BBC presenter Dianne Oxberry has died suddenly at the age of 51 after recently being diagnosed with cancer

Ex-BBC Radio 1 star Dianne Oxberry dies aged 51 from cancer

BBC presenter Dianne Oxberry has died suddenly at the age of 51 after recently being diagnosed with cancer causing colleagues to break down on air as her death was revealed today. The married mother-of-two, who found fame as a sidekick for Steve Wright and Simon Mayo on Radio 1, retrained as a meteorologist and joined BBC […]

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Donald Balls, pictured above, has died aged 98. He was was the last survivor of the

Last man to live in one of Britain’s ‘ghost villages’ dies aged 98

The last survivor of one of Britain’s ‘ghost villages’ left empty after the residents were evicted by the British Army during the Second World War has died at the age of 98. Donald Balls was serving as a signalman for the Royal Air Force in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) when his family and 1,000 residents were […]

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Pictured are some of the homeless able to lodge at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Hull over Christmas

Charity that raised more than £1,000 to pay for homeless hotel stay praises Hilton for stepping in

‘It restores faith in humanity’: Hilton gives 28 rough-sleepers rooms for Christmas Eve and Christmas night after hotel backs out at last minute The Raise The Roof Hull Homeless Project had raised over £1,000 for the rooms  Royal Hotel, in Hull, due to host the guests for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day  But group was left […]

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Seasonal stunner: Katy Perry wore Christmas colors as she performed at the One Love Malibu, which benefited victims of the recent Woolsey Fire

Katy Perry’s One Love Malibu concert raises nearly $1 million toward victims of Woolsey Fire

The fundraisers for the victims of the recent Woolsey Fire, One Love Malibu, made close to $1 million in proceeds via ticket sales, donations and proceeds from a live auction.  A rep for the charity event confirmed to TMZ that the totals were around seven figures, with the final tote expected later this week. The concert, […]

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No. 1 guy: Disney

Ralph Breaks The Internet beats competition to hang on to top spot at the box office with $26m.

Disney’s Ralph Breaks The Internet recharged with a $26 million haul to top the weekend box office for a second time. That pushes the animated sequel’s domestic haul to $119 million. Starring the voice of John C. Reilly as video game heavy Wreck It Ralph, the movie lifted its global haul to almost $207 million. […]

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Andrew Green, 52, spent thousands celebrating his £1.7million online blackjack win 

Bookmaker Betfred refuse to pay out £1.7m blackjack jackpot to Lincolnshire gambler

Betting company Betfred is being sued by a gambler after the firm refused to pay out his £1.7million jackpot. Andrew Green, 52, thought he had become a millionaire playing Frankie Dettori’s Magic Seven – a blackjack game on the bookmaker’s website – in January. The father-of-two spent £2,500 celebrating the win with family and friends, only […]

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A reason to smile: Jeff Goldblum

Jeff Goldblum hits No. 1 on Billboard’s Jazz charts with debut album The Capitol Studios Sessions

He’s been in cinematic classics, big budget blockbusters and a viral sensation on social media – now, Jeff Goldblum can add the title of top-selling jazz man to his resume. Jeff Goldblum’s first jazz album, The Capitol Studios Sessions, has grabbed the top title on two Billboard charts in the genre: Jazz Albums and Traditional […]

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Flamboyant businesswoman Paula White made millions from selling legal highs - and drugs after they were made illegal

Flamboyant businesswoman who made £12m selling former legal-high drugs is ordered to repay £1.7m

Flamboyant businesswoman Paula White made millions from selling legal highs – and drugs after they were made illegal A flamboyant businesswoman who lived a lavish lifestyle on the proceeds of the biggest ever racket in former legal high drugs has been ordered to pay back £1.7million. Paula White, 49, showered her lesbian partner in gifts […]

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Soldiers carry a body bag  in the Balaroa neighbourhood in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia

Queen makes a private donation to Indonesia disaster fund

The Queen has made a private donation the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) appeal to help survivors in Indonesia.   Search teams are finding more bodies as they work through the devastation left by the earthquake which has caused a death toll of 1,649. Indonesia’s disaster agency said at least 265 people are missing after the September 28 […]

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Supermarket chain Iceland is to start selling ready-made scrambled eggs for culinary challenged students who don

Iceland starts selling ready-made scrambled eggs for £1.50

You must be yolking! Iceland starts selling ready-made scrambled eggs for £1.50 because students don’t know how to make them Supermarket chain Iceland is to start selling ready-made scrambled eggs The £1.50 eggs come in microwaveable pouches that take 90 seconds to heat up The pouches cost 50p more than a box of 10 Class […]

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