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# downing-street - Thursday 9 October, 2014

British airports to introduce Ebola screening
# Virus
# Virus

British airports to introduce Ebola screening

Oct 9th 2014, 7:58 PM 10,597 Views 59 Comments

Downing Street confirmed the move today in a bid to help stop the deadly virus from spreading,

# downing-street - Monday 1 September, 2014

Gerry Adams wants Dublin and London to counter "anti-agreement axis within unionism"
# Dropping Slow
# Dropping Slow

Gerry Adams wants Dublin and London to counter "anti-agreement axis within unionism"

Sep 1st 2014, 2:31 PM 7,883 Views 95 Comments

Adams was in The Guardian to mark the 20th anniversary of the 1994 IRA ceasefire.

# downing-street - Sunday 22 June, 2014

'I've a job to do here': Enda rules out top EU role... again
# I'm Out
# I'm Out

'I've a job to do here': Enda rules out top EU role... again

Jun 22nd 2014, 6:56 PM 9,105 Views 77 Comments

The Taoiseach said he expects Jean-Claude Juncker to become the next president of the European Commission, but David Cameron is trying to block this from happening.

# downing-street - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

'I'm so pleased to be here': President Higgins meets David Cameron at Downing Street
# State Visit
# State Visit

'I'm so pleased to be here': President Higgins meets David Cameron at Downing Street

Apr 9th 2014, 2:31 PM 8,285 Views 24 Comments

The President was greeted outside Downing Street by Prime Minister Cameron this lunchtime.

# downing-street - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Prime Minister's police officer charged over 'extreme' porn
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

Prime Minister's police officer charged over 'extreme' porn

Apr 8th 2014, 6:37 PM 18,001 Views 0 Comments

It is alleged that James Addison distributed “moving images via his mobile telephone” of an indecent nature.

# downing-street - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Cameron calls Putin and the Russian President says he wants "diplomatic solution"
# I Just Called
# I Just Called

Cameron calls Putin and the Russian President says he wants "diplomatic solution"

Mar 9th 2014, 7:45 PM 8,467 Views 87 Comments

David Cameron called Vladimir Putin as it was announced that the Ukrainian PM will meet Barack Obama on Wednesday.

# downing-street - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Senior aide to David Cameron resigns after being arrested for child porn
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

Senior aide to David Cameron resigns after being arrested for child porn

Mar 4th 2014, 8:31 AM 9,122 Views 46 Comments

Patrick Rock, 62, was arrested a few hours after Downing Street reported the alleged offence.

# downing-street - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Amy Huberman nik naks number 10 Downing Street
# Knock Knock
From The Daily Edge
# Knock Knock

Amy Huberman nik naks number 10 Downing Street

Sep 17th 2013, 11:53 AM 7,374 Views 10 Comments

She’s the best. That’s just it.

# downing-street - Friday 14 June, 2013

Cameron announces economic stimulus package for Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Cameron announces economic stimulus package for Northern Ireland

Jun 14th 2013, 7:18 PM 4,279 Views 18 Comments

The package includes an investment plan, enhanced capital borrowing powers and government top-ups.

# downing-street - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Video: When Margaret Thatcher didn't want to jump for TV
# NO NO NO
# NO NO NO

Video: When Margaret Thatcher didn't want to jump for TV

Apr 11th 2013, 12:53 PM 11,728 Views 47 Comments

The lady’s not for jumping…

# downing-street - Monday 8 April, 2013

In pics: Margaret Thatcher and Ireland
# Margaret Thatcher
# Margaret Thatcher

In pics: Margaret Thatcher and Ireland

Apr 8th 2013, 1:16 PM 19,554 Views 143 Comments

Britain’s first female prime minister died following a stroke this morning.

# downing-street - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

London police to investigate claims which cast doubt on 'plebgate' incident
# Plebgate
# Plebgate

London police to investigate claims which cast doubt on 'plebgate' incident

Dec 19th 2012, 10:43 AM 5,047 Views 18 Comments

The chief whip of the British government resigned in October after allegations he called Downing Street police officers ‘plebs’ – but now questions have been raised about the veracity of the allegations.

