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Updates as head-on car crash closes this main road for hours

The accident happened near a level crossing in the town

Police have closed a town centre road following a serious car accident.

Traffic is being turned away from Boothferry Road in Goole, where emergency services are dealing with a head-on crash between two cars.

The accident

today 18:49
Gaia Pope's sister 'heartbroken' over loss of 'beautiful twin'
Maya Pope-Sutherland wrote on Facebook: "Can't find any words right now. Gaia is my everything. Going to make her so proud."
today 18:39
Black death plague: Patients ESCAPE hospital over needle fear amid panic over spread
PLAGUE patients are escaping from hospital because they are scared of needles prompting panic over the spread of the deadly disease in Madagascar.
today 18:15
British sailer swept to his death in Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

A British sailor who died after being swept overboard was a popular and sensible man, said Clipper Round The World Yacht Race co-founder Sir Robin Knox-Johnston.

Simon Speirs, from Bristol, was taking part in thRe 11th edition of the biennial event as it crossed from South Africa to

today 17:29
British sailer swept to his death in Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

A British sailor who died after being swept overboard was a popular and sensible man, said Clipper Round The World Yacht Race co-founder Sir Robin Knox-Johnston.

Simon Speirs, from Bristol, was taking part in thRe 11th edition of the biennial event as it crossed from South Africa to

today 17:29
NASA expert makes SHOCK Nibiru revelation ahead of ‘apocalypse’
NASA has had its say on conspiracy theories that a giant planet is about to crash into Earth.
today 17:21
North Korea threat to Trump: 'Our target is USA' – hermit nation's propaganda REVEALED
NORTH KOREA has Donald Trump and the United States in its targets, according to propaganda released by the rogue state.
today 17:13
BREAKING: Second earthquake strikes Pacific islands in SIX HOURS
A HUGE earthquake has rocked the Pacific islands of New Caledonia for the second time in six hours.
today 16:11
Nibiru BLACKOUT: Fears Planet X could knock out power worldwide
A FABLED planet feared to appear in our skies on Monday will have a devastating effect on technology, conspiracy theorists have claimed.
today 15:17
'Don't throw away what we have' Hammond rebukes Dyson claim no-deal would BENEFIT Britain
PHILLIP Hammond said he disagreed with Sir James Dyson's assessment of Brexit after the British businessman said a no-deal situation could "benefit" Britain.
today 15:09
I'm A Celebrity star Dennis Wise defends former Hearts boss Graham Rix against underage sex rap

I'm A Celeb hopeful Dennis Wise defended ex- Hearts head coach Graham Rix - who was jailed for having sex with an underage girl.

Football ace Dennis, who admitted he joined the ITV show to win over fans, spoke up for former Jambo Rix after he was jailed for sleeping with a 15-year-old

today 14:23
Chancellor Philip Hammond's 'no unemployed' remark attacked
Opposition parties have criticised Chancellor Philip Hammond after he said "there are no unemployed people" during a BBC interview.
today 13:37
Robert Mugabe has been SACKED as party leader as he clings to power in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has been axed as the leader of the ruling Zanu-PF party.

The party met today and unceremoniously dumped the man who has led them for the last 37 years.

To add insult to injury they then appointed as their new leader the man Mugabe had sacked

today 13:21
"You will have justice": Gaia Pope's cousin's heartbreaking vow to "kind but tough as f***" teen after body found in search

The devastated cousin of Gaia Pope has made a heartbreaking vow to the "kind but tough as f***" teenager after a body was found in the search for her.

