Monday 10 December 2018

Company news, markets and financial talking points, available from 8am Monday to Friday Pizza Express's future in doubt after ratings downgrade Fears are growing for the future of Pizza Express, says the Daily Telegraph. The high street favourite is under mounting...

Dundee 1-1 Rangers: Steven Gerrard’s men fail to move back level with Celtic despite having man advantage

MISSED OPPORTUNITY Rangers were unable to find a winning goal despite the fact Dundee, who started the game at the bottom of the Scottish Premiership, played more than 70 minutes with ten men Rangers missed a golden opportunity to keep the pressure on Scottish...

Dave Kitson tells talkSPORT he feels for Paul Pogba and Manchester United players as training sessions ‘look like someone’s died’

SAD SITUATION Kitson also said he found it sad to see the likes of Pogba play "an unnatural game" at United Paul Pogba and his Manchester United team-mates are being forced to “play an unnatural game”, according to ex-Premier League striker Dave Kitson. Since making...

WW2 Colossus tools donated by Bletchley Park engineer’s family

WW2 Colossus tools donated by Bletchley Park engineer's family 10 December 2018 Related TopicsWorld War Two Image copyright Robert Dowell Image caption Henry (John) Cane's family has donated 20 of his tools to the National Museum of Computing The tools of an engineer,...

Dave Kitson tells talkSPORT he feels for Paul Pogba and Manchester United players as training sessions ‘look like someone’s died’

SAD SITUATION Kitson also said he found it sad to see the likes of Pogba play "an unnatural game" at United Paul Pogba and his Manchester United team-mates are being forced to “play an unnatural game”, according to ex-Premier League striker Dave Kitson. Since making...

Walkers launches recycling scheme after storm over crisp packets

Walkers launches recycling scheme after storm over crisp packets 10 December 2018 Image copyright PA Image caption Walkers said packets kept the crisps fresher for longer and therefore cut food waste A recycling scheme for crisp packets has been launched by Walkers...

Newcastle United 1-2 Wolves: Stoppage-time header from Matt Doherty sees Nuno Espirito Santo’s men grab victory

Matt Doherty’s header in the fourth minute of stoppage-time saw Wolves claim a dramatic 2-1 win against ten-man Newcastle at St James’ Park. After having DeAndre Yedlin sent off on 56 minutes, it looked like Newcastle had claimed a hard-earned point but Doherty’s goal...

Legal aid advice network ‘decimated’ by funding cuts

Legal aid advice network 'decimated' by funding cuts By Dominic Gilbert BBC Shared Data Unit 10 December 2018 Image copyright ANDREW COWIE Image caption Legal professionals have warned cuts "threaten the quality of justice" Cuts to legal aid have created "deserts" of...

Newcastle United 1-2 Wolves: Stoppage-time header from Matt Doherty sees Nuno Espirito Santo’s men grab victory

Matt Doherty’s header in the fourth minute of stoppage-time saw Wolves claim a dramatic 2-1 win against ten-man Newcastle at St James’ Park. After having DeAndre Yedlin sent off on 56 minutes, it looked like Newcastle had claimed a hard-earned point but Doherty’s goal...

Grace Millane: Man appears in court charged with backpacker’s murder

Grace Millane: Man appears in court charged with backpacker's murder 10 December 2018 Image copyright Lucie Blackman Trust Image caption The 22-year-old arrived in New Zealand in mid-November for the second part of her round-the-world trip A 26-year-old man has...

Chelsea transfer news: Blues receive boost as Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez admits he could leave

DENIS THE MENACE Spanish star is looking for more minutes on the pitch and could leave to get it Chelsea have been handed a boost in their bid to sign Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez. The Blues have been linked with the player as a replacement for Cesc Fabregas, who...

Chelsea transfer news: Blues receive boost as Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez admits he could leave

DENIS THE MENACE Spanish star is looking for more minutes on the pitch and could leave to get it Chelsea have been handed a boost in their bid to sign Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez. The Blues have been linked with the player as a replacement for Cesc Fabregas, who...

