The comedian joked that the star-studded ceremony wouldn't feature a prize for Politician Of The Year as he appeared at the London Coliseum without an audience due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The circles have gotten tighter thanks to a spike in the coronavirus cases. But that does not mean the stars are not putting on their finest clothes to enjoy some turkey and wine with those dear.
EXCLUSIVE BY CHRIS WHEELER: United have brought in a team of technical experts to contain the potentially 'disastrous' attack that was launched more than a week ago.
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Abdul Xasan, 19, was blasted by a shotgun on March 13 in Coventry from a stolen VW Golf Type R which was driven by a 15-year-old boy during a gangland hit.
Richard Caring, who owns chains including The Ivy and Bill's, believes that more than two thirds of his industry has been so mauled by lockdowns that it will never recover.
The 2020 award winners were announced on Thursday by host Jack Whitehall, 32 - who was filmed from the coliseum London - with fans watching their heroes triumph online
The latest plans from the football legend, 45, and the former Spice Girl, 46, have had a local write to the council to object to the proposal, asserting that 'it is just not on!'
The television show features Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1983 tour of Australia, where they visited Brisbane, Sydney and Canberra and met newly elected Prime Minister Bob Hawke.
Laura Hunsley, 30, from Golcar, West Yorkshire, was awoken at 2.15am today to find the arsonist pouring petrol over the red Honda Civic and white Volvo parked on her driveway.
A report found that 650 U.S. billionaires gained $1.008 trillion in wealth between March 18 and November 24. The group includes Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos and John Tyson.
Netflix has scored a huge hit with its fourth series of The Crown.
Professor Chris Whitty and Sir Patrick Vallance said at the Downing Street press briefing they want people to see their families 'because that is what Christmas is all about'.
Estonia and Latvia have been removed from the travel corridors list, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said. The changes come into force at 4am on Saturday.
Enraged and shouting, the man struck out at pupils and staff from the Dunraven secondary School in Streatham, south London, shortly after 3pm on Wednesday.
Kent's infection rates vary widely between its 12 boroughs, with the area with the highest rate having a level four times above that with the lowest rate.
Russia has said it successfully tested a new missile that the US has warned could destroy Western low-earth orbit satellites, and another said to be Putin's weapon of choice in a nuclear war.
Friends star Matthew Perry revealed that he popped the question to his 29-year-old girlfriend Molly Hurwitz and her answer was a big yes!
President Donald Trump kicked off his Thanksgiving with a round of golf at his Trump National Golf Club in Virginia, complaints about President-elect Joe Biden and touting a Supreme Court ruling.
The game show host hit out at Darin McBain on Wednesday night's show when the contestant was given a puzzle to think of words that begin with the word 'kitchen'.
Diego Molina has received death threats for desecrating the sporting great's body after he posed for a photo with one hand resting on Maradona's head and the other giving a thumbs up.
The review was ordered by Welsh First Minister Mark Drakeford following the death of George Floyd in the US and the toppling of the statue of Edward Colston in Bristol.
Rocio Oliva, who dated Diego Maradona for six and a half years, was abruptly turned away from the Argentine presidential palace under orders of the soccer legend's ex-wife Claudia Villafañe.
EXCLUSIVE: Gary Murphy of the Ye Old Mitre in High Barnet said it would be impossible to grill his regular £10 dishes for every customer and so will deep fry everything at cut-price.
People in the region, along with those in the Isles of Scilly and the Isle of Wight, will be living under Tier 1 measures - which allow socialising inside homes and pubs subject to the Rule of S...
Dr Sahil Patel (left), 28, an associate dentist at The Harley Street Smile Clinic in central London, said he had the contraceptive in his bag 'for several years' after attending a survival course...
Five-year-old Chobe the lioness (pictured) underwent surgery at Oregon State University's veterinary hospital for a distended uterus caused by an infection on Monday.
The candid snap, posted on Instagram, shows the late royal holding a drink, looking tanned and relaxed in a colourful bikini with a purple shirt tied at her waist on board the yacht in Italy.
At a Downing Street press conference, Boris Johnson insisted the system will be less 'intrusive' than the blanket lockdown that it is intended to replace from December 2.
Donald Trump Jr. announced on Friday night that he had tested positive for COVID-19. On Wednesday night, he claimed in an Instagram video to have been told he was now free of the virus.
The blood stains found on the trainers of Shane Mays, 30, were 'one billion times' more likely to have come from Louise Smith, 16, than someone else, forensic scientist Edward Dowlman said.
