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From TheJournal.ie False teeth, sanitary pads and cooking oils found in 64m giant fatberg discovered in UK Devon

False teeth, sanitary pads and cooking oils found in 64m giant fatberg discovered in UK

The fatberg was discovered under Sidmouth in Devon just before Christmas last year.

From TheJournal.ie 'Monster' 64m fatberg discovered blocking sewer in UK 2 Fat 2 Furious

'Monster' 64m fatberg discovered blocking sewer in UK

The mass, which is made up of oil, fat and wet wipes, is the largest-ever fatberg to have been discovered in Devon.

From TheJournal.ie 'An extremely dangerous terrorist': Antrim Royal Marine jailed for 18 years for making bombs Terrorism

'An extremely dangerous terrorist': Antrim Royal Marine jailed for 18 years for making bombs

CiarĂ¡n Maxwell (31), from Larne, manufactured large amounts of ammunition and explosives.

From TheJournal.ie Four directors prosecuted for 'culture of abuse' at UK care centres False Imprisonment

Four directors prosecuted for 'culture of abuse' at UK care centres

People with significant learning disabilities were detained in seclusion rooms which had no heating or toilet facilities.

From TheJournal.ie Extensive search underway for lynx which broke loose from Devon Zoo Appeal

Extensive search underway for lynx which broke loose from Devon Zoo

Flaviu managed to escape by chewing through a board in the wall of his new home.

From TheJournal.ie Toddler spends three days with the body of his dead mother Plymouth

Toddler spends three days with the body of his dead mother

It is understood this happened over last weekend.

From TheJournal.ie Police seeking witnesses after man dies in 'axe attack' Plymouth

Police seeking witnesses after man dies in 'axe attack'

The incident happened in the early hours of the morning.

From TheJournal.ie Man (26) arrested on suspicion of 'preparing for act of terrorism' Cornwall

Man (26) arrested on suspicion of 'preparing for act of terrorism'

The arrest was in relation to conflicts overseas.

From TheJournal.ie Twomey family tragedy used for garda training Road Safety

Twomey family tragedy used for garda training

Elber Twomey will also appear on the Saturday Night show tonight.

From TheJournal.ie 'I have forgiven him' - Cork woman opens up about crash that killed her young family Inspirational

'I have forgiven him' - Cork woman opens up about crash that killed her young family

“I have an army in heaven that kick my ass out of bed every morning.”

From TheJournal.ie Man dies trying to rescue his dog from a river Devon

Man dies trying to rescue his dog from a river

The 46-year-old entered the fast-flowing water after his dog, who escaped unharmed.

From TheJournal.ie Two men convicted of plot to kill singer Joss Stone Murder Plot

Two men convicted of plot to kill singer Joss Stone

“Apart from someone coming around to say someone is trying to kill me, it was a really nice day,” Stone told the court during a three-week trial last month.

From TheJournal.ie Woman killed by falling tree as Britain hit by storms Britain

Woman killed by falling tree as Britain hit by storms

The 21-year-old woman, who was living in a tent, was hit as a tree fell in heavy rains; two men were also injured.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Irish couple still fighting for life after crash that killed toddler Tragedy

Irish couple still fighting for life after crash that killed toddler

The Cork town where Con and Elber Twomey lived is in “deep shock” after the accident, the parish priest has said.

From TheJournal.ie Parents visit Irish couple injured in Torquay crash Road Deaths

Parents visit Irish couple injured in Torquay crash

The Irish couple lost their two-year-old son and unborn baby in the crash on Friday afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie UPDATE: Mother of Irish toddler killed in Devon road crash loses unborn baby Road Deaths

UPDATE: Mother of Irish toddler killed in Devon road crash loses unborn baby

Another man died in the incident which also left the boy’s parents critically injured in hospital. Attempts are being made to contact the family’s relatives in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Missing Irish weather buoy is found - 270 miles from home Recovery

Missing Irish weather buoy is found - 270 miles from home

A marine weather buoy was torn from its mooring during severe storms on December 10 – and showed up off Devon yesterday.

Woman who killed cat in microwave jailed for 168 days

Gina Robins, a 31-year-old English woman, showed little remorse over the incident.

Father of "ill-mannered" email bride hits back at "Miss Fancy Pants"

Upset father launches counter-attack on “snotty” mother-in-law.