A UK company is creating edible water blobs that it hopes will eradicate the world of plastic waste
A UK company has created a biodegradable alternative to plastic bottles which is currently crowdfunding on crowdcube. The product is a blob of water that's m...
Farage suggests UK should copy Trump's immigration ban
Nigel Farage, pictured on BBC's Sunday Politics programme today, defended Mr Trump's Muslim travel ban and blamed it on Germany's open-door policy towards refugees fleeing Syria.
'Opposites attract,' UK PM calls on Trump to renew special relationship
Joking that "opposites attract," Prime Minister Theresa May called on President Donald Trump on Thursday to renew the "special relationship" between Britain and the United States and lead in a new, ch...
UK is being exploited by men masquerading as child refugees, foster couple warn
Couple Sarah and Giles have fostered 'child refugees' who turn out to be adults. Following doubts of the ages of those from Calais, they said they couldn't believe it hadn't come out before.
VIDEO: Construction Begins On 'Great Wall Of Calais'
This week the UK began construction on a “great wall” near its most porous border in Calais, France, to keep illegal migrants out.
The EU referendum is not legally binding and can't force a Brexit
There is an extraordinary loophole that means the government will not have to pull Britain out of the EU if the public votes for a Brexit in the referendum.
EU referendum: UK 'must not delay leaving'
EU leaders insist the UK must move swiftly to negotiate leaving the organisation after Thursday's referendum, saying any delay would prolong uncertainty.
Brexit after EU referendum: UK to leave EU and David Cameron quits
Updates as UK voters choose to leave the European Union.
Barack Obama visit: Stick with EU, US president urges UK
Barack Obama urges the UK to stick with the EU, as he starts his last trip to Britain as US president by meeting the Queen.
No, Prince William has not backed the campaign to keep the UK in the EU
Prepare for maximum silliness. The UK’s EU in, out, shake it all about referendum campaign hasn’t even started yet, and already the domestic media is in overdrive. The latest victim of incipient refer...
U.K. Regulator Gives Go-Ahead For Scientists To Edit Genes In Human Embryos
A team of British scientists received approval by U.K.'s fertility regulator to edit genes in human embryos. "It is the first time a country has considered the DNA-altering technique in embryos and ap...
Doctors In UK Call For World Medical Association Boycott Of Israel On ‘Medical Torture’ Accusations
Seventy-one doctors in the United Kingdom have joined 343 academics calling for a ban on doctors from Israel and joint projects with Israeli universities, according to the Jerusalem Post.
Is 'British' Boy Soldier In New ISIS Execution Video Son Of Notorious Jihadi Bride Khadijah Dare?
A boy soldier who appears in a new ISIS execution video could be the son of a notorious British jihadi bride. Footage released online last night shows a masked Briton carrying out the brutal murder of...
‘New Jihadi John’ Appears To Kill Five In Islamic State Video
A new Islamic State video purports to show the death of five alleged British spies at the hands of a man speaking English with a British accent. Although the video was not yet authenticated, news outl...
Falkland Islands: Argentina Urges UK To Return To Negotiating Table
New Argentinian government wants sovereignty dispute over Malvinas, or Falkland, Islands settled ‘fairly and definitively’. Argentina’s new conservative government affirmed on Sunday that it would con...
Tech Companies Face Criminal Charges If They Notify Users Of UK Government Spying
Last week, it was reported that Yahoo had become the latest company that promised to alert users who it suspected were being spied on by state-sponsored actors. Twitter, Facebook and Google had previo...
HMS Cardiff (D108)
HMS Cardiff was a British Type 42 destroyer and the third ship of the Royal Navy to be named in honour of the Welsh capital city of Cardiff. Construction was started by Vickers Shipbuilding and Engine...
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HMS K8
HMS K8 was a British K class submarine built by Vickers, Barrow-in-Furness. She was laid down on 28 June 1915 and was commissioned on 6 March 1917. K8 was sold on 11 October 1923.
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ORP Dzik
ORP Dzik (Boar) was a U-class submarine built by Vickers-Armstrong at Barrow-in-Furness. She was laid down on 30 December 1941 as P-52 for the Royal Navy, but was transferred to the Polish Navy during...
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HMS Crescent (1931)
HMS Crescent was a C-class destroyer which was built for the Royal Navy in the early 1930s. The ship was initially assigned to the Home Fleet, although she was temporarily deployed in the Red Sea and...
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HMS Otter (1896)
HMS Otter was a Vickers three funnel - 30 knot destroyer ordered by the Royal Navy under the 1895 – 1896 Naval Estimates. She was the fourth ship to carry this name since it was introduced in 1782 fo...
HMS Greyhound (H05)
HMS Greyhound (H05) was a G-class destroyer built for the Royal Navy in the 1930s. Greyhound participated in the Norwegian Campaign in April 1940, the Dunkirk evacuation in May and the Battle of Dakar...
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HMS Rover (N62)
HMS Rover was a Rainbow-class submarine designed and built by Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering in Barrow-in-Furness for the Royal Navy and was launched on 11 June 1930. During its early career, Ro...
HMS C26
HMS C26 was a British C class submarine built by Vickers, Barrow. She was laid down on 14 February 1908 and was commissioned on 28 May 1909.
HMS C26 was part of the Baltic operations from 1915 to ...
HMS E18
HMS E18 was an E-class submarine of the Royal Navy, launched in 1915 and lost in the Baltic Sea in May 1916 while operating out of Reval. The exact circumstances surrounding the sinking remain a myste...
HMS Repulse (S23)
HMS Repulse (S23) was a Resolution-class ballistic missile submarine of the Royal Navy.HMS Repulse was one of two Resolution-class ballistic missile submarines ordered from Vickers-Armstrongs on 8 May...
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HMS H28
HMS H28 was a British H class submarine built by Vickers Limited, Barrow-in-Furness, as part of the Batch 3 H class submarines. She was laid down on 18 March 1917 and was commissioned on 29 June 1918....
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HMS Emperor of India
HMS Emperor of India was an Iron Duke-class battleship of the British Royal Navy. She was originally to have been named Delhi but was renamed before she was completed, to honour King George V, who was...
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HMS G11
HMS G11 was a G-class submarine of the Royal Navy in service during the First World War. One of six of her class built by Vickers at Barrow in Furness, she was launched on 22 February 1916, and commis...
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List of ships and submarines built in Barrow-in-Furness
Below is a detailed list of the ships and submarines built in Barrow-in-Furness, England by the Barrow Shipbuilding Company, Vickers-Armstrongs, Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering, BAE Systems Marin...
List of ships and submarines built in Barrow-in-Furness - Wikipedia