Jamie Merrill is a news reporter and feature writer for The Independent, The Independent on Sunday and i.
Homeless Veterans appeal: Win-win covenant connects veterans with employers keen to use their skills
11 December 2014 06:36 PM
Jaguar Land Rover is helping former armed forces personnel make the transition to civvy street
10 December 2014 01:56 PM
Home cares for 25 elderly patients with dementia, physical disability and sensor impairment
09 December 2014 10:01 PM
Campaigner will accept Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo
09 December 2014 04:00 PM
Scottish Labour Party criticise former First Minister
Lee Rigby murder: Tory MP demands answers from security services over plan to recruit Michael Adebolajo
07 December 2014 12:00 AM
A Conservative MP has called for the security services to respond to claims that they were involved in the questioning and alleged mistreatment of Lee Rigby's killer by Kenyan security services in 2010, three years before he went on to murder the young soldier in south London.
06 December 2014 06:46 PM
The £15m base will be able to host destroyers and the Royal Navy's powerful new Queen Elizabeth aircraft carriers
Porn regulation in the UK: It’s not as if we’re hurting anyone (else), say adult performers and producers
05 December 2014 06:56 PM
A new law will outlaw video-on-demand websites which showcase certain sexual practices. Jamie Merrill meets the practitioners with livelihoods on the line
04 December 2014 07:06 PM
Campaigners dismayed at Britain's unwillingness to admit vulnerable Syrian refugees
04 December 2014 05:08 PM
It says: “Temperatures can become raised during election campaigns”
04 December 2014 05:03 PM
Former brewery owner Lord Hodgson's claim attracts derision
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Immigrants make UK racist, says Ukip councillor Trevor Shonk
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
Katie Hopkins speaks out on childhood obesity: 'Parents of fat children should be prosecuted for child cruelty'
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