I’m a Celebrity WINNER: Former Tottenham and West Ham boss Harry Redknapp crowned King of the Jungle

HE'S DONE IT! The former Bournemouth, West Ham, Southampton and Tottenham boss said he hadn't even seen the show before going on it but now he is the champion He did it! Harry Redknapp has won I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here 2018 and is officially King of the...

‘We’d fight Tyson Fury in April’ – Eddie Hearn says Anthony Joshua could face Gypsy King in April despite WBC’s vote for Deontay Wilder rematch

UP FOR IT Hearn exclusively told talkSPORT he believes a Joshua-Fury bout in April could happen despite the WBC's decision to sanction an immediate rematch between Deontay Wilder and Fury Eddie Hearn has told talkSPORT Anthony Joshua would like to fight former...

Tottenham Hotspur CAN win the Premier League this season, former player Ryan Mason tells talkSPORT

BIG CALL Mason said on The Final Word all the talk about it being a two-horse race between Liverpool and Manchester City for the title will work in Spurs' favour Tottenham should be considered contenders to win the Premier League this season, former player Ryan Mason...

Manchester United transfers news: Red Devils consider move for Bristol City starlet Antoine Semenyo

ANT MAN The young striker is on loan at League Two side Newport County and has scored five goals this season Manchester United are considering a transfer bid for Bristol City starlet Antoine Semenyo. Currently on loan at Newport County, the 18-year-old has netted five...

Drivers rescued from Mersea Island causeway

Drivers rescued from Mersea Island causeway 9 December 2018 Image copyright Terry Joyce/Geograph Image caption A fire service wading team and the RNLI helped rescue 16 people whose vehicles got stuck in rising water as they crossed The Strood Sixteen people travelling...

‘We’d fight Tyson Fury in April’ – Eddie Hearn says Anthony Joshua could face Gypsy King in April despite WBC’s vote for Deontay Wilder rematch

UP FOR IT Hearn exclusively told talkSPORT he believes a Joshua-Fury bout in April could happen despite the WBC's decision to sanction an immediate rematch between Deontay Wilder and Fury Eddie Hearn has told talkSPORT Anthony Joshua would like to fight former...

Christmas dinner woman in Nottingham City Council win

Christmas dinner woman in Nottingham City Council win 9 December 2018 Image caption Mo Fayose originally expected to host between five and 10 people at her house in Nottingham A woman who hosts Christmas dinner for about 100 people says she is pleased a council has...

Dave Kitson tells talkSPORT he feels for Paul Pogba and Manchester United players as training sessions ‘look like someone’s died’

SAD SITUATION Kitson also said he found it sad to see the likes of Pogba play "an unnatural game" at United Paul Pogba and his Manchester United team-mates are being forced to “play an unnatural game”, according to ex-Premier League striker Dave Kitson. Since making...

Liverpool mayor quits Northern Powerhouse Partnership

Liverpool mayor quits Northern Powerhouse Partnership 9 December 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Joe Anderson (centre) and George Osborne (right) at the Northern Powerhouse Partnership launch The mayor of Liverpool has quit the Northern Powerhouse...

West Ham transfer news: Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund scout Reece Oxford

OX-IT PLAN Hammers starlet may be on the fringes at the London Stadium but he still has admirers Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund have scouted West Ham United starlet Reece Oxford. The youngster, still just 19, was on the scoresheet for the club’s Under-23 side...

Child abduction arrest at Egham Christmas fair

Child abduction arrest at Egham Christmas fair 9 December 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Police were at the scene "within minutes" A man who allegedly tried to grab a six-year-old girl at a Christmas fair, after attempting to lure her with sweets and...

I’m a Celebrity 2018: Harry Redknapp makes it through to the final of the jungle with Emily Atack and John Barrowman

'ARRY WATCH The former Bournemouth, West Ham, Southampton and Tottenham boss has been in camp for 23 days and could be crowned King of the Jungle tonight Harry Redknapp has achieved many things in football but he is on the verge of cracking the showbiz world after...

Newbiggin shop wrecked by cash machine raiders

Newbiggin shop wrecked by cash machine raiders 9 December 2018 Image copyright PA Image caption The raid happened in the early hours of Saturday The front of a convenience store in Northumberland has been demolished during a cash machine theft.A dumper truck was...

Tottenham Hotspur transfer news: Spurs ready to battle Roma for Dutch international Tonny Vilhena

TON OF LOVE Both clubs want the Feyenoord midfield ace as they look to bolster their squads Tottenham Hotspur are ready to rival Roma for the signature of Dutch ace Tonny Vilhena, according to reports in Italy. The Italian club are looking to bolster their midfield...

Plane and gliders in near miss over M1 near Northampton

Plane and gliders in near miss over M1 near Northampton 9 December 2018 Image copyright Chris/Geograph Image caption The Piper pilot informed Sywell Aedrodrome's flight information service officer about the near-miss An aircraft had to take evasive action in mid-air...

Raheem Sterling: Tony Cascarino hits out at abusive fans after racism claims – ‘What makes you that angry?’

Tony Cascarino admits he is confused by football fans who express over the top anger at rival players during matches. Cascarino, the ex-Republic of Ireland international, was speaking on talkSPORT’s Weekend Sports Breakfast show, the day after Raheem Sterling was...

Royston church badly damaged by fire

Royston church badly damaged by fire 9 December 2018 Image copyright BCH Road Policing Image caption The fire service was called out at about 03:35 GMT A fire has badly damaged a medieval parish church.At its peak, about 25 firefighters tackled the blaze at St John...

Tottenham Hotspur transfer news: Barcelona want Harry Kane to replace Luis Suarez in £200million deal

HARRY UP Spurs superstar is the man the Spanish giants are keen to sign to become their No.1 striker Tottenham Hotspur star Harry Kane is wanted by Barcelona and they could submit a £200million offer to prise him away. With Luis Suarez almost 32 and suffering with...

Charlie Rowley: Novichok victim ‘terrified’ about health

Charlie Rowley: Novichok victim 'terrified' about health 9 December 2018 Related TopicsRussian spy poisoning Image copyright AFP Image caption Charlie Rowley collapsed in his home in Amesbury after being exposed to the nerve agent Novichok A man who was exposed to the...

Fifth best in the world? Lionel Messi makes a mockery of Ballon d’Or ranking with free-kick double in vintage masterclass

If you ever needed proof that individual awards are a waste of time in team sports, then this year’s Ballon d’Or is the best evidence around. Lionel Messi is the fifth best player in the world, that ranking claims. Some of those chosen to decide the winner didn’t even...

Crashed lorry ‘holding up’ Breamore cottage

Crashed lorry 'holding up' Breamore cottage 9 December 2018 Image caption The truck veered off the main Salisbury to Fordingbridge Road A thatched 15th Century cottage is at risk of collapse after a lorry smashed into the front of it, the owner has said.The HGV veered...

Raheem Sterling: Manchester City forward calls out newspapers for ‘helping to fuel racism’, says black players are treated differently to white players

taking a stand Sterling was allegedly the victim of racial abuse during City's defeat at Chelsea on Saturday evening Raheem Sterling has hit out at newspapers for their treatment of young black players in comparison to their white compatriots in a social media post....

NHS told to ditch ‘absurd’ fax machines

NHS told to ditch 'absurd' fax machines 9 December 2018 Image copyright Getty Images The NHS will be banned from buying fax machines from next month - and has been told by the government to phase out the machines entirely by 31 March 2020. In July, the Royal College...

England News

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Sunday 9 Dec 2018

PM warns of 'unchartered waters' if Brexit deal rejected Theresa May has warned MPs they face “uncharted waters” if they reject her Brexit deal. Speaking to the Mail on Sunday, the PM warned a rejection of her plan would mean “grave uncertainty” for the UK....

‘No-deal Brexit could separate us from our pet pigs’

A couple looking to move to Germany from the UK fear they may have to leave their beloved pet pigs behind in the event of a no-deal Brexit.Liane Scholz and husband Mike Maughan, who live with Ludwig and Wilhelm - two Vietnamese pot-bellied pigs - in a terraced house...

Who was the ‘Thai bride’ dumped in the hills?

By Alex Moss BBC News 9 December 2018 Image copyright Richard Hill Image caption When Richard Hill posed for this picture, he did not realise a body was wrapped around the rocks behind him Moments after Richard Hill posed for this picture, he and his friends...

Nine out of 10 NHS Trusts have asbestos in hospitals

Nine out of 10 NHS Trusts have asbestos in hospitals 9 December 2018 Image copyright PA Image caption Potentially dangerous asbestos is present in hospitals run by at least 198 of the 243 NHS trusts in Britain About nine out of 10 NHS Trusts say they have hospitals...

WIN! Tickets to Man City vs Everton, thanks to Barclays!

Get yourself a pair of tickets to this Premier League clash! talkSPORT have teamed up with Barclays to give away a pair of tickets to Man City v Everton at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday 15 December at 12.30pm. Barclays are celebrating their Game Changing moments of...

Ancoats body: Man arrested on suspicion of murder

Ancoats body: Man arrested on suspicion of murder 8 December 2018 A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a woman in her 60s was found at a house in Greater Manchester.The 45-year-old was held at the scene in Firbeck Close, Ancoats, when...

Liverpool ‘child asylum seekers’ found to be adults

Liverpool 'child asylum seekers' found to be adults 8 December 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The government say age-disputed cases are "challenging" Twenty-four asylum seekers who claimed they were children after being sent to Liverpool were found to...

Christmas tree arrives in Cannock after businesses rally

Christmas tree arrives in Cannock after businesses rally 8 December 2018 Image caption Traders in Cannock helped arrange Christmas celebrations on Saturday Christmas has come to a town that was going to be left without a tree because of council cuts.Residents in...

Gloucester stabbing: Boy arrested over teenager attack

Gloucester stabbing: Boy arrested over teenager attack 8 December 2018 Image copyright Google Image caption The stabbing took place on Armscroft Road in Gloucester A 15-year-old boy has been arrested over the stabbing of a teenager.Police found the 17-year-old boy...

Marie Scott: Missing woman’s leg found in river

Marie Scott: Missing woman's leg found in river 8 December 2018 Image copyright Family handout Image caption Marie Scott was last seen in December 2017 A human leg found in a river has been confirmed as that of a woman who went missing a year ago.Officers from Greater...

Longsight crash: Man dies after being hit by taxi

Longsight crash: Man dies after being hit by taxi 8 December 2018 Image copyright Google Image caption The collision occurred on Stockport Road at about 02:10 A man has died after being hit by a taxi cab, shortly after he was released by police.The man, who was in his...

Man who stabbed and threw bleach on Radlett woman jailed

Man who stabbed and threw bleach on Radlett woman jailed 8 December 2018 Image copyright Hertfordshire Police Image caption Frank Brinkley pleaded guilty to attempted murder A man who threw bleach on his ex-partner and repeatedly stabbed her in a "calculated attack"...

Temple Newsam ‘solidarity’ event for attacked runners

Temple Newsam 'solidarity' event for attacked runners 8 December 2018 Image caption The run was organised to show support for a group of runners attacked in November More than 300 people have taken part in a "solidarity run" in support of a group of runners who were...

Lord Monson’s son Rupert Green failed by NHS

Lord Monson's son Rupert Green failed by NHS 8 December 2018 Image caption Lord Monson believes his son's mental health problems were related to his use of strong cannabis A peer's son who took his own life was let down by an NHS trust, a coroner has ruled.Rupert...

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