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October 22, 2018 6:40 PM Hurricane Willa path: Category 5 hurricane set to SMASH Mazatlan

CATEGORY 5 Hurricane Willa is set to pound the Mexican holiday hotspot of Mazatlan when it makes landfall in the next couple of days – but where is Mazatlan? Hurricane Willa is now a “potentially catastrophic” category 5 tropical storm expected to bring life-threatening storm surge, wind and rain to central and southwestern Mexico. The monster storm 7

October 16, 2018 12:07 PM Russell Bishop 'murdered two Brighton schoolgirls in 1986'

A man has gone on trial for the second time accused of murdering two nine-year-old girls 32 years ago. Russell Bishop, 52, strangled Nicola Fellows and Karen Hadaway who were found dead in woods near Brighton in October 1986, the Old Bailey heard. He was cleared of their murder after a trial in 1987, jurors were told. The court heard three years later 8

October 6, 2018 7:17 AM Middle-class woman mortified about how much brie she ate last night

AN embarrassed mother-of-two is anxiously replaying the brie-fuelled conversations about house prices and grammar schools she had at a dinner party last night. Francesca Johnson, aged 39, admitted that after the tamarind-marinated bavette steak that the rest of the evening was a blur. She continued: “I could feel myself losing control early on with the stilton 12

October 5, 2018 11:06 AM Italy flood video: Terrifying moment brave driver desperately battles SEVERE Italy floods

SHOCKING footage of a motorist driving through a flooded motorway in Calabria, Italy, has emerged online after the southern Italian region was battered by relentless rainfall overnight. The video appeared on social media showing a motorist driving through an extremely flooded motorway near Crotone, Calabria. The south-western Italian region was hit by severe 8

October 1, 2018 3:36 PM Greenwich 'bomb threat’: London buildings near O2 Arena EVACUATED

SEVERAL buildings near the O2 Arena in South London have been evacuated this afternoon. A witness told "We haven't been evacuated but we are not allowed to leave. Apparently, it is a bomb threat." One student said on Twitter: “How nice. First day back at uni to be greeted by a bomb threat. Hello London…” A Met Police spokesman said: “Police 20

September 30, 2018 12:34 AM Health experts to set 'safe time limits' for children using social media

The health secretary says he is "very worried" abut the impact of unrestricted social media use on young people's mental health. Health Secretary Matt Hancock has asked the UK's chief medical officer, Dame Sally Davies, to start preparing official guidance on safe time limits, like those on recommended maximum alcohol consumption for adults. In an interview 9

September 29, 2018 11:18 PM Teachers ‘bullying’ right-wing pupils as leftist union ideology infiltrates schools

CHILDREN of Right-wing politicians are being bullied by teachers and ostracised by classmates because trade unions have an iron grip on schools, it is claimed. It has strengthened calls for more free schools to stop youngsters being drip-fed socialist views in the classroom. “She turned to the class which is particularly ethnically diverse and said, ‘This 9

September 29, 2018 1:18 PM Five major earthquakes in two months: Indonesia reels after disasters

It is the latest devastating quake to hit the Southeast Asian nation in recent months. The popular tourist destination of Lombok has been among the worst-affected islands. A 6.4 magnitude quake struck off Lombok, followed by 66 aftershocks with the highest a magnitude 5.7. It was centred 50km northeast of the city of Mataram on the northern part of the island 9

September 25, 2018 10:20 AM Headteacher bans pupils from cycling to school without number plates

Cycling groups question why Stanley Park High in south London "want to make cycling to school more difficult". Stanley Park High in Carshalton, south London, says its registration scheme will allow the public to report irresponsible cycling by pupils. Headteacher Amit Amin wrote on the school's website: "Students without a number plate will not be permitted 9

September 25, 2018 8:44 AM Children to be banned from cycling to school without number plates

Children have been told they will be banned from cycling to their south London school if they do not put number plates on their bikes. Teachers at Stanley Park High, in Carshalton, are introducing the scheme so members of the public can report pupils cycling dangerously. Charity Cycling UK questioned why Stanley Park High "want to make cycling to school 7