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Teen critical after fight outside boxing venue

Sunday  16:20,   15 october 2017
Sky News

A teenager is in a critical condition after a fight broke out outside a boxing venue. Police said there was a "large-scale disorder" outside the event at Walsall Town Hall in the West Midlands on Saturday night, which left the 19-year-old fighting[...]

Moors Murderer Ian Brady's Body To Be Disposed Of With 'No Music And No Ceremony'

Friday  13:31,   13 october 2017
Huffington Post UK

Moors Murderer Ian Brady’s body must be disposed of with “no music and no ceremony”, a judge at the High Court in London has ruled. The order was made in London on Friday by the Chancellor of the High Court Sir Geoffrey Vos.Brady, who used the name[...]

Teen girl suffers three sexual assaults in hour

Friday  13:10,   13 october 2017
Sky News

A teenage girl is believed to have been sexually assaulted on three separate occasions as she walked home from a night out in London. Police say the 17-year-old was repeatedly attacked over the course of an hour after she became separated from[...]

Lord Lawson calls for PM to sack Hammond

Friday  12:25,   13 october 2017
Sky News

Former Conservative chancellor Lord Lawson has told Sky News he thinks the Prime Minister should remove Philip Hammond from his post at the next reshuffle. The Vote Leave chairman and major figure from the Thatcher government said he thought Philip [...]

Hostile Tory rebels delay flagship Brexit bill

Thursday  22:50,   12 october 2017
Sky News

No 10 has been forced to delay its flagship Brexit bill after Conservative rebels backed a series of hostile amendments. Ministers had planned to push the EU Withdrawal Bill, which has passed its second reading in the House of Commons, through to[...]

Royal Mail wins injunction preventing postal workers’ 48-hour strike

Thursday  19:15,   12 october 2017
Press Association

Members of the Communication Workers Union were set to walk out from October 19.Members of the Communication Workers Union (CWU) were set to walk out from October 19 after voting massively in favour of industrial action in a long-running[...]

Corbyn tells May to quit: 'If she can't lead, she must leave'

Wednesday  17:35,   11 october 2017
MSN

Jeremy Corbyn has accused Theresa May of leading a "government in chaos" and called on the prime minister to stand down. Jeremy Corbyn has accused Theresa May of leading a "government in chaos" and called on the prime minister to[...]

Cargo ship that ran aground off Kent coast narrowly missed Gormley statue

Monday  05:00,   09 october 2017
Press Association

The Islay Trader became stuck in front of the Turner Contemporary gallery in Margate in the early hours of Sunday.The Islay Trader, a Bermudan-flagged ship with a load of broken glass, became stuck in the early hours of Sunday next to the statue in[...]

Cargo ship that ran aground off Kent coast narrowly missed Gormley statue

Monday  05:00,   09 october 2017
Press Association

The Islay Trader became stuck in front of the Turner Contemporary gallery in Margate in the early hours of Sunday.The Islay Trader, a Bermudan-flagged ship with a load of broken glass, became stuck in the early hours of Sunday next to the statue in[...]

Cargo ship that ran aground off Kent coast narrowly missed Gormley statue

Monday  05:00,   09 october 2017
Press Association

The Islay Trader became stuck in front of the Turner Contemporary gallery in Margate in the early hours of Sunday.The Islay Trader, a Bermudan-flagged ship with a load of broken glass, became stuck in the early hours of Sunday next to the statue in[...]

Atol-protected Monarch passengers should get refunds within 28 days of claim

Sunday  16:55,   08 october 2017
Press Association

More than 60% of the 110,000 Monarch passengers who were abroad when the airline went bust are now back in the UK. The remaining passengers are expected to be flown home by October 15 as part of the country’s biggest peacetime[...]

Atol-protected Monarch passengers should get refunds within 28 days of claim

Sunday  16:55,   08 october 2017
Press Association

More than 60% of the 110,000 Monarch passengers who were abroad when the airline went bust are now back in the UK. The remaining passengers are expected to be flown home by October 15 as part of the country’s biggest peacetime[...]

Atol-protected Monarch passengers should get refunds within 28 days of claim

Sunday  16:55,   08 october 2017
Press Association

More than 60% of the 110,000 Monarch passengers who were abroad when the airline went bust are now back in the UK. The remaining passengers are expected to be flown home by October 15 as part of the country’s biggest peacetime[...]

Man caught up in UAE counterfeit banknote case happy to be home

Friday  12:30,   06 october 2017
Press Association

William Barclay, from Edinburgh, was told he could have faced up to a year in jail.William Barclay, known as Billy, was stopped on his return to Dubai International Airport in September after an incident in 2016 when he tried to exchange money at[...]

Man caught up in UAE counterfeit banknote case happy to be home

Friday  12:30,   06 october 2017
Press Association

William Barclay, from Edinburgh, was told he could have faced up to a year in jail.William Barclay, known as Billy, was stopped on his return to Dubai International Airport in September after an incident in 2016 when he tried to exchange money at[...]