- David Tennant, known for his acting work in Doctor Who, heads up the Des cast (Picture: ITV)Des, ITV’s gripping three-part drama about London-based serial killer Dennis Nilsen, reached its epic conclusion on Wednesday.The show saw the Muswell Hill murderer’s dramatic trial reach its end at the Old Bailey courthouse.Viewers are predicting BAFTAs galore for David Tennant, who played Nilsen, and the rest of the cast.And while hair, make-up and wardrobe certainly deserve recognition for
Ratched’s Sarah Paulson and Cynthia Nixon talk season 2 and beyond of Ryan Murphy’s tale: ‘I was supposed to die!’What’s in store for the ladies going forward? (Picture: Netflix)Ryan Murphy’s new series Ratched took the age-old story of One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest’s Nurse Ratched and gave it a feminist twist – and there’s more to come with season 2 already in the works. In fact, this could be going on for a while yet, with the cast confirming years of plans ahead for the character. While Sarah Paulson’s Nurse Ratched is far from the dark character of t
- Little Bertie Spencer choked on his bottled milk and inhaled a drop (Pictures: Tonicha Spencer / SWNS)A two-and-a-half-week-old baby ‘miraculously’ survived three cardiac arrests after choking on his bottled milk and inhaling a drop.Little Bertie Spencer has acid reflux so mum Tonicha, 23, initially thought nothing of it until he started to turn blue half an hour later.The 17-day-old was rushed to hospital on July 21 where doctors told her the liquid on his lungs had stopped him brea
- Sounds pretty dreamy (Picture: Hoxton/Getty/Lily Vanilli)It’s safe to say that 2020 certainly hasn’t been a year for weddings.Thousands of engaged couples have been forced to cancel or postpone plans, due to the coronavirus pandemic.But The Hoxton has come to the rescue for couples who have had no choice but to cancel their big days this year.The hotel has launched a brand new package which offers a three-course dinner and drinks for 30 people, a bespoke wedding cake and floral arran
- Department of Health figures show slightly fewer than 4,000 new infections are now being recorded each day, on average - up from 2,998 last Monday and 2,032 the week before that.
- Police are investigating the circumstances of Taiwo Abubakar's death after he was found by health workers. Taiwo had been been living at an address for asylum seekers in Cardiff before he died.
- Kenneth Cook caught William Watson, Rodrick Samuels and Chad Howard doing the routine as they made their way down his street in Keansburg, New Jersey last Wednesday.
- The LAPD has released footage of the moment an officer shot protester Ben Montemayor in the crotch with a foam bullet, after the 28-year-old photographer said he would sue the force.
- Matt Hancock today gave the green light to grandparents in local lockdown areas to look after their grandchildren as he announced a childcare exemption.
- Six areas in total are now in lockdown across Wales (Picture: Getty)Coronavirus cases have been rocketing across the UK – surging by 167% in just two weeks across England, and the other countries seeing similar spikes.Governments across England, Scotland and Wales have leapt into action, with England placing more areas like the North East under local lockdown.As cases rise, new areas of Wales have been placed under lockdown.Which areas, and what are the rules?Which parts of Wales are now i
- Considering Vision died in the Avengers universe, it’s fair to say fans are curious as to what WandaVision is all about – and how (Picture: Marvel Studios)Not content with smashing every box office record to date with the Avengers: Endgame, the entertainment juggernaut Marvel continues to deliver the goods.The trailer for their new show, WandaVision, dropped during last night’s Emmy awards – and fans expecting another all-action Avengers blockbuster might be a little puzz
- Schitt’s Creek went up against Insecure at the Emmys 2020 (Picture: REX/HBO)When it came to the Primetime Emmys this year, loving both Insecure and Schitt’s Creek was a hard place to be. After years of snubs in the category, Issa Rae’s stunning HBO series was finally nominated for outstanding comedy series – an exciting milestone for both the cast and fans of the show. But it meant that Insecure would be going up against sleeper hit and eventual comedy juggernau
- Police and wildlife authorities were alerted to the pod, believed to be pilot whales, at Macquarie Harbour near Strahan off Tasmania'a coast on Monday morning.
A woman is lucky to be alive after falling from a speeding car while filming herself on Snapchat.A video showed the unnamed passenger hanging out the car window moments before she fell into a ‘live lane’ on junction six of the M25 in Surrey at around 1.30am on Saturday.She posted a clip of the stunt with the caption: ‘I need to stop doing this 110mph [I’m going to
- Emily Owings, 28, said ‘I have to poop’ before fleeing from officers in a high-speed chase. (Photo: Police)A woman said to an officer ‘I have to poop so bad,’ then sped off, sparking a high-speed chase with guns being drawn in a local neighborhood.Emily Owings, 28, was pulled over on Friday in Enid, Oklahoma for not wearing her seatbelt, when body camera footage captured the incident.As officers checked to see if Owings had any Warrants, the woman can be heard repeatedly
- Police officers can give on-the-spot fines (Picture: Keith Mayhew/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)The government has announced that from September 28 there will be fines for those who do not self-isolate/quarantinein England.The doubling down on Covid-19 rules comes as the health secretary Matt Hancock warned that the country is at ‘tipping point’ of a second peak.Boris Johnson is expected to address the nation as early as tomorrow to set out new measures.With restrictions g
- Headteacher Bethany Dawson, from Sutton High School (pictured) said she was forced to buy private tests otherwise she would not have enough staff to teach (Picture: Wikipedia)A headteacher from a school in Sutton said she has been forced to buy private coronavirus tests after eight self-isolating teachers could not get any.After fears of being left understaffed, headteacher of Sutton High School Behany Dawson claimed she tried to book appointments for her staff every two hours into the night, bu
Danny Dyer believes he’ll ‘never be as brave’ as the day he auditioned for his would-be mentor Harold Pinter for the first time.The EastEnders star began his career on the stage and struck up a friendship with the legendary playwright after trying out for his play Celebration aged 22.
