January 9, 2014, 6:38 am UTC
A PARISH councillor and founder of a wrestling club has appeared in court accused of committing sexual offences against children.At Truro Magistrates' Court on Thursday morning Brian Deacon, of Merther Close, Sithney, near Helston, faced six allegations of touching children aged under 13 between 2011 and last year.He did not enter any pleas.Deacon, aged 69, is a Sithney parish councillor and a founder of Sithney Wrestling Club, which now meets at the Epworth Hall in Helston. He was accompanied...
April 23, 2014, 7:02 pm BST
Friends of Soham councillor John Palmer, who died last Thursday, aged 85, have paid tribute to the “best councillor the town has ever had”.
April 23, 2014, 7:01 pm BST
Good news for Clyst Hontion, in that the village now has the use of the former school field for recreational and community purposes. Parish councillor Grant Harrison told The Echo: "With the help of John Puddicombe, who used to be our village policeman before becoming a solicitor, Clyst Honiton Parish
April 23, 2014, 10:42 am BST
A MAN is due in court in Cumbria today charged with making indecent images of children and images depicting people involved in sex acts with eels, dogs and snakes.
April 22, 2014, 4:54 pm BST
Brian Williams "raps" to "Gin and Juice" in a video clip montage on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon."
April 22, 2014, 2:55 pm BST
HAWKHURST businessman Keith Brown is stepping down as chairman of the village's parish council. Mr Brown, a well-known figure in Hawkhurst after serving for more than 20 years as a parish councillor, was arrested in October last year on suspicion of distributing indecent images of children. But in February of
April 22, 2014, 5:25 pm BST
Brian Friel’s Translations, set in rural 19th century Ireland, is a story about love complicated by language.
April 22, 2014, 1:03 pm BST
Target: Camden's lone Green councillor Maya De Souza steps down Image: news022411_05.jpg Caption: Highgate councillor Maya De Souza calls it a day after eight years - but party reveals full slate of candidates to fight council elections
April 22, 2014, 12:52 pm BST
Great-grandfather Brian Little is almost half the man he used to be.
April 22, 2014, 12:48 pm BST
IT’S been a long journey for one of Britain’s best loved comic entertainers, Brian Conley.
April 22, 2014, 7:14 pm BST
MEMBERS of the public are being urged to attend the annual parish meeting of Brizlincote Parish Council later this week.
April 22, 2014, 12:24 pm BST
A DATE has been set for a parish council’s annual meeting.
April 22, 2014, 9:37 am BST
A parish councillor who forgot to renew his car insurance won the sympathy of Cumbria’s top judge, but failed to get his “grossly excessive” fine cut.
April 22, 2014, 12:23 pm BST
A former parish councillor who forgot to renew his car insurance won the sympathy of Cumbria’s top judge, but failed to get his “grossly excessive” fine cut.
April 22, 2014, 4:43 am BST
Brian Rose public workout at Jack Arnfield gym
April 21, 2014, 11:34 pm BST
On the lam 33 years, Joseph Lewis Miller was arrested in Mineola, Texas, where he was living under the alias, Roy Eugene Eubanks, and serving as a deacon at a local church, according to U.S. marshals.
April 21, 2014, 9:29 pm BST
Aereo founder and CEO Chet Kanojia talks with Brian Stelter as his company prepares to go before the Supreme Court.
April 21, 2014, 5:44 pm BST
Local councillor, Alderman James Tinsley, is reminding account holders to keep a regular check on their money after he was duped of almost £2000.
April 21, 2014, 5:54 pm BST
A parish councillor has questioned whether residents will be able to obtain insurance cover for their properties, if a controversial scheme is overturned on appeal.
April 21, 2014, 3:31 pm BST
St Andrew’s Church in Leasingham, will become home to Shadow Play, a new exhibition of contemporary works from artist William Lindley that explores the history of the church and its surrounding parish.
April 21, 2014, 1:23 pm BST
Changing farming practices have been blamed for an increase in flooding at a beauty spot near Sithney.