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Theresa May says she will resign before general election but won’t say when

Theresa May says she will resign before general election but won’t say when

Theresa May has confirmed she will not lead the Conservatives into the next General Election, but she refused to put an exact date on her departure. It appears the Prime Minister was talking about the next scheduled election in 2022, although it...

Thursday, 17:15 in Hot News
 
Morrisons’ £7 ruby port has won the highest prize that can be given to a wine

Morrisons’ £7 ruby port has won the highest prize that can be given to a wine

Port is (arguably, when you count Baileys and sherry) the most Christmassy drink. It’s ideal in front of a roaring fire and some classic sitcoms, and is traditional at the end of a meal. It’s even better when you can get an award-winning one with...

Thursday, 17:07 in Lifestyle
 
Amazon now lets you turn a Fire TV streaming stick into a Sega Mega Drive

Amazon now lets you turn a Fire TV streaming stick into a Sega Mega Drive

Ready for a heavy bout of gaming nostalgia served up on a handy piece of modern tech? Amazon has just announced that a whole host of Sega Mega Drive games will now be available on the Fire TV Stick. The retailer’s handy gadget, which cost £50 and...

Thursday, 17:03 in Hot News
 
Boris Johnson given 24 hours to respond or face legal action over Brexit ‘lies’

Boris Johnson given 24 hours to respond or face legal action over Brexit ‘lies’

Boris Johnson has been warned he has just hours to respond to claims he lied about the UK sending £350,000,000 a week to Brussels – or face prosecution. The clock is ticking for the Vote Leave figurehead after a private prosecutor announced plans to...

Thursday, 16:57 in Hot News
 
Anthony Joshua to attend Rocky Fielding’s showdown with Canelo Alvarez

Anthony Joshua to attend Rocky Fielding’s showdown with Canelo Alvarez

Anthony Joshua will be ringside for Rocky Fielding’s title defence against Canelo Alvarez in New York this weekend. The heavyweight champion opted against attending Deontay Wilder’s showdown with Tyson Fury in Los Angeles at the start of the month,...

Thursday, 16:55 in Sport
 
Plane forced to turn around after human heart was discovered onboard

Plane forced to turn around after human heart was discovered onboard

A Southwest Airlines plane was forced to turn around mid-flight after the crew discovered a human heart had been left onboard. The organ was put on the plane from Sacramento and was meant to be unloaded in Seattle. However, the ‘life-critical cargo...

Thursday, 16:46 in Hot News
 
When is David Dimbleby’s last Queston Time and who is replacing him?

When is David Dimbleby’s last Queston Time and who is replacing him?

It is the end of an era on Question Time as David Dimbleby steps down from his hosting role that he has held for over 24 years. Dimbleby first presented Question Time on January 14 1994 and is the longest serving presenter of the show. The 80-year-old...

Thursday, 16:46 in Hot News
 
How to avoid your Christmas tree burning the house down

How to avoid your Christmas tree burning the house down

Did you know that Christmas trees were a major cause of death? We’re not saying you should dump the evergreen in the street (the council won’t thank you for it) but you should definitely think about the fire safety aspects when you put it up. There...

Thursday, 16:42 in Hot News
 
Two slices of Christmas cake could push you over the drink-drive limit

Two slices of Christmas cake could push you over the drink-drive limit

Christmas cake is the best. Boozy, stodgy, festive deliciousness. But if you’re planning on driving, then you may want to take it easy. Experts have warned that just two slices of the brandy-drenched dessert could put you over the legal drink-driving...

Thursday, 16:40 in Lifestyle
 
Virgin Galactic passenger rocket passes test flight and soars into space

Virgin Galactic passenger rocket passes test flight and soars into space

Passenger space travel company Virgin Galatic has successfully launched a test plane into space. The company’s rocket made it higher than 50 miles – meeting the Federal Aviation Authority’s definition of space, before traveling back to Earth and...

Thursday, 16:35 in Hot News
 
Artist creates fake book covers that perfectly summarise the millennial existential crisis

Artist creates fake book covers that perfectly summarise the millennial existential crisis

Some book titles just scream relatable, don’t they? The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck is probably one self-help book that you’ve seen at least one person reading on the Tube. Following a similar vibe, artist Johan Deckmann has created mock self-help...

Thursday, 16:32 in Lifestyle
 
Diver says deep sea fishing accident left him looking like Popeye

Diver says deep sea fishing accident left him looking like Popeye

A deep sea diver was left with massively swollen arms and chest after a fishing accident. Alejandro ‘Willy’ Ramos was diving for shellfish off the coast of southern Peru when a huge cargo ship cut across his vital air hose. Although he was able to...

Thursday, 16:29 in Hot News
 
Undertaker says ‘sniggering’ traffic warden gave ticket as she moved dead body

Undertaker says ‘sniggering’ traffic warden gave ticket as she moved dead body

An undertaker has hit out at the lack of respect for the funeral industry after getting a parking ticket from a ‘jobsworth’ traffic warden. Paula Brennan had parked her private ambulance behind the funeral home so she could quickly and respectfully...

Thursday, 16:29 in Hot News
 
Romelu Lukaku unhappy over failed Chelsea transfer talks before Manchester United transfer

Romelu Lukaku unhappy over failed Chelsea transfer talks before Manchester United transfer

Romelu Lukaku was unhappy with Mino Raiola over his failure to fully negotiate with Chelsea before his transfer to Manchester United. United signed the Belgium international from Everton for an initial £75 million fee last year. But before deciding to...

Thursday, 16:17 in Sport
 
Defending champion Rob Cross ‘playing at 20%’ going into PDC World Darts Championship

Defending champion Rob Cross ‘playing at 20%’ going into PDC World Darts Championship

Rob Cross begins the defence of his PDC World Darts Championship on Thursday night, but he admits that his game is not where he would like it to be. ‘Voltage’ stunned the darting world 12 months ago when he won the world title on debut, beating world...

Thursday, 16:12 in Sport
 


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