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Peaky Blinders writer hints at film – and dashes Liam Gallagher cameo hopes

Peaky Blinders writer hints at film – and dashes Liam Gallagher cameo hopes

Entertainment
The writer of Peaky Blinders is hoping a film version will be made when the TV series ends.Steven Knight, creator of the Birmingham crime saga, is to look at possible spin-offs once the series ends. Image: Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight says he does not want to do a prequel The writer said he did not want to pursue a prequel or introduce celebrity cameos after Liam Gallagher said he was interested in appearing.Knight's desire is to take the story to the cusp of the Second World War by the final series before a move to the big screen.He said: "I'm writing series six at the moment. That's almost done. Advertisement "Then I'm going to do series sev...
Apple hints at lower iPhone prices as sales fall

Apple hints at lower iPhone prices as sales fall

Technology
Apple boss Tim Cook has hinted it could lower iPhone prices in some places in an attempt to boost falling sales.Revenue from the iPhone, responsible for most of the firm's profits, fell 15% in its latest financial quarter.Overall the firm's revenue was down 5% from a year ago to about $ 84.3bn (£64.5bn).The slowdown had been expected after the tech giant warned investors earlier this month that revenue would be about $ 84bn, lower than expected.The firm had blamed the issues partly on an economic slowdown in China.But chief executive Tim Cook said customers were also struggling with the firm's high prices.He said a strong dollar, which makes its products comparatively more expensive, had hurt its sales in emerging markets.M...
Cheryl hints at new man months after Liam Payne split

Cheryl hints at new man months after Liam Payne split

Entertainment
Cheryl confirmed her split from One Direction’s Liam Payne in July this year.Although the duo appear to have remained friends, it sounds like their romance is over for good.Despite having a child together, Bear Payne, the duo are co-parenting while they both work on their careers.While they’ve both faced speculation surrounding their love life, it sounds like Cheryl is starting to crush on a man. Related Articles “That’s a pinkie promise… yet”CherylSpeaking to Vick Hope at Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball with Coca-Cola, Cheryl hinted at her pending love life with Michael B Jordan.With Vick telling Cheryl that they’d entered a love triangle with Michael, Cheryl made a promise that nothing would happen between the pair.Telling Cheryl that if so...
Pound rises as EU hints at 'ambitious' Brexit deal

Pound rises as EU hints at 'ambitious' Brexit deal

Business
The pound has risen to its highest level for weeks after the EU's chief Brexit negotiator said the UK could expect a partnership with Brussels "such as there never has been with any other third country". The deal may include an "ambitious free trade agreement" along with cooperation in aviation, security and foreign policy, Michel Barnier added.Nevertheless, the EU will not permit anything that damages its single market, he said."We respect Britain's red lines scrupulously," Mr Barnier said during a news conference in Berlin."In return, they must respect what we are. Single market means single market. There is no single market a la carte."Following his comments, the pound rose to more than $ 1.30 for the first time in over three weeks.Sterling jumped by a cent against the ...