Maltese terrier named Valletta becomes an opera star

Could a Maltese terrier named Valletta be the next Paw-varotti? The three-year-old pooch could give the Italian tenor a run for his money when she stars in La Bohème this week. Valletta will play singer Musetta’s trusty dog in the production in the English seaside resort of Brighton. Her owner Orla O’Hagan told the Brighton […]

Revealed: The happiest UK cities to live and work in

Brighton and Swansea have topped the list of the UK’s happiest cities to live and work in. The study revealed 86.4 per cent of professionals living and working in the seaside city felt happy on a daily basis. The research found the happiest places were Brighton on the south coast of England, followed by Swansea […]

Shock as Jamie Oliver’s restaurant chain collapses

Jamie Oliver’s food empire has come crashing down around him with as many as 1,300 jobs at risk. The celebrity chef confirmed his struggling chain of restaurants had gone into administration with massive debts of £71.5million. The chef who built a £200 million fortune following a series of successful TV cookery shows and supermarket advertising […]

FA Cup fifth-round draw: Chelsea to host Man Utd

Defending champions Chelsea will face a rejuvenated Manchester United in the fifth round of the FA Cup. Meanwhile Premier League champions Manchester City will take on either Middlesbrough or Newport County. The draw for the last 16 of the tournament took place on Monday evening, with just seven Premier League teams still left in the competition – […]

Arsenal boss Emery charged with misconduct by FA

Arsenal boss Unai Emery has been charged with improper conduct after he kicked a water bottle into the crowd during his side’s draw at Brighton. The Spaniard immediately apologised to a supporter, who was also given the shirt of Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny as a gesture by the club. Emery went to speak to the […]