Articles written by: Tim Evans

Measham man murdered partner after birthday celebration

Measham man murdered partner after birthday celebration

A man who slit his partner‘s throat on her birthday has been found guilty of murder. Jeremy Clarke killed Tracey Evans after a night out celebrating her 52nd birthday, police said. The couple had been at a pub in Measham, Leicestershire, on 5 August but left separately to return to […]

Avon and Somerset PC tried to make mum abuse own children

Avon and Somerset PC tried to make mum abuse own children

A police officer who used a dating app to try to groom a mother to sexually abuse her own young children has been jailed for a year. Avon and Somerset PC Adam Leighton-Price, 45, previously admitted making the requests to the mother, who had a girl aged two and a […]

Oldham teenager in coma wakes up with ‘surprise‘ baby

Oldham teenager in coma wakes up with ‘surprise‘ baby

A teenager who went into a coma after going to bed with a headache woke up four days later to discover she had given birth to a surprise baby girl. Ebony Stevenson, 18, from Oldham, had no idea she was pregnant when she went to bed feeling unwell. She was […]

Murder victim Breck Bednar‘s family ‘taunted online‘

Murder victim Breck Bednar‘s family ‘taunted online‘

The family of a teenage boy who was murdered in 2014 by a man he met through a gaming website have said his killer is taunting them from prison. lured Breck Bednar, 14, from Caterham, Surrey, to his flat in Grays, Essex, and stabbed him to death. Daynes is serving […]

Police officer Peter Drummond had sex with girl aged 14

Police officer Peter Drummond had sex with girl aged 14

A police officer has been found guilty of having sex with a 14-year-old girl he befriended on social media. Anti-terrorism officer Peter Drummond, 38, had sex with the girl twice at her home in Cornwall after speaking to her on Kik messenger, Snapchat and Skype. He was found guilty at […]

Yemen war: Parties agree Hudaydah port withdrawal plan

Yemen war: Parties agree Hudaydah port withdrawal plan

Yemen‘s government and the rebel Houthi movement have agreed on the first phase of a withdrawal of forces around the key port of Hudaydah, the UN says. A statement said the two sides had made “important progress on planning for the redeployment” following two days of talks, but no start […]

Shamima Begum: ‘I didn‘t want to be IS poster girl‘

Shamima Begum: ‘I didn‘t want to be IS poster girl‘

Shamima Begum – the schoolgirl who fled London to join the Islamic State group in Syria – has said she never wanted to be an IS “poster girl”. Ms Begum, who has just given birth, said she now wants the UK‘s forgiveness and supports “some British values”. She told the […]

Holocaust: Israel summit scrapped in ‘racism‘ row with Poland

Holocaust: Israel summit scrapped in ‘racism‘ row with Poland

A summit of central European leaders in Israel has been cancelled because of an Israel-Poland row over the Holocaust. Poland withdrew after being angered by comments from Israeli leaders about Polish complicity in the Holocaust. In particular, Israel‘s acting Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz used the phrase, “Poles imbibe anti-Semitism with […]

Made In Chelsea‘s Andy Jordan: Being an influencer made me ‘a puppet‘

Made In Chelsea‘s Andy Jordan: Being an influencer made me ‘a puppet‘

Andy Jordan didn‘t even have an Instagram account before he started on Made in Chelsea in 2012. “Overnight, there were hundreds of thousands of people watching what I was doing,” he says about appearing on the show. He‘s now got 290,000 followers. “You‘re like, ‘Everyone wants to follow me and […]

PewDiePie: Roblox lifts ban after social media backlash

PewDiePie: Roblox lifts ban after social media backlash

Online social game Roblox has reinstated PewDiePie‘s account after banning the popular YouTuber over an “inappropriate username”. PewDiePie revealed the ban to his more than 85 million subscribers. Other users then reported that they had received bans or warnings simply for mentioning the YouTuber‘s name. PewDiePie‘s account was eventually reinstated, […]