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  • Clevedon widow to sue North Yorkshire Council over death

    March 10, 2014 12:24 AM 3

    The widow of a charity cyclist from Somerset who died when he hit a pothole on his bike, plans to sue a council. Martyn Uzzell died on the A65 in Giggleswick, when he was thrown into a car's path after hitting the pothole. An inquest into his death heard North Yorkshire Council had missed opportunities to repair the road. A council spokeswoman said: "Our sympathies

  • Prince Edward celebrates 50th birthday

    March 9, 2014 11:39 PM 10

    A photograph of the Earl of Wessex with his wife and children has been released to mark his 50th birthday. Prince Edward, who turns 50 on Monday, was pictured with his wife the Countess of Wessex, and their children Lady Louise Windsor, 10, and James, Viscount Severn, six. The image was taken in the dining room of Bagshot Park, their home in Surrey

  • Lord Justice Fulford backed paedophile campaign, paper claims

    March 9, 2014 11:36 AM 19

    A top judge campaigned to support a paedophile group that tried to legalise sex with children, a newspaper claims. The judge told the BBC he had "no memory" of this, but had in the 1970s been involved with a civil liberties group to which PIE was affiliated. The Daily Mail has run a series of articles questioning the links between PIE and civil liberties

  • Kevin Nunn's family to ask Supreme Court for evidence retests

    March 9, 2014 11:31 AM 6

    The family of a man serving life for murdering his ex-girlfriend say they face a last-ditch attempt to prove his innocence. Kevin Nunn, 50, of Woolpit, Suffolk, is serving a minimum 22-year sentence for killing Dawn Walker in 2005. On Thursday, his lawyers will take a battle to get evidence retested to the Supreme Court. Nunn's sister Brigitte Butcher

  • Leytonstone car stabbings: Five bailed in double death probe

    March 9, 2014 10:21 AM 27

    Five people arrested over the murders of two men found fatally wounded in a car in north east London have been released on bail. Aaron Carriere, 21, and Josiah Manful, 20, were both repeatedly stabbed after their car was stopped in Montague Road, Leytonstone, last Saturday. A gang of hooded attackers surrounded the car leaving Mr Carriere with fatal

  • Prison day release rules to be tightened, minister says

    March 9, 2014 2:42 AM 14

    Day release from prison is to be scaled back following a series of serious crimes committed by offenders temporarily out of jail. Tighter rules about who is eligible for the scheme are to be introduced, the Ministry of Justice said. Prisoners will only be allowed out for a specific purpose, such as work experience, and day-release prisoners will also have to wear electronic

  • High Court judge and the child sex ring: Adviser to Queen was founder of paedophile support group to keep offenders out of jail

    March 9, 2014 1:56 AM 4

    One of Britain’s most senior judges actively campaigned to support a vile paedophile group that tried to legalise sex with children, The Mail on Sunday can reveal. Lord Justice Fulford, named last year as an adviser to the Queen, was a key backer of the notorious Paedophile Information Exchange (PIE) which police suspect of abusing children on an ‘industrial

  • Ed Miliband visits UK troops in Afghanistan

    March 8, 2014 6:23 PM 8

    8 March 2014 Last updated at 17:54 GMT A Labour government would impose stiff penalties on anyone who abused or discriminated against members of the armed forces, the party's leader has said. On a visit to Afghanistan, Ed Miliband said maintaining strong armed forces, was "an absolute commitment". But he declined to rule out future cuts to the military

  • Shenfield city trader shooting suspect detained

    March 8, 2014 6:23 PM 4

    Police investigating the shooting of a city trader at a station in Essex have arrested a 51-year-old man. Robin Clark, 44, was shot in the leg in the car park at Shenfield station on 24 January, by a gunman in a balaclava. He spent several weeks in hospital but has since returned to his job at RP Martin in London. British Transport Police says a man from Essex

  • Manchester police seize stun gun disguised as iPhone

    March 8, 2014 4:36 PM 8

    A stun gun disguised as a mobile phone has been seized from a 14-year-old boy in Manchester. Police said the weapon, which looks like a black iPhone and emits a strong electric shock, was found when the boy was searched. A knife was also seized during the search, prompted after reports four teenagers were racially abusing a bus driver in Portland Street