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May 15, 2018 10:25 AM Thomas Markle declared clinically sane

Thomas Markle will not be at this daughter Meghan Markle’s wedding to Harry Windsor. The groom’s family is hosting the do, which means Thomas Markle flying from his home in Mexico to London, meeting myriads of strangers, being shackled and shaped by their huge teams of minted PRs, obsequious lackeys and armed goons, and welcomed warmly into the bosom 8

May 4, 2018 5:01 AM National Garden Scheme open day in Bolton

A CARING couple who have opened their magnificent Bolton gardens to the public to raise money for charities for many years will be welcoming visitors later this month. Glenda and Graham Ostick have been putting on open days at the large and unusual gardens at Bridge House in Bolton Road, Bradshaw for many years. And on Sunday and Monday, May 27 and 28 they will again 11

April 30, 2018 10:59 AM Trump tree snub: Tree planted by US president and Macron GONE from White House lawn

A COMMEMORATIVE tree planted by Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron to mark the French President’s state visit to the USA has been dug up and placed in QUARRANTINE because it broke American import laws. A photographer took the photo showing a small yellow patch on the White House South Lawn showing where the tree HAD been planted – but has now vanished 39

April 29, 2018 1:21 PM White House tree: Emmanuel Macron's sapling disappears

A tree gifted to President Donald Trump by French President Emmanuel Macron has disappeared. The pair planted the sapling, taken from the site of a World War One battle in north-east France, during Mr Macron's state visit last week. Mr Macron said the tree would be a reminder of "these ties that bind us". But a Reuters photographer on Saturday took a shot of only a yellow 18

April 6, 2018 10:51 AM A stinking performance: Biker's stunt goes wrong when he falls into a sewage canal while trying to ride across a tiny plank

This is the dramatic moment a man falls into a sewage canal as he tries, and fails, to cross it on a motorcycle. The footage shows a crowd looking on as the man, in his 20s, attempts to ride across a narrow plank but could not keep his balance. After making it just under halfway across he topples off the bridge, crashing into the plants on the riverbank 5

March 23, 2018 10:01 PM Plant-based fats, like those found in avocados and olive oil, could extend your life by 25%, reveals study

A diet that swaps fats found in meat for those in plants could reduce people's chances of dying early by 24-to-26 per cent, according to a recent study. Plant-based fats, like those found in avocados and olive oil, significantly reduce a person’s risk of premature death, study from Harvard University found. More broadly, a diet richer in plant-based 13

March 17, 2018 8:18 AM Why spring smelt sweeter in the past: Scientists say pollution from diesel fumes is damaging the scent of plants

As the garden returns to bloom, you may have found yourself lamenting how the scents of spring are not as vivid as they once were. But while claiming things were better in your day is usually dismissed as nostalgia, it seems flowers really did smell sweeter in the past. A British scientist says pollution, especially from diesel fumes, is damaging the scent 22

March 9, 2018 4:32 PM WATCH: Police seize 60 cannabis plants in raid

TWO people have been arrested after police seized 60 cannabis plants in a raid. A house in St Anselm's Road, Worthing, was raided by officers on Thursday, with huge bags of marijuana seen being carried out of the property. The two arrested, a 31-year-old man and 49-year-old woman both from the town, remained in custody yesterday afternoon on suspicion 15

March 9, 2018 11:34 AM Man arrested after police find 20 cannabis plants

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of cultivating cannabis, after police found 20 plants at an address in North Yorkshire. Police entered a house in Southlands Grove, Newby, on Thursday afternoon, and in an upstairs room found a man with a watering can and hose pipe, as well as fans, lighting equipment, and about 20 cannabis plants. The 28-year-old 41

March 3, 2018 9:02 AM Up in smoke: Officers seize $42,000 worth of cannabis during drug raid

Investigations continue after cannabis plants and a large amount of cannabis leaves worth $42,000 were seized from a home on the New South Wales Mid North Coast. Officers from Mid North Coast Police executed a search warrant at a home on Crescent Head Road at South Kempsey just before 10am on Friday. During the search, police located and seized 21 cannabis 8