- Rishi Sunak is preparing a 'pay restraint' across the public sector, despite the £6,000 pay rise being a key policy in the 2019 Tory manifesto.
- Gary Doidge, 27, was handed a 12-week suspended prison sentence after boiling two rats alive (Picture: RSPCA / SWNS.COM)A man has been spared jail after killing two rats by pouring boiling water over them.Gary Doidge, 27, inflicted ‘terrible suffering’ on the animals after they were captured in a plastic bin in Tavistock in West Devon on August 10.He was handed a 12-week suspended prison sentence on November 24 after being prosecuted by the RSPCA.A clip of the horrific incident was w
- Office for National Statistics data show that the coronavirus death toll in England and Wales rose nine per cent in the week to November 20 after surging by 40 per cent in the last week of October.
- Steve Thompson, 65, who was laid off by BBC Radio Lincolnshire until the end of the year for describing a clash between players as 'handbags', accused of a homophobic comment about Lewis Montsma, 22.
- William Israel (pictured), 23, was killed trying to cut through Canterbury East station in Kent to get to a friend's house after leaving a nearby nightclub in the city.
- Heartwarming footage shows Eva Ahmed , 28, walking out of hospital as staff line up against the corridors to give her a guard of honour
- Under the new swabbing scheme - which starts tomorrow when England's national lockdown ends - councils will be entitled to target specific groups for regular, asymptomatic testing.
Chilling new photos show grinning French serial killer 'Dr Satan' on trial after murdering 60 peopleMarcel Petiot was a respected doctor in France until his horrific murders were uncovered during World War II, and rare photos of his trial are now up for auction.
- ‘Tis still the season! (Pictures: Montezuma’s/Sainsbury’s)To Christmas fans all over, the beginning of December can mean only one thing –it’s finally advent calendar season.
Many will have bought their chosen calendars already, but life can come at you pretty fast, so there’s likely no shortage of people who’ve woken up today looking for a last-minute calendar.If that’s you, then never fear, for we’ve put together a list of some of the best a
- Around 480 frontline NHS workers are taking the cold and flu spray - which contains seaweed - in a bid to see if it can prevent and reduce the severity of coronavirus
Phillip Schofield wasn’t having it when he heard Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove’s suggestion that two Scotch eggs and a pickle on the side could be perceived as a ‘substantial meal’.On Wednesday 2 December, people in areas across the country that are placed in tier 2 will be permitted to order alcohol at pubs and restaurants up until 10pm if they do so with
Jake Paul has challenged Conor McGregor to a boxing match, after it was revealed he fought Nate Robinson with a broken nose.
The YouTuber won after a brutal knockout against the former NBA star, with Jake opening up about his unusual training period following the win.Sharing a gruesome image of his broken nose, he wrote on Twitter: ‘Broke my nose meditating 3 weeks ago and couldn&r
I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! star Ruthie Henshall has apologised after sharing details of her romp with Prince Edward inside Buckingham Palace.The musical theatre star previously told her fellow campmates that she had sex with the prince in the Royal residence, confessing that she ‘fell in love with him’.Now, she’s said that she regrets telling the s
- The government doesn't deny the document exists, but Michael Gove says he hasn't seen it
- Ahmed Mukhtar was last seen in the early hours of Friday morning near the Centre for Life in Newcastle. Northumbria Police and his family are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare.
