FACTS OF THE DAY

January 15th 2018

Steve Bannon always wears at least two shirts on top of each other.

thecut.com

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62% of the 78,794 complaints about noise received by Heathrow Airport in 2017 were made by just 10 people.

cityam.com

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Wealthy homeowners in the UK have received at least £280 million of public money under the government’s Help To Buy scheme for first time buyers.

independent.co.uk

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Uncertainty over the terms of Britain’s departure from the EU resulted in a 37% fall in the number of new jobs available in London’s financial sector in December.

reuters.com

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In 1932, Winston Churchill went to a hotel in Munich two days in a row to have tea with Hitler. Hitler stood him up both times and the two men never met.

theguardian.com

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French police chased a 73-year-old drunk driver 17 times round a roundabout before finally stopping him. He claimed he had not heard the sirens.

reuters.com