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April 26, 2018 4:37 AM Ed Miliband’s speech writer says Jews have no place in Corbyn’s Labour Party

Is being a Labour Party member compatible with being a Jew? That’s a rhetorical question. It isn’t. At least it isn’t for the wrong kind of Jews. Jamie Susskind, the lawyer son of futurologist Richard Susskind (The End of Lawyers?) who has written speeches for former Labour leader Ed Miliband and is a former chairman of the Oxford University Labour Club, has resigned 4

March 7, 2018 7:28 AM European consumers will suffer if EU punishes the City over Brexit, warns Philip Hammond

European consumers will pay dearly if Brussels tries to punish the City, Philip Hammond will warn today. In the last of the Government’s ‘Road to Brexit’ speeches, the Chancellor will tell the EU it is ‘very much in our mutual interest’ to strike a trade deal giving extensive rights to Britain’s financial services sector. Mr Hammond will point out the critical 12

March 6, 2018 9:51 PM May 'long on aspirations' but 'short on workable Brexit solutions'

In a response to the PM's recent speech, the EU accuses her of a setting out a "new model based on double cherry-picking". It also claims she addressed her comments mainly at a "domestic audience, trying to bridge the gaps between the two poles of the debate on Brexit in the UK". In a document drawn up by the Council of the EU General Secretariat, seen by Sky News, the Prime 15

March 5, 2018 7:45 AM Here’s Who Won Big At The Oscars 2018 Last Night

The Oscars 2018 took place just hours ago, held this year in LA’s Dolby Theatre and hosted by talk show host Jimmy Kimmel. Jimmy’s opening monologue set the tone of the night, addressing the #MeToo movement and calling for change, with A-list award-winners then following suit, using their acceptance speeches to call out gender inequality, with Best Actress 10

March 2, 2018 2:51 AM Gary Oldman leads British hopes at 90th Oscars

Gary Oldman leads British hopes for an Oscar on Sunday as the sexual harassment scandal that has rocked Hollywood is likely to dominate the ceremony. The star takes on countrymen Daniel Day-Lewis and Daniel Kaluuya for the best actor prize and is the presumed frontrunner for the gong – having already picked up a Golden Globe, a Bafta and a Screen Actors 53

February 27, 2018 7:30 PM ON THE GRAPEVINE; Wine for awards season

WITH awards season in full swing and stars descending on the red carpet, why not set the gold standard at home with a medal-winning wine? Forget those winner-revealing gold envelopes on Oscars night - open any of these top tipples, all of which have scooped awards at international wine competitions, and you’re sure to be thrilled with the results. Better 16

January 19, 2018 4:50 PM Ricky Gervais Claims He Would Have Joked About Hollywood Harassment Scandal As Host Of Golden Globes

'There’s nothing you shouldn’t joke about, there’s no subject you shouldn’t joke about.' The 2018 ceremony saw famous faces from across the industry come out in support of the Time’s Up movement by wearing black and delivering empowering speeches, but the British comic has said he wouldn’t have been able to resist making a gag about it. Ricky, who has hosted 13

January 14, 2018 1:43 PM Major Tim Peake's space capsule to land at NRM in York

THE spacecraft which transported British astronaut Tim Peake to and from the International Space Station, will be welcomed at York’s National Railway Museum on Wednesday. Displayed on the Great Hall’s historic turntable along with its original 25m parachute, the Soyuz TMA-19M capsule will form the centrepiece of a new display. The spacecraft is visiting 15

January 9, 2018 3:50 AM Gillian Anderson risks wardrobe malfunction as she receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

GILLIAN ANDERSON almost spilled out of her plunging dress yesterday as she was honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The X-Files star put on a seriously sexy display in a low V-neck metallic frock for the unveiling ceremony in California. But embarrassingly, the actress was forced to grab hold of her generous bust as she knelt down to admire 53

January 4, 2018 3:33 PM Charity’s supporters celebrate end of year with a vegan picnic

A CHARITY supporting those with mental health problems celebrated the end of the year with a festive banquet of vegan and vegetarian food. Trust Links, based in Fairfax Drive, Westcliff, hosted the meal which saw volunteers and friends of the charity come together to enjoy a dinner with a difference. The event was organised by Southend in Transition 10