London Bridge attack victim's father hits out at Boris Johnson's 'cynical' plan for terrorist lie detector tests David Merritt says longer jail sentences 'will not keep public safe' as prison officers sound warning Independent - Published 4 days ago
Terrorists to take lie detector tests as part of 'major overhaul' after London Bridge attack Government announces suite of new laws and proposals after warning that released prisoners are lying to probation officers Independent - Published 4 days ago
Archbishop of Canterbury Speech
Archbishop of Canterbury reflects on London Bridge attack in annual Christmas sermon. Justin Welby preaches and presides over Christmas Day Sung Eucharist at Canterbury Cathedral. Report by Browna...
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Funeral held for Jack Merritt who died in London Bridge atta
The funeral of London Bridge victim, Jack Merritt, was held today in Cambridge. The 25-year-old was stabbed to death by Usman Khan on 29th November. Report by Browna. Like us on Facebook at..
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London Bridge attacker’s dark past in spotlight
Usman Khan, who killed two people and injured several others, had a conviction for terrorism and was only released from prison last year.
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PM: Usman Khan 'not capable' of rehabilitation
Speaking on ITV's This Morning, Boris Johnson said that criminals like London Bridge attacker Usman Khan are "not capable" of being rehabilitated and should not be released from prison. Report by..
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NATO summit opens to fracturing alliance
NATO leaders have gathered at a golf resort near London for a meeting beset with dispute, even by the standards of the Trump era.
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Election 2019: December 2 round-up
A round-up of news from the election on a day when Boris Johnson was forced to defend his response to last week's London Bridge terror attack. Meanwhile, Jeremy Corbyn was at Finsbury Park station to..
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Farage: Terrorists should go to prison for life
Nigel Farage has said that convicted terrorists should "go to prison for life". His comments follow Friday's terror attack on London Bridge which killed two people. The Brexit Party leader also..
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PM feels 'huge amount of sympathy' for terror victims
Boris Johnson has said that he feels a "huge amount of sympathy" for the family of the victims of Friday's terror attack on London Bridge. The prime minister also criticised the current system of..
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Vigil held in Cambridge for victims of London terror attack
A vigil has been held in Cambridge to remember the victims of Friday's terror attack on London Bridge. Family and friends of Saskia Jones and Jack Merritt gathered in the city where they had studied...
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London Bridge: How the chaos unfolded
Toby Williamson, Chief Executive of the Fishmongers' Hall, where the London Bridge attack began describes the chaos that unfolded at the event inside the venue. Mr Williamson reveals the bravery of his..
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Vigil for London Bridge terror victims
A vigil has been held at Guildhall Yard in the City of London for the victims of the London Bridge terror attack on Friday. Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan attended the vigil which was led..
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Buckland: Ministry of Justice reviewing terror cases
Justice Secretary Robert Buckland says his department has spent the weekend reviewing cases in which terror offenders have been released on licence and examined whether they need to be recalled into..
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London Bridge attack: What we know so far
A look at how the details of the London Bridge attack unfolded, as police continue to search for suspects.
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Families of London stabbing victims pay tribute
The families of the two victims in the London Bridge stabbings on Friday have released statements to pay tribute as well as to request privacy. Jayson Albano reports.
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Political parties clash at the ITV Election Debate
Nigel Farage has blamed "political correctness" for the release from prison of Usman Khan, who went on commit the London Bridge attack. In the ITV seven-way election debate, the Brexit Party leader..
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Election 2019: December 1 round-up
A round-up of news from the election trail, with politicians returning to the campaign trail after a brief pause due to the London Bridge terror attack.
