Sainsbury’s manager is jailed for fraud and theft

A thieving Sainsbury’s manager was jailed for 12 months today after she held on to cash donations earmarked for a soldier who lost both legs in Afghanistan. Alison Potts, 51, had been entrusted with the money after workmates organised a collection for the injured squaddie whose grandparents worked in the store. But Potts, commercial manager… [Continue Reading]

Acclaimed British Artist: ‘I Wouldn’t Mind A Few Slaves’

A RENOWNED artist has sparked outrage after she allegedly made offensive comments about slavery at a university event. Contemporary painter and sculptor Maggi Hambling reportedly declared that “I think slaves would be very handy” and “I wouldn’t mind a few” while participating in anart auction to raise funds at the University Campus Suffolk (UCS). She… [Continue Reading]

unemployed mother-of-two who borrowed £1,700 from EIGHT payday loan companies to buy Christmas presents

A single mother on  benefits funded her family’s entire Christmas by taking out eight payday loans. Katie McGill, 28, borrowed around £1,700 from companies including the controversial Wonga so she could treat her two children to a traditional meal and expensive presents. It meant Mya-Renee, three, and Calvin, eight, were each able to unwrap a… [Continue Reading]

Dentist ‘stole £1.4million from NHS

A CROOKED Birmingham dentist who conned the NHS out of £1.4 million has been warned she faces a ‘substantial’ prison sentence. Dr Joyce Trail, 50, splashed cash on exotic holidays and designer Jimmy Choo shoes after making 7,000 false claims – including for scores of dead people. But her greed and desire to wring as… [Continue Reading]

Mother left baby, toddler locked in car while drinking in bar

Mother left baby and toddler locked in car while she went drinking in bar… at 4am! A young mother who left her two children – including an eight-month-old baby – in an unlocked car while she went out drinking until nearly 4am has been warned she faces jail. The baby – who was strapped into… [Continue Reading]

Drunk Mother and 11 Year Old son together

‘We always get drunk together’: What mother said about her 11-YEAR-OLD son after he’s sent to hospital following row. A mother who allowed her 11-year-old son to get drunk in the street told horrified onlookers ‘we always get drunk together’. Police were so concerned about the welfare of the boy, who they found staggering around… [Continue Reading]

‘She-Devil’ mother and children

Matthew Howard, 27, missed the birth of his latest child while in hospital after being stabbed 14 times with a machete Jordan Daley, 18, needed 51 stitches after being beaten with a bottle A mother-of-two nicknamed ‘The She-Devil’ after being involved in savage unprovoked attacks on two men with her feral teenage children has been… [Continue Reading]