A Conservative party candidate has resigned after posting homophobic and anti-Islamic and comments on Twitter.
David Bishop, a candidate in Brentwood South, Essex, apologised after retweeting posts including one that referred to Islam as the "religion of rape” and another that read “How CAN a gay guy keep a straight face?,” the Brentwood Gazette reported.
More top news
The teenager's family spoke of their "torment and pain" after serial killer Levi Bellfield finally confessed to her murder.
England and Wales could see drink-driving limit fall to 50mg if same measure proves successful in Scotland, minister suggests.
Aaren O'Connor, 25, did not know she had been shot and kept telling dad David "my head hurts" before becoming incoherent.