Human Rights



Met Police to face racism probe after secret Facebook page filled with abusive comments about Gypsies and Travellers discovered …

The Metropolitan Police is examining allegations that serving officers used a closed group on the social network to post racist comments about Gypsies and Travellers. Read the full story here …


Black students ‘refused entry to club’ in Leicester …

A doorman at a Leicester nightclub has been suspended after a group of students alleged he refused to let them in because of their race. See the full story here.


Come and meet us at the Gypsy Traveller Summer Fair …

Celebrate Gypsy Roma Traveller history month in style. Sunday 28th June 2015 12pm—6pm Located in the heart of Mile End—Mile End Park …


David Howe on stage with Mr. Brown’s Boys …

David Howe (far right) on stage with Mr. Brown’s Boys at The Haven Arms, Ealing. The band have raised over £15,000 for charity playing gigs around West London. Follow the band on Facebook here.


”No Travellers”? No more, say lawyers who fought Wetherspoon and won …

“The last bastion of acceptable racism has come crashing down. It is dead.” Read the full story here …


Times Lawyer of the week: Kieran O’Rourke …

Our very own Kieran O’Rourke is this week’s Times Lawyer of the Week!


Joanna Lumley hails Gurkhas as ‘our truest friends’ …

Joanna Lumley today hailed the Gurkhas as Britain’s truest friends as she prepared to lead celebrations marking 200 years of Gurkha service to the British Crown. Read the full story here.


BBC – Jermain Jackman: The Voice winner was barred from own party

Jermain Jackman shot to fame as winner of BBC One’s singing competition The Voice – yet despite this he was once barred from an after-party for one of his own gigs. Read the full story here.


Lawyer in the news – Martin Howe

Martin Howe is the ‘Lawyer in the news’ in the Law Society Gazette … Why is he in the news? Read the full article here.


ITV – Travellers barred from Cambridge pub awarded £10,500 compensation

A pub chain has paid £10,500 in compensation to a group of travellers who were refused entry to a bar in Cambridge. The manager of the Tivoli told three men they could not go in because they were travellers and … Continue reading




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