Troops set up the machine as officers swooped on the house and detained the 58-year-old in Blackpool. Lancashire Constabulary seized a shotgun and found the 'suspicious package'.
Doctors are warning the US will see the 'darkest days in modern medical history' in the weeks after Thanksgiving as the daily COVID-19 death toll hits the highest since May.
Anne and Graeme Dixon from Church Crookham, near Fleet in Hampshire, have spent nearly two decades campaigning to uncover the truth of how their daughter died ten days after first birthday.
Megan Byrne, 25, from Hillingdon, west London, lost her baby last month and took two days off from work at Transport Exchange Group before she was sacked by her bosses two weeks later.
Almost one million more EU citizens living in the UK have applied for the right to stay in the country after Brexit than had originally been expected.
Royal United Services Institute, a London-based think tank, claims that H-20 would give China 'a truly intercontinental power-projection capability' well beyond the country's seaboard.
Kimberley Eccles, 23, from Leyland, Lancashire, was told by doctors she had Rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare tissue cancer, over a Zoom call in August after three appointments were cancelled due to Covid...
This Morning viewers slammed Lora Evans, 33, from Swansea, who appeared on the programme today to reveal she plans to see her elderly relatives this Christmas.
The vicious war of words was sparked by an anonymous tip-off received by Middlesbrough Council complaining about an incident which happened in February.
Nick Drummond and Patrick Bakker purchased the property in the town of Ames late last year, and were told it once belonged to a 'childless German baron who turned to bootlegging in the 1920s'.
Princess Eugenie, 30, who is expecting her first child with husband of two years Jack's Brooksbank, said in a heartfelt post she was thankful for frontline workers, her marriage and nature this T...
Defence Secretary Ben Wallace announced the UK's investment into the scheme, which he said will 'protect vital shipping lanes', during the Franco-British Council Defence Conference today.
Council chiefs plan to install the two-layer structure above the current road level of the bridge. Pedestrians will be able to cross the River Thames using the bottom layer and traffic at the top...
Camden-based design company, Echo Sourcing (pictured), sent Trevor Sylvester on 'research trips' to fashion capitals around the world, where he was made to sneakily photograph store clothing.
The World War 2 veteran, 100, has partnered with the Otterbeck Distillery in his native Yorkshire to create a drink which costs £35.95 for a 70cl bottle.
Department of Health figures show daily infections have now been dropping for a fortnight and are 23.4 per cent down on the 22,915 Covid-19 cases recorded last Thursday.
Make a start on your Christmas list with the best Black Friday toy deals on Amazon right now, including big discounts on Disney Frozen, LEGO, L.O.L Surprise! and more.
Girls at Oxford Spires Academy in Cowley were sent an email by head of sixth form and vice principal Jackie Watson - saying time of the month is not an excuse not to attend class.
Thomas's Battersea, which counts Prince George and Princess Charlotte as pupils, has been given the green light to build a new senior school at the site of the Royal Academy of Dance headquarters...
President Donald Trump urged Americans to 'gather' together this Thanksgiving as President-elect Joe Biden advised people to stay home.
Neither Moderna nor Pfizer gave trial participants instructions on how to behave to try to reduce their infection risks (or not), and didn't log ths behaviors either, unless someone got sick.
Chris Tough had just moved into a flat in Croydon, south London, when the wild animal stopped by to give him a very affectionate welcome, brushing his furry snout on Mr Tough's camera.
Speaking on BBC podcast The Orgasm Cult, former OneTaste employee Chris Hubbard claimed he was lured into working for the US-based company by women who had been 'told' to have sex with him.
Rishi Sunak insisted he could not completely shield government employees from pain amid mass job losses and cuts in income for the private sector.
Top-level talks between Mr Barnier and UK counterpart Lord Frost were suspended last week after a member of the EU team tested positive for coronavirus.
Halima Aden, 23, who has fronted campaigns for Rihanna and Kanye West's clothing labels, has detailed a series of incidents which lead her to quitting the high fashion industry.
The Prime Minister made the comment as he addressed anxious backbenchers last night in the wake of Rishi Sunak's spending review, which revealed the scale of the problem facing the nation.
Peter Kigen, 32, was presumed dead on Tuesday after he collapsed at home and was rushed to Kapkatet hospital in Kenya's Kericho county, reported local media.
British mother Alex Claire wowed TikTok users after sharing a video showing her screaming baby soothed in seconds thanks to a £30 fluffy sleep toy which mimics the sounds of the womb.
