A cyclist has captured the dramatic moment he was thrown from his bike after smashing head on into a car
A compact pub in Essex, a stunning summerhouse and a giant teapot are among the front runners to win Shed of the Year 2014.
She was found tied up with blue twine, standing on an isolated patch of scrubland at the edge of the road.
RAF jets were scrambled tonight after contact was lost with a private plane. It was accompanied by the military aircraft to Stansted Airport , where it landed safely shortly before 8pm.
– POLICE STATEMENT
All three people who were on board have been spoken to by police, it was established that everything was in order and the police response was stood down.
The Ministry of Defence has stressed there was "no threat".
- The accident involved two lorries. Fuel has been spilled across the carriageway and blocked two lanes
- The accident happened at junction 26, with the A121 at Waltham Abbey and junction 25, with the A10 at Enfield
- Queues are currently tailing back 16 miles with delays over two hours
- Congestion is stretching to junction 28, with the A12 at the Brook Street at Brentwood
Traffic is stuck in a 13 mile queue on the M25 between Waltham Abbey and Enfield because of an accident between two lorries, a fuel spillage and recovery work.
Two lanes are closed anticlockwise between Junction 25 and 26 and cars are now stretching one mile beyond Junction 28.
Travel time is estimated at two hours.
Parents will face prosecution if they fail to stop their daughter becoming a victim of female genital mutilation under new legislation to be unveiled by the Government at a summit in London.
A £1.4 million FGM Prevention Programme for survivors and those at risk of the practice are among a raft of plans to be announced by Prime Minister David Cameron at the Girl Summit, which is being co-hosted by the Government and Unicef.
Rose and Bob Kitts have been flooded three times in the last year. They now say the council needs to take responsibility. They claim flood defences have previously been put in place - but have failed.
Essex Fire Service said firefighters and control operators dealt with some 500 flood and weather related incidents and calls from around 3pm yesterday.
Of those more than 400 were from Canvey Island - the worst hit area in the county. Seven pumping appliances focused on the south east corner of the island where the flooding was most severe.