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The Times Daily Quiz: Tuesday November 24, 2020

The Times Daily Quiz: Tuesday November 24, 2020

1 Living Free and Forever Free were sequels to which 1960 book by Joy Adamson?2 Princess Odette is cursed to take the form of a bird in which Tchaikovsky balle [...]

Read full article: The Times Daily Quiz: Tuesday November 2...→
Inside rugby's player tug-of-war: How Billy Burns is just the tip of the iceberg for English talent drain

Inside rugby's player tug-of-war: How Billy Burns is just the tip of the iceberg for English talent drain

Billy Burns now the 10th former England U20 star to represent another Six Nations country at senior level as hunt for players intensifies

Read full article: Inside rugby's player tug-of-war: How Bi...→
Billy Burns aims to go from dream maker to England dream breaker with Ireland

Billy Burns aims to go from dream maker to England dream breaker with Ireland

'How conflicted will I feel? Not at all. I’m very much here to play for Ireland. My passion is to play for Ireland'

Read full article: Billy Burns aims to go from dream maker ...→
Wales provide little in meaningful preparation for England clash as Ulster fly-half Billy Burns makes Ireland debut in facile win

Wales provide little in meaningful preparation for England clash as Ulster fly-half Billy Burns makes Ireland debut in facile win

A most familiar of fixtures in these most unfamiliar of times, an improved Ireland comfortably saw off Wales in Dublin without ever giving the impression that [...]

Read full article: Wales provide little in meaningful prepa...→
Woman led police on 80mph chase after life 'spiralled out control'

Woman led police on 80mph chase after life 'spiralled out control'

Danielle Burns, 20, reached speeds of up to 80mph as she led police on a chase through Hyde, Greater Manchester, in September last year.

Read full article: Woman led police on 80mph chase after li...→
Andy Farrell keen to assess how Billy Burns adjusts to Ireland action

Andy Farrell keen to assess how Billy Burns adjusts to Ireland action

By full-time on Friday night, Andy Farrell will have capped 37 players in six matches as Ireland coach. James Lowe and Billy Burns are the eighth and ninth deb [...]

Read full article: Andy Farrell keen to assess how Billy Bu...→
Iain Steven is propelled to success despite pandemic blow to sector

Iain Steven is propelled to success despite pandemic blow to sector

As Robert Burns famously wrote, ‘the best laid schemes o’ mice an’ men gang aft agley’– a phrase which certainly rings true when it comes…

Read full article: Iain Steven is propelled to success desp...→
Billy Burns called up to Ireland squad as five Ulster players in panel ahead of Autumn Nations Cup

Billy Burns called up to Ireland squad as five Ulster players in panel ahead of Autumn Nations Cup

Uncapped Billy Burns has been called into the Ireland squad ahead of the upcoming Autumn Nations Cup, taking the Ulster representation to five.

Read full article: Billy Burns called up to Ireland squad a...→
Piers Morgan erupts at pro-Trump supporter in car crash interview 'Let me speak!'

Piers Morgan erupts at pro-Trump supporter in car crash interview 'Let me speak!'

PIERS MORGAN raged at Donald Trump supporter Pastor Mark Burns on Good Morning Britain today as he questioned the President's achievements during his time in o [...]

Read full article: Piers Morgan erupts at pro-Trump support...→

HOW IT HAPPENED: Coleraine 2 Glentoran 1

First half goals from Stephen O'Donnell and Ben Doherty helped secure Coleraine a 2-1 win over Glentoran, but the game was marred by a serious injury to defend [...]

Read full article: HOW IT HAPPENED: Coleraine 2 Glentoran 1...→
Sunday Times Ireland scoops nine NewsBrands nominations

Sunday Times Ireland scoops nine NewsBrands nominations

The Sunday Times has received nine nominations in the annual NewsBrands Ireland journalism awards.John Burns is nominated for Critic of the Year, while Colin C [...]

Read full article: Sunday Times Ireland scoops nine NewsBra...→

Nica Burns reopens first West End theatre as she declares venues are 'safe'

Nimax boss Nica Burns has said she hopes the return of her theatres will prove the sector is safe and ready to resume, as she opens the doors of her West End v [...]

Read full article: Nica Burns reopens first West End theatr...→
Ulster pair return to training in injury boost ahead of prolonged international window

Ulster pair return to training in injury boost ahead of prolonged international window

Ulster welcomed Luke Marshall and Billy Burns back to training on Tuesday as the province prepare for their return to PRO14 action this weekend.

Read full article: Ulster pair return to training in injury...→
Revenge attack brute left his victim soaked in blood

Revenge attack brute left his victim soaked in blood

Darren Hendry, 35, brutalised victim Robert Burns at Grampian Avenue, in the town’s Gallowhill, amid claims the victim had attacked Hendry’s sister.

