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Boris Johnson says bridge between Northern Ireland and Scotland would be 'very good'

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Boris Johnson says bridge between Northern Ireland and Scotland would be 'very good'

Boris Johnson says bridge between Northern Ireland and Scotland would be 'very good'

Boris Johnson has said a bridge between Northern Ireland and Scotland would be “very good” – estimating the project would cost around £15 billion.

The Prime Minister revealed his thoughts on the ambitious proposal as he spoke to schoolchildren playing with a model container ship onboard lighthouse tender NLV Pharos on the Thames.

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Boris Johnson Boris Johnson Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

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Northern Ireland Northern Ireland Part of the United Kingdom situated in the north-east of the island of Ireland, created 1921

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North Ireland leader John Hume passes away [Video]

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Tributes are being paid to the Nobel prize winner, and leading player in the Northern Ireland peace process.

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Scotland Scotland Country in Northwest Europe, part of the United Kingdom

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Nicola Sturgeon on Aberdeen lockdown [Video]

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Sturgeon congratulates students on their SQA results today [Video]

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River Thames River Thames River in southern England

Arts venues illuminated red to represent plight of creative industries [Video]

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Uber teams with Thames Clippers for boat service [Video]

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Uber has joined up with Thames Clippers for the launch of its new service UberBoat. The service, which commences in London on Monday, will allow users topurchase tickets for Thames Clippers boats in advance through the Uber app andthen use QR technology to board. The payment will be processed using Uberaccount details. Passengers will be able to use the service across a fleet of20 boats on the River Thames, with departures from 23 piers across London.

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Hammersmith Shark: A Shark is rumoured to be in the Thames [Video]

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