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January 21, 2018 10:57 PM Was whale killed by PLASTIC? Sea mammal’s body washes up on polluted Spanish beach amid locals’ fears it died after swallowing litter

The carcass of a pilot whale was found on a beach in Cantabria this morning prompting fears it died from plastic pollution. The 13.1ft long whale was discovered by passersby on Langre beach on Spain's north coast who alerted the authorities at 8.36am. The Ribamontán al Mar mayor, Francisco Asón, said that experts from the Rural Environment department 4

January 21, 2018 3:22 PM Family 'extremely' worried about missing teenager

Joshua Brown, aged 15, was last seen at 1.50am today at his home in Worsley. He is white and described as approximately 5ft 10ins tall with short mousey brown hair and he speaks with a North West accent. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, black trainers, a grey zip up hoody and a black jacket. Joshua has links to the Gloucester area and is known to be able to get around 8

January 21, 2018 1:35 PM Police ban private hire taxi for speeding and driving with no lights on

A TAXI driver’s licence has been suspended by the police after they were caught speeding with no lights on. North Yorkshire Police teamed up with City of York Council and the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) on Saturday night as part of an operation to crackdown on illegal York taxis. An officer recorded one taxi, in Melrosegate, Tang Hall, doing 7

January 20, 2018 3:45 PM We CAN'T work it out! Holidaymaker is locked in a row with Liverpool's John Lennon airport after getting a ticket for parking in an UNOFFICIAL space

When is a car parking space at a major British airport not a car parking space? According to Steven Rowlands, of North Wales, it is when the vehicle is parked at Liverpool's John Lennon Airport. Mr Rowlands is currently involved in a protracted row with the airport authorities over whether a space in the car park is actually a genuine parking space and not - as the airport 8

January 20, 2018 2:13 PM Ed Sheeran is engaged to girlfriend Cherry Seaborn

The Grammy award-winning artist posted a photo on Instagram of him kissing her with the caption: "Got myself a fiancé just before new year. Sheeran, 26, met 24-year-old Cherry at Thomas Mills High School in Framlingham, Suffolk. She then left the UK to study at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina before working at an accountancy firm in New York. In December 6

January 20, 2018 1:34 AM More than life, death and pies: Fight to save Hartlepool United

Hartlepool United is on the brink of administration and the difficulties the club is facing are keenly felt in the town. After a troubled few years Hartlepool United is on the brink of administration with debts of £1.8m and immediate bills of £200,000. Fans of the North East club organised a sell-out for the Saturday home game against Wrexham alongside 3

January 19, 2018 3:04 PM North Korea talks with South Korea COLLAPSE as Kim Jong-un cancels negotiations

NORTH Korea's plans to hold diplomatic talks with South Korea have dramatically collapsed, as tensions between the rival nations show no sign of thawing. Kim Jong-un's rogue state started a rare dialogue with Seoul last week following months of heightened tensions in the region. But negotiations scheduled for this weekend have been dramatically called 12

January 18, 2018 2:18 PM Emirates deal hands lifeline to Airbus superjumbo

Business Secretary Greg Clark said the deal was "fantastic news" for Airbus and its 15,000-strong UK workforce. It comes days after the European aircraft maker said it would have no choice but to close production of the model if the deal fell through, despite interest in smaller orders from others. Business Secretary Greg Clark said it was "fantastic 10

January 18, 2018 10:58 AM Iraq, BP sign initial deal to develop Kirkuk oil fields

BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq and British energy giant BP have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop lucrative oil fields in the country's north. The Oil Ministry's statement quotes BP's president for the Middle East region, Michael Townshend, as saying that his company will conduct surveys and studies to increase production to 750,000 barrels a day. It says the signing 4

January 18, 2018 5:00 AM Dead body: Ambulance crew finished shift instead of going to mortuary

AN AMBULANCE worker has been suspended after a crew chose to finish on time rather than taking a man's body straight to the mortuary. A crew from Ramsbottom ambulance station transferred the body of a man from one ambulance to another at the Bury station rather than taking him straight to Oldham Mortuary, it has been revealed. North West Ambulance Service 2