Eltiona Skana, 30, is accused of murdering Emily Jones after slashing her neck with a craft knife while she played on her scooter at Queen's Park in Bolton.
Amy Brunell, co-author of the study and associate professor of psychology at the Ohio State University, said: 'The word 'hero' is a trigger for narcissists.'
The brazen robbery took place at 12.30pm in Earlswood, Solihull, Warwickshire, on Wednesday and was filmed by homeowner Anthony Quinn's CCTV camera.
Shows including Six, Everybody's Talking About Jamie and The Play That Goes Wrong in London will all be allowed to go ahead as planned under the Tier 2 restrictions - which allow for theatres to...
The 19-year-old child rapist grimaced and cried out as a masked sharia officer lashed his back with a rattan stick in the town of Idi in Indonesia's Aceh Province.
Alex Bourne, the former landlord of the Cock Inn in Thurlow, West Suffolk, a few hundred yards from the Health Secretary's former constituency home, is now supplying two million medical grade vi...
A study by the Radboud university medical center in the Netherlands assessed 124 patients several weeks after recovery.
In tier two of England, the restrictions mean a ban on households mixing indoors and pubs, while tier three measures mean a ban on households mixing, except in limited circumstances such as parks...
The night skies outside Trelleborg, Sweden, have begun to glow a startling purple as night falls. The purple hue has been caused by a new energy-efficient lighting system at a nearby tomato farm.
Bill Turnbull has emotionally urged men to go for prostate exams amid his battle with terminal cancer.
Experts led from the UK compared the thumb bones in Neanderthals and modern humans - finding that the former were better suited to 'power squeeze' grips.
A criminal inquiry has been launched following the attack on the head of Black Gold Studios in Paris. The victim - who goes by his first name Michel - said he was called a 'dirty n*****' during ...
The two pets, adopted by a man in China four months ago, had spent every day together until one of them was run over by accident this week. Their owner said he was moved by the dog's bond.
Melissa Baylis, 17, last saw Jack Russell Chihuahua Maltese mix Nelly in her garden in Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside at around 12pm on November 21.
The intimate snaps, taken in the 1920s and 30s, show the flamboyant English star at the height of his success for writing more than 65 plays.
ITN productions have apologised for filming with presenter Melanie Sykes last week without adhering to covid-19 protocols.
A Belgian diamond broker today told the theft trial of James Stunt's former bodyguard he unwittingly received his £515,000 stolen gemstone believing there was 'no criminal background'.
The property expert, 48, is transforming a former dairy farm in Somerset into her dream home. But locals slammed their plans for being 'dangerous' as they feared their access road could cause car...
The announcement of a new regional tier system for England has determined which clubs and elite sports venues can allow fans back in to wantch for the first time in meight months.
Sam Jones, 27, a law student from Skegness, has told how she gave her tired-looking kitchen a modern makeover for £230 - using
The decision to save the capital from Tier 3 will be a relief to many in the hospitality industry who will be able to reopen with limitations when the current national lockdown ends on December 2...
The woman went on the rampage in the budget supermarket branch, in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, on Wednesday afternoon.
This week's Office for National Statistics report, brought forward to coincide with England's local lockdown announcements today, shows 633,000 people are thought to be infected.
Of course Diego Maradona will be remembered for his God-given abilities with a football. But equally, the Argentine legend will be celebrated for the constant madness of his extraordinary life.
Alison Hammond has seemingly had her say on the ongoing This Morning team drama.
The PM has recruited Dan Rosenfield for the key job at Downing Street in the wake of the extraordinary row that saw Mr Cummings and his right-hand man Lee Cain depart.
The winning and shortlisted images in the Historic Photographer of the Year Awards 2020 were unveiled today by broadcaster Dan Snow and historic and cultural travel experts Trip Historic.
Queen Margrethe of Denmark, 80, will celebrate Christmas with her younger son Prince Joachim and his children, while her son Crown Prince Frederik will mark the occasion separately.
Gray, 80, wrote on Instagram: 'I have so much to be thankful for. Being Jeff's Mother was an honor.' She announced on Monday that Jeff had died at the age of 56.
Rishi Sunak will need to find £40billion a year in tax rises and spending cuts by the middle of the decade if he is to restore balance to the nation's finances, the respected IFS think tank warn...
In a review study, experts from Belfast used the example of animal contests - for limited resources, or mates - to argue that emotion affects animal behaviour.
Chinese researchers looked at the role cholesterol plays in aiding coronavirus infect human cells.
Bosses at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital insisting their wards were 'very busy'. They had on average 85 out of 647 beds filled with Covid-19 patients in the week ending November 17.
