Thieves steal 1930s gold Nobel Peace Prize worth 150,000 from Lord Mayors house

Thieves steal 1930s gold Nobel Peace Prize in haul worth 150,000 from Lord Mayor's houseThe prize was awarded to former Foreign Secretary Arthur Henderson He was given it for his peacekeeping efforts before the Second World WarRaiders also stole a lock of hair from Admiral Lord CollingwoodThe break-in, in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, happened overnight on Monday By Steve Nolan PUBLISHED: 18:50 GMT, 3 April 2013 | UPDATED: 06:56 GMT, 4 April 2013 A Nobel Peace Prize awarded to a pioneering politician for his attempts to patch-up international relations in the years before World War Two has been stolen. The prize, awarded to former Foreign Secretary Arthur Henderson in the 1930s, was one item in a haul of items thought to be worth an estimated 150,000 to be stolen from the Lord Mayor's Mansion House, in the Jesmond area of Newcastle, Tyne and Wear. A lock of hair from Admiral Lord Collingwood, who took over control of the British fleet at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805 after Admiral Nelson was killed, was also stolen in the raid.

Sports Personality of the Year: Liz Jones gives her verdict on sports stars" outfits

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Sam and Billie Faiers plead with judge as stepfather is sentenced to 4 years in prison for 1.1m bullion heist

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Judge commends remarkable rape victim, 15, who tried to keep drug-fuelled attacker calm and asked him to use protection

Judge commends ‘remarkable’ rape victim, 15, who tried to keep drug-fuelled attacker calm and asked him to use protection Anthony Judge, 35, jailed for life after kidnapping the schoolgirl at gunpoint then raping her twice in Huddersfield'One wonders what would have happened had she not been so unbelievably calm throughout the process' says judge James Spencer By Steve Robson PUBLISHED: 14:32 GMT, 4 December 2012 | UPDATED: 14:51 GMT, 4 December 2012 Horrific: Anthony Judge, 35, was jailed for life after admitting kidnapping and raping a 15-year-old girl in Huddersfield. She was praised for remaining calm throughout the ordeal and even asked Judge to use a condom A 15-year-old rape victim has been praised by a judge after she tried to talk her drug-crazed attacker into using protection and remained calm throughout her ordeal. Anthony Judge, 35, was jailed for life yesterday after he admitted kidnapping the schoolgirl at gunpoint as she walked to her friend's house for a sleepover in Huddersfield – before raping her twice in a motorway lay-by