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Storm Doris: Woman killed by debris in Wolverhampton named

Posted by Warren Fyfe on February 24, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Image copyright Facebook Image caption Tahnie Martin died at the scene A woman who died after being hit by debris that came loose from a roof in Storm Doris has been named. Tahnie Martin, a 29-year-old university worker from Stafford, was passing Starbucks coffee shop in Dudley Street, Wolverhampton when the large piece of wooden [...]

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Theresa May celebrates ‘astounding’ Copeland poll win

Posted by Warren Fyfe on February 24, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Media captionTheresa May greets new Copeland MP Theresa May has said the Conservatives’ “astounding” victory in the Copeland by-election shows her government “is working for everyone”. The Tories swept aside Labour, which had held the Cumbria seat for 80 years, to record the first by-election gain by a sitting government in 35 years. Mrs May [...]

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Net migration to UK falls by 49,000

Posted by Warren Fyfe on February 23, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Image copyright PA Net migration to the UK has dropped to 273,000 in the year to September, down 49,000 from the previous year. The Office for National Statistics said it was the first time in two years the balance of people arriving and leaving the UK had dipped below 300,000. But it is short of [...]

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Leicester sack title-winning Claudio Ranieri

Posted by Warren Fyfe on February 23, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Ranieri was appointed Leicester manager in July 2015, winning just over 44% of his league matches Manager Claudio Ranieri has been sacked by Leicester City, nine months after leading them to the Premier League title. The Foxes are one point above the relegation zone with 13 matches left. “The board reluctantly feels that a change [...]

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Storm Doris: Woman killed as UK hit by winds reaching 94mph

Posted by Warren Fyfe on February 23, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Media captionFootage shows a tree balanced on a car in Chiswick A woman has been killed and at least two people have been seriously injured as Storm Doris brought winds of up to 94mph, snow and rain to the UK. West Midlands Ambulance Service said the woman had suffered head injuries when a piece of [...]

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Helen Bailey murder: Fiance Ian Stewart found guilty

Posted by Warren Fyfe on February 22, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Image copyright SWNS Image caption Helen Bailey, whose body was found alongside that of her pet Dachshund Boris, wrote the Electra Brown series of books The fiance of a children’s author who drugged and suffocated her before throwing her body in a hidden cesspit has been found guilty of murder. Ian Stewart, 56, had denied [...]

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Star’s seven Earth-sized worlds set record

Posted by Warren Fyfe on February 22, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Media captionAll seven planets are thought to have Earth-like characteristics (Photo credit: Nature) Astronomers have detected a record seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a single star. The researchers say that all seven could potentially support liquid water on the surface, depending on the other properties of those planets. But only three are within the conventional “habitable” [...]

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Cressida Dick appointed as first female Met Police chief

Posted by Warren Fyfe on February 22, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Media captionCressida Dick says becoming the new Met chief is an “enormous privilege” Cressida Dick is the new Metropolitan Police commissioner, becoming the first woman to take charge of London’s police force in its 188-year history. She succeeds Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, who announced his retirement last year. Ms Dick, previously the national policing lead on [...]

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Trump administration widens net for immigrant deportation

Posted by Warren Fyfe on February 21, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The memos expand the number of undocumented immigrants subjected to deportation The Trump administration has issued tough guidelines to widen the net for deporting illegal immigrants from the US, and speed up their removal. Undocumented immigrants arrested for traffic violations or shop-lifting will be targeted along with those convicted of [...]

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Heterosexual couple lose civil partnership challenge

Posted by Warren Fyfe on February 21, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Media captionRebecca Steinfeld and Charles Keidan: “There’s everything to fight for” A heterosexual couple have lost their Court of Appeal battle to have a civil partnership instead of a marriage. Rebecca Steinfeld and Charles Keidan, from London, challenged a ruling that said they did not meet the legal requirement of being the same sex. The [...]

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