Chaos at Stansted for a third day as Ryanair cancels MORE flights and Britain's wild weather wreaks havoc across Europe

Chaos at Stansted for a third day as Ryanair cancels MORE flights and Britain's wild weather wreaks havoc across Europe

Thunderstorms coupled with strikes in several European countries led to scores of flights being cancelled on Friday night and Saturday, as "knock-on" disruption continued to be felt today. More than 20 flights have have been grounded so far – with many of…

Chocolate lovers in a frenzy as Brit holidaymaker spots rare Cadbury Dream bar for sale in Malaysia years after they were controversially pulled from UK shelves

Chocolate lovers in a frenzy as Brit holidaymaker spots rare Cadbury Dream bar for sale in Malaysia years after they were controversially pulled from UK shelves

Reddit user AnnieIWillKnow sent chocoholics into a frenzy when she posted a picture of the infamous bar which was cruelly scrapped from British shelves a few years ago. The hungry tourist said she spotted the rare white chocolate treat in Kuala Lumpur…

Universities slammed for giving 25% of students unconditional offers

Universities slammed for giving 25% of students unconditional offers

Universities under fire as a quarter of students are handed unconditional offers regardless of their A-level grades Universities minister accused them of ‘putting bums on seats’ not on merit  Almost 68,000 unconditional offers have been made to 18-year-olds in England It means…

Ireland's PM has been branded 'mad' for threatening to stop British planes flying over Ireland as revenge for Brexit

Ireland's PM has been branded 'mad' for threatening to stop British planes flying over Ireland as revenge for Brexit

In a Brexit strop, Irish PM Leo Varadkar said it would be a response to Theresa May cutting Irish fishermen’s access to our waters. The extreme action would be a tit for tat punishment for the Theresa May cutting Irish fishermen’s access…

Jeremy Hunt replaces Boris Johnson as UK Foreign Secretary

Jeremy Hunt replaces Boris Johnson as UK Foreign Secretary

London: Theresa May has moved to shore up her position following the shock resignation of Boris Johnson with the appointment of Jeremy Hunt as the new Foreign Secretary. Johnson plunged the government into crisis after he announced he was quitting with a…

UK weather forecast – England fans to boil in 33C on hottest day of the year as they cheer on Three Lions against Sweden

UK weather forecast – England fans to boil in 33C on hottest day of the year as they cheer on Three Lions against Sweden

As football fans set up barbecues and stock up on food and drink, temperatures in England could soar up to 33C – the hottest of the year. Britons have endured a glorious heat wave over the past few weeks and the temperatures…

Environmentally friendly plastic made from straw could soon be used

Environmentally friendly plastic made from straw could soon be used

Environmentally friendly plastic made from straw could soon be used in disposable bottles and packaging A form of environmentally friendly plastic made from straw could soon be used in disposable bottles and other packaging after a breakthrough by British scientists. They have…

Life in ‘crack city’ with the lowest burglary detection rates in the UK – where knife-wielding thugs roam at will

Life in ‘crack city’ with the lowest burglary detection rates in the UK – where knife-wielding thugs roam at will

And many who live in the area, dubbed "Crack City"  by locals, feel let down by the very people meant to protect them. "The police just don't bother with this area," said Brian Sturgeon, 68. "If you report something it can take…

UK weather forecast predicts up to EIGHT heatwaves as train tracks buckle, wildfires rage and Met Office issues health warning amid 32C scorcher

UK weather forecast predicts up to EIGHT heatwaves as train tracks buckle, wildfires rage and Met Office issues health warning amid 32C scorcher

Brits could see soaring temperatures of 32C today, which would beat the hottest day of the year yesterday by some degrees. Train tracks buckled, fires raged through scorched moorland and overheating people struggled to sleep last night, and forecasters have predicted the…

Tesla electric cars may be no greener than petrol vehicles

Tesla electric cars may be no greener than petrol vehicles

Electric Teslas may be no greener than petrol and diesel cars despite being marketed as the world’s most environmentally friendly vehicles Energy used to build Teslas and generate electricity for them is equal to petrol Battery-powered cars such as Teslas are charged…

Japanese zigzag sawflies are feasting on British elm trees

Japanese zigzag sawflies are feasting on British elm trees

‘Pest of Zorro’ attacks trees: Zigzag sawfly from Japan is feasting on British elms and leaving its distinct Z-shaped trail of destruction UK elm tree population has already been devastated by Dutch elm disease  But now the zigzag elm sawfly could leave…

Canada legalises cannabis for recreational use as thousands of Brits urge Theresa May to change laws on medical use of the drug

Canada legalises cannabis for recreational use as thousands of Brits urge Theresa May to change laws on medical use of the drug

The Cannabis Act was approved in a 52-29 vote in the Senate and could be in place as early as September this year. What has changed to Canadian law? It makes Canada the first G7 country to legalise the drug's recreational use…