As we face new rail fares rise, are the Conservatives betraying their voters?

PEOPLE everywhere are being hammered with the rising cost of living. Commuters already hit with a 13 pence rise in petrol (15p for diesel) over the past year now face a likely rise in fuel duty and a 3.2 per cent rail fare increase. Taxes have increased under the current government, says former Tory MP …

Gran with 65 previous convictions is in jail AGAIN for shoplifting £3,400 worth of goods

A GRAN with 65 previous convictions for shoplifting has been jailed after striking again. Nicola Robson, 44, took goods worth £3,400 in her latest crimewave. Wales News Service Nicola Robson has been jailed for 16 months after she took £3,400 worth of goods A store boss who challenged her after she nicked bottles of Jack …

Serious firearm offences soar in the past twelve months

SERIOUS firearm offences have soared in the past twelve months, we can reveal. Shotgun incidents rose by a shocking ten per cent to 650, according to the latest national figures. PA:Press Association Serious firearm offences have soared in the past year Cops also recorded 2,847 handgun incidents – a rise of six per cent – …

Ex-Corrie star Ryan Thomas will be on Celebrity Big Brother next month, following in his brother’s footstep to switch to reality TV

CORRIE star Ryan Thomas is to appear in Celebrity Big Brother. The 34-year-old, who played Jason Grimshaw, quit the ITV soap two years ago. Getty Images – Getty Ryan Thomas is set to appear on Celebrity Big Brother next month He has since appeared on Hollyoaks. Ryan was offered big money to go on CBB …

Theresa May is offering a peace deal to EU with her soft Brexit plan at Chequers and it betrays voters

SO Theresa May did have a plan. It was to steer Brexit up a well-known creek and leave us without a paddle. The crew are too scared to desert. The shore is lined with hostile Remainers. As for the voters — the 17.4million “thick and ignorant racists” who backed Brexit in 2016 — who cares …

New Russian banknotes eerily predicted goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev’s match-winning penalty save

HERO Russian goalie Igor Akinfeev was at the centre of a mystic money riddle last night after a banknote printed weeks ago appeared to show his match-winning World Cup save. Akinfeev leapt his his right but kept out the decisive penalty with his left foot – sending Spain home in one of the biggest shocks …

Babies are being taken from new mums with mental health issues over ‘disgraceful’ NHS bed shortages

MUMS are being separated from their newborn babies because of “disgraceful” failings in NHS mental health services, doctors warn. Women seeking help after giving birth are being denied the care they need because of a severe shortage of mother and baby beds. Getty – Contributor New mums with mental health difficulties are being separated from …

Ant McPartlin’s ex-wife Lisa Armstrong and his new lover Anne-Marie Corbett were ‘firm friends’ at baptism — but fell out in a bitter bust-up

SMILING happily together after a christening, Ant McPartlin’s estranged wife and his new lover appear firm friends — before their relationship soured. Missus Lisa was pictured at a hotel hugging the daughter of Ant’s personal PA Anne-Marie Corbett, shortly after the tot had been baptised in a service at a nearby church. Lisa and Anne-Marie …