October 21, 2017

TV presenter Kirsty Gallacher charged for drink-driving

13 August 2017, 02:45 | Elsie Buchanan

Kirsty was pulled over by police after she was seen to be driving erratically

Kirsty was pulled over by police after she was seen to be driving erratically

Sky Sports presenter Kirsty Gallacher was in custody last night as the football results rolled in on her channel after she was arrested for drink driving.

A spokesperson for the Thames Valley Police confirmed the 41-year-old Sky Sports presenter has since been released on bail after being charged over the incident, which occurred in Eton.

A source told The Sun on Sunday newspaper: "Kirsty had enjoyed a night out and was driving to pick up the children from Paul's house".

The star was reportedly pulled over by police on Saturday morning at approximately 11:30am after they spotted her vehicle "driving erratically".

Tech companies lead broad slide in United States stocks; oil rises
Earlier in Asia, Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 slipped less than 0.1 percent, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng slid 1.1 percent. The major index futures are now pointing to a modestly higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 21 points.

The night before she had posted pictures to social media showing her out with friends.

Though she doesn't have a glass in hand in the photo, two friends are holding champagne and beer.

The Sky Sports favourite is a well-known fitness junkie and has previously appeared on the cover of Fit and Well magazine, as well as TV Life, to talk about her exercise regime.

The star, who took part on Strictly Come Dancing in 2015, was stopped by authorities as she drove to pick up her two children, who she has with ex-husband Paul Sampson.

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays PLC
Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of Park Hotels & Resorts by 278.5% in the second quarter. Another group of owners that a potential investor in PK should consider are private companies, with a stake of 24.97%.

"You have to learn from your mistakes".

The Sky News host also said that at 41 she still hasn't ruled out the possibility of having another child at some point.

"I would like more children", she has said. If I'm lucky enough to have one more then I'd be thrilled, as I don't feel like I have finished yet on the baby thing'.

Her family are said to be furious about her arrest.

Sanchez to miss start of season for Arsenal
Arsene Wenger believes the uncertainty about his future had a negative effect on his team's league campaign last season. Ramsey, [Mesut] Ozil, [Per] Mertesacker ... and of course [Laurent] Koscielny is suspended.

She is now set to appear at Slough Magistrates' Court on September 4.

Other News

Trending Now

Six of a family burn to death in Karachi van 'cylinder fire'
Rescue teams arrived at the scene and shifted four injured people to Civil Hospital after pulling them out from the van. While the victim's relatives have reached the scene, they were unable to comment on the matter due to shock and grief.

Gabriel Chundan lifts Nehru Trophy for first time
The race is being telecasted live by Doordarshan Kerala, and its live commentary being aired periodically on the All India Radio. Following the outcome of the five heats, the qualifying boats would be participating in the finals and losers' finals.

Stock markets lower, gold price continues to rise amid political tensions
The S&P 500 Index closed 1.5 percent lower, the Nasdaq Composite dropped 2.1 percent and the Dow Jones Composite fell 1.4 percent. Computer hardware stocks rebounded following recent weakness, with the NYSE Arca Computer Hardware Index climbing by 1.4 percent.

Iran Parliament ratifies motion to counter US' 'terrorist' acts
The Parliament ratified the motion prepared by the National Security and Foreign Policy Commission in July. Sanctions against Iran is mainly in response to Tehran's growing missile programme.

Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (NYSE:INN) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
Voya Invest Management Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.01% in Summit Hotel Properties Inc (NYSE: INN ) or 182,330 shares. The company had revenue of $124.11 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $132.21 million.

India's elephant population decreases by 10% to 27312
As per official numbers, in last four years, one human life was lost every day due to the human-elephant conflict. The Wildlife Trust of India, which will coordinate the yatra, has mapped a total of 101 elephant corridors.

UNF faculty member & former UN Ambassador criticizes Trump's "fire and fury"
However, he added, a " limited pinpoint use of the latest kind of technology " by the United States can't be ruled out completely. However, if Washington chose to strike first and attempt to overthrow the government in Pyongyang, China will stop them.

LeBron James joins chorus decrying President Trump for Charlottesville response
The reporter then informed the woman Mr Fields allegedly killed a woman with the auto and injured at least 24 other people. Counter-protesters say they will attend the events and "shut them down".

Microsoft Surface Devices Are No Longer On The Consumer Reports List
The problem here is that Consumer Reports and Microsoft each have their own data supporting their respective conclusions. All this matters because Consumer Reports has a strong reputation for being rigorous, thorough, and fair.

Local science organizations offer help to prepare for the solar eclipse
In central Oklahoma, there will be about a 90 percent eclipsing of the sun, with maximum eclipse at 1:05 p.m. The optical device concentrates the sun's light, which can damage the solar viewer and then your eyes.