Cash confiscated by police from a street collection for a seven-year-old girl who died in a street collision has been given to her school.Read the full story ›
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He is now the first Briton since Barry Sheene in 1979 to win more than one race in a season.
Cal managed to fend off Valentino Rossi to take the chequered flag by over four seconds at Phillip Island.
A fundraising page has been set up to help pay for the funeral of a seven year old girl who died in Coventry this week.
Sophia Mcdonald was crossing Henley road in Bell Green with her mum when she was hit by a skip lorry on Tuesday.
Organisers are hoping to raise £5,000. Sophia's family described her as their beautiful angel and the happiest of children.
Police are appealing for information after a 15-year-old girl from Coventry went missing on September 23.
Officers have said the teenager, Ellie Mae Shaylor, could be in Coventry or Birmingham.
Anyone with information is urged to call Coventry police on 101 ext 834 3187.
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Residents living close-by from where Sophia McDonald was killed in Bell Green in Coventry, say it was a “tragedy waiting to happen”.Read the full story ›
The family of a Coventry school girl who died after a collision with a lorry have paid tribute to their "beautiful angel."Read the full story ›
A girl who died in a skip lorry collision yesterday (Tuesday 18 October) has been named by police as Sophia McDonald.
The 7-year-old was hit by a slow moving red skip lorry as she crossed Henley Road with her mother around 4pm.
Her family have spoken of their grief and described their little girl. They said:
She was a beautiful angel, the happiest child with a beautiful cheeky smile. She was a very loving, kind hearted, happy-go-lucky little girl who loved her family. We are devastated at her loss.
The driver of the skip lorry stopped at the scene and is assisting officers with the investigation.
The road was closed for several hours while specialist officers conducted an examination of the scene.
A seven-year-old girl has died after she was hit by a skip truck whilst crossing the road in Coventry with her mother.Read the full story ›