- This early result is not unexpected as votes are being counted fast in Conservative strongholds (Picture: Getty/PA)Tory candidate Shaun Bailey has taken an early lead in the London mayoral election.The Conservative hopeful has clinched 40% of votes verified so far, while incumbent, Labour’s Sadiq Khan, has 35%.These early results – which came two-and-half hours into counting at 11.30am – are not unexpected as votes are being counted fast in Tory strongholds.A total of 16% of th
- Sasha Johnson, 27, remains in a critical condition in hospital (Picture: REX/PA)A second man has been charged over the shooting of Black Lives Matter campaigner Sasha Johnson at a house party.
Devonte Brown, 18, of Southwark, south London was charged yesterday evening with conspiracy to murder.
He will appear in custody at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Saturday, 12 June.Ms Johnson, 27, was shot in the head during a silent disco in a back garden in Peckham, south London, in the early ho
- Modric was England’s tormentor at the 2018 World Cup (Picture: Getty Images)Luka Modric has branded England as one of the favourites to win Euro 2020 ahead of the Three Lions’ opening fixture against Croatia on Sunday.Modric orchestrated England’s downfall at the semi-finals of the World Cup in 2018 as Croatia came out 2-1 winners after extra time in Russia three years ago.After their Croatia revenge mission, Gareth Southgate’s side take on Scotland, before their final gr
- Scenes like this from the 2018 World Cup will not be able to take place for the Euros (Picture: Getty)Get ready for a month of football action, as the UEFA Euro 2020 tournament kicks off.The best 24 teams of Europe will be competing to take home the trophy, with Wembley set to host the final on July 11.
It is an event every football fan has been greatly anticipating since it was delayed last year as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
Now that the games are going ahead, and pubs are open, many
- Boris Johnson was spotted getting an early morning workout session in ahead of a long day of crunch talks (Picture: AFP)‘Sausage wars’ will take up much of Boris Johnson’s time today, but that doesn’t mean he gets a day off from his own battle against the bulge.The Prime Minister vowed to shed some weight after needing intensive care treatment when he contracted the coronavirus in April 2020.He is regularly pictured running and cycling but puts his struggle with Covid-19
Made In Chelsea stars Ollie Locke and husband Gareth to welcome baby through surrogacy: ‘I cannot wait to meet you little one’Ollie Locke and husband Gareth are set to start a family together (Picture: Rex)Ollie Locke and husband Gareth are set to become fathers for the first time, welcoming a child through surrogacy.The Made In Chelsea star confirmed their happy news on Instagram, sharing a video of the moment their eggs were fertilised.‘I’m not crying, you’re crying! This is the very moment our eggs were fertilised…,’ the 33-year-old captioned the post.’In 9 months time, after bei
- N’Golo Kante will feature prominently for France at Euro 2020 (Picture: Getty)Arsene Wenger and Patrick Vieria have lavished N’Golo Kante with praise ahead of France’s Euro 2020 campaign.The Chelsea midfielder has enjoyed another stellar campaign with Chelsea, playing a pivotal role in their unlikely Champions League triumph under the guidance of Thomas Tuchel.Kante came close to joining Arsenal following France’s defeat against Portugal in the final of 2016, with Wenger
- Kim Jong-un recently increased penalties for North Korean citizens consuming South Korean entertainment (Picture: Getty)North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has reportedly branded K-Pop music a ‘vicious cancer’ after seeing South Korean culture embraced around the world.Bands from South Korea have skyrocketed to success, with seven-piece BTS leading the charge.However, the New York Times reports that the North Korean leader believes South Korean music, films, and videos are corrupting the
- This two-bedroom property is on the market with a reserve price of just £1 (Picture: Agents Property Auction / SWNS)It turns out you don’t need a massive deposit to get on the property ladder.
Just make sure you move quickly.
This two-bedroom semi-detached bungalow in County Durham is going up for auction with a reserve price of just £1.
That means that if you’re lucky enough to get in there first, and no one dares to up the price, you could own a home for less than the c
- President Joe Biden will hold a solo press conference after his meeting with Vladimir Putin next week, denying the Russian president the opportunity to stand by him.
- Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has told when he will return to work at the top of the state government - more than three months after suffering a serious spinal injury.
Pee-C! Police officer is investigated after being caught on home security camera urinating in publicA Cleveland Police officer is being investigated after he was caught urinating in public in Middlesborough, North Yorkshire. The officer is being dealt with by the force's ethics department.
- ‘You’re better off without them anyway,’ you think, brushing it off. Again.Cancellations on a first date with hours to go happen, but when it’s the seventh time in four months you come to understand that this is just a part of your life on dating apps as someone with Tourette Syndrome (TS).You still feel a surge of emotions every time; sadness, loneliness and frustration. The person who you had been investing time into growing chemistry with disappears in an instant
- Samantha Stewart, 25, was threatened with a knife in her home in Kings Norton, Birmingham after masked intruders made their way through the back door of the property.
