Woke Lancaster students demand The Sugarhouse Nightclub is renamed due to links to city’s slavery

Woke Lancaster students demand The Sugarhouse Nightclub change its name due to links to city’s slave trade Sugarhouse Nightclub is located on Sugarhouse Alley and run by student union But undergrads think it should be renamed over ‘vicious atrocities’ in slave trade  A petition has been set up and needs around 320 signatures to be … Read more

Saturday Night Takeaway fans demand justice after woman loses out on cash prize due to time delay

Saturday Night Takeaway fans were up in arms when a contestant lost out on a cash prize due to an unfortunate time delay. Viewers demanded justice after hosts Ant and Dec told the player she had sung the lyrics of Dolly Parton’s hit 9 to 5 incorrectly during the show’s Sing-a-long live segment. However, after later … Read more

Landlords demand Rishi Sunak provides MORE financial help

Landlords demand Rishi Sunak provides MORE financial help for pubs in next week’s Budget and say current support is not enough Campaign for Pubs has written an open letter to the Chancellor with demands Demands include a 12-month extension to the 5 per cent reduced VAT rate  It also urges the Government to waive 50% of … Read more

Grieving relatives demand inquiry after loved ones have been wrongly certified as virus victims

Grieving families last night said deaths had been wrongly certified as Covid-19. Demanding an inquiry, top medical experts and MPs also insisted they were ‘certain’ that too many fatalities were being blamed on the virus. One funeral director said it was ‘a national scandal’. The claims are part of a Daily Mail investigation that raises … Read more

Tory MPs demand Northern Ireland protocol is scrapped

Arlene Foster holds talks with loyalist paramilitary representatives over Northern Ireland protocol as Tories demand it is scrapped and warn it has had a ‘profound and negative effect’ amid wrangling with the EU  DUP leader Arlene Foster met representative group for loyalist paramilitaries  Loyalists are angry over new post-Brexit checks on goods arriving at NI … Read more

Tory demand lockdown end date is brought forward from June

Coronavirus cases, deaths and hospital admissions are continuing to fall rapidly, according to official figures that will pile even more pressure on Boris Johnson to ease lockdown sooner. Department of Health bosses today recorded 9,938 infections — down by a fifth on last week. Another 442 victims were also added to the toll, in a … Read more

Open pubs by EASTER, demand Tory MPs ahead of Boris Johnson’s roadmap out of lockdown announcement

Pubs must be open by Easter, Tory MPs demanded today ahead of Boris Johnson‘s announcement of plans to unchain the UK from coronavirus lockdown. The COVID Recovery Group of Tory backbenchers seemed unsatisfied with details of the PM’s roadmap to recovery briefed over the weekend. It suggested April could be the earliest pubs could serve … Read more

Save our army! Four top generals band together to demand Boris Johnson calls a halt to troop cuts

Four generals have issued an unprecedented plea to Boris Johnson to withdraw plans to axe 10,000 soldiers from the Army. The commanders, with decades of frontline service behind them, say the UK will no longer be taken seriously as a military power if the numbers are cut. The Army is widely expected to be reduced to … Read more

From Pelé to Big Sky and Bates Motel: The best on demand TV to watch this week 

NETFLIX   Pele Pelé (above) is the only player to have won the World Cup three times – with Brazil in 1958, 1962 and 1970 – and was for a time the highest-paid athlete in the world Pelé is the only player to have won the World Cup three times – with Brazil in 1958, … Read more

MPs blast ‘send jabs abroad’ demand from the new head of the World Trade Organisation

MPs blast ‘send jabs abroad’ demand after the new head of the World Trade Organisation called for rich countries to send vaccines to poorer nations ‘now’ WTO chief Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala said: ‘I don’t think we should wait to get surplus’  MPs reacted by arguing that Government’s first duty is to protect its own people Boris … Read more