Formula One star Fernando Alonso’s racing team DriveX faces court battle

Two-time Formula One star Fernando Alonso‘s racing team has been dragged into a British courtroom battle today – as a doctor accused DriveX of forging a £300,000 contract.  Dr James Akinwunmi claims he is owed £240,000 following an aborted car sponsorship deal involving Spanish racing team Drivex – which is backed by Alonso. Cayman Islands-based consultant … Read more

Bunga Bunga owners in £3m court fight over Covid claim

Owners of London nightclub Bunga Bunga in £3m court fight over Covid claim Bunga Bunga, once frequented by Prince Harry, is owned by Inception Group It paid £130,000 for comprehensive annual insurance cover for 11 bars and clubs The group filed a claim in March last year after the first lockdown By Harriet Dennys For Financial … Read more

Bunga Bunga owners in £3m court fight over Covid claim

Owners of London nightclub Bunga Bunga in £3m court fight over Covid claim Bunga Bunga, once frequented by Prince Harry, is owned by Inception Group It paid £130,000 for comprehensive annual insurance cover for 11 bars and clubs The group filed a claim in March last year after the first lockdown By Harriet Dennys For Financial … Read more

Two men appear in court over Belfast riots after police were pelted with stones

Two men charged in connection with riots in Northern Ireland were today denied bail on grounds that they could re-offend – as police were pelted with stones and missiles on an eighth night of violence.  Matthew Shaw, 32, and Jonathan Maitland, 25, both from Belfast, appeared before Belfast Magistrates’ Court, having been arrested following the … Read more

Court dismisses Max Mosley’s latest bid to sue the Daily Mail

Short shrift for Max Mosley as court dismisses his latest bid to sue Mail The ex-Formula One boss was told his application had ‘no prospect of success’ Last December, he lost a High Court case accusing this newspaper of malicious prosecution He tried to appeal, but yesterday Lady Justice Macur, sitting in the Court of … Read more

Footballers end High Court pension mis-selling case 

Former Premier League footballers end High Court pension mis-selling case against business consultant By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:16 BST, 8 April 2021 | Updated: 22:16 BST, 8 April 2021 Five former footballers have withdrawn claims against Kevin Neal after he sued for libel, the High Court heard last wee Five former … Read more

Blackjack player, 54, who won court victory over Betfred over £1.7m jackpot won’t gamble again

A single father who won a landmark High Court battle against bookies Betfred after it refused to pay out his £1.7million jackpot has revealed he will never gamble again. Andrew Green, 54, vowed to turn his back on betting forever after the harrowing courtroom battle left him sleepless and ill from stress. Speaking to MailOnline, … Read more

Leon Reid, who plans to run at Olympics, appears in court charged with conspiracy to supply cocaine

Sprinter Leon Reid, who is planning to run at the Tokyo Olympics for Ireland, appears in court charged with conspiracy to supply cocaine and permitting his premises to be used in the production of crack cocaine Leon Reid is hoping to sprint for Ireland at the Tokyo Olympics this summer  However, he has now appeared … Read more

Man, 43, ‘stalked well-known TV presenter’ as court agrees to keep her name secret 

Man, 43, ‘stalked well-known TV presenter and her adult daughter on social media’ as court agrees to keep her name secret Carl Davies, of Flint, North Wales, pleaded not guilty to two offences yesterday Female presenter won fight to keep name a secret until Crown Court trial begins Public identification would further threaten the presenter and … Read more

Man, 55, handed out leaflets falsely accusing ex wife’s partner of being child abuser, court hears

Man, 55, handed out hundreds of posters and leaflets falsely accusing his ex wife’s new partner of being a child abuser, court hears Glyn Piper, 55, spent days distributing leaflets in Wimborne and Poole, Dorset  Piper falsely accused ex wife’s partner Anthony Clay of being child abuser Magistrates fined Piper £2,000 and handed him a five-year-restraining … Read more