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April 21, 2018 11:39 AM British retailers are furious as Chinese firms 'use loophole to let them ship goods within the UK for fraction of the cost of a postage stamp'

Cheap products are being sold at knock-down prices in Britain by Chinese retailers exploiting a legal loophole that means they can delivered for a fraction of the cost of a postage stamp. British sellers say that subsidised postal rates and as well as a 20 per cent VAT exemption have fuelled the boom in Chinese online selling that is driving them out of business 55

April 14, 2018 11:08 AM Why Blue Flag beaches can be an added bonus when it comes to choosing your holiday home

When David Taylor and his wife Maureen bought a home at Sandhills Holiday Park in Dorset two years ago, they had no idea they would be buying another just a year later. The couple, both aged 66, visit most weekends, making the one and-a-half-hour drive from their home in Wiltshire. ‘It’s close enough for day trips and weekends with the family,’ says Mr Taylor 79

April 13, 2018 7:31 AM Simon Cowell wants his son, Eric, four, to become a Britain's Got Talent judge and take over his franchise

He's been a doting dad since welcoming his first son with partner Lauren Silverman in 2014. And now, Simon Cowell, 58, has revealed to The Sun that he'd love his son, Eric, four, to become a Britain's Got Talent judge and even take over his franchise in the future. While talking about his son taking over one day, he added: 'Oh, a million per cent. I think 23

April 10, 2018 4:02 PM Hundreds attend funeral of family-less war veteran

HUNDREDS of people attended a funeral for an RAF veteran who died with no living relatives after an appeal went viral. SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, asked people if they could attend the funeral of Leonard King, 94. Michele Turner-Everett, the divisional secretary of Southend and Rochford SSAFA, said: “It is incredibly sad when a veteran dies with no friends 32

April 3, 2018 8:34 AM Alistair Brownlee to lead England out at the Commonwealth Games as flag bearer: 'It's going to be one of the moments that I will always remember'

Alistair Brownlee will be England's flag bearer for the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, which open on Wednesday. Double Olympic triathlon champion Brownlee, is defending Commonwealth champion in the individual and mixed relay races. Team England selected their flag bearer after a vote of all sport team leaders. Brownlee said: 'It's a massive honour to carry 68

March 24, 2018 5:01 PM Jared Leto splits up fight at 30 Seconds To Mars gig in Cardiff

30 Seconds To Mars frontman Jared Leto intervened to calm down rowing fans at the rock band’s gig on Friday night. The Oscar-winning actor and rock star paused a performance of the group’s This Is War in Cardiff and told two gig-goers to “just chill”. In footage shot by fan Simon Lawton Leto instructs the fans to move away from each other before adding 38

March 5, 2018 9:51 AM Emma Watson slammed for 'poor grammar' as new tattoo has a big mistake

The Beauty and the Beast star, 27, is a pioneer for the Time's Up movement. Emma Watson went bold at the Oscars last night, flying the flag for women across the globe by wearing a black gown and showing off a new poignant tattoo on her right arm. The 27-year-old Harry Potter star, who never seemed like the tattoo type, boasted a large inking bearing 85

March 4, 2018 7:15 PM Brooke Vincent in tears as she wins praise on Dancing On Ice

Dancing On Ice contestant Brooke Vincent broke down in tears as she was praised for the Spice Girls-themed routine she delivered during the show’s semi-final. The Coronation Street actress – who earlier was pictured in tears as she rehearsed – started to cry when judge Ashley Banjo told her how much she had improved during the ITV skating competition 24

February 25, 2018 10:34 AM Winter Olympics 2018 LIVESTREAM: Watch 2018 PyeongChang closing ceremony LIVE

WINTER OLYMPICS 2018 – The Winter Olympics closing ceremony is due to begin at around 11am (GMT). WATCH the closing ceremony live stream from PyeongChang HERE. The Winter Olympics 2018 is due to come to an end at 11am (GMT) on Sunday after two weeks of controversy, joy, triumph and heartbreak. The closing ceremony will take place at Pyeongchang Olympic 74

February 24, 2018 4:25 PM Eddie Pepperell chips in over rocks for miraculous bogey in Qatar Masters

If Eddie Pepperell wins the Qatar Masters, his miraculous shot on the par-four 14th will have proven vital. He was facing a nightmare after hitting a wall of rocks  at the front of the green and was left needing to chip his ball over them, with the flag stood closely behind. But the golfing gods were on Pepperell's side for his next shot, which was for bogey 55