Lionel Messi Fast Facts – CNN

Father: Jorge Messi, factory worker Mother: Celia Cuccittini de Messi Marriage: Antonela Roccuzzo (June 30, 2017-present) Children: Ciro, Mateo and Thiago Other Facts As a young boy, Messi was diagnosed with a growth hormone deficiency. At age 13, he signed with Futbol Club Barcelona and moved to Spain. As part of the contract, FC Barcelona… Continue reading Lionel Messi Fast Facts – CNN

‘Unmitigated and unreconstructed paedophile’ given 21-year sentence as dangerous offender

A child rapist serving a 21-year extended sentence for a campaign of abuse has been handed another extended sentence after being convicted of abusing other children. Former colliery security guard Ronald Preddy was handed his first 21-year sentence in 2016 after being convicted of a campaign of rapes and indecent assaults against two young boys… Continue reading ‘Unmitigated and unreconstructed paedophile’ given 21-year sentence as dangerous offender

‘Nasty’ scenes of rugby fans ‘throwing punches, passing out and vomiting’ at Wales v Australia game

A Wales rugby fan says recent scenes of punching and vomiting at the Principality Stadium are the worst drunkenness he has seen in his decades of supporting the side. Former wheelchair rugby star Paul Davies witnessed supporters spill drinks on other fans, throw up and brawl on Saturday as Wales beat Australia 29-28 in Cardiff.… Continue reading ‘Nasty’ scenes of rugby fans ‘throwing punches, passing out and vomiting’ at Wales v Australia game

April Jones’ mum calls for new laws to punish killers who desecrate victims’ bodies

The mum of murdered five-year-old schoolgirl April Jones has joined victims’ families demanding new laws to punish killers who desecrate the bodies of those whose lives they take. They want two new criminal offences of “desecration of a corpse” and “concealing a body” to acknowledge the additional agony caused to loved ones. The new offences… Continue reading April Jones’ mum calls for new laws to punish killers who desecrate victims’ bodies

The message that made Ruth Dodsworth realise the importance of speaking out

Television presenter Ruth Dodsworth has been inundated with support since revealing this week that she had been lucky enough to find love again and remarry. She even had one woman message her to say that she had found the strength to leave her abusive husband after reading about how Ruth was dealing with life after… Continue reading The message that made Ruth Dodsworth realise the importance of speaking out

Man ‘obsessed’ by Covid sparked bomb scare at vaccine factory

A man “obsessed” by Covid-19 has been found guilty of sparking a bomb scare by sending a suspicious package to a vaccine factory. Anthony Collins was convicted of dispatching an article by post with the intention of inducing the belief it is likely to explode or ignite following a trial at Maidstone Crown Court. The… Continue reading Man ‘obsessed’ by Covid sparked bomb scare at vaccine factory

Drug-driver hit mother as she took child out of car and knocked her unconscious

A driver under the influence of cocaine and alcohol badly injured a mother after hitting her as she was removing her child from a car seat. Luke Thomas, 33, drove into Christie Norman as he attempted a dangerous manouerve in Pontypool on September 6 last year. He took a corner of Station Road, a residential… Continue reading Drug-driver hit mother as she took child out of car and knocked her unconscious

Drunk driver left cyclist dying in the road after hitting him head-on

A drunk driver killed a cyclist after hitting him head on and sending him 39 metres into the air. Dominik Jablonicky, 27, then left Matthew Brimble, 37, in the road before leaving the scene. In a heart-breaking statement, the victim’s mother, who had already lost one son, said she “constantly wonders” if he had stopped… Continue reading Drunk driver left cyclist dying in the road after hitting him head-on

Trusted treasurer stole almost £45,000 from boat club funds

The trusted treasurer of a popular boat club raided the coffers and helped himself to tens of thousands of pounds of its money, a court has herd. Christopher Philips secretly applied for large loans for the club and, when they were paid, he simply transferred the money into his own account. He then altered bank… Continue reading Trusted treasurer stole almost £45,000 from boat club funds

Drug dealer flips car as he rams police vehicle

A “panicking” drug dealer rammed a police vehicle causing his car to flip over onto its roof. Lathan Rees swerved around cars and drove along a pavement before slamming into the unmarked car as he tried to flee. The two officers in the police car both suffered whiplash injuries in the crash but were able… Continue reading Drug dealer flips car as he rams police vehicle