Savvy mum Jennifer Drew has saved 17,000 in three years (Picture: Caters News) We all like a cheeky BOGOF or a meal deal, and who doesn’t love a freebie? But this mother of one has taken penny pinching to the next level by spending an hour each day looking for deals – she even devotes an entire room […]
Firefighters are still tackling an underground blaze that brought part of London to a standstill – a day after it started. More than 5,000 people were evacuated from surrounding buildings as flames and smoke shot from a manhole in Holborn. Fire crews managed to contain the blaze on Wednesday evening after dousing the hole with […]
It’s been a while since England have won a major tournament. You might’ve heard. 50 years, in fact, will have passed between this summer’s European showpiece tournament and the Three Lions’ sole triumph on home soil back in 1966. It’s been a while since they came close. It’s been so long and fruitless a run […]
The sad, untimely, death of PC Andy Hocking last month provoked an almost unprecedented show of respect and affection from the people he policed in the Cornwall town of Falmouth. A quite incredible 6,000 strong ‘memorial walk’ procession took place through the town less than a week after Andy collapsed and died. Andy was the […]
One of the nine Britons detained in Turkey for allegedly trying to cross the border into Syria is the son of a Labour councillor, his father has confirmed. Shakil Ahmed, who represents the Kingsway ward on Rochdale Borough Council, said he wants his son to come home “as soon as possible so I can find […]
Al-Shabaab terrorists raided the Garissa University College campus shortly after 5am local time yesterday, overwhelming guards and murdering people they suspected of being a Christian.
Carers Lauren Gillies, 25 and Susan Logan, 59, of Greater Manchester, who broke grandmother Ethel Rider’s hip by dropping her off a bed and then lied to conceal what happened have been jailed.
For the first time ever Tory leader David Cameron, Labour’s Ed Miliband and Lib Dem Nick Clegg shareD a platform with the leaders of Ukip, SNP the Greens and Plaid Cymru’s Leanne Wood.
Cameron shows us his #MassDebate face ahead of tonight's 7 way! pic.twitter.com/kHmMzwL9Mo — Kevin Erlis (@KevErlis) April 2, 2015 Everyone’s excited about the TV debate tonight… right? Twitter users may be seeing the seven-way political debate as a little on a pointless side. The enjoyment of the pun-laden hashtag #Massdebate seems to catch the collective […]
A CANCER drug shelved after disappointing results has stunned scientists by apparently reversing the effects of Alzheimer’s disease.