Read full article: Revenge attack brute left his victim soa...→
Paisley councillor nominated for national award

Paisley councillor nominated for national award

Councillor Stephen Burns from Foxbar has been named a finalist in the new councillor of the year category of the Local Government Information Unit Awards (LGIU [...]

Read full article: Paisley councillor nominated for nationa...→
Sunday Times writer Burns wins critic of the year prize

Sunday Times writer Burns wins critic of the year prize

John Burns of The Sunday Times has won Critic of the Year at the NewsBrands Journalism Awards 2020.It is the third year in a row that a critic from the Culture [...]

Read full article: Sunday Times writer Burns wins critic of...→
IRFU's decision fully justified as Ulster fly-half Billy Burns reaps the benefit of Elton Jantjies axe by earning Ireland call-up

IRFU's decision fully justified as Ulster fly-half Billy Burns reaps the benefit of Elton Jantjies axe by earning Ireland call-up

Although it's been long dormant at this stage, there was once a possibility that Elton Jantjies could have been lining out at the Aviva Stadium this weekend.

Read full article: IRFU's decision fully justified as Ulste...→
Woman led police on 80mph chase before smashing van into lamppost and wall

Woman led police on 80mph chase before smashing van into lamppost and wall

Danielle Burns, 20, refused to pull over when she was spotted speeding by officers in Manchester, prompting a 10 minute chase that saw her reach 80mph, a court [...]

Read full article: Woman led police on 80mph chase before s...→

Ex-MotoGP rider Chris Burns signs with Wilson Craig Racing for North West 200 and Isle of Man TT debut

Northern Ireland’s Wilson Craig Racing Team has signed former MotoGP rider Chris Burns to contest the North West 200 and Isle of Man TT in 2021.

Read full article: Ex-MotoGP rider Chris Burns signs with W...→
Gran who claims she was first UK Covid case says beef now tastes like petrol

Gran who claims she was first UK Covid case says beef now tastes like petrol

NHS worker Cheryl Shepherd Burns, 43, and her husband Craig have tested positive in two antibodies tests for coronavirus after suffering from a severe illness [...]

Read full article: Gran who claims she was first UK Covid c...→

Liverpool could show UK how to shoot for the moon on Covid testing – Professor Harry Burns

So, Boris, how’s the ‘moonshot’ doing? The key to containing any infectious disease outbreak is to find out who has the infection and isolate them.

Read full article: Liverpool could show UK how to shoot for...→

We just have to get on with it says Mick McDermott

Glentoran may have slipped to another defeat on Saturday, but understandably the thoughts of Head Coach Mick McDermott were focused on Bobby Burns.

Read full article: We just have to get on with it says Mick...→
Ireland fly-half Billy Burns returns from injury as Stuart McCloskey and John Cooney released to lead Ulster on trip to Cardiff

Ireland fly-half Billy Burns returns from injury as Stuart McCloskey and John Cooney released to lead Ulster on trip to Cardiff

Ireland fly-half Billy Burns will make his return from injury and will captain Ulster in their Guinness PRO14 trip to the Cardiff Blues on Monday night (kick-o [...]

Read full article: Ireland fly-half Billy Burns returns fro...→
Fears for Bobby Burns injury as 'road of recovery' ahead following clash in Glentoran's defeat to Coleraine

Fears for Bobby Burns injury as 'road of recovery' ahead following clash in Glentoran's defeat to Coleraine

It's feared Northern Ireland Under 21 international Bobby Burns faces a long spell on the sidelines after being stretchered off during Glentoran's defeat to Co [...]

Read full article: Fears for Bobby Burns injury as 'road of...→
Milkman delivers: Author Anna Burns first Northern Ireland woman to win €100,000 prize

Milkman delivers: Author Anna Burns first Northern Ireland woman to win €100,000 prize

Belfast-born author Anna Burns has become the first Irish woman to win the Dublin Literary Award for her novel Milkman.

Read full article: Milkman delivers: Author Anna Burns firs...→
Mum tricked baby's dad with fake Snapchat account to get him sent to prison

Mum tricked baby's dad with fake Snapchat account to get him sent to prison

Courtney Henderson tried to con Christopher Burns into contacting her on Snapchat despite knowing he had a restraining order in a brazen scheme to get him jail [...]

Read full article: Mum tricked baby's dad with fake Snapcha...→
Neighbour from hell jailed for terrorising woman with loud music through wall

Neighbour from hell jailed for terrorising woman with loud music through wall

Amber Flowers repeatedly harassed next door neighbour Linda Burns by blasting two songs and shouting vile abuse through the walls of her flat

Read full article: Neighbour from hell jailed for terrorisi...→
Pub owner forced to throw 50 workers on the dole if Boris Johnson cancels Xmas

Pub owner forced to throw 50 workers on the dole if Boris Johnson cancels Xmas

A PUBLICAN will be forced to close all five of his boozers if Boris Johnson cancels Christmas — throwing 50 of his workers on the dole. Christian Burns’ grandf [...]

