- Tumbling temperatures did not deter friends in Tier 2 areas such as London from meeting at bars and restaurants for the first time in a month.
- Hannah knew she had to make some changes (Picture: Hannah Stewart / SWNS)An NHS worker who was embarrassed when someone asked if she was pregnant while wearing her scrubs has lost seven stone.Hannah Stewart, 42, lost the pounds and went from XXL-sized scrubs to a medium.The mum-of-two used to binge on sugary cereal and biscuits for breakfast, buttery sandwiches for lunch and bowls of pasta with jars of sauce for dinner.Hannah, a senior clinical photographer, from Birmingham, weighed 21 stone at
Holly Willoughby shares cheerful selfie as she enjoys snow day with Amanda Holden, Lisa Faulkner and moreHolly Willoughby got fully involved with all the snow fun on Sunday (Picture: @hollywilloughby, Instagram)Holly Willoughby, Amanda Holden and Lisa Faulkner were among the celebrities who couldn’t wait to get out and enjoy the snow as London and its surrounding areas became blanketed today. This Morning presenter Holly blessed her Instagram followers with a cheerful selfie, wrapping up warm and braving the chill for the photo op. With thick snow flakes falling over her hair, Holly
- The violent assault was captured on CCTV camera and shows the gang surrounding the teenage boy, Yuri, from Ukraine and beating him unconscious in central Paris on January 15.
- Paige Lorenze, 22, opened up about her 'deeply traumatic' four-month relationship with Armie Hammer, 34, last week, describing how it left her emotionally and physically scarred.
- In England another 623 people have died in hospitals, one more death in Scotland, 44 more in Wales and there have been a further 14 fatalities in Northern Ireland
- Mesut Ozil has completed his eagerly anticipated transfer fromArsenal to Fenerbahce (Picture: Getty)Mesut Ozil has finally completed his eagerly anticipated transfer from Arsenal to Fenerbahce.
The former Germany international, one of the most gifted midfield playmakers of his generation, spent seven-and-a-half years in north London, helping the Gunners win the FA Cup on four occasions.
Despite his status as the club’s highest earner, the 32-year-old had been deemed surplus to requirements
- Mesut Ozil has left Arsenal and joined Turkish club Fenerbahce (Picture: AFP / Getty)Mesut Ozil has ended his seven-and-a-half year stay at Arsenal and completed a transfer move to Fenerbahce.The German playmaker joined Arsenal in the summer of 2013 from Real Madrid and went on to make 254 appearances for the Gunners.Ozil was a key figure for Arsenal under former managers Arsene Wenger and Unai Emery and played a part in three FA Cup triumphs and the club’s run to the Europa League final i
- Pubs, restaurants and cafes across England are currently only able to serve takeaways (Picture: Rex/ Getty)Pubs, restaurants and non-essential shops could remain closed until July this year after the Government quietly extended their lockdown powers.
The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) (No.3) Regulations 2020, brought in during July last year, were due to expire last week. The regulations allow the Government to close certain premises, such as those in the hospitality and
- Western Australian Liberal MP Alyssa Hayden was issued with a speeding ticket for allegedly going 20km/h over the limit in a 60km zone in the Byford on the Scarp estate on Perth's south-east.
- Get cheaper Maccies (Picture: Food for Thought)The only thing better than a McDonald’s meal is a discounted McDonald’s meal.
With this trick, you can enjoy the good stuff for more than half the price.
Money expert Martin Lewis shared a tip that can result in having a Big Mac with chips and a drink for just £1.99It is a bargain when you consider it normally costs £5.09 for a large meal.Over on his website MoneySavingExpert, he explains how you could use a previous McDonald
- (Photo by DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP via Getty Images)Chelsea legend Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink believes Billy Gilmour will prove to be ‘better’ than Jorginho and will ‘replace’ the Italian at Stamford Bridge.The Scottish youngster was given a rare start as Chelsea beat Luton Town 3-1 in a snowy west London on Sunday afternoon to progress to the fifth round of the FA Cup.Gilmour burst onto the scene last season when he dazzled in the competition against Liverpool but injuries ha
- Lilian Cox, 96, called out Boris Johnson for his efforts to control the virus following the death of sister Doris Hobday (Picture: REX/Getty)One half of the UK’s oldest identical twins has slammed the prime minister as a ‘bloody w****r’ for his handling of the pandemic, following the death of her beloved sister.Lilian Cox, 96, has been left devastated by the death of twin Doris Hobday, who passed away on January 5 after a two-week battle with Covid-19.She had called Doris on th
- Stricter rules may be about to come in (Picture: SWNS; EPA)Boris Johnson is expected to announce that some UK travellers will have to quarantine in hotels for 10 days.Arrivals from Brazil and South Africa, as well as some neighbouring countries, would have to pay for the mandatory stay, the prime minister could announce tomorrow.The Mail on Sunday report that Mr Johnson will chair the Covid-O committee tomorrow where the move will be discussed.He is believed to favour a more targeted a
