London Bridge terror; UK’s criminal justice system in focus

UK’s criminal justice system is under increased scrutiny after London Bridge terrorist killed 2 people last Friday.///BY CRIMSON TAZVINZWA

The attacker – Usman Khan is one among dozens of convicted terrorists released early from prison in Britain.

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Leicester Market; voted ‘Britain’s favourite fruit & vegetable market plus 3 of the heaviest fruits and vegetables ever grown according to Guinness World Records

Leicester Market; voted ‘Britain’s favourite fruit & vegetable market plus 3 of the heaviest fruits and vegetables ever grown according to Guinness World Records

East London’s parliamentary 2019 general election candidates

East London’s parliamentary 2019 general election candidates

UK dodges recession with 0.3% growth between July and September 2019 but overall the GDP slumped to worst in 10 years

The UK has avoided falling into recession, with the economy growing 0.3% in the third quarter of the year. The Office for National Statistics said the increase was largely thanks to the services and construction industries. It’s not all positive news, though – the stats show the economy’s growth has slowed to its lowest rate in almost a decade. While car production experienced an uptick in the three months to September, there were widespread falls in other areas of manufacturing, leaving overall output flat.