- Forest Green Rovers are nine points clear at the top of League Two (Picture: Getty)In 1897, the continuous tinkering of Thomas Edison drew scorn from some of his contemporaries. One branded him a ‘conspicuous failure’, just before he invented the lightbulb.I’m not comparing Dale Vince to Big Tom, but those who scoffed at the Forest Green Rovers owner’s vision of a fully green, successful football club are certainly eyeing up a slice of humble pie.And not just any humble p
- Paul Merson believes Mikel Arteta should be picking his best players (Picture: Getty)Paul Merson has urged Mikel Arteta to patch up his differences with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang if he is unable to sign a striker in what remains of the transfer window.
The Gabon international has endured a miserable two months during which he has been stripped of the captaincy, banished from the first team squad, contracted Covid-19 and returned home early from AFCON amid a medical scare.
In his absence, Arsenal
- Jaysley-Louise Beck, 19, died at Larkhill base in Wiltshire in December (Picture: MEN/PA)Tributes have been paid to a ‘loving and caring’ soldier who was found dead at a military base at the age of 19.Jaysley-Louise Beck, from Harrogate, Yorkshire, was just over a year into her posting as a gunner at Larkhill, Wiltshire when she passed away from unknown causes on December 15.Another soldier, Michael Miah, a 28-year-old Lance Corporal of Horse, was found dead at nearby Bulford base on
- In need of a gift idea for your partner? Try a love and sex coupon (Picture: Getty)Ah, the sex coupon. The classic Valentine’s Day gift to hand over to your partner when your budget is low, they won’t tell you what they want, or they seem to have everything money can buy.
However long you’ve been dating, creating a custom voucher book for your significant other is a brilliantly romantic gift.You can tweak it so it’s super sexual or go full-on corny, and tailor-make each v
- Fans enjoy the atmosphere during Nick Kyrgios’ second round double match (Picture: Darrian Traynor/Getty Images)Mate Pavic has called on crowds at the Australian Open to be more respectful after he suffered defeat against Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis.Pavic and doubles partner Nikola Mektic were knocked out in the second round as the Aussie pairing made light work of the No.1 seeds to win in straight sets.Kyrgios, who accused the pair’s coaches of threatening to fight him post-
- Joe Biden applauded his 'partner' Kamala Harris during a Democrat event Friday. He also touted the 'enormous progress' they made last year despite polls showing historically low approval ratings.
- TV star Lisa Wilkinson grew up in Campbelltown in western Sydney. Her modest childhood home is virtually unchanged and locals remember her as 'very confident'
- New South Wales has finally revealed its plan that will allow children back into the classroom, with students and teachers to be tested twice a week with free RAT kits.
- (Picture: Channel 5)Marilyn (Emily Symons) has recently discharged herself from hospital after collapsing outside overnight, losing sensation in her legs and being placed in an induced coma. Since returning to the Bay, Marilyn has been far from her usual self, with her rude and aggressive behaviour alarming her friends.Irene (Lynne McGranger) tries to look out for Marilyn by having her friend stay with her, but their time together doesn’t start well when Marilyn wakes up full of complaints
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- A man has uninvited his girlfriend from a family dinner after she refused to dress more conservatively at his 87-year-old grandmother's request
- Jesse Lingard is out of contract at Manchester United in the summer (Picture: Getty)Newcastle legend Alan Shearer has implored the club to get a deal over the line for out-of-favour Manchester United star Jesse Lingard before the January transfer deadline.Lingard shone across an outstanding six-month loan at West Ham last season, racking up nine goals and four assists in the Premier League, and will have returned to Manchester with a renewed sense of vigour last summer.But the 29-year-old’
- The Winter Olympics will be bringing plenty of sporting action to screens (Picture: Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)The Tokyo Olympics was the TV event of the summer, with Team GB’s awe-inspiring performance and a medal tally which saw them finish fourth in the main Games and second in the Paralympics.Your next fix of Olympic action is not very far off – with the impending arrival of the Winter Olympics, taking place just a few months after the Summer Games after the Covid-19 pandemic forc
- The blistering Western Australia heatwave is set to go into a sixth day with a forecast maximum of 39 in the state capital - but weathermen admit it could easily break through the 40C yet again.
