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January 14, 2019 10:03 PM Man tasered after brandishing machete at south London train station

The 59-year-old is being held on suspicion of attempted murder following the incident in south London. The 59-year-old is being held on suspicion of attempted murder and possession of an offensive weapon following the incident in south London. British Transport Police and Metropolitan Police officers were called to Tulse Hill station just after 6.30pm on Monday 141

January 14, 2019 10:00 PM Tulse Hill station: Man brandishing 'massive machete' arrested

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder amid reports a suspect was seen wielding "a massive machete" at a railway station in south London. Police were called to Tulse Hill station during evening rush hour just after 18:30 GMT, British Transport Police (BTP) said. In the course of the arrest a Taser was discharged, according to a BTP statement 133

January 14, 2019 11:28 AM Hugh Grant issues plea after script stolen in car break-in

The actor says the script contains "many weeks worth of notes and ideas" as he makes an appeal for help to get it back. The actor said a bag taken in the theft, which happened on Sunday evening, also contained his children's medical cards. In an appeal for help on Twitter, he said: "In the unlikely chance that anyone knows who broke into my car tonight 163

January 12, 2019 9:07 AM Brixton Hill 'hit-and-run' crash victim dies

A woman has been killed in a suspected hit-and-run crash in south London. The victim, aged in her 20s, was struck by a car "travelling at speed" on Brixton Hill in the early hours, the Met said. Detectives are hunting the driver of a dark-coloured VW - possibly a Golf - after the crash at about 00:30 GMT, at the junction with Dumbarton Road. Paramedics 97

January 12, 2019 7:09 AM Young woman killed by car 'travelling at speed' in south London

The suspected hit-and-run happened early on Saturday morning, and police are searching for the car and driver involved. She was struck by a car "travelling at speed" in the early hours of Saturday morning, and was pronounced dead at the scene. Detectives believe a dark-coloured VW - possibly a Golf - was involved. Police were called to the junction of Brixton 106

January 1, 2019 4:06 PM People who died in 2018: List of celebrities and famous people who died in 2018

AS we step into 2019, we remember some of most famous and well known faces who lost their lives in 2018. Here is the full list of celebrities who died in 2018. 2018 was a year fans had to say goodbye to many much loved celebrities across the globe. Famous names include Swedish DJ Avicii, June Whitfield, Stephen Hawking and former US President George 277

December 28, 2018 12:06 PM Rose Parade set to have its first ever queer queen

Louise Deser Siskel has revealed that she will be the first openly LGBT+ Rose Queen in the history of the Rose Parade. The 2019 Rose Parade on January 1 will be the 130th anniversary of the event in Pasadena, California—and Siskel has become the first of the parade‘s 101 queens to announce that she’s queer, according to Pasadena Star-News. The Sequoyah 246

December 25, 2018 12:01 AM BREXIT FURY: Wetherspoons boss has KEY message for businesses wanting to SCUPPER Brexit

WETHERSPOONS founder Tim Martin has called on prominent Remainers, including the likes of Bank of England boss Mark Carney and Chancellor Philip Hammond, to “stop running the country down” with claims of “economic direness” under a no-deal Brexit. The Brexiteer businessman told Remainers against keeping the UK closely linked to Brussels after it leaves 186

November 25, 2018 9:36 AM George A Cooper dead: How did the Coronation Street star die? What was his cause of death?

GEORGE A. COOPER, who is widely known for starring in Coronation Street and Grange Hill, has died aged 93, but what was his cause of death? It is currently unknown how former Coronation Street star George A Cooper died, but his family have confirmed he "died peacefully" at a nursing home in Petersfield, Hampshire, on November 16. The late actor’s funeral 56

November 20, 2018 3:05 PM Chris Ashton ruled out for England while Australia struck by stomach bug

England wing Chris Ashton has been ruled out of Saturday's match with Australia, who have themselves been struck down by a stomach bug. Ashton limped off during the first half of the 35-15 win against Japan with a calf injury that England say will keep him out for a couple of weeks. Meanwhile, 10 members of Australia's travelling party, a mix of players 45