Read full article: Pub owner forced to throw 50 workers on ...→
'There'll be none of that': Billy Burns discusses prospect of facing old England team-mates as Ireland's number ten

'There'll be none of that': Billy Burns discusses prospect of facing old England team-mates as Ireland's number ten

It's not so long ago that Billy Burns was wearing a ten jersey for England. Now, with Saturday's trip to Twickenham to take place without Johnny Sexton, it's v [...]

Read full article: 'There'll be none of that': Billy Burns ...→
Lockdown depression taking its toll on medical service, says former chief

Lockdown depression taking its toll on medical service, says former chief

Doctors are burnt out and frustrated dealing with the wave of depression linked to unemployment and inactivity on lockdown, a former chief medical officer has [...]

Read full article: Lockdown depression taking its toll on m...→

Review: Isuzu D-Max Arctic Trucks AT35 is as charming as it is ridiculous

Property spotlight: Stunning 18th century classical Georgian house on secluded estate in heart of Robert Burns country

Read full article: Review: Isuzu D-Max Arctic Trucks AT35 i...→
Green Brigade's Tommy Burns banner removal explained

Green Brigade's Tommy Burns banner removal explained

A GREEN Brigade banner displayed in Celtic Park has not been removed but rolled up, Herald and Times Sport understands.

Read full article: Green Brigade's Tommy Burns banner remov...→

Nica Burns: We remain committed to getting our six West End theatres open

The Nimax Theatres chief says that after the second lockdown was announced she immediately set about rescheduling shows that had been due to open over the next [...]

Read full article: Nica Burns: We remain committed to getti...→
Bobby Burns vows to return 'better than ever' after confirming double leg fracture

Bobby Burns vows to return 'better than ever' after confirming double leg fracture

Bobby Burns has vowed to "come back better than ever" after confirming he suffered a double leg fracture during Glentoran's defeat to Coleraine on Saturday.

Read full article: Bobby Burns vows to return 'better than ...→
Coleraine victory overshadowed by horror injury as both sides offer well wishes to Glentoran ace Bobby Burns

Coleraine victory overshadowed by horror injury as both sides offer well wishes to Glentoran ace Bobby Burns

A deserved victory for a dominant Coleraine was overshadowed by a suspected double leg break sustained by Glentoran's Bobby Burns at The Showgrounds.

Read full article: Coleraine victory overshadowed by horror...→
Graeme Souness branded a 'd***' in astonishing outburst from Hugh Burns

Graeme Souness branded a 'd***' in astonishing outburst from Hugh Burns

GRAEME SOUNESS has been branded a ‘d***’ by former Rangers defender Hugh Burns over his choice of footwear on Sky Sports. The former Light Blues stopper was qu [...]

Read full article: Graeme Souness branded a 'd***' in aston...→
Robert Burns enthusiasts wanted as charity works to reopen the home of Scotland’s national poet

Robert Burns enthusiasts wanted as charity works to reopen the home of Scotland’s national poet

Enthusiasts of Scotland’s national poet Rabbie Burns are being called upon to help a new charity in its quest to reopen one of Scotland’s most…

Read full article: Robert Burns enthusiasts wanted as chari...→
Jimi Famurewa reviews Eldr at Pantechnicon: Mad ambition comforts

Jimi Famurewa reviews Eldr at Pantechnicon: Mad ambition comforts

I don’t know about you but seven long months into our new, pestilence-ravaged reality, I am still ticking off strange post-lockdown milestones. That first pare [...]

Read full article: Jimi Famurewa reviews Eldr at Pantechnic...→
The Times Daily Quiz: Tuesday November 24, 2020

The Times Daily Quiz: Tuesday November 24, 2020

1 Living Free and Forever Free were sequels to which 1960 book by Joy Adamson?2 Princess Odette is cursed to take the form of a bird in which Tchaikovsky balle [...]

Read full article: The Times Daily Quiz: Tuesday November 2...→
Pub owner forced to throw 50 workers on the dole if Boris Johnson cancels Xmas

Pub owner forced to throw 50 workers on the dole if Boris Johnson cancels Xmas

A PUBLICAN will be forced to close all five of his boozers if Boris Johnson cancels Christmas — throwing 50 of his workers on the dole. Christian Burns’ grandf [...]

Read full article: Pub owner forced to throw 50 workers on ...→
Billy Burns aims to go from dream maker to England dream breaker with Ireland

Billy Burns aims to go from dream maker to England dream breaker with Ireland

'How conflicted will I feel? Not at all. I’m very much here to play for Ireland. My passion is to play for Ireland'

Read full article: Billy Burns aims to go from dream maker ...→
IRFU's decision fully justified as Ulster fly-half Billy Burns reaps the benefit of Elton Jantjies axe by earning Ireland call-up

IRFU's decision fully justified as Ulster fly-half Billy Burns reaps the benefit of Elton Jantjies axe by earning Ireland call-up

Although it's been long dormant at this stage, there was once a possibility that Elton Jantjies could have been lining out at the Aviva Stadium this weekend.

