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August 14, 2018 4:31 PM Shop refused permission to sell alcohol after owner 'misled' committee

But members of the licensing committee felt Mr Khan had not been honest with them about his connections with the former owner of the shop. Cllr Madeline Murray, chairman of the panel, told the meeting: “The application for a premises licence has been refused on the grounds the committee is not confident the applicant would promote any of the four licensing 6

August 12, 2018 2:31 PM Greece holiday WARNING: Nine Britons in hospital as booze found laced with METHANOL

BRITISH tourists in Greece have been hospitalised by toxic alcohol laced with methanol. Nine holidaymakers were struck down on the island of Zante after downing the moonshine in what one victim said could have cost him his life. The cocktails are thought to contain methanol, a cheap, toxic solvent added to make alcohol go further. Victims reported losing 8

August 9, 2018 4:06 AM Father died at Brighton home after lethal mix of heroin and other drugs

While out he had taken heroin and methadone – which is often used as a substitute for the former – an inquest heard yesterday. Mr Gunn had missed numerous calls from his fiancee Sonia Rice, whose car he had borrowed to go to see the acquaintance, Brighton Coroner’s Court was told. He came back the next day and had argued with his partner about why he had not returned 7

August 7, 2018 12:50 PM Pornstar Martini Trees are coming to these Essex bars

And now Slug and Lettuce has branched out into selling a whole tree of them. Pornstar Martini Trees will be on sale at all Slug and Lettuce bars from August 15 as part of the new menu. It includes nine Pornstar Martini cocktails along side nine shots of Prosecco for £41.95. It follows the bar chain selling a giant Pornstar Martini which included a full bottle 8

August 7, 2018 6:01 AM Dangerous motorcycling on the motorway and other cases before Swindon courts

COURT: Magistrates banned a man from the roads for a year and instructed him to do 100 hours of unpaid work after he rode his Kawasaki Ninja motorcycle dangerously on the M4. Milan Gurung, 28, of Frobisher Drive, pleaded guilty to the charge when he appeared in the dock at Swindon. The bench ordered him to pay a total of £170 towards victim services 8

August 7, 2018 1:10 AM Does football really trigger domestic violence?

Researchers say that the link between the game and domestic violence has not been based on reliable data and should be discounted. Researchers have looked at claims that Old Firm and England World Cup matches spark an increase in domestic violence. But they concluded the perceived links lacked reliable data and failed to recognise abuse as a pattern 3

August 3, 2018 9:57 PM Richard Lewis celebrates ‘miracle’ of being 24 years sober

Curb Your Enthusiasm star Richard Lewis has said it is “a miracle” he is alive as he prepares to celebrate 24 years of sobriety. The actor, 71, is also famous for starring in Leaving Las Vegas, 7th Heaven and Robin Hood: Men In Tights. He shared an old black and white photograph of himself on Twitter and wrote: “If I make it to midnight, Aug 4th, I’m sober 10

August 2, 2018 2:24 PM BRILLIANT moment female jr cop takes down machete-wielding robbers with her bare hands

THIS is the brave moment a student police officer helped foil an armed robbery after tackling a member of a masked gang during a botched break-in attempt. Dramatic CCTV footage captured PC Dell Owen apprehending Kyle Bayliss, 31, before she wrestled him to the ground and administered debilitating pava spray. A short time later, PC Ben Hawley confronted 10

July 30, 2018 4:00 AM Male died after being in police custody, watchdog reveals

ONE person died after being in North Yorkshire Police custody in the last year, while there were two apparent suicides following custody, a report has revealed. The police watchdog, the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC), this week released a report which showed in the financial year 2017/18, there were a total of 283 deaths following police 8

July 25, 2018 2:36 PM Former fireman gets second drink drive driving ban

A FORMER firefighter will not drive again until he can prove he doesn't have an alcohol problem after he was caught drink driving for the second time in four years, York Magistrates Court heard. Jaguar driver Graeme Melvyn Willis, 54, was nearly three times the drink drive limit at 5.05pm on March 30 when police found him in his car on the grass verge 7