Tom Moore to be knighted after Captain raised £33m for NHS in garden

Tom Moore to be knighted after Captain raised £33m for NHS in garden

World War II veteran and NHS fundraising Captain Tom Moore will be knighted, Downing Street has announced. The 100-year-old raised nearly £ 33 million for health care charities by walking around his garden in Bedfordshire. Prime Minister Boris Johnson described Sir Tom as a “true…

Minimum age for playing National Lottery set to be raised

Minimum age for playing National Lottery set to be raised

The minimum age for playing the National Lottery is set to be raised as part of moved to curb problem gambling. Figures show that more than 200,000 16 and 17-year-olds regularly play the Lotto and buy scratchcards and a report in the House of Lords…

Tiny baby monkey raised by humans after primate parents abandon him for twin

Tiny baby monkey raised by humans after primate parents abandon him for twin

Animals rescuers have swooped in to save a rare baby monkey after he was rejected by his parents. The innocent tiny creature was said to have been ditched in favour of its twin but has now had a new lease of life – even pictured…

Man raised by Brit spy was adult when he learned Pablo Escobar is biological dad

Man raised by Brit spy was adult when he learned Pablo Escobar is biological dad

Pablo Escobar’s secret son has recalled the stunning moment when he learned his true dad was the world’s most famous drugs kingpin. ‘Phillip Witcomb’ had been raised by a dapper British spy and was living in Spain when he learned he had been living a…