- It comes after just one Covid fatality was recorded yesterday. It is the first time there have been single digit deaths in Britain for two days running since September 13 and September 14.
- Sean receives a blast from the past when old mate Carol arrives on the cobbles (Picture: ITV)Sean Tully (Antony Cotton) receives a blast from the past in Coronation Street tonight (May 17), as old friend Carol arrives on the cobbles.
The barman is left in shock upon setting his sights on Carol, who was last seen in the ITV soap in 2018.
Sean has found himself caught up in the wold of Double Glammy in recent months, and Carol is desperate to hear all about his apparent success.
Daisy Midgeley (Ch
- Botched star Dr. Terry Dubrow says we shouldn’t ask stars like Khloe Kardashian if they’ve had plastic surgery (Picture: Getty)Stars such as Khloe Kardashian and Zac Efron have made headlines after recent speculation about their changing appearances, but Dr. Terry Dubrow has hit out at those who claim celebrities owe it to the public to discuss alleged secret plastic surgery.The Botched star has seen his fair share of patients who have undergone procedures in an attempt to emulate th
- The new series is airing this week (Picture: ITV)Innocent is returning tonight with a brand new story and cast of characters.The crime drama – which first aired across four consecutive nights back in 2018 – will be back with an entirely different ensemble after the initial run starred the likes of Lee Ingleby, Daniel Ryan and Hermione Norris.The new episodes will centre around the death of 16-year-old student Matty Taylor and the fallout after he gets brutally murdered after an affai
- Jose Mourinho and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer do not see eye-to-eye on this one (Picture: Getty Images)Jose Mourinho once claimed that finishing second in the Premier League with Manchester United was ‘one of his best achievements’ but current Red Devils boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has dismissed that claim, saying ‘it’s not an achievement.’United are on course to finish second in the division for the first time since Mourinho managed it in 2018.It is a step in the right dire
- Piers has criticised Prince Harry’s recent podcast (Picture: Getty; PA)Piers Morgan has not held back in another grievance-airing towards Prince Harry following his appearance on a podcast last week.Speaking with Dax Shepard on the Armchair Expert recently, Harry reflected upon his childhood and referenced ‘genetic pain’ he believed he, as well as his father, Prince Charles, went through.He said: ‘There is no blame. I don’t think we should be pointing the finger or
- UK staycations are back on, but booking overseas travel is risky (Picture: Getty)After months of limited travel, many people across the UK are planning holidays to make the most of lockdown restrictions easing.Tentative plans for summer music festivals and large events are back, and as the culture sector reopens, a UK staycation is extremely tempting.
Whether it’s a walking trip to the Lake District or a night out in the capital, getting out of our local areas has never been more appealing
- Brisbane trainee nurse Ellie Peacock was given her first dose of the Covid vaccine on March 31, a week before the government advised under 50s against receiving the AstraZeneca jab.
- Department of Health data showed there were 131,318 first doses and 183,745 second doses of dished out today across the UK. England today enjoyed new freedoms under roadmap easings.
- The Stobart Air flight suffered an emergency over the Worcester area, with an alert issued just before midday, according to Flightrader24 - which tracks live air traffic.
- Ed’s been teasing on Instagram again (Picture: Yui Mok/PA Wire)Ed Sheeran might be gearing up to drop some new music, a teasing Instagram post from him suggests.The 30-year-old singer has been enjoying an extended break away from the spotlight since becoming a first-time father to Lyra last August with his wife, Cherry Seaborn, 29, and only posts sporadically.Now the best-selling artist has taken to social media to share a photo of himself, from the back, sitting on a wall with his guitar.
- The FAA sent out a circular two years ago addressing issues of weight and balance for aircrafts, which stated that voluntary weight surveys could be implemented.
- Lord Frost today said post-Brexit border rules in Northern Ireland are having a 'bigger chilling effect than we thought' on trade coming from Great Britain.
