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August 20, 2018 6:12 PM School groundsman, 46, who won $289m after jury found weedkiller Roundup gave him cancer speaks out

'I didn't want to die for nothing': Terminally ill groundsman, 46, who won $289 million in trial that found Roundup DID give him cancer speaks out about spending some of his final days in court The terminally ill man who won $289 million in a landmark verdict against the agrochemical giant Monsanto is speaking out for the first time. Dewayne Johnson 110

August 20, 2018 6:03 AM Kids get creative with claymation and computers at Swindon studio

CREATIVE youngsters let their imaginations run wild, and then got to make it happen at workshops put on in Swindon. Create Studios in Theatre Square have put on animation workshops for children with special educational needs - and after the youngsters' films were finished their parents and friends got to see them. Jacob Johnson, 12, took part in the workshops 41

August 18, 2018 6:24 PM 'They’re INCOMPETENT!’ Ex-BBC man lashes ‘Brexit bunch’ as Scots demand final deal vote

FORMER BBC journalist Gavin Esler has launched a scathing attack on the “incompetent Brexit bunch” and demanded a vote on the final divorce deal. The author and broadcaster accused those pushing for Brexit of deceiving the public. In a fiery speech to campaigners in Edinburgh's Festival Square, Mr Esler insisted a people’s vote on the final deal would 54

August 15, 2018 6:01 AM Win tickets to big show

A hugely talented group of performers will bring you highlights from shows old and new such as “The Book of Mormon”, “Chicago”, “Funny Girl”, “Shrek”, “Anything Goes” and “Matilda”. The cast have been selected from various companies to provide a great evening of entertainment for one night only! The dance troupe includes Beth Donaldson, Kirsty Donaldson 61

August 12, 2018 11:19 PM Boris REFUSES to comment on burka row as he hands tea to reporters

BORIS Johnson dramatically broke cover to offer reporters camped outside his Oxfordshire home cups of tea, but refused to comment on the ongoing row surrounding his controversial burka comments. He was repeatedly asked whether he regretted, or planned to apologise for his remarks. The former Foreign Secretary replied repeatedly by offering the journalists 45

August 11, 2018 6:35 AM Christmas comes 136 days early

BRITAIN may be in the grip of a record-breaking heatwave but that has not stopped one pub from kicking off the festive season early. The Air Balloon in Filton, near Bristol, put up a Christmas tree last Thursday while the town baked in temperatures of 70F (21C). There may be still 136 days to go until Christmas but the fake fi r is already decorated 33

August 9, 2018 3:00 AM Motorist Justin Johnson admits causing nephew Jordan Johnson's death

A MOTORIST has been warned to expect jail after his driving killed his nephew and split his family. Jordan David Keith Johnson, 23, died from the injuries he suffered when a Peugeot 206, driven by his uncle Justin Maxwell Johnson, 34, hit a stationary Mitsubishi Outlander on Towthorpe Moor Lane, Strensall, more than a year ago. A water board employee 62

August 8, 2018 11:00 PM Boris Johnson burka row: Sky Data poll finds majority BACKS former Foreign Secretary

THE majority of Britons do not think describing women in burkas as looking like "letter boxes" and "bank robbers" is racist but the divide is closer on whether Boris Johnson should apologise for doing so, according to a new poll. The Sky Data survey revealed 60 percent did not believe Mr Johnson’s controversial comments in a newspaper earlier this week amounted 36

August 8, 2018 12:34 PM Sky Data poll: Comparing women who wear burkas to bank robbers 'not racist'

The public are split as to whether Boris Johnson should apologise for his burka comments, according to a new Sky Data poll. Six in 10 - 60% - say it is not racist to compare Muslim women wearing burkas to bank robbers and letter boxes, as Mr Johnson did in an opinion column earlier this week, while 33% think it is. However, people are split as to whether 47

August 7, 2018 6:42 PM Farage claims Boris now MORE LIKELY to be Tory leader as Britons SICK of PC Prime Minister

NIGEL Farage believes Boris Johnson is now “more likely” to be Tory Party leader because supporters are “sick” of a “politically correct Prime Minister”. Speaking on his LBC show the former Ukip leader claimed that the controversial comments the former Foreign Secretary made comparing women in the face-covering veils to bank robbers. Mr Farage said: “This was not an off the cuff comment 34