Press Association 2014 LATEST

Briton takes key Apple role

Haringey Independent: Sir Jonathan Ive is the man behind of some of the best-loved gadgets of modern times

5:57am Tuesday 26th May 2015

British technology guru Sir Jonathan Ive has been promoted to Apple's chief design officer, it has been revealed.

Sun set to give way to showers

Haringey Independent: Sunshine is expected to give away to heavy showers

5:57am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Children looking to celebrate the half-term holiday by playing in the sunshine may be forced into a change of plans after forecasters predicted a gloomy few days.

Cooper wants free childcare for all

Haringey Independent: Yvette Cooper has called for a Scandinavian-style system of universal childcare

5:57am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Labour leadership contender Yvette Cooper has said her party needs to revolutionise the way it supports families by offering free childcare for all.

Probe as murder suspect found dead

Haringey Independent: Members of the public found the body of comic-book fan Jed Allen

5:57am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Detectives who were searching for triple murder suspect Jed Allen will shift their attention to the circumstances of the killings after the 21-year-old was found dead following the death of his six-year-old sister, their mother and her partner.

I will never forgive Liam says Noel

Haringey Independent: Noel Gallagher was responsible for most of the band's hits including Live Forever and Wonderwall

4:03am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Former Oasis guitarist Noel Gallagher has said he will never forgive his brother for walking out on the band during a series of live shows six years ago.

Traffic noise 'raises obesity risk'

Haringey Independent: People who live near busy roads may suffer reduced energy levels and a lower inclination to exercise

4:03am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Living next to a busy road could increase the risk of obesity, the first research into the effects of noise pollution on waistlines has found.

Martin Sheen talks about his son, Charlie Sheen's, public meltdown saying it was 'very painful'

Haringey Independent: Martin Sheen talks about his son, Charlie Sheen's, public meltdown saying it was 'very painful'

12:11am Tuesday 26th May 2015

The actor says his son was in a ‘very desperate situation.’

Coronation Street's Samia Ghadie and Dancing On Ice star Sylvain Longchambon are engaged

Haringey Independent: Coronation Street's Samia Ghadie and Dancing On Ice star Sylvain Longchambon are engaged

12:11am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Congratulations are in order for the two stars.

Industrial unrest warning over cuts

Haringey Independent: GMB general secretary Paul Kenny said the outcome of the general election 'means even more cuts will happen'

12:06am Tuesday 26th May 2015

The Government has been warned it faces resistance to cuts amid an increase in industrial unrest since the general election.

Dangerous overtaking 'risks lives'

Haringey Independent: Nearly all drivers surveyed have seen a risky overtaking manoeuvre attempted, according to the research

12:06am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Many motorists attempt risky overtaking, with men the main menace on the roads, according to a survey.

Staffs Hoard helmet pieced together

Haringey Independent: The front of a reconstructed sword pommel from the Staffordshire Hoard (Birmingham Museums Trust/PA)

12:06am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Painstaking work to piece together thousands of metal fragments from the Staffordshire Hoard has uncovered two more examples of 7th century "warrior splendour".

National Trust in £1m land purchase

Haringey Independent: The National Trust has purchased Parc Farm, with its views of Anglesey and the Welsh coast

12:06am Tuesday 26th May 2015

A stretch of coast which is rich in wildlife and archaeology has been bought by the National Trust for more than £1 million as it launches a new vision for looking after the nation's coastlines.

Choir and dancers make Talent final

Haringey Independent: Judges (left to right) David Walliams, Alesha Dixon, Amanda Holden and Simon Cowell, choosing the line-up for the live semi-final shows for the ITV1 talent show, Britain's Got Talent

12:06am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Welsh choir group Cor Glanaethwy and dance group Entity Allstars have become the first acts to go through to the Britain's Got Talent final.

Sheen felt 'powerless' to help son

Haringey Independent: Martin Sheen told how he felt powerless to help troubled 49-year-old son Charlie during his public meltdown

12:06am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Hollywood star Martin Sheen has told how he felt "powerless" to help his troubled son Charlie during his public meltdown.

GPs make dehydration symptoms call

Haringey Independent: Research suggests that many people drink just one glass of water - or even less - each day

12:06am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Many people are visiting their doctor with symptoms they do not realise are caused by dehydration, GPs have warned.

'Bowel cancer risk' for obese teens

Haringey Independent: Adult obesity has long been associated with an increased risk of bowel cancer

12:06am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Very overweight or obese teenagers are at twice the risk of developing bowel cancer in middle age compared with their slimmer peers, a study has suggested.

Aid rise plea for poorest countries

Haringey Independent: More of Britain's international aid should go to the world's least developed countries, development campaign One urged

12:06am Tuesday 26th May 2015

Britain should give a larger share of its international aid to the world's poorest countries, a new report from development campaign One has said.

