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January 15, 2019 2:34 PM Alfie Lamb death: Boy 'killed for being noisy'

A three-year-old boy was fatally crushed by a car passenger seat pushed back by his mother's boyfriend who felt he was being too noisy, a court heard. Alfie Lamb went "ominously quiet" after he was deliberately squashed in the vehicle, the court heard. His mother, Adrian Hoare, 23, allegedly lied to police, telling them Alfie was in a taxi when he became 27

January 15, 2019 12:43 PM Kit Harington: ‘How sad is that?’ Game of Thrones star on Sophie Turner decision

KIT HARINGTON, who plays Jon Snow in Game of Thrones, spoke out about a “sad” decision he made about his character’s memorabilia, which differed to his co-stars Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams. Kit Harington, 32, appeared on Zoe Ball’s BBC Radio 2 Breakfast Show this morning where he addressed the latest trailer for the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones 13

January 13, 2019 11:34 PM Celebrity Big Brother USA confirms season two houseguests

Anthony Scaramucci, Jonathan Bennett, Dina Lohan among CBS's new line-up CBS has officially announced the famous faces taking part in Celebrity Big Brother USA season two, including Mean Girls star Jonathan Bennett and former White House staffer Anthony Scaramucci. After weeks of rumours and speculation online, the contestants were finally confirmed 12

January 12, 2019 5:52 PM BDO World Championships: Mikuru Suzuki beats England's Lorraine Winstanley

England's Lorraine Winstanley was beaten 3-0 by Japan's Mikuru Suzuki in the BDO Women's World Championship final at the Lakeside. Unseeded Suzuki, 36, becomes the first non-European to win the title as well as the first Asian world champion in either PDC or BDO competitions. Top seed Winstanley, 43, was competing in her first world final but won only two legs against 12

January 4, 2019 10:02 AM Jury to decide whether Ed Sheeran copied Marvin Gaye

In a new ruling, a judge says there are "substantial similarities" between Sheeran's Thinking Out Loud and Gaye's Let's Get It On. Instead, District Judge Louis Stanton ruled that a jury should decide on whether parts of Let's Get It On, released in 1973, were copied in the singer's 2014 number one and Grammy-winning hit Thinking Out Loud. In a decision 12

December 31, 2018 1:12 PM Hopman Cup: Serena Williams & Roger Federer to play for first time

Tennis greats Roger Federer and Serena Williams will meet on court for the first time when Switzerland face the USA in the Hopman Cup on Tuesday. They will play in men's and women's singles rubbers before meeting in the mixed doubles alongside partners Belinda Bencic and Frances Tiafoe. Federer and Williams, both 37, have won a combined 43 Grand Slam titles 12

December 20, 2018 12:26 AM Extinction Rebellion: The story behind the activist group

They've blocked bridges, glued themselves to the gates of Downing Street, and closed roads, all in the name of stopping climate change. Extinction Rebellion's aims include net zero carbon emissions by 2025, the introduction of a state of emergency on the environment and a national Citizen's Assembly to oversee it all. The campaign was launched earlier 29

December 18, 2018 8:29 PM CHRISTMAS HEARTBREAK: Elderly man leaves behind TOUCHING surprise for toddler after dying

A KIND elderly man had wrapped 14 years’ worth of Christmas presents for his neighbours' daughter, it emerged after his unexpected death. Ken Watson, who was 87 when he died, had prepared presents for his neighbours' daughter for the next 14 years. Mr Watson lived in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan near his two neighbours, Owen and Caroline Williams and their 26

December 18, 2018 12:28 PM BA to resume flights to Pakistan

British Airways is to restart flights to Pakistan next year, more than 10 years after it halted services following a major hotel bombing. The airline stopped flying to the country after the Marriott hotel in the capital, Islamabad, was bombed in 2008, killing more than 50 people. A new airport was opened recently in Islamabad, which has eased concerns 25

December 16, 2018 11:12 PM Robbie Williams becomes Weight Watchers ambassador

Once dubbed "the fat dancer of Take That", the singer becomes an ambassador for WW, formerly called Weight Watchers. The X Factor judge will use his personal weight journey to encourage others to be healthier in 2019. Weight Watchers rebranded as WW, dropping the 'Weight' reference, in September and now aims to focus on wellness and health 28