The homely Christmas market(Picture: Steve Froggatt/MEN MEDIA)With Christmas markets closed due to the pandemic, one dad has decided to bring the festive magic to his house.
Steve Froggatt, 45, from Manchester, brought the markets to his back garden for his wife Amanda, and their children Ellisse, 26, Bradley, 22, and Spencer, 14 to enjoy.With the Greater Manchester Christmas markets cancelled, Steve didn’t want to give up on the German wursts, mulled wine, crepes, and beer.At the request
- Zoe Ball presents the Breakfast Show (Picture: PA)Zoe Ball’s listeners have been surprised to find out the Radio 2 host has been absent from her Breakfast Show.
Instead of the Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two presenter, listeners were greeted at 6:30am by the voice of Richie Anderson instead, before Ken Bruce started his show an hour earlier.Where is Zoe?Zoe is ill, with Richie simply explaining to fans on the show that she ‘is not feeling well today and we send her lots of love&r
- Greta Thunberg, 17, urged Amazon to 'reconsider its priorities' following reports of the online retail giant's 'monitoring' of environmental movements including her climate group Fridays4future.
- Boris Johnson will hold a press conference on Thursday evening following the announcement of tiers (Picture: Getty)The prime minister will address the nation today to further set out England’s new tougher tier system.Boris Johnson is expected to hold the No 10 press briefing this evening, however a time has not yet been confirmed. It will be the first announcement he has given in-person rather than via video call, after he was forced to self-isolate two weeks ago.His press conference will
- Abdalraouf Abdallah, 27, was jailed in 2016 after he was found guilty of helping people travel to Syria to join so-called Islamic State.He was visited in jail by Manchester Arena attacker Salman Abedi.
- Sally Mayer, from Newchapel, Staffordshire, fell ill with Covid-19 symptoms after going into hospital for a hip operation last December and her family want to know if the virus played a part in her death
- Chrissy and John lost their son Jack in September (Picture: Instagram)Chrissy Teigen is in a ‘grief depression hole’ after the loss of her son Jack.The 34-year-old suffered a pregnancy loss a month ago on her and husband John Legend’s third child, a baby boy called Jack, with the star sharing devastating pictures from the hospital.Remarking on her absence from Twitter, the Lip Sync Battle host assured fans that she will be ‘fixed soon’.Chrissy tweeted: ‘I&rsqu
- A 25-year-old man was using a cubicle at Sydney's Town Hall Station at 9.10pm on September 20 when another man allegedly leaned over the stall and took a photo of him.
- Two special Euphoria episodes are dropping next month (Picture:HBO)Euphoria fans it’s time to rejoice as Zendaya has shared the first poster for the hotly-anticipated special episode arriving next week.It was announced in October that fans would be treated to two episodes ahead of season 2, and there’s not too much longer to wait.Zendaya, who plays Rue Bennett in the beloved HBO series, posted the artwork for the upcoming chapter on her social media, instantly sending fans into a fre
Ben Shephard has paid tribute to Diego Maradona with a sweet memory of playing against the football hero in a once-in-a-lifetime moment. The Argentinian football legend died on Wednesday at the age of 60, with the world remembering his unmatched influence in the world of football. But speaking to co-star Susanna Reid on GMB, host Ben remembered the kind-natured player he met as
- Football fans surround the hearse carrying the coffin of Diego Maradona as it arrives to a funeral parlor in Buenos Aires (Picture: AP)Grieving football fans took the streets of Buenos Aires and beyond to mourn the death of Argentina football legend Diego Maradona.The captain of Argentina’s 1986 World Cup winning team, regarded as one of the greatest players in the history of the sport, died aged 60 on Wednesday after suffering a cardiac arrest.
Fans gathered outside the humble home where
- Millions of Americans have travelled across the country to be with their loved ones this Thanksgiving, as coronavirus infections and deaths spike to numbers last seen in the Spring
- Metropolitan Police officers were called to Dunraven School in Streatham, south London on Wednesday afternoon following reports of a man attacking people with a pole
- Do you know this man? Police want to identify him in connection with the attack on the pregnant woman (Picture: Met Police)A pregnant woman suffered a miscarriage after a sick thug kicked her in the stomach just to steal her phone.She was on the phone to her mum at a bus stop in Wanstead, east London, when a man on a white bike rode towards her.He then kicked her in the stomach and snatched her iPhone X from her hand, before riding off at speed towards Wanstead tube station.She was nine weeks pr
- The Prime Minister - who has just come out of self-isolation - will speak to the nation at around 5pm, after the full list of tiers by area for England is unveiled at 11.30am
- What lessons have you learned this year? (Picture: Getty/Metro.co.uk)Despite the deaths, the brutality, and the environmental tragedies, some good has come from the very sour lemons served to us in 2020.One of those things is a greater understanding of, or at least an attempt to understand, racism.
In the summer we saw the public take heed of racial injustice in a way we’ve never seen before.
