LONDON — For a week, Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain has denied damaging claims that his staff broke lockdown rules by holding a party last Christmas when such festivities were banned under government-imposed coronavirus restrictions. Late Tuesday, the government’s story weakened when a video surfaced of senior staff membersContinue Reading

The controversy deepened markedly on Tuesday with the emergence of a video broadcast by CNN affiliate ITV News from the time that appears to show Number 10 officials joking about the parties during a rehearsal for televised press briefings. Downing Street’s position, before and since the video was leaked, isContinue Reading

Behold the fearsome Tyrannosaurus rex — all swaddled in a cozy Christmas sweater. The replica T. rex at the Natural History Museum in London is an enormous, ferocious-looking beast that was built to scale, standing about 60 percent the size of the 40-foot-long prehistoric creature. The animatronic attraction, which featuresContinue Reading

Around half of the people who attended an office Christmas party in Oslo, where only vaccinated employees were admitted, have tested positive for the coronavirus after one guest recently returned from South Africa was found to carry the new Omicron variant, local health authorities said on Friday. More than 120Continue Reading

Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2022,25-12-2022,The Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2022 celebrities and professional dancers ,BBC,Guy Levy The full celebrity cast for the Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2022 has been confirmed. The Christmas special will air on BBC One and BBC iPlayer on Christmas Day, with six starsContinue Reading

Consumers are already anticipating shortages. One farmer in Leeds said that by last month, customers had already ordered all 3,500 turkeys she was raising for Christmas — a first. A lack of truck drivers has also caused sporadic shortages for staples including eggs, milk, and baked goods. One in sixContinue Reading