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February 20, 2018 11:28 AM Brit Awards 2018: Believe It Or Not, All These Iconic Moments Happened 10 Years Ago

And all on the same night, no less. It’s usually a fair assumption that the Brit Awards will deliver one or two talking points over the course of the evening... but the 2008 ceremony really delivered. There was clearly something in the air that night, because in just a couple of hours, the Brits delivered us with unforgettable performances, some questionable 5

February 19, 2018 2:44 PM Selby library shutting for refurbishment

County cllr Greg White said: “This refurbishment will bring a range of benefits to customers, not only in excellent library facilities, but also a flexible space to allow the community to make best use of the venue and online access to an expanded range of county and district council services.” The project will offer more space for things like Citizens 5

February 19, 2018 11:31 AM New 50p Beatrix Potter Coins Unveiled By The Royal Mint

You can get your hands on a Peter Rabbit coin from today. Four new 50p coins featuring characters from Beatrix Potter’s much-loved children’s books are set to be released this year, the Royal Mint has announced. Adding to the 2016 collection created to celebrate 150 years since the birth of the author, the coins will feature the infamous Peter Rabbit 6

February 19, 2018 9:19 AM Are you wasting your life with paranormal bullshit?

LAST week a former Canadian defence minister claimed alien technology was being kept secret by the Illuminati. Do you also waste your life on paranormal bollocks? Take our quiz and find out. A. Nothing, most buildings make sounds as beams or pipes expand and contract. An attractive colleague persistently asks if you are coming to the pub on Friday. What do you do? Mostly 3

February 17, 2018 12:10 PM Katie Price slapped with second driving ban for speed offence

She was also given six penalty points on her license. Katie Price has been banned from driving for six months after being caught doing more than 60mph last summer, breaking the speed limit near her country home in West Sussex. The ban is the 39-year-old's second. The former model and television personality was charged with not providing driver details 10

February 16, 2018 12:02 AM 51 Man Booker winners to battle for anniversary prize

All 51 winners of the Man Booker will be pitted against each other for a special award to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the prize. The Golden Man Booker will crown the best work of fiction from the last five decades. It will span from the award’s inception in 1969, when Something To Answer For by PH Newby won, to last year’s George Saunders novel 10

February 8, 2018 3:27 PM Fifty Shades: 15 Steamy Moments From The Book That Were TOO SORDID For The Movies

Mr (and now “Mrs”) Grey are ready to see you again for one last session of bondage bonding as Fifty Shades Freed hits cinemas on Friday 9th February, but how much are you actually seeing of them? In adapting the books for the big screen, some of the finer plot points, minor characters and, yes, the most sordid of steamy sex scenes were left out of the final 24

February 6, 2018 2:55 PM Rodbourne Cheney Primary School pupils show off their stunning Africa-inspired artworks

YOUNGSTERS fresh from crossing continents in the classroom, show off their Africa-inspired craft creations. The Rodbourne Cheney Primary School pupils have spent the term learning more about life in Africa. Every class in the school - from reception to Year 6 - have got involved in the project. It has seen them discover Africa through books like Mufaro's 7

February 4, 2018 1:59 AM Doting mom! Wayne's World star Tia Carrere takes daughter Bianca, 12, and a pal along to the Peter Rabbit premiere

She's the doting mom of a 12-year-old and likely read her daughter the books when she was a child. So Tia Carrere took Bianca along to the premiere of Peter Rabbit at The Grove in Los Angeles on a sunny Saturday morning. The 51-year-old looked her sexy best in a skin-tight black sheath dress that she teamed with a studded black leather jacket and high-heeled 9

February 1, 2018 1:26 PM Every prisoner in New York is about to get a tablet computer

Inmates incarcerated in prisons across the state of New York will receive a free tablet, as part of a project to boost education schemes in jail. The Department of Corrections and Community Supervision (DOCCS) said on Wednesday (31 January) that approximately 51,000 inmates across 54 facilities within the state will be eligible to receive one of the tablets 24