Mother-of-three commended by judge and handed bravery award for shouting f*** off at armed raider By Anna Edwards PUBLISHED: 12:45 GMT, 4 January 2013 | UPDATED: 14:57 GMT, 4 January 2013 When faced with a terrifying situation, many of us lose the power of speech. But not for one woman – who was handed a bravery award today for shouting 'f*** off' to an armed robber. Michelle Andrews, 45, was commended by a judge for her four-letter tirade when she was confronted by the dangerous knifeman.
Theresa May faces court battle over decision to strip 'kidnapped extremist' of British citizenship Mahdi Hashi, 23, went missing in Somalia and is now on trial in New YorkHis lawyers claim the Home Secretary's order put him at risk | UPDATED: 22:02 GMT, 29 December 2012 Home Secretary Theresa May is to face a court challenge over her decision to strip a British man of his citizenship just weeks before he was allegedly kidnapped by American forces and put on trial in New York. Lawyers for Mahdi Hashi, 23, who went missing in Somalia in the summer, are to ask judges to overturn Mrs May’s order which, they say, left him stateless and at the mercy of US secret agents.
Corrections and clarifications UPDATED: 01:57 GMT, 23 December 2012 If you wish to point out any inaccuracy, please write to Readers’ Editor, The Mail on Sunday, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TS or email [email protected] ……………………………………………………………………………………….. A news story on December 9 said John Baron MP believed further cuts to the Army’s size are inevitable
More misery for renters frozen off the housing ladder as average monthly payments are expected to jump by another 4% Rents expected to rise twice as fast as house prices in 2013Cost of the average home will rise by a modest two per cent | UPDATED: 09:12 GMT, 14 December 2012 Rents will rise twice as fast as house prices in 2013 as Britain’s embattled housing market endures another tough year, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors will say today.
The parking bays that cost more than a house: Trio of Cornish spaces sell for 160,000The spaces in St Ives sold for 55,000, 56,000 and 50,000 at auctionTwo more parking spots received bids of 50k but did not sell as their reserve was not metThe tiny spaces are 30 seconds walking distance from the centre of the popular beach fronted town | UPDATED: 21:16 GMT, 28 November 2012 Three car parking spaces in the exclusive Cornish resort of St Ives have been sold at auction for a staggering combined total of 161,000. The two remaining parking bays in the same lot, all measuring just 20ft (6.1m) by 8ft (2.4m), attracted offers of 50,000 each – but failed to sell as the bids did not meet the reserve prices set by the owners. The three that did sell went for 55,000, 56,000 and 50,000