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Month: May 2022

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Vettel tells young offenders they could get jobs in Formula One

Professional racing driver Sebastian Vettel has told young offenders that “prejudice” against their criminal records should not stop them from working in Formula One during a visit to a prison with the Justice Secretary. Vettel, who races in F1 for Aston Martin, made a pit stop at HMP Feltham, a prison and young offender institute in west London, and cut the ribbon to open a new car workshop for the […]

todayMay 13, 2022 25


Queen shown with sunglasses tattoos and as X ray in Jubilee exhibition

Cutting-edge portraits of the Queen by up to 52 urban, graffiti and contemporary artists are going on show to mark her Platinum Jubilee. Serving as a muse to the established and emerging international artists, the 96-year-old monarch has been hailed as a “true icon” and a “cultural inspiration” as she celebrates her 70-year reign. Alternative pieces by musician and graffiti artist Goldie, who depicts a young Elizabeth II against a […]

todayMay 13, 2022 11


Jordan Spieth looking for career grand slam at US PGA Championship

Following Rory McIlroy’s best attempt yet at completing the career grand slam, it will be Jordan Spieth’s turn in similar circumstances at the US PGA Championship. McIlroy admitted he was happy to undertake his preparation at Augusta National largely “unhindered” thanks to the presence of a certain Tiger Woods, the last of the five men to have won all four major titles. At Southern Hills, it will be the presence […]

todayMay 13, 2022 7


Johnson refuses to rule out windfall tax on energy giants

Boris Johnson has refused to rule out a windfall tax on the profits of the energy companies to help relieve the pressure of the cost-of-living squeeze. Chancellor Rishi Sunak has reportedly told Treasury officials to examine plans for a levy on the soaring profits of the oil and gas giants. It follows an admission by BP chief executive Bernard Looney, who said his firm’s investment plans would not be affected […]

todayMay 12, 2022 6


Milly Dowler killer requests permission to marry in prison

Serial killer Levi Bellfield is engaged and has requested a prison wedding, the Ministry of Justice has confirmed. Bellfield has applied for permission to marry a woman while he is serving two whole life orders for murdering Marsha McDonnell, Amelie Delagrange and Milly Dowler. Former Justice Secretary Robert Buckland told The Sun newspaper, which first reported the news, that the proposed prison nuptials “beggars belief”. He added: “Milly never got […]

todayMay 12, 2022 7


UK growth slows to weakest for a year as recession fears grow

Britain’s economy grew at the slowest pace for a year at the start of 2022, as official figures showed a contraction in March amid mounting fears that the cost-of-living crisis may plunge the UK into recession. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said gross domestic product (GDP) rose by 0.8% between January and March, down from growth of 1.3% in the previous three months and the weakest since the first […]

todayMay 12, 2022 8


Sadiq Khan Donald Trumps presidency led to me getting more racist online abuse

The Mayor of London has said Donald Trump’s period as US president led to a significant rise in racial abuse directed at him. Sadiq Khan, speaking at Stanford University near San Francisco on his US trade mission, said temporary and permanent banning of Mr Trump from Twitter led to a sharp drop in such abuse. “During those four years he was president, that led to me having to receive police […]

todayMay 11, 2022 6


Emmerdale to explore secondary cancer storyline

Emmerdale viewers face emotional scenes ahead as Faith Dingle receives the diagnosis that her breast cancer has returned. The Dingle matriarch, played by Sally Dexter, will be told the devastating news that she has secondary cancer, when cancer has spread from where it started to another part of the body, in episodes that will air later this week. The ITV soap opera has said Faith will also struggle to share […]

todayMay 11, 2022 8


Ukrainians make gains in east as they hold ground at Mariupol mill

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Kyiv’s military has made small gains near the eastern city of Kharkiv. Kharkiv and the surrounding area have been under sustained Russian attack since the early in the war. Mr Zelensky that the military was gradually pushing Russian troops away from the city. The Ukrainian military’s general staff said its forces drove the Russians out of four villages to the northeast of Kharkiv as it […]

todayMay 11, 2022 6