UK News

UPDATE – UK NEWS: THE DESLANDES FAMILY ISSUES PRESS RELEASE ABOUT FATAL THORNTON HEATH (LONDON) SHOOTING – THE TRUTH!

UPDATE: Mad News originally reported that Junior Deslandes had also succumbed to his injuries.  However I have now been informed (via a flurry of angry emails) that younger brother James has posted on his Facebook page that Junior is thankfully still with us.  I should have followed my initial instincts, waited for the family to release an official statement and ignored the words of  sources, along with the statement that was later forwarded to me via email and to other recipients  that claimed he had passed away.   I therefore apologise for the distress the original post may of []

UK NEWS: N-DUBZ STAR LEAVES ABUSIVE MESSAGE ON LISTENER’S PHONE

UK group N-Dubz appeared on the Chris Moyles early morning breakfast show on Tuesday and asked listeners to text their views on their latest single Playing With Fire. One listener (Chloe) was honest with the group and said she didn’t like the track. But group member Dappy took exception to Cleo’s honesty and being the “bad man” that he is called her after the show…. Via The Mail Online The BBC was last night facing a fresh obscene phone scandal after a Radio 1 listener was subjected to a []

UK NEWS: IYAZ WANTS TO HELP CHERYL COLE CRACK THE US

Who is this man??? His single apparently went to number 1 in the UK chart. When did that happen??? Have I heard the single?  I must have been in a coma.  Anyway another idiot brainswashed in to jumping on to the Chezza Cole bandwagon. Via Digital Spy Iyaz has revealed that he is eager to help Cheryl Cole crack the US market. The 22-year-old, who reached number two in the US with debut single ‘Replay’, admitted that he has heard positive feedback about the Girls Aloud star. []

UK NEWS: KANO APPEARS IN ADVERT TO PROMOTE SCHOOL DIPLOMAS

UK rapper Kano has appeared in a new advert which helps to promote school diplomas. However a journalist over at The Times Online hates that the government has teamed up with Kano to promote education and describes him as being a “foul mouthed rapper”. The journalist even goes as far as quoting Kano’s lyrics to drive home his/her point. “Don’t f*** with me / I’ve got my knife and I could get a nine milli [9mm pistol] / And niggas know I’m blowin’ up shows like a terrorist.” Click HERE to []

UK NEWS: ACTOR AML AMEEN SET TO MAKE DIRECTORIAL DEBUT

The Voice Newspaper reports that British actor Aml Ameen is preparing to direct his first short film called The Pick Up. Ameen told the newspaper, “It’s a short film I’ve written and this will be my directorial debut through my film production company, Ameen Dream Entertainment. It’s set in a house club and is about a bunch of lads that make up elaborate stories to try and get dates with these University girls. We had an open casting and it’s set to be a slick and []

FULL BODY SCANNERS IN UK AIRPORTS

Via BBC News Prime Minister Gordon Brown has given the go-ahead for full body scanners to be introduced at Britain’s airports. BAA, which runs six UK airports, said it would now install the machines “as soon as is practical” at Heathrow. Continue Reading….. Your thoughts please…..

UK NEWS: POLICE HUNT SUPERMARKET BOTTOM SNIFFER

This is just bizarre! The Daily Telegraph reports that police are looking for a man who was caught on camera, sniffing a supermarket employee’s bottom. The victim – who cannot be named for legal reasons – said: “I had no idea what was going on. I thought it was all a bit strange. I was shocked and I couldn’t believe he was in the aisle for that long.” Police say they are treating it as sexual assault. DC Steve White of Plymouth []

UK NEWS: TEENAGER STABBED TO DEATH OVER ‘PETTY’ FACEBOOK JIBE

A young man’s life was violently taken away because of a stupid Facebook comment…. UNBELIEVABLE! The youth in this country have completely lost their minds!   Via The Evening Standard A teenager was stabbed to death after a “petty” row triggered on Facebook, it was claimed today. Salum Kombo, 18, bled to death yards from his home last night after he spent the day with his family singing carols and discussing Christmas presents. Friends of Mr Kombo, from Bow, said he was threatened after posting a comment on another boy’s []

UK NEWS: FORMER POLICE CONSTABLE AND SERVING OFFICER ARRESTED OVER STEPHEN LAWRENCE MURDER

Via Overground Online A former police constable and a serving officer have been arrested for allegedly withholding evidence from the inquiry into murder of Stephen Lawrence. This does not surprise me!  Those of us with sense who refuse to walk around with our eyes closed know that police corruption (as well as racism) helped to ensure that Stephen’s murderers walked! 16 years later…. PITIFUL!  Rest In Peace Stephen.