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The Sussex seamer took 6 for 40 Jofra Archer’s career-best six for 40 after a rescue act with the bat from Dawid Malan and Jos Buttler ensured England ended their tour of South Africa with a consolatory victory. Archer had never before recorded a five-for in one-day internationals but his breakthroughs at crucial junctures helped […]

Coronation Street star Sue Cleaver said her time on I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! has opened her eyes to new experiences and she is now seeking her next challenge. The soap actress, 59, became the third celebrity to be eliminated from the ITV reality show during its most recent series, which was […]

Shop prices are at record highs after inflation accelerated in January, with a warning that the peak is yet to arrive. Prices are now 8% higher than they were last January, up from 7.3% in December and above the three-month average of 7.5%, according to the British Retail Consortium (BRC)-NielsenIQ Shop Price Index. Overall food […]

High street coffee chains offer “huge” differences in the amount of caffeine they serve, leaving customers with little idea how much they are consuming, a study has found. A medium cappuccino at Costa contains a “massive” 325mg of caffeine – around the amount contained in four cups of tea – almost five times the strength […]

A dad is urging others to learn CPR after family members helped save him when he almost died from a cardiac arrest. Aonghas Morrison had a cardiac arrest at home in Livingston, West Lothian, last March. His daughter and father-in-law were in the house and helped save his life. Mr Morrison, 50, said: “I’ve always […]

Comic Relief’s famous Red Nose has undergone its “most dramatic makeover” since debuting in 1988 after being redesigned by former Apple guru Sir Jony Ive. The new nose is made almost entirely from plant-based materials and starts as a tiny, flat crescent that springs into a honeycomb paper sphere when opened. Sir Jony, chief design […]

A Co Down nursery school has apologised to the parents of a child with special needs after accepting she was treated less favourably because of her disability. The parents of Amelie Cummins took a disability discrimination case on behalf of their daughter against Trinity Nursery School in Bangor. It was lodged with the Special Educational […]

Chelsea and Manchester United beat the clock in the final minutes of the transfer window with the Blues breaking the British transfer record by signing Enzo Fernandez from Benfica. The 22-year-old midfielder has signed a deal that will run until 2031, with Chelsea paying £106.8million (121m euros) for the Argentina World Cup winner. Announcing the […]

A four-year-old girl has died after reports of a dog attack in Milton Keynes, Thames Valley Police said. Officers were called by the ambulance service just past 5pm on Tuesday after a report that a dog had attacked a child in the back garden of a property in Broadlands, Netherfield. It was confirmed shortly after that the child had […]

Premier League clubs spent a record £815m in the January transfer window to complete a season of unprecedented investment. Premier League clubs spent a record £815m in the January transfer window to complete a season of unprecedented investment. The gross spend for 2023’s window was 90 per cent higher than the previous record of £430m […]

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