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October 21, 2018 1:09 PM 'A Star Is Born' And More Movies You Probably Didn’t Realise Were Remakes

Unless you’re 100 years old and have a good knowledge of every movie that Hollywood has ever made, there’s a good chance you’ll be unaware of which films out there aren’t originals. That’s right, movies including A Star Is Born, The Sound Of Music, and Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey are all actually remakes of previous projects, proving that there’s 8

October 12, 2018 7:09 AM Fury as £4million British foreign aid budget used fixing POTHOLES abroad

FURIOUS campaigners have slammed the government for spending nearly £4billion of foreign aid money on improving infrastructure in countries such as Pakistan and India - including railways and potholes in roads. A new report from spending watchdog the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (ICAI) revealed taxpayers have bankrolled a £265million cash injection 9

October 5, 2018 6:32 PM Brett Kavanaugh wife: Who is Ashley Estes Kavanaugh? Is she standing by her husband?

BRETT Kavanaugh has become a household name in recent weeks after the FBI investigated him for sexual assault. So who is his wife? Mr Kavanaugh - President Donald Trump’s pick for the prestigious role - has been investigated by the FBI for the past week over allegations of sexually assaulting a number of women. Friday’s vote paved the way for one final 11

October 3, 2018 12:13 AM STI rise in Wales: What do young people think of safe sex?

Dating apps and a lack of funding are behind a spike in sexually transmitted infections in Wales, a health expert has said. Cases of syphilis rose by 53% from 2016 to 2017 and diagnoses of gonorrhoea went up 21%, according to Public Health Wales' latest figures. Dr Olwen Williams, president of the British Association of Sexual Health and HIV, said: "Certainly 12

September 16, 2018 1:46 AM ‘UFO’ spotted onboard US Navy aircraft carrier, EXTRAORDINARY YouTube footage shows

A “UFO” parked beside a Navy helicopter was spotted onboard a US aircraft carrier, YouTube footage of the landing of a US Navy F-15 fighter jet appeared to show. The footage, slowed down for effect, was published by “Section 51”, a US-based conspiracy theory YouTube channel collecting footage of “unidentified flying objects”. It shows a fighter shadowing 14

September 4, 2018 2:01 PM Co-op funding scheme supports Swindon Children's Scrapstore

THE Swindon Children's Scrapstore is one of several groups in Wiltshire which has received money from the Co-op. The supermarket has shared £64,000 from its community fund scheme this year with projects and schools around the county. Rebecca Birkbeck, Director of Community Engagement at the Co-op, said: “Support for young people and learning is an integral 16

September 4, 2018 5:31 AM Jessie May charity shortlisted for Tesco's 'Bags of Help' grant

A CHILDREN’S hospice care charity which supports Swindon families is in with a chance of winning a grant worth up to £4,000. Jessie May Children’s Hospice At Home is bidding to bag a big cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative after being one of three good causes shortlisted to win a grant of either £4,000, £2,000, or £1,000. The charity has offices 10

September 3, 2018 3:02 PM Wicked Film Festival returns to Rhyl and Bodelwyddan with messages of peace and love from around the world

FILM makers from across the world will share messages of peace, hope and friendship with Denbighshire cinephiles at this year’s Wicked Wales Film festival. The Wicked Wales International Youth film and Fringe festivals return this month for their third year with more than 100 short films created by young film makers from across Wales and beyond being 16

September 3, 2018 5:44 AM China's Xi pledges $60 billion in financing for Africa

China's Xi pledges $60 billion in financing for Africa BEIJING (AP) - Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday pledged $60 billion in financing for projects in Africa in the form of assistance, investment and loans, as China furthers efforts to link the continent's economic prospects to its own. Speaking to a gathering of African leaders in Beijing, Xi said the figure 12

August 27, 2018 7:09 AM School partnership marks its first anniversary

FIVE local schools are celebrating the first year of a successful partnership. Amotherby Primary School, Hertford Vale Primary School in Staxton, Malton School, Rillington Primary School and West Heslerton Primary School have spent the last year working on the “I THRIVE Partnership” to provide more opportunities for children in the area and to strengthen 15