Immigrants found in back of lorry

Richmond and Twickenham Times: The immigrants were found near Dover

2:06pm Friday 19th September 2014

Around 25 suspected illegal immigrants have been found in the back of a lorry in a village.

Doctor Who 'son' to star in special

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Patrick Troughton played the second incarnation of the Doctor

1:52pm Friday 19th September 2014

Doctor Who is keeping it in the family after show bosses announced Michael Troughton, the son of Patrick who played the second ever Doctor, will appear in the Christmas special.

Travis jury out for second day

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Former DJ Dave Lee Travis denies sex abuse allegations

1:28pm Friday 19th September 2014

Jurors in the trial of veteran DJ Dave Lee Travis, who is accused of indecently assaulting two women and sexually assaulting a third, have retired to deliberate their verdicts for a second day.

Misconduct probe into Savile police

Richmond and Twickenham Times: A number of police forces are subject to IPCC investigations over the Jimmy Savile scandal

1:07pm Friday 19th September 2014

Five serving detectives have been served with misconduct notices and two former officers are being investigated over how they handled allegations relating to Jimmy Savile, the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) said.

NHS foundation trusts post deficit

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Foundation trusts make up two thirds of all NHS trusts in England

11:28am Friday 19th September 2014

NHS foundation trusts are under "unprecedented pressure", a health regulator has warned after a new report showed that the supposedly best hospital trusts in the country posted a deficit for the first time.

iPhone fans snap up new handsets

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Sam Sheikh (left) and Jameel Ahmed are the first customers to purchase the new iphone at the Apple Store in Covent Garden, London, as the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus handsets go on sale

8:08am Friday 19th September 2014

One of the first people to get his hands on the new iPhone this morning felt "on top of the world" and said he wanted to celebrate by taking a selfie.

Alice suspect 'heartless killer'

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Detectives investigating the disappearance of Alice Gross (pictured) are treating 41-year-old Arnis Zalkalns as a suspect in her disappearance.

1:16am Friday 19th September 2014

A Latvian builder named as the prime suspect in the disappearance of teenager Alice Gross murdered his wife with "no remorse" in 1998, his former mother-in-law has said.

Thai murders probe 'difficult'

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Hannah Witheridge was found murdered on the Thai island of Koh Tao

9:39am Friday 19th September 2014

Police in Thailand have admitted the investigation into the brutal murders of two British tourists is proving "quite difficult" as they revealed they do not know how many people were involved in the killings.

China fines GSK £297m for bribery

Richmond and Twickenham Times: Glaxo says it has accepted a fine by Chinese courts and added that it has taken steps to change working practices

10:33am Friday 19th September 2014

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has been fined £297 million and its former country manager handed a suspended prison sentence in China for bribery.

PM pledges new settlement for UK

Richmond and Twickenham Times: No supporters react to results in the Scottish independence referendum at The Marriott Hotel in Glasgow

1:16am Friday 19th September 2014

David Cameron has held out the promise of a "new and fair" constitutional settlement for the entire United Kingdom after Scotland voted decisively to reject independence and remain part of the Union.


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