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Police reveal details of Bradley Welsh murder suspect

19th April 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this sitePolice have released a description of a man suspected of killing Trainspotting 2 actor Bradley Welsh who was shot on his doorstep. The 48-year-old father was killed with a shot to the head as he walked down the stairs to his Edinburgh flat on Wednesday. Police believe Mr […]

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Man, 74, shot with crossbow while trying to fix satellite dish

19th April 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site A man is fighting for his life after being shot with a crossbow outside his home. The unnamed 74-year-old was trying to fix a faulty satellite dish in the early hours of Friday morning when he was attacked on the outskirts of Holyhead, according to North Wales […]

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Labour deletes 'happy Passover' post after backlash

19th April 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site By Aubrey Allegretti, political reporter Labour is facing a call to apologise for wishing Jews a “happy Passover” with a graphic including a loaf of bread. The week-long festival is celebrated annually in Judaism, during which observers are prohibited from eating leaven – a substance used to […]

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UKIP deputy criticises leader for defending candidate's rape remark

19th April 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site By Aubrey Allegretti, political reporter A row has erupted at the centre of UKIP over one of the party’s election candidates refusing to apologise for saying he “wouldn’t even rape” a Labour MP. Deputy leader Mike Hookem criticised leader Gerard Batten for defending the remark, calling it […]

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Extinction Rebellion: 715 arrests as protests enter sixth day

19th April 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this sitePolice have arrested more than 715 climate change protesters as demonstrations across the capital enter their sixth day. A Metropolitan Police spokesman said that so far 28 people have been charged following disruption at Marble Arch, Oxford Circus, Waterloo Bridge and Parliament Square. On Friday, police dismantled the pink […]

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Extinction Rebellion: Mood 'shifts' as police carry away protesters

19th April 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site By Sharon Marris, news reporter Police have begun carrying activists away from one of the climate change protests blocking parts of central London. Extinction Rebellion, the group behind the protests, tweeted: “The police have started to make arrests in Oxford Circus after we finished reading out our […]

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Lyra McKee: 'A journalist of courage, style and integrity'

19th April 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this siteLyra McKee has been described as a journalist of courage, style and integrity – traits that saw her take to the streets on Thursday night to witness the unrest in Londonderry. Shortly after tweeting a photo of the disturbances in Creggan, she was fatally shot by a gunman […]

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Killing Eve's Jodie Comer: 'A fan asked me to strangle her'

19th April 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site By Catherine Newman, news reporter Killing Eve star Jodie Comer has said a female fan once asked if she would strangle her. The 26-year-old actress, who plays psychopathic assassin Villanelle in the hit series, revealed she has received some bizarre requests from fans after taking on the […]

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Record £785m paid out by pet insurers last year

19th April 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site A record £785m was paid out by pet insurers in 2018 as increasingly sophisticated treatments pushed up costs. The average claim rose £36 to £793 but the average premium fell for the first time in eight years – to £279 from £281 a year earlier. The figures […]

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Two women die after being pulled from sea off Aberdeen beach

19th April 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site Two women have died after being pulled from the sea off Aberdeen beach in the early hours of Friday morning. Emergency services were called to the Esplanade at 12.40am following a report that two females were in the water. They were rescued by the RNLI inshore lifeboat […]

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