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December 28, 2018 10:35 AM Diane Abbott admits she would INCREASE boat patrols to assist migrants coming from Calais

LABOUR's Diane Abbott claimed boat patrols may have to be increased to assist migrants crossing the French border from Calais to come to the UK on dangerous boat journeys. The Shadow Home Secretary told BBC Radio 4 Today Programme she would consider increasing boat patrols in British waters to assist migrants once they have the right to go through the asylum 131

December 24, 2018 12:08 AM Chris Evans bids farewell to Radio 2

Chris Evans bids farewell to BBC Radio 2 with his final show on Christmas Eve. The DJ's last breakfast show comes three months after he announced he is leaving the slot after nine years, and a total of 13 years at the station. He will move to Virgin Radio in the New Year and Zoe Ball will take over, becoming the first woman to host Radio 2's breakfast 141

December 23, 2018 7:37 PM Alan Carr: Don't let bullies beat you. I didn't and look at me

GAY comic Alan Carr has a message for victims of bullying: "Keep calm, it will be all right." KEEP CALM: Comedian Alan Carr said he was a victim of bullying as a schoolboy (Image: Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images) It was what the self-confessed "camp boy with big teeth" did when he was bullied as a teenager, vowing to carry on no matter what life threw at him. In an interview 127

December 22, 2018 8:58 AM El Gordo lottery players hope for Christmas win in 'The Fat One' in Spain

Billions of euros are being given away in the annual Spanish lottery El Gordo, which produces dozens of winners. The El Gordo lottery, meaning The Fat One, is dishing out €2.4bn (£2.15bn) in prize money, with a top prize of €400,000 for a winning ticket. The number 03347 was drawn as the top prize winner, with the balls called out three hours after the gala started 131

December 22, 2018 6:43 AM The solo you only know you're singing seconds before

The choirboys at King's College Chapel in Cambridge have a more nerve-wracking Christmas than most. One of them will be picked to sing the solo for Once in Royal David's City in the Nine Lessons in Carols service that gets broadcast around the world on Christmas Eve - but they will only find out seconds before they're supposed to sing. The choirmaster 93

December 21, 2018 6:01 PM Helen Glover: Olympic champion says competing at 2020 Games 'highly unlikely'

Britain's two-time Olympic gold medallist Helen Glover says it is "highly unlikely" she will compete at the 2020 Games in Tokyo - but she is yet to decide on her long-term future. Glover won pairs gold at the 2012 and 2016 Games alongside Heather Stanning, who retired in November 2016. "I'm still training but whether I have the drive... I don't know whether 89

December 21, 2018 12:33 PM Remainer claims ONLY Britons earning over £50,000 should be allowed to vote on Brexit

A RADIO host stunned a Brexiteer Tory MP by claiming only people who earn over £50,000 a year should be allowed to vote. Radio host Ash Gould claimed that only Britons who earn £50,000 a year should be allowed to vote because they are the only ones with a “stake in society”. The shocking remark came after talkRADIO host and Remain supporter James Whale 95

December 20, 2018 5:01 PM Gatwick CONSPIRACY: Drone expert CONVINCED object is UFO or 'plastic bag with lights on'

A DRONE expert has claimed that the closure of Gatwick Airport has nothing to do with an errant drone but is in fact either a UFO or a conspiracy hatched in order to ban drone use once and for all. The editor of Drone User magazine, Steve Timewell, made the astonishing claims on TalkRadio this afternoon. The drone efficianado said: “The sensationalist 107

December 19, 2018 7:09 AM Best Christmas film: Elf, The Muppets and Love Actually miss top spot

It was made in 1946 but It's A Wonderful Life has been voted Britain's most popular Christmas film. It beat Christmas comedy Elf starring Will Ferrell to the top spot in a survey of more than 7,000 people by RadioTimes.com. Other favourites in the top five include Love Actually, The Muppet Christmas Carol and Home Alone. It's A Wonderful Life is a classic 98

December 19, 2018 3:59 AM Dillian Whyte: 'Warrior' ready for Dereck Chisora rematch

British heavyweight boxer Dillian Whyte will take on Dereck Chisora in a rematch in London on Saturday. Radio 1 Newsbeat’s spent the last three months behind the scenes with the 30-year-old as he prepares for the fight. Dillian used to train himself in south London and up until 2015 had never even seen a physio, but is now based at Loughborough University 77