Lego is still washing up on Cornish beaches-18years after falling from a container ship (Picture: Wikicommons) Tiny pieces of Lego are still washing up on Britain’s shores- almost 18 years after a wave hit a container ship off the Cornish coast, causing 4.8 million pieces of the popular toy to fall overboard. Tracey Williams has […]
NIGEL Farage is as well known for his love of ale as his hatred of the European Union, but the Ukip leader has given up alcohol for January.
MPs Mark Reckless (left) and Keith Vaz welcome Victor Spirescu, 30 (Picture: Associated Newspapers) Only a year ago, the first Romanian flew into the UK after employment restrictions were lifted and was greeted by MPs Keith Vaz and Mark Reckless. Victor Spirescu, 30, has now spoken to journalists of his impressions after a year working in […]
Hearses carry the coffins after a requiem mass (Picture: EPA) The funeral service for a couple and their teenage granddaughter who were killed in the Glasgow bin lorry crash was attended by an estimated 1,000 mourners. Erin McQuade, 18, and her grandparents Jack and Lorraine Sweeney were struck down along with three others on December 21. The Catholic Archbishop of […]
The Cemfjord was spotted off the coast of Scotland (Picture: Twitter) A search operation has begun off the coast of Scotland, after a capsized vessel was discovered partially submerged. The Cemjford, a cargo ship originally registered in Cyprus, was sailing to Runcorn, Cheshire, carrying cement, and is believed to have had eight people on-board. It […]
While fans speculated over whether Ronnie Mitchell would lose her life in last night’s (Friday 2 January) ‘EastEnders’, bosses had a surprise ready and we certainly weren’t prepared when Emma Summerhayes died unexpectedly. MORE ‘EASTENDERS’: Kim’s Back! And With A Special Surprise… Bosses Reveal LIVE Wedding Plans Which TV Show Got All The Love Over […]
UPDATE: A third man aged 32 has been arrested, all three remain in custody. A teenager found murdered on New Year’s Day has been named by police. Jordan Campbell, 17, was found dead at a flat in St Helens, Merseyside at about midday on January 1. Two men aged 25 and 22, arrested on suspicion […]
The 50-year-old said when he was a pupil at Maidwell Hall in Northampton in the Seventies, the headmaster was ‘terrifying’ and he had to witness boys being caned every week.
The firm, which operates at 60 locations across the UK, said it had received expressions of interest for the job from as far away as India, the United States, Canada and Croatia.