16 Might 2018
Wing Commander John Butcher, Commanding Officer of 617 Squadron, left, jokes with Britain’s final surviving ‘Dambuster’, Squadron Chief George “Johnny” Johnson, throughout an occasion to mark the 75th anniversary of the ‘Dambusters’ raids, at RAF Coningsby. The Royal Air Pressure Battle of Britain Memorial Flight hoped to fly one of many two remaining Avro Lancaster bombers over the Derwent and Ladybower reservoirs, however excessive winds prevented the plane from taking off. 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of the formation of the RAF and the 75th anniversary of the 617 Squadron Dambusters operation. The Dambuster raids, or ”peration Chastise’ was an assault on German dams on 16-17 Might 1943 by Royal Air Pressure No. 617 Squadron, utilizing an progressive ‘bouncing bomb’, which skimmed on the floor of the reservoir earlier than hitting the dam wall and exploding.
15 Might 2018
President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks as British Prime Minister Theresa Might listens throughout a press convention after their assembly at 10 Downing Road. Erdogan is within the UK for a three-day go to, which features a closing lecture on the Tatlidil Discussion board in Oxford, an viewers with The Queen and talks with Theresa Might.
14 Might 2018
The funeral cortege of Alfie Evans goes previous Everton’s Goodison Park floor in Liverpool. Medical doctors at Alder Hey Youngsters’s Hospital in Liverpool stopped offering life-support therapy to Alfie final month after his mother and father, Tom Evans and Kate James, misplaced two rounds of fights within the Excessive Court docket, Court docket of Enchantment, Supreme Court docket and European Court docket of Human Rights.
13 Might 2018
Daisy Might Cooper, the winner of the Feminine in a Comedy award for ‘This Nation’, together with her Bafta.
12 Might 2018
1000’s of union members march by means of central London demanding a ‘new deal’ for employees, in an occasion organised by the Trades Union Congress (TUC).
11 Might 2018
Jeremy Corbyn with shipbuilding apprentices on the Fairfield Ship Constructing Museum in Govan. Throughout a speech a he known as for navy shipbuilding contracts to remain within the UK.
10 Might 2018
Dominick Chilcott, proper, British ambassador in Turkey, fingers over a letter of apology from the UK authorities to Libyan dissident Abdel Hakim Belhaj, on the British Consulate, in Istanbul. Abdel Hakim Belhaj and his spouse, Fatima Boudchar, allege they have been detained in southeast Asia in 2004 and despatched to Libya to be interrogated by the regime of late dictator Moammar Gadhafi. Britain acknowledged Thursday that its intelligence brokers performed a job within the kidnapping and torture of an opponent of the late Libyan chief Moammar Gadhafi, a uncommon admission of wrongdoing by British spies.
9 Might 2018
The coffin of former Home of Commons speaker Lord Michael Martin, adopted by his widow Mary, is carried from St Aloysius in Glasgow after his funeral. The previous Labour MP died on Sunday April 29 after a brief sickness on the age of 72.
eight Might 2018
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan and Labour MP Heidi Alexander. Ms Alexander is standing down from Parliament after being confirmed as London’s deputy mayor for transport, changing present deputy mayor Val Shawcross.
7 Might 2018
Arsene Wenger bids farewell to Arsenal soccer membership and the stadium he helped to construct in additional methods than one. It was Wenger’s remaining dwelling recreation of after 22 years in cost. Arsenal despatched him off with a 5-Zero victory over Burnley.
6 Might 2018
Manchester Metropolis have a good time with the trophy after successful the Premier League title.
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5 Might 2018
Anti-independence supporters wave Union Jack flags as 1000’s of demonstrators march in help of Scottish independence by means of the streets of Glasgow.
four Might 2018
Prime Minister Theresa Might together with her supporters throughout a go to to Wandsworth City Corridor, the place the Conservative Celebration retained management of Wandsworth Council within the native elections.
three Might 2018
Jeremy Corbyn exterior a polling station in Islington after voting within the native elections.
