IAN LLOYD: The Queen’s tenacity and inner strength will carry her through the coming weeks

Royal biographer IAN LLOYD  ‘Grief is the price we pay for love,’ was the message the Queen sent to New York in the aftermath of the September 11 atrocities. They are words worth remembering at the passing of the man she loved since the age of 13 – and which follows one of the most … Read more

Nikki Grahame cuddles Big Brother ex Pete Bennett in in haunting final photo weeks before her death

Nikki Grahame cuddled up to her Big Brother ex Pete Bennett in a haunting final photo of her shared publicly, after he visited her just weeks before her death aged 38. The star, who alongside Pete rose to fame on the seventh series of Big Brother in 2006, passed away in the early hours of … Read more

Nikki Grahame cuddles Big Brother ex Pete Bennett in sweet snap just weeks before her death

Nikki Grahame cuddled up to her Big Brother ex Pete Bennett in an Instagram snap, after he visited her just weeks before her death from anorexia aged 38. The star, who alongside Pete rose to fame on the seventh series of Big Brother in 2006, passed away in the early hours of Friday morning – … Read more

From Alaa Al Aswany to Ruth Hogan, Haruki Murakami and Rosalie Knecht: This week’s best new fiction 

From Alaa Al Aswany’s searing account to Madame Burova by Ruth Hogan, a semi-surreal collection by Haruki Murakami and Rosalie Knecht’s latest, this week’s best new fiction By Max Davidson and Eithne Farry and Anthony Gardner and John Williams Published: 22:01 BST, 10 April 2021 | Updated: 22:01 BST, 10 April 2021 The Republic Of … Read more

Mark Wahlberg plans to gain 30 lbs in SIX weeks for a new role which will see him again play a boxer

Mark Wahlberg plans to gain 30 pounds in just SIX weeks for a new role which will see him again play a boxer… after his Oscar nominated The Fighter By Dan Heching For Dailymail.com Published: 18:48 BST, 10 April 2021 | Updated: 18:48 BST, 10 April 2021 He is an Academy Award-nominated actor and producer, … Read more

Best friends who launched a baby gift business just weeks into the first lockdown

Friends who launched a gifting marketplace for children and parents just weeks into the first lockdown are now turning over £41,000 a month thanks to support from fans including Ferne McCann and Stacey Solomon. Laura McBride, 30, and Laura Boswell, 30, from Essex, launched BabyChum, an online marketplace for mother and baby gifts, on 12 … Read more

Woman reveals how she transformed her body in just FOUR weeks

A woman who spent years battling ‘eating issues’ has revealed the diet and exercise regime she followed to build muscle in just seven months.  Amelia Goldsmith, 23, from Berkshire, struggled with her weight and body image for years after developing an unhealthy relationship with food when she was a child. Having enrolled in dance classes … Read more

Mother-of-two, 35, claims she suffered a blood clot in her lungs weeks after AstraZeneca jab

A mother-of-two claims she suffered a blood clot in her lungs after having the first dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine – and doctors have told her not to take the second jab. Beckie Wilson, 35, from Stoke-on-Trent, had her first dose on March 11 but says she quickly began to experience a shortness of breath. … Read more

Deliveroo shares stage mini fightback after last week’s float disaster

Deliveroo shares stage mini fightback after last week’s float disaster despite UK-wide strikes over pay and conditions By Matt Oliver For The Daily Mail Published: 21:51 BST, 7 April 2021 | Updated: 21:51 BST, 7 April 2021 Deliveroo shares staged a mini fightback as they traded freely for the first time following what has been … Read more

Britons advised to allow 10 WEEKS for passport applications

Scramble for passports: Government warns holidaymakers it will take 10 WEEKS for applications thanks to 2020 backlog and PM’s promise of cheap testing scheme to kickstart foreign flights Passport Office has said Brits should now allow up to 10 weeks for applications It said there had been a ‘significant drop’ in applications during the pandemic … Read more