Sir David warns of 'animal erosion'

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Sir David Attenborough says there is 'escalating erosion of wildlife' from the planet

12:04am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

The "escalating erosion of wildlife" from the planet is a direct threat to people's quality of life, naturalist Sir David Attenborough has warned.

All eyes on Kim at awards for men

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Kim Kardashian picked up the Woman gong at the GQ ceremony

10:49pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian stole the show at a glitzy awards do - designed to celebrate men.

Barlow offers tax row 'apology'

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Gary Barlow was accused earlier this year of being involved in an "aggressive" tax avoidance scheme

9:47pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Pop star Gary Barlow has finally broken his silence to "apologise" on Twitter following damaging tax-dodging allegations.

Call to widen Trojan Horse probe

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Peter Clarke led an inquiry into the "Trojan Horse" affair

2:12pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Attempts are likely to have been made to impose a hardline Muslim agenda in other English schools, according to the former anti-terror chief who led an investigation into the Birmingham "Trojan Horse" plot.

Sir Cliff aims to avoid search row

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Sir Cliff Richard's lawyers said they do not want him involved in a row over BBC coverage of a police search of his home

3:29am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Pop star Sir Cliff Richard will not become "embroiled" in a row between police and the BBC over coverage of the search of his home, his lawyers have said.

Photos 'not result of Apple breach'

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: A spokeswoman for Jennifer Lawrence said the actress had asked US authorities to prosecute whoever is posting the photos

3:32am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Hundreds of naked photos and explicit videos of Hollywood stars were not hacked by breaches in the security of Apple's computer systems, the firm said tonight.

New child sex victims come forward

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: David Crompton was grilled by the Home Affairs Select Committee

8:23am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Twelve new victims of child sexual exploitation in Rotherham have come forward since the publication last week of a devastating report revealing the abuse of at least 1,400 young people in the town, South Yorkshire Chief Constable David Crompton has revealed.

Nato 'must show fight over Russia'

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says Nato must show it has the political will to fight if Russia attacks a member of the alliance

5:42pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Nato must show that it still has the political will to fight back in the event of a Russian attack on any member of the alliance, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has warned.

PM slams 'barbaric' hostage murder

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Prime Minister David Cameron has condemned a video apparently showing a US journalist being beheaded

6:56pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

David Cameron has condemned as "despicable and barbaric" the apparent slaughter of a second US journalist by Islamic State (IS) extremists - as it emerged that a British hostage is also under threat.

Nighy tells of pride in gay role

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: (from left) Freddie Fox, Paddy Considine, Bill Nighy and Andrew Scott walk the streets of Camden to promote the new film Pride in London

9:02pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Gay Pride stormed Camden High Street tonight as the stars of new comedy Pride marched to the cinema with a Welsh brass band for the film's premiere.

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