DEBORAH ROSS: Want to avoid a TV homicide? Don’t live beside the seaside! 

Intruder Channel 5, Monday-Thursday Rating: and also Rating: Trip Hazard: My Great British Adventure Channel 4, Friday Rating: The latest stripped-across-the-week thriller from Channel 5, Intruder, achieves one star, and also five stars, because it possesses the kind of one-star stupidness that, if properly embraced, can take you to a place of five-star wonder and … Read more

Beautician and her fiance avoid jail after trying to smuggle £60,000 worth of cigarettes into UK

A beautician and her fiance have avoided jail after they were caught trying to smuggle £60,000 worth of cigarettes into Britain. Donna Jablonski, 38, and husband-to-be David Sutton, 30, were detained by Border Force Investigators at Manchester Airport after returning from a four-day ‘city break’ in Moscow, Russia. But the couple, from Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, were found to have … Read more

Beautician and her fiance avoid jail after trying to smuggle £60,000 worth of cigarettes into UK

A beautician and her fiance have avoided jail after they were caught trying to smuggle £60,000 worth of cigarettes into Britain. Donna Jablonski, 38, and husband-to-be David Sutton, 30, were detained by Border Force Investigators at Manchester Airport after returning from a four-day ‘city break’ in Moscow, Russia. But the couple, from Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, were found to have … Read more

Police car screeches to halt to avoid cows at 90mph after herd strays into the road

Emergency moo-neouvre! Police car screeches to halt to avoid cows at 90mph after herd strays into the road South Yorkshire Police officers were met by herd of cows while on an urgent call  Sheffield officers narrowly avoided cows who spread themselves across road  Force encouraged people to remember to close their gates to avoid this … Read more

Fraudster, 46, is jailed for faking police documents to help speeding drivers avoid justice

Fraudster, 46, is jailed for faking police documents to help speeding drivers avoid justice Hamid Alhendi, 46, from Barnet, falsified the paperwork of almost 300 speeding drivers who were caught by cameras so they were never identified by the police Police uncovered scam when high number of tickets were related to one address Force raided … Read more

Prince William warns humans must avoid climate change disaster

Charles called on world leaders to give their support to the ‘Terra Carta’ – a new initiative providing the basis of a sustainable recovery plan for Nature, People and Planet at the heart of global value creation.  The Terra Carta (Earth Charter), ‘provides a roadmap to 2030 for businesses to move towards an ambitious and … Read more

Avoid eating processed meats entirely, researchers advise

Eating just two sausages per week increases your risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and early death, experts have warned.  A multinational team of researchers tracked the diets and health outcomes of 134,297 people from 21 countries spanning five continents, including Brazil, Argentina, Canada, Sweden and China.  They found a 46 per cent higher risk of major … Read more

How our own drug busters allowed British Olympians to avoid crucial doping probe

The summer of 2012 was hailed as a triumph for British sport as a home Olympics unfolded with gold raining on London in the most successful Games for Team GB in 104 years. Of the 65 medals for the host nation, 19 of them gold, 12 gongs came from a single sport: cycling. Team GB’s … Read more

Israel’s elections look set for a deadlock AGAIN, as Netanyahu tries avoid a FIFTH election

Israel’s elections have resulted in a virtual deadlock for the fourth time in the past two years, exit polls suggest. The inconclusive results leave Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with an uncertain future as he pleads with opponents to help him form a majority government and avoid a fifth election.       The exit polls on Israel’s three … Read more

Damian Lewis says Etonians have to manage their ‘precociousness’ to avoid it turning into arrogance

Actor Damian Lewis has claimed Eton College students leave with a ‘precociousness’ which they have to manage in order to ensure it doesn’t slip into arrogance and entitlement. The Homeland star, 50, who attended prep school Ashdown House in Sussex before enrolling at the £37,000-a-year institution in the 1980s, told how his parents warned him … Read more