- Tim Kemp was in Whiteman Park around 20km north of Perth this week when he spotted the snake making its way to a patch of vegetation floating in the swamp where the ducks had been sitting.
- The Masked Singer US made its comeback on Wednesday evening and season 4 has already slayed its first celebrity contestant – legendary rapper, Busta Rhymes. Busta, who was performing as The Dragon on the show, gave himself away to some of the judges and guests thanks to his recognisable walk and deep voice. Despite his best efforts to hide himself, he was forced to unmask at the end of the episode after receiving the lowest votes from the audience. Speaking to TVLine after h
- My parents knew exactly what they were doing when they named me. My mom, having lived in Detroit and loving Motown, always wanted to have a girl called Diana, after her favourite singer from The Supremes. It just so happened that she ended up married to my dad, whose surname is Ross. And so I grew up listening to the music of my namesake and the band. I never needed anyone to tell me I have the same name as one of America’s most famous singers, I have known since day
- A loophole in Government restrictions mean McDonald’s and other similar businesses can still serve after 10pm (Picture: Getty Images)Drive-thru and delivery services at McDonald’s are exempt from the 10pm curfew as new restrictions hit the UK tonight.A fresh coronavirus crackdown was unveiled on Tuesday, with pubs, bars and restaurants forced to close at 10pm from today as the country sees its third-largest jump in confirmed cases since the pandemic hit.While the new restrictions wil
Ofcom has received over 200 complaints after Matt Lucas mocked the Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the Great British Bake Off’s opening scenes.
Yes, 202 people actually took the time to report the comedy sketch, which launched this year’s series of the Paul Hollywood fronted show.
The media watchdog confirmed the news to Metro.co.uk, telling us: ‘We’ve received 20
- The tiered approach will help decide where lockdowns are needed (Pictures: Getty/Metro.co.uk)A traffic light system is being considered for all areas of England, to keep track of local outbreaks and help decide where lockdowns are needed.Ministers have reportedly approved the plan which would see local authority areas ranked red, orange or green – depending on the severity of the pandemic locally.The system would work in tandem with the new NHS app and users would receive automatic alerts
- Your weekly hot list is here (Picture: Metro.co.uk)Nicole Mowdray has put together a list of the latest hottest items, from beauty to recipes, clothes and sporting accessories, to make sure you’re all set for a comfy, cosy and tasty next six months of lockdown.1. You’ve got to hand it to DecléorLeaves hands soft, supple and smelling divine (Picture: Decleor)Rosemary has natural antibacterial properties so there’s no better time to be washing your hands with it than right
- Thom Yorke and Dajana Roncione have reportedly tied the knot (Picture: Getty Images)Radiohead star Thom Yorke has reportedly married his actress girlfriend Dajana Roncione in a stunning wedding ceremony. The happy couple are said to have tied the knot at the Valguarnera in Bagheria, Sicily on Saturday. Photographer Greg Williams shared a gorgeous photo of the newlyweds lying on a sofa in the exquisite villa, with Dajana, 36, in her ruffled white wedding gown and Thom, 51, looking smart
- Beverley Callard could have been taking to the glitzy dance floor (Picture: ITV/REX)Coronation Street’s Beverley Callard has revealed she had ‘serious talks’ with Strictly Come Dancing before her hip injury.The Liz McDonald star could have been switching the Rovers Return for the glitzy dance floor – but it seems her nightmare injury got in the way.She admitted it’s her ‘dream’ to be on the show, explaining: ‘They’ve asked me a few times over
- Chelsea have completed the signing of goalkeeper Edouard Mendy from Rennes (Picture: Getty)Chelsea have continued their summer spending spree by completing the signing of Rennes goalkeeper Edouard Mendy.The 28-year-old becomes the seventh new arrival at Stamford Bridge and will provide significant competition for Kepa Arizzabalaga.Lampard lost faith in the Spain international last season and relied on veteran Willy Caballero during the latter stage of a disappointing campaign for Chelsea’s
- Paid workers were tasked with cleaning the rubber contraceptives before reshaping them with wooden dildos. The operation was being run from a warehouse in the province of Binh Duong.
- Armed officers charge on protesters in Louisville after two police officers were shot (Picture: AP)Two police officers have been shot as protests erupted across the US over the grand jury’s decision not to charge the officers who shot black paramedic Breonna Taylor dead in her home.Louisville Police Chief Robert Schroeder said the officers did not have life-threatening injuries, and a suspect is in custody.Ms Taylor, 26, was shot multiple times as three officers stormed her home using
- Piers Morgan sent Gary Lineker to sleep with an extract from his book (Picture: ITV)Piers Morgan joked he sent his TV nemesis Gary Lineker to sleep with a reading from his new book.The presenter is releasing his book Wake Up this year and wanted to let his pals have an early look.Getting together for a photo over dinner with Gary and EastEnders star Jake Wood, Piers posted the snap on Instagram and said: ‘The book launch is off to a thrilling start! Both guests loved it… #WakeUp.&rs
- The Prime Minister and his Chancellor Rishi Sunak reportedly received a briefing from the expert, and from Oxford University's Professor Carl Heneghan, who supports the new restrictions.
