TONY Blair’s daughter has annoyed her posh neighbours over plans for an “eyesore” extension to her £2.4 million home. Barrister Kathryn Blair, 30, wants to extend her five-bedroom house at the rear and move her gas meter to the front of the property. But neighbours have joined forces to oppose the plans. They claim proposed solar panels on the single storey extension “would be an unattractive eyesore”. In comments on Westminster Council's website, they also claim moving the meter would “spoil the praised architectural quality” of the street. One neighbour said they “strongly objected” and called the plans “thoughtless vandalism” in a conservation area. Another accused her of allegedly “trying to make a much taller extension using misleading examples of bigger houses further down the street.” Exclusivefine chap Traffic warden leaves Xmas note instead of ticket for driver on double yellows ExclusiveROYAL … [Read more...] about Tony Blair’s daughter upsets neighbours over ‘eyesore’ extension plans
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A "fanatical" couple who named their baby after Hitler have been convicted of being members of a neo-Nazi terrorist group. Adam Thomas and Claudia Patatas of Waltham Gardens, Banbury, Oxfordshire, were convicted at Birmingham Crown Court after a seven-week trial.The 22-year-old and his partner Patatas, 38, were on trial accused of being members of the "extreme and violent" far-right group National Action, which was banned in 2016.The court heard that Thomas, who gave their baby the middle name Adolf, posed for a photo with the child while wearing Ku Klux Klan robes.It emerged that counter-terrorism officers from Prevent had visited the couple's home in October last year "due to concerns Ms Patatas may be involved in the extreme right wing".A third defendant, Daniel Bogunovic, of Crown Hills Rise, Leicester, was also convicted of being a member.The warehouse worker was a leading figure in National Action's Midlands chapter.Thomas, a former Amazon security guard, was also convicted on a … [Read more...] about Neo-Nazi couple who named baby after Hitler are convicted
Video PUBLISHED: 20:49 26 October 2018 Jake Foxford The applause for 'The Beat' was contnuous for the entire journey down Portman Road. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN Archant Ipswich’s greatest player was given a hero’s send-off as fans lined Portman Road and applauded while Kevin Beattie’s funeral procession passed the club. The legendary defender’s family arranged for their journey to a private family service to go via the Blues’ home ground so that fans had a final chance to say goodbye.Fans lined the streets beside the stadium to bid him a final farewell in an emotionally charged act of remembrance.Mike Snuffling, 71, had come from Needham Market with a special memento for today’s procession.He said: “This is the first time I’ve ever worn this Ipswich Town scarf since I bought it in 1978 for the FA Cup final.The procession came to a stop outside the statue of Beattie's first manager, Sir Bobby Robson. … [Read more...] about ‘It was a privilege to watch him play’
BARBARA Coombes has been jailed for the manslaughter of her dad after hitting him with a shovel and burying his body in a garden in 2006. Here's what you need to know. Who is Barbara Coombes? Barbara Coombes, 63, has been jailed for nine years on July 11 for her father Kenneth's manslaughter in 2006, after cops found his body in the garden of her Stockport home. The mum-of-one was charged after a woman allegedly walked into Cheadle Heath Police Station in January 2018 and told police that a man had been killed "a number of years ago". Officers then began to search the home in Reddish, discovering the remains of Barbara's father, former soldier Kenneth Coombes, in the garden. Coombes had been accused of murdering her dad, as well as preventing the lawful and decent burial of a dead body. The-63-year-old was also accused of fraud by false representation after allegedly claiming to be a carer of the elderly man for more than 10 years after his death. On July 11, she appeared via … [Read more...] about Who is Barbara Coombes, when did her father Kenneth go missing in Stockport and where is Matlock Road in Reddish?