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'Significant' cluster in Wales linked to coach trip that included passengers who were awaiting test results
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'Significant' cluster in Wales linked to coach trip that included passengers who were awaiting test results

Sep 17th 2020, 7:31 PM 40,628 Views 19 Comments

The group were on a trip to Doncaster Races but did not have tickets and did not enter the site, instead visiting a number of pubs.

'I’m not very happy about talking to you': Boris Johnson's visit to flood victims went about as expected
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'I’m not very happy about talking to you': Boris Johnson's visit to flood victims went about as expected

Nov 13th 2019, 12:26 PM 37,056 Views 15 Comments

There was quite a lot of anger towards the UK Prime Minister.

One of Britain’s worst paedophiles stabbed to death in prison
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One of Britain’s worst paedophiles stabbed to death in prison

Oct 14th 2019, 8:48 PM 48,822 Views 63 Comments

Richard Huckle was given 22 life sentences in 2016 for an unprecedented number of offences against children.

Valverde and Martin drop out of rain-hit world road race
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Valverde and Martin drop out of rain-hit world road race

Sep 29th 2019, 3:02 PM 5,651 Views 12 Comments

Conditions are miserable in Yorkshire.

Four men killed and teenage girl in critical condition after Leeds crash
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Four men killed and teenage girl in critical condition after Leeds crash

Jun 30th 2018, 2:54 PM 16,787 Views 5 Comments

Police are appealing for information on the crash.

Man jailed for life over murder of his former partner's daughter at Aldi supermarket
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Man jailed for life over murder of his former partner's daughter at Aldi supermarket

Mar 15th 2018, 4:05 PM 52,570 Views 17 Comments

“This was a cold-blooded and public execution, carried out for the purpose of revenge.”

'Amazing, beautiful and a lovely person': Husband's tribute to woman killed in Aldi supermarket
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'Amazing, beautiful and a lovely person': Husband's tribute to woman killed in Aldi supermarket

Dec 23rd 2017, 10:24 AM 43,717 Views 0 Comments

30-year-old Jodie Louise Willsher, who worked at the store, died in the attack.

Teenage girl gets life for manslaughter of seven-year-old Katie Rough
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Teenage girl gets life for manslaughter of seven-year-old Katie Rough

Nov 24th 2017, 9:23 PM 36,102 Views 33 Comments

The defendant denied murder but admitted manslaughter due to diminished responsibility.

Two jailed over high-speed road race that killed four people
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Two jailed over high-speed road race that killed four people

May 19th 2017, 2:31 PM 15,137 Views 16 Comments

11 defendants who watched the race were also sentenced today.

Man who has to inform police if he plans to have sex loses appeal
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Man who has to inform police if he plans to have sex loses appeal

Aug 19th 2016, 8:40 PM 33,222 Views 0 Comments

John O’Neill wanted his Sexual Risk Order to be overturned.

Five people injured in UK helicopter crash
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Five people injured in UK helicopter crash

Jul 17th 2016, 7:23 PM 15,813 Views 8 Comments

The crash happened this afternoon at Breighton Aerodrome in Yorkshire.

"A 21st Century Good Samaritan": Jo Cox remembered at church service in her hometown
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"A 21st Century Good Samaritan": Jo Cox remembered at church service in her hometown

Jun 19th 2016, 1:25 PM 17,792 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, a record-breaking fundraiser for the MP raised £600,000 in just two days

British Labour MP Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed on the street
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British Labour MP Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed on the street

Jun 16th 2016, 5:17 PM 136,294 Views 236 Comments

A man was also injured in the incident.

You can buy this entire village - including pub, petrol station and 43 houses - for €25 million
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You can buy this entire village - including pub, petrol station and 43 houses - for €25 million

Apr 9th 2016, 6:00 PM 40,282 Views 21 Comments

West Heslerton was owned by the same family for 150 years. But now the last owner is gone, and she had no heir…

Man dies after car plunges off motorway into river
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Man dies after car plunges off motorway into river

Mar 28th 2016, 12:45 PM 18,234 Views 6 Comments

The incident happened at about 6.30am this morning.

A radio host pranked his co-worker by reading out curse words 'on air' and she FREAKED
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A radio host pranked his co-worker by reading out curse words 'on air' and she FREAKED

Mar 11th 2016, 8:08 AM 7,162 Views 4 Comments

“ALEX. ALEX, YOU CAN’T. ALEX!”

Massive explosion completely destroys house
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Massive explosion completely destroys house

Feb 19th 2016, 10:26 AM 19,391 Views 25 Comments

At least one person is dead.

Yorkshire town split in two as bridge collapses in storm
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Yorkshire town split in two as bridge collapses in storm

Dec 29th 2015, 8:20 PM 32,872 Views 32 Comments

“The situation is serious and there is a significant risk to life.”

27 students mysteriously take ill at a school in England
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27 students mysteriously take ill at a school in England

Nov 11th 2015, 4:55 PM 33,274 Views 24 Comments

Emergency services attended the scene, while some of the pupils were taken to hospital.

