Mail On Sunday (1 November 2020)

Fred and Rose West's drug addict son, 40, who saw killers beat his sister to death is found dead from a suspected overdose at a hostel

The tormented youngest son of serial killers Fred and Rosemary West has been found dead from a suspected overdose. Barry West, 40, was just seven when he watched his parents beat his sister Heather to death at their Cromwell Street home in Gloucester.

Taken into care five years later, he was too scared to give evidence at his mother's 1995 trial and was plagued by nightmares and psychiatric problems his entire life.

It is understood he had long battled drug addiction.

Mirror Online (17 October 2020)

Missing pregnant ponies feared to have been taken abroad and made into handbags

EXCLUSIVE: Campaigners claim trucks arrived at night to pick up 90 animals, including many heavily pregnant mares and newborn foals from Moor in Cornwall. Scores of pregnant ponies have been herded into lorries and allegedly shipped for slaughter. Campaigners claim trucks arrived at night to pick up 90 animals, including many heavily pregnant mares and newborn foals.

Faye Stacey, head of the charity People4Ponies, said: “The ponies have most likely gone abroad for meat or to make handbags. “It makes me despair because of the apparent complete inaction, or ineffectiveness, of those who are supposed to enforce laws that protect ponies.”

Mail On Sunday (20 September 2020)

Furious Tory activists accuse Sasha Swire of 'betraying friends' with her tell-all political memoir

The wife of ex-Minister Hugo Swire has been accused by furious Tory activists in his former constituency of 'betraying' friends with her indiscretion-heavy memoir.

Sasha Swire's tell-all book "Diary Of An MP's Wife: Inside And Outside Power" lifts the lid on sex and political shenanigans in the party, describing David Cameron as 'drunken Dave' with a filthy mouth, Boris Johnson as 'calculating' and Theresa May as a 'glumbucket'.

Mail On Sunday (1 March 2020)

Petrol pump pirates! Motorists face 'forecourt lottery' with cost of filling up an average car varying by £18 at garages just two miles apart

Analysis by The Mail on Sunday suggests cheapest unleaded petrol in country - at Costco warehouse in Manchester – is 115.7p per litre

Most expensive, at motorway service station on M4 in West London, cost 147.9p. Just two miles away, we found an Asda supermarket selling unleaded for 116.7p and diesel for 118.7p.

Difference between highest and lowest prices – 32.2p per litre – means driver of a car with a typical 55-litre tank could end up paying £17.71 extra to fill up

Mail On Sunday (5 February 2020)

How 'Geordie Lee' became 'The King of Dawlish': Sunderland drugs boss now starting 25 years behind bars

Lee Brooks and his 13-strong mob ran a cocaine and heroin empire enforced by savage violence Gang operated county lines network smuggling drugs into south Devon town from Sunderland and Liverpool.

Today, after mob was jailed for a total of 105 years, a friend of his girlfriend's parents lifted lid on Brooks' story Said he faced threats from a rival gang boss in Sunderland and 'turned up at Dawlish station' the following day Gang's crimes terrorised Regency resort town, which is famous for its scenic railway running along the coast

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