Fight at the opera! Theatre staff wear body cameras
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Fight at the opera! Theatre staff wear body cameras

What drama! Audiences at shows such as Dirty Dancing and the Tina Turner musical are so raucous that theatre staff are now wearing body cameras to deal with…

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Dame Helen Mirren backs calls for BBC to keep free licences
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Dame Helen Mirren backs calls for BBC to keep free licences

Dame Helen Mirren backs calls for BBC to keep free licences for OAPs beause she fears too many old folk will lose contact with the outside world without…

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Britain’s largest rail firm faces £1m fine after passenger is killed
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Britain’s largest rail firm faces £1m fine after passenger is killed

Britain’s largest rail firm faces £1m fine after passenger, 24, was killed leaning out of a window while travelling through south London at 61mphSimon Brown, 24, leant out…

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Railways should be run by a ‘Fat Controller’ rather than Government
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Railways should be run by a ‘Fat Controller’ rather than Government

Railways need to be run by traditional 'Fat Controllers' rather than the Government to improve customer satisfaction, expert warnsFormer British Airways boss Keith Williams rejected Labour calls to…

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Young people are selling goods online instead of finding Saturday jobs
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Young people are selling goods online instead of finding Saturday jobs

Young people are turning their backs on traditional Saturday jobs and selling goods online instead, new research showsTeens are turning their backs on activities such as babysitting and…

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Waitrose axes black plastic trays in boost for recycling
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Waitrose axes black plastic trays in boost for recycling

Waitrose is replacing black plastic trays in its ready-meals with recycled alternatives in latest battle against pollutionWaitrose is planning to replace black ready-meal trays with recycled alternativesBlack trays…

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School books publisher announces plans to go ‘digital first’
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School books publisher announces plans to go ‘digital first’

World's largest school books publisher announces plans to go 'digital first', sparking fears that textbooks are dying outFears that school textbooks could be on the way out were…

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Councils accused of introducing a ‘backdoor rubbish tax’
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Councils accused of introducing a ‘backdoor rubbish tax’

Ministers blast ‘tip tax’ imposed by the back door as one local council charges residents £20 to dump a TOILET SEATAlmost 50 councils levy charges for householders to…

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Mother-of-two’s Whirlpool-made IKEA £375 glass oven door explodes
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Mother-of-two’s Whirlpool-made IKEA £375 glass oven door explodes

Mother-of-two's Whirlpool-made IKEA £375 glass oven door shatters as spokesman admits it 'has a tendency to explode'Emma Clark, 37, said her Whirlpool-made IKEA oven exploded over her floorHot…

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PWC accountant, 24, caught with 1,700 ‘upskirt’ images outside Topshop
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PWC accountant, 24, caught with 1,700 ‘upskirt’ images outside Topshop

'High-flying' PWC accountant, 24, is caught with 1,700 upskirt images after he was spotted behaving suspiciously in Topshop's flagship Oxford Street storeLeon Chan was caught with 1,700 images…

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Unemployment falls to lowest level in 45 YEARS despite Brexit chaos
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Unemployment falls to lowest level in 45 YEARS despite Brexit chaos

Unemployment falls to the lowest level in 45 YEARS and wages surge by the highest rate in a decade since financial crash despite Brexit chaos which saw the…

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Ex-Uber driver is accused of planning ISIS-inspired firearms attack
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Ex-Uber driver is accused of planning ISIS-inspired firearms attack

Ex-Uber driver, 28, is accused of planning ISIS-inspired firearms attack on UK as he practised martial arts and sword skills while sister, 25, 'failed to alert police to…

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Cardiff striker’s father took BB gun to retrieve son’s stolen kit
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Cardiff striker’s father took BB gun to retrieve son’s stolen kit

Cardiff City striker's father donned camouflage jacket and armed himself with BB gun and baseball bat on mission to retrieve his son's stolen football kitElvis Bogle, 60, father…

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ParkingEye fines NHS patient even though she was allowed a free space
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ParkingEye fines NHS patient even though she was allowed a free space

Private parking firm cancels £100 fine wrongly issued to company director who was having NHS scan at the time but STILL insists she pay them £20EXCLUSIVE: Holly Edwards, 34,…

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Family’s £6,800 TUI trip at ‘dream village’ turned into a ‘NIGHTMARE’
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Family’s £6,800 TUI trip at ‘dream village’ turned into a ‘NIGHTMARE’

Family's £6,800 TUI break at 'dream holiday village' in Montenegro turned into a 'NIGHTMARE' after they arrived to stench of sewage, builders, broken fixtures and RAW food in…

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Widow, 86, is punished for ‘saving TOO MUCH of her pension’
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Widow, 86, is punished for ‘saving TOO MUCH of her pension’

Widow, 86, is punished for 'saving TOO MUCH of her pension' as council strips her of £28,000 nest egg after hauling her to court in overpaid benefits rowMary…

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Ex-NHS nurse, 55, died falling down the stairs after drinking wine
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Ex-NHS nurse, 55, died falling down the stairs after drinking wine

Ex-NHS nurse, 55, died falling down the stairs after sharing four bottles of wine, Prosecco, beer and port with her husband during night in, inquest hearsPaula Jefferies, 55,…

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Husband gave wife brain damage after hitting her in with a dumbbell
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Husband gave wife brain damage after hitting her in with a dumbbell

Husband left his wife brain-damaged after smashing her repeatedly in the face with a dumbbell 'because she was nagging him'Aimee Dixon faces a daily struggle to eat after…

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Teenage pupil dies after being hit by train at station after school
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Teenage pupil dies after being hit by train at station after school

Teenage pupil dies in front of fellow students after being hit by train at station on way home from schoolYoungster was hit by a train in Chertsey, Surrey…

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Rapist ‘lied about vasectomy to online date before she fell pregnant’
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Rapist ‘lied about vasectomy to online date before she fell pregnant’

Man on trial for rape, 54, 'lied about having a vasectomy to trick date to sleep with him before she fell pregnant' Jason Lawrance, 54, had been convicted…

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Two brothers die five months apart after BOTH choked to death
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Two brothers die five months apart after BOTH choked to death

Two brothers die five months apart after BOTH choked to death on a piece of meatGwyn Francis, 62, choked while eating steak and chips at the Mill Tavern…

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