Horses Evacuated As Fire Tears Through Car Park Next To Liverpool Arena

December 31, 2017

A horse show has been cancelled as firefighters tackle a blaze at a multi-storey car park at the Echo Arena on Liverpool’s waterfront.A total of 12 fire engines were at the building at King’s Dock in the city centre.No-one is believed to have been hurt and it is not yet known how many cars have ...

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New Year Honours: Theresa May Accused of Rewarding 'Services To The Establishment'

December 30, 2017

Theresa May has faced claims of rewarding “services to the establishment” and having “doled out political favours” in the New Year Honours.Key Tory powerbroker Graham Brady, regarded as the voice of the party’s backbenches at Westminster, has been awarded a knighthood.As chairman of the 1922 Committee, he is listened to closely by the leadership and ...

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Editor's Notes On Milo Yiannopoulos Book Don't Hold Back

December 28, 2017

‘Alt-right’ poster child Milo Yiannopoulos is suing publishing house Simon & Schuster for $10 million after breaching the contract to publish his book, Dangerous.In newly-released court documents in the US outlining why the firm cancelled the “unacceptable” tome, Simon & Schuster provides details of brutal comments attached to the original manuscript.They reveal how senior editor Mitchell Ivers was clearly ...

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Boxing Day Dip Pictures Show Brits At Their Hardy Best

December 26, 2017

Most of us spend the day after Christmas scoffing leftovers and watching terrible television but some Brits are rather more intrepid.As if dealing with hangovers and heartburn wasn’t effort enough on the 26th, around the country, people head to their local body of water for a Boxing Day dip.If the thought doesn’t already have you shivering, ...

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