US President Donald Trump has praised the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson as the “right man” to deliver Brexit, as the two leaders held their first bilateral meeting at the G7 summit in France. Mr Trump also said the two countries were having “very good” trade talks.
Two men aged 24 and 25 have been charged with the murder of Malcolm McKeown. The 54-year-old was found dead in his car behind a service station in Waringstown, County Down, on Monday night. The accused are due to appear before Lisburn Magistrates’ Court on Monday.
What is the G7?It is an informal club of rich nations that meets annually to discuss major issues. The members are: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States. Where is the summit happening?This year France holds the rotating presidency of the G7, and the leaders’ summit will take place from […]
Image copyright Mark Sepple Image caption The show is a “love letter to Southend” and celebrates Essex girls Pairs of donated stilettos will be “theatrically burned” in a series of plays challenging the Essex Girl stereotype. Theatre staff said they were inundated after appealing for shoes to form part of the storyline for Stiletto Beach. […]
Image copyright Robert Opie Retro sweets are taking a bigger bite of the wider UK confectionery market – but what’s behind their growing popularity? What was your favourite sweet when you were growing up? Spangles, Opal Fruits, Black Jacks? Or were you more partial to a Sherbet Fountain, a Banjo or Jelly Tots? Whatever your […]
Highlights: Root and Denly give England chance to save Ashes Men’s Ashes: Third Specsavers Test, Headingley (day three of five) Australia 179 (Labuschagne 74, Archer 6-45) & 246 (Laubuschagne 80) England 67 (Hazlewood 5-30) & 156-3 (Root 75*, Denly 50) England need further 203 to win Scorecard England are “in with a real shout” of […]