UK Column News - 7th December 2016

Brian Gerrish and Mike Robinson are joined by Alex Thomson for today's news programme, including:
START     Crown employees required to lie in court by Investigatory Powers Act
08:20       Political prisoner Melanie Shaw describes her treatment in prison ...
13:20       ... but the Justice Select Committee doesn't want to know
26:10       As Aleppo is liberated, the attention moves to Deir Ezzor and Idlib
28:30       Turkey threatens to export 3000 refugees to Greece every day
37:00       NATO foreign ministers meeting moves the focus to Ukraine while Baltic states and Poland begin to question involvement with NATO
43:10       Sergeant Blackman to be released on bail
45:15       Alcoholic euthanised in the Netherlands
48:40       A study of corruption in Britain, France and Italy
If you would like to send Melanie Shaw a Christmas Card, you can do so at this address:
Melanie Shaw
HMP Foston Hall
Uttoxeter Road
DE65 5DN