News archive from 29 December 2017

Warriors have the same tactical plan but will do it better, vows Harley

Warriors have the same tactical plan but will do it better, vows Harley

Don’t expect much change from Glasgow as they seek revenge for their Murrayfield humiliation last Saturday in the second leg of the 1872 Cup at Scotstoun tomorrow. “We have looked at what we did,” said veteran back rower Rob Harley. “We are just going...

The Courier, 00:04 in Sport
 
Cristiano Ronaldo beats Roger Federer to prestigious Best European Sportsperson award

Cristiano Ronaldo beats Roger Federer to prestigious Best European Sportsperson award

The year just keeps getting better for Cristiano Ronaldo who can add another award to his 2017 collection. The footballer was named Best European Sportsperson following his brilliant 12 months for Real Madrid. The prestigious award, handed out by the...

Metro, 00:05 in Sport
 
The Voice UK 2018: Olly Murs speaks out about replacing Gavin Rossdale after shock axe

The Voice UK 2018: Olly Murs speaks out about replacing Gavin Rossdale after shock axe

The 33-year-old former X Factor star was confirmed to be taking over from the Bush frontman after news broke that the judge had been dropped from the ITV talent show after just one series. Now, Olly has revealed what it’s really like to fill...

 
Dancing On Ice 2018: Jason Gardiner admits panel is already divided - and here’s why

Dancing On Ice 2018: Jason Gardiner admits panel is already divided - and here’s why

But while the iconic skating duo have changed their roles on the show, returning judge Jason Gardiner has opened up about the division on the panel.  Speaking about how he feels about Jayne and Chris becoming judges alongside Ashley Banjo, he...

 
Blue Planet 2 crowned best television show of 2017

Blue Planet 2 crowned best television show of 2017

The BBC’s landmark seven-part nature series, narrated by Sir David Attenborough, attracted viewers of up to 17million and was the most watched programme of the year when it aired between October and December this year. The epic follow-up documentary...

 
EastEnders spoilers: Max in trouble as ANOTHER character returns for Abi and Lauren twist

EastEnders spoilers: Max in trouble as ANOTHER character returns for Abi and Lauren twist

Cora Cross (played by Ann Mitchell) is set to burst back onto the BBC soap after hearing the devastating news that her granddaughters Lauren (Jacqueline Jossa) and Abi Branning (Lorna Fitzgerald) are lying in hospital fighting for their lives.  New...

 
Black Mirror season 4: Jodie Foster shares gruesome details behind ArkAngel you missed

Black Mirror season 4: Jodie Foster shares gruesome details behind ArkAngel you missed

In the episode a mother decides to have a microchip inserted into her daughter Sara’s brain in order to alter her perspective and shield her from violence.  Of course, like most instalments of the dystopian drama, not everything goes to plan and the...

 
Phillip Schofield almost QUIT This Morning after Dancing on Ice ‘I’m not playing’

Phillip Schofield almost QUIT This Morning after Dancing on Ice ‘I’m not playing’

The 55-year-old presenter is gearing up for a reboot of the ITV reality series alongside his partner-in-crime Holly Willoughby in just over a week.  But now the star has confessed that following the duo’s initial pairing on the ice skating series, he...

 

Two men charged with terrorism offences after suspected 'Christmas attack'

Two men have been charged with terrorism offences by police who had been investigating a suspected Christmas attack plot. Andi Sami Star, 31, from Chesterfield, and a 22-year-old man from Sheffield have been charged with engaging in the preparation of...

 

Universal Credit roll out is forcing North East councils to spend hundreds of thousands of pounds

North East councils are forking out hundreds of thousands of pounds in order to deal with the roll-out of Universal Credit, according to Labour. The party’s shadow employment minister Margaret Greenwood has claimed local authorities are diverting...

 
Why you need to think carefully before signing a gym contract

Why you need to think carefully before signing a gym contract

Signing up for a gym membership is something lots of people do in the January resolution burst – but it could end up making your life worse, not better. Citizens Advice said it has dealt with nearly 3,500 problems around gyms, health clubs and fitness...

Metro, 00:17 in Hot News
 

This disturbing advert will help your New Year’s resolution to quit smoking

A hard-hitting new TV advert shows how poisons from the tar in cigarettes enter the bloodstream and flow through the body within seconds, causing damage to major organs. The campaign also highlights how smoking can lead to elevated levels of cadmium –...

Metro, 00:17 in Hot News
 
Driving laws could be about to change on motorways – here’s what you should know

Driving laws could be about to change on motorways – here’s what you should know

Drivers who ignore smart motorway lane closures could be fined from March, the Press Association has learnt. Highways England believes ignoring red X signs on overhead gantries is ‘dangerous’ and expects penalties to be introduced next spring. It has...

Metro, 00:17 in Hot News
 
British gardens facing threat from ‘game-changing’ disease on imported plants

British gardens facing threat from ‘game-changing’ disease on imported plants

British gardens could potentially be at risk from a ‘game changing’ disease that causes the death of plants. The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has warned gardeners that the bacterial pest Xylella fastidiosa could arrive in the UK from the...

Metro, 00:17 in Hot News
 
Wi-fi on trains could be about to get a lot speedier

Wi-fi on trains could be about to get a lot speedier

The days of no signal in a train tunnel could be over soon, with plans to boost mobile and wi-fi connections on the rail network.  You could even stream video easily if the government’s plans come to fruition. They want to install fibre optic cables...

Metro, 00:17 in Hot News
 


News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31