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June 23, 2018 5:31 PM France is ‘NUMBER ONE ENEMY’: Italy blasts ‘arrogant’ Macron for causing EU EMERGENCY

ITALY has launched a furious attack on “arrogant” French President Emmanuel Macron warning that France risks becoming its "Number 1 enemy" on migration issues, a day before European leaders meet in Brussels for a hastily arranged meeting on the divisive issue. The French president said: ”The reality is that Europe is not experiencing a migration crisis 5

June 23, 2018 12:05 AM Highway robbery! We knew petrol was more expensive at motorway service stations... but we reveal everything else costs up to 70% more too

With petrol prices reaching their highest level in nearly four years, motorists are feeling the pinch. According to the AA, the UK average unleaded price rose to 129.5p a litre earlier this month — the most expensive since August 2014. If you travel by motorway, and don’t fill up before you hit the main road, it’s likely to be even worse. Service stations’ 8

June 22, 2018 11:00 PM Fire at pub between London King's Cross and Euston stations sends dozens of drinkers fleeing into the streets as smoke pours into the sky

A huge blaze has broken out at a London pub sending drinkers running into the street. Half of the roof and 20 per cent of the first floor of the Somers Town Coffee House gastropub has been engulfed in flames. Ten fire engines and 72 firefighters were called to tackle the fire at the popular venue on Charlton Street between King's Cross and Euston stations 7

June 22, 2018 12:06 PM Archbishop of York to bless Shakespeare's Rose Theatre when it opens on Monday

THE Archbishop of York will bless Shakespeare's Rose Theatre after it opens on Monday near Clifford's Tower. Dr John Sentamu will perform the blessing at 12.30pm after the Elizabethan village in which the theatre has been created opens at 11am. A town crier will be on hand to declare the theatre open, and local band York Waits will be performing 16th Century-inspired 5

June 22, 2018 12:05 PM Dad battered to death with a CRICKET BAT in the street after confronting yobs

A DEVOTED dad was battered to death with a cricket bat after confronting a gang of teenage yobs he suspected of stealing his children's bikes. Derek Whyteside, 42, was attacked in the street in broad daylight less than mile from his home at 4.30pm on Monday. He was rushed to hospital with a fractured skull and placed in an induced coma but died hours 10

June 22, 2018 9:25 AM Rat shreds million in notes after getting into ATM in India

When the malfunctioning machine was opened up, technicians found a dead rodent and lots of notes chewed to shreds. The rodent entered the cash terminal in northeastern India through a small hole meant for cables, police superintendent Mugdha Jyoti Mahanta said. The machine, in the town of Tinsukia, broke down on 20 May, but technicians did not arrive 5

June 22, 2018 1:37 AM 'Life's going to be a lot better': Queer Eye's FIRST Australian episode debuts on Netflix with Yass cattle farmer tearing up after being offered a new tooth for his daughter's wedding

Netflix's popular Queer Eye cast toured Australia earlier this month for a special mini-makeover in New South Wales' rural town of Yass. The debut Australian episode was released on Friday, with hard-working cattle farmer and former rodeo cowboy George becoming their latest project. The tough battler, in his 50s, couldn't help but tear up when the American 6

June 22, 2018 12:51 AM Well, well, well ... now what doo we have here: Police respond to reports of a man with a gun only to find a musician with a 4ft didgeridoo

When police received five calls from concerned members of the public about a man carrying a gun in a town park, they wasted no time in responding. A riot van was despatched to the scene on Tuesday to block the suspect’s exit from the park until an armed response unit could arrive. But when Mark Sleigh, 39, returned to the vehicle and officers ordered 6

June 21, 2018 6:00 PM Thomas Highflyer lived and died in Brighton

Bert Williams, president of Brighton and Hove Black History, said: “The research has been going on for several years. Someone tweeted me a picture of Thomas’s grave and asked me if I could do some research on it. “The story of his life and the unexpected discovery of his headstone is yet another piece of Brighton and Hove’s hidden black heritage uncovered

June 20, 2018 11:10 PM Langholm, ancestral home of Neil Armstrong, tops town survey

THE ancestral home town of the first man on the Moon, Neil Armstrong, has been named as Scotland’s best market town. Langholm, in Dumfriesshire, came top in a survey by Royal Mail to find Scotland’s best market town in which to live and work. Langholm tops the list due to “consistently better than average scores” across categories such as average earnings 7