Tommy Fury slammed by fans after ‘pulling out’ of Jake Paul fight

Tommy Fury has been torn to shreds on social media after reports he was set to pull out of his fight against YouTuber Jake Paul, with some calling the move ’embarrassing’ and accusing the Love Island star of s******g himself.  Fury – brother of heavyweight champion Tyson – had been preparing for the grudge match … Read more

FA Cup third round draw LIVE: Premier League and Championship clubs learn their fate

FA Cup third round draw LIVE: Swindon host Manchester City, Liverpool draw Shrewsbury at Anfield while Chelsea will host Chesterfield at Stamford Bridge The draw for the FA Cup third round takes place on Monday evening at 7pm  It will be made shortly before Boreham Wood play St Albans to finish round two  Teams from the … Read more

Christmas gift ideas for the traveller in your life, from luggage tags to heated jackets

The travel gifts that will really get you going, from pineapple-shaped luggage tags to heated jackets to keep you warm on the slopes A luggage tag from Stanfords would make a great stocking filler    Holiday gift cards are a brilliant idea for those dreaming of time in the sun  A pair of ‘yacht-friendly’ loafers or … Read more

UK staycation: A review of The Swan Hotel in Hay-on-Wye

Great British boltholes: A grand four-star hotel in the ‘town of books’ that provides charm from a different era (these days, that’s a novel approach) The Swan in Hay-on-Wye has undergone a £1.5 million refurbishment A sweeping staircase leads up to 19 ‘generously proportioned’ rooms The dining room is ‘palatial’ and the menu has also been … Read more

London hotels: The Inspector calls at Lime Tree – an ‘exceptional’ hotel with a country-house feel

The Inspector calls at an ‘exceptional’ London hotel with a country-house feel that’s ‘ideal for anyone popping up to the city from the shires’ (and rooms cost from just £115) The Inspector checks in to one of the 27 guest rooms at Lime Tree in Belgravia He says that his single room is ‘pretty’, but finds … Read more

Holly Willoughby gets into the festive spirit on train ride with Emma Bunton and Nicole Appleton

Holly Willoughby took to Instagram on Sunday to share a festive snap from a boozy lunch she enjoyed with friends including Emma Bunton and Nicole Appleton. The presenter, 40, boarded the British Pullman train alongside her pals, where she sipped on champagne and donned a paper party hat. The group of girls all shared photos from … Read more

Lewis Hamilton wins chaotic Saudi GP to draw LEVEL with Max Verstappen heading into final weekend

Lewis Hamilton took an incredible victory in an action-packed inaugural Saudi Arabian Grand Prix to draw level with Max Verstappen in the world championship standings heading into next weekend’s final race of the year. The Mercedes man is aiming for a record eighth drivers’ title and headed to the Jeddah Corniche Circuit eight points adrift … Read more

Elderly Jewish couple suing American Airlines after they were ‘kicked off flight over prayer shawl’

An elderly Jewish couple say they were kicked off an American Airlines flight and left stranded in Miami ahead of a hurricane after they refused to put their sacred Tallit prayer shawl on the floor under their seat.  Roberto and Elena Birman were flying from Miami to Newark, New Jersey in August when they were … Read more