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Man jailed for inciting violence on Facebook during riots

Thursday, 21 June, 2012 - 14:36

Mitchell Stancombe, 21-years-old, from Totton near Southampton, has been jailed for three years for inciting violence online during last summer's riots. He has been found... Read article

Umbrellas at the ready: Atlantic storm heading for UK

Thursday, 14 June, 2012 - 17:24

The Met Office is forecasting another unseasonable Atlantic storm to bring heavy rain and strong winds across the UK over the next few days. The heaviest rain is expected... Read article

Students protest after Australian primary school bans 'all physical contact'

Thursday, 14 June, 2012 - 16:37

TNT Magazine have reported that students at Mount Martha Primary School in Melbourne staged a protest after the decision was made to ban 'all physical contact' between... Read article

Accident closes Edgware Road

Wednesday, 13 June, 2012 - 17:35

Edgware Road was closed off temporarily this afternoon after a car crash left passengers trapped inside. The accident happened close to the McDonalds and Matalan stores, on... Read article

Rapist evades justice for 1 year after Eastenders plot prevented victim from reporting assault

Tuesday, 12 June, 2012 - 16:05

A man is facing jail after his eleven year old victim plucked up the courage to report a sexual assault one year after the incident. The case was concluded at the Old Bailey... Read article

Lorry fire on M5 near Bristol

Tuesday, 12 June, 2012 - 11:58

Severe delays have been reported on the M5 following a lorry fire in between junctions 18 and 19 on the Avonmouth Bridge, close to Bristol. Motorists have reported delays of... Read article

London City Airport evacuated due to fire alert

Monday, 11 June, 2012 - 14:48

London City Airport was temporarily evacuated this afternoon due to a fire alert. Passengers were ushered to the nearest fire exits, and many had to wait on the runway as... Read article

Tyne and Wear Metro workers on 24-hour strike over pay cuts

Thursday, 7 June, 2012 - 10:08

Metro workers in Tyne and Wear, who are members of the RMT union are today striking over proposed pay cuts. Metro contractor, DB Regio, has refused to alter a business model... Read article

Central Line suspended after flooding at Stratford

Wednesday, 6 June, 2012 - 16:03

The Central Line in currently suspended between Leytonstone and Bethnal Green due to flooding at Stratford. While they delays have provoked the usual outpourings of... Read article

Here comes the sun...and the burglars

Saturday, 2 June, 2012 - 16:00

A new study conducted by Aviva in Canada has revealed a dramatic increase to burglaries during the summer months. The research shows that the instance of burglaries during... Read article