Lonsdale

19 Feb 19
The Scottish Sun
A COIN collector was stabbed to death by another enthusiast who wanted his limited edition Beatrix Potter 50p pieces, a court heard. Danny Bostock, 33, was allegedly disturbed as he burgled the home of Gordon McGhee, 52, after the pair had been drinking together. Gordon McGhee, 52, was stabbed to death in his own home by a coin enthusiast who wanted his Beatrix Potter 50p pieces, a court heard He knifed Mr McGhee 14 times in a “determined and brutal” attack, it was said — then turned on a gas cooker and lit a towel in a bid to start an explosion. Prosecutor Andrew Jackson told Ipswich crown court: “He wanted to destroy Mr McGhee’s body and all traces of what he had done.” Bostock allegedly wanted Mr McGhee’s Potter coins after ­swapping his own collection commemorating the author hours earlier. Mr Jackson said: “After the murder, Mr McGhee’s coin collection, the bulk of it, couldn’t be found. We say it was this defendant who took it.” [article-rail-section title=”most read in uk news” posts_category=”141″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] The court heard that Bostock cycled away wearing a distinctive pair of Lonsdale trainers — later forensically linked to blood at the flat in Colchester, Essex. His DNA was also said to be on the lit towel. Bostock denies murder and at­t­empted arson. Trial continues. The victim was found dead in his flat in Forest Road, Colchester, having suffered several stab wounds The Royal Mint released four new limited edition Beatrix Potter coins last year Peter Rabbit, Flopsy Bunny, Mrs Tittlemouse and a helpful mouse from The Tailor Of Gloucester were released between February and May 2018 Rare 50p pieces from a previous release in 2016 are selling for up to £840 on eBay [bc_video video_id=”5810564849001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”Rare Peter Rabbit Beatrix Potter 50p coin sells for £840 on eBay – do you have one in your spare change?”] GOT a news story? RING us on 0207 782 4104 or WHATSAPP on 07423720250 or EMAIL exclusive@the-sun.co.uk
19 Feb 19
The Sun
A COIN collector was stabbed to death by another enthusiast who wanted his limited edition Beatrix Potter 50p pieces, a court heard. Danny Bostock, 33, was allegedly disturbed as he burgled the home of Gordon McGhee, 52, after the pair had been drinking together. Gordon McGhee, 52, was stabbed to death in his own home by a coin enthusiast who wanted his Beatrix Potter 50p pieces, a court heard He knifed Mr McGhee 14 times in a “determined and brutal” attack, it was said — then turned on a gas cooker and lit a towel in a bid to start an explosion. Prosecutor Andrew Jackson told Ipswich crown court: “He wanted to destroy Mr McGhee’s body and all traces of what he had done.” Bostock allegedly wanted Mr McGhee’s Potter coins after ­swapping his own collection commemorating the author hours earlier. Mr Jackson said: “After the murder, Mr McGhee’s coin collection, the bulk of it, couldn’t be found. We say it was this defendant who took it.” [article-rail-section title=”most read in uk news” posts_category=”327″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] The court heard that Bostock cycled away wearing a distinctive pair of Lonsdale trainers — later forensically linked to blood at the flat in Colchester, Essex. His DNA was also said to be on the lit towel. Bostock denies murder and at­t­empted arson. Trial continues. The victim was found dead in his flat in Forest Road, Colchester, having suffered several stab wounds The Royal Mint released four new limited edition Beatrix Potter coins last year Peter Rabbit, Flopsy Bunny, Mrs Tittlemouse and a helpful mouse from The Tailor Of Gloucester were released between February and May 2018 Rare 50p pieces from a previous release in 2016 are selling for up to £840 on eBay [bc_video video_id=”5810564849001″ account_id=”5067014667001″ player_id=”default” embed=”in-page” padding_top=”56%” autoplay=”” min_width=”0px” max_width=”640px” width=”100%” height=”100%” caption=”Rare Peter Rabbit Beatrix Potter 50p coin sells for £840 on eBay – do you have one in your spare change?”] GOT a news story? RING us on 0207 782 4104 or WHATSAPP on 07423720250 or EMAIL exclusive@the-sun.co.uk
18 Feb 19
GYTanked

From the rainbow palette I really liked the London Grammar Moodmix for it’s blob. I really liked the fact that before you even get to bend and tug the blob, a little box pops up and explains what exactly the tugging and bending is for(picking your genre of music). This was a neat way to […]

18 Feb 19

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18 Feb 19
halfwheel

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18 Feb 19
Modern Mayhem

Good turn up at the Lonsdale pub, hope to see all u guys again soon!

17 Feb 19
ThatOneReviewer

What is it with film titles and the world Love? People do know there’s other words that mean the same thing, right? Sure, most of them don’t really roll off the tongue. I can’t really imagine a film title with “Fondness” or “Tenderness” in the title, but you could use “Warmth” in the title more. […]

17 Feb 19
Whatever Floats Your Bloat

I’d had the best intentions of following my intolerances and ordering a Yangzhou fried rice (I’d scoured the menu thoroughly beforehand), but as soon as I entered the confines of New Shanghai and inhaled the tantalising mix of garlic, ginger and pork, my resolve waned.

17 Feb 19
Entertaining WE

SPORTbible http://www.sportbible.com/assets/images/theme/logo-blk.png In our new favourite football story, a Wolves supporter has been handed a three-year ban for throwing a pie at a West Ham fan.The incident happened on 29 January when Wolves beat West Ham 3-0 at Molineux. Josephine Johnson, watching the game in the Steve Bull Stand, got far too caught up in…

17 Feb 19
Entertaining WE

Former Hashtag United player Scott Pollock must be living the dream at the moment as he now finds himself in FIFA 19 Ultimate Team.The young midfielder, 17, used to play for Hashtag, the football team set up by popular YouTuber Spencer Owen – or ‘Spencer FC’ as he is better known as on the online…

17 Feb 19
Murica Derp

Real-Life Rosalita is now applying for transfer admission to Stanford. It’s on account of her game dev wizard boyfriend from the Peninsula, of course, so I’m inevitably hearing from the periphery of her effort to line up insider recommendations gossipy, borderline-scandalized gasping about how she’d best not breathe a word of her late-adolescent romance in […]

16 Feb 19
Chess Musings

The Learning Bee, US Chess Mates & the Torres Chess and Music Academy, Inc. Present: The Fremont Scholastic Chess Championship! March 16 & 17, 2019 Where: Learning Bee Learning Center, 39977 Mission Blvd., Fremont, CA 94539 What: Scholastic (K-12) 5 Round Swiss, Kindergarten (G/30) 1-4 (G/30) & 5-12 Section (G/60) Cost: Thanks to a generous donation from Joe Lonsdale […]

16 Feb 19
GlovesRed.Com

‘Boxing is ingrained in me’ were the words that stood out in my meeting with boxer Martin Harkin. Despite his dad, Robert, having retired from the fight game by the time Martin was born, it’s safe to say he is no doubt the reason for this. Robert Harkin had a respectable career in the ’80s, […]