MIDDLESBROUGH Boro boss Aitor Karanka is happy to let club stalwart Stewart Downing go out on loan in the January window.The 32-year-old club stalwart was a second-half substitute during Sunday’s FA Cup win over Sheffield Wednesday. Keep up to date with ALL the latest dealings from the Premier League and beyond, as well as news and gossip on our dedicated transfer blogIt was the former England international’s 19th appearance this season and has scored once against Bournemouth, but he has fallen out of favour in Karanka’s setup recently.He started 10 of Boro’s first 11 games but has been on bench for most of their matches since December, having re-joined his hometown club on a four-year deal in 2015.Since then he has played 68 times, scoring four goals – and made 234 appearances for Boro in his first spell at the club after coming through the youth system – but joined Aston Villa for £12million in 2009.He then moved on to Liverpool and West … [Read more...] about Middlesbrough transfer news: Boro boss Aitor Karanka happy to let club stalwart Stewart Downing go out on loan in January
LEE Mack's sitcom Not Going Out is set to become the longest running comedy on the BBC in recent years after being recommissioned for another two series.The show, which is co-written by the comic, first aired in 2006, with series eight set to start on the Beeb in January.But ahead of its release, it was confirmed that the Corporation had already ordered another two series, bringing it up to 10, and placing it in the company of some serious comedy classics from yesteryear.Once series eight has aired, it will be just two episodes short of Only Fools and Horses, which starred David Jason and Nicholas Lyndhurst as lovable wheelerdeelers Del Boy and Rodney Trotter and ran for 64 plus specials.And after series nine and 10 reach the small screen, Not Going Out will be a mere one episode behind Dad's Army, which ran for 80 between 1968 and 1977.Both sitcoms still have a cult following, and Lee's show is now in the same league, which is all the more surprising considering it was originally … [Read more...] about Lee Mack’s sitcom Not Going Out is recommissioned for another two series
MANCHESTER United striker James Wilson is expected to go out on loan again next season – because of Marcus Rashford’s incredible rise.The 20-year-old, who spent the last campaign on loan at Brighton, will hold talks with boss Jose Mourinho next week.He is expected to be told he will be free to leave United for the entire season – with a number of Premier League and Championship clubs interested in signing him.Mourinho will sit down with all his fringe players next week to discuss their futures.Wilson spent most of last season on loan with the Seagulls, where he bagged just five goals in 24 outings.Another likely to be sounded out are Blues’ West Midlands rivals Aston Villa.Relegated Villa have appointed Roberto Di Matteo as boss with new Chinese owner Dr Tony Xia looking to spend his way out of the Championship.And Steve Clarke, assistant to Di Matteo, may look to take advantage of his hotline to pal Jose Mourinho, who he worked as assistant boss at … [Read more...] about Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho to tell James Wilson he must go out on loan again after Marcus Rashford’s rise
HAVING enjoyed a flawless complexion as a teenager, Judith Donald was shocked to wake up one day covered in angry red spots.At the age of 23 she was struck by a severe case of acne.So severe was her outbreak it quickly engulfed her whole body, her face, chest and back left covered in deep cysts and red pustules.She refused to go outside, lost her self-confidence and had to deal with cruel jibes from people asking if she had chickenpox."Right up until the age of 23, I had perfect skin," she said."Then I woke up one morning and had these bumps on my head."I have no idea what triggered it."It can be linked to stress, and having the acne made me even more stressed so it got worse."For two years, Judith said she tried everything to clear her skin, changing her diet and trying "every cleanser under the sun".But, nothing worked."Before I knew it they (spots) were all over my face, back and neck," Judith recalled."They would turn into really deep and sore cysts."They were so painful, if you … [Read more...] about Woman’s 90-day skin transformation after being struck by severe acne that left her too scared to go out
THE most popular boy in the class has just asked me out. All the girls in theI’m 14 and I’ve had the same best friend since Year 7. We’re so close we’reRecently we were given a project to do in Dance and Drama. It involved writingI thought this boy would ask my friend to partner him because she’s reallyWe went off to get started and it started to come together. We had to performWe finished our play and we acted it out in front of the class. I was reallyThen the most shocking thing happened. He said that he’d liked me for ages andI told him about my friend liking him and I didn’t want to upset her. AfterBut the thing is, I’m liking this guy more and more by the minute. I’m notDEIDRE SAYS It’s great that you care for your friend but your feelings matter as well!You like this guy and there’s no reason why you shouldn’t go out with him.You’re changing a lot at 14, starting to learn about love and friendships … [Read more...] about Should I go out with popular guy and upset my friend?
