Latest Belmarsh Stories

2009-08-13 10:15:00

London's oldest timber structure has been unearthed by archaeologists from Archaeology South-East (part of the Institute of Archaeology at UCL). It was found during the excavation of a prehistoric peat bog adjacent to Belmarsh Prison in Plumstead, Greenwich, in advance of the construction of a new prison building.

2006-09-04 07:56:09

LONDON (Reuters) - Eight British Muslims were remanded in custody on Monday after appearing in court in connection with a suspected plot to blow up transatlantic airliners.

2005-08-08 08:26:20

LONDON (Reuters) - A British court on Monday remanded in custody a suspected Islamist radical arrested on a U.S. extradition warrant which accuses him of trying to set up a militant training camp in the state of Oregon.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.