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Grooming gang jailed for ‘systematic’ sexual abuse of Huddersfield schoolgirls

Seven men who ‘systematically groomed and exploited’ two schoolgirls are facing years behind bars. The gang ‘viewed the girls as merely objects, to be used and abused at will’, Leeds Crown Court heard. Usman Ali, Banaras Hussain, Abdul Majid, Gul Riaz and three other defendants who cannot be named were found guilty of a total […]

Moment brave pensioner, 77, fights off mugger outside cashpoint

This is the moment a 77-year-old man fights off a mugger at a cash machine, throwing a flurry of punches and forcing him to flee empty handed. CCTV shows the pensioner parking in a seemingly empty Sainsbury’s car park on February 5, and getting out of the car to withdraw some cash. As he begins […]

Man denies raping stranger saying attacker ‘could be his twin’

A man accused of stalking, choking and then trying to rape a stranger claims the attacker could be his twin brother, a court heard. Khaled Argoub, 21, is said to have dragged the terrified woman into a park after following her off a Night Tube at Colliers Wood station, southwest London, in the early hours […]

Girl, 8, dies after being ‘raped by 16 men’

An eight-year-old girl allegedly raped by 16 men including some of her relatives has died in India. The child’s parents reportedly broke down the bathroom door in a house in Tamil Nadu after she passed out following complaints of stomach pain. She was rushed to hospital but tragically pronounced dead on arrival, according to local […]

Thief stole bike used in cyclist’s funeral procession from outside the church

A heartless thief stole a bike that was being used during a cyclist’s funeral procession from a church as mourners paid their respects inside. Daniel Burgess’ coffin was flanked by eight of his closest friends as he made his final poignant journey around Bournemouth, Dorset, last Friday. After the procession ended, they left their bikes […]

Passengers forced to hide in driver’s cabin after knifeman gets on board

Terrified passengers ran into the driver’s cabin after a man armed with a knife boarded a train this afternoon. Armed officers arrived at Queens Road Peckham Railway Station, after the man, believed to be in his 50s, went into a carriage on the Southern Railways service to London Bridge at around 12.20pm. He has since […]

Moment farmer jumps into flood waters to save lambs and sheep in Storm Dennis

This is the dramatic moment a farmer risks her life to save a flock of sheep stranded in a flooded field. Faye Russell sprang into action when a neighbour called to say some sheep and lambs were at risk during the torrential downpours on Sunday. The 26-year-old farmer put a long rope around her waist, […]