that was worrying air traffic control towers in the United Kingdom. The aircraft causing worries was a Russian made cargo plane, a Antonov An-26 out of Latvia. the RAF Typhoon fighters successfully intercepted the cargo plane and escorted it to London […]

Child Sex Crime Investigation Leads to Eleven Arrests in Manchester UK

Child Sex Crime Investigation Leads to Eleven Arrests in Manchester UK

Eleven people between the ages of 19 and 38 have been arrested, under a collaborative effort known as Operation Heliodor, in the Greater Manchester, UK area, following an investigation into alleged child sex crimes. At this time, those who were arrested are being held under suspicion of abduction, inciting a child into prostitution, sexual activity […]

Clocks Fall Back in U.K. for Last Time?

Clocks Fall Back in U.K. for Last Time?

The clocks have fallen back in the U.K. and it could be for the last time. Westminster is currently considering proposals to bring the clocks in line with European time to allow more light during the evenings. However, Scotland could opt out of the bill due to its darker mornings. The last weekend of October is […]

Kate Middleton Second Baby Due Date Confirmed

Kate Middleton Second Baby Due Date Confirmed

The due date for Kate Middleton’s second baby has now been confirmed. It allows those speculating to find out how far she is currently along with her pregnancy. Palace officials confirmed the Duchess of Cambridge was expecting her second baby with Prince William in September. The officials have now confirmed that the baby is due […]

Scotland Independence Result All a Fix?

Scotland Independence Result All a Fix?

The referendum results for an independent Scotland are now in, and many on the Yes side are complaining that it is all a fix. Facebook and Twitter feeds are flooded with “proof” that more people voted yes than was really counted. Some of the problems arguably come from poor decisions on placement of ballot papers […]

Scotland Capital Voted Against Independence

Scotland Capital Voted Against Independence

Edinburgh, the capital city of Scotland, voted against independence. It was seen as one of the more important votes. Had the people in the capital voted against the union, it would have been a clear attack on Westminster. It would have clearly stated that the U.K. government was not going enough for the Scottish people. […]

Scotland Says No to Independence

Scotland Says No to Independence

The votes have been counted, and Scotland has said no to independence. However, it has not been by a large majority. At 6:10am BST, Fife announced its final count and finally tipped the vote to the point where the Yes campaign could not win. At the time, the No campaign needed just over 85,000 votes […]

When Will Scotland Find Out the Independence Referendum Results?

When Will Scotland Find Out the Independence Referendum Results?

The independence referendum is this Thursday, and now the people of Scotland want to know when they will find out the results. This really depends on a number of factors, but it is likely that voters will find out by Friday afternoon. Results will start to come in from as early as 1:30am British summer […]

Scotland Independence Vote Extremely Close According to Recent Polls

Scotland Independence Vote Extremely Close According to Recent Polls

New polls recently show that the upcoming Scotland independence vote will be extremely close. Three polls that were released Saturday show that the support for independence is narrowly in the lead, but there are still many people undecided. It seems the threats of banks moving their head offices to England is not enough of a […]

Scotland Independence Head of State Options

Scotland Independence Head of State Options

Scotland will have a number of options for the head of state if it chooses independence next week. It certainly seems like First Minister Alex Salmond and his SNP government would like to keep the monarchy in its current way. However, the Scottish people may want to know all the options should Queen Elizabeth II […]

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