- Get ready for one of the year’s biggest sporting events (Picture: Getty)The Guinness Six Nations is an event many sports fans look forward to every year, as six Rugby Union nations battle it out for glory.
The competition sees England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, France, and Italy go toe to toe every year, with Wales the defending champions.
They will be kicking off the action for 2022 in their first game against Ireland, while England’s first game will be against Scotland in Edinburgh
- The Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) was set up to publish cash claimed back by MPs after fury over the expenses scandal - but they have paused publication, and haven't given a date for when they will resume
- Instagram users have been left baffled by a pair of trainers that look like sandwiches. The shoes stocked by fashion store Dolls Kill have caused controversy
- Mourners for Sonya White were distraught after a gruesome gaffe at a funeral parlour in Ohio, US, led to them seeing the body of a complete stranger
- Jake Quickenden has precisely no time for trolls (Picture: Instagram)Jake Quickenden has a very defiant message for trolls after his parenting techniques were criticised.The X Factor star shares son Leo with fiancée Sophie Church, and the tot is set to celebrate his first birthday next month.However, it hasn’t been an easy first year for the family, who have had to face vile comments on social media, including some branding the tot ‘ugly’ and saying he ‘should die&
- Tributes have been paid to troubled youngster Annie Gresham, 25, (pictured) from Mickleover, Derby, died after taking illegal industrial strength slimming pills.
- Giulio Burattini had just shot at the boar in a woodland in Tuscany and decided to approach it as the animal fell to the ground
- Karen Hobbs' sister Rachel, from Cardiff, is still reeling from her sister's death a year ago and blasted Downing Street for 'ignoring the rules' with its alleged lockdown parties
- Not all are a cause for concern (Picture: Getty)It’s hard to know when you should be concerned about a mole.Some can be more telling of a potential issue than others, but even then, failing to keep track of moles and not having confidence in going to a doctor will also mean changes go unnoticed.
The NHS says cases of skin cancer have continued to rise in recent years, so it’s important to be in the know about your own skin.
Regular body checking means you’re more likely to be a
- Lime juice is thought to increase the levels of nitric oxide, leading to better blood flow (Picture: Getty)A new study has claimed that combining a squeeze of lime with Viagra can quadruple the effects of the impotence drug.
The study, conducted by the Federal University of Technology in Akure, Nigeria, consisted of giving impotent lab rats the drug by itself or with the juice of two limes.The rats given Viagra with lime juice were having sex within 15 seconds (while the other rats took over a m
- Being in a new environment adds a sense of excitement to date night (Picture: LateRooms)With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, how about booking a hotel as a luxury date night with your beau?There’s just something about being able to escape the confines of your bedroom or family home, even if you don’t leave your own city. Whether spontaneous or not, there’s not much more romantic (or sexy) than booking a room for no reas
- Officials fear Russia is preparing an imminent second invasion of Ukraine (Picture: AP)The US has offered Vladimir Putin a meeting with Joe Biden in increasingly desperate efforts to prevent armed conflict in Ukraine.
US secretary of state Antony Blinken made the proposal after meeting Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov for 90 minutes at what he called a ‘critical moment’ in ongoing talks.Allied diplomats have ramped up pressure on Russia to send back the 106,000 soldiers it has
- New Zealand Ministry of Health announced the strict measuresas the country battles to stay Covid Zero despite the threat of the highly contagious mutant strain.
- A robot vacuum cleaner recently escaped from work at a Travelodge hotel and went on the run, and many social media users have praised the autonomous machine for its actions
- The Met Office has warned of a 'severe frost' and icy conditions today as a deep freeze settles across England. Parts of the Northeast are likely to see snow next week.
‘It’s disgusting!’ Jermaine Jenas hits out at Everton fans after Lucas Digne is struck by a bottle thrown from crowdLucas Digne appeard to have been struck by an object thrown from the crowd during Aston Villa’s game against Everton at Goodison Park (Picture: BT Sport)Everton are likely to be the subject of a Premier League investigation after Lucas Digne was floored by a bottle thrown from the crowd during Saturday’s match against Aston Villa.The France international endured a difficult return to Goodison Park, less than a fortnight on from his acrimonious departure, having been frozen out by the
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