Tag Archives: The Mirror

Mum's heartbreaking Facebook like for daughter's final photo posted by dad 'one hour before he killed her'

A mum liked a Facebook photo of her eight-year-old daughter that was posted by her dad less than one hour before he allegedly killed her. The picture of Mylee Billingham appeared on Facebook at 8.16pm and was posted by her father Bill, 54. In the image, Mylee smiles at the camera as she sits in her pyjamas in a double ...

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"Killer laid flowers knowing he’d killed my baby": 25 years on James Bulger's mum reveals her never-ending grief

The horror James Bulger’s mum felt at his murder in 1993 was deepened by the shock of learning two boys little older than him were his killers. Robert Thompson and Jon Venables, both 10, were caught on CCTV leading James, a month off his third birthday, from Liverpool’s New Strand Shopping Centre. She had let go of his hand for ...

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Burglar who lay on couple's bed choked woman unconscious after being discovered so her husband wouldn't hear

A burglar sneaked into a couple’s house, was discovered lying on the bed and strangled a woman to stop her calling for help. Finbar Shirley, 24, then calmly left the scene has the victim’s husband tended to her. He chillingly told officers that he liked to see how others lived and admitted climbing through an open window at the couple’s ...

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Fears for 15-year-old boy missing for second time in just weeks after he vanished at Christmas

Fears are growing for a 15-year-old boy who has gone missing for the second time in weeks. Police are appealing for helping in tracing Joshua Brown, who was last seen at 1.50am on Sunday at his home on Horsley Avenue in Worsley, Salford. Police said his family were ‘incredibly worried’ about him. Joshua was also reported to police as missing ...

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Real Betis 0-5 Barcelona: Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez hit doubles in Barca rout – 5 talking points

Lionel Messi struck twice in a dazzling display as Barcelona thrashed Real Betis on Sunday to move 11 points clear at the top of La Liga. A tight first-half gave way to a goal-filled second, with Ivan Rakitic opening the scoring when sent through on goal by Luis Suarez. Messi netted the second when Sergio Busquets played him in, before ...

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'I want my pin back': Scarlett Johansson attacks James Franco in Women's March speech as he's accused of harassment

Scarlett Johansson has attacked James Franco for wearing a Time’s Up anti-sex pest pin ­after claims of harassment against the actor. The Hollywood star spoke out at a Women’s march in Los Angeles attended by Adele , Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Lawrence and Eva Longoria. She said: “How could a person publicly stand by an ­organisation that provides support for victims ...

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'Snogged by both of them!' Dancing on Ice host Phillip Schofield caught off-guard as Holly Willoughby rubs lipstick off his cheek

Phillip Schofield was caught off-guard this evening while presenting Dancing on Ice . The 55-year-old ‘s co-host Holly Willoughby was in the middle of rubbing lipstick off his cheek when the cameras turned back to them after the ad break. “Is it totally gone?” he asked Holly who grinned as she realised they were back on air. “Phillip’s been getting ...

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Real Betis 0-5 Barcelona: Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez run riot in emphatic Barcelona win

It was a tale of two halves at the Estadio Benito Villamarin as Barcelona proved too much for Real Betis. A drab first half saw the teams go in level at 0-0 at half time, before Barca run amok in the second 45 minutes. Ivan Rakitic scored the first goal, before Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez added two more, making ...

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Tom Hanks asks fans to buy late pal Chris Cornell's final single in bid to carry on his charity legacy

Tom Hanks is throwing his support behind the charity efforts of his late pal Chris Cornell in a bid to carry on his legacy. The actor recorded a video, calling on people to buy Chris’ last single, The Promise. On March 10 last year, Chris tweeted about his new single telling his fans that all of the proceeds would be ...

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Real Betis 0-5 Barcelona player ratings: Lionel Messi scores two to steal the show again

Barcelona saw off Real Betis with four second half goals as they continued their charge towards the La Liga title. A drab first half at the Estadio Benito Villamarin saw very little action, but Barca made up for it in the second half as they blew Betis away. Ivan Rakitic kicked things off when he ran through on goal and ...

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