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January 14, 2019 3:56 PM Donald Trump: Why president was RIGHT to downgrade EU

DONALD Trump downgraded the diplomatic status of the European Union in Washington - and Brexiteer MEP Daniel Hannan has explained why the President did exactly the right move. Conservative Party politician Mr Hannan has been widely outspoken of his views on Brexit and the European Union. He has spoken on his beliefs that that Britain’s democracy is being 142

January 14, 2019 12:05 AM Royal Mint marks 50 years of the 50p

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 97

January 10, 2019 7:45 PM Manchester Pride adopts Pride flag with black and brown stripes

Manchester Pride has chosen an official flag which includes black and brown stripes alongside the original rainbow. The 2019 Manchester Pride Festival will use a design with eight stripes which was originally flown outside Philadelphia’s City Hall in 2017, instead of Gilbert Baker‘s classic flag. Mark Fletcher, the chief executive of Manchester Pride 94

January 9, 2019 12:06 AM 'Delivered NOTHING!' Rees-Mogg demands 'beef' and 'concrete change' in fiery rant at EU

JACOB Rees-Mogg asked to see the “beef” and “concrete change” from Prime Minister Theresa May’s European counterparts, while confirming he has spoken to “nobody” from the DUP or Conservative Party that has changed their mind on the Brexit deal. Jacob Rees-Mogg hit out at the EU, accusing them of delivering nothing and providing no “concrete change 97

January 6, 2019 8:15 AM Johanna Konta retires from Sydney International as Heather Watson wins in Hobart

British number one Johanna Konta has pulled out of the Sydney International with a neck injury - just a week before the Australian Open starts. Konta, 27, retired from her second-round qualifying match against Russian Ekaterina Alexandrova when 4-1 down. Compatriot Heather Watson, 26, reached the Hobart International main draw with a qualifying win over Isabelle 71

January 4, 2019 1:51 PM Library book returned in Aberdeen after 40 years

A book has been returned to an Aberdeen library 40 years after it was due to be brought back. Crime novel A Touch of Danger by James Jones was last taken out in 1978. It has now been taken back to Aberdeen's Central Library - but luckily for the person who returned it the fine was capped at £3.60. Aberdeen City Libraries events and programming officer 51

January 3, 2019 10:43 AM BLACKPINK Make It As The First K-Pop Girl Group To Perform At Coachella

It’s that time of the year, people. The Coachella lineup is officially out! Aaaaand it’s a beautiful time to be alive for fans of the K-Pop group, BLACKPINK (or BLΛƆKPIИK, for official stans). The girl group, who you may have heard recently featuring on Dua Lipa’s latest track ‘Kiss and Make Up’ which entered the UK Top 40, are going to be the first 229

January 1, 2019 1:57 PM Blood Moon 2019: Three rare lunar events including Super Blood Moon to stun during January

THE MOON will put on a stellar show this January, with experts saying stargazers will be able to witness three spectacular lunar events to mark the New Year. Millions of people across America and western Europe will be able to see a rare super blood moon, with our satellite temporarily turning bright red, a total lunar eclipse and a Wolf Moon in January 63

December 31, 2018 7:33 PM New Year celebrations: UK gets ready to welcome 2019

The UK is gearing up to welcome in the New Year as the countdown to 2019 begins. Fireworks will be going off on the stroke of midnight across the land as thousands celebrate. In London, Big Ben will spring back into action with its customary bongs to mark the moment, as 100,000 people are expected on the banks of the Thames. In Edinburgh, Franz Ferdinand 59

December 30, 2018 11:59 AM End of the world: Will the Rapture come in 2019? Biblical prophecy reveals ALL

THE Bible indicates that the Rapture could come at any time and you will not be expecting it, a documentary reveals. For every Christian, the goal is to experience the Rapture – the moment when, according to scripture, Jesus will take those who "belong to him" up to heaven to be "with him eternally". This is part of the series of events described in the book of Revelation 57