That is the figure directly paid to the monarchy in the Sovereign Grant, which comes from the general tax pot. The figure is based on the £82.2 million paid out by the grant last year, comprising a core grant of £49.3 million - 74p per person - to...
A law named after a tragic girl who died from a severe allergic reaction will require labels to list all ingredients on pre-packaged foods. The move is a bid to protect the country’s two million food allergy sufferers and follows the death of “beloved” Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, 15. She...
Chairman of the Officers of Russia Presidium Major General Sergei Lipovoi made the claims when speaking to the country’s state-run Tass Russian News Agency. He said that the "main aim of these surprise drills is to check the combat readiness of the country's armed forces and its mobilisation...
A top think tank has confirmed that Boris Johnson's plans to slash taxes would benefit mostly the UK's richest. Mr Johnson's proposal to give a tax cut to people on more than £50,000 would cost around £9 billion and mainly benefit the top 10% of earners, according to...
The body camera footage shows Mr Smollett in the aftermath of the alleged hate crime attack with what appears to be a noose around his neck. Mr Smollett reported that on January 29, two men attacked him by throwing a noose around his neck, while also shouting homophobic...
The Prime Minister has been told new plans to tackle injustices faced by disabled people in the workplace, at home and in the community won't amount to much unless she reforms universal credit. Theresa May has announced a new package of measures in a bid to secure...
Boris Johnson Tory leadership may NOT have been destroyed by relationship fight (Image: Getty)Jacob Rees-Mogg led a string of senior backbenchers in rallying around the former foreign secretary following the political storm about a row with his girlfriend that has threatened to derail his leadership campaign. They spoke...
Prince Charles has topped the royal family travel league table – spending more than £1.3million trotting around the globe last year. The Prince of Wales accounted for nearly half of the Royal Family’s entire travel budget of £2.7million. The cost of official travel by air and rail for...
The First Lady’s reaction to Donald Trump announcing he was running to be President was predicted to be very negative. Trump allegedly told his aide he was “going to get in trouble” ahead of the announcement, Newsweek reported. The claim has been detailed in the book The Method...
A horrified dad has described the moment he thought his son was 'about to die' as he choked on a 'twig' found inside a Mr Kipling fruit pie. Gabriel Ojapah gave the pie to his two-year-old son Jacob before noticing he was struggling for breath just moments later....