Nature: Intermittent warm passages let sea turtles cross cold waters on their 9,000 mile migrations

In what experts call their ‘lost years’, some loggerhead sea turtles spend up to two decades migrating from the Japanese beaches of their birth to Baja California. This 9,000-mile journey to distant foraging grounds, however, sees the temperature-sensitive creatures somehow traverse a frigid zone called the Eastern Pacific Barrier. Researchers from the US have finally … Read more

RAF spy plane ‘monitors Russian war games in Arctic waters’

RAF spy plane ‘monitors Russian war games in Arctic waters’ as Moscow tests new hypersonic missile which it claims ‘hit the bullseye’ Reports say a British spy plane has monitored Russian moves in the Barents Sea   Russia boasted that its new hypersonic missile had ‘hit the bullseye’ in testing 6,100mph Zircon missile was first tested … Read more

Playful seal spotted frolicking in shallow waters metres away from swimmers at Bondi Beach, Sydney

Adorable moment a playful seal called Alex frolics in crystal clear waters at Bondi with a handful of swimmers A playful seal was spotted frolicking with a group of swimmers at Bondi Beach  Swimmers in the shallow waters watched as the seal swam circles around them The large mammal was caught on drone footage chasing … Read more

Royal Navy’s most powerful ever warship HMS Queen Elizabeth returns to Scottish waters

HMS Queen Elizabeth – named after 16th century monarch Elizabeth I – is the lead ship of the Queen Elizabeth-Class of aircraft carriers. Its sister ship is HMS Prince of Wales. The ships, which together cost more than £6billion, are the largest in the history of the Royal Navy.  Last month, it was reported that flagship … Read more

Royal Navy warship HMS Mersey stalks Russian attack submarine though British waters

A Royal Navy warship has monitored a Russian attack submarine as the vessel travelled through British waters.     Portsmouth-based patrol ship HMS Mersey tracked the surfaced submarine, RFS Rostov Na Donu, as it moved through the North Sea and the English Channel.  The Kilo-class diesel powered attack submarine was moving through on its journey from the Baltic … Read more

ASK TONY: Thames Water’s £272 lockdown bill was a blind guess

We received a bill from Thames Water for £272.33 for the six months to July 2020. This was more than double our highest previous bill. I called Thames Water on August 4 and explained I couldn’t see the meter as it was 3 ft below pavement level and covered by an ants’ nest! The call … Read more

ASK TONY: Thames Water’s £272 lockdown bill was a blind guess

We received a bill from Thames Water for £272.33 for the six months to July 2020. This was more than double our highest previous bill. I called Thames Water on August 4 and explained I couldn’t see the meter as it was 3 ft below pavement level and covered by an ants’ nest! The call … Read more

Tensions as armed Chinese coast guard ships enter Japanese waters

China today has sent two coast guard vessels into Japan’s territorial waters amid rising tensions between the two countries over the disputed islands in the East China Sea. The Chinese ships, including one equipped with what appeared to be an cannon, intruded into the waters near the Japan-administered Senkaku Islands on Tuesday morning, reported Japanese media. … Read more

East China Sea: Chinese coast guard ships ‘armed with autocannon’ enter Japanese waters

China today has sent two coast guard vessels to Japan’s territorial waters amid rising tensions between the two countries over the disputed islands in the East China Sea. The Chinese ships, including one equipped with what appeared to be an autocannon, intruded into the contiguous zone near the Japan-administered Senkaku Islands on Tuesday morning, reported … Read more

Pregnant Kate Lawler reveals her waters have broken and she’s in hospital preparing to give birth

‘It’s finally happening!’ Pregnant Kate Lawler reveals her waters have broken and she’s in hospital preparing to give birth to her first child days ahead of her due date By Ellie Phillips For Mailonline Published: 09:51 GMT, 11 February 2021 | Updated: 09:51 GMT, 11 February 2021 Kate Lawler has revealed that her waters have … Read more