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September 27, 2018 9:04 AM Tommy Robinson at Old Bailey: Hundreds protest as ex-EDL leader arrives at court hearing

HUNDREDS of supporters of Tommy Robinson have gathered outside the Old Bailey in London as his re-trial takes place, with counter-protestors announcing plans to disrupt the rally. Robinson, real name Christopher Yaxley-Lennon and previously known as Andrew McMaster and Paul Harris, is a far-right activist who co-founded the EDL. The 35-year-old was released 37

September 23, 2018 11:30 AM Iran's Rouhani fumes at US after Ahvaz parade attack

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has criticised the US following a deadly attack on a military parade. Gunmen opened fire at Revolutionary Guard troops in the south-western city of Ahvaz on Saturday, in an attack claimed by both an anti-government Arab group, and Islamic State militants. Mr Rouhani said the "bully" US and the Gulf states it backed had enabled 86

September 22, 2018 7:00 AM How Prince Charles has NINE medals of combat

PRINCE Charles is the proud recipient of an eye-watering nine military medals including the illustrious Queen’s Service Order - despite never actually fighting in a single war. The Prince of Wales has had a remarkable career serving as a general in the Army, admiral in the Navy and even an air chief marshal in the RAF and as a result has scooped a bountiful 56

September 21, 2018 10:04 AM Ex-BHS owner Dominic Chappell loses court appeal

Judge Christine Henson QC said after dismissing the appeal at Hove Crown court that she would now re-examine the £50,000 fine issued against Chappell for the three convictions. Chappell was convicted of three charges in January, after being found guilty of failing to disclose details to the pensions watchdog as part of its investigation into the collapse 80

September 19, 2018 12:24 AM Jailed, ‘mother’ who lied to cash in on bomb terror

A WOMAN who pretended to have a daughter who was seriously injured in the Manchester Arena attack to make an insurance claim was jailed for two years yesterday. Susan Pain, 51, stared at the floor of Liverpool Crown Court as she was sentenced after earlier admitting the £139,000 fraud involving 31 bogus claims. Pain’s crimes were discovered after her final 38

September 13, 2018 10:42 AM Skripal suspects: 'We were just tourists in Salisbury'

Two men named as suspects in the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy in the UK claim they were merely tourists. The men, named as Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, told the RT channel that they went sightseeing in Salisbury but returned to London within an hour. They are accused by the UK of trying to kill Russian ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter 52

September 13, 2018 12:08 AM Nurse struck off for sex with his patient

A NURSE has been struck off for having sex with a patient. But a fitness to practise hearing found allegations against him proven and that his actions amounted to misconduct. Giving evidence the woman said she had sex with Wallbank in a hotel the evening after being discharged. The Nursing and Midwifery Council panel said his behaviour was an “abuse 26

September 12, 2018 8:30 AM Skripal poisoning: Putin says suspects 'civilians, not criminals'

The two suspects in the poisoning of ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter are civilians, not criminals, Russian President Vladimir Putin says. The UK government named them as Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, and said they were from Russia's military intelligence service, the GRU. Mr Putin said his government had found the pair and he hoped 41

September 9, 2018 9:10 AM Stars of major ITV drama Victoria filming scenes in York city centre

THE stars of ITV drama Victoria are in York filming scenes for the third series of the popular show. The cast and crew set up at the historic Eye of York this morning, with several horses and a large number of extras in Victorian costume. Stars Jenna Coleman and Tom Hughes were spotted on set preparing for a scene outside York Crown Court, which is decorated 37

September 7, 2018 11:12 AM Drug dealers charged in Brighton

The men ran off, but officers gave chase and caught one man who was arrested. He was found to be in possession of 750 grams of the class A drug, with the intent to supply, and was also arrested on suspicion of immigration offences. According to drugs awareness website Frank, the estimated street value for one gram of cocaine is £42. The second man was later 54