Arsenal and Manchester City both seek resurgence, but it's Arsene Wenger who stands to lose the most

In a campaign where everything is piling up and Arsenal have suffered a torrid last two months, the considered economist in Arsene Wenger still goes back to the little moments that could have gone a different way, and led to a different season. He particularly points to their last game against Manchester City, and the match just before it away ...

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European experience will turn England youth into winners, says Manchester City's Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola has indicated that regular European football is more likely than the Premier League to help young talent make England successful. The Manchester City manager believes players such as Raheem Sterling and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will develop faster by playing in the later stages of the Champions League. He has also hinted that the Premier League should be more flexible ...

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Philip Hammond leads trade mission to India to woo businesses to post-Brexit UK

The Chancellor is to urge Indian businesses to use the expertise of the City of London in the latest attempt by ministers to build trade links outside the European Union. Philip Hammond’s trade mission to Delhi and Mumbai is part of an effort to build a partnership with India as it tries to forge a future as a global manufacturing ...

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NHS nurse sacked 'after telling cancer patient he had a better chance of survival if he prayed'

A nurse was sacked by the NHS after a cancer patient claimed she told him that he would have a better chance of survival if he prayed, an employment tribunal has heard. Sarah Kuteh, a 15 year veteran, was sacked for gross misconduct from Darent Valley Hospital in Kent in August of last year.  The mother-of-three has claimed she was unfairly ...

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More than half of schools forced to increase class sizes as a result of underfunding

Class sizes are surging in thousands of schools across the country as headteachers struggle to cope with the toughest school spending cuts in decades, new figures suggest. Preliminary data from a survey led by the Association of Teachers and Lecturers finds more than half of teachers have seen a significant rise in class sizes since this time last year, The Independent ...

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Helder Costa scores quality goal for Wolves amid Chelsea and Arsenal transfer interest

Helder Costa celebrates his fine individual goal against Cardiff City (Picture: Getty) Helder Costa has emerged as a target for several Premier League clubs in recent months and it is not difficult to see why. The 23-year-old has enjoyed an impressive debut season with Wolves, scoring 12 goals in 40 games in the Championship. Sloppy Chelsea hand Tottenham and Man ...

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Dermot O’Leary causes utter chaos in a supermarket in epic Saturday Night Takeaway prank

Peak Saturday Night Takeaway might just have been reached with Ant and Dec’s latest prank – which saw Dermot O’Leary causing all manner of chaos in a supermarket. The Voice coaches kick off the 2017 final with a stunning tribute to George Michael Saturday’s show saw the X Factor host take part in the pair’s ‘Get Out Of Me Ear’ ...

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Colombia declares state of emergency after ‘avalanche of water’ kills 154 people

A total of 154 people have been killed (Picture: AFP/ Ejercito De Colombia) Colombia have declared a state of emergency after an overflowing river caused an avalanche of water – killing at least 154 people and injuring 400 more. The incident, which was triggered by intense rainfall, has caused devastation in Mocoa. One child dead and 11 unconscious ‘after carbon monoxide leak ...

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Paul Merson would be ‘shocked’ if Chelsea star Eden Hazard did not complete Real Madrid transfer

Chelsea forward Eden Hazard could be targeted by Real Madrid (Picture: Getty) Paul Merson insists he would be ‘shocked’ if Eden Hazard did not join Real Madrid in the summer. The Chelsea playmaker has emerged as a top target for the La Liga giants after a sublime season at Stamford Bridge. Sloppy Chelsea hand Tottenham and Man City Premier League ...

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The places with the highest quality of life in the UK revealed

Orkney Islands scored the highest in the UK (Picture: Getty Images) The rural districts with the highest quality of life in the UK have been revealed. Dog poo vigilante slapped with behaviour ban So if you’re looking to swap the big smoke for plenty of fresh air then the Orkney Islands is the place to be, after it came out ...

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