National rally and march to keep the Post public took place in Kingston-upon-Thames, a leafy London borough not usually associated with this type of activity. This is the first national march in Kingston since 1932. Kingston, UK, 22/01/2011
Canadian skater and world champion Kurt Browning made a special appearance at Kingston's Annual Feb Fest. Jeffrey Buttle was expected to skate for the event but hurt himself before the event. Ontario, Canada. 5th February 2012
Former Liberal leader Stéphane Dion, MP for Kingston & the Islands Ted Hsu and Professor John Smol discuss the affects of climate change to more than 200 Kingstonians at Kingston City Hall. Afterwards an open Q&A was offered to the public.
The Christmas market at the popular Kingston upon Thames shopping centre is quieter than expected on the final shopping weekend before Christmas. The fruit and vegetable traders saw steady trade as people bought supplies for the Christmas meal.
Public Safety Minister Vic Toews held a news conference in Ottawa, Ontario today at 13:00 to announce the closure of the maximum security Kingston Penitentiary. The closure is expected to take place sometime within 18-24 months.
While searching for alleged 'Don' Christopher 'Dudus' Coke in West Kingston communities, Jamaican security forces detained many residents who are currently being held and processed at the National Arena. Kingston, Jamaica. 28/05/2010
A rural community awash with health, social and economic problems. On a daily basis men, woman and children suffer or die prematurely from health conditions, which could easily be prevented or medicated. Greyton near Cape Town. 12th January 2011
In the last game of the Rugby league championship Newcastle Falcons lose there unbeaten record in a defeat to Bristol Rugby at Kingston Park. They will nowneed to regroup to face the British and Irish cup semi final next week.
Toronto Fire Service were on the scene quickly after an East Toronto car dealer at 6235 Kingston Road suffered a fire in their offices. The alarm was raised just after 11:30PM and was restricted to the former home that acted as the dealers's office.
Four NHS campaigners presented a petition to 10 Downing Street after thousands marched to Whitehall to raise the alarm regarding the biggest threats to A & E’s, maternity units and in-hospital care for a generation.
Polling stations opened for the West Belfast by-Election. There are six candidates running for the seat, left vacant after the sitting of MP Gerry Adams, resigned to run for the County Louth seat in Dail Eireann (Irish Parliament). 9th June 2011
The first night of the 21st Edition of The Malta Jazz Festival began at the historic Ta Liesse Grand Harbour. The line-up included the Nadine Axisa Band, Lionel Loueke, Monty Alexander and the Harlem Kingston Express. Valetta. 14th July 2011
An impressive Queen lookalike made her 'royal' speech at the CWU Rally in Kingston, where more than a thousand marched though Lib-Dem Minister Edward Davey's constituency against plans to privatise the Royal Mail. London, UK. 22/01//2011
Jamaican Special Operations mark the 2010 Fuerzas Comando marksmanship validation event. The exercise promotes military partnerships throughout the region. Fuerzas Comando is an annual Special Operations competition. Kingston, Jamaica, 17/06/2010.
New British romantic comedy 'Tortoise in Love' held its premiere in Leicester Square. Made on a tiny budget £180,000, funded mainly by the residents of Oxfordshire villages Kingston Bagpuize and Southmoor, it stars Tom Mitchelson and Alice Zawadzki.
Ninety-two year old John Jenkins was the first torchbearer to leave Fratton Park to cheers from waiting crowds. The torchbearers then carried the torch through Fratton to Kingston Crescent. The torch was then transported to Petersfield.
Anna Kim of Chandler of Toronto and Chad MacMillan of Kingston claimed the girls and boys titles respectively in the 54-hole event for junior golfers as part of the CN Future Links program. Sussex, Canada. 21st July 2011
A large fire broke-out at the old Co-op Funeral Service building near the River Clyde sending smoke billowing across the city. The fire began on the first and third floors of the B-listed building, which is currently empty. UK. 28th November 2011.
The 2010 edition of Rally Jamaica was held from December 3 – 5, and was won by the Jamaican team of Gary Gregg and Hugh Hutchinson driving their Ford Focus WRC, ahead of Sean Gill and Michael Cummings of Barbados. St. Catherine, Jamaica 05/12/2010
Hull Kingston Rovers win their first match of the season at home to Widnes Vikings 44-18. There were eight different try scorers for Rovers and 6 points converted by Michael Dobson. Attendance was 7247.
Campaigners gather for a rally in London's Trafalgar Square marking, United Nations International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, a demonstration called by London Guantánamo Campaign (LGC) & Kingston Peace Council / CND. London, 26th June 2011
The London Knights defeated the Kingston Frontenacs by a score of 6-5 in overtime in their Ontario Hockey League regular season game. The win extends the Knights winning streak to 21 games, four short of matching the league record of 25.
Paul Maskey of Sinn Fein topped the polls with 16,211votes (70.60%) in the West Belfast by-election. The count, which took place at the Kings Hall, Belfast, was completed by 12:45am. Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK. 10th June 2011
Hurricane Sandy tore through parts of Jamaica as a category 1 hurricane, leaving at least one person reported dead. Strong winds and heavy rainfall left debris strewn in the streets and some power lines down.
Over 200 people turned out in the pouring rain to protest the Bedroom Tax at Hull City Centre. There were speeches by local MPs and councilors against the Bedroom Tax and how it will affect the most vulnerable in society, especially the disabled.