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Cottingley Fairies hoax photos could fetch £2k

Cottingley Fairies hoax photos could fetch £2k

The two images of the apparently mythical beings were taken in July and September 1917 by 16-year-old Elsie Wright and her nine-year-old cousin Frances Griffiths, in Cottingley, a small village near Bingley in Yorkshire. One photo shows Frances with four dancing fairies and the other shows Elsie seated with a one-foot tall dancing gnome. The youngsters believed in fairies and […]

Man arrested on drug charge at Cher‘s mansion

Man arrested on drug charge at Cher‘s mansion

Donovan Ruiz was arrested on Thursday after a two-week drugs investigation. Police claim Ruiz, 23, “was involved in the sales of suspected fentanyl to residents of Ventura and Los Angeles Counties”. “Ruiz is suspected of being the source of supply of fentanyl to many users in Ventura County,” they said. “Fentanyl sold by Ruiz was eventually consumed by a victim […]

John Cleese is leaving the UK over ‘corruption‘

John Cleese is leaving the UK over ‘corruption‘

The Fawlty Towers star previously revealed he is heading to warmer climes in the Caribbean this November. On Friday, he told Good Morning Britain: “I‘m going to buzz off in November because I‘m fed up with the corruption in this country. “This country is in a terrible mess at the moment.” The 78-year-old, who co-founded comedy troupe Monty Python in […]

Lady Gaga was told to ‘get a nose job‘

Lady Gaga was told to ‘get a nose job‘

The singer also said she drew on her own experiences in the music industry for her role playing Ally, an aspiring singer in new movie A Star Is Born. “I was told when I was first starting out that I should get a nose job, but I didn‘t because I wanted to be who I was,” she told Sky News […]

Incentive for pollsters to mislead public, MP warns

Incentive for pollsters to mislead public, MP warns

Nicky Morgan, chairwoman of the powerful Treasury Committee, has written to British Polling Council (BPC) president Sir John Curtice, to highlight risks posed by private polling to the integrity of financial markets. It follows a Bloomberg report into how private polling data sold by the likes of YouGov, Survation and ICM in the run-up to the 2016 Brexit vote was […]

Expelled Trotskyite politician ‘rejoins Labour‘

Expelled Trotskyite politician ‘rejoins Labour‘

The former deputy leader of Liverpool City Council said he was inspired by Jeremy Corbyn‘s “powerful socialist leadership”. Mr Hatton caused controversy in the 1980s after setting an illegal budget for the council and sending redundancy notices by taxi in 1985 to thousands of council workers. He and other members of the hard-left group Militant Tendency were blamed for making […]

Boris Johnson‘s Brexit plan: What you need to know

Boris Johnson‘s Brexit plan: What you need to know

The leading Brexiteer launched a blistering attack on the prime minister‘s plan, calling it “. In a column for us , entitled “My plan for a better Brexit”, he set out his alternative vision which he said would put the UK back on a level footing after on 20 September. Mr Johnson based his proposals for the UK‘s future relationship […]