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Man in court over 1993 Northampton pet shop murder

Arthur Brumhill's body was found in the basement of a Northampton pet shop in 1993 Credit: ITV News

A man is due in court today charged with the murder of 76-year-old Arthur Brumhill in Northampton 22 years ago.

Mr Brumhill's body was found in the basement of Denton's Pet and Garden Store on Wellingborough Road in January 1993.

Stuart Jenkins, aged 39 and from West Yorkshire, will appear at Northampton Magistrates Court charged with his murder.

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Nine years on: Apology from Thomas Cook for child holiday deaths

It has taken nine years but today the Chief Executive of Peterborough-based Thomas Cook finally said he was "deeply sorry" for the deaths of two British children killed by carbon monoxide poisoning while on holiday in Corfu.

Christi and Bobby Shepherd, who were 6 and 7, died at the Louis Corcyra Beach Hotel on the Greek island in 2006 while on a Thomas Cook holiday. An inquest ruled last week that the company had "breached its duty of care".

Now the company is trying to fight back from what has been widely considered to be a PR disaster.

Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Elodie Harper

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Two held in Leicester 'terror preparation' arrests

A man and a woman were arrested today on suspicion of preparing for acts of terrorism, the Metropolitan Police Service's counter terrorism command (SO15) has said.

A man and a woman have been arrested the Metropolitan Police Service's counter terrorism command has said Credit: PA

A 34-year-old man and a woman, 29, were arrested this morning at a residential address in Leicester on suspicion of preparing for acts of terrorism under section five of the Terrorism Act 2006, and making funding arrangements for the purpose of terrorism under section 17 of the Terrorism Act 2000, police said.

Both arrests were made under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act (Pace). The man and woman were taken to a police station in Leicester, where they were being held in police custody.

Officers were carrying out searches at the residential address in Leicester, police added, and inquiries continue.

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Pilot suspended by airline after drowning neighbour's dog

The employers of an airline pilot who drowned his neighbour's dog have apologised to the family.

53-year-old Flybe pilot Stephen Woodhouse, from Long Buckby in Northamptonshire drowned Meg, a border terrier, in a bucket of water to stop her barking. He was sentenced to a 12 week suspended sentence.

The budget airline said they were taking the matter extremely seriously and had suspended Woodhouse pending a full investigation

The owners of the dog have hit out after Woodhouse escaped a custodial sentence.

The dog had been bought as a puppy for the seriously-ill daughter Lauren who had died two years later.

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Pilot on dog drowning: 'It was a terrible thing to do'

Meg: The border terrier drowned by Stephen Woodhouse

The pilot given a suspended jail sentence for drowning a neighbour's dog has said it was a "terrible thing to do".

Stephen Woodhouse made a brief statement to ITV News Anglia as he left Corby Magistrates' Court after being given a 12-week jail sentence suspended for two years.

He admitted drowning, Meg, the border terrier belonging to neighbours Alan and Alison Boddington in Long Buckby, Northamptonshire.

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Pilot given suspended jail sentence after drowning neighbour's dog

Airline pilot Stephen Woodhouse has been given a suspended jail sentence for drowning a neighbour's pet dog. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A commercial airline pilot has been given a suspended jail sentence for drowning a neighbour's pet dog.

Stephen Woodhouse from Long Buckby in Northamptonshire was given a 12 week custodial sentence suspended for two years at Corby Magistrates' Court. He had pleaded guilty to a charge under the Animal Welfare Act 2006 of causing unnecessary suffering to an animal at an earlier hearing.

The dog, a border terrier, was a gift for the disabled daughter of Alan and Alison Boddington.

Click below to watch a video of Stephen Woodhouse arriving at court

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