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A father from Hull who was trapped in Iraq for months
Kristian Nicholson had his passport confiscated after he
He received a suspended jail sentence in August but his passport
He's now been reunited with his family.
It's the morning they have waited for for months,
Last night, they had an emotional reunion at Hull's train station
I saw a couple of people from my family.
I thought, oh, they've come to meet me.
But then as it actually pulled in, I saw a big banner and
about 20 people and all the people behind me on the train must have
Kristian had been in Iraq for work, but was jailed in January
after a car accident in which one person was killed.
After his release in March, he had a long wait
for a court hearing and another for the return of his passport.
He's been trapped in Ibril, the oil capital of northern Iraq
which has faced attack from IS troops and with a background in
military intelligence, Kristian has, at times, worried for his s`fety.
If they consider an aid worker a big prize, what is an ex`lilitary
intelligence analyst who has worked for various organisations
In the end, he says, influential friends got him
his passport back this week, not the British government.
Within 48 hours, he was deported and told never to re`enter Hraq
And with parliament here voting to back air strikes, for Michelle,
It is getting scary over thd and we just wanted him home
Now, I don't want him to go back there.
For the next few weeks, the family say they want to spend
Kristian was taking the children to watch Hull City play today, making
A man from Grimsby is one of four people charged with
conspiracy to import cocaind after ?100 million`worth
28`year`old Thomas Britteon of Convamore Road in the town was
arrested on board a yacht off the Irish coast on Thursday
The National Crime Agency s`ys a tonne of cocaine was found on board.
Hundreds of people are expected to attend a farewell servicd this
The Right Reverend Richard Frith says it's been a privilege to serve
After serving in the city for 16 years, he leaves to become
There's a lot happening and a lot that is really positive
and I think that the whole looking forward to the City of Culttre is
great and that does make me have very mixed feelings about ldaving.
I'm excited about a new job and a new challenge, but I'l not
Hull City lost a dramatic Premier League match this afternoon against
The visitors went two`up early in the game,
But two goals in the second half gave Manchester City a 4`2 win.
You can see all the gaols on Match Of The Day tonight at 10: 0.
They nearly blew us away in the first ten minutes.
I think we had a bit too much respect for them but
they have quality from back to front and caused us some huge problems.
But we stuck at it and nearly achieved something, which
pleased me, because it was ` very difficult beginning to the start
In League One, it was a disappointing day
The Iron led 2`1 at half time against Oldham,
But there were wins for both our Conference sidds.
Grimsby Town were comfortable winners over Chester.
And Lincoln City ended a run of three defeats with a 2`0 win
Thousands of people are visiting a schence
The Gravity Fields event is dedicated to Sir Isaac Newton
It's a five`day festival th`t's partly funded by ?90,000
The festival has gone brillhantly and we still have another d`y to go,
Let's get a look at the weather now. Here's Lisa Gallagher.
It is going to stay fine as we go through this evening
and overnight, with long cldar spells and light winds,
though we will see patches of mist and fog forming and then we will see
some low cloud pushing up from the sout as we head towards Sunday.
So temperatures will drop down to 11 or 12 degrees.
For tomorrow, we're going to see variable amounts of cloud and
at times it may squeeze out one or two showers especially throtgh the
afternoon, but staying dry for most, with the best of the bright sunny
spells in the afternoon, temperatures
Until then, have a very good weekend.
Good evening. A stagnant September weather story continues. Today has
been no exception. Rather quiet but fairly cloudy. There have been some
breaks across East Anglia with temperatures up to 22 this
afternoon. We could see some clearer skies down into the south-east
through this evening. Predominantly cloudy and breezy into the North
West with a weak weather front pushing in. There could be brain in
Western slopes of Scotland. -- there could be rain. Temperatures holding
start tomorrow with a could be rain. Temperatures holding
murky start in the south-east. Things will be quite quiet yet again
with sunny spells coming through and temperature is responding quite
favourably. More cloud further north and west. The weather front sitting