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June 26, 2018 11:01 PM Battersea Brands Hatch rehoming centre seeks home for furry football fan Sidney

As football fans up and down the country gear up for weeks of World Cup excitement, one four-legged sports fan only has one goal – to find a home. Two-year-old Staffordshire bull terrier, Sidney, has been at the Battersea Rehoming Centre in Brands Hatch for almost 300 days, making him the longest resident there. The centre’s staff say Sidney is looking 36

June 26, 2018 4:12 PM Greek debt crisis veteran Yanis Varoufakis warns global elites will DESTROY themselves

FORMER Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis claimed global elitists are at risk of defeating capitalism in a vicious circle. Last May, Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell admitted he wanted to overthrow capitalism with the aim of “transforming our economy”. He said: “Because I think at the end of the day I want a socialist society. And that means transforming 26

June 22, 2018 1:12 PM Bring your dog to work day 2018: When is Take Your Dog To Work day?

FORGET Man’s best friend - dog’s are set to become man’s best co-worker as employees are being encouraged to bring their dog to work for one day only. But when is it? The holiday occurs every Friday after Father’s day, so the canine celebration falls today (Friday, June 22). The ‘holiday' was started by Pet Sitters International, a database for professional 33

June 22, 2018 7:22 AM The picture that shows David Jones' $200million refurb won't work: How the bland and big department store won't save customers

David Jones will spend $200million refurbishing one of its flagship stores in Australia in a bid to shed its bland image. The South African-owned upmarket department store group has hailed the revamp of its premium Elizabeth Street business in Sydney as a 'first for Australia' that will produce world-leading glamour. As part of the expensive overhaul 47

June 18, 2018 4:56 PM New Survey: Over 1 billion small arms in world, up from 2007

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - A new study of small arms estimates there are over 1 billion legal and illicit firearms in the world today, including 857 million in civilian hands - with American men and women the dominant owners. The report by the Small Arms Survey released Monday says 393 million of the civilian-held firearms - or 46 percent - are in the U.S. That's 22

June 18, 2018 2:41 AM 'We are heartbroken': Couple's $1million home is trashed by gang of youths who caused hundreds of thousands of damage during wild party

A gang of drug-fuelled youths trashed a $1million rental house during a wild party. They rented the home in Carnegie, southeast Melbourne for one night at $400 on booking.com. When the manager went round the next day, she found the walls smashed, carpets torn up and hair and illegal drugs on the floor. 'It's terrible, we're just heartbroken,' Yuki Chan, who manages 33

June 9, 2018 3:30 PM Meeting to boost businesses

BUSINESSES are invited to take advantage of a briefing about the opportunities available to grow in south Essex. It will take place on Thursday, June 14, at Southend Airport and will enable owners and managers to have input into the South Essex 2050 project. The briefing will be held in partnership with Southend Council and will include a range of speakers 43

June 9, 2018 11:31 AM Driving school faces setback

DRIVING school owners in Broad Town have been told to stop using part of their property for business purposes. Sue Howe of Sue’s Driving school and her husband Simon are appealing to a planning inspector after they were issued a notification of enforcement by Wiltshire Council for a breach of planning control. The authority instructed them to stop using 44

June 8, 2018 5:57 PM Drink driver caused £10,000 damage

A DRINK driver from York caused £10,000 of damage when he ploughed into cars parked outside his neighbours’ houses at midnight, York magistrates heard. Daniel Carroll couldn’t see where he was going because his windscreen had iced up, and he was nearly twice the drink drive limit, said Sarah Tyrer, prosecuting. He abandoned his car and went home, leaving 38

June 6, 2018 4:15 PM Japan's latest tourist attraction is paw-some: Three adorable guard dogs sticking their heads out of holes in a wall is proving a huge hit with visitors

These are the three guard dogs in Japan that have become a tourist attraction. Their security duties include poking their heads out of three square holes in their owner’s outer wall and this has proved to be such a cute sight that people flock from miles around to take pictures of them. Even visitors from abroad have turned up, such as blogger Miguel 31