The squeeze on family budgets was driven by a real-terms fall in wages until 2012-13 as well as cuts to benefits including the freezing of child allowance and tax credits to top up low pay.
Living in a neighbourhood scattered with rubbish can hit property prices by almost 12 per cent. But cleaning up an area can have as much impact on the selling price as building an extension.
Hannah Winterbourne, 27, was born a boy and spent time in the Army as a man before deciding while on a tour of duty at Camp Bastion in Afghanistan that she wanted to undergo a sex-change operation.
Chris Kyle, a sniper in the elite American Navy SEAL commando unit, is the subject of a new major film starring Bradley Cooper (pictured in the role), who is tipped for an Oscar.
Political commentator Iain Dale predicts Labour will win 300 seats and the Tories 279, but both would need at least two other parties to secure a majority of the 650 MPs in the Commons.
Jean-Claude Juncker said that he would reject any attempt to change the EU treaties in order for Britain to restrict free movement of people within the 28 member states.
Prince Andrew has enlisted the help of one of Britain’s top defence barristers, QC William Clegg, after being accused of sleeping with an under-age ‘sex slave’, the Mail has learned.
West Midlands police confirmed their officers were abused by angry motorists in Birmingham because they were prevented from retrieving their cars as paramedics tried to save the man’s life.
Jon Casey from Northampton was stabbed near the Lazeez restaurant in Northampton, pictured, at 5.30pm yesterday. The father-of-two was rushed to hospital where he was declared dead an hour later.
Up to ten fire crews arrived to tackle the blaze at Fresh Catch fish processing plant in Peterhead, Aberdeenshire. Nearby residential streets had to be evacuated as they attempted to fight the fire.
Mary Hancy, 55, died after being flown to hospital in Cambridge last Sunday after a horse she had raised since birth kicked out at her, leaving her with serious head and abdomen injuries.
Did you miss it? Watch again closely. This woman makes an entire television disappear up her skirt. The magic trick was caught on camera at a store in Guápiles, Costa Rica. The brazen thief is seen wandering in before stuffing the TV up the world’s most spacious skirt and walking out in a nonchalant fashion. Police uploaded the […]
Darren Sweeby, 43, pictured, and his two accomplices Garry Greensmith, 52 and Antony Crooks, 54, were all jailed for their role in the scam which targeted car parks in Great Yarmouth.