Six of the best Brits from the Commonwealth Games | Commonwealth Games 2022

Jake Jarman The enormous strength the 20-year-old possesses has been known for years, but his breakthrough was delayed by few matches during Covid and frustrating injuries. In Birmingham, he seized his opportunity in spectacular fashion. Not only did he become the first men’s gymnast to win four gold medals: all-around, team, vault and floor, but … Read more

Manchester United disabled supporters ‘fuming’ after Old Trafford’s inattention

Manchester United came under fire from disabled fans at their Premier League opener against Brighton after staff were accused of major oversight that caused temporary seats to block bays commonly used by wheelchair users. Manchester United Disabled Supporters’ Association has since determined that flexible seats in the disabled facility at the Stretford End had not … Read more

Are falling house prices good news for the British generation’s rents? Don’t hold your breath | Laurie Macfarlane

AIn the midst of dismal economic data released last week, one statistic surprised many analysts. Halifax, the country’s largest mortgage lender, reported that UK house price growth has not only slowed but turned negative. Just a month ago, the same bank announced that prices had risen to an all-time high. Could this dramatic shift spell … Read more

Liz Truss plans could cost £50bn a year and will ‘fail to help the poorest cope’ | Conservative leadership

Liz Truss’ emergency tax and spending pledges could cost more than £50bn a year, with experts warning they will fail to help the worst deal with the rising cost of living. Truss, the all-time favorite to become the next prime minister, has pledged to cancel the national insurance hike, scrap a planned corporate tax hike, … Read more

Rio Ferdinand says Manchester United missed a trick by not re-signing Danny Welbeck

‘If you wanted a backup striker you wouldn’t go wrong with Danny Welbeck’: Rio Ferdinand says Manchester United missed a trick by not re-contracting their former player after his dominant display in Brighton’s win over Old Trafford Danny Welbeck from Brighton was free transfer for a short time this summer He put in an impressive … Read more

Liz Truss’ youngest daughter hopes to be Britain’s next prime minister | Politics | News

Liberty Truss, 13, and her sister Frances, 16, have helped the campaign sharply and are “very politically aware”. But the Foreign Secretary said that although they have grown up in the political world, entering Downing Street is not something a family can really prepare for. She said: “They are both excited and not quite sure … Read more

Ryan Giggs: ‘Sinister’ ex-Manchester United star headbutted ex-girlfriend during ‘litany of abuse’, hearings | british news

Ryan Giggs deliberately headbutted his ex-girlfriend and threatened to share photos of a “personal nature” with her friends during a “litany of abuse” against her, a court has heard. The former Manchester United footballer is on trial for using controlling and coercive behavior against Kate Greville between August 2017 and November 2020. He is also … Read more