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January 1, 2019 1:12 AM Three people stabbed at Manchester Victoria station in horrifying New Year's Eve attack

THREE people are in a critical condition after a stabbing at Manchester Victoria station. A man, woman and British Transport Police officer were attacked on a platform at Manchester Victoria railway station just before 9pm. The station is currently closed and police have confirmed they have arrested a man who was carrying a "long kitchen knife." The trio are in a "very 60

December 31, 2018 3:43 PM New Year’s Day 2019: How much do London New Year fireworks cost?

NEW YEAR’S EVE is here, and London’s dazzling firework display is the centrepiece of celebrations in the UK, whether watched live or on TV from home or a pub. But how much do they cost? Final preparations are underway for the dazzling fireworks display in central London. About 70,000 fireworks will go off during the show, which will last just over 10 minutes 72

December 31, 2018 12:10 PM Iran TV chief sacked over uncensored Jackie Chan sex scene

Iran's state broadcaster, Irib, has sacked the head of a regional TV channel after it broadcast a Jackie Chan film without removing a sex scene. A video posted online apparently by a viewer on Kish Island showed the Hong Kong martial arts star sleeping with a woman in the film Shinjuku Incident. Iranian media said the "immoral" scene was aired by Kish TV in "total 62

December 27, 2018 11:18 AM Sicily earthquake: Watch aerial footage of dramatic aftermath of quake near Etna volcano

ITALIAN Police has released a shocking aerial footage of the dramatic aftermath of a 4.8 magnitude earthquake in Catania, Sicily, close to the volcano Mount Etna which continues to erupt. The terrifying video released by Italian Police forces shows Catania, the second largest city in Sicily, Italy, completely destroyed after a 4.8 magnitude earthquake 146

December 25, 2018 11:45 AM AJ Pritchard: Lauren Steadman surprised in flirty exchange with Strictly pro

AJ PRITCHARD surprised his Strictly Come Dancing partner Lauren Steadman in a flirty exchange backstage during the grand final of the BBC show. Pushing his hair back from his face, AJ insisted: "It’s fine, it’s fine… just meant that I had to use my muscles this time.” The Strictly Come Dancing pro, who joined the cast back in 2016, previously sparked 73

December 24, 2018 7:23 PM Joe Sugg: ‘I have everything’ Dianne Buswell gushes over beau after friend speaks out

He continued: "She’s my best friend - I’ve known her for nine years - so I know her body language and can tell when she’s truly interested in someone, and with Joe she just seems genuinely happy. “And as Dianne, 29, is naturally a flirty person with everyone, it’s hardly surprising they got close." Meanwhile, the red-haired beauty has taken to Instagram 56

December 24, 2018 2:13 PM Kick in the teeth! 100 UK jobs lost in Galileo block despite Brit brains developing system

THE EU’s decision to shut the UK out of Europe’s satellite navigation programme Galileo has already cost the country 100 jobs, despite Britain’s experts having a vital role in developing the technology. To date the UK has committed £1.26billion (€1.4bn) to Galileo and has been closely involved in the development since its launch in 2003. But Britain 78

December 22, 2018 11:31 AM Thames Estuary cargo ship stowaways detained

Four stowaways found on a cargo ship in the Thames Estuary have been detained after the vessel's crew was threatened. The Grande Tema's crew had to lock themselves in the vessel's bridge for safety, a spokesman said. Essex Police said the vessel was boarded and secured shortly after 23:00 GMT on Friday - almost 14 hours after the force was first called 73

December 22, 2018 1:25 AM Special forces storm ship taken by stowaway migrants who threatened crew with iron bars

BRITISH special forces have re-taken a cargo ship hijacked by Nigerian migrants in a dramatic operation which saw them use ropes to rappel down from helicopters onto the deck. Special Boat Service (SBS) operatives from Sabre Squadron stormed the vessel in the Thames Estuary last night after the crew made a distress call at around 9.15am on Friday, claiming 235

December 21, 2018 4:58 PM Beefeaters strike over 'unwarranted attack' on pensions

Members of two unions walk out for three hours at three London locations and further strike action is planned over Christmas. For the first time in 55 years, the legendary yeoman warders, commonly known as "beefeaters" staged a walkout over what union leaders called "an unwarranted attack on their pensions". Members of the Public and Commercial Services 88