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I haven’t voted in 20 years and will spoil my ballot on Thursday

I haven’t voted in 20 years and will spoil my ballot on Thursday

I’ve been spoiling my ballot for over 20 years. This year will be no different. Growing up, politics was important to my family. I was raised in Sutton-in-Ashfield, the daughter of a Nottinghamshire striking miner and a trade union officer for the...

Tuesday, 08:45 in Hot News
 
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer receives full backing from Manchester United owners

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer receives full backing from Manchester United owners

Manchester United’s owners, the Glazer family, have personally assured Ole Gunnar Solskjaer that he will not be sacked, according to reports. Before the start of last week, Solskjaer was under huge pressure with United on a run of three games without...

Tuesday, 08:31 in Sport
 
Alan Shearer explains why Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will be ‘going mad’ despite Arsenal win

Alan Shearer explains why Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will be ‘going mad’ despite Arsenal win

Alan Shearer still feels Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will be feeling ‘frustrated’ at Arsenal despite getting on the score sheet as the Gunners ended their two-month wait for a league win. Arsenal went behind in the first half of Monday night’s clash...

Tuesday, 08:31 in Sport
 
Trolls claim photo of boy on hospital floor was faked by Labour activists

Trolls claim photo of boy on hospital floor was faked by Labour activists

The journalist who broke the story of a four-year-old boy lying on a hospital bed has hit out at claims the image was faked. Daniel Sheridan was sent the picture of Jack Williment-Barr by his mother Sarah, 36, and wrote about it for the Yorkshire...

Tuesday, 08:14 in Hot News
 
Man makes ‘white power hand symbol’ during election Question Time special

Man makes ‘white power hand symbol’ during election Question Time special

Representatives of all seven main parties faced a grilling on climate change, housing, Brexit and the NHS on the BBC’s special under-30s edition of Question Time last night. They faced questions from the studio as well as those watching on Twitter who...

Tuesday, 08:14 in Hot News
 
Mum says cruel trolls mock her son for his rare skin condition

Mum says cruel trolls mock her son for his rare skin condition

A mum is speaking out to raise awareness of rare skin condition Harlequin ichthyosis, after her son was made fun of for looking ‘like a doll’. Two-year-old Michal Winter was born with the illness, which causes his skin to shed every day and become...

Tuesday, 08:05 in Lifestyle
 
This ‘astronaut workout’ could help you become a better runner

This ‘astronaut workout’ could help you become a better runner

If you’re trying to improve your running technique, you probably feel like you’ve tried every trick on the planet. So, if you’re stuck in a running rut you may need to look further afield. Like outer space. Adidas has partnered with NASA’s...

Tuesday, 08:05 in Lifestyle
 
Gabriel Martinelli sets new Arsenal record during West Ham win

Gabriel Martinelli sets new Arsenal record during West Ham win

Gabriel Martinelli set a new record for Arsenal as he sparked the Gunners’ comeback in their 3-1 win over West Ham on Monday evening. Freddie Ljungberg’s side were trailing by half-time but Martinelli equalised in the 60th minute before Nicolas Pepe...

Tuesday, 07:53 in Sport
 
Mesut Ozil reacts to Arsenal ending two-month wait for a win and praises Freddie Ljungberg

Mesut Ozil reacts to Arsenal ending two-month wait for a win and praises Freddie Ljungberg

Mesut Ozil admits Arsenal still have plenty of hard work ahead of them despite ending their long wait for a Premier League win, while he has praised the impact of interim boss Freddie Ljungberg. The Gunners appeared to be heading for another miserable...

Tuesday, 07:48 in Sport
 
First pictures of the 13 dead and missing after New Zealand volcanic eruption

First pictures of the 13 dead and missing after New Zealand volcanic eruption

Two British people are in hospital after yesterday’s volcano erupted on White Island New Zealand as police say they are opening a criminal investigation. Five deaths have been confirmed and their bodies were removed from the island by survivors but...

Tuesday, 07:36 in Hot News
 
Little boy has eye removed days after Christmas after mum spots rare cancer in photo

Little boy has eye removed days after Christmas after mum spots rare cancer in photo

A mum is urging parents to check their Christmas photos for symptoms of a rare childhood cancer after her son needed surgery to remove his eye over the festive period. Noah Blanks was just four years old when he had the lifesaving operation after...

Tuesday, 07:27 in Lifestyle
 
Boris in cringeworthy Love Actually spoof video in final desperate bid for votes

Boris in cringeworthy Love Actually spoof video in final desperate bid for votes

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have launched pop culture-inspired campaign videos in the final days of the General Election campaign. In a video posted by Mr Johnson on Monday evening, the Prime Minister emulated a scene from Love Actually as he...

Tuesday, 06:51 in Hot News
 
The forgotten tragedy on our doorstep after the bulldozing of the Calais ‘Jungle’

The forgotten tragedy on our doorstep after the bulldozing of the Calais ‘Jungle’

The winter rain lashes heavily against a piece of blue tarpaulin strung between two trees. Underneath, seven-month-old Adam Bilbas sleeps in his mother’s arms while his father, Kadr, packs the family’s few remaining belongings into two bin bags. The...

Tuesday, 06:51 in Hot News
 
Disabled man took two years to die after being beaten up over barking dog

Disabled man took two years to die after being beaten up over barking dog

A man has been accused of beating up his disabled neighbour in a row over his barking dog. Matthew Sheehan, 36, was left in a vegetative state after Raymond Burrell attacked him because he complained that his dog barked at night. He was found guilty...

Tuesday, 06:51 in Hot News
 
Clown Bobby Bubbles raped young girl who thought she was ‘in love’ with him

Clown Bobby Bubbles raped young girl who thought she was ‘in love’ with him

A children’s entertainer has been jailed after he was convicted of raping a child under the age of 13. Robert Jamieson, 49, goes by the stage name Bobby Bubbles in his clown outfit and was well known across Hull and East Yorkshire. But he has now been...

Tuesday, 06:51 in Hot News
 


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