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Anglia Weather: Fine with cloud clearing

Anglia Waether Credit: ITV Anglia

This Evening and Tonight: Rather cloudy with perhaps the odd spot of rain, though some brighter spells are possible for some this evening. Cloud will break up overnight with some haze possible in western parts by dawn. Mild throughout, with light winds. Minimum temperature 13 deg C (55 deg F).

Sunday: A dry and bright day on Sunday, with plenty of pleasant sunny spells. The sunshine will likely turn hazy later, but it will feel warm throughout. Maximum temperature 21 deg C (70 deg F).

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday: Rain over western parts clearing early on Monday, brighter in the east . Any early mist or fog clearing to sunshine and isolated showers on Tuesday and Wednesday. Mild throughout.


Appeal after man stabbed in Luton

Bedfordshire police are appealing for witnesses after a man was stabbed in Luton

Officers were called to Abbey Drive about ten past four yesterday after reports a man had been attacked by a group of men.

Abbey Drive, Luton Credit: ITV Anglia

"This vicious attack, which has left a man with life-threatening injuries, happened in broad daylight, so I'm appealing for any witnesses to come forward. I would like to reassure the local community and the wider public that we are following a number of lines of enquiry to find those responsible."

– Detective Sergeant Tom Hamm

The victim is in hospital in a critical condition. One man is being questioned.

Five jailed for 'unprovoked attack' in Harlow

Five men have been jailed for an attack in Harlow which left a teenager with serious injuries. The victim was left unconscious and with serious injuries to his face after the attack outside the Twenty One Bar in September 2015.

Luke Martin, 19, of Joyners Field, Harlow, and Craig Quennell, 22, of Long Banks, Harlow, Daniel Lockett, 21, of Little Brays, Harlow, Jordan Hinton, 20, of The Briars, Harlow, and Sean Stuart, 32, of Tamar Way, Tottenham, were sentenced at Chelmsford Crown Court

Danny Lockett, Craig Quennell, Jordan Hinton, Luke Martin and Sean Stuart Credit: Essex Police

Martin was jailed for nine years and Quennell received an eight year sentence for GBH with intent and Lockett was jailed for 18 months and Hinton received two years for violent disorder.

They were all found guilty following a 15-day trial a Chelmsford Crown Court. Stuart, who pleaded guilty to GBH on the first day of trial, was jailed for three years.

“All five men played a part in a vicious and an unprovoked attack on a man who innocently bumped into his attackers while dancing during a night out with friends. Embarrassed and angry about being ejected from the venue, they waited for the victim to leave and then outnumbered him in an assault that has had a lasting impact on the victim, who now suffers black outs and memory loss. I would like to praise him for his courage throughout the investigation and trial after his attackers denied any involvement. They have not shown any remorse for their actions and will now face a lengthy period locked away in a prison cell.”

– DC Leo Fordham, Harlow CID

Man arrested after firearms incident outside Norwich nightclub

A man has been arrested after a firearms incident outside a nightclub in Norwich.

Police were called to Prince of Wales Road in the city just before 10.30pm last night after reports that a man had pointed a gun at another man outside the Mercy nightclub.

Officers say a man was arrested within three minutes of the 999 call being made.

"This is not being treated as a terror-related incident. We are treating it as an isolated incident and there is not believed to be any wider threat to the public."

– Superintendent Dave Buckley

Norfolk Police are keen to speak to anyone with any further information on the incident. No one was hurt.

Same day, but different sports for Bedfordshire brothers

Two brothers from Bedfordshire are bucking the trend this weekend, by competing on the same day in different sports.

We're more accustomed to siblings lining up alongside each other in the same sport, but on Sunday, Ben Tuck will be racing in the British GT championships at Donnington while brother Jacob goes in the National Tumbling Championships in Liverpool.


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