A man accused of stabbing an off-duty police officer 11 times after becoming “fixated” with him has admitted attempted murder.
Mon, 13 Jan, 2020
More than 450 jobs at Marks & Spencer are at risk in the UK after the retailer announced plans to close 14 stores as part of a restructuring programme.
Wed, 31 Jan, 2018
Fri, 22 Dec, 2017
Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the UK Labour Party, has attacked the wave of his MPs who have quit his top team for “indulging in internal” manoeuvring.
Tue, 28 Jun, 2016
Peter Ebdon tumbled out of the Betfred World Championship and last year's winner Stuart Bingham was in danger of joining him as the famous Crucible curse looked set to strike again.
Sat, 16 Apr, 2016
A 15-year-old girl recruited a gang of "teenage vigilantes" to lure a man to his death in the mistaken belief that he was a paedophile, a court in England has heard.
Tue, 12 Apr, 2016
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Wed, 11 Nov, 2015
Mon, 12 Oct, 2015
Stuart Bingham has revealed how a casual jibe from Irish cueman Mark Allen spurred him to become world champion.
Wed, 06 May, 2015
Stuart Bingham was last night crowned world champion, beating Shaun Murphy 18-15 in the final at the Crucible Theatre.
Tue, 05 May, 2015
Stuart Bingham was tearing up the script as he stayed on course to topple crowd favourite Judd Trump in their semi-final at the Betfred World Championship.
Fri, 01 May, 2015
Ronnie O'Sullivan shrugged off a shock Crucible defeat as his exit from the Betfred World Championship threw the title race open.
Thu, 30 Apr, 2015
A mother has admitted defrauding friends and kind-hearted strangers out of thousands of pounds by claiming that she had terminal cancer.
Tue, 21 Oct, 2014
A Tyrone man has been charged in connection with the death of an Afghan immigrant found in a shipping container in Essex last month.
Sun, 07 Sep, 2014
The GAA man who brought half of a Cork village to work in Dagenham in Britain has passed away aged 83.
Thu, 10 Jul, 2014
British prime minister David Cameron will be forced to step up his drive to claw back powers from the EU to head off a challenge to his leadership after losing votes to the anti-EU UK Independence Party, its leader Nigel Farage said.
Sat, 24 May, 2014
A jubilant Nigel Farage has insisted Ukip will be “serious players” at the British general election after the party landed major blows on the Tories and Labour in local polls there.
Fri, 23 May, 2014
Cleaners flush out gold hoard in toilets
Thu, 21 Nov, 2013
A British man tried to escape a speeding fine by blaming the offence on his grandmother who lived more than 3,000 miles away, could not drive and had never visited the UK.
Wed, 20 Nov, 2013
Live music: Depeche Mode
Thu, 14 Nov, 2013
Politician accidently flashes followers
Fri, 26 Jul, 2013
Ronnie O'Sullivan's verdict after inflicting another defeat on Ali Carter was that he was already feeling the strain of the Betfair World Championship.
Tue, 30 Apr, 2013
Ronnie O’Sullivan powered through to the quarter-finals of the Betfair World Championship tonight, but admitted he already feels worn out.
Mon, 29 Apr, 2013
Travellers made homeless after being evicted from an illegal site in the UK are set to ask senior judges to rule that they have a right to be re-homed in caravans or offered pitches.
Fri, 11 Nov, 2011
Travellers and their supporters today walked out of the UK’s largest illegal site, ending a two-day stand off against bailiffs and police.
Thu, 20 Oct, 2011
Six protesters remain chained to barricades inside the Dale Farm travellers’ site in the UK.
The multi-million pound eviction of travellers on the English Dale Farm site descended into violence today with two people Tasered and missiles thrown at police.
Wed, 19 Oct, 2011
Two protesters were Tasered and one person arrested in clashes with bailiffs and riot police when the planned eviction of the UK’s largest illegal Travellers’ site got under way today.
Supporters clashed with bailiffs and riot police at the UK’s largest illegal Travellers’ site as the planned eviction finally got under way.
FAMILIES fighting eviction from Britain’s biggest illegal Traveller site were last night manning barricades after an appeal court ruling left them at the “end of the road”.
Tue, 18 Oct, 2011
Residents of Dale Farm, the UK's largest illegal travellers' site, were today refused permission to appeal against a High Court ruling that gave Basildon Council the go-ahead to evict them.
Mon, 17 Oct, 2011
Residents of Dale Farm, the UK’s largest illegal Travellers’ site, have lost their High Court battle against eviction.
Wed, 12 Oct, 2011
Residents of Dale Farm, the UK's largest illegal travellers' site in Essex, will have to wait to learn whether they have won their High Court battle against eviction.
Wed, 05 Oct, 2011
Hundreds of people occupying the UK’s biggest illegal traveller site would move to supermarket car parks if forced to leave, a High Court judge was told today.
Fri, 30 Sep, 2011
RESIDENTS of Dale Farm were last night celebrating another reprieve that has raised their hopes that they can remain living on Britain’s biggest illegal Travellers’ site.
Tue, 27 Sep, 2011
Residents today today won a temporary reprieve in their long-running battle to stay on the UK’s biggest illegal Travellers’ site.
Mon, 26 Sep, 2011
Travellers fighting to stay on the UK’s biggest illegal site should today discover whether they have won the latest round of a legal battle.c
Residents facing the threat of eviction from the UK’s largest illegal travellers’ site have been given more breathing space over the weekend.
Fri, 23 Sep, 2011
Travellers given a reprieve from the threatened clearance of the UK's largest illegal site in Essex are celebrating today - but have warned the fight is not over yet.
Tue, 20 Sep, 2011
ELDERLY Traveller Mary Flynn lost her appeal yesterday to challenge her eviction from Britain’s biggest illegal Travellers’ site.
RESIDENTS of Britain’s biggest illegal Travellers’ site yesterday won a last-minute injunction temporarily halting moves to evict them from their homes.
A showdown between bailiffs and residents promises tense and angry scenes today as scores of families are evicted from the UK’s biggest illegal travellers’ site.
Mon, 19 Sep, 2011
TRAVELLERS living on Britain’s largest unauthorised site have said: “We’re staying put,” as they prepare for bailiffs to move in to clear the site.
Sat, 17 Sep, 2011
THE mother of a six-month-old boy with Down Syndrome has spoken of the human impact a planned mass eviction of Travellers will have.
Sat, 03 Sep, 2011
Ageing boy band Blue will represent the UK at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, it was announced today.
Sun, 30 Jan, 2011
Budget hotel chain Travelodge stepped up its expansion today with the addition of 52 hotels from pubs and restaurant group Mitchells & Butlers.
Thu, 15 Jul, 2010
Sacked workers at the shut-down Visteon car components factory in Belfast are due to end a seven-week sit-in today after winning an improved pay-off deal.
Mon, 18 May, 2009
Redundant car workers at a plant in the North will end a seven-week sit in on Monday, it was announced today.
Sat, 16 May, 2009
A Depeche Mode concert had to be scrapped at the last minute after lead singer David Gahan was taken to hospital.
Wed, 13 May, 2009
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