Nicola Bulley search: ‘High-risk’ investigation will have ‘quickly escalated’, former senior detective says | UK News

The search for missing mother-of-two Nicola Bulley will have “quickly escalated into a high-risk missing persons investigation”, a former senior detective has told Sky News. Howard Millington, who worked on many missing persons cases during a 30-year career with Greater Manchester Police, said Ms Bulley “seems to have disappeared into thin air”. Image: Nicola Bulley … Read more

Sturgeon’s political crisis deepens as she undermines her own gender laws

However, prominent critics such as MP Joanna Cherry and Ash Regan, a former minister who quit to vote against the plans, have continued to speak out against party policy.  Many more SNP figures are privately dismayed over Ms Sturgeon’s refusal to back down over an issue that opinion polling suggests puts her at odds with … Read more

Rishi Sunak says people arriving in UK illegally will be deported ‘within days’ | Immigration and asylum

Rishi Sunak has said new laws will mean people arriving in the UK without valid documents will be deported “within days”, with asylum claims rejected and migrants returned. The prime minister also said he was committed to the Rwanda deportation policy, despite legal challenges, replying “yes” when asked if it would ever go ahead. In … Read more

Nicola Bulley: Family of missing dog walker say her ‘children need her home’ and they are ‘stuck in a nightmare’ | UK News

The heartbroken sister and father of missing mother-of-two Nicola Bulley say “her children need her home” and described being “stuck in a nightmare” since her disappearance. Ms Bulley, 45, was last seen on Friday 27 January at around 9.15am on a footpath by the River Wyre in the Lancashire village of St Michael’s. Her sister … Read more

Three stocks to sell as interest rates rise

The Bank of England has raised interest rates by 0.5 percentage points to 4pc, the highest level since the financial crisis.  Last year rate increases across the globe triggered a stock market sell-off, as the rising cost of borrowing took the steam out of a decade’s worth of debt-fuelled growth.  But some stocks are more … Read more

Nicola Sturgeon says double rapist Isla Bryson ‘almost certainly’ claiming to be transgender as ‘easy way out’ | UK News

Nicola Sturgeon has said she believes a double rapist is “almost certainly” claiming to be transgender as an “easy way out”. Scotland’s first minister was asked about Isla Bryson, who was convicted in Glasgow last month. The rapes were carried out when she identified as a man called Adam Graham. Ms Sturgeon said last week … Read more