PUBLISHED: 10:03 08 April 2019 | UPDATED: 10:13 08 April 2019 Rachael Burford The Queen's Head is in Limehouse. Pic: Google Archant A pub in Limehouse believed to have inspired Eastenders’ Queen Vic has had its opening hours slashed following noise complaints from neighbours. The Queen’s Head in York Square, will also no longer be allowed to host live music following a Tower Hamlets licensing committee last week.One resident living next door complained late-night karaoke renditions of Mr Bojangles, Rapper’s Delight and New York New York had prevented her “whole family from sleeping”.Others claimed that the pub often stayed open far past its midnight closing time.The committee heard residents were disturbed by groups of people crowded outside the bar and “loud karaoke with multi-coloured disco lighting”.There had been no complaints about the pub, which opened in 1855, before new landlord Thomas Jeffries took over in … [Read more...] about ‘Eastenders’ pub is banned from hosting live music following complaints of loud karaokes and lock-ins
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THE evicted neighbour from hell who sparked a legal battle between flat buyers and a seller has now been kicked out of a homeless shelter because he is “evil”, The Sun Online can reveal. Peter Passingham’s aggressive and violent behaviour forced first-time buyers Jason Stevens and Michelle Smith to sue the seller. In a landmark case, they claimed vendor Christopher Flynn sold them the £250,000 two-bed property in Sutton, South London, without telling them a troublemaker lived next door. And The Sun Online can now reveal that Mr Passingham – who was named in legal papers – was booted out of the London Shepherd Church in Sutton which takes in homeless people. Pastor Paul Song, 50, said he is an “alcoholic” who is “very wicked” and would smoke inside the church. He was forced to kick him out after he locked the congregation outside so they couldn’t attend a service. EVIL BEHAVIOUR Pastor Song said: “Peter is an … [Read more...] about Evicted neighbour from hell who sparked legal battle between flat buyer and seller has now been kicked out of homeless shelter for ‘evil’ behaviour
TWO men have been charged with attempted murder after three people were stabbed outside a celebrity London nightclub in the early hours of Sunday morning. The victims, all men aged 24, suffered stab and slash injuries after the knife attack near the Tape club in Mayfair, central London. Their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening. Police said they were called to reports of a stabbing outside Simit Sarayı on Oxford Street at around 3.40am on Sunday. Love Island contestants Megan Barton-Hanson and Laura Anderson were spotted leaving the celebrity nightclub - where they had been for The Greatest Dancer's after party - just minutes before the knife attack. Fazal Khan, 23, from Hayes, and Mahamoud Hassan, 24, from Hayes, have today been charged with attempted murder and two counts of grievous bodily harm with intent. Khan was also charged with possession of an offensive weapon. A pair of black shoes and jacket were seen on the pavement that was splattered with blood on … [Read more...] about Oxford Street stabbing – Two men charged after three stabbed outside London celebrity nightclub
Three men have been jailed for almost 20 years after shots were fired at a house in Queensbury. The men were sentenced today at Bradford Crown Court in relation to the incident, which occurred at a house in Union House Lane in the Queensbury on March 19 last year.The discharge caused damage to the door of the property.MORE CRIME: The faces of Calderdale criminals locked up in JanuaryPaul Wilcox, Lee Thompson and Ryan Lancaster-Baxter were convicted of conspiracy to possess a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence following a trial at Bradford Crown Court in November.Wilcox, aged 36, of Hutton Terrace, Bradford, was sentenced to seven years and nine months. MORE CRIME: Burglar jailed after smashing into cars during Calderdale police chaseThompson, aged 31, of no fixed abode was also given seven years and nine months, while Lancaster-Baxter, 20, of Intake Terrace, Fagley, received three years and nine months.Speaking after the sentencing Detective Inspector Andy Farrell, who led … [Read more...] about Men jailed for a total of 20 years after shotgun fired outside front door of home
By Jacqueline Smith Updated 3:30 pm PST, Thursday, January 31, 2019 Merry and Doug Jackson had mixed emotions when they learned the killer of their youngest daughter, their former son-in-law, had died in prison. After Scott Gelatlly shot to death their daughter Lori in their Oxford home, they could not stay there again and now live in Wallingford. less Merry and Doug Jackson had mixed emotions when they learned the killer of their youngest daughter, their former son-in-law, had died in prison. After Scott Gelatlly shot to death their daughter Lori in their ... more Photo: Jacqueline Smith / Hearst Connecticut Media Buy photo Photo: Jacqueline Smith / Hearst Connecticut Media Image 1 of / 17 Caption Close Image 1 of 17 Merry and Doug Jackson had mixed emotions when they learned … [Read more...] about ‘You can’t protect yourself from a gun.’ Wife-killer dies in prison, but pain remains.