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Scuba diver dies after being bitten during shark attack in Queenland, Australia

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates A scuba diver has died after being attacked by a shark in Australia. The man, 20, was bitten on the legs at around 2pm…

Spain locks down 200,000 people after coronavirus cases surge

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates Spain has ordered a region with 200,000 people to re-enter full lockdown after a surge of coronavirus cases. Catalan regional authorities announced that as…

Gorgeous glamping: Reconnect with nature in style | Activity Holidays | Travel

Take a break from technology with a tranquil glamping trip (Image: Getty) WHISPERINGS, CHAMPAGNE AND STARS  The characterful yurts at Mrs Mills’ place, based at Dursley Cross Farm, May Hill, Gloucester, take their names from the roaring 20s and are…

Elvis Presley ‘was WILD in Las Vegas’ reveals ex: Hair dye on the walls to shooting his TV

ELVIS PRESLEY lived a “wild” lifestyle in Las Vegas, wrecking his hotel room every time, reveals his ex-girlfriend Joanie Shoofey.

Cruise news: Over 65s may need doctor’s note to board ships new EU rules state | Cruise | Travel

Over 65s are a huge customer base for cruises, which often appeal to older family units. However, new EU documents seem to suggest older travellers may need a doctor’s note to travel. To prepare for the cruise industry to get…

Guns N’ Roses NEW album update: Slash busy jamming in lockdown with Axl Rose, Duff McKagan

GUNS N’ ROSES new album has had an exciting update from Slash who says he hasn’t “been doing much else” in lockdown but working on new material with Axl Rose and Duff McKagan.

Donald Trump lashes out at ‘cancel culture’ and accuses statue critics of ‘merciless campaign to wipe history’

The latest headlines in your inbox twice a day Monday – Friday plus breaking news updates Donald Trump denounced so-called “cancel culture” during an impassioned speech at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, branding it “the very definition of totalitarianism”. The US…

Back to the Future 35th celebrated by Michael J Fox and Christopher Lloyd – ‘ASTONISHING’

BACK TO THE FUTURE 35th anniversary has been celebrated by Marty McFly and Doc Brown stars Michael J Fox and Christopher Lloyd.

Summer holiday 2020: Unlocking the beauty of Britain’s waterways | Travel News | Travel

They offer a chance to live life in the slow lane with travel at a maximum of just 4mph, so you have time to take in the scenery and wildlife. Narrowboat holidays on the 200-year-old network offer a safe staycation…

Foreign Office travel advice: FCO rule – full list of countries exempt | Travel News | Travel

“This advice is being kept under constant review. From 4 July travel to some countries and territories will be exempt.” Quite a large number of countries are no exempt from this non-essential travel rule. The FCA is “exempting destinations that…

Forget GTA 6, this new PS5 and Xbox Series X game could be the next big thing

GTA 6 isn’t hitting shelves for a while so it might be worth checking out another PS5 and Xbox Series X open-world adventure, which has a Rockstar Games veteran at the helm.

Google Maps Street View: Viral photo shows moment car is pulled over by police | Travel News | Travel

Google Maps Street View is a handy tool which is more useful now than ever thanks to its ability to help users explore the world virtually. However, occasionally it uncovers some unexpected scenes along the way. One of the officers…