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Briton could face Dubai jail term for sticking finger up at driver

A British IT consultant is stuck in Dubai facing an offensive behaviour charge after sticking his finger up to a driver while holidaying in the oil-rich state.

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Assault probe leads to eight arrests for explosives offences

Eight people have been arrested on suspicion of making explosives after police searched two addresses in Leicester.

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Hydrochloric acid may have been placed on M1 intentionally, police say

A suspicious substance that shut down part of the M1 on Tuesday may have been hydrochloric acid and could have been placed on the road intentionally, police said.

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Briton held in Dubai jail for road row finger gesture

A British IT worker says he faces a possible six-month term in a Dubai prison for sticking his middle finger up at another driver during a road row.

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Northbound M1 reopened after closure for corrosive substance leak

The northbound M1 has reopened after a nine-hour security alert caused by a "suspicious" object containing a corrosive material.

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Teenagers in court charged with murder after man found fatally injured in street

Three teenage boys have appeared in court charged with murder in connection with the death of a man found fatally injured in the street.

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Man arrested over '44 ways to support Jihad' booklet loses damages action

A man who was arrested after he asked for a booklet called "44 ways to support Jihad" to be printed has lost his High Court damages action against the police.

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London Luton Airport boss wants more fast trains to call at Parkway station

The number of fast trains serving London Luton Airport should be quadrupled to allow it to grow without the need for more roads, its boss has claimed.

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Teenagers charged with murder after man found fatally injured in street

Three teenage boys have been charged with murder in connection with the death of a man found fatally injured in the street.

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Sheffield City Region talks collapse triggering £1bn investment warning

The collapse of talks to salvage the Sheffield City Region devolution deal has been described as "very disappointing" by the Government as it said £1 billion of investment is in jeopardy.

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Man who died after city centre incident named

A man who died after an incident in a city centre street has been named.

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Copenhagen-bound Ryanair flight makes emergency landing at East Midlands

A Ryanair flight was forced to make an emergency landing after losing one of its nose wheels.

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Spire's profits plunge after payouts to victims of rogue surgeon Ian Paterson

Spire Healthcare's shares tumbled more than 16% in reaction to a 75% plunge in profits after the hospital group shelled out £27.6 million to help compensate victims of disgraced breast surgeon Ian Paterson.

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Man questioned over alleged Pippa Matthews iCloud hacking admits unrelated fraud

A "sophisticated fraudster" questioned about the alleged hacking of an iCloud account belonging to the Duchess of Cambridge's sister has been warned he faces jail after admitting credit card fraud and blackmail.

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Leicester City fan fined £300 for homophobic chant to rival supporters

A football fan who directed homophobic abuse at opposition fans has been fined £300 and ordered to pay £85 in court costs.

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Seven arrested amid probe into 'lost' £10m loan to revamp Sixfields Stadium

Investigators probing the "loss" of a £10 million council loan to redevelop Northampton Town's Sixfields Stadium have arrested seven people and interviewed nine others under caution.

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£37m fund for victims of disgraced surgeon Ian Paterson 'doesn't feel real'

One of the victims of disgraced breast surgeon Ian Paterson has said the news she will receive compensation out of a newly agreed £37 million fund "doesn't feel real".

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Traveller family members jailed for 'truly shocking' modern day slavery crimes

Nine members of a traveller family convicted of "completely unacceptable" modern day slavery offences have been jailed after a judge likened their victims' plight to peasants in medieval times.

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Diana tribute in Chesterfield attracts online criticism

A heartfelt tribute to Diana, Princess of Wales is being mocked online with some calling the creation "absolutely horrendous".

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Judge renews Ineos injunction against trespassing at shale gas sites

A judge has renewed an injunction obtained by energy giant Ineos prohibiting unlawful activities such as trespass or obstruction at its shale gas sites.

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