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  • 3 weeks Travel insurance could be a problem after no-deal Brexit Metro
    A no-deal Brexit could mean holiday chaos after several leading insurance companies said they could not guarantee cover for disruption caused if we crash out of the bloc. The Government has told travellers to check directly with their insurance companies but five out of the big seven have since confirmed there could be uncertainty. The news was uncovered by the Liberal Democrats, who said people thinking of booking holidays after March 29 would be worried. Check your travel insurance before you head off on your spring break (Picture: Getty) The party’s Brexit spokesman Tom Brake said: ‘Just when people are ... more
  • 3 weeks Natalia Dyer and Stranger Things boyfriend Charlie Heaton look all loved up at Velvet Buzzsaw premiere Metro -10Ment
    Natalia Dyer and Stranger Things boyfriend Charlie Heaton look all loved up (Picture: Getty Images) Natalia Dyer and her Stranger Things boyfriend Charlie Heaton were a vision of love at the Velvet Buzzsaw premiere. The 22-year-old, who is best known for her role as Nancy Wheeler in the Netflix Sci-fi drama, has ventured into a new project – and it seems her beau couldn’t be more proud. Wrapping his arm around the actress, Charlie beamed into the camera as the pair graced their fans on the red carpet. It seemed the loved up couple had planned their outfits to match, ... more
  • 3 weeks Manchester United offer Juan Mata new deal amid Arsenal transfer interest Metro -Sport
    Manchester United have offered Arsenal target Juan Mata a new contract (Picture: Getty) Manchester United have reportedly offered Juan Mata a new deal to stay on at Old Trafford in an attempt to fend off Arsenal’s advances. Mata is out of contract at the end of the season and the 30-year-old midfielder is weighing up a summer move to increase his chances of regular playing time. The Spain international has only made two Premier League starts under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Arsenal are interested in signing him on a free transfer ahead of the 2019/20 campaign. However, United are keen ... more
  • 3 weeks The X Factor ‘trying to fit auditions around Robbie Williams’ Las Vegas residency so he doesn’t miss shows’ Metro -10Ment
    Robbie Williams’ Las Vegas residency could clash with The X Factor filming dates (Picture: ITV/REX) The X Factor are apparently considering rejigging the auditions this year so Robbie Williams doesn’t miss any shows. Robbie had to be replaced by music legend Nile Rodgers for two shows in order to fulfill touring commitments he made before joining The X Factor. The singer’s Las Vegas residency – which takes place in June – could potentially clash with audition dates this summer, and producers aren’t keen on bringing in a guest judge again. There’s talk of ‘ripping up the schedule entirely’ to work ... more
  • 3 weeks Is Arsenal vs Cardiff on TV? Channel, live stream, time, odds and team news Metro -Sport
    Unai Emery is looking to bounce back from FA Cup defeat (Picture: Getty Images) It will be a difficult and emotional game on Tuesday night as Arsenal host Cardiff in the first match since the disappearance of new Bluebirds signing Emiliano Sala. Cardiff boss Neil Warnock has described what a testing time it has been for him and his players and there will be tributes paid to the Argentine before the match. While the football seems trivial after recent events, Arsenal are looking to bounce back after FA Cup defeat to Manchester United on Friday, while Cardiff have just one ... more
  • 3 weeks Sorry, ARMY – BTS aren’t making a comeback in April as Big Hit denies new MV is on its way Metro -10Ment
    BTS aren’t coming back just yet (Picture: Anthony Kwan/Getty Images) We’re so excited about the prospect of a BTS comeback that any rumour of new music will whip us into a frenzy. But sadly, the last rumours about a new MV from the boys is untrue. Big Hit Entertainment has denied that the Fake Love singers are making a comeback in April or May, after reports claimed they were seen recording a new music video. A report in Korea alleged that RM, Jin, Jimin, J-Hope, Jungkook, V and Suga were seen filming a music video in Namyangju in South Korea, ... more
