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On Gov.UK and @cbeaune:

The UK’s position on fishing licences “remains unchanged”, arguing that it is in line with the terms of the pact.

Frost, the Brexit minister, is now due to conduct talks in Paris with Beaune, on Thursday

#Brexit #Fishing #EU

Mr Beaune stated.

"France would hold off on its threat of retaliatory measures after receiving signals from the “British authorities that will speed up talks”.

@FatsoCatso @timmyvoe @JeanMiSALMON @TimDekker18

No new #fishing licences were granted on the 1st and 2nd November.

No new #fishing licences will be issued before Friday at best.
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Good Law Project is now able to reveal the names of four more companies awarded contracts through the VIP lane: #Clandeboye Agencies, P14 Medical, #Luxe Lifestyle and #Meller Designs
P14 Medical, run by a #Tory councillor and donor, was awarded £276m in #PPE contracts.
#Meller Designs, run by David Meller a large #Tory donor and trustee of the rightwing lobby group Policy #Exchange, was given more than £160m in #PPE contracts.
#Luxe Lifestyle was awarded a £26m contract despite appearing to be #insolvent and without any #employees.
#Clandeboye Agencies whose registered trade on Companies House is “wholesale of sugar, chocolate and sugar confectionery”
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Brilliant freelance📷documentary photographer @andyaitchison has for years shone a light on prisons and immigration detention centres.

Yesterday police arrested Andy, held him for 5 hrs, seized his mobile phone & camera's memory card.

Crime? Doing his job. 1/
Andy's arrest comes the day after authoritarian minister for Equalities (yes, Equalities) @KemiBadenoch smeared brilliant journo Nadine White @Nadine_Writes , exposing White to predictable trolling and abuse. 2/

Liz Truss @trussliz played the same dirty trick on @Halima_Begum CEO @RunnymedeTrust, using inflammatory language *in Parliament* that she must have known would expose Begum to trolling, abuse & threats of harm. 3/

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Revealed: The links between #Tory MPs and the people profiting from #NHS privatisation
Rich privateers with their eyes on our National Health Service donate to #Conservative MPs.

The Register of Members’ Financial Interests 2019-21
The Register reveals that many #Tory MPs have direct investments in firms profiting from private healthcare. Others have received donations The consequences are clear The govt used its massive majority in Parliament to vote against protecting the #NHS in international trade deals
. Former Tory PM, John Major, who introduced private finance initiatives, said that under Boris #Johnson and Michael #Gove: “The NHS is about as safe … as a pet hamster would be with a hungry python.”
What is the N.H.S?
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