JK Rowling and Salman Rushdie among 152 public figures to criticise 'cancel culture'

JK ROWLING AND SALMAN RUSHDIE AMONG 152 PUBLIC FIGURES TO CRITICISE 'CANCEL CULTURE'

JK Rowling and Salman Rushdie are among 152 writers and academics who have signed an open letter denouncing the so-called "cancel culture".

Events to mark 75th Anniversary of VJ and VE Day in Weymouth cancelled

EVENTS TO MARK 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF VJ AND VE DAY IN WEYMOUTH CANCELLED

Weymouth Town Council have announced they are cancelling events planned to mark the 75th anniversaries of VJ & VE Day.

 
 
 
Boohoo launches independent review of UK supply chain

BOOHOO LAUNCHES INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF UK SUPPLY CHAIN

Online fashion retailer Boohoo has launched an independent review of its UK supply chain after allegations about working conditions...

Coronavirus: Chancellor to unveil £2bn work placements scheme in recovery package

CORONAVIRUS: CHANCELLOR TO UNVEIL £2BN WORK PLACEMENTS SCHEME IN RECOVERY PACKAGE

Chancellor Rishi Sunak will spend £2bn funding hundreds of thousands of "work placements" to keep young people off the dole in his...

 
 
 
Newly-discovered seaweed species threatens protected coral reef in Hawaii

NEWLY-DISCOVERED SEAWEED SPECIES THREATENS PROTECTED CORAL REEF IN HAWAII

A newly-discovered species of seaweed is spreading rapidly and killing large patches of coral in one of the most protected ocean environments...

Coronavirus: Free parking for NHS staff 'cannot continue indefinitely', health minister says

CORONAVIRUS: FREE PARKING FOR NHS STAFF 'CANNOT CONTINUE INDEFINITELY', HEALTH MINISTER SAYS

NHS healthcare workers need clarity over the future of free hospital parking after a health minister announced funding for it "cannot...

 
 
 
Coronavirus: Riots in the Serbian capital after government reimposes lockdown

CORONAVIRUS: RIOTS IN THE SERBIAN CAPITAL AFTER GOVERNMENT REIMPOSES LOCKDOWN

Thousands of protesters have clashed with riot police in the Serbian capital Belgrade after the country's president announced the reintroduction...

Donald Trump moves to officially withdraw US from World Health Organisation

DONALD TRUMP MOVES TO OFFICIALLY WITHDRAW US FROM WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION

Donald Trump has moved to officially withdraw the US from the World Health Organisation during the coronavirus pandemic.

 
 
 
Coronavirus: Portugal in talks with UK over travel quarantine exemption

CORONAVIRUS: PORTUGAL IN TALKS WITH UK OVER TRAVEL QUARANTINE EXEMPTION

Portugal is in talks with the British government over its exclusion from a list of countries exempt from coronavirus travel quarantine.

Dutch police find torture chamber after tips from unencrypted messages

DUTCH POLICE FIND TORTURE CHAMBER AFTER TIPS FROM UNENCRYPTED MESSAGES

Six men have been arrested after Dutch police discovered a torture chamber containing a dentist's chair, handcuffs, and tools.

 
 
 
William Algar: Man charged with murder after jazz musician dismembered

WILLIAM ALGAR: MAN CHARGED WITH MURDER AFTER JAZZ MUSICIAN DISMEMBERED

A man has been charged with murder after a jazz musician was stabbed to death and dismembered in London.

Usain Bolt reveals name of baby daughter - with nod to sprinter's Olympic success

USAIN BOLT REVEALS NAME OF BABY DAUGHTER - WITH NOD TO SPRINTER'S OLYMPIC SUCCESS

He's the fastest man of all time, and now his baby daughter looks destined to follow in his footsteps after her name was revealed.

 
 
 
Coronavirus: Chancellor to unveil £2bn work placements scheme in recovery package

CORONAVIRUS: CHANCELLOR TO UNVEIL £2BN WORK PLACEMENTS SCHEME IN RECOVERY PACKAGE

Chancellor Rishi Sunak will spend £2bn funding hundreds of thousands of "work placements" to keep young people off the dole in his...

Coronavirus: Nine times Jair Bolsonaro dismissed the severity of COVID-19

CORONAVIRUS: NINE TIMES JAIR BOLSONARO DISMISSED THE SEVERITY OF COVID-19

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has tested positive for coronavirus.

 
 
 
Kasabian say they are 'heartbroken' and that Tom Meighan misled fans over assault charge

KASABIAN SAY THEY ARE 'HEARTBROKEN' AND THAT TOM MEIGHAN MISLED FANS OVER ASSAULT CHARGE

Kasabian say former frontman Tom Meighan misled fans by choosing not to talk about his assault charge.

