"We were inches from certain death": Family-of-four"s lucky escape as their car explodes seconds after they dive out of burning car

'We were inches from certain death': Family-of-four's lucky escape as their car explodes seconds after they dive out of burning car Stuart and Luesa Tasker rescued their daughters with seconds to spareFord Escort burst into a fireball without warning in LincolnshireBaby Ayda-Mai managed to sleep through the whole ordeal By Olivia Williams PUBLISHED: 13:04 GMT, 20 February 2013 | UPDATED: 13:28 GMT, 20 February 2013 A young family escaped their burning car with seconds to spare when it burst into flames while they were driving then exploded seconds later. Stuart Tasker, 26, and his wife Luesa, 23, were travelling back from a friend’s house in Lincolnshire with their young children Amili, two, and 11-week-old Ayda-Mai when they began to smell burning. Tattoo artist Mr Tasker today described the terrifying ordeal, which his newborn daughter Ayda-Mai managed to sleep through

Oscar Pistorius: Blade Runner"s phone call to Justin Divaris after "shooting dead Reeva Steenkamp"

Was Reeva's skull crushed with bloodied cricket bat 'found' at Blade Runner's House Horrific new claims about model's death South African police reportedly found a bloodied cricket bat at his homeAthlete's best friend claims Pistorius called him moments after shooting Reeva Steenkamp, 29, had been dating Oscar Pistorious since November She was shot dead on Valentine’s Day at his gated mansion in South Africa 'There is no hatred in our hearts' says model's father Barry SteenkampRumours about Springbok Francois Hougaard's friendship with Miss Steenkamp have been rubbished by the rugby player's agent Olympics and Paralympics last year” class=”blkBorder” /> Blade Runner: Pistorius ran in both the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics last year Some in South Africa have speculated about the nature of Miss Steenkamp’s friendship with Springbok rugby player Francois Hougaard, and whether this played a part in the tragedy. The 24-year-old was keen to distance himself from such reports at the weekend.

Unlicensed mini-cab driver raped female passenger after tricking her male friend into getting out of car to ask for directions

Unlicensed mini-cab driver raped female passenger after tricking her male friend into getting out of car to ask for directionsEllie Feghaly, 44, picked up victim and companion in central LondonSuggested male got out to ask for directions then drove off with victim Jailed for nine years at Woolwich Crown Court today By Steve Robson PUBLISHED: 13:18 GMT, 5 February 2013 | UPDATED: 16:03 GMT, 5 February 2013 Jailed: Ellie Feghaly raped the woman after tricking her male companion into getting out of the cab to ask for directions An unlicensed minicab driver who raped a female passenger after tricking her male companion to get out of the car and ask for directions has been jailed for nine years. Ellie Feghaly, 44, had picked up the 33-year-old victim and her friend in central London after they left a bar in Leicester Square in August last year.

Loving couple "put through hell" after social services mistook tiny "birthmark" on baby"s foot for a bruise

Couple put through three 'weeks of hell' by social services who thought mark on their newborn baby's foot was a bruiseParents Kelly Cook and Ian Hutchison feared losing baby AvaSeven-week-old had unexplained mark on her footHealth visitor noticed blemish and called social services By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 17:06 GMT, 3 February 2013 | UPDATED: 00:41 GMT, 4 February 2013 A couple were banned from being alone with their baby and investigated by police when a mystery mark appeared on her foot. Kelly Cook, 31, and Ian Hutchison, 35, were accused of harming seven-week-old Ava by social workers

Pretty employee, 24, suffers "life-changing injuries" after she was scalped by conveyor belt at coat hanger factory

'I kept asking doctors, “Am I going to die”' Horror of pretty factory employee scalped by conveyor belt after being dragged in by her hair and scarfKelly Nield was dragged into machinery at factory in North Wales in 2009Recalled how she coughed up blood and thought she would not survive Company forced to pay 60,000 fine after admitting it was at fault By Hugo Gye PUBLISHED: 13:53 GMT, 17 January 2013 | UPDATED: 10:57 GMT, 18 January 2013 Injuries: Kelly Nield had her hair ripped out while working at a factory; she is pictured before the accident A factory worker who suffered life-changing injuries after being dragged into a conveyor belt has spoken out about her horrific ordeal.