The body was discovered near Swanage, Dorset, yesterday afternoon, close to where items of the missing girl's clothing had been

today 13:21
A brand-new version of WhatsApp is in the works, here’s everything we know so far
WHATSAPP appears to be developing a tablet version of its hugely-successful chat app, according to a number of clues buried in its code.
today 13:05
Leaving the EU means 'we can take OUR country in a BETTER direction' says Priti Patel
PRITI Patel believes that leaving the European Union is “our opportunity to take control of our destiny” and “realise the full potential of what Britain can now become”.
today 13:05
Royal dressmaker: Great-grandmother worked in secret at the Queen's wedding dress' fabric
A SCOTS great-grandmother has recalled how she was picked to make the exquisite silk material for the Queen's wedding dress “because of her cold hands”.
today 12:03
BREXIT WARS: Johnson & Gove order May to agree final Brexit deal BEFORE divorce bill paid
THERESA May is under pressure to rubber-stamp Britain’s final Brexit deal before she agrees to hand £40billion into the coffers of the European Union (EU).
today 12:03
Budget 2017: Plans to build 300,000 homes a year
Philip Hammond says next week's Budget will set out how the government will build 300,000 new homes a year.
today 11:33
Time travel ‘PROOF’: Man ‘from 2028’ reveals dire warning for the future
A MAN who claims to have travelled back in time from 10 years in the future has risked his life to deliver a dire warning for humanity – he claims.
today 11:09
New BMW X3 REVIEW: Does it beat the Audi Q5, Mercedes GLC and Volvo XC60?
FOR a company that arguably invented the sporty SUV in the form of the original X5 off-roader, BMW is sitting very pretty indeed for 2018.
today 11:01
Britain to submit 'Brexit bill' proposal before December EU meeting

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LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will submit its proposals on how to settle its financial obligations to the European Union before an EU Council meeting next month, finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday.

British Prime Minister Theresa May was told

today 11:01
Mum 'disgusted' after finding mouldy meatballs in tin from Aldi

Aldi has apologised and blamed the mould on the damage to the tin

A west Hull mum has been left "disgusted" after she opened a can of meatballs to find the food riddled with mould.

Enga Thomsen, 47, says she will no longer shop at Aldi, having bought the offending grub from

today 10:33
Mum 'disgusted' after finding mouldy meatballs in tin from Aldi

Aldi has apologised and blamed the mould on the damage to the tin

A west Hull mum has been left "disgusted" after she opened a can of meatballs to find the food riddled with mould.

Enga Thomsen, 47, says she will no longer shop at Aldi, having bought the offending grub from

today 10:33
Gaia Pope: Sister says teenager was 'light of my life'
The sister of Gaia Pope has described the teenager as the "absolute light of my life", after police found a body on Saturday.
today 10:31
Gaia Pope's family 'absolutely devastated' after police find body
Officers from Dorset Police say they are "confident" the body is that of the teenager, who went missing more than a week ago.
today 10:23
"I’m glad I’m shot of her": Footballer ex of I'm A Celeb star Rebekah Vardy blasts 'Britain's pushiest WAG'

The ex-partner of I’m A Celebrity star Rebekah Vardy today brands her Britain’s pushiest WAG and blasts: “I’m glad I am shot of her.”

Ten million viewers are set to tune in as Becky enters the jungle on Sunday night – and troubled host Ant McPartlin makes his long-awaited

today 10:15
"I’m glad I’m shot of her": Footballer ex of I'm A Celeb star Rebekah Vardy blasts 'Britain's pushiest WAG'

The ex-partner of I’m A Celebrity star Rebekah Vardy today brands her Britain’s pushiest WAG and blasts: “I’m glad I am shot of her.”

Ten million viewers are set to tune in as Becky enters the jungle on Sunday night – and troubled host Ant McPartlin makes his long-awaited

today 10:15
Could the end of the world come TODAY? Mysterious planet Nibiru 'set to wipe out all life with apocalyptic earthquakes'

You may want to cancel any plans you have as conspiracy theorists have predicted that TODAY is the day the Earth will be wiped out by a planet that's existence has never been proved.

