The former SAS sniper from Cheshire who was jailed for illegally possessing a gun says he faces losing his home in the fight to clear his name.
Danny Nightingale, who served in Iraq and Afghanistan, had his conviction quashed last November.
Now he says the legal costs of defending himself at his re-trial next month have spiralled out of control.
Ralph Blunsom reports.
An SAS sniper, from Crewe, accused of illegally possessing a gun and ammunition may have to sell his family home to fund a two-week retrial.Read the full story ›
The Crewe-based luxury car maker Bentley is leading a project that hopes to save hundreds of jobs.
It will work with its suppliers in a £9m scheme to boost production of parts for luxury cars.
Part of the money behind the project is coming from a Government-backed initiative aimed at safeguarding supply chains across a variety of industries.
Known as the 'Niche Luxury Vehicle Cluster Supplier Capacity Building Programme', Bentley's project is expected to create almost 400 direct jobs and safeguard more than 150 other roles.
It will be financed by £2m from the Department for Business's Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain Initiative. The other £7m will come from private partners.
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg said: “This is a welcome boost to jobs and growth in the North West. This investment will secure Britain’s future as a world leader in both traditional and new technologies.”
At half time Crewe Alexandra remain goaless in their quest to book their second trip to Wembley in as many years.
Having won promotion in the play-offs last season, they're just a game and a half away from the Johnstone's Paint Trophy Final.
Tonight is the first leg of the Northern Final against Coventry at the Ricoh Arena.
A Crewe SAS sniper freed from jail is optimistic of getting his appeal overturned.Read the full story ›
An SAS sniper released from jail after a court appeal will mark his 38th birthday with a meeting with lawyersRead the full story ›
A Cheshire SAS sniper released from jail after a court appeal says he will continue with a legal battle to clear his name in the new year.Read the full story ›
The case of an SAS sniper from Cheshire jailed for illegally possessing a gun is to be debated by MPs next week.Read the full story ›
Leighton Hospital in Crewe is set to receive a £1.5million donation to help build a new neonatal unit.
The money was donated by the the family of a former nurse at the unit.