Read full article: IRFU's decision fully justified as Ulste...→
Woman led police on 80mph chase after life 'spiralled out control'

Woman led police on 80mph chase after life 'spiralled out control'

Danielle Burns, 20, reached speeds of up to 80mph as she led police on a chase through Hyde, Greater Manchester, in September last year.

Read full article: Woman led police on 80mph chase after li...→

Ex-MotoGP rider Chris Burns signs with Wilson Craig Racing for North West 200 and Isle of Man TT debut

Northern Ireland’s Wilson Craig Racing Team has signed former MotoGP rider Chris Burns to contest the North West 200 and Isle of Man TT in 2021.

Read full article: Ex-MotoGP rider Chris Burns signs with W...→
Iain Steven is propelled to success despite pandemic blow to sector

Iain Steven is propelled to success despite pandemic blow to sector

As Robert Burns famously wrote, ‘the best laid schemes o’ mice an’ men gang aft agley’– a phrase which certainly rings true when it comes…

Read full article: Iain Steven is propelled to success desp...→

Review: Isuzu D-Max Arctic Trucks AT35 is as charming as it is ridiculous

Property spotlight: Stunning 18th century classical Georgian house on secluded estate in heart of Robert Burns country

Read full article: Review: Isuzu D-Max Arctic Trucks AT35 i...→
Gran who claims she was first UK Covid case says beef now tastes like petrol

Gran who claims she was first UK Covid case says beef now tastes like petrol

NHS worker Cheryl Shepherd Burns, 43, and her husband Craig have tested positive in two antibodies tests for coronavirus after suffering from a severe illness [...]

Read full article: Gran who claims she was first UK Covid c...→
Billy Burns called up to Ireland squad as five Ulster players in panel ahead of Autumn Nations Cup

Billy Burns called up to Ireland squad as five Ulster players in panel ahead of Autumn Nations Cup

Uncapped Billy Burns has been called into the Ireland squad ahead of the upcoming Autumn Nations Cup, taking the Ulster representation to five.

Read full article: Billy Burns called up to Ireland squad a...→

Nica Burns: We remain committed to getting our six West End theatres open

The Nimax Theatres chief says that after the second lockdown was announced she immediately set about rescheduling shows that had been due to open over the next [...]

Read full article: Nica Burns: We remain committed to getti...→

We just have to get on with it says Mick McDermott

Glentoran may have slipped to another defeat on Saturday, but understandably the thoughts of Head Coach Mick McDermott were focused on Bobby Burns.

Read full article: We just have to get on with it says Mick...→
Coleraine victory overshadowed by horror injury as both sides offer well wishes to Glentoran ace Bobby Burns

Coleraine victory overshadowed by horror injury as both sides offer well wishes to Glentoran ace Bobby Burns

A deserved victory for a dominant Coleraine was overshadowed by a suspected double leg break sustained by Glentoran's Bobby Burns at The Showgrounds.

Read full article: Coleraine victory overshadowed by horror...→
Fears for Bobby Burns injury as 'road of recovery' ahead following clash in Glentoran's defeat to Coleraine

Fears for Bobby Burns injury as 'road of recovery' ahead following clash in Glentoran's defeat to Coleraine

It's feared Northern Ireland Under 21 international Bobby Burns faces a long spell on the sidelines after being stretchered off during Glentoran's defeat to Co [...]

Read full article: Fears for Bobby Burns injury as 'road of...→
Sunday Times Ireland scoops nine NewsBrands nominations

Sunday Times Ireland scoops nine NewsBrands nominations

The Sunday Times has received nine nominations in the annual NewsBrands Ireland journalism awards.John Burns is nominated for Critic of the Year, while Colin C [...]

Read full article: Sunday Times Ireland scoops nine NewsBra...→
Ulster pair return to training in injury boost ahead of prolonged international window

Ulster pair return to training in injury boost ahead of prolonged international window

Ulster welcomed Luke Marshall and Billy Burns back to training on Tuesday as the province prepare for their return to PRO14 action this weekend.

