The QC then mentions the brick going through the window at Rossini Street, Joyce Smith seeing a long, dark car - similar to one she claimed she had seen when a man banged on her door asking for ‘her fella’ the week before, she said. Suspecting the bike may have been stolen she called for back up. They have not contacted the much-maligned Professional Footballers' Association, based in nearby Manchester, for assistance. “You figure that out”, the QC says. 9) The interviews. Yet his conclusions were “so wishy washy” as to “not take matters any further”, she adds. In that, Johnson said he was made aware of the window being smashed and was asked whether he could help. Everton FC Liverpool FC. He says “a young lad has been shot dead” and those responsible, and those assisting them, were seeking to get rid of evidence linking them to the crime. David Moyes brother played big role in Liverpool transfer deal. The latest Liverpool news and headlines, including an availability update from Jurgen Klopp, Jamie Carragher's new target and a look back at one year of Nike. Updates as the trial of two brothers accused of murdering Michael Rainsford continues this Friday. If those particles mean anything at all, they mean nothing in relation to the events of April 7, Mr Henley argues. Another brother, fellow centre half George, represented Dundee and St Johnstone and played in the 1964 Scottish Cup final. 'But it's not right. She says that if you pull on one strand the whole case could collapse. He says it is “remarkable” how “erratic” the information can be. Joyce Smith contacted James Foy and a chain of events that led to Mr Rainsford’s death began, the prosecution say. One minute and 49 seconds after that sighting, Johnson tries to call Michael Foy but it does not connect. She then pauses and asks the jury to consider another CCTV issue - whether Michael Foy passed a CCTV camera on Seaforth Road. We would queue to head it. She was told that she could not prove John's Alzheimer's was caused by playing football. He says this would not be fair as they had been interviewed on different allegations to those they now face. He says: “The prosecution say secondary transfer [of James’ DNA] is not likely… which means secondary transfer is possible.”. Miss Smart now continues her closing speech. He says on his version of events he stayed inside the shed for 15 minutes and had a spliff. Miss Smart says it has been made clear Michael Foy did not go back to that property until much later. Each of those three had, or has, Alzheimer's disease. He says the conclusions are not as “safe” as the prosecution would like on this matter. Mr McLachlan says in evidence in the trial Johnson said there was suitable board in the garden and James had not found it. 'What's the point?' That marks the end of her closing speech, and the end of proceedings for today. “And we don’t know, do we, what the cell site coverage would have been, what masts might have been hit as he approached Willard Drive?”. But if they find it was through direct contact he suggests that could provide informative background to the other allegations he faces. Could Roy Cropper be a secret millionaire? She tells the jury there is a “missing” four minutes. Two brothers who became Liverpool Pals will have their stories told as part of a giant marionette show commemorating World War One. John Rooney started at the Everton Youth Academy at the age of … The comments below have been moderated in advance. The official home of the Liverpool FC first team. James said he would not have been wearing that jacket because it was muddy, and that his friends would also share that coat when they went biking together. You may think these are “ideal conditions” for police to track their movements during the day, she tells the jury. Proceedings resume and Miss Julia Smart, QC, now begins her closing speech on behalf of Michael Foy. He refers to the “lie” he told police when he was stopped in Wales in April. If that is true, the QC suggests, James would call his uncle for help finding the board. She says this is where the prosecution effectively begins this case. He says it is his position the jury does not get that far in their deliberations because the prosecution case is not good enough. In the police car she began to waver. The brothers have never played each other in an actual game, and Lonzo said he almost never played LaMelo 1-on-1 while growing up because he was … The Rydens have been moved by the plight of Nobby Stiles and the courage of his family, who donated the World Cup winner's brain to Dr Willie Stewart's ongoing study, which has already produced alarming findings. 'It's as simple as that,' says the youngest of that group, former Chester City, Bristol Rovers and Halifax Town striker Hugh. Miss Smart says what we do know for sure is that Mr Rainsford was not someone who threw a brick through a window at Rossini Street. Michael gave a prepared statement but Mr McLachlan asks whether it really set out a detailed defence? Their parents, Jack and Shirley (Jones) were both Broadway stars. He says he took that film. The facts are alarming. What Chris is doing is brilliant.' They were known for their BBC children's programme ChuckleVision, which celebrated its twenty-first series with a 2010 stage tour entitled An Audience with the Chuckle Brothers.The comedy of the Chuckle Brothers … Mr McLachlan suggests he was “towing the party line” but argues his version of events “does not make sense”. It was the same type of residue recovered from spent cartridge cases found in Mr Rainsford’s garden. Crucial six games... 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Liverpool Football Club is an English professional association football club based in Liverpool, Merseyside, who currently play in the Premier League.They have played at their current home ground, Anfield, since their foundation in 1892.Liverpool entered the Lancashire League in their first season, winning the league. Referring to her client, Miss Smart says: “He stands before you charged with the very most serious of offences. If Michael Foy was “pulling the wool” over the jury’s eyes would he not have “pounced” on that sighting? The different environments take the twins to opposite ends of the social spectrum, one … Smith told PC Greer her sons had a red electric bike that looked like a scrambler bike. Mr Henley: “In relation to James Foy, it has not been proved that he intended for anybody to be shot and killed that night, or shot and harmed that night. Mr McLachlan says James was “changing his story” in front of the jury - changing details such as how he walked to his nan’s home in Bootle because “he had been caught out”. Heading the ball. Johnson was called five minutes after Mr Rainsford was shot. He then said he could recall looking to see whether he had any board capable of doing the job - and he did not. Churchill Brothers played out a goalless draw against fellow title challengers Mohammedan SC in their last match. His partner went to his, they had dinner then went to Emily’s address. It has since completed sell out seasons in the US, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and Japan and ran in London’s … Some big stars have played for Liverpool over the years, but can you remember the last four players to wear numbers one to 11?. Those messages went unread, though messages to other girls were being sent. Miss Smart then refers to CCTV showing an electric bike with two people travelling from the Seaforth area to Beach Road and into an alleyway at around 10.50pm. Mr McLachlan says one big problem is a Seaforth Road CCTV camera which did not pick him up. James Foy also denies possessing a prohibited firearm in 2019. Posted by Mark Brus Follow @mbrus88. He submits Saunderson, Smith and Johnson all did their bit to help. He argues the prosecution wants to have it both ways - that the call was about the bike but that James was already in possession of the bike. She says: “Mr Rainsford had started to deal cannabis, he wanted some easy money.”. This was not Joyce reacting to the broken window but her reacting to James having handed himself in - he asks whether there is any sensible explanation other than that? Part of the Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday & Metro Media Group. While they played for Racing and Independiente, the Argentine clubs, respectively, Diego, the striker, asked the referee for a yellow card for his brother … Mr Henley says the prosecution has advanced its theory, relied on blurred imagery, cell site data, Snapchat - he tells the jury they, of course, will have to think about that. The QC says Johnson will not tell the jury the name of the girlfriend he said he was in bed with on the night of April 7, when he was in contact with James and Michael Foy. Good luck, and don’t forget to tweet us your scores at @planetfutebol. James had multiple opportunities to put forth his defence but answered “no comment” to all questions, Mr McLachlan says. Mr McLachlan concludes: “The prosecution case is that on April 7 James Foy and Michael Foy went to Harrington Road in Litherland on an orange Sur Ron bike and they shot Michael Rainsford dead. James has said he was with his partner at her Seaforth home on the evening of April 7. 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