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UK to introduce tougher jail terms for convicted terrorists after London Bridge attack Britain will introduce tougher jail sentences for convicted terrorists and will end early release as part of a series of measures to strengthen its response to terrorism, the government said on.. Reuters - Published 5 days ago
Probation officers 'failing to investigate if dangerous offenders released from prison are lying' Warning issued after London Bridge attack and Joseph McCann rapes committed by offenders being monitored Independent - Published 2 weeks ago London Bridge attacker told men fighting him: 'I am not here for you. I am here for the police' Civil servant describes how he stabbed knife-wielding terrorist with narwhal tusk from Fishmongers' Hall Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Convicted murderer who tackled terrorist Usman Khan describes London Bridge attack 'He was a clear danger to all, so I didn't hesitate,' says Steve Gallant Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
London Bridge attack: Convicted murderer Steven Gallant 'did not hesitate' to tackle knifeman Steven Gallant, in prison for murder, tells how he used a chair to tackle the London Bridge attacker. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago
London Bridge attack: Terrorists may not be 'cured' by prison deradicalisation schemes, senior psychologist admits Spotlight on untested schemes that were attended by attacker Usman Khan Independent - Published 3 weeks ago London Bridge attack: Man who fought terrorist with narwhal tusk speaks out for first time Civil servant gives account of 'terrible day' to help raise money for victims' families Independent - Published on December 21, 2019
Man with narwhal tusk recounts fight with London Bridge attacker A man who used a narwhal tusk to fight a knifeman on a fatal rampage in London last month has spoken of how he and others carried on grappling with the attacker even after seeing that he was wearing.. Reuters - Published on December 21, 2019
London Bridge attack: Darryn Frost on using a narwhal tusk to stop knifeman Darryn Frost reveals for the first time how he tackled Usman Khan, despite thinking he had a suicide vest. BBC News - Published on December 21, 2019
London Bridge victims Jack Merritt and Saskia Jones remembered in services Jack Merritt, 25, and Saskia Jones, 23, were stabbed to death at a prisoner rehabilitation event. BBC News - Published on December 20, 2019
'Carnage' for commuters as major signal failure brings London rail stations to standstill Train services delayed and cancelled in and out of London Victoria and London Bridge Independent - Published on December 18, 2019 London Bridge: Staffordshire Police probed over contact with Usman Khan Staffordshire Police is being investigated over its handling of Usman Khan after his release from jail. BBC News - Published on December 13, 2019
Birmingham terror arrests: Man and woman held by police The arrests in Birmingham are not linked to the London Bridge attack, West Midlands Police say. BBC News - Published on December 13, 2019 London Bridge terror attack: Police force investigated over 'contact' with terrorist Usman Khan before stabbing Staffordshire Police is one of the agencies charged with monitoring terrorist after his release from prison Independent - Published on December 12, 2019
Police bullet fired at London Bridge terrorist may have ricocheted through entire top deck of bus, pictures suggest Independent Office for Police Conduct confirm 'cause of the damage would be a line of enquiry for us' Independent - Published on December 12, 2019 London Bridge attack: 'I was prepared to lose my life,' says ex-offender who battled terrorist Former convict rejects 'hero' label after taking on attacker with fire extinguisher Independent - Published on December 12, 2019
I was prepared to die says London Bridge 'hero' Exclusive interview with John Crilly, an ex-offender who was seen chasing the London Bridge attacker with a fire extinguisher. BBC News - Published on December 12, 2019 London Bridge attack: Reformed prisoner who fought knifeman 'prepared to die' John Crilly, who fought the London Bridge attacker, says he shouted for police to shoot Usman Khan. BBC News - Published on December 12, 2019
London Bridge victim Saskia Jones a 'brilliant, caring daughter' The family of Saskia Jones, 23, who died in the attack, say she had "touched so many lives". BBC News - Published on December 11, 2019 Prison unit holding Britain's most dangerous terrorists closed four days after London Bridge attack Author of government review into extremism in prisons calls system 'dysfunctional and naive' Independent - Published on December 11, 2019
Father of London Bridge attack victim insists Boris Johnson has not 'expressed condolences' over son's death, despite Tory spokesman claims The father of a London Bridge terror attack victim has insisted Boris Johnson has not offered condolences to his family despite a spokesman for the prime minister claiming otherwise. Independent - Published on December 10, 2019 UK PM Johnson saw London attack as election opportunity: victim's father British Prime Minister Boris Johnson saw an attack by a convicted terrorist earlier this month near London Bridge as an opportunity to score political points ahead of a Dec. 12 election, the father of.. Reuters - Published on December 10, 2019
Boris Johnson 'didn't see tragedy, he saw opportunity' in London Bridge terror attack, Jack Merritt's father says Father of stabbed prison rehabilitation worker says prime minister made no effort to contact him before speaking out Independent - Published on December 10, 2019 Man and woman arrested in Dover on suspicion of Syria-linked terrorism offences Police said arrests not related in 'any way' to London Bridge terror attack Independent - Published on December 8, 2019
