Romantic proposal ends in disaster when man’s new fiancee topples 650ft off snowy Austrian mountain

Romantic proposal ends in disaster when man’s new fiancee topples 650ft off a snowy Austrian mountain moments after saying yes Woman, 32, from St Pölten, Austria, said yes after the proposal on December 27  Partner, 27, tried to catch her when she fell from Falkert mountain in Carinthia  He was rescued by helicopter and the snow … Read more Romantic proposal ends in disaster when man’s new fiancee topples 650ft off snowy Austrian mountain

Norway landslide: Dozens missing after houses swept away in disaster

Dozens are missing and at least nine people have been injured in a massive night-time landslide in a Norwegian town. Homes were buried under a huge slick of mud at 4am in the village of Ask, in the municipality of Gjerdrum, 12 miles north of Oslo. Photos show at least eight homes were swept away … Read more Norway landslide: Dozens missing after houses swept away in disaster

Contaminated blood scandal is ‘a disaster bigger than Hillsborough’ 

Contaminated blood scandal which left tens of thousands of NHS patients infected with hepatitis C is ‘a disaster bigger than Hillsborough’ By Holly Bancroft For The Mail On Sunday Published: 00:47 GMT, 27 December 2020 | Updated: 01:26 GMT, 27 December 2020 The contaminated blood scandal which left tens of thousands of NHS patients infected with … Read more Contaminated blood scandal is ‘a disaster bigger than Hillsborough’ 

Duty free loss will be a ‘disaster for jobs’, says Kurt Geiger boss

Duty free loss will be like a ‘Covid for 2021 for jobs’, says Kurt Geiger fashion boss Neil Clifford By Tom Witherow For The Daily Mail Published: 21:56 GMT, 23 December 2020 | Updated: 21:56 GMT, 23 December 2020 The removal of duty-free shopping will be like a ‘Covid for 2021’ for high street jobs, … Read more Duty free loss will be a ‘disaster for jobs’, says Kurt Geiger boss

Fears over duty-free jobs disaster when Britain ends VAT refunds for foreign visitors to UK shops

MPs have demanded the Government reveal how hard the UK economy will be hit when duty free shopping for foreign tourists is scrapped next month. Chancellor Rishi Sunak will end VAT refunds for international visitors to British shops from January 1, even as the high street is fighting for its survival after the Covid-19 crisis. … Read more Fears over duty-free jobs disaster when Britain ends VAT refunds for foreign visitors to UK shops

Nail-biting clips reveal people who narrowly avoided disaster

Close shave! Nail-biting clips reveal people who narrowly avoided disaster – including a diver almost swallowed by a blue whale TikTok user Romeo Goku shares nail biting compilation videos on his page  Show people seconds away from disaster but usually saved at the last minute Includes a man who was saved from colliding with a train … Read more Nail-biting clips reveal people who narrowly avoided disaster

London lockdown revolt: Boris Johnson warned putting capital in highest Tier 3 would be a ‘disaster’

Will the lockdown end next week? Yes. Boris Johnson has confirmed today that the lockdown will end on December 2 – next Wednesday – and it is thought this will come into effect at 00.01am that day.  What will replace the lockdown?  The lockdown will be replaced by a system of regional restrictions in three … Read more London lockdown revolt: Boris Johnson warned putting capital in highest Tier 3 would be a ‘disaster’

Pub bosses say they face disaster with a million jobs on the line

Ministers have been warned that clamping harsh restrictions on pubs and restaurants next month would be the ‘final nail in the coffin’ for thousands of venues and trigger a jobs bloodbath.  Hospitality bosses today railed against the tighter tiers system, which have been trailed ahead of an announcement by Boris Johnson, and said it represents … Read more Pub bosses say they face disaster with a million jobs on the line

Top City bosses warn: Tougher tiers risk disaster

Top City bosses say tougher tier system will ‘devastate’ their businesses and risk a tsunami of job losses Shops, bars and restaurants will reopen on December 2 There there are fears swathes of the country will be plunged back into even harsher restrictions than before the lockdown By Tom Witherow And Lucy White For The … Read more Top City bosses warn: Tougher tiers risk disaster

Expert reveals why the order in which The Block houses are auctioned could spell disaster for teams

‘With great power comes great responsibility’: The Block boss reveals why Jimmy and Tam could RUIN other teams’ auctions with one decision By Ali Daher For Daily Mail Australia Published: 01:42 GMT, 22 November 2020 | Updated: 01:42 GMT, 22 November 2020 The Block’s five homes went up for auction on Saturday ahead of this … Read more Expert reveals why the order in which The Block houses are auctioned could spell disaster for teams