2 Might 2018
A memorial to George Michael exterior his home in Highgate, north London. George Michael’s household have since requested followers to take away their tributes from exterior the late singer’s former houses for the sake of his neighbours.
1 Might 2018
Leicester Morrismen throughout Might Day celebrations at Bradgate Park in Newtown Linford, Leicestershire.
30 April 2018
Sajid Javid exterior the House Workplace in Westminster after he was appointed as the brand new House Secretary.
29 April 2018
Celtic have a good time after successful they confirmed successful the Scottish Premiership by beating rivals Rangers 5-Zero at Celtic Park.
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28 April 2018
Folks launch balloons exterior Alder Hey Youngsters’s Hospital in Liverpool, following the loss of life on Saturday morning of Alfie Evans, who was being handled on the hospital. The 23-month-old died at 2.30am, mother and father Kate James and Thomas Evans mentioned on Fb. The teen was on the centre of a authorized battle over his therapy that touched hearts world wide.
27 April 2018
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, proper, speaks with British Overseas Secretary Boris Johnson, left, and Belgian Overseas Minister Didier Reynders, middle, throughout a gathering of the North Atlantic Council at NATO headquarters in Brussels. NATO held its final main assembly in its previous headquarters, with talks centered on strained ties with Russia, a recent peace effort in Afghanistan and a brand new coaching mission for Iraq.
26 April 2018
A protester carrying a masks depicting Fb’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, flanked by two protesters carrying offended emoji masks protest exterior Portcullis Home in central London. Fb’s CTO Mike Schroepfer appeared infront of British Members of Parliament on the Digital, Tradition, Media and Sport Choose Committee within the wake of allegations that data on hundreds of thousands of its customers was misused.
25 April 2018
Members of the army work within the Maltings buying space, near the bench the place Russian former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia have been discovered critically in poor health seven weeks in the past. The world across the bench the place the couple collapsed is one in all 9 websites to be cleaned in an operation that’s more likely to take a number of months.
24 April 2018
A statue in honour of the primary feminine Suffragette Millicent Fawcett is unveiled as Prime Minister Theresa Might and Mayor of London Sadiq Khan look on throughout a ceremony in Parliament Sq.. The statue of womens suffrage chief Millicent Fawcett is the primary monument of a girl and the primary designed by a girl, Turner Prize-winning artist Gillian Carrying OBE, to take a spot in parliament Sq..
23 April 2018
Prince William arrives on the Lindo Wing of St Mary’s Hospital together with his kids Prince George and Princess Charlotte after his spouse Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, gave start to a son.
22 April 2018
Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge crosses the end line to win the boys’s elite race on the London Marathon 2018.
21 April 2018
Group England Athletes in the course of the Commonwealth Video games Group England Parade in Victoria Sq., Birmingham.
20 April 2018
Varun Chopra of Essex in the course of the Specsavers County Championship Division One match between Essex and Lancashire on the Chelmsford County Cricket Floor. The sport is being performed within the warmest April temperatures in 70 years.
19 April 2018
A younger boy cools off within the fountains in Piccadilly Gardens in Manchester.
18 April 2018
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau takes a selfie with Mayor of London Sadiq Khan and New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern at Metropolis Corridor in London, in the course of the Commonwealth Heads of Authorities Assembly. They mentioned gender equality and points affecting younger folks with London faculty kids.
17 April 2018
Prime Minister Theresa Might hosts a gathering with leaders and representatives of Caribbean nations, at 10 Downing Road on the sidelines of the Commonwealth Heads of Authorities assembly.
16 April 2018
Aneira Thomas, the primary child to be born on the NHS, addresses the Unison Well being Convention on the Brighton Centre
15 April 2018
Sir Patrick Stewart addresses the group in the course of the Folks’s Vote marketing campaign launch on Brexit on the Electrical Ballroom in Camden City.
14 April 2018
Prime Minister Theresa Might provides a press convention at Downing Road following British army motion, alongside US and France, towards Syria. British jets fired missiles at a Syrian army base suspected of holding chemical weapons components.
