Seals are being shot to protect ‘ethical’ salmon being sold in UK supermarkets

Sea lion pups like this one  (Picture: Getty Images) Seals are being killed in order to protect ‘ethical’ salmon that is being sold in some of the biggest supermarkets in the UK. Around 1,600 of the animals were shot by fish firms in Scotland in the last six years because they were a threat to their caged stock, according to ...

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Victoria And David Beckham Looked Loved-Up At Glastonbury As They Watch Ed Sheeran

Victoria Beckham put in a surprise appearance at this weekend’s Glastonbury Festival, where she was spotted cosying up to husband David Beckham. The couple, who celebrate their 18th wedding anniversary next month, looked closer than ever as they watched Ed Sheeran’s headline performance from the side of the Pyramid Stage on Sunday night. Samir Hussein via Getty Images David Beckham ...

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Southwest Airlines flight diverted after passenger 'tried to open emergency exit door'

Passengers flying on the world’s safest airline say that their warnings about a potentially disruptive passenger were ignored — leading to an emergency diversion of their flight from California to Texas when a woman tried to open an emergency exit door mid-flight.  Southwest Airlines flight 4519 had taken off on time from Los Angeles for a routine journey to Houston ...

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Tory-DUP talks: Unionists 'a toxic brand' who will make us look like 'the nasty party', warns Conservative lord

DUP leader Arlene Foster said she hopes to finalise a deal to prop up the minority Conservative Government as she arrived in London to resume talks with Theresa May. Details of any agreement between the two parties will be “totally transparent”, Mrs Foster insisted ahead of the latest round of negotiations in No 10 at 10.30am on Monday. The Prime Minister ...

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Paul Pogba would be 'happy' to see Antoine Griezmann sign for Manchester City ahead of United

Paul Pogba has revealed he would be happy to see France teammate Antoine Griezmann sign for Manchester City, despite turning down United this summer. Jose Mourinho was chasing the Atletico Madrid forward this summer in move worth around £84m before the La Liga side’s transfer ban was upheld and Griezmann decided to stay to help the club out. Before that, ...

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Rare new flats in a converted bank on London's wild eastern frontier

Epping Forest, a surprisingly wild and wonderful frontier on the eastern edge of London, has managed to protect its rural status despite increasing development pressure to build more homes to cope with the capital’s bulging population. Epping has a weekly market and the town’s 18th-century high street boasts some prized listed buildings. Spacious and quirky new apartments have been carved ...

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Activist's weekly list of changes to US government under Donald Trump administration goes viral

Shortly after Donald Trump was elected President, Amy Siskind took one of her occasional trips to Val-Kill, the Upstate New York home of former First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt. “I needed a Zen moment,” Siskind, who had campaigned for Hillary Clinton, told me. “And that is a place that inspires me.” Soon afterward, Siskind began keeping what she calls the Weekly ...

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Nicky Haslam-designed home with rising floor for when you need a stage

Nicky Haslam, interior designer to celebrities including Mick Jagger, Roman Abramovich, Bryan Ferry and Rod Stewart, created a glam Knightsbridge home that’s now on the market for £16.95 million with Rokstone. The five-bedroom house, opposite Hyde Park and with Harrods and Harvey Nichols on the doorstep, is pure Haslam luxury, with a spa floor including gym, Jacuzzi, steam room and ...

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Deal struck with DUP to keep Theresa May in power with working majority

Theresa May has finally secured a deal with the Northern Irish DUP to prop up her weakened government following weeks of painstaking negotiations. After talks at No 10 between Ms May and the DUP leader, Arlene Foster, the pair hailed the agreement between the two parties. Ms Foster said she was “delighted” an arrangement had been agreed. The Prime Minister said ...

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