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Month: January 2021

Cruise boss ‘optimistic’ some ships will sail in May – ‘too early’ to know vaccine’s role | Cruise | Travel

Cruise popularity was relishing in a year-on-year boost in popularity at the beginning of 2020. However, this was soon dashed by the arrival of COVID-19 and the subsequent worldwide lockdowns that followed. “It all depends on the speed in which…

British Airways cabin crew on ‘hardest flight of my career’ after Las Vegas fire horror | Travel News | Travel

Cabin crew have the all-important job of looking after plane passengers from the minute they board the plane. Sometimes this means getting fliers a second blanket, sometimes it means saving their lives. One former British Airways flight attendant opened up…

John Lennon’s emotional call to aunt Mimi night before he died ‘He was coming back to UK’

JOHN LENNON’S beloved Aunt Mimi described an emotional phone call with the Beatles star the night before he was killed. She said he was full of “excitement” and planning to “come over soon” and visit the UK for the first…

Boris Johnson discusses trade deal and climate change in first call with President Joe Biden

The Prime Minister has had his first call with Joe Biden since the new US president entered the White House. Downing Street said Boris Johnson congratulated Mr Biden on his inauguration, and warmly welcomed his decision to rejoin the Paris…

Three men arrested in inquiry into £6million Covid support fraud

Three city workers have been arrested as part of an investigation into fraudulent coronavirus bounce back loans totalling £6 million. The National Crime Agency (NCA) said all three men worked for the same London financial institution and are suspected of…

Elvis often interrupted Tom Jones’ Las Vegas shows ‘We had to hide the microphones’

ELVIS PRESLEY crashed Tom Jones’ shows so many times while they were performing in Las Vegas that they started hiding the microphones from The King. Sir Tom was also not impressed with certain parts of The King’s performances.

PS5 stock update: More bad news for Sony following PlayStation 5 re-stock woes

PLAYSTATION 5 UK stock issues have seen Sony take a tumble on consumer website Trustpilot.

Larry King: Tributes paid to ‘giant of broadcasting’ after death at 87

The veteran broadcaster was taken to hospital in Los Angeles in late December after testing positive for coronavirus. Fellow broadcasters and celebrities rushed to pay tribute to the “radio and TV legend”. NBC National political correspondent Steve Kornacki said: “Larry…

Fortnite football skins join next item shop update: Release date, time, prices and teams

FORTNITE fans are counting down to the release of the new wave of football skins, which includes West Ham, Man City, Celtic and Rangers.

‘Tidal wave’ of floodwater breaks flood barriers in Worcestershire town

A “tidal wave” of floodwater has breached flood barriers in a Worcestershire town left devastated after similar floods last year. Homes and businesses are under water in Bewdley, while residents were left in tears after the River Severn rose to…

Snow expected in London and the south east as temperatures plunge

Residents of London can expect to experience snow and sleet on Sunday, as the capital joins plunging temperatures of -3 and -4 degrees across the nation. The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the city, reporting a…

Resident Evil release date delay: Capcom reboots next MAJOR survival horror remake

RESIDENT Evil 4 Remake development reportedly undergoes big changes at Capcom, where the game is rebooted internally.