Female drag queen fled India after threat of arrest when she performed on stage – in just her KNICKERS

May 23, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Andrea Smith performing at the Edinburgh Fringe festival in August 2015 the same act that has caused her to flee from India ( © Courtesy of Andrea Smith)

Andrea Smith, 40, left organisers of an anti-domestic violence conference fuming after she played a rape victim onstage wearing only underwear and nipple tassels. She was forced to flee the country after being told military police were hunting for her following her “indecent” performance at the Women’s Economic Forum, in New Delhi.

Paralysed dad fulfills promise to daughter by walking her down the aisle – in a robotic suit

May 23, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Chris Palmer who is paralysed from the waist down and told that he would never walk again got the chance to walk his daughter Heather down the isle with the help of bionic legs (Derby Telegraph / SWNS)

Real-life bionic man Chris Palmer, 55, was left wheelchair bound after he was struck down with an aggressive form of cancer in June 2012. Despite being told by doctors he would never walk again, he was determined to find a way to walk daughter Heather down the aisle.

Cookery Class Booking Site, TryMyKitchen, Raises Awareness for World Hunger Day

May 23, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Latest figures released suggest that a staggering one in nine of the world’s population is undernourished. Although it’s hard to imagine, around 800 million people worldwide are living in chronic hunger. TryMyKitchen has joined forces with ‘World Hunger Day’ launching an impressive campaign to raise additional awareness and funding between 13th to 28th May. They…

2016’s Rudest Number Plates

May 23, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Personalised number plates are littering the UK’s roads today but the release of new ‘16’ number plates may be as innocent as you may expect. For the majority of us, the new selection of number plates available enables us to customise our vehicles with a combination of numbers and letters that signify special names, dates…

UberWAV Launched Against a Backdrop of Taxi Industry Uncertainty: Wheelchaircars.co.uk comment

May 21, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Against a backdrop of nationwide debate surrounding wheelchair accessible taxis, has Uber launched the future of disabled travel?

Are Rangers on the cusp of returning to the summit of Scottish football?

May 20, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Ibrox, the home of Glasgow Rangers

After a few difficult years, Rangers have worked their way back to the top flight and they will now challenge arch city rivals Celtic’s dominance in the Scottish game.

Parents watched in horror as stranger sunk his fingernails into 15-month-old son’s face in the middle of Tesco

May 20, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
15 month Alvis who had his faced scratched by a man in Tescos in Clacton, Essex. See Masons copy MNSCRATCH: Parents watched in horror after a stranger sunk his fingernails into their 15-month-old son's face and tried to rip it off during their weekly shop in Tesco. Chris Scutt, 38, was horrified when a 50-year-old man with down syndrome launched an unprovoked attack on his toddler Alvis while he was sat being pushed along in the trolley. He was with his wife Jen, 33, when they claim the stranger dug his nails into the youngster's face leaving him with up to 11 separate scratches.

Chris Scutt, 38, and his wife Jen, 33, were horrified as the man launched the unprovoked attack on toddler Alvis who was pushed along in the trolley. They claim the stranger ‘tried to rip off’ the youngster’s face, leaving him with up to 11 separate scratches, and fear he may now be scarred for life.

Mum facing jail today for poisoning one-year-old daughter by putting tramadol in breast milk – and blaming baby’s dad

May 20, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Rose Jones (SWNS)

Sick Rose Jones, 30, admitted repeatedly putting high doses of tramadol into the tot’s milk, before lying and attempting to frame her innocent ex-partner. The drug addict is being sentenced at Plymouth Crown Court today and told she faces jail after a judge described her actions as “worse than violence.”

Gym-obsessed body builder has won the record for UK’s biggest biceps – thanks to gorging on up to 10,000 calories a DAY

May 20, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Beefy Dave Crosland, 44, trains six days a week, pushing weights of up to 280lbs to build up his enormous muscles. The 25-stone father-of-three has to eat every 90 minutes when he is bulking-up, and his arms are so big he has to have all his clothes handmade.

Brewery creates non-alcoholic ‘hair of the dog’ brew especially for DOGS – aptly named ‘Bottom Sniffer’

May 19, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Rooster with the new Bottom Sniffer beer for Dogs (Cambridge News / SWNS)

Bottom Sniffer Beer is a non-alcoholic concoction which contains dandelion and burdock and is designed specifically for dogs. Tails will also be wagging over the chicken flavoured drink created by Woof & Brew and it is recommended as a ‘treat’ for your four-legged pal.

Ryan Sidebottom urges cricket fans to cover up for melanoma awareness month

May 19, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Ex-England and Yorkshire bowler, Ryan Sidebottom is urging cricket fans to cover up during May’s melanoma awareness month. Over 12,500 new cases of melanoma were diagnosed last year and the ambassador for national skin cancer charity, Melanoma UK, is hoping that the message of ‘covering up’ will reach fellow cricketers and fans. Ryan commented: “I’m…

Elderly couple separated by care cuts are finally reunited after two months apart

May 19, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Graham and Julia Bown at a RAF care home, in Weston-Super-Mare (SWNS)

Former RAF pilot Graham Brown, 93, was heartbroken when Julia, 79, was moved into a care home when daily visits from carers stopped due to council cuts. Graham, who was given just days’ notice about the move, was left with a daily two-hour round trip by bus to visit he

Comic Fundraiser for Cancer Charity Juggles Babies

May 19, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Comedy star juggling for a full year to raise money for cancer research

Amazing video footage captures the moment a fisherman lands 450lb shark off the coast of Devon

May 19, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
The 450lb shark (John Hodgkins / SWNS)

The six pals hired a boat for a day’s fishing off the Devon coast hoping they would catch something half the size. They were stunned when the huge porbeagle – over 7ft long – took their line about a mile out from Ilfracombe.

WATCH : ‘Britain’s kindest cop’ captured helping a lost blind man in busy Worcester City Centre

May 19, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Heartwarming footage shows PC Matt Waite taking the man by the arm and guiding him along Worcester High Street on Monday morning (16/5). The 44-second clip was filmed by shopper Jamie Knight, 42, after he saw the blind shopper bump into the glass window of Debenhams.

Award win recognises excellence in mobile design and advances in access to patient care

May 19, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Ampersand & Ampersand and King’s College Hospital NHS Trust Win Silver at the Design 100 Awards

‘I didn’t think I was being a hero, I just saw a man needed my help’ – Watch heroic moment an off-duty nurse battles to save the life of a builder after he was stabbed and left for dead

May 18, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
(Paddy Royal / SWNS)

The clip shows a woman on her knees giving CPR as the 41-year-old victim, who is covered in blood, gasps for breath. Witnesses said the man died and was brought back to life as the mystery good Samaritan tended to him while waiting for an ambulance to arrive.