- The US firm Wendy's, famous for square burgers, is coming back to Britain after two decades, with plans to open 400 outlets and create 12,000 jobs
- New WHO policy appears to recommend all women of childbearing age avoid alcohol (Picture: Getty)All women of childbearing age should avoid drinking alcohol, the World Health Organisation has apparently recommended.
A draft Global Alcohol Action Plan published on the organisation’s website said anti-drinking campaigns should target women in particular, regardless of whether or not they intend to get pregnant.
It is due to the risk of damaging a baby in the womb but critics have called the a
- The California Independent System Operator (ISO) issued a Flex Alert instructing residents to conserve energy between 5pm and 10pm on Thursday to avoid rolling blackouts.
- A small plane crashed into the water about one mile off the coast of Long Beach Island in New Jersey at about 11.30am on Thursday.
- Retired teacher Jane Stone was hit while crossing the road in Monmouth, Gwent, at 9.55pm last Monday. She was taken to hospital, but died of serious head injuries four days later.
Vodafone 'was boycotting GB News because channel was "promising to combat so-called cancel culture"'The mobile phone giant and other was targeted by the left-wing Stop Funding Hate plotting to bring downthe nascent channel that promises to be anti-woke, pro-British and cover more stories outsideLondon.
- The Biden administration will invest $3.2billion on antiviral pills to better prepare for future pandemics (Picture: Getty Images/AFP)The Biden administration has unveiled a plan to invest $3.2billion to build a supply of oral pills to treat Covid-19 and other viruses to better prepare for pandemics in the future.
It will be called the Antiviral Program for Pandemics and the American Rescue Plan will pay for it, Dr Anthony Fauci said during a press briefing on Thursday.‘New antivirals that
- Scott Disick has gifted girlfriend Amelia Gray Hamlin with a very pricey piece of art (Picture: Startraks Photo/Shutterstock)Scott Disick isn’t done celebrating his girlfriend Amelia Hamlin’s 20th birthday as the reality star dropped $57,000 on another extravagant gift.Amelia, who is the daughter of Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Lisa Rinna and actor Harry Hamlin, turned 20 over the weekend and her doting boyfriend ensured she celebrated in style.After the pair partied up a st
- Adam Neumann, who took home a nearly $1billion golden parachute after he was ousted as CEO of WeWork, has reportedly purchased two waterfront properties near Miami Beach.
- David plays Rory Murdoch in River City (Picture: BBC Scotland)River City and Holby City star David Paisley has been speaking to Attitude Magazine about his work as an ally to the trans community and has slammed the people who complain about same sex kisses on screen.David, who plays Rory Murdoch in River City, portrayed the character of midwife Ben Saunders in Holby City back in early 2000s.During his time on the medical drama, he featured in an episode that crossed over with it’s sister s
- Fans unveiled a banner for the midfielder (Picture: Getty)Belgium and Denmark stopped in the 10th minute of play in their Euro 2020 clash to applaud Christian Eriksen as he recovers from a cardiac arrest.Players, coaches, staff and fans alike rose to celebrate the recovery of the midfielder after Saturday’s distressing scenes.
The Danes had already taken the lead after a thrilling start to the contest with Yussuf Poulsen drilling home from the edge of the box inside two minutes with Jason
England legend Kevin Pietersen ‘fears’ for India ahead of World Test Championship final against New ZealandKevin Pietersen ‘fears’ for India as they prepare for the World Test Championship final (Picture: Getty)Former England captain Kevin Pietersen ‘fears’ for India ahead of the World Test Championship final against New Zealand due to their lack of preparation‘New Zealand have had fantastic preparation for this World Test Championship final,’ he told Betway. ‘They’ve played two Test matches against England, and basically outplayed them in both.‘Y
- Enid Blyton, the prolific English children's writer, has enchanted millions of young readers for a century with tales of adventure, ginger beer and buns, selling 600million books in 90 languages.
- The dining room after its transformation (Picture: Jam Press/@paint_paste_prosecco)Many people carry out renovations for the love of DIY and home improvements, while others do it to increase their property’s value. For Leanne Baud, it was both.35-year-old Leanne from Leeds, and her husband Ash, also 35, purchased the 1930s five-bed semi-detached house five years ago for £279,950.They quickly set to work to revamp the dated property themselves, and have gone on to create a family para
- One in five pupils now eligible for free dinners as Covid pandemic hits family finances
- Murray reacted to Nadal’s Wimbledon withdrawal (Picture: Getty)Andy Murray was disappointed to hear that Rafael Nadal would not be taking part at Wimbledon later this month but hopes his great rival returns mentally refreshed later this year.
