Pat Smullen: The five biggest wins of a glittering career in the saddle

PAT Smullen enjoyed a stellar 25-year career in the saddle. Following his sad death at the age of 43, we look back at five magic moments for the nine-time Irish champion jockey. Derby 2016 – Harzand The tough-as-teak Harzand was among the leading fancies heading into the 2016 Derby. The Dermot Weld-trained colt had won […]

Researchers identify five different types of cat owner

Are you a ‘concerned protector’, a ‘tolerant guardian’ or a ‘freedom defender’? Researchers identify five types of cat owner in quest to reduce hunting of endangered birds Researchers questioned cat owners on their views on their pet’s hunting habits They were able to group the people studied into five different types of cat owner The […]

Eight-year-old buys five properties worth more than £500,000

Michael Hamdan is just eight – but he’s already a property developer. The boy, from Australia, recently bought five properties for more than AU $970,000 (£530,000) at an auction in Sydney. He was helped (and funded) by his dad, who already buys and sells houses for a living. Michael bought the cluster of properties at […]

Five signs your partner is planning to dump you post-lockdown

Picture the scene: you’re dating someone and they realise things aren’t quite right. They ponder how to end things in a way that won’t leave you feeling absolutely rubbish, but that frees them up to date other people. Just as they settle on the perfect emotionally sensitive speech to deliver, the coronavirus pandemic hits. Suddenly […]

Center Parcs reopens its five UK holiday villages today

Center Parcs reopens its five UK holiday villages today – but customer numbers are limited and swimming pools and spas remain closed Center Parcs closed sites temporarily on March 20 due to the coronavirus crisis Leisure resort said their would be ‘enhanced cleaning’ across all its five villages Subtropical Swimming Paradise and Aqua Sana Spa […]

Five Yankees storylines to watch as spring training 2 begins

With fingers firmly crossed that health and safety issues don’t get in the way of spring training rebooting next Wednesday, MLB will attempt to open a spring training that vanished March 12 due to the coronavirus, an effort that still offers plenty of hurdles to overcome before a regular season can begin. Tuesday the union […]