Daniel Nwosu, 22, was born with sickle cell disease. He has had seven strokes which left him paralysed – but with regular physio he’s learned to walk again. The NHS says sickle cell disease is “a serious and lifelong health condition“. Symptoms include painful episodes that can last up to a week, an increased risk…

The government is to issue an “unprecedented” recall notice of up to 500,000 Whirlpool tumble dryers which pose a fire safety risk. It comes four years after Whirlpool issued a warning after it found its Hotpoint, Creda and Indesit dryers had a fault which needed fixing. The fault was blamed for at least 750 fires…

Image copyright NHS Press Office/PA Image caption Simonne Kerr went on the TV talent show following the death of her son Kavele An Army veteran grabbed his mother around the neck and shouted “you’re dead” years before killing a Britain’s Got Talent finalist, a court heard. Desmond Sylva, 41, stabbed his partner Simonne Kerr more…

Image copyright Family photo Image caption Emma Day was murdered by her former partner, who had waited outside the school gates for her The family of a woman killed by her ex have criticised the “blasé” attitude of the child maintenance service after she had told it of his violent threats. Emma Day, 33, was…

Image copyright PA A man who accused multiple public figures of child sexual abuse is a “committed and manipulative paedophile”, a court has heard. Carl Beech has convictions for voyeurism and making and possessing indecent images of children. Police discovered the offences after seizing devices from his home while investigating him for alleging abuse by…

Image copyright Helen Tipper Image caption Carl Beech, a divorced father of one, claimed he was first sexually abused as a child A man told police a false “extraordinary tale” about a group of powerful figures who sexually abused and murdered boys, a court has heard. Carl Beech, 51, is accused of lying about “three…

Image copyright Extinction Rebellion Image caption Screenshot of Extinction Rebellion’s prison guide before it was deleted from its website Environmental protest group Extinction Rebellion has said it is sorry for the wording of its online prison guide, after a backlash from civil rights activists. More than 1,100 protesters were arrested in April, when the group…