‘Explosion’ in city centre as people evacuated from theatre

A city centre 'explosion' forced a theatre and library to be evacuated, according to reports. People reported hearing a 'huge bang' in Birmingham at about 8.30pm as emergency services were called to the scene. The area around Broad Street has been cordoned off and there is a "large police presence". Roads

Facebook page of murder suspect wrongly turned into memorial for him

The Facebook page of a dad suspected of murdering his eight-year-old daughter turned into a tribute to him as confusion reigned over whether he had died. Friends of Bill Billingham mistakenly thought he had died in the aftermath of a stabbing which claimed his daughter Mylee's life. It bizarrely got

Arrested dad of Mylee Billingham, 8, has surgery on serious stab wound

The dad arrested over the death of his daughter Mylee Billingham is recovering after undergoing surgery for a knife wound, police have confirmed. Police officers are still waiting to quiz Bill Billingham, 54, in connection with the stabbing of eight-year-old Mylee. Billingham was originally arrested on suspicion of attempted murder