Staff at the Ayrshire estate are hoping the animals - two females and one male - will lead to a breeding boom of Royal hoglets, partly to keep down slugs and other pests in the gardens.
Fog and freezing fog patches are expected to develop quite widely tonight, most likely in central England and east Wales, with some becoming dense in places with poor visibility.
A three-mile stretch of the River Ouse, between Ely and Littleport in Cambridgeshire, has now been announced as the new venue for the race, which will take place in April.
A pregnant woman has lost her unborn baby after a callous robber kicked her in the stomach as he snatched her iPhone while she was calling her mother.
Viral footage filmed in China shows the one-year-old Munchkin cat, a breed known for its short legs, quietly lying inside the desk and looking around, seemingly trying to hide from the lecturer.
The site at Higher Shelf Stones on Bleaklow Moor near Manchester contains wreckage of the B29 Superfortress, a US plane which plunged into a ridge concealed by fog in 1948, killing 13 people on ...
Prince Philip and Princess Sofia, aged 41 and 35, are isolating at home in Stockholm alongside children Alexander, four, and Gabirel, three, after testing positive for coronavirus.
The pubs giant laid bare the extent of the recent redundancies as annual results showed the hefty annual losses for the year to September 26 from pre-tax profits of £177 million the previous yea...
Dramatic dashcam footage shows the moment £20,000-a-week Arsenal star Joe Willock lost control of his top-of-the-range Mercedes-AMG G-class and smashed into a crash barrier on the M25
John Stevenson, 68, who broadcast many stories from Westminster including the response to the 9/11 attacks, was found at his home in Aberdare, South Wales.
The 47-year-old Reality TV star - real name Colin Newell - was found dead on the kitchen floor of his North London home when one of his five worried brothers had gone to check on him.
Perri, from the US, has taken to TikTok to share an amusing video of the ASOS jumpsuit she ordered. The 20-year-old was left in hysterics when she found it barely covered her chest.
Gemma Mortimer, 39, from Brackley, Northamptonshire, would snack on unhealthy foods out of boredom while looking after her two children, but a photo (left) shocked her into changing.
Bernie Lucker found 30 of the carts lying near his house in Adover, Hants in one evening, and has since more than doubled his collection, much to his wife's bemusement.
The naughty four-month-old macaque, Ban Jin, is seen in trending footage having a piggyback ride on the three-month-old tiger called 'September' at the Hengshui Wildlife Park in northern China.
The Formula One champion, 35, spoke candidly with GQ magazine about the topic after they named him their Game Changer Of The Year on Thursday.
Paul Gascoigne today recalled telling Diego Maradona before a friendly match in Sevilla in 1992 that he was feeling tipsy, and the Argentinian footballer replied: 'It's OK Gazza, so am I'.
Ruben, 17, Jaden, 11, and Uche, 10, moved in with grandparents Lynn and Steve Smedley in Carbis Bay, Cornwall after their mother died in 2017. Their home is transformed on DIY SOS: The Big Build.
The video shows the worker ripping off chunks from the side of a building with a hammer. The men in the video wear hi vis jackets with the name of an Essex-based company on it.
The Elysee hailed Maradona's contribution in 'the most geopolitical match in football history' - Argentina's 2-1 win over England in the 1986 World Cup, four years after the Falklands War.
TikTok user Romeo Goku, who boasts 802.8K followers and 21.5M likes on the platform, shares various compilation videos on his page, showing people who have narrowly escaped disaster.
Vladimir Putin is rumoured to have a secret 17-year-old daughter named Yelizaveta Vladimirovna who was born of a years-long affair he had with her mother, Svetlana Krivonogikh.
In the video, little Delaney says 'so today we're going to be doing some crafts' as she moves the camera into position in her kitchen in Beaverton, Oregon.
Jagger is seen springing around the trampoline with joy at the largest fox rescue in the U.S, SaveAFox in central Minnesota, as its founder Mikayla Raines coaches him.
Mom Hilary Soria took to Facebook earlier this month to share a photo of a mask-wearing elf sitting in a jar equipped with hand sanitizer and disinfectant spray.
Footage posted on YouTube shows the native Australian birds playing the difficult game on a Sydney balcony on November 22.
The advice on 'sedentary behaviour' is increasingly relevant for the millions of Brits stuck at home due to Covid restrictions.
Ketama the two-year-old Spanish greyhound has an unusually long ten-inch (25cm) neck. The 'goofy' dog was rescued by Monique Morsink, 30, and Martijn ten Voorde, 31, in the Netherlands.
