Tube pusher Paul Crossley jailed for life

Image copyright British Transport Police Image caption Paul Crossley carried out two attacks in “terrifying circumstances”, a judge said A man who pushed a former Eurotunnel boss on to Tube tracks in central London has been jailed for life. Paul Crossley shoved 91-year-old Sir Robert Malpas at Marble Arch in April 2018, after earlier trying […]

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Former deputy PM John Prescott suffers stroke

Image copyright Getty Images Former deputy prime minister and Labour veteran John Prescott has been admitted to hospital after suffering a stroke, his family has said. A statement on the 81-year-old’s Twitter account said he was taken to Hull Royal Infirmary on Friday. He is “over the worst” and “talking”, former Home Secretary Alan Johnson […]

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Unexploded torpedo found in Scapa Flow

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Scapa Flow is popular with divers due to the British and German relics lying on the seabed An unexploded wartime torpedo has been found in Scapa Flow in Orkney. A Royal Navy bomb disposal team has been sent to the body of water, which was used as a base […]

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