- Police say he fell from his boat and was swept away after reports of two kayakers in difficulty in the Dee Estuary
Gears Of War studio The Coalition got its hands on Unreal Engine 5 and made a couple of tech demos similar to Sony’s from last year.In May last year, Sony released a tech demo to show off the power of Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 5. Its purpose was to demonstrate how PlayStation 5 games made with the engine could look in the future and it did much to energise excitement for the
- The city of Dunhuang became engulfed in sand after a storm hit on Sunday (Picture: Xinhua/SWNS)A northwestern city in China was engulfed in a huge wall of sand hundreds of feet high in a scene that looks straight from a disaster film.Dramatic footage shows the city of Dunhuang, on the fringes of the Gobi desert, swallowed by a sandstorm on Sunday.The popular tourist spot momentarily disappeared under the 300ft high yellow dust clouds that blew in from the desert, turning the city red then black.
- Wonder if JLo has changed her mind over Ben’s phoenix ink? (Picture: Chris Weeks/FilmMagic)For the past couple of months, Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck have captivated the world of showbiz after shockingly rekindling their romance 17 years after calling off their engagement.However, five years before their reunion set tongues wagging, Jennifer delivered some harsh critique over Ben’s infamous back tattoo, which depicts a garishly-coloured phoenix seemingly rising from the ashes.In M
Ranvir Singh was left in tears during today’s Lorraine as Dr Alex George spoke movingly about his late brother.The presenter called the former Love Island star and mental health ambassador ‘amazing’ as he reflected on his experiences over the past 12 months. Dr Alex’s brother Llyr died aged 19 in July last year, with the reality star confirming at the time t
- Football star Wayne Rooney's wife Coleen has refused to cut short her family holiday to Wales after pictures of him fully-clothed asleep in a hotel room with two semi-naked blondes circulated online.
- NHS psychologist Dr Annemarie Dalhuijsen-Bendijk based in Durham recorded herself in bed stroking the woman's hair with her hand and her leg with a feather, a tribunal heard.
- Activist Tong Ying-kit, 24, faces life in prison after he was convicted for waving a flag bearing the protest slogan 'Liberate Hong Kong, revolution of our times' while on a motorbike on July 1, 2020.
- Julie portrayed Bety Lynch for multiple stints in the long-running soap (Picture: ITV)Coronation Street stalwart Julie Goodyear has recalled a time she was nearly sacked over a prank involving a sex toy.
The actress, who portrayed Bet Lynch across various stints in the soap, was due to film scenes with co-star Roy Barraclough, who portrayed on-screen husband Alec Gilroy.
Roy produced a vibrator during the scene in question, which Julie claims the producers were not happy about. Julie, however, d
Ricky Gervais was left in ‘agony’ after injuring his back while tying his shoe.The comedian needed his partner Jane Fallon to help him get dressed after his back went out following a run over the weekend. The 60-year-old filled his fans in on his plight during a Twitter live-stream, explaining he was ‘in a bad way’.Ricky said: ‘Went for a run at four,
- Meet Naomi, a nursery practitioner and a mum-of-three (Picture: SWNS)Welcome back to What I Rent, our weekly series exploring the ins and outs of renting.
Last week we were in Wirral, Merseyside, with Jess, who pays £695 a month for a three-bedroom house.
This time we’re up in Somerset, hanging out with Naomi, 48.
Naomi is a nursery practitioner and mum-of-three, and has lived in and around Taunton in Somerset since she was 11.
After a bad batch of rentals, Naomi now rents a three-be
- Police stop and search powers will be enhanced (Picture: Getty Images)Burglars and thieves will be tracked by electronic tags when they get out of jail and police stop and search powers will be permanently enhanced under plans set to be announced by Boris Johnson.The Prime Minister will use his first day after leaving self-isolation to unveil his new Beating Crime Plan, much of which was trailed in the media over the weekend.It will include a permanent relaxing of conditions on the use of Sectio
- His new owner, Swati Komanduri, 41,of Pennsylvania, adopted him after the group she volunteers for, Animal Safe Haven and Adoptions, rescued the kittenfrom a car repair shop last year.
