The property in Sunbury-on-Thames was occupied Penelope Jones, 71, and her husband Ronald, 88, up until February this year although it is not known if they or any of their 268 foster children still live there. Armed officers stormed the property hours after arresting the 18-year-old man believed to have planted the Parsons Green bomb in Dover. At least eight of the Jones' foster children have been refugees with some coming from Iraq, Eritrea, Syria, Albania and Afghanistan. The couple were honoured by the Queen in 2009 for their services to children and families.
Two children and their mother are seriously injured as their father is one of four people killed in horror lorry smash on the M5
A horror crash has left two children and their mother seriously injured after their father died in the M5 carnage that claimed three other lives today. A witness said that he pulled an unconscious woman from the badly mangled vehicle while two men at the scene rescued the screaming children. 'The father was dead, I crawled into the car and checked his pulse,' the witness, who asked not to be named, told the Mail Online. At least four people have been killed in the horror crash involving a lorry and at least two other vehicles which closed the M5 in both directions.
Model, 22, who lost her leg in the Alton Towers Smiler crash bravely takes to the catwalk at London Fashion Week showing off her prosthetic limb
Amputee Vicky Balch, 22, who lost her right leg in a horrific Alton Towers rollercoaster accident in 2015 made an unexpected catwalk appearance at London Fashion Week on Friday. Miss Balch lost her leg in 2015 when the Smiler ride malfunctioned and careered into a carriage ahead leaving her and four others seriously injured.
BBC host in unwanted news flash: Breakfast presenter suffers wardrobe malfunction live on air and accidentally reveals underwear to shocked viewers
BBC Breakfast presenter Steph McGovern appeared to accidentally flash her knickers to viewers during a morning broadcast on Saturday. The presenter's apparent wardrobe malfunction happened as she was going through the morning papers with co-host Charlie Stayt.
David Beckham stuns tiny Welsh village after his private helicopter lands on the local football pitch before he poses for pictures with starstruck fans
Global superstar Beckham (left and right) was reportedly in the area shooting an advert but found the time to land his helicopter at the home of Llanrhaeadr FC, a football team in Lanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant, which as of 2011 had a population of just 1,195. The former England captain generously posed with fans - with one revealing the 42-year-old smelled 'like an absolute angel'. And the club was delighted to see him, tweeting: 'Great to see David Beckham in the Village! Shame he's made a big hole in the pitch.'
100 firefighters sent to battle blaze as flames billow from top floor of three-storey luxury apartment block
More than 100 firefighters have been deployed to battle a blaze in a block of flats. Flames have reached the top floor of the three-storey building in Kent. Fire fighters are on the scene at Holborough Lakes, Snodland (pictured), where 15 fire engines are attempting to bring it under control. One witness reported waking up to see the building 'in full blaze' this morning.
Questions are been asked about why police have not yet released CCTV images of the Parsons Green terror suspect. Security minister Ben Wallace (pictured) has criticised police for refusing to release images of the bomber, saying that stills would help witnesses identify the person responsible for yesterday's attack.
The protectors: Officers from three specialist units who descended on Parsons Green after Tube blast are unveiled as the new face of anti-terrorism
The new face of anti-terrorism was unveiled yesterday as officers from three specialist units descended on Parsons Green. British Transport Police’s specialist firearms officers (pictured left) ran through the streets as they attempted to defuse the situation in the wake of the Tube blast. The elite officers are trained to respond to terror threats and work throughout the London Underground Network. The London Fire Brigade also deployed their new special officers (pictured centre), who were dressed for a marauding terrorist firearms attack. The Metropolitan Police’s elite counter-terrorist firearms officers (pictured right) also patrolled the scene and ran down the train tracks in the aftermath of the attack.
The final humiliation: Lord Snowdon's £3.2m will leaves NOTHING to the lovechild he ignored for decades who was born while he was on honeymoon with Princess Margaret
Records show that Lord Snowdon, who died in January, cut Polly Fry (pictured left with her father) out of his will. She was born while he was on honeymoon with Princess Margaret in 1960. In 2004 Miss Fry persuaded him to take a DNA test following persistent rumours. But he left most of his estate to his other children, including son Jasper Cable-Alexander (pictured inset with his mother Melanie) who was also born out of wedlock, and not to her.
From the Milkybar Kid who beat two kidney ops to a VERY badly behaved Fairy girl, the child stars of your favourite TV ads have lived some very colourful lives
Child TV stars from the UK's favourite adverts have recreated their iconic poses and talk about their lives following their appearance promoting the brands which shot them to stardom. Among those involved include the Fairy Girl who went on to star in Holby City (top left) and the Milkybar kid who beat two kidney operations (bottom right).
