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Typewriter artist blown away after Tom Hanks signs artwork

An artist who used a typewriter to create a portrait of Tom Hanks has said he was “blown away” when the artwork was signed by the actor. James Cook, 25, from Braintree, Essex, creates “typicitions”, or typed-depictions, using a random assortment of letters, numbers and punctuation marks to form an image using a typewriter. Mr Cook sent a portrait to the Oscar-winning actor, who is a fellow typewriter enthusiast, but […]

todayMay 2, 2022 9


Chelsea stay in control of WSL title race with tense win over Birmingham

Chelsea kept the destiny of the Women’s Super League title in their own hands with a hard-fought 1-0 win at bottom-placed Birmingham. Pernille Harder stroked home a penalty in the 71st minute after Lisa Robertson had handled in the Birmingham box. Emma Hayes’ side will clinch a third successive WSL crown if they beat Manchester United at home next Sunday. Chelsea were made to sweat at a rain-swept St Andrew’s […]

todayMay 2, 2022 10


Picture released of Princess Charlotte and pet dog Orla to mark seventh birthday

Princess Charlotte has been photographed with her arm around the family cocker spaniel in a picture taken to mark her seventh birthday. The young royal, surrounded by bluebells, was snapped by the Duchess of Cambridge in Norfolk this weekend enjoying the outdoors. Charlotte and pet dog Orla appear in one of three pictures released ahead of the princess turning seven on Monday. William and Kate’s middle child is wearing her […]

todayMay 2, 2022 7


UK ambassador to Ukraine feeling comfortable on return to Kyiv

The UK’s ambassador to Ukraine has said she feels “comfortable” returning to Kyiv despite Russian threats against diplomats in the Ukrainian capital. Melinda Simmons arrived in Kyiv late on Friday, following the announcement last month that Britain would be reopening its embassy in the city in a show of support for Ukraine’s fight against the Russian invasion. Her return comes after Moscow threatened a “proportional response” against Britain for backing […]

todayMay 1, 2022 7


Profit warnings surge as cost inflation hits UK firms

A record number of UK-listed companies warned rising costs could hurt profits, a new report shows. A growing number of businesses issued profit warnings to shareholders and the public to soften the blow of results not meeting expectations. A record 43% of listed companies that warned profits could be lower than anticipated said it is due to rising costs as commodity and energy prices surge. This compares to just 27% […]

todayMay 1, 2022 7


Abba lose out on most streamed Eurovision song of all time to Dutch singer

Abba have lost out on the most-streamed Eurovision song of all time to Dutch singer Duncan Laurence. RuPaul’s Drag Race star Michelle Visage announced during Radio 2’s Eurovision: The Official All-Time Most-Streamed that the Swedish pop group’s classic Waterloo, which won the 1974 Eurovision Song Contest, came in second place. Laurence’s ballad Arcade came out on top as the most-streamed Eurovision track after it won the competition in 2019, securing […]

todayMay 1, 2022 12


Grant Shapps bids to banish the boy racer with noise cameras

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps declared he wants to “banish the boy racer” as he announced plans to deploy noise cameras to catch “rowdy drivers”. His department has invited MPs to enter a competition to find the noisiest streets in England and Wales amid concerns about the impact on residents from motorists revving engines and using illegal exhausts. Four areas will be chosen to take part in a £300,000 trial of […]

todayApril 30, 2022 7


Bamburgh wins Best Seaside again

A tiny village on the Northumberland coast has topped a ranking of Britain’s best seaside resorts for the second year in a row. Bamburgh came first out of 87 destinations in a survey of more than 4,300 people by consumer group Which?. It received the maximum of five stars for its beaches, seafront, peace and quiet, scenery and value for money – with an overall score of 87%. UK seaside […]

todayApril 30, 2022 8


Government to limit supply of HRT products to even out UK distribution

The Government is taking urgent action to limit the amount of certain hormone replacement therapy (HRT) products women can access to improve the general supply across the UK. Health and Social Care Secretary Sajid Javid has issued Serious Shortage Protocols (SSPs) to limit the dispensing of Oestrogel, Ovestin cream and Premique Low Dose to three months’ supply per person to “even out” the distribution. The move comes in response to […]

todayApril 29, 2022 8