Five people from the same family killed in crash between car and lorry

Five people from the same family, one of them believed to be a baby, are killed after a head-on crash between their car and a lorryFive members of Durham family dies in crash on A18 near GrimsbyFamily's Nissan Primera collided with light goods vehicle at 12.30pm today Three pronounced dead at the scene and two upon arrival at hospital By Sara Malm PUBLISHED: 17:28 GMT, 12 April 2013 | UPDATED: 03:16 GMT, 13 April 2013 Five people from the same family have died in a crash between their car and a lorry today. Three members of the Durham family were pronounced dead at the scene on the A18 near Laceby Manor Golf Club, Grimsby.

Serial criminal John Moir convicted of 218 offences laughs at police after receiving 43rd driving ban

'Nothing is going to stop me': Serial criminal convicted of 218 offences laughs at police after receiving his 43rd driving ban John Moir, 46, of Ipswich, Suffolk, was caught driving while banned – againHe was jailed in 2010 after hitting Simon Jacobs, 45, who nearly diedMr Jacobs says 'Justice system must listen: he will kill someone next time' , for driving while banned, resisting a police officer and having no car insurance, for which he was jailed for five months. 'I believe he will kill someone eventually': Simon Jacobs, 45, nearly died after Moir drove into him in 2010 Moir admitted driving while banned, having no insurance, and two charges of theft. He received a four-month jail sentence for driving while disqualified, and three months for each theft to run consecutively.

The camera you can swallow: New capsule could help detect early stages of caner of the oesophagus

The camera you can swallow: New capsule could help detect early stages of cancer of the oesophagusGround breaking device the size of a large multivitamin pillCaptures microscopic images that detect changes in cells By James Black PUBLISHED: 21:47 GMT, 13 January 2013 | UPDATED: 07:53 GMT, 14 January 2013 A swallowable camera-in-a-capsule could help doctors spot early signs of oesophageal cancer, research has shown. The hi-tech transparent device is about the size of a large multivitamin pill. It contains a rapidly rotating laser that shines a beam of near-infrared light onto the wall of the oesophagus, or gullet, the pipe that carries food to the stomach.

Soldier Robert Griffiths, 24, who spoke of "buzz" of surviving Afghanistan bomb blast is found hanged

Soldier, 24, who survived Taliban bomb blast is found hanged at home while on leaveLight tank driven by Robert Griffiths was hit by roadside bomb last yearTrooper was on home leave for Christmas when he was found hanged Had been staying with this parents when his body was discovered By Anna Edwards PUBLISHED: 16:52 GMT, 4 January 2013 | UPDATED: 12:06 GMT, 5 January 2013 A young soldier who survived a Taliban bomb blast on the frontline in Afghanistan has been found hanged while on home leave. Trooper Robert Griffiths, 24, was driving a light tank when it was hit by a Taliban roadside bomb last year

Christmas Eve murder: Tears of Alan Greaves"s widow as Bishop holds church service to pay tribute to victim

'I have not stopped crying at the evil that's been done': Organist's widow weeps during emotional tribute at church where he had been due to play on Christmas Eve Widow of Alan Greaves thanks congregation for support since the attackThe 68-year-old was found beaten up as he went to mass on Christmas EveBishop of Sheffield describes the shock and outrage at service today | UPDATED: 07:56 GMT, 31 December 2012 The wife of an organist who died after he was attacked on the way to play at Midnight Mass said yesterday she had not stopped crying over the ‘evil that has been done’. Maureen Greaves led prayers to husband Alan as dozens came together in grief at the first Sunday service since his death last week. The Bishop of Sheffield, who attended the service, paid tribute to the devout Anglican and lay preacher, saying the church had lost a ‘shining light’.

Norfolk crash sisters pictured as bridesmaids at mother"s wedding earlier this year

Sisters' bridesmaid joy before tragedy: Girls aged 7 and 10 killed in Christmas horror crash pictured at mother's wedding Jessica Portor, seven, and her sister Tmazin, 10, died in car crash near King's Lynn, NorfolkEarlier this year they had been bridesmaids at mother Lorraine's wedding | UPDATED: 00:54 GMT, 30 December 2012 Posing proudly in their bridesmaids dresses on one of the happiest days of their lives, this is the first picture of two sisters who were killed in an horrific crash over Christmas. Seven-year-old Jessica Portor and her sister Tamzin, ten, were passengers in a Ford Focus driven by their father’s new partner when it crashed into a ditch and rolled into a wooden gate on Thursday evening

Rush-hour horror as man turns himself into a "walking fireball" in front of motorists

Rush-hour horror as man turns himself into a 'walking fireball' in front of motorists | UPDATED: 12:26 GMT, 29 December 2012 Rush-hour drivers watched in horror as a man turned himself into a human fireball in front of them, it emerged today. The man, in his 40s, was a 'walking fireball' and 'head-to-toe' in flames after dousing himself in petrol.

So, Mr Farage, why does UKIP"s leader have a German wife? …and did she make you kip in the spare room over that "seven-times-a night…

So, Mr Farage, why does UKIP's leader have a German wife …and did she make you kip in the spare room over that 'seven-times-a night fling' with a LatvianLove him or loathe him, Nigel Farage is impossible to ignoreHe dresses like a City trader, smells of fags and speaks from the hipThe UKIP leader has been at death's door three times in his 48 years'Circumstances have changed, things could really happen now' | UPDATED: 22:03 GMT, 28 December 2012 A lot of people don't seem to like UKIP leader Nigel Farage. They roll their eyes and dismiss him as brash and vulgar – part used-car dealer, part public-school fool, 'utterly unembarrassable' and 'a poor man's Boris Johnson'

Ghosts of the mountains: Natural light phenomenon leaves haunting halo around shadow

Just what did this photographer capture in this 'Ghostly' man of the mountains Brocken Spectre is actually a person's shadow cast onto low-lying cloudsLight diffraction causes figures to be surrounded by a multi-coloured 'halo'Stunning examples photographed in Ukraine's Chatyr-Dag mountain regionAccording to climbers' superstition, whoever sees one will die the next day | UPDATED: 18:48 GMT, 19 December 2012 This eerie ghost-like figure left a group of trekkers stunned when it suddenly appeared over a mountain range, but it was nothing more than the rare natural phenomenon known as a Brocken Spectre.

Desperate lorry driver clings to van roof in his underpants to stop thieves stealing his cargo… and clings on for a mile

Desperate lorry driver clings to van roof in his underpants to stop thieves stealing his cargo… and clings on for a mile | UPDATED: 18:59 GMT, 9 December 2012 A desperate truck driver clung to the roof of a van for a mile in his underwear after two thieves raided his lorry, which was parked in a Paris street.