Superhero funeral held for seven-year-old boy who died on building site
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Superhero funeral held for seven-year-old boy who died on building site

Aug 11th 2015, 7:08 PM 22,778 Views 10 Comments

“His smile could light up a room.”

Tour operator apologises to parents of children killed by faulty boiler
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Tour operator apologises to parents of children killed by faulty boiler

May 17th 2015, 7:16 PM 22,745 Views 16 Comments

Christianne and Robert Shepherd died from carbon monoxide poisoning in 2006.

Cut the music: Police bust illegal karaoke website
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Cut the music: Police bust illegal karaoke website

Mar 13th 2015, 6:00 PM 11,928 Views 14 Comments

They were hosting a large number of copyrighted files.

Body of newborn baby girl found in wheelie bin
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Body of newborn baby girl found in wheelie bin

Dec 2nd 2014, 7:43 AM 17,434 Views 27 Comments

Police have issued an urgent appeal for help in tracing her mother.

Rotherham victim: 'I was a child and they should have stepped in...I will never forget'
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Rotherham victim: 'I was a child and they should have stepped in...I will never forget'

Aug 27th 2014, 8:33 AM 17,315 Views 76 Comments

Victims of the Rotherham gangs have said that the current investigations are “too late”.

Google had an epic NSFW mix-up with an innocent English village
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# Cock-up

Google had an epic NSFW mix-up with an innocent English village

Aug 11th 2014, 8:19 PM 4,453 Views 0 Comments

Poor Skellow.

Here's the large mashed potato spill that caused traffic chaos on a UK road
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# Smash

Here's the large mashed potato spill that caused traffic chaos on a UK road

Jun 22nd 2014, 5:00 PM 5,894 Views 3 Comments

*insert potato pun here*

We don't like cricket* but we love this brilliant two-man catch
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We don't like cricket* but we love this brilliant two-man catch

Jun 7th 2014, 11:26 AM 3,404 Views 10 Comments

*Actually, we do like cricket.

Crufts winner 'Xena' among five chihuahuas nabbed by dog snatchers
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Crufts winner 'Xena' among five chihuahuas nabbed by dog snatchers

Apr 12th 2014, 12:24 PM 16,229 Views 40 Comments

Police in Yorkshire say that the owners of the dogs are “desperate to find them”.

Lucas Radebe part of consortium bidding to buy stake in Leeds United
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Lucas Radebe part of consortium bidding to buy stake in Leeds United

Nov 20th 2013, 11:16 PM 2,940 Views 4 Comments

The former club captain has submitted official interested in the acquisition and says it would be a ‘dream’.

MEP abruptly ends interview after denying phrase "Bongo Bongo Land" is racist
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MEP abruptly ends interview after denying phrase "Bongo Bongo Land" is racist

Aug 7th 2013, 8:47 PM 16,243 Views 87 Comments

“Off you go, I can’t be bothered with you”, UKIP politician Godfrey Bloom tells Channel 4′s Krishnan Guru Murthy.

Far-right protesters turn up at mosque, worshippers give them tea
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Far-right protesters turn up at mosque, worshippers give them tea

May 29th 2013, 1:15 PM 52,411 Views 81 Comments

Supporters of the English Defence League were unexpectedly met with tea and biscuits as they turned up at the mosque in York, England.

British police probe death of artist David Hockney's assistant
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British police probe death of artist David Hockney's assistant

Mar 18th 2013, 1:18 PM 12,302 Views 4 Comments

Police said the 23-year-old died in mysterious circumstances but that there were no signs of violence.

Lock steady: New boy Denton warming to life with European champions Leinster
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Lock steady: New boy Denton warming to life with European champions Leinster

Sep 24th 2012, 6:39 PM 1,458 Views 0 Comments

The Irish-qualified second-row played his first full game for Joe Schmidt’s side at the weekend and now has Connacht in his sights.

Man rings 999 to report a fight - in Eastenders
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Man rings 999 to report a fight - in Eastenders

Jan 13th 2012, 3:54 PM 8,728 Views 12 Comments

Police in England have revealed some of the most pointless phone calls made to 999 in the past month – including a woman who wanted them to give her number to Mark Wahlberg…

Double murderer to be extradited to the UK
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Double murderer to be extradited to the UK

Aug 4th 2011, 5:51 PM 416 Views 4 Comments

Ioan Thomas, formerly known as Ian Kentzer, pleaded guilty to two murders in 1991 but violated his release conditions.

Mullingar man takes inaugural Deca Ironman crown
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Mullingar man takes inaugural Deca Ironman crown

Jun 13th 2011, 9:57 AM 2,724 Views 5 Comments

Gerry Duffy was one of only three men to finish the course – swimming 24 miles, cycling 1120 miles, then running for 262.

3.6-magnitude earthquake strikes North Yorkshire
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3.6-magnitude earthquake strikes North Yorkshire

Jan 4th 2011, 9:43 AM 4,344 Views 0 Comments

Small tremor recorded in northern England just after 9pm yesterday.