Jurassic Coast has its biggest rockfall in 60 years after huge 4,000 tonne chunk drops from 430ft cliff
THE Jurassic Coast saw its biggest rockfall in 60 years as 4,000 tonnes tumbled from a 430ft cliff. The rubble has completely blocked off a beach along a stretch of Britain’s historic Jurassic Coast. A huge chunk from a 430ft sandstone cliff gave way causing boulders the size of cars to plummet near Seatown in […]
Taking two different vaccines could give better protection against new Covid variants, experts believe
TAKING two different vaccines could give better protection against new Covid variants, researchers believe. Early tests on mice have shown that one dose of Oxford-AstraZeneca followed by an Imperial jab generates more T-cells – vital in defeating new strains of the virus. Yesterday, a major research project was launched to study the effect on humans […]
Quarter of virus deaths were not caused by Covid as official figures show deadly bug was not primary cause
ALMOST a quarter of registered Covid deaths were not caused by the virus, new official figures reveal. Data from the Office for National Statistics shows 23 per cent of coronavirus fatalities are now people who have died “with” the virus rather than from an infection. This means the disease was not the primary cause of […]
Brits in their 30s ‘to be offered Covid jabs in weeks’ after UK smashes over 50s target
BRITS in their thirties are expected to be offered Covid jabs within weeks. Based on current rates of the vaccine rollout, the 35 to 39 age group can expect to be invited to book an appointment in the second half of May. Those aged 30 to 35 could be called by late May or early […]
Prince Philip gives tour of small private chapel at Windsor where his body now lies in old footage before funeral
EXTRAORDINARY footage shows Prince Philip giving a tour of the small private chapel at Windsor where his body now lies. The Duke of Edinburgh, 99, died on Friday after being at the Queen‘s side for more than 70 years. Video filmed by the BBC shows Philip walking around the chapel inside Windsor Castle during one […]
UK weather forecast – Britain to bask in glorious 20C sunshine in days as pubs reopen
BRITS are going to be treated next week to a 20C heatwave as spring begins to prepare us for summer months ahead. The warmer weather will be met with welcome arms by pub landlords as well as amateur BBQ chefs as coronavirus restrictions ease across England. ☀️ Read our UK weather live blog for the very latest news and forecasts... This week […]
Who is Prince Michael of Kent’s wife Princess Michael?
JUST 30 people will be allowed to attend Prince Philip’s funeral as a result of tough coronavirus restrictions. It is likely the Queen will invite her cousins and their spouses – including Prince and Princess Michael of Kent – who have offered loyal support and service over the years. Who is Princess Michael of Kent? Princess […]
Woman, 26, found dead at house in Leeds as man, 35, arrested on suspicion of murder
A MURDER probe has been launched after a 26-year-old woman was found dead in a home in Leeds. Emergency crews were scrambled to the house just before 3.30pm yesterday when the tragic find was made. A 35-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is being quizzed in custody. Police haven’t named the […]
Kate Middleton could act as peacemaker as William and Harry meet for first time in a year at Prince Philip’s funeral
KATE Middleton could act as peacemaker for William and Harry when they meet at Prince Philip’s funeral, it has been reported. The Duchess of Cambridge, 39, “will be hoping to sooth tensions” as the brothers reunite for the first time in over a year, a source has said. The siblings are understood to have spoken […]
Bride-to-be, 29, made £60,000 selling crack cocaine and heroin to fund wedding and honeymoon
A BRIDE-to-be raked in £60,000 selling crack and heroin to fund a lavish wedding and honeymoon. Terrie Renwick claimed flooding the streets with Class A drugs was the “easy way” to raise cash for her impending nuptials. The 29-year-old was being tailed by police though, who caught her flushing the substances down the toilet at […]
Horrific burns of girl, 13, left on crutches after brushing against ‘Britain’s most dangerous plant’ Giant Hogweed
A TEENAGE girl had horrific burns on her foot and was left needing crutches after she brushed past “Britain’s most dangerous plant.” Autumn Firth, 13, may need a skin graft after a chance encounter with the dreaded giant hogweed caused “extremely painful” burns to her feet. The teenager, from Denbigh, Wales, now has a long […]
What time is Suhoor and Iftar each day?
RAMADAN 2021 is underway with Muslims observing a month-long period of religious devotion. During Ramadan, Muslims abstain from all eating after dawn and before dusk. Therefore it is important to have a morning meal to be able to sustain the fast – known as Sehri. What time is Suhoor in London? Thursday, April 22: 4.13am […]
Man, 31, killed and another seriously injured in shooting outside hospital as cops hunt gunman
A MAN has died and another is seriously injured following a broad daylight shooting outside a busy hospital. Emergency crews swooped on an industrial estate near City Hospital after the horror at around 5.30pm yesterday. A 31-year-old was declared dead at the scene with gunshot wounds. The second victim managed to stagger to the nearby […]
Five-month-old baby girl died after sleeping on sofa with her aunt as parents went to Ed Sheeran concert
A FIVE-month-old baby died while sleeping on a sofa with her aunt as her parents went to an Ed Sheeran concert. Little Esme Brotherton was found “blue and lifeless” after she fell asleep at the home in Northern Moor, Greater Manchester in May 2018. The five-month-old was later pronounced dead in hospital – despite efforts […]
Who is Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester?
JUST 30 people will be allowed to attend Prince Philip’s funeral as a result of tough coronavirus restrictions. It is likely the Queen will invite her cousins and their spouses – including the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester – who have offered loyal support and service over the years. Who is Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester? Prince […]
What do you say when opening and closing your Ramadan fast?
RAMADAN is the holiest month in the Islamic calendar for Muslims across the globe as they abstain from eating or drinking between dawn and sundown. But what do you say when opening and closing your fast? Heres all you need to know… What do you say when opening your Ramadan fast? When opening the Ramadan […]