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April 13, 2018 4:07 AM Drunk shoplifter stole clothes from Marks & Spencer

A SHOPLIFTER has been given a £50 fine for stealing meat and clothes from Marks and Spencer. Mark Bailey, 45, of Bath Road in Old Town entered the supermarket with an accomplice on March 15 and stole meat worth £91.67, then the pair returned the next day and stole £163 of clothes. Bailey pleaded guilty to both theft charges at Swindon Magistrates Court 1

April 10, 2018 4:02 PM Hundreds attend funeral of family-less war veteran

HUNDREDS of people attended a funeral for an RAF veteran who died with no living relatives after an appeal went viral. SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, asked people if they could attend the funeral of Leonard King, 94. Michele Turner-Everett, the divisional secretary of Southend and Rochford SSAFA, said: “It is incredibly sad when a veteran dies with no friends 7

April 10, 2018 8:06 AM Charity appeal for help to give Southend veteran the send off he deserves

A charity which supports those in the armed forces is appealing to the community for help. SSAFA - the Armed Forces charity, formerly known as Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association - took to Facebook to ask people in Southend and the surrounding areas if they can give up some time to attend the funeral of a veteran with no friends or family 11

April 9, 2018 7:56 PM Brutal street fight breaks out between Barcelona football fans and gypsy gangs as they do battle with giant wooden POLES in shocking footage

Three people have been left injured after a violent brawl broke out on the outskirts of Barcelona. The street fight took place in the Catalan borough of Cornella de Llobregat in north-eastern Spain and was captured on film. Local authorities were called to attend the scene, but when they arrived there was nobody there. According to local media, the brawl 5

April 9, 2018 5:31 PM Trump threatens Syria strike, cancels summit travel

WASHINGTON (AP) - After threatening a military strike against Syria, President Donald Trump on Tuesday cancelled plans to travel to South America later this week, choosing to stay in the United States to manage the response to an apparent chemical weapons attack. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Tuesday that Trump will not attend the 8th Summit

April 9, 2018 5:06 PM Macron: France to stand by Baltic countries on security

PARIS (AP) - French President Emmanuel Macron says France is standing by the Baltic countries on security and defense issues. The presidents of Lithuania, Estonia and Latvia were in Paris on Monday, when they stressed their commitment to NATO amid tensions between the West and Russia. Macron told the Baltic leaders: "This choice of Europe you made is all the more important

April 3, 2018 5:03 PM Swindon Eco Fest to be held on World Earth Day

THE Swindon Eco Fest is coming to Savernake Street Social Hall on World Earth Day, Sunday April 22, from 11am to 5pm. The festival is free to attend and will feature a variety of talks, stalls, arts and crafts, storytelling sessions, and an eco-raffle all about celebrating wellbeing and nature. Artists from the Stratton Art Group will display artwork 21

April 3, 2018 6:00 AM RAFA boost for access to Eden Camp Museum

WHEELCHAIR users visiting Eden Camp near Malton will now find the museum more accessible, thanks to the Ryedale branch of the Royal Air Force Association (RAFA). Members of the RAFA group visited Eden Camp last week to present the museum with a new wheelchair. Nick Hill, museum manager, said: “We have an excellent relationship with the Ryedale branch 12

March 31, 2018 11:59 AM 'The word organisation is missing from their vocabulary': Parents furious as an Easter egg hunt that promised 15,000 treats runs out of chocolate in just 15 minutes

Parents are not impressed after their kids left empty handed at this years Easter egg hunt at the Grounds of Alexandria in Sydney's inner west. The business held a Cadbury Easter egg hunt on Saturday morning for kids to scoop a handful of chocolate and run around the grounds with the Easter bunny. Instead, excited children who waited more than 40 minutes 4

March 30, 2018 8:40 AM Shoplifter behind bars after face cream theft

A PROLIFIC shoplifter with an eye for a flawless complexion is behind bars after stealing hundreds of pounds worth of cosmetics. Sussex Police released a photo of Daniel Ghasemi in the hope shopkeepers will be alert to the career thief. In the past year alone he has been before the courts for at least six different crimes - and has helped himself to hundreds 3