Clair Bennett

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Jury age limit to be raised to 75 in line with increased average life expectancy

The upper age limit for jurors in England and Wales will be raised from 70 to 75, government ministers have announced.<p>Introduced from December 1 this …

Dead cat handbag causes storm after being put up for auction

<b>A handbag made from the skin of a dead cat has sparked a bidding war on an online auction despite being criticised as "disgusting" by animal …

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Donald Trump’s visit to Scotland inspired some very creative British profanity

It’s no secret that much of Scotland despises Donald Trump, and has for years, thanks to his controversial golf course plans and his showy arrogance when visiting his mother’s homeland.<p>He made his first foreign trip as presumptive US GOP presidential nominee to Turnberry, his golf course in …

Donald Trump

The hauntingly beautiful abandoned buildings where time stands still: Eerie snaps show decaying kitchens, derelict churches and stately manors that are being reclaimed by nature

These eerily beautiful images of abandoned places are the work of a fearless photographer who is travelling the world to capture stunning scenes …

Abandoned Buildings

5 brilliant fitness hacks to know for summer

Best fitness hacks to get in shape for summer<p>Whether you go to the gym four times a week, or just squeeze in the odd run, there are workout tweaks …

How to dress when you're a tall girl

At an above-average height of 5’9”, I am often exasperated by the poor offerings of ‘tall’ clothing on the high street. It seems to me that if you’re in the taller lady category, you’re also supposedly frumpy, wide and have little-to-no taste in clothing (which is just not true). There is, however, …