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Month: October 2020

Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody 45 Anniversary facts: Elton John was HORRIFIED when he heard it

QUEEN’S LEGENDARY SONG Bohemian Rhapsody was released on this day 45 years ago, but it is not the UK’s biggest single of all time and even Elton John was shocked when he heard it. Do you know what Bizmillah and…

Keir Starmer welcomes lockdown, but says it should have happened ‘weeks ago’

Sir Keir Starmer welcomed the national lockdown for England but said it should have happened “weeks ago”, warning that the delay will cost lives and cause restrictions to last for longer. Pubs, bars and restaurants will close, though takeaways will…

Boris Johnson vows to keep schools open, but warns Christmas ‘is going to be very different this year’

Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned Christmas will be ‘very different this year’ as he plunged England into a second national lockdown. The restrictions will be similar to those introduced at the start of the pandemic in March, however this time…

Royal travel: Kate Middleton and Prince William’s trip before lockdown rules | Travel News | Travel

Kate and William took their children away on a trip to the Isle of Sicily last week. The family rented a cottage for a low-key staycation just in time to avoid the new rules. The trip took place over the…

Second lockdown is a political victory for Keir Starmer as Boris Johnson is forced to eat his words

On Friday morning, the Prime Minister’s deputy Dominic Raab said a second national lockdown would be “desperately unfair”, given that infection rates vary so widely across different regions of England. Two weeks ago, Boris Johnson mocked Sir Keir Starmer for…

England goes into second lockdown on Thursday with shops, pubs and restaurants forced to close again

England will go into a month-long second national lockdown from Thursday with shops, restaurants and pubs all closed and most socialising between households banned, Boris Johnson has announced. The move is a dramatic turnaround after ministers spent weeks resisting the…

WoW Shadowlands release date and World of Warcraft pre-patch event update news

BLIZZARD has revealed more about what will be happening in the game during the WoW Shadowlands pre-patch event phase and when the next World of Warcraft raid will begin.

Game of Thrones Winds of Winter: Horrifying Daenerys dragon scene – What happens next

GAME OF THRONES dragon queen Daenerys Targaryen lost two of her beloved children before she herself died at the end of the HBO show. A new book reveals how it will be very different in the upcoming Winds of Winter…

‘Save live music’ campaign launches despite new lockdown fears

UK MUSICIANS have launched a new campaign to prevent mass redundancies and the collapse of cultural institutions.

Peter Colley: Nintendo Switch Pro leaks: 4K Switch, Zelda Breath of the Wild 2 and Metroid in 2021?

Peter Colley NEW reports indicate that the Nintendo Switch Pro is a work in progress for 2021, with the gaming giant also backing big gaming projects. Peter Colley

Tory health minister Nadine Dorries claims only ‘crystal ball’ could have predicted second lockdown

Nadine Dorries has been criticised for saying the coronavirus pandemic could only have been predicted with a crystal ball. The minister for mental health, who contracted the virus in March, tweeted her comments after the Government was criticised for taking…

Berlin’s £5bn airport finally opens nine years late

Berlin’s £5 billion Brandenburg airport has finally opened its doors to the public, nine years later than planned. Berlin Brandenburg Willy Brandt Airport (BER) was initially scheduled to open in 2011 but the project has been repeatedly delayed by construction and…