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Lib Dem peer's 'four minute speech cost tax payer nearly £9,000'rather than a vehicle to keep elderly politicians happy.’ Lord Paddick’s trip
Lib Dem peer's 'four minute speech cost tax payer nearly £9,000'
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rather than a vehicle to keep elderly politicians happy.’ Lord Paddick’s trip was revealed in a new book called Parliament Ltd, which obtained the details using the Freedom of Information act. Metro.co.uk has contacted Lord Paddick for a co... Read more
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Photographer captures New York like you've never seen it beforea dreamlike NYC, showing people rowing in a pink river surrounded by pink leave
Photographer captures New York like you've never seen it before
metro / Posted 55 minutes ago
a dreamlike NYC, showing people rowing in a pink river surrounded by pink leaves and grass.(Picture: Paolo Pettigiani) It’s stunning, and we kind of wish it were real.(Picture: Paolo Pettigiani) The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro... Read more
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Nicole Scherzinger 'signs million pound deal to make X Factor return'never mind, there will be another girl on Broadway and Nicole won’t get her Ton
Nicole Scherzinger 'signs million pound deal to make X Factor return'
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never mind, there will be another girl on Broadway and Nicole won’t get her Tony Award.’ It is thought that the 2016 season will see Louis and Sharon return, along with Nicole and Simon. Metro.co.uk has contacted reps for The X Factor and N... Read more
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Overwatch porn is being removed from Pornhubone of the videos he claimed was sent to Gfycat. It’s not yet clear whether Bl
Overwatch porn is being removed from Pornhub
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one of the videos he claimed was sent to Gfycat. It’s not yet clear whether Blizzard was responsible for the notices directly or a separate company that worked for the firm did it off their own back. Metro.co.uk has contacted Blizzard for a comme... Read more
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Britain's Got Talent 2016 final: Viewers accuse Alex Magala of 'safety wire'on this show.’ Magala finished in ninth place with magician Richard Jones goin
Britain's Got Talent 2016 final: Viewers accuse Alex Magala of 'safety wire'
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on this show.’ Magala finished in ninth place with magician Richard Jones going on to win. Singer Wayne Woodward came second, and Simon Cowell’s gold buzzer act Boogie Storm finished third. Metro.co.uk has contacted Britain’s Got Talent for comme... Read more
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Exclusive Emmerdale video: Cast members reveal big spoilers at the soap awardsTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web br
Exclusive Emmerdale video: Cast members reveal big spoilers at the soap awards
metro / Posted 15 hours ago
To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Metro.co.uk were at the British Soap Awards and wasted no time in catching up with members of the Emmerdale cast on the red carpet and, as... Read more
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27 things straight men need to hurry up and learn about having sexis working very, very well for us in that particular moment. Continue. Do not s
27 things straight men need to hurry up and learn about having sex
metro / Posted 16 hours ago
is working very, very well for us in that particular moment. Continue. Do not stop, or get overexcited and go harder or faster. Keep going exactly as you were.27. You are never, ever entitled to sex The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.co... Read more
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Chubby hedgehog put on a diet because he's too fat to live in the wildbig fella is now on a diet. So far he’s lost about 281 grams but still has some
Chubby hedgehog put on a diet because he's too fat to live in the wild
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big fella is now on a diet. So far he’s lost about 281 grams but still has some way to go to get to his ideal weight of just under 1,000 grams.’ When will this hedgehog body-shaming epidemic end? The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.... Read more
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Dog left alone in car with sign urging passers-by not to smash window to helpis leaving your your dog by itself in a car ever a good idea? ‘We’d be concern
Dog left alone in car with sign urging passers-by not to smash window to help
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is leaving your your dog by itself in a car ever a good idea? ‘We’d be concerned about it,’ a RSPCA spokeswoman told metro.co.uk. ‘But every case is different so we couldn’t say for certain if the dog was in danger. ‘Some cars are adapted... Read more
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A heroic man jumped into a freezing cold river to rescue a drowning dogto him for rescuing Charli – that she asked Bobby for his preferred charity so
A heroic man jumped into a freezing cold river to rescue a drowning dog
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to him for rescuing Charli – that she asked Bobby for his preferred charity so she could make a donation to his name. So this story has two good deeds in one go.(Picture: Facebook/Sara Melnicoff) The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro... Read more
