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May 18, 2018 2:13 PM Thanet: Full bottles of non-alcoholic wine found dumped in Manston

Black sacks full of bottles of non-alcoholic wine have been found dumped in Thanet. There is speculation that bottles of Castillo De Salobrena were discarded after it was discovered they were not alcoholic. Cllr Suzanne Brimm's brother came across the load in Manston, said to be about 20 bags full of hundreds of bottles of the Spanish beverage. She said: "My brother 9

May 18, 2018 1:45 PM Texas high school on LOCKDOWN after gunman opens fire

A TEXAS high school is on lockdown as emergency services respond to reports of an active shooter. Local police and officers from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives have been scrambled to the scene. One student who was inside the school said the fire alarm was triggered then the shooting began after pupils had left their classrooms 8

May 18, 2018 1:11 PM Delays at York station after person hit by train in Northallerton

THERE are delays on the railway line between York and Darlington after a person was hit by a train at Northallerton. British Transport Police confirmed that they were called at about 12.25pm and the person died at the scene of the incident. A spokesman said the next of kin will be informed and the death is not believed to be suspicious. Virgin Trains 11

May 18, 2018 1:04 PM Serious crash on M60 between car and motorbike

A SERIOUS crash between a car and motorbike on the M60 is causing long tailbacks and delays for drivers near Worsley. A man has been taken to Salford Royal Hospital following the smash which occurred on the anti-clockwise carriageway shortly after 10.15am on Friday. North West Motorway Police‏ said via social media that the incident has now been cleared 9

May 18, 2018 12:47 PM Boy and two girls from Margate arrested after cash machine vandalised in Broadstairs

A boy and two girls are in custody after a cash machine was smashed up in Broadstairs. Police were called at about 1am today to the report that the machine was being vandalised outside a supermarket in Hopeville Avenue. The cash point was damaged and the screen was smashed, but nothing was reported stolen. A 14-year-old boy and two girls aged 12 and 13 from Margate 6

May 18, 2018 10:05 AM Hundreds apply to join police force

MORE than 900 people applied to become police officers during a recent recruitment campaign. Humberside Police are trying to recruit 400 new officers by the end of the year, and said 680 of the 908 who applied in the most recent round of recruitment were eligible and would go through to the next stage. Sarah Wilson, head of human resources, said: "Following 9

May 17, 2018 10:59 AM 65-year-old still in critical condition as police continue appeal for hit-and-run witnesses

Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses after a woman and child were injured during collision in Tilbury yesterday. A 65-year-old woman and a 10-year-old girl were walking in Coronation Avenue when they were in collision with a black Mercedes A-Class at around 8.20am. The car failed to stop and was found abandoned in Mucking Wharf Road, Stanford-le-Hope

May 17, 2018 9:54 AM Sex, drugs and poo at Brighton's Royal Pavilion Gardens

INDECENT sexual behaviour, defecating in public, and drug abuse are all rife in the Royal Pavilion Gardens. A list of 20,000 crimes and anti-social behaviour incidents at the beauty spot in the centre of Brighton has been seen by The Argus after the city council revealed the total figure. The council log includes 161 incidents of drug taking, 21 needles 5

May 17, 2018 7:56 AM Fabian Kacica: Two charged with murder in connection with fatal stabbing

Police have charged two people with murder after a man was stabbed in Southend earlier this week. Michael Nyathi, 18, of Steeplefield, Leigh, and a 17-year-old boy from Shoeburyness, who cannot be named for legal reasons, are due to appear at Southend Magistrates’ Court today, Thursday, May 17. A 20-year-old man from Southend arrested on suspicion of murder

May 17, 2018 4:00 AM Thief targets disabled child in handbag theft in Westcliff

A DISGRACEFUL thief stole a handbag off a disabled child’s wheelchair while her mother browsed in a charity shop. The theft could have had serious repercussions for ten-year-old Amelie as the bag contained her emergency medication and her mother had to push her along the road from Westcliff to Leigh. Tania Tibbles, 38, was out shopping with Amelie, who suffers