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Automotive

Drivers forced to steal from petrol stations as fuel thefts hit record high

Fuel thefts in the UK have hit a record high with drive-off raids massively increasing. A drive-off raid is when a motorist fills up their car and drives off without paying. The number of thefts has increased by 61 percent so far this year. PRA executive director Gordon Balmer claimed the incidents are “going through […]

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Finance

‘The worst is yet to come’ Britons forced to skip meals as ‘runaway inflation’ bites

Inflation was recorded at 9.1 percent by figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) last week. Prices continue to creep up, putting a strain on the pockets of millions right across the country. However, it is not the end of potential financial woes, as inflation does not appear to be reducing any time […]

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UK

Woman’s plea after being forced to live in flat with black mould for over a year

After being made homeless, Tamara Mcdonald agreed to move into a council property in April last year. The 40-year-old told of how she had been sleeping in her mother’s living room but had to find alternative accommodation after her mother returned home from hospital after being in a coronavirus coma, the Daily Record reports. Tamara, who works […]

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UK

Queen ‘feeling the pinch’ as she’s forced to fork out £14.6m to meet funding shortfall

The Sovereign Grant has recently sparked controversy due to concerns over the monarchy’s spending, in particular during the current living crisis. It has been reported that the Queen is, however, personally meeting the funding shortfall, This revelation had led Vanity Fair’s royal editor Katie Nicholl to claim that the Queen is the main one “feeling […]

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Celebrities

Devastated Linda Nolan forced to pull out of event for ‘health reasons’ amid cancer battle

Linda Nolan, 63, has taken to Twitter to apologise for being forced to pull out of an event promoting her business, Hudson’s Spirits, at the GinToMyTonic show in Cardiff this weekend. The star said it was due to health reasons that she wouldn’t be able to make an appearance.  The update was posted in full view of […]

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UK

Kate forced to make abrupt Wimbledon exit after unexpected health alert

Wimbledon fortnight commenced on Monday, marking the beginning of one of Kate, Duchess of Cambridge’s favourite times of year. Kate is a regular attendee of the annual tournament and is often spotted enjoying the matches from Centre Court’s royal box. While it is unknown whether the duchess will be in attendance this year, many suspect […]

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UK

‘It’s coming from Russia’ Kremlin accused of energy plot as EU forced to rely on Putin oil

Ms McBride, from the Centre for Brexit Policy, discussed the politics around energy fracking with journalist Liam Halligan where the economist also claimed Europe could no longer rely on Russia to support them with oil. She then went on to explain why she believed Russia was one of the biggest oil and gas lobbyists in […]

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UK

Moment Norwegian Cruise Line ship hits glacier in Alaska and is forced to turn back to Seattle

Moment Norwegian Cruise Line ship smashes into iceberg off Alaska’s Hubbard Glacier after becoming engulfed in fog – as it heads to Seattle for repairs A Norwegian Cruise Line ship had to turn back after crashing into an iceberg in Alaska The Norwegian Sun, which holds a maximum of approximately 2,000 passengers, hit the iceberg […]

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UK

Aircraft technicians forced to end strike

At least some airline travelers could breathe a sigh of relief on Tuesday, when Norway’s labour minister ordered striking aircraft technicians back to work. She claimed their ongoing labour action, which has forced scores of flight cancellations, also had begun to pose a threat to air ambulance service, and thus life and health. The prospect […]

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Automotive

Motorists driving in the most expensive place in the UK forced to pay over £8,000 a year

New research has shown that the London borough of Westminster is the most expensive place in the country for motorists to drive in. According to the latest figures, drivers will have to pay £8,722 per year to drive there. This in turn is £3,000 more than Liverpool occupying the second place. Rivervale Leasing’s study looked […]