13 April 2018
England’s Katarina Johnson-Thompson celebrates after successful the heptathlon with compatriot and bronze medal winner Niamh Emerson in the course of the 2018 Commonwealth Video games on the Gold Coast in Australia.
12 April 2018
Quaker Alan Pinch makes tea for passers-by as he holds a protest in Manchester towards UK army intervention in Syria
11 April 2018
A person pulls the flowers down from a fence reverse the home of Richard Osborn-Brooks in South Park Crescent in Hither Inexperienced, London. The shrine has turn out to be an unlikely flashpoint of tensions between the grieving household and his neighbours since final week’s incident the place burglar Henry Vincent was killed by Richard Osborn-Brooks at his home.
10 April 2018
Jonathan Powell, Lord John Alderdice, Lord David Trimble, Sir Reg Empey, Lord Paul Murphy of Torfaen and (entrance row left to proper) Professor Monica McWilliams, Seamus Mallon, former taoiseach Bertie Ahern, Senator George Mitchell and Gerry Adams, at an occasion to mark the 20th anniversary of the Good Friday Settlement, at Queen’s College in Belfast.
9 April 2018
The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan and Labour occasion chief Jeremy Corbyn gesture in the course of the launch of Labour’s native election marketing campaign in central London.
eight April 2018
Hungarians queue to vote of their nation’s basic election, in central London.
7 April 2018
Orthodox Jews present help for a protest exterior Downing Road in London, after not less than 9 Palestinians have been shot and killed by the Israeli military on the Gaza-Israel border.
6 April 2018
Charlie Tanfield of England celebrates successful gold in Males’s 4000m Particular person Pursuit Finals, alongside Scottish silver medalist John Archibald and New Zealand’s Dylan Kennett with the bronze on the XXI Commonwealth Video games in Australia.
5 April 2018
Tributes for Ray Wilkins exterior Stamford Bridge. The previous Chelsea and England midfielder, who gained 84 caps for his nation, died in hospital on Wednesday morning following a cardiac arrest final Friday.
four April 2018
Alistair Brownlee, flag bearer of England, arrives with the crew in the course of the Opening Ceremony for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Video games at Carrara Stadium.
three April 2018
Police on the scene the place a 16-year-old boy was shot on Monday night and left in a important situation in Markhouse Street in Walthamstow, east London.
2 April 2018
Roads are cleared in Nenthead, Cumbria, as 5 climate warnings are in place as heavy rain and snow have an effect on swathes of the nation on Easter Monday.
1 April 2018
Former Spitfire pilot Squadron Chief Allan Scott, 96, prepares to fly as a passenger in a Spitfire watched by Mary Ellis, 101, the oldest surviving member of the Air Transport Auxillary wing who flew over 400 Spitfires in the course of the Second World Struggle, as a part of the RAF100 commemorations at Biggin Hill Airport..
31 March 2018
The cortege arrives at Nice St Marys Church, the place the funeral of theoretical physicist Professor Stephen Hawking is being held, in Cambridge.
30 March 2018
A picket cross is carried up Roundhill in Bathtub, Wiltshire, the place a number of Christian Church congregations participate within the Stroll of Witness to mimic the journey that Jesus took carrying his cross by means of the streets of Jerusalem on Good Friday.
29 March 2018
Prime Minister Theresa Might meets a neighborhood mother and father and toddler group at St Andrew’s Heddon-on-the-Wall, CofE Major Faculty throughout a tour of the UK timed to coincide with one yr to go till Britain leaves the European Union. Might is on a tour with a promise to maintain the nation “sturdy and united” one yr earlier than Brexit.
28 March 2018
Catalan independence supporters protest exterior Edinburgh Sherriff Court docket the place Clara Ponsati is showing. The professional-independence Catalan politician handed herself to Scottish Police as she is being sought by the Spanish authorities, who’ve accused her of violent riot and misappropriation of public funds.