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April 17, 2018 2:58 PM Vintage motors enthral visitors

DOZENS of vintage car enthusiasts rolled up to enjoy a classic car event in Southend. A fleet of impressive cars from years gone by filled the seafront on Sunday as part of a classic car show. The event attracted a range of residents, visitors and their families who wanted to get up close to the stunning vehicles. The classic car show was held by the Southend 10

April 16, 2018 9:45 PM Ant McPartlin ‘truly sorry’ for drink-driving

TV presenter hopes for ‘forgiveness’ after car crash earns £86,000 fine TV presenter Ant McPartlin has said he is “truly sorry” for drink-driving and, according to his lawyer, hopes in time “he might be forgiven”. The 42-year-old was fined £86,000 at Wimbledon Magistrates’ Court yesterday – said to be the biggest penalty ever imposed for drink-driving 8

April 16, 2018 6:10 PM Thieves stole fuel from highways depot

THIEVES stole 150 litres of fuel from vehicles parked at a North Yorkshire highways depot. Police said several people entered the depot at Hopper Hill Road, Eastfield, Scarborough, on Sunday, March 4, at about 2pm and made a number of trips from the depot back to the junction of Taylor Way and Seamer Carr Road. They stole about 150 litres of fuel from three 7

April 16, 2018 4:07 PM There’s a car crash on BBC News whilst they’re covering Ant McPartlin’s drink-driving story

On BBC News they’re covering TV presenter Ant McPartlin’s drink driving story. The star is appearing at Wimbledon Magistrates’ Court. There’s a car crash in the background: In court, McPartlin, 42, was ordered to pay £86,000 after pleading guilty to drink driving – the fine is means tested and based on disposable income. He was banned from driving 5

April 16, 2018 9:01 AM Teenager caught speeding while high on cannabis loses his licence

A TEENAGER who drove over the speed limit while on drugs has been fined £254 for drug-driving and £169 for speeding. James Cooper, 19, of Cricklade Road pleaded guilty to driving along Thamesdown Drive at 64mph with 6.3microgrammes of cannabis per litre of blood in his system - three times the legal limit. The offence occurred at around 9.45pm on January

April 15, 2018 8:27 AM Cars belonging to same family set alight in arson attack

THREE cars belonging to the same family were set alight in a suspected arson attack in the early hours. The family arrived home from a night out to find their vehicles were on fire. Emergency services were called to cottages off Manchester Road in Blackrod at around 2.45am. Crews from Bolton Central Fire Station attended and quickly asked for another

April 13, 2018 3:26 PM Will Ferrell taken to hospital after car accident

Anchorman star Will Ferrell has been taken to hospital after a car accident in California that left one person critically injured. The actor was travelling on a motorway in Orange County when the crash happened. Captain Larry Kurtz of the Orange County Fire Authority told the Press Association: “It happened at 10.55 last night on the northbound 5 freeway 8

April 10, 2018 9:31 AM Arizona plane crash: Flight plunges into golf course in fireball killing all on board

A PLANE has crashed into an Arizona golf course, bursting into flames and killing all on board. The plane plummeted into Scottsdale Champions Golf Course, shortly after takeoff from Scottsdale Airport, which is located north of the course. More than half a dozen emergency vehicles rushed to the scene but Scottsdale Police said none of the six people 44

April 9, 2018 7:07 PM Arizona deploys first 225 National Guard members to Mexico border

Arizona deployed its first 225 National Guard members to the Mexican border on Monday after President Donald Trump ordered thousands of troops to the frontier region to combat drug trafficking and illegal immigration. "The Arizona National Guard will deploy 225 members of the Guard today to support border security measures," the state militia said in a statement 4

April 9, 2018 3:30 PM Indian school bus plunges into gorge, 'killing 27 children'

At least 30 people, most of them children, have died after a school bus fell into a gorge in a mountainous region of India, officials say. Most of the passengers were below the age of 10, police said. The bus driver and two teachers were also killed in the accident on Monday evening. Road accidents are common in India, often due to poor driving or badly 6