- The 3D mask weighs about the same as a cuddly toy (Picture: REUTERS)Now that masks are a part of our everyday attire, people are opting to wear ones that show off their personalities.Those that wear glasses, though, are more concerned with masks that won’t fog up their specs as they’re going about their socially-distanced days.Japanese artist Takahiro Shibata has come up with a funny way to poke fun at this ‘new normal’ problem, designing a ramen noodle bowl mask that mak
- Abdul Abu-Mahmoud was convicted on Thursday for organising and financing the shooting of Brayden Dillon at his Glenfield family home in Sydney on Good Friday in 2017.
- As of Thursday September 24, fines have doubled to £200 on a first offence, doubling further on each repeat offence to a maximum of £6,400 if you get caught a sixth time
- The British Medical Association called for the mask rule to be extended to offices (Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto)Face masks should be made compulsory for all office workers to help drive down the spread of coronavirus indoors, leading medics have warned.Boris Johnson announced earlier this week that they will now be mandatory for shop staff, anyone getting a taxi and all employees and customers in pubs and restaurants except those sitting down to eat or drink. Fines for flouting the rules h
- Former Prime Minister David Cameron, 53, has submitted plans to West Oxfordshire District Council for the outdoor pool, but flood officials need more information before approving them.
- The footage recorded the renewed unrest in Minsk after President Alexander Lukashenko was sworn in for a sixth consecutive term in an unannounced inauguration despite allegations of vote rigging.
- Lucas Torreira was left out once again as Arsenal beat Leicester City (Getty Images)Mikel Arteta refused to rule out the prospect of Arsenal losing Lucas Torreira and Reiss Nelson before the end of the transfer window.The Uruguay international has yet to feature for the Gunners this season and is reportedly close to joining Atletico Madrid on loan for the remainder of the season.Nelson has also been made available on loan and is expected to leave Arsenal before the window closes on October 5.Tor
- Richard Pusey has been charged with a raft of offences following the deadly collision on the Eastern Freeway in Kew, Melbourne, on April 22.
- Google Doodle is celebrating Arati Saha on September 24. In September 1959 she became the first Asian woman to swim the English Channel, putting behind a heartbreaking defeat weeks earlier
- Dayot Upamecano is reportedly Manchester United’s top target at centre-back (Picture: Getty)Dayot Upamecano has poured cold water on rumours that he could be set for a move to Manchester United and insists he remains fully ‘focused’ on playing for Leipzig for the time being.
United head coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is keen to bring in a central defender with pace to make up for Harry Maguire’s lack of mobility and has reportedly identified Upamecano as his priority target i
- Last night revellers across the country were pictured making the most of the late-night freedom before Pubs, restaurants, bingo halls, casinos and cafes will be ordered to close their doors at 10pm tonight
- Doctors restarted the trials in the UK on Saturday, September 12, five days after a side effect was investigated. But regulators in the US have not followed almost two weeks later.
- Christian Brueckner, 43, had challenged the arrest warrant issued over a 2005 rape charge. But the European Court of Justice earlier today found the subsequent conviction was justified.
- Harry Styles reacting to fan who stops him on street to perform cool hat trick is just so wholesome (Picture: Rex)There’s not a lot that Harry Styles can’t do that will send fans into a frenzy and a new video doing the rounds of him interacting with a fan is doing exactly that.
The Watermelon Sugar singer, 26, was stopped by a fan on the street who wanted to show him a pretty cool trick.
Harry was only too happy to stop and watch and his reaction is one of the reasons why fans can&rs
- The heavyweight veteran returns to the ring in November (Pictures: Instagram / Getty Images)Boxing legend Mike Tyson has opened the door to fighting heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua once he has seen off Roy Jones Jr. in their upcoming exhibition match.Iron Mike is set to return to the ring 15 years on from his last professional fight against Kevin McBride, with the 54-year-old taking on former four-weight world champ Jones in California in November.The fight has been put on to raise money for
Burglar Henry Vincent's fraudster father makes £1.5m after selling farm bought for £325,000 from OAPRosemary Vincent bought Snagbrook Farm for £325,000 from retired farmer Dudley Wright in 2018. Her husband Henry sold the property in Hollingbourne, Kent, at auction for £1.5m .
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