Rob Williams was Production Editor (Web/Apps) at The Independent. He was also a Senior Online Reporter. He worked for The Independent from June 2008 until April 2015. He is now a journalist on the Manchester Evening News.
30 June 2014 01:03 PM
The men - aged 19, 20, and two aged 33 - were held last night in connection with the rape, which took place in woods near the Jubilee River on Friday
26 June 2014 04:26 PM
The video, which was shot by a bystander, shows the victim's two-year-old son bravely kicking at the attacker's legs
Police defend decision to charge father with murder over death of toddler son left in car for seven hours in sweltering 90 degree heat
26 June 2014 01:26 PM
Justin Ross Harris, who has been charged with felony murder and cruelty to children in the second degree, was supposed to drop the boy off at daycare
26 June 2014 12:04 PM
Industrial action had been expected to continue until the weekend
26 June 2014 11:12 AM
New rules prohibit officers from wearing wrinkled items and combining uniforms with civilian clothing
Ghana ask for World Cup prize money early as government 'flies $3 million in cash to Brazil' to pay angry players
26 June 2014 09:57 AM
Ghana midfielder Christian Atsu dismissed fears the team would refuse to play its final group game in Brasilia
16 June 2014 02:46 PM
Kate and Gerry McCann are suing Goncalo Amaral following claims he made about them in a 2008 book called The Truth Of The Lie
16 June 2014 12:18 PM
In a 'world first' the surgeon suggested that she sing at critical moments during the procedure to ensure that the operation "was going well"
Tesco removes one-inch 'anti-homeless' spikes from outside central London Metro store after activists threaten days of protests over measure
12 June 2014 05:37 PM
A row of one-inch-high studs, which protesters claimed were designed to prevent people sleeping rough, were spotted outside a Tesco Metro
12 June 2014 12:03 PM
Not only is it Friday 13th, but it is also a Full Moon and the last time this event occurred was 13 October 2000
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 1 President Obama leaves touching comment on Humans of New York photo from Iran
- 2 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 3 The Chinese city where men have 'three girlfriends because there are so many women'
- 4 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train