2001 in the United Kingdom

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2001 in the United Kingdom:
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Events from the year 2001 in the United Kingdom.

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  1. ^ "2001: Bulger killers win anonymity for life". BBC News. 8 January 2001. Archived from the original on 18 February 2009. Retrieved 2009-03-20. 
  2. ^ a b c McGuinness, Ross (16 March 2009). "Metro". pp. 30, 31. 
  3. ^ "Mandelson resigns – again". BBC News. 24 January 2001. Archived from the original on 27 January 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  4. ^ a b "Poll tracker: Interactive guide to the opinion polls". BBC News. 29 September 2009. Archived from the original on 3 August 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-07. 
  5. ^ "Lockerbie Libyan heads for freedom". BBC News. 31 January 2001. Retrieved 18 September 2010. 
  6. ^ "Foot-and-mouth scare at UK abbatoir". BBC News. 19 February 2001. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  7. ^ "At least 10 die in Selby rail crash". BBC News. 28 February 2001. Archived from the original on 8 February 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  8. ^ "BBC On This Day | 16 | 2001: Teenage woman guilty of rape". BBC News. 16 March 1988. Retrieved 2010-09-07. 
  9. ^ "BBC On This Day | 5 | 2001: Driver jailed for immigrant deaths". BBC News. 5 April 1986. Retrieved 2010-09-07. 
  10. ^ Townsend, Nick (15 April 2001). "Gunners hand the title to United". The Independent (London). Retrieved 1 October 2010. 
  11. ^ "Man Utd clinch Van Nistelrooy deal". BBC News. 23 April 2001. Archived from the original on 3 September 2010. Retrieved 1 October 2010. 
  12. ^ a b Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. pp. 650–652. ISBN 0-304-35730-8. 
  13. ^ "BBC On This Day | 5 | 2001: Sun shines on foot-and-mouth crisis". BBC News. 5 May 1980. Archived from the original on 14 September 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-07. 
  14. ^ "Owen shatters Arsenal in Cup final". BBC News. 12 May 2001. Retrieved 1 October 2010. 
  15. ^ "BBC On This Day | 15 | 2001: UK supermarkets slash price of drugs". BBC News. 15 May 1957. Retrieved 2010-09-07. 
  16. ^ "Prescott punches protester". BBC News. 16 May 2001. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  17. ^ "2001: Royal aide on trial for murder". BBC News. 23 April 2001. Archived from the original on 28 April 2009. Retrieved 2009-03-20. 
  18. ^ "Champagne on ice". BBC News. 17 May 2001. Retrieved 1 October 2010. 
  19. ^ "Cardiff Bay Barrage". Cardiff Harbour Authority. 2010. Retrieved 2011-01-25. 
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  21. ^ "Sir Edward Heath to stand down". BBC News. 24 October 2000. Retrieved 23 December 2010. 
  22. ^ "2001: Catholic leader Cardinal Winning dies". BBC News. 17 June 2001. Retrieved 2009-03-20. 
  23. ^ "BBC On This Day | 22 | 2001: Bulger killers to be released". BBC News. 22 June 1941. Retrieved 2010-09-07. 
  24. ^ "Race violence erupts in Burnley". BBC News. 25 June 2001. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  25. ^ "2001: Diana fountain given go-ahead". BBC News. 29 June 2001. Archived from the original on 10 February 2009. Retrieved 2009-03-20. 
  26. ^ "Dando killer jailed for life". BBC News. 2 July 2001. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  27. ^ "Two stabbed in Bradford race riots". BBC News. 7 July 2001. Archived from the original on 3 February 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  28. ^ "Veron seals £28.1m Man Utd move". BBC News. 12 July 2001. Archived from the original on 21 August 2010. Retrieved 1 October 2010. 
  29. ^ "Rebel MPs defeat the government". BBC News. 16 July 2001. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  30. ^ "Inquiry into triple killer's past". BBC News (BBC). 18 July 2001. Retrieved 12 May 2012. 
  31. ^ "UK | Violence after police shooting demo". BBC News. 21 July 2001. Retrieved 2010-09-07. 
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  33. ^ "2001: NHS buys private hospital". BBC News. 7 August 2001. Archived from the original on 12 February 2009. Retrieved 2009-03-20. 
  34. ^ "2001: Hamiltons condemn 'sex assault' arrest". BBC News. 10 August 2001. Archived from the original on 18 February 2009. Retrieved 2009-03-20. 
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  36. ^ "Diana butler charged with theft". BBC News. 16 August 2001. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  37. ^ a b c Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  38. ^ Arthur, Charles (7 September 2001). "Pupils jump to it in quake experiment". The Independent (London). Retrieved 2008-03-04. 
  39. ^ "Duncan Smith is new Tory leader". BBC News. 13 September 2001. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  40. ^ "Tilting bridge opens eye to the world". BBC News. 17 September 2001. Archived from the original on 7 August 2010. Retrieved 2010-07-07. 
  41. ^ Price, Richard. "Teenager 'killed by vicious knife gang'". Daily Mail (London). Retrieved 6 February 2010. 
  42. ^ Malam, Colin (6 October 2001). "Brilliant Beckham averts Greek tragedy". The Daily Telegraph (London). Retrieved 1 October 2010. 
  43. ^ "US launches air strikes against Taleban". BBC News. 7 October 2001. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  44. ^ "IRA begins decommissioning weapons". BBC News. 23 October 2001. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  45. ^ "Greece holds plane-spotting 'spies'". BBC News. 12 November 2001. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  46. ^ Chowdhury, Saj (24 November 2001). "Kangaroos seal Ashes triumph". BBC Sport. Retrieved 30 December 2013. 
  47. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Literature 2001". Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  48. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2001". Retrieved 2008-02-13. 
  49. ^ "2001: 30,000 postal jobs 'to be cut'". BBC News. 11 December 2001. Archived from the original on 18 February 2009. Retrieved 2009-03-20. 
  50. ^ "Americas | Tributes flood in for murdered journalist". BBC News. 15 December 2001. Retrieved 2010-09-07. 
  51. ^ "2001: Terror alert as police seize cargo ship". BBC News. 21 December 2001. Retrieved 2009-03-20. 
  52. ^ "The Cornish Chough". Cornwall Council. Retrieved 2012-06-07. 
  53. ^ Mulholland, Hélène (30 August 2011). "Home ownership 'to fall to mid-80s levels'". The Guardian. Retrieved 2011-08-30. 

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