150,000-strong crowds thrilled by RIAT spectacular

A BUMPER crowd of almost 150,000 people were treated to a spectacular display of aviation from across the globe during the three-day Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford. The highlights included a massed flypast of vintage warbirds to mark...

VIDEO: Vulcan bows out with Red Arrows guard of honour at Air Tattoo

THE last airworthy Vulcan bowed out of the public eye in a blaze of glory at the Royal International Air Tattoo yesterday. In its final outing, The delta-winged XH558 was given a guard of honour by the accompanying Red Arrows at...

Woman crashes into local fish van while using sex aid

A FEMALE driver smashed into the back of a Cirencester fish van - while pleasuring herself with a sex toy. The woman, in her 30s, was stuck in static in traffic when the Mini she was driving  lurched forward and...

#KeepItOnTheGround activists disrupt Heathrow flights by chaining themselves to runway

ENVIRONMENTALISTS protesting the expansion at Heathrow Airport have chained themselves to the north runway, causing delays and flight cancellations. The activist group, known as Plane Stupid, have been tweeting their progress as members are removed from railings and a tripod in the center...

Japan set to make Air Tattoo history

THE Royal International Air Tattoo 2015 will witness a British airshow ‘first’ when the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) displays two examples of its Kawasaki P-1 four-jet maritime patrol aircraft — one in the static park and the other...

Man, 63, charged with murder of Bath teenager who was killed 31 years ago

A 63-YEAR-OLD man from Bristol has been charged with the murder of Bath teenager Melanie Road - 31 years after her death. A-level student Melanie was 17 years old when she was attacked and killed in Bath after a night...

South west couple relocate – into the back of a Transit van

A COUPLE have quite literally packed it all in and moved into their new mobile home...built into the back of an old white van. Adam Croft, 29, and Nikki Pepperell, 32, spent a year converting the van after the cost...

£500k cash and 50kgs of heroin seized in UK ports crackdown

FIFTY kilos of heroin and more than £500,000 has been seized as officers from UK law enforcement agencies have been carrying out a week of heightened operational activity at various air, sea and rail ports as they continue to protect...