Children of British military personnel to get free childcare

CHILDREN OF BRITISH MILITARY PERSONNEL TO GET FREE CHILDCARE

The children of British military personnel will receive free childcare, the defence secretary has announced, in an attempt to modernise...

 
 
 
Kasabian say they are 'heartbroken' and that Tom Meighan misled fans over abuse charge

KASABIAN SAY THEY ARE 'HEARTBROKEN' AND THAT TOM MEIGHAN MISLED FANS OVER ABUSE CHARGE

Kasabian say former frontman Tom Meighan misled fans by choosing not to talk about his domestic abuse charge.

Coronavirus: The seven things to watch out for in Sunak's stimulus statement

CORONAVIRUS: THE SEVEN THINGS TO WATCH OUT FOR IN SUNAK'S STIMULUS STATEMENT

Over the past few months millions of us have been directly affected by the unprecedented coronavirus support schemes unleashed by the...

 
 
 
NZ limits international arrivals to stop quarantine system being overwhelmed

NZ LIMITS INTERNATIONAL ARRIVALS TO STOP QUARANTINE SYSTEM BEING OVERWHELMED

New Zealand has joined the Australian state of New South Wales in limiting the number of international passengers arriving at its airports.

UK to resume arms sales to Saudi Arabia following government review

UK TO RESUME ARMS SALES TO SAUDI ARABIA FOLLOWING GOVERNMENT REVIEW

The UK government will resume arms sales to Saudi Arabia after a High Court ruling put a temporary suspension on exports last year.

 
 
 



Mikel Arteta fuming Jamie Vardy escaped red as Arsenal boss gives Eddie...

Mikel Arteta fuming Jamie Vardy escaped red as Arsenal boss gives Eddie Nketiah verdict

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta felt Jamie Vardy should've been shown red during the Gunners' draw with Leicester on Tuesday night. Read more ...

Everton v Southampton: When is it, where can you watch it, team news and...

Everton v Southampton: When is it, where can you watch it, team news and what are the odds?

When is Everton v Southampton? Barring any health emergencies, the game is scheduled to take place on Thursday July 9. What time does Everton v Southampton kick-off? The game... Read more ...

Free Hospital Parking For NHS Staff Set To Be Scrapped As Coronavirus...

Free Hospital Parking For NHS Staff Set To Be Scrapped As Coronavirus Pandemic Eases

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. Free hospital parking for NHS staff in England will end once the... Read more ...

Boohoo launches independent review of UK supply chain

Boohoo launches independent review of UK supply chain

Online fashion retailer Boohoo has launched an independent review of its UK supply chain after allegations about working conditions at one factory. Read more ...

Piers Morgan rages as 'tone-deaf' government charge NHS staff for parking again

Piers Morgan rages as 'tone-deaf' government charge NHS staff for parking again

Piers, 55, branded the plans 'utterly disgusting' and accused Prime Minister Boris Johnson of "kicking the boot in" Read more ...

Usain Bolt Reveals Baby Daughter's Name, And Well, It's Absolutely Perfect

Usain Bolt Reveals Baby Daughter's Name, And Well, It's Absolutely Perfect

Usain Bolt has revealed the name of his baby daughter and it really is perfect. The sprinter's partner Kasi Bennett gave birth to their first child on 17 May, and the... Read more ...

Liverpool strike transfer agreement with Thiago Alcantara over summer switch

Liverpool strike transfer agreement with Thiago Alcantara over summer switch

Liverpool are a step closer to signing Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcantara, it has been claimed. Read more ...

Chelsea player ratings vs Crystal Palace: Pulisic and Willian star again but...

Chelsea player ratings vs Crystal Palace: Pulisic and Willian star again but one ace flops

Chelsea kept their hopes of Champions League qualification alive with victory over Crystal Palace, but which of Frank Lampard's men impressed at Selhurst Park? Read more ...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic claims AC Milan would have won the Serie A title had he...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic claims AC Milan would have won the Serie A title had he been there all season

In his second spell at the club, after winning the Serie A title during his first, Ibrahimovic boldly claimed AC Milan would have done so again this season if he had been there... Read more ...

BILD: Kai Havertz asks to leave Leverkusen with Chelsea looking to pay...

BILD: Kai Havertz asks to leave Leverkusen with Chelsea looking to pay instalments

Another day, another strong Kai Havertz to Chelsea rumour from another top source. This time, it's German publication BILD providing the update. This outlet has close links to... Read more ...