  • 3 weeks ‘He’s going nowhere’ Willian insists Callum Hudson-Odoi is staying at Chelsea Metro -Sport
    Callum Hudson-Odoi wants to leave Chelsea (Picture: Getty) Chelsea star Willian insists Callum Hudson-Odoi will stay at Stamford Bridge and can become ‘one of the best’ players in the world at the club. The teenager handed in a transfer request earlier this month in a bid to force through his move to Bayern Munich. The Bundesliga giants have had three bids rejected for the winger, with the last offer believed to be close to £40million. Hudson-Odoi has just 18 months remaining on his deal in west London but Chelsea are unwilling to let him leave this month. Hudson-Odoi has 18 ... more
  • 3 weeks Is Man Utd vs Burnley on TV? Channel, live stream, time, odds and team news Metro -Sport
    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking to keep up his winning run as Man Utd boss (Picture: Getty Images) Manchester United are aiming to win a ninth straight match under the leadership of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer when they host Burnley in the Premier League on Tuesday night. The Norwegian has won every single game since taking over as interim manager at Old Trafford and is expected to keep that run going against the Clarets. The Red Devils are now within three points of the top four, chasing Arsenal and Chelsea ahead of them in the division. Burnley are unbeaten in four ... more
  • 3 weeks Grammys issue statement insisting ‘no legitimacy’ to leaked winners list Metro -10Ment
    Will Cardi will the coveted record of the year gong? (Picture: Getty Images) The Grammys have issued a statement confirming there is ‘no legitimacy’ to an alleged list of winners which is circulating online. A Twitter account posted the list of so-called winners on Monday, and claimed the picture had come from an ‘archived version of the webpage’.
  • 3 weeks Body of girl, 16, found in derelict building as man is arrested for murder Metro
    A man has been arrested after the body of a 16-year-old girl was found in a derelict building, Greater Manchester Police said. Officers were called at around 9.25am on Monday following reports that the teenager was missing from her home in Prestwich, Bury. At around 9.45am the force received a second call saying she had been found dead in a derelict building near to Brookside Drive in Kersal, Salford. Officers were called at around 9.25am on Monday to reports that the teenager was missing from her home Police said the cause of death is yet to be established, but a ... more
  • 3 weeks Police deny ‘controlling people’s thoughts’ in row over transgender limerick Metro
    A police force has defended taking action after questioning a man who liked a limerick on social media. Harry Miller, 53, says he spoke to officers for half an hour over the derogatory poem which included the line: ‘Your breasts are made of silicone, your vagina goes nowhere.’ He claims the officer on the phone told him he was investigating a report of ‘hate speech’ after an unnamed complainant contacted the force. Harry Miller said police wanted to know his ‘thinking’ for liking the limerick on Twitter (Picture: Lincolnshire Live / BPM Media) Mr Miller said on Twitter: ‘Cop said ... more
  • 3 weeks Piers Morgan reveals he’s taking next two weeks off Good Morning Britain – rebrands the show Metro -10Ment
  • 3 weeks Blac Chyna ‘attacked’ by new boyfriend after ‘bailing on daughter Dream’ for trip to Hawaii Metro -10Ment
