Tag Archives: The Mirror

'It's wrong that I can't feed myself': Gulf War veteran on zero-hours contract can't afford to eat for THREE DAYS

The man is sobbing into filthy, scarred hands, a terrible sound, his body heaving. He is sitting on a plastic chair inside a cramped Portacabin on the edge of a car park, surrounded by empty crates. “When did you last eat?” volunteer Dennis Spicer, 77, asks, handing him a cheese sandwich and a polystyrene cup of tea. The man starts ...

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EuroMillions results: Winning numbers on Tuesday, April 25 with £37m jackpot up for grabs

The EuroMillions draw has now taken place and you could be taking home £37 MILLION. If you bought a ticket, you can check your numbers below. Good luck! Tonight’s National Lottery Euromillions winning numbers are: 11, 09, 32, 19, 43 and the Lucky Stars are: 03, 09. Millionaire Maker Selection: – 3 UK millionaires have been created MCZH91295 ZCZK13863 VCZJ20918 ...

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Puzzling footage shows fish swim about almost completely transparent – and here's why

Baffling footage has emerged of fish swimming around almost completely transparent. Video released by science experts appear to show how eels develop glass-like bodies after a combination of different body features. Firstly, the clip explains how some fish experience a leptocephalus larval stage during which they become flat and transparent. The process affects more than 800 species including the garden, ...

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Wolves vs Huddersfield LIVE score and goal updates from Championship clash

Huddersfield Town can secure their place in the Championship playoffs with victory at Molineux against Wolves this evening. The Terriers head to the Midlands knowing three points will seal their place in the end of season lottery. However, defeat will leave their place in the top six still in question – they currently sit five points clear of seventh-placed Leeds ...

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Edinson Cavani signs new three-year PSG contract amid Premier League interest

Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani has committed his future to the Ligue 1 side penning a new three-year contract. The forward’s new deal will see him stay at the Parc des Princes until the summer of 2020 and ends any Premier League interest. Arsenal, Manchester United and Liverpool have all been linked with moves for Uruguayan Cavani who has enjoyed ...

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Mum causes uproar with viral Facebook post about why she teaches her son NOT to share

A mum’s Facebook post about why she teaches her son not to share his toys has divided opinion across the world. Alanya Kolberg, of Springfield, Missouri, in the US, explained her parenting philosophy on social media after her son, Carson, was “approached by at least six boys” in their local park. The children allegedly “demanded” that the Carson hand over ...

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Ivanka Trump booed as she defends father as "tremendous champion" for families at G20 women's summit

Ivanka Trump was booed as she defended his father’s attitude towards women and hailed him as a “tremendous champion of supporting families”. The first daughter faced jeers from an unsympathetic audience as she attended the G20 women’s summit in Berlin alongside German Chancellor Angela Merkel , IMF head Christine Lagarde and others. Trump, 35, was participating in a panel discussion ...

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Fatcat British Gas boss whines price cap would see energy provider losing money

The whingeing boss of British Gas today moaned an energy price cap would mean it lost money. Iain Conn blasted the Tories’ plan, expected to be included in its election manifesto, which it is claimed will save the average household £100 a year. The Conservatives have been attacked for stealing Labour’s 2015 promise to tackle soaring energy prices. Mr Conn ...

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Traffic warden run over by car he was trying to ticket in horrifying video captured by body cameras

Horrifying footage captured by body cameras shows a traffic warden being run down as he tried to ticket a car. The warden,, is heard yelling “Ouch” and “Jesus wept” after he went over the bonnet of the Vauxhall Omega driven by Michael Johnson. A court heard that Mr Drury was run down by the teenage driver as he sped off ...

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Brit savaged by shark jets home to UK but faces week apart from hubby who fought off man-eater

A woman whose hubby saved her from a shark by punching the man-eater faces an agonising week 3,000 miles from him. British expat Frankie Gonsalves was attacked off Ascension Island in the South Atlantic. The 40-year-old will catch a Medevac flight to St Mary’s Hospital in London – but there is no room for hero Dean, 40, and their kids ...

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