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Duke of Norfolk - who planned the Queen's funeral - admits to running a red light

Mail Online - 1 hour 4 min ago
Edward Fitzalan-Howard, the 18th Duke of Norfolk, was pulled over while driving through Battersea in his BMW because officers suspected he had driven through a red light.
Categories: UK News

Celia Marsh's family say mother-of-five 'religiously checked' what was safe to eat

Mail Online - 1 hour 6 min ago
The family of a woman with a severe dairy allergy who died after eating a Pret a Manger vegan wrap containing traces of milk say she was 'religious' about checking what was safe to eat
Categories: UK News

Meghan Markle to win 'one of the top awards' at 2022 GQ Men of the Year Awards for her charity work

Mail Online - 1 hour 6 min ago
The Duchess of Sussex, 41, is set to receive 'one of the top awards of the evening' at the event, which will be held at the Tate Modern on November 16, an unnamed source told The Sun.
Categories: UK News

Why is the pound falling? What does it mean for me?

Mail Online - 1 hour 7 min ago
The pound has dropped to its lowest level against the dollar since decimalisation was started in 1971, but what does that mean for families in real terms?
Categories: UK News

FTSE 100 share price falls as pound plunges to all-time low of 1.03 against dollar

Mail Online - 1 hour 7 min ago
The pound was 'absolutely hammered' in trading early this morning, dropping to just $1.0327 - even below the grim 1985 baseline of $1.0545.
Categories: UK News

Beer boss warns slumping pound could increase the cost of a pint

Mail Online - 1 hour 10 min ago
Today, the pound dropped to its lowest level against the dollar since decimalisation was started in 1971. It sunk to just $1.0327, below even the 1985 baseline of $1.0545.
Categories: UK News

Britain's youngest female killer who boasted about random stabbing in Essex young offenders unit bids for release

This Is Total Essex - 1 hour 10 min ago
Sharon Carr was 12-years-old when she stabbed a stranger to death
Categories: Essex News

BBC football commentators were told not to mention the 'wall' after Princess Diana's death

Mail Online - 1 hour 15 min ago
Lawrenson left the broadcasting company at the end of last season, following an association that spanned more than 30 years. He was a mainstay of their flagship Football Focus programme.
Categories: UK News

Yevgeny Prigozhin, aka 'Putin's chef', confirms he founded Wagner Group

Mail Online - 1 hour 20 min ago
Yevgeny Prigozhin, who has previously threatened to sue journalists who linked him to the notorious Russian paramilitary group, has now admitted to founding it during first Ukraine war in 2014.
Categories: UK News

Widow of millionaire lobster king loses court battle with daughter over control of £900k trust fund

Mail Online - 1 hour 23 min ago
Chris Ramus killed himself in 2020 at the age of 72, after struggling to cope with the breakdown of his marriage to wife of 48 years, Elizabeth Ramus, 77 but left her a £900k trust fund.
Categories: UK News

Police should be catching criminals 'not involving themselves on Twitter', chief constable warns 

Mail Online - 1 hour 28 min ago
Andy Marsh, who has been head of the College of Policing since September 2021, said police should be prioritising reversing exceptionally low rates of solving crimes.
Categories: UK News

Serious surfer? How to browse like a pro on Firefox

The Register - 1 hour 28 min ago
Mozilla may seem like it has forgotten, but this is the most customizable browser going

There are tons of choices in web browsers, and we're not going to try to persuade you that any particular one is the best. However, Chrome's ever-climbing market share suggests that a lot of people don't know how to get the best out of their browser, because there are still quite a few things you can't readily achieve in Chrome that are straightforward in Firefox and its relatives.…

Categories: Technology

George Osborne urges Team Truss to resolve 'schizophrenia' in their low-tax, big-spending agenda

Mail Online - 1 hour 29 min ago
The former Treasury chief warned the Prime Minister and Chancellor they would not be able to 'borrow your way to a low-tax economy'.
Categories: UK News

Beer IS good for you! Scientists claim two pints a day may slash your risk of dementia

Mail Online - 1 hour 32 min ago
Australian researchers, who studied the drinking habits and dementia rates among 25,0000 over-60s, found two pints a day slashed the risk of the memory-robbing condition by a third.
Categories: UK News

Sol Campbell knocks £4M off the price of his eight-bed Chelsea townhouse to £20M

Mail Online - 1 hour 33 min ago
The football ace, 48, has knocked £4M off of the price of his eight-bed Chelsea townhouse, which was formerly on sale for £24M.
Categories: UK News

Pictured: Mother, 39, mauled to death by a shark as her family paddled on the beach in South Africa 

Mail Online - 1 hour 33 min ago
Restaurant owner Kimon Bisogno, 39, was on a family holiday in Plettenberg Bay when she was attacked by the shark while paddling by the shore.
Categories: UK News

Couple suffer 70 HOURS of travel delays after both their TUI flights were cancelled

Mail Online - 1 hour 39 min ago
John and Ann Dawson's two-week holiday in Greece turned into a nightmare after they were met with cancellations, 70 hours of delays and lost luggage. The couple was delayed both ways.
Categories: UK News

Coroner slams government after A&E doctor denied face mask died of Covid

Mail Online - 1 hour 42 min ago
A&E worker and father-of-three Peter Hart, 52, fell ill at the start of the pandemic in April 2020 while thousands of staff were denied vital PPE.
Categories: UK News

As Molly-Mae Hauge announces her pregnancy, FEMAIL reveals the Love Island couples still together

Mail Online - 1 hour 45 min ago
As Molly-Mae Hague and Tommy Fury announce that they are expecting their first child FEMAIL reveals the successful couples that have come out of the Love Island villa.
Categories: UK News

Belgium Shuts Down Nuclear Reactor For First Time

Slashdot - 1 hour 46 min ago
In compliance with the country's nuclear phase-out law, Belgium's Doel 3 reactor was shut down on Friday after being in operation for 40 years. From a report: Despite the energy crisis in Europe, the nuclear reactor in the town of Doel, north of the port city of Antwerp, will close on Friday. This is the first time a nuclear reactor will be permanently shut down in Belgium. The Doel 3 reactor, one of four reactors of the Doel Nuclear Power Plant, will disconnect from the grid at 21.15 local time due to the nuclear phase-out law enforced by past governments. The 1,006 megawatt-hours capacitated reactor was built in 1978, was grid connected in 1982, and operated for 40 years. Belgium hosts a total of seven reactors, four of which are at the Doel Nuclear Power Plant close to the Dutch border, while three are located at the Tihange Nuclear Power Plant, close to the Germany and Luxembourg border. The electricity produced by these reactors meets about half of the country's needs. After the Russia-Ukraine war, Belgium decided to extend the operation period of the Doel 4 and Tihange 3 reactors by 10 years to avoid energy supply shortages. The reactors were previously planned to close in 2025. Decisions taken by previous governments prescribed that the Doel 3 and the Tihange 2 reactors would shut down in September and February next year, respectively. With the looming energy crisis, however, the current government started to work on extending the operation period of these reactors. Negotiations between the operators and the government concluded that it was not technically and legally possible to postpone the Doel 3 shutdown process at this stage.

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