Read full article: Ulster pair return to training in injury...→
Robert Burns enthusiasts wanted as charity works to reopen the home of Scotland’s national poet

Robert Burns enthusiasts wanted as charity works to reopen the home of Scotland’s national poet

Enthusiasts of Scotland’s national poet Rabbie Burns are being called upon to help a new charity in its quest to reopen one of Scotland’s most…

Read full article: Robert Burns enthusiasts wanted as chari...→
Neighbour from hell jailed for terrorising woman with loud music through wall

Neighbour from hell jailed for terrorising woman with loud music through wall

Amber Flowers repeatedly harassed next door neighbour Linda Burns by blasting two songs and shouting vile abuse through the walls of her flat

Read full article: Neighbour from hell jailed for terrorisi...→
Paisley councillor nominated for national award

Paisley councillor nominated for national award

Councillor Stephen Burns from Foxbar has been named a finalist in the new councillor of the year category of the Local Government Information Unit Awards (LGIU [...]

Read full article: Paisley councillor nominated for nationa...→
Sunday Times writer Burns wins critic of the year prize

Sunday Times writer Burns wins critic of the year prize

John Burns of The Sunday Times has won Critic of the Year at the NewsBrands Journalism Awards 2020.It is the third year in a row that a critic from the Culture [...]

Read full article: Sunday Times writer Burns wins critic of...→
Inside rugby's player tug-of-war: How Billy Burns is just the tip of the iceberg for English talent drain

Inside rugby's player tug-of-war: How Billy Burns is just the tip of the iceberg for English talent drain

Billy Burns now the 10th former England U20 star to represent another Six Nations country at senior level as hunt for players intensifies

Read full article: Inside rugby's player tug-of-war: How Bi...→
'There'll be none of that': Billy Burns discusses prospect of facing old England team-mates as Ireland's number ten

'There'll be none of that': Billy Burns discusses prospect of facing old England team-mates as Ireland's number ten

It's not so long ago that Billy Burns was wearing a ten jersey for England. Now, with Saturday's trip to Twickenham to take place without Johnny Sexton, it's v [...]

Read full article: 'There'll be none of that': Billy Burns ...→
Wales provide little in meaningful preparation for England clash as Ulster fly-half Billy Burns makes Ireland debut in facile win

Wales provide little in meaningful preparation for England clash as Ulster fly-half Billy Burns makes Ireland debut in facile win

A most familiar of fixtures in these most unfamiliar of times, an improved Ireland comfortably saw off Wales in Dublin without ever giving the impression that [...]

Read full article: Wales provide little in meaningful prepa...→
Lockdown depression taking its toll on medical service, says former chief

Lockdown depression taking its toll on medical service, says former chief

Doctors are burnt out and frustrated dealing with the wave of depression linked to unemployment and inactivity on lockdown, a former chief medical officer has [...]

Read full article: Lockdown depression taking its toll on m...→
Woman led police on 80mph chase before smashing van into lamppost and wall

Woman led police on 80mph chase before smashing van into lamppost and wall

Danielle Burns, 20, refused to pull over when she was spotted speeding by officers in Manchester, prompting a 10 minute chase that saw her reach 80mph, a court [...]

Read full article: Woman led police on 80mph chase before s...→
Andy Farrell keen to assess how Billy Burns adjusts to Ireland action

Andy Farrell keen to assess how Billy Burns adjusts to Ireland action

By full-time on Friday night, Andy Farrell will have capped 37 players in six matches as Ireland coach. James Lowe and Billy Burns are the eighth and ninth deb [...]

Read full article: Andy Farrell keen to assess how Billy Bu...→
Green Brigade's Tommy Burns banner removal explained

Green Brigade's Tommy Burns banner removal explained

A GREEN Brigade banner displayed in Celtic Park has not been removed but rolled up, Herald and Times Sport understands.

Read full article: Green Brigade's Tommy Burns banner remov...→

Liverpool could show UK how to shoot for the moon on Covid testing – Professor Harry Burns

So, Boris, how’s the ‘moonshot’ doing? The key to containing any infectious disease outbreak is to find out who has the infection and isolate them.

Read full article: Liverpool could show UK how to shoot for...→
Piers Morgan erupts at pro-Trump supporter in car crash interview 'Let me speak!'

Piers Morgan erupts at pro-Trump supporter in car crash interview 'Let me speak!'

PIERS MORGAN raged at Donald Trump supporter Pastor Mark Burns on Good Morning Britain today as he questioned the President's achievements during his time in o [...]

Read full article: Piers Morgan erupts at pro-Trump support...→
Bobby Burns vows to return 'better than ever' after confirming double leg fracture

Bobby Burns vows to return 'better than ever' after confirming double leg fracture

Bobby Burns has vowed to "come back better than ever" after confirming he suffered a double leg fracture during Glentoran's defeat to Coleraine on Saturday.

Read full article: Bobby Burns vows to return 'better than ...→
Ireland fly-half Billy Burns returns from injury as Stuart McCloskey and John Cooney released to lead Ulster on trip to Cardiff

Ireland fly-half Billy Burns returns from injury as Stuart McCloskey and John Cooney released to lead Ulster on trip to Cardiff

Ireland fly-half Billy Burns will make his return from injury and will captain Ulster in their Guinness PRO14 trip to the Cardiff Blues on Monday night (kick-o [...]

