Victorian folly reaching 218ft high goes up for sale for £2.5m

Buyers have the once-in-a-lifetime chance to own a 218ft-high Victorian folly which boasts a 60ft swimming pool and a telecommunications income of £35,000-a-year. Sway Tower in Hampshire is 14 storey tower house which is believed to be the tallest unreinforced concrete structure in the world. It was built in 1879 and offers incredible views across the … Read more Victorian folly reaching 218ft high goes up for sale for £2.5m

Number of fires in the Amazon reached a 13-year high in June

Number of fires in the Amazon reached a 13-year high in June — and scientists fear they will engulf vast areas of rainforest in the coming months Fire activity in the Amazon normally peaks between July–October each year However, researcher in Brazil detected 2,248 individual fires this June alone Activists have said that COVID-19 has further thinned out … Read more Number of fires in the Amazon reached a 13-year high in June

Jeff Bezos’s wealth hits a new high of $171BILLION as Amazon stock soars amid the pandemic

Jeff Bezos’s wealth hits a new high of $171BILLION as Amazon stock soars amid the pandemic Jeff Bezos’s fortune soared to a new record high of $171.6billion on Wednesday On Wednesday Amazon’s stock surged 4.4 percent to a record $2,878 value Bezos’s fortune beats his previous high of $167.7billion on September 4, 2018 His net … Read more Jeff Bezos’s wealth hits a new high of $171BILLION as Amazon stock soars amid the pandemic

Public’s immunity from coronavirus could be twice as high as first believed

Public’s immunity from coronavirus could be twice as high as first believed with a THIRD of people likely not to catch it, research finds Number of people immune to coronavirus could be twice as high as expected Swedish scientists examined T-cells which help the body fight the virus There are now 312,654 confirmed Covid-19 cases … Read more Public’s immunity from coronavirus could be twice as high as first believed

Civil servants must save Britain’s High Streets by getting back to the office

Critics have called on civil servants to lead by example and save Britain’s high streets by getting back to the office.  City centres are facing financial ruin after officer workers were told to continue working from until next summer, despite the easing of lockdown. There are fears that such a move could spell disaster for … Read more Civil servants must save Britain’s High Streets by getting back to the office

Robbie Williams says he became ‘morbidly obese’ when he got high and went food shopping 

‘I looked like a farm animal’: Robbie Williams says he became ‘morbidly obese’ when he got high and went food shopping By Jack Newman For Mailonline Published: 10:28 BST, 27 June 2020 | Updated: 10:28 BST, 27 June 2020 Robbie Williams said he gained weight when he used to get high and go food shopping. … Read more Robbie Williams says he became ‘morbidly obese’ when he got high and went food shopping 

Is the future Rosie at High Street giant Marks & Spencer?

As investors back a great British brand at what could well be a bargain price, analysts ask: Is the future Rosie at Marks & Spencer?  More than a third of bras are bought from M&S, and a surprising tenth of denim#  Earlier this year M&S shares sank to their lowest since the early 1980s By … Read more Is the future Rosie at High Street giant Marks & Spencer?

Thousands with advanced prostate cancer denied life-extending wonder drug because cost is too high

Thousands of men with advanced prostate cancer will be denied life-extending wonder drug because NHS watchdog says £30,000-a-year cost per treatment is too high The drug abiraterone cuts the risk of men dying within three years by a third  Calls for the drug to be routinely offered to men have been rejected by NICE  The … Read more Thousands with advanced prostate cancer denied life-extending wonder drug because cost is too high

Instagram model looks unrecognisable in high school flashback photo

Guess who! She’s known for her VERY raunchy fashion sense these days – but can you recognise this celebrity as a high school student? By Alisha Buaya For Daily Mail Australia Published: 03:52 BST, 26 June 2020 | Updated: 04:04 BST, 26 June 2020 She’s the Australian model and businesswoman known around the world for … Read more Instagram model looks unrecognisable in high school flashback photo

14-day quarantine for tri-state arrivals from high risk states

WHO HAS TO QUARANTINE AFTER COMING TO NY Alabama Arkansas Arizona Florida North Carolina South Carolina Washington Utah  Texas Anyone who travels to New York, New Jersey and Connecticut from states that are still seeing high coronavirus numbers will have to quarantine for 14 days.  The governors of each state announced the decision on Wednesday.  … Read more 14-day quarantine for tri-state arrivals from high risk states