Flu jab shortage sees thousands of over-65s 'turned away' by GPs and chemists all over England

Patients have been repeatedly turned away by GPs and chemists. And though fresh supplies should be available next week, there are fears many elderly people will not bother returning. Shortages have been recorded in many areas including Bristol, Kent, Devon, West Sussex, Essex, Derbyshire, Middlesbrough and Liverpool. Sources told the Daily Mail the latest vaccine, called Fluad, is more effective […]

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Rory Lobb sees room to grow at Dockers

Former GWS ruckman Rory Lobb is happy with his decision to join Fremantle, saying he feels there is more room for him to grow at the Dockers than at reigning premiers West Coast. Lobb will play alongside former Demon Jesse Hogan in a new-look Fremantle forward line. Rory Lobb picked Fremantle for the opportunity to play as a forward rather […]

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Brexit sees huge spike in Briton’s applying for German citizenship

Brexit spurs boom in applications for German passports from descendants of Jewish refugees who fled the Nazis Been 40-fold increase in special legal provision to apply for German citizenship Britons whose relatives fled the Nazis can apply for citizenship under the ruling Many of those who have applied for German citizenship have Jewish heritage  Huge numbers of Britons whose relatives […]

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Pakistan vs Australia sees one of the most bizarre run-outs ever… as Azhar Ali and Asad Shafiq stop for a chat in the middle of the pitch

Azhar Ali was forced to trudge back to the dressing room after throwing away his wicket in the most incredible of circumstances. The hosts' No3 edged veteran Aussie Peter Siddle through the slip cordon, with the ball trundling towards the boundary. But the slow nature of the pitch in Abu Dhabi saw the ball grind to a halt inches before […]

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UK weather sees wet weekend before 80mph Storm Leslie batters Britain with wind and rain next week

The grey and misty skies will give way to balmy temperatures of up to 20C in the South today and tomorrow but rain is expected across the country this weekend. Hurricane Leslie is lashing the Atlantic with 80mph winds right now and the Met Office has warned it will throw low pressure systems, gales and rain our way next week. […]

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Firefighters order 100 families to flee homes as huge fire breaks out

Firefighters order 100 families to flee their homes as huge fire breaks out at a car workshop in Weymouth More than 100 houses and flats in Weymouth, Dorset, evacuated just after 5am Police officers knocked on doors, rang bells and shouted out to rouse families Firefighters were called to a car workshop blaze and found some gas cylinders Dorset and […]

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‘Riot’ shuts down Sheffield school after mass brawl breaks out

‘Riot’ shuts down Sheffield school after ‘mass brawl breaks out between more than 100 pupils’ Police were called to a ‘riot’ at a secondary school in South Yorkshire today  Emergency services rushed to Fir Vale School in Sheffield following ‘reports of an altercation between a group of students’ More than 15 police cars, including dog teams, were on the scene […]

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Sweden election sees gains for far-right, anti-immigrant party

Voters make their choice in Stockholm Sunday.  (Hanna Franzen/TT News Agency via AP) Voters in Sweden handed the ruling Social Democrats their worst result in decades Sunday, while the far-right Sweden Democrats were projected to become the third-largest party in Stockholm’s parliament. With almost all the ballots counted, the Social Democrats had emerged as the largest party but had just […]

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NFL regular season opener sees no kneeling during national anthem

Recent NFL turbulence chronicled in new book 'Big Game' author Mark Leibovich details his four years spent deep inside the National Football League on 'Fox & Friends.' The NFL’s regular season officially kicked off on Thursday night but the controversial protests that have accompanied the league appeared muted. No players from the Philadelphia Eagles or the Atlanta Falcons were seen […]

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