Lucas Markham and Kim Edwards, both 15, believed to be Britain’s youngest double murderers, were convicted last year of killing Edwards’ mother, dinner lady Elizabeth Edwards, 49, and little sister Katie, 13. Markham said: “She [Edwards] always hated her mum and I said, ‘I wish I could kill her’ and
The Government has insisted that HMS Queen Elizabeth, the largest vessel ever built for the Royal Navy, is not vulnerable to a cyberattack, despite using the same outdated operating system as the NHS. Screens inside a control room on the ship reportedly display Microsoft Windows XP, which proved vulnerable
The potential terrorist threat to the UK is far greater than MI5 has estimated, a former intelligence adviser to the government has warned. Colonel Richard Kemp said that MI5’s figure of 23,000 “suspects of interest” is likely just “the tip of the iceberg”. In an interview with BBC Newsnight, the former
A man who fell asleep during a drug-fuelled sex game has been jailed for two years — after his partner died, tied up, with a gas mask around his face. Kevin Adams, 54, was found guilty last week of the gross negligence manslaughter of his friend Dohoon Kim, 36, who died when the pair met for casual
A student and her cousin have been left with “life-changing” burns after they were targeted in an acid attack while celebrating her 21st birthday. Resham Khan and Jameel Muhktar had acid thrown through their car window as they stopped at traffic lights in Beckton, east London last week. Mr Muhktar,
A 16-year-old boy accused of raping an eight-year-old girl in a park in Manchester will appear in court today. The teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, is alleged to have attacked the girl in Nuthurst Park on Saturday evening. “We are aware of a lot of local speculation regarding the investigation
Tommy Robinson, the former leader of the far-right English Defence League, has been filmed repeatedly punching a man in the head at Ascot. In a tweet, Robinson said that he had been acting in “self defence” — something that has since been denied by the coach driver, Asif Idris, according to the Mirror
Theresa May will today tell EU officials that she will deport thousands of “serious and persistent” foreign criminals after Brexit, according to reports. The prime minister is set to present plans to grant three million EU citizens living in the UK “settled status”, as long as British ex-pats are given
It’s key to keep hydrated in these blistering conditions, but also remember to look out for your pets, who are more susceptible to heatstroke than many realise. Cats seem better adapted to the heat compared to dogs, but do suffer too. Here’s how to care for your animal friends during this hot weather
The family of the Finsbury Park terror attack suspect have described the incident in north London as “sheer madness” and said they are “devastated for the families”. Darren Osborne, a 47-year-old father-of-four, was arrested after a van hit worshippers near a north London mosque in the early hours of
The older brother of Scarlett Keeling, the teenage backpacker who was raped and murdered in India in 2008, took a fatal overdose after blaming himself for her death, their mother has said. The story of the 15-year-old who disappeared while on a family holiday in Goa a decade ago shocked the world, but
One man has been killed and 10 injured after a white van ploughed into worshippers outside the Muslim Welfare House on Seven Sisters Road. The attack took place just a stone’s throw from The Finsbury Park Mosque, once Britain’s most notorious Muslim place of worship. Ten years ago, the mosque was most
Der Bund, a German-language newspaper based in Bern, called Britain the “laughing stock of Europe” in a brutal editorial, which attacked the internal politics of the Conservative party. Borrowing a phrase from the UK press, it dubbed Theresa May “Maybot” and criticised her response to Grenfell fire,
The mosque targeted in the Finsbury Park terrorist attack hosted an event in honour of murdered MP Jo Cox just two days ago. The Muslim Welfare House, in north London, said it was “horrified” by the attack in which a man drove into worshippers, injuring 10. In a statement the Muslim Welfare Centre
Footage has emerged of the moment the suspect in the Finsbury Park mosque attack was arrested by police. The suspect has been named as 47-year-old dad-of-four Darren Osborne. One man has died and at least 10 were injured, two ‘very seriously’, after a car was driven into Muslim worshippers in north
Tommy Robinson, the former leader of the EDL, has provoked fury after describing the Finsbury Park mosque attack as a “revenge attack”.
JK Rowling has condemned press coverage of the Finsbury Park mosque attack that left one dead and injured 10 as “disgusting” victim blaming. In the early hours the morning, a van driver mounted a pavement running down Muslim worshippers at prayers in north London. Rowling, the Harry Potter author,
The 2017 General Election has result in the most diverse parliament ever with a rise in the number of women, LGBT and ethnic minority MPs elected.
The minor was placed in a psychiatric clinic in Dublin against her will in late 2016 after she was deemed a suicide and self-harm risk.
Two-thirds of Conservative party members have said that Mrs May should resign as prime minister, according to one poll, but at a meeting with the influential 1922 committee she promised to serve for "as long as you want me to".
Sarah and Travis Mitchell, 24 and 21, who are both Christians, were arrested on Monday after an investigation into the death of their daughter, Ginnifer.
Mark and Anita Abel and said their son Sam, 14, "loved school and loved learning, but hated the people who were there" and that his death will "haunt" them for the rest of their lives.
Mum Gemma shared the update on the health of her son, who is battling neuroblastoma, with a picture of the smiling six-year-old who has captured the heart of the nation.
Maycon Wesley Carvalho dos Reis, 27, and his neighbour, Ronildo Moreira de Araújo, 29, cornered the teenager and tattooed 'I am a thief' on his head.