Video footage shows the excruciating moment the rider punched the air as he approaches the end. But at the very last second he was overtaken by another competitor – who won by an inch.
Jazzie Watson, 20, stabbed expectant dad Shamus McNama, 17, in the early hours of the morning on February 28. The tragic youngster was rushed to hospital but later died of his injuries of ‘ten knife-type’ wounds, Bristol Crown Court was told.
Sheffield-based underfloor heating specialists UK Underfloor Heating announce that they have helped to provide a new heating system for tigers housed at Lincolnshire Wildlife Park, as part of their recent new enclosure installation. The new underfloor heating system is a bespoke design installed and overseen by engineers with the firm that will allow for the…
“In a hole in the ground there lived a Hobbit.” Kingston designer, Lili Giacobino, brings fantasy interior to life. She states, “The Hobbit house uses recycled floorboards and reclaimed portholes found second hand, which came from a ship that had travelled the world. These additions create a lovely sense of adventure and narrative for the…
CCTV images from a nearby house show the men covering the convertible Porsche Boxter in petrol before throwing a lit rag on it in the early hours of the morning. The owner of the car was woken up by passers-by who discovered the burning car in Dagenham, east London.
BQool, one of the leading SaaS companies for Amazon repricing and feedback management, has announced an important update to its Feedback Central software with innovative features and improved user interface. In response to customers’ requests, BQool recently updated its Feedback Central with new features, including VAT Invoice Generator, translated templates, advanced email campaign, and campaign…
Penetration testing is a fast and accurate measure of the consistency of fluids, gels and pastes. Ointments with a low consistency for example can be more thoroughly applied on the skin and more easily absorbed. On the other hand, a substance with a high consistency can be used to cover a wound effectively. Using small…
Lifelike baby dolls that are designed to stop teenage pregnancies have actually INCREASED the number of underage mums
The high tech baby simulators form part of sex education classes across the world and are touted as a key weapon to discourage girls from having sex. But a new study of the programme in Australia, published in The Lancet, found girls who took part were twice as likely to get pregnant and a third more likely to have an abortion than those who didn’t.
The gadget, called ‘Stays-Hard’ holds the penis aloft to maintain a “solid” erection, even after orgasm. It is safe to use with condoms and other varieties of contraceptive, and can be fitted by either partner in just a few seconds.
Officers closed off a busy high street on Sunday afternoon after a suspicious brown bag was discovered at a bus stop close to The Shard and London Bridge train station. After an investigation, police decided to execute a controlled explosion on the package, which splattered pesto and bread across shop windows.
The feral hogs are causing chaos by brazenly venturing out of the forest and onto residential streets on bin day – after learning how to tip them over. More than 1,000 wild pigs now roam free in the Forest of Dean but they used to keep themselves hidden in the thick woodlands.
Married Ashley Yates hid his device in the lavatory to record several youngsters of both sexes as well as teachers. Yates, 45, was jailed for two years and eight months after admitting three charges of making indecent photographs of children and two charges of voyeurism.
Criminal lost his testicles after he crashed his car and a branch smashed through his windscreen and skewered his GROIN
Unlucky Nicholas St Clair, 27, was driving at almost twice the speed limit when his VW Golf GTi hit a lampost and overturned and the tree impaled him. He later told police: “I pulled it out and my testicles fell out.”
Investors are increasingly concerned that prices of Tokyo shares will become warped if the Bank of Japan (BOJ) continues to massage the economy with its share and bond purchasing policy. Analysts say it will become increasingly difficult for investors to recognise companies who are doing well from those who aren’t, not to mention a host…
The men abandoned their cars in nose-to-tail traffic on the northbound carriageway of the M5 and stepped over the barrier into the empty southbound side. They got a rugby ball and started throwing it around while they waited for the road to be re-opened through Somerset.
One-armed pensioner who shot dead dementia suffering wife is to serve six years for her manslaughter
Ronald King, 87, admitted manslaughter five days into his murder trial last month after it emerged he too was suffering from mixed vascular dementia. He was on trial for murdering his wife Rita, 81, after he shot her through the right eye with an antique Second World War revolver on December 28 last year.
The dog who thinks he’s a human: Rupert the Whippet has been enjoying the hot British summer – while sunbathing, gardening and snorkeling with fish
Rupert the four-year-old whippet loves dressing up and posing for the camera in all sorts of different scenarios. Owner Janet Burton, 58, captures the hilarious moments on her iPad all in the space of a minute as Rupert is such a pro now he just knows how to pose.