Shortly before Murray took to the court on Thursday in a second-round defeat to Matteo Berrettini at Queen’s, Nadal announced he would not be involved at the All England Club nor the Olympic Games in Tokyo.Nadal, 35, wrote on Twitter: ‘It&
- Firefighters rushed to The Green Man pubin Wrotham, Kent, in the early hours of this morning in a bit to tackle the blaze with five fire engines and the water from a neighbour's pool.
- The 15-year-old, who cannot be identified because of her age, appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Thursday by video-link for a case management hearing.
- Avanti West Coast's Royal Scot train arrived at Glasgow Central three hours, 53 minutes and one second after its departure from London Euston, according to the operator.
- Witnesses say the pair carried on having sex for hours (Picture: MEN Media)A couple were arrested after horrified parents saw them completely naked in a park appearing to have sex.
The pair were spotted in Gorton, Manchester, at around midday yesterday afternoon and were said to have carried on for several hours.
An image shared on social media appeared to show a man and woman engaged in a sex act underneath a tree.
A woman who witnessed the pair while walking her dog, said she went to speak to
- Public Health England data released today show infections are rising in all age groups, ethnic communities and regions - particularly the North West, where the mutant strain is rife.
- Public Health England said that, so far, there have been 53 confirmed reinfections where people had clearly caught different versions of the virus, along with 16,371 'possible' or 'probable' cases.
‘My life isn’t done yet’: Carole Baskin refuses to sign life rights away for Joe Exotic drama starring Kate McKinnonCarole Baskin was asked to sign her life’s rights away (Picture: Getty)Tiger King’s Carole Baskin has revealed she was asked to sign her life’s rights away for a scripted series starring Kate McKinnon, and she refused.We were first introduced to Carole, the owner of Big Cat Rescue, in the Netflix docu-series Tiger King, which followed the surreal exploits of Joe Exotic, a zookeeper of exotic animals.In March last year, it was announced that Kate had been cast as Carole and
- The Tories today announced plans to place constraints on the Electoral Commission - which has been investigating the funding of Mr Johnson's flat refurbishment
- John Gaughan burgled the house of a man who had tried to help him (Picture: North News)A thief who burgled a neighbour’s house was easily identified because he only had one leg.
CCTV captured John Gaughan, 32, hopping away with stolen goods worth £1,500 including an XBox, Playstation and Nike trainers.
Gaughan, who was known to his victim, entered the house in Gateshead when he discovered the homeowner was out and the door was unlocked.
He was inside for ten minutes despite knowing t
A photograph of a cheerleader with Down Syndrome was left of out her school’s yearbook.Morgyn Arnold was left heartbroken after realizing her school, Shoreline Junior High, in Davis County, Utah, decided to choose a group photo that she wasn’t in to feature in the celebratory end-of-year photograph book.The school district has said it is now looking into the situation but ha
This is the shocking moment a teenager was stabbed by a hooded thug in the middle of a busy road in broad daylight.The attack took place in Gravesend, Kent, shortly before 1pm on Tuesday and was captured on CCTV footage.It shows the victim, who is wearing a blue t-shirt, being chased on to a zebra crossing and losing his footing as an oncoming car pulls to a stop yards away.His masked a
Val Kilmer becomes the first actual Batman to address the Catwoman oral sex saga with a Nicole Kidman throwbackVal Kilmer weighs in on Batman and Catwoman’s oral sex drama (Picture: DC/Getty)Val Kilmer is the first person who has actually starred as Batman to finally address the ongoing drama surrounding the caped crusader and his aversion to oral sex.In news which has shaken Gotham locals and actual living people, creators and executive producers Justin Halpern and Patrick Schumacker behind the HBO Max animated series Harley Quinn axed a scene which saw Batman going down on Catwoman.‘DC was
- Stunned pub owner Leon Kelly didn't know what to say when licensing officers told him he could be slapped with a £1,000 fine if he allowed his punters to chant for England
- Salma Hayek threw herself right into the action in The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard, asking to do all her own stunts for the film.The sequel, which is released in UK cinemas on June 18, saw the actress reprising her role as Sonia Kincaid – alongside on-screen husband Samuel L Jackson as hitman Darius Kincaid, and Ryan Reynolds as bodyguard Michael Bryce.The second instalment of the franchise has gone even harder on the explosions, but also upped the laughs – with director Pa
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