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Armagh lorry driver charged with manslaughter over deaths of 39 people in Essex
# Essex
# Essex

Armagh lorry driver charged with manslaughter over deaths of 39 people in Essex

Oct 26th 2019, 6:28 PM 70,125 Views 0 Comments

Police are continuing to question a number of people.

Up to 20 Vietnamese people feared among 39 killed in UK container tragedy
# Essex
# Essex

Up to 20 Vietnamese people feared among 39 killed in UK container tragedy

Updated Oct 26th 2019, 1:26 PM 32,070 Views 38 Comments

Police are continuing to question a number of people over the migrants’ deaths.

Northern Irish man arrested at Stansted Airport as part of Essex lorry probe
# Truck Tragedy
# Truck Tragedy

Northern Irish man arrested at Stansted Airport as part of Essex lorry probe

Updated Oct 25th 2019, 6:14 PM 54,010 Views 28 Comments

In all, four people have now been arrested in connection with the lorry deaths.

Two more people arrested over Essex lorry deaths
# Investigation
# Investigation

Two more people arrested over Essex lorry deaths

Oct 25th 2019, 12:43 PM 51,590 Views 53 Comments

A man and a woman have been arrested by police.

Post-mortem to be carried out on 39 bodies in Essex trailer tragedy
# Investigation
# Investigation

Post-mortem to be carried out on 39 bodies in Essex trailer tragedy

Oct 25th 2019, 7:14 AM 11,492 Views 19 Comments

Irish company Global Trailer Rentals Ltd said it was ‘shellshocked’ by the news.

Minister says Irish trucking firm registration needs 'tightening up' in light of Essex incident
# Essex
# Essex

Minister says Irish trucking firm registration needs 'tightening up' in light of Essex incident

Oct 24th 2019, 5:08 PM 13,340 Views 38 Comments

The vehicle involved is owned by an Irish company, but registered in Bulgaria.

All 39 people found dead in Essex container were Chinese, police confirm
# Container Tragedy
# Container Tragedy

All 39 people found dead in Essex container were Chinese, police confirm

Updated Oct 24th 2019, 11:55 AM 85,865 Views 99 Comments

The driver is still being questioned by police.

Two Northern Irish properties searched in Essex tragedy investigation
# Armagh
# Armagh

Two Northern Irish properties searched in Essex tragedy investigation

Oct 24th 2019, 7:10 AM 17,192 Views 19 Comments

The driver, who is from Armagh, has been arrested.

Focus turns to Balkans-based trafficking gangs and potential Irish links after Essex tragedy
# Mass Murder
# Mass Murder

Focus turns to Balkans-based trafficking gangs and potential Irish links after Essex tragedy

Oct 24th 2019, 12:05 AM 50,901 Views 45 Comments

Mo Robinson (25) from Armagh was arrested on suspicion of mass murder.

Essex container tragedy: Police believe lorry and container entered UK separately
# People Smuggling
# People Smuggling

Essex container tragedy: Police believe lorry and container entered UK separately

Updated Oct 23rd 2019, 8:45 PM 102,833 Views 73 Comments

39 people were found dead this morning in a lorry container that entered the UK.

Gardaí assisting UK police after 39 people found dead in lorry container in Essex
# Waterglade
# Waterglade

Gardaí assisting UK police after 39 people found dead in lorry container in Essex

Updated Oct 23rd 2019, 12:51 PM 108,223 Views 76 Comments

The lorry entered the UK via Holyhead at the weekend.

Ryanair reports video to police after footage emerges of passenger racially abusing another
# Stansted
# Stansted

Ryanair reports video to police after footage emerges of passenger racially abusing another

Oct 21st 2018, 10:16 AM 73,555 Views 103 Comments

The elderly white man also calls a black woman a “stupid, ugly cow” in the video.

English man jailed for 20 years after pleading guilty to over 200 sexual assaults
# Essex
# Essex

English man jailed for 20 years after pleading guilty to over 200 sexual assaults

Aug 21st 2018, 2:03 PM 18,923 Views 20 Comments

A number of the offences were recorded by Lee on a camcorder.

