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August 24, 2018 8:11 PM Iran ISOLATED as Air France and BA SCRAP air route following Trump sanctions

AIR France and British Airways revealed yesterday they will stop flights to Tehran from September for business reasons, just months after US President Donald Trump pulled out of the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement. Both airlines reinstated the route in the wake of the Obama-era nuclear deal, which lifted economic sanctions on Tehran in return for curbs on its nuclear 69

August 23, 2018 3:32 PM Students from Turton School and Sharples School look to the future

Headteacher Sam Gorse said: "Our students have done really well, we’re pleased with their performance in maths and English, but also delighted that arts subjects such as drama and music have achieved almost 80 per cent of students achieving grades 5-plus. "French and Spanish entries were significantly up this year, with 70 per cent of students gaining 48

August 23, 2018 12:27 PM Spain holiday protest BACKFIRES as tourists TAKE ON ‘shameless’ demonstrators

CAMPAIGNERS fighting "mass tourism" in Majorca found THEMSELVES in need of police protection after an angry confrontation with holidaymakers on one of the island's busiest beaches. But the demonstration, watched by dozens of families on the beach during one of the busiest weeks of the summer, turned nasty as tourists turned the tables, swearing and shouting 32

August 22, 2018 9:36 AM La Liga captains to meet over 'concern' for US game

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos and Barcelona vice-captain Sergio Busquets will be among the La Liga players meeting on Wednesday to discuss their "concern" over a decision to stage a game in the US. The Spanish players' union, AFE, says players were not consulted by La Liga. "Footballers once again feel marginalized in decision-making," read an AFE statement 40

August 16, 2018 5:03 PM German A Level EXTINCTION? Chinese MORE POPULAR with UK students

GERMAN A levels may become a subject of the past, with more students now taking up Mandarin Chinese, the Joint Council for Qualifications has revealed. Experts expressed their concerns in the declining popularity of the A level language, with fewer students studying subjects like French, Spanish, and German. However, more students have instead chosen 40

August 15, 2018 11:00 PM Chaos on Gibraltar border as Spanish police stage rowdy protest sparking BRAWLS with Brits

A BRITISH woman was filmed getting out of her car at the Spanish side of the border of Gibraltar to confront Spanish protesters who harassed her as she drove through them. The video shows the Gibraltar local struggling to drive among protesters waving Spanish flags and harassing Gibraltar-registered cars as they attempted to cross the border. The protest 47

August 14, 2018 2:43 PM Carol Vorderman, 57, recounts ‘incredible’ story that saw her tell stranger ‘I love you’

CAROL VORDERMAN has spoken of a life “first” which led the Countdown favourite to tell a complete stranger she loved them, during the latest instalment of her BBC Radio Wales programme. Clarifying her age, Carol told her companions: “I’m 57,” as one of them replied: “That is impressive!” in relation to the confession. The small screen star continued 37

August 13, 2018 11:43 AM Benidorm holiday had 'too many Spaniards': Blackburn grandma furious at 'disaster' trip

A FUMING British OAP has hit out at a holiday company after claiming her Benidorm trip was ruined because her hotel had 'too many Spaniards in it'. Freda Jackson, 81, said she cried at the end of her two-week trip to the popular holiday destination through travel operator Thomas Cook in May this year. But the pensioner, who suffers from mobility issues 66

August 13, 2018 12:10 AM I nearly went blind after a holiday swim reveals Scot

A MAN had to undergo eye surgery after swimming on holiday in Spain with his contact lenses in. Muir Fulton, 45, from Doonfoot, Ayr, needed a cornea transplant after both eyes became infected. He cut short his holiday and flew home after seeking help from an eye surgeon at Ayr Hospital. Muir went for a morning swim, forgetting he had his contact lenses 37

August 12, 2018 2:07 PM British tourist, 23, dies after Ibiza 'fight'

A British holidaymaker has died in the Spanish resort of San Antonio in Ibiza. He has been named locally as Conor Lee. Local police said he was 23 years old. The Foreign Office would not confirm his name - but said it was providing assistance to the family of a British man who died and are "in touch with the local authorities who are investigating" 41