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United Kingdom

Andrew R.C. Marshall

Derbyshire town evacuated after water cascades through damaged dam

02 Aug 2019

WHALEY BRIDGE, England Police evacuated thousands of residents from an English town on Thursday after torrents of water cascaded from a nearby reservoir after a dam was damaged, with officials warning that subsequent flooding posed a risk to life.

Thousands protest against Trump in London but fewer than last year

04 Jun 2019

LONDON Thousands of people protested in central London on Tuesday against U.S. President Donald Trump's pomp-laden state visit to Britain, but numbers were well down on the tens of thousands who gathered to oppose his visit last year.

Thousands protest against Trump in London but fewer than last year

04 Jun 2019

LONDON Thousands of people protested in central London on Tuesday against U.S. President Donald Trump's pomp-laden state visit to Britain, but numbers were well down on the tens of thousands who gathered to oppose his visit last year.

Thousands protest against Trump in London but fewer than last year

04 Jun 2019

LONDON, June 4 Thousands of people protested in central London on Tuesday against U.S. President Donald Trump's pomp-laden state visit to Britain, but numbers were far down from the tens of thousands who gathered to oppose his visit last year.

'Trump baby' balloon flies outside British parliament as protests expected

04 Jun 2019

LONDON A giant inflatable blimp depicting Donald Trump as a sneering baby in a diaper flew outside the British parliament in London on Tuesday ahead of what is expected to be one of the city's largest protests against a foreign leader.

'Trump baby' balloon flies outside British parliament as protests expected

04 Jun 2019

LONDON A giant inflatable blimp depicting Donald Trump as a sneering baby in a diaper flew outside the British parliament in London on Tuesday ahead of what is expected to be one of the city's largest protests against a foreign leader.

Extinction Rebellion has a message for the world - We've only just begun

01 May 2019

LONDON After paralysing parts of London, the co-founder of environmental group Extinction Rebellion has a message for the world: We've only just begun. | Video

Thousands of activists block London roads to demand action on climate change

16 Apr 2019

LONDON Thousands of environmental activists paralysed parts of central London on Monday by blocking Marble Arch, Oxford Circus and Waterloo Bridge in a bid to force the government to do more to tackle climate change. | Video

A pop-up studio captures Londoners in Brexit's troubled age

11 Apr 2019

LONDON (Backstory is a series of reports showing how Reuters journalists work and the standards under which they operate.)

Special Report: Wish You Weren't Here - Postcards from the Edge of London in the Age of Brexit

11 Apr 2019

Every Friday morning, a pensioner and his grandson gaze across a vast demolition site in east London, one of them remembering a life working at the Ford factory there and the other wishing he could help tear its old buildings down.

World News

Iran tanker heads to Greece, U.S. warns against helping vessel

An Iranian tanker at the centre of an angry confrontation between Iran and Washington sailed for Greece on Monday after it was freed from detention off Gibraltar, as Washington called the release unfortunate and warned Greece and Mediterranean ports against helping the vessel.