Experts discover massive ice shelf melting in Antarctica – so large its changed the Earth’s gravity field

May 22, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Experts discover massive ice shelf melting in Antarctica – so large its changed the Earth’s gravity field

Global warming has altered the wind direction resulting in different current patterns in the sea – shifting warmer waters towards the ice. Up until 2009 the glaciers in the Southern Antarctic Peninsula showed no sign of change, but new research has revealed ice is melting at an alarming rate.

Payback time – A man has received a £1,500 pay-out from Sky bosses after BILLING them for the hours he spent trying to get out of a contract

May 21, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Payback time – A man has received a £1,500 pay-out from Sky bosses after BILLING them for the hours he spent trying to get out of a contract

Pete Swift, 30, faced several frustrated months with debt collectors after the company failed to cancel his TV and broadband account when he moved house. After nearly 18 months of being threatened by debt collection services, Pete decided to take legal action, first contacting the Citizens Advice Bureau and then the Ombudsman.

B-eat it! Woman who beat anorexia publishes cook book containing the recipes she used to put weight back on

May 21, 2015 | by
B-eat it! Woman who beat anorexia publishes cook book containing the recipes she used to put weight back on

Nicola Davis, 18, began starving herself two years ago, living on minus calories a day, causing her weight to plummet to just six stone. But in spite of her illness she would frequently create tasty treats for her family, including pies, cakes, smoothies and risottos – which she wouldn’t touch.

Pet owner forced to quit her career because she’s got Britain’s most energetic dog which needs walking – seven HOURS a day

May 21, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Pet owner forced to quit her career because she’s got Britain’s most energetic dog which needs walking – seven HOURS a day

Dedicated Sara Davis, 27, spends 49 hours a week taking Bobby, a spaniel cross, across the local parks and woods. Since she adopted him in 2008 she’s walked the black and white dog over 18,000 hours – the equivalent of two full YEARS.

Heart-stopping moment toddler gets hit by cyclist and dragged face-down along the pavement in horrifying scenes caught on CCTV

May 21, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Heart-stopping moment toddler gets hit by cyclist and dragged face-down along the pavement in horrifying scenes caught on CCTV

cyclist and dragged 12FT along the pavement outside her home. In graphic CCTV footage, Lucie Wilding, three, can be seen stepping out of her front gate before being knocked over and dragged face-down along the street.

General election results indicate strong future for UK housing market, experts believe

May 21, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
General election results indicate strong future for UK housing market, experts believe

David Cameron and his party secured another five years in Government after a securing 331 seats and a working majority in the House of Commons.

The Real Election Winner: Al Murray’s Pub Landlord

May 21, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
The Real Election Winner: Al Murray’s Pub Landlord

In fact, in many people’s eyes the real winner of the election was not even a proper politician.

New mum catches own BOWEL and INTESTINES after caesarian wound splits open

May 20, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
New mum catches own BOWEL and INTESTINES after caesarian wound splits open

Sam Bell, 28, gave birth to daughter Chloe Terman by planned caesarian and was released three days later after being given the all clear by doctors. She was then visited at her home by a midwife five days after giving birth who routinely removed the bead stitch.

Police investigate after murderer’s family takes out ad to trace the jurors who sent him down

May 20, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Police investigate after murderer’s family takes out ad to trace the jurors who sent him down

The brightly-coloured newspaper ad offers £1,000 for jury members to give their opinions on new evidence and to take part in a “documentary” relating to convicted killer Ian Workman. He was found guilty of murdering wife Sue, 55, at their remote farmhouse in Edgworth, Lancs., in 2011, and was jailed for a minimum of 17-and-a-half years.

IT’S A BOY! – Two girl friends from school who married after one became a man have welcomed their first BABY

May 20, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
IT’S A BOY! – Two girl friends from school who married after one became a man have welcomed their first BABY

Toni Harper, 22, and Sean Horton, 26, first met as teenagers when Sean was a pretty blonde girl called Sian. They became inseparable and Sean ‘came out’ to best friend Toni after years of torment about his gender and sexuality.

Final message – Teenager kills himself and leaves phone video suicide note

May 20, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Final message – Teenager kills himself and leaves phone video suicide note

Troubled Luke Dadds, 18 – who smoked cannabis daily – left his PIN number on a note with instructions on accessing his final tearful messages and left them under his duvet. They were found by his father Kevin who played just ten seconds of the heartbreaking footage before hearing sirens in the distance.

Inquest opens into death of tragic veteran poppy seller Olive Cooke

May 20, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Inquest opens into death of tragic veteran poppy seller Olive Cooke

Olive Cooke, 92, fell to her death after suffering depression caused by a number of factors including endless calls from charity ‘chuggers’ and relentless aid ‘appeal’ junk mail. It is claimed treasured Olive “lost faith in people” two months ago when £250 in cash she sent to a relative went missing in the post.

Mum makes heartbreaking appeal for three-year-old son’s lifesaving treatment after rare leukaemia left his skin mottled

May 20, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Mum makes heartbreaking appeal for three-year-old son’s lifesaving treatment after rare leukaemia left his skin mottled

J’ssiah Brown had been saved and beaten odds of million-to-one when his big brother donated bone marrow. But their mother Jeanene Walters, 28, was handed a devastating blow when they learnt the leukaemia is back.

Is your big business’ legal documentation up to date?

May 20, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Is your big business’ legal documentation up to date?

Compliance is important, and many large companies have whole sections of their business devoted to making sure that their actions and practices are legal.

Boy with rare phobia to choking is so terrified of food he will only eat soup and weetabix

May 19, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Boy with rare phobia to choking is so terrified of food he will only eat soup and weetabix

Ocean Russell, seven, started rejecting solids when he was four-years-old after his tonsils became swollen, giving him problems eating and sleeping. But his anxiety became so severe he is now only able to eat soft mushed up cereal, soup, liquidised baked beans and mashed potato – and only under the supervision of his mum.

SEEING RED : Nightmare neighbour subjected elderly couple to 14 years of hell because she didn’t like the colour of their £150,000 bungalow

May 19, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
SEEING RED : Nightmare neighbour subjected elderly couple to 14 years of hell because she didn’t like the colour of their £150,000 bungalow

A nightmare neighbour harassed an elderly couple for 14 years because she didn’t like the colour of their BUNGALOW, a court heard. Relentless Kirsty Robertson, 46, warned “I won’t stop until you’re dead” as she continually made the lives of Mavis and Alan Ward a misery. The couple were forced to turn their respectable £150,000 bungalow into a “virtual…

Texan ranch is the world’s most expensive property after being put up for sale for £460 MILLION

May 19, 2015 | by | 0 Comments
Texan ranch is the world’s most expensive property after being put up for sale for £460 MILLION

The W.T. Waggoner Estate Ranch is the largest single ranch in the USA – with a staggering 510,000 acres of land. It is larger than Greater London and spans six counties across Northern Texas.