We Can't Take Risks With Britain's Defence - Our Armed Forces Deserve Better Than This

Vernon Coaker | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics
Vernon Coaker

Labour is proud of our armed forces and we support the principle of integrating the reserves to play a larger role. But we're clear that reductions to the regular Army must only take place at a pace that allows adequate uplift in the reserves to meet the shortfall. Otherwise we are taking risks with our country's defence and security. And that's not an option.

Volunteers Stories: Madagascar Marine Conservation and Diving

Frontier | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

The PADI course is stretched over four days. Where the first day is really easy which just involves watching the PADI open water video. It may not be the most exciting thing but it help give an idea of what the open water course entails.

Plenty More Fish in the Sea: What is Being Done to Ensure Marine Sustainability?

Frontier | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK

The Mafia Island Marine Park is the first of its kind in the world. Set up as collaboration between Frontier and the WFF, it is recognised as the firs...

WATCH: Students Fake GPS Signal And Hijack £50m Superyacht

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Students at the University of Texas' Cockrell School of Engineering hijacked an $80m superyacht by using fake signals to gain control of the vessel's ...

Why Might These Photos Be A Thing Of The Past?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK

These photos may be your last chance to glimpse sharks, dolphins and turtles in their natural habitat as so many of these magnificent marine animals a...

Fuel To Be Pumped From Stricken Cargo Ship

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.06.2012 | UK

Attempts are underway to remove more than 40,000 litres of fuel from a stricken cargo ship which ran aground in rough seas, sparking the rescue of sev...

Graphic Video Shows Sea Lions Trapped In Plastic Prison

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 14.02.2012 | UK

These graphic images of sea lions shackled in human debris is a shocking reminder of the importance of respecting marine life and disposing of rubbish...