Man United ‘set to hand Jesse Lingard bumper new £100k-a-week contract’ after sensational season at Old Trafford

Man United are set to hand Jesse Lingard a bumper new deal to reward the England international for his exceptional season at Old Trafford. The 25-year-old has had a stellar campaign and despite putting pen-to-paper on an £85k-a-week four-year deal just 12 months ago, United plan to offer him more…

Tom Daley and Dustin Lance Black thrown surprise baby shower after revealing they’re having a baby boy

Tom Daley and husband Dustin Lance Black were thrown a surprise baby shower in London on Saturday. The Olympic diver, 23, and US screenwriter, 43, are expecting a baby boy via surrogate later this year. Ahead of the impending arrival, the pair and their pals threw a huge celebration. Tom…

Two men knifed outside busy London tube station in broad daylight after fight breaks out

Two men have been stabbed in broad daylight after a fight broke out outside a busy south London Tube station. Around 6pm on Saturday, the men were found with knife wounds on Upper Tooting Road, near Tooting Bec Underground, Scotland Yard said. Cops added that one of the men suffered…

London Marathon 2018 weather: Runners expected to battle hottest ever race with temperatures exceeding 22C record

Runners in the London Marathon this year could face the hottest ever race. A bright and sunny day could spell danger for those who are taking part in the event and could make the already gruelling 26.2 mile run even worse. There is a 50-50 chance the heat wave will…

Mike Myers remembers Austin Powers co-star Verne Troyer – ‘I hope he’s in a better place’

Mike Myers has joined a long list of stars to pay tribute to Verne Troyer after he died aged 49 on Saturday. Mike, who starred alongside Verne in syp comedy Austin Powers, said: “Verne was the consummate professional and a beacon of positivity for those of us who had the…

Dale Winton’s Miami neighbour feared star would take his own life over “broken heart”

Tragic Dale Winton became so depressed and ill in his last years, a petrified neighbour used to check up on the much loved star every day to make sure he hadn’t killed himself. John Wenzel, who lived two doors down from the Supermarket Sweep host’s US home, revealed that just…

Parents to be given guidelines on how long children should spend online

Jeremy Hunt will issue rules on how long children should spend online. The Health Secretary has sent an angry letter to social media giants, such as Twitter and Google, threatening to provide guidelines if they will not. He plans to ask Chief Medical Officer Professor Dame Sally Davies to ­research…

Verne Troyer dead at 49 after Mini-Me star was ‘placed under involuntary psychiatric hold’ in hospital earlier this month

Verne Troyer has died at the age of 49. The Austin Powers star died on Saturday afternoon with a statement on his Instagram page making reference to “depression and suicide.” “Depression and Suicide are very serious issues,” the statement read. “You never know what kind of battle someone is going…

Sevilla 0-1 Barcelona live score and goal updates from Copa del Rey final at Wanda Metropolitano

Barcelona are seeking their 30th Copa del Rey title against Sevilla on Saturday night. The Blaugrana have utterly dominated the competition in recent times, and have won it the past three years. But standing in their way is Sevilla. Despite performing poorly in La Liga this season, the Spanish outfit…

Brexit Countdown Special: Immigration minister Caroline Nokes answers YOUR questions on Brexit – Nigel Nelson

Three million EU citizens are to get a special Windrush-style taskforce to help them stay in Britain. The revelation by Immigration minister Caroline Nokes comes after EU nationals told Brexit Countdown they feared the same threat of deportation as Windrush migrants. Fritz Dittman, 51, of Ruislip, North West London, wanted…