- This year’s islanders have given us some new phrases (Picture: ITV/Rex)Love Island has provided us with dramatic moments, shocking recouplings, cheeky snogs and plenty of memes – but it’s also given us a whole host of vocabulary.From ‘cracking on’ to ‘putting your eggs in one basket’, we have to thank the ITV2 show for introducing many new slang terms to the English language.This year though, there are two terms that seem to be hot topic amongst the isla
- Ofgem chief Jonathan Brearley was appearing in front of MPs when the lights in his office went off (Picture: Sky)The lights in the office of Ofgem’s CEO turned themselves off with impeccable timing – just as he was trying to reassure Brits over the looming gas crisis.
Jonathan Brearley was plunged into darkness while giving evidence to the Commons select committee earlier.
He had been trying to reassure MPs that the UK has ‘one of the most secure and resilient’ gas and el
New footage shows the prime minister shake hands with Brazil’s health minister shortly before he was diagnosed with coronavirus.Boris Johnson, 57, reportedly came into contact with Marcelo Queiroga, 55, while in New York City for the United Nations General Assembly.Shortly after, the Tory leader headed to the White House to meet Joe Biden, 78, in the hope of securing a free trade d
- Asked about the row, the PM told GB News: 'Everyone should take their jabs and I'm saying that not in a bullying way but just because I think it's a great thing to do.'
- In a video, an employee at a Yo! Sushi on Bond Street, London, can be seen refusing to seat BBC radio presenter and campaigner Lucy Edwards, 28, and her guide dog Molly.
- A woman was left shaken and scared after her cousin found an Apple AirTag hidden behind the registration plate on her car, and she still has no idea who put it there or why
- The strain which originated in Japan is known as R.1 and contains dangerous mutations that improve its 'transmission, replication, and immune suppression.'
- A judge ruled that both the former Health Secretary's government and personal accounts that were used for official business should be searched for material related to the case
- Leanne Stapleton faces prison for another 15 crimes (Picture: NCJ Media)A grandmother has vowed to stop thieving and turn her life around at her latest court appearance.Leanne Stapleton, 40, told a judge at Teesside Magistrates’ Court ‘I’m tired of it all now’ as she faces prison for another 15 crimes.Stapleton – who became a mum again four weeks ago – stole more than £200 in toiletries from Superdrug along with items from Lidl, New Look, Wilkinsons and
Liam Payne promises One Direction’s reunion will happen ‘sooner rather than later’ after six-year hiatusLiam Payne wants One Direction to reunite ‘sooner rather than later’ (Pictures: Getty / Rex)One Direction’s hiatus could be over ‘sooner rather than later’ if Liam Payne has anything to do with it – and it’ll be music to the ears of Directioners everywhere.Liam, 28, performed at Tom Parker’s In My Head charity concert where Tom reunited with The Wanted for the first time in seven years, and McFly who also recently got back together were also perfor
Michelle Visage revealed she battled a secret painful injury while competing on Strictly Come Dancing, without missing a step.The RuPaul’s Drag Race favourite appeared on the BBC One series in 2019, and was partnered with Giovanni Pernice.The pair managed to get to week nine of the competition, with Kelvin Fletcher and Oti Mabuse going on to take the crown.However, appearing on Lor
- The indebted firm is heavily linked to China's broader economy and fears of contagion have kept global stock and bond markets on tenterhooks, similar to the Lehman Brothers collapse in 2008.
The moment an earthquake hit Melbourne on Wednesday morning has been captured on camera following a broadcast of ABC News Breakfast, leaving the presenters stunned and floor staff shaken.The Australian city was rattled by a rare 5.9 magnitude earthquake which struck around 9.15am near the small town of Mansfield, 124 miles northeast of Melbourne, and is one of the largest on record.ABC j
- Boris Johnson faced disappointment as US President Joe Biden downplayed the prospect of a one-on-one trade agreement in a meeting at the White House
- 'Lucy's house' has been left abandoned for more than a decade after the occupants mysteriously vanished - leaving their beds still made, lights turned on and their clothes hanging in the wardrobe
- The historic meeting between Boris Johnson and Joe Biden at the White House last night was captured in full by the cameras - but the more important exchange of views was said without words, explains body language expert Judi James
- WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Stephanie Cain, 44, from Sheffield, paid £2,000 for a Neapolitan Mastiff called Delilah in January 2020 but claimed the dog is too closely 'inbred'.
