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Danny Dyer thanks David Cameron as he wins award

Danny Dyer thanks David Cameron as he wins award

Entertainment
EastEnders star Danny Dyer had a few choice words for David Cameron as he accepted his TV Choice award for best soap actor. Dyer, who plays Mick Carter in the soap, gave thanks for the award, speculating that he may only have received the honour because he "called David Cameron a t***".He thanked the former prime minister in his acceptance speech, together with his daughter Dani, who he also credits for his award success. Image: Danny Dyer with his daughter Dani and her boyfriend, who is not called Danny (or Dani) Speaking at the awards ceremony at the Dorchester Hotel in London, Dyer said: "It's a right nutty night. Last year I ended up licking Mary Berry."I would like to believe that I got this award for being a blin...
Manchester United news: Jose Mourinho confirms David De Gea will sign a new contract imminently

Manchester United news: Jose Mourinho confirms David De Gea will sign a new contract imminently

Sports
DONE Red Devils set to tie superstar goalkeeper down to another long-term deal Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has confirmed superstar David De Gea will sign a new contract imminently at Old Trafford. The Red Devils have been trying to get the Spaniard to commit his future with his current deal set to end next summer. Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea is set to sign a new contract at Old Trafford But Mourinho has put any worries fans had to bed by confirming the player would be putting ink to paper as soon as possible. When asked about what De Gea would cost in the transfer market given two world-record fees being paid for shot-stoppers, he replied: “His [De Gea’s] valuation is zero, because he is a Manchester Unit...
Arsenal news: Gunners legend David Seaman worried by performance against Man City

Arsenal news: Gunners legend David Seaman worried by performance against Man City

Sports
‘SAME OLD’ The ex-goalkeeper wasn’t happy with game management during Unai Emery’s debut as manager Arsenal goalkeeping legend David Seaman has told talkSPORT he was underwhelmed by his old side’s performance against Manchester City on Sunday. The Gunners lost 2-0 in their Premier League opener at the Emirates in what was new manager Unai Emery’s first competitive game in charge of the club since taking over from Arsene Wenger. Arsenal were unable to contain the reigning champions Goals from Raheem Sterling and Bernardo Silva claimed the three points for City, and Seaman doesn’t believe he saw much difference from Arsenal’s poor performances towards the end of Wenger’s reign....
Sir David Attenborough launches 'Boaty' polar ship

Sir David Attenborough launches 'Boaty' polar ship

Science
Media playback is unsupported on your device Sir David Attenborough has launched the 10,000-tonne hull of the UK's newest polar ship - named after him - into the River Mersey.The broadcaster pushed the button, sending the hull sliding out from the Cammell Laird yard in Birkenhead, into the water where building will continue."Our future will be affected by what people working on this ship will be discovering in years to come," he said.It is "the greatest possible honour" to be its namesake, Sir David added.The hull of the £200m research vessel entered the river stern-first, creating a big wave as it hit the water.Ahead of the launch, the riverbed was dredged in front of the slipway to make sure the steel mass did not bottom out. ...
'Sir David Attenborough' ready for big splash

'Sir David Attenborough' ready for big splash

Science
Britain's new polar research ship is ready to go in the water. The newly assembled hull of the RRS Sir David Attenborough is now standing on the slipway of the Cammell Laird yard in Birkenhead, awaiting launch day. Weather and tide permitting, she should slide into the River Mersey on Saturday. The £200m vessel will replace the James Clark Ross and the Shackleton, which between them have almost 50 years' service in support of UK polar science. The Attenborough is the ship the public had wanted to call "Boaty McBoatface" in an online poll, before ministers stepped in to choose a more appropriate name. She represents the largest commercial ship built in Britain in three decades. The hull should make for quite a sight as her s...