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This is why your G&T tastes so damn goodThis is why you’re so obsessed with G&Ts (Picture: metro.co.uk) Ahhh. The firs
This is why your G&T tastes so damn good
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This is why you’re so obsessed with G&Ts (Picture: metro.co.uk) Ahhh. The first sip of a G&T after a hard day. It’s right up there on the list of most satisfying, refreshing feelings in the world. Because gin is wonderful. That much we know. And... Read more
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Police say they couldn’t find any evidence of Amber Heard’s injuriesDepp’s mother died, and 15 months after the couple tied the knot. Johnny had p
Police say they couldn’t find any evidence of Amber Heard’s injuries
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Depp’s mother died, and 15 months after the couple tied the knot. Johnny had previously mentioned earlier this week how he hoped the divorce will be ‘over quickly’. Metro.co.uk have reached out to both parties for comment, with no immediate repli... Read more
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Drop what you're doing and marvel at the magic of the inception doughnutDOUGHNUTS, which are then topped with Cheerios, decorated to look like doughnut
Drop what you're doing and marvel at the magic of the inception doughnut
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DOUGHNUTS, which are then topped with Cheerios, decorated to look like doughnuts. That’s 13 doughnut-ish things in one go. Oh. Wow. In short: take us to New York and get this thing in our faces. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.... Read more
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Heartbreaking photos show a grandfather before and after his wife's deaththe first May 20 without grandma.’ Sharing the photos, their grandchild wrote:
Heartbreaking photos show a grandfather before and after his wife's death
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the first May 20 without grandma.’ Sharing the photos, their grandchild wrote: ‘There is no way to avoid illness and death. ‘They can cut off time, but they can’t cut off the continuity of love.’ The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.c... Read more
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21 things people do that make them instantly unattractive to other peoplef***ing use, okay? 20. Baby talk. Less cute, more creepy. 21. Talking about y
21 things people do that make them instantly unattractive to other people
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f***ing use, okay? 20. Baby talk. Less cute, more creepy. 21. Talking about your ex. If you do that for more than a casual sentence in answer to a question, you will scream: ‘I haven’t moved on!’ The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.c... Read more
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Tina the terrapin has been kicked out of her home for being a massive dicknow been evicted from her cosy tank at Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary and moved
Tina the terrapin has been kicked out of her home for being a massive dick
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now been evicted from her cosy tank at Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary and moved into her own isolated tank. Apparently the crocodiles are overjoyed. We think Tina’s just misunderstood. The FixThe daily lifestyle email... Read more
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25 things girls do in bed that guys hatelegs that haven’t been shaved for a few days.’ 25. ‘Being my best mate first.
25 things girls do in bed that guys hate
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legs that haven’t been shaved for a few days.’ 25. ‘Being my best mate first. I thought it would work. And now I miss her.’ Talk about fussy! Some guys just don’t seem like they’ll ever be pleased. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.co.... Read more
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Amber Heard files domestic abuse restraining order against Johnny Deppon the set of The Rum Diary. Amber cited ‘irreconcilable differences’ when she
Amber Heard files domestic abuse restraining order against Johnny Depp
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on the set of The Rum Diary. Amber cited ‘irreconcilable differences’ when she filed for divorce – a move which ended Johnny’s third marriage to date. Johnny and Amber’s reps did not immediately reply to requests for comment from Me... Read more
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This 15-pound baby might be the heaviest girl ever bornThis baby girl was born weighing 15 pounds. (Photo: Screenshot via metro.co.uk)
This 15-pound baby might be the heaviest girl ever born
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This baby girl was born weighing 15 pounds. (Photo: Screenshot via metro.co.uk) By Evann Gastaldo, USA TODAY NETWORK, Newser A baby born in India on Monday is likely the biggest ever born in the country, and she could be the heaviest girl ever born... Read more
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Vegan teens: Why are so many young people dropping animal products?before are giving up animal products completely. ‘It’s becoming quite trendy a
Vegan teens: Why are so many young people dropping animal products?
