Boris Johnson backs slate landscape Unesco bid

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe area that “roofed the 19th Century world” The slate landscape around Gwynedd has been formally submitted as a nominee for Unesco World Heritage site status. Prime Minister Boris Johnson said it was “an area of remarkable uniqueness and breathtaking beauty”. UK Heritage Minister Helen Whately made […]

CCTV image of missing firefighter released

Ch Insp Sarah Godley said: “We have reviewed CCTV footage from a number of premises such as homes and businesses, and we are continuing to retrieve and review further footage as we attempt to find out what happened to Anthony. “Our searches have included local officers, drones and the dog unit, and we have also […]

Liverpool win legal battle over New Balance deal

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Nike said sports stars like Serena Williams could promote Liverpool products Giving his ruling in London, Mr Justice Teare ruled in Liverpool’s favour, finding that “the New Balance offer on marketing was less favourable to Liverpool FC than the Nike offer”. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption New Balance […]

Taxi driver guilty of murdering ex-partner

By the time of her disappearance, on 9 October 2018, their relationship was marked by “tensions and problems” and he decided to take drastic action when she looked to buy him out of the house where they both lived, despite having separated in 2014. Image copyright Kent Police Image caption Lacomba’s car was seen driving […]

Police hunt brothers over 39 lorry deaths

Image caption Pham Thi Tra My and Nguyen Dinh Luong’s families are concerned they may be among the victims Police initially believed the 31 men and eight women discovered dead in the refrigerated container in the early hours of Wednesday morning were Chinese. But a number of Vietnamese families have come forward fearing their loved […]