David Lammy calls for police watchdog to probe ‘shocking’ stop-and-search

David Lammy today called for the police watchdog to investigate the ‘shocking’ stop-and-search of black team GB sprinter Bianca Williams after she and her partner were pulled over in their Mercedes and handcuffed by the Met during a hunt for weapons.  The shadow Justice Secretary said Ms Williams, 26, and Portuguese sprinter Ricardo dos Santos, … Read more David Lammy calls for police watchdog to probe ‘shocking’ stop-and-search

David Beckham dons a protective suit to tend to a hive of bees on a farm

David Beckham makes the most of country living as tends to his bees and admits he’s made ‘progress’ after installing the beehive in his garden By Charlotte Dean For Mailonline Published: 08:31 BST, 7 July 2020 | Updated: 08:31 BST, 7 July 2020 They have been spending lockdown at their second home in the Cotswolds. … Read more David Beckham dons a protective suit to tend to a hive of bees on a farm

David Schwimmer dishes about Friends reunion and how he’s looking forward to seeing castmates

Fans of the legendary hit sitcom Friends were crushed when they found out the one-off unscripted special, with all six cast members reuniting, had been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But actor David Schwimmer – famous for playing the character Ross Gellar – is assuring fans it will be worth the wait, and has … Read more David Schwimmer dishes about Friends reunion and how he’s looking forward to seeing castmates

David Walliams’ book publisher says derided character is WHITE

Activist and food writer Jack Monroe has launched a withering attack on David Walliams, labelling the comedian’s popular collection of children’s stories racist and ‘fatshaming nonsense.’ But HarperCollins Children’s Books responded to the thread and said that Jack Monroe’s tweets are factually inaccurate because the character she claimed had racial undertones is actually white.  In … Read more David Walliams’ book publisher says derided character is WHITE

Food writer Jack Monroe slams David Walliams for ‘racist’ books

Activist and food writer Jack Monroe has launched a withering attack on David Walliams, labelling the comedian’s popular collection of children’s stories racist and ‘fatshaming nonsense.’ In a blizzard of posts on Twitter she dissected several of Mr Walliams’ best-selling children’s tales, picking out contentious characters and plot developments. The food writer accused the Little Britain star … Read more Food writer Jack Monroe slams David Walliams for ‘racist’ books