You might assume that the participants in the BBC4 documentary God's Cadets: Joining the Salvation Army would all be classic "lark" types, but there was a greater variety of personality than expected in this 90-minute film. It followed the pious, but not pompous "cadets" who had given up their lives to enter into two years of intensive officer training at the William Booth College in south London.
King's Cross Station
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Monday 13 December 2010
A doctor went into the London Underground after the 7/7 bombings despite suffering an electric shock at the same station eight days earlier, the inquest into the attacks heard today.
Wednesday 08 December 2010
A firefighter called to the 7/7 terror attacks told an inquest how "protocol" forced his team to stand by and watch as horrifically injured passengers emerged from one of the bombed trains.
Tuesday 07 December 2010
Severely injured 7/7 survivors were trapped for more than an hour awaiting medical treatment because safety rules delayed firefighters from going down to a bombed train, an inquest heard today.
Monday 01 November 2010
A defendant undergoing sex change treatment appeared at the Old Bailey today accused of pushing a cross-dressing lawyer under a train.
Wednesday 27 October 2010
A woman faced more police questioning today over the death of a man allegedly pushed under a Tube train while wearing women's clothes.
Wednesday 27 October 2010
A woman was being questioned on suspicion of murder last night after a man wearing women's clothes was allegedly pushed to his death under a rush-hour Tube train.
Thursday 14 October 2010
CCTV images of the 7/7 bombers calmly planning and embarking on their suicide mission was played at the inquests into their victims' deaths yesterday.
Wednesday 13 October 2010
New CCTV of the July 7 bombers calmly planning and embarking on their suicide mission was played at the inquests into their victims' deaths today.
Tuesday 27 July 2010
Jurors at the inquest into the deaths of seven people killed in the Potters Bar train crash retired today to consider the evidence.
Monday 26 July 2010
A judge is expected to start summing up today at the inquest of seven people killed in the Potters Bar train crash.
Monday 19 July 2010
There are neither Hells Angels for security, nor ageing bespectacled New York Jewish documentarians squinting in the wings of the Lexington in King's Cross, which isn't to say that Black Mountain don't have retro appeal.
Thursday 03 June 2010
A senior RAF officer told an inquest yesterday how passengers caught up in the Potters Bar train crash "floated" as their carriage overturned.
Tuesday 01 June 2010
Two passengers tried to raise concerns the night before a passenger train was derailed by defective points, an inquest heard today.
Thursday 20 May 2010
Transport Secretary Philip Hammond today held out little hope that rail commuters will escape big fare rises in the new year.
Friday 18 December 2009
A Government minister today admitted rowing with a train passenger who complained after her dog fouled a railway platform.
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