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December 13, 2017 10:36 PM Fire crews called to 'cut off car door' after crash closes main road

One woman was taken to hospital after the two car collision in Litherland A woman was taken to hospital tonight after fire crews were called to a two car crash in Litherland. A Ford and a Suzuki collided close to the junction of Kirkstone Road North and Church Road shortly before 8pm. Officers from the Road Policing Unit closed the road in the direction 6

December 13, 2017 6:00 AM Five arrested as police carry out drugs raids on three Brighton properties

Officers targeted addresses in Pankhurst Avenue, New England Street and Tongdean Lane, Brighton, on December 5. They also raided two hotels in the city centre. Police said the raids were carried out to stem the flow crystal meth into Brighton and Hove. Detective Inspector Julie Wakeford of the Brighton and Hove Community Investigation Team, said: "It is believed 9

December 13, 2017 4:53 AM Woman steals charity tin after distracting worker

THIS is the moment heartless thieves stole a Poppy Appeal tin from a hotel bar. Police are appealing for information after the incident at the White Lion Hotel, Claremont Road, Seaford, on November 14. The pair can be seen on CCTV walking into the hotel before heading to the bar area. One asks to use the toilet while the other sits down at the bar. The staff 8

December 12, 2017 5:28 PM East Lancs Road near-miss HGV driver fined

AN HGV driver who was within a hair's breadth of causing a smash with a police vehicle and a wagon was handed a fine of £525 by Manchester and Salford Magistrates Court. Istvan Bogdanovics, 36, of Wemsley Grove, Bolton, was also given eight penalty points on his licence after being charged with driving the HGV on the East Lancashire Road, Boothstown 4

December 12, 2017 3:59 PM Drug addict walks free from jail after his 100th conviction

Many of his previous convictions were for violence A drug addict notched up his 100th criminal offence when caught by police with heroin and crack cocaine, a court has been told. John Sparks, 40, admitted possession of 3.8g of heroin and 1.04g of cocaine when he appeared before a judge at Exeter Crown Court. The offence put Sparks in breach of a suspended 8

December 12, 2017 10:31 AM Bancroft reviews: What people are saying about ITV's new 'dark and compelling thriller'

Teesside actress Faye Marsay stars in the show :: Sarah Parish plays Detective Superintendent Elizabeth Bancroft ITV’s new “dark and compelling thriller” Bancroft started last night - and it seems most people are gripped. The drama, which will air over four nights this week, stars Faye Marsay from Loftus . “I loved it, think it is going to be a fab series 9

December 12, 2017 10:18 AM Christmas gifts and laptops snatched from Walcot van

They snatched the gifts and laptops from a white Ford Transit van parked on Walcot Road. Police are appealing for information following the theft, which took place on Monday, November 27, between 4.45pm and 5.15pm. PC Jamie Brown said: "We'd like to hear from anyone who may have seen or heard anything suspicious on this road at this time. “The vehicle's 6

December 12, 2017 10:00 AM Land Rover Defender recovered after police chase in Maidstone

A trail of wet footprints led to the arrest of five men who allegedly stole a Land Rover Defender and then rammed a police vehicle during a pursuit. The vehicle was reportedly stolen from Hook and Hampshire and failed to stop for officers in Surrey Road shortly before 10pm last night. It reversed into a police car and drove away at speed before colliding 4

December 12, 2017 8:34 AM Walkden House Fire: Five Arrested After Three Children Die In Greater Manchester House Fire

Four have been arrested on suspicion of murder. Five people have been arrested after three children were killed in a house fire in Greater Manchester in the early hours of Monday morning. A 24-year-old man is also being questioned in custody on suspicion of assisting an offender, Greater Manchester Police said. Police were called to the mid-terraced 8

December 12, 2017 6:31 AM Thieves make off with toy car

The three men broke into six locked containers and a box trailer at the Old Factory Buildings in Battenhurst Road, Stonegate, Wadhurst, on the night of December 2. The thieves, believed to be in their early 20s, wore masks to cover their faces during the break-in, which took place between 9.30pm and 10.30pm. Anyone who sees the pedal car, or has information 4