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September 20, 2018 1:47 AM TV legend Brucie died with £5m cash in bank

TV LEGEND Sir Bruce Forsyth was raking in a fortune to his last breath, accounts revealed yesterday. The game show giant died in August 2017, aged 89, but his production company’s accounts show that for the 12 months to October last year he had built up £5.56million in cash. Wilnelia, a former Miss World who Bruce married in 1983, was then free to give away £650,000 without 7

September 19, 2018 12:24 AM Jailed, ‘mother’ who lied to cash in on bomb terror

A WOMAN who pretended to have a daughter who was seriously injured in the Manchester Arena attack to make an insurance claim was jailed for two years yesterday. Susan Pain, 51, stared at the floor of Liverpool Crown Court as she was sentenced after earlier admitting the £139,000 fraud involving 31 bogus claims. Pain’s crimes were discovered after her final 10

September 18, 2018 12:12 PM Woodcote ram-raiders escape with stolen Lambrini

Four thieves who tried twice to raid a shop escaped with only a single bottle of Lambrini. The raiders used axes and sledgehammers to smash their way into a Co-op in an attempt to steal a cash machine, but they were unable to remove it. They returned later to the shop in Woodcote, Oxfordshire, but their stolen Land Rover Discovery got stuck. Police believe 11

September 15, 2018 1:08 AM Blackpool’s the new Vegas in £100m deal

BLACKPOOL is tipped to become the “Las Vegas of the North” after a massive £100 million makeover was unveiled yesterday. The huge cash injection from regional and government funds will “breathe new life” into the Lancashire town’s shops, hotels and infrastructure. The investment will also fund a £7 million road upgrade, a new museum, and the expansion 6

September 10, 2018 11:24 AM Facebook users should sue over 1.3billion fake accounts

When you busy ad space on Facebook, be warned: robots are not brand loyal unless programmed to be so and they’ve got no cash. When Facebook’s chief executive noted in July 2017,  “As of this morning, the Facebook community is now officially two billion people! We’re making progress connecting the world, and now let’s bring the world closer together 10

September 9, 2018 10:58 PM BBC Scotland splashes public cash to lure top talent from STV

BBC Scotland has been accused of poaching STV journalists for its new Scottish channel. STV chief reporter David Cowan, east-coast news anchor Laura Miller and Aberdeen presenter Laura Goodwin are among those jumping ship. At least nine STV staff have quit or handed in their notice to take BBC jobs funded by public money. The BBC is preparing to launch 12

September 7, 2018 6:21 AM Donald Trump Jr shares heartfelt tribute to former NFL player and hunting companion Jason Hairston

'You were and will continue to be an inspiration': Donald Trump Jr shares heartfelt tribute to former NFL player and CTE sufferer Jason Hairston, 47, who died just DAYS after their hunting trip together Donald Trump Jr has shared a touching tribute to his friend Jason Hairston, who passed away aged 47 just days after the pair returned from a hunting 12

September 4, 2018 5:31 AM Jessie May charity shortlisted for Tesco's 'Bags of Help' grant

A CHILDREN’S hospice care charity which supports Swindon families is in with a chance of winning a grant worth up to £4,000. Jessie May Children’s Hospice At Home is bidding to bag a big cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative after being one of three good causes shortlisted to win a grant of either £4,000, £2,000, or £1,000. The charity has offices 7

September 4, 2018 12:28 AM Lotto ‘annuity game’ to pay winners cash over 25 years

NATIONAL Lottery organisers yesterday announced a new game that will see winners given “thousands of pounds every month for at least 25 years”. 1. From Wednesday, November 21, cash prizes in the main Lotto game will replace the raffle. 2. Matching five main balls and the bonus will win £1million rather than £50,000. 6. The jackpot will roll over five times 7

August 31, 2018 7:43 AM Swiss family office snaps up £2bn British schools giant Cognita

The Swiss family office will become one of the UK's biggest school-owners following its takeover of Cognita, Sky News learns. Sky News has learnt that Jacobs Holding, which owns a big stake in the chocolate and cocoa producer Barry Callebaut, is to buy Cognita, which operates scores of schools in the UK and abroad. Jacobs Holding's sole economic beneficiary 13