Cake sale, plant sale, quiz … austerity is causing school fundraising to get out of handMy nine-year-old son looks at me anxiously. “Mum, you definitely, definitely have my sponsor money plus an extra pound, which I need for the fundraising games. We
Mobile operator hits bottom in consumer group’s annual survey for seventh consecutive yearVodafone has been named as the UK’s worst mobile phone provider by the consumer group Which?It is the seventh year running that Vodafone has come bottom of the c
A UK coffee chain has announced it will be the first to ban disposable cups, with changes coming in as early as 1 June.Independently-owned Boston Tea Party, which has 21 cafes across the South West and the Midlands, will come into effect in just over
YOU don’t need a royal fortune to have a baby. Kayleigh Hughes saved more than £1,500 when she had baby number three. But unlike Kate Middleton, she didn’t have a hefty budget after giving birth to her little boy Kimi. So the 30-year-old — who al
A YOUNG soldier whose genitals were blown off by a bomb has had the world’s first total penis transplant. The 14-hour surgery saw the unnamed war hero receive a penis, scrotum and portion of abdominal wall from a dead donor. His op involved a transplant
Chris Jones proposed to his girlfriend, Katie Parker, in the middle of the London Marathon on Sunday.
He was wearing a dinosaur costume.
A video of Parker joyously freaking out went viral.
Jones said he ran the marathon in a dinosaur costume
More people than ever are relying onfoodbanksbecause benefit levels are not covering the cost of essentials, a charity has revealed.New data published by theTrussell Trust shows its network of foodbanks handed out 1,332,952 three-day emergency f
One hundred years after some women were granted the right to vote, suffragist leader Millicent Fawcett will today become the first woman ever to be honoured with a statue in Westminster’s iconic Parliament Square. The president of the National