World War 2 bomb 'found yards away from West Ham's London Stadium' ahead of Arsenal clash

World War 2 bomb ‘found yards away from West Ham’s London Stadium’ ahead of Arsenal clash

A bomb that dates back to World War Two has reportedly been found just yards away from West Ham’s London Stadium. Ongoing work on an apartment development nearby had to be halted after the bomb was discovered on Friday morning. Police officers set up a 150 metre cordon around the site after they were called […]

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One of the last surviving Dunkirk heroes celebrates 100th birthday

One of the last surviving Dunkirk heroes celebrates 100th birthday

One of the last surviving Dunkirk evacuation veterans has celebrated his 100th birthday. Gordon Sugg escaped occupied France after being carried by pals through the surf to the HMS Winchelsea after he was injured by a Nazi bomb. The private had landed as a 20-year-old months earlier with 9th Battalion The Sherwood Foresters. After suffering […]

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Five ministers could quit over no-deal Brexit as Boris Johnson faces Tory split

Five ministers could quit over no-deal Brexit as Boris Johnson faces Tory split

Five cabinet ministers are said to be on ‘resignation watch’ as Boris Johnson risks a historic split in the Conservative Party by committing to no-deal Brexit . The Prime Minister is reportedly ready to fight a General Election on a no-deal ticket if he can’t get a deal by October 31. Dozens of Tory MPs […]

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Instagram star caught in Nazi storm as she poses next to relative's grave

Instagram star caught in Nazi storm as she poses next to relative’s grave

A social media influencer has drawn criticism for her latest set of Instagram posts. Bethany Baird, who runs the religious lifestyle website Girl Defined alongside her sister, has been posting a series of images from a trip to Austria. Alongside one of the posts, Bethany wrote about the “sobering” time she spent at World War […]

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Why is it called Black Friday and what is the meaning of it?

Why is it called Black Friday and what is the meaning of it?

Over the years Black Friday has snowballed into one of the nation’s biggest sales bonanzas on the calendar. If last year is anything to go by, crazed shoppers will stick to browsing online from home during the early hours to snap up coveted bargains. A stark contrast to the early years when shoppers expected long […]

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Adolf Hitler's wife Eva Braun's underwear bought for £6,000 by Brit collector

Adolf Hitler’s wife Eva Braun’s underwear bought for £6,000 by Brit collector

Underwear once belonging to Adolf Hitler’s mistress Eva Braun have sold at auction for £6,000. The silk knickers and nightgown were snapped up by a UK-based phone bidder after being auctioned in Northamptonshire on Friday. Experts predicted the underwear to sell for just £800 each, but unexpected interest saw one Brit buyer pay over the […]

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Adolf Hitler's wife's knickers and nightie sold for £6,000 to Brit buyer

Adolf Hitler’s wife’s knickers and nightie sold for £6,000 to Brit buyer

A pair of knickers and a nightdress belonging to Adolf Hitler’s wife Eva Braun have sold for more than £6,000 to a private collector. The items had been expected to go under the hammer for £800 each but got bidders hot under the collar at auction. They were snapped up by the same British buyer […]

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'Auschwitz goalie' who survived camp to become Poppy selling legend dies at 102

‘Auschwitz goalie’ who survived camp to become Poppy selling legend dies at 102

A war veteran known as the Auschwitz goalkeeper, who survived the death camp and lived to be our oldest poppy seller, has died at 102. As a skilled metal worker in a Cardiff factory, Ron Jones had immunity from conscription when the Second World War broke out. But a typist put his papers in the […]

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WW2 veteran who flicked V-sign at Germans after being taken prisoner dead at 97

WW2 veteran who flicked V-sign at Germans after being taken prisoner dead at 97

A WWII veteran who became famous for flicking the V-sign at Nazi soldiers has died aged 97. Jack Reynolds was captured at Battle of Arnhem 75 years ago and his courageous act of defiance became one of the most iconic images of the war. The officer and his men were overrun by the Germans several […]

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Worst schools staffing crisis in decades as new teachers quit in record numbers

Worst schools staffing crisis in decades as new teachers quit in record numbers

Schools face the worst staffing crisis in decades as new teachers quit at the fastest rate on record, the Sunday Mirror can reveal. Almost one in three leave the job within five years of qualifying. And the number trained to replace them has fallen to a six-year low. Rocketing workloads, unruly pupils and poor pay […]

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