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St Andrews University save 40,000 single use bottles from landfill

30 days ago   |   By The Courier

An environmentally friendly bottling scheme led by St Andrews University will see more than 40,000 plastic bottles removed from circulation every year.
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25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Hull University...

25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Hull University student Libby Squire

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Viewers baffled by complicated TV plots due to looking at their phones

Viewers baffled by complicated TV plots due to looking at their phones

Two-thirds of global viewers are continually baffled by the plot of TV and films because they are 'second screening' - watching two screens at once - a survey by Radio Times... Read more ...

British tourist, 75, becomes the second to die of Legionnaires disease

British tourist, 75, becomes the second to die of Legionnaires disease

Brian Taylor, 75, from Huddersfield was admitted to hospital after returning from a week's holiday at the Hotel Kalofer on Sunny Beach, Bulgaria in June. Read more ...

Man is stabbed in London's Trafalgar Square as police close roads in bid to...

Man is stabbed in London's Trafalgar Square as police close roads in bid to find the attacker 

A man was stabbed in Trafalgar Square at around 9pm this evening and police have closed roads in the area as they hunt for his assailant. The victim's condition is not known. Read more ...

A Texas woman went to one of the only places in the US where the public can...

A Texas woman went to one of the only places in the US where the public can dig for diamonds - and walked away with a nearly 4-carat stone

Miranda Hollingshead, of Bogata, Texas, found a 3.72-carat yellow diamond at Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park on Friday. She had been in the 37.5-acre diamond search... Read more ...

MLB reportedly had to send a memo out to players warning against the use of...

MLB reportedly had to send a memo out to players warning against the use of gas-station sexual-enhancement pills

Major League Baseball is reportedly concerned with its players' use of over-the-counter sexual-enhancement pills. According to ESPN's Jeff Passan , MLB sent a memo both major... Read more ...

Phil Parkinson quits as Bolton Wanderers' troubles deepen 

Phil Parkinson quits as Bolton Wanderers' troubles deepen 

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Trump looked up at the sky and said 'I am the chosen one' while talking...

Trump looked up at the sky and said 'I am the chosen one' while talking about his trade war with China

President Donald Trump on Wednesday referred to himself as the "chosen one" as he discussed his ongoing trade war with China. While speaking to reporters, the president looked... Read more ...

A Mexican judge says 2 people can legally use cocaine - but they can't buy...

A Mexican judge says 2 people can legally use cocaine - but they can't buy or sell it

Pro-legalization group Mexico United Against Crime announced on Tuesday that a court in Mexico City had granted two injunctions ordering the government to allow plaintiffs to... Read more ...

MIT Media Lab's 'civic justice' leader resigns over the research center's...

MIT Media Lab's 'civic justice' leader resigns over the research center's ties to Jeffrey Epstein

Ethan Zuckerman announced his resignation from the Center for Civic Media last week after learning that Media Lab director Joi Ito accepted funding from Jeffrey Epstein. Read more ...