Category : England

UK NEWS / England - 2 months ago

Game of Thrones saved my business, says farmer

A Northern Irish farmer, whose animals star in Game of Thrones, says the film industry rescued his business. Forthill Farm in County Armagh was struggling until the fantasy drama turned its rare breed residents into celebrities. Farmer Kenny Gracey...

UK NEWS / England - 2 months ago

Cousins held hands before deadly hit-and-run

Two young cousins holding hands crossing a road were smashed into by a hit-and-run driver, killing one of them and leaving the other fighting for her life. Helena Kotlaroba, aged 12, died in the middle of the road and 11-year-old Zaneta Krokova was...

UK NEWS / England - 2 months ago

Girl, 12, dies after hit-and-run in Oldham

A 12-year-old girl has died and another child is fighting for her life in hospital after a hit-and-run in Oldham. Greater Manchester Police are searching for the driver of a black Volkswagen Golf who fled the scene after hitting the children on Asht...

UK NEWS / England - 2 months ago

Two girls in deadly NYE hit-and-run in Oldham

A 12-year-old girl has died and another child is fighting for her life in hospital after a hit-and-run in Oldham. The girls were hit by the driver of a black Volkswagen Golf who fled the scene on Ashton Road at 7.15pm on New Year's Eve. The 12-year-...

UK NEWS / England - 2 months ago

Girl, 12, dies in New Year's Eve hit-and-run

A 12-year-old girl has died and another girl is critically ill after a hit-and-run collision. The girls were hit by the driver of a black Volkswagen Golf who fled the scene on Ashton Road in Oldham, Greater Manchester, at 7.15pm on New Year's Eve. T...

UK NEWS / England - 2 months ago

It's the final countdown! UK prepares for 2017

Jubilant crowds have gathered in towns and cities across the UK to ring in 2017, as final preparations are made for elaborate firework displays at the stroke of midnight. As glasses are charged, hugs are shared and Auld Lang Syne is sung to mark the...

UK NEWS / England - 2 months ago

Happy New Year! Clock chimes midnight in UK

The clocks have struck midnight in the UK, with jubilant crowds gathering in major cities nationwide to celebrate the New Year by watching spectacular fireworks displays. Glasses have been charged, hugs shared and Auld Lang Syne sung as 2017 arrived...

UK NEWS / England - 2 months ago

Happy New Year! UK welcomes in 2017

The clocks have struck midnight in the UK, with jubilant crowds gathering in major cities nationwide to celebrate the New Year by watching spectacular fireworks displays. Glasses have been charged, hugs shared and Auld Lang Syne sung as 2017 arrived...

UK NEWS / England - 2 months ago

'Safe' New Year in UK despite security fears

London's New Year celebrations have been described as "safe and successful" by police after 110,000 people gathered along the River Thames to watch a 12-minute fireworks spectacular. Officers made 33 arrests by 3am, mainly in connection with assault...