    Police were called to Blac Chyna and Kid Buu after she left Rob holding the baby (Picture: Instagram/Getty) Blac Chyna is not having a very good week. Amid claims that she bailed on quality time with her daughter Dream for a holiday to Hawaii, it has now been alleged that police were called to her hotel after a violent fight broke out between Chyna and her new boyfriend Kid Buu. Rob Kardashian had been looking after Dream as per the pair’s current agreement but it has been claimed that he realised Chyna had gone MIA when he couldn’t get in ... more
  • 3 weeks Mum’s praise for daughter who stood between her and ex as he stabbed her Metro
    A daughter has been praised with saving her mother’s life by getting in the way during an attack. Beata Karchnakova, 36, believes she would have died had it not been for her daughter’s bravery. The youngster repeatedly got in the way of Safet Hasanovic, 46, as he slashed at Beata during a 20-minute knife attack. Beata Karchnakova credits her daughter with saving her life following a brutal attack in her own home (Picture: BPM) She was stabbed several times by her ex partner who broke into her home in the early hours of the morning (Picture: BPM) He had broken ... more
  • 3 weeks Gregg Wallace is showcasing his abs with topless selfies again after huge weight loss Metro -10Ment
    Gregg Wallace is back in the gym (Picture: Rex/Instagram) Gregg Wallace has showcased his weight loss transformation once again in gym selfies which show off his toned physique. The 54-year-old Masterchef presenter previously documented his fitness journey on social media last year to much praise, bringing attention to his ripped back as he gets ‘stronger and older’. Wallace has now given a fresh update with a picture lifting up his shirt, writing on Instagram: ‘Sunday morning. Alone in a gym. Gregg is back showing off his abs (Picture: Instagram) ‘Abbs n light cardio. Under 13 st!! [sic]’ Wallace decided to ... more
  • 3 weeks Celine Dion insists she ‘is single’ and that late husband Rene Angelil will always be ‘the man in my life’ Metro -10Ment
    Celine insists Pepe is not ‘THE man in my life’ (Picture: Getty Images) Celine Dion has insisted she is single after being pictured with new friend Pepe Munoz in the years since the passing of her husband. ‘The press said, “Oh my God, Rene just passed and now there’s another man”. Yeah, there’s another man in my life but not THE man in my life,’ said the 50-year-old icon, who will perform in London in 2019 for the first time in years. The pair have been pals for years (Picture: Getty Images) Pepe, 36, has been a dancer with Celine ... more
  • 3 weeks Moment man who called himself Mr World is caught trying to meet girl, 14, for sex Metro
    This is the moment a pervert who called himself ‘Mr World’ during online conversations was snared by paedophile hunters after arranging to meet a 14-year-old girl. Alistair Brown, 36, sent messages to the schoolgirl’s profile over social media site Whisper and said he wanted to film them having sex. Newcastle Crown Court heard he had actually been duped by paedophile hunters Guardians of the North.
  • 3 weeks iPhone bug lets users eavesdrop on other people when calling them on FaceTime Metro -Tech
    Apple iPhone users are being warned of a bug that allows eavesdropping on their devices through the FaceTime app. The software glitch reportedly allows a caller to hear audio from a target device before they either pick up or reject the call. The bug is said to affect devices using versions of iOS 12.1 or later and was first reported by the website 9to5mac. Apple said they were working on a fix that would be released later this week (Picture: Getty) The website said that calls have to be made in a particular way in order to exploit the glitch. ... more
  • 3 weeks Met Office weather forecast for 4ins of snow and widespread ice across UK Metro
    Up to 10cm of snow could fall on higher ground as temperatures drop across large parts of the UK this week. Weather warnings for snow and ice have been issued by the Met Office and flurries were reported in Glasgow overnight. Around 0.4in to 1.2in (1cm-3cm) could accumulate on lower-lying levels, with the possibility of 2in to 4in (5cm-10cm) falling on higher ground, Marco Petagna from the Met Office said.
