Son tells of horror at discovering his late mum had been swindled out of her £100K life-savings by postal scammers

February 27, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Son tells of horror at discovering his late mum had been swindled out of her £100K life-savings by postal scammers

Vicki Westwood, 81, was deluged with an average of 100 letters a week for SIX YEARS along with dozens of phone calls from fraudsters claiming she had won a cash prize. The vulnerable widow was persuaded to send money, supposedly for administrative fees, to dozens of fake companies with the promise she would receive her reward.

A husband and wife married for 60 years who died within just days of each are to be buried together in a DOUBLE COFFIN – holding hands

February 27, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
A husband and wife married for 60 years who died within just days of each are to be buried together in a DOUBLE COFFIN – holding hands Devoted Victor and Elsie Bower were teenage sweethearts who would cry when they had to spend time apart over their ...

Police apologise for LOSING old records on care home sex fiend who went on to RAPE three women

February 27, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Police apologise for LOSING old records on care home sex fiend who went on to RAPE three women Police have apologised for LOSING crime records of a triple rapist which could have stopped him at least five years ...

Homeowner shows there is cash in the attic by selling his loft space for £130,000

February 27, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Homeowner shows there is cash in the attic by selling his loft space for £130,000 The space was in a two-storey detached property in exclusive Kensington, London, that had previously been converted into flats. It ...

Hero soldier who lost his leg in Afghanistan has transformed himself into a competitive BODYBUILDER

February 26, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Hero soldier who lost his leg in Afghanistan has transformed himself into a competitive BODYBUILDER Hero soldier Mark Smith, 30, was lucky to survive after being shot twice and had to have his entire right ...

Mass search for missing teen Becky Watts as friend reveals last text sent nine minutes before she vanished

February 25, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Mass search for missing teen Becky Watts as friend reveals last text sent nine minutes before she vanished Courtney Bicker sent a regular greeting to the 16-year-old – who read the message but did not reply – last ...

New £440,000,000 super hospital issues patients with HANDBELLS to attract attention – including 84-year-old who cannot pick it up

February 25, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
New £440,000,000 super hospital issues patients with HANDBELLS to attract attention – including 84-year-old who cannot pick it up

The state-of-the-art unit opened in May but 23 clinical rooms – used when there is a lack of other beds – are still without a proper electronic patient alert system. Patients have been issued with metal handbells to attract attention, including dementia patient Molly Goddard, 84, who was rushed to hospital after breaking her hip.


Boy, 7, tipped as next Rory McIlroy…. despite being allergic to the SUN

February 25, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Boy, 7, tipped as next Rory McIlroy…. despite being allergic to the SUN Cute Ben Brown is hot stuff on the fairways and greens – despite suffering from solar urticaria that only allows ...

Landlandy seeks little girl who dropped heart-breaking letter to her dead father.

February 25, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Landlandy seeks little girl who dropped heart-breaking letter to her dead father. The heart-rending note was written by a child called Summer but there are no other clues to who she is, ...

A traumatised shopkeeper has made a desperate appeal to catch two thugs who stormed his shop and BIT HIM on the head

February 23, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
A traumatised shopkeeper has made a desperate appeal to catch two thugs who stormed his shop and BIT HIM on the head Kanapathipillai Thivakaran, 40, was attacked as he re-stocked his off licence in the early hours of the morning. The young ...

Boxing fan mysteriously disappears after going to watch bout in Monaco

February 24, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Boxing fan mysteriously disappears after going to watch bout in Monaco Michael Graydon, 29, jetted out to the tax haven to watch a high profile fight with his close friend, Adrian ...

Mum tells of horror when her car was rammed at a safari park – by a horny RHINO who mistook the 4×4 for a female

February 24, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Mum tells of horror when her car was rammed at a safari park – by a horny RHINO who mistook the 4×4 for a female Vicky Liggins, 29, said she feared for her life after the three tonne beast smashed into her Mitsubishi Warrior causing ...

Abandoned dog found crying at Eastbourne Railway Station has been rehomed – with his ORIGINAL family

February 24, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Abandoned dog found crying at Eastbourne Railway Station has been rehomed – with his ORIGINAL family There was outrage yesterday (Tues) after an abandoned dog found ‘weeping’ outside a train station was returned to his owners. ...

Artist re-creates eerie reconstruction of Richard III bones – as a CAKE

February 23, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Artist re-creates eerie reconstruction of Richard III bones – as a CAKE German artist Annabel De Vetten, 42, sculpted the eerily realistic 3ft-wide dessert from a single slab of chocolate sponge.

Flag enthusiast apologises after flying Nazi SWASTIKA outside his home – claiming he had no idea what it was

February 24, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Flag enthusiast apologises after flying Nazi SWASTIKA outside his home – claiming he had no idea what it was

Martin Baker, 54, hoisted the red and black Waffen SS flag on his flagpole on Friday and sparked instant outrage on social media. But the grandad-of-two, who has more than 100 flags in his collection, insisted he had not recognised one of the most hated of all symbols.

Two-year-old girl scarred for life after rare allergic reaction burns to Savlon plaster – designed to prevent SCARRING

February 23, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Two-year-old girl scarred for life after rare allergic reaction burns to Savlon plaster – designed to prevent SCARRING A two-year-old girl could be scarred for life after suffering an allergic reaction to a plaster – designed to PREVENT ...

Brave boy battles rare childhood cancer by dressing as THE HULK

February 23, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Brave boy battles rare childhood cancer by dressing as THE HULK

Brave Callum Peers, five, wore a special suit straight from the superhero’s wardrobe to take on a lethal strain of childhood cancer neuroblastoma. The cast held his body in place during weeks of radiotherapy as his parents nervously waited to see if he was strong enough to survive.

Mum-of-two hounded out of her flat for being WHITE after racist yobs daub graffiti on door and post notes telling her this “flat is for blacks only”

February 20, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Mum-of-two hounded out of her flat for being WHITE after racist yobs daub graffiti on door and post notes telling her this “flat is for blacks only” A mum-of-two has been driven out of her own home after being targeted by racist yobs who terrorised her – ...

Rundown property near the Queen to be transformed by billionaire brothers into one of UK’s finest homes – worth £70 MILLION

February 20, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Rundown property near the Queen to be transformed by billionaire brothers into one of UK’s finest homes – worth £70 MILLION A badly rundown mansion near the Queen is set to be transformed into one of London’s finest four-bedroom homes – ...

Historian unearths previously UNKNOWN Sherlock Holmes story by Conan Doyle – which he wrote to save a bridge

February 20, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Historian unearths previously UNKNOWN Sherlock Holmes story by Conan Doyle – which he wrote to save a bridge The wooden bridge in the Scottish town of Selkirk was destroyed by the great flood of 1902 and locals organised ...

Cute three-year-old becomes an internet sensation after more 15 MILLION people watch video of her kick-ass karate moves

February 19, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Cute three-year-old becomes an internet sensation after more 15 MILLION people watch video of her kick-ass karate moves Super cute Sophie Wong shows her pint-sized power with impressive karate poses in the 80 second clip that has since ...