PM: Queen 'purred' after No vote

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: David Cameron smiled as he recalled how he was able to tell the Queen it was 'all right' after the Scottish referendum resulted in a victory for the No camp

5:11pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

David Cameron was caught on camera claiming the Queen "purred" down the line after he informed her Scotland had not voted for independence.

Scotland 'better nation after vote'

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: First Minister Alex Salmond addresses Holyrood as MSPs return following the independence referendum

1:27am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Scotland is a "better nation" as a result of the independence referendum, Alex Salmond claimed as he told how the debate over the country's future had seen people become more informed and energised.

Web trolls 'threaten' actress Emma

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Internet trolls have targeted actress Emma Watson hours after she made a speech to the United Nations

5:41am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Internet trolls on the site which hosted naked celebrity photos have made what appears to be a threat to film star Emma Watson just hours after she addressed the United Nations on gender equality.

'Imminent attack' prompted strikes

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Image made from a verified amateur video shows an explosion in the village of Kfar Derian, Syria.

8:23am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

The United States launched air strikes into Syria amid fears that Islamist militants were preparing to mount terror attacks on Western targets, the Pentagon has said.

Regulator fines Barclays £37.7m

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Barclays failed to protect customers' funds adequately

8:23am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Barclays has been fined £37.7 million in a record punishment from the City regulator for failing to provide adequate protection for its clients' funds.

DJ Travis guilty of groping woman

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Dave Lee Travis denies 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.

Ex-JJB chief faces £1m fraud trial

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Former JJB Sports boss Christopher Ronnie has gone on trial at  Southwark Crown Court

3:28pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

The former chief executive of sports goods company JJB Sports has gone on trial in connection with an alleged £1 million fraud in relation to contracts.

August borrowing climbs to £11.6bn

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Public borrowing in August was higher than forecast

4:07pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Britain's finances remained under pressure last month after figures showed borrowing reached £11.6 billion, an increase of £700 million on a year ago.

BA pilot 'sought out underage boys'

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: 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.

Miliband accuses PM over Scotland

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Ed Miliband has accused David Cameron of learning the "wrong lessons" from Scotland

5:08pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Ed Miliband has accused David Cameron of learning the "wrong lessons" from Scotland as he urged people to be proud of being English as well as British.






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