Entries by Sara C Nelson

UK Weather Forecasters Promise A Sunny Bank Holiday

(0) Comments | Posted 26 May 2016 | (15:30)

Light up that barbecue and prepare to move into the garden because that bank holiday that the horizon is promising to be a (mostly) sunny one.

A good deal of warm, fine weather is expected with highs of 20°C likely from Friday.

Met Office forecaster Alex Burkill said: “Temperatures over...

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WWII British Submarine HMS P311 Found Off Italian Coast 'With 71 Bodies Inside'

(0) Comments | Posted 26 May 2016 | (12:04)

An Italian diver believes he has located a long-lost British submarine which was downed off Sardinia during World War II.

Massimo Bondone says the bodies of the 71 crew, who also vanished with the HMS P311, are still inside it.

Bondone told the La Nuova Sardegna daily he...

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EgyptAir Flight MS804 ‘Was Brought Down By A Meteor’

(0) Comments | Posted 26 May 2016 | (10:14)

With still no concrete explanation for what happened to EgyptAir flight MS804, a bizarre new theory has emerged.

The Airbus 320 was carrying 66 passengers and crew from Paris to Cairo when it crashed on 19 May.

Now claims are being made that it was hit by debris from...

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Canning Town Tube Station Evacuated As Woman Is Trapped Between Train And Platform

(0) Comments | Posted 26 May 2016 | (09:19)

Canning Town Tube station was evacuated at 8am this morning after a woman fell between a train and the platform.

A spokesman for Transport for London said staff were unable to free her so the carriage was jacked up off the tracks with specialist equipment.

Witness Georgia Riley...

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Malplaquet House: £3m ‘Secret Mansion’ On Sale In East London

(0) Comments | Posted 25 May 2016 | (10:50)

London is brimming with housing curiosities and not all of them good – Liberace-style purple palace anyone?

But nothing quite compares with this gem of a “secret mansion” that has just hit the market.

The impossibly grand-sounding Malplaquet House in Stepney Green is as impressive – and spooky -...

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Look Beyond Borders: Refugees And Europeans Connect In Moving Video

(0) Comments | Posted 25 May 2016 | (10:25)

A moving video experiment reveals Europeans and newly-arrived refugees bridging the emotional divide.

Look Beyond Borders is based on a theory developed by psychologist Arthur Aron in 1997, which...

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Yulin Dog Meat Festival: 200 Dogs And Cats Rescued From Slaughter

(0) Comments | Posted 24 May 2016 | (14:57)

Every year thousands of dogs – many of them stolen pets – are captured and transported to Yulin for an annual Chinese festival which sees the canines tortured and eaten.

The Chinese government has repeatedly faced high profile calls to stop the festival, which has been running since...

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EgyptAir MS804: Pilots 'Spotted UFO Before Fatal Crash'

(0) Comments | Posted 24 May 2016 | (14:28)

The mystery of what caused EgyptAir flight MS804 to crash has continued to deepen – with new reports claiming an unidentified flying object (UFO) was spotted in the region where it went down.

The Airbus 320 was carrying 66 passengers and crew from Paris to Cairo when it crashed on...

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Australia To Deport British Mother-Of-Five Kelly Webb For Criminal Past

(0) Comments | Posted 24 May 2016 | (08:20)

A mother-of-five who has lived in Australia for most of her life faces being separated from her children if she is deported to the United Kingdom.

Kelly Webb was convicted of manslaughter after killing her stepfather with a hockey stick and a kitchen knife when she was a young woman,...

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B&Q, Morrisons, Asda, Sainsbury’s And Tesco Bank Holiday Opening Times

(0) Comments | Posted 23 May 2016 | (14:57)

It's reaching that point again folks where it's time to box off those pesky DIY projects that have been lying around unfinished for months on end. 

Yes, Spring is most definitely in swing as we hurtle from one Bank Holiday to the next. 

As it’s fairly likely we’ll be getting...

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Asda, Sainsbury’s, Tesco, B&Q And Morrisons Bank Holiday Opening Times

(0) Comments | Posted 23 May 2016 | (14:57)

You know Spring has most certainly sprung as we pinball off one Bank Holiday to another. 

And as it's looking suspiciously likely that we’ll be getting some good weather at long last, the barbecues could be lit - in which case it would most certainly not do to run out of...

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Night Tube Map: Central And Victoria Lines To Operate From August

(0) Comments | Posted 23 May 2016 | (12:24)

London’s Night Tube is set to begin running from 19 August this year.

Almost a year late, the London Underground network will start by rolling out services on the Central and Victoria lines.

That means night owls will be able to travel the network on Saturdays and Sundays from...

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EgyptAir MS804 Distress Call 'Was Made By Pilot'

(0) Comments | Posted 23 May 2016 | (11:15)

The mystery of what caused EgyptAir flight MS804 to crash has deepened as it was claimed the pilot DID make a distress call in the moments before the...

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Night Tube Start Date Set For August 2016

(0) Comments | Posted 23 May 2016 | (08:50)

London Underground’s long-awaited Night Tube is finally set to launch this summer.

From 19 August the Central and Victoria lines will be running on Saturday and Sunday from 12.30 – 5.30am.

The remaining lines will be rolled out in autumn. The night Tube was originally due to start on...

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EgyptAir MS804 Crash: Plane Likely Downed By Bomb Says Aviation Expert

(0) Comments | Posted 20 May 2016 | (12:54)

An aviation expert has described the circumstances which he believes may have led to the downing of EgyptAir Flight 804.

Former RAF pilot and flying instructor David Learmount was...

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EgyptAir MS804: Crash Site Investigators 'Find Body Parts, Seats And Suitcases'

(0) Comments | Posted 20 May 2016 | (12:16)

• 66 people feared dead after plane crashes in Mediterranean sea

• 'No credible' claims of responsibility for downing EgyptAir flight MS804

• Debris, body parts and passenger belongings...

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EgyptAir Flight 804 Wreckage 'Found By Egyptian Army'

(0) Comments | Posted 20 May 2016 | (10:16)

UPDATE: EgyptAir MS804: Crash Site Investigators 'Find Body Parts, Seats & Suitcases' 

Wreckage of missing EgyptAir flight 804 has reportedly been found by the Egyptian army.

Army spokesman, Brig. Gen. Mohammed Samir, said in a statement posted on his Facebook page on Friday that Egyptian jets and...

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Ryanair Announces Brexit ‘Vote To Remain’ EU Referendum Bargain Seats

(0) Comments | Posted 19 May 2016 | (14:15)

Ryanair will fly expats back to the UK for less than £20 in a bid to entice them to vote ‘remain’ in the EU referendum.

Chief Executive Michael O’Leary has been bold in his support to keep the UK in the European Union, despite the fact he himself cannot...

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Model Olivia Ku Drowns During ‘Underwater Fashion Shoot’

(0) Comments | Posted 19 May 2016 | (13:26)

A Taiwanese model drowned as she allegedly took part in an underwater photo shoot.

Olivia Ku was pulled from the sea near Houpihu, Taiwan and rushed to hospital where she died on Monday despite attempts to resuscitate her, the Taipei Times reports.

The coast guard refused to comment...

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Buckingham Palace Break In: Man Arrested After Scaling Wall

(0) Comments | Posted 19 May 2016 | (11:36)

A 41-year-old man has been arrested after scaling a perimeter wall at Buckingham Palace last night. 

Scotland Yard said the man scaled the wall at around 8.30pm and was located in the grounds by officers. 

He was arrested on suspicion of trespassing on a protected site (contrary to section 128...

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