October 9, 2021

Pig farmer fears he may have to destroy 80 animals a week due to butcher shortage

A pig farmer who fears he may have to destroy 80 animals a week due to a shortage of butchers says the army may need to be called in to help.
October 9, 2021

Revealed: Britain’s top 10 places where house prices are rising fastest

Toxteth in Liverpool leads the list of Britain's top 10 places where house prices are rising fastest, having shot up by an average of 20% over the past year.
October 9, 2021

Gas levy ‘threatens to fuel soaring household energy bills’

Spiralling gas bills could soar further under government plans to impose new charges to pay for eco-friendly heating, it has been reported.
October 9, 2021

Ex-climate change secretary Rudd to join £250m London SPAC

Amber Rudd, the former cabinet minister, is joining a new special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) that will float in London and target a merger in the renewable energy sector.
October 9, 2021

Trainee midwife’s house burnt down on the same week she found out her cancer had returned

Emily Barker first realised there was something wrong when she started feeling a severe pain in her shoulder whenever she drank alcohol
October 9, 2021

Police officer loses more than 60lb in 10 months thanks to app used by cycling champ Chris Froome

Maria Fox says she is now a 'lean, mean, fighting machine' at 51
October 9, 2021

Strictest abortion law in the US reinstated following court order

Clinics acted quickly to serve patients for first time since early September after suspension of law which has now been reinstated after 48 hours
October 9, 2021

Mum ‘lucky to be alive’ after spiked drink left her vomiting blood and suffering seizures so severe she’s banned from driving

Low-key night out ended in drama when the Danielle Holmes was rushed to hospita
October 9, 2021

More than 125 million new cases of depression and anxiety ‘triggered by pandemic’

Researchers say the findings highlight "an urgent need to strengthen mental health systems", with women and younger people most affected
October 9, 2021

Pals celebrate joint 25th wedding anniversaries by wearing bridal gowns in the sea

After meeting through Lancashire wild swimming group Cleveleys Crazies, Justine Edge and Sarah Warburg, 47, uncovered some uncanny coincidences
October 9, 2021

Andy Murray hints at return to top form as he sees off Adrian Mannarino in Indian Wells

The Briton will go on to face Spain’s Carlos Alcaraz in the next round
October 9, 2021

Government set to introduce new levies on gas in green energy strategy

It comes as rising energy costs have prompted industry leaders to warn the Government their factories could stop production or permanently close