When it comes to our pets, most of us would probably describe them as 'pampered'. We buy them accessories, the best food and shower them with love. There's very little that can come between the bond of a person and their furry friend. Except... for one family from...
A teenager struck down with a mystery illness who started a boxing Instagram page as a distraction was amazed by where it led. Ellis Mahler, 17, set up boxing.media about 15 months ago after he was left wheelchair bound. The boxing fan, from Kimmel Bay, North Wales,...
A jealous thug who hacked his ex-girlfriend's new partner in the head with an axe in front of a four-year-old child has been jailed. Ross Corbett, 30, flew into a drunken rage after spotting his former partner Tara Ballard with her new boyfriend Gareth Lewis in...
Theresa May has faced increasing pressure to support a second referendum as she remains in a bitter struggle to get her Withdrawal Agreement passed in the House of Commons.  The UK was granted a Brexit delay until October 31, meaning MEPs will take part in the European elections. Sajjad Karim,...
A police officer has been blinded in one eye as he contracted gonorrhoea after a prisoner allegedly spat in his face, a court has heard. The police officer, who was not named due to privacy reasons, has been forced to retire early after the alleged incident in Leiden,...
A mum was horrified when her son picked up a Kinder Egg capsule in the park thinking it was a toy - only to find pills inside. Kynzli Thomson was out with his mum, Stacey, when he discovered the yellow plastic capsule, which rattled when he shook it....
Two vigilante fathers battered an autistic 14-year-old boy with a metal bat and an antique walking stick after they blamed him for a house break in. Neighbours Daniel Street and Lee Perry, both 32, tracked down the teenager and subjected him to a punishment beating after one of...
A manhunt has been launched after an inmate was accidentally released from a prison in Worcestershire. William Walter Johnson is currently wanted for being "unlawfully at large". The 47-year-old, of Hipton Hill in Evesham, Worcestershire, was released "in error" from HMP Hewell in Redditch, Worcestershire, by HM Prison...
The UK army’s fleet of tanks is to be stripped by a third, and is planning to revamp 148 of its 277 Challenger 2 tanks, which were in use between 1998 and 2002, because of cost restraints. Analysis from the Ministry of Defence says the British army would...
For many people, the Bank Holiday weekend means one thing - boozing. Capitalising on this, one pub is now facing an ugly backlash after advertising its Easter opening hours. Running with an Easter theme, Mary’s Newtown in Sydney also included an off-colour joke about Jesus. Yesterday, the pub...