National News

Post Office and subpostmasters agree £58m settlement in IT case

National News December 11, 2019 at 3:33 pm

The Post Office will pay almost £58m to former subpostmasters over an IT system which allegedly led to some going bankrupt and others being prosecuted for offences like fraud.

Eleven women rescued during raids on brothels

National News December 11, 2019 at 2:47 pm

Eleven women have been rescued from several brothels that were raided by police in Luton.

Mystery as ‘hundreds’ of birds found dead in road in Wales

National News December 11, 2019 at 1:02 pm

Hundreds of birds have been found dead in a road in Anglesey in Wales.

Two arrested on suspicion of murdering man, 72, in his home

National News December 11, 2019 at 12:40 pm

A man and a woman have been arrested on suspicion of murdering an elderly man in his home in Sutton Coldfield.

Liverpool owner on board plane that skidded off airport runway

National News December 11, 2019 at 12:36 pm

Liverpool co-owner Mike Gordon was on board a private jet that skidded off the runway at John Lennon Airport on Wednesday.

Thieves steal 600 children’s presents from Santa grotto

National News December 11, 2019 at 11:45 am

Around 600 wrapped children’s Christmas presents have been stolen from a community Santa’s grotto in Bristol.

Photo of boy on hospital floor hit with fake news claims

National News December 11, 2019 at 10:18 am

The editor of a newspaper accused of fake news over the image of a boy lying on a hospital floor during treatment has stepped in to calm his readers’ fears.

Supercuts rescue deal close to salvaging 1,000 jobs

National News December 11, 2019 at 10:14 am

Approximately 1,000 jobs are being salvaged at one of Britain’s largest chains of hair salons after a rescue deal was struck with administrators.

Revealed: Castle and footballer’s mansion among the most-viewed homes for sale

National News December 11, 2019 at 10:04 am

From a Premier League footballer’s mansion to a Game of Thrones-esque castle – this year’s top five most-viewed properties have been revealed.

Prince Andrew accuser: ‘I’m not suicidal, in case something happens to me’

National News December 11, 2019 at 9:07 am

Virginia Roberts Giuffre has said she is “not suicidal” in case something happens to her because “many evil people” want her silenced.