Category : England

UK NEWS / England - 1 day ago

People trapped after crane collapses in Crewe

Three people have been trapped after a crane collapsed in Crewe, according to Cheshire Police. Fire crews say they have released one casualty, a man who is believed to be the crane driver. He has been airlifted to hospital with "unconfirmed injuries...

UK NEWS / England - 1 day ago

Two men die after crane collapse in Crewe

Two men have died after a crane collapsed at a building site. Fire crews say they released another man, believed to be the driver, at the Phoenix Leisure Park new-build site in Crewe, Cheshire. He was airlifted to Royal Stoke Hospital with serious i...

UK NEWS / England - 1 day ago

PM's apology: Grenfell fire was 'state failure'

The initial response to the Grenfell Tower fire was "not good enough", Theresa May has said, blaming "a failure of the state, local and national". "As Prime Minister, I apologise for that failure," she told MPs. Speaking after the Queen had laid out...

UK NEWS / England - 1 day ago

Corbyn attacks 'Government without majority'

Jeremy Corbyn has criticised the Queen's Speech as a "threadbare legislative programme" from a "Government without a majority". The Labour leader spoke for about 30 minutes during a heated parliamentary debate following the Queen's Speech. He attack...

UK NEWS / England - 1 day ago

Corbyn attacks 'Govt without majority'

An embattled Theresa May faced accusations of having a "threadbare legislative programme" and no political credibility left after she tore up much of the Conservative manifesto in the Queen's Speech. The blueprint for the next two years delivered at...

UK NEWS / England - 1 day ago

DUP and Tories 'making progress' on deal

Progress has been made in talks aimed at reaching a deal for the Democratic Unionist Party to prop up Theresa May's minority government, a DUP MP has said. Sir Jeffrey Donaldson spoke shortly after the Government set out its programme in the Queen's...