Risk of Covid infection in the double vaccinated increases over time

That’s according to analysis by the Research Institute of Leumit Health Services in Israel Experts who have been tracking the effectiveness of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine have found that the risk of Covid infection increases the longer it is since people had a second dose. The study backs up the need for booster doses to prevent […]

Pet pig hogs the attention on visit to owners care home

Staff at Francis Court care home in Crawley, West Sussex, arranged the unusual visit An animal-loving care home resident has been surprised with a visit from his pet pig. Tony Eaglestone was delighted to see Blanket the pig after staff at Francis Court care home in Crawley, West Sussex, arranged the unusual visit with his […]

Claims that Abramovich bought Chelsea on Putin orders defamatory

It follows a ruling at the High Court Claims that Roman Abramovich bought Chelsea on the instruction of Vladimir Putin have been ruled as defamatory in the High Court. Chelsea owner Abramovich has received early vindication of his continuing law suit against HarperCollins and author Catherine Belton. A ruling from judge Mrs Justice Tipples has […]

Tottenham boss Antonio Conte fearing the worst over Cristian Romero injury

The Argentina defender suffered the problem playing for his country in last week’s World Cup qualifier against Brazil Tottenham boss Antonio Conte fears Cristian Romero’s hamstring injury is “serious”. The Argentina defender suffered the problem playing for his country in last week’s World Cup qualifier against Brazil and a second scan is due later this […]

Bad weed trip killer cleared of murder after admitting manslaughter

It follows the death of 25-year-old university student Lauren Bloomer in November 2020 A cannabis user who stabbed, strangled and ran over his partner during a psychotic episode has been cleared of murder after admitting manslaughter. Jake Notman inflicted more than 30 stab wounds on 25-year-old university student Lauren Bloomer after eating a cannabis brownie […]

Calls to domestic abuse helpline rose 22 during pandemic

That’s according to data from the ONS Calls to the national domestic abuse helpline rose by more than a fifth during the coronavirus pandemic, figures show. There were 49,756 calls to the helpline, run by Refuge, in England over the year to March 2021 – up 22% from the previous year, according to figures released […]

Sheffield United midfielder John Fleck discharged from hospital

He collapsed on the field during Tuesday evening’s 1-0 win at Reading. Sheffield United midfielder John Fleck has been discharged from hospital after collapsing on the field during Tuesday evening’s 1-0 win at Reading. Fleck underwent comprehensive medical examinations and stayed in the Royal Berkshire Hospital overnight for observation. United manager Slavisa Jokanovic expressed relief […]

Kevin Sinfield brushes aside knighthood calls after latest challenge tops 15m

He ran the 101 miles from the home of his new club Leicester Tigers to Headingley inside 24 hours Former Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield brushed aside calls to be knighted as his latest charity fund-raising effort topped £1.5million. The former England rugby league international helped raise £2.7m by running seven marathons in seven days […]

Simon Grayson leaves Fleetwood Town

It follows a 3-1 defeat to Oxford United last night Fleetwood have parted company with manager Simon Grayson. The club announced that the former Leeds boss, who had been in charge since January 2021, had left with immediate effect. Town currently sit in the League One relegation zone and are without a league win in […]

New regular savings account offers 2 interest

Nationwide have launched their ‘Flex Regular Saver’ A new savings account paying 2% interest has been launched by Britain’s biggest building society. Nationwide’s Flex Regular Saver is available for current account members and has limited access for the first 12 months, after which it will revert to being an instant access account. Members aged 16 […]