Charlie Mullins, who runs Pimlico Plumbing, told Yahoo News UK that he believes the Labour leader is “destroying the country” - and wouldn’t let him work at his company.
The millionaire boss of a plumbing company caused red-faces all round when he called Jeremy Corbyn a “tw*t” live on radio. Remain supporter Charlie Mullins, the boss of Pimlico Plumbers, appeared on BBC Radio 4’s World At One to talk about employment laws. When the subject moved on to Brexit, Mr Mullins
A study conducted by an influential German institute claims that Angela Merkel’s open-door refugee programme was not properly criticised by the media. Researchers at the Otto Brenner institute say that German media treated anyone who was critical of the policy was deemed racist. According to German
A teenage girl has been arrested and charged with terror offences after she allegedly planned to carry out an attack in the UK. The 17-year-old is said by police to have communicated with a fighter for the Islamic State terror group in Syria to arrange receiving weapons.
A dad-of-two dressed up in drag so he could catch out an online scammer who had conned thousands out of his friend’s mother. David Walker, 39, decided to turn the tables on the fraudster, who faked an online romance so that he could con the woman out of the money. Mr Walker slapped on make-up and created
Labour may yet change its stance on Brexit if the British public decide they don’t want to leave the EU after all, according to the party’s election campaign chief. Andrew Gwynne, a key advisor to Jeremy Corbyn, suggested that Labour could be “flexible” over Brexit, according to the Daily Mirror.
The Government is facing a backlash from motoring experts over its announcement to ban all new diesel and petrol cars and vans from 2040. Announced as part of efforts to tackle air pollution, the expected move follows similar plans announced in France this month amid increasing signs that the shift
Animal charities have lashed out at Chessington World of Adventures after a fox managed to break into an enclosure and massacre eight penguins. Despite installing ‘special equipment’ to deter foxes in 2015 the pesky predator was still able to gain entry and kill five adult and three infant Humboldt
The distraught parents of terminally ill baby Charlie Gard are hoping that they can have their final wish to let their son die at home. Connie Yates and Chris Gard want to give their 11-month-old a bath and place him in the cot he has never slept in after ending their legal battle to take him to the
Muslim teen ‘kidnapped, raped and murdered for dating Arab Muslim’ Homes, buildings and cars in the south of France have been destroyed after wildfires tore through 1,400 hectares of forest. Residents in Mirabeau were evacuated from their homes while vehicles went up in flames in Carros, north of Nice
All you have to do is count how many triangles you can see in the picture, that has been shared thousands of times on Facebook.
A video circulating across social media is said to show ISIS fighters being executed by Libyan forced armed with semi-automatic weapons. The unverified clip shows 18 men in orange jumpsuits being lined up on their knees and shot at point-blank range by their executors. The video, posted online on Sunday
An Indian Muslim teenager was kidnapped by two men in balaclavas before being raped and murdered, a court has heard. Prosecutors allege that Mujahid Arshid, 33, murdered the teenager for being in a relationship with an Arab Muslim. The body of Celine Dookhran, 19, was found inside a £1.5million home
A war between the United States and North Korea would be “unlike any we have experienced”, according to one top US army chief. Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, warned that escalating tensions between the two countries would lead to a devastating loss of life in a war he described
An annual beer festival in North Korea has been cancelled after just one year because of a drought in the country. The Taedonggang Beer Festival began last year and was due to become an annual event in the notoriously reclusive state. But tour companies Koryo Tours and Young Pioneer Tours were told on
Patricia Widdowson said the “complete and utter neglect” of Good Hope Hospital in Birmingham and a junior doctor who had been in the UK for four months were responsible for her daughter Katie’s death. Ms Widdowson, from Telford, Shropshire, confirmed her daughter and her boyfriend-of-five years Dean
The forecaster said that winter downpours could smash monthly rainfall records for England and Wales and bring about floods like those seen in 2014. Southern England and the Midlands were hit by the heaviest rainfall in 100 years across the winter of 2013-2014, with the clear-up costing billions. Lead
Human blood has been found on a toy car and sandal believed to have belonged to missing toddler Ben Needham, according to his mother. Kerry Needham said the discovery is evidence of a cover-up in the disappearance of her son, who was staying at his grandparents’ farmhouse on Kos before he vanished 26
One of the London Bridge attackers has been buried in secret after several cemeteries reportedly refused to accept his body. Terrorist Khuram Butt was reportedly buried at a graveyard near the family home in East London – with no mourners attending.
Princes Harry and William have revealed how they hadn’t seen their mother Diana for nearly a month before her tragic death in Paris. William, then 15, and Harry, 12, lost out on time with both Diana and father Prince Charles while the pair were going through their divorce. Harry told the Diana, Our
New figures show that police officer numbers have fallen to their lowest level in over 30 years. Official statistics show there were 123,142 officers across all ranks in England and Wales at the end of March this year. This was a fall of 0.7% on 2016, and the lowest number at the end of a financial
The world’s largest inflatable obstacle course is setting up camp in London this summer – and it’s open to both children and adults. Nicknamed ‘The Beast’, the 272m-long inflatable will be housed at Alexandra Palace over the August Bank Holiday weekend. There are 32 challenging obstacles for people
A woman who pretended to be a man so she could dupe her female friend into having sex with her has been jailed for six and a half years. Gayle Newland was found guilty at a retrial at Manchester Crown Court in June of committing sexual assault by penetration, using a prosthetic penis without her blindfolded
Meet Smaug, who is officially the happiest lizard in the world because he just can’t stop SMILING. Unlike his miserable namesake from The Hobbit, the chuffed creature loves nothing more than walking around the house, playing in the garden and even making trips to Pets at Home. Charlotte Birch, 22,
It was a sticky situation on the A2 this morning when a lorry carrying a load of chocolate bars went up in flames. Traffic was utterly gridlocked as three out of the four lanes on the London-bound A2 near Bluewater shopping centre in Kent were closed while fire crews made the scene safe. Firefighters