Read full article: Ireland fly-half Billy Burns returns fro...→

HOW IT HAPPENED: Coleraine 2 Glentoran 1

First half goals from Stephen O'Donnell and Ben Doherty helped secure Coleraine a 2-1 win over Glentoran, but the game was marred by a serious injury to defend [...]

Read full article: HOW IT HAPPENED: Coleraine 2 Glentoran 1...→
Milkman delivers: Author Anna Burns first Northern Ireland woman to win €100,000 prize

Milkman delivers: Author Anna Burns first Northern Ireland woman to win €100,000 prize

Belfast-born author Anna Burns has become the first Irish woman to win the Dublin Literary Award for her novel Milkman.

Read full article: Milkman delivers: Author Anna Burns firs...→

Nica Burns reopens first West End theatre as she declares venues are 'safe'

Nimax boss Nica Burns has said she hopes the return of her theatres will prove the sector is safe and ready to resume, as she opens the doors of her West End v [...]

Read full article: Nica Burns reopens first West End theatr...→
Graeme Souness branded a 'd***' in astonishing outburst from Hugh Burns

Graeme Souness branded a 'd***' in astonishing outburst from Hugh Burns

GRAEME SOUNESS has been branded a ‘d***’ by former Rangers defender Hugh Burns over his choice of footwear on Sky Sports. The former Light Blues stopper was qu [...]

Read full article: Graeme Souness branded a 'd***' in aston...→
Mum tricked baby's dad with fake Snapchat account to get him sent to prison

Mum tricked baby's dad with fake Snapchat account to get him sent to prison

Courtney Henderson tried to con Christopher Burns into contacting her on Snapchat despite knowing he had a restraining order in a brazen scheme to get him jail [...]

Read full article: Mum tricked baby's dad with fake Snapcha...→
Revenge attack brute left his victim soaked in blood

Revenge attack brute left his victim soaked in blood

Darren Hendry, 35, brutalised victim Robert Burns at Grampian Avenue, in the town’s Gallowhill, amid claims the victim had attacked Hendry’s sister.

Read full article: Revenge attack brute left his victim soa...→
Jimi Famurewa reviews Eldr at Pantechnicon: Mad ambition comforts

Jimi Famurewa reviews Eldr at Pantechnicon: Mad ambition comforts

I don’t know about you but seven long months into our new, pestilence-ravaged reality, I am still ticking off strange post-lockdown milestones. That first pare [...]

Read full article: Jimi Famurewa reviews Eldr at Pantechnic...→
The Times Daily Quiz: Tuesday November 24, 2020

The Times Daily Quiz: Tuesday November 24, 2020

1 Living Free and Forever Free were sequels to which 1960 book by Joy Adamson?2 Princess Odette is cursed to take the form of a bird in which Tchaikovsky balle [...]

Read full article: The Times Daily Quiz: Tuesday November 2...→
Sunday Times writer Burns wins critic of the year prize

Sunday Times writer Burns wins critic of the year prize

John Burns of The Sunday Times has won Critic of the Year at the NewsBrands Journalism Awards 2020.It is the third year in a row that a critic from the Culture [...]

Read full article: Sunday Times writer Burns wins critic of...→
Pub owner forced to throw 50 workers on the dole if Boris Johnson cancels Xmas

Pub owner forced to throw 50 workers on the dole if Boris Johnson cancels Xmas

A PUBLICAN will be forced to close all five of his boozers if Boris Johnson cancels Christmas — throwing 50 of his workers on the dole. Christian Burns’ grandf [...]

Read full article: Pub owner forced to throw 50 workers on ...→
Inside rugby's player tug-of-war: How Billy Burns is just the tip of the iceberg for English talent drain

Inside rugby's player tug-of-war: How Billy Burns is just the tip of the iceberg for English talent drain

Billy Burns now the 10th former England U20 star to represent another Six Nations country at senior level as hunt for players intensifies

Read full article: Inside rugby's player tug-of-war: How Bi...→
'There'll be none of that': Billy Burns discusses prospect of facing old England team-mates as Ireland's number ten

'There'll be none of that': Billy Burns discusses prospect of facing old England team-mates as Ireland's number ten

It's not so long ago that Billy Burns was wearing a ten jersey for England. Now, with Saturday's trip to Twickenham to take place without Johnny Sexton, it's v [...]

Read full article: 'There'll be none of that': Billy Burns ...→
Billy Burns aims to go from dream maker to England dream breaker with Ireland

Billy Burns aims to go from dream maker to England dream breaker with Ireland

'How conflicted will I feel? Not at all. I’m very much here to play for Ireland. My passion is to play for Ireland'

Read full article: Billy Burns aims to go from dream maker ...→
Wales provide little in meaningful preparation for England clash as Ulster fly-half Billy Burns makes Ireland debut in facile win

Wales provide little in meaningful preparation for England clash as Ulster fly-half Billy Burns makes Ireland debut in facile win

A most familiar of fixtures in these most unfamiliar of times, an improved Ireland comfortably saw off Wales in Dublin without ever giving the impression that [...]

