- A primary school has removed stodgy desserts from the lunchtime menu, instead offering pupils healthy morning snacks to help prevent 'sugar crash' making them 'tired and irritable'
- Gwen with her family spanning over five generations (Picture: Keith Fennings / SWNS)Incredible photos capture a 100-year-old woman meeting her great-great-granddaughter.However, the moment is extra special as the new arrival is the first girl to be born into the family for 75 years.Great-great-grandma Gwen Smith first met baby Maeva at her home in Dene Holm Residential Care Home, in Kent.Little Maeva is the first female born to the Smiths since Gwen’s daughter Sandra, back in 1947.Gwe
- Shane Lee Brown, 25, was arrested on January 8, 2020, in Henderson, Nevada, for a bench warrant that belonged to Shane Neal Brown, then 49.
- State media said tigers and other animals can be easily alarmed when so close to the glass. Chinese-government owned media said it would need to evaluate whether the glass was soundproof.
- Consumer group Which? has accused Tinder of charging gay and lesbian users more for its premium service (Credits: Getty Images)Dating app Tinder is charging young gay and lesbian users and people over 30 more for its premium service.
That’s according to an investigation by consumer watchdog Which?It claims the dating service is being discriminatory and possibly breaking the law.Which? asked almost 200 mystery shoppers to create real profiles and make a note of prices quoted for Tinder Plus
- Yorktown Memorial Hospital in Texas, US, was founded in 1950 by a catholic group the Felician Sisters and served as a rehabilitation centre for those suffering from drug and alcohol abuse until it closed in 1980
- The hotel brand will be covering all of your expenses and paying a stipend for the correspondents (Picture: TikTok/Marriott Bonvoy)After a new gig that lets you travel the world? This could be the one.
Major hotel brand Marriott Bonvoy is looking to hire three people to be their official TikTok correspondents in 2022.Every correspondent will get to have ten luxury stays in the Marriott’s portfolio of hotels, which also includes the Westin, Moxy Hotels, and St Regis and the Ritz-Carlton, as
Dancing On Ice star Sean Rice’s wife posts heartbreaking tribute after his death aged 49: ‘I wish heaven had visiting hours’Sean appeared on Dancing On Ice between 2011 and 2012 (Picture: Steve Meddle/Rex/Shutterstock)Sean Wife’s wife Jodeyne Higgins paid tribute to the former Dancing On Ice professional as she spoke out for the first time following his death on January 14.The Canadian professional ice skater took part on the ITV competition in 2011 and 2012 and was a firm favourite with fans.His death came as a shock to the world of pro ice skating, having competed in the World Championships with his
- The war over WFH turned sour today after Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng ordered civil servants who are avoiding their offices in Whitehall in central London to 'get back to work'.
- Secretary of State Antony Blinken said there was no 'breakthough' in his talks with his Russian counterpart on Ukraine but said both sides will return to the negotiating table next week.
- Labour today lashed out at a delay of almost a year between scientists first warning the Government of the importance of good airflow in schools and the launch of a pilot scheme to work out how to improve it.
- Could Call Of Duty: Vanguard’s sales have something to do with it? (pic: Activision)With talk of diversifying the company’s output, it’s believed Activision will stop releasing a new Call Of Duty game every year.Ever since 2005, Activision has released a new Call Of Duty game every year. It’s practically a tradition at this point, a tradition that apparently could come to an end very soon.In the wake of Microsoft’s industry shaking acquisition of Activision Blizzard
- Thomas Tuchel is struggling to get the bet out of Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku (Picture: Getty)Jamie Carragher has warned Thomas Tuchel he is dealing with a ‘timebomb’ in the shape of the club’s record signing Romelu Lukaku.The 28-year-old returned to Stamford Bridge in the summer following a £97million move from Inter and was billed as the final piece in Tuchel’s jigsaw.After a bright start, however, Lukaku’s form has deteriorated rapidly to the extent he is
- Angelina Kuznetsova, 21, promoted a hotel on her social media - but it led to a flood of complaints after a prominent place of worship in Yekaterinburg, Russia, was visible in the background
- The father of a UPenn swimmer said his daughter and 'a good number' of teammates feel they can no longer compete fairly with trans swimmer Lia Thomas on their team and demanded changes.
