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December 9, 2018 5:55 PM Maro Itoje: England lock to miss 'four to eight weeks' with knee injury

England lock Maro Itoje is set to miss "four to eight weeks" with his knee injury - but is expected to be fit for the start of the Six Nations. The Saracens player, 24, chipped a bone in his knee on England duty but played all four autumn internationals. Saracens boss Mark McCall said there were no complaints about the way Itoje was handled by England 47

December 9, 2018 12:03 AM Nichola has created an app to help others with alopecia meet new friends

She lost all of her hair at around 11 years old. Her best friend, Nicola, also lost her hair during her first year of secondary school. Nichola says their friendship has helped them cope with the ‘isolating’ experience of having alopecia. She has launched an alopecia friend-finding app, which aims to help others with the condition make friends like them. “I drew on that experience 41

December 8, 2018 8:13 AM Brexit, the Irish border, backstop

The UK is due to leave the EU on 29 March 2019 but how many of us actually understand all the big issues like the backstop and the Irish border? In November one of the most googled questions about Brexit was "what does Brexit mean?". This suggests a lot of people want to start at the beginning and get back to basics. This video is not available through 52

December 6, 2018 8:21 AM Transfer balls: Real Madrid break rules to sign Chelsea’s Hazard

Big news for Chelsea fans is that the slowest burning seduction in football is reaching a climix: Real Madrid have agreed personal terms with Chelsea’s Eden Hazard. The BBC brings that news but supports it with no facts. Hazard is under contract at Chelsea. Do the rules permit him to agree terms with another team? Surely not. FIFA’s rules are clear 80

December 6, 2018 1:11 AM Billie Marten: Having SAD made me write the happiest pop song

Billie Marten's Blue Sea, Red Sea featured as Annie Mac's hottest record on Radio 1 recently. This came just a year after the 19-year-old was diagnosed with severe seasonal affective disorder (SAD). It's a type of depression caused by changes in the seasons, particularly in the winter, and is estimated to affect one in 15 people in the UK. The condition 54

December 4, 2018 8:42 AM Rail chaos: GTR ordered to spend £15m on improvements for passengers

Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) must contribute £15m towards improvements in services for rail passengers and will make no profit in 2018, the Department for Transport (DfT) has said. The company has already spent a similar amount in passenger compensation after chaos following May's new timetables. The DfT said: "Performance after the May timetable change 86

December 3, 2018 11:10 AM Julia Hartley-Brewer bans the word ‘cis’ on TalkRadio show

TalkRadio host Julia Hartley-Brewer threatened to remove a guest from the studio during a discussion on trans rights because he used the term “cis.” The right-wing radio host had been discussing a report on the transgender prison population with comedian Steve Allen on November 30. In the discussion, Hartley-Brewer said it was a “very big risk” for women 81

December 3, 2018 1:37 AM Billy Connolly, 76, admits he tried cannabis after Parkinson's diagnosis

BILLY CONNOLLY has revealed he used cannabis to treat his Parkinson’s disease, as he opened up about living with the condition. The Scottish comedian said using marijuana made him feel “bomb happy” and “stoned”. Sir Billy Connolly, who was first diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease five years ago, revealed it took time for him to find the right treatment 147

December 3, 2018 12:01 AM Supermoon 2017: Neil deGrasse Tyson DEBUNKS the supermoon: ‘There’s no such thing!’

THE December supermoon will see the moon swell in size over Earth, but physicist Neil deGrasse Tyson harshly blasted all mention of the event. The full moon will reach its point of perigee tonight, coming extremely close to Earth and spectacularly lighting up the sky. During this lunar event, Nasa have claimed that the moon can appear up to 14-times 64

December 2, 2018 4:19 PM Paul 'Trouble' Anderson dead: Legendary Kiss FM DJ dies after seven-year cancer battle

PAUL ‘TROUBLE’ ANDERSON - the legendary DJ and Kiss FM star - has died following a long battle with cancer, it has been announced today. Paul 'Trouble' Anderson’s tragic death was confirmed on social media this afternoon by fellow DJ Gordon Mac. The DJ was first diagnosed with cancer in his left lung back in 2011 before it returned this summer, his sister 67