Grinch-obsessed woman creates an enormous 10ft Christmas tree dedicated to him

A GRINCH mega fan, who watches the film 54 times a year, created an incredible Grinch-inspired 10ft Christmas tree with bits from eBay and other online shops. Leteesha McSwain, 29, a full-time account manager is a self-confessed “Grinch addict” and spent 12 months dreaming up her epic installation. 3 The spectacular 10ft tree featured bows, baubles … Read more

West Ham vs Chelsea, Premier League live: score and latest updates

David Moyes has been talking about Michail Antonio in the build-up to this afternoon’s opening Premier League fixture. Antonio has been involved in 10 goals in his last 10 Premier League London derbies, but has not found the net for the Hammers since October 24 during a 1-0 win over Tottenham. The 31-year-old started the … Read more

Saudi Arabia GP: Hamilton sets pace in practice with Verstappen in 3rd

The Mercedes driver was joined by teammate Valtteri Bottas in a one-two with Hamilton after the 36-year-old lowrered his benchmark to 29.018 seconds. Several drivers, including seven-times world champion Hamilton, also got away with near misses as they were nearly caught out by slower moving cars while on their flying laps. Spaniard Fernando Alonso, on … Read more

Cat owners facing £500 fine unless pet is microchipped under new government law

The government said that under new cat rules, owners must ensure their pet is microchipped before they reach the age of 20 weeks. If they don’t comply with the regulation, they could face a £500 fine Owners could be fined if their cat is not microchipped ( Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto) Cat owners could face a … Read more

Sligo’s need for a new museum

An annual journal outlining Sligo’s rich historical, ecological and archaeological heritage highlights the need for a new designated museum in the county. The Sligo Field Club has published its seventh annual journal this year, it features essays on the county’s environment, both natural and man-made, and ends with a piece outlining the benefits of a … Read more

‘Stop playing games!’ Verhofstadt shamed for using Channel crisis to bash Brexit

Guy Verhofstadt was slammed for using the ongoing Channel migrant crisis to bash Boris Johnson and Brexit. The MEP and former Belgian Prime Minister has long served as an outspoken critic of Brexit in the European Parliament. DW’s Tim Sebastian took Mr Verhofstadt to task during a lengthy interview on his programme Conflict Zone. He called … Read more

Keep calm and don’t scrap any parties! Boris Johnson finally sends a clear message

Rowdy drinkers started the Christmas festivities early on Friday night despite experts’ warnings the risk of getting infected by the Omicron Covid wave is ‘high’.  Boris Johnson insisted last night that he wanted Britons to enjoy Christmas as ‘normally as possible’ – just as Ireland was told it was going into semi-lockdown. In scenes reminiscent of … Read more