UK News

Netherlands 0-1 England

[ad_1] Jesse Lingard’s goal was his first for England in nine appearances Jesse Lingard’s first international goal extended England’s unbeaten run to seven games and gave them a deserved friendly victory against the Netherlands in Amsterdam. Lingard made the decisive contribution just before the hour, arriving on the edge of the penalty area to fire […]

UK News

Russia's UK poison source accusation 'just not true'

[ad_1] Russia’s suggestion that poison used in the Salisbury incident came from a UK facility, is “just not true”, according to the director of the military research centre at Porton Down, Gary Aitkenhead. Scientists at the chemical defence unit have been analysing samples of the nerve agent taken after the attack, which left former Russian […]

UK News

Lorry drivers jailed over fatal M1 crash

[ad_1] Image caption Two lorries and a minibus were involved in the crash on the M1 near Newport Pagnell in August Two lorry drivers have been jailed over a crash on the M1 in Buckinghamshire that killed eight people last year. Ryszard Masierak, 31, was jailed for 14 years after being found guilty of causing […]

UK News

Inspector Darren McKie guilty of wife's murder

[ad_1] Image copyright Cheshire Police Image caption Darren McKie admitted the manslaughter of wife Leanne but denied murder A police inspector has been found guilty of murdering his wife and dumping her body in a lake. Darren McKie, 43, denied murdering his wife Leanne but admitted manslaughter towards the end of his trial. Mrs McKie, […]

UK News

Russian spy: UK accused of leading 'anti-Russian campaign'

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption The PM sought support from her European counterparts in Brussels Russia has accused the European Union of following an “anti-Russian campaign launched by London” over the nerve agent attack on a former double agent. Moscow denies responsibility for the attack on ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in […]

UK News

McDonalds uses classical music to deter 'yobs'

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Police said the type of incidents around McDonalds included rowdy behaviour and using offensive language A fast-food restaurant says it has seen a decrease in anti-social behaviour from customers, since it started playing classical music. McDonald’s in Welwyn Garden City had been identified as a disorderly behaviour “hotspot” […]

UK News

Brexit: What have EU leaders agreed?

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption Theresa May with the Lithuanian president and the prime ministers of Slovenia and Spain at the EU leaders’ summit in Brussels An EU summit dominated by relations further afield – with Russia and the United States – was also an important moment in the Brexit process. First: Transition The […]

UK News

Parsons Green Tube bombing: Teenager jailed for life

[ad_1] Image copyright Met Police A teenager has been described as “dangerous and devious” by a judge as he was jailed for life for planting a bomb on a Tube train at Parsons Green. Ahmed Hassan’s device partially exploded during London’s rush hour on 15 September, injuring 51 people. The 18-year-old, from Surrey, who was […]