Salisbury

Monday, February 18, 2019

Monday, February 18, 2019

Salisbury Cathedral

Russian flag flown from Salisbury Cathedral in 'stupid stunt'

Russian flag flown from Salisbury Cathedral in 'stupid stunt'

A huge Russian flag was draped over scaffolding at Salisbury Cathedral on Sunday, nearly a year on from the Novichok attack in the city.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Board Game

Former mayor of Salisbury 'saddened' by Novichok board game

Former mayor of Salisbury 'saddened' by Novichok board game

Salisbury's former mayor has said she is "saddened" by the news that a board game based on the Novichok poisonings is now on sale.

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Russian news channel RT breached impartiality rules, says Ofcom

Russian news channel RT breached impartiality rules, says Ofcom

Russian news channel RT breached impartiality rules, says Ofcom

Kremlin-backed broadcaster RT breached impartiality rules with several programmes which aired in the UK after the Skripal poisoning, watchdog Ofcom has said.

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Salisbury

Salisbury to undergo £500k rebrand following Novichok poisonings

Salisbury to undergo £500k rebrand following Novichok poisonings

City officials are hoping a new advertising campaign will boost tourism in the area following a dip in the wake of the nerve agent poisonings.

Friday, October 19, 2018

Friday, October 19, 2018

Russia picked on ‘weak’ Britain in Salisbury attack, says ex-MI6 chief

Russia picked on ‘weak’ Britain in Salisbury attack, says ex-MI6 chief

Russia picked on ‘weak’ Britain in Salisbury attack, says ex-MI6 chief

The Salisbury Novichok attack was done by Russia because it believed Britain was “weak and isolated” after the EU referendum, a former MI6 chief has said.

Friday, October 5, 2018

Friday, October 5, 2018

Identity of second Salisbury suspect to be 'revealed'

Identity of second Salisbury suspect to be 'revealed'

Identity of second Salisbury suspect to be 'revealed'

The true identity of the second suspect in the Salisbury nerve agent attack will reportedly revealed in the Houses of Parliament next week.

Russia with Love

Salisbury church promoting 'From Russia With Love' event

Salisbury church promoting 'From Russia With Love' event

A church in the city of Salisbury - which is still reeling from the Novichok poisoning - is promoting a concert entitled From Russia With Love.

Friday, September 28, 2018

Friday, September 28, 2018

Special Recognition Officer to James Whale: Bellingcat ‘did a great job’ identifying Salisbury Novichok suspect

Special Recognition Officer to James Whale: Bellingcat ‘did a great job’ identifying Salisbury Novichok suspect

Special Recognition Officer to James Whale: Bellingcat ‘did a great job’

Mike Neville, Managing Director of the Super Recogniser Unit, has said that Bellingcat, the organisation responsible for revealing the supposed identity of one of the Salisbury suspects, did “a great job”.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Bellingcat founder

Bellingcat: Inside the website that claims to have unmasked a Salisbury suspect

What is Bellingcat? Inside the website that unmasked a Salisbury suspect

After claiming to have uncovered the true identity of one of the Salisbury Novichok suspects, we take a closer look at the website Bellingcat, as well as its previous investigations.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Salisbury Novichok suspect’s ‘real identity’ revealed

Salisbury Novichok suspect’s ‘real identity’ revealed

Salisbury Novichok suspect’s ‘real identity’ revealed

An online investigations group has published what it says is the real identity of one of the prime suspects in the Salisbury nerve agent attack.

Friday, September 21, 2018

Friday, September 21, 2018

Novichok suspects

Salisbury Novichok suspects were 'detained in the Netherlands earlier this year'

Salisbury Novichok suspects 'detained in the Netherlands earlier this year'

The two men suspected of poisoning an ex-Russian spy in Salisbury were briefly detained in the Netherlands earlier this year, an investigative group has claimed.

Monday, September 17, 2018

Monday, September 17, 2018

The Salisbury suspects’ explanations for their visit could be true, says former British Ambassador

The Salisbury suspects’ explanations for their visit could be true, says former British Ambassador

Salisbury suspects’ explanations could be true, says former British Ambassador

Former British Ambassador Craig Murray has said that the Novichok suspects’ explanations for being in Salisbury could be true.

Novichok not the cause in latest Salisbury incident, police confirm

Novichok not the cause in latest Salisbury incident, police confirm

Novichok not the cause in latest Salisbury incident, police confirm

A man in his 40s and a woman in her 30s were taken ill in the city on Sunday.

