Carl Lawrence tested positive for cocaine ten minutes before the collision and also had no licence or insurance. Photograph: Getty

A hit-and-run driver who knocked down and killed a talented Irish banjo player was on Friday jailed for eight years. Carl Lawrence, now 39, said he t(...)

Luton Crown Court:  Carl Lawrence was found guilty of causing death while under the influence of drugs. File photograph: Getty Images.

A man who fatally injured a Co Offaly banjo player in a hit and run incident in England has been found guilty of causing death while under the influen(...)

Anne-Louise McGrath and Anthony McGrath are on trial at Luton Crown Court. Photograph: South Beds News.

An Irish surgeon allegedly told police that a cottage he was renting on a country house estate in England had been burgled so that he could make a fra(...)

Cork-born Michael Ring (84) with his granddaughter Emma Price.

A judge on Friday told a 85-year-old Irish man living in Luton, London, who took on two burglars with a billiard cue that he wished there were more pe(...)