He fired his own sister at one point and has not spoken to her since. Despite this, he doesn't apologise for it and says it was purely a cold business decision that had to be made. … [Read more...] about Self-made millionaire founder of Jim’s Mowing says he will ignore Daniel Andrews and keep mowing lawns in Melbourne – and vows to pay any COVID-19 fines handed to his workers
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Back on the Street and finally feeling able to move on from his trauma, David said: "I don't think Josh will ever admit for definite what he did to me, but just seeing his fear was enough for me. I've got him out of my head now. … [Read more...] about What happened in the David Platt rape case in Coronation Street, who is rapist Josh Tucker and did he get revenge?
For Polly was not any old porker. Far from it. As well as producing that epic number of piglets, Polly would come running with a spring in her trotters whenever her name was called, and would pursue anyone holding a pint of beer around the pub garden like a snuffling, snorting magnet. … [Read more...] about Raise a glass to Polly the ‘oinkcredible’ pint-swilling porker! She mothered 200 piglets but found fame for downing ale ‘like a thirsty navvy’. And now her historic grave has been saved from developers, writes JANE FRYER
The Cherry Wood Project became Campwell, and the handcrafted yurts, steep-roofed huts and a cob roundhouse (where we stayed) are now guest accommodation. But the ethos of low-impact living remains. The site is off-grid and guests are encouraged to lock their phones away for the duration of their stay. As well as the outdoor kitchen, each yurt and hut has its own firepit for barbecuing, and there’s a shared shower block, where one loo and shower look out into the woods. From the autumn there will be re-wilding retreats with workshops on breathing, stress management and foraging. … [Read more...] about Woodsmoke and wonder: finding calm on an off-grid glamping trip
One officer was attacked with a bottle, another had his nose broken and a group of different officers were shot at by drive-by assailants while trying to arrest other looters. On Monday morning, police were still arresting people at a Best Buy which was among the stores that had been ransacked. Some of the city's bridges were raised and tunnels were closed while police tried to regain control of the situation. … [Read more...] about Powerful derecho storm wreaks havoc across the Midwest leaving 1.1M without power as 100mph winds blast beleaguered Chicago following looting across the city