Home » Past News Features » NEWS // TOP STORIES 24/1/13



Updated throughout the day, City Broadcasters will be bringing you all the top news stories from your area.

– Police are appealing for the victim of a homophobic attack in East London.  The man was told to “get out of here” because “it is a Muslim area”.  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-21175721

– The UK Border Agency have admitted over 16,000 cases are backlogged in its system.  Some of the cases delayed have been waiting over 10 years to hear if their partners has permission to live in the UK.  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21170495

– Councils could lose responsibility for adoption if they fail to become more efficient.  The Department for Education estimates that there are around4,600 children waiting to be adopted in England.  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/educationnews/9821971/Councils-to-be-stripped-of-adoption-role-under-new-plans-to-cut-backlog.html

– The number of assaults on male prisoners has risen by a third in London over the last 4 years.  In the same period, assaults on female prisoners fell.  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-21159302

– The ballboy kicked my a Chelsea footballer had earlier tweeted about wasting time at the match.  Footballer Eden Hazard kicked the boy after he refused to give the football back.  http://news.sky.com/story/1042073/chelsea-kick-ballboy-made-timewasting-joke


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: