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July 15, 2018 11:01 PM Sittingbourne couple lose more than 14 stone between them

A super-slimming couple are feeling healthier than ever after making it to the semi-finals of Slimming World’s Couple of the Year 2018 competition. They said the secret to their success was support from one another at home, as well as from others at their Slimming World group. Richard, 51, who lost 8st 12lbs said: “While I’d been feeling uncomfortable 8

July 12, 2018 1:42 PM Swarms of moon jellyfish like 'oil slick' off Ceredigion coast

When dolphin spotters saw a sea of pink in the waters off the coast of Ceredigion they thought it was an oil slick. But when they got closer they realised the colourful pattern was actually being caused by thousands of jellyfish. Skipper Jonathan Evans, of New Quay Dolphin Spotting Boat Trip, said the swarm - believed to be moon jellyfish - stretched 7

July 10, 2018 7:36 PM Alfie Dingley's medical cannabis let through UK border

The mother of a boy with epilepsy has legally brought medicinal cannabis oil through the UK border after being given a special licence by the government. Alfie Dingley, six, of Warwickshire, has a very rare form of the illness that causes up to 150 seizures a month. His mother Hannah Deacon said: "Today, for the first time ever in this country we have brought 8

July 8, 2018 7:56 PM BP 'back to normal service' after glitch hits card payments for petrol

For three hours some of the oil company's sites were forced to close, while card payments were unavailable at others. The glitch brought chaos to its 1,280 sites across the UK, and the company says a "full investigation" has been launched to determine the cause of the outage. In a statement, they added: "We will continue to monitor the situation overnight 12

July 6, 2018 6:47 PM Iran oil war: Netherlands kicks Iranian embassy officials OUT amid furious Trump row

A spokesman for Dutch intelligence confirmed two Iranian civilians were expelled from Holland in a statement. He said: “We can confirm that the Netherlands has expelled two persons accredited to the Iranian embassy. The news follows a threat by Iran to cut off oil reserves to the rest of the world in the wake of conflict with the US. Donald Trump recently 16

July 5, 2018 4:43 PM OIL PRICE CRISIS: Iranian Revolutionary Guard threaten to CUT OFF world from oil reserves

IRAN has threatened to cut off oil reserves to the rest of the world as the conflict with the US threatens to spiral out of control. Following Donald Trump’s warnings of punishments for companies which purchase Iranian oil, President Hassan Rouhani warned Tehran could soon halt exports of oil to neighbouring countries. Yesterday the leading commander 26

July 5, 2018 10:23 AM Village Gallery focuses on Bloomin' Art for York floral festival show

BLOOMIN’ Art, a special exhibition of flora in art, is the Village Gallery contribution to York’s Bloom! festival. Simon Main's gallery, in Colliergate, is showing original art by contemporary Yorkshire artists, such as Judy Burnett's collages, Julie Lightburn's acrylics, Malcolm Ludvigsen's oils, Rebecca Mason's batiks, Shannon Morgan's oil paintings 14


Some cannabis advocates claim early Christians, including Jesus himself, put cannabis in annointing oils used to heal the sick and elderly. The Hebrew version of the holy oil recipe in Exodus includes kaneh-bosem, a mysterious herb that some suggest was a cannabis extract. This extract, which was absorbed into the skin, could have helped cure people 7

July 1, 2018 6:27 PM 3.1 magnitude earthquake recorded in central Oklahoma

GUTHRIE, Okla. (AP) - The U.S. Geological Survey says a 3.1 magnitude earthquake has been recorded in central Oklahoma. The agency says the earthquake was recorded at 9:58 p.m. on Saturday, about 8 miles (12.5 kilometers) east of Guthrie. The temblor was recorded at a depth of nearly 5.5 miles (8.7 kilometers). Thousands of earthquakes have been recorded 6

June 30, 2018 12:59 PM Trump says Saudi king agrees to ramp up oil production

US President Donald Trump said on Saturday that Saudi Arabia's King Salman had agreed to his request to ramp up oil production, a week after OPEC already announced an output rise. "Just spoke to King Salman of Saudi Arabia and explained to him that, because of the turmoil & dysfunction in Iran and Venezuela, I am asking that Saudi Arabia increase oil production 7