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  • Toby Nye: Leeds United pay tribute after sick boy dies

    January 14, 2019 12:05 AM 105

    A six-year-old boy who had been suffering from cancer and developed a special relationship with Leeds United has died just days after his birthday. Toby Nye had high-risk neuroblastoma, a rare form of cancer, which spreads rapidly across the body. Stars from the club have paid tribute to the youngster and said they were "heartbroken". Chairman Andrea

  • Royal Mint marks 50 years of the 50p

    January 14, 2019 12:05 AM 97

    A set of coins celebrating 50 years of the seven-sided 50 pence piece has been unveiled by the Royal Mint. The commemorative coins mark events including Sir Roger Bannister running the first sub four-minute mile and the 250th anniversary of the founding of Kew Gardens in London. The founding of the Scouts and Girl Guides is also celebrated in the set. The Royal

  • BDO World Championships: Glen Durrant beats Scott Waites in final

    January 13, 2019 8:11 PM 105

    Glen Durrant beat fellow Englishman Scott Waites 7-3 to win a third consecutive BDO World Championship title at the Lakeside. Durrant, 48, is the first player to win three BDO world titles in a row since Eric Bristow in 1984-86 and the fifth to win it on three or more occasions. "It means the earth and back," Durrant told Eurosport after beating 41-year-old

  • Brave teen speaks out about paedophile father who raped her repeatedly for eight years

    January 13, 2019 6:35 PM 101

    A COURAGEOUS teenager has spoken out about her evil paedophile father, who repeatedly raped her multiple times a day for eight years, beginning when she was just six years old. Shannon Clifton, who is now 18, waived her right to anonymity to speak out about the horrific abuse inflicted on her by depraved father Shane Ray Clifton, who also beat her so badly

  • Elise Christie wins European 1000m bronze a day after claiming short track skating silver

    January 13, 2019 5:06 PM 96

    Britain's Elise Christie won her second European Short Track Championship medal in as many days with 1000m bronze. Christie won 1500m silver on Saturday on her solo racing comeback following the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, where she injured ankle ligaments. Russia's Sofia Prosvirnova won 1000m gold as France's Tifany Huot Marchand took silver

  • Richard Blackwood: How Dancing on Ice star is related to Naomi Campbell REVEALED

    January 13, 2019 4:00 PM 103

    RICHARD Blackwood is one of the contestants on Dancing on Ice this year, but how is the Eastenders actor related to supermodel Naomi Campbell? The stand-up comedian and presenter Richard Blackwood is surprisingly related to Naomi Campbell. He became the step-brother of Campbell when his father, Cliff, married her mother, Valerie, in the 1980s, until

  • James Jordan age: How old is James Jordan?

    January 13, 2019 4:00 PM 101

    JAMES Jordan is a former Strictly Come Dancing professional and is currently a contestant on ITV’s Dancing on Ice. But how old is James Jordan? James Jordan made a name for himself in the professional dancing world after he joined the popular BBC show Strictly Come Dancing in 2003. But the dancer has now switched out his dancing shoes for ice skates

  • James Jordan: ‘It’s taken a beating’ Dancing On Ice star spills on sex life with wife Ola

    January 13, 2019 3:24 PM 109

    JAMES JORDAN, who wowed viewers on Dancing On Ice last week, has opened up on his sex life with wife Ola revealing they are no longer “going at it like rabbits” due to his recent weight loss. “I would love to tell you we’ve been going at it like rabbits since I lost all the weight but the opposite is the truth,” he explained. “It’s nice that I can see it again

  • Mayor of Cambridge dies during scuba-diving holiday

    January 13, 2019 1:08 PM 116

    The mayor of Cambridge has died suddenly while on a scuba-diving holiday with his wife in South Africa. Nigel Gawthrope, 61, collapsed on Friday after surfacing from a dive and feeling unwell. The exact cause of his death is unknown. The city councillor was a popular local figure and had been eight months into his term of office. Council leader Lewis

  • Airlander 10: World's longest aircraft gets full-production go-ahead

    January 13, 2019 11:38 AM 107

    The world's longest aircraft is set to go into full production with the model designed to take its first passengers. It comes after the prototype £32m Airlander 10 - a combined plane and airship - was formally retired following successful final testing. As a result, Bedford firm Hybrid Air Vehicles (HAV) has been given Production Organisation Approval