MOST men of a certain age would be flattered to be romantically linked with a beautiful Italian woman who also happened to be much younger.
A COUPLE have been ordered to demolish their dream £464,000 home – because bungling builders made it 6ft too high and 4ft too wide.
RAIL passengers made more than 1.2 billion journeys last year despite inflation-busting fare rises.
COMEDIAN Griff Rhys Jones has told a university he does not want to be its chancellor after a blooper worthy of his TV show It’ll Be Alright On The Night.
WHILE some women hide away to nurse their wounds after a break-up, actress Gwyneth Paltrow has bounced back looking better than ever.
A POSTCODE health map that can show how your neighbourhood ranks for killer and chronic diseases has been unveiled.
SEVEN people, including three firemen, were injured yesterday after a storage silo full of sawdust exploded at a timber yard.
RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin warned today there will be “consequences” for Kiev using their armed forces in the east of Ukraine.
THE Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were up at dawn today to take part in a solemn act of remembrance for the fallen in Australia.
THE UK Independence Party have suspended member Andre Lampitt for “repellent” comments he made on Twitter, it emerged this evening.
SUPER-SIZE graves meant solely for overweight people have been planned by a council to cope with Britain’s growing obesity crisis.
A PET owner owes her life to her dog after the much-loved mutt saved her from choking on a piece of toast – by performing a Heimlich-style manoeuvre on her.
BRITAIN is “certainly not” a Christian country in some ways, according to the Archbishop of Canterbury.
A LUCKY grandmother made a miracle escape with her life, after she was hit by TWO vehicles in TWO seconds.
RUMOURS that Sharon Stone had been rushed to hospital in Brazil earlier this month have been blasted as totally untrue, with the star said to be in good health.
AN amateur photographer who has spent more than 50 years photographing the Royal Family has released some of his wonderfully intimate pictures for the very first time.
MICHELLE Dockery has hung up her sparkling red carpet gowns and stepped back into her period drama attire this week after she was spotted filming scenes for the new series of Downton Abbey.
A MAN who single-handedly tried to stop the Nazi Holocaust of the Jews during WW2 was honoured this week for his humane but futile efforts to stop history’s biggest crime.
NEWCOMERS John Newman and London Grammar will fight it out for the top spot at this year’s Ivor Novello awards.
AN iceberg, almost six times the size of Manchester, has broken off a glacier in Antarctica.