Donald Trump’s Congress speech: The fact checked edition

President Donald Trump addresses a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017 (Picture: AP) President Donald Trump has delivered his first address during a joint session of Congress. Trump’s speech, intended as a rallying cry to Republicans as they try to push through divisive legislation on healthcare, taxes and immigration, appears to to contain ...

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John Terry admits to using Manchester City interest to bag new deal at Chelsea

John Terry was wanted by Manchester City in 2009 (Picture: Getty) Chelsea captain John Terry has admitted he used Manchester City’s interest in him as leverage to sign a new deal at Stamford Bridge. The former England skipper made his debut for the Blues in 1998 and he’s the most decorated player in the club’s history. Dembele, Insigne: 6 like-for-like ...

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Coronation Street spoilers: Aidan and Maria Connor’s affair exposed in summer showdown as Shayne Ward signs a new contract?

(Picture: ITV) Coronation Street look set to be lining up a big affair reveal this summer as Aidan Connor and Eva Price are to be part of an explosive storyline. Is Eva about to learn the truth about Aidan’s dalliances with Maria? Or could there be something else in store?  Maria will soon be released from prison after serving a ...

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So Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway were at loggerheads before they presented Best Picture gong

Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty had words before that epic Oscars moment (Picture AFP PHOTO / Mark RALSTONMARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway were reportedly at loggerheads before the epic Oscars blunder. Dwayne Johnson was ready to kick off and ‘take out rogue producer’ during Oscars blunder The pair were said to have been arguing in rehearsals ahead of the ...

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Rubble dumped on family grave

Council bosses have been forced to apologise to a man after several tonnes of earth and rubble were dumped on his parents’ grave. Stephen Booth said the plot at Brighouse Cemetery was one of six “plastered in clay and dirt” by council workers preparing a nearby burial. He said plants on the grave had been damaged and flowers on the ...

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Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy principal resigns

The principal of an academy school recently rated inadequate by Ofsted has resigned. A text to parents of pupils at Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy (IPACA) on Tuesday said Joss Hayes had stepped down “with immediate effect”. The school was placed in special measures by Ofsted in January, following an inspection in November. Dorset County Council, co-sponsor of the ...

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Sex education to be compulsory in all England's schools

Sex and relationships education is to be made compulsory in all schools in England, the government has announced. All children from the age of four will be taught about safe and healthy relationships, Education Secretary Justine Greening said. Children will also be taught – at an appropriate age – about sex. Until now, sex education has been compulsory only in ...

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Murder-suicide suspected in deaths

A couple whose bodies were found in a house in Suffolk are suspected to have died as a result of a murder-suicide. The pair, named locally as charity shop worker Sarah Pitkin and her husband Richard, a carpenter, were found dead in Stowmarket at 13:45 GMT on Sunday. Post-mortem tests found the woman died from “multiple stab wounds”. Her death ...

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Man held by Corrie Mckeague police

Police hunting missing airman Corrie Mckeague have arrested a man on suspicion of attempting to pervert the course of justice. The 23-year-old, from Dunfermline, went missing on 24 September last year in Bury St Edmunds. A 26-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday. The man is not the driver of the bin lorry which collected refuse from the area where Corrie ...

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'Judge Rinder' Guest Thrown Off Show After Kicking Off At Courtroom Star

A guest on ‘Judge Rinder’ has revealed he was thrown off the show after launching himself at the show’s star. Travis Simpkins, who gained notoriety after appearing on ‘Benefits Britain’ in 2015, was on the ITV daytime show for a second time when the incident occurred.  The teenager has claimed he kicked off when the Judge – real name Robert ...

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