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Moment 'sweet stealing' gang batter defenceless woman, 19, as she lay in street - dailystar.co.uk - city Portland
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Moment 'sweet stealing' gang batter defenceless woman, 19, as she lay in street
attack.Video shared on Twitter shows how the "crazy" scenes unfolded in Portland Road, South Norwood, Croydon on Saturday (August 27).READ MORE: Paedo teacher used camera pen to take 'upskirting' photos of school kids and staffA loud commotion can be heard as men and women shout over each other while the victim is laying down on the street, cowering in pain.A man is seen shielding her from above and some women are desperately pulling the thugs away in a bid to stop the attack."My high street last night... crazy behaviour, what is happening?" the video caption wrote.Met Police confirmed the incident and said the 19-year-old victim was taken to hospital and treated for non life-threatening injuries.But the cause of the fight remains unclearOne eyewitness, who works at Yogi Newsagents, told MyLondon: "Around 10 or 15 of them came inside and were stealing sweets, stealing alcohol, trying to get into the back."There were hundreds outside."We tried to force them out and put the shutters down and they started breaking things, smashing the doors and windows."They're broken now so it's a lot of damage and we don't know when it will be fixed."It was about 15 or 20 minutes until the police arrived and they ran off."To stay up to date with all the latest news, make sure you sign up for one of our newsletters here.A spokesperson for Met Police said: "Officers attended and it was reported that a 19-year-old woman had been assaulted by another woman."She was taken to hospital where her injuries were assessed as non life-threatening."Enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances.
Milton Keynes - Pulled Apart By Horses unveil details of new album, ‘Reality Cheques’ - nme.com - Manchester - Birmingham - city Cambridge - city Portland
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Pulled Apart By Horses unveil details of new album, ‘Reality Cheques’
Pulled Apart By Horses have unveiled details of a new album, ‘Reality Cheques’.The band’s fifth album is set for release on September 30 via Alcopop! Records.As well as this, the band have unveiled details of an extensive run of shows in October in support of the new record. Tickets go on general sale this Friday August 5 with a fan pre-sale taking place on Wednesday August 3.Check out the full list of dates below and buy tickets here.SEPTEMBER9 – Hull – AdelphiOCTOBER 1 – Leeds – Brudenell Social Club2 – Liverpool – EBGB’s4 – Manchester – Factory5 – Huddersfield – Parish6 – Glasgow – Broadcast7 – Sunderland – Pop Recs12 – Cambridge – Portland Arms13 – St Albans – The Horn14 – Bridgwater – Cobblestones15 – Norwich – Waterfront Studio20 – Stoke – Underground21 – Birmingham – Asylum23 – Bristol – Rough Trade24 – Swansea – Bunkhouse27 – Milton Keynes – The Craufurd Arms28 – London – The Garage29 – Ashford – The Glass House30 – Brighton – The Hope & RuinSpeaking about the band’s new album, vocalist Tom Hudson said: “Our musical tastes change monthly, never mind over the course of the years, so we are never going to be the kind of band who’d do the same album every time.“We’ve always been that band that are ‘too heavy for the indie kids, and too indie for the heavy kids’ in industry terms, but it’s quite cool that people don’t really know where to put us, because it means no-one can easily slap a genre name upon us.
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