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January 15, 2019 11:57 AM Oven chip cooking time amended to eight weeks

THE preparation time for oven chips has been amended from 15-18 minutes to around eight weeks. Following feedback from customers, all oven chips should be cooked at 200ºc for about two months before you plan to eat them. An oven chip spokesman said: “If you want them to be crisp, yes. So plan ahead. “Just leave them in there, turning them every seven 395

January 14, 2019 1:19 PM 15 killed as Iranian military plane making emergency landing crashes into house

The plane carrying 16 people was making an emergency landing when it overshot a runway and crashed into a house. The plane was carrying meat from Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan when it crashed near the capital Tehran, army spokesman Amir Taghikhani told state television. He said 16 people were on board - 14 military personnel and two civilians. The sole survivor 159

January 14, 2019 11:15 AM Lion Air crash: 'Black box' voice recorder recovered

The "black box" voice recorder from a Lion Air flight which crashed off the coast of Jakarta in October has been recovered, said officials on Monday. All 189 people on board died when Flight JT610 fell into the sea shortly after taking off for the short journey to Pangkal Pinang. The pilot had asked air traffic control for permission to turn back to the airport 139

January 12, 2019 4:57 PM Protester James Goddard held over Parliament incidents

Pro-Brexit activist James Goddard has been arrested in connection with incidents outside Parliament on Monday. Police said a man in his 30s was arrested outside St James's Park Tube station in London just before midday. Mr Goddard was involved in a protest in Westminster earlier this week during which Remain-supporting Conservative MP Anna Soubry was called 120

January 12, 2019 7:09 AM Young woman killed by car 'travelling at speed' in south London

The suspected hit-and-run happened early on Saturday morning, and police are searching for the car and driver involved. She was struck by a car "travelling at speed" in the early hours of Saturday morning, and was pronounced dead at the scene. Detectives believe a dark-coloured VW - possibly a Golf - was involved. Police were called to the junction of Brixton 114

January 11, 2019 3:10 AM Craig McLachlan: Actor charged with assault and sex offences

Australian actor Craig McLachlan has been charged with one count of common assault and eight counts of indecent assault by police. The former Neighbours star, 53, was charged by a police sex crime unit in Melbourne. A spokesman for Mr McLachlan told local media: "Craig is innocent of these charges which will be vigorously defended." McLachlan is a veteran 127

January 9, 2019 7:54 PM M6 CLOSED: Why is the M6 shut tonight? How long will it be closed?

A “major incident” shut down the M6 in both directions near Stoke-on-Trent on Wednesday evening. Both northbound and southbound carriages of the M6 between junction 15 and junction 16 were closed because of the “ongoing police incident.” Staffordshire Police confirmed the southbound carriageway reopened at 7.30pm, but the northbound carriageway remains 305

January 9, 2019 10:01 AM BREXIT WARNING: British Airways owner's no-deal plans DO NOT WORK, says Brussels

EUROPEAN Union officials have warned British Airways’ owner IAG that plans to keep planes flying in the event of a no-deal Brexit do not work and risk seriously impacting the firm. IAG, which also owns Spanish carrier Iberia, is yet to carry out changes recommended by Brussels in order to navigate the challenges of Brexit which could see their planes 160

January 7, 2019 6:23 PM Stowaway found in school trip coach luggage compartment

A stowaway has been found in the luggage hold of a school coach returning from a ski trip to France. The man was discovered when pupils at St John's school in Marlborough, Wiltshire, returned from Alpe d'Huez at about 11:30 GMT on Saturday. He "emerged from the luggage compartment" when the driver unlocked it, the school said. However, one of the parents 115

January 7, 2019 3:53 PM London bloodbath: Man stabbed after fight at Stockwell bus station

A MAN has been stabbed after a fight at Stockwell bus station in London. Police said they found a man suffering from stab wounds in Binfield Road in south London. The 27-year-old has been taken to hospital in an unknown condition. A Met Police spokesman said: “Police were called at 1.35pm to Stockwell bus garage, SW4 to a report of a fight at the location 95