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August 21, 2018 8:03 AM Sudden infant death numbers rise for first time in three years

Spike in sudden infant deaths as 219 babies die before their first birthday from unexpected causes, according to fresh data – and it is the first rise in three years The number of babies dying from unexplained causes has risen for the first time in three years, new figures show. There were 219 deaths caused by sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) or without 92

August 17, 2018 11:55 PM Stepmums and birth mums figure out how to get along

This group of women, who don't know each other, have come together to figure out how to manage one of the most challenging relationships; that between birth mums and stepmums. They ask each other questions they'd never normally get to ask, such as 'what do you think my role is in your child's life?' and 'why don't you want me to post photos of my stepchildren 30

August 13, 2018 8:47 PM Tim Peake jokes about packing away his spandex after missing out on Strictly

Astronaut Tim Peake joked that he was putting his spandex back in the drawer after finding out he is not a Strictly Come Dancing contestant. The joke started when journalist Lauren Turner posted a message on Twitter saying she had thought a teaser about Red Dwarf actor Danny John-Jules signing up for the BBC show had actually been about Peake. As John-Jules 48

August 12, 2018 7:39 AM Nasa Parker Solar Probe launch live pictures as mission to sun has lift off

A HISTORIC NASA mission to the sun has blasted off into space. The Parker Solar Probe - NASA's first mission to the sun - will expolore the sun's atmosphere and its outermost atmosphere, the corona. A Delta-IV heavy rocket carrying the probe took off from Cape Canaveral, Florida at around 07.31 GMT on Sunday morning. It will be the fastest manmade moving 43

August 10, 2018 12:08 AM US Vice President announces new SPACE FORCE launch

ALIENS will need to prepare for the full force of the US military following US Vice President Mike Pence’s announcement of plans to build a new, separate Space Force as a sixth US military service. Speaking at the Pentagon, Mr Pence said he hoped to secure the new service by 2020. The 59-year-old US Vice President claimed a space force was required to ensure 46

August 9, 2018 6:19 AM Your views wanted on Moredon recreation ground's future

The borough council’s planning committee will be asked to approve a public consultation document about the possible redevelopment of Moredon recreation grounds. The scheme could see four turf and one 3G artificial football pitches, a road cycling circuit, cyclocross and BMX tracks and three more croquet lawns. And there could be a new pavilion with kitchen 36

August 3, 2018 7:07 PM Jodie Whittaker’s first series of Doctor Who wraps production

The first series of Doctor Who to star a woman in the leading role of the Time Lord has wrapped production. It was announced that Jodie Whittaker would take over the part from Peter Capaldi a year ago and the first trailer for the upcoming series was unveiled at San Diego Comic-Con last month. A photo on the show’s official Twitter page showed a clapperboard 46

August 3, 2018 2:17 PM Nude paintings removed from cathedral after complaints

But a cathedral spokesman said that a number of visitors complained about the paintings, leading to the decision to remove them. The Diocese of Portsmouth spokesman said: "Portsmouth Cathedral aims to be a space open to everybody. "Whenever a public exhibition takes place in a church it is important to weigh up how it relates to our main purpose of being 37

August 2, 2018 11:00 AM Former gallery to house art studios

WORK to create artist studios at the site of a former gallery will get underway soon after hundreds of thousands of pounds in grants were awarded. Neobard Burnson Architects have been appointed as the architects to transform the former Beecroft Art Gallery, Station Road, Westcliff into a complex of artists studios. The site of the new studios, which 55

August 1, 2018 12:39 AM Unexpected item in bagging area!

A SHOPLIFTER fell through the ceiling of a supermarket as he tried to escape – and nearly landed on a customer. CCTV footage shows the bungling crook crashing back down to earth with a bump after he had been caught pinching from the Aldi store. Police were called to the supermarket in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, on Sunday morning after staff detained 41