July 5, 2019

Weirdest finds by Glastonbury litter pickers including a poo in a bra hanging in a tree

A cannon ball, mannequins, and 'millions of phones'
July 5, 2019

Women’s football: to grow the game, don’t banish it to pay-TV

The lesson from other sports is clear: women's football must be broadcast on free-to-air if it isn't to disappear.
July 5, 2019

Women’s football may be growing in popularity but the game is still fighting for survival

Survey of 3,000 players in 33 different countries outlines how difficult it is for women footballers.
July 5, 2019

McDonald’s worker says he has no plans to retire as he turns 83

A McDonald's worker who is one of the chain's oldest UK employees says he has no plans to retire - despite turning 83.
July 5, 2019

Martin Lewis’s advice on beating the latest Virgin Media price hike

Subscriptions could go up by up to £54 a year
July 5, 2019

‘The bible of satire and comedy’: Cartoonists, comedians mourn MAD’s end

After 67 years of weird, irreverent and genre defining satire, MAD magazine as we know it will cease to exist.
July 5, 2019

Amazon’s Deliveroo investment attracts competition scrutiny

An investment in food delivery app Deliveroo by Amazon, worth hundreds of millions of pounds, could be blocked by the competition regulator.
July 5, 2019

Imagine a world without the Beatles. It is actually quite hard to do

New film has a humorous stab at this peculiar concept - only one person on earth remembers the Fab Four.
July 5, 2019

Former magistrate threw dog’s body in river after hitting her with hammer

Melvyn Hall said he lashed out at his pet because she was following him around and "annoying" him
July 5, 2019

Gulls ‘intentionally’ killed by driver after being lured onto road with chips

RSPCA has launched an appeal to find the driver
July 5, 2019

Mick Herron and the grubby world of espionage

Mick Herron has breathed distinctive new life into the world of the fictional spy.
July 5, 2019

Jaguar Land Rover unveils plans to build electric cars in UK

Jaguar Land Rover has announced plans to build new electric vehicle models at its Castle Bromwich plant, a decision it says safeguards thousands of jobs at the site and in the supply chain.