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Parents of sick baby Charlie Gard set for appeal

Tuesday  01:20,   23 may 2017
Sky News

The parents of sick baby Charlie Gard are preparing to stage the latest legal battle to take their son to the US for treatment. Chris Gard, 32, and Connie Yates, 31, were left devastated after High Court judges ruled that doctors can withdraw life[...]

Ian Brady's Will Saw Moors Murderer 'Ask For Ashes To Be Scattered In River Clyde'

Saturday  14:30,   20 may 2017
Huffington Post UK

Moors Murderer Ian Brady reportedly asked in his will for his cremated ashes to be scattered in Glasgow’s River Clyde and for money raised from publishing his memoirs to go to charity. The 79-year-old child killer died on Monday after spending more[...]

Ukip suspends candidate after tweets prompt claims of racism

Saturday  14:30,   20 may 2017
Press Association

Paddy Singh was standing for the party in North Wiltshire.Paddy Singh will continue to be listed as Ukip candidate on the ballot paper for North Wiltshire in the June 8 election, but the party is withdrawing its endorsement of[...]

Ukip suspends candidate after tweets prompt claims of racism

Saturday  14:30,   20 may 2017
Press Association

Paddy Singh was standing for the party in North Wiltshire.Paddy Singh will continue to be listed as Ukip candidate on the ballot paper for North Wiltshire in the June 8 election, but the party is withdrawing its endorsement of[...]

Ian Brady's Will Saw Moors Murderer 'Ask For Ashes To Be Scattered In River Clyde'

Saturday  14:30,   20 may 2017
Huffington Post UK

Moors Murderer Ian Brady reportedly asked in his will for his cremated ashes to be scattered in Glasgow’s River Clyde and for money raised from publishing his memoirs to go to charity. The 79-year-old child killer died on Monday after spending more[...]

Jeremy Corbyn Could Beat Theresa May If Only Under-50s Voted, Pollster Says

Friday  19:20,   19 may 2017
Huffington Post UK

Jeremy Corbyn Could Beat Theresa May If Only Under-50s Voted, Pollster SaysThe latest poll of polls puts Labour on 31%, 16 points behind the Tories who could win around 390 seats on June[...]

Swedish prosecutor drops investigation into WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

Friday  12:52,   19 may 2017
Press Association

Mr Assange has been living inside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London for almost five years.The dramatic announcement came ahead of a press conference by the DPP, Marianne Ny, into the long running[...]

Labour candidate Emily Owen hits out at ‘disgusting’ sexism

Monday  18:10,   15 may 2017
Press Association

Miss Owen is seeking election in Aberconwy.Video: Labour manifesto leak: What are Corbyn's plans? (Sky[...]

NHS trusts told about security patch last month

Monday  15:50,   15 may 2017
Sky News

NHS England hospital trusts were sent details of a security patch last month that would have prevented Friday's malware attack.NHS Digital has confirmed to Sky News that the patch was made available on its cyber portal on 25 April, and a link[...]

Distraught husband of Benidorm fall Scot Kirsty Maxwell demands answers from five men last to see her

Saturday  13:35,   13 may 2017
MSN

Distraught husband of Benidorm fall Scot Kirsty Maxwell demands answers from five men last to see herGrieving Adam Maxwell has gone public for the first time since his wife plunged 100ft from a Benidorm apartment balcony on a hen-do two weeks[...]

Drought concerns downplayed by Environment Agency despite dry April

Tuesday  16:45,   09 may 2017
Press Association

The dry spell is not expected to last, with some rain expected to fall later this week. Met Office forecaster Emma Sharples said: “We have had dry weather so far this week, but it does look as though a change in wind direction (will arrive) in the[...]

Drought concerns downplayed by Environment Agency despite dry April

Tuesday  16:45,   09 may 2017
Press Association

The dry spell is not expected to last, with some rain expected to fall later this week. Met Office forecaster Emma Sharples said: “We have had dry weather so far this week, but it does look as though a change in wind direction (will arrive) in the[...]

Marine A reveals he told wife she could walk away

Tuesday  15:30,   09 may 2017
Sky News

Sergeant Alexander Blackman has revealed he told his wife she could leave him after he was charged with murdering an Afghan insurgent. Sgt Blackman - who became known as Marine A - said it was a "really good feeling" to have his freedom back after[...]

House swallowed by ivy in prime London location up for auction

Tuesday  11:20,   09 may 2017
Press Association

Only the front door and downstairs window are visible from the street.The three-bedroom end of terrace property on Ruthin Road, Blackheath in south London – which comes with a £450,000 guide price – will go under the hammer on[...]

House swallowed by ivy in prime London location up for auction

Tuesday  11:20,   09 may 2017
Press Association

Only the front door and downstairs window are visible from the street.The three-bedroom end of terrace property on Ruthin Road, Blackheath in south London – which comes with a £450,000 guide price – will go under the hammer on[...]