This week’s most read news (9 – 15 November 2013)

LAST UPDATED: 17 Nov, 2013 @ 11:55
This week’s most read news (9 – 15 November 2013)

1. Hooker: George Osborne and Nigel Havers were clients of mine!

The British chancellor has been accused of taking cocaine and partying with prostitutes in a sensational Spanish radio interview.

2. Pesticide could spell the end of Red Palm Weevil

The University of Cordoba has developed a pesticide that could ward off the palm tree-killing Red Palm Weevil.

3. Benefits cheats brought to justice

A pair of benefits cheats who lived the high life in Spain have been ordered to pay back the £16,000 they fraudulently claimed.

4. Sexist Duke of Palma reveals crude side in leaked emails

The disgraced son-in-law of King Juan Carlos was reported by El Mundo to have sent an email which included a pun about Prince Felipe and Letizia’s bedroom activities, and screenshots of prominant female newsreaders at the time, including Letizia, entitled ‘orgasms’.

5. Young hero saves fellow passenger on Malaga flight

A teenager from Liverpool is being praised after she saved the life of a fellow passenger on a flight from Malaga.


The Olive Press are not responsible and do not moderate individual comments before they are posted. Anyone who uses racist, sexist, homophobic or xenophobic language or hate speech will be blocked.