Friday, September 14, 2018

Friday, September 14, 2018

Dan Wootton and former Kremlin adviser clash over bizarre speculation that novichok suspects are gay

Dan Wootton and former Kremlin adviser clash over bizarre speculation that novichok suspects are gay

Dan Wootton and former Kremlin adviser clash over novichok suspects

Dan Wootton and former Kremlin adviser Alexander Nekrassov have a heated discussion about the interview the Novichok poisoning suspects gave to Russia Today

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018

UK government accuses a TV interview with Salisbury suspects of ‘lies and fabrication’

UK government accuses a TV interview with Salisbury suspects of ‘lies and fabrication’

UK government accuses a TV interview with Salisbury suspects of ‘lies'

Downing Street has accused Russia of “lies and blatant fabrications” in the television interview with the two suspects in the Salisbury poisoning.

Novichok suspects appear on Russia Today: 'We visited Salisbury as tourists'

Novichok suspects appear on Russia Today: 'We visited Salisbury as tourists'

Novichok suspects appear on Russia Today: 'We visited Salisbury as tourists'

Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov said they did not have novichok in their suitcase, and said their visit to Salisbury was to see the cathedral and Stonehenge

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

http://talkradio.co.uk/news/former-british-ambassador-russia-we-will-never-know-if-putin-personally-ordered-attack

Putin says Russia has identified novichok suspects and denied they work for the military

Putin says Russia has identified novichok suspects

Russian president Vladimir Putin said the two men suspected of poisoning former spy Sergei Skripal have been identified and are not 'criminals'

Friday, September 7, 2018

Friday, September 7, 2018

Russia only has ‘a negative agenda’ after Novichok attack, says UK’s representative to the UN

Russia only has ‘a negative agenda’ after Novichok attack, says UK’s representative to the UN

Russia only has ‘a negative agenda’ after Novichok attack

Russia is an irresponsible “disruptor” on the world stage which often has only a “negative agenda”, the UK’s representative to the United Nations has said.

Former British Ambassador to Russia: ‘We will never know if Putin personally ordered the attack’

Former British Ambassador to Russia: ‘We will never know if Putin personally ordered the attack’

Former Ambassador to Russia: ‘We will never know if Putin ordered the attack'

Sir Andrew Wood, a former British ambassador to Russia has said that it is not possible to know whether President Vladimir Putin “personally ordered, rather than gave a general authorisation” but “there is no doubt that he is overall responsible”.

US warns world should be “chilled to the bone” after Novichok attack

US warns world should be 'chilled to the bone' after Novichok attack

US warns world should be 'chilled to the bone' after Novichok attack

The US warned the world should be “chilled to the bone” by the conclusion of the investigations into the Salisbury attack, which identified two Russian nationals as suspects in the Novichok attack.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Novichok attack debate could risk ‘trial in Parliament’, warns MP

Novichok attack debate could risk ‘trial in Parliament’, warns MP

Novichok attack debate could risk ‘trial in Parliament’, warns MP

The House of Commons should get rid of plans to debate the Salisbury Novichok attack now two men have been identified as suspects, a Labour MP warned.

Tom Tugendhat: Salisbury attack ‘is a threat to the world order’

Tom Tugendhat: Salisbury attack ‘is a threat to the world order’

Tom Tugendhat: Salisbury attack ‘is a threat to the world order’

Tom Tugendhat, the chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee has said that the UK needs to “hit Putin where it hurts” and that the Salisbury attack “is a threat to the world order”, despite Theresa May not explicitly implicating the Kremlin for the attack.

Russia will not expel the Salisbury suspects, says former Head of Counter Terrorism

Russia will not expel the Salisbury suspects, says former Head of Counter Terrorism

Russia will not expel the Salisbury suspects, says former Counter Terrorism Head

Chris Phillips has said that “countries around the world will come together” but that “forcing Russia to expel the people back to the UK is not going to happen”.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Theresa May: Novichok suspects will 'face justice' if they travel outside Russia

Theresa May: Novichok suspects will 'face justice' if they travel outside Russia

Theresa May: Novichok suspects will 'face justice' if they travel outside Russia

The suspects in the poisoning of Sergei Skripal were named as Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov. Theresa May detailed the charges against them in a speech to the House of Commons

Friday, May 18, 2018

Friday, May 18, 2018

Ex-spy Sergei Skripal discharged from hospital

Ex-spy Sergei Skripal discharged from hospital

The former Russian spy has been discharged from hospital following poisoning in March.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Salisbury poisoning: Yulia Skripal discharged from hospital