  • 3 weeks Dame Barbara Windsor in need of ’24-hour care’ as Alzheimer’s worsens Metro -10Ment
    Babs now has 24-hour care (Picture: Rex) Dame Barbara Windsor is now in need of 24-hour care as her dementia continues to worsen. Her husband Scott Mitchell revealed the news, admitting he often ‘felt very guilty’ about leaving her until he realised ‘it is so important for me to have that little bit of rest from the situation’. ‘I could be stuck in the house for two or three days,’ he said. ‘But I also realised it is so important for me to have that little bit of rest from the situation — otherwise you can’t keep strong. You need ... more
  • 3 weeks Amber Peat, 13, hanged herself after storming out in row with mum about chores Metro
    A schoolgirl who was found hanged after a family argument was only reported missing to police by her parents nearly eight hours after she stormed out, an inquest heard. Amber Peat’s body was found three days after she went missing from her home after a row with her mother over household chores. Nottingham Coroner’s Court heard the argument was about cleaning a cool box which was used to store food on a recent family holiday in Cornwall – where the 13-year-old had hatched plans to run away with her cousin. Amber Peat’s body was found three days after she stormed ... more
  • 3 weeks Brexit on a knife-edge as Theresa May tries to get support with Irish backstop changes Metro
    Theresa May faces a crucial day in the Commons that could carve the shape of Brexit, with fewer than 60 days remaining until the UK is due to leave the EU. Amid an ongoing revolt among backbenchers and her DUP allies, the Prime Minister has swung behind a motion amendment that would allow her to go back to Brussels and seek changes to the Irish border backstop. She will whip MPs to support the amendment tabled by 1922 Committee chairman Sir Graham Brady, which states that Parliament would be willing to support the Withdrawal Agreement reached with the EU if ... more
  • 3 weeks Man in his 60s arrested for harassing Muslim schoolgirls saying they should be sterilised Metro
    A man who allegedly followed a group of Muslim girls and hurled racist abuse at them has been arrested. The man, who is believed to be in his 60s, was taken into custody after footage emerged of a group of girls walking along a street in East London. A voice can be heard calling them ‘c**ts’ and telling them they should be injected in order to ‘burn their ovaries out’ so they ‘can’t multiply’.
  • 3 weeks Fetty Wap and Alexis Skyy’s one-year-old daughter is ‘doing good’ after emergency brain surgery Metro -10Ment
    Fetty Wap and Alexis Sky are staying by their daughter’s side while she’s in hospital Fetty Wapp and Alexis Skyy’s daughter Alaiya Grace is ‘doing good’ after brain surgery. It was reported on Monday that the one-year-old was rushed to hospital this weekend after she began vomiting on a flight from Atlanta to New York. Fetty and Alexis are now by their baby’s side after she came out of emergency surgery to repair an implant that helps drain blood and fluids from the brain, TMZ reports. Alexis gave an update on the little girl’s condition on Monday night when she ... more
  • 3 weeks Katie Price says Harvey asked for his own Instagram account just like his brother Junior and other teenagers Metro -10Ment
    Katie and her son Harvey will be posting things he loves on social media (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images) Katie Price says her son Harvey wants an Instagram account just like his brother and his friends. The mum-of-five has further explained the importance of giving her son the opportunity to post about the things he loves, two days after setting up his first social media profile, Mr Harvey Price. Katie says his new online account reinforces the message of Harvey’s Law by aiming to make sure Harvey is treated just like any other teenager. A representative for the star told ... more
  • 3 weeks Simon Cowell praises his Golden Buzzer act Kechi Okwuchi after America’s Got Talent: The Champions Metro -10Ment
    Kechi was Monday night’s Golden Buzzer act on AGT: The Champions (Picture: NBC/America’sGotTalent) Simon Cowell has found his personal champion ahead of the America’s Got Talent: The Champions final. The 59-year-old finally pressed his Golden Buzzer for musician Kechi Okwuchi on Monday night, declaring her even more ‘confident and amazing’ than when she first appeared in 2017. Kechi, 28, gave the audience goosebumps with her rendition of Calum Scott and Leona Lewis’s song You Are The Reason, which earned her a fast-track to the final. Explaining his GB choice, Simon told People: ‘Her story really resonated. I always thought she ... more
  • 3 weeks Gemma Collins thinks a ‘blackout’ caused Dancing On Ice fall that’s left her using a wheelchair Metro -10Ment
