Car set on fire in arson attack
A car was set on fire in Saxby Gardens, Welland. The fire was started just after midnight on Wednesday, January 4 Anyone with information about the fire should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. A scorpion, which escaped from a rail passenger’s bag, bringing a London to Edinburgh train to a halt at Peterborough, has given birth its rescuers have revealed. The Guatemalan scorpion shocked passengers when it made a surprise appearance on New Year’s Day.
The creature was tempted into a food container before it was taken to The Exotic Pet Refuge in Deeping St James.
Staff at the centre said the scorpion had two or three babies overnight.
The female passenger was travelling back from a holiday in Guatemala with her son when she reached into her bag for her glasses - and discovered the surprise guest at-