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April 17, 2018 2:58 PM Vintage motors enthral visitors

DOZENS of vintage car enthusiasts rolled up to enjoy a classic car event in Southend. A fleet of impressive cars from years gone by filled the seafront on Sunday as part of a classic car show. The event attracted a range of residents, visitors and their families who wanted to get up close to the stunning vehicles. The classic car show was held by the Southend 9

April 16, 2018 1:10 PM Ant McPartlin admits drink driving charge

He was charged after being involved in a collision with two other cars while driving his Mini in Richmond, London, on 18 March. In a witness statement, the driver of one of the cars said he and his wife "could have died as a result of Mr McPartlin's reckless driving". McPartlin was over double the drink drive limit, Wimbledon Magistrates' Court heard 6

April 15, 2018 8:27 AM Cars belonging to same family set alight in arson attack

THREE cars belonging to the same family were set alight in a suspected arson attack in the early hours. The family arrived home from a night out to find their vehicles were on fire. Emergency services were called to cottages off Manchester Road in Blackrod at around 2.45am. Crews from Bolton Central Fire Station attended and quickly asked for another

April 13, 2018 4:28 PM Travellers spotted at Southend leisure centre car park

A council is in the process of taking action against an illegal traveller encampment which has arrived this afternoon. The travellers arrived at the Southend Leisure and Tennis Centre at some stage yesterday. One witness told the Echo: "About a dozen caravans have taken over the side car park at the leisure centre, usually reserved for coaches and used as an overspill 8

April 8, 2018 2:56 PM Pedestrian, 30, dies after being hit by at least TWO cars on a busy road

A pedestrian walking along a busy A-road with no pavement was hit by at least two cars and killed - as police launch a search for a hit-and-run driver. The 30-year-old's body was hit by a car and the emergency services were called to the A342 between Weyhill and Ludgershall - which is lined only with grass verges and has no pavement. However, the man's 2

April 6, 2018 10:51 AM A stinking performance: Biker's stunt goes wrong when he falls into a sewage canal while trying to ride across a tiny plank

This is the dramatic moment a man falls into a sewage canal as he tries, and fails, to cross it on a motorcycle. The footage shows a crowd looking on as the man, in his 20s, attempts to ride across a narrow plank but could not keep his balance. After making it just under halfway across he topples off the bridge, crashing into the plants on the riverbank 2

April 3, 2018 6:11 PM Apple wants to transform self-driving car interiors into virtual reality ‘entertainment hubs’ that let you play games while you're being driven around

Apple could soon revolutionise how people spend their time on the road by building virtual reality 'entertainment hubs' into self-driving cars. The firm has filed a patent that describes how passengers in autonomous vehicles could pass the time with VR headsets. The headsets would allow passengers to play games, or, if they choose, create a 'relaxing' 7

April 3, 2018 2:56 AM You seriously can't park there! Annoyed Byron Bay residents shame a driver who left their car parked in the middle of the road

A photo posted to Facebook shows the careless parking that is becoming an increasing problem on Byron Bay roads. The photo, taken on Lighthouse Drive, shows empty cars parked directly in the middle of one lane at a point where the road forks, blocking access to one direction. A second photo posted to the same thread shows cars parked on Butler St in a no-parking 5

April 2, 2018 9:26 PM Fight breaks out near Bat and Ball pub

Police officers and the ambulance service were called to the incident at around 8.10pm at the junction of Ditchling Road and Oxford Road, Brighton, near the Bat and Ball pub. A witness, Marcos Cohen, of Brighton, was walking to the bus stop on Oxford Street andd saw police attending the scene. He said: "Two police cars were stationed close to the pub, they taped 15

April 2, 2018 5:02 AM Ex-Labour candidate sparks outrage with claim voting Tory is 'unchristian'

A LABOUR candidate will not run for election after causing outrage by distributing a leaflet claiming it was “unchristian” to vote Tory. It is understood that Vikas Pai, who was set to contest the Heaton and Lostock seat in May’s council election, has also now left the party. Mr Pai’s election fliers, depicting Jesus clearing the temple of money-lenders 5