- Google’s latest doodle is a full 16-bit game for the Olympics 2021 (Google)Google’s latest doodle is easily its most ambitious to date, celebrating the start of the Olympic Games with a vast free-to-play game.Called Champion Island Games, the doodle is a fully-formed 16-bit game played through your browser.It was developed by Japanese animation company Studio 4°C and features seven different mini games to take part in.Players choose one of four teams and contribute their scores t
- Louisa will take a break from filming as Ruby (Picture: BBC)Louisa Lytton has revealed she’s finished filming as Ruby Allen in EastEnders ahead of the arrival of her first baby.Back in March, Louisa announced on her Instagram that she’s expecting her first child with fiancé Ben Bhanvra.On Monday (July 26), Louisa uploaded some videos to her Instagram Story and revealed she had left the BBC One soap to start her maternity leave.‘I’ve finally finished work, which is
- Things will get worse before they get better, the health leaders have warned (Picture: EPA)The NHS is as stretched now as it was during the pandemic’s peak in January and things will get worse, health leaders have warned.
In a letter to Boris Johnson, NHS providers said the next phase in the fight against Covid-19 is likely to be ‘the hardest yet’ given the scale and breadth of pressures the health service is facing.
The letter citied a backlog of care across hospital, mental h
- There has been far less live action this year than viewers are used to (Picture: BBC)The BBC insist they will still show every ‘big moment’ at the Tokyo Olympics despite facing a backlash over their drastically reduced live coverage of the Games this year.Unlike at London 2012 and Rio 2016, when the BBC had wall-to-wall coverage of every sport available across television, the red button and online, this year they have been limited to showing just two live sports simultaneously.US bro
- Dunhuang - a city near the Gobi Desert and known for its harsh climates - became engulfed in a sandstorm that left a tour group caught out in the dramatic scenes
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- Troubled Wests Tigers centre James Roberts was pictured soaking in the sun of his hotel balcony in his underwear - a breach of the NRL's Covid player bubble.
- The property still has the sandstone exterior, originalchurch spire and stained glass windows (Picture: North News & Pictures Ltd)A Grade II listed church has been converted into a stunning family home and it is now on the market.The charming 150-year-old church is on sale for around the same price a one-bedroom London flat… well, a pricey one.The seven bedroom, five bathroom luxury living space has been put on the market for £1.2m.In comparison, a one-bed, one-bath flat in
- Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty had a 'showdown' with husband Raj Kundra when their home was searched by police on Friday in a probe into his alleged connections to illegal porn films.
- Officials are said to have decided on the move during a long crisis meeting on Tuesday, with some reports suggesting a long lockdown extension is looming.
- Russia was banned from several major international sporting events over a mass doping scandal but 335 athletes from the country have been allowed to participate in Tokyo under a neutral flag.
- The Met said officers ‘briefly’ handcuffed a man reported to be carrying a knife and acting ‘erratically’ (Picture: Getty Images)The Met Police should investigate the death of a man in hospital two days after he was handcuffed by officers, a watchdog has decided.
The force previously said the man, in his 30s, was ‘briefly’ placed in handcuffs following reports he was carrying a knife and behaving ‘erratically’ on Thursday in Wood Green, north Londo
- The Met said officers ‘briefly’ handcuffed a man reported to be carrying a knife and acting ‘erratically’ (Picture: Getty Images)Police are facing scrutiny after a man died in hospital shortly after displaying erratic behaviour.
The man, who is in his 30s and has not been named, was put into handcuffs after appearing to be in ‘clear distress’ following reports of a man with a knife.Efforts were made to calm him down at the scene in Wood Green, north London, bu
- Sydney radio broadcaster Ray Hadley said he had observed 'strange behaviour' in Alan Jones over many years when they worked together at 2GB and 2UE.
- Brooklyn Nets owner Joe Tsai is reported to have paid $157million for two floors at 220 Central Park South on Manhattan's Billionaire's Row, along with a studio on the 18th floor for his staff.
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- There is said to be a dangerous ‘perception gap’ around awareness of hot weather risks (Picture: Getty Images)Heat-related deaths in the UK could triple in three decades according to a damning new study.The British Red Cross is warning that there is a dangerous ‘perception gap’ in the country around awareness of the risks of hot weather.It comes after a heatwave last week prompted an unprecedented extreme heat warning – even as temperatures reached just 32.2 °C
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