Sturgeon to declare leadership bid

Craven Herald: Nicola Sturgeon has been Deputy First Minister since the nationalists came to power at Holyrood in 2007

3:10am Wednesday 24th September 2014

Nicola Sturgeon is today expected to formally announce her bid to become leader of the SNP and Scotland's First Minister.

Family killer bids for estate cash

Craven Herald: Lisa Clay and her six-year-old son Joseph were stabbed to death by Paul Chadwick

3:10am Wednesday 24th September 2014

A man who stabbed to death his girlfriend and their six-year-old son will learn today whether his legal bid to inherit her estate has been successful.

Soldiers training for new conflicts

Craven Herald: Around 1,000 British Army soldiers are taking part Operation Prarie Storm in Calgary, Canada.

3:10am Wednesday 24th September 2014

British armed forces have begun training for a new generation of conflict as the war in Afghanistan draws to a close.

Salmond 'believes in referendums'

Craven Herald: First Minister Alex Salmond addresses Holyrood as MSPs return following the independence referendum

1:27am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Alex Salmond dismissed claims that he intends to make a unilateral declaration of Scottish independence as MSPs gathered for the first time since the No vote in the referendum.

Station death pair 'mother and son'

Craven Herald: Forensic officers work on the tracks at Slough train station after a woman and a child died after being struck by a train at the station. Officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with the deaths, police have said.

11:03am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Two people who died after being struck by a train in a suspected murder-suicide are believed to be a mother and her young son, British Transport Police said.

DJ Travis guilty of groping woman

Craven Herald: Dave Lee Travis denied the charges

2:43pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis has been found guilty of groping a female TV personality.

BA pilot 'sought out underage boys'

Craven Herald: British Airways pilot Bartle Frere sent messages to underage boys in India, the court heard

4:07pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A British Airways pilot used his job flying passengers around the world to meet underage boys and lavish them with money and gifts, a court heard today.

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