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January 15, 2019 10:36 AM Gemma Collins: Dancing On Ice star ‘threatens to QUIT after Holly Willoughby's remark'

GEMMA COLLINS has “threatened to quit” Dancing On Ice 2019 after Holly Willoughby criticised The Only Way Is Essex star’s professionalism on This Morning, according to reports. Gemma Collins, 37, was reportedly in “floods of tears” after Holly Willoughby hit out at her “diva behaviour” live on This Morning yesterday. The presenter wasn’t impressed after 9

January 11, 2019 2:18 PM MAPPED: Do YOU live in Britain’s worst burglary hotspot? Top 20 revealed

THE UK’S worst areas for burglaries have been revealed in new analysis that found break ins are up 16 percent. The small town of Henley-in-Arden, in Warwickshire, is confirmed to be the UK’s top burglary claims hotspot, according to analysis of more than 2.5 million home insurance quotes from January 2017 to December 2018. MoneySuperMarket analysed home insurance 13

December 31, 2018 1:14 AM Stevenage shed radio DJ ready for BBC local radio slot

A DJ whose shed-based radio station was only ever heard by his wife is preparing to expand his audience after 44 years. Deke Duncan, 73, started playing records from his back garden in Stevenage, Hertfordshire in 1974. He was the subject of a BBC Nationwide television report, recently tweeted by BBC Archive, prompting BBC Three Counties Radio to track 8

December 24, 2018 6:46 PM Baby named after officers who took woman to hospital

A pregnant woman rushed to hospital by two police officers has said thank you - by naming her baby after them. PCs James Ireland and Dan Bellingham were battling the rush hour traffic near Chelmsford, Essex, when they came across a panicked man whose wife was in the final stages of labour. The officers blue-lighted the couple to hospital, where baby James 22

December 23, 2018 1:19 PM Thames Estuary cargo ship: Men charged with affray

Four men who were found hidden on board a cargo ship in the Thames Estuary have been charged with affray. Samuel Jolumi, 26, Ishola Sunday, 27, Toheeb Popoola, 26, and Joberto McGee, 20, all of no fixed address, were detained following what Essex Police described as a "complex operation". The 71,000-tonne ship had set off from Lagos, Nigeria, on 10 December 29

December 22, 2018 11:31 AM Thames Estuary cargo ship stowaways detained

Four stowaways found on a cargo ship in the Thames Estuary have been detained after the vessel's crew was threatened. The Grande Tema's crew had to lock themselves in the vessel's bridge for safety, a spokesman said. Essex Police said the vessel was boarded and secured shortly after 23:00 GMT on Friday - almost 14 hours after the force was first called 24

December 22, 2018 1:25 AM Special forces storm ship taken by stowaway migrants who threatened crew with iron bars

BRITISH special forces have re-taken a cargo ship hijacked by Nigerian migrants in a dramatic operation which saw them use ropes to rappel down from helicopters onto the deck. Special Boat Service (SBS) operatives from Sabre Squadron stormed the vessel in the Thames Estuary last night after the crew made a distress call at around 9.15am on Friday, claiming 32

December 18, 2018 4:42 PM James Arthur's accountant pleads guilty to fraud

An accountant has admitted taking almost £600,000 from X Factor winner James Arthur. Mark Livermore, 39, who worked for Arthur's company, Raff Music Ltd, moved funds to other accounts without the musician's knowledge or permission. At Westminster Magistrates' Court, Livermore, 39, of Billericay, Essex, admitted one count of fraud. Chairwoman of the bench 16

December 8, 2018 4:23 AM Grace Millane: Police start murder inquiry

New Zealand Police have announced they believe missing British backpacker Grace Millane has been murdered. The 22-year-old from Essex - described by her father as "lovely" and "family-orientated" - was last seen in New Zealand a week ago. Det Insp Scott Beard said evidence they had located so far told them Grace was "no longer alive". A 26-year-old man is currently 14

December 7, 2018 4:23 AM New Zealand police have 'grave fears' for missing British backpacker

The father of Grace Millane, who was last seen on Saturday, has flown out to Auckland as officers investigate her disappearance. Grace Millane, who turned 22 on Sunday, was last seen entering the CityLife hotel in Auckland at 9:41pm on Saturday 1 December. Detective Inspector Scott Beard from Auckland Police was unable to confirm on Friday if Ms Millane 21