EU must change, PM tells Juncker

Haringey Independent: European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker meets David Cameron at Chequers

12:06am Tuesday 26th May 2015

David Cameron told European Union president Jean-Claude Juncker that the EU "needs to change" to meet UK voters' concerns as he stepped up pre-referendum efforts to secure a reformed relationship with Brussels.

Britain's Got Talent 2015: Choir Cor Glanaethwy and dance group Entity Allstars through to the final

Haringey Independent: Britain's Got Talent 2015: Choir Cor Glanaethwy and dance group Entity Allstars through to the final

10:56pm Monday 25th May 2015

The first two acts to make the final have been revealed.

Wolff hails Hamilton maturity

Haringey Independent: A late pit call from his team cost Lewis Hamilton victory in Monaco

10:49pm Monday 25th May 2015

Lewis Hamilton's "spectacular" leadership and maturity in the wake of the Monaco debacle has thoroughly impressed Mercedes' head of motorsport Toto Wolff.

This is Snoop Dog watching Lorraine from BGT

Haringey Independent: This is Snoop Dog watching Lorraine from BGT

10:46pm Monday 25th May 2015

Could Snoop be lining up as a future judge? We’re in overdrive after seeing this clip.

BGT went all retro as Ricky Martin performed on the result show

Haringey Independent: BGT went all retro as Ricky Martin performed on the result show

10:36pm Monday 25th May 2015

People were having an array of thoughts when they heard the singer – like was it the 1990s?

Murray, Watson and Edmund advance

Haringey Independent: Kyle Edmund has reached the second round of the French Open

10:26pm Monday 25th May 2015

Britain's Kyle Edmund clinched his first grand slam victory after he beat France's Stephane Robert in five sets to ensure three British players reached the second round of the French Open.

Why would you go on a skiing holiday with your exes? And other burning questions we need answered after Made In Chelsea

Haringey Independent: Why would you go on a skiing holiday with your exes? And other burning questions we need answered after Made In Chelsea

10:26pm Monday 25th May 2015

And is Jess really only 20?! *Feels old*

Harry Potter, Hitler and world records: everything you need to know about BGT's live semi-final

Haringey Independent: Harry Potter, Hitler and world records: everything you need to know about BGT's live semi-final

10:16pm Monday 25th May 2015

Including the best banter from between the judges.

Why have celebrities been talking about #TheBigTweet?

Haringey Independent: Why have celebrities been talking about #TheBigTweet?

9:37pm Monday 25th May 2015

Celebs are sharing their support for International Missing Children’s Day.

Cook: England win was brilliant

Haringey Independent: Alastair Cook, left, and Joe Root shone with the bat at Lord's this week

9:36pm Monday 25th May 2015

England began their Ashes summer with an emphatic Lord's victory over New Zealand which Alastair Cook claims must take "incredibly high" rank among his successes as captain.

Harrington misses out on US Open

Haringey Independent: Padraig Harrington will not be at the US Open

9:24pm Monday 25th May 2015

Padraig Harrington will miss the US Open for the second successive year after a bogey on the 36th hole saw him fall out of a play-off in qualifying at Walton Heath.

Edmund through to round two

Haringey Independent: Kyle Edmund is through to the second round in Paris

8:53pm Monday 25th May 2015

Kyle Edmund ensured there will be two Britons in the second round of the men's French Open draw after coming through an almighty tussle with Frenchman Stephane Robert on Court Seven.

Neil keeping feet on ground

Haringey Independent: Alex Neil is carried on the shoulders of Norwich players at Wembley

8:44pm Monday 25th May 2015

Manager Alex Neil refused to get carried away after guiding Norwich back into the Barclays Premier League and securing a £130million promotion jackpot with a 2-0 victory over Middlesbrough at Wembley which continued his own meteoric rise in the dugout.

Britain's Got Talent live semi-final 1: dramatic start to show as dancer tumbles and BGT sets new Guinness World Record

Haringey Independent: Britain's Got Talent live semi-final 1: dramatic start to show as dancer tumbles and BGT sets new Guinness World Record

8:46pm Monday 25th May 2015

The first live shows have kicked off in dramatic style…

Hope over ovarian cancer diagnosis

Haringey Independent: Researchers identified six RNA 'messenger' molecules that are found in ovarian cancer cells but not healthy cells

8:13pm Monday 25th May 2015

A new genetic discovery could pave the way to earlier diagnosis of ovarian cancer and personalised treatments, scientists claim.

Ancelotti sacked by Real

Haringey Independent: Carlo Ancelotti has been sacked as Real Madrid boss

8:12pm Monday 25th May 2015

Real Madrid have sacked head coach Carlo Ancelotti after the Spanish giants failed to win any major silverware during the 2014-15 campaign.