A cross-party committee of MPs has made it clear in a new report that leaseholders should not be burdened with the costs to fix historical fire safety issues with their buildings.
UK and US researchers found healthy adults performed better on difficult cognitive tasks if the participants had consumed a cocoa drink containing high levels of flavanols.
Brittany Kinley, 33, from Texas, shared her five-year-old son Mason's school pictures on Facebook this week, revealing her self-described 'mom fail.'
Champagne aficionados may claim the French brands have a certain je ne sais quoi when it comes to flavour and quality. But in blind taste tests, English sparking wine is coming out on top.
Rockefeller the owl, found hiding inside the Christmas tree brought down from upstate New York to Manhattan, was released into the wild on Tuesday evening.
A 350-pound loggerhead turtle was rescued on a Cape Cod beach, after officials found it on its back and unresponsive. This turtle is among 150 others that have been found cold-stunned on the shor...
Two-year-old Noah Alexander Walker, from Atlanta, Georgia, was looking to get some peace and quiet when he took himself down to the basement and set up in a cupboard with his snacks.
This white lion at a lion sanctuary in South Africa clearly takes pride in his fabulous hairstyle, which makes him the mane attraction.
The former fishing community in Cornwall topped the leaderboard - with other coastal and rural areas also scoring highly.
Despite turning her two sons into tennis superstars, JUDY MURRAY has always been dismissed as just a 'momager'.
From It-girls to women on a mission, Tamara Beckwith Veroni and Chloe Delevingne are determined to speak out about gynaecological cancers.
The tree surgeons from Marvan's Tree and Landscape Services, in Ramsey, Essex, decided to create the poses to raise money for the North and Mid Essex branch of the mental health charity Mind.
Nala, a six-month-old black Labrador, got her head stuck in the steering wheel of her owner's buggy in Kensal, North Dakota. She was stuck for 15 mins until her owner Ryan managed to free her.
A squirrel from Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, began leaning oddly and staring into space after it accidentally snacked on fermented pears left outside the Morlok's home last Friday
Billie Rea, 11, was out with her mother Abby Gilbert and brother Flin on Wednesday when she saw the stranded draughtboard shark at Kingston Beach, south of Hobart in Tasmania.
Rather than purchasing expensive beauty products, an Australian TikTok user has opted to make her own remedy to boost hair growth and a natural shine.
It's season four of The Crown and everyone is asking: but is it historically accurate? No. It is not.
Cat lovers across the globe have been sharing snaps of their pets misbehaving in the most hilarious ways - and the very best have been collated in a Bored Panda gallery.
Within an hour of signing up to the dating app Badoo on June 13, Nicolette Miles, 47, a travel agent manager from Devon, connected with Tony Jones, 45 - and the pair are now engaged.
People from all over the world and have joined the Pet Shaming Facebook group an to share snaps of their pets' naughtiest antics. Some of the best examples were collated in a Bored Panda gallery.
Eighteen-month-old Theo Rinehart hasn't yet mastered how to blow out a birthday candle. He huffs and puffs in a desperate attempt to extinguish the flame at home in Wayland, Massachusetts.
The video sees the Pomeranian-mix pup named Knut wrapped in a white blanket among brown leaves on an autumnal woodland walk in Hamburg, Germany.
Video footage shows rescue staff and villagers in southern India hoisting the elephant out from the bottom of a 55ft-deep well on November 20.
Australian mums have shared their ideas to keeping Christmas trees and presents looking nice throughout the festive season - and some of the most popular designs will surprise you.
Kaitie Purssell, from Lake Macquarie, lost 21 kilograms through meal prepping and has now revealed the recipe she swears by during busy weeks, and how it can be used three different ways.
Simon and Caroline Hall (pictured) had given up hope of seeing theri dog again, who was stolen from the couple's home in Durham in May 2014. Six years later Bonnie was found in Norfolk.
On July 13, 2019, we published an article headlined "My Dust-Up with Dyson", about Sir James's and Lady Dyson's employment relationship with their former house manager, Mrs Flanders...
British gardening expert Nigel Colborn, says the soils are not yet too cold to plant bare-rooted plants and suggests that although the choice is infinite, always go for top performers.
His perky PE workouts have given us a much-needed lift this year, but life wasn't always so upbeat for fitness superstar JOE WICKS.
It's emerged that England football manager Gareth Southgate tested positive for Covid-19 on October 25 and kept his condition secret as he self-isolated, with 'not pleasant' symptoms, for ten day...