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Wet, windy and icy weather could dent General Election turnout

Wet, windy and icy weather could dent General Election turnout

Frosty roads and wintry showers could keep some would-be voters at home in parts of Scotland today. The Met Office says surfaces could be slippery and advised people to take care when walking or driving. Wet and chilly weather is predicted for the...

Thursday, 09:25 in Hot News
 
What time do polling stations close today for the General Election 2019?

What time do polling stations close today for the General Election 2019?

Polling stations across the UK have opened – and are already facing long queues – as the public votes in the third general election in four years. With polling stations opening at 7am this morning, some pre-election polls have suggested we could even...

Thursday, 09:25 in Hot News
 
Best man attacks bride, her mum and sisters for telling groom to go to bed

Best man attacks bride, her mum and sisters for telling groom to go to bed

A bride was assaulted at her wedding by her new brother-in-law – who was also the best man, a court has been told. Tomos Rhydian Wilson, 29, went on a drunken rampage at his sibling’s reception – hurling abuse at his new family before assaulting bride...

Thursday, 09:25 in Hot News
 
Does tapping a beer can actually stop it frothing? Scientists found out

Does tapping a beer can actually stop it frothing? Scientists found out

In what was probably one of the most enjoyable scientific studies of recent times, a team of researchers have been investigating beer. Specifically, whether or not tapping a beer can before you open it can stop the booze from frothing up and drenching...

Thursday, 09:23 in Science &Technology
 
Manchester United target Erling Haaland travels for talks with Borussia Dortmund

Manchester United target Erling Haaland travels for talks with Borussia Dortmund

Manchester United target Erling Haaland has held talks with Borussia Dortmund this week, according to reports in Germany. The 19-year-old has attracted interest from several top clubs in Europe following his excellent performances for Red Bull...

Thursday, 08:29 in Sport
 
Jose Mourinho highlights weakness in Ryan Sessegnon after full Spurs debut

Jose Mourinho highlights weakness in Ryan Sessegnon after full Spurs debut

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho says Ryan Sessegnon ‘lost too many individual duels’ on his full debut for the club. The former Fulham man made his first start for Spurs as Mourinho’s men were beaten 3-1 by Bayern Munich in their final Champions League...

Thursday, 08:29 in Sport
 
Why you need to stop sharing towels with your significant other

Why you need to stop sharing towels with your significant other

Living with someone you love is all fun and good times until you’ve got their faecal bacteria on your face. That’s not an assumption about your sexual preferences, to be clear. If you’re casually swapping and sharing towels with your significant other...

Thursday, 08:14 in Lifestyle
 
BT Sport now lets fans buy a monthly pass to watch matches

BT Sport now lets fans buy a monthly pass to watch matches

Sports fans can finally get access to BT Sport without having to sign up for either BT TV or broadband. The service is now being made available a pay monthly, contract-free Monthly Pass which gets viewers access to all BT Sport’s channels for £25 a...

Thursday, 08:14 in Science &Technology
 
Jeremy Corbyn reveals truth over ‘personal images’ released to media

Jeremy Corbyn reveals truth over ‘personal images’ released to media

Jeremy Corbyn has trolled the nation on election day with a tweet about personal images that have been released. He says that media outlets are going to publish the pictures today and he wants to se the record straight. There is then a link to a...

Thursday, 08:03 in Hot News
 
Emirati ruler’s son died after taking cocaine and GHB

Emirati ruler’s son died after taking cocaine and GHB

The Emir of Sharjah’s son was found dead in his London apartment after taking ‘strong’ cocaine and the sex drug GBH, an inquest was told. Fashion designer Sheikh Khalid Al Qasimi, 39, was discovered by his cleaner sitting upright on the floor by his...

Thursday, 07:55 in Hot News
 
New spider that rots human flesh and lives in furniture is discovered in Mexico

New spider that rots human flesh and lives in furniture is discovered in Mexico

A new species of venomous flesh-rotting spider has been discovered in Mexico. The Loxosceles tenochtitlan spider lives in furniture and its bite, while not deadly, can be devastating to humans. It is a species of violin spider, also known as the...

Thursday, 07:22 in Hot News
 
Can I take a selfie in the voting booth and can you use a pen to vote?

Can I take a selfie in the voting booth and can you use a pen to vote?

The nation is gripped by voting fever today as General Election 2019 gets underway. Millions of people across the country will go to their local polling stations to have their say on who will represent them in the House of Commons. But as they do,...

Thursday, 07:22 in Hot News
 
Voters head to the polls as battle for Number 10 underway

Voters head to the polls as battle for Number 10 underway

Polling stations have opened this morning in what is being billed as Britain’s most important General Election in a generation. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who gambled his job by triggering the vote, has sought to focus on his pledge to ‘get Brexit...

Thursday, 07:22 in Hot News
 
Why you shouldn’t dress your cat in a festive outfit this Christmas

Why you shouldn’t dress your cat in a festive outfit this Christmas

Christmas can be a stressful time for cats, especially if they are particularly nervous. They can easily become unsettled if they go from being in a usually quiet environment to having lots of unfamiliar people around. A house with so many unusual...

Thursday, 07:05 in Lifestyle
 
Driver gets parking fine for ‘failing the attitude test’ when she confronted warden

Driver gets parking fine for ‘failing the attitude test’ when she confronted warden

A woman who parked in a disabled bay without displaying a blue badge has hit out at wardens who criticised her attitude. Gabrielle Davies, 25, left her car for two minutes to go and pay for parking at a car park in Wrexham, north Wales, on Tuesday...

Thursday, 06:49 in Hot News
 


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