South Bank fairground: Nineteen rescued from Starflyer ride

Firefighters have rescued 19 people, including six children, who were suspended in a fairground ride 20 metres above London’s South Bank.

from BBC News – London http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-36938284

from Blogger http://componentplanet.blogspot.com/2016/07/south-bank-fairground-nineteen-rescued.html

Advertisements

Super League: Charlotte Edwards’ first game for Southern Vipers ends in injury

Southern Vipers and Western Storm making winning starts in the Women’s Super league as ex-England skipper Charlotte Edwards is injured.

from BBC News – London http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/36937099

from Blogger http://componentplanet.blogspot.com/2016/07/super-league-charlotte-edwards-first.html

Police watchdog IPCC ‘favours black complainants’

The police watchdog is now “more likely to believe black complainants than white police officers” and this is unfair when it investigates racism claims, a former equality campaigner says.

from BBC News – London http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-36936264

from Blogger http://componentplanet.blogspot.com/2016/07/police-watchdog-ipcc-favours-black.html