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UK to Install Satellite Speed Traps

http://www.thecarconnection.com

In London and Cornwall, a pilot program has just been launched that combines all the fun of terrestrial speed cameras with the creepy omniscience of GPS. In a nutshell, the program -- called "SpeedSpike" -- uses positioning satellites to track motorists as they travel between traffic cameras. By calculating the time it takes a driver to move from one point to the other, SpeedSpike can determine whether or not the motorist has been speeding.

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Brutal guide to punishing jailed youths revealed (UK)

http://www.guardian.co.uk

After a teen jail suicide in the UK in 2005 a mother has finally got a manual used by Britain's prison service on what appear to be vicious and violent methods of restraint and punishment inflicted on young offenders released under "Freedom" of information laws. It makes some pretty grim reading.

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UK Man Fined £1,500 for Having Radio Playing in Business

http://www.lep.co.uk

A hairdresser has been hit with a £1,500 bill for having a radio on while giving customers a trim.

Manager Neil Hull had bought a music licence from music royalties body, the Performing Rights Society (PRS), which he believed allowed him to play pop music in public.

However, a SECOND royalties collector, the Phonographic Performance Ltd (PPL), told a court that he needed a further music licence from IT to put the radio or CDs on.

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Woman pursued after placing box next to recycling bin

http://www.thesun.co.uk

UK Grandmother brought to court for placing cardboard box next to recycling bin.

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UK Family with 8 Kids Lives Middle Class Lifestyle from only Welfare

http://www.dailymail.co.uk

The Davey family's £815-a-week state handouts pay for a four-bedroom home, top-of-the-range mod cons and two vehicles including a Mercedes people carrier.
Father-of-seven Peter gave up work because he could make more living on benefits.
Yet he and his wife Claire are still not happy with their lot.
With an eighth child on the way, they are demanding a bigger house, courtesy of the taxpayer

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UK Govt says it OK to Send Children Through Body Scanners

http://www.dailymail.co.uk

All selected children will have to go through the new full-body 'naked' scanning machines being introduced at airports, the UK Government said today.
The Government said in its new code of practise: 'We will be requiring all children who are selected to be screened using the scanners. To do otherwise would risk undermining the effect of these new measures.

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School fakes shooting during fire drill

http://nymag.com

During a fire drill at a middle school in Worcester, England, students aged 10 to 13 looked on in horror as "as a man appeared brandishing a gun and appeared to shoot dead Mr. Kent, their science teacher, as he ran across a field." It was only ten minutes after the shooting that teachers revealed the whole thing to be fake.

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Britain to ban tourism without health insurance

http://theuklibertarian.com

Britain is considering BARRING anybody entering the country if they do not have healthcare insurance because they are worried about "health tourists"

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UK Govt to Demolish Castle Farmer Built and Hid Behind Stack of Straw

http://news.bbc.co.uk

A farmer who built a castle hidden behind a stack of straw bales has lost a High Court bid to save it from being demolished.

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