Rita Ora burglary: Man jailed over £200,000 raid

Congleton Guardian: Rita Ora's home was burgled

3:45pm Wednesday 29th June 2016

A burglar who targeted pop star Rita Ora's home in a raid worth more than £200,000 has been jailed for five years.

I've earned myself a beer, says Willis after Wimbledon dream ends

Congleton Guardian: Marcus Willis waves as he leaves centre court with Roger Federer

3:17am Wednesday 29th June 2016

British tennis player Marcus Willis said he has "earned himself a beer" after his Wimbledon fairytale came to an end when he lost to seven-time champion Roger Federer.

Paul Gascoigne faces trial after denying racially-aggravated offence

Congleton Guardian: Paul Gascoigne is accused of racially aggravated abuse

10:03am Wednesday 29th June 2016

Former England football star Paul Gascoigne is to stand trial later this year after pleading not guilty to a racially-aggravated public order offence.

Schoolchildren rescued from Brecon Beacons were never missing, says headmaster

Congleton Guardian: The pupils were on a DoE expedition in the Brecon Beacons

3:32pm Wednesday 29th June 2016

A group of schoolchildren rescued from the Brecon Beacons during a Duke of Edinburgh exercise were never missing, their headmaster has said.

FTSE 100 wipes out post-Brexit losses as market bounces back

Congleton Guardian: The FTSE 100 jumped 219.7 points to 6360.1

5:37pm Wednesday 29th June 2016

London's FTSE 100 Index has wiped out losses seen in the savage two-day Brexit rout after surging another 3.6% amid a global stock market fight-back.

Thousands turn out for pro-EU demonstration in Edinburgh

Congleton Guardian: Thousands of Remain supporters gather outside the Scottish Parliament

8:33pm Wednesday 29th June 2016

Thousands of people have attended a pro-EU demonstration outside the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh.

EU 'crystal clear' that single market access means accepting freedom of movement

Congleton Guardian: Prime Minister David Cameron was not invited to join the prime ministers and presidents of the other 27 EU nations as they returned to discuss the Brexit fallout (AP)

1:08am Wednesday 29th June 2016

The remaining 27 EU states have given a stinging rebuff to David Cameron over immigration, delivering a "crystal clear" message that if the UK wants access to the single market after Brexit, it will have to accept free movement of EU citizens.

Corbyn 'set to face leadership challenge from Angela Eagle'

Congleton Guardian: John McDonnell has said MPs must accept the result of a leadership challenge on Jeremy Corbyn

1:21am Wednesday 29th June 2016

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is facing the prospect of a leadership challenge after deputy leader Tom Watson failed to persuade him to stand down.

ITV to broadcast Coronation Street six times a week from late 2017

Congleton Guardian: From late next year Coronation Street will be broadcast six times a week

6:05pm Wednesday 29th June 2016

Coronation Street will be broadcast six times a week from late 2017, ITV has announced.

Charles all 'ale and hearty at country show

Congleton Guardian: The Prince of Wales attends the 154th Royal Norfolk Show in Norwich

5:33pm Wednesday 29th June 2016

The Prince of Wales does not normally drink on duty but he was all smiles when offered a glass of pale ale as he toured a country show.


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