August 17, 2020

Self-employed affected by pandemic can apply for new grants

The second stage of the government scheme to support the incomes of self-employed people through the coronavirus crisis opens for applications today.
August 17, 2020

£37bn house buying boom in July is busiest month of sales in a decade

More than £37bn worth of property sales were agreed in July - the busiest month for home buying for 10 years.
August 16, 2020

Kate Middleton pregnant: Signs from Prince William could confirm baby number four

KATE MIDDLETON, 38, is the Duchess of Cambridge and wife of Prince William. Rumours the Duchess might be pregnant were abound recently. A body language expert revealed how Prince William could give any pregnancy away.
August 16, 2020

‘British lads can do the job but it’s been taken away from us’: England’s last coal mine shuts

Today marks the end of an era, with the closure of England's last commercial coal mine.
August 16, 2020

Post Office to deliver postmaster board seat after IT scandal

The Post Office is to appoint one of its army of postmasters to its board for the first time as part of its bid to move on from the multi-million pound scandal which left some of its managers wrongly sent to prison.
August 16, 2020

Drivers can secure new car discounts through these ‘negotiation’ and ‘haggling’ tips

CAR SALES figures soared in July as desperate motorists splashed lockdown savings on brand new models.
August 16, 2020

Kate Middleton pregnant: Duchess of Cambridge opens up about ‘amazing, amazing’ pregnancy

KATE MIDDLETON, 38, is the Duchess of Cambridge and wife of Prince William, also 38. They have three children already, George, seven, Charlotte, five, and Louis, two.
August 16, 2020

Royal style: Why espadrilles are this year’s comfy summer must-have for fashionable royals

KATE MIDDLETON and other royals may have their own individual fashion styles, but there's one item that seems to be in many of their covetable wardrobes. So why are espadrilles such a royal must-have this season?
August 16, 2020

Are you descended from royalty? It’s extremely likely if you have one of nine last names

OUR LAST names are a clue to our history. Our family tree can be traced back generations using surnames. Is yours a clue to royal heritage? Are you related to Queen Elizabeth II and the British Royal Family?
August 16, 2020

How to sleep: The worst time of day to eat if you want a good night’s sleep

HOW TO sleep: Are you finding it tough to fall asleep? Does time keep on ticking by, and whenever you have a peek, another half hour has been lost trying to get some shuteye? It could be attributed to the time you sit down for dinner.
August 16, 2020

Kate Middleton ‘not afraid’ to ditch royal parenting tradition with George and Charlotte

KATE MIDDLETON is the Duchess of Cambridge and a mother-of-three. In recent years, she has spoken openly about how she raises her children. A parenting expert claims why she might not follow royal parenting traditions.
August 15, 2020

Mindy Hammond relies on traditional methods of weather forecasting

Making hay while the sun shines isn't easy when our weather's so unpredictable. But cows and flowers can be a big help, says our columnist Susan Hellard