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Fake wedding gang: 'Til jail do us part


The honeymoon is over for a gang behind sham marriages across the Black Country involving fake love letters, staged wedding pictures and a crooked worker in a solicitor’s office.

Sham weddings end in prison honeymoon

Lucie Ondicova acts a bride during one of the sham marriages

It was a sophisticated money-making racket designed to flout immigration laws and allow non-EU citizens to live in the UK after the Home Office had told them to leave.

Pride of West Midlands army lifesavers

Commanding Officer Colonel Glynn Evans, pictured right, with Major Jane Phillips, Capt Steven Hill, Cpl Emma Thomasand Major Tracey Brown

Medics from a West Midland-based Army Reserve unit spoke today of their pride after saving the lives of soldiers during a tour of duty in Afghanistan.

Chip shop owner’s neck broken over a pie

A thug broke a chip shop owner’s neck after the victim refused to give him free food. Jonathan Whitter launched a terrifying attack after he was told he couldn’t have free chicken and a pie.