Meet the M-crowd: Meghan Markle’s right-on social circle who are set to take London by storm as her romance with Prince Harry gets ever more serious
They are the M-crowd: the intimate friends of Meghan Markle. And since celebrity magazine US Weekly reported that Prince Harry’s girlfriend met the Queen at Balmoral a few weeks ago — suggesting a royal engagement announcement is likely — the actress’s social circle has become increasingly fascinating. It includes fellow actors, clothes designers, socialites and charity campaigners. Most are similar to Meghan, 36, who relentlessly boosted her public profile with her own blog (which she has closed since dating Harry). These include club owner Markus Anderson (top row, far left), stylist Jessica Mulroney (top row, second from the left), Canada's first lady, Sophie Gregoire Trudeau (top row, second from the right), tennis champion Serena Williams (top row, far right), Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra (bottom row, far left), fashion designer Misha Nonoo (bottom row, second from the left), actress Abigail Spencer (bottom row, second from the right) and socialite Olivia Palermo (bottom row, far right).
That's not what it looked like in the pictures! The purchases that prove you should take extra care when buying online
Disgruntled, baffled and highly amused shoppers have taken to social media to share the results of online shopping fails - and they'll have you in stitches. From trainers made out of cardboard, bottom inset, shoes made from bread, right, to broken goods with apology notes, left, and very racy shorts, top inset, less than satisfied customers who saw the funny side have been sharing snaps of their comical deliveries for the world to enjoy.
Paradise at the mercy of rapists and murderers: A chilling dispatch from the hurricane-hit Caribbean island where British commandos are hunting escaped convicts
As the first British newspaper journalist to reach the British Virgin Islands, which have been cut off since the storm hit ten days ago, ANDREW MALONE witnessed the scenes of devastation that have left Tortola, the largest island of this once verdant tropical archipelago of 59 smaller islands, reduced to barren wasteland after the hurricane blew almost every leaf off almost every tree. Local estimates suggest that around 90 per cent of homes, businesses and boats were damaged or destroyed.
The one mum-to-be who just can't wait to hear her baby cry all night: Inspiring woman who captured the nation's hearts when she was suddenly able to hear at 40 reveals she is now pregnant
Joanne Milne, 43, is profoundly deaf and only heard for the first time three years ago. To date, 12 million people worldwide have watched the video showing her emotional reaction to hearing for the first time (pictured left). Now at 43, after she had long assumed she would never become a mum, Joanne is pregnant with a baby boy, due at the end of October. When she and fiance Steve White (pictured right) met in Newcastle by chance in summer last year, it was love at first sight. By January, paramedic Steve, 43, had proposed — and then came the thrilling news that Joanne was expecting.
'Drop the weapon': Tense standoff as police point tasers at 'knifeman' lying on the pavement in front of shocked onlookers in Birmingham city centre
Dramatic footage has emerged showing a knifeman being tasered by police near one of Britain's busiest rail stations just hours after the Parsons Green tube terror. Police swooped on Birmingham's New Street at around 1pm as the country remained on high alert in the wake of the latest terrorist attack in London. Four officers can be seen surrounding the suspect, who is twitching on the ground as one cop points a taser at him, in the middle of the city's busiest shopping street.
Shocking moment drunken thug kicks his pregnant partner so hard in the stomach that she loses her unborn baby during pub row
This is the shocking moment a drunken thug kicked his pregnant partner so hard in the stomach that she lost her unborn baby daughter. Jessy Johnson, 21, pictured left, was warned by social services that she should stay away from her violent partner Stuart Samson, but the pair stayed together through her pregnancy. Samson, 37, the baby's father, pictured second from right, was known to the authorities following previous violent behaviour but the teenager believed things would get better. But on April 16 last year Jessy lost her daughter when a drunk Samson kicked and attacked her in a bar, and whispered in her ear not to call an ambulance. The grief-stricken young mother was told the baby had died days later but kept the news a secret - refusing to tell any of her family the devastating news she already knew.
Supermarkets crawling with MAGGOTS, looters ransacking shelves and families forced to live in a lifeboat tent: Terrifying footage shows chaos gripping Caribbean island of St Maarten after it was 'flattened' by 225mph hurricane Irma
The devastating aftermath of Hurricane Irma can be revealed. Mail Online visited the Caribbean island of St Maarten and found post-apocalyptic scenes, with desperate families running out of food while looted supermarkets contain rotten meat infested with maggots (top right). The military has been drafted in to restore law and order after society broke down in the wake of Irma, which wrought destruction across the Caribbean. Supermarket shelves were left empty by looters (left and bottom right) and private yachts litter the streets after the 225mph winds blew them inland while hotels had their roofs torn off.
Beer we go! Damp start does not deter Oktoberfest crowds as six million revellers are expected in Munich for the annual festival
Oktoberfest revellers in Munich braved the rain as the annual event in the Bavarian capital kicked begun this Saturday. The festival is expected to run from September 15 until October 3. Partygoers were seen drinking beers while standing on tables (left) while steins were offered to locals and tourists alike (top right). There are a handful of tents across the Theresienwiese site, with some holding more than 10,000 people (inset).
How did the duck cross the road? With the help of a traffic policeman who held up cars to escort the mother and her babies to safety
This is the adorable moment a mother duck and her ducklings were escorted across the road by a police officer. The family of ducks would have undoubtedly got into trouble without a police escort, so the thoughtful officer and a female member of the public decided to help them cross the street. The footage was shot on a dash cam in Williams County, North Dakota, U.S.