Read full article: Wales provide little in meaningful prepa...→
IRFU's decision fully justified as Ulster fly-half Billy Burns reaps the benefit of Elton Jantjies axe by earning Ireland call-up

IRFU's decision fully justified as Ulster fly-half Billy Burns reaps the benefit of Elton Jantjies axe by earning Ireland call-up

Although it's been long dormant at this stage, there was once a possibility that Elton Jantjies could have been lining out at the Aviva Stadium this weekend.

Read full article: IRFU's decision fully justified as Ulste...→
Lockdown depression taking its toll on medical service, says former chief

Lockdown depression taking its toll on medical service, says former chief

Doctors are burnt out and frustrated dealing with the wave of depression linked to unemployment and inactivity on lockdown, a former chief medical officer has [...]

Read full article: Lockdown depression taking its toll on m...→
Woman led police on 80mph chase after life 'spiralled out control'

Woman led police on 80mph chase after life 'spiralled out control'

Danielle Burns, 20, reached speeds of up to 80mph as she led police on a chase through Hyde, Greater Manchester, in September last year.

Read full article: Woman led police on 80mph chase after li...→
Woman led police on 80mph chase before smashing van into lamppost and wall

Woman led police on 80mph chase before smashing van into lamppost and wall

Danielle Burns, 20, refused to pull over when she was spotted speeding by officers in Manchester, prompting a 10 minute chase that saw her reach 80mph, a court [...]

Read full article: Woman led police on 80mph chase before s...→
Andy Farrell keen to assess how Billy Burns adjusts to Ireland action

Andy Farrell keen to assess how Billy Burns adjusts to Ireland action

By full-time on Friday night, Andy Farrell will have capped 37 players in six matches as Ireland coach. James Lowe and Billy Burns are the eighth and ninth deb [...]

Read full article: Andy Farrell keen to assess how Billy Bu...→

Ex-MotoGP rider Chris Burns signs with Wilson Craig Racing for North West 200 and Isle of Man TT debut

Northern Ireland’s Wilson Craig Racing Team has signed former MotoGP rider Chris Burns to contest the North West 200 and Isle of Man TT in 2021.

Read full article: Ex-MotoGP rider Chris Burns signs with W...→
Iain Steven is propelled to success despite pandemic blow to sector

Iain Steven is propelled to success despite pandemic blow to sector

As Robert Burns famously wrote, ‘the best laid schemes o’ mice an’ men gang aft agley’– a phrase which certainly rings true when it comes…

Read full article: Iain Steven is propelled to success desp...→

Review: Isuzu D-Max Arctic Trucks AT35 is as charming as it is ridiculous

Property spotlight: Stunning 18th century classical Georgian house on secluded estate in heart of Robert Burns country

Read full article: Review: Isuzu D-Max Arctic Trucks AT35 i...→
Gran who claims she was first UK Covid case says beef now tastes like petrol

Gran who claims she was first UK Covid case says beef now tastes like petrol

NHS worker Cheryl Shepherd Burns, 43, and her husband Craig have tested positive in two antibodies tests for coronavirus after suffering from a severe illness [...]

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Green Brigade's Tommy Burns banner removal explained

Green Brigade's Tommy Burns banner removal explained

A GREEN Brigade banner displayed in Celtic Park has not been removed but rolled up, Herald and Times Sport understands.

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Billy Burns called up to Ireland squad as five Ulster players in panel ahead of Autumn Nations Cup

Billy Burns called up to Ireland squad as five Ulster players in panel ahead of Autumn Nations Cup

Uncapped Billy Burns has been called into the Ireland squad ahead of the upcoming Autumn Nations Cup, taking the Ulster representation to five.

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Liverpool could show UK how to shoot for the moon on Covid testing – Professor Harry Burns

So, Boris, how’s the ‘moonshot’ doing? The key to containing any infectious disease outbreak is to find out who has the infection and isolate them.

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Nica Burns: We remain committed to getting our six West End theatres open

The Nimax Theatres chief says that after the second lockdown was announced she immediately set about rescheduling shows that had been due to open over the next [...]

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Piers Morgan erupts at pro-Trump supporter in car crash interview 'Let me speak!'

Piers Morgan erupts at pro-Trump supporter in car crash interview 'Let me speak!'

PIERS MORGAN raged at Donald Trump supporter Pastor Mark Burns on Good Morning Britain today as he questioned the President's achievements during his time in o [...]

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We just have to get on with it says Mick McDermott

Glentoran may have slipped to another defeat on Saturday, but understandably the thoughts of Head Coach Mick McDermott were focused on Bobby Burns.

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Bobby Burns vows to return 'better than ever' after confirming double leg fracture

Bobby Burns vows to return 'better than ever' after confirming double leg fracture

Bobby Burns has vowed to "come back better than ever" after confirming he suffered a double leg fracture during Glentoran's defeat to Coleraine on Saturday.

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Ireland fly-half Billy Burns returns from injury as Stuart McCloskey and John Cooney released to lead Ulster on trip to Cardiff

Ireland fly-half Billy Burns returns from injury as Stuart McCloskey and John Cooney released to lead Ulster on trip to Cardiff

Ireland fly-half Billy Burns will make his return from injury and will captain Ulster in their Guinness PRO14 trip to the Cardiff Blues on Monday night (kick-o [...]

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Coleraine victory overshadowed by horror injury as both sides offer well wishes to Glentoran ace Bobby Burns

Coleraine victory overshadowed by horror injury as both sides offer well wishes to Glentoran ace Bobby Burns

A deserved victory for a dominant Coleraine was overshadowed by a suspected double leg break sustained by Glentoran's Bobby Burns at The Showgrounds.

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HOW IT HAPPENED: Coleraine 2 Glentoran 1

First half goals from Stephen O'Donnell and Ben Doherty helped secure Coleraine a 2-1 win over Glentoran, but the game was marred by a serious injury to defend [...]

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Fears for Bobby Burns injury as 'road of recovery' ahead following clash in Glentoran's defeat to Coleraine

Fears for Bobby Burns injury as 'road of recovery' ahead following clash in Glentoran's defeat to Coleraine

It's feared Northern Ireland Under 21 international Bobby Burns faces a long spell on the sidelines after being stretchered off during Glentoran's defeat to Co [...]

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Sunday Times Ireland scoops nine NewsBrands nominations

Sunday Times Ireland scoops nine NewsBrands nominations

The Sunday Times has received nine nominations in the annual NewsBrands Ireland journalism awards.John Burns is nominated for Critic of the Year, while Colin C [...]

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Milkman delivers: Author Anna Burns first Northern Ireland woman to win €100,000 prize

Milkman delivers: Author Anna Burns first Northern Ireland woman to win €100,000 prize

Belfast-born author Anna Burns has become the first Irish woman to win the Dublin Literary Award for her novel Milkman.

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Nica Burns reopens first West End theatre as she declares venues are 'safe'

Nimax boss Nica Burns has said she hopes the return of her theatres will prove the sector is safe and ready to resume, as she opens the doors of her West End v [...]

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Graeme Souness branded a 'd***' in astonishing outburst from Hugh Burns

Graeme Souness branded a 'd***' in astonishing outburst from Hugh Burns

GRAEME SOUNESS has been branded a ‘d***’ by former Rangers defender Hugh Burns over his choice of footwear on Sky Sports. The former Light Blues stopper was qu [...]

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Ulster pair return to training in injury boost ahead of prolonged international window

Ulster pair return to training in injury boost ahead of prolonged international window

Ulster welcomed Luke Marshall and Billy Burns back to training on Tuesday as the province prepare for their return to PRO14 action this weekend.

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Mum tricked baby's dad with fake Snapchat account to get him sent to prison

Mum tricked baby's dad with fake Snapchat account to get him sent to prison

Courtney Henderson tried to con Christopher Burns into contacting her on Snapchat despite knowing he had a restraining order in a brazen scheme to get him jail [...]

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Robert Burns enthusiasts wanted as charity works to reopen the home of Scotland’s national poet

Robert Burns enthusiasts wanted as charity works to reopen the home of Scotland’s national poet

Enthusiasts of Scotland’s national poet Rabbie Burns are being called upon to help a new charity in its quest to reopen one of Scotland’s most…

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Revenge attack brute left his victim soaked in blood

Revenge attack brute left his victim soaked in blood

Darren Hendry, 35, brutalised victim Robert Burns at Grampian Avenue, in the town’s Gallowhill, amid claims the victim had attacked Hendry’s sister.

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Neighbour from hell jailed for terrorising woman with loud music through wall

Neighbour from hell jailed for terrorising woman with loud music through wall

Amber Flowers repeatedly harassed next door neighbour Linda Burns by blasting two songs and shouting vile abuse through the walls of her flat

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Jimi Famurewa reviews Eldr at Pantechnicon: Mad ambition comforts

Jimi Famurewa reviews Eldr at Pantechnicon: Mad ambition comforts

I don’t know about you but seven long months into our new, pestilence-ravaged reality, I am still ticking off strange post-lockdown milestones. That first pare [...]

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Paisley councillor nominated for national award

Paisley councillor nominated for national award

Councillor Stephen Burns from Foxbar has been named a finalist in the new councillor of the year category of the Local Government Information Unit Awards (LGIU [...]

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