Boris Johnson condemned in brutal direct attack by London Bridge victim's father: 'He's the worst of us and he's taking you for a ride' 'I'll be voting least worst option: anti-Tory. For all our sakes, and for the future of the country, please, please do the same,' David Merritt says Independent - Published on December 7, 2019 BBC election debate: Johnson forced to confront comments from father of Jack Merritt during discussion on security Boris Johnson has been confronted with remarks from the father of a man killed in the London Bridge terror attack, as Jeremy Corbyn tackled the prime minister on the impact of austerity on policing. Independent - Published on December 6, 2019
London Bridge attack 'hero' who fought terrorist with fire extinguisher named as convicted killer John Crilly described victim Jack Merritt as the 'best guy' after being mentored by him Independent - Published on December 6, 2019 Tory MP candidate condemns Boris Johnson for politicising London Bridge terror attack 'I don't think the prime minister or anyone should be using this as a political exercise' Independent - Published on December 4, 2019
General election news – live: Boris Johnson accused of telling Trump 'what he ought to say' about NHS, as Tory candidate turns on PM over London Bridge remarks Follow all the latest developments Independent - Published on December 4, 2019 London Bridge attack: Tories pledge review of venue security in U-turn after refusing mother's plea Government has previously refused calls by Manchester attack victim's mother to introduce new law Independent - Published on December 4, 2019
London Bridge: Usman Khan completed untested rehabilitation scheme Usman Khan went on counter-terror schemes in prison which have not been evaluated, the BBC finds. BBC News - Published on December 4, 2019 London Bridge: Why was Usman Khan released from prison? The BBC's legal correspondent Clive Coleman looks at why Usman Khan was freed from prison in December 2018. BBC News - Published on December 4, 2019
London Bridge attack: Polish kitchen porter stabbed while fighting off terrorist with pole says he 'acted instinctively' 'I would like to express my condolences to the families who have lost precious loved ones...and everyone affected by this sad and pointless attack' Independent - Published on December 3, 2019 Trump praises Londoners who intervened in London Bridge attack U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday praised members of the British public who intervened to stop what he called a terrible attack, in which a knifeman killed two people in central London last week. Reuters - Published on December 3, 2019
London Bridge: Jack Merritt was 'phenomenal', says girlfriend in tribute Leanne O'Brien, whose boyfriend died in the London Bridge attack, promises to "make a difference". BBC News - Published on December 3, 2019 London Bridge attack: Terrorists to be reviewed by government before being released from prison More than 500 terrorist prisoners have been released since 2011, figures show Independent - Published on December 2, 2019
London Bridge survivor: 'I saw things I will never unsee' The first eyewitness from inside Fishmongers' Hall recounts the attack that claimed two lives. BBC News - Published on December 2, 2019 London Bridge: Cambridge vigils held for attack victims Two friends, who had attended Cambridge University, were stabbed to death in the capital on Friday. BBC News - Published on December 2, 2019
UK PM Johnson's Conservatives maintain seven-point lead over Labour: ICM poll British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has held its 7-point lead over the opposition Labour Party, according to an opinion poll by ICM for Reuters, the first to be conducted entirely.. Reuters - Published on December 2, 2019 Boris Johnson accused of 'copying and pasting' legal thread about London Bridge from an online blog Source close to the prime minister denies claim of plagiarism Independent - Published on December 2, 2019
London Bridge attack: Tory policies made public less safe, former Parole Board chairman says 'We've neglected the criminal justice system, and now the chickens are coming home to roost' Independent - Published on December 2, 2019 London holds vigil after attack thrusts security to election fore London held a vigil on Monday for two people killed near London Bridge by a convicted terrorist who had been released early from prison, an incident that thrust criminal justice to the center of a.. Reuters - Published on December 2, 2019
London Bridge attack: Polish man fought with terrorist 'until the end' Chef hailed a hero after relentless attempts to physically restrain attacker - 'buying time for others to escape' - despite being badly injured Independent - Published on December 2, 2019 UK PM Johnson attends vigil for London Bridge attack victims British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the head of the opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, attended a vigil on Monday for the two people who were killed by a man who went on a stabbing rampage.. Reuters - Published on December 2, 2019
London Bridge attack victim Saskia Jones 'was perfect soul' Friends of Saskia Jones say she was a "lovely woman" whose death "doesn't make sense". BBC News - Published on December 2, 2019 Britain to honor its dead with vigil after London Bridge attack Britain will on Monday honor the two people who were killed when a militant knife man went on a stabbing spree near London Bridge in an attack that has thrust criminal justice to the center of the.. Reuters - Published on December 2, 2019