The clock that cost its inventor millions

The clock that cost its inventor millions

18 November 2018 Image caption Thomas Bromley’s Digitron Electric Clock was built in his shed at his Hull home in 1961 One of the world’s first digital clocks, which was made by a man in his shed, has been sold at auction. Thomas Bromley, an engineer and...
Suspected migrants found on rocks at Folkestone

Suspected migrants found on rocks at Folkestone

Suspected migrants found on rocks at Folkestone 18 November 2018 Image copyright Geograph/Helmut Zozmann Image caption The suspected migrants were spotted on the rocks by a member of the public Nine suspected migrants have been found clambering up rocks after...

Club that held Princess Diana’s hen do

When legendary nightclub Annabel’s opened in Berkeley Square, London, more than 50 years ago, it quickly became a place to be seen. Among its regulars were Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell and even Princess Diana’s hen do was hosted there. The venue has now...
Enfield shooting leaves three men injured

Enfield shooting leaves three men injured

Enfield shooting leaves three men injured 17 November 2018 Image copyright Google Image caption Two of the men injured in Gordon Road are believed to have gun injuries Three men are being treated in hospital after a shooting in north London. Two of the victims are...
Steam engine hits car at Sheringham level crossing

Steam engine hits car at Sheringham level crossing

Steam engine hits car at Sheringham level crossing 17 November 2018 Image copyright Norfolk Police Image caption An image of the crash was tweeted by Norfolk Police with the car’s registration covered A steam engine hit a car in a crash at a level crossing. The...
Ex-Showaddywaddy bassist dies

Ex-Showaddywaddy bassist dies

Former Showaddywaddy bassist Al James dies aged 72 17 November 2018 Image caption Al James (bottom left) died in hospital after suffering a fall One of the original members of the pop group Showaddywaddy has died at the age of 72. Bassist Al James, whose real name was...
Nine Bournemouth students escape house fire

Nine Bournemouth students escape house fire

Nine Bournemouth students escape house fire 17 November 2018 Image copyright DWFRS Image caption The fire started after a portable heater was left too close to bedding Nine students have escaped a house fire in Bournemouth. The blaze broke out in the detached property...
Extinction Rebellion protests block London bridges

Extinction Rebellion protests block London bridges

Extinction Rebellion protests block London bridges 17 November 2018 Image copyright AFP Image caption Westminster Bridge is one of the five bridges that has been blocked by protesters Protesters have blocked off five major bridges in central London as part of a...

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