The Staffordshire bull terrier was overpowered by smoke and trapped in a locked cage next to an airing cupboard when the fire broke out in a bungalow. Owners Simon and Lyndsey Fletcher were working away and neighbours raised the alarm when they saw smoke billowing from the house in Sittingbourne, Kent.
Jessica Buttigieg, 15, was last seen between 3pm and 4pm on Tuesday in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset.
Shoppers splashed out an incredible £72 billion in 2013 but that figure is set to be eclipsed as offers flood the high street and internet.
A charity run by Bristol Zoo is urgently seeking £20,000 to buy food for penguin chicks at a rehabilitation centre it funds in South Africa. So organisers asked the retail giant – which made £226m profit last year – for a donation in light of its high-profile Christmas ad featuring a lonely penguin which finds love. But staff were left ‘disappointed’ when the business wished them luck – but refused to offer them any help in reaching their target.
The controversial posters by Bristol University’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Society were aimed at making transgender individuals “feel safer in public spaces”.
The actress and comedienne, dubbed the ‘funniest woman in England’ by pal Dawn French, is a former wine columnist who has appeared on numerous TV and radio shows on the subject.
Meg the Jack Russell has reached the ripe old age of 25 on a fussy diet of gluten free fish fingers, roast dinners and canned spaghetti shapes in tomato sauce.
The rare item – which doesn’t even WORK – was made from metal in the foundations which was inscribed as being 656 years old.
The average woman spends £259 getting ready for their work Christmas party, research revealed. A study of 2,000 women detailed the time and effort put into looking good for the office do, with preparation kicking in around three weeks before the big event. Making extra efforts at gym classes, new make-up and a fresh haircut…
Marie Curie’s pioneering work in chemistry made her the first woman ever to win a Nobel prize and she then went on to become the first person ever to win two.
The anthology Palgraves Golden Treasury with Additional Poems was taken out at Morpeth Grammar School by young Albert Chambers on October 20, 1914.
Edlie George Masters, 83, died five days after taking Verapamil, a drug used to treat high pressure, instead of over-the-counter painkillers. Pharmacist Matthew Hurcomb delivered the drugs to Mr Masters’ home after he placed a telephone order for paracetamol along with his prescription for a pre-existing kidney condition.
Jordan Pritchard, 15, bought a white jacket and cut the arms off before sewing on Christmas decorations and fluffy unicorns.
Perfect Moment Films, a specialist in producing cinematic wedding films, was nominated for an award in October for its upmarket wedding films.
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Shirley Griffiths, 81, was taken to Worcestershire Royal Hospital after she collapsed at home shortly after 7.30pm on November 16.