How good is YOUR spelling? Tricky quiz challenges players to identify the correct word

How good is YOUR spelling? Multiple choice quiz that challenges you to fill in the blanks will put your knowledge to the test A tricky new multiple choice quiz puts your spelling ability to the test  Shared on US trivia site Playbuzz, it features 20 words often spelled incorrectly  Many people have struggled to achieve … Read more How good is YOUR spelling? Tricky quiz challenges players to identify the correct word

Hilarious pictures of people who should not be left alone with electronics

Not such a bright spark! Hilarious snaps capture disasters with technology – including placing an electric kettle on the stove These pictures from around the world show people struggling with technology  One grandmother used a magnifying glass on her phone instead of zooming  Another person melted the corner of their flat screen TV with a … Read more Hilarious pictures of people who should not be left alone with electronics

No competition for 99% of Covid contracts, study reveals

No competition for 99% of Covid contracts: Only one in 100 deals given to firms in government’s £17.3billion pandemic response was put out to tender, says study Out of £17.3bn of new contracts, £17.2bn was handed out without competition Where contracts had competitive tender, it shaved 2.5% off cost to the taxpayer  By Martin Robinson, Chief … Read more No competition for 99% of Covid contracts, study reveals

Report: One in SIX children struggling with mental health due to school closures and Covid lockdown

One in SIX children are now struggling with their mental health because of school closures and Covid-19 lockdown, new report says Report has urged government to set out roadmap to help schools reopen It said teenagers and children are losing their way in the coronavirus pandemic Children’s Commissioner reported a spike in referrals to NHS … Read more Report: One in SIX children struggling with mental health due to school closures and Covid lockdown

Britain will be lashed by SEVEN inches of snow and heavy downpours from today

Parts of Britain could be blanketed with up to seven inches of snow in the coming days, and a band of heavy rain could also trigger flooding, forecasters said. Yellow weather warnings for ‘heavy snow’ have been issued by the Met Office, covering much of Scotland and parts of northern England. Forecasters said snowy conditions … Read more Britain will be lashed by SEVEN inches of snow and heavy downpours from today

Ted Cruz claims John Kerry is ‘out-of-touch’ with blue-collar workers

Senator Ted Cruz (TX-R) claimed that climate czar John Kerry was ‘out-of-touch’ when making comments about blue-collar workers who were no longer working on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline.  Cruz – who himself, is still in hot water given his connection to the insurrectionist at the Capitol – appeared on Fox News Primetime on Wednesday … Read more Ted Cruz claims John Kerry is ‘out-of-touch’ with blue-collar workers

Arsenal and Manchester City dealt a blow in their pursuit of Lyon’s Houssem Aouar

Arsenal and Manchester City dealt a blow in their pursuit of Lyon’s Houssem Aouar with ‘Juventus set to open talks with the highly-rated Frenchman over a summer transfer’ Juventus are set to open talks with in-demand Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar It will be a blow for Arsenal and Manchester City, who were both keen on … Read more Arsenal and Manchester City dealt a blow in their pursuit of Lyon’s Houssem Aouar

Mooney Mooney, NSW; autistic 13 year old Leif Courtney has been found

Missing 13-year-old Lief Courtney has been found on a houseboat on the Mooney Mooney river.    Search volunteers reportedly hugged one another as someone shouted out the autistic teenager had been found.      His frantic family raised the alarm shortly after he was last seen at around 7.30pm and spent the night looking for ‘Leify’ with the … Read more Mooney Mooney, NSW; autistic 13 year old Leif Courtney has been found

Couple hire Sydney treasure hunter to track down valuable wedding ring lost at the beach

When Daniel Verguizas lost his wedding band at the beach on Australia Day he was certain the beloved ring he’d purchased in Norway was gone forever. His beautiful wife Ingerlise Svaleng, 40, was far from impressed with his absent-mindedness, so he decided to employ the services of a Sydney treasure hunter in a last-ditch bid … Read more Couple hire Sydney treasure hunter to track down valuable wedding ring lost at the beach

Double Olympic champion Helen Glover aims to be the first mother to make GB rowing team in Tokyo

Helen Glover is a mum on a mission – double Olympic champion aims to be first mother to make the GB rowing team after Covid postponement opened the door for a sensational return in Tokyo this summer Glover has had three children, Logan and twins Kit and Bo, since Rio 2016 The double Olympic champion … Read more Double Olympic champion Helen Glover aims to be the first mother to make GB rowing team in Tokyo