French fishermen block UK access to local ports

Follow RT on French fishermen have blocked British vessels from accessing the ports of St. Malo and Calais in a protest over UK authorities “withholding” their licenses. READ MORE: Britain wants to de-escalate fishing row with France, says environment minister, as Paris releases detained trawler Boats decorated with posters calling on the UK to change […]

Tube drivers’ strike causes disruption in London on Black Friday

Follow RT on Five London Underground lines across the UK capital have been affected by a train drivers’ strike on Black Friday, with more disruption expected over the weekend. One of the unions participating in the walkout, the Rail Maritime and Transport Union (RMT), explained on Thursday that the strike had been sparked by the […]

New B.1.1.529 Covid variant ‘worst one’ so far, UK says

Follow RT on The UK has warned that the mutated strain of the Covid virus is “the most significant” yet, as London announced it will bar flights from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia and South Africa. Addressing the UK’s decision to restrict travel to those countries, Health Secretary Sajid Javid said on Friday that the new […]

UK government website shows explicit porn

Follow RT on A “dormant” UK transport department website has been deleted after it displayed explicit pornography instead of traffic statistics and business development charts. It is not clear whether the site was hacked. The department’s charts website, which was hosted at the subdomain “charts.dft.gov.uk,” was found to link to adult material on Thursday. The […]

MP links rise in crime to women taking men’s TV roles

Follow RT on Conservative MP Nick Fletcher has identified a novel reason why so many young British men are supposedly turning to crime: Women are now filling positive TV and movie roles once occupied by men. Speaking at an International Men’s Day debate in Parliament on Thursday, Fletcher lamented the traditionally masculine movie and TV […]

Imprisoned Assange could get married by New Year

Follow RT on Julian Assange and his fiancée Stella Moris have formally registered their intention to get married in maximum security Belmarsh prison, where the Wikileaks co-founder is being held. Read more Revealed: The shocking conditions at Belmarsh Prison to which Julian Assange is exposed “Today we notified our intention to marry. It will take […]

Woman sues doctor for letting her be born

Follow RT on A champion showjumper born with a spinal defect has filed a lawsuit in London against her mother’s physician, alleging that he failed to properly emphasise the importance of supplements in pregnancy, resulting in her disability. Evie Toombes, 20, of Skegness in Lincolnshire has pressed “wrongful conception” charges against Dr. Philip Mitchell. She […]

Plastics factory fire causes hellish inferno in Yorkshire (VIDEOS)

Follow RT on A plastics factory has caught fire in the English town of Hessle in Yorkshire. Locals have been urged to shut their doors and windows to keep out the toxic smoke, and video footage shows flames and smoke towering over houses. Humberside Fire and Rescue responded to the fire mid-afternoon on Wednesday, telling […]

Met officers fired over behaviour at murder scene

Follow RT on Former Met Police officers Jamie Lewis and Deniz Jaffer have been sacked from the force after taking “shameful” photos of two murdered sisters at a crime scene and sharing them via WhatsApp alongside offensive remarks. A policing tribunal formally dismissed the duo after they both pleaded guilty to criminal charges of misconduct […]