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Couple who couldn’t afford to develop wedding photos take first look 60 years on

A couple who were too broke to get their wedding photos developed 60 years ago have finally seen them on their diamond anniversary. Kath and Terry Robinson were a young couple counting the pennies when they tied the knot in 1961. Kath’s £20 wedding dress and their £4.10 three-tier cake drained their savings. And they […]

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Dognapping gang caught on CCTV snatching Jack Russell from family home

Police are hunting dog thieves caught on CCTV snatching a Jack Russell dog – that has been stolen for a second time, leaving her owners distraught. Ross Withers and his family are appealing for help after their much-loved Jack Russell, Pippa, was taken at around 8pm on Sunday from their farm in Probus, near Truro. […]

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Hero cockerpoo saves couple after their house fills with smoke as they sleep

A woman has told how she was awoken by her “hero” dog licking her in the face to alert her that toxic smoke was filling the house, so that she and her partner were able to flee in time. Kirsten Carmichael, 36, is certain that the couple would have been killed if it wasn’t for […]

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Eight people including woman, 92, found ‘huddled together’ on sinking boat

Eight people including a 92-year-old woman were found huddled together on a sinking ship as emergency workers rescued them from a watery grave. The dramatic scene unfolded on Sunday evening on the River Bure near to Belaugh in Norfolk, when the boat was already three quarters submerged. Hemsby Broads Rescue was called on Sunday, October […]

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Giant rats chewing through loos as ‘cannibal rodents chase rivals out of sewers’

Families are even being run out of their homes by bigger, bolder rodents forced to adapt their methods to thrive during lockdown Last year Rentokil reported nearly an 80 per cent increase in visits to its website, while the UK’s rat population is said to have grown by around 25 per cent to 150million. With […]

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‘I face £15k bill after tenants trashed house and filled trailer with soiled nappies’

A furious landlord has been hit with a £15,000 bill after an evicted tenant trashed the property. The house in Immingham was left in a state after the tenant burnt furniture, broke appliances and filled a trailer outside with rubbish including dirty nappies. The doors of the property had been broken or are missing, and […]

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Mum, 34, suffers fatal brain bleed just after arriving at hospital for routine treatment

A man who dropped off his wife at the hospital for kidney dialysis treatment was called by doctors and told to come straight back after she suffered a fatal brain bleed. David Stiller had not long dropped his wife Sara off at hospital for routine treatment on Monday, but had to endure three days of […]