Soldier’s alleged murderer tells court: ‘We did not wish to give him much pain... he was still alive’
Woolwich Crown Court
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Saturday 28 November 2009
A former Labour MP who swore at a barmaid for refusing to serve her any more alcohol has had her conviction for using threatening words and behaviour quashed.
Thursday 19 November 2009
A man accused of a series of sex attacks on elderly women was remanded in custody today to appear in court again later this month.
Wednesday 18 November 2009
A police community support officer (PCSO) who persuaded a 12-year-old girl to perform sex acts on a webcam will be sentenced today.
Friday 13 November 2009
A convicted killer was facing another life sentence tonight after he was convicted of brutally raping a woman just months after being released from prison on parole.
Wednesday 04 November 2009
Two men have admitted their part in a plot which saw a hand grenade left outside the home of football legend Kenny Dalglish.
Tuesday 03 November 2009
A homeless man accused of kidnapping and killing a teenage girl he is alleged to have met on Facebook appeared before a Crown Court judge today.
Tuesday 27 October 2009
The sceptic might suggest that Tottenham's sudden decision to incorporate a single-tier bank into the design for their new stadium, which the club revealed last night, followed the realisation that the ground was in danger being known as Emirates-lite. In most other respects the planned successor to White Hart Lane does bear a notable resemblance to its slightly larger neighbour.
Monday 26 October 2009
A Muslim man accused of plotting with the ringleader of a conspiracy to launch suicide attacks upon transatlantic passenger aircraft told a court today he wrote a school essay on joining al-Qa'ida because he "liked to push the boundaries".
Saturday 24 October 2009
There's been more activity in the mortgage market. Woolwich, Barclays' lending arm, has cut its fixed rates by up to 0.6 percentage points.
Saturday 10 October 2009
A woman who drowned her four-year-old daughter was ordered to be detained indefinitely at a secure hospital yesterday. Laura Fletcher, 23, drowned Chloe in a bath of cold water before attempting to kill herself, Liverpool Crown Court was told.
Friday 09 October 2009
A woman who drowned her four-year-old daughter was ordered to be detained indefinitely at a secure hospital today.
Wednesday 07 October 2009
Northern Rock yesterday slashed mortgage rates in a move experts said could inject further life into the housing market.
Tuesday 06 October 2009
Three major lenders cut their mortgage rates today in a further sign that competition is creeping back into the market.
Monday 05 October 2009
A cage fighter who helped plan Britain's largest ever cash robbery was jailed for 18 years today after admitting his role in the plot.
Monday 05 October 2009
A court hearing for five companies charged with health and safety breaches in connection with an explosion at the Buncefield oil depot was adjourned today.
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