Mysterious Nibiru is said to be about to trigger a series of apocalyptic earthquakes that will completely

today 10:15
Could the end of the world come TODAY? Mysterious planet Nibiru 'set to wipe out all life with apocalyptic earthquakes'

You may want to cancel any plans you have as conspiracy theorists have predicted that TODAY is the day the Earth will be wiped out by a planet that's existence has never been proved.

Mysterious Nibiru is said to be about to trigger a series of apocalyptic earthquakes that will completely

today 10:15
Daily News
Games with Gold December 2017 update as new bonus November game is revealed
GAMES WITH Gold December 2017 news is coming following the release of a new timed bonus game on Xbox One.
today 19:17
Fifteen people killed in stampede for food
AT LEAST 15 people, mainly women and elderly people, have died in a stampede for food in a town in Morocco.
today 19:17
SHOCK North Korea WARNING to US: 'World will end as we know it', blasts Kim Jong-un ally
UNOFFICIAL North Korea spokesman Alejandro Cao has warned the “world will end as we know it” if the United States attacks the hermit state.
today 19:17
'She looked beautiful' Queen and Prince Philip's wedding day remembered 70 years on
THE Queen and Prince Philip's wedding day has been fondly remembered as the couple prepare to celebrate 70 years of marriage.
today 19:17
‘She is my everything’ Gaia Pope’s twin reveals heartbreak over sister’s death
THE twin sister of Gaia Pope has spoken of her heartbreak at the death of the 19-year-old and vowed to "make her so proud".
today 19:17
WATCH: Blazing meteorite lights up sky turning night into DAY
A METEORITE in Finland lit up the night sky leaving locals baffled and sparking a hunt to find the falling space rock.
today 19:17
Star Wars 8: FOUR new EW covers reveal Luke and Leia REUNITED, Rey's FALL?
STAR WARS 8 has unveiled four stunning new Entertainment Weekly images featuring Rey, Kylo Ren, Luke, Leia, Finn, Poe, Rose and Holdo, plus director Rian Johnson discusses his plans for the trilogy.
today 19:17
Kezia Dugdale's I'm A Celebrity role slammed as 'ludicrous'
FORMER Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale’s decision to appear on I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! is “utterly ludicrous”, a fellow MSP has said.
today 19:17
Police Force Praised For Tweeting Powerful Open Letter To Women In Abusive Relationships
'You are not trapped and you are not alone, we can help you get out'.
today 18:59
Ofsted inspectors to quiz schoolgirls in hijabs
Inspectors will question girls who wear hijabs in primary school to find out why they do so, head of Ofsted Amanda Spielman has said.
today 18:47
British couple told dream wedding is cancelled thanks to viral ‘sex act’ photo

A British couple were told their dream Greek wedding was cancelled after a priest was put off by a raunchy photograph.

Emma Coupland reportedly said she was told to scrap her wedding to fiance Stephen Wilson at St Paul’s Bay on the Greek island of Rhodes after another British bride

today 18:35
Police swoop on man who ‘took 53 phones’ from Royal Blood gig

A man stole over 50 phones in one night at a Royal Blood gig, police believe.

The phones were allegedly taken from unsuspecting concert-goers while they were in a crowd and didn’t realise what was happening.

Police arrested a 22-year-old man carrying a stash of 53

today 18:35
Manchester United star Zlatan Ibrahimovic pens heartfelt message to supporters after comeback against Newcastle

Zlatan Ibrahimovic made his long-awaited Manchester United comeback yesterday, emerging from the bench as a second half substitute against Newcastle.

The striker had suffered a cruciate knee ligament injury in April, late on in a Europa League win over Anderlecht.

Initially it

today 18:31
Hearts 1 Partick Thistle 1 as Kris Doolan spoils the Tynecastle party

Hearts' homecoming party was spoiled by Partick Thistle substitute Kris Doolan as he grabbed a late leveller in a 1-1 draw at refurbished Tynecastle.

