- Karen Simeson has been injected with AstraZeneca's "antibody cocktail", which potentially offers immediate protection from coronavirus for between six months and a year
- Is pasta water good for plants? (Picture: Getty Images)If you dump your pasta water down the plughole without a second thought, you’re committing a terrible crime… at least according to foodies on the internet.
Pasta water, people claim, is ‘liquid gold’, to be poured into sauce, soups, and even used to make bread.
Could pasta water also be good for our houseplants?
The idea of using pasta water for plants is pretty simple. Rather than using plain tap water, you save the
Coronavirus news live: Boris Johnson says pubs can team up with takeaways to serve ‘substantial meals’ as Covid vaccine arrives in UKPubs and takeaways can team up (Picture: DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP via Getty Images)Boris Johnson has said that pubs that team up with local takeaways will be allowed to open in tier two.Pubs in tier two lockdown areas are only allowed to serve alcohol with ‘substantial meals’, with ‘wet pubs’ being forced to shut their doors.Meanwhile, the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine has been delivered to the UK ready for the first doses to be given out next week, according to Sky News.The vacc
- Here’s everything you missed as the show reached its finale (Picture: Rex)I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!’s semi-final didn’t disappoint last night, with plenty to keep us entertained as we head towards the final.
Whether it was the annual celebrity cyclone proving more epic than ever, Kiosk Cledwyn saying goodbye to the series and slamming his doors shut one last time, or Vernon Key and Jordan North dresses up like elves, it had something for everyone.
- Youngsters headed out in Cardiff (pictured) and Swansea before the strict new measures come into force. The hospitality sector has been rocked by the move, which will see a 6pm curfew on pubs.
- Dr Anthony Fauci questioned the level of scrutiny given to the Pfizer vaccineThe UK medicines regulator has defended the speed at which it approvedthe Pfizer coronavirus vaccine after America’s top infectious disease expert questioned the level of scrutiny.Dr Anthony Fauci, the director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, warned confidence in the breakthrough jab could be undermined due to how fast it was given the green light.
He told CBS that American regulat
- Natasha Hayes hoped what was not spent on the weekly food shop would enable her to afford treats for her sons. But due to the pandemic, the family's Christmas tin is now empty
- Trump's personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, traveled to Georgia on Thursday to present footage to a Senate Judiciary subcommittee that allegedly shows evidence of election fraud.
- Dr Fauci has backed down after he accused the UK drug regulator of failing to adequately scrutinise data from manufacturers before becoming the first country to clear the Pfizer /BioNTech jab.
- Marise Payne gave a speech to public servants in Canberra on Friday after tensions with the communist superpower escalated dramatically this week.
- The British actress posted the link to the On The Table video 'COVID-19 VACCINE, SHOULD WE TAKE IT?' along with a prayer hand emoji late on Thursday night.
- Can you really manifest your way to better finances? (Picture: Getty Images/fStop)December is traditionally a time of abundance, gluttony and merrymaking, but not this year: pandemic-fuelled furlough, redundancy or unemployment has meant that for many, there’s a lot less in the bank.
The rise in Universal Credit claimants tells its own story: over 2.4 million households have applied for it since the beginning of March.
If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that very few people are saf
- (Picture: Lime Pictures)Sienna Blake (Anna Passey) cheated on Brody Hudson (Adam Woodward) with Warren Fox (Jamie Lomas) last month in Hollyoaks, but it appears as if passion could ensue once more.
Sienna has been feeling increasingly isolated from Brody, after he refused to believe her regarding Liberty Savage (Jessamy Stoddart) needing help,Brody accused her of deliberately trying to steal baby Faith from her sister — an accusation which left Sienna devastated. However, Warren was incred
- (Picture: Lime Pictures)Hollyoaks is taking viewers back in time once more next week, as it returns to 1998 with a classic instalment which sees stalwart Mandy Richardson (Sarah Jayne Dunn) go missing.
Over the past couple of months, viewers have been enjoying some of the Channel 4 soap’s finest outings from years gone by.Two special series — Hollyoaks Favourites and [email protected] — kept us entertained with classic episodes during the Covid-19 pandemic, which saw production halt
From Do They Know It’s Christmas to Fairytale of New York: What’s the most overrated Christmas song?The Christmas songs are battling it outIt’s the most wonderful time of the year – and with the start of December comes the barrage of Christmas songs.Whether it’s the on the radio, while you’re out doing your Christmas shopping, or sticking on your favourite Christmas hits playlist, festive tunes are a little hard to avoid – especially with even more being released this year.Everyone’s got their favourites, and the ones they absolutely can’t stand.
