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House of Lords spends £54,000 on smoking area and luxury furniture

The House of Lords has spent more than £54,000 on a new smoking area and luxury furniture for the Parliamentary terrace, it can be revealed. The huge spending included around £19,000 on chairs for the exclusive drinking and eating spot overlooking the Thames, after the previous ones were deemed too ‘heavy and difficult to move’. … Read more House of Lords spends £54,000 on smoking area and luxury furniture

‘For f***’s sake!’: Health minister is caught swearing in the House of Lords

‘For f***’s sake!’: Health minister is caught swearing in the House of Lords after technical problems scuppered his second attempt to make Covid speech Lord Bethell said ‘oh for f***’s sake’ when delivering a speech in House of Lords He was speaking from home but his attempt was disrupted after a few minutes The House … Read more ‘For f***’s sake!’: Health minister is caught swearing in the House of Lords

Phillip Schofield buys £2 million house in west London

TV presenter Phil Schofield has splashed out on a £2 million bachelor pad in west London as he works out his ‘amicable’ £9 million divorce with his wife, MailOnline can reveal. This Morning star Schofield, 58, was seen leaving the large semi-detached property in Chiswick today with co-presenter and close friend Holly Willoughby. The pair … Read more Phillip Schofield buys £2 million house in west London

Craig Phillips shares his top tips on how to add up to £20,000 to the value of your house

From painting your front door to re-tiling the kitchen, these are the small DIY jobs that could add thousands to the value of your property.  The first ever winner of Big Brother and makeover king, Craig Phillips, returned to our TV screens this week on Channel 5’s How to Add 20K To Your Home last night, … Read more Craig Phillips shares his top tips on how to add up to £20,000 to the value of your house

What’s the best way to get an offer on a house accepted?

Nearly half of homebuyers have attempted to haggle down the price of their property purchase since March. A survey by online estate agent Strike found that since lockdown began, some 45 per cent of sellers questioned had buyers ask for a reduction in sale prices, most commonly ranging from a 5 per cent to 10 … Read more What’s the best way to get an offer on a house accepted?

Tarek El Moussa and Heather Rae Young buy first house together… though Tarek wanted to flip it

Tarek El Moussa and his fiancée Heather Rae Young made another big commitment to each other by buying their first house together in Newport Beach, California. But the 39-year-old Flip Or Flop star and the 33-year-old Selling Sunset fixture still have a lot of work to do on the home, which will need to be … Read more Tarek El Moussa and Heather Rae Young buy first house together… though Tarek wanted to flip it

Bill Gates claims White House hired Scott Atlas because he ‘agrees’ with ‘crackpot theories’

Bill Gates said the Trump administration appointed Dr Scott Atlas as the new coronavirus adviser because he ‘agrees’ with the White House’s ‘crackpot theories.’ In an interview with STAT News, the co-founder of Microsoft, whose foundation has committed $350 million for COVID-19 initiatives, criticized the federal government’s response to the pandemic. This includes the hire … Read more Bill Gates claims White House hired Scott Atlas because he ‘agrees’ with ‘crackpot theories’

Tree felling fail! Lumberjack yells out in fury as 50ft pine crashes down onto house roof

Tree felling fail! Amateur lumberjack yells out in fury as 50ft pine crashes down onto house roof A man tried to chop down a tree from outside a house in Houston, Texas Neighbour caught the moment the man exclaimed as the pine fell the wrong way He yelled ‘Oh, God dammit,’ and a string of … Read more Tree felling fail! Lumberjack yells out in fury as 50ft pine crashes down onto house roof

Hundreds of youngsters party at illegal house rave because police ‘too busy’ to break it up

Police failed to break up a 100-strong house rave in Brighton at the weekend claiming they were too busy. Youths flouted Covid rules and partied the night away in the house and garden and spilled out onto the street as desperate neighbours called police only to be told it was not a priority. Residents were … Read more Hundreds of youngsters party at illegal house rave because police ‘too busy’ to break it up

Cat Deeley goes house hunting with husband Patrick Kielty and their sons in north London

Cat Deeley opts for an oversized black shirt and jeans as she goes house hunting with husband Patrick Kielty and sons Milo, 4, and James, 2 By Laura Fox For Mailonline Published: 16:51 BST, 16 September 2020 | Updated: 16:55 BST, 16 September 2020 She recently relocated to the UK after years of living in … Read more Cat Deeley goes house hunting with husband Patrick Kielty and their sons in north London