Mr Blair’s business empire has boomed since he left office – and since 2010 has managed to run up an ‘incredible’ salary and expenses bill equivalent to £350,000 a year for each of his staff.
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.
A red faced Ed Miliband was forced to deny that party members had been instructed not to talk to voters about the economy after being put on the spot after addressing the Fabian Society in London.
These are the scenes as a migrant clambers on board the roof of a British bound truck in Calais and cuts his way through the tarpaulin before slithering through the gap in a bid to sneak into the UK.
Steve Smith, the 51-year-old entrepreneur who made his fortune by launching Poundland, now lives in an 15,000 sq ft mansion in Shropshire with 80 windows and five grand reception rooms.
Helen Mirren turned up on the red carpet wearing a pen brooch, and was later photographed holding a Je suis Charlie poster, just in case you missed the point.
Sometimes life is confusing. One moment you’re playing with a toy and the next a bizarre squeaking sound comes out of no where. That’s the dilemma Walter is faced with, anyway. Watch the Golden Lab bound through the snow with his squeaky toy – only to freeze in confusion whenever it makes a noise. The video description […]
London was the region that saw prices grow fastest, said Nationwide, but the ripple effect meant St Albans and Reading were the cities with the highest inflation.
From Luis Suarez and Jeremy Paxman to the Downton dog and Aldi, Pugh has covered all of the year’s biggest stories in his hilarious cartoons. Here’s our pick of the best which kept us laughing in 2014.
The upper chamber’s controversial catering subsidy increased by £100,000 last year. The lavish subsidy allows peers to enjoy fine-dining at knock-down prices.
This is one cow’s daring bid for freedom. It’s not known if the vehicle was heading to the slaughter house, but this potential patty wasn’t taking any chances. A bemused motorist captured the moment a cow jumped from the back of a moving truck. The daredevil is seen leaning over an edge before sliding out and […]
Researchers the National Taiwan University have developed a new paste that seals off the exposed dentine that can cause shooting pain in sufferers.
The pop starlet caused fury after posting a picture of herself flashing her ankle while inside the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi, which is strictly against visiting rules.