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A third of parents give in to children’s junk food demands because they want ‘an easy life’

September 12, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

An exhausted 35 per cent of mums and dads would rather let their kids tuck into a sugary treat than risk a full-blown argument.

Varicose veins can serve as a health warning

Varicose veins can serve as a health warning

September 11, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Varicose veins can serve as a health warning Most people who have a varicose vein think of it first and foremost as a cosmetic issue – they’re unsightly, often bulging prominently, and can be very visible with a blue coloration to them. The usual reaction is to want to have them removed because they don’t…

What germs are lurking in your office?

What germs are lurking in your office?

September 10, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

According to a study by the University of Arizona, that’s how many germs the average office worker comes into contact with every day.

Parents admit they are too EMBARRASSED to discuss sex, puberty and relationship with their kids

Parents admit they are too EMBARRASSED to discuss sex, puberty and relationship with their kids

September 10, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Researchers found millions of parents struggle to broach topics such as puberty and the challenges of growing up.

Ginger schoolchildren taking confidence-boosting workshops for their red hair

Ginger schoolchildren taking confidence-boosting workshops for their red hair

September 10, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

The new Ingingerness scheme encourages redheads to reclaim the term “ginger” and help them beat the bullies.

Multi-millionaire American footballer tipped just 20 CENTS in a restaurant

Multi-millionaire American footballer tipped just 20 CENTS in a restaurant

September 10, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

LeSean McCoy earns around $9 million-a-year as one of the Philadelphia Eagles’ star players.

The moment boy, 13, clutching a bag of LEGO is arrested over double school stabbing

The moment boy, 13, clutching a bag of LEGO is arrested over double school stabbing

September 10, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

The youngster was arrested following an attack at The Chase Technology College in Malvern, Worcs., on Monday morning.

Reality TV star hanged himself because he was depressed… about being SHORT

Reality TV star hanged himself because he was depressed… about being SHORT

September 10, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Jonathan McNally, 27, had appeared in a Myleene Klass pop video and was taking part in a TOWIE style show.

Hoarder killed after getting trapped under his own junk as fire broke out

September 10, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Robert Crane, 61, a talented musician, was heard screaming from his seventh floor flat as the ferocious blaze took hold.

All white! Rescue workers take in rare Albino hedgehog plucked from a storm drain

All white! Rescue workers take in rare Albino hedgehog plucked from a storm drain

September 10, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

The prickly animal nicknamed Tughall after the village where he was found was brought to the centre by a member of the public.

Evil girlfriend, 44, battered her musician lover to death with a GUITAR STAND

Evil girlfriend, 44, battered her musician lover to death with a GUITAR STAND

September 10, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Samantha Adeokun, 41, killed partner Peter Davegun, 42, in a brutal attack on December 23 last year. Callous Adeokun then smoked cannabis and chatted to her daughter on the phone while Mr Davegun lay dead on the floor. When she called an ambulance 40 minutes later she told the operator Mr Davegun had accidentally struck his head.

Inside Elvis’s secret love nest: The Palm Springs hideout where star entertained women

Inside Elvis’s secret love nest: The Palm Springs hideout where star entertained women

September 9, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

These never-before-seen photographs were taken nearly 50 years ago by a Hollywood insider who got to know The King. The superstar used the Palm Springs hideout to wine and dine female friends and kept it hidden from fans and journalists.

Female music teacher, 35, suspended over bizarre ‘comedy videos’ on her Facebook page

Female music teacher, 35, suspended over bizarre ‘comedy videos’ on her Facebook page

September 9, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Stephanie Aird, 35, is being investigated after the “inappropriate” films were shared online by pupils.

Council refuses boy, 11, a free two-mile bus pass… because is home is 1.999 miles away

September 9, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Jon Lawson, 11, started secondary school this week and his parents assumed he would get a free pass.

Recruitment worker jailed aster stealing millions to spend on a divorce and new Thai bride

Recruitment worker jailed aster stealing millions to spend on a divorce and new Thai bride

September 9, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Payroll administrator Dennis Harold stole nearly £3million from his employers Devonshire Appointments Ltd.

Royal Commando who survived Afghanistan loses leg in the UK… while helping at a road crash

Royal Commando who survived Afghanistan loses leg in the UK… while helping at a road crash

September 9, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Colour Sergeant Lee Spencer, 45, lost the limb just hours after he was forced to change his own car tyre and tweeted, ‘can this day get any worse?’. Lee had returned home safely from the Middle East but just months later came across a BMW which had crashed in the central reservation of the M3. He tended to the victims and tried to warn approaching cars with a torch but an Audi failed to stop – and ploughed into the wreckage.

Cerebral palsy sufferer beats disability to become… a ZUMBA instructor

September 8, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Sam James, 34, stopped breathing when she was nine weeks old, starving her brain of oxygen.