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December 27, 2018 3:35 PM Margate murder: Woman arrested over suspicion of murdering two children

A WOMAN has been arrested on suspicion of murder after two children were found dead in a home in Margate less than an hour after she had been involved in a car crash. Police confirmed the 37-year-old had been taken to hospital in Ashford after a road traffic collision on a main Kent coastal road at 2.50am this morning. Shortly after 3.30am, officers 75

December 20, 2018 5:55 PM German airports on alert amid spying reports at Stuttgart

Germany's biggest airports are on alert after four suspected terrorists were spotted staking out Stuttgart airport, reports say. Police are said to be hunting for a son and father from North Rhine-Westphalia and two others seen taking photos of the airport's terminal and grounds. Details of the suspects were passed to German police by Morocco's secret 72

November 29, 2018 11:08 AM Britain’s nastiest towns get festive visit from the Pepsi Max Cherry truck

NASTY towns across Britain are being subjected to a Christmas visit from the Pepsi Max Cherry truck. The truck is stopping in communities that have fewer than three places to buy books, an out-of-town McDonalds, one independent mobile phone shop and, inexplicably, a thriving amateur dramatics scene. Families in towns including Tiverton, Greenock, Merthyr 48

November 15, 2018 8:13 AM M25 traffic latest: 12 mile queues over Dartford Crossing as crash closes lane by M20

Long tailbacks are starting to form over the QE2 bridge into London following a crash in Kent this morning. Queues are said to be 12 miles long, cusing headache for commuters traveling into London on Thursday morning. A crash is partially blocking the carriageway in Kent at junction three lane which turns off for the M20. The crash happened between junction 49

November 12, 2018 9:21 AM Ramsgate on stand-by as new Channel crossing if France ‘makes life difficult’ after Brexit

RAMSGATE is poised to become a key British port post-Brexit if French plans to trip-up cross-Channel trade go-ahead. And £200m has been ear-marked for a massive expansion which would revolutionise the town. Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has earmarked a development fund in order to bypass the Dover-Calais crossing route in the case of a no-deal scenario 47

November 5, 2018 5:49 AM M25 traffic CHAOS: Massive rush hour delays expected following multiple collisions

One of the collisions involved a HGV, which appears to have crashed into the side safety barrier before spinning out of control. The lorry is now blocking the carriageway. Essex Police Southern Roads Policing Unit confirmed the driver was unhurt in the crash, but warned the motorway may remain closed for numerous hours. Essex police issued a statement 47

October 25, 2018 3:07 PM Sheffield tram crash: 'Major incident' declared as SuperTram crashes HOURS after launch

A 'Super Tram' train in Sheffield has been derailed after it was hit by a lorry on Thursday afternoon - jist hours after the new passenger vehicles were launched by a Government minister. The collision came just hours after the new tram system was launched by ministers on Thursday morning. A new Super Tram Train came off the tracks in the Attercliffe 56

October 21, 2018 2:33 PM Driver who failed to stop for police killed in crash with lorry on North Circular Road

THE driver of a car who failed to stop for police has died after crashing into a lorry on the North Circular Road. The case has been referred to the Met's Directorate of Professional Standards and is being investigated by the Independent Office for Police Conduct. The Metropolitan Police said: “At around 02:54 hours on Sunday, 21 October, a car was involved 32

October 12, 2018 2:43 PM Third death after M4 minibus and lorry crash

The driver of an autism school minibus involved in a crash with a lorry has died along with two other staff members, police have confirmed. Thames Valley Police said a third person died in hospital earlier on Friday after two people died at the scene of the collision on the M4 motorway on Thursday. The victims, who were staff members at Prior's Court 36

September 25, 2018 10:32 AM Elite British cyclist Mike Hall 'died instantly' when hit by car during Australia race

Mike Hall was in second in the Indian Pacific Wheel Race when he was struck by a teenage driver who thought he had hit a kangaroo. Mike Hall was in second place in the 5,500km (3,400 miles) Indian Pacific Wheel Race on 31 March last year when he died from severe head, spinal and abdominal injuries after he was hit from behind near Canberra. The respected 43