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Manchester Labour Fundraising Dinner

Manchester Labour & Labour North West Fundraising Dinner
Thursday 14th April 2011, 7.30pm for 8.00pm meal
Venue: The Place Hotel Restaurant, Ducie Street, Manchester. M1 2TP
Join Manchester Labour and Labour North West for a fundraising dinner on Thursday 14 April with guest of honour Ed Miliband MP, leader of the Labour Party, hosted by Tony Lloyd MP, chair of Parliamentary Labour Party.
Cost: £55.00 per person or tables of twelve for £600.00. Cost includes meal and wine.
Exclusive pre dinner drink reception with Ed Miliband MP and Tony Lloyd MP is an additional £20.00 per person (This is limited in numbers, tickets will be allocated on a first come, first served basis and you must also be attending the meal).
Buy your tickets now!: Either email your requirements to labourevents@gmail.com (be sure to include a contact phone number and names and addresses of all attending) or post your cheque made payable to ‘Manchester City Labour Party’ to Ian Hyde, 38 Piccadilly Lofts, 70 Dale Street…

Manchester Labour Fundraising Dinner

Manchester Labour & Labour North West Fundraising Dinner
Thursday 14th April 2011, 7.30pm for 8.00pm meal
Venue: The Place Hotel Restaurant, Ducie Street, Manchester. M1 2TP
Join Manchester Labour and Labour North West for a fundraising dinner on Thursday 14 April with guest of honour Ed Miliband MP, leader of the Labour Party, hosted by Tony Lloyd MP, chair of Parliamentary Labour Party.
Cost: £55.00 per person or tables of twelve for £600.00. Cost includes meal and wine.
Exclusive pre dinner drink reception with Ed Miliband MP and Tony Lloyd MP is an additional £20.00 per person (This is limited in numbers, tickets will be allocated on a first come, first served basis and you must also be attending the meal).
Buy your tickets now!: Either email your requirements to labourevents@gmail.com (be sure to include a contact phone number and names and addresses of all attending) or post your cheque made payable to ‘Manchester City Labour Party’ to Ian Hyde, 38 Piccadilly Lofts, 70 Dale Street…

Manchester Labour Fundraising Dinner

Manchester Labour & Labour North West Fundraising Dinner
Thursday 14th April 2011, 7.30pm for 8.00pm meal
Venue: The Place Hotel Restaurant, Ducie Street, Manchester. M1 2TP
Join Manchester Labour and Labour North West for a fundraising dinner on Thursday 14 April with guest of honour Ed Miliband MP, leader of the Labour Party, hosted by Tony Lloyd MP, chair of Parliamentary Labour Party.
Cost: £55.00 per person or tables of twelve for £600.00. Cost includes meal and wine.
Exclusive pre dinner drink reception with Ed Miliband MP and Tony Lloyd MP is an additional £20.00 per person (This is limited in numbers, tickets will be allocated on a first come, first served basis and you must also be attending the meal).
Buy your tickets now!: Either email your requirements to labourevents@gmail.com (be sure to include a contact phone number and names and addresses of all attending) or post your cheque made payable to ‘Manchester City Labour Party’ to Ian Hyde, 38 Piccadilly Lofts, 70 Dale Street…

MOD Invests in Nano Unmanned Air Systems

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The MoD has put out a public tender notice for a contract worth up to   £20m  for the supply of up to 100 Nano unmanned air systems, to be ready by the autumn.

The expenditure has been authorised as the government announces deep cuts to the RAF and other services – a coincidence that will underline the military‘s growing reliance on robot technology. Several years ago the US defence department set itself the target of having a third of its fighting strength made up of unmanned vehicles by 2015.

The RAF is already using Predator drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), armed with Hellfire missiles and Paveway bombs, in Afghanistan. The Royal Artillery is also launching the smaller Desert Hawk spotter drones, weighting 3.5kg each, in close support of ground troops in Helmand province.

The use of tiny UAVs – co…

MOD Invests in Nano Unmanned Air Systems

Image
[caption id="attachment_456" align="alignleft" width="238" caption="Falcon 8 from Ascending Technologies"][/caption]

The MoD has put out a public tender notice for a contract worth up to   £20m  for the supply of up to 100 Nano unmanned air systems, to be ready by the autumn.

The expenditure has been authorised as the government announces deep cuts to the RAF and other services – a coincidence that will underline the military‘s growing reliance on robot technology. Several years ago the US defence department set itself the target of having a third of its fighting strength made up of unmanned vehicles by 2015.

The RAF is already using Predator drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), armed with Hellfire missiles and Paveway bombs, in Afghanistan. The Royal Artillery is also launching the smaller Desert Hawk spotter drones, weighting 3.5kg each, in close support of ground troops in Helmand province.

The use of tiny UAVs – co…

MOD Invests in Nano Unmanned Air Systems

Image
[caption id="attachment_456" align="alignleft" width="238" caption="Falcon 8 from Ascending Technologies"][/caption]

The MoD has put out a public tender notice for a contract worth up to   £20m  for the supply of up to 100 Nano unmanned air systems, to be ready by the autumn.

The expenditure has been authorised as the government announces deep cuts to the RAF and other services – a coincidence that will underline the military‘s growing reliance on robot technology. Several years ago the US defence department set itself the target of having a third of its fighting strength made up of unmanned vehicles by 2015.

The RAF is already using Predator drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), armed with Hellfire missiles and Paveway bombs, in Afghanistan. The Royal Artillery is also launching the smaller Desert Hawk spotter drones, weighting 3.5kg each, in close support of ground troops in Helmand province.

The use of tiny UAVs – co…