The Jambos returned home for the first time since July after their renovated main stand was eventually passed safe in the morning before the

today 18:31
Former Rangers star Alex Rae takes us behind scenes of incredible helicopter Sunday title win - latest podcast

It was arguably the most dramatic title win in history and has come to be known as simply 'Helicopter Sunday'.

On the final game of the 2004/2005 season Celtic were leading Motherwell by a goal at Fir Park which meant Rangers’ lead at Easter Road against Hibs was threatening to dissolve

today 18:31
Ayr teenager set to become Prince's Trust ambassador

A teenager from Ayr is set to become an ambassador for The Prince’s Trust after giving an impressive speech at Dumfries House.

The speech was about the training she received through the charity’s Get Into Hospitality programme.

Kirsty McGhee has turned her life around since

today 18:31
Pickpocket concert warning as 53 mobile phones nicked at Royal Blood gig

A 22-year-old man has been arrested after police found him with 53 stolen mobile phones after a Royal Blood gig.

Officers carried out a "proactive" operation after receiving intelligence that previous gigs by the rock band had been targeted, West Midlands Police said.

today 18:31
Latest news from Great Britain
today 19:17 Games with Gold December 2017 update as new bonus November game is revealed
today 19:17 Fifteen people killed in stampede for food
today 19:17 Mel Tillis dead: Country music legend and Coca-Cola Cowboy star dies aged 85
today 19:17 SHOCK North Korea WARNING to US: 'World will end as we know it', blasts Kim Jong-un ally
today 19:17 'She looked beautiful' Queen and Prince Philip's wedding day remembered 70 years on
today 19:17 ‘She is my everything’ Gaia Pope’s twin reveals heartbreak over sister’s death
today 19:17 WATCH: Blazing meteorite lights up sky turning night into DAY
today 19:17 Star Wars 8: FOUR new EW covers reveal Luke and Leia REUNITED, Rey's FALL?
today 19:17 Kezia Dugdale's I'm A Celebrity role slammed as 'ludicrous'
today 18:59 Police Force Praised For Tweeting Powerful Open Letter To Women In Abusive Relationships
today 18:49 Updates as head-on car crash closes this main road for hours
today 18:47 Ofsted inspectors to quiz schoolgirls in hijabs
today 18:39 Gaia Pope's sister 'heartbroken' over loss of 'beautiful twin'
today 18:35 British couple told dream wedding is cancelled thanks to viral ‘sex act’ photo
today 18:35 Police swoop on man who ‘took 53 phones’ from Royal Blood gig
today 18:31 Manchester United star Zlatan Ibrahimovic pens heartfelt message to supporters after comeback against Newcastle
today 18:31 Hearts 1 Partick Thistle 1 as Kris Doolan spoils the Tynecastle party
today 18:31 Former Rangers star Alex Rae takes us behind scenes of incredible helicopter Sunday title win - latest podcast
today 18:31 Ayr teenager set to become Prince's Trust ambassador
today 18:31 Pickpocket concert warning as 53 mobile phones nicked at Royal Blood gig
today 18:23 REVEALED: What North Koreans REALLY think about the Donald Trump
today 18:23 20 fags set to SOAR above £10 NEXT WEEK as smokers face FOURTH price hike of 2017
today 18:23 Stunning WAG of Brazil ace 'poised for Chelsea move' REVEALED
today 18:23 NFL robot WARNING: AI could 'help teams cheat' by REPLACING humans
today 18:23 Robot DOCTORS could take over after machine PASSES medical exams
today 18:15 Skyrim Nintendo Switch REVIEW: Has Bethesda classic found a new home on Ninty portable?
today 18:15 Grigor Dimitrov vs David Goffin LIVE: Latest from the final of the ATP World Tour Finals
today 18:15 I’m A Celebrity 2017: Jamie Lomas appears to lash out at ex-wife Kym Marsh
today 18:15 Ofsted to quiz schoolgirls on why they wear a hijab
today 18:15 Paris: Fashion and the French connection in the city that dresses to impress
today 18:15 Will it be a White Christmas? La Nina effect to bring cold blast to Britain
today 18:15 Saudi Arabia vows to take on Iran amid warnings region in ‘a dangerous abyss’
today 18:15 Black death plague: Patients ESCAPE hospital over needle fear amid panic over spread
today 17:57 Robert Mugabe 'Agrees To Stand Down' As President Of Zimbabwe
today 17:33 Cousin of ‘murdered’ Gaia Pope vows she ‘will have justice’
today 17:33 Mugabe ‘to address the nation on live TV’ as he faces pressure to quit
today 17:33 Queen dons stylish trench coat during horse ride at Windsor Castle
today 17:29 Stats show Rangers losing to Hamilton was no shock and Hearts saga is set to rumble - 5 talking points from Premiership weekend
today 17:29 Cops release harrowing open letter in Twitter campaign to reach out to domestic abuse victims
today 17:29 Paul Daniels' son sparks homophobic row after using slur against Strictly viewer who criticised Debbie McGee's performance
today 17:29 Paul Daniels' son sparks homophobic row after using slur against Strictly viewer who criticised Debbie McGee's performance
today 17:29 Gerry Adams says he understands how the families of the victims of IRA violence feel
today 17:29 British sailer swept to his death in Clipper Round the World Yacht Race
today 17:29 British sailer swept to his death in Clipper Round the World Yacht Race
today 17:21 World's largest aircraft CRASHES
today 17:21 Xmas terror ALERT: Britain at 'heightened risk’ of attacks during festive period
today 17:21 Madagascar plague death toll RISES as bombshell report reveals extent of outbreak
today 17:21 Forgotten King Tut treasure UNCOVERED: Ancient Egyptian box OPENED
today 17:21 20 fags set to SOAR above £10 NEXT WEEK as smokers face FOURTH price hike of 2017
today 17:21 ‘Ghost ship' washed up on US beach 'remains of missing Russian cruise ship'
Editorials
Books of the year 2017, part one: chosen by Andrew Marr, George Osborne, Rose Tremain and others
The New Statesman's friends and contributors recommend their top reads from the last 12 months.
today 12:35
Can Richard Leonard’s socialism finally pull Scottish Labour out of its crisis?
Taking the party further to the left is an electoral risk – and could perpetuate its ongoing ideological saga.
today 12:35
The true price of paradise

