Man jailed for robbing a bank with a banana

A man who robbed a branch of Barclays Bank armed with a banana has been jailed for 14 months. Laurence James Vonderdell, 50, entered a branch of Barclays and approached one of the tills holding a banana in an orange plastic bag. He told the cashier: ‘This is a stick up, give me the cash.’ He made off with £1,100 in […]

Katy Perry stars in Taylor Swift’s new music video

Taylor Swift has proved that she is still one of the best connected stars in showbiz. A host of A-listers have lined-up to appear in the music video for her brilliant new single You Need to Calm Down. The singer proved her six-year feud with Katy Perry is well and truly over with Katy appearing […]

Maltese kickboxer is crowned world featherweight champion

Maltese kickboxing sensation Keith Azzopardi has thanked fans for their support after his latest impressive victory. He was crowned world featherweight champion at the World Kickboxing Network tournament in France last weekend. Keith was declared the winner by the judges after 12 rounds against former French champion Jonathan Pastorino in Nice. Battered and bruised after his […]

Qatar Airways announces flights from Sydney to Malta via Doha

Qatar Airways is making it even easier for Aussies to come on holiday to Malta. Traditionally, Australian passengers wanting to visit Malta would need to do so via London. But now, that’s all changed. Qatar Airways can fly you directly from Sydney to Malta via Doha. Flights leave daily during the summer months and range […]

Juventus appoint Maurizio Sarri as manager

Juventus have officially appointed Maurizio Sarri as their new Coach after his departure from Chelsea was confirmed. The 60-year-old had only joined Chelsea last year and had a deal until June 2021, but negotiations via agent Fali Ramadani – the same man who ensured he was released from his Napoli contract – ensured an early […]