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before are giving up animal products completely. ‘It’s becoming quite trendy and fashionable to be vegan now,’ Laura told Metro.co.uk. ‘There are a lot more vegan celebrities and role models these days.’ Teen Vgn runs camps for teenagers, during... Read more
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Bank holiday weather: It's going to be very, er, Britishthe three days. So will it be sunglasses or Wellies weather? Martin Bowles, me
Bank holiday weather: It's going to be very, er, British
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the three days. So will it be sunglasses or Wellies weather? Martin Bowles, media meteorologist for the Met Office, told Metro.co.uk what to expect.Saturday Martin said: ‘Tomorrow (Saturday) will be a day of sunshine and showers. ‘Most of the... Read more
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This 15-pound baby might be the heaviest girl ever bornThis baby girl was born weighing 15 pounds. (Photo: Screenshot via metro.co.uk)
This 15-pound baby might be the heaviest girl ever born
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This baby girl was born weighing 15 pounds. (Photo: Screenshot via metro.co.uk) By Evann Gastaldo, USA TODAY NETWORK, Newser A baby born in India on Monday is likely the biggest ever born in the country, and she could be the heaviest girl ever born... Read more
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9 stunning beaches you should visit this May bank holidaylove their shortboards. Braunton Burrows is inside the UNESCO designated North
9 stunning beaches you should visit this May bank holiday
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love their shortboards. Braunton Burrows is inside the UNESCO designated North Devon Biosphere reserve, with culm grassland and broadleaved woodland, and is the largest sand dune system in England. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.co... Read more
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France is opening a wine theme park (complete with a tipsy boat ride)the wine-tasting.(Picture: Getty) Tickets cost €20 (£15) for adults and €8 (£6
France is opening a wine theme park (complete with a tipsy boat ride)
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the wine-tasting.(Picture: Getty) Tickets cost €20 (£15) for adults and €8 (£6) for kids – who, yes, are entirely welcome. You can also buy a yearly season ticket for unlimited trips, if you fancy. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.co... Read more
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Student wins a year's supply of Pot Noodle even though he absolutely hates themdoing a good deed – she ended up giving the whole lot to a local food bank. At
Student wins a year's supply of Pot Noodle even though he absolutely hates them
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doing a good deed – she ended up giving the whole lot to a local food bank. At least they’ve gone to a good cause. And Bradley has a bit of cash to make it through til his student loan is paid out. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.co... Read more
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This is why your cat moves their water dish before drinkingfrom their paws or off the floor. Cat and dog owners: How to tell if your pet
This is why your cat moves their water dish before drinking
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from their paws or off the floor. Cat and dog owners: How to tell if your pet is struggling in the heat – and how to help them Meanwhile, here’s a cat drinking in super slow motion just because: The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.... Read more
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Lad takes down sexbot trying to scam his credit card detailsalt="hilarious spambot Credit: Imgur" width="532" height="731" /> Surely she c
Lad takes down sexbot trying to scam his credit card details
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alt="hilarious spambot Credit: Imgur" width="532" height="731" /> Surely she couldn’t just used Facet... Read more
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Here's how you can get a bottle of Sainsbury's prosecco for £2.63let you take your total up to £60 with more alcohol, so you will actually have
Here's how you can get a bottle of Sainsbury's prosecco for £2.63
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let you take your total up to £60 with more alcohol, so you will actually have to be responsible and buy food. We recommend picnic supplies so you can feel extra smug and summer-y. Cheers to that. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.co... Read more
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This man found a terrified kitten under a car and couldn't not adopt itof course, what with Reddit users paying more attention to detail than most – t
This man found a terrified kitten under a car and couldn't not adopt it
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of course, what with Reddit users paying more attention to detail than most – they were more interested in the rubbish parking job where the kitten was found. You can’t please everybody, can you? The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.... Read more
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McDonald's has opened a free fries-only pop-up and it's absolutely magicalit’s not all horribly disappointing news. Still, if anyone fancies paying for
McDonald's has opened a free fries-only pop-up and it's absolutely magical
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it’s not all horribly disappointing news. Still, if anyone fancies paying for a quick flight to Australia so we can treat ourselves to endless handfuls of fries, we’re willing and waiting. Thanks. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.c... Read more
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One of last night's Spelling Bee champions was absolutely BRUTAL to his enemiesNihar straight up rejected Jairam’s high five, twice, before finally accepting
One of last night's Spelling Bee champions was absolutely BRUTAL to his enemies
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Nihar straight up rejected Jairam’s high five, twice, before finally accepting a hug. Not just a great speller, but also a ruthless champion in the face of his enemies. This kid is going places. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro... Read more
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Here's why you probably shouldn't drink out of hotel glassesdefinitely are not environmentally friendly) Our recommendation? Bring your ow
Here's why you probably shouldn't drink out of hotel glasses
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definitely are not environmentally friendly) Our recommendation? Bring your own refillable bottle, or wash out the glasses yourself before using them. Just so you can stay hydrated and sleep easily. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.co.... Read more
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This girl has been photobombing couples' romantic embraces for two yearsbeen caught out being a bit naughty because of these photos. One user commente
This girl has been photobombing couples' romantic embraces for two years
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been caught out being a bit naughty because of these photos. One user commented: ‘When one of the photos looks like your boyfriend of 4 years…. where are these mostly taken?’ Sh*t about to go down. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.co.... Read more
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Here's what happened when I went round sniffing strangers' armpits in the hope omen? And not even men – I’m not greedy, I just want one I have chemistry with.
