Two people charged over Kate Middleton topless photos

BREAKING NEWS: Two people 'charged' over topless photographs of Kate Middleton Photographer under investigation named by legal sources as Valerie SuauShe took images of Kate in France in September and called them 'decent'But she's now facing trial along with publisher of French Closer magazine By Peter Allen PUBLISHED: 17:23 GMT, 24 April 2013 | UPDATED: 18:06 GMT, 24 April 2013 A woman photographer has been placed under formal criminal investigation for taking pictures of the Duchess of Cambridge as she sunbathed in France, it was revealed today. Legal sources in Paris said she was believed to be Valerie Suau, who took images of Kate in the south of the country in September.

Sam Holmes and David Leadbeater: Luxury car thiefs left trail of evidence to own arrest

Vain thieves who took 35 cars worth 500,000 in 40-day crime spree caught after posing for pictures in stolen vehicles Sam Holmes, 22, and David Leadbeater, 23, from Eltham, South London pleaded guilty to burglaries Police said they 'slipped up in every way possible' by leaving breadcrumb trail of evidence Stole a range of high-end cars including BMWs Audis and Mercedes' from driveways in Kent and Surrey By Sara Smyth PUBLISHED: 12:08 GMT, 21 April 2013 | UPDATED: 17:19 GMT, 21 April 2013 Two thieves unwittingly left a trail of evidence for their own arrest by posing for pictures in cars they had stolen. Sam Holmes, 22, and David Leadbeater, 23, stole 35 cars worth more than 500,000 from driveways in Kent and Surrey

Anthony Hopkins stunned family living in his childhood home in Port Talbot when he dropped by and asked to buy the property

'Sell me your house': Family's shock as Anthony Hopkins turns up at his childhood home in Port Talbot to makes a very tempting offerActor Sir Anthony Hopkins turned up unexpectedly at a small house in Port Talbot – his childhood home – and asked if he could look aroundThe film star and his wife Stella hinted to bemused residents Chris Trainor and his partner Carly Culver that they might buy the property By Ben Ellery PUBLISHED: 22:06 GMT, 5 January 2013 | UPDATED: 08:47 GMT, 6 January 2013 Oscar-winning actor Sir Anthony Hopkins stunned the new owner of the small Welsh house where he grew up when he dropped in for a cup of tea – and asked if he could buy the property. The star arrived at the semi-detached home in Port Talbot in a chauffeur-driven car with his wife and two bodyguards, and asked Chris Trainor and his partner Carly Culver if he could look around

Funny photos of vehicles whose owners appear to like hoarding litter on the back seat

Now these really are rubbish cars! Funny photos of vehicles whose owners appear to prefer hoarding litter to carrying passengers | UPDATED: 00:03 GMT, 27 December 2012 Many of our cars have probably got the odd stray crisp packet or empty drinks bottle inside, but few will ever get to this state. These funny pictures, collected by photo gallery website Xaxor, show various rubbish-filled vehicles that owners clearly have no interest in cleaning. The cars – which look more like skips than vehicles – are filled with items from tissues to newspapers and McDonald's takeaway food to empty cups of coffee, leaving little space for passengers.

Please wake up: Dog desperately tries to revive his dead mate after she is killed by a car – then stands guard by her side for SIX HOURS

Please wake up: Dog desperately tries to revive his dead mate after she is killed by a car – then stands guard by her side for SIX HOURS Moving pictures show the stray dog carefully nudging and licking his mateThe female dog was hit by a car on a busy road in Zhangzhou, ChinaDuring six hours at her side he only moved a feet away to avoid traffic | UPDATED: 11:44 GMT, 19 December 2012 A stray dog stands guard over the body of his dead mate and in a moving display of devotion continues to lick her head in a bid to revive her. These heartbreaking pictures taken in Zhangzhou, in China's Fujian Province, show the animal carefully nudging the female dog after she was hit and killed by a car. After he fails to wake her, the male refuses to leave and stays within feet of his mate for six hours.

Irina Ionesco: French model who appeared naked in Playboy when she was 11 is suing her OWN MOTHER

French model who appeared naked in Playboy when she was just 11 is suing her OWN MOTHER for taking the picture | UPDATED: 17:42 GMT, 19 December 2012 A French actress is suing her mother for taking pornographic pictures of her when she was a child – and passing them to Playboy. Eva Ionesco was the youngest ever model in the magazine when she was pictured naked aged 11. Now her photographer mother Irina has been ordered to pay 10,000 euros in damages to Eva for taking the explicit pictures of her in the 1970s, when she was between four and 12.

Beachy Head deaths: "The whole world crashed around her in a couple of hours": Devoted mother, 81, and son killed themselves by jumping off…

'The whole world crashed around her in a couple of hours': Devoted mother, 81, and son killed themselves by jumping off Beachy Head after he was arrested for possessing child pornThe bodies of Elizabeth Gosling and 58-year-old Christopher Gosling were retrieved from the base of Beachy HeadMr Gosling had been arrested on suspicion of possessing child abuse pictures two days before they died 'They were totally devoted to each other' said a relative of the pair | UPDATED: 20:47 GMT, 18 December 2012 A man and his 'totally devoted' mother killed themselves by jumping off a cliff at a renowned suicide spot just days after he was arrested on suspicion of possessing child abuse pictures. The bodies of Elizabeth Gosling, 81, and 58-year-old Christopher Gosling were retrieved from the base of Beachy Head, near Eastbourne, East Sussex, on March 21

Ladybird is the star of dewy photo shoot: Amateur snapper captures close-ups of bugs in his back garden

Ladybird is the star of dewy photo shoot: Amateur snapper captures close-ups of bugs in his back garden | UPDATED: 08:32 GMT, 17 December 2012 A dew-covered ladybird on an sunrise stroll, a curious grasshopper and a nifty spider were all captured mid-morning routine in one photographer's back garden. A group of ladybirds braved the early hour to explore flowers and shoots in Cadiz, southern Spain. Not to be outdone for the spotlight was a jumping spider, spotted striding across a garden with a drop of water balancing on its head.

Watching internet porn could cause memory loss

Viewing online pornography 'can make you lose your memory' German study finds men turn forgetful when looking at erotic images | UPDATED: 11:09 GMT, 16 December 2012 People addicted to watching pornography on the internet are in danger of suffering short-term memory loss which can have a major impact on their lives, according to new research. German scientists studied the part of the brain responsible for keeping information in the mind while using it to complete a task, critical for understanding, reasoning, problem solving and decision making.

Ghost trains: How locomotives from the early 20th Century would look if they were still running along their old routes

Ghost trains: Spooky pictures show how long-lost locos would look if they were still running along their old routes todayPhotographer bringing back to life the Midland and Great Northern RailwayStuart McPherson skillfully merges images of past and present to create 'ghost images' | UPDATED: 20:37 GMT, 13 December 2012 These eerie 'ghost train' images are part of a project to bring back to life one of Britain's long lost railways. When it operated, the Midland and Great Northern Railway (M&GN) was disparagingly referred to as the Muddle and Go Nowhere line – but after it was axed it earned the nicknamed Missed and Greatly Needed. Photographer Stuart McPherson, who lives in Norwich near its former route, has attempted to bring it back to life with these incredible images of a time gone by merged with the present day