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Emergency Services Staff To Face Car Parking Charges Under New Proposals In Kendal

Medics, the police and other emergency service personnel in Kendal may now have to pay to park their car when driving to work. Proposals to turn a ‘free’ carpark behind Country Hall in Busher Walk, Kendal, into a pay-and-display one have also been extended to include a smaller staff car park that is used by the emergency services. Cumbria County

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Over 17 Migrants Detained After Two Rigid Inflatable Boats Land On Beach In Hastings

Sussex Police believe that a small number of people may have left the beach and dispersed following the landing of two rigid inflatable boats containing suspected illegal immigrants in the Hastings area on Thursday morning (3 October). It is thought they probably crossed the English Channel from France overnight, coming ashore at Hastings, and further east near Winchelsea Beach. Seventeen

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APPEAL To Find Man Who Fractured Paramedics Skull With A Baseball Bat

A violent thug who was jailed for savagely beating a paramedic with a baseball bat is still on the run, over two months after he escaped from prison. Lewis Westwood, previously of Hillbrook Road, Leyland, is wanted after absconding from HMP Kirkham on 4th August. After being on the run for two months, police have renewed their appeal for help

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BREAKING: Four Police Officers Stabbed To Death In Paris

A knife-wielding man has killed four police officers at a police headquarters in central Paris according to reports from the French media. The attacker, who has not been named but is also said to be an employee of the French police, was later shot dead by officers. There are reports that the individual responsible for the attack was a 20-year-old

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Response Team Officers Visit Man Whose Life They Saved

Officers from Cheshire Police have been thanked for following up an abandoned 999 call and performing emergency CPR on a barely conscious man. On Sunday 25 August Jan Krawczyk’s wife called 999 when he started feeling ill, but she dropped the phone as he collapsed to the floor. PCs Steph Darbyshire, Jenny May and Ben Harrington attended the address in

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Jason Donovan Surprises Firefighters At Notting Hill Fire

Firefighters are always prepared for the unexpected but seeing Jason Donovan in his underpants tackling a fire was certainly a surprise for London Fire Brigades Kensington crew. The Brigade was called at 04:09 hours on Sunday, 22 September to a fire on Chepstow Villas in Notting Hill.  Watch Manager Thomas Wolfe said: “The fire was located in the side passage

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11 People To Face Court After 300+ Defibrillators Stolen During Theft Campaign Which Targeted Emergency Ambulances

A group of people from Kent face multiple conspiracy charges after ambulances and buildings were targeted in East Kent, and surrounding counties and medical equipment were stolen. More than 300 defibrillators along with drugs and other equipment were taken between September 2016 and August 2017 in towns including Thanet, Herne Bay, Ashford, Northfleet, Chatham and the Isle of Sheppey. Detectives from

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WATCH: Two Teenagers Charged After Pursuit Footage Goes Viral

Two juveniles have been charged after a car was stopped on Langston Road in Loughton. Video footage (scroll down) of the incident was widely shared on social media over the weekend, as the driver of the suspect vehicle attempted to ram innocent motorists out of their way. A 15-year-old-boy (who cannot be named for legal reasons) [A] from Wood Green

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EXCLUSIVE: We Speak To The ‘UberEats’ Delivery Cyclist Who Helped Catch A Suspected Motorbike Thief

Over the weekend, dramatic footage emerged of the Police in Scotland chasing after a suspected motorbike thief.  In the clip (scroll down for video), the suspect drops the stolen bike as he rode around a corner, followed quickly by the Police and a cyclist who helped to grab the suspected thief.  We caught up with the brave cyclist (who has

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Suspended Sentence For Male Who Attacked Police Officers After Disrupting An EasyJet Flight

A man who bit a police officer after being arrested for shouting racial abuse on a plane has been convicted in court. Officers responded to reports of a disruptive passenger on the EasyJet flight inbound from Faro to Gatwick Airport on 18 May. Having been asked to sit down and put his seatbelt on as the aircraft prepared to land,

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