Here's what happened when I went round sniffing strangers' armpits in the hope o
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men? And not even men – I’m not greedy, I just want one I have chemistry with. Although, just to be clear, next time I’m in a packed Tube with you I will not be sniffing your armpit to check. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Met... Read more
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Kid's shady answer to desert island survival question is absolutely ruthlessfor thinking with his head and not his heart – but we’d seriously hate to be on
Kid's shady answer to desert island survival question is absolutely ruthless
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for thinking with his head and not his heart – but we’d seriously hate to be on the wrong side of this kid (or adult pretending to be kid for viral exposure, not that we’re sceptical, or anything). The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.c... Read more
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18 things you learn when you’re a Brit in Americapainted extravagantly differently to its neighbours. The bolder the colours, th
18 things you learn when you’re a Brit in America
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painted extravagantly differently to its neighbours. The bolder the colours, the better. Dunkin Donuts are somehow more ubiquitous than Starbucks But still not as ubiquitous as the American flag. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.c... Read more
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'Unworkable, retrograde and dangerous': Drug policy reformer slams new 'legal high' banREX Shutterstock) Amanda Feilding, drug policy reformer and founder of the thi
'Unworkable, retrograde and dangerous': Drug policy reformer slams new 'legal high' ban
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REX Shutterstock) Amanda Feilding, drug policy reformer and founder of the think-tank the Beckley Foundation, told Metro.co.uk the ban was ‘unworkable, retrograde and dangerous.’ The Foundation, which was launched in 1998, promotes a... Read more
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Did Amber Heard get cold feet about marrying Johnny Depp at engagement party?15 months of marriage earlier this week citing ‘irreconcilable differences’ jus
Did Amber Heard get cold feet about marrying Johnny Depp at engagement party?
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15 months of marriage earlier this week citing ‘irreconcilable differences’ just three days after Depp’s mother Betty Sue Palmer died. The Magic XXL star is seeking spousal support. Metro.co.uk have contacted reps for Depp and Heard for a com... Read more
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Britain’s Got Talent fans demand Alesha Dixon is SACKED after ‘racist’ commentHeroes, achieving a standing ovation from the judges. However, they failed to
Britain’s Got Talent fans demand Alesha Dixon is SACKED after ‘racist’ comment
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Heroes, achieving a standing ovation from the judges. However, they failed to make it through to the final – losing out to 12-year-old Beau Dermott and dance act Balance Unity. Metro.co.uk have reached out to Britain’s Got Talent fo... Read more
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Why you should be putting pickled spring onions into your gin martinispring onions he bought from an organic veg wholesaler. ‘I regrew them in my w
Why you should be putting pickled spring onions into your gin martini
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spring onions he bought from an organic veg wholesaler. ‘I regrew them in my window box by chopping off the bottoms and placing them in water,’ he says. ‘Two weeks and they were ready to rock!’. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro... Read more
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These vegan sorbet flowers are almost too pretty to eat(Picture: Amorino/Metro.co.uk) What’s better than ice cream or sorbet on a hot
These vegan sorbet flowers are almost too pretty to eat
metro / Posted 3 days ago
(Picture: Amorino/Metro.co.uk) What’s better than ice cream or sorbet on a hot day? Vegan sorbet in the shape of a flower, of course. Amorino, which has shops across London, are serving up gelato which is almost too pretty to eat. And their... Read more
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Is Operation Black Vote's EU referendum poster 'racist'?EU referendum? Poor taste #operationblackvotehttps://t.co/Nj1INjpmmX But other
Is Operation Black Vote's EU referendum poster 'racist'?