- (Picture: ITV)Billy Fletcher’s (Jay Kontzle) secretive behaviour in Emmerdale leaves Ellis Chapman (Aaron Anthony) and Marlon Dingle (Mark Charnock) incredibly concerned.
Ellis and Marlon spot Billy going on what appears to be a drug deal, and it’s safe to say that their interests are piqued!Therefore, they decide to follow Billy and find out what he’s up to! Billy hasn’t a clue that he’s being followed, and thus he goes to a nearby house and exchanges a package for
- âYou can have The Vicâ¦ over my dead body.â#EastEnders. Tonight. 8.05pm pic.twitter.com/JUcxmFys5A— BBC EastEnders (@bbceastenders) December 4, 2020Ian Beale (Adam Woodyatt) is left for dead in EastEnders tonight (December 4), and a new clip has teased that Tina Carter (Luisa Bradshaw-White) could be the one to carry out the attack.Ian has single-handedly antagonised just about every resident of the Square.The Queen Vic landlord is the
- (Picture: BBC)Gray Atkins (Toby-Alexander Smith) offers Shirley Carter (Linda Henry) some words of encouragement in EastEnders regarding her broken relationship with Mick (Danny Dyer), but things don’t go according to plan.Shirley has been struggling to get along with Mick ever since Katy Lewis (Simone Lahbib) returned to his life.
The former landlord of the Queen Vic wants nothing to do with her, and has been repeatedly harsh in reiterating that she was a bad mother.
However, with the fes
- Peter Barlow in Coronation Street(Picture: ITV)The relationship between Carla Connor (Alison King) and Peter Barlow (Chris Gascoyne) in Coronation Street has always been a turbulent one to say the least!When the two of them are happy, they are a great couple to watch on screen, but with Peter’s alcohol addiction problems and Carla’s secret affair with Adam (Sam Robertson) creating tension amongst them, this relationship is heading for more problems as we near closer to the anniversar
- (Picture: ITV)Toyah Battersby (Georgia Taylor) and Imran Habeeb (Charlie de Melo) have attempted to make their fostering dreams come true in Coronation Street, and in the coming episodes, they receive some good news.
Toyah and Imran revealed their desire to become foster parents several months ago.They wasted little time in getting the ball rolling, but Oliver’s diagnosis with mitochondrial disease saw Toyah ultimately put her own dreams on the back burner in an effort to support Leanne (J
I’m A Celebrity 2020 recap: Shane Richie voted off leaving Giovanna Fletcher, Vernon Kay and Jordan North in finalWho will be crowned the winner of I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! (Picture: Rex)The ninth campmate has left I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! just one day before the final.In tense scenes which aired on Thursday night hosts, Ant and Dec revealed who would be leaving the castle.After calling out each person’s name, they announced that it was the end of the road for Shane Richie.Now the final three celebs, Giovanna Fletcher, Vernon Kay and Jordan North will be
- Pubs, bars and restaurants and Wales are banned from selling alcohol and must now shut at 6pm daily under a strict new coronavirus crackdown ahead of Christmas
- LA was reduced to a ghost town following the city's new lockdown order closing all essential businesses and banning travel, as the US recorded its worst daily death toll ofthe pandemic.
- Bible Wood-Spary, from Bolton, has been barred from seeing daughter Megan Pass after the care assistant was rushed into ICU after she went into cardiac arrest
- More than $80,000 worth of allegedly stolen infant formula and other health products in demand overseas have been discovered in three properties in Sydney.
- A Queensland writer with a love of spiders has filmed a giant huntsman crawling all over her face as she calmly grins.
- Police Scotland were forced to reassure people in Edinburgh that the 'explosions' were just the weather as a rare thundersnow storm struck the Scottish city amid subzero temperatures
- A festival goer who launched a nationwide search for a man who filmed a video on her phone after she lost it at a festival finds out he's not single.
- Bake Off finalist Laura felt ‘very guilty’ over Hermine’s exit (Picture: Channel 4/Getty)Great British Bake Off’s Laura Adlington has shared she felt ‘very guilty’ after Hermine was sent home by judges Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith in this year’s semi-finals.The controversial exit prompted cruel trolls to target Laura, and even sparked Ofcom complaints.Dissecting the moment Laura found out she had made it to the final, alongside Dave Friday and winner Pe
- The jury in former NRL star Jarryd Hayne's rape trial has been unable to reach unanimous verdicts on two charges of aggravated sexual assault.
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