Milly-Anne

She just keeps on smiling: Bravery of schoolgirl who lost her foot after being attacked by her own pet dog Milly-Anne Hemley, 10, was attacked by pet Staffordshire bull terrier Rory at her home in NorthamptonshireSurgeons battled for two hours to save her damaged limb, but were eventually forced to amputate her foot and the lower part of her right leg By Kerry Mcdermott PUBLISHED: 02:33 GMT, 17 January 2013 | UPDATED: 02:33 GMT, 17 January 2013 'Keep smiling': Milly-Anne lost her foot after she was attacked by family pet Rory A brave schoolgirl who was forced to have her foot amputated after she was savagely attacked by her own pet dog has told how she is determined to 'keep smiling' despite her ordeal. Milly-Anne Hemley, 10, was so badly injured when Staffordshire bull terrier Rory turned on her out of the blue that surgeons had to remove her foot and the lower part of her right leg

First Christmas with his girls for father wrongly jailed for child cruelty

First Christmas with his girls for father wrongly jailed for child crueltyFamily broken up in 2007 when Ben Butler was accused of abusing child Ellie Mr Butler was forced to share jail cell with a convicted child abuserParents say reuniting with kids is like 'suddenly having grown up twins'The girls and their parents are enjoying their first Christmas as 'a proper family' | UPDATED: 00:05 GMT, 24 December 2012 With their two smiling daughters cuddled up on his knee and his loving partner by his side, Ben Butler looks every inch the contented father. But such scenes of simple domestic bliss are a new experience for all of them – after the family was ripped apart when he was wrongly jailed for child cruelty. It took three years to clear his name and two more for he and the girls' mother Jennie Gray to win back Ellie and Isabella after a series of legal battles.

Social workers tore me from my babies for a year: Nightmare of innocent mother accused of harming son

Social workers tore me from my babies for a year: Nightmare of innocent mother accused of harming sonFourteen police officers swooped on her house at 6am to take her childrenJudge blasts heavy-handed raid as he says family must be reunited | UPDATED: 22:00 GMT, 14 December 2012 Devastation: Mother Kealy had her children taken away after being wrongly accused of cruelty A loving mother had her children taken away from her in a dawn raid on her home after being wrongly accused of cruelty. The three terrified youngsters watched as she was handcuffed before they were each put into separate cars and taken into foster care

Millionaire"s ex-wife Shelia Quadrini tied up by burglars phonen 999 using her TONGUE

Millionaire’s ex-wife tied up in her home by burglars managed to phone 999 by using her TONGUE Shelia Quadrini, 69, was doused in petrol and left tied up for over an hourManaged to escape by calling the police by dialling the numbers with tongueHer ex-husband Michael, also 69, opened the Tuxedo Princess, the famous floating nightclub on the Tyne, in the 1980s | UPDATED: 10:23 GMT, 10 December 2012 Tied up with rope and doused in petrol during a raid on her home, Sheila Quadrini was terrified and in no position to summon help. The 69-year-old, whose ex-husband owned a 15million nightclub business, had returned home to be ambushed by a gang of burglars who made off with her cash and jewellery. But although they bound her wrists, she managed to improvise…and dialled 999 on her phone by pressing the numbers with her tongue

Millionaire"s ex-wife tied up in her home by burglars managed to phone 999 by using her TONGUE

Millionaire’s ex-wife tied up in her home by burglars managed to phone 999 by using her TONGUE Shelia Quadrini, 69, was doused in petrol and left tied up for over an hourManaged to escape by calling the police by dialling the numbers with tongueHer ex-husband Michael, also 69, opened the Tuxedo Princess, the famous floating nightclub on the Tyne, in the 1980s | UPDATED: 01:41 GMT, 10 December 2012 Tied up with rope and doused in petrol during a raid on her home, Sheila Quadrini was terrified and in no position to summon help. The 69-year-old, whose ex-husband owned a 15million nightclub business, had returned home to be ambushed by a gang of burglars who made off with her cash and jewellery. But although they bound her wrists, she managed to improvise…and dialled 999 on her phone by pressing the numbers with her tongue.