Footfall in London’s West End down by two-thirds on last year

Footfall had been rising slowly in the West End since the reopening of non-essential shops on 15 June, but has now plateaued. Research carried out on behalf of NWEC reveals that the majority of UK consumers are anxious about going on public transport. The West End is also usually a prime destination for overseas tourists, […]

Strictly dancer Kevin Clifton steps out for the first time since quitting show… before wishing girlfriend Stacey Dooley a happy birthday amid claims she ‘pushed him to leave’

‘Since first being called ‘Kevin From Grimsby’ by Sir Bruce Forsyth in 2013 I have experienced the highs of 5 finals, winning a Guinness World record on It Takes Two, the Strictly Arena tour Glitterball and then the ultimate of winning the 2018 series with Stacey Dooley. 

Shai Hope interview: Headingley heroics ‘still sinking in’ for West Indies batsman

We actually played at the same club for a few games, Pickwick – we know each other pretty well. We have a good relationship and I am looking forward to facing him. He chose to play for England – that is his choice and I am happy for him as a friend. Shai Hope on […]

Love Island’s Malin Andersson flaunts her curves in a busty yellow bikini as she shows off her hilarious dance moves during a luxury staycation

Whether you opt to rock this on the beach or poolside, your tan will really pop against that shade of pink and you’ll be secure enough in the top to play ball games and swim all day long.

Every Premier League Player of the Month winner in 2019-20 season

In February, he scored once and provided two assists as the Red Devils secured vital wins against both Chelsea and Watford followed by a draw against Wolves. Then football was brought to a halt due to the pandemic, but after the restart, he produced the same form as in June, scoring four times – a […]

Emergency lending to Scottish businesses falls short, UK data shows

LONDON (Reuters) – A regional breakdown of emergency loans to small firms in Britain during the coronavirus crisis shows that Scotland and the South West of England have received a smaller share of nationwide lending than they did prior to the pandemic.

Louise Redknapp’s haunting regret over Jamie divorce and secret she wishes she’d shared

“I wish I’d just gone, ‘Right, the kids are getting older, and I love my job and I’m going to give it a real go, and Jamie, if you don’t like it, tough. But if you do like it, let’s talk about it.’”

No more dancing next to sweaty armpits! Sam Fender plays ‘world’s first socially-distanced gig’ to 2,500 fans in groups of five in raised metal pens – as Van Morrison, The Libertines and Maximo Park prepare their own post-lockdown shows

Other acts, music legend Sir Van Morrison, The Libertines and Maximo Park will follow throughout August and into September. Pictured: A group of five in their box at the concert 

Minneapolis, Milwaukee see major surge in homicides, new data shows

Both cities have recently made headlines, starting at the end of May, with the death of George Floyd while in the custody of Minneapolis police. Floyd, who is Black, died after a white police officer held his knee on his neck for nearly nine minutes. Floyd repeatedly shouted that he could not breathe.

Kate Ferdinand bombarded with offers to make TV show charting her pregnancy with Rio

He said: “The risk is always there. Not making sure your PPE is right causes people to contract the virus – and you end up taking it back home to your family.”