News archive from 20 August 2017, page 7

Caernarfon flying medic who has saved 'countless lives' rewarded for years of service

A flying medic who has saved “countless lives” across Wales has been rewarded for 14 years of service. Carl Hudson has helped thousands of patients in need as a critical care practitioner for Wales Air Ambulance’s Caernarfon helicopter. Now he has...

 
Predator star Sonny Landam dead at 76 following heart failure

Predator star Sonny Landam dead at 76 following heart failure

Predator actor Sonny Landham has passed away aged 76 following heart failure.  Landham was best known for his role as Billy Sole in 1987 action film Predator, where he starred alongside leading man Arnold Schwarzenegger. The actor, who reportedly...

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US leader Donald Trump is confused, bitter, angry and old .. and he's dragging the planet into the gutter with him

US leader Donald Trump is confused, bitter, angry and old .. and he's dragging the planet into the gutter...

I want to stop, I really do. Every week I think something like: “This Sunday I’ll write something nice and uplifting and inconsequential. “I’ll write about that funny thing that happened when we went to B&Q. “Or about the really rude service I got...

 
Isis will be defeated but war won't be over, warn experts, amid fears of increased attacks in West

Isis will be defeated but war won't be over, warn experts, amid fears of increased attacks in West

Politicians and experts have warned that Isis will wage more war on British soil after suffering humilating defeats in Iraq and Syria. They fear the terror group will lash out across the world – including the UK – when their Syrian base in Raqqa falls...

 
Hull's Dean Windass pays tribute to 'prankster' pal Stephen Pougher, 41

Hull's Dean Windass pays tribute to 'prankster' pal Stephen Pougher, 41

Hull City legend Dean Windass has paid tribute to a lifelong friend and father-of-three who has died aged 41. Stephen Pougher, described by the retired striker as a "gentle giant", died peacefully from an illness on August 12, with friends...

 

Anthony Martial inspired by Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho

Martial makes Rashford pay again The parallels with the West Ham victory seemed never-ending at Swansea. A 4-0 victory, goals from Romelu Lukaku and Paul Pogba, two Henrikh Mkhitaryan assists and a late onslaught sparked by Anthony Martial, who...

 

Man City fans debut new Bernardo Silva chant ahead of first home game of the season

Manchester City new boy Bernardo Silva has yet to play at the Etihad but the City fans have already got a chant for the former Monaco man. The midfielder came on in the 83rd minute of the win against Brighton on the opening weekend of the season and...

 
Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona: Liverpool told to accept bid by TONIGHT

Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona: Liverpool told to accept bid by TONIGHT

Barcelona submitted a third bid for Coutinho on Friday, this time worth £118million. The Brazilian, who sat out the 1-0 win over Crystal Palace yesterday, has been continually linked with a move to the Nou Camp and Ernesto Valverde has ramped up his...

 

Premier League transfers: Most likely players to be sold by every top flight team

Every Premier League team will be growing nervous as the end of the summer transfer window comes into view. Huge deals can be pushed through in no time as the big day approaches, and Barcelona have an enormous amount of cash burning a hole in their...

 
When is Mo Farah racing? Brit to compete in UK one last time at Birmingham Diamond League

When is Mo Farah racing? Brit to compete in UK one last time at Birmingham Diamond League

Farah said goodbye to the stadium where he won two Olympic gold medals in 2012 with a silver in the World Athletics Championships 5,000m final. The 34-year-old took a lap of honour in what he had long marked as his final major championships on the...

 

Memory of brave airmen kept alive thanks to reunion and a new book by renowned RAF author

The bravery of thousands of airmen will form the centrepiece of the 550 Squadron Annual Reunion that takes place in North Killingholme. It will be held on Saturday, September 9 as the reunion celebrates the achievements of the squadron while...

 
Harry Potter: Why were Ron and Neville so rubbish at magic? THIS explains everything

Harry Potter: Why were Ron and Neville so rubbish at magic? THIS explains everything

Poor old Ron and Neville were often the butt of everyone's jokes. However hard they tried, their spells never seemed to go right. Especially with golden boy Harry Potter flashing the latest tech and show-off Hermione always one step ahead of everyone...

 
Dad Andy hailed after saving distraught teenager from bridge fall

Dad Andy hailed after saving distraught teenager from bridge fall

When Andy Foy set off for an early morning dentist appointment, he never dreamed it would be a life-changing trip. The dad of two was on the way for a check-up in April when he spotted a schoolgirl tottering precariously on top of the Old Bridge in...

 
Glasgow Airport parking charge chaos as bosses waive fee but drivers think 'wardens are ripping them off'

Glasgow Airport parking charge chaos as bosses waive fee but drivers think 'wardens are ripping them off'

Plans to hit drivers with controversial parking charges at Glasgow Airport are in chaos after it emerged bosses are waiving hefty penalty fees. The system – which sees customers charged £2 for a 10-minute stay – caused uproar when it was introduced in...

 
Butchered gangland kingpin Bonzo desperate for £500k face swap after brutal machete attack

Butchered gangland kingpin Bonzo desperate for £500k face swap after brutal machete attack

Butchered crime boss Steven “Bonzo” Daniel has told associates he is planning to have a face transplant. The gangster has spoken to specialists about travelling to the United States for the complicated procedure. But he is concerned immigration red...

 


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