Police hunt for missing woman in new plea a month after last confirmed sighting

d Investigators investigating the disappearance of a student nurse have requested information a month after the last confirmed sighting of her. Owami Davies, 24, from Grays, Essex, was last seen on Thursday 7 July just after midnight in Derby Road, West Croydon, South London. An unconfirmed sighting placed her on nearby Clarendon Road about 7:00 … Read more

Archie Battersbee’s life support is being revoked this morning

A rchie Battersbee passed away after his livelihood was withdrawn and the family’s legal avenues to keep him alive were exhausted. The 12-year-old, who suffered “devastating” brain damage, died at 12:15 p.m. Saturday, his mother Hollie Dance said outside the Royal London Hospital. Speaking through tears outside the hospital where her son was kept on … Read more

Verdict expected on whether Archie Battersbee can be moved to a hospice to die

A A ruling on whether 12-year-old Archie Battersbee can be transferred from the hospital to a hospice to die is expected at the Supreme Court Friday morning. Lawyers for the boy’s family took part in an hour-long legal hearing on Thursday, with the London court sitting late into the evening. His loved ones have promised … Read more

Sparks burn in Essex as England bakes in extreme heat

Smoke from several fires in Essex, England, clouded the skies over East London suburb Rainham on July 19, video shows. Essex Fire reported several field and mechanical fires in Thorpe, Grays, Boreham, Great Burstead, Manuden, Great Sampford, Upminster, Clacton and Colchester. Essex Fire said they received 110 calls between 10am and noon on Tuesday as … Read more

Swimmer missing after five rescues from sea in Clacton

A A search and rescue operation is underway at Clacton Pier in Essex for a person who went missing in the water after six people got into trouble. Five people have been pulled from the sea after lifebuoys were thrown at them by pier workers, but one man is still missing. Essex Police said: “We … Read more

Amber warning issued amid 30% chance Sunday will be UK’s hottest day

t here’s a 30% chance that Sunday will be the hottest day ever recorded in the UK. On Monday, the Met Office issued an orange weather warning for extreme heat in parts of the UK, in anticipation of further rising temperatures this week. The rare warning states there could be life-threatening or potentially serious illness … Read more

Several arrests as fuel-price protesters rush UK traffic

Motorists protesting high fuel costs in the UK formed rolling blockades on the M4 and several other roads across the country on 4 July, resulting in at least 12 arrests. Footage captured by @Michael53418170 shows the situation on the M4 outside Chippenham. Protests on the western section of the M4 motorway brought traffic between Wales … Read more

Several arrests as fuel-price protesters rush UK traffic

Motorists protesting high fuel costs in the UK formed rolling blockades on the M4 and several other roads across the country on 4 July, resulting in at least 12 arrests. Footage captured by @Michael53418170 shows the situation on the M4 outside Chippenham. Protests on the western section of the M4 motorway brought traffic between Wales … Read more