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Woman, 26, who lost three fingers in freak accident given new hand as Christmas present

A woman who lost three fingers in a freak horse accident has been gifted a new hand for free by a kind couple – and will receive it in time for Christmas. Keen horse rider, Chloe Jackson-Webb, 26, was loading her horses into a lorry when one spooked and started walking backwards, trapping her right […]

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Brave ten-year-old girl planned her own funeral after devastating cancer diagnosis

A 10-year-old girl who died after a devastating cancer diagnosis had been planning her own funeral. Crystal Smith, from Cardiff, South Wales, was just six when doctors found she had high-risk neuroblastoma. She had been complaining of stomach and leg pains for months but scans and tests had failed to show anything conclusive. In 2015, […]

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Inside former Liverpool player’s eerie mansion abandoned after devastating fire

Footage from inside the charred remains of former Premier League player Jermaine Pennant ‘s abandoned mansion has been shared online. Urban explorer Daniel Sims – also known as BeardedReality on Instagram and YouTube – uploaded a video online showing his visit to the mock Tudor property in the village of Hale in Cheshire. The house, […]

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Rail workers offered pay rise of 8% in bid to head off fresh strikes

Rail employers have made an offer to the biggest union in the industry in a bid to resolve a long-running dispute over jobs, pay and conditions. The Rail Delivery Group said (RDG) it has offered the Rail, Maritime and Transport union (RMT) a pay rise of eight per cent over two years with a guarantee […]

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Man and woman dead and 10 injured after multi-vehicle crash

Two people have died, and another 10 have been injured following a horror smash in the Cotswolds, police have confirmed. Tragically, a man and a woman have now lost their lives, after a four- vehicle collision yesterday, on the B4425 at Riversmeet North near Aldsworth. Cops were immediately called to the scene shortly after 12.45 […]

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Dad of Strep A girl, 4, fighting for life on ventilator refuses to leave her side

The dad of a four-year-old girl fighting for life with Strep A won’t leave her side as she battles on, supported by a ventilator. Camila Rose Burns is being treated in Alder Hey Children’s Hospital after being admitted last weekend. Doctors diagnosed her as having bacterial infection Strep A which has killed seven children in […]

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Simple diet changes could help debilitating menopause symptoms

There’s been a flurry of interest in the menopause recently, with more attention – finally – on the debilitating symptoms women suffer as their oestrogen levels plummet. And it gives rise to the ­question: could the loss of oestrogen seriously affect a woman’s health? The answer may come from Predict, the largest study of its […]