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Princess Eugenie wedding: royal marries at star-studded ceremony

October 20, 2018

Kate Moss and Robbie Williams among guests in Windsor for second royal wedding of 2018 Roads were closed, balloted tickets offered to members of the public and the streets of Windsor scattered with royal devotees, but this was, insisted the father of the bride before the service, not a public wedding. This is meant to […]

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‘I spend 100 a month on food for my dog; he eats better than I do’

October 13, 2018

Fashion specialist Lucy Bishop explains why quality of life is more important than saving After 13 years of living in London and having to move every year from one mouse-infested flat to another, I hit a point last summer where I couldnt take it any more. I was so fed up of living in rundown […]

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No-deal Brexit could hit UK-EU flights, says Whitehall

October 10, 2018

Papers also show pets would need rabies tests and motorists an insurance green card Flights could cease between the UK and the rest of the EU if Britain crashes out of the bloc without a deal, the government has said. In its latest set of no deal notices, the government said flights could be disrupted […]

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WHO voices alarm as academics denied visas to visit UK conference

October 10, 2018

Fears over immigration policys impact as at least 10 delegates experience problems The World Health Organization (WHO) has expressed alarm about the impact of the UK governments immigration policy on international academic cooperation after several foreign scholars were denied visas to attend a conference. The organisers of the Global Symposium on Health Systems Research in […]

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Michael Kors buys Versace in $2.1bn deal

October 7, 2018

Donatella Versace to stay on at Italian label and US fashion group to rebrand as Capri Versace has been sold to the US clothing and handbags group Michael Kors for $2.1bn (1.64bn) in the latest example of a family-owned European brand taken under the control of a global fashion conglomerate. Michael Kors, which last year […]

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Liz Hurley wins payout after Amazon driver ran over her dog

September 29, 2018

Actors sister reveals incident as contractor pays 2,000 vet bills for labrador Liz Hurley has received compensation from an Amazon contractor after her dog was run over by a delivery driver, her sister has said. The actors two-year-old labrador, Hector, was said to have sustained a collapsed lung and broken leg in the incident at […]

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May I have a word about super recognisers and other sleuths | Jonathan Bouquet

September 20, 2018

A new breed of real-life detective sounds like something from the pages of a cracking crime novel Perhaps its because I have just finished reading a report last week that two Scotland Yard officers are being employed to try to identify those responsible for the Association of Super Recognisers, so if you think youre one […]

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Wellness: just expensive hype, or worth the cost?

September 16, 2018

From superfoods to yoga, this 500bn-plus global industry often comes at a high price Exhausted from working 15-hour days running her own marketing agency in London, Jo Millers evenings would consist of a cocktail of takeaways, Ubers and impulse purchases. Id end up spending 100 at Waitrose, grabbing a takeaway or going out for dinner […]

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If you want to save the world, veganism isnt the answer | Isabella Tree

August 29, 2018

Intensively farmed meat and dairy are a blight, but so are fields of soya and maize. There is another way, says the farmer Isabella Tree Veganism has rocketed in the UK over the past couple of years from an estimated half a million people in 2016 Cowspiracy and 2015 report from the UN Food and […]

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Two tarantulas may be on loose after babies found in Derbyshire car park

July 18, 2018

Baby spiders were abandoned in pots and RSPCA says witness saw parents scuttling away Two tarantulas may be on the loose in a village after three of their babies were found abandoned in a car park. The RSPCA said it had rescued the baby Brazilian bird-eating spiders after they were found discarded in pots in […]

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