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This Is What Your Wet Wipe Habit Is Doing To The Environment

A wake-up call if you use wet wipes to remove your make-up: new research shows that they count for around 93% of the material that causes sewer blockages.  This figure includes a high volume of baby wipes, which are not designed to be flushed.  The stats come from a report released today by Water UK, The Department for Environment, Food and Rural ...

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These Christmas Cracker Jokes Will Make You Laugh – Or Roll Your Eyes

Depending on your sense of humour, Christmas cracker jokes will either be a highlight or lowlight of Christmas dinner. For the comedy connoisseurs among us, however, it’s good to stock up on festive jokes so you can be the life of the party over the festive period. TV channel Gold has done some of the hard work for you, by ...

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Katie Price Escorted Off ‘Loose Women’ After Breaking Down In Tears During Chat About Mum's Terminal Illness

Katie Price was escorted off Tuesday’s ‘Loose Women’ after breaking down during a chat about her mum’s terminal illness. The former glamour model was a guest on the ITV daytime show to talk about Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF), which her mother Amy is suffering from, and which claimed the life of TV presenter Keith Chegwin on Monday. Rex Katie Price ...

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On One Of Their Busiest Days Of The Year, Think Of Britain's Postal Workers

Today is one of the busiest days of the year for our postal workers who collect, sort and deliver letters and parcels to millions of homes across the UK. Last Christmas, our postal workers delivered a staggering 138 million packages. This is a testament to their hard work in serving the public, not only throughout the year but at Christmas ...

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Woman 'very lucky' after Brighton dog saved in rough seas

Media playback is unsupported on your device A woman has been described as “very lucky” after being washed off her feet in rough seas trying to rescue her dog. She entered the sea close to the Palace Pier in Brighton to save her pet that went into the water on Sunday. Alessandro Intini, 41, who filmed the woman, said: “It ...

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'Suffocating poo' woman leaves Southmead Hospital

A woman with extreme constipation whose friends said was “suffocating in her own poo” has left hospital after a “breakthrough” in her treatment. Kelly Yeoman left Southmead Hospital in Bristol two months after complications developed from surgery for suspected endometriosis at another hospital. Her friends had raised almost £11,000 for her to be moved to a specialist unit but the ...

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Body found in search for missing student Ian Tang

A body has been found in the search for a student who went missing after a night out. Ian Tang, 20, from North Walsham in Norfolk, vanished while walking home from Club KA in the town in the early hours of Sunday. Up to 200 people gathered to search for him at 10:00 GMT and police said the body was ...

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Birstall house explosion: Woman dies in hospital

Media playback is unsupported on your device A woman has died in hospital following a gas explosion at a house in Leicestershire. Two men were also injured – one is in a stable condition in hospital and the other has been discharged. The blast occurred in Allington Drive, Birstall at about 07:30 GMT on Monday. One house was destroyed, another ...

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Italy declares state of emergency after major gas explosion in Austria

One person was killed and at least 18 injured in the Baumgarten explosion (Picture: AFP/Getty Images) Italy has declared a state of emergency after an explosion and fire ripped through Austria’s main gas pipeline, killing one person and injuring at least 18 others. The Baumgarten site in eastern Austria, near Slovakia, is a major regional transfer node, taking natural gas ...

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Donald Trump accidentally did a great job selling Doug Jones for Senate

The president supports Roy Moore, but Doug Jones got a helping hand in one of his tweets (Picture: Getty Images) Donald Trump is pro Roy Moore. He backs the US Senate candidate so hard, despite calls for him to step aside over allegations he sexually abused a 14-year-old while he was in his 30s. Italy declares state of emergency after ...

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