A spokesman said: “We had a third-party report at about 9pm last night from a witness who had seen a vehicle drive up to two cyclists and push them off their bikes before driving off. There are no arrests at this time” … [Read more...] about Senseless yobs filmed shoving schoolboy, 15, off his bike from moving car on country lane
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She wrote: "I implore you to hear my words, see the facts that are laid out before us, and I ask with no expectations other than hope that you might help me to make these changes be considered, to ensure that Andrew is given the retrial that he unquestionably deserves and to see that the justice system in our country is the solid ethical foundation that it rightly should be. Not the joke that so many of us now view it to be." … [Read more...] about PC Andrew Harper’s killers jailed for 42 years over brutal manslaughter
These days air pollution comes largely from diesel engines. It can be best seen when fumes get trapped and a dull orange-grey smog develops. Technically, it is produced by sunlight reacting with nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds (VOC) in the atmosphere. When sunlight hits these chemicals, they form airborne particles and the result is ground-level ozone or smog. Overall, diesel cars emit less hydrocarbons, carbon monoxide and lead pollution than petrol cars, but produce more noxious gases and significantly more minute particles. A 2011 test by government to measure emissions from vehicles in everyday use concluded that, while petrol emissions had improved by 96%, "emissions of NOx [nitrogen oxide] from diesel cars and light goods vehicles have not decreased for the past 15-20 years. … [Read more...] about UK air pollution: why are we only now waking up to this public health crisis?
"They join police officers from across the country, the public, the media and now politicians from all parties in giving us their support. The momentum continues to build and together we will achieve Harper's Law. … [Read more...] about Widow of cop dragged to his death by stolen taxi backs ‘Harper’s Law’
I’m A Celebrity confirm ‘haunted’ Gwrych Castle in Wales will be new location where Ant and Dec will dish out ‘gruelling trials’ … [Read more...] about Inside spooky abandoned mansion in Devon on sale for just £400K with 10 acres of land