Tory donors ‘who pay £3 million get seats in the Lords’

Peter Andrew Cruddas was born in Hackney in 1953, the son of a Smithfield meat porter, he dropped out of school at 15 without any qualifications. He credits the Boy Scouts with his early success, teaching him self-discipline and providing him with self-esteem. ‘The Boy Scouts enabled me to escape a violent home situation and … Read more

How to watch Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant on line and on TV

Canelo Alvarez and Caleb Plant face-off at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in the early hours of Sunday morning for the undisputed super-middleweight title. It is a rare four-belt unification in boxing and victory would add yet another chapter to Canelo’s legacy, with the Mexican already considered boxing’s pound-for-pound best fighter. Canelo last fought … Read more

Mexican Grand Prix 2021, F1 qualifying: Valtteri Bottas takes pole as Mercedes lock out front row

Wolff’s putdowns – “pantomime”, “irrelevant”, “little actor” – were all carefully chosen and consistent with the sort of tone he has adopted all season where Horner is concerned; condescending, superior, older and wiser. During the row over Red Bull’s flexi-wing earlier in the summer, Wolff described Horner as a “bit of a windbag who wants … Read more

Morgue monster David Fuller’s horrified mistress on ‘perfect gent’ who wooed her

A horrified nurse has told of her two-year affair with morgue monster David Fuller, not knowing he had killed two women. The warped hospital electrician wooed the unsuspecting woman with cocktails and concert tickets. Then he dumped her for another nurse – all behind the back of his trusting wife. Fuller, 67, would go on … Read more

Coronavirus live: Russia cases hit record daily high, England speeds up booster jab rollout

People in England will be able to book their Covid-19 booster jab a month before they are eligible from Monday See all our coronavirus coverage Two hyenas at the US Denver zoo have tested positive for Covid-19, the first confirmed cases among the animals worldwide. Samples from a variety of animals at the zoo, including … Read more

WATCH: Seamus Power inches away from hole-in-one as he seeks ‘little bit of magic’ in search for second PGA win

Seamus Power hasn’t given up hope of notching his second PGA TOUR win of the year and reckons “a little bit of magic” could still do the trick in the World Wide Technology Championship at Mayakoba. he West Waterford man came close to slam-dunking his tee shot for a hole-in-one at the 15th at El … Read more