Cinemas in the UK and Ireland saw box office takings drop 2.9 per cent in 2014, thanks to a lack of blockbusters drawing the crowds
Motorist killed as Seat Ibiza strikes wild boar on motorway between Chippenham and Swindon in Wiltshire before being hit by articulated lorry
Colonel Charles Grant won a Victoria Cross for his bravery, but he remained largely forgotten – until volunteers repaired his neglected gravestone
Eating this bar can turn you into a chocolate fountain (Picture: Aldi) Salmonella has been found in a batch of Aldi chocolate bars – and the chain has issued a recall of one family-sized bar which has already been on sale. The bacteria, which can cause bouts of vomiting, diarrhoea and abdominal pain, was found […]
Holiday makers enjoying sunny beach weather at Woolacombe beach, North Devon, in 2014 (Picture: PA) It may have not felt like it towards the end, but 2014 was the UK’s warmest year on record. Provisional figures from the Met Office showed it was the hottest since records started back in 1910. If you didn’t remember many […]
David Miliband has refused ruled out a return to British politics. Again. Asked by Vogue magazine whether he could envisage re-entering the UK political fray, the former foreign secretary – who quit Parliament in 2013 after losing to his brother Ed in the contest for Labour leader – would say only: “Ummm…I don’t know, is […]
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Almost 327,000 people took their first step on the property ladder last year – a fifth more than in 2013, despite the fact that the average cost of a first-time home rose by 9 per cent to £172,000.
I get angrier and angrier about the hounding of the Ched Evans. Not because I want to excuse him but because of the way he has been pilloried since being released from prison, writes MELISSA KITE.
Are all boys schools the way forward? (Picture: Getty) An expert has advocated that boys be separated from girls in schools because he reckons average schoolboys are scared of clever girls. Alun Jones says: ‘If you have a very bright, very driven, very focused, very articulate lady, which a lot of girls are, that intimidates […]