A former drug gang boss has revealed that people in the criminal underworld are "not happy" about the fatal shooting of schoolgirl Olivia Pratt-Korbel. The nine-year-old was killed when a gunman burst into her home in Dovecot, Liverpool, and shot her in the chest just before bedtime. Olivia, nine, and her mum, Cheryl, 46, were hit with the same bullet as the shooter chased former heroin dealer, Joseph Nee, 35, through their front door last month. As Olivia lay dying, both Nee and the shooter fled the scene, but as yet, no one has been charged with her murder. Now, a reformed Liverpool gang boss, who was once the mastermind behind a £1 million drugs conspiracy has revealed that even people in the criminal world are not happy about the bungled hit. John Burton, a reformed criminal, says Olivia's killer will be found soon ( Image: Colin Lane/Liverpool Echo) John Burton, told Sky News' Beth Rigby Interviews : "I speak to a lot of people about the ripple effects and … [Read more...] about Former gang boss says criminal world ‘not happy’ about Olivia Pratt-Korbel’s murder
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Opinion John Lewis Martin Luther King Jr Voting Rights 2020 Election With the death of Congressman John Lewis, America has lost one of our greatest champions of freedom and democracy at a time when voting rights are under relentless attack across the nation. Lewis' legacy as a courageous and visionary champion of voting rights for Americans of all races challenges each of us to carry forward the nonviolent struggle to eradicate all forms of voter suppression in the United States. Lewis was a beloved friend and inspiration to me, and I was proud that he was my congressman for many years. Like my father, Martin Luther King Jr., he personified the power of nonviolence, and offered his body and his blood to secure the right of all Americans to vote. Brutally beaten at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in 1965, he said he "gave a little blood" to dramatize the critical importance of the right to vote. The images of Lewis and other civil rights movement protesters being … [Read more...] about In the Name of John Lewis, Let Us Restore the Voting Rights Act
Rooster Cogburn: Trailer starring John Wayne in 1975 SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Nicknamed The Duke, John Wayne remains one of Hollywood's most enduring figures, appearing in more than 170 films and TV shows during a long career, which started in the silent era of cinema in the Twenties. For more than three decades, Wayne ranked among the top box-office draws for cinemagoers, and as a result of often regarded as Tinsel Town's biggest star. His legacy was secured in 1999 when the American Film Institute selected him as one of the greatest male stars of classic US cinema. The pinnacle of his career came in 1969's True Grit, when after years of trying, Wayne, who passed away at the age of 72 in 1979, finally clinched the … [Read more...] about John Wayne’s furious clash left director demanding he be axed: ‘Didn’t admire him!’
Yellowstone season five premiere teased in trailer SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info The “train station” has been one of John Dutton ’s (played by Kevin Costner ) best-kept secrets ever since the start of Yellowstone . A codeword for when John needs someone killed, fans have seen how the likes of Rip Wheeler (Cole Hauser), Lloyd (Forrie J Smith) and many others use the secluded location to dispose of enemies’ bodies. With season five’s first trailer here, a number have voiced their theories of what the sneak peek may mean, and Colby star Denim Richards may have dropped a big hint that the “train station” will be involved like never before. Related articles Yellowstone’s Beth star shares poignant remark to … [Read more...] about Yellowstone season 5 theory: John Dutton’s ‘train station’ to be found after trailer clue
Strictly Come Dancing pro Giovanni Pernice has declared dancing in an all-male pairing on the show a ‘privilege.’ The Italian dancer – who lifted the glitter ball trophy last year with Rose Ayling-Ellis – is partnered with BBC Radio 2 DJ Richie Anderson. Richie and Giovanni form Strictly’s second male-male couple , after Bake Off champ John Whaite and South African pro Johannes Radebe made history last year, finishing as runners up. Following in John and Johannes’ footsteps, reigning champ Gio shared his excitement to be dancing with another man, which he has never done to the same extent before. He was quizzed by Rylan Clark on their partnership while appearing on Monday night’s Strictly: It Takes Two and after securing enough public votes to sail through to movie week. ‘Talking of ballroom and latin, Gio, this is the first time you’ve been partnered with a male, how are you finding it?’, he probed, jokingly asking whether Giovanni was getting ‘jealous’ … [Read more...] about Strictly’s Giovanni Pernice says it’s a ‘privilege’ to dance in all-male partnership with Richie Anderson
