Teen murder trial delayed
New tax breaks will boost access to broadband and prepare the UK for 5G, the Communities Secretary Sajid Javid has said.
An exemption on business rates on the fibre infrastructure will be introduced for the next five years. The move will save £60million, which can be reinvested in the work, he added. The trial of a man charged with murdering a 16-year-old girl has been adjourned until May 2.
James Morton, 24, of Pierson Street, Newark was due to stand trial accused of killing Hannah Pearson, who died in hospital after emergency services were called to an address in Newark, Nottinghamshire.