Entries by Felicity A Morse from 10/2012

Schizophrenic Woman Lent 'Thousands' By Provident Financial As Panorama Reveal Company Knew Her Vulnerabilty

Posted 10.01.2012 | UK

One of Britain's largest doorstep lenders gave thousands of pounds of loans to a schizophrenic woman despite knowing she was vulnerable. Panorama w...

Automatic Pension Plan Marks Biggest Reform For A Century

Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Politics

A landmark scheme to automatically place millions of people into workplace pensions is now under way, in what is hailed as the biggest pensions revolu...

Minimum Wage Change And 'Pasty Tax' VAT Changes Take Effect

Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Politics

A rise in the minimum wage has come into effect, leading to a bigger pay packet for some workers, but the low-paid will actually be worse off, accordi...

Labour Leader Ed Miliband Clashes With Trade Unions

Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband faces a major attack on his leadership as trade unions call on Labour's grassroots to reject public sector pay restraint. The Labour le...

Minimum Alcohol Prices Supported By UK Government

Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Politics

The UK will back the Scottish government over plans to bring in a minimum price for alcohol, according to the Advocate General for Scotland. The ne...

Almost A Third Of School Children Under 13 'Haven't Heard Of Shakespeare'

Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Almost a third of schoolchildren under 13 do not know who William Shakespeare is, a survey has found. Hundreds of pupils from across the country to...

Cat Deeley And Patrick Kielty Married! Couple Sneak Off For Rome Wedding

Posted 10.01.2012 | Huffington Post

Everybody's favourite secret couple Cat Deeley and Patrick Kielty have sneaked off and got married in Italy over the weekend. The pair, who stunned...

Junior Nkwelle Killing: 14-Year-Old Girl And 16-Year-Old Boy In Court Over Brixton Murder

Posted 10.01.2012 | UK

A 14-year-old girl and a 16-year-old boy will appear in court charged with the murder of a promising teenage footballer described as a "role model" fo...

G4S 'Was Warned' Over Danny Fitzsimons Before He Killed Paul McGuigan And Darren Hoare, BBC Claims

Posted 10.01.2012 | UK

Security company G4S was warned against arming a security guard who killed two of his colleagues in Iraq, a BBC investigation has claimed. Accordin...

Detective Chief Inspector April Casburn Accused Of Leaking Information To News Of The World

Posted 10.01.2012 | UK

A senior detective who specialised in counter-terrorism has appeared in court accused of leaking information to a tabloid newspaper. Detective Chie...

Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, 'Saddened' Over Death Of Cancer Patient Zakwan Anuar (PICTURES)

Posted 10.01.2012 | UK

The Duchess of Cambridge has been left saddened by the death of a teenage cancer patient she met on her recent tour of Malaysia. Zakwan Anuar, 15, ...

Man Gets Head Stuck In Bin In Aberdeen

Posted 10.01.2012 | UK

A man who got his head stuck in a bin in Aberdeen has had his public indignity go viral after a picture of the poor unfortunate was uploaded on to Fac...

Bodies Of Michael Pedersen And Two Young Children Found Beside Car In Hampshire

Posted 10.01.2012 | UK

A former army sergeant who survived a devastating IRA bomb blast has stabbed his two children to death before killing himself in a countryside bridlew...

Hong Kong Ferries Crash Off Lamma Island, Killing Up To 37 People (PICTURES, VIDEO)

Posted 10.02.2012 | UK

Two passenger ferries have collided off Hong Kong, killing at least 37 people and leaving around 100 passengers injured. Six crew members were arre...

Abu Hamza And Other Terror Suspects Appeal Against Extradition

Posted 10.02.2012 | UK

Lawyers for Abu Hamza have argued that his poor health means he should not be extradited as he and four other terror suspects took their cases to the ...

12-Year-Old Girl Hit By Tube Train At Brixton

Posted 10.02.2012 | UK

A 12-year-old girl has been taken to hospital after being struck by a Tube train at Brixton. The incident at the south London station happened duri...

'Being Gay Is Not A Mental Disorder And Cannot Be Cured' UK Psychotherapists Warn

Posted 10.02.2012 | UK

The largest association of psychotherapists in the UK has sent a letter to all of its 30,000 members, telling them that being gay is not a mental diso...

April Jones Missing: 46-Year-Old Man Arrested In Machynlleth

Posted 10.02.2012 | UK

Updated: 19:05, 2 October 2012 - Arrested man named Updated: 18:45, 2 October 2012 - Arrested man known to family Police have named the man arrest...

Abortion Limit Should Be Lowered To 20 Weeks, Argues Maria Miller

Posted 10.03.2012 | UK Politics

The legal abortion limit should be lowered to 20 weeks because of dramatic advances in medical science, according to the new women's minister. Mari...

West Coast Mainline Contract Cancelled And Virgin Challenge Upheld After 'Technical Flaws' In Bid

Posted 10.03.2012 | UK

The competition to run trains on the West Coast Main Line has been cancelled following the discovery of "significant technical flaws" in the way the f...

Hong Kong Ferry Collision Claims Life Of British National

Posted 10.03.2012 | UK

A British national was among the victims of the Hong Kong ferry disaster, the Foreign Office has confirmed. 38 people were killed and around 100 pa...

Tesco Profits Drop By 12%

Posted 10.03.2012 | UK

Supermarket giant Tesco reported a fall in group profits today as a return to sales growth in the UK was overshadowed by a downturn in Asia and Europe...

April Jones Missing: Police Urge 'Well-Wishers' To Leave Search

Posted 10.03.2012 | UK

Police have said that they have no further news on missing five-year-old April Jones's whereabouts and that they are continuing to focus on a "systema...

April Jones Missing: Mark Bridger Pictured As Police Urge Locals To Come Forward With Information

Posted 10.03.2012 | UK

A picture of Mark Bridger, the man being held on suspicion of abducting missing five-year-old April Jones, has emerged as police continue to search fo...

April Jones Missing: Mark Bridger And Landrover Pictures Released As Police Appeal For More Information

Posted 10.03.2012 | UK

Police have issued a public appeal for more information on the recent activity of Mark Bridger, the man arrested on suspicion of abducting five-year-o...