- The former Top Gear host is facing a furious backlash from residents complaining about fans clogging up narrow country roads while visiting his new farm shop Diddly Squat in the Cotswolds.
- Plastic can easily suffocate small birds (Picture: Royal Parks)London wildlife is facing a mortal threat from the vast plastic waste left in public parks and on the streets.Distressing images, released by charity Royal Parks, shows the endless ways that rubbish can endanger an animal’s life – from stags suffocating from plastic bags to hedgehogs trapped in deflated balloons.The coronavirus lockdown has added an extra layer of misery for London’s wildlife, with discarded facemas
- The role of Prince Andrew in The Crown has reportedly been cast (Picture: Getty Images)The Crown is claimed to have cast James Murray to play Prince Andrew in the final two seasons of the Netflix show. According to reports from The Sun, Cutting It star James will play Prince Andrew, replacing Tom Byrne who took on the role in earlier series. It comes after the first pictures of Imelda Staunton playing Queen Elizabeth II were revealed this week, after she took over the role from Olivia
- Aya Hachem was killed in the shooting in Blackburn last year (Picture: Lancashire Police/PA)Seven men have been jailed for life over their part in a botched drive-by shooting in Lancashire which killed a teenage law student.
Feroz Suleman, 40, had arranged the execution of a rival businessman in broad daylight but the gunman he hired instead shot dead innocent passer-by Aya Hachem last year.
The 19-year-old had fled violence in her native Lebanon as a child to settle with her family in Blackburn
- Millie ended things with Liam – but she’s changed her mind (Picture: Rex)She might have ended their romance a few days ago, but Love Island 2021 star Millie Court has taken the big step of letting Liam Reardon sleep in her bed.In a move that surprised some viewers, the 24-year-old decided to give him a second chance in Tuesday night’s recoupling.It appears that his attempts to win her back after a dramatic split have worked, and she has now allowed him to sleep in her bed once
- It’s not too late to stock up for summer (Picture: Metro.co.uk)Heading off on a last-minute holiday?Whether you’re making use of the green list changes and jetting off somewhere hot or going on staycation, this week’s Hot List is dedicated to summer essentials.
Shop floral dresses and bikinis, bum-boosting body moisturizers, and spot-reducing treatments (because, let’s be honest, we all break out on holiday).Going to a festival instead?
Urban Retreat’s heavy duty fo
- Michael Johnson criticised the decision for Cravon Gillespe to run the final leg (Picture: Getty/Metro)Michael Johnson heavily criticised the USA team after failing to qualify for the men’s 4x100m relay finals and questioned why Cravon Gillespe was chosen to run the final leg.
Johnson joined fellow American Olympic legend Carl Lewis in blasting their compatriots, with both branding the result ’embarrassing’.Despite boasting two of the individual 100m finalists, Fred Kerley and
- WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES: Portia Buscombe, 36, already lost her big right toe after she slipped on a wet step while leaving work in July last year and now wants the rest of them gone as the pain has become 'indescribable'
- The Washington Football Team distanced itself from its old nickname, the Redskins, by banning Native American face paint and headdresses at home games this season.
- Video footage shows Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez sitting among a group of activists on the steps of the U.S. Capitol without a mask before she put one on for a group photo. A minute later, she took it off.
- WARNING - GRAPHIC IMAGES: The blood-covered stabbing victim rushed into a Sainsbury's Local in Loughton, Essex, and said "don't be scared" as he begged for help, a witness says
- Singing in the shower could be the little thing you need to kick start the day (Picture: Getty Images)Do you enjoy singing in the shower? That mindless act could just be boosting your general wellbeing.Belting out a song in the shower over a period of several days can make you feel happier, more alert and energised, according to a study from Harvey Water Softeners.Those involved in the study found that a week of shower singing versus a week without it felt a difference in the impact on their ove
- Experts from the Indian Institute of Technology in Hyderabad and Kanpur, who predicted the country's second coronavirus wave, have warned that a third will soon begin
America’s Got Talent: Simon Cowell’s Golden Buzzer act Nightbirde on ‘devastating’ withdrawal from show due to liver cancerAmerica’s Got Talent contestant Nightbirde has opened up about her decision to drop out from the show in a new interview (Picture: NBC)America’s Got Talent fan-favorite Nightbirde has spoken about her devastation after having to pull out of season 16 in order to fight liver cancer.The 30-year-old singer – real name Jane Marczewski – had been preparing to perform at the live shows after getting the golden buzzer from Simon Cowell, however, the star was unable to continue o
- The Bank of England today predicted inflation will spike to four per cent in the fourth quarter of 2021 - double its target of two per cent.
