May, 2011

Plates stolen from Wolverhampton war memorial

SHAMELESS thieves have stolen two metal plates bearing the names of dozens of war ...

Police officers disciplined over private snooping

ROGUE POLICE officers are using official police computer systems to snoop on their loved ...

Supermarkets support government crackdown on blue badge abuse

Following major reforms to the Blue Badge scheme announced earlier this year, seven major ...

Savers shunned by banks when looking for inflation-beating solutions for their savings

Now that no bank savings account in the UK can match boast inflation-beating credentials, ...

Salford Reds Go Green For World Record Attempt

The sportsmen joined the appeal to recycle clothes for World Environment Day – and ...

Birds make home in a traffic cone

THIS family of Great Tits have made an unlikely home underneath a traffic cone ...

Northerners More Stressed Than Southerners About Moving House

People living in the North of England get more stressed about moving home than ...

Charity shop finds almost £1500 in an old sofa

THERE can barely be a sofa in Britain that doesn’t have the odd penny ...

Good Hope Hospital hoaxer

A MAN has pleaded guilty to planting a hoax bomb at a hospital – ...

Sisters give birth on same day

TWO sisters have defied extraordinary odds after they both gave birth to baby girls ...

Long lost war medal returned

A LONG-lost First World War medal has been returned to its family home after ...

‘Yobot’ luggage handler

THIS futuristic contraption is believed to be the world’s first-ever robotic hotel luggage handler. ...

Pretty 25-year-old drops down dead

THE distraught family of a pretty 25-year-old who died suddenly have hit out at ...

Granny takes kids to school on a scooter

SCOOTERS on the school run are often a common sight, but here’s something you ...

111-year-old women celebrates birthday

ONE of the country’s oldest people celebrated their astonishing 111th birthday yesterday. Victoria Southam, ...

BLAME GAME A BIG MISTAKE

Football season injury table

MANCHESTER United have taken a lot of criticism in recent weeks, with many people ...

Chris Halliwall charged with murder

THE man accused of murdering Sian O’ Callaghan has appeared in court charged with ...

Mum finally gives birth after six mischarriages

A BRAVE mum  is celebrating the birth of her child after overcoming the heartbreaking ...

Vodka bet ends in man’s death

A MAN died after downing a bottle of vodka in a GBP200 bet with ...

Man convicted of smashing graves

A CONVICT has been jailed for causing over GBP100,000 worth of damage to gravestones ...

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