From schools to house prices, use our interactive tool to find the best commuter town for you

From schools to house prices, use our interactive tool to find the best commuter town for you

1.Slough, Berkshire London Station London Paddington Average House Price £372,300 Slough used to be a subject of mockery, but it has recently overcome that reputation for three clear reasons: fast access to London, high employment and excellent schools. The town, which is home of the Mars Bar, and gave birth to the zebra crossing as … Read more

England vs New Zealand, 3rd Test: Trent Boult On Fire, Knocks Stump After Stump On Day 2. Watch

England vs New Zealand, 3rd Test: Trent Boult On Fire, Knocks Stump After Stump On Day 2. Watch

ENG vs NZ Live: Trent Boult bowled a magnificent spell on Day 2 of the 3rd Test.© Twitter Trent Boult was on top of his game as New Zealand rattled England’s top-order on Day 2 of the ongoing third Test at Headingley in Leeds. After the Kiwis were bundled out for 329 in the first … Read more

Covid infections rise in London as Omicron variants spread across UK

Covid infections rise in London as Omicron variants spread across UK

C ovid-19 infections in London have almost doubled in recent weeks as cases continue to rise in all four nations of the UK. The increase is likely to be driven by the latest Omicron variants BA.4 and BA.5, figures show. In the most recent week of data, June 12 to 18, 13,166 new cases were … Read more

London experienced biggest drop in life expectancy across England during Covid

London experienced biggest drop in life expectancy across England during Covid

M en and women in London has experienced the biggest drop in life expectancy across England during the Covid pandemic. Life expectancy for males dropped by 2.5 years to 78.8 between 2019 and 2020, data from Public Health England revealed. Meanwhile, females living in the capital lost an average of 1.6 years with a life … Read more

UK Conservatives lose 2 elections in blow to Boris Johnson

UK Conservatives lose 2 elections in blow to Boris Johnson

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson suffered a double blow as voters rejected his Conservative Party in two special parliamentary elections dominated by questions about his leadership and ethics. He was further wounded when the party’s chairman quit after the results came out early Friday, saying Conservatives “cannot carry on with business as … Read more

Overland Park, Kansas elderly couple killed in shooting

Overland Park, Kansas elderly couple killed in shooting

The Overland Park, Kansas Police Department is investigating what they believe to be a murder-suicide that happened Thursday morning. Police said the incident happened at a home in the 8400 block of England Street.Police said in a tweet that two people – an elderly man and woman – were found dead at the home. The … Read more

Tom Keane – BROTHER of Everton defender Michael – is set to join Manchester United as transfer chief

Tom Keane – BROTHER of Everton defender Michael – is set to join Manchester United as transfer chief

EXCLUSIVE: Tom Keane – BROTHER of Everton defender Michael – is set to join Manchester United to replace transfer chief Matt Judge as the club prepare for a busy summer window Tom Keane is poised to join Manchester United as their chief transfer negotiator Keane is the brother of Everton defender Michael and Wigan striker … Read more

Holly Valance attends UK Conservative Party’s summer ball in London | Photos

Holly Valance attends UK Conservative Party’s summer ball in London | Photos

Former Neighbours star Holly Valance has popped up at a Conservative soiree with the UK Prime Minister, weeks after meeting with Donald Trump. Former Neighbours star Holly Valance has made a rare red carpet outing, stepping out with her billionaire husband Nick Candy for the UK Conservative Party’s lavish summer ball in London this week. … Read more

Rail strikes: Girl planning four-hour journey to A-level maths exam amid fears of severe disruption from national walkout – MKFM 106.3FM

Rail strikes: Girl planning four-hour journey to A-level maths exam amid fears of severe disruption from national walkout – MKFM 106.3FM

A girl at a London school is planning a four-and-a-half-hour journey to make her maths A-level exam on Tuesday as the rail strike is set to cause severe travel disruption. Other pupils have had to book hotels or stay with friends as the country braces for the first day of the walkout – the worst … Read more

NHS braces for disruption to patients caused by rail strike

NHS braces for disruption to patients caused by rail strike

T he NHS “remains open”, leading medics have said as the health service prepares for disruption caused by rail strikes. Patients have been urged to plan ahead for appointments. And hospitals have made arrangements to ensure staff will be on site, including setting up park-and-ride services and taxi-sharing facilities. The strikes could have a particular … Read more