Celebrity Masterchef: Mel Blatt gets emotional after challenge SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info During Tuesday’s instalment of the BBC show, five stars took to the Celebrity MasterChef kitchen to try and impress judges John Torode and Gregg Wallace. However, when Jimmy Bullard decided to mix goat's cheese and mussels, it did not go down too well. Related articles Fern Britton addresses 'sharing bedroom' after Phil Vickery divorce Shetland fans 'work out' Jimmy Perez replacement as After welcoming tonight’s other contestants, Clarke Peters, Kirsty Gallaher, Richard Blackwood and LesleyJoseph, it was time for them to get stuck into their first challenge. Informing the Celebrity MasterChef … [Read more...] about Celebrity MasterChef viewers slam Jimmy Bullard for ‘grim’ addition to dish
IF the lockdown has left you feeling blue, hypnotist Paul McKenna wants to help you to “see happiness” again. This week the Office for National Statistics revealed that one in five adults are reporting symptoms of depression — double the figure a year ago. For Paul, it prompts memories of when he sank into an “abyss” of depression at the darkest time of his life. He says: “I suffered depression after my father passed away and at the same time I was working relentlessly with veterans in the area of PTSD, also rape victims and people who had faced significant trauma that had devastated their lives. “It created a perfect storm and I got infected with that mindset. "I found my way back to everyday life and on to real, lasting, amazing happiness, and that insight means I can help others to do the same. “The happy vision and other techniques enabled me to change how I was viewing things. “This biological pandemic has also caused an epidemic of anxiety, depression and low … [Read more...] about Hypnotist Paul McKenna promises he can make you happy – even in 2020
Silas Blissett (Jeff Rawle) has terrorised Mercedes McQueen ( Jennifer Metcalfe ) and her family for the last time in Hollyoaks , as Bobby Costello (Jayden Fox) put an end to the serial killer once and for all. The iconic villain, who has popped up on many an occasion over the past decade, returned to the eponymous village earlier this month to carry out his final revenge and to get his hands on grandson Bobby. His first port of call was nemesis Mercedes, who he drugged, kidnapped and held hostage in his evil lair, alongside Olivia Bradshaw (Emily Burnett), who he had hoped would assist him in his sick plot . Olivia initially agreed to do so, but she soon reconsidered, returning to Silas’ hideout to free Mercedes, but her plan backfired as Silas imprisoned her alongside the former landlady. Mercedes momentarily secured her freedom, but having learned that Olivia had contemplated surrendering Bobby to the killer, she left her alone to fend for herself . … [Read more...] about Hollyoaks spoilers: Silas Blissett dead as grandson Bobby Costello claims second victim
JEFFREY Dahmer was convicted of the murder and dismemberment of 17 men and boys between 1978 and 1991. During the trial, Wendy Patrickus was tasked with defending Dahmer and now she has opened up about working on behalf of the serial killer in a new Netflix documentary. Who was Jeffrey Dahmer's defense attorney Wendy Patrickus? Jeffrey Dahmer has been the focus of many documentaries over the years, after he was convicted of 17 murders , in Milwaukee, Wisconsin . In 2022 he will be the focus of yet another documentary, Conversations With A Killer: The Jeffrey Dahmer Tapes. Participating in the Netflix series is Wendy Patrickus, who was once Jeffrey Dahmer's defence attorney. Patrickus was just 25 when she was assigned to Dahmer's Case, was one year out of law school and had just moved to Milwaukee. Read More on Jeffrey Dahmer EVIL ACTS Inside Jeffrey Dahmer's twisted mind & how he 'wanted to be murdered' … [Read more...] about Who is Jeffrey Dahmer’s defence lawyer Wendy Patrickus?
BETWEEN 1978 and 1991, 17 victims lost their lives at the hands of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer. One man who knew the notorious serial killer and some of his victims has now opened up in a new Netflix documentary, that gives a never-heard-before insight into Dahmer's crimes. Who was Michael Ross and which of Jeffrey Dahmer's victims did he know? In 1991, Jeffrey Dahmer was convicted of the murder and dismemberment of 17 boys and men in Milwaukee, Wisconsin - crimes he had carried out since 1978. Michael Ross is one of the participants in Conversations With A Killer: The Jeffrey Dahmer Tapes - a new Netflix documentary exploring the crimes of Dahmer, based on unheard interview tapes. Ross is taking part in the documentary as he knew Dahmer and some of his victims - however, which victims he knew is not yet known. Dahmer's first victim was Steven Hicks , who he killed in June 1978. Read More on Jeffrey Dahmer KILLER SET I have … [Read more...] about Who was Michael Ross and what has he said about Jeffrey Dahmer?