Best man punched bride and pulled her down the stairs at brother’s wedding

The devastated family of a bride who was assaulted by the best man at her wedding have claimed he is a notorious party wrecker. Drunken Tomos Rhydian Wilson, 29, went berserk at brother Steffan’s big day, throwing punches at his new sister-in-law, Erin Mason-George. He pulled the 29-year-old down a flight of stairs by her […]

Saudi Aramco float: oil giant becomes world’s biggest listed company – business live | Business

A screen advertising Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil company Aramco with Arabic reads, “promising future” in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, this week Photograph: Amr Nabil/AP Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of the world economy, the financial markets, the eurozone and business. It’s a massive day on the Saudi stock market as oil giant Aramco […]

Family of London Bridge terrorist Usman Khan ‘saddened and shocked’ by his actions

The family of the London Bridge attacker has condemned his vile actions tonight. Usman Khan’s relatives said they were “saddened and shocked” after his rampage in the capital on Friday. “We are saddened and shocked by what Usman has done,” the family statement said. “We totally condemn his actions and we wish to express our […]

Former prisoner became a hero as chased terrorist during London Bridge attack

A former prisoner was among the group that rushed to confront terrorist Usman Khan when he began his deadly London Bridge attack, it has emerged. Marc Conway helped take down the killer – despite Khan’s treats to detonate a bomb. Mr Conway, who was previously an inmate at GMP Grendon in Buckinghamshire, chased after Khan, […]

General election 2019: Boris Johnson launches Tory manifesto with 50,000 nurses pledge – live news

Johnson says Tories will introduce 20,000 more police officers alongside tougher sentencing. Keep up with all the latest news Full story: Johnson launches manifesto with nurses pledge Labour’s manifesto: for and against its radical vision Sign up for Andrew Sparrow’s election briefing 2.51pm GMT The Guardian’s Hilary Osborne has this reaction to Conservative plans on […]

Eastbourne hotel fire: serious blaze breaks out on seafront | UK news

A seafront hotel in Eastbourne has been evacuated after a serious fire broke out. The fire service was called at 8.52am on Friday morning to deal with the blaze at the Claremont hotel in the East Sussex town. Twelve fire engines arrived at the scene at 11.30am along with officers and specialist appliances. East Sussex […]

Lego brick show event hit by ‘norovirus’ as dozens fall ill with vomiting bug

Dozens of people came down with norovirus-like symptoms after they attended a huge Lego event in Bristol. An investigation is now been launched into the incident by the city’s health authorities that took place at a sports centre. Attendees allegedly succumbed to a sickness and diarrhea bug on Monday and Tuesday. As many as 4,000 […]

General election: Poverty and crime pledges to the fore after TV debate – live news | Politics

No one really landed any telling blows, with the whole show descending into second-rate light entertainment. Even Prince Andrew could probably have made a better fist of answering the questions. Despite talking over Corbyn and Etchingham at every opportunity – his ego can’t allow the possibility of conversation – Johnson reverted to bluster and lies […]