- The new rules are confusing people (Picture: Getty)England’s isolation period has been slashed from seven days to just five.Health Secretary Sajid Javid’s announcement of the new rules comes after the Government was urged by businesses to cut the isolation period in order to aid the staff shortage crisis.But the specifics of the rules have left many confused, as the proclaimed ‘five-day isolation period’ is longer than you’d think.Here, Metro.co.uk clearly details t
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- The image mysteriously appeared in the family’s back garden last week (Picture: Submitted)A family has been left ‘frightened and unsettled’ after a concrete slab featuring a creepy painting of a clown appeared in their back garden.The sinister artwork shows a clown holding a candle on one side and is inscribed with a Bible passage on the other.It mysteriously appeared in the Belfast family’s back garden last week.With no idea where it came from, who put it in their garden
- An analysis by the UK Health Security Agency found a booster gives 70 per cent protection against symptomatic infection from BA.2, compared to 63 per cent with the original Omicron.
- There’s not long to wait before season 25 of South Park is released (Picture: Comedy Central )South Park is set to finally return to a full-length series with season 25 about to drop in the US.Kyle, Kenny, Stan and Cartman have been much-missed from Comedy Central over the past two years, as the characters have recently appeared only in sporadic, pandemic-themed special episodes.Reflecting the chaos of real life, the specials detailed how the town’s mad cast of characters dealt with
- Ackman announced his move on Wednesday, saying his Pershing Square Capital Management had acquired 3.1 million shares of Netflix since Friday, making it a top-20 shareholder.
How you can order the McDonald’s fan-inspired ‘menu hacks’ in the UK – and merge some of your favourites togetherMcDonald’s is rolling out four new ‘menu hacks’ in the US – but you can still make them yourself in the UK (McDonald’s)There’s nothing more alluring than a fast food restaurant’s ‘secret menu’ that, let’s be honest, usually doesn’t exist beyond made-up concoctions on the internet.But, it seems McDonald’s is taking customer food tricks seriously as the chain is now rolling out some new ‘menu hacks’ – AKA, un
- Kayley Mahood killed Oliver O’Toole on July 25 last year (Picture: PA/Staffordshire Police/SWNS)A woman who killed her abusive boyfriend has been sent to prison for eight years.Kayley Mahood was cleared of murdering Oliver O’Toole, 31, but jurors found her guilty of manslaughter on Tuesday.
She stabbed him once through the heart but had claimed she acted in self-defence at her home in Burton-on-Trent on July 25 last year.Following the sentencing on Thursday, relatives of O’Tool
- Klarna is launching a new interest-free card for the first time in the UK - but is it any good and what do you need to be aware of? We speak to the experts to get their views
- Katrina Belle, 28, was started to experience sudden episodes of memory loss which progressed to non-epileptic seizures and temporary paralysis in July 2021 - she now hopes to go to the US for treatment
- Spiking somebody ‘for fun’ can have a life changing psychological impact (Picture: Getty Images)Reckless partygoers are spiking people’s drinks ‘just for kicks’ with no plans to commit other offences like rape or robbery, police have warned.They say that while putting an extra shot in someone’s drink might seem like ‘a laugh’, the psychological impact of being spiked in any case can be ‘life changing’.Police leaders are urging people no
- Gavi has become a regular for Barcelona at just 17 years old (Picture: Getty Images)Barcelona have been pushing back contract talks with teenage sensation Gavi, but will sit down to discuss a new deal in February to ward off interest from the likes of Chelsea and Liveprool.The 17-year-old has made a big impact in the first team this season, making 17 La Liga appearances and six more in the Champions League for the Catalans.Manager Xavi is hoping that he will be a huge part of the new team he his
- Douglas Luiz is on Arsenal’s radar (Getty)Arsenal are targeting Aston Villa’s Douglas Luiz as they continue their push to sign a new midfielder before the end of the transfer window, according to reports.The Gunners have failed to bolster Mikel Arteta’s squad this month and the signing of a midfielder is one of the Spaniard’s top priorities.Arsenal have been in talks to sign Arthur Melo but the Gunners’ hierarchy have vetoed the move as they do not want the Juventus
- Taylor and Serrano collide at Madison Square GardenKatie Taylor will meet Amanda Serrano in the biggest fight in the history of women’s boxing on 30 April.Undisputed lightweight queen Taylor will put her four world titles on the line against seven-weight world champion Serrano at Madison Square Garden.The bout will be the first ever female headline fight at one of boxing’s most revered venues.At 35, Taylor (20-0 6 KOs) has amassed a perfect professional boxing record having also won
- McCain, whose late father John McCain ran for President with Palin as his running mate in 2008, told DailyMail.com exclusively on Thursday morning that she was 'embarrassed' to have once known her.
