July 16, 2018 9:44 AM Amesbury novichok victim's brother says nerve agent was 'found in perfume bottle'
Charlie Rowley, who is recovering in hospital, is said to have told his sibling he picked up the container before falling ill. Matthew Rowley said his brother Charlie, who is conscious but seriously ill after he was exposed to the poison, told him he picked up the container. Salisbury MP John Glen told BBC radio the couple may have come into contact 5
July 16, 2018 4:57 AM Jail for Grange Park motorist who drove while banned
A SCAFFOLDER who stole scratch cards from WHSmith to buy drugs and got behind the wheel when banned from driving has been jailed. Lee Craig Sedgelov admitted stealing £26 of scratch cards in April, driving while disqualified and without insurance or an MOT later that month and obstructing a police officer by giving false details. The 38-year-old has previously 7
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 8
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 9
July 15, 2018 5:51 PM Gravity trampoline park at Bluewater shut for 'medical incident'
Witnesses said the Gravity Trampoline Park at Bluewater was shut, with lots of police reported on site. Unconfirmed reports said an air ambulance landed nearby, and police confirmed that there had been a medical incident. A statement on Gravity's website today said: "Due to unforeseen circumstances the park is closed for the rest of the day." The centre 17
July 15, 2018 4:35 PM London news: Fire ignites on Wanstead grass land yards away from flats
A FIRE in Wanstead, London, has broken out on grassland near a block of flats with 225 firefighters rushing to the scene. The London Fire Brigade sent 40 fire engines to Wanstead flats in East London at 4.05pm this afternoon, following a series of 999 calls from members of the public. Huge plumes of smoke were spotted emerging from the Grassland in the Redbridge 8
July 15, 2018 10:42 AM Biker fighting for life after serious M25 crash involving nine vehicles
A biker has been left fighting for life after a serious crash closed the M25 for hours yesterday. The crash happened between junction 28 and 27 of the anticlockwise carriageway of the M25 at about 6.30am and it is understood nine vehicles were involved. Emergency services flooded the scene and the road was closed while the incident was dealt with. Motorists 8
July 15, 2018 10:06 AM Six arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after May Avenue stabbing
Police have arrested six people on suspicion of attempted murder following the stabbing of a 16-year-old boy. The incident happened in May Avenue, Canvey, at around 11.50pm on Friday, July 13. Five boys aged 15, 16 17 and 24-year-old woman, all from Canvey, remain in custody for questioning. The arrests follow an incident where a boy, aged 16, suffered 6
July 14, 2018 2:18 PM 100 Women: 'I was a World Cup honey shot'
It's known as the "honey shot" - when a conventionally attractive woman is picked out of the crowd by cameras at a sporting event. The issue has come under scrutiny during this World Cup and Fifa has said broadcasters have got to stop zooming in on "hot women". It happened to Natalia Betancourt at the 2014 World Cup game between Colombia and Brazil 24
July 14, 2018 8:33 AM Toddler dies after van crash on parkland in Birmingham
A toddler has died after being hit by a van on parkland in Birmingham. West Midlands Police said the van collided with the 19-month-old boy just before midday on Friday at Sarehole Mill off Wake Green Road in Billesley. The child was was taken to Birmingham Children's Hospital with a critical head injury, but later died. A 30-year-old man and 26-year-old 7