- Amanda took the slip in her stride (Picture: Getty/Instagram/thisisheart)Amanda Holden took a tumble as she made a valiant attempt to tackle her colleague Ashley Roberts in a football stunt to get into the spirit of Euro 2020.Representing Spain in a red T-shirt, while Ashley flew the flag for Sweden in a yellow T-shirt, the pair enjoyed some football hi-jinks ahead of the countries facing off in a group stage match.With their sporting prowess being broadcast both on the airwaves, and radio prese
- The Mercer Street, a Japanese-owned tanker was attacked off Oman coast (Picture: REUTERS)The UK has told the Iranian ambassador his country is risking international peace and security after accusing it of carrying out an attack on a tanker.
Iran’s ambassador to the UK Mohsen Baharvand was summoned to the Foreign Office and told that Tehran must ‘immediately cease actions that risk international peace and security’.The UK has said it is highly likely that Iran was behind a drone
- The long-running saga surrounding the crumbling Palace of Westminster continues to drag on (Picture: Getty/Avalon)Plans to temporarily relocate parliament to allow for refurbishment works have been cast into doubt – and £70 million of taxpayer cash written off in the process. Despite being a world famous symbol of British democracy, the Grade I-listed complex is in a terrible state of disrepair and riddled with asbestos.Much of the sprawling complex was rebuilt in the mid-1800s
- Don’t miss out on clever ways to save cash (Picture: Getty Images/Metro.co.uk)No-one likes to feel like they’re missing out on a bargain, but how can you keep track?We’ve made a list of some of the best deals and money-saving tips out there right now.
From finding holiday childcare to cutting back on waste when refurbishing your home, there are plenty of ways to save.Plus there’s help available for people who are unable to work after being ‘pinged’ by the NHS
Ice-T’s wife Coco Austin defends breastfeeding daughter Chanel aged 5: ‘Why take that away from her?’Ice-T and Coco’s daughter Chanel still loves the boob aged five (Picture: Getty/Coco/Instagram)Coco Austin has revealed she is still breastfeeding her five-year-old daughter – and has no plans to stop until the child says no more. The model shares daughter Chanel with husband, rapper and Law & Order actor Ice-T, who the little one bears a striking resemblance to. Last year, Coco caused a stir when she confirmed that Chanel was still being breastfed past her toddler age
- As the travel traffic light system descends further into chaos, Fleet Street Fox explains how to work around it
- The US women's soccer team dropped its first game to Canada since 2001 on Monday, falling 1-0 in the Olympic semifinals to end their hope of a fifth gold medal.
- Sudesh Amman, 20, grabbed the blade from a shop in Streatham on February 2, 2020 and stabbed two bystanders while wearing a fake suicide belt before he was shot dead by police.
- Taliban fighters assaulted at least three provincial capitals overnight - Lashkar Gah, Kandahar and Herat - after a weekend of heavy fighting that saw thousands of civilians flee the militants.
- A major rescue operation was launched involving Fleetwood and Lytham coastguard, Blackpool and Fleetwood RNLI, but tragically Alex lost his life trying to save the woman
- A 35-year-old man who was walking alone in Manhattan was approached from behind by a man holding a firearm who demanded he hand over money and jewelry on Sunday at 2.15am.
- Harry, now 16, often tears down the aisles of supermarkets, sending old ladies flying like human bowling pins, his sole focus being on purchasing yet another musical baby toy (Picture: Charlie Beswick)Looking back, I was borderline smug to be expecting twins in 2004. While mere mortals were producing one baby at a time, me and my super uterus were baking two and it wasn’t long before I was as wide as I was high!I planned the futures of my babies, imagined their bond, their s
- Take your party drinks to the next level with this indulgent espresso martini recipe, which uses the legendary Lotus Biscoff biscuit for an added sweet kick
- The 20-foot whale was stranded on a rocky shore in Alaska (Picture: Twitter/@neilson_tara)A stranded orca was saved thanks to Good Samaritans who kept it alive by chucking buckets of water over it for six hours.Chance Strickland and his yacht crew leapt into action after spotting the 20-foot whale stranded on an Alaskan shore.After dropping anchor, the rescuers jumped onto the rocky coast and formed a human chain, passing buckets of seawater back and forth.They were just in the nick of time as b
- Former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn auctioned off his homemade plum preserve at a charity auction at a jazz festival in his constituency of Islington.
- Brits should holiday in the UK and only travel abroad for work, weddings and funerals, Government adviser Professor Stephen Reicher said.
