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April 17, 2018 4:07 AM Barred pub mooner accused of landlord's manslaughter

A PUB regular who was barred after "mooning" at the landlady has gone on trial accused of manslaughter after getting into fight with her partner. Colin Moore, the 21-stone landlord of the Bradford Arms in Farnworth, collapsed and died from a heart attack after an altercation with Craig Birtwistle. A jury at Manchester Crown Court heard how 37-year-old 7

April 17, 2018 4:04 AM Drivers on ketamine, speeding, or with no insurance appear before the courts

COURT: Tristan Tanner, 19, of Mill Lane in Lambourn has been disqualified from driving for 14 months after pleading guilty to a drug-driving charge. Tanner drove his car on the M4 with 25 micrograms of ketamine in his blood on August 22. For this, he has also been fined £184 and must pay £85 in costs plus £30 to victim services. COURT: Rodolfo Batista 6

April 16, 2018 10:34 AM Bakers urged to make cupcakes for Alzheimer’s Society

BAKING fans are being invited to take part in the Alzheimer’s Society’s Cupcake Day. Whether you are a baking novice or a seasoned pro, people are asked to unite against dementia with family, friends and colleagues by baking or buying cupcakes to raise funds. Now in its third year, Cupcake Day raised £1m in 2017 and in the past has been supported by celebrities 1

April 16, 2018 10:01 AM Woman admits £21,000 benefit fraud

A WOMAN who wrongly received more than £21,000 in benefits after failing to notify the DWP about a change in her living arrangements must carry out 150 hours of unpaid work as punishment. Donna Baker, 52, of Thornhill in Royal Wootton Bassett, pleaded guilty to not notifying the department of this change in Cricklade between January 24 2014 and May 9 2017 - 170 weeks 1

April 16, 2018 4:10 AM REVEALED: The top 10 towns for house price growth

The average home in Britain has piled £44 per day onto its value since the start of 2018, analysis by a website has found. In total, Britain's property market is now worth an estimated £8.3 trillion - having increased by £114 billion during the first quarter of this year, Zoopla found. The total rise equates to an increase in value of £3,917 for the average

April 14, 2018 7:00 AM Stars of 2 billion view YouTube video head to Llandudno for Little Baby Bum show

The magical and colourful world of online sensation Little Baby Bum, whose Wheels on the Bus video has received 2 billion views, will come to life in Venue Cymru. Join Mia, Jacus, Twinkle and their nursery rhyme friends, stars of the world’s largest educational YouTube channel for their brand new live show featuring both traditional nursery rhymes and their 13

April 13, 2018 3:06 PM Nearly 500 migrants rescued from central Mediterranean

The Italian coastguard says three separate operations saw hundreds of people rescued from inflatable boats. The migrants were rescued in three separate operations on the sea the crossing between Libya and Italy. Considered the deadliest crossing in the world, the stretch of water has become a route for hundreds of thousands of people attempting to reach 8

April 13, 2018 6:51 AM Cardi B bumps to her own track in sexy black dress as she prepares to make Coachella debut pregnant

The last B who got pregnant ahead of Coachella postponed her set for an entire year. But that certainly doesn't seem to be Cardi B's plan, who showed off some dance moves on Thursday, baby bump and all. The rapper posted a clip of herself grinding away to one of her own tunes — and likely one she'll unleash this weekend — Drip. 'CAME THRU DRIPPIN,' she roared

April 13, 2018 3:21 AM Meek Mill talks prison sentence with NBC's Lester Holt

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Rapper Meek Mill says he always thought ten years of probation would bring him back to prison. Mill spoke to news anchor Lester Holt from a Pennsylvania prison in a phone interview that aired Thursday on "NBC Nightly News." The Philadelphia-born rapper, whose real name is Robert Rihmeek Williams, is fighting for release while appealing 1

April 12, 2018 1:13 AM LA prosecutors consider Kevin Spacey sex assault charge

The Oscar-winning actor may face prosecution in California over allegations of sexual assault against a man in 1992. There are three active investigations into the actor in London, but prosecutors in Los Angeles may also be prepared to press charges. Spacey is alleged to have attacked a man in West Hollywood in October 1992. Prosecutors from LA District 6