Jon Snow 'F**k The Tories' Glastonbury Row: MP Ben Bradshaw Backs News Anchor

A call for news anchor Jon Snow to be sacked after apparently chanting “fuck the Tories” at Glastonbury have been dismissed as “silly”. The Channel 4 host was pictured at the music festival posing for numerous selfies with fans, including Danny Millea, who tweeted: “Boss place that Glasto. Having a dance with Jon Snow and hearing him shout fuck the ...

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Arrests in UK over Microsoft scam calls

Four people have been arrested in the UK following an investigation into scams involving calls from fraudsters pretending to be IT support staff. It follows two years of work by City of London Police and Microsoft, who teamed up to tackle the problem. The perpetrators commonly pretend to be phoning on behalf of the US company. The inquiry indicated that ...

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Grenfell Tower fire: More high-rises fail fire safety tests

Cladding from 120 high-rise buildings in 37 local authority areas in England has now failed fire safety tests, the prime minister has said. Theresa May told the Commons it was a 100% failure rate, as all of the samples submitted so far since the Grenfell Tower fire had failed. She urged local authorities and housing associations to “get on with ...

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Tesco to cut 1,200 jobs as part of major cost-cutting drive

Tesco is to axe 1,200 jobs at its head office as part of a major cost-cutting drive. The supermarket giant informed affected staff on Wednesday morning about the cull, which amounts to 25 per cent of employees at offices in Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield. Tesco is in the midst of a turnaround plan under chief executive Dave Lewis and ...

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Britney Spears admits she’s ‘pissed off’ with everyone thinking she mimes on stage

Britney says she ‘doesn’t get credit’ for singing live while dancing on stage (Picture: Jean Baptiste Lacroix/WireImage) Britney Spears has shut down speculation that she doesn’t sing live. Artist of the day 28/06: Malory Ahead of her performance in Tel Aviv, Britney said in a phone interview with Channel 2 on Israeli TV that she puts her all into her ...

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Do you live in the UK’s most unhealthy city?

(Picture: Liberty Antonia Sadler for Metro.co.uk) Londoners might have made a name for themselves for being obsessed with all things wellness but we’re not the UK’s healthiest community. Not by a long shot. Transgender woman says hormone therapy has saved her from having 100 orgasms a day If you want to see what healthy living really looks like, you might ...

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Chelsea transfer target Kostas Manolas misses Zenit Saint Petersburg medical

Kostas Manolas has been linked with English clubs in the past (Picture: Getty) AS Roma defender and former Chelsea and Arsenal target Kostas Manolas has put his proposed transfer to Zenit Saint Petersburg into doubt by failing to attend a medical with the club today. The Greece international has been linked repeatedly with Premier League clubs down the years, with Chelsea ...

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Riders stuck for 45 minutes after Alton Towers’ Smiler ride breaks down

The ride was reportedly stuck for 45 minutes after a ‘technical fault’ (Picture: Twitter/eprokudin) Thrillseekers were left stranded in the air for almost an hour yesterday after The Smiler roller coaster at Alton Towers broke down. Riders were stuck on the notorious ride after a ‘technical fault’ saw two carts stop half way through. Tesco to cut 1,200 jobs as part of ...

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Conversations with Bibi & Alice: Why do new parents dump their childless friends?

Writers Alice Wright and Bibi Lynch like to discuss the ‘grass is greener’ stuff. And with their different lives – Alice has a husband, a child, a home and dogs; Bibi has freckles, ready-packed suitcases and a not unimpressive collection of dick pix – they have plenty to say to each other. Today, Bibi makes Alice defend those parents who no longer ...

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Agent of Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois reveals he has held meetings with Real Madrid

Courtois is said to want parity with Eden Hazard and potential new Chelsea signing Romelu Lukaku (Picture: Getty) The agent of Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has held meetings with Real Madrid as the Belgium international continues to stall over signing a new deal. The new Robert Pires? What Arsenal can expect from Thomas Lemar The 25-year-old has established himself as ...

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