Couple convicted of manslaughter of girl who died when bouncy castle blew away
# Essex
# Essex

Couple convicted of manslaughter of girl who died when bouncy castle blew away

May 9th 2018, 3:08 PM 34,490 Views 0 Comments

Summer Grant suffered fatal injuries at a funfair in Essex on 26 March 2016

Ex-partner of reality star jailed for 20 years following acid attack outside London nightclub
# ARTHUR COLLINS
# ARTHUR COLLINS

Ex-partner of reality star jailed for 20 years following acid attack outside London nightclub

Dec 19th 2017, 10:40 PM 31,093 Views 36 Comments

Arthur Collins had been found guilty of 14 counts of assault.

Ex-partner of reality star found guilty of acid attack outside London nightclub
# ARTHUR COLLINS
# ARTHUR COLLINS

Ex-partner of reality star found guilty of acid attack outside London nightclub

Nov 13th 2017, 4:28 PM 27,769 Views 14 Comments

Arthur Collins has been found guilty of 14 counts of assault.

Michael Barrymore to receive damages over wrongful rape and murder arrest
# Stuart Lubbock
# Stuart Lubbock

Michael Barrymore to receive damages over wrongful rape and murder arrest

Aug 18th 2017, 2:14 PM 29,704 Views 0 Comments

The former TV presenter was arrested in 2007 on suspicion of the rape and murder of Stuart Lubbock.

Three men arrested in London on suspicion of plotting terror attack
# Essex
# Essex

Three men arrested in London on suspicion of plotting terror attack

Jul 1st 2017, 12:05 PM 12,209 Views 7 Comments

The arrests come against a backdrop of increased security in Britain following a string of terror attacks.

Tributes paid to three Irish people who died in UK house fire
# Essex
# Essex

Tributes paid to three Irish people who died in UK house fire

Feb 9th 2017, 2:30 PM 41,812 Views 9 Comments

A woman and two men, all aged in their 60s and 70s, died as a result of the fire.

'Sell water to Saudi Arabia and turf to England': A Londoner's advice to Garret FitzGerald
# What's The Big Idea?
# What's The Big Idea?

'Sell water to Saudi Arabia and turf to England': A Londoner's advice to Garret FitzGerald

Dec 31st 2016, 3:00 PM 11,347 Views 12 Comments

William Long, from Essex, wrote to the then Taoiseach with his plans for Irish trade.

Man arrested at Stansted Airport on suspicion of 'preparing for a terrorist act'
# London
# London

Man arrested at Stansted Airport on suspicion of 'preparing for a terrorist act'

Dec 6th 2016, 9:54 PM 19,219 Views 12 Comments

He had arrived on a flight from Istanbul.

Dog attack leaves baby boy dead and child seriously injured
# Essex
# Essex

Dog attack leaves baby boy dead and child seriously injured

Oct 14th 2016, 8:16 AM 37,942 Views 86 Comments

The young child has been left with “life-changing” injuries.

Three-year-old boy dies after being attacked by dog in Essex
# Halstead
# Halstead

Three-year-old boy dies after being attacked by dog in Essex

Aug 19th 2016, 10:07 AM 27,239 Views 65 Comments

A 29-year-old woman was arrested.

Woman prevented from having 'Skywalker' on passport makes official complaint
# United Kingdom
# United Kingdom

Woman prevented from having 'Skywalker' on passport makes official complaint

Apr 9th 2016, 3:18 PM 24,189 Views 21 Comments

Laura Matthews originally changed her name to Skywalker for “a bit of a laugh”.

Two people arrested after young girl dies in freak bouncy castle accident
# Essex
# Essex

Two people arrested after young girl dies in freak bouncy castle accident

Mar 27th 2016, 7:49 PM 91,027 Views 10 Comments

The accident happened at an Easter event in Essex yesterday afternoon.