The so-called Paradise Papers have highlighted the use of far-flung remnants of the British Empire as tax havens. The bargain tax rates are looking increasingly costly, says Simon Wilson.

The “Paradise Papers” – a huge data breach from Appleby, a leading offshore law firm – have

today 12:11
How tax cuts for the rich have cost the country dear
George Osborne's reduction in the top rate of tax from 50p to 45p has left an £8.6bn black hole. 
today 10:31
What is OxyContin, the drug behind America’s opioid crisis?
Since 1999, 200,000 Americans have died from overdoses connected to OxyContin and similar prescription drugs.
today 10:31
Amedeo Modigliani sought to portray instinctive humanity – but couldn’t outrun his own instincts
The Italian artist has come to personify la vie bohème. But it wasn’t always so. 
today 10:31
Four ways Britain can prosper post-Brexit

Alongside the usual assaults on the self-employed, the raid on pension funds, and the 10p whacked on a packet of cigarettes, all of which are just about standard features of every Budget, Chancellor Philip Hammond’s speech on 22 November is likely to be dominated by Brexit. He will need to put

yesterday 18:25
The man who lived with monkeys – and what he learned from them
Gabriel Cornelius von Max established a colony of monkeys at his house by Starnberger Lake.
yesterday 15:43
Richard Leonard elected Scottish Labour leader
Leonard went from obscure MSP to left-wing frontrunner in just three months. 
yesterday 12:37
What Howards End can tell us about the social media age
The obvious idea that we have inner and outer lives is a crucial one for us to keep in our 21st-century sights.
yesterday 12:37