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PRINCE WILLIAM ON MENTAL HEALTH (UK) - BBC NEWS - 24TH MAY
Headline of an interview, the British prince talked about the emotions he felt on becoming a father and remembering his mother.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) HEADLINE UPDATES (SEE DESCRIPTION) (UK) - BBC & SKY NEWS
Headlines and news in brief: . Guernsey to be first place in UK to end lock down,. Footballers tests - the figures of who has and who hasn't,. Jaguar Land Rover in trouble asks for Government help,. D
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) EPICENTER & BOLSONARO UNDER FIRE TWICE (BRAZIL) - SKY NEWS
Mass graves as Brazil is fast becoming the new epicenter of this virus and Bolsonaro under fire twice, first plummeting in the polls for his handling of this crisis and for his meeting saying he wi.
ISRAELI PM NETANYAHU GOES ON TRIAL FOR CORRUPTION - SKY NEWS -
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu goes on trial for corruption on Sunday, the first time a serving leader will have done so in the country's history.
SAN FRANCISCO WAREHOUSE FIRE AT FISHERMAN'S WHARF (USA) - BBC NEWS -
A warehouse on Fisherman's Wharf has burned down next to a historical WWII liberty ship which was saved, but there are fears homeless people may have been inside sheltering at the time. . There is n.
BERLIN WW2 BOMBING SURVIVOR SATURN THE ALLIGATOR DIES IN MOSCOW ZOO (RUSSIA)
Berlin World War Two bombing survivor Saturn the alligator, dies in Moscow Zoo. Saturn may have been the oldest alligator dying at the age of 84. . . There is an 'Obituaries' playlist on this channel.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) HEADLINE UPDATES (SEE DESCRIPTION) (GLOBAL) - BBC NEWS - 24TH
Headlines and news in brief: . UK - PM's aide breaches lock down twice,. Spain to open up,. Guernsey to be first in UK to open up,. Global death and infected figures,. USA - 100k deaths close to being
SHAPE OF YOUR HEAD STUDY FROM SELFIES (GLOBAL) - BBC NEWS -
A computer can size you up from your selfies. But how accurate can it really be?
BASIL (ALPACA) GETS A HAIRCUT & LOOKS LIKE CHARLIE STAYT? (FUN STORY)
Here's a fun story of the day. Basil the alpaca got a much needed haircut, but does he look familiar?
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) NEWSPAPER HEADLINES (UK) - BBC NEWS - 23RD MAY 2020
Coronavirus (Covid-19) Newspaper headlines from the UK this morning. . 1) John Hopkins world map (real time stats and clickable map features): . . . 2) There is now .
BABY DWARF MONGOOSES HAVE BEEN BORN AT CHESTER ZOO (OUTSIDE DEBUT) (UK)
Here's a good story to cheer you up. The pitter-patter of tiny feet were heard and making their debut outside, have been these triplet baby dwarf mongoose, at Chester Zoo.
COVID-19 - NO BENEFIT FOR CHLOROQUINE AND HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE - (GLOBAL) - BBC
No evidence of benefit for chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients. In fact, it may increase the chance of death says new study. . 1) John Hopkins world map (real time stats and clic.
BLACKBURN SHOOTING: FIVE CHARGED WITH AYA HACHEM MURDER (2) - BBC NEWS
Blackburn shooting: Five charged with Aya Hachem murder. The 19-year-old was shot whilst going to the supermarket. Earlier report (1) here:
MORY KANTÉ PASSES AWAY (1950 - 2020) (GUINEA) - BBC NEWS -
Mory Kanté is credited with bringing African music to the rest of the world with his style of music and has died at the age of 70. He turned 70 two months ago and was chronically ill, in the last f.
BRAZIL COURT RELEASES FOUL-MOUTHED BOLSONARO VIDEO - BBC NEWS - 23RD MAY
Brazil court releases foul-mouthed Bolsonaro video. Could this be the beginning of the end of this right-wing president?
KARACHI PLANE CRASH (PAKISTAN) - BBC NEWS - 22ND MAY 2020
Tragedy strikes as a plane crashes in Karachi. Dozens die as jet hits homes.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) DABIRUL CHOUDHURY VOWS TO WALK ON (2) (UK/(GLOBAL)) - BBC
Dabirul Choudhury (100) has raised nearly £200,000 and vows to keep walking for victims all around the world from this virus. Inspired by Captain Tom Moore, he is doing all this and he is fasting t.
TOMATO FRESHNESS STUDY (GLOBAL) - BBC NEWS - 22ND MAY 2020
Scientists have looked at if putting tomatoes in the fridge will keep them fresher.
GOATS ARE CLEVER STUDY (GLOBAL) - BBC NEWS - 22ND MAY 2020
Scientists have studied and determined how clever goats are and the methods they used.
WHAT NAMES BRITISH PEOPLE CALL THEIR CARS (FUN STORY) (UK) - BBC
Here's a fun story of the day. How many people name their cars in the UK and what are the names.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) PRINCE WILLIAM & KATE BINGO CARE HOME (FUN STORY) (UK)
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (Prince William & Kate Middleton) did an online bingo game with a care home. . 1) John Hopkins world map (real time stats and clickable map features): . https://coro.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) HEADLINE UPDATES (SEE DESCRIPTION) (UK) - BBC NEWS - 22ND
Headlines and news in brief: . School survey,. £1,000 fine for UK visitors who break quarantine (more at the end),. Online book of remembrance set up,. Retail sales collapse,. Football news,. More on
WEATHER EVENTS 2020 - CYCLONE AMPHAN AFTERMATH (INDIA/BANGLADESH) - BBC - 22ND
First reports (and images) coming out of the extensive destruction after this cyclone hit this part of the world. . . Part of the "Weather Events (usually extreme) 2018+" series (on this channel), Se.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) MIDDLE CLASS NOW IN NEED TO FOOD BANKS (USA) -
An increase in food banks is being seen as weeks of no work are now seeing the middle class in need of food help, along with the working class, as employment has slowed in the pandemic. And the ang.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) ELVIS PRESLEY'S 'GRACELAND' REOPENS (USA) - BBC NEWS - 22ND
Elvis Presley's 'Graceland' reopens for business in Memphis, Tennessee. . . 1) John Hopkins world map (real time stats and clickable map features): . . . 2) There is .
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) HEADLINE UPDATES (SEE DESCRIPTION) (GLOBAL) - BBC NEWS - 22ND
Headlines and news in brief: . USA - economic crisis full report see here: . Getting into Greece,. Chechen leader Kadyrov in hospital,. EasyJet - to resume slowly (UK & Fran.
CHINA TIGHTENS IS GRIP ON HONG KONG WITH 'SECURITY' LAW - BBC
Headlines: Though they have the power and rule of law to pