Beavers are returning to London – and they might protect a local train station from flooding

Beavers will return to London for the first time in 400 years – and they could stop flooding at a local train station. Widely hunted for their fur and meat, beavers went extinct in England during the 16th century. But after a decade of successful breeding programs, the semi-aquatic mammal is back. Now, they are beingContinue reading “Beavers are returning to London – and they might protect a local train station from flooding”

Olympic cyclist’s wife was pregnant during knifepoint raid at family home

The wife of Mark Cavendish, the Olympic cyclist, has told how she was in the early stages of pregnancy when robbers subjected her family to a terrifying knifepoint raid. Peta Cavendish fought back tears as she said the robbery at their “loving family home” in Essex had a “massive impact on what should have beenContinue reading “Olympic cyclist’s wife was pregnant during knifepoint raid at family home”

Super Bowl 2023: The biggest fashion moments in halftime show history that deserve an instant replay

The Super Bowl game may be football’s biggest night of the year, but it’s the halftime show that has some of fashion’s most show-stopping moments. Over the years, each Super Bowl halftime show has become bigger and bolder than the last. Ever since New Kids on the Block first performed in 1991 – in matching all-black outfits no lessContinue reading “Super Bowl 2023: The biggest fashion moments in halftime show history that deserve an instant replay”

Don’t panic – but John Lewis has cancelled the floral midi

Caroline Leaper Tue, 7 February 2023 at 6:01 pm GMT It’s time to move on from the floral midi dress. I know it, you know it, and the newly appointed duo heading up fashion at John Lewis are here to confirm it too. The priority for fashion director Queralt Ferrer and head buyer Claire Miles isContinue reading “Don’t panic – but John Lewis has cancelled the floral midi”

A Hong Kong fashion executive thought she was adopting a kitten from Thailand. She ended up losing $764,000 in a Bitcoin scam.

A fashion executive in Hong Kong who thought she was adopting a kitten from Thailand was tricked into giving scammers more than $764,000 in Bitcoin, local authorities said on Wednesday. The would-be cat adopter, a 58-year-old vice-president of a fashion company, believed she had contacted someone looking to give away a three-month-old kitten, The South ChinaContinue reading “A Hong Kong fashion executive thought she was adopting a kitten from Thailand. She ended up losing $764,000 in a Bitcoin scam.”

Sir Nicholas Coleridge says receiving knighthood from King was thrilling

Matilda Head, PA Tue, 7 February 2023 at 4:56 pm GMT The co-chair of the Platinum Jubilee Pageant said it was thrilling to plan such a diverse event as he was knighted at Windsor Castle. Sir Nicholas Coleridge, who is also chairman of the V&A museum, told the PA news agency: “Being co-chair of theContinue reading “Sir Nicholas Coleridge says receiving knighthood from King was thrilling”

Pictured: Brit-rock star Skin awarded OBE at Windsor Castle

Telegraph reporters Tue, 7 February 2023 at 6:19 pm GMT Nineties rock star Skin and fashion designer Stella McCartney are among the latest cohort to receive honours from King Charles III at Windsor Castle. The 55-year-old singer, whose real name is Deborah Dyer, wore large black platform heels and a jeweled cape to meet theContinue reading “Pictured: Brit-rock star Skin awarded OBE at Windsor Castle”

Mom calls out school officials for confiscating 11-year-old’s ‘inappropriate’ drawing: ‘This is very much a bow tie’

David Artavia Sat, 4 February 2023 at 1:23 am GMT On Jan. 13, Sierra Carter received a surprising phone call from her daughter’s elementary school teacher. The fifth grader had drawn an “inappropriate” picture in class. The drawing — a pink pig with a necktie in the shape of what could be interpreted as maleContinue reading “Mom calls out school officials for confiscating 11-year-old’s ‘inappropriate’ drawing: ‘This is very much a bow tie’”

Leah Williamson returns with Laura Coombs included as Sarina Wiegman names England squad for Arnold Clark Cup

Sarina Wiegman has named uncapped Everton goalkeeper Emily Ramsey in her 26-player squad for the Arnold Clark Cup this month, while captain Leah Williamson returns. Ramsey features for the first time having previously played for every England age group at youth level. She has only started half of Everton’s WSL matches so far this season but has performed well whenContinue reading “Leah Williamson returns with Laura Coombs included as Sarina Wiegman names England squad for Arnold Clark Cup”

Christian Atsu hospitalised after he is caught up in Turkish earthquakes

Telegraph Sport Tue, 7 February 2023 at 8:53 am GMT Chritian Atsu, the former Chelsea and Newcastle United footballer, has been found alive and taken to hospital with injuries after Monday’s devastating Turkish earthquake. Atsu, 31, plays for Turkish Super Lig club Hatayspor in Kahramanmaras, which was one of the regions hit hardest by 7.8 and 7.5Continue reading “Christian Atsu hospitalised after he is caught up in Turkish earthquakes”