- Owner Helen Macdonald, 50, fears staff from the government will turn up at her Gloucestershire farm at 'any minute' to slaughter her animalafter he twice tested positive for bovine tuberculosis (bTb).
- Caption: Gulf of Mexico has a Dead Zone with not enough oxygen to support marine life – and it\’s massive
Provider: Getty/NOAAThe Gulf of Mexico has an area known as the ‘dead zone’, where there’s too little oxygen for any marine life to survive.And, according to experts, it’s getting larger.Scientists supported by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) determined the area off Louisiana and Texas’ coasts covers about 6,334 square mile
- Emilio Ballack has died at the age of 18 (Caption: Emilio Ballack Picture: Emilio Ballack – Michael Ballack)The son of former Chelsea midfielder Michael Ballack, Emilio, has been killed in a quad-bike crash, according to local reports in Portugal.
The 18-year-old was involved in an accident in the early hours of Thursday, according to Portuguese TV channel TVI24.Firefighters were called to the incident to rescue the teenager but they were unable to save his life after removing him from the
- Paris looks forward to being a mother with partner Carter (Picture: Getty/Fox)Paris Hilton wants to be a ‘supportive and fun’ mother, as the star opened up about her hopes for a family.The 40-year-old businesswoman recently denied rumours that she was pregnant after speculation was sparked by a Page Six report.However, while she’s not actually pregnant, she does aspire to become a ‘supportive and fun’ mother in the future, after she’s tied the knot to her fian
- Joe Biden's Surgeon General Vivek Murthy said the 'odds are high' children under 12 will be approved to get vaccinated against coronavirus by the start of this upcoming school year.
- Betty Spear said the Covid pandemic was nothing compared to World War One (Picture: SWNS)The oldest woman in London has celebrated her 108th birthday in style after Covid disrupted the occasion last year.
Betty Spear was joined by four generations of loved ones as she opened dozens of cards and presents at St Judes Nursing Home in Sutton, south London.The former nurse, born in Ireland in 1913, said the secret to her long life was ‘hard work and a tipple of whisky once a week.’Althoug
- Crawley Mayor Shahzad Abbas Malik, a part-time taxi driver, got into a fight on a busy roundabout with another cabbie after witnesses claimed he cut across him.
- Tyre firm boss Feroz Suleman, 40, arranged the execution of a rival businessman in broad daylight but the gunman he hired instead shot dead innocent passer-by Aya Hachem in Blackburn.
- Patrick Vieira wants to keep Wilfried Zaha (Photo by Sebastian Frej/MB Media/Getty Images)Crystal Palace boss Patrick Vieira is determined to keep Wilfried Zaha at the club this summer and says he’s ‘looking forward’ to working with the Ivory Coast winger.Zaha has attempted to leave Selhurst Park in each of the last two summers but moves to Arsenal and Everton failed to materialise.
The 28-year-old has two years to run on the five-year deal that he signed in 2018, which made hi
- The trust’s chief executive said forcing people to change their names would make them feel ‘judged and unwelcome’ (Picture: Getty Images)NHS workers from minority communities were allegedly told to use ‘Western names’ because their real names are ‘too difficult to pronounce’.Staff from ethnic minorities told watchdog inspectors line managers at the University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Trust made the racist request – but bosses have insisted
- A new dad from Brighton who suffered from headaches and stress for months received a devastating diagnosis - but after joining a clinical trial, he made an incredible recovery
- An outrageous advert for a city flat has been ridiculed online after it was discovered the new tenant had to leave the house for six hours each day - despite paying for the space
Kristen Bell agrees with Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher over not bathing their kids every day: ‘I like waiting for the stink’Kristen Bell agrees with Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher over bathing their kids (Picture: Getty/Rex)Kristen Bell has thrown her support behind Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher, who last week caused a stir by saying they don’t bathe their children until they can ‘see the dirt on them’.The couple sparked a debate with their appearance on Dax Shepard’s Armchair Expert podcast where they made the bold claim, but now Kristen and her husband Dax have said they pretty much do the sa
Love Island 2021: Kaz Kamwi’s family subjected to ‘vulgar racist abuse’ as they plead viewers to ‘be kind’Kaz Kamwi’s family and friends have spoken out on her behalf (Picture: ITV/REX/Shutterstock)Love Island 2021 star Kaz Kamwi’s family has spoken out about the horrific racist abuse they have faced while she has been on the show.Kaz’s loved ones shared a message on her Instagram Stories pleading with viewers to ‘be kind’.‘Morning guys, Kaz’s family and friends here,’ the message began. ‘We understand that a lot of you love watching the show and
- Austria, Germany, Latvia, Norway, Romania, Slovenia and Slovakia will all move to the quarantine-free tier at the end of the weekend, in a boost for those looking to book a getaway on the continent.
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