Fight crime and forget ‘diversity and inclusion’ schemes, Suella Braverman tells police

“It is absolutely vital that trust is restored, and to address this we must have visible and responsive policing,” she wrote. “It must deliver the public’s priorities, and it must treat victims with the respect they deserve. “The public have a right to expect that the police get the basics right: driving down anti-social behaviour … Read more

Widow will sue Airbnb for £1.2million after husband, 45, died from Legionnaires Disease

A widow is planning to sue Airbnb for £1.2m after her husband died from an infection she believes was caught while using a hot tub at their rented holiday home. Sandra Bermingham has set up a crowdfunding page to help pay legal fees and continue her six-year fight for compensation against the US owned company. … Read more

Meghan was shocked not to be paid for royal walkabouts, new book claims

The Duchess of Sussex did not understand the point of royal walkabouts and said during a tour of Australia: “I can’t believe I’m not getting paid for this,” a new book claims. The Duchess was feted by cheering crowds as she and the Duke of Sussex visited the Commonwealth realm in 2018, but behind the … Read more

Have GPs given up on obesity? NHS adviser reveals most doctors ‘ignore’ patients’ weight issues

EXCLUSIVE: Have GPs given up in the war on obesity? NHS adviser reveals most doctors ‘ignore’ patients’ weight issues Professor Aveyard has said GPs routinely fail to refer obese people for help  The GP said doctors’ ‘neglect’ of the one in four of us who are obese in the UK  Funding was introduced for doctors to … Read more

Pakistan vs England: Harry Brook & Ben Duckett star with bat as tourists retake series lead | Cricket News

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Highlights from the third T20 international between Pakistan and England in Karachi Highlights from the third T20 international between Pakistan and England in Karachi England retook the lead in their T20I series with Pakistan after a brilliant unbeaten century stand between Harry Brook and Ben … Read more

‘I’m resigning – victims are being completely failed’

The choice of Dame Vera Baird, 72, as victims’ commissioner was always an unusual political fit. Self-avowedly more a Brownite than a Blairite, she was a high-flying barrister within New Labour, succeeding the former Northern Ireland secretary Mo Mowlam as MP in the north-east constituency of Redcar in 2001 before being appointed solicitor general by … Read more

Man stabs another in Brooklyn smoke shop after he was asked to say ‘thank you’ for holding the door

Shocking moment man stabs another in Brooklyn smoke shop after he was asked to say ‘thank you’ for holding open the door A 37-year-old man, who has not been identified, was stabbed two times around 10.20pm outside of 4th Ave Tobacco Road Corp in Park Slope on Tuesday  The pair got into a verbal dispute … Read more

Toddler comes within INCHES of being hit by SUV that ran through crosswalk in California

A little girl is recovering after an SUV narrowly missed her while she was scootering across a California crosswalk with her parent and sibling just feet behind. The incident happened on September 14 in San Mateo, California, just south of San Francisco, when a father and his two children were crossing a street in a … Read more

Rotherham news: Boy, 16, is among three people charged with rape and murder

Boy, 16, is among three people charged with rape and murder after father-of-one, 31, was found dead in Rotherham Adam Clapham, 31, who had a young daughter, was found dead in the town  This followed concern for welfare reports to officers during that day  Robert Crookes, 31, Lynette Myers, 38, and a boy, 16, are charged … Read more

Amid Putin’s blustering threats, the West has genuine cause for hope

I’m touching wood as I write, but can you think of anything that is going well for Vladimir Putin? Under his command, the Russian army has just lost not only a conquered territory the size of Wales, but also its aura of invincibility. If it suffers a comparable defeat in the south, the end is … Read more