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November 14, 2018 9:06 AM High roller has £102.40 in Nectar Points

A MAN feels he is doing pretty damn well in life due to his substantial wealth in Nectar points. With over £100 on his Nectar card, Tom Logan is living a lifestyle beyond his wildest dreams and believes he is a respected figure in the community. Logan said: “I’m in a good place financially. If I want a top-of-the-range Sainsbury’s deep pan pizza I just redeem 8

November 11, 2018 10:21 AM Remembrance Day 2018: What time is Remembrance Day silence?

REMEMBRANCE Day commemorates fallen soldiers and veterans from World War One and other wars since. But what time is the Remembrance Day silence? A two minute silence will be held at 11am on Sunday, November 11. The silence may be observed at war memorial, cenotaphs, shopping centres or even in the privacy of people’s homes. The Royal Family and leading 14

November 7, 2018 12:40 PM JK Rowling sues former employee for £24,000

Harry Potter author JK Rowling has launched a £24,000 legal claim against a former employee for allegedly using her money to go on shopping sprees. Ms Rowling, 53, claims Amanda Donaldson broke strict working rules by using her funds to buy cosmetics and gifts. Ms Donaldson worked as a personal assistant for the writer between February 2014 and April 9

October 17, 2018 4:12 PM Westfield police incident: Horror as 'person falls from top floor'

WESTFIELD Stratford City in east London has been partially closed following reports that at least one person fell from the top floor Horrified witnesses described seeing a man fall over the safety railings and drop at least two storeys to the ground floor. The Met Police said: “Police were called at approximately 4pm on Wednesday, 17 October to reports 7

October 15, 2018 8:26 PM Police used FACIAL recognition to monitor shopping centre visitors for SIX months

GREATER Manchester Police has been forced to pause its surveillance using Automatic Facial Recognition to scan shoppers after intrusion concerns after officers used the controversial surveillance to monitor every visitor at Trafford Centre for six months. Mr Porter wrote on a government blog: ”Compared to the size and scale of the processing of all people 13

October 14, 2018 10:22 AM Germany mocked for CRINGEWORTHY video to lure British bankers after Brexit 'it's awful!'

A “CRINGEWORTHY” animated video aimed at persuading top British financiers to relocate to Frankfurt after Brexit is attracting ridicule – with even sections of the German media piling in with ridicule. The short English-language film, entitled ‘Fall In Love With Frankfurt’ and produced by Frankfurt Main Finance, is apparently an attempt to defuse “prejudices 29

October 3, 2018 8:36 PM Philadelphia shooting: Gunman OPENS FIRE at Germantown shopping centre

A GUNMAN has opened fire outside a shopping centre in Philadelphia injuring at least five people. One man is in a critical condition after being shot in the head, police said. Gunfire erupted in Philadelphia’s Germantown neighbourhood shortly before 8pm BST (3pm local time). At least five people were shot in the attack, which happened in a car park outside 15

September 22, 2018 4:53 PM Co-op to replace plastic bags with compostable carriers

Compostable bags are to replace single-use plastic bags in more than half of Co-op stores, the supermarket has said. It says around 60 million plastic carriers will be replaced with the new bags, which will cost 5p and double as a compostable bag for food waste. Material is certified as compostable if it means it will break down within 12 weeks under 15

September 15, 2018 1:08 AM Blackpool’s the new Vegas in £100m deal

BLACKPOOL is tipped to become the “Las Vegas of the North” after a massive £100 million makeover was unveiled yesterday. The huge cash injection from regional and government funds will “breathe new life” into the Lancashire town’s shops, hotels and infrastructure. The investment will also fund a £7 million road upgrade, a new museum, and the expansion 15

September 8, 2018 2:55 PM Car crashes through glass window at Westfield Stratford

A car has crashed through a glass window and into an escalator at Stratford's Westfield shopping centre. The white people carrier became wedged on top of the moving stairs, having ploughed through glass in the east London shopping centre's car park. Police were called by London Ambulance Service at 14:39 BST and confirmed nobody was injured in the incident 12