A HERO soldier awarded a Victoria Cross, Britain’s highest gallantry medal, last night shrugged off the honour insisting it was given for “another day at the office”.
THE abuse of young patients by Jimmy Savile at Stoke Mandeville Hospital was ignored by some senior members of staff, a lawyer representing many of his victims has said.
The first IVF baby could be born next year (Picture: Wikicommons) The UK has become the first country in the world to fully legalise the creation of IVF babies using DNA from three people. The first baby conceived after mitochondrial donation techniques may be born as early as next year, giving hope to almost 2,500 women of […]
Eirian Davies worked for little to no pay for years on the basis she would one day inherit the farm, she said (Picture: Wales News Service) A woman dubbed the ‘Cowshed Cinderella’ has been awarded £1.3million from her parents for her 30 years of work on the family farm. Eirian Davies, 45, worked tirelessly on Caeremlyn […]
The investigation into the singer now involved ‘more than one allegation’ (Picture: Tim Scrivener/REX) The police investigation into Sir Cliff Richard has ‘increased significantly in size’ since its inception and involves ‘more than one allegation’, South Yorkshire’s Chief Constable has revealed. David Crompton said the ‘expanding nature’ of the investigation meant he could not give […]
A monster black hole powering “the brightest lighthouse in the distant universe” has been discovered that is 12 billion times more massive than the sun, scientists have revealed. The extraordinary object is at the centre of a quasar – an intensely powerful galactic radiation source – with a million billion times the sun’s energy output. […]
Former Royal Marine commando Nigel Leppington was left fighting for life after being assaulted outside his home in Weymouth, Dorset, by a gang of Polish thugs.
Warning: Graphic images Mr Hall shared photos of the horses in the hope it will prompt witnesses to come forward (Picture: Brynley Hall) The distraught owner of three horses that were allegedly savaged to death by pitbulls has appealed to any witnesses to come forward. Brynley Hall, 62, said he had owned horses for over 50 […]
The overwhelming majority of British Muslims feel loyal to the country, despite many feeling prejudiced against (Picture: Getty Images) The vast majority of Muslims in the UK feel loyal to Britain, though almost half believe Islamophobia makes being a Muslim in Britain difficult, a poll has found. A ComRes poll commissioned by the BBC found that […]
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors states that the Scottish Government’s radical land reform and tenant farming overhaul “overlooks” the impact on growing food.