'I'm still open to get to know all of the boys. I feel like I've been rogue in here, I've done what I wanted to do, I've gone with my gut. So I'm not going to stop now. If there is someone I really connect with and gel with.' … [Read more...] about Love Island SPOILER: Megan and Wes’ romance is ALREADY on the rocks… as both have their heads turned by the 12 new islanders
Introducing new chickens to flock
Will there be a return to the furlough scheme? The furlough scheme was set to end on Saturday and be replaced by a less generous package of support for employers and businesses. But that was before the announcement of a second lockdown. The PM said on Saturday that the old scheme – which pays 80% of salaries – would now be extended throughout November. No further details were given. … [Read more...] about What are the rules of the new national Covid lockdown in England?
Bella's first three months of treatment was funded by Sir Bob Elliott, who paved the way for cystic fibrosis treatment and founded the 'heel prick test' to identify the disease at birth. Pictured: Bella with Sir Bob Elliott … [Read more...] about Teen who was told she had just two years to live is fighting for the government to subsidise a $470k-a-year ‘miracle’ drug which changed her life just hours after she took the first dose
It takes one hour for a flock of vultures to strip a cow carcass to its bones. Like this, they fulfill a useful role in the ecosystem. In parts of India, Nepal, Cambodia, Spain and southern Africa, approved carcasses of cattle and pigs are dumped, creating so-called “vulture restaurants”. It assures a safe food source for the critically endangered birds but also brings revenues in local tourism. Abattoir legislation in most parts of Europe is stricter, but there are now moves to relax the laws and thereby give back some of the bird’s traditional food sources. … [Read more...] about Tim Flach’s endangered species – in pictures
'These are real people with real lives, struggling to put food on the table and worried about jobs and their lives. They cannot understand why they have done all they can to follow the rules so assiduously when they were open, they are now being singled out and targeted for unfair treatment. … [Read more...] about Now Michael Gove says scotch eggs ARE a ‘substantial meal’ and CAN be served with alcohol as Tier Two pubs roll out special Boris-themed £1.99 ‘main meal’ menus to lure post-lockdown drinkers with just ONE day to go until lockdown ends