Following the brutal killing of George Floyd, people around the world woke up to the insidiousness
Coronation Street spoilers: 48 new images reveal Yasmeen’s fate, Elaine’s whereabouts and Ray exposed(Picture: ITV)With the 60th anniversary imminent, Coronation Street sets the stage for the huge milestone with a week of events destined to change everything for just about everyone residing on the eponymous street.
The nation has been gripped to Yasmeen Nazir’s (Shelley King) story, and during the week in question, her trial commences, but — as she takes to the stand — will she be able to convince the jury that she was the victim of domestic abuse at the hands of Geoff Metcalf
- Vladimir Putin is rumoured to have a secret 17-year-old daughter named Yelizaveta Vladimirovna who was born of a years-long affair he had with her mother, Svetlana Krivonogikh.
- The 13-year-old is currently in a critical condition after being found with a head injury (Picture: London 999)A schoolboy is in a critical condition in hospital after he was attacked close to a school in south London.Police were called to the scene after receiving reports a man was attacking people with a pole close to Dunraven School in Streatham.The 13-year-old was found with a head injury in Leigham Court Road, in Streatham, at about 3.30pm on Wednesday.He was treated at the scene before bei
- William Gallas has backed two of his former clubs for Premier League success (Picture: Getty Images)William Gallas believes the Premier League will be won by a London club this season, although that will not be Arsenal.The former Gunners, Chelsea and Tottenham defender has seen enough football this season to be convinced that it will be either the Blues or Spurs who will lift the trophy at the end of the campaign.Tottenham are currently top of the table with Chelsea sitting third and defending c
- When the national lockdown ends England will return to the tiered system on December 2 - and the tier each area is in will be announced today. So how will the level of restrictions where you live be decided?
Megan Fox officially files for divorce from Brian Austin Green after making red carpet debut with Machine Gun KellyMegan officially filed for divorce on Wednesday (Picture: Rodin Eckenroth/Getty Images)Megan Fox has officially filed for divorce from estranged husband Brian Austin Green. Just days after the actress made her red carpet debut with boyfriend Machine Gun Kelly, the 34-year-old filed documents for the dissolution of her 10-year marriage. According to the Blast, the Transformers star made her initial divorce filing in Los Angeles County Court on Wednesday, with Brian, 47, submitting his r
- A decision on the Pfizer and Oxford vaccines could come as early as next week (Picture: Reuters)The UK reportedly has a ’50/50 chance’ of being the first country in the world to approve a coronavirus vaccine.A decision could come as early as next week, and the AstraZeneca and Oxford University jab could be the first in line to be awarded a licence to start offering vaccinations.A Government source told The Sun it is ‘very likely’ Pfizer will be the fir
- A volunteer is examined by Cira-03, a remote-controlled robot that runs tests on suspected coronavirus diseasepatients to limit the human exposure (Reuters)With Egypt facing a second coronavirus wave, an inventor is trialing a remote-control robot which can test for Covid-19.The machine can also take the temperature of patients and warn them if they don’t wear masks at a private hospital north of Cairo.Mahmoud el-Komy, who designed the robot, called Cira-03, says it can help limit exposure
- Sidney Powell, who was fired from Donald Trump's team of election fraud lawyers on Sunday, published details of two lawsuits on Wednesday night - one in Georgia, one in Michigan.
The BBC has defended Fin Taylor after he was criticised for making a joke about bombing Glastonbury to get rid of Jeremy Corbyn supporters on Have I Got News For You.During last Friday’s show, the comedian raised the topic of Corbyn being re-admitted to the Labour Party, but losing the whip. His remarks were met with fierce backlash and sparked complaints.
‘I feel like we had
- The BBC will air a new documentary on the Rashford’s efforts in the food poverty crisis (Picture: Getty)Marcus Rashford will take centre stage in a new BBC documentary tracking his campaign to fight child food poverty. The 23-year-old Manchester United star has become a British hero for fighting against the government in a bid to get free school meals to children, and ensuring they didn’t go hungry during school holidays. His incredible efforts eventually saw Boris Johnson
- The Chancellor announced yesterday that borrowing would hit almost £400 billion this year, with government spending topping £1 trillion for the first time.
Coronavirus news live: Salon owner facing £27,000 fine after quoting Magna Carta to defy lockdown and another 696 people dieLockdown measures will be relaxed for five days over the festive period (Picture: Dominic Lipinski/PA)A further 18,213 cases of coronavirus have been recorded in the UK, while a further 696 people have died with the virus.The newest figures, released on Wednesday, show the highest death toll since May 5, when 726 people died.In total, there have been 1,557,007 cases of Covid-19 in the UK and 56,533 deaths.Meanwhile, a salon owner who refused to close during England’s current lockdown has b
- Berenson, who has emerged as a strong critic of the government's response to the pandemic, appeared in an interview with Fox News guest host Mark Steyn on Wednesday night.
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