'Chronic shortage' in housing has contributed to more than 17,000 households waiting for a council house More than 17,000 households were waiting for a council house across Birmingham last year. But the real figure is likely to be much higher as experts warn against 'chronic shortage' in housing.
DRESSING like a royal sounds like an expensive affair, but it doesn't have to be. An expert spoke to Express.co.uk about Kate Middleton's cheapest style trick. Kate Middleton style: Tips for dressing like the Duchess Kate Middleton has access to the best clothing, shoes and accessories in the world, but that doesn't mean she's frivolous when it comes to fashion.
I’m a mum-of-seven at 24 including THREE sets of twins so I got my tubes tied, people troll me for being a young mum
A MUM-of-seven has revealed she has had to get her tubes tied at the age of 24 after having one child and THREE sets of twins. Melissa Lee, who managed to have all of her children in under five years, shared her journey with her 16.7k followers on TikTok but has had to fight back trolls.
Melissa Sloan has covered her face and body in the artwork but says it gives her relief from a grim past Mum Melissa Sloan faces regular catcalls and suspicious looks. With her tattoos across her face and body she attracts stares and comments. The 45-year-old says people cross the street to avoid her.
BBC EastEnders' Melissa Suffield poses in her underwear to show off 'belly overhang' and fans are empowered
The former EastEnders star posed in her underwear to encourage fans not be ashamed of their bodies Former EastEnders actress Melissa Suffield, who played Lucy Beale on the BBC soap up until her exit in 2010, has empowered fans as she embraced her natural curves in new social media snaps.
In June, the #ReadWithMC community dove deep into Salma El-Wardany's These Impossible Things, an unputdownable novel about three friends navigating love, family, and faith. One reader (@alanna_dreamingwithopeneyes) described El-Wardany's debut—which was also named June's Read With Jenna book club pick—as "not straight female lit, not romance, but rather a novel that bobs and weaves into a light version of contemporary fiction."
I’m so good at being a catfish – it’s a game to me but people are amazed at my skill & beg for make-up tutorials
IT'S NO secret that makeup can totally transform someone's entire look. This proud catfish takes it to another level with her insane transformation. Melissa posted the video showcasing her amazing makeup skills on TikTok and it quickly went viral. In the clip, she shows herself fresh-faced with no makeup on and slightly frizzy hair looking bored into the camera.
MAFS stars Bryce Ruthven and Melissa Rawson reveal the tough reality of raising twins: 'Both are sick, both are teething and both are grumpy'
Married At First Sight stars Bryce Ruthven and Melissa Rawson have admitted raising identical twins is far from easy. While parenting is often portrayed as fun and effortless on social media, Bryce and Melissa say the reality is very different - especially when two babies are involved. .
I’m a cleaning whizz – the 7 easy things you need to do every day to keep your home tidy with minimal effort
IT'S NOT always easy to keep your home looking spotless, sometimes life just gets in the way and before you know it you're left with loads of clutter. But that doesn't mean you have to spend all of your free time cleaning and tidying your home.
Major update in case of ‘kidnapped and murdered’ Lindsey Baum, 10, after cops make grisly discovery in woods
A REWARD of up to $40,000 has been offered for information regarding the kidnap and murder of a 10-year-old girl. Lindsey Baum went missing in Washington state back in 2009 - years before her remains were found in the woods hours from where she was last seen. Investigators believe she was abducted in her hometown of McCleary while walking home from her friend's house just a few blocks away.
An Aussie mum has noticed something awkward on a piece of Kmart jewellery Melissa was browsing the isles when she noticed something odd The beaded bracelet that was meant to say 'besties' instead read 'testies' It's believe a worker accidentally made an error when crafting the kids' jewellery
I’m a fashion expert and my seven super easy styling hacks can completely transform your look and make you look slimmer
IF YOU feel as though your clothes make you look frumpy, fear not, you’ve come to the right place. Melissa Murrell, Style Director and Personal Stylist at MMPersonalStyling has taken to YouTube to share her clever styling hacks. Not only will these seven simple hacks completely transform and update your style, but they will also make you look slimmer and your legs longer.
The Rookie will also see big changes in season five The Rookie's Nathan Fillion has revealed he will appear in the first episode of spin-off series The Rookie: Feds. Teasing that he doesn't believe "it's a spoiler," he took to Instagram for a video with co-star Melissa O'Neill to share that they were on the second day of production for season five and getting used to a new studio lot where season five will film.
CAMILLA, DUCHESS OF CORNWALL and Princess Diana may have been rivals in love but did they have one thing in common? An expert spoke to Express.co.uk about the royals' dress sense. Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and Princess Diana were starkly different in age and demeanour, but did they share a sense of style?
Our reporter Melissa put some of the healthier frozen meals to the test to see if any could really pass for a hearty dinner At some point or another, we've all had a frozen meal, whether you've been in a rush and needed something quick or simply cannot be bothered.
Are you excited for more episodes? Good news, fans of The Rookie! The release date for the smash hit series' upcoming fifth season has been announced. The exciting news was confirmed on the police procedural's official Instagram. Sharing a photo of stars Nathan Fillion and Melissa O'Neill from the last season, the show's bosses wrote: "When you hear that the season premiere of #TheRookie is Sept 25 on ABC.
A BOOMING Flintshire town has welcomed yet another new business to its ever-growing list. Mold town centre’s empty shop vacancy rate is currently less than 6% which is significantly lower than the rest of the country. The town has welcomed over 50 new or expanded businesses in the last two years - the latest of which is Meraki Beauty Ltd.