Hospital team that’s slashing surgery backlog by treating its operating theatre like an F1 pitstop 

Dr Imran Ahmad was pedalling away on his spin bike one Saturday morning last year when he had a big idea — one that could help save the NHS. A consultant anaesthetist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital in London, he suddenly envisaged a team of surgeons and theatre staff who could tackle the backlog … Read more

Just Stop Oil protesters march in front of traffic

On Sunday night, police warned they were expecting a fresh wave of disruption from the climate activists, which will see them blocking major roundabouts, glueing themselves to the tarmac and marching slowly in front of traffic in central London. The daily disruption is expected to last until at least December 14. A spokesperson for Just … Read more

Looking after your grandkids can stop you getting lonely, scientists say

Looking after your grandkids can stop you getting lonely, scientists say… but caring for a spouse WON’T Scientists at King’s College London looked at the findings from 28 studies  Caring for children was linked to lower levels of loneliness in older people Voluntary work was also found to cut feelings of isolation in most cases … Read more

Mother stabbed convicted paedophile, 77, to death after he abused her three sons

Mother who stabbed convicted paedophile, 77, to death after he abused her three sons campaigns for new rules on sex offenders who change their names Sarah Sands stabbed paedophile Michael Pleasted, 77, eight times in 2014 The convicted paedophile had groomed and abused her three young children  Her sons have now waived their right to … Read more

Is this finally the end of the road for cancer?

Fewer words evoke more terror than being told you have cancer.  But leading experts now say the disease is slowly morphing into a controllable condition instead of the killer that has struck fear into the hearts of millions for decades.   Survival rates for some forms of cancer could double in the next decade, some oncologists … Read more

International Space Station will be ‘incredibly bright’ as it passes over the UK this evening

Look up tonight! International Space Station will be ‘incredibly bright’ as it passes over the UK this evening – how and when to see it from YOUR area The ‘incredibly bright’ International Space Station will pass over the UK tonight Over London, it will be visible for four minutes from 17:39 GMT at 10° above … Read more

King Charles III holds an audience with King Felipe VI of Spain at Clarence House

Beaming King Charles III holds an audience with King Felipe VI of Spain at Clarence House Charles welcomed King Felipe of Spain in the Morning Room at Clarence House  It comes ahead of Felipe’s Spanish Chamber of Commerce event this evening Felipe opted for a typically sophisticated dark navy blue suit and royal blue tie  … Read more

England WAGs Jordan Pickford’s wife Megan and Kyle Walker’s partner Annie land in Doha for World Cup

The WAGs of England’s World Cup squad arrived in Doha last night after travelling to Qatar to support the Three Lions in their first match today. Wives, girlfriends and family members of the footballers were seen piling into Manchester airport yesterday to catch a short flight to London before hopping on another plane for the seven-hour … Read more

England’s WAGS jet off to Qatar to join the Three Lions

The WAGs of England’s World Cup squad are on their way to Qatar to join the Three Lions today. Wives, girlfriends and family members of the footballers were seen piling into Manchester airport this morning to catch a short flight to London before hopping on another plane for the seven-hour journey to Qatar.  England goalkeeper … Read more

Rising sea levels could reduce Britain’s coastline by up to 72 FEET by 2100, study predicts 

Rising sea levels could push back the British coastline by up to 72 feet (22 metres) by 2100, a new study has found. Researchers from Imperial College London modelled the consequences different future climate change scenarios will have on the country’s cliffs. They found that, by the end of the century, the rocky coasts in … Read more