Cornwall and parts of Devon were actually part of FRANCE 400 million years ago, study claims

CORNWALL and parts of Devon used to be part of France 400 million years ago, a study claims. England, Wales and Scotland were believed to have formed by the merging of Avalonia and Laurentina. Alamy A new study claims that Cornwall used to be part of France 400 million years ago However, it is now …

Hurricane Florence – more than a million people ordered to flee their homes along 187 miles of US east coast as 130mph storm upgraded to category 4

MORE than a million people have been ordered to evacuate as Hurricane Florence barrels towards the 187 miles of the east coast of the US. The storm has upgraded to a category 4 with winds up to 130mph and is expected to make landfall on Thursday at 7pm GMT (2pm local time). Handout – Getty …

The outrage over Boris Johnson’s ‘suicide vest’ comments are just outright pathetic

Tories’ fake rage THE confected outrage about Boris’ “suicide vest” comments is as transparent as it is pathetic. Reuters The outrage over the ‘suicide vest’ comments is just pathetic Sir Alan Duncan, a self-important stuffed suit whose knighthood is the clearest indication yet that our honours system isn’t what it used to be, says that …

Facebook’s two-faced bosses show disregard for murdered Lucy McHugh’s case as they protect his suspected killer

FACEBOOK has refused to give police the password of the chief suspect in the murder of a 13-year girl – ostensibly because he has the right to privacy and freedom of expression. Coming from the privacy- flogging, free speech-trampling bosses at Facebook, this “principled” stand over a child murder looks like a shameless display of …

It is a betrayal of Britain that the Government has not coped with mass migration

Migrant mess IT is a staggering betrayal of Britain that successive Governments gave no thought to how we would cope with a sudden population explosion caused by mass migration. Alamy The Government should have prepared for the population explosion from mass migration Their only concern was providing cheap workers to fuel the economy and, in …

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 …