ASK TONY: Van crashed into my wall but insurer wants its money back

A van crashed in to my front garden wall, damaging it and my gate railings. I contacted my property insurer, Churchill, to ask it to claim on the driver’s car insurance. A claims assessor provided a figure for the damage which I felt was far too low. I had sent estimates from builders whom I … Read more ASK TONY: Van crashed into my wall but insurer wants its money back

Birmingham child cheats death as van ploughs into family home

Lucky child cheats death as van ploughs into family home and ends up INSIDE living room where youngster was playing Emergency services were called to semi-detached property in Northfield at 7am The woman driver managed to get out by climbing out of the back of the VW van A child playing in the living room … Read more Birmingham child cheats death as van ploughs into family home

Four people trapped after prison van overturns in horror collision

Four people are trapped including inmate after prison van overturns in horror collision with lorry on dual carriageway near HMP Lewes in East Sussex Major collision between prison van and lorry on A27 near Lewis Prison in East Sussex at 11am this morning Prison van was operated by contractor GeoAmey and one of the four … Read more Four people trapped after prison van overturns in horror collision

Designers Rosie van Cutsem and sister Lucia Ruck Keene reveal lockdown in Norfolk

Designers Rosie van Cutsem has revealed how the smart Norfolk set have been enjoying G&T sundowners and online yoga with the mother of Prince Harry’s goddaughter during lockdown.   Rosie, 38, is among the darlings of the royal set who lives just a stone’s throw from Prince William, 38, and Kate Middleton’s, 38, lockdown pad of … Read more Designers Rosie van Cutsem and sister Lucia Ruck Keene reveal lockdown in Norfolk

Designers Rosie van Cutsem and sister Lucia Ruck Keene reveal lockdown in Norfolk

Designers Rosie van Cutsem has revealed how the smart Norfolk set have been enjoying G&T sundowners and online yoga with the mother of Prince Harry’s goddaughter during lockdown.   Rosie, 38, is among the darlings of the royal set who lives just a stone’s throw from Prince William, 38, and Kate Middleton’s, 38, lockdown pad of … Read more Designers Rosie van Cutsem and sister Lucia Ruck Keene reveal lockdown in Norfolk

Essex couple find two migrant stowaways hiding under their van after trip to France

An astonished couple found two illegal migrants under their van after they returned from a trip to France. Dean Darke, 60, and wife May caught the men crawling out on their driveway in Basildon, Essex, after the journey last Wednesday. The stowaways had boarded the van as it arrived at the port city of Caen, ahead … Read more Essex couple find two migrant stowaways hiding under their van after trip to France

Exact spot of Van Gogh masterpiece is ‘found’ in French village

The exact spot where Vincent Van Gogh painted his final masterpiece hours before he shot himself has been discovered in a French village – with the help of a postcard, researchers have claimed.  Experts believe that ‘Tree Roots’ was painted on Van Gogh’s final day in the French village of Auvers-sur-Oise, near Paris. The tortured Dutch … Read more Exact spot of Van Gogh masterpiece is ‘found’ in French village

Pedestrian is killed by a van fleeing the scene of a street fight where two men were stabbed

Pedestrian is killed after being hit by a van fleeing the scene of a street fight where two men were taken to hospital after being stabbed Police rushed to a street fight in Chislehurst, south-east London tonight Two men were stabbed and taken to hospital during brawl outside local pub Van fleeing scene of incident … Read more Pedestrian is killed by a van fleeing the scene of a street fight where two men were stabbed

Pedestrian is killed by a van fleeing the scene of a street fight where two men were stabbed

Pedestrian is killed after being hit by a van fleeing the scene of a street fight where two men were taken to hospital after being stabbed Police rushed to a street fight in Chislehurst, south-east London tonight Two men were stabbed and taken to hospital during brawl outside local pub Van fleeing scene of incident … Read more Pedestrian is killed by a van fleeing the scene of a street fight where two men were stabbed

Van driver sets himself on fire using hand sanitiser and a cigarette lighter in court

Van driver sets himself on fire using hand sanitiser and a cigarette lighter in court to protest his ‘unfair treatment’ Kamil Kalwarski, 38, previously said he would set himself alight in protest The van driver wanted to protest his sentencing in Teesside magistrates’ court   Police officers were on guard in courtroom and sanitiser dispensers … Read more Van driver sets himself on fire using hand sanitiser and a cigarette lighter in court