- Sudesh Amman, 20, was shot dead by armed police after he stole a 10-inch knife from a shop in Streatham on February 2, 2020 and stabbed two bystanders while wearing a fake suicide belt.
- The seven-day average for last week was at 54% in the same week in 2019, the Office for National Statistics revealed.
- Energy bosses have blasted successive governments for failing to invest more in building gas storage facilities amid a worsening energy crisis.
- It’s Angry Birds for real (Benjamin Anthony Roberts via Storyful/YouTube)Delivery drones in Australia have had to be grounded after they were attacked mid-air by ravens.The aggressive birds have been taking out the drones in a suburb of the Australian capital, Canberra as they attempt to deliver things like coffee and medical supplies.The attacks meant that drone operator Wing, which works in partnership with tech giant Google, had to halt deliveries in certain areas. Bird experts have bee
- BP has blamed a lack of HGV drivers for disruption at its pumps (Picture: EPA)BP is to ration fuel deliveries and has been forced to close some petrol stations due to a lack of HGV drivers, according to reports.
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- Scooby the foul-mouthed parrot has picked up a few swear words (Picture: North News)A northern parrot is winning a legion of fans who can’t get enough of his foul-mouthed tirades.Scooby the lippy African Grey loves nothing better than telling his owner Lorraine Gregory to ‘f*** off’.He even does it when she gets home from her gruelling shifts at the James Cook Hospital in Middlesbrough.But Lorraine, 58, has decided to put Scooby’s antics to much greater use – cheeri
- Kinder to your body and the planet (Picture: Metro.co.uk)Are your tampons adding to the climate crisis?Each year 1.5-2 billion menstrual items are flushed down Britain’s toilets, while another 200,000 tonnes end up in landfill as plastic waste.
But don’t worry — there are a whole load of innovative, eco-friendly and super practical period products on offer — including everything from period-friendly gym leggings to pain relieving patches.Here are our favourite reusable, b
- Donatus Ratkus was 16-years-old when he hurled a brick through the window of a home in Coventry before ransacking it and dragging the elderly woman inside off the toilet
- The works cost £2,300 in total (Picture: Jam Press)We love a good DIY transformation. It keeps costs down, adds character and makes for a great story. One couple has shared the incredible transformation they undertook to change their old, tired-looking bathroom into a modern masterpiece – for just £2,300. All the while teaching themselves DIY skills using only YouTube. Lucy Young, 39 and her husband, Leon Young, 44, live with their three-year-old daughter, F
- The U.S. special envoy for Haiti resigned on Wednesday because he didn't want to be involved with the 'inhumane' deportation of Haitian migrants.
- Rats are managing to get into homes via toilets, pest controllers claim (stock image) (Picture: Rex)There’s been another sighting of the notorious ‘rats as big as cats’- this time in Norwich.
People have been claiming for years that rodents are getting big enough to rival their feline foes but lockdown appears to have ramped things up a level.Last year pictures in the New York Post implied that rats in Liverpool had grown as high as the city’s famous Liver Building.Their
- David Arnold's body was found at his home in Pembrokeshire along with his wife Christina Arnold who had died through suffocation after a plastic bag was put over her head
- The royal couple have arrived at One World Trade Center for a meeting with NYC Mayor de Blasio and state Governor Kathy Hochul, as they kick off their first public visit to the city since quitting the UK.
- The Holderness Heath group of GP surgeries across East Yorkshire has come under intense criticism from some of its patients, who claim they have been unable to get face-to-face appointments
- Over half of parents take their kids to concerts - and the majority of those say taking their kids to their first concerts was one of the best experiences of their life
Linda Evangelista says she’s been left ‘permanently deformed’ from fat-reducing procedure five years agoLinda Evangelista says she’s been left ‘permanently deformed’ from fat-reducing procedure – pictured in 2015 (Picture: Getty)Linda Evangelista claims she has been left ‘permanently deformed’ and ‘brutally disfigured’ after undergoing a fat-reducing procedure five years ago.
The iconic supermodel, 56, shared a statement to Instagram that revealed she is now taking legal action, after she developed a rare side effect from the CoolSculpting procedure
- Car manufacturer Ford commended the children's imaginations and have mocked up the dream car - but joked it may not appear on their forecourts in the next decade
- Kennedy, a passionate scrimshaw collector, displayed the 6.5in rarity, which depicts a bark-rigged Yankee whaler boat with sails scanning the horizon, in the Oval Office until his death.
- Steven Hill's granddaughter, Sophia Rose, was born in the early hours of Wednesday, September 22, following in the footsteps of Steven's wife, Pauline and his daughter Laura
- Her mum Sarah said: ‘This should not happen to a child’ (Picture: PA Real Life)A 12-year-old girl who lost her sight in one eye after developing suspected steroid associated cataracts has finally found relief thanks to an over the counter remedy that costs less than a tenner.Scarlet September was just six when she was first prescribed steroid creams for eczema.When she stopped using them, she experienced topical steroid withdrawal (TSW), the symptoms of which include everything from
- Meghan and Harry are backing more charity work this weekend at Global Citizen Live - alongside a star studded lineup including BTS and Billie Eilish
- Police spokesperson Fachrur Rozi said the boy was immediately remorseful and ran outside to ask neighbours for help. His mother was taken to hospital, but she died of her injury later that evening
- The world's first teletext service was launched on September 23, 1974, with the BBC's Ceefax, before main rival Oracle (later Teletext) followed soon after.
- The former Leicester East MP was reprimanded by the Independent Expert Panel for his behaviour towards Jenny McCullough
- Moderna's chief executive Stéphane Bancel said there will be enough jabs to vaccinate the world's 8billion people by the middle of next year and he expects a return to normal by this time in 2022.
- Point Park University in Pittsburgh sent out a new policy to students ahead of the 2021/22 school year regarding 'misgendering, pronoun misuse and deadnaming.'
- Emina Ilora Alice Winterbottom was found in the WiFi park in central Palma on Wednesday after her parents reported she was last seen on August 31.
- The latest report by the Monetary Policy Committee said CPI inflation is now expected to be 'slightly above' 4 per cent in the fourth quarter of the year.
- Twelve J-16 fighters, two J-11 fighters, and two H-6 nuclear-capable bombers entered Taiwan's air defence identification zone today in one of the largest incursions by Chinese aircraft in recent months.
- Mike Coles, who has lived in Woodwalton, Cambridgeshire, for 53 years, says he and wife Christine were forced to live upstairs because it was not safe to move to a hotel
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