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July 17, 2018 8:44 AM Cyclist, 15, in critical condition after collision with car

A TEENAGE boy is in a critical condition in hospital after he was involved in a collision with a car while riding his bike in the Selby district. A black Volkswagen Passat and a white BMX style bike being ridden by a 15-year-old boy collided on the A19 near Eggborough Power Station at around 9.15pm on Monday, North Yorkshire Police said. The young cyclist 9

July 16, 2018 3:37 PM Father's heartache after post-mortem finds teen died of blood clot

A post-mortem examination has revealed that the Radcliffe schoolboy died of a blood clot. His father Stephen Platt wants to make people aware of the symptoms his son experienced to try and prevent similar deaths, after receiving the post-mortem findings last Thursday. The 48-year-old, who lives in Cobden Street, Radcliffe, said: "We were told it is very rare for someone 7

July 16, 2018 3:29 PM Birmingham blogger fat-shamed by Instagram troll

A popular blogger has been fat-shamed by an Instagram troll who photoshopped an image of her in a swimsuit to look slimmer. Emma Conway, 40, known as brummymummyof2, took a screenshot of the post and created new ones "rocking her size 18" figure on Saturday. The YouTuber said she was not "perfect or slim" and was backed by thousands of her followers 7

July 16, 2018 9:15 AM World Cup 2018: Tube station named Gareth Southgate

A London Underground station has been temporarily named after England's football manager. Southgate Tube station was rebranded Gareth Southgate station from Monday morning for 48 hours, after the squad finished fourth in the World Cup. It was England's best result since 1990 when they also lost in the semi-final. "We're delighted to be able to show our appreciation 7

July 15, 2018 2:44 PM Wimbledon 2018: GB's Jack Draper beaten by Tseng Chun-hsin in boys' final

Britain's Jack Draper lost to Taiwanese top seed Tseng Chun-hsin in a gripping boys' singles final at Wimbledon. Draper, hoping to become the first British boys' champion since 1962, was beaten 6-1 6-7 (2-7) 6-4 by fellow 16-year-old Tseng. Watched by a packed Court One, who were vocal in support for the young Briton, Draper gave himself hope by taking 9

July 15, 2018 10:36 AM Seasons Scaffolding decided to celebrate England's World Cup heroics in a colourful way

But as England headed into their final game against Belgium on Saturday which they lost 2-0, the scaffolding company added our opponent’s colours to the eight-storey block of flats. Steve Eason, director of Seasons Scaffolding, said: “We still had third place and a bronze medal to play for, which I think a lot of people were forgetting. “They have done us proud 9

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

July 13, 2018 8:43 PM Toddler fights for life after van crash on Birmingham parkland

Police say two people have been arrested in connection with the incident as the young boy remains "very poorly" in hospital. Police believe the vehicle struck the 19-month-old just before midday at Sarehole Mill in Billesley before emergency services arrived and took the boy to hospital with a "critical head injury". A 30-year-old man and a 26-year-old 8

July 13, 2018 5:04 PM Stig of the Dump author Clive King, who went to school in Rochester, dies

The author of classic children's book Stig of the Dump has died aged 94. Clive King was born Surrey but moved to Ash, near Dartford, when he was young, attending King's School in Rochester from 1933 to 1941. He later moved to Norfolk, where he lived until his death on Tuesday, but his most famous book cemented his connections to the county. Stig of the Dump, which 8