News

UK Rises To Fourth In World Wealth Chart

National News October 13, 2015 at 2:49 pm

The first decline in global wealth since 2008 is down to the strong dollar and weaker stock markets, a report says.

Becky Watts Jury Shown ‘Murder’ Scene

National News October 13, 2015 at 1:12 pm

Prosecutors allege the teenager was suffocated in her bedroom and dismembered in the bathroom of another Bristol home.

Mum And Boy’s Shooting Linked To Gangland Feud

National News October 13, 2015 at 11:46 am

Detectives believe the attack may be linked to the fall-out from the murder of Paul Massey, who was known as “Mr Big”, in July.

Police Increase Taser Use On Children

National News October 13, 2015 at 11:26 am

A policeman unholstered his Taser in front of a nine-year-old boy in one of 158 cases involving children under 16 last year.

Carey Mulligan Reveals New Daughter’s Name

National News October 13, 2015 at 10:39 am

The Suffragette star and her husband Marcus Mumford have kept quiet about the birth of their first baby until now.

Sharp Rise In Hate Crimes As Security Boosted

National News October 13, 2015 at 9:56 am

Extra funding is promised as police say the number of attacks on some minority groups in England and Wales rose by 18% last year.

Negative Inflation Returns As Food Costs Fall

National News October 13, 2015 at 9:41 am

Generous clothing discounts and falling food and fuel costs mean overall consumer prices are falling at an annual rate.

Final Royal Mail Sale A ‘Disgrace’ Says Union

National News October 13, 2015 at 9:30 am

The full privatisation of Royal Mail has been completed in a process that has proved controversial on many levels.

Mum And Son Shot In Doorway Of Salford Home

National News October 13, 2015 at 7:39 am

Police are investigating the “truly shocking” attack and want to establish whether it is linked to other shootings in the area.

Change In Recording Of Anti-Muslim Hate Crimes

National News October 13, 2015 at 3:01 am

Offences will be recorded as a separate category by police, bringing Islamophobia in line with anti-Semitic attacks.