The seven-inch arachnid reached East Sussex in delivery of BMX parts from Taiwan
Two brothers set to stand trial next month for alleged sex trafficking offences have gone missing.
When working-class Londoners boarded the coach to begin their summer holiday they would have a whip-round, and as they pulled away they would throw coins through the windows to the poorer kids left behind.
I first came to Edinburgh when I was 18 to serve on the Perrier Awards panel, and was inspired to try stand-up myself. In the intervening 22 years the press initially dubbed me a a 'fresh face', then 'a rising star', then an 'established name'. This year I was described as a 'permanent fringe fixture'. Like the rain, the sweaty venues and the panpipe players outside Waverley station, I have become part of the festival furniture.
British 18-year-old does not drink and rarely goes out but the sacrifice has delivered French success and a SW19 invitation
Jury dismisses Jeremy Forrest’s claim he took 15-year-old girl to France to keep her safe
An evening spent inhabiting Harold Pinter’s tensely disconcerting world is never going to be a sunlit stroll through the daisies.
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Teacher and 15-year-old Megan Stammers are tracked down by French police in Bordeaux
The father of a married teacher urged his son and his teenage pupil Megan Stammers to “please, please get in contact” as a week passed since they fled to the Continent.
A celebrity fitness trainer sent her girlfriend a text message reading “my heart is broken; my spirit is broken” before leaping to her death from Beachy Head.
The glory days of Pan’s People will be revisited when Top of the Pops is resurrected as a live stage show featuring a new troupe of dancers who will interpret golden oldies.
Success has come comparatively late for Elena Baltacha and, at the age of 27, the British No 1 yesterday won the biggest domestic title of her career. Baltacha's 7-5, 6-3 victory over the Czech Republic's Petra Cetkovska in the final of the Aegon Challenge at Nottingham clinched her second International Tennis Federation tournament, following success in Michigan last year.
Infant mortality spirals at 14 NHS trusts as Government fails to keep its pledge on midwife shortages
England fans Down Under were celebrating the Ashes victory in the streets today after a month of "Pom-baiting" from locals.
As Britain struggles to cope with the big freeze, David Randall says this is nothing