The boss of the UK's biggest dairy supplier has said supermarkets could face a "summer of disruption" to milk deliveries if the Government does not act to address a shortage of lorry drivers. Arla, which supplies milk to about 2,400 stores each day in the UK, has said it was unable to deliver to 600 stores last Saturday due to dwindling driver numbers.
The boss of the UK’s biggest dairy supplier has said supermarkets could face a “summer of disruption” to milk deliveries if the Government does not act to address a shortage of lorry drivers. Arla, which supplies milk to about 2,400 stores each day in the UK, has said it was unable to deliver to 600 stores last Saturday due to dwindling driver numbers.
Former BBC Radio presenter Alex Belfield, 41, who is accused of stalking Jeremy Vine shouts 'it's a BBC witch hunt' in court
Alex Belfield, 41, of Nottingham, described his trial as a 'BBC witch hunt' in court The YouTube host of 'The Voice of Reason' is accused of 12 counts of stalking, of Jeremy Vine and harassment of seven other members of the Corporation's staff Judge Steven Coupland told Belfield after his outburst: 'No further commentary'
People from Mansfield and the surrounding area are being invited to share their stories and memories of Sherwood Forest as part of a series of audio walks. Over the summer the Sherwood Voices team will be visiting festivals, libraries and community venues in towns and villages across the area to gather people’s tales and knowledge, as well as offering them the chance to submit their own stories and insights through Sherwood Storycards and the Sherwood Voices website.
Piers Plowright, the celebrated BBC producer and a central figure in Hampstead life for more than half a century, died last week. Piers, 83, was born in Church Row on December 30 1937, and – other than short periods on national service and at university – had been a fixture in the community ever since.
criticised over her comments on BBC Radio interview The chair of Devon and Cornwall Police Federation has called out comments made by the Crime Commissioner Alison Hernandez about police pay, calling them "factually inaccurate". Police and Crime Commissioner Alison Hernandez was speaking on BBC Radio Devon today where she was asked a number of questions about policing in Devon and Cornwall.
The BBC Radio 2 DJ has lived across Sussex, and now splits her time between two properties in Lewes and Ashdown Forest Zoe Ball is perhaps one of Sussex's most famous faces. Although she was born in Blackpool, the radio DJ has now lived all over the county from Brighton to Lewes.
BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra As well as my live text musings, you can also listen to this match on the radio thanks to BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra. Dan Norcross is joined by Stephan Shemilt and Isabelle Westbury. Coverage is available right now on DAB Digital Radio, at the top of this page by tapping or clicking the play icon or on the BBC Sounds app.
Daniel Norcross Commentator on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra The crowd has probably increased by half of what it was before when the women's match finished. It's about two-thirds full and there's some absolutely banging tunes from the DJ, a lot of them very accessible to the older man!
I would like to dedicate this column to all those parents who should know better but simply can’t change. Last week Mrs Newman and I were able to disappear for a few nights on our own. Even though we’re old and boring and sometimes talk about plants together, it still feels exciting.
The former Countdown star turned up the heat Carol Vorderman turned up the heat on Saturday morning wearing a gorgeous figure-flaunting dress. The former Countdown star looked stunning for her stint on BBC Radio Wales, rocking a bold red strapless frock that cinched in at the waist and skimmed her famous curves.
BBC Radio presenter Lisa Shaw’s husband pleads for vaccine alternatives after she suffered blood clots before death
The husband of BBC Radio Newscastle presenter Lisa Shaw feels the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine should be put ‘on ice’ and people given a choice of which one to have. Shaw died in May aged 44 at Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle, with her family revealing she was being treated for blood clots days after having her first vaccine dose.
THE husband of BBC journalist Lisa Shaw, who died from blood clots in the brain as a result of the AstraZeneca vaccine, has called for people to be presented with a choice of vaccines. Gareth Eve's wife Lisa Shaw, a well-known BBC Radio journalist, died as a result of blood clots in her brain after she received the AstraZeneca vaccine.
Kirsty Gallacher will host a new Saturday afternoon radio show on Smooth Radio. The television presenter, 45, will be on air from 1pm to 4pm on Saturdays, starting on July 17. Her addition, as well as former BBC Radio presenter Simon Clarke, who will present two new shows on Saturday and Sunday from 1am to 6am, is part of Smooth Radio’s refresh to its weekend schedule.
STUDENTS at Ormiston Park Academy, had an exciting visit this week from some experts at the BBC, who taught them about storytelling. The event was hosted by popular BBC Radio 1Xtra DJ, Nick Bright, who was accompanied by two staff members. The school in South Ockendon and the BBC ran a series of sessions for students, which included discussion and video content around how best to tell a story, how to communicate content in an interactive way and understanding the power of a narrative.
I’m having a fresh clear-out of the garage. In my imagination it was going to become so organised you could actually put a car in it. Easily. Also, I’d be able to get out of the car once I’ve parked it in there.
Tom Cruise reached out to the England men’s team ahead of the Euro 2020 final, because he knows it’s coming home. The Top Gun actor, 59, is currently in the UK, and popped up in the crowd at the star-studded women’s final at Wimbledon on Saturday.
Our Yorkshire Farm star Amanda Owen's defended herself after receiving backlash for her recent glam looks Our Yorkshire Farm star Amanda Owen hit back at claims she's "no longer a shepherd" after wearing bodycon dresses and heels. The mother-of-nine has insisted she's still 'all about the farm' despite her occasional glam looks.