A SEX-STARVED sicko claimed he raped a chicken because he could not find a woman to go out with him.Kevin Simiyi was reportedly caught in the vile act by the hen’s horrified owner, and the fowl died shortly afterwards “from exhaustion.”Simiyi, 18, told a shocked court he was too afraid to chat up women, and they did not fancy him, anyway, because he was poor.“I was caught defiling the hen by its owner,” he said.“I fear approaching women because of the high level of poverty and I feel women are very expensive.The hen’s owner Judith Nasimiyu told the hearing the bird died of exhaustion last Friday as vets collected evidence against Simiyi.The twisted teen pleaded guilty to bestiality in Bungoma, Kenya.Magistrate Stephen Mogute remanded him in custody for sentencing on Tuesday. We pay for your stories! Do you have a story for The Sun Online news team? Email us at [email protected] or call 0207 782 4368 … [Read more...] about Sex-starved sicko claims he raped a CHICKEN because he could not find a woman to go out with him
A PARANOID schizophrenic who pushed a computer expert in front of a Tube train has been sent to a secure psychiatric unit indefinitely.Devindra Ferguson, 29, shoved software developer Kamlesh Ramji, 40, onto the tracks on the southbound platform at Kentish Town underground station in north London.Mr Ramji, a business development manager at software firm Sage, was struck by an oncoming train in front of horrified commuters at 11:40am on December 2 last year.Mr Ramji has now revealed how he no longer leaves his home after the attack destroyed his life.He said in an impact statement read to the court: "It has had a severely devastating physical and emotional effect on me."I am finding it hard to come to terms with or understand why a complete stranger would push me on to the tracks."I have had traumatic, life changing injuries to my body."The incident had destroyed my independence and career I have been working on for 15 years."I do not go out anymore and stay at home where I feel … [Read more...] about ‘I do not go out anymore and stay home where I feel safe’: IT worker tells of devastating effect of being pushed under Tube by total stranger
THE Bank of England recently unveiled and launched its new state-of-the-art £10 polymer note.The old cotton paper notes will expire on March 1, 2018 and stop being accepted as legal tender - meaning you can no longer use them as a method of payment. Here's all the info on the changeover...The old £10 note is set to go out of circulation in on March 1, 2018.However, old notes can still be spent ahead of the cut-off date, or exchanged at the Bank once this point has passed.Until this date, the old £10 note will continue to be legal tender so can be spent freely.The old paper fivers went out of circulation on May 5.Once the deadline passes you won't be able to spend your notes in shops or restaurants.If you want to swap the old notes over for new tender you will have to make the trip into a bank, building society or Post Office.You will need to be an account holder with the bank for them to exchange the note.You can use your local Post Office to deposit the old tenners … [Read more...] about When does the old £10 note go out of circulation, why’s it expiring and what is the deadline to use it?
SOMETIMES there’s nowhere better to find fashion inspiration than on the small screen.And, luckily for fans of shows like Dynasty and Gossip Girl, these classic looks will never go out of fashion.Dress like the stars of The Get Down by investing in these key items…Compiled by Lara Grayson … [Read more...] about From preppy princess Blair Waldorf to glamour puss Alexis Colby, these classic TV show looks will never go out of fashion
For many, the fact that the board of DaimlerChrysler has raised its own pay by 130 percent since 2000 while announcing plans to cut personnel costs and possibly lay off workers is the height of hypocrisy. Coming at a time when Germany is experiencing low levels of economic growth and high unemployment, calls have been going out from many quarters demanding that something be done to bring down the compensation levels of top executives. Pay levels "are not only immoral but, ethically speaking, not at all justifiable," Edzard Reuter, 76, the former chief executive of Daimler-Benz, told German radio. "The participants must come to their senses. If they don't do so, the government must eventually take action." Similar calls have been echoed by top politicians from several parties. The head of the governing Social Democrats (SPD), Franz Müntefering, called top manager salaries in the millions of euros "beyond all morals." On the other side of the political spectrum, Karl-Josef … [Read more...] about Calls Go Out to Limit Executive Salaries