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EU referendum? Poor taste #operationblackvotehttps://t.co/Nj1INjpmmX But others liked it OBV director Simon Woolley told metro.co.uk that the poster held up a ‘mirror’ to a toxic debate that’s already out there. He said the criticism was unfair... Read more
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Why it's hard to accept I'll ever find love when I have a mental illness(Picture: Liberty Antonia Sadler for Metro.co.uk) Relationships and mental hea
Why it's hard to accept I'll ever find love when I have a mental illness
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(Picture: Liberty Antonia Sadler for Metro.co.uk) Relationships and mental health. If I’m honest, in the past, I’ve been wary of mixing the two – I’ve been scared people I thought were my friends would reject me when they learned I was bipolar,... Read more
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This video of Pringles being made is deeply satisfyinginto a Pringles sheet. Little Pringle ovals are cut out of that sheet. The Pr
This video of Pringles being made is deeply satisfying
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into a Pringles sheet. Little Pringle ovals are cut out of that sheet. The Pringles are fried. And finally, they’re stacked. So. Satisfying. BRB, watching this on repeat for the next few hours. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.co... Read more
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A surprising amount of you would let your partner have sex elsewhere - but why?show that many disagree. It’s a changing world we are living in – and if fidel
A surprising amount of you would let your partner have sex elsewhere - but why?
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show that many disagree. It’s a changing world we are living in – and if fidelity in marriage is becoming less and less important, who knows what it will lead relationships to be lax about next… The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro... Read more
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Girl accidentally burns eyebrow off just one day before promno indication there was any fault with the cosmetics at all, and this was almos
Girl accidentally burns eyebrow off just one day before prom
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no indication there was any fault with the cosmetics at all, and this was almost certainly a freak reaction to the mud in the Dead Sea, Metro.co.uk has contacted Benefit Cosmetics for comment. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Me... Read more
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Boy calls out cheating fiancée on Twitter after she slept with man on hen nightpeople are flooding in with sympathetic tweets. Hopefully he’ll be so reading t
Boy calls out cheating fiancée on Twitter after she slept with man on hen night
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people are flooding in with sympathetic tweets. Hopefully he’ll be so reading through the nice tweets that he’ll forget all about that awful Samantha (if the tweet really is true, of course). The FixThe daily lifestyle email from M... Read more
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93-old woman with dementia retrieves lost memories through danceGroove Therapy) ‘At the forefront of our class planning comes a push for menta
93-old woman with dementia retrieves lost memories through dance
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Groove Therapy) ‘At the forefront of our class planning comes a push for mental wellbeing, something that is repeatedly compromised in our workplace, home and most commonly, out internal monologue.’ The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.co.... Read more
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BGT's Dec Donnelly criticised for 'letchy' comments towards girl groupissue with you which is making you look a little bit untouchable.’ They failed
BGT's Dec Donnelly criticised for 'letchy' comments towards girl group
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issue with you which is making you look a little bit untouchable.’ They failed to make it through to the final, with magician Richard Jones and dance act Boogie Storm instead going through. Metro.co.uk has contacted reps for Dec and BGT for comme... Read more
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Guy shares extortionate medical bill; makes us seriously thankful for the NHSthat at a time when many of us are worried about the future of the NHS, a bill
Guy shares extortionate medical bill; makes us seriously thankful for the NHS
metro / Posted 4 days ago
that at a time when many of us are worried about the future of the NHS, a bill like this highlights just what happens in countries without publicly funded healthcare. And it’s not a pretty sight. The FixThe daily lifestyle email from Metro.... Read more
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