News archive from 9 July 2013

Warwickshire magistrates less likely to send women to prison

Warwickshire magistrates less likely to send women to prison

MAGISTRATES in Warwickshire are less likely to send a woman to prison than courts in most parts of England and Wales, figures reveal today (9th July). The Howard League for Penal Reform has released for the first time data which shows how sentencing...

 
A face in the crowd will never create great art

A face in the crowd will never create great art

The idea of funding unique and original work from internet canvassing ultimately compromises the concept, writes Tiffany Jenkins Another week, another request for money that could: “make a dream come true” – the dream being a film about chessboxing...

 
Scots veteran carries flag for Yangtse river crews

Scots veteran carries flag for Yangtse river crews

THE role of a naval crew which undertook one of the most daring rescue operations in British history is to be debated at Westminster today following a campaign by a Scots veteran. William Leitch, who was 17 when he served HMS Consort, has taken up the...

 
BENTEKE HANDS IN TRANSFER REQUEST

BENTEKE HANDS IN TRANSFER REQUEST

Aston Villa have confirmed star striker Christian Benteke has handed in a transfer request. Benteke has been linked with a move away from the club this summer after excelling in his first season in the Barclays Premier League. The Belgian has not...

Daily Star, 00:02 in Sport
 
Field Marshall Haig’s war diary on historic list

Field Marshall Haig’s war diary on historic list

A DAILY diary by Field Marshall Douglas Haig during the First World War has been added to a global register of important documents. The Edinburgh-born commander of Britain’s forces on the Western Front kept a handwritten diary, which included his...

 
Search underway for Glasgow girl missing off Wales

Search underway for Glasgow girl missing off Wales

THE family of a Glasgow teenager, who has been missing for more than 24 hours after getting into trouble in the sea off Barry Island, have said they are "worried sick". Locals said the stretch of South Wales coastline is treacherous, with...

Scotsman, 00:02 in Hot News
 
Abu Qatada makes new bid for freedom

Abu Qatada makes new bid for freedom

RADICAL cleric Abu Qatada has launched another bid for freedom after being deported from Britain to Jordan to face a retrial on terrorism charges. The 53-year-old, who is accused of conspiring to carry out terrorist attacks against Israelis, Americans...

Scotsman, 00:02 in Hot News
 
After 17 years, report of care home abuse published

After 17 years, report of care home abuse published

A DAMNING report which revealed "extensive" child abuse in a North Wales care homes was finally published yesterday - 17 years after it claimed police officers and other professionals could have been identified as potential...

Scotsman, 00:02 in Hot News
 
Miliband gears up for a battle with the unions

Miliband gears up for a battle with the unions

LABOUR leader Ed Miliband will today set himself on a collision course with the trade unions when he demands that their members can no longer be automatically enrolled into the party. In what Mr Miliband hopes will be his “Clause 4 moment”, he will...

Scotsman, 00:02 in Hot News
 
Salmon board hires new chief exec to halt decline

Salmon board hires new chief exec to halt decline

A salmon fishery board has appointed a new chief executive in the hope of reversing a severe decline in the population of Atlantic salmon in the River Ness catchment system in the Highlands. • Chris Conroy appointed chief executive of Ness District...

 

Exclusive: Vermaelen set to miss start of new Premier League season as chronic back injury plagues Arsenal...

Arsenal captain Thomas Vermaelen's hopes of forcing his way back into Arsene Wenger's starting XI are being scuppered by a chronic back problem. The Belgium international is set to miss the start of the new season after the aggravating the injury...

Daily Mail, 00:05 in Sport
 

Liverpool hold talks with Suarez's agent in move to keep forward amid bid from Arsenal

Liverpool have held further talks with Luis Suarez's agent and reiterated their determination to keep the 26-year-old Uruguay striker at Anfield. But on the day Pere Guardiola spoke with Brendan Rodgers and managing director Ian Ayre, Suarez's...

Daily Mail, 00:05 in Sport
 

EXCLUSIVE: Barca bid £30m for Luiz... but Chelsea will refuse to sell and demand more

Barcelona have launched a £30million bid for David Luiz - but Chelsea will refuse to sell him at that price. Barca, who for all of their quality remain short of options at the back, are regardless prepared to increase their offer for the talented...

Daily Mail, 00:05 in Sport
 

I'm in Prime form! Swann declares if England beat Australia 5-0 in the Ashes he will be knighted and made...

Graeme Swann sat back and pondered the chances of England following in the footsteps of Andy Murray and the Lions by doing their bit for the great British sporting summer when the Ashes get underway on Wednesday. "What others have done has not...

Daily Mail, 00:05 in Sport
 

Right time, right place! The true story behind Murray's iconic Wimbledon picture...by the IT specialist who...

It is a unique image that was missed by the rest of the world's photographers - and it was taken by an IT specialist! When Andy Murray achieved his holy grail on Sunday, his initial reaction was to roar towards the press box. Unfortunately for the...

Daily Mail, 00:05 in Sport
 


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