UK Column News - 4th July 2018

Brian Gerrish and Mike Robinson with today's news update from the UK Column.

START – Novichok 2.0: ‘unknown substance’ leaves pair critically ill in hospital
Major incident declared four days after the event…
Scene of incident: Amesbury, Wiltshire…even closer to Porton Down than Skripal
05:30 – Vote Leave: website hasn’t changed since 2016 EU referendum
Electoral Commission investigation into Vote Leave donation made to another group
Investigation being used as an excuse to make the EU referendum null and void
Book recommendation: The EU: A Corporatist Racket by David Barnby
09:20 – Plymouth MP claims ‘blackmail and bullying’ over defence spending
Johnny Mercer: ‘Frankly, at times I have been embarrassed...’
Mercer is ill informed, lacking common sense ideas
13:04 – DEFRA – a blueprint for a sustainable and profitable fishing industry
EU policy has destroyed Britain’s fishing industry: Brexit without the exit
17:18 – BBC’s orchestrated Leveson policy 24 June 2018
‘Law needs updating to cope with the growth in social media’
Leveson to hear Tommy Robinson’s appeal on 10 July 2018…?
If true, Lord Leveson’s official position as head of criminal law is untenable
Leveson: ‘independent’ judge, political press censor appointee and Common Purpose
YouTube: dangerous extremism undermining free speech
28:02 – Trump propaganda being ramped up to the extreme...but Obama was worse
Children in US courts propaganda – who is Now This…?
Now This is owned by Discovery Channel…it is not independent
Focussing on Trump completely avoids dealing with the problem
32:11 – BBC: putting death on the school timetable
The Times Alice Thomson: we need to talk about assisted dying
Who is creating these dark, sick policies…?
35:27 – Sheffield tree felling: secret £2.2 billion contract – 20,000 trees to be felled
DevonLive: outcry as towering trees cut down across Exeter
Legitimate safety work or preparation for 5G…?
Suddenly everyone is talking tree management…