British man dies after collapsing before finishing line of half marathon in Malta
# Tributes
# Tributes

British man dies after collapsing before finishing line of half marathon in Malta

Feb 29th 2016, 8:16 PM 19,921 Views 31 Comments

His wife, who was also running the race, said her husband’s last words were “next year, eh”.

Murder investigation launched after woman shot at nursing home
# United Kingdom
# United Kingdom

Murder investigation launched after woman shot at nursing home

Dec 28th 2015, 12:42 PM 14,205 Views 6 Comments

The incident took place at a care home in the United Kingdom.

13-year-old girl arrested in England over murder of 42-year-old man
# Crime
# Crime

13-year-old girl arrested in England over murder of 42-year-old man

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:37 AM 34,766 Views 14 Comments

Darren Kelly was stabbed to death on Tuesday night.

Two dead after aircraft bursts into flames and crashes
# Essex
# Essex

Two dead after aircraft bursts into flames and crashes

Oct 3rd 2015, 2:53 PM 13,963 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened earlier this morning.

Barrymore sues police over arrest in connection with murder at his home
# Essex
# Essex

Barrymore sues police over arrest in connection with murder at his home

Jul 8th 2015, 1:28 PM 10,829 Views 0 Comments

The former TV star says his arrest over Stuart Lubbock’s death ruined his career.

PHOTOS: Welcome to Sealand, the bizarre 'micronation' off the coast of England
# The Principality Of Tides
# The Principality Of Tides

PHOTOS: Welcome to Sealand, the bizarre 'micronation' off the coast of England

Jun 27th 2015, 7:00 PM 38,597 Views 17 Comments

The Principality of Sealand has its own currency, flag, and royal family.

Son says his mum "wouldn't help" these dangerous convicted killers escape prison
# Manhunt
# Manhunt

Son says his mum "wouldn't help" these dangerous convicted killers escape prison

Jun 10th 2015, 12:08 PM 7,288 Views 5 Comments

A huge search for the two men is ongoing.

Two pregnant women found among 68 trafficked in containers
# Essex
# Essex

Two pregnant women found among 68 trafficked in containers

Jun 5th 2015, 12:46 PM 8,246 Views 8 Comments

The four men driving the vehicles have been arrested on suspicion of breaking immigration laws.

Manhunt in Essex as father abducts three-year-old son from foster parents
# Concern
# Concern

Manhunt in Essex as father abducts three-year-old son from foster parents

May 3rd 2015, 5:24 PM 19,636 Views 47 Comments

Robert Gurling is not allowed to have unsupervised access to his little boy.

Plane makes emergency landing at UK airport after engine catches fire
# Essex
# Essex

Plane makes emergency landing at UK airport after engine catches fire

Jan 2nd 2015, 11:19 AM 14,668 Views 10 Comments

The fire service said the incident had the potential to be very serious.

100 'ambitious' Irish nurses sought for jobs in Essex
# The Only Way Is Essex
# The Only Way Is Essex

100 'ambitious' Irish nurses sought for jobs in Essex

Nov 4th 2014, 9:30 AM 12,850 Views 49 Comments

Got what it takes? Three ‘roadshow’ recruitment events take place next week in Cork, Galway and Limerick.

A Tory MP has defected to UKIP and resigned his seat in parliament
# UK
# UK

A Tory MP has defected to UKIP and resigned his seat in parliament

Aug 28th 2014, 12:12 PM 6,052 Views 99 Comments

UKIP has secured only its second ever seat in Westminster after Douglas Carswell joined from the Conservative Party.

Co Derry man arrested over death of Afghan migrant found in container
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Co Derry man arrested over death of Afghan migrant found in container

Aug 19th 2014, 3:32 PM 10,224 Views 14 Comments

He is suspected of manslaughter and human trafficking offences.

Over 30 people, including children, found in shipping container at Essex docks
# UK
# UK

Over 30 people, including children, found in shipping container at Essex docks

Aug 16th 2014, 7:39 PM 30,294 Views 134 Comments

Basildon Hospital states that it is dealing with a ‘major incident’.