Moment British woman in her 50s on holiday in Barbados was gunned down along with male tourist Woman and British man in his 70s were shot in island capital BridgetownHorrified tourists rushed to couple’s aid after hearing shots and screamsMale victim hit in his pelvis and woman received injury to her right thighPolice have not revealed names or what their current conditions are By David Harding PUBLISHED: 13:43 GMT, 18 March 2013 | UPDATED: 17:00 GMT, 18 March 2013 Two Britons on a Caribbean cruise were recovering in hospital today after being shot by an armed robber during a stop over on the holiday island of Barbados. Horrified tourists rushed to the couple’s aid after hearing shots and screams in an area popular with holidaymakers on the outskirts of the island's usually safe capital, Bridgetown.
Drifter who strangled British tour guide then hid her body in cupboard inside smiley-face bag is JAILED for twenty years Lianne Burns, originally from Essex, murdered in Caribbean island St MartinJealous boyfriend Younes El-Mami strangled her and hid body in cupboardJailed for 20 years after devoted sisters spent years campaigning for justice By Steve Robson PUBLISHED: 10:25 GMT, 12 March 2013 | UPDATED: 11:08 GMT, 12 March 2013 Tour guide Lianne Burns was found strangled in a cupboard with her head covered in a bag covered in a smiley face and the word 'merci' A drifter who strangled a British tour guide on a paradise Caribbean island then hid her body in a cupboard has been jailed for 20 years. Younes El-Mami wrapped the body of Lianne Burns, originally from Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, in tape and left her head covered by a bag with the smiley face logo on it and the word 'Merci'.
How 2,500 hairy (and lairy) bikers ruined family's 4,000 Caribbean cruise by staging belly-flopping contests and having sex in hot tubsGail Empson and her family were 'disgusted' by antics of gang on cruiseBikers were staging annual 'High Seas Rally' aboard Royal Caribbean shipReports of fighting, wearing sexually explicit clothing and heavy drinkingMrs Empson said family was not warned about the biker event beforehand | UPDATED: 10:38 GMT, 29 December 2012 A cruise around the Caribbean aboard one of the world’s largest passenger ships carries connotations of glamour, elegance and sophistication. Unfortunately for Gail Empson and her family, the 2,500-strong gang of raucous, heavy-drinking, leather-clad bikers and their partners who were sharing their voyage had rather different ideas. From the moment the bikers stepped on board the Freedom of the Seas ship, which carries 3,600 passengers, the trip to celebrate Mrs Empson’s 50th birthday was a disaster
How 2,500 hairy (and lairy) bikers ruined family's 4,000 Caribbean cruise by staging belly-flopping contests and having sex in hot tubsGail Empson and her family were 'disgusted' by antics of gang on cruiseBikers were staging annual 'High Seas Rally' aboard Royal Caribbean shipReports of fighting, wearing sexually explicit clothing and heavy drinkingMrs Empson said family was not warned about the biker event beforehand | UPDATED: 22:05 GMT, 28 December 2012 A cruise around the Caribbean aboard one of the world’s largest passenger ships carries connotations of glamour, elegance and sophistication.
The sunshine swindler: Benefit cheat bride used 10,000 of taxpayers' cash to fund dream wedding in CaribbeanAbigail Martin, from Sussex, received suspended sentence over three-year fraudSpent taxpayers' money on luxury spa treatments and Disney World holiday | UPDATED: 14:42 GMT, 14 December 2012 Fraud: Abigail Martin, pictured in Antigua on her wedding day, swindled 10,000 from taxpayers A benefit cheat who used taxpayers' money to pay for a luxury wedding in the Caribbean has escaped jail. Abigail Martin spent three years pretending to be a single parent in order to claim more than 10,000 in housing and council tax benefits to which she was not entitled
'Neon's cancer is back': Grandfather of boy, 7, abducted by his mother who wanted to block life-saving brain tumour treatment reveals his sudden relapse | UPDATED: 01:56 GMT, 9 December 2012 The seven-year-old boy at the centre of a row over his cancer treatment is suffering from a recurrence of his brain tumour, his family said last night. A High Court judgment on whether the mother of Neon Roberts could prevent him having radiotherapy was dramatically adjourned yesterday after the judge said there had been medical ‘developments’. Sally Roberts, 37, has been battling with her estranged husband, Ben, 34, over the treatment Neon should receive following surgery to remove his tumour
Ex-president of Turks and Caicos arrested after fleeing Caribbean islands with $180m fortune Michael Misick detained in Rio de Janeiro by Brazilian Federal PoliceAccused of masterminding a massive corruption scheme Will be extradited back to Caribbean islands to go on trial | UPDATED: 13:43 GMT, 8 December 2012 In custody: Former prime minister of the Turks and Caicos islands Michael Misick has been arrested in Brazil after fleeing the country with an alleged fortune of $180million The former jet-setting premier of the Turks and Caicos islands has been arrested in Brazil on an international warrant. Michael Misick fled the British overseas territory in 2009 after a report exposed widespread corruption. The former prime minister is alleged to have amassed a personal fortune of $180m and lived a lavish lifestyle