Fans of the Tudor-themed series questioned whether the use of the word, usually considered the rudest swear word in English, was ‘really necessary’.
The Prime Minister insists existing legislation is sufficiently strong to prosecute when terminations are carried out after mothers learn the sex of their baby.
Hundreds aboard Air France flight to Paris not allowed off plane for more than seven hours after landing at Manchester as pilot exceeds working hours limit
Actor touched down at Heathrow ready to start work on next project
Spouses can no longer expect full financial support from their ex-partners once their children reach age seven. Experts expect a rush to renegotiate
Esther has achieved her GCSE maths C grade at a very young age (Picture: NTI) When most of us were 10 years old, we were preoccupied with thoughts of tackling long division and studying for our SATs exams. But one brainy youngster is focused on studying for her degree, after enrolling on an Open University maths […]
‘That’s our bloody car': PC was left red-faced after the incident (Picture: PA) And in other news, it turns out one silly copper reported his own car as stolen. The unnamed PC was tracking down a suspect in Doncaster, Yorkshire, when he hopped in an unmarked police car to knock on some doors. But after […]
A damning report today exposes the growing problem of delayed transfers of care – or bed blocking – which is up 30% on the same period last year
I was volunteering for a charity over Christmas 2006 where I met a lady who had been homeless for seven years. Why? Because of the breakdown of relationship with her family. For her, the impact was devastating resulting in the loss of her job, income and home. A few days later, as everyone was making […]
Wearing armour in Parliament, not dying in the House of Commons and peeing in policemen’s hats… On the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta, it’s timely to look at the anachronistic laws and rulings from across the centuries which are still (technically) enshrined in British law today. Or are they? There are a lot of […]