Briton dead after Mexico hurricane

Bucks Free Press: Hurricane Odile left a trail of destruction when it hit the Baja California Peninsular

3:10am Sunday 21st September 2014

The body of a British woman who went missing while travelling on a yacht off the coast of Mexico has been found, according to state p rosecutors.

Two Britons missing after hurricane

Bucks Free Press: Hurricane Odile left a trail of devastation across Mexico (AP)

5:56am Saturday 20th September 2014

Two Britons missing after a hurricane in Mexico are understood to be Paul Whitehouse and Simone Wood.

Miliband pledges £8 minimum wage

Bucks Free Press: Labour leader Ed Miliband arrives in Manchester before the start of the Labour Party's annual conference

11:38am Saturday 20th September 2014

Ed Miliband has kick-started Labour's final conference before the general election with a pledge to hike the minimum wage to at least £8.

£12m to help tackle Calais migrants

Bucks Free Press: A joint plan between the UK and France will involve bolstering security at the port of Calais

12:50pm Saturday 20th September 2014

The UK Government will provide £12 million over three years to help tackle the problem of illegal immigrants at Calais hoping to gain entry to Britain.

'Multiple suspects' in Thai deaths

Bucks Free Press: Hannah Witheridge, 23, was found murdered alongside David Miller on a beach on the Thai island of Koh Tao

3:38pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Police in Thailand said they still have not "come up with the exact number of the suspects" following the brutal murders of two British tourists - but confirmed they are looking for more than one.

'Rising stress' of supply teachers

Bucks Free Press: The NASUWT found that 69% of supply teachers had seriously considered leaving the teaching profession in the last year

3:38pm Saturday 20th September 2014

There is "a worrying rise in stress and drop in morale" among supply teachers, the head of the UK's largest teachers' union has claimed.

Woman in court over baby's death

Bucks Free Press: Claudia Martins was remanded in custody after appearing at Bristol Magistrates' Court

3:38pm Saturday 20th September 2014

A woman has been remanded in custody accused of murdering her newborn baby girl.

IS hostage's wife in freedom plea

Bucks Free Press: Alan Henning was kidnapped when he travelled to Syria as an aid worker last year

5:56am Saturday 20th September 2014

The wife of British hostage Alan Henning has called on "the people of the Islamic State to see it in their hearts to release my husband", describing him as a "peaceful, selfless man".

Drivers rescued as floods hit Essex

Bucks Free Press: Fire services received more than 100 calls after heavy rain struck Southend on Friday evening

12:50pm Saturday 20th September 2014

People have been rescued from cars trapped in flood water and a hospital building was struck by lightning during bad weather.



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