- A wake is being held at the iconic St Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan for murdered NYPD officer Jason Rivera, 22, who was killed along with his partner, Wilbert Mora, in the line of duty.
- It was reported just yesterday that Breyer is retiring from the court. The White House confirmed when it revealed that Biden will deliver a speech on Breyer's departure at 12:30 p.m.
- Geoffrey Monks, who ran The Snooty Fox in Kettering, was prosecuted for breaking food safety laws over false claims he had 'mouldy ham' inside the premises.
- By cutting out one meal per day, Michael Mosley says it's easy for people coming out of intense diet phases to slip back into more regular eating habits - just make sure you get enough protein
- Will an upcoming episode finally lead to the discovery? (Pictures: BBC)EastEnders fans are convinced they’ve worked out the location of Tina Carter’s (Luisa Bradshaw-White) body, following her murder in 2020.Tina lost her life after figuring out Gray Atkins (Toby-Alexander Smith) was responsible for murdering and abusing Chantelle.After Gray strangled her, he wrapped up Tina’s body and placed it in the boot of his car.Since then, Gray has spun a web of lies, making the Carters
- Jasmine Dagless took action when she was 12 after struggling at school (Picture: Jasmine Dagless/SWNS)A teenager, 19, named after the furniture store Ikea changed her name after bullies kept calling her ‘flat pack’.Jasmine Dagless’s mum was inspired after seeing a TV advert for the Swedish company while pregnant.But her daughter – who has only visited Ikea once as a toddler – was tormented when she started school.Despite enjoying free items from the store, the NHS a
- Whether you’re choosing to stay child-free or you’ve already had all the kids you want (Picture: Getty Images)Couples can’t possibly agree on everything, but there are some big topics for which both of you need to be on the same page.The decision of whether you want kids is absolutely one of those things.And for those who don’t see children in their future, there’s a new dating app that takes the uncertainty out of finding your perfect match.Whether you’re sta
‘He should be really proud of himself’ – Harry Maguire reserves special praise for Manchester United starlet Anthony ElangaAnthony Elanga has impressed Manchester United captain Harry Maguire (Picture: Getty)Harry Maguire has heaped praise on Manchester United academy product Anthony Elanga and believes the youngster should be ‘really proud of himself’ after bursting onto the scene this season.Elanga, 19, made his first-team debut last May and has proven beyond doubt he is ready to make the step up this season, starting United’s last three Premier League matches against Aston Villa, Brentford and W
- GFT – like NFT but even worse (pic: Atari)Atari is intending to sell ‘GFTs’ to celebrate its 50th anniversary, which cleverly manage to make NFTs even more terrible than before.Publishers have heard fans loud and clear when it comes to NFTs… and they don’t care: they’re going to keep trying to shill them no matter how many people complain.Ubisoft were one of the first to announce their plans and even though their reveal video got so many dislikes they had to
- A woman took to Mumsnet to ask people what piece of cutlery they use to eat cake as she revealed she uses a fork - but people were divided as some said they use their fingers
- Orton isn’t hanging up his boots anytime soon (Picture: WWE)WWE legend Randy Orton thinks he’ll be calling time on his in-ring career by the time he turns 50.The sure fire future Hall of Famer – who will turn 42 in April – isn’t thinking about retirement any time soon, but he does have a plan of action as he looks to keep going without following the likes of John Cena, Dave Bautista and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson into Hollywood.He told the Ringer Wrestlin
Celebs Go Dating’s Chloe Brockett and viewers at home were taken aback when her date revealed he was Captain Sir Tom Moore’s grandson.In Tuesday’s episode of the annual reality series, The Only Way Is Essex star enjoyed a double date with Max along with 5ive member Abz Love and his potential love interest.In an attempt to break the ice, the gang started to talk abo
Lauren Smith-Fields’ family praise ‘instrumental’ Cardi B for demanding justice after her death amid police investigationCardi B has been praised by the family of Lauren Smith-Fields for drawing attention to her death (Picture: Getty)The family of Lauren Smith-Fields have heaped praise on Cardi B for being ‘instrumental’ in the investigation into her death.The 23-year-old, from Connecticut, was found dead on December 12 after going on a Bumble date, with officials determining that her cause of death was acute intoxication.They ruled that she was killed by ‘acute intoxication due to the combined e
- Amateur photographer Annette Kelly has captured her best lightning photographs yet on a beach in Victoria, Australia and says she was 'doing the high five and happy dance'
- Joanna Buchan, 34, was just eight-years-old when the plastic Sprite bottle was dropped from a fishing boat off Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, in 1996 as part of a school project.
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