We need to build up our own manufacturing base again, and not be so reliant on Europe pulling our strings and holding us to ransom
I was so hurt by that - holding us to ransom
so obviously and using her children to obtain money.
It is more like a World Health Service and today the French are holding us to ransom
if we do not take more of these migrants from Calais.
One final year English language student said: "They're not taking it out on the people making the changes, instead they're holding us to ransom
"I feel like the reason they've done this now is to have such a massive impact, but they're not taking it out on the people making the changes, instead they're holding us to ransom
, making it our problem, when we're the ones who have turned up to lectures all year, we're the ones paying PS27,000 for our education."
He's not trying to nick out of a contract or holding us to ransom
, he's just exploring what's out there which I think is right for him and his family.
There are no ifs or buts - fuel companies are holding us to ransom
We were told years ago that the unions were holding us to ransom
. What do you think the ConDems are doing now?
He said: "There is a difference between holding us to account and holding us to ransom
."I'm confident now the Lib Dems and Tories can be seen as one.
"I think it's so unjust that they think they can get away with it - they're holding us to ransom
." But a Monarch spokesman said all its flights were non-refundable and name and date changes would incur an administration charge.
It's an absolute disgrace - a utility company holding us to ransom
when we're trying to save lives and protect property.
Opec ministers were meeting in Beirut to discuss proposals to step up production to cut prices and ease fears of a worldwide crisis.: COMMENT: SEE Page 10: HOLDING US TO RANSOM
:Spiralling fuel prices are a menace to us all but it does not mean we should support fuel protests.
We are now in a position where the firemen are holding us to ransom
and the Government is trying to blackmail them into surrender.
"Our Government is holding us to ransom
, using delaying tactics to stop us getting legal funding and parity," said Julie Hambleton, who leads the Justice4the21 campaign and lost her 18-year-old sister Maxine in the blasts.
She was rumoured to be livid after Kimberley Walsh hit out at her in her book A Whole Lot of History, revealing: "The rest of us had felt she was holding us to ransom
and, with the constant whispers of Nadine's imminent solo deal, we felt as if she was calling the shots and that the band's future was in her hands."