Mum’s plea after seagull steals dog from back garden

A distraught dog owner has appealedf for help after a seagull swooped down and snatched her miniature Chihuahua from her garden. Becca Hill, 24, of Paignton in Devon, is hoping her four-year-old dog, named Gizmo, will be found alive. She told Devon Live: ‘My partner was in the garden putting the washing out at the […]

WATCH: Boris dodges the same question 26 times

Boris Johnson has dodged questions about a ‘staged’ photograph with his girlfriend as he took questions during a live radio phone-in. An image of the former London mayor with Carrie Symonds appeared on the front pages of the British newspapers on Tuesday morning. The couple first hit the headlines last week after neighbours called the […]

Instagram vows to delete all ‘graphic’ self-harm images

Instagram has pledged to remove all graphic images of self-harm from its social media platform. The move comes after the father of 14-year-old Molly Russell, who took her own life in 2017, said Instagram had “helped kill” his daughter. Molly’s family discovered she had been viewing graphic images of self-harm on the site prior to […]

Tragedy as four children die in horror house fire

Four children have died following a house fire in Staffordshire. Two adults and another child are being treated in hospital following the blaze in Sycamore Lane, in the Highfields area of Stafford. Their injuries are not believed to be life threatening. Emergency services told 89.7 Bay they rushed to the scene at 2.40am on Tuesday morning. […]

First snow of 2019 hits Britain as temperatures plunge

Snow has hit the length and breadth of Britain. Several millimetres of the white stuff fell in a matter of minutes in Buckinghamshire all the way up to Newcastle-upon-Tyne and Edinburgh. Forecasters warned some roads and railway lines were likely to be affected with longer journey times expected by bus and train, causing social media […]

Man’s body found after house explodes in England

A man has died after a house collapsed following an explosion in Hampshire. His body was found after the blast at around 2.30am on Thursday in Andover. Witnesses described hearing a ‘huge clap of thunder’ as they said one building was destroyed and another suffered severe damage during the incident. Neighbouring properties were evacuated. Gas […]