    Gemma has been left in serious pain by Sunday night’s fall (Picture: Matt Frost/ITV/REX) Gemma Collins’s fate on the ice will be decided on Tuesday by a health professional, and until then the Towie star is using a wheelchair. The 37-year-old’s boyfriend says she’s in so much pain that she is having to be carried, as well as relying on her mother Joan’s chair for the last 24 hours. Insiders at Dancing On Ice are currently attempting to explain what might have caused Gemma’s fall on Sunday night, saying she experienced heart palpitations and low blood sugar right before her ... more
  • 3 weeks Zoe Ball’s son Woody Cook, 18, recalls the moment he told the BBC Radio 2 presenter that he was bisexual Metro -10Ment
    Zoe and her son Woody share an extra special bond (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images) Zoe Ball’s son Woody Cook has given his first interview about being bisexual, admitting that it may be the first time his grandparents find out. But the 18-year-old recalled sitting down to tell BBC Radio 2 host Zoe and her confusion about his history of exclusively dating girls. Speaking to Boys By Girls magazine this month, Zoe and Fat Boy Slim star Norman Cook’s son says he has known about his sexuality for three years, even though he’s yet to date a guy. ... more
  • 3 weeks Michael Caine explains why he ignored warnings that taking gay roles would be career suicide Metro -10Ment
    Caine has spoken about the roles he was told not to take (Photo by George Pimentel/WireImage) He was famed for playing Hollywood’s most notorious ladies’ man in the original version of Alfie. But Michael Caine was still being warned that people would think he was gay if he took on a role of a different sexuality in the late Seventies. In fact, the 85-year-old says he was advised that the move would cost him his career, despite the success of Alfie and The Italian Job. In an interview with Rolling Stone this week, Michael revealed: ‘It was a bit dicey ... more
  • 3 weeks Math genius couple bag $26million after working out how to win the lottery Metro -World
    A retired couple won $26 million by using simple arithmetic to beat the game’s odds. Jerry and Marge Selbee owned a convenience store in Evart, Michigan before they retired and got rich by winning multiple state lottery games over the next six years. Their scheme began in 2003 when Jerry, who graduated college with a degree in mathematics, saw a brochure for a new lottery called Winfall – and realized right away how to beat it. Jerry and Marge Selbee figured out a way to make $26 million with a scheme to game the lottery (Picture: CBS) The game featured ... more
  • 3 weeks Chelsea preparing move for Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic Metro -Sport
    The Croatian could soon become surplus to requirements at Camp Nou (Picture: Getty) Chelsea are preparing a summer move for Barcelona star Ivan Rakitic as they look to finally fill the void left by Cesc Fabregas, according to reports in Spain. Maurizio Sarri has made little secret of his desire to bring in a new midfielder to provide cover and competition for Jorginho, describing the Italian as being ‘in trouble’ against Newcastle recently. However, the club were unsuccessful in their attempts to sign both Cagliari’s Nicolo Barella and Zenit midfielder Leandro Paredes, with the latter expected to join PSG. Sarri ... more
  • 3 weeks Taraji P. Henson cements her star status on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and her Empire is officially complete Metro -10Ment
    Taraji’s star status was cemented on The Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images) Taraji P. Henson ticked off another life goal on Monday when she received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Firmly cementing her star status, the Oscar-nominated actress, 48, claimed the 2,655th star in the Category of Motion Pictures. It was a proud family moment for the Empire actress, who was watched by 24-year-old son Marcell and American footballer fiance Kelvin Hayden, as well as her mother and 94-year-old grandmother. Taraji was joined by Mary J. Blige and director John Singleton ... more
  • 3 weeks Games Inbox: PS1 and PS2 remake requests, Metroid Prime Trilogy demands, and Dragon Ball Super: Broly Metro -10Ment
    Metal Gear Solid – should it get the Resi treatment? The morning Inbox demands a new game based on The Thing, as one reader offers a glimpse into an alternative timeline’s best games of 2018. To join in with the discussions yourself email gamecentral@ukmetro.co.uk  
    Remake factory Have we had one letter yet saying they don’t like Resident Evil? I haven’t seen it if we have and this certainly isn’t going to break the chain. I think we can assume Resident Evil 3 is a given now but what I’m more interested in is other ... more
  • 3 weeks Dancing on Ice’s Jason Gardiner stirs the pot over Gemma Collins fall as he likes fan tweets declaring ‘karma’ Metro -10Ment
