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November 17, 2018 3:46 PM John Bluthal dead: Vicar of Dibley star dies aged 89

JOHN BLUTHAL, who starred in The Vicar of Dibley and ‘Allo ‘Allo!, has died at the age of 89, his agent confirmed. He was best known for his portrayal of the dull but loveable Parish Secretary Frank in The Vicar of Dibley. His character famously insisted on fastidious taking minutes and was single for his whole life, but had a possible child with Owen Newitt’s 7

November 15, 2018 4:52 PM 'EU speak French NOT English!' Juncker makes bizarre demand before walking off stage

EUROPEAN Commission boss Jean-Claude Juncker appeared to take a pop at the United Kingdom leaving the European Union as he avoided addressing South Africa President Cyril Ramaphose because "French is an official language of the EU more and more." This was in stark contrast to the other senior politicians speaking at the opening of the event, who delivered 11

November 8, 2018 1:34 PM 'No one is listening!' EU chief Barnier IGNORED during speech and EVEN Merkel 'walks off'

THE EUROPEAN UNION’S chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier was humiliated during a speech on Thursday where some members of the audience simply ignored him, with even German Chancellor Angela Merkel "walking off" halfway through. Michel Barnier was addressing the European People's Party (EPP) Congress in Helsinki on Thursday when he was ignored by members 23

October 17, 2018 1:39 PM Hate preacher Anjem Choudhary 'faces financial RUIN as UN freezes assets'

ANJEM Choudary could face financial ruin when hit by an asset freeze as part of a strict supervision regime following his release from prison later this week. Police and MI5 are expected to be among a host of agencies involved in monitoring the 51-year-old hate preacher in the community. His name has also been added to a United Nations sanctions list, which 8

October 2, 2018 8:26 PM Theresa May car crash conference speech

Mrs May will give her keynote speech on Wednesday, October 3 at 10am in Symphony Hall at the International Convention Centre (ICC) in Birmingham. She is expected to issue support for her Chequers proposal on Brexit and hope to discredit Boris Johnson who has repeatedly attacked her Brexit policies. After Mrs May’s speech, there will be speeches from International 11

September 18, 2018 11:01 PM Corbyn has FURIOUS row with Deputy after conference SNUB

LABOUR leader Jeremy Corbyn had a fiery shadow cabinet clash with deputy leader Tom Watson ahead of the Party’s conference in Liverpool next week, after Mr Watson was denied a top speaking slot in a provocative snub. During the row Mr Watson accused one of Mr Corbyn’s top aides of leaking to a left-wing blog, whilst six Labour frontbenchers hit back accusing 14

September 8, 2018 5:02 AM Sir David Crausby MP wants to talk

The surgeries, which Sir David is calling his Constituency Conversation, start on September 17. Sir David said: “I don’t want to spend my autumn just listening to more political speeches at the party conferences. "I want to talk with Boltonians about the issues affecting their lives, the community and our country. "I look forward to meeting lots of local 21

August 13, 2018 11:12 AM Ben Stokes trial: Cricketer acted ‘deplorably as red mist descended’ jury told

BEN Stokes was overcome by a red mist which sparked a rage leaving one man unconscious, a court heard told. The trial of England cricketer Ben Stokes is continuing for a sixth day at Bristol Crown Court. The 27-year-old all-rounder is accused of affray in the Clifton triangle area of Bristol during the early hours of September 25 last year. He is on trial 16

July 30, 2018 8:47 AM University fresher still believes in Corbyn’s Brexit ‘long game’

A UNIVERSITY fresher is ready for Jeremy Corbyn to unleash his secret Brexit masterplan, it has emerged. 20-year-old philosophy student Tom Booker said: “Corbz is definitely playing the long game when it comes to pretending to be anti-EU membership. “For anyone who doubts me, just look at the three-decades-long history of his long game. He has not let up for a second 36

July 8, 2018 11:06 PM Singer Camilla Kerslake marries rugby star Chris Robshaw in France

Soprano Kerslake, who wore a dress designed by Jenny Packham for the big day, told Hello! magazine: “The Cote d’Azur is our favourite place in the world and we wanted to share that with our nearest and dearest. Kerslake’s gown was comprised of a white tulle skirt with an appliqued bodice and veil, while sports star Robshaw opted for a pale blue suit by bespoke 11