Entire BATE squad cost less than Ozil's weekly wages and aren't on Fifa 19 as incredible facts emerge over minnows following Arsenal win

Every week Mesut Ozil earns at the Emirates almost TWICE as much money Bate pay their whole squad – who had not played a competitive game since December prior to the match. Arsenal suffered a huge blow to their Champions League hopes after they were beaten by Bate on Thursday night – despite Unai Emery selecting a strong line-up for […]

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London Garden Bridge cost taxpayers £43million before it was scrapped

Failed London Garden Bridge project backed by Boris Johnson and Joanna Lumley cost taxpayers £43million before it was scrapped Transport for London spent £24m and £19m came from Department of Transport London mayor Sadiq Khan killed off the controversial bridge plan in August 2017 Designing the structure cost £9million and project’s executives received £1.7m Boris Johnson’s failed London Garden Bridge […]

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Government shutdown 'cost US economy $11 BILLION' – double the price of Trump’s border wall

According to the Congressional Budget Office America’s economy lost the sum during the five-week period of the longest shutdown in US history. Around 800,000 government workers went without pay after the President and Congress reached an impasse over a new funding bill. The key sticking point was Trump’s demand that Congress include $5.7bn to build a wall along the Mexican […]

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Death tax hikes will cost charities at least £10million a year

Death tax hikes will cost charities at least £10million a year, ministers told Cost of securing probate, legal control of relative’s estate, increasing in April Around 280,000 families a year will have to pay more than current £215 fees  If size of estate diminishes due to increased fees, charity donations will also fall A new ‘death tax’ will cost charities […]

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Burns' blunders cost Bath chance of win over Toulouse

Bath's Freddie Burns may have wished the Recreation Ground pitch could have swallowed him up after a nightmarish three minutes against Toulouse in a European Champions Cup match that condemned his team to a 22-20 defeat on Saturday. The hosts were trailing by two points in their opening European game against the four-time champions with seven minutes to play when […]

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Curbing climate change will cost the world £1.8trillion every year

Curbing climate change will cost the world £1.8TRILLION every year for two decades, UN-backed report claims The money will be need for new energy infrastructure from wind and solar Energy would need to be stored and technologies capture excess CO2  Other costs will be from the effect of rising sea levels devastating coastlines  Stopping climate change will cost the world £1.8trillion […]

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Jadon Sancho could cost Premier League clubs £100million next summer as giants circle Borussia Dortmund star

Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea and Tottenham are all thought to be keen on the ex-Manchester City teenager. Sancho, 18, has been in supreme form for the German giants this season, racking up the assists as he earned his first-ever England call-up. Dortmund are thought to be aware of interest from the Premier League and are bracing themselves for a […]

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Taxes make up more than half the cost of domestic flights in Britain

Taxes make up more than half the cost of some domestic flights in Britain, research finds Passengers are charged air passenger duty (APD) on each leg from a UK airport Study calculated the duty as a proportion of 18 fares booked on September 11 EasyJet return flights for London Stansted to Glasgow and Edinburgh, each costing £45, were the highest […]

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Cost of high street cappuccino up 20 per cent despite low bean prices

Cost of high street cappuccino up 20 per cent despite bean prices the lowest in SEVEN years  Barista bandits! Cost of high street cappuccino up 20 per cent despite bean prices the lowest in SEVEN years Research by MoS found price of coffee beans has plunged 67 per cent since 2011 But a ‘tall’ cappuccino in Starbucks has risen from […]

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