RMT’s Mick Lynch and Nick Ferrari clash on Network Rail offer SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info More than 1,600 London bus drivers are due to walk out next week after members of the union, Unite, said London United “failed to make a reasonable pay offer”. The strikes will take place across two days, and one will coincide with the day TfL Tube workers walk out over similar disputes. Related articles Amazon employees strike after 'insulting' 35p-an-hour pay rise Train strike dates 2022: When are the next strikes in August? Unite said the London bus strike action comes after the company only offered a pay increase of 3.6 percent in 2022 and 4.2 percent next year, which has been described as a “real … [Read more...] about London bus strikes 2022: Dates and full list of services affected
Virgin River: Netflix releases trailer for fourth season SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Actor Martin Henderson has found a new legion of fans after he landed the role of Jack Sheridan in Virgin River . Audiences avidly follow every twist and turn in his romance with Mel Monroe (played by Alexandra Breckenridge). Fans are also eager for more intel about the star away from his day job. Related articles Virgin River's Lauren Hammersley forced to pull out of season 5 Sarah Dugdale boyfriend: Who is the Virgin River Lizzie star dating? What is Martin Henderson’s nationality? Martin was born on October 8, 1974, in Auckland, New Zealand and started acting from the tender age of 13. He decided … [Read more...] about Martin Henderson nationality: Where was the Virgin River star born?
Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he was the victim of a racist assault outside a corner shop in Newcastle as a child. The seven-time Formula 1 champion is the only full-time black driver to have ever raced in the series has faced bigoted abuse throughout his career in the top tier of motorsport, including when he was referred to with vile language by triple title winner Nelson Piquet earlier this year . Former McLaren team principal Ron Dennis met Hamilton and his father Anthony at the Autosport Awards when the future champion was aged just eight and competing in junior karting events, where he says ‘There was a lot of the N-word going around’ from rival children and their families, before team and driver eventually united for Hamilton’s debut season in F1 in 2007 and his maiden title the following year. Now for the first time Hamilton has detailed an horrendous physical attack he suffered while visiting his mother and stepfather in Newcastle-upon-Tyne at the age of … [Read more...] about Lewis Hamilton reveals shocking racist assault he suffered as a child in Newcastle
Published 4 hours ago Share close Share page Copy link About sharing A man who died while indulging his passion for paragliding suffered multiple injuries, an inquest has heard. Martin Dyer, 55, from Vale of Clwyd, was killed while flying near Talloires-Montmin in eastern France on 14 July. The senior coroner for north Wales east and central, John Gittins, said no post-mortem examination was held in France. Mr Gittins added it was unnecessary to have one in this country. He said he had received few details from the French authorities via the undertakers when Mr Dyer's body was repatriated. Adjourning the inquest to a date to be fixed, Mr Gittings said he needed further information about the circumstances from the French authorities. 'Absolute legend' The father of four, a carpenter of Rhewl, near Ruthin, Denbighshire, was a well-known local figure, having worked as … [Read more...] about Martin Dyer: Paraglider died from multiple injuries
Published 19 July Share close Share page Copy link About sharing A former footballer has been killed in a paragliding accident in France. Former Ipswich Town player Martin Dyer, 55, from Ruthin, Denbighshire, died near Annecy, in the Alps. The family of Mr Dyer, who became a nightclub doorman, were left heartbroken by his death last Thursday. They said of the father-of-four, who was manager of Ruthin Town reserves: "He was full of life and laughter and would drop everything in an instant if any of us needed him." They added: "He encouraged us in everything we did, and made us believe we could achieve anything we put our minds to. "The hole he leaves behind in our lives will be felt by so many, as he was loved by so many. "He was a very funny man and was always spreading joy to others. Although our hearts are heavy the memories we have shared will live on forever." … [Read more...] about Martin Dyer: Ex-Ipswich player killed paragliding in France
The Sandman: Trailer for new Netflix series SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info The Sandman is on Netflix now and the Neil Gaiman TV series has won the hearts of many fans of the original comics. Tom Sturridge plays the title character and he comes across a number of heroes and villains throughout the show. Express.co.uk has all you need to know about who else is in the cast. Related articles Countryfile slammed by viewers over format shake-up 'Woke nonsense' Royal expert on Fergie's latest Mayfair purchase Who is in The Sandman cast? The Corinthian - Boyd Holbrook Boyd Holbrook plays the main antagonist, a nightmare who escapes The Dreaming and goes on a killing spree. Boyd is a … [Read more...] about The Sandman full cast list: Who is in the Netflix series?
The United States needs to send Ukraine a more powerful High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) to help its defense efforts against Russia, said retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman on Monday. Russian President Vladimir Putin launched his invasion of Ukraine in late February, with his goals being to "liberate" the country's separatist Donbas region and rid the Ukrainian government of Nazis, a claim that is highly scrutinized due to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky being Jewish. The invasion was quickly met with substantial international backlash, with Western leaders raising concerns about a lack of justification for it and alleged war crimes committed by Russian troops. Many leaders, in the months since the invasion, have provided Ukraine with humanitarian and military aid . Starting in June, the U.S. started to send HIMARS to the Eastern European nation. The rocket system is built by Lockheed Martin and is long-range, mobile, and fires … [Read more...] about U.S. needs to provide more powerful HIMARS missiles to Ukraine: Expert
Royal Family's favourite games include Risk, Monopoly and Wii Sports (Image: GETTY) SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info With more engagements than Elizabeth Taylor, it's hard to imagine the Royal Family having enough spare time to sit around playing board games together. Based on a new report, however, it appears members of the Royal Family like nothing more than competing against each other in games ranging from Monopoly to Risk, Charades to Wii Sports! Things are said to get so heated that the Queen even had to ban one popular board game from being played in her presence. Related articles You've been playing Monopoly wrong: Ten most common made-up rules Jubilee puzzle: Like Where's Wally with dogs - can you spot the Corgi? … [Read more...] about The board game that’s banned by the Queen, plus the Royal Family’s favourite video games
Kate Middleton goes sailing with the Great Britain SailGP Team SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info The Duchess inspired a British sailing victory over New Zealand in front of a crowd of thousands last Sunday, July 31. Kate donned a wetsuit as she joined the British racing team on their F50 catamaran in a friendly Commonwealth Race alongside Olympian Sir Ben Ainslie. Related articles Meghan Markle biographer makes exciting announcement on book Royal Family LIVE: Prince Harry wants to be ‘trusted’ like Diana A video of her participating in the race was shared on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s Instagram account, attracting thousands of likes and enthusiastic comments from royal fans within a few … [Read more...] about Kate beams as she competes with GB sailing crew in ‘friendly’ competition – VIDEO
Sneak peak of Peaky Blinders at the end of Commonwealth games (Image: IMDB) SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info The starry production will feature a performance from the upcoming theatre show Peaky Blinders: The Redemption of Thomas Shelby. Related articles Next James Bond Tom Hardy faces Dunkirk co-star in unexpected boost Truss all smiles at Commonwealth Games with family The smash-hit crime series is one of the most popular TV programmes ever to be set in Birmingham, and fans will get a taster for the stage version at tonight’s ceremony. Written and adapted for the theatre by the TV show’s creator Steven Knight, the production will receive its world premiere at Birmingham Hippodrome on September 27. The series … [Read more...] about Sneak peak of Peaky Blinders show at the closing Commonwealth Games ceremony