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PICTURED: Horror smash as lorry overturns on major road


A LORRY overturned on the A1 during rush hour causing travel hell for commuters.

Dramatic pictures show the upended HGV lay on its side on the side of the northbound carriageway near junction 63 at Chester-le-Street.


Drivers were caught up in lengthy delays with tailbacks stretching back for miles.

Medics were scrambled to the scene but nodody was hurt in the collision.


BREAKING: Horror as British Airways plane skids off runway while landing


British Airways flight from London Heathrow skids off runway in horror landing.

The BA flight A319 from London slipped off the tarmac at Billung Airport in Denmark while landing.Dramatic images from the scene show the plane on the grass at the end of the runway.

Ice can be seen on the ground in the photos.

Passengers disembarked from the plane using steps following a “technical issue”.

No injuries have been reported.

“The aircraft landed safely, and customers disembarked using steps after a technical issue on the taxiway,” British Airways told AIRLIVE.

Paige Doherty murderer battered in Dumfries prison


Killer John Leatham was battered by a rapist two days after switching jails over fears lags were plotting his murder.

Leathem, 32, caged for slaying Paige Doherty, 15, suffered face wounds as James Gellately pounded.

Serial rapist Gellately rained blows on Leathem’s head and face as he tucked into his tea, a jail report revealed.

Two guards leapt in and dragged raging Gellately away.

The beast, 29, was sent to solitary and later transfered to another nick.

An insider revealed the brutal assault happened shortly after deli murderer Leathem, 32, arrived at Dumfries prison last year.

They said: “When Leathem came down to Dumfries in November he was put into the general population.

“Things were said about him and his offence in the company of other prisoners, including Gellately.

“Word got back to Leat­hem who then approached Gellately and words were exchanged. Gellately said to him he wasn’t some little girl he could terrorise and Leathem said he didn’t know what he was talking about — that’s what lit the fuse.

“Gellately then assaulted him and left him with nasty bruising to the side of his face.

BREAKING NEWS: Major explosion in sparks lockdown


A massive explosion has ripped through the heart of downtown Cologne at the Burgmauer near the statdtmuseum.

The explosion took place at 7.29pm in the German city, leaving two injured, according to BILD newspaper.

Reports suggest that the explosion was in the cellar of a house in a recording studio.

There is no evidence that the incident relates to terrorism, according to police.

More to follow…

Heartbreak for Britney Spears as 8yr old niece involed in horrific accident


Britney Spears’ father Jamie has asked people to pray for his granddaughter Maddie after she was seriously injured in an quad bike accident on Sunday afternoon.

The eight-year-old, who is the daughter of Britney’s younger sister Jamie Lynn, was reportedly riding a quad bike which flipped and resulted in her being underwater for several minutes and left unconscious, according to TMZ.

The little girl was then airlifted to a nearby hospital.

Confirming to ET that Maddie is in “extremely serious condition”, Jamie Lynn and Britney’s father Jamie Spears said: “All I can say is pray for our baby Maddie.”

Full details of what happened have not been revealed, but Jamie Lynn, 25, released statement warning fans that some reports have been incorrect.

Taxi driver says: ‘Sorry I’m speeding, my passengers are breaking wind and it stinks’

A taxi driver reported for speeding blamed the offence on his passengers breaking wind when stopped by police.

Posting on Facebook, Dorset traffic police revealed the weird excuse of the driver who was stopped on Friday night.

Officers said that the taxi driver failed to notice the large marked traffic car in his rear view mirror.

When he was stopped, the driver blamed the “flatulence” of his three paying passengers for the reason he sped.

The incident took place in Bournemouth town centre.


Wonderful News For Little Mix Star As Instagram Confirms Something Special

1aleeLeigh-Anne Pinnock looks super happy and in love in the first photo she’s shared of her new boyfriend. The Little Mix star posted the sweet snap of her and footballer Andre Gray on Instagram.

The 25-year-old singer has reportedly been dating the Burnley star since late last year and has posted a cute pic of them together on the photo-sharing website. She captioned the photograph of them on a night out, in which Andre is cuddling her from behind: “Gonna miss this one (sic)”

Leigh-Anne is poised to embark on another tour with her bandmates while Andre will remain in the UK, meaning they are set to spend a prolonged period apart. Fingers crossed their romance survives the separation.

Baby Shot In Head After Bristol Woman Told Partner To “Shoot” Him To “Shut Him Up”

1babyWhen Emma Horseman told her partner to shoot a baby to frighten him the tot was actually shot in the head, a court was told. A jury heard how Horseman and her partner Jordan Walters were in their flat in Hartcliffe when mum Amy Allen arrived with her two children Riley, aged two, and Harry, aged 18 months.

The court was told when Harry was crying Horseman told Walters “shoot Harry, just to frighten him, to shut him up, shoot it at Harry”.  The court heard Walters obtained an air rifle from the kitchen cupboard, started to clean it and replaced two gas cylinders with new ones. As he did so Miss Allen’s youngsters seemed upset, the court heard.

Just seconds later, while Harry was crying, Amy heard Horseman say “shoot Harry, just to frighten him, to shut him up, shoot it at Harry.”   With that, the court heard Walters aimed the gun at Harry and fired it right into his head.  Walters has pleaded guilty to causing GBH. Horseman was interviewed for 85 minutes and made no reply to all questions. The case continues.

Traffic Chaos: Car Smashes Into Tanker Carrying Explosive Flammable Liquid – Two Motorway Lanes Closed

1roadA car collided with a taker carrying a “very flammable, explosive liquid” on the M60 in Manchester, prompting the closure of two lanes. Police said the car went into the back of the tanker close to Junction 17, at Prestwich.

Whitefield Fire Station watch manager Patrick Walsh told The Bolton News: “A Fiat Punto collided with the rear of a tanker carrying a very flammable, explosive liquid called vinyl chloride monomer or VCM.”

Drivers were warned to expect long delays following the accident and diversions were put in place.

Coronation Street Star Set To Exit Soap In EXPLOSIVE Storyline

1venpCoronation Street ’s Nick Tilsley has been written out of the soap after actor Ben Price quit to spend more time with his family. The soap star, who has played Nick since 2009, will exit in an explosive storyline in early summer.

His departure will be linked to the emotional fallout from the revelation that Steve McDonald is actually the father of his on-off lover Leanne’s baby. Bosses are keeping details of Nick’s exit plot – including whether or not he is killed off – a closely guarded secret.

But as the terrible truth emerges it causes huge rifts which lead to him leaving the cobbles for good. The scenes, which will also show Michelle (Kym Marsh) deciding to divorce Steve over his cheating, are likely to play out during Super Soap Week in early summer.