Gran who scammed £1m benefits splashed cash on holidays, cosmetics and clothes

Gran who scammed £1m benefits splashed cash on holidays, cosmetics and clothes

A grandmother has “overly exaggerated” her disability to falsely claim more than £ 1 million in benefits over fifteen years, a court has heard. Christina Pomfrey, 65, lied that she was completely blind and wheelchair-bound, but under the supervision of detectives they showed that she…

Mum defends dressing kids in cheap clothes – while she wears expensive ones

Mum defends dressing kids in cheap clothes - while she wears expensive ones

A mum has defended her decision to dress her children in supermarket clothes while she wears fancier outfits. Caitlin Fladager hit back after being told it was “not a good look for you as a mum…” The 26-year-old from Vancouver, Canada, proudly admits to buying…

Primark unveils national recycling scheme for unwanted clothes

Primark unveils national recycling scheme for unwanted clothes

Fashion chain Primark has unveiled a nationwide recycling scheme to prevent mountains of old clothes ending up in landfill. The high street retailer is introducing collection points in every one of its 190 UK stores, so shoppers can leave unwanted clothes, shoes and bags. The…

Ghislaine Maxwell forced to wear paper clothes to stop her killing herself

Ghislaine Maxwell forced to wear paper clothes to stop her killing herself

Ghislaine Maxwell has been forced to wear paper clothes and sleep without bedsheets as prison bosses pull out all the stops keep her alive. The 58-year-old heiress is being held at New York’s notorious Metropolitan Detention Centre over her alleged links to paedo billionaire Jeffrey…