Boris Johnson has described early election results as ‘very encouraging’ (Picture: PA)Boris Johnson has said early election results are ‘very encouraging’ after his party took Hartlepool off Labour for the first time.
The Prime Minister said: ‘I know that the results have been coming in since this morning and there’s clearly a lot more to go, and it’s early days, but it’s a very encouraging set of results so far.
‘I think that’s really
- A man and woman on an e-scooter were seriously hurt in a crash in Wolverhampton (SnapperSK)Two people riding on an e-scooter together have been hit by a car in Wolverhampton.Police are investigating after a man, 20, was critically injured and a 19-year-old woman was seriously injured.A woman driving a black VW Golf hit the pair on Prestwood Road on Saturday afternoon.The vehicle’s windscreen could be seen caved in from the impact with the riders. Both riders remain in hospital. W
- Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring England’s winner against Croatia (UEFA via Getty)England got off to the perfect start at Euro 2020 as Raheem Sterling’s goal sealed a 1-0 win against Croatia at Wembley.Gareth Southgate’s side began brightly in their first Group D match as Phil Foden hit the post in the opening six minutes, but despite their dominance the Three Lions were unable to make a breakthrough before half time.The hot weather at Wembley will undoubtedly have played a h
- Simone Cousins, 29, was accused of faking wages by Maria Noble at theNorthampton nursery, in what a judge said was an 'oppressive and high-handed' campaign against her.
- Tomas Gimeno's daughter Olivia, six, was found lifeless in a bag Underwater off Tenerife near a second holdall which was empty and feared to have held Anna, one.
Shaun Williamson aka Barry from EastEnders sang his heart out ahead of England’s game against Croatia at the Euro 2020 this afternoon – much to the joy of fans.The actor, who played the luckless and ill-fated character on the BBC One soap for the best part of a decade, was enlisted to get revellers in the footie spirit and boy, oh boy did he step up to the plate.Taking to th
- Linda Hood, 68, was found by firefighters who were tackling a blaze at a home in Gorleston in Norfolk on Friday morning. A post-mortem exam confirmed she had been strangled to death.
- The Chelsea frontman aimed a not-so-subtle dig at his younger compatriot (Pictures: Getty)Kylian Mbappe has played down his spat with France teammate Olivier Giroud ahead of their opening Euro 2020 game though admits he was not happy with his countryman’s public criticism.The Chelsea striker moved to within five goals of Thierry Henry’s scoring record for Les Bleus last week when he netted twice against Bulgaria on Tuesday, though he was critical of his lack of service.‘I was a
- Cordner has not played since copping a head knock in November's State of Origin series opener, the last in a long series of concussions the 29-year-old has suffered.
- Emily Teague, 33, suffered a heart attack in the early hours of October 11, 2018, and was rushed to Royal Derby Hospital but medics could not save her or unborn daughter Isabelle
- They're one of Australia's most beloved snacks thanks to their fluffy pastry, delicious fillings and tasty sauces. But one state has come out on top when it comes to pies, scooping 12 of the 18 gongs.
- President Joe Biden said he did not want to hold a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin after their summit meeting next week because it could be a 'distraction.'
- (Picture: ASICS)How good is exercise for your mind, really?
The idea that exercise can help to boost our mental health is nothing new – the benefits of moving more are well documented in helping to treat depression, reduce anxiety, improve self-esteem, memory and thinking skills.For the average armchair athlete though, it’s almost impossible to quantify just how much an exercise session can boost the mind: we get it in theory, but wouldn’t it be interesting – and motivati
- Boris Johnson today said 'anybody sensible' would 'keep an open mind' about the origin of the coronavirus outbreak but the UK does not currently believe the so-called 'lab leak' theory.
- Boris Johnson is set to delay ‘freedom day’ as Covid cases continue to surge (Picture: PA/AP/Reuters/Getty)Boris Johnson is poised to confirm England’s June 21 ‘freedom day’ is cancelled.The Prime Minister is expected to make a formal announcement tomorrow that the full easing of social-distancing restrictions can’t go ahead as hoped.It’s likely the government will opt for a four week delay, meaning the easing will happen no sooner than July 19.If confir
- Boris Johnson is set to delay ‘freedom day’ as Covid cases continue to surge (Picture: PA/AP/Reuters/Getty)Boris Johnson is poised to confirm England’s June 21 ‘freedom day’ is cancelled – and hasn’t ruled out a delay of over a month.The Prime Minister is expected to make a formal announcement tomorrow that the full easing of social-distancing restrictions can’t go ahead as hoped.It has been widely reported the government will opt for a four week d
- The genius hack shared by TikTok user Vanesa Amaro is so simple and effective you'll be asking why you didn't think of it yourself and she's explained it all in a video
- The highly-transmissible strain - known as B.1.617.2 or 'Delta' - now makes up about 10 percent of US cases, up from just one percent less than a month ago, Outbreak.info claims.
- Speaking publicly for the first time since the birth of Meghan and Harry's daughter Lilibet, Thomas Markle begged them to let him meet his grandchildren in an explosive interview.
- Not back to normal but hopefully better than last year (pic: ESA)The biggest video game event of the year is, sort of, underway with major preview events from Ubisoft, Xbox, Nintendo, and more.Traditionally speaking, E3 is the most important week of the year for video games, when almost every publisher in the world travels to Los Angeles to make their big announcements and reveal new games for the first time. Except for the second year in a row the LA Convention Center lies dormant, but E3, of a
Euro 2020: Coleen and Wayne Rooney support England at Wembley with sons and bump into Jamie RedknappWayne and Coleen Rooney enjoyed a family day out at the England game (Picture: Getty Images)Wayne Rooney may no longer play for England but he watched them like a hawk as they took to the pitch at Wembley for the latest Euro 2020 match. The retired footballer enjoyed a family day out at Wembley on Sunday with wife Coleen and their sons, Klay, eight, and Kit, five, as England took on Croatia. After departing their central London hotel with their suitcases, the clan were later spotted ta
- The Prime Minister said he would announce his plans around step four of the roadmap tomorrow night - and refused to be drawn on whether July 19 will be the final delay
Motherland’s Anna Maxwell Martin and Diane Morgan desperately try avoid filming scenes with childrenThe Motherland stars avoided children while filming (Picture: BBC Two)Stars of Motherland Diane Morgan and Anna Maxwell Martin tried to avoid filming scenes involving children in the hit BBC show.The British sitcom focuses on middle-class parents and the everyday challenges they encounter as they raise their children.
Diane, 45, plays single-mum Liz and Anna, 44, plays Julia.It almost goes without saying that a show about parenting would involve children, but nevertheless, the two actresses did
- The Motherland stars avoided children while filming (Picture: BBC Two)Stars of Motherland Diane Morgan and Anna Maxwell Martin tried to avoid scenes involving children in the hit BBC show.The British sitcom focuses on middle-class parents and the everyday challenges they encounter as they raise their children.
Diane, 45, plays single-mum Liz and Anna, 44, plays Julia.It almost goes without saying that a show about parenting would involve children, but nevertheless, the two actresses did their be
- Denmark’s team doctor has confirmed Christian Eriksen suffered a cardiac arrest (AFP via Getty)Christian Eriksen suffered a cardiac arrest and ‘was gone’ before he was resuscitated on the pitch, according to Denmark’s team doctor Morten Boesen.‘We don’t have an explanation for what happened,’ Boesen said at a press conference on Sunday.‘I didn’t see it live, I saw it on the screen after it happened.‘It was a cardiac arrest. He was gone
- (Picture: Endemol Shine)Now that Nikau (Kawakawa Fox-Reo) has signed with Sienna (Rose Riley), he’s been required in the city more for photo shoots. Although Bella (Courtney Miller) misses her boyfriend, she’s supportive of her new career and excited for the day he returns. When he’s back, the couple make plans to spend the day together, but just as Nikau is settling into life back in the Parata house with his uncle’s BBQ, both Emmett (JR Reyne) and Sienna show up un
- The Sydney boy had been spearfishing with his dad while holidaying at thesnorkelling spot 1,000km north of Perth when he noticed a dark shadow' which 'came closer and got faster and faster.
- Jalan Woods-Bell, 15, died after he was knifed near the Global Academy secondary school in Hayes, west London, as he and other children made their way to school
- Boris Johnson today desperately tried to calm rising tensions between the UK and the EU after Dominic Raab blasted Emmanuel Macron for making 'offensive' comments.
- At least 20 Russian naval ships, submarines, and support vessels took part in the large-scale war games, ahead of a meeting between Biden and Putin in Geneva on Wednesday.
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