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28th June 2022

Michael and Emma most likely to end up in prison

Ministry of Justice figures reveal Michael and Emma are the most common names for prisoners in England and Wales. People with the names Michael and Emma […]
30th May 2022

Education suffers in wake of university staff pay rises

It has emerged that one in three vice-chancellors from the Russel Group had a pay rise during the pandemic. Correspondingly they are accused of “cashing in […]
29th April 2022

Clampdown on ‘fake’ five-star reviews on one-star restaurants

Low-quality restaurants will find it harder to receive five-star status after a clampdown on fake online reviews. The Government is putting forward legislation to make paying […]
1st April 2022

Officer jailed for kicking up a stink about boss’s hygiene

A Spanish police officer who complained about her superior’s body odour has received a six-month jail sentence. The member of Spain’s Guardia Civil militarised police force […]
1st March 2022

Diamond thief told to repay just £350 from £4.2m haul

A woman who stole £4.2 million worth in diamonds by swapping the gems for pebbles in the biggest theft of its kind has been ordered to […]
1st February 2022

Highest number of first time buyers in 15 years

As low-deposit mortgages have become increasingly available, the number of people taking their first step onto the property ladder reached its highest level in 15 years. […]
1st January 2022

Harry Dunn’s alleged killer to face virtual UK court

US citizen Anne Sacoolas is to face a virtual trial before a UK court after being charged with causing the death of teenager Harry Dunn by […]
1st December 2021

Pigeon owner fined £1k over noise louder than a plane

A pigeon keeper has been forced to get rid of his 15 birds after the “unrelenting” noise they created was found to be louder than a […]
1st November 2021

Gay couples must be allowed to adopt, says Court

The Court of Appeal has ruled that an evangelical Christian fostering agency must allow homosexual couples to adopt. Cornerstone (North East) brought legal action against Ofsted […]