The paper says the book corroborates allegations made by a former Soviet defector who said Mr Foot had received a series of “clandestine payments” from the KGB. The revelations come 23 years after the former Labour leader called such claims a “big lie” and successfully sued the paper.
This Christmas the world-famous department store Harrods will be invoking a bit of Ebenezer Scrooge, according to the Daily Telegraph. The paper visits to Santa’s grotto will be by invitation only, and only accessible to rewards customers.
After a backlash from parents, Harrods commented that admissions would be “extremely limited” with “a range of factors” used to determine who was invited.
Image copyright Taylors Eye Witness Image caption The scissors were loaned out for ribbon-cutting ceremonies An appeal has been made to solve the mysterious whereabouts of a giant pair of scissors made for ribbon-cutting ceremonies more than 80 years ago. Sheffield firm Taylor’s Eye Witness made the cutters in the 1920s, which were loaned out […]
Image copyright Warwickshire Police/Getty Image caption The e-fit has raised smiles online because of its exaggerated mouth, with many comparing it to the Cheshire Cat A police force’s e-fit of a burglary suspect has been mocked for its resemblance to the Cheshire Cat. Warwickshire Police published the mock-up of the toothy fugitive on Twitter, but […]
Police in Cumbria say they’ve seen a disproportionate number of deaths related to drug abuse in Barrow over recent months. Drug dealers are travelling from as far afield as London to sell drugs in the town. The BBC’s Michael Buchanan has been investigating the problem. Source link Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn