QUOTES OF THE DAY
“Jeremy Corbyn has spent his entire time in politics on the extreme fringes of the Labour Party, supporting and defending all sorts of extremists and in some cases...anti-Semites.” Labour MP Ian Austin attacks his party leader as the anti-Semitism row rages on.
“I’ve done nothing clever in 15 years. It’s all common sense.” elebrity chef Jamie Oliver.
“The comic is quintessentially British and as long as there are children who like to laugh there will always be a place for The Beano.”
Actor and children’s author David Walliams, who is guest-editing a commemorative issue of The Beano to mark its 80th birthday.
“This is no way to run a railway and we cannot continue to put up with a rail service provided when the operators can be bothered. People’s lives are being badly affected by this chaos and the government cannot continue to turn a blind eye to the plight of Northern commuters.”
Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham calls on Prime Minister Theresa May to intervene to end the rail “chaos” in the North of England.
“If anybody says their facelift doesn’t hurt, they’re lying. It was like I’d spent the night with an axe murderer.”