Salisbury poisoning: Yulia Skripal discharged from hospital

Salisbury poisoning: Yulia Skripal discharged from hospital

The Russian national is reportedly in a secure location

Friday, April 6, 2018

Friday, April 6, 2018

Salisbury poisoning: Russia warns Britain it's 'playing with fire and will be sorry'

Salisbury poisoning: Russia warns Britain it's 'playing with fire and will be sorry'

Salisbury poisoning: Russia warns Britain it's 'playing with fire'

Russian UN ambassador Vasily Nebenzya used Midsomer Murders to mock suggestions of Russian involvement in the attack

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Investigations continue at the scene of Salisbury poisoning

Salisbury poisoning victim Yulia Skripal says she is recovering

Salisbury poisoning victim Yulia Skripal says she is recovering

Former spy’s daughter talks of growing strength following nerve agent attack and thanks people of Salisbury

Monday, April 2, 2018

Monday, April 2, 2018

Spy poisoning: Russia's foreign minister accuses UK of 'putting all decency aside and resorting to fake news '

Skripal poisoning: Russia minister accuses UK of 'fake news'

Skripal poisoning: Russia minister accuses UK of 'fake news'

Sergei Lavrov has appeared to suggest Britain's secret services may have been involved in the Sergei Skripal poisoning

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Government announces boost to security as Islamist terrorism threat may increase There

Government announces boost to security in face of terrorism threat

Government announces boost to security in face of terrorism threat

Theresa May has warned Britain's enemies that they should be in no doubt the 'every capability at our disposal' will be used to defeat them

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

New Zealand wants to expel Russian spies, but can't find any

New Zealand wants to expel Russian spies, but can't find any

New Zealand wants to expel Russian spies, but can't find any

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has said the country will look at other ways to support the international response to the nerve agent attack

Monday, March 26, 2018

Monday, March 26, 2018

Donald Tusk announces expulsion of Russian diplomats from 14 EU countries

Donald Tusk announces expulsion of Russian diplomats from 14 EU countries

Donald Tusk announces expulsion of Russian diplomats from 14 EU countries

The US has also expelled 60 Russians and ordered the closure of the Russian Consulate in Seattle, Washington

Friday, March 23, 2018

Friday, March 23, 2018

EU ambassador to Russia recalled over spy poisoning

EU ambassador to Russia recalled over spy poisoning

EU ambassador to Russia recalled over spy poisoning

Recalling the ambassador is said to be a 'measure' and not a 'sanction' against Moscow

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Judge rules blood sample can be taken from Sergei Skripal and daughter

Judge rules blood sample can be taken from Sergei Skripal and daughter

Judge rules blood sample can be taken from Sergei Skripal and daughter

The blood sample will be tested by the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

'Balderdash' - Mike Graham and former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov clash over Sergei Skripal poisoning

'Balderdash' - Mike Graham and former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov clash over Sergei Skripal poisoning

Former Kremlin advisor says it's nonsense to blame Russia for spy poisoning

Mike Graham accused former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov of saying Russia's never done anything wrong

Monday, March 12, 2018

Monday, March 12, 2018

'Are you kidding me?' - Julia slams Jack Straw's views on Brexit hindering relationships with allies

'Are you kidding me?' - Julia slams Jack Straw's claim that Brexit makes Sergei Skripal response harder

Julia slams Jack Straw's claim that Brexit makes Sergei Skripal response harder

Jack Straw claimed staying in the EU would make it easier to take action against Russia if it was behind attempting killing of Sergei Skripal

Theresa May to meet with National Security Council over Sergei Skripal poisoning

Theresa May to meet with National Security Council over Sergei Skripal poisoning

Theresa May to meet with National Security Council over Sergei Skripal poisoning

Theresa May will be expected to take action against Russia is a link is established

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Hundreds of police officers investigating nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal

Hundreds of police officers investigating nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal

Hundreds of police officers investigating nerve agent attack on Sergei Skripal

The former Russian spy, his daughter and the first police officer on the scene are all critically ill in hospital

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Government to hold Cobra meeting over 'poisoning' of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal

Government to hold Cobra meeting over 'poisoning' of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal

Government to hold Cobra meeting over 'poisoning' of Sergei Skripal

Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia are fighting for their lives in hospital

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Former Russian spy critically ill after exposure to unknown substance

Former Russian spy critically ill after exposure to unknown substance

Former Russian spy critically ill after exposure to unknown substance

The 66-year-old man was found alongside a women in her 30s near a shopping centre