hit-and-run car crash in Wolverhampton, England, kills two children, after the vehicle they are in is hit by another vehicle allegedly involved in an illegal street race along a major metropolitan roadway.
A toddler and a 10-year-old boy were killed on the stretch known to be used by street racers.
2019-03-8 Pilot Andy Hill is acquitted of eleven counts of manslaughter arising from the 2015 accident, in which a jet flown by Hill struck a road in Shoreham, England. Context: England
2019-03-5 Packages containing suspected improvised explosive devices are found near Heathrow Airport, London City Airport, and London Waterloo station in London, England. Context: England
2019-01-4 Sean Fitzgerald, 31, is shot dead by police officers during a raid on a house in Coventry, England, United Kingdom. Two 26-year-old men were arrested during the same raid, in connection with cannabis production. Context: England
2018-12-20 Gatwick Airport in West Sussex, England, is shut down intermittently since Wednesday night, after drones are seen flying over the airfield. Police believe it is "a deliberate act to disrupt the airport". Hundreds of thousands of passengers are affected. Context: England
2018-12-17 Tolls are scrapped for the Severn crossing bridges connecting England and South Wales, making travel across the River Severn free for all commuters for the first time in 800 years. Context: England