- Donald Trump rejected the idea of constructing a golf course in Africa, proposed by 85-year-old South African golfer Gary Player, over fears he would be eaten by a lion, the new book Peril claims.
- Mary Queen of Scots carried the beads to her execution in 1587 (Picture: PA/Rex)A suspect has been arrested over the theft of historic treasures worth more than £1m from a medieval castle in West Sussex.
Among the items taken in the raid on May 21 were a set of ‘irreplaceable’ gold rosary beads carried by Mary Queen of Scots to her execution in 1587.Despite police arriving at Arundel Castle within minutes of the alarm going off, thieves also managed to escape with silverware an
- Education Minister James Merlino announced of Wednesday that all staff at government and independent run schools and childcare centres will need to be fully vaccinated by November 29.
- Gary Goodwin made the successful bid in the High Court over his late father Tom's (pictured) £4million fortune.
‘Quality and class’ – Rivaldo pleased to see Chelsea star Thiago Silva flourishing in the Premier LeagueRivaldo has been pleased with Thiago Silva’s recent performances in the Premier League (Getty)Rivaldo has admitted his delight for fellow Brazilian star Thiago Silva after the centre-back’s fine performances for Chelsea in recent weeks.Silva moved to west London from French giants Paris Saint-Germain last summer, but took a while to adjust to English football with Frank Lampard at the helm. However, after missing the start of this season following his participation in the Copa A
- Sunrise in South Shields on the autumn equinox on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 (Picture: PA)Fans of full-length boots, chunky jumpers and the brisk morning air, rejoice – your favourite season has arrived!
Today marks the autumn equinox, a day that holds a moment where the sun will light the northern and southern hemisphere equally at the same time, marking the official end of summer in the north half of the world.As it brings the end of the year closer, it’s often a season that get
- Amy weighed 15st 6lb at her heaviest and went from a size 12 to a size 22 in a matter of months. But after ditching the daily lunch dates, she has dropped seven dress sizes and now weighs 11st 4lb
- John McDonnell, a hardliner close to former leader Jeremy Corbyn, said his successor was leaving himself open to accusations of 'dishonesty' over changes that have provoked left-wing fury.
- Jane Shoulders, 60, and her 63-year-old husband Vic decided to rent out their three-bedroom house in Swindon, Wiltshire, for £750 per month after relocating to be near a sick relative.
- Peter Sutcliffe, also known as the Yorkshire Ripper, died aged 74 from Covid-19 on November 13 2020 at the University Hospital of North Durham after falling ill on October 27.
- Jesse Lingard scored the winner as Man Utd beat West Ham in the Premier League on Sunday (Picture: Getty Images)Manchester United and West Ham United meet for the second time in the space of a week on Wednesday night as the Hammers travel to Old Trafford for a third round Carabao Cup clash.The Premier League meeting was a dramatic one, with West Ham taking the lead before Cristiano Ronaldo pegged them back and then last year’s loan star Jesse Lingard came off the bench to score a late winn
- The 36-year-old came through the academy in the Portuguese capital (Pictures: Getty)Cristiano Ronaldo’s mother Dolores Aveiro has revealed that she is trying to persuade the Manchester United star to return to Sporting Lisbon before he ends his career.The five-time Ballon d’Or winner has already had one homecoming this summer, leaving Juventus to return to Old Trafford 12 years after leaving the club for Real Madrid.He has made an immediate impact already, scoring four goals in his f
- It’s the first Quality Street to include white chocolate. (Picture: Quality Street/Getty)Quality Street is a firm Christmas favourite – and we all have strong opinions about each sweet.Whether you would fight to the death for a toffee penny, or always leave the blue ones until last, your sweet choice, and the order you eat them in, matters.So Christmas chocolate fans will be delighted to know that there’s a new kid on the block this year.The new Crème Caramel Crisp sweet
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