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July 20, 2018 8:16 PM Part of M26 could be used to hold lorries after Brexit

A 10-mile stretch of the M26 could be used as a holding area for hundreds of lorries under government measures to cope with a Doomsday Brexit scenario. The proposal is one of several under consideration as part of the government's wider strategy to deal with potential gridlock if no deal is agreed by next March. The idea of closing the M26 is likely 6

July 19, 2018 12:29 AM Oxygen tanker EXPLODES after crashing into hospital in Santa Rosa, California

AN OXYGEN tanker has exploded after crashing into the outer wall of the Kaiser Permanente hospital north of Santa Rosa in California, causing a spill. The entire north campus (Old Redwood) of the hospital was evacuated following the incident. Highway 101 was also shut in both directions as the clean-up operation was underway, but it has since been reopened 10

July 18, 2018 11:06 AM Thai cave rescue press conference LIVE: Boys tried to 'dig their way out' and had no water

THE 12 boys and their 25-year-old coach tried to dig their way out and survived by drinking water from the walls of the cave before they were rescued from the flooded complex in Thailand. Here is all the latest news from the Thai cave rescue press conference today (Wednesday). The group was rescued eight days ago after a dramatic rescue effort that left one Thai Navy SEAL dead after 6

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 13, 2018 11:15 PM Theresa May SUMMONS Brexiteers to Chequers for last ditch CRISIS summit after Trump visit

The Prime Minister gathered her cabinet together ahead of a crunch Brexit showdown at her country retreat at Chequers in Buckinghamshire The long-awaited Brexit White Paper on the UK’s future relationship with the EU contributed to the resignation of two Secretaries of State and five other members of the Government. Both David Davis and Boris Johnson 13

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 2:07 PM Murder inquiry as mother and four-year-old son die in house fire

The bodies are found a day and a half after a fire at a home in Eastbourne, which police are treating as arson. The bodies were discovered in a first floor bedroom at about midday on Wednesday - a day and a half after the house in Croxden Way, Eastbourne was set on fire at 1am on Tuesday. Sussex Police said they are treating the deaths of the previously 8

July 10, 2018 5:31 AM Thailand cave rescue boys will be in hospital for at least a week

THE 12 boys trapped in a Thai cave for 10 days will be hospitalised for at least a week, officials have confirmed, as the momentous rescue operation enters its third day. Jesada Chokedamrongsuk, permanent secretary of the ministry of public health, said: “All eight rescued boys today are in good health, none have a fever.” However, Thongchai Lertwilairatanapong 12

July 9, 2018 4:03 PM Police in Eldene as three teenagers arrested on suspicion of kidnap

A police helicopter joined the search above Eldene on Monday afternoon, as armed officers hunted for the suspects. A teenager believed to be the victim of the kidnap has been found safe and well. A spokeswoman for Wiltshire Police said: “We were called shortly before 2pm to a suspicious incident at Greenbridge Retail Park in Swindon. “A 19-year-old man from Swindon 7

July 9, 2018 3:11 PM Thailand cave rescue update: How many boys are left in the cave? Will they be out today?

THAILAND cave rescue efforts have had a successful second day with eight boys now saved from the group of 13. How many are left and will they all be rescued today? Four Thai soccer players and their coach are now left trapped in a cave at Chaing Mai after a total of eight boys are rescued. Rescue efforts in Thailand have been highly successful with two-thirds 15