It takes six months to fall in love with a partner, but just 30 minutes to fall in love with your pet, according to new research. Researcher of the nation’s dog owners has discovered us Brits really are a nation of animal lovers, with more than half (56 percent) believing they felt true love for their pet within half an hour. However, when it comes to our human relationships, the majority of those quizzed said it had taken up to six months to decide that their partner was “the one”. Four in ten (40 percent) of those surveyed by Agria Pet Insurance said they would describe the moment they met their pet as love at first sight, while only 16 percent could say the same about their other half. Agria Behaviourist and Trainer Carolyn Menteith, who helped with the study said: “It’s not surprising that so many of us believe in love at first sight as most dog lovers know that feeling when we meet a dog and our heart just melts. “One of the reasons we have such … [Read more...] about Brits take six months to fall in love with a partner but 30 mins to fall in love with a pet
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MICHAEL Jackson's maid claims the star never loved his first wife Lisa Marie Presley and was using her to bag her dad Elvis' huge catalogue of music, it’s claimed. Adrian McManus, who worked for the King of Pop for four years, had a unique insight into the couple's brief relationship. McManus, 56, was speaking to Mail Online backs a similar claim made in the documentary Leaving Neverland. James Safechuck, who claims he was raped by Jackson, alleges the singer told him his relationships with women were all to show he was normal. The King of Pop’s unlikely union with Elvis Presley's daughter came as Jackson was facing unprecedented scrutiny about his private life — namely, his string of close friendships with little boys But Ms McManus insists Jackson did not love Presley, but he was planning to usurp rights to her dad’s fortune and rights to more than 1,000 of Elvis' songs. Less than a decade before he had managed to take control of Beatles back … [Read more...] about Michael Jackson only married Lisa Marie Presley to get hold of Elvis’ music collection, singer’s former maid claims
PUBLISHED: 18:02 13 November 2018 | UPDATED: 20:07 13 November 2018 Megan Aldous Goldie Sayers , Team GB Javelin Thrower and one of Suffolk's 100 Inspiring Women speaking at the event Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN Archant This is a list that Suffolk should be proud of - 100 women who are positive role models for future generations, women who have achieved success in a diverse range of fields from business, the arts, sport and education to the third sector.The list was put together by a panel of judges this summer after we asked readers for their nominations. From top left: Jenna Ackerley, Anne Beckett-Allen, Katie Bannister, Jane Basham, Dayle Bayliss, Shayra Begum, Nicola Beach, Adele Bellis and Professor Emma Bond Pictures: WENDY AIKEN PHOTOGRAPHY/EDF ENERGY/BARRY ELEY/PHILIP MYNOTT/SUFFOLK COUNTY COUCIL/UNIVERSITY OF SUFFOLKJenna Ackerley, Events Under Canvas: A Felixstowe girl originally, 38-year-old Jenna now lives in East Bergholt with her husband and … [Read more...] about Meet 100 of Suffolk’s most inspirational women
IAN Stewart stood to inherit a £3million fortune if he had got away with the callous murder of his novelist wife Helen Bailey. He drugged and suffocated her before dumping her body in a cesspit that she once joked would be a “good place to hide a body”. Who was Helen Bailey? Helen Bailey, 51, was born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne and brought up in Northumberland. She became a well-established author after writing the first of five books in the Crazy World of Electra Brown series in 2008. She was nominated for a "Queen of Teen" award in 2010. In total she published 22 books of short stories, picture books and young-adult fiction published. In February 2011 her husband of 15 years John Sinfield drowned in a tragic swimming accident while on holiday in Barbados. She wrote her first adult book in 2015, When Bad Things Happen In Good Bikinis, based on her grief. It also detailed her relationship with GGHW - the Gorgeous Grey-Haired … [Read more...] about Who was Helen Bailey, how was she murdered by Ian Stewart and what children’s books did she write?
DONALD Trump boarded his official helicopter this morning to fly from London to meet Theresa May amid the fallout from his explosive Brexit interview. The President climbed into Marine One and headed to Sandhurst army base, where the two leaders will watch a joint UK and US special forces show of strength. They will then travel to Chequers for a lunchtime summit, after The Sun’s world exclusive saw him deliver a damning verdict on the Prime Minister’s EU negotiating strategy. He accused Mrs May of wrecking Brexit and killing off any chance of a vital US trade deal, just hours before they are due to hold crunch talks this afternoon. Mr Trump was pictured leaving Winfield House this morning, the residence of the US Ambassador Woody Johnson, after attending a dinner at Blenheim Palace with the PM last night. But while they dined with ministers and business leaders The Sun published Mr Trump's claims that Mrs May ignored his advice in opting for a soft Brexit … [Read more...] about Donald Trump leaves London to meet Theresa May at Sandhurst after explosive Brexit interview