Roxanne Pallett quits Celebrity Big Brother after accusations against Ryan Thomas

Roxanne Pallett quits Celebrity Big Brother after accusations against Ryan Thomas

Roxanne Pallett has left the Celebrity Big Brother house (Picture: Channel 5) Roxanne Pallett has left the Celebrity Big Brother house less-than 24 hours after she avoided eviction. The 35-year-old actress and radio presenter left the house early this morning, a move which came just a day after she was seen breaking down in tears […]

UK MP Twitter abuse increased between 2015 and 2017 general elections

UK MP Twitter abuse increased between 2015 and 2017 general elections

Abuse of politicians online increased substantially in the snap 2017 general election compared to the 2015 general election, according to new research by the University of Sheffield. The study shows for the first time that both the proportion and volume of Twitter abuse increased between 2015 and 2017. In most cases, this was regardless of […]

Update: Cash-strapped Wonga goes into administration in the UK

Update: Cash-strapped Wonga goes into administration in the UK

Update: That’s it for Wonga’s UK business. The beleaguered payday loans company has just confirmed it’s gone into administration. Although it says its overseas businesses are continuing to trade — at least for now. A spokeswoman for the company emailed us the below statement: A decision has been taken to place Wonga Group Limited, WDFC UK Limited, Wonga Worldwide Limited […]

UK inventor Dyson outlines plans for electric car test track

UK inventor Dyson outlines plans for electric car test track

LONDON (Reuters) – James Dyson, billionaire British inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner, outlined plans on Thursday to build new testing facilities and invest another 116 million pounds ($150 million) to develop an electric car to be launched by 2020. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron (R) views vacuum design products with James Dyson […]

Elon Musk doubles down on 'pedo' claims against UK cave diver

Elon Musk doubles down on 'pedo' claims against UK cave diver

Elon Musk appears to have doubled down on his claim that a British explorer who was instrumental in freeing a group of Thai boys trapped in a cave is a “pedo”. The Tesla chairman was widely criticised last month for making the unfounded allegation against Vernon Unsworth, who was part of an international team that […]

UK weather forecast HEAT SHOCK: Britain to be hit by SOARING HEAT for 90 DAYS

UK weather forecast HEAT SHOCK: Britain to be hit by SOARING HEAT for 90 DAYS

The mercury will rocket this weekend with 30C (86F) temperatures threatening to bake parts of the country next week. Unrelenting hot weather will ramp up the thermostat through September and possibly beyond, experts say. Southern Britain will see the best of the sunshine and drier weather with Scotland and northern England generally staying cooler and […]

How has Brexit vote affected UK economy? August verdict

How has Brexit vote affected UK economy? August verdict

Pound reaches record low for 2018 Fears over a no-deal Brexit sent the pound to the lowest level against the dollar and the euro this year, as Theresa May continued to struggle to gain support for her plan for Britain leaving the EU. Speculation against the pound has intensified over the course of the past […]

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