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Anglia weather: Clear and chilly overnight

Clear and chilly overnight. Fine and mainly dry on Monday.

This Evening and Tonight: Mainly dry overnight with long clear spells, the odd shower possible near the coast, and perhaps the odd mist patch in prone locations by dawn. A chilly night, especially in rural spots where a touch of grass frost is possible. Minimum temperature 3 deg C (37 deg F).

Monday: Any mist quickly clearing leaving sunny spells and the odd light shower on the Norfolk coast. After a cool start feeling pleasant in sunshine and light winds by the afternoon. Maximum temperature 18 deg C (64 deg F).

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday: Dry through Tuesday with some sunshine, rain in places overnight. Becoming dry on Wednesday with some sunshine developing. Cloudier and breezier on Thursday but staying generally dry.


Hannah's body brought back home

David Miller and Hannah Witheridge Credit: PA

The body of a holidaymaker fom Norfolk who was brutally murdered together with a fellow tourist in Thailand has returned to the UK, her family said.

Hannah Witheridge, 23, was found with severe head wounds next to David Miller, 24, on a beach on the island of Koh Tao on Monday.

Her family said today (Sunday) that they had travelled to Bangkok on Tuesday to bring their "beloved Hannah" home and find out more about the investigation.

"We can confirm that we have now returned to the UK with our beautiful Hannah.

As a family we feel enormous relief to have Hannah back at home where she belongs.

We continue to work closely with officers to assist in the investigation and bring those responsible to justice.

Our family is broken and require time to grieve in private - as do Hannah's many friends. With the support of our fantastic family liaison officers we will make further statements as required and when we feel able.

As such, we would be very grateful for time and privacy to try and come to terms with our devastating news."

– The Witheridge family

Meanwhile, police in Thailand said they are investigating new evidence suggesting that the murders may have been due to "sexual jealousy".

A spokesman for the Royal Thai Police said that the force was also looking into claims that the pair had a row with a Thai man in a bar before they were killed.

"We have discovered fresh evidence which could lead to a new suspect who may have had a relationship or one night stand with Hannah or one of her friends or David the night before they were killed.

We have asked the Metropolitan Police to go back and make enquiries of Hannah's friends on this matter.

The liaison officer here in Bangkok is working on getting that statement. The faster we get it, the faster we may be able to get the bad guy.

No lines of inquiry can be ruled out and we believe these crimes could have been motivated by sexual jealousy.

Police have been made aware of reports that Hannah and David had a fight in a bar with a Thai man before they were killed, but cannot confirm if they are true."

– Police Colonel Kissana Phathanacharoe

Post-mortem examinations revealed that Ms Witheridge, from Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, died from head wounds while Mr Miller, from Jersey, was killed by severe blows to the head and drowning.

Police appeal to fatal road crash

A man has died and a woman and a child have been injured in a car crash in Stapleford near Welwyn Garden City.

The two vehicle collision happened on the A119 High Road under the railway bridge near to Church Lane on Saturday 20th September.

A silver Renault Clio had been travelling from Stevenage when for some reason unknown, crossed onto the opposite carriageway and collided with a silver Vauxhall Zafira.

The driver of the Clio, a man in his 20s, was taken to hospital with serious injuries but later died.

The driver of the Zafira, a woman in her 40s, was also injured and taken to the Lister hospital for treatment. Two children were in the back of the car. One suffered minor injuries.

Police are appealing for witnesses.

Police launch an investigation into death of man

Thames Valley Police

An investigation has been launched into the death of a man in Milton Keynes.

Thames Valley Police were called to a house in Allen Close, Bletchley at around 9.30pm last night after reports of an altercation, but there was no altercation in progress.

Police later received a report that a 55-year-old man had been taken to hospital. He died in Milton Keynes General Hospital.

A 50-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder but has since been released, with police saying no further action will be taken.

Thames Valley Police has notified the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC).

The death is being treated as unexplained.


Tributes to runner who died during race

Tributes have been paid to a runner who died whilst taking part during a race in Norfolk.

Darryl Davis was running in the Round Norfolk Relay but collapsed within sight of the finish of his 11 mile run between Wells-next-the Sea and Cley. Despite attempts by paramedics, he failed to regain consciousness.

He was part of a team running from the City of Norwich Athletics Club. In a statement they said their thoughts and prayers were with the family.

Darryl Davis Credit: City of Norwich Athletics Club

Three charged with burglaries in Ipswich

Suffolk Police

Police have arrested three men over a a series of burglaries in Ipswich. Gregory Branaghan, 39, and Archie McCue, 22, both from Ipswich have each been charged with three counts of burglary relating to burglaries in the town on Friday.

A third man, Daniel Beresford, 27, also from Ipswich was arrested yesterday and has been charged with attempted burglary and two counts of burglary at addresses in Ipswich.

In addition Beresford has been charged with two counts of assault on a police officer and taking a motor vehicle without consent and using a motor vehicle without third party insurance.

All three will appear before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court tomorrow.

Save the Tesco One: Campaign successful as bird freed

A supermarket's long-running attempt to get rid of a bird which had taken up residence in one of its stores is over.

Wildlife presenter Chris Packham today tweeted pictures to show that the Wagtail which had made the Tesco store in Great Yarmouth its home had been captured.

The store made national headlines when it confirmed reports it would have to shoot the bird after repeated attempts to trap the bird failed.

But the news sparked a social media campaign led by Mr Packham which led to Tesco working with the British Trust for Ornithology to catch the bird.

Police appeal for find good Samaritans

Police are appealing for help to find two good samaritans after a pensioner was dragged into a car and robbed in Luton.

The elderly woman, who's partially-sighted, was putting out her rubbish on Woodland Avenue on Wednesday morning when a woman called out to her. She was then grabbed and forced into the back of the car where another woman robbed her of her jewellery. She was pushed onto the pavement as the car sped-off.

Police say the pensioner was helped back home by two men and they'd like to speak to them as potential witnesses.

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