Recalling his first encounter with Harold in a clip shared exclusively with Metro.co.u
- Aliya and Rashid Abbasi want to advocate for other parents with disabled children (Picture: The Abbasi family)A grieving father who was dragged by police from his dying daughter’s bedside is launching a foundation in her name.
Rashid Abbasi, 59, and wife Aliya, 52, are fighting for a change of law so that families with children with life-limiting conditions are consulted when it comes to ending their life support.Their daughter Zainab was diagnosed with a rare and incurable genetic disease
Gary Neville delivers verdict on Mikel Arteta after Arsenal’s unbeaten start to new Premier League seasonArsenal manager Mikel Arteta has impressed since his appointment in December (Picture: Getty)Gary Neville has hailed Mikel Arteta and says the Arsenal manager is ‘punching above his weight’ at the Emirates.The Gunners have largely impressed under Arteta since he replaced Unai Emery as manager last December.While Arsenal only finished eighth last season, there were signs of progress and they won the FA Cup at the end of the campaign, and the Community Shield at the start of this one.A
- via mirror.co.ukSheffield Crown Court heard how Stephen Dunford, 26, recited a rap in prison where he said a “youth was hit by a stray” in reference to a bullet
- Sola Warikwah, 39, attacked the victim in the back of his company car after she mistakenly got in thinking he was a taxi driver who had come to collect her in London's West End.
- Yes, please (Picture: Lindt)Everyone knows Lindt chocolates are only for special occasions.
But what if you could get it in a chocolate spread from? Then every breakfast or snack time would become so much more decadent.
Good thing then that Lindt has a hazelnut and dark chocolate spread and even better news is that the delicious treats are now available at Asda.
Whether you’re more of a milk chocolate or dark chocolate lover, there’s a jar for you.
While it was first launched in 2018
WA mum airlifted to hospital after her car slammed into tree after her son went missing for 12 hoursJames 'Jimmy' O'Reilly, three, sparked a desperate search after he wandered into bushland surrounding the AirBnb home his family were staying in at Karli Rise in Yallingup, 256km south of Perth
Donald Trump’s extraordinary WWE career: Shaving Vince McMahon bald, buying Raw and the Hall of FameThe president has some serious history in the world of wrestling (Photo: WWE)When you think of WWE, some names just instantly spring to mind.The Rock. Hulk Hogan. Stone Cold. The Undertaker. Donald Trump?It might surprise people who aren’t too clued up on the world of wrestling, but the current president of the United States has a storied history with WWE over the decades.Indeed, you can’t even look back at the history of WrestleMania without Trump coming up on a few occasions &ndash
- While Donald Trump showered some rare words of praise on Democratic nominee Joe Biden Monday morning, he also took aim at the candidate's mental state, claiming he's not 'all there.'
- The couple shared a slice of cake and a glass of champagne with the 87-year-old through a screen (Picture: Solent News)A new bride travelled over 200 miles so her grandfather could see her in her wedding dress as he was too high-risk to be allowed at the wedding. Alex Pearce, 36, and her husband drove for over three hours to surprise her grandad, Graham Burley, 87, at his care home. He burst into tears when he saw her arrive. Mrs Pearce, a facial surgeon at King’s College Hospita
- Cases are rising ‘across all age groups’ (Picture: PA)There have been 4,368 new cases of coronavirus recorded in the UK in the past 24 hours, while 11 more people who tested positive have now died.
The daily increase in cases is more than yesterday’s 3,899 but slightly less than the 4,422 recorded on Saturday.
It means three of the last four days have seen rises of more than 4,000 cases. The new figures mean there have now been 398,625 cases and 41,788 deaths since the start of
- 10% of the world’s richest, 630 million people, produce around 52% of all carbon emissions (Picture: Bloomberg via Getty Images)The world’s richest 1% create double the carbon emissions of the world’s poorest 50%, a new study has found.
The research, complied by Oxfam and the Stockholm Environment Institute, foundCO2 emissions rose by more than 60% between 1990 and 2015 – a 25-year period.And the input from the world’s richest was three times greater than those who
- The president of the Italian airport set the record straight this afternoon hours after Downing Street first issued a robust denial of the story.
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