- Hugh let the news slip (Picture: Getty/Rex)It’s been one hell of a year – so of course, Charlie Brooker is going to make fun of it.The Black Mirror creator is producing a mockumentary about 2020 for Netflix, starring Hugh Grant, and it may just be the tonic we need.Hugh, 60, let the news slip in an interview with New York Magazine, saying: ‘I’m doing a thing tomorrow, actually. Charlie Brooker has written a mockumentary about 2020. It’s for Netflix, and I am a histo
- The west Londoners had to settle for a goalless draw at the weekend (Picture: Getty)Hakim Ziyech does not believe Chelsea created enough chances to win Sunday’s game against Tottenham though feels his side are very much in the Premier League title race.The Blues dominated possession against Spurs at Stamford Bridge though carved out few chances of note, with substitute Olivier Giroud nearly finding a late breakthrough after a mistake from Joe Rodon.While Frank Lampard felt his side had edg
- Georgia Ponton started working at Primark after she finished college. After spending her weekends working there, she's learned a number of things that she thinks fans should know
- Patricia and Leslie McWaters died from Covid on the same dayA couple married for nearly 50 years died from coronavirus within seconds of each other, their family said.Patricia McWaters, 78, and her husband Leslie, 75, passed away in hospital on November 24.‘They did almost everything together,’ the McWaters family said in a heartbreaking obituary.‘So it should be no surprise that they went to be with the Lord together within the very same minute.’Visit our live blog for t
- Cavani was the hero against Southampton (Picture: Getty)Steve Nicol believes Marcus Rashford can lead Manchester United’s attack in the future but says Edinson Cavani has to be playing at the present time.
Cavani, 33, was the hero as Manchester United fought back from 2-0 down to win 3-2 against Southampton on Sunday, scoring twice and assisting Bruno Fernandes.He had to settle for a place on the bench at the start of the match but Nicol thinks the Uruguay international proved his worth to
- Lochlan Stuart Rankine, 28, wasalone with his son, Bam, at their home in Hamersley in Perth's northwest when the incident occurred in August, 2018.
- After her husband found her unresponsive in the middle of the night, Maxine Bainton, a mum-of-four, is ruled to have died of alcohol poisoning when out on a family camping holiday an inquest said
- One lucky fan will get to own BTS’s actual outfits from the Dynamite video (Picture: BTS/Julien’s Auctions)BTS have donated the pastel outfits they wore in the music video for Dynamite to raise money for MusiCares at auction.The band’s costumes will be part of Julien’s Auctions MusiCares Charity Relief auction, raising money for people in the music industry whose careers have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Jungkook, Jimin, RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope and V &nda
- Working on the frontline during a pandemic is exhausting (Picture: Ken McKay/ITV/REX)When actor Laurence Fox tweeted about inviting a ‘large group over to lunch’ and hugging them all during a pandemic, I was frustrated and disappointed.Not because I don’t like hugs over lunch, but because it’s irresponsible, ignorant, privileged and could dangerously incite others to behave the same way.As a doctor working in intensive care during the pandemic, Fox’s words stung twi
- Thai wildlife officials made the shocking discovery of the severed tiger head and other tiger carcasses at the Mukda Tiger Park and Farm in the northeastern province of Mukdahan in Thailand.
- Los Angeles County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl was seen eating outdoors at a Santa Monica restaurant last Tuesday, just hours after voting to ban outdoor dining across the county.
Beheaded tiger is discovered among grim haul animal corpses during raid on a private zoo in ThailandThai wildlife officials made the shocking discovery of the severed tiger head and other tiger carcasses at the Mukda Tiger Park and Farm in the northeastern province of Mukdahan in Thailand.
- Choosing a renewable energy provider might require a little more investigation (Picture: Getty)With temperatures rising and experts warning of a climate emergency, a lot of us Brits have become more conscious of our carbon footprints in the past few years. As one of the quickest ways to reduce our carbon emissions, many of us have been convinced to make the switch to renewable energy. Figures by government regulator Ofgem show that new energy companies have rapidly increased their share of
- Andrea Golda, 52, plunged 23ft from the window in the middle of a night while on holiday in the Czech Republic. She had awoken feeling dizzy and blacked out before she fell.
- Chrome will stop support for Windows 7 in January 2022 (Credits: Photothek via Getty Images)Google’s hugely popular Chrome browser will stop running on millions of PCs around the world in a little over a year’s time.The tech giant will stop supporting the Windows 7 operating system in January 2022, meaning users will have to upgrade to Windows 10.The deadline has actually been extended by six months due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.Support for the older OS, which was launched
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