We’re only halfway through January and already entries for this year’s prestigious Mind How You Go Awards are flooding in, writes RICHARD LITTLEJOHN.
These are the scenes as a migrant clambers on board the roof of a British bound truck in Calais and cuts his way through the tarpaulin before slithering through the gap in a bid to sneak into the UK.
With a background in the oil industry, Justin Welby’s lurch to the left is somewhat surprising, and his recent comments on ‘rampant’ consumerism even more so, writes DAMIAN THOMPSON.
Footage shows the shocking moment when a cyclist is knocked off his bike and then attacked by a van driver
Bad vibes: Bradley Cooper was caught stealing a Durex Little Devil (Picture: Durex) A teenage shoplifter was left with a legal Hangover after he was caught stealing a sex toy from a supermarket. Bradley Cooper spotted the device at his local Tesco – but there were no Silver Linings when he realised all the cashiers were […]
On patrol: The marked car the private force will be using (Picture: Newsteam) The first private police force in Britain is ready to start pounding the beat – protecting homes for £1 a week. Retired Metropolitan Police officer Stewart Brown, 56, and ex-Hampshire officer Stephen Rowney, 50, will provide 24-hour cover of neighbourhoods with four […]
Bobby the dog poses next to a pile of his own hair (Dogs Trust/PA Wire) Bobby the rescue dog has got his waggly tail back after having more than a pound of matted fur shaved off. The 13-year-old Lhasa Apso – who was unable to wag his tail after it became matted to his hind legs […]
Matthew Vescovo, a.k.a. The Stock Photobomber, is an art director in advertising. He, like many of us, noticed the stock images he peddles don’t look entirely natural – “There’s something off about them,” he says. “Armed with Photoshop 6.0 and my own raw emotion, I’m going to thrust stock photography into the real world the […]
A team of scientists from Durham is building a universe in a box. The team, based at Durham University, is attempting to build a simulated universe on a comparable scale with a sizeable chunk of our own reality. The supercomputer experiment known as EAGLE (Evolution and Assembly of GaLaxies and their Environments) will run experiments […]
Awards season is well and truly underway and on the same day that this year’s Oscar nominations were announced, many of Hollywood’s biggest names gathered for the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards 2015. CRITICS’ CHOICE MOVIE AWARDS: Full Winners’ List All eyes were on Jennifer Aniston, who ditched her usual LBD for an eye-popping red trouser […]