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Man Dies After Crane Falls On M25

PA | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK

A man has died after a crane fell from a yard on to the M25. The man, who is believed to have fallen from the crane, was pronounced dead at the sce...

Revolutionary 'Foldback' Plan Unveiled to Target Natural Disasters

Xavier Toby | Posted 02.04.2013 | UK Comedy
Xavier Toby

Retired CSRIO scientist Dr Willy Flyer has today unveiled a plan to simultaneously solve Australia's ongoing bushfire and flood woes.

Inquest Hears Details Of Vauxhall Helicopter Crash

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK

The pilot who died in a helicopter crash in central London had been diverted because of bad weather, an inquest has been told. Pete Barnes, 50, die...

'He Would Have Done Everything To Save The Lives Of Others': Tribute From Partner Of Helicopter Pilot

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK

Updated: 17:57 17 January 2013 - more comments from Chris Barnes The partner of the pilot killed in a London helicopter crash has paid tribute to a...

'We Are Lucky To Be Alive'

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK

Two workmen who should have been in a crane that was hit by a helicopter in central London escaped death by minutes because they overslept. Richard...

Second Man Killed In Helicopter Crash Named

Posted 17.01.2013 | UK

The second man killed in a helicopter crash in central London today has been named by Scotland Yard as Matthew Wood. Mr Wood, 39, from Sutton, sout...

Vauxhall Helicopter Crash Pilot 'Was One Of Country's Most Experienced'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK

The pilot who died after his helicopter crashed in Vauxhall, London, was one of the country's most experienced pilots, having flown choppers in Hollyw...

Helicopter Pilot 'Requested Vauxhall Diversion Because Of Fog'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK

The pilot of the helicopter which crashed in Vauxhall had requested to divert and land at Battersea due to bad weather, London Heliport said. The ...

Was It An Accident Waiting To Happen?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK

Construction workers at the scene of the helicopter crash in Vauxhall have told The Huffington Post UK that helicopters regularly fly dangerously clos...

Investigators Seek Answers In Vauxhall Helicopter Crash

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK

Investigations began on Wednesday into why an Agusta 109 helicopter collided with a construction crane in Vauxhall, London and crashed into the street...

'It Ripped, Screeching Through The Crane Slicing It Like A Piece Of Paper'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK

Eyewitnesses have described scenes of chaos, 'fireballs' and body bags at a crash in central London after a helicopter sliced through a crane on top o...

Helicopter Crashes Into Crane In Central London

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK

Two people have been confirmed dead after a helicopter crashed into a road in central London, hitting a crane on top of a tower block and exploding in...

Vladimir Putin Dresses As Mummy Bird For Photo Op

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.09.2012 | UK Politics

Russian President Vladimir Putin is no stranger to the machismo photo opportunity. However his latest foray into the skies may signal a fluffier, s...