- Officers were called at around 7.20pm yesterday to a footpath near Stonebridge Close in Telford following reports that a man was seriously injured. He was taken to hospital but died later in the evening
- Laura Sugden, from Driffield, East Yorkshire, said she played dead after crazed crossbow killer Tony Lawrence had murdered her partner Shane Gilmer at their home
- An eyewitness said ‘it was a drive-by shooting, an ambush’ (Picture: MEN Media)A man suffered serious injuries in a ‘drive-by shooting’ in Huddersfield.Armed police descended on Clara Street at around 2.30pm on Friday after reports of a firearms discharge.Officers found a man with injuries they have since described as ‘serious but not thought to be life-threatening’.Mohammed Mahfooz, 70, who was in the nearby mosque attending Friday prayers said: ‘I hear
- The Queen warches a mini Trooping the Colour ceremony at Windsor Castle (Picture: Getty/Splash News)The Queen has returned to Windsor Castle for her official birthday celebrations, including a scaled-back Trooping the Colour ceremony.
After an evening spent cracking jokes with world leaders in Cornwall for the G7 summit, the monarch watched soldiers and musicians take part in a socially distanced march in the parade area of the castle.
It marked the start of the official celebrations for the Que
- Chelsea and England midfielder Mason Mount has impressed Kylian Mbappe (Picture: Getty)France superstar Kylian Mbappe says Chelsea and England have a ‘superb player’ on their hands in Mason Mount.
Mount, a product of Chelsea’s academy, has enjoyed a meteoric rise over the last two seasons and was instrumental as the club finished fourth in the Premier League and won the Champions League for a second time in their history.
It was Mount’s pinpoint through ball that set up K
Kerry Katona in tears over late ex George Kay’s addiction struggles as she shares heartache at daughter DJ being left without dadKerry Katona opened up about ex George Kay’s addiction battles (Picture: Rex)Kerry Katona broke down in tears as she opened up about ex George Kay’s addiction battles.The Atomic Kitten singer’s former partner died in 2019, at the age of 39, following a drug overdose.Their child, Dylan-Jorge, was a toddler at the time of his death, and the star revealed her ‘anger’ that her daughter, seven, has been left without her dad.Speaking about the loss in an emotional chat, t
- Megan came to slay, not to play (Picture: Backgrid)Some folks would change out of their risqué photoshoot outfits after leaving the set, but not Megan Fox.Well, why would you when you look this good?The 35-year-old was serving us major runway vibes as she left a photoshoot in Los Ageles in a see-through mesh top.Top, bib, tomato, tomato.The actress kept adjusting the lapels of the blazer she wore over the beads to ensure no wardrobe malfunction occurred, and was successful in her mission.
- Ferdinand has selected an attacking line-up (Picture: Getty Images)A whole year later than originally planned, England’s Euro 2020 campaign finally gets underway with a tricky opening fixture against Croatia on Sunday.The Three Lions get their chance to exact revenge on the team who knocked them out of the World Cup at the semi-final stage in Russia in 2018, and Gareth Southgate has several big calls to make on who gets in his starting XI for the crunch clash.Harry Maguire’s fitness
- More than 1,000 demonstrators gathered in the shallow waters off Gyllyngvase Beach in Falmouth to protest at the destruction of the oceans by polluting nations.
- Due to her injuries, Laura Armstrong, from London, was unable to continue with her master’s degree at the Royal College of Music and was forced to defer her place
- Avery Sanford shared the story of how her father pulled the petty stunt on her mother, but the pair turned the action around by donating all the payment to a shelter
- Lobster diver Michael Packard was swallowed by a humpback whale and spat back out (Picture: Getty/Facebook)A man has escaped the jaws of death after being swallowed whole by a humpback whale and being miraculously spat back out. Professional lobster diver Michael Packard was around 45 feet below the surface in the waters off Cape Cod, Massachusetts, when the freak incident occurred. The 56-year-old father’s first thought was that he had been attacked by a shark. He told WBZ-
- Want a bite? (Picture: kevssnackreviews/Metro.co.uk)We’re always up for trying a new treat, and this particular chocolate bar has made it to the top of our must-buy list.
Why? Because it looks so delicious that we can almost justify the price tag.
Behold: the Cadbury Dairy Milk Caramilk Top Deck bar.
As the name gives away, this is a bar of Dairy Milk chocolate, topped with a layer of Caramilk – a caramel flavoured chocolate.
The bar used to only be available over in Australia, as a
- The steam engine pioneer, who died in 1819, was a key figure in the Industrial Revolution and was honoured with a gilded statue with colleagues Matthew Boulton and William Murdoch.
- A house has erupted in a ferocious blaze in Queensland leaving one person dead and another unaccounted for.
- D’Liza-Ezmae Donovan was ploughed into by a Range Rover on the way home from school in Swinton, Greater Manchester, on Thursday - police are hunting the driver
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