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Court grants more time to question terror suspects

Detectives from the West Midlands Counter Terrorism Unit appeared before Westminster Magistrates Court today. Credit: PA Images

Magistrates have granted police extra time to question a man and a woman who are being held on suspicion of preparing for acts of terrorism.

Detectives from the West Midlands Counter Terrorism Unit appeared before Westminster Magistrates Court today to submit their request for a warrant of further detention.

The man, 24, from Reading and the woman, 23, from Wokingham, can now be held until Thursday 4th May as police investigations continue.

Police are keen to stress there is no imminent threat to the UK.

Villa fans in low spirits after Arsenal goal in the first half

Villa fans look on nervously after seeing their side concede the first goal. Credit: PA Images

Aston Villa fans look to be in low spirits after their team conceded the first goal of the FA Cup Final to Arsenal.

Fans were in high spirits before the game but will be hoping to have something to celebrate in the second half.

The mood has definitely changed at Wembley for Aston Villa fans. Credit: PA Images

FA Cup Final Half Time: Arsenal 1-0 Aston Villa

Aston Villa's goalkeeper Shay Given battles with Arsenal's Laurent Koscielny. Credit: PA Images

Aston Villa are in trouble at the end of the first half as they trail Arsenal one nil.

Theo Walcott hammered home a left-footed kick through a crowd of players, past Villa's goalkeeper Shay Given and into the net.

GOAL: Theo Walcott puts Arsenal in the lead 1-0

Theo Walcott celebrates scoring Arsenal's first goal of the game. Credit: PA Images
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