In 1999, the eclipse cost the economy £500m in lost economic production and Friday’s event is expected to be even bigger
The dad-of-two, 44, remains in a critical but stable condition after he was set upon following a Championship football match
And he’s not alone – these are some of the terrible situations that disabled people face just getting into shops or pubs
British aid is currently being flown in to help the desperate victims of Cyclone Pam on the Pacific Island of Vanuatu. As the world once again faces the reality of extreme weather, the tragedy highlights the importance of a historic piece of legislation that the UK Government passed only last week. Britain made good on […]
Arsenal fans have taken to Twitter and created the #MiracleInMonaco hashtag in the hope that divine intervention will see the Gunners through to the next round in the Champions League in Monaco. The north London side lost at home 3-1 in the first leg and have to win 3-0 to progress and the omens are […]
Patrick’s family lived on a small estate near the village of Bannavem Taburniae. Although his father was a deacon, Patrick was not a believer. In his teens, Patrick was captured by a gang of Irish pirates and taken as a slave to Ireland and he came to believe that this was a punishment for his […]
The ‘Mars One’ project has already come under fierce criticism for perceived technical and financial flaws in its plan to send a manned, one-way mission to a dead planet 140 million miles away within a decade. But now one of the project’s ‘finalist’ astronauts has quit, after revealing fears that the mission is turning into […]
The 72-year-old woman said she took action after being blocked in by parents on their way to pick up and drop off their children at a primary school less than half a mile away in Birmingham.
The word was part of a ‘running gag’ between Clarkson and fellow presenter James May about their colleague Richard Hammond’s perceived cheap style.