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July 19, 2018 3:51 PM Outrage as most children set to miss Maypole Primary School fun day for not having perfect attendance

Parents have been left outraged after they found out most of their children will miss out on a school fun day because they didn't go into class every day. Pupils at Maypole Primary School who achieved 100% attendance throughout the year will be able to go to the fun day next week, but most of the school population will not. In total only 29 pupils out of 420 will be able to go to the fun day, but this has caused 5

July 19, 2018 2:07 PM Baby snake 'frozen in time' gives insight into lost world

The snake lived in what is now Myanmar, during the age of the dinosaurs. "This is the very first baby snake fossil that we have ever found," Prof Michael Caldwell of the University of Alberta in Canada told BBC News. The baby snake lived in the forests of Myanmar during the Cretaceous period. It has been given the name, Xiaophis Myanmarensis, or dawn snake 8

July 16, 2018 2:16 AM Former NHL player Ray Emery dies aged 35 after swimming accident in Lake Ontario

FORMER NHL player Ray Emery died on Sunday following a swimming accident in Hamilton Ontario, which launched a search and rescue operation by Hamilton Police after the former player went missing. Mr Emery was reported missing at 6am local time on Sunday morning after going swimming with friends at the Royal Hamilton Yacht Club. Police Inspector Marty 9

July 15, 2018 9:28 PM Concern grows for missing schoolgirls Virginia Samkova and Simona Samkova

Concern is growing for the whereabouts of two missing 13-year-old girls. Virginia Samkova and Simona Samkova were last seen in the area of Gravesend promenade at around 7pm on Saturday. Virginia was last seen wearing a black and white checked shirt with flowers on, blue jeans and black and pink trainers. Simona was wearing white ripped jeans, a sports 11

July 13, 2018 2:35 PM Driver to face court after using a bucket as a car seat and pliers to steer

A Norfolk police officer says it was the most "unroadworthy" car they've ever seen after it had no bumper and front headlights. Norfolk and Suffolk's Road and Policing Firearms Operation Unit tweeted out a picture of the badly damaged car, which was also missing a bumper, headlights and had a flat tyre. It is not clear if the car was pulled over or if it had been involved 9

July 11, 2018 3:21 PM The people in Kent working during tonight's World Cup semi-final

While millions of us sit down to watch the World Cup this evening, some people won't be quite so lucky. From firefighters to kmfm DJs, hundreds of football fans across Kent will be cheering on the Three Lions from their place of work. As England and Croatia go head-to-head in Moscow later tonight, let's spare a thought for those who won't be watching 12

July 8, 2018 10:29 AM Thai cave rescue operation update: How long until the soccer team is SAVED?

THAILAND'S officials have this morning launched their dramatic rescue mission to save 12 boys and their football coach from inside a Thai cave. How long until the soccer team is SAVED? A dangerous rescue mission to free 12 schoolboys and their soccer coach trapped inside a Thai cave for two weeks began on Sunday, authorities said, with the first survivor 12

July 7, 2018 6:39 PM England fan run over after car bonnet stunt

A video has emerged of an England supporter being run over after jumping on a car. Shocked onlookers watched as the pair swept past on the bonnet in high spirits before the car reaches a pedestrian crossing. Narrowly missing people on the crossing one of the men fell off the car, before the wheel appeared to go over his leg. The extent of any injuries 10

July 6, 2018 2:56 PM Boy charged with rape and murder of six-year-old Alesha MacPhail

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the rape and murder of schoolgirl Alesha MacPhail. The six-year-old's body was found on the Isle of Bute on Monday, just hours after she was reported missing. The teenager, who was arrested on Wednesday, appeared in private before Greenock Sheriff Court on Friday. Alesha, who was from Airdrie, North Lanarkshire 20

July 6, 2018 2:43 PM Teen charged with rape and murder of Alesha MacPhail

The 16-year-old boy appeared in court on both charges after the girl's body was found in woodland near her grandparents' house. The 16-year-old was arrested two days after the body of Alesha was found in woodland near her grandparents' house on the Scottish island, west of Glasgow, on Monday. She was reported missing from her home at 6.25am that day and her body was discovered 23