- Joe Root socred 186 out of England first innings total of 339 (Picture: Sky Sports)Joe Root produced another masterpiece of sub-continental batting with a wonderful century that carried the England cause almost single-handedly in the second Test at Galle.Root followed his relentless 228 in the series opener with a knock of 186 from same elite level. The England captain had never before hit hundreds in back-to-back matches but there was an air of inevitability about his 19th Test ton, with his te
- The shadow home secretary said the country needed a 'comprehensive system and plan from the Government and stop moving from one chaotic situation to another'
‘It’s a problem’ – Chelsea great Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink slams Kepa Arrizabalaga after howler against LutonKepa Arrizabalaga failed to keep out Jordan Clark’s tame effort (Picture: beIN SPORTS)Chelsea hero Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink hit out at Kepa Arrizabalaga after the Spaniard’s first-half blunder against Luton and claimed any other top goalkeeper in the Premier League would have kept out Jordan Clark’s strike.Summer arrival Edouard Mendy has taken over the reins as Chelsea’s first-choice goalkeeper this season but Arrizabalaga was given a chance to impress on Sunday afternoon
- The Met Office has put a yellow weather warning in place stretching from coast to coast in southern England and ending just below Manchester
- Susanna Reid has been subjected to ‘toxic’ abuse in recent months (Picture: Getty Images)Susanna Reid admits it’s not easy being on the receiving end of ‘toxic and horrible’ abuse but ultimately, she has a job to do covering the coronavirus pandemic. The 50-year-old is no stranger to receiving criticism as host of Good Morning Britain alongside Piers Morgan. While it’s been particularly notable during the health crisis, Susanna’s found a way to
- The Royal British Legion has been blasted by military veterans after spending nearly £100,000 designing a new logo, which has been described as a 'gross misuse' of funds.
- Simone Norowzian, 21, had been staying with friends in Margate, Kent, and had enjoyed a night out before tragically falling to her death when she climbed over railings, thinking it would lead to the beach
- At least 10 memorial wreaths were taken from a monument for ethnic minority men and women outside Cardiff's City Hall and left in or on a nearby bin.
- Adorable footage shows the magpie being showered with water in Mildura, Victoria where the mercury reached a sweltering 37C on Sunday.
- David Arquette apologises to daughter Coco over divorcing ex Courteney Cox (Picture: Getty)David Arquette admitted that he’d like to apologise to his daughter Coco, 16, for making her experience her parents splitting up, as he admitted ‘divorce is so difficult’.
Arquette, 49, shares Coco with ex-wife Courteney Cox. He and Friends star Courteney tied the knot in 1999 and were together for a decade, before splitting in 2010.
The Scream actor was asked in a recent Q&A with the
- Schools may not reopen until May, education leaders have warned (Picture: Getty Images)Pupils could continue learning from home until after Easter, as education leaders say they don’t expect schools to reopen until May.
Education Secretary Gavin Williamson is expected to make an announcement in the coming days, having previously stated that parents would have at least two weeks notice before classrooms reopen.But now a Government source has claimed the nation will remain in the current hom
- Met Police officers descend on the illegal rave in the Hackney railway arches (Picture: Richard Gardner/Rex)A massive illegal rave attended by more than 300 people in east London was shut down by police.Officers were scrambled to the railway arches on Nursery Road in Hackney in the early hours this morning, where hundreds of ravers were found packed inside.Loud music was heard coming from the venue and at one point the doors were padlocked from the inside to stop police getting in.Dozens of rave
- As white as the driven snow (Picture: PA)If it’s winter, then the prospect of seeing snow on the ground also rears its head – and this year has been no exception.Since the start of January various parts of the country have been blanketed in the white stuff, with London finally catching up and getting its own snowfall after Manchester and other parts of the north faced heavy snow.And while it can cause inconvenience, it does make everything look picturesque and wintry when it settles.
- Farmer Gary Davies, 36, died after being buried alive in St Harmon, Rhayader, Mid Wales, after trying to dig down into a hole to rescue his sheepdog Llecau who had fallen in.
- Kevin Pietersen has slammed England’s decision to not pick their best XI for the first two Tests against India (Picture: Getty)Kevin Pietersen has accused England of ‘disrespecting’ India ahead of their eagerly anticipated Test series by opting not to pick their strong possible XI.Joe Root’s side are currently in the midst of a two-Test series against Sri Lanka where the ability of their top order has been severely examined by the hosts’ spin bowlers.Youngsters Dom
- I heard the scrape of the front screen door in the Nigerian home I was staying in and assumed it was just one of the neighbours coming to visit.I was working on a community development project at the time and my hosts – a prominent local leader and his wife – were in their nearby bedroom, watching the latest instalment of a Nigerian soap opera. Visits from neighbours were common, so it was nothing out of the ordinary. When I turned my head to look at what caused the noise, I saw
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