Paul Gascoigne appeared at Dudley Magistrates charged with making racist joke about black security guard

June 29, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Paul Gascoigne leaving Dudley Magistrates Court, West Midlands, this morning, June 29 (SWNS)

The 49-year-old is accused of making the offensive remark when he spotted a black security guard in a corner of the stage and said he “could not tell if he is smiling.” The troubled star had originally been told he would not be prosecuted for the statement he made at the Civic Hall in Wolverhampton on November 30 last year.

‘Crocodile’ spotted washed up at london docks

June 29, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
The terrifying deadly creature aka, the rope (SWNS)

Passers-by and local workers panicked after thinking there was a crocodile basking on a floating pontoon on the Thames, yards away from where children were paddling. Horrified City worker Ben snapped a picture of the posible predator as he took a break from his Canary Wharf office job, to stroll with a colleague, yesterday lunchtime.

West London hospital to become the first in the country to give baby boxes of essentials to new parents

June 29, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
New style baby box (SWNS)

The west London hospital is the first in the country to give new mums ‘baby boxes’ – filled with nappies, clothes and other necessities. Heavy-duty boxes being handed out by Queen Charlotte’s and Chelsea Hospital also double as a crib.

Ten-year-old died from “overwhelming” blood poisoning after specialist nurse ignored national guidelines while changing feeding tube

June 28, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Phoebe Willis (Bristol Post / SWNS)

Tragic Phoebe Willis screamed in pain and started bleeding when Carrie Anne Nash pushed the tube in despite feeling something blocking its way, a jury was told. Nash, 34, a paediatric specialist, then ignored a series of ‘red flag’ indicators and sent the youngster home, it was heard.

Friends dressed as Batman and Robin rescue kite surfer in trouble

June 28, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

David Schneider and Derren Guile, both 40, were kayaking in their costumes for a Superhero Paddle when they spotted the victim being dragged across the beach and into the English Channel. The pair paddled over to the man who was struggling to take control of the kite at Shoreham Beach, West Sussex, who looked ‘gobsmacked’ to be being rescued by the two superheroes.

Couple turn heads by taking their four foot long monitor LIZARD for walkies on a lead

June 28, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
(Tristan Potter / SWNS)

Animal lovers John Robinson, 60, and his wife Pauline, 57, can regularly be seen taking a stroll with giant reptile Bow on the streets of Loughborough, Leics. They take the 8kg (17lb) beast to the local park and down the shops before returning home where he likes to curl up on the sofa or by the fire to watch TV.

Britain’s worst pedophiles convicted of historic abuse of young boy

June 27, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Douglas Slade (left) and Christopher Skeaping (right) (SWNS)

Ex-Navy chief Douglas Slade, 74, and racing driver Christopher Skeaping, 71, were members of the notorious Paedophile Information Exchange (PIE). The pro-paedophile activist network openly campaigned for legal sex between adults and children in the 1970s and 80s, and wanted the age of consent to be axed or lowered.

Pensioner left heartbroken after thieves steal mobile phone containing last text sent by wife before she died saying ‘I love you’

June 27, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
The last photo of Jim Sharp and his late wife Susan (Hull Daily Mail / SWNS)

Widower Jim Sharp, 75, was taking his dog for a walk when a thief smashed in his car window and snatched his phone from inside. Not only did the phone have the last message his wife of 42 years Susan sent him but selfies of them together enjoying their last holiday.

Discount shop huge success after selling everyday essentials from just 10p

June 27, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Niftie’s was a massive success last week, after almost completely selling out of stock – with the most expensive items being just 70p. Now owners Nathaniel and Bethany Richards reckon their store, in Dover, Kent, could become a permanent fixture after they managed to secure more super-cheap stock.

Record-breaking 1960 Fiat set to sell for more than £1 million

June 27, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
(Piotr Degler / Degler Studio / SWNS)

The Abarth 1000 Bialbero Record Car “La Principessa” is one of the most remarkable designs ever conceived by Italian firm Pininfarina. Built by the legendary coachbuilder on behalf of Fiat-Abarth, the ultra-streamline machine was just 1.2-metre high and has a drag co-efficient of just 0.20.

Dad diagnosed his cancer on Google after GPs mistook his symptoms for a YEAR

June 24, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Kevin Everett (Hull Daily Mail / SWNS)

Kevin Everett’s doctors suspected asthma, bronchitis and sleep apnoea when he visited them complaining of wheezing and problems with his sinuses. After his condition worsened, a desperate Kevin, of Hull, East Yorks., took to Google to search for symptoms of his condition – and discovered on the NHS Choices website that he had nasopharyngeal cancer.

Future Plans Look Bright for Architects

June 24, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Following a period of consistent growth and expansion, Architects Practice, Lippe Architects, based in Inverurie and Aberdeen are changing their company branding to reflect the scale of the company and the expanding services it offers to clients as it approaches 33 years in business. As part of this growth and reacting to demand from clients,…

New online recruitment firm secures funding and plans ambitious growth targets

June 24, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Revolutionary new online recruitment firm – Talendrone – is aiming to generate income for more than 10,000 UK recruiters after securing a £350,000 investment from Finance Yorkshire. The company was founded by IT specialist and entrepreneur Aman Sood in 2015 and specialises in recruitment in the IT sector. Aman explained “As technology has advanced, the…

Former police driver who has been driving for almost 40 years has been forced to put his L plates back on

June 23, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Sidney Iliffe, 56, sent off his paper and photo-card licences to register his new address when he moved house but claims he was sent back a provisional one by mistake. He wrote to the government agency to complain about the mix-up but was told there were no records of him ever passing a test, which he took aged 18 in 1978.

Shocking footage appears to show live fox cubs being thrown to the pack of fox hounds

June 23, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
A live cub is taken towards the kennels (LACS/SWNS)

The helpless animals were thrown to the dogs as part of an alleged illegal training exercise to teach the hounds how to hunt and kill foxes. The video, taken with hidden cameras positioned outside the kennels, show four live fox cubs kept in a cage at the South Herefordshire Hunt kennels.

Pensioner fighting for his life after being involved in a horror crash with a car being driven by his WIFE

June 23, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Bob Withy, 66, had been travelling along a flooded road in Hook Norton, Oxon, when he smashed into his wife’s oncoming vehicle last Monday (13/6). Emergency services rushed to the scene just after 4pm where they found one of the vehicles dangling perilously over a precipice just metres above a lake.

JobAdder Powers Ahead with UK Expansion

June 23, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Recruitment software platform JobAdder has established a presence in Scotland, fuelled by strategy to continue growth in the UK.