Snow hits London as Met office issues AMBER weather warning for the South East

Snow has hit London this morning as the Met office issued an amber weather warning for the south east with up to four inches of the white stuff set to fall.  Drivers warned of ‘horrendous’ conditions on Britain’s roads as the wintry weather hit the Home Counties and some villages are at risk of being … Read more Snow hits London as Met office issues AMBER weather warning for the South East

Snow hits London as Met office issues AMBER weather warning for the South East

Snow has hit London this morning as the Met office issued an amber weather warning for the south east with up to four inches of the white stuff set to fall.  Drivers warned of ‘horrendous’ conditions on Britain’s roads as the wintry weather hit the Home Counties and some villages are at risk of being … Read more Snow hits London as Met office issues AMBER weather warning for the South East

UK weather: Travel chaos warning over icy roads and freezing fog

Britons woke up to another icy morning today after temperatures plunged to -11C (12.2F) on England’s joint coldest night of the winter so far and forecasters issued a further 18-hour snow warning this weekend. People travelling during the lockdown were warned to expect more ‘tricky’ conditions as ice and freezing fog brought further hazards one … Read more UK weather: Travel chaos warning over icy roads and freezing fog

UK weather: Travel chaos warning over icy roads and freezing fog

Britons woke up to another icy morning today after temperatures plunged to -11C (12.2F) on England’s joint coldest night of the winter so far and forecasters issued a further 18-hour snow warning this weekend. People travelling during the lockdown were warned to expect more ‘tricky’ conditions as ice and freezing fog brought further hazards one … Read more UK weather: Travel chaos warning over icy roads and freezing fog

The Royle Family is latest BBC show slapped with ‘woke’ discriminatory language warning

The Royle Family is the latest BBC show to be given a warning for discriminatory language due to Jim Royle’s ‘nancy boy’ slur.  The third episode of the second series, which first aired on 7 Oct 1999, sees Ricky Tomlinson’s disagreeable character watching an episode of Changing Rooms, during which he calls Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen a ‘nancy boy’.  Following similar … Read more The Royle Family is latest BBC show slapped with ‘woke’ discriminatory language warning

The Royle Family is latest BBC show slapped with ‘woke’ discriminatory language warning

The Royle Family is the latest BBC show to be given a warning for discriminatory language due to Jim Royle’s ‘nancy boy’ slur.  The third episode of the second series, which first aired on 7 Oct 1999, sees Ricky Tomlinson’s disagreeable character watching an episode of Changing Rooms, during which he calls Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen a ‘nancy boy’.  Following similar … Read more The Royle Family is latest BBC show slapped with ‘woke’ discriminatory language warning

Fury over rude sign in seaside town in Suffolk warning: ‘if you don’t live around here f*** off’

Fury over sign in celebrity’s favourite seaside town in Suffolk that is a hotspot for second homes warning: ‘If you don’t live around here f*** off’ The sign appeared on a lamppost warning people to stay away from Southwold  The beauty spot in Suffolk is popular with second home owners and celebrities It triggered fury, … Read more Fury over rude sign in seaside town in Suffolk warning: ‘if you don’t live around here f*** off’

Chris Whitty delivers stark warning on NHS threat from surging Covid

Chris Whitty today warned the next few weeks are set to be the worst yet for the NHS as the government begs people not to ‘push the boundaries’ of the lockdown – and threatens to make it even tougher.  The chief medical officer took to the airwaves to highlight the scale of the threat, saying … Read more Chris Whitty delivers stark warning on NHS threat from surging Covid

Chris Whitty delivers stark warning on NHS threat from surging Covid

Chris Whitty today warned the next few weeks are set to be the worst yet for the NHS as the government begs people not to ‘push the boundaries’ of the lockdown – and threatens to make it even tougher.  The chief medical officer took to the airwaves to highlight the scale of the threat, saying … Read more Chris Whitty delivers stark warning on NHS threat from surging Covid

Britain gripped by freezing fog as Met Office issues ice warning

Freezing fog settled across London and parts of the south east this morning after temperatures dropped well below freezing overnight – as a weather warning for ice continued over parts of Britain. Temperatures dropped as low as -12C in Scotland yesterday, with Brighton recording overnight temperatures of -3C, and London seeing the mercury fall to … Read more Britain gripped by freezing fog as Met Office issues ice warning