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- Is Brooklyn heading for a career change? (Picture: Instagram / Brooklyn Beckham)Brooklyn Beckham could be set to reinvent himself as a celebrity chef after reportedly looking to launch a new cooking series.The 22-year-old regularly posts videos of himself in the kitchen on social media, and now he’s harbouring ambitions to launch a series on YouTube or Facebook.Brooklyn, who is the son of David and Victoria Beckham, is also said to have received cooking tips from celebrity chef and family
A Belarusian Olympic athlete, Krystsina Tsimanouskaya, has been granted a Polish visa after refusing to board a flight home due to concerns over her safety.On Sunday, the 24-year-old was at the centre of a standoff at Tokyo’s main airport after she alleged that she was being pressured into returning to Belarus by some of their Olympic team officials.Marcin Przydacz, Poland’s
- Robert Foote was working as a volunteer marshal on Saturday when a car spun off the famous track in Kent. He died from serious injuries sustained in the crash
- No politics in ads for games? Well, Ubisoft’s got nothing to worry about then (pic: Digixart via Steam)The developer behind indie game Road 96 says Facebook rejected an advertisement for it game, claiming it was too political.In case you hadn’t heard of it before, Road 96 is an upcoming indie game from Digixart, where you embark on a procedurally generated road trip to try and cross the border and escape from a fictional, authoritarian nation.With the game out in only a couple of wee
- Alexander Porter crashed after his handlebars snapped (Picture: Getty)Australian track cyclist Alexander Porter crashed during the team pursuit final at the Tokyo Olympic Games after his handlebars gave way. Porter fell as the four Aussie riders turned a corner, with a touch of wheels initially suspected to have caused the incident. However, replays showed that there was no contact between Porter and any of his teammates, instead the handlebars snapped and he fell to the floor.&nb
- Is Jake a bit of you? What about Teddy?(Picture: ITV/REX/Shutterstock)The boys of the Love Island villa – they never fail to impress, do they?Whether it’s with their declarations of love, their side-splitting jokes or the horrendous condition dubbed ‘turning of the head-itis’ that has plagued so many over the years, it’s always a trip to watch these lads chase love…and £50,000.We’re charging toward the pointy end of the competition now, with the d
- Say cheese (Picture: Jam Press)Three-year-old greyhound, Ross, has never had a loving family – but hopes his quirky appearance will work in his favour.The pooch recently retired from the track and is now looking for a new home.Ross’ goofy grin has already won over the team at Cheshire Dogs Home (CDH) in Warrington, and they think his unique smile will help him attract an owner.The team said: ‘Ross is an excitable boy who has recently retired from racing, he can’t wait to
- Laurel Hubbard, 43, who gender transitioned in 2012, is competing in the 87+kg category in Tokyo after a controversial rule change by the International Olympic Committee.
- Carey, from Arizona, surged to victory in the floor exercise final on Monday, after being left disappointed when she failed to medal in the vault - her best event.
- What do you think of Faye and Liberty? (Picture: ITV/REX/Shutterstock)Well, this is it, folks, we’re on the other side of the Casa Amor recouplings. A little deflated, a little jaded, but knowing there are nine women left in that villa all vying for the grand prize – £50,000 and the title of Love Island 2021 winner.Oh, and love. They’re all vying for love. That’s a given, right?The dramatic happenings of ol Casa Amor struck yet again and the recoupling ceremony that
- You can protect your money from rising prices (Picture: Getty Images)Margaret Thatcher described it as ‘the unseen robber of those who have saved’, while Ronald Reagan said it was ‘as deadly as a hit man’.
As we emerge into a post-pandemic era, inflation — the steady rise in the cost of the things we buy — is on the rise again, and our finances are at risk.The latest figures from the Government show that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is now rising at 2.5%.
- Gun sales are expected to hit record highs in 2021 (Picture: AFP/Getty)The US is experiencing a shortage of ammunition as record gun sales prompt an unprecedented demand for bullets.The squeeze on available ammunition is even affecting law enforcement in America while manufacturers of ammo say they’re producing as much as they can.But despite this, ammunition shelves are bare is stores across the US as social unrest and a rise in violent crime have prompted millions to buy guns for protect
- A lovely family day out after the wedding (Pictures: Colin Jack)Binky Felstead and Max Fredik Darnton has been spotted out and about for the first time since their wedding day.The loved up couple, who welcomed son Wolfie into the world seven weeks ago, tied the knot in an intimate civil ceremony at Chelsea Old Town Hall on Friday, and on Sunday they were seen enjoying a family outing.They looked to be in great spirits, as the newlyweds went for lunch at Barnes’ Olympic Studios with with Wo
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