Covid UK: Passengers fume over queues at Heathrow airport

Despairing Heathrow passengers queued up for hours to get through passport control today as the Covid border situation worsened as one asked ‘are they making sure we all get infected before entering the UK?’. The lines to get through passport control were so long staff were said to have handed out free water to exhausted … Read more Covid UK: Passengers fume over queues at Heathrow airport

Anwar Hadid throws himself into work as he shoots in London

Anwar Hadid throws himself into work as he shoots in London after Mexico trip with girlfriend Dua Lipa… amid criticism of their shameless pandemic globetrotting and his ‘anti-vax’ claims By Ciara Farmer For Mailonline Published: 14:26 GMT, 21 January 2021 | Updated: 15:16 GMT, 21 January 2021 Anwar Hadid got to work in London on … Read more Anwar Hadid throws himself into work as he shoots in London

Pigeon nests on box of Cadbury’s caramel eggs inTesco supermarket

Simply the NEST! Heartwarming moment a lonely pigeon sits on a box of Cadbury caramel eggs inside a Tesco supermarket Kim Blackman was visiting a Tesco supermarket in Enfield, north London  The 35-year-old business owner spotted a female pigeon sitting on a shelf On closer inspection,  Ms Blackman realised the box contained some eggs Ms … Read more Pigeon nests on box of Cadbury’s caramel eggs inTesco supermarket

Dominic Raab banded ‘petty’ over status of EU ambassador

‘The EU is NOT a nation state’: No10 backs Dominic Raab’s refuses to grant full diplomatic status to bloc’s ambassador but says it is ‘working’ with Brussels to defuse the spat UK is refusing to grant diplomatic status to the new EU ambassador in London Foreign Office says Joao Vale de Almeida represents an organisation … Read more Dominic Raab banded ‘petty’ over status of EU ambassador

London Marathon organisers to allow 100,000 people to take part this year

Ambitious plans to allow 100,000 people to take part in this year’s London Marathon have been announced. A record 50,000 people will run in central London on October 3 with another 50,000 running 26.2 miles at a location of their choice for the virtual event. Hugh Brasher, the marathon’s event director, said he was confident … Read more London Marathon organisers to allow 100,000 people to take part this year

Study claiming lockdown 3.0 isn’t working ‘does NOT prove coronavirus is on the rise in England’

A shocking study that suggested England’s third lockdown isn’t working does not prove that infections are rising because it missed out a drop from the second wave’s likely peak in December, scientists say. Imperial College London’s REACT-1 mass-testing study, which estimated 1.58 per cent of England’s population had coronavirus in the first 10 days of … Read more Study claiming lockdown 3.0 isn’t working ‘does NOT prove coronavirus is on the rise in England’

Notting SPILL! Burst pipe turns West London streets into rivers

Notting SPILL! Burst pipe turns West London streets into rivers with water gushing into shops the basements of multi-million pound homes – while supply is cut for hundreds of families Pipe broke shortly before 8.30am, sending what was described as a ‘whooshing river’ down Notting Hill Gate Gallons of water then flowed down nearby residential … Read more Notting SPILL! Burst pipe turns West London streets into rivers

Gavin Williamson insists brutal curbs ARE ‘having an impact’ after study questioned lockdown

Education Secretary Gavin Williamson this morning insisted England’s national lockdown is ‘having an impact’ after a mass-testing survey found that infection numbers appeared to plateau and even rise at the start of January. The schools minister rebuked suggestions that restrictions are either too lax or not being followed strictly enough and said that they were … Read more Gavin Williamson insists brutal curbs ARE ‘having an impact’ after study questioned lockdown

Magnetic waves make Sun’s corona chemically different to the star’s other layers

The Sun’s corona — the outermost layer which can reach temperatures in excess of one million degrees Celsius — is chemically very different to the rest of the star despite being physically connected.  Astronomers have been unable to explain, and prove, this phenomenon for more than half a century, making it one of astronomy’s enduring … Read more Magnetic waves make Sun’s corona chemically different to the star’s other layers

London’s first stab victim of 2021 had made anti-knife video at college weeks before he was killed

The first teenager to be stabbed to death in London this year made an anti-knife crime video for his college weeks before he was killed as he tried to help a friend retrieve his stolen mobile phone. Anas Mezenner died early yesterday morning after he was knifed by a gang in Haringey, north London on Tuesday night. On … Read more London’s first stab victim of 2021 had made anti-knife video at college weeks before he was killed