The Sopranos and Goodfellas writers joining forces for new mafia drama series for Showtime

The Sopranos and Goodfellas writers joining forces for new mafia drama series for Showtime By Kevin Kayhart For Dailymail.com Published: 01:31 BST, 2 August 2020 | Updated: 01:31 BST, 2 August 2020 A couple of high-profile veteran writers in the mafia genre are set to dive back into the underworld of crime and mobsters. Showtime … Read more

PETER HITCHENS: The Government’National Panic Service is being used to keep us in perpetual alarm

The most common symptom of Covid-19 is that you feel just fine. A huge number of those now being absurdly listed as ‘infected’ with this bogeyman disease are perfectly healthy. If the trained hunters of the Government’s National Panic Service had not tracked them down, most of them would never have known they were supposed … Read more

ALEXANDRA SHULMAN’S NOTEBOOK: Seven suitcases Coleen? That’s travelling light! 

I reckon that once you’re checking in a case, you might as well cram in absolutely everything you could possibly need or want. Coleen Rooney is pictured above arriving in Barbados The Rooney family arrived for their Barbados holiday with shedloads of luggage. Seven vast hard-shell suitcases. Yes. I counted.  But seven cases for eight people … Read more

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes flouts lockdown rules for his son’s birthday bash

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes threw a huge party for his son’s 21st birthday, despite further lockdown rules being imposed in Oldham. The football coach went full steam ahead for celebrations for his son Arron’s 21st, even though coronavirus lockdown regulations were imposed across the North West on the same day. The party at Scholes’s … Read more

Senior civil servant’s £500,000 retirement pay-off sets new Whitehall record

Senior civil servant’s £500,000 retirement pay-off sets new Whitehall record for the most money pocketed by a mandarin in a single year Clare Moriarty, 57, has retired after 35 years working across the Civil Service   Has been Permanent Secretary to Defra and Department for Exiting the EU Landed redundancy payment of over £300,000 on top of … Read more

DAN HODGES: This is no time for a midlife crisis Boris! 

The Minister was raging. ‘People keep saying the Government is all over the place. But it isn’t the Government, or even the Cabinet. We aren’t being told of plans or developments. We are all basically having to live through Boris’s midlife crisis.’ Many men experience a loss of confidence as middle age wraps them in … Read more

Kate Rothschild’s dilemma over her ex-boyfriend Jay Electronica calling rabbi a ‘coward’ and ‘devil’

TALK OF THE TOWN: Kate Rothschild’s dilemma over her ex-boyfriend Jay Electronica calling rabbi a ‘coward’ and ‘devil’ before recommending anti-Semitic passages from the Bible to his 373,000 Twitter followers By Alistair Foster, Joanna Bell And Sophie Cockerham For The Mail On Sunday Published: 00:04 BST, 2 August 2020 | Updated: 01:20 BST, 2 August … Read more

Second-hand car lot in Doncaster goes up in flames destroying 900 vehicles

Second-hand car lot in Doncaster goes up in flames destroying 900 vehicles and leaving nothing but charred remains as astonishing pictures show scale of devastation Fire crews were called to the site in Carcroft, Doncaster, around 10pm on Friday More than 40 firefighters, along with police drone unit, worked through night The fire service has … Read more

Donald Trump says there is ‘too much income disparity’ in the US as he shares video of Jeff Bezos

‘I actually agree with this’: Trump turns on America’s tech billionaires and says there is ‘too much income disparity’ as he shares clip of Jeff Bezos’s $117bn fortune President Trump called for ‘changes to be made soon’ after saying there is ‘too much income disparity’ in America He made the comments as he shared a … Read more

More people are dying from bowel cancer than coronavirus

More people are dying from bowel cancer than coronavirus, figures reveal – as leading medic says Britain has become ‘obsessed’ with Covid deaths Figures show there are more people dying from bowel cancer than COVID-19     Professor Karol Sikora, an oncologist, said cancer deaths will start to climb  There are 319 bowel cancer deaths a week … Read more