Owner of largest firm in the North East of England concedes move is 'morally wrong' but he says had no choice but to act after local authority warns operators over charging disabled passengers extra
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Wednesday 22 July 2009
Look hard enough and there’s something unique in every car; some little quirk that makes it special.
Wednesday 03 June 2009
It has already been dubbed the café at the end of the universe – confirmation, as if it were needed, that the British will go to any lengths for a decent cup of tea.
Saturday 14 March 2009
"Safari njema!" our taxi-driver calls out as he leaves us at Mtwara bus station, wishing us well. No, we're not starting some luxurious Serengeti adventure with chilled G&Ts at sunset. "Safari" in Swahili simply means journey, and we're boarding a dalla-dalla – a strangely fairy-tale-like name for a battered minibus – to our next destination, Lindi.
Thursday 08 January 2009
Monday 24 November 2008
A female suicide bomber blew herself up near an entrance to the US-protected Green Zone today, Iraqi officials said.
Monday 10 November 2008
Suicide bombers first attacked a bus full of schoolgirls in central Baghdad yesterday and then detonated a second bomb in the middle of a crowd of rescuers, killing at least 28 people and wounding 66 others.
Monday 10 November 2008
A suicide bomber struck today in a crowd that had gathered where an explosion had just damaged a bus full of schoolgirls, with both blasts killing at least 28 people and wounding 68 others, officials said.
Thursday 04 September 2008
Sunday 24 August 2008
Three of four Britons killed when a minibus crashed during a safari holiday in South Africa were identified last night by the Foreign Office.
Saturday 23 August 2008
Four Britons have died in a minibus crash while on a safari holiday in South Africa, the Foreign Office said last night.
Saturday 16 August 2008
Thursday 03 April 2008
It is a bold move, given the stiff relations between Greece and Turkey and Boris Johnson's Ottoman heritage (the Tory London mayoral candidate's great-grandfather, Ali Kemal – who came to Britain 98 years ago – was a Turkish journalist and, briefly, interior minister). Tonight, Bozza will take to the airwaves of London Greek Radio for 20 minutes to address the Mediterranean nation's estimated 400,000-strong British diaspora.
Friday 28 March 2008
A criminal investigation was demanded yesterday into whether the killing of four Palestinian militants in a Bethlehem street earlier this month was an "extra-judicial execution" in violation of a ruling by the Israeli Supreme Court.
Saturday 02 February 2008
Sunday 13 January 2008
Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
Katie Hopkins attacked me on Twitter — so I reported her to the police for inciting racial hatred
Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
David Cameron calls Labour 'hopeless, sneering socialists' while announcing 7-day NHS plans
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