Europe
May 25, 2024
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Noisy minorities are being allowed to bully the rest of us into silence

It can be quite remarkable how the perceptions of political events differ. Most of the commentariat has judged Rishi Sunak’s announcement of an election, standing outside No 10 in what became a soaking downpour, to have been humiliating. At best, a symbol of his poor judgment. At worst, an omen of the doom to come. […]

Europe
May 25, 2024
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Hugh Grant details bank holiday nightmare with children in candid post

Hugh Grant revealed he had a mixed start to the bank holiday weekend in a candid post on Friday. The Love Actuallyactor, 63, took to his Twitter account to reveal he had been stuck in a five-hour traffic jam on the A3 along with his children. View this tweet on Twitter He penned: “Final rant […]

Europe
May 25, 2024
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Flames Seen at Broadmoor Psychiatric Hospital Site

Smoke and flames could be seen rising from the site of Broadmoor Hospital, a specialist high-security psychiatric hospital in Crowthorne, UK, on Saturday, May 25. Footage recorded by Chris Baldwin shows the fire from outside the hospital walls. Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service had not responded to requests for comment at the time of […]

Europe
May 25, 2024
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Have I Got News For You replaces Amol Rajan after election announcement

What did you miss? The BBC’s current affairs comedy show Have I Got News For You had to make a last-minute change this week after Rishi Sunak‘s surprise general election announcement. Amol Rajan had originally been due to serve as guest host, but he had to step down before Thursday’s recording. Stand-up comedian Phil Wang […]

Europe
May 25, 2024
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The Tories’ biggest gift to Labour will be the ability to spend recklessly

Let’s say, hypothetically, it’s the Labour Party forming the next government in six weeks’ time. What will Sir Keir Starmer and Rachel Reeves be inheriting from the Tories? More bad than good, I’d say. And these are not problems that a simple change of government can turn around. A record-high NHS waiting list, 5.6 million […]