Murray: GB tennis should aim higher

Haringey Independent: Andy Murray is aiming to win his first French Open title

7:02pm Monday 25th May 2015

Andy Murray believes British tennis should aim higher than having three players reaching the second round of the French Open, after Kyle Edmund and Heather Watson followed the Scot into round two at Roland Garros.

Derby sack McClaren

Haringey Independent: Steve McClaren has been sacked as Derby boss

6:25pm Monday 25th May 2015

Derby have sacked Steve McClaren as head coach, the Sky Bet Championship side have announced.

Watson through despite scares

Haringey Independent: Heather Watson, pictured, will face either 15th seed Venus Williams or Sloane Stephens in the second round

5:52pm Monday 25th May 2015

Heather Watson overcame her nerves to see off the challenge of home hope Mathilde Johansson 6-4 7-5 and claim a place in the second round of the French Open.

Gay marriages likely by autumn

Haringey Independent: Yes voters celebrating in Dublin, as Ireland's new laws on gay marriage will be enacted by the end of July

5:38pm Monday 25th May 2015

Ireland's new laws on gay marriage will be enacted by the end of July.

Norwich promoted to Premier League

Haringey Independent: Norwich won the Sky Bet Championship play-off final at Wembley

5:30pm Monday 25th May 2015

Norwich claimed an instant return to the Barclays Premier League as a lightning start helped them record a 2-0 Sky Bet Championship play-off final victory against Middlesbrough at Wembley.

Expert warning on ragweed pollen

Haringey Independent: Ragweed is native to North America but since the 1960s has spread rapidly across warmer parts of Europe

4:26pm Monday 25th May 2015

Climate change could help a notorious invasive weed known to trigger severe allergy attacks gain a foothold in the UK, experts have warned.

Bedene falls at first hurdle

Haringey Independent: Aljaz Bedene has never gone past the first round at a grand slam

4:25pm Monday 25th May 2015

Aljaz Bedene's first grand slam in British colours ended in disappointment as he lost 6-3 6-4 6-7 (6/8) 6-3 to Austria's Dominic Thiem.

5 times Amal Clooney totally stole the show from husband George Clooney

Haringey Independent: 5 times Amal Clooney totally stole the show from husband George Clooney

4:06pm Monday 25th May 2015

Mrs Clooney really knows how to put her best fashion foot forward…

Britain's Got Talent live semi-final 1: here are the 9 acts you'll see tonight

Haringey Independent: Britain's Got Talent live semi-final 1: here are the 9 acts you'll see tonight

2:45pm Monday 25th May 2015

Find out who’ll be entertaining us in the first live semi-final of Britain’s Got Talent.

Mourinho expecting further success

Haringey Independent: The Chelsea squad celebrate their successful campaign

1:58pm Monday 25th May 2015

Jose Mourinho told Chelsea supporters to pencil a date in their diary for another victory parade next season after Monday's open-top bus procession through west London.

Engineer revs up land speed attempt

Haringey Independent: Richard Brown and the Jet Reaction jetbike

1:30pm Monday 25th May 2015

An engineer says he is ready to ride at up to 450mph in order to break a world land speed record - but insists he is not a thrillseeker.

Lampard ready for New York

Haringey Independent: Frank Lampard scored in his final appearance for Manchester City

1:26pm Monday 25th May 2015

Frank Lampard is ready to hit the ground running in New York after ending his Manchester City career in style.

There's a giant Taylor Swift mosaic made out of Lego bricks

Haringey Independent: There's a giant Taylor Swift mosaic made out of Lego bricks

1:05pm Monday 25th May 2015

Legoland Windsor have unveiled their new masterpiece in honour of the popstar to celebrate the opening of their new Heartlake City area.

Coulson 'knew of Milly intercepts'

Haringey Independent: Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson denies lying under oath in the 2010 perjury trial of former Socialist MSP Tommy Sheridan

1:04pm Monday 25th May 2015

A former News of the World journalist has told a court that Andy Coulson was aware that voicemail messages on the phone of murdered teenager Milly Dowler had been intercepted.

Gutierrez: Toon must avoid repeat

Haringey Independent: Jonas Gutierrez, right, may have played his last game for Newcastle

1:02pm Monday 25th May 2015

Jonas Gutierrez has urged Newcastle to ensure they never again flirt so dangerously with the prospect of relegation from the Barclays Premier League.

Allardyce: Foundations are strong

Haringey Independent: Departing West Ham manager Sam Allardyce is convinced he is leaving a firm foundation behind

1:02pm Monday 25th May 2015

Sam Allardyce is convinced his successor will have a firm foundation upon which to build as West Ham look for a new manager.

Welbeck set to miss Cup final

Haringey Independent: Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck is not expected to be fit in time for the FA Cup final at Wembley

12:33pm Monday 25th May 2015

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger does not expect Danny Welbeck to be fit enough to be in contention for the FA Cup final, casting doubt over the striker's availability for England duty next month.

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