Betty Boothroyd

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Name: Betty Boothroyd
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Disgraced ex-Co-op Bank chief and West Bromwich minister Paul Flowers charged with drug offences

Former methodist minister charged with possessing Class A and Class C substancesDisgraced former Co-op Bank boss Paul Flowers, who worked as a church minister in West Bromwich, has been charged with possession of class A and C drugs.Mr Flowers, who was ... [Published Birmingham Mail - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

How do you solve a problem like Maria?

A Royal Charter with no signatories going nowhere should stand as Maria Miller's political epitaph, says Raymond Snoddy. But more importantly, what might her resignation mean for the post-Leveson media and the future of the BBC? Obviously by eventually, ... [Published Media Tel - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

BREAKING NEWS: Maria Miller quits as culture secretary over expenses scandal

She wrote to David Cameron saying that her expenses "had become a distraction from the vital work the government is doing"Maria Miller has announced her resignation as culture secretary, Downing Street confirmed this morning.In a letter to Prime Minister ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Maria Miller claims shes devastated in bid to cling on to job after expenses scandal

'I'm devastated', claims Maria Miller in bid to cling on to job after expenses scandal but Tory MPs say she is 'toast' and ex-Speaker Betty Boothroyd calls for her to be ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

MPs told to expect further expenses scandals

MPs have been warned to brace themselves for more expenses scandals amid increasing calls for Culture Secretary Maria Miller to resign.Commons leader, Conser­vative Andrew Lansley, warned it was "over-optimistic" to think there would be no further ca ... [Published Herald Scotland - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 2 reports

Miller should resign to 'save honour'

Culture Secretary Maria Miller should step down "as a question of honour", former Commons Speaker Baroness Betty Boothroyd has said.The ex-Labour MP is the latest politician to call for Mrs Miller's resignation, following an inquiry into her expenses ... [Published BBC - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: I was victim of domestic abuse says Burchill

Journalist and hell-raiser Julie Burchill has not had the smoothest of love lives, to say the least. Her first husband was Man And Boy author Tony Parsons, whom she ditched after three years, leaving their son in his custody.She then married another writer, ... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Devastated Miller clinging on to cabinet role despite calls to quit

THE PRESSURE continued to mount for culture secretary Maria Miller to resign last night, after fresh calls from senior political figures in Westminster.In a column in her local newspaper the Basingstoke Gazette this morning, Miller wrote that she is “devastated” ... [Published City A.M. - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Underground

Comments (0)THERE has been a history of underground fires here in the Black Country since time immemorial, or at least since the earth beneath our feet began to be exploited for its mineral wealth during the period of industrial expansion.The most striking ... [Published Black Country Bugle - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

The art of working together

It would be wonderful if the political formations were to decide through a consensus on a person who enjoys cross-party support on a Speaker-designate and get that person to chair the Lok SabhaI get the feeling that I am not the only person to be experiencing ... [Published New Delhi Pioneer - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

'Yorkshire made me' say photo stars

Judi Dench and Patrick Stewart are two of the celebrities whose pictures have gone on display in a series of photographic portraits of Yorkshire stars.Featured stars also include gold medal-winning Olympic boxer Nicola Adams and Paralympic star Hannah ... [Published BBC - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Award for Rosie from leading Asian magazine

Rosie Winterton has won a top award. The Doncaster Central MP has been named Shadow Minister of the Year by Asian Voice magazine.She was presented with the award by Betty Boothroyd, former speaker of the House of Commons, at the annual Public and Political ... [Published Sheffield Star - Mar 24 2014]

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13 Things You Didn’t Know About Scouting [Published Gizmodo UK - 12 hours ago]
Disgraced ex-Co-op Bank chief and West Bromwich... [Published Birmingham Mail - Apr 16 2014]
How do you solve a problem like Maria? [Published Media Tel - Apr 09 2014]
Maria Miller claims shes devastated in bid to c... [Published Big News Network - Apr 09 2014]
Maria Miller QUITS as Culture Secretary after '... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 09 2014]
MPs told to expect further expenses scandals [Published Herald Scotland - Apr 09 2014]
BREAKING NEWS: Maria Miller quits as culture se... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Apr 09 2014]
SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: I was victim of domestic... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 09 2014]
Devastated Miller clinging on to cabinet role d... [Published City A.M. - Apr 09 2014]
Miller should resign to 'save honour' [Published BBC - Apr 09 2014]
VIDEO: Miller should resign to 'save honour' [Published BBC News Video - UK - Apr 08 2014]
Underground [Published Black Country Bugle - Apr 05 2014]
The art of working together [Published New Delhi Pioneer - Apr 04 2014]
'Yorkshire made me' say photo stars [Published BBC - Mar 29 2014]
Award for Rosie from leading Asian magazine [Published Sheffield Star - Mar 24 2014]
Rosie scoops Asian Voice award [Published Sheffield Star - Mar 19 2014]
Sir David Frost's memorial service takes place ... [Published Mail Online UK - Mar 13 2014]
British government says will not block assisted... [Published Malay Mail - Mar 09 2014]
Stop 'whining' about the noise at PMQs, Tory MP... [Published Telegraph - Feb 18 2014]
Sunday Talking Heads: February, 9, 2014 [Published Firedoglake - Feb 09 2014]
Syrian crisis: Peers put Cameron under pressure... [Published The Independent - Jan 23 2014]
'MP portraits will be pieces of history [Published Telegraph - Jan 15 2014]
MPs splurge £250,000 of public money on 'expens... [Published The Independent - Jan 13 2014]
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