Premier League star Andre Gray says Boris Johnson’s posh background means he “will never understand” the scourge of knife crime. The Watford striker, who was slashed in the face in a fight aged 20, joined a protest outside Parliament yesterday. He wore a stab vest bearing...
Natalie McKail, Scotland’s outgoing inspector of funeral directors, has called for the first state accreditation scheme to offer greater public protection. She urged the Scottish Government to bring forward legislation within 15 months to ensure industry members meet “an agreed quality standard”. Campaigners last night welcomed the move but...
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A furious dad has blasted a 'disgraceful' traffic warden who slapped a ticket on his car as he visited his sick son in hospital. The warden gave Daniel Ingman the £75 ticket after he left a parking permit application on his dashboard. Mr Ingman left his...
Boris Johnson will jet to France for his first meeting with Donald Trump since becoming Prime Minister. The pair will hold talks in Biarritz on the sun-kissed French Riviera, as world leaders gather for a G7 summit this weekend in the first major test of Mr...
The former manager of the Happy Mondays led his girlfriend and daughter to safety when a flat in his tower block caught fire. Nathan McGough immediately thought of the horror of nearby Grenfell Tower when his daughter told him of the fire at roughly midday today....
A video appearing to show a Tesla driver asleep while his vehicle drove on auto-pilot has prompted criticism online. The footage, posted on Twitter by US journalist Clint Olivier and filmed by his wife Alisha, was filmed on Los Angeles' busy interstate 5 last Saturday...
TV presenter Lara Spencer has apologised after she mocked the idea of Prince George taking ballet lessons. The Good Morning America host provoked outrage when she appeared to make fun of the idea that the 6-year-old would study the performance art as part...
A teenager who suffered a brain injury in a horror car crash which killed her boyfriend still asks for him as she lays in her hospital bed. Lauren Hay, 19 and her boyfriend, Paul Hayes, 25, were travelling in a friend's car when it was involved...
Boris Johnson has urged Donald Trump to back George Osborne for a key global banking post. The former Tory Chancellor, who has nine jobs, wants to be the new head of the International Monetary Fund in New York. And the PM has been lobbying the US...