Morrisons launch free period products for those in need with ‘ask for Sandy’ initiative  

Shoppers praise Morrisons for handing out free period products for those in need with ‘discreet’ new ‘ask for Sandy’ initiative Morrisons has launched the ‘ask for Sandy’ initiative in bid to end period poverty  ‘Discreet’ scheme aims to tackle period poverty and has been praised online  Not yet nationwide, but Morrisons is considering rolling it out … Read more

Michelle Heaton beams as she heads back to work after finishing her coronavirus quarantine period

She has just finished quarantining after contracting coronavirus despite having the Pfizer vaccine.  And Michelle Heaton was thrilled to be back at work again after her self-isolation period came to an end as she shared a snap on an official job on Wednesday. The singer, 41, told her fans she had reunited with her Liberty X bandmates Jessica … Read more

DIY-savvy couple transform dated period home and increase its value by £73,000

A couple with no professional building experience saved thousands by giving their dated period home a complete DIY makeover – and have increased its value by £73,000.  Abbie Mottershead, 28, and partner Mark Moloney, 33, from Staffordshire, purchased their 1930s semi-detached home in June 2019 for £287,000.  Over the past two years, the couple have … Read more

DIY-savvy couple transform dated period home and increase its value by £73,000

A couple with no professional building experience saved thousands by giving their dated period home a complete DIY makeover – and have increased its value by £73,000.  Abbie Mottershead, 28, and partner Mark Moloney, 33, from Staffordshire, purchased their 1930s semi-detached home in June 2019 for £287,000.  Over the past two years, the couple have … Read more

Trade with Germany slumped in the month after transition period ended, data shows 

Exports crash as Brexit red tape kicks in: Trade with Germany slumped in the month after transition period ended, data shows German imports from the UK fell 56 per cent in the first full month after Brexit This compares to just a 13.9 per cent fall in imports from other non-EU states France also reported … Read more

EU slams Britain for ‘breaching international law AGAIN’ by extending Irish border grace period

A furious row has erupted in Europe after Britain unilaterally delayed checks on food going to Northern Ireland. The European Commission accused the UK of breaching international law and violating the Brexit agreement by deciding to continue Irish Sea border grace periods until October.   The Irish Government also branded the intervention extending the soft-touch regulatory regime … Read more

Suranne Jones transforms into Anne Lister in period attire for Gentleman Jack filming

Suranne Jones transforms into the period explorer to play Anne Lister as filming continues for Gentleman Jack’s second series in Yorkshire By Laura Fox For Mailonline Published: 12:42 GMT, 25 February 2021 | Updated: 12:43 GMT, 25 February 2021 She’s been back to work on the long-awaited second series of the period drama. And Suranne … Read more

Rita Ora emerges from quarantine as singer finally completes mandatory 14 day isolation period

Rita Ora emerged from quarantine on Monday after the singer completed a mandatory 14-day isolation period following her arrival in Australia.  The British star, 30, flew to Sydney from her native London two weeks ago in order to fulfill her latest TV commitment as a judge on talent show The Voice Australia.  And she was … Read more

Iskra Lawrence displays her ‘period bloat’ in candid post

‘I’m sharing this to normalise all our bodies go through’: Iskra Lawrence displays her ‘period bloat’ since giving birth in candid post By Sean O’grady For Mailonline Published: 21:11 GMT, 10 February 2021 | Updated: 21:12 GMT, 10 February 2021 Iskra Lawrence has discussed her experiences with period bloating since giving birth to her son … Read more

Brussels set to REJECT British plea for a two-year grace period to ease NI border crisis

Lorry carrying frozen carrots and mixed herbs waits for EIGHT DAYS to board a ferry to Northern Ireland ‘because of missing paperwork’  Peter Summerton, of McCulla Refrigerated Transport, said: ‘It’s absolutely criminal what has been allowed to happen’ A lorry carrying frozen carrots and mixed herbs has been waiting for clearance to board a ferry … Read more