Police Scotland U-turn after PM security plans named after fictional ‘fat, posh public schoolboy’

Police Scotland accused of calling plan to protect Boris Johnson ‘Operation Bunter’ after fictional ‘fat, posh English public schoolboy’ before U-turn over fears of a diplomatic incident The force drew up security plans for Boris Johnson when he goes to Scotland But ‘Bunter’ moniker was scrapped because of fears it would upset the PM Billy … Read more

Paulini: Australian Idol’s infamous 2003 ‘fat shaming’ moment goes viral

Australian Idol’s notorious ‘fat-shaming’ incident from 2003 has been blamed for causing a generation of women to suffer from body-image issues. Footage of the moment judge Ian ‘Dicko’ Dickson told contestant Paulini Curuenavuli to ‘choose more appropriate clothing and shed some pounds’ went viral this week, prompting a wave of outrage from women on social … Read more

Woman says her boyfriend won’t introduce her to his friends because she’s fat

A woman has revealed her boyfriend of seven months doesn’t want to introduce her to his friends because they are unlikely to approve of their relationship due to her weight.  The woman who is 6ft 3in tall and weighs 15st 1lb (96kg), believed to be from Australia, took to Reddit to explain the sadness she’s experiencing … Read more

Boohoo set to join official ‘list of shame’ after investors rebel over fat cat pay

Fashion giant Boohoo set to join official ‘list of shame’ after investors rebel over fat cat pay: But founder survives By Matt Oliver For The Daily Mail Published: 21:51 BST, 18 June 2021 | Updated: 22:07 BST, 18 June 2021 Fashion giant Boohoo is set to join an official ‘list of shame’ after investors rebelled … Read more

Jeff Lewis says ‘recovery is going well’ after undergoing a ‘fat repositioning’ eye surgery

Jeff Lewis says ‘recovery is going well’ after undergoing a ‘cutting edge’ fat repositioning eye surgery for a more youthful appearance By Deirdre Simonds For Dailymail.com Published: 03:24 BST, 1 June 2021 | Updated: 03:26 BST, 1 June 2021 Jeff Lewis revealed his ‘recovery is going well’ after undergoing a ‘cutting edge’ eye surgery to reposition … Read more

Gymnastics coach who referred to Amy Tinkler as a ‘fat dwarf’ is helping select British Olympic team

British Gymnastics coach under investigation after being accused of describing Olympic medallist Amy Tinkler as a ‘fat dwarf’, which reduced her to tears when she was 17, is helping to select Team GB’s Tokyo team Colin Still is accused of using the term ‘fat dwarf’ in an email to Amy Tinkler He was placed under … Read more

Plasterer took photos of dog because ‘he couldn’t get over how fat it was’

Plasterer, 57, who pulled van over to take pictures of Jack Russell because ‘he couldn’t get over how fat it was’ was accused of being ‘suspected dog thief’ Dog owner Kyle Bridon put a warning on Facebook after spotting ‘suspicious’ van He saw the driver taking photos of his dog so warned others online to … Read more

If you want to cut fat cat pay or make firms go greener – VOTE

While shareholders own a company, it’s the executive team and board who hold the day-to-day power. They decide what dividends to pay, what strategy to follow and how to shape the company’s ethos.  But for a brief window every year, shareholders are given the tools to gain control. Over the next few weeks, most UK-listed … Read more

Nia Vardalos confirms My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3 but production is on hold due to COVID-19

Nia Vardalos confirmed longstanding rumors that there will be another My Big Fat Greek Wedding film on Instagram on Wednesday. But with the confirmation also came the news that the third installment in the romantic comedy franchise has hit a snag. It turns out the production, which is slated to shoot in Greece this go-around, is … Read more

Almost 3,000 council fat cats now earn more than £100,000 a year

Spiralling town hall pay pushed the number of local government officials who earned above £100,000 last year to more than 2,800, it was revealed yesterday. As council tax rises have soared above inflation, councils have pushed ahead with salary increases for some of their best-paid employees, analysis showed. The breakdown – covering the financial year 2019-20, … Read more