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June 20, 2018 5:01 AM Thank goodness for clear thinking on HPV jab

MANY Bolton parents will be relieved to hear that HPV jabs are finally to be offered to teen boys as well as girls. Experts believe that the cancer-causing Human Papilloma Virus kills far more males than was previously thought. Girls have been prioritised because HPV kills around 1,000 women a year but it’s now understood to kill around 2,000 males 5

June 18, 2018 10:37 AM Epileptic boy's case sparks UK review of medical pot laws

LONDON (AP) - British Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt says Britain must quickly review its policies on medical marijuana use in light of the case of a 12-year-old boy whose mother says he needs cannabis oil to prevent dangerous seizures. British officials intervened over the weekend to allow the boy to use cannabis oil even though it is banned in Britain 4

June 16, 2018 7:00 AM York Theatre Royal on the hunt for new space

YORK’S Theatre Royal is looking for a new rehearsal space in the city, and is fighting a “major risk” label at the Arts Council. The theatre, which is refurbishing the De Grey Rooms with the aim of building up a wedding business, is on the hunt for a rehearsal space that it can also offer to community groups like choirs and drama clubs. Theatre boss Tom Bird spoke 11

June 8, 2018 4:09 PM Police hunt for moped rider after couple threatened

POLICE flooded Rodbourne with officers after a moped rider threatened a couple. Officers said they were hunting for a man riding the moped. He is said to have threatened the couple at around 12.45pm today after the pair challenged him for riding on the pavement on Rodbourne Road. Police cars could be seen hunting for the moped rider around the area, with officers 7

May 27, 2018 4:32 PM Police hunt for missing 12-year-old Jessica Nixon

Police are looking for a 12-year-old girl who has been missing since Saturday afternoon. Jessica Nixon was last seen at home in Filey, North Yorkshire, on the afternoon of Saturday, May 26. Offices are currently searching the Filey and Scarborough area and are appealing to anyone who may have seen Jessica since Saturday afternoon, or knows where she is now, to get in touch 20

May 27, 2018 12:21 AM Medicines have prices slashed from June

More than half-a-million Australians with severe breathing difficulties from chronic lung disease will have the price of a life-changing drug slashed. The Turnbull government is listing inhaler Trelegy on the PBS for those with moderate-to-severe obstructive pulmonary disease. It will mean instead of paying $1200 per year, patients will pay a maximum 1

May 25, 2018 7:04 AM Fraudster who pawned ring and others before Swindon magistrates

COURT: A man who drove without a licence and with cannabis in his possession has been banned from the roads for 12 months. George Obasi, 25, of Summers Street in Swindon, pleaded guilty to the driving and drug possession offences at Swindon Magistrates Court. He was told he must carry out 60 hours of unpaid work and pay £85 in costs plus £85 to victim 3

May 13, 2018 6:45 AM 'Tessa Jowell's dignity and courage inspirational'

Tributes from across the political spectrum have poured in, including from former prime ministers Tony Blair and David Cameron. Baroness Jowell,70, who was diagnosed with a brain tumour in May last year, suffered a haemorrhage on Friday, and had been in a coma until her death on Saturday her family said. Sharing a photo of her with Baroness Jowell, the Prime 30

May 8, 2018 1:23 PM Hunt for burglar linked to Maidstone enters 14 month

Police are continuing their search for a Worcestshire man with links to Maidstone. Convicted burglar Martin Doran has been missing since he failed to appear at Bristol Crown Court in March 2017. Doran, who is from Cleeve Prior, was sentenced to four years in prison for burglary in his absence. More than a year since disappearing, police are still searching 41

May 8, 2018 12:18 AM Bank holiday BLOODBATH continues after 16-year-old STABBED in Broomfield Park

A POLICE hunt is underway after a 16-year-old boy was stabbed in North London earlier today, continuing the bank holiday bloodshed which has gripped the capital. Police were called at 3:53 pm on Monday, May 7 following reports of a stabbing in Broomfield Park, North London. A Met Police spokesman said: “Officers attended with the London Ambulance Service 36