- Samantha Allen, 28, from Oklahoma in the US, has been shaving since she was a child because of a health condition meaning she has more body hair than other women - but she's not hiding anymore
- Prince Charles has opened a playpark in Ayrshire, Scotland (PA)The Prince of Wales has opened a nature-based children’s adventure park inspired by his grandson’s treehouse. Charles explored the playpark in Ayrshire, Scotland, on Thursday, following a line of children as he made his way across the longest of the suspended wobble bridges.The 300-square metre rustic wooden playground is nestled six metres up among the trees on the Dumfries House estate and features elevated rope br
- Ziggy is worried for Dean (Picture: Channel 5)Home and Away viewers have been worried for the future of Dean and Ziggy – as Dean has shut himself off following his recent ordeal.While patient with him, Ziggy is trying to resurge the spark between them, but is Dean ready?
Here, Sophie Dillman, who plays Ziggy, gives Metro.co.uk the lowdown of what’s ahead, how Ziggy feels about Dean and whether she has enjoyed playing the story.
Are you able to summarise where Ziggy and Dean are at as
- The UK Health Security Agency (UKHS) today said the sister variant of the usual BA. 1 type Omicron Covid mutation has also been found in other European countries
- Royal Editor Russell Myers tells the Mirror's royal podcast Pod Save the Queen that Prince William was part of the decision to strip Prince Andrew of his titles as the saga affects the future of the monarchy
- Under a strategy to rationalise the government estate in London, there will only be capacity for 50 per cent of staff to be at their desks from 2030.
- The German says every decision he makes is for the benefit of the team (Pictures: Getty / MUTV)Manchester United interim boss Ralf Rangnick has again defended his substitution of Cristiano Ronaldo, also revealing Bruno Fernandes has been similarly unhappy in the past, but insists his decisions are always in the best interests of the team.The five-time Ballon d’Or winner threw a strop during United’s 3-1 victory over Brentford on Wednesday night when he was withdrawn for Marcus Rashfo
- The retired Aussie tennis star turned commentator went on an extraordinary attack against the body shamers telling followers she had received a barrage of cruel comments like, 'why are you so fat?'
- Mack makes a big mistake (Picture: ITV)Emmerdale’s Mack Boyd is about to make a costly error of judgement when he shares a drunken kiss with Dawn Taylor (Olivia Bromley) after becoming jealous of Charity Dingle’s (Emma Atkins) closeness to ex Vanessa Woodfield (Michelle Hardwick).Actor Lawrence Robb, who plays him, reckons that Mack genuinely does love Charity but feels she has a torch still for Vanessa.
Feeling insecure, Mack will go off the rails somewhat, putting his whole relatio
Paul Merson makes Premier League predictions including Chelsea vs Tottenham, Manchester United and ArsenalMerson has delivered his predictions for this weekend’s action (Picture: Sky Sports)Paul Merson has made his predictions for the upcoming round of Premier League fixtures, including Chelsea’s clash against Tottenham.The Blues were held to a 1-1 draw against Brighton in midweek, before their defeat to current league leaders Manchester City last weekend.Thomas Tuchel’s side go up against familiar opposition on Sunday when they welcome Spurs to Stamford Bridge.Tuchel’s Chels
- via bbc.co.ukWatch the key moments as defending champion Naomi Osaka is knocked out of the Australian Open in the third round by American Amanda Anisimova, who survived two match points.
- A number of games inspired by Wordle have popped up online (Picture: STEFANI REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images)You better believe it, there’s now another new version of Wordle.The super-popular online word game went viral in January, in part thanks to players sharing its results grid on Twitter.But unlike Absurdle and Wheedle, the newest take on the simple-yet-engaging puzzle is a tad… naughty.It’s called Lewdle, so you can probably deduce what kind of words it wants you to guess.
- Grisham says Melania Trump was known for 'popping into' East Wing meetings, and the president held meetings in the residence before Jan. 6 to avoid leaks.
- Holiday resort chain Butlin's is looking for one family of 'Funbassadors' to tell them what they love and what they don't - and they will even pay you big money to visit the resorts!
- via bbc.co.ukDet Insp Neil Corbel covertly recorded women with spy cameras in hotel rooms over several years.
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