High Street retailers and luxury brands are BURNING or dumping EU products

High street retailers and luxury brands are burning or dumping products returned by EU customers due to the cost and trouble of bringing them back into the country – as online shoppers in Britain see prices rise by a third for items from Europe.  The Brexit trade deal has seen many customers rejecting goods that … Read more High Street retailers and luxury brands are BURNING or dumping EU products

Viral Bondi performer is praised by High School Musical cast for incredibly creative dance parody

Bop to the top! Viral Bondi dancer is praised by High School Musical cast for incredibly creative recreations of Disney scenes and broadway numbers By Candice Jackson For Daily Mail Australia Published: 04:37 GMT, 21 January 2021 | Updated: 04:37 GMT, 21 January 2021 A Bondi-based performer has become a rising internet sensation thanks to … Read more Viral Bondi performer is praised by High School Musical cast for incredibly creative dance parody

Sadiq Khan’s cycle lanes were UNLAWFUL, judge at London’s High Court rules

Sadiq Khan‘s ‘Streetspace’ scheme was ‘seriously flawed’ and ‘took advantage of the pandemic’ to push through ‘radical’ and permanent changes to London‘s roads and should be quashed, the High Court ruled today. The judgement followed a legal challenge by organisations representing black cab drivers who were angry about being banned from a new bus-only route … Read more Sadiq Khan’s cycle lanes were UNLAWFUL, judge at London’s High Court rules

Cost of a home in Britain reaches record high of £250k

Average property prices across Britain reached a record high of £250,000 in the year to November, new official figures show. The average cost of a home increased by 7.6 per cent over the period, up from a 5.9 per cent rise in the year to October. London’s average house price surpassed the £500,000 mark for … Read more Cost of a home in Britain reaches record high of £250k

Meghan Markle asks High Court judge to decide privacy claim without proceeding to full trial 

Meghan Markle asks High Court judge to decide privacy claim over publication of ‘private, personal and sensitive’ letter to her father without proceeding to full trial Duchess is suing the publisher of The Mail on Sunday after it published extracts Justin Rushbooke QC, for the duchess, said it was a ‘triple-barrelled’ assault Lawyers for the … Read more Meghan Markle asks High Court judge to decide privacy claim without proceeding to full trial 

Coronavirus UK: Death rate hits new high with 1,610 new fatalities

Britain today announced a record 1,610 new coronavirus deaths in the country’s deadliest day of the pandemic so far — but cases are down by a quarter as the third lockdown continues to drive down the infection rate. Today’s grisly death toll marks a sharp 30 per cent rise on the 1,243 announced last Tuesday and … Read more Coronavirus UK: Death rate hits new high with 1,610 new fatalities

No10 told to ensure Covid vaccine uptake stays high seven-days-a-week

The number of people getting vaccinated against Covid in the UK has fallen for the third day in a row raising fears that the rollout has stalled over the weekend. Some 204,076 people in Britain were vaccinated yesterday, January 18, with the total slumping from 225,000 on Sunday, 277,000 on Saturday and a dizzying high … Read more No10 told to ensure Covid vaccine uptake stays high seven-days-a-week

CHRISTOPHER STEVENS: The emotional high of finding a long-lost son in the mountains 

Long Lost Family Rating: Devon and Cornwall Rating: Davina McCall’s shows tend to run their course. Big Brother was a national obsession, until suddenly we all felt it had nothing new to give us. Her stint as a judge on The Masked Singer is going well enough, but who remembers telly filler such as Got … Read more CHRISTOPHER STEVENS: The emotional high of finding a long-lost son in the mountains 

MARKET REPORT: Genus hits record high as it beefs up profit forecast

Shares in animal genetics business Genus hit an all-time high as it brought home the bacon for investors. The company, which selectively breeds livestock and sells bull and pig sperm to farmers, said it was hiking its profit forecasts following a ‘strong’ performance in the six months to December 31. It is now expecting a … Read more MARKET REPORT: Genus hits record high as it beefs up profit forecast

High speed cross-Channel train service Eurostar could go bust within months, experts warn 

Eurostar ‘could fold by April’: High speed cross-Channel train service could go bust within months without a rescue package, experts warn MPs and business leaders have warned Eurostar could go bust without help Passengers have fallen 95 per cent since March and two services now run daily  Sir Roger Gale says French and UK ministers … Read more High speed cross-Channel train service Eurostar could go bust within months, experts warn