    Jason has not been shy to call Gemma a ‘diva’ and slam her performance on the show (Picture: ITV) Dancing On Ice’s Jason Gardiner has appeared to reveal how he truly feels about Gemma Collin’s now iconic on-air fall on Sunday night’s show, but liking posts that declare the move ‘karma’. Jason maintained a dignified level of support for Gemma following the fall on Sunday night’s show, which saw her face plant the ice after a week of gruelling rehearsals to prove him wrong. However, following the show airing, Jason’s been liking a number of tweets that share feelings of ... more
  • 3 weeks Pete Davidson reveals why he quit social media after concerning post: ‘It doesn’t make me very happy’ Metro -10Ment
    Pete admits social media doesn’t make him ‘very happy’ (Picture: Rex) Pete Davidson has spoken honestly about his dislike of social media, admitting that he quit Instagram and Twitter because they don’t make him ‘very happy’. The Saturday Night Live comedian deleted his social media accounts in December after sharing a concerning post stating he no longer ‘wants to be on this Earth anymore’, sparking fears for his mental health. When asked whether he was ‘done with social media’, Pete, 25, told Variety: ‘Yeah, I can’t go on there for obvious reasons,’ perhaps referencing the incident last month. The comedian ... more
  • 3 weeks Arsenal boss Unai Emery reveals he has been promised cash to spend in the summer Metro -Sport
    The Gunners are restricted to only making loan signings this month (Picture: Getty) Unai Emery has reassured Arsenal fans that the club will have money to spend in the summer after the purse strings were tightened during a frustrating January window. The Gunners have been limited to loan signings this month, though are struggling to bring in players; deals for the likes of Denis Suarez and Ivan Perisic have stalled with Arsenal unwilling to commit to an obligatory purchase clause at the end of the loan. Arsenal’s huge wage bill, and the need to offload players, has diluted their spending ... more
  • 3 weeks Thousands more will die of heart attacks or strokes due to Brexit, study says Metro
    Brexit could lead to more deaths from heart attacks and strokes due to rising prices for fruit and vegetables, research has found. Any deal in which the UK leaves the European Union will push up prices, cutting the amount of fresh produce people buy, the study said. But the data indicated a no-deal Brexit will have the worst impact on the nation, with more than 12,000 deaths predicted between 2021 and 2030. A no-deal Brexit was found to have the worst impact on the nation’s health (Picture: PA) The new study, from Imperial College London and the University of Liverpool, ... more
  • 3 weeks Michael Owen’s Premier League predictions, including Man Utd, Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal Metro -Sport
    Michael Owen has made his Premier League predictions (Picture: Getty/PA) After a dramatic weekend of FA Cup football saw a host of Premier League sides drop out of the competition, a return to league action in midweek offers a shot at redemption for many. Liverpool had the weekend off, having been knocked out in the third round, and will be looking to maintain their lead at the top of the table when Leicester City visit Anfield. A resurgent Manchester United are at home to Burnley, Arsenal host Cardiff, Manchester City travel to Newcastle and Chelsea face a tricky test away ... more
  • 3 weeks Shipwrecked morphs into Love Island and nostalgic fans aren’t pleased with the shelter situation Metro -10Ment
    Shipwrecked returned after seven years (Picture: Channel 4) Shipwrecked finally made a return to television screens on Monday night after seven years off screen and viewers aren’t sure about it. The popularity contest show, which first arrived on the scene back in 1999, welcomed nine contestants to the tropical getaway throwing us all back to those T4 days. Well, kind of. Presented by Strictly Come Dancing’s Vick Hope, the Tiger islanders arrived to luxury pre-prepared cabins fitted with lights – yep, a far cry from what the originals were handed back in the day aka pieces of driftwood and some ... more
  • 3 weeks Liverpool dealt huge blow with Virgil van Dijk a major doubt to face Leicester City Metro -Sport
    The Dutch defender has not trained due to illness (Picture: Getty) Liverpool centre-back Virgil van Dijk is still struggling with an illness and the club’s medical team fear he will miss Wednesday night’s clash against Leicester City at Anfield. The Dutch defender has been ever-present for his side this season and has not missed a Premier League match since a trip to Huddersfield last January. However, according to the Liverpool Echo, he still has not returned to training after picking up an illness during last week’s warm-weather training camp in Dubai and Jurgen Klopp is sweating over his availability.