Netflix on the hunt for ‘undiscovered writers’ from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups in new schemeNetflix are looking for writers from racial and ethnics groups for their new scheme (Picture: Getty Images)Netflix is looking for ‘new and undiscovered writers’ who stem from ‘underrepresented racial and ethnic groups’ as part of a new scheme.The Screenwriters Fellowship, which has been created by writer and showrunner Bisha K Ali in association with both the streaming service and Sky, is now looking for submissions.Six successful applicants will be given the chance &lsqu
- She had a perfect put-down (Picture: BBC)Naga Munchetty has been praised for her typically brilliant response to a rude troll.The BBC Breakfast star – who sadly is no stranger to receiving cruel messages on social media – hit back after an online troll described her as ‘poisonous’.The user in question wrote: ‘Quite frankly, I’d rather someone take a cheese grater to my b***end than go near that poisonous person.’Sharing the tweet, Naga sarcastically quip
- Matt Hancock has announced that 37-year-olds are to be offered the coronavirus vaccine from Tuesday.This is a developing news story, more to follow soon… Check back shortly for further updates.Got a story? Get in touch with our news team by emailing us at [email protected] Or you can submit your videos and pictures here.For more stories like this, check our news page.Follow Metro.co.uk on Twitter and Facebook for the latest news updates. You can now also get Metro.co.uk articles s
- The number of cases of the variant has doubled in the last week - across all age groups - and scientists have confirmed it is more transmissible than previous variants
- DWP minister Will Quince said 'I certainly don't recognise' that four million children in poverty are 'going to bed at night with no food in their tummy'
- A man takes a swab sample for coronavirus at a surge testing site in London on May 14 (Picture: Reuters)There have now been 2,323 confirmed UK cases of the coronavirus variant first identified in India, Matt Hancock has said.More follows.
- Members of the public queue to receive a Covid-19 vaccine at a temporary vaccination centre at the Essa academy in Bolton today (Picture: AFP)There have now been 2,323 confirmed UK cases of the coronavirus variant first identified in India, Matt Hancock has said.The Health Secretary said that 483 cases had been identified in Bolton and Blackburn and in Darwen.
In Bolton 19 people are in hospital with it, with the majority eligible for the vaccine but had not taken it, he said.He stressed that th
- India is currently being ravaged by a second wave of Covid, with doctors in Bengaluru, in Karnataka state, believing they may have found several new signs of infection, possibly brought about due to mutated strains
- We almost expect Mario to jump out of one (Picture: SWNS)Newly installed plant pots in Walsall look suspiciously like the pipes from Super Mario and locals are not happy with them.One look at these giant plant pots and you would think Walsall Council was taking part in the Super Mario 35th anniversary celebrations a couple of months too late.While this is no doubt just some bizarre coincidence, there is no denying that the newly installed pots look practically identical to the warp pipes from th
- The daily death toll sank to just five people as the UK’s vaccine rollout continued successfullyAnother five people have died with Covid as the UK entered a new phase of lighter restrictions, with indoor mixing allowed for the first time in months.New data revealed the number of new daily cases sank to a two-week low of 1,979 as pubs and restaurants began welcoming guests inside again.It marks nearly two months that the UK’s daily death toll has stayed in the double-digit range, and
- The discover of new sharks species durnonovvariaodus maiseri reveals the prehistoric predator was covered in extra strong scales which would have given the beast a deadly advantage against its prey
- Friends still haven’t got any Black friends it seems (Picture: NBC)Out of 18 names on the list of celebrity guests appearing in the Friends reunion special, not a single one is Black. BTS, Malala Yousafzai and Mindy Kaling are the only people of colour to make the cut but, still, not one Black person has been announced to take part in the anticipated episode, which will see Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, David Schwimmer, Matthew Perry, Matt Le Blanc and Lisa Kudrow reunite on-screen
Domhnall Gleeson on picking the right – and wrong – acting roles: ‘I’ve done some stuff that I shouldn’t have done’Domhnall Gleeson got frank about his acting career (Picture: Wireimage)The Irish actor, 38, on what he shares with Mariah Carey, not letting the well run dry and how he decides what role to take.You’re back as Thomas McGregor in Peter Rabbit 2. Is he now relaxed after marrying in the first film?Your nature doesn’t change just because you fall in love. You can become a better person but who you are is kind of the same. So he’s still pernickety. But he’s in love. And someon
- When Tye Green's husband went to collect her belongings after she died at Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow, Essex he discovered that her engagement and wedding rings were missing
Bernd Leno reveals that Arsenal squad feel Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger is ‘difficult to play against’Rudiger has been on top form for Chelsea of late (Picture: Getty Images)Bernd Leno says the Arsenal squad are in agreement that it is ‘difficult to play against’ Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger.Rudiger looked set to leave Stamford Bridge last summer after being pushed down the pecking order of centre-backs at the club under Frank Lampard.But the 28-year-old has established himself as a key component of the Chelsea team since Thomas Tuchel took over at the end of January.Leno says Ru
- Heathrow travelers have told MailOnline how they were 'terrified of catching Covid' while being crammed into the airport's border hall this morning.
- Indian MP Pragya Thakur has caused outrage after she claimed that she is protected from coronavirus because she drinks cow urine every day.
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