Tag Archives: The Mirror

London Bridge terrorist 'ringleader' was former Underground and KFC worker who tried to brainwash kids in local park

The ringleader of the London Bridge terror attack was a former Underground and KFC worker known for his extremist views. The 27-year-old attacker, who can only be identified as ‘Abz’ at the request of police, was a home-grown jihadi who came to UK from Pakistan as a child and spent his life in Barking, East London. But in recent years ...

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Manchester terror attack latest: Police probe bomber's visit to Germany as UK set to hold minute of silence

Former primary school teacher among those killed Wendy Fawell attended the concert with her 15-year-old daughter (Photo: SWNS.com) A former primary school teacher has been confirmed as another victim of the bombing. The family of Wendy Fawell, from Otley, West Yorkshire, had mounted a frantic campaign to find the 50-year-old who had been unaccounted for after attending the concert with ...

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Female police officer killed in Manchester terror attack while partner was wounded is named as Elaine McIver

The off-duty police officer killed in the Manchester Arena terror attack has been named as Elaine McIver. The Cheshire Police officer’s partner Paul was also injured in the explosion that claimed 22 lives and wounded 119. A family statement said: “Elaine was a much loved daughter, sister, auntie, friend and colleague, the best we could ever have wished for. “She ...

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Court defendant thrown into the cells for calling judge 'mate' in dock

A court defendant was thrown into the cells after calling a judge ‘mate’. Sebastian Stroud, 25, was in the dock at Swindon Magistrates’ Court when he upset District Judge Simon Cooper. Stroud had been asked how he planned to pay outstanding fines going back five years. The defendant muttered “I’m not working mate” before the judge retorted “I am not ...

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Chelsea Flower Show 2017: How to get tickets and everything you need to know to plan your visit

See the cream of the crop show off their horticultural skills at this year’s world-class RHS Chelsea Flower Show. The prestigious event that takes place at the Royal Hospital Chelsea until 27 May 2017, while many dates have now sold-out, any remaining show tickets are available to buy from See Tickets. Organisers have issued a warning to would-be visitors trying ...

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Pregnant student 'banned from graduation ceremony and removed from school council' for being 'immoral'

A pregnant student has been ‘banned from walking’ at her Christian school’s graduation next week for being ‘immoral’. Maddi Runkles, 18, has also reportedly been removed from her student council position after the news of her pregnancy became public. A statement posted by her school , Heritage Academy in Hagerstown, Maryland, USA, said that “Maddi is being disciplined, not because ...

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Couple who met at racy stocking and suspenders party reunited after 24 years when he tracked her down via her EX

A couple who met at a stocking and suspenders party have been reunited 24 years after they split – when he tracked her down on Facebook via her ex-husband. Jacqueline Champion and Andrew Reeves fell in love for the first time after they became acquainted at the themed bash in Bristol in 1983 when she was 18 and he was ...

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Real Madrid star Alvaro Morata to reject Chelsea, Arsenal and Man United after 'agreeing' to join AC Milan

Alvaro Morata has decided to leave Real Madrid this summer but reports in Italy suggest he will surprisingly snub Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United to join AC Milan. The Spain striker has grown frustrated at his lack of first team opportunities due to Zinedine Zidane’s preference for Karim Benzema to lead the line. Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United have all ...

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UK general election 2017 poll tracker: All the latest results as Conservatives battle Labour

Britain heads to the polls on June 8 for a snap general election. And as the campaigns unfold over 50 days, the eyes of thousands of strategists, politicians and the public are on the polls. Pollsters got a bad rep after they mostly missed Brexit and the scale of the Tories’ 2015 majority. But taken together, surveys still make an ...

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Paul Pogba plays up to Manchester United fans with hilarious dance on Friends Arena pitch at full-time

Paul Pogba played up to Manchester United fans following the Red Devils’ Europa League victory on Wednesday night. Jose Mourinho’s men secured a 2-0 victory over Ajax thanks to goals from Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan. The Frenchman put the Red Devils ahead after 18 minutes when his deflected shot found the back of the net. Armenian international Mkhitaryan then doubled ...

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