Tag Archives: The Mirror

Schoolboy feared he would die in terror attack and 'said goodbye to family and friends'

A schoolboy has told how he was so convinced he would die when the London Bridge terrorists burst into a restaurant that he said goodbye to family and friends. Miles Clarke, 14, was enjoying a meal with family and friends on Saturday night when the jihadi trio struck. The terrorists went from table to table stabbing diners at the Black ...

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8 reasons schools have had to send parents begging letters because of Tory underfunding

We’ve all heard vague stories of teachers writing home to their pupils’ parents, warning them they’ll soon see the effects of Tory cuts to school funding. But it all becomes crushingly real when you see the letters, see the often very basic things that schools can’t afford and read the heartfelt pleas from teachers trying to give kids a good ...

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Teenager 'accidentally kills girlfriend, 19, while playing with gun he got as a graduation present'

A teenager mistakenly killed his girlfriend while playing around with a gun her father had bought him as a graduation present, according to reports. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office said 18-year-old Brennan Fields from Tennessee was playing with the gun when it accidentally went off. The shot hit his 19-year-old girlfriend Lucinda Luna while she was lying on a couch ...

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“It was like a horror show": Traumatised drinker sees woman stumble into pub with blood spurting from her neck

A young woman who had her throat cut during the London Bridge terror attack staggered into a pub with blood gushing from her neck, a witness has told. Traumatised Jeff Witsey was drinking in The Mudlark at the south side of London Bridge when the stricken woman burst in as the massacre unfolded. The 54-year-old van driver told The Sun ...

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Chelsea star Eden Hazard could miss start of next season after fracturing ankle

Chelsea have been dealt a huge blow after it emerged Eden Hazard could miss the start of next season through injury. The Belgian star fractured his ankle during national team training on Sunday and will miss Monday’s friendly with the Czech Republic and Friday’s World Cup qualifier against Estonia. Although no timeframe has been put on the injury, it is ...

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Is the newest Celebrity Big Brother housemate Sinitta? Simon Cowell's BFF 'signs up' for Channel 5 show

Sinitta has “signed up” to appear on the the upcoming series of Celebrity Big Brother – and Simon Cowell is said to be less than impressed – according to reports. It is claimed the singer, who is best pals with the X-Factor mogul, will be gracing the house with her presence later this year. But despite the ’80s pop star, ...

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Harry Styles turned down megabucks deal to be the face of female urination device

Harry Styles has revealed he turned down what could have been a big money deal to be the face of product SheWee. The former One Direction hunk, 23, was approached by the makers of the funnel that allows ladies to wee standing up. The cone-shaped device is often used by women at festivals so they don’t have to join a ...

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Gogglebox star Scarlett Moffatt pays touching tribute to Manchester and London terror victims

Scarlett Moffatt has come up with a poignant way to help victims of the recent terror attacks. The Googlebox star posted a picture on Instagram where she revealed she has made tee shirts emblazoned with an drawing of a bumblebee. The bee image has become a moving symbol of the horrific Manchester Arena bombing that left 22 people dead and ...

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Transfer news LIVE: Updates as Antoine Griezmann and Alvaro Morata both talk about their futures

Given, 41, wants to play on Shay Given wants to play on in the Premier League even at the age of 41. The 134-times-capped Republic of Ireland keeper will become a free agent on July 1 when his contract at Stoke expires, but he is confident there is still another year left in him. Given said: “Yes I am 41, ...

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11 incredible moments from Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester benefit concert for terror attack victims

Ariana Grande ‘s One Love Manchester has come to a close after a thrilling evening of emotional and powerful performances from some of the biggest musicians on the planet. The 23-year-old singer organised the fundraiser in order to raise money for those affected by the Manchester terror attack on May 22, when a bomb exploded in the foyer of the ...

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