Six-foot bronze crucifix worth £20,000 is stolen from church garden of remembrance in Newcastle

Six-foot bronze crucifix worth £20,000 is stolen from church garden of remembrance in Newcastle as police launch hunt for thieves Brazen thieves took a £20,000 sculpture from a church garden in Newcastle The crucifix was erected in the church’s remembrance garden in 1965 Neighbourhood Inspector Harninder Bola said congregation was ‘devastated’  By Emer Scully For … Read more

Holiday firm offers keen shoppers coach trips to the world’s biggest Primark in Birmingham for £20 

A holiday firm has offered keen shoppers £20 coach trips to visit the world’s biggest Primark in Birmingham. Yorkshire Rose Holidays is taking keen spenders from  Barnsley, Dewsbury, Wakefield, Pontefract, Castleford, Huddersfield and Brighouse to the sprawling low-cost shop on June 26. Birmingham’s Primark – which opened in April 2019 – is the largest fashion store … Read more

Cinemas, theatres and restaurants could avoid inclusion in Covid passport scheme

Cinemas, theatres and restaurants could avoid inclusion in Covid passport scheme as ministers plot scaled back programme and question its health benefits Pubs are already excused having to check the vaccine status of punters  More firms set to avoid measures critics say will constrict business Review expected to report  on the programme scope by the … Read more

Holiday firm offers keen shoppers coach trips to the world’s biggest Primark in Birmingham for £20 

A holiday firm has offered keen shoppers £20 coach trips to visit the world’s biggest Primark in Birmingham. Yorkshire Rose Holidays is taking keen spenders from  Barnsley, Dewsbury, Wakefield, Pontefract, Castleford, Huddersfield and Brighouse to the sprawling low-cost shop on June 26. Birmingham’s Primark – which opened in April 2019 – is the largest fashion store … Read more

Diabetic carer, 61, died after drinking two Coca-Colas

A carer who died suddenly may have passed away as a result of drinking too much – coca-cola, an inquest heard. Stephen Payne died at home in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, on August 11 last year, at the age of 61. Mr Payne had been out shopping with his partner, Tina Carpenter, whom he cared for, and … Read more

Chicago cat makes death-defying leap from fifth floor of burning building before calmly walking away

That cat really must have nine lives! Feline makes death-defying leap from fifth floor of burning Chicago building before calmly walking away Cat survived leap from the fifth floor of a burning building unscathed  Video was posted on social media by Chicago Fire Department on Thursday The fire-fleeing feline missed a wall as it came … Read more