# downing-street - Sunday 4 November, 2012

More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge
# Leveson
# Leveson

More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge

Nov 4th 2012, 10:18 AM 11,764 Views 18 Comments

In the texts, Cameron praises a horse he rode while Brooks tells him that she cried during his speech at a Conservative Party conference.

# downing-street - Friday 21 September, 2012

Calls for Tory minister's resignation after allegedly calling police 'plebs'
# United Kingdom
# United Kingdom

Calls for Tory minister's resignation after allegedly calling police 'plebs'

Sep 21st 2012, 9:05 PM 7,373 Views 39 Comments

Conservative minister Andrew Mitchell is reported to have sworn at and called police officers ‘plebs’ earlier this week outside Downing Street and is now facing calls to resign.

# downing-street - Saturday 1 September, 2012

18 years ago: Northern Ireland as the IRA ceasefire began
# On This Day
# On This Day

18 years ago: Northern Ireland as the IRA ceasefire began

Sep 1st 2012, 7:30 AM 13,922 Views 43 Comments

The Troubles were far from over on 1 September 1994, but for the first time in many decades, the people of Northern Ireland seemed optimistic about peace.

# downing-street - Monday 12 March, 2012

Leaders encourage 'spirit of mutual respect' in centenary commemorations
# Relations
# Relations

Leaders encourage 'spirit of mutual respect' in centenary commemorations

Mar 12th 2012, 6:22 PM 2,670 Views 48 Comments

Enda Kenny and David Cameron’s joint statement on the next decade of British-Irish relations also reiterated the countries dedication to the EU and the Single Market.

Kenny and Cameron to issue statement on British-Irish relations
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

Kenny and Cameron to issue statement on British-Irish relations

Mar 12th 2012, 7:00 AM 1,938 Views 15 Comments

The Taoiseach is travelling to London today for his St Patrick’s Day visit to Downing Street.

# downing-street - Monday 20 February, 2012

Watch: British government minister heckled over reforms to health service
# Heckled
# Heckled

Watch: British government minister heckled over reforms to health service

Feb 20th 2012, 3:24 PM 1,599 Views 0 Comments

One woman took Andrew Lansley to task over his proposals to reform Britain’s National Health Service.

# downing-street - Thursday 12 January, 2012

Taoiseach to meet Cameron over EU issues
# London Calling
# London Calling

Taoiseach to meet Cameron over EU issues

Jan 12th 2012, 7:35 AM 988 Views 11 Comments

Enda Kenny is meeting David Cameron today for the first time since Britian’s recent veto on changes to the EU treaty to discuss issues of ‘common interest’.

# downing-street - Monday 9 January, 2012

Explainer: What's happening in Scotland?
# Independence
# Independence

Explainer: What's happening in Scotland?

Jan 9th 2012, 11:46 AM 4,787 Views 26 Comments

There is a lot of talk today about a referendum on independence but what’s it all about? Here are 10 things that will help explain it all.

# downing-street - Sunday 8 January, 2012

A week of gaffes for British politicians
# Oops
# Oops

A week of gaffes for British politicians

Jan 8th 2012, 7:50 AM 4,414 Views 9 Comments

David Cameron himself is the latest to have to apologise for an ill-advised and offensive remark.

# downing-street - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

Cameron and Sarkozy to visit Libya, says Libyan official
# Libya
# Libya

Cameron and Sarkozy to visit Libya, says Libyan official

Sep 14th 2011, 8:50 PM 115 Views 4 Comments

The British and French leaders are expected in Libya tomorrow, an Libyan official told the Associated Press.

# downing-street - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Downing Street opens war on rats with rodent-catching cat appointment
# Mews At Ten
From The Daily Edge
# Mews At Ten

Downing Street opens war on rats with rodent-catching cat appointment

Feb 15th 2011, 3:39 PM 583 Views 0 Comments

Larry the cat has been appointed to deal with Number 10′s rat problems.

# downing-street - Saturday 5 February, 2011

David Cameron says "state multiculturalism" has failed in UK
# UK
# UK

David Cameron says "state multiculturalism" has failed in UK

Feb 5th 2011, 3:55 PM 1,353 Views 0 Comments

British PM calls for “shared national identity” to tackle extremist views and ideology in all its forms, as right wing group holds rally in England.