Margaret Thatcher

Care home crisis is the result of years of neglect | Letters

51 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Bill Shaw says the Thatcher government systematically dismantled social care provision, while Les Bright highlights what went wrong with private services. Plus letters from Tom...
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Queen humiliation: How Princess Margaret would get back at mother over criticism

Queen humiliation: How Princess Margaret would get back at mother over criticism

11 hours ago   |   Daily Express

THE Queen Mother would sometimes be subjected to retaliation at home from Princess Margaret over the repeated criticism of her conduct and style, a new documentary has claimed.
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Margaret Ferrier accuses Tories of "reckless" behaviour

Margaret Ferrier accuses Tories of "reckless" behaviour

13 hours ago   |   Daily Record

This Tuesday saw full parliamentary sessions return to Westminster
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Princess Margaret heartbreak: The one title royal always rejected because of Queen exposed

Princess Margaret heartbreak: The one title royal always rejected because of Queen exposed

14 hours ago   |   Daily Express

PRINCESS Margaret admitted to having issues when a specific title was used to refer to her, royal biographer Christopher Warwick claimed.
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Royal Wedding Flowers: the myrtle of Sofiero

14 hours ago   |   Royal Central

The royal family of Sweden do like a royal wedding in June. King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia married in the month as did all three of their children while three of the...
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Pensioner with dementia missing from her Castlemilk home

Pensioner with dementia missing from her Castlemilk home

16 hours ago   |   Daily Record

Margaret McLean who has mobility issues left her home yesterday in Castlemilk.
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Highland councillors aim to continue online meetings to save travel and expense

18 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

A lockdown legacy could see Highland councillors travel less and save money in expenses by conducting more business online. Highland Council members earned £1,591,343 in...
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Disappointment as youths flout social distancing guidelines at Dores Beach

Disappointment as youths flout social distancing guidelines at Dores Beach

19 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

Local leaders have expressed their disappointment amid claims group of youths flouted social distancing guidelines late into the night at Dores Beach. Fears tighter lockdown...
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9 to 5 actress Peggy Pope, who played comedic secretary Margaret and coined the phrase ‘atta girl,' dead at 91

9 to 5 actress Peggy Pope, who played comedic secretary Margaret and coined the phrase ‘atta girl,' dead at 91

1 day ago   |   The Sun   |   2 articles

PEGGY Pope, who famously coined the phrase “atta girl” in the 1980 hit film 9 to 5, is dead at the age of 91. The legendary actress passed away Wednesday in Fort Collins...
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Readers' Letters: Hands off our NHS

1 day ago   |   Evening Express

The care sector is exposed as dysfunctional by the Scottish Government advisory group. Now there's a surprise.
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Business Secretary Alok Sharma is tested for Covid-19

Business Secretary Alok Sharma is tested for Covid-19

Business Secretary Alok Sharma, pictured arriving in Downing Street yesterday has been placed in isolation and tested for Covid-19 after falling ill in the House of Commons... Read more ...

Past presidents have used the Insurrection Act to protect civil rights and...

Past presidents have used the Insurrection Act to protect civil rights and enforce desegregation. Trump could use it to quell the protests against police brutality

President Donald Trump has threatened to deploy active duty military troops in states to quell George Floyd protests against police brutality. In doing so, he would invoke the... Read more ...

Madeleine McCann: German Prisoner Identified As New Suspect In 2007...

Madeleine McCann: German Prisoner Identified As New Suspect In 2007 Disappearance

A German prisoner has been identified as a suspect in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, detectives have revealed. The Metropolitan Police have not named the man, 43, who... Read more ...

Liam Payne, 26, and girlfriend Maya Henry, 19, arrive in Hyde Park for...

Liam Payne, 26, and girlfriend Maya Henry, 19, arrive in Hyde Park for London protests  

The One Direction singer, 26, and the Instagram star, 19, held hands as they joined thousands of protesters marching in response to the death of George Floyd Read more ...

Premier League records just one positive coronavirus case after latest round...

Premier League records just one positive coronavirus case after latest round of tests from 1,197 samples

THERE has just been one positive case of coronavirus in the latest round of Premier League testing. It takes the total of positive cases to 13 following 5,079 samples from... Read more ...

Two arrested as Black Lives Matter protesters and police clash by Downing Street

Two arrested as Black Lives Matter protesters and police clash by Downing Street

Protesters and police officers clash near Downing Street Police and protesters have been pictured clashing outside Downing Street, as thousands march in London to throw their... Read more ...

Strictly Come Dancing bosses ‘ban entourages for stars and judges' in this...

Strictly Come Dancing bosses ‘ban entourages for stars and judges' in this year's series amid pandemic

Strictly Come Dancing have ‘banned celebrity entourages' Strictly Come Dancing bosses have reportedly banned celebrity entourages for this year's series. There's been plenty... Read more ...

Dream Street star Chris Trousdale dies after 'coronavirus battle' aged 34

Dream Street star Chris Trousdale dies after 'coronavirus battle' aged 34

A family member revealed the boyband star passed away on Tuesday night in hospital Read more ...

What happened to Madeleine McCann on the night she went missing?

What happened to Madeleine McCann on the night she went missing?

Kate and Gerry McCann, from Leicestershire, have been searching for their daughter Madeleine for 13 long years, following her disappearance in Praia da Luz, in Portugal, in 2007 Read more ...

How Madeleine McCann's disappearance unfolded 

How Madeleine McCann's disappearance unfolded 

Some 13 years after Madeleine McCann disappeared from her room in a Portugal holiday apartment, police revealed a new suspect. But what else has happened between then and now? Read more ...