Fascinating maps show how Sydney has transformed over the past 250 years

A fascinating new series of maps and a mesmerising animation reveal Sydney’s eye-popping transformation over 250 years from a swathe of virgin land to a vibrant city with a population of over five million. The illustrations were commissioned by Budget Direct Travel Insurance and created using maps from the National Library of Australia and other … Read more Fascinating maps show how Sydney has transformed over the past 250 years

Toddler dies after falling from ninth-floor window at a block of flats in east London

A toddler has died after falling from a ninth-floor window at a block of flats in east London.  The boy, believed to be aged two, fell at around 4pm yesterday in Shoreditch, east London.  Shocked neighbours reported hearing screaming and then seeing the child motionless on the ground beneath the open window. Police and ambulance crews … Read more Toddler dies after falling from ninth-floor window at a block of flats in east London

Elizabeth Hurley cuts a stylish figure in camouflage trousers and vest top as she hits the town

Elizabeth Hurley cuts a stylish figure in camouflage trousers and semi-sheer top as she hits the town By Natasha Hooper For Mailonline Published: 13:11 BST, 14 August 2020 | Updated: 14:36 BST, 14 August 2020 She is not shy of showcasing her incredible figure in bikinis. And Elizabeth Hurley looked impeccably stylish as she enjoyed … Read more Elizabeth Hurley cuts a stylish figure in camouflage trousers and vest top as she hits the town

Kelly Brook is stylish in white dress and fedora… after revealing trolls have branded her ‘unsexy’

She recently revealed that cruel trolls had branded her ‘unsexy’ because they can’t accept she no longer looks like a ‘pin-up girl in her 20s’. And Kelly Brook showed she was moving past the criticism as she flaunted her stylish figure in a broderie anglaise dress while out in London on Friday. The Heart Breakfast presenter, 40, … Read more Kelly Brook is stylish in white dress and fedora… after revealing trolls have branded her ‘unsexy’

Brooklyn Beckham and Nicola Peltz step out for the first time after sparking marriage rumours

Brooklyn Beckham PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: Star and fiancée Nicola Peltz step out for the first time after sparking marriage and baby rumours By Olivia Wheeler For Mailonline Published: 08:13 BST, 14 August 2020 | Updated: 08:13 BST, 14 August 2020 Brooklyn Beckham and his fiancée Nicola Peltz have stepped out in public for the first time since sparking marriage … Read more Brooklyn Beckham and Nicola Peltz step out for the first time after sparking marriage rumours

Harrowing moment teenager begs for help after her miniature pinscher was mauled to death

Harrowing footage has captured the moment a teenager begged for help after her miniature pinscher was mauled to death by a leadless ‘devil’ dog in London. Renata Aladenika, 18, was walking Rocco in Woolwich Common on Sunday when she claims a bullmastiff rushed over, sank its teeth into her dog’s neck and shook him ‘like a … Read more Harrowing moment teenager begs for help after her miniature pinscher was mauled to death

Armed police Taser man who doused himself in lighter fluid

Armed police Taser man who doused himself in lighter fluid before barricading himself in home ‘with the gas turned on’ as neighbours are evacuated over fears of an explosion Streets in Little London, Leeds, were cordoned off as police dealt with situation  Witnesses claimed man snapped after a row with a neighbour and their child … Read more Armed police Taser man who doused himself in lighter fluid

London’s Hammersmith Bridge is closed amid fears it could COLLAPSE

Hammersmith Bridge was closed to the public with little warning today after safety inspectors found cracks in the 133-year-old structure had worsened amid the recent heatwave.  The suspension bridge in west London was closed ‘indefinitely’ to motorists last April after ‘critical faults’ were detected in the ironwork. Hammersmith and Fulham Council made the decision to … Read more London’s Hammersmith Bridge is closed amid fears it could COLLAPSE

Sadiq Khan admits for first time that staff working from home is a ‘BIG PROBLEM for central London’.

Sadiq Khan admits for first time that staff working from home is a ‘BIG PROBLEM for central London’… after months of warning people to stay off Tubes London Mayor had previously urged people to stay off the underground Mr Khan warned earlier this year they should ‘stay at home as much as possible’ Now he … Read more Sadiq Khan admits for first time that staff working from home is a ‘BIG PROBLEM for central London’.

NHS contact tracing app re-launches TODAY in trials on the Isle of Wight and in east London

The NHS Test and Trace smartphone app is being re-launched today with a second round of trials on the Isle of Wight and in the London borough of Newham. England’s beleaguered app, of which the first version had to be scrapped in June, has now been recreated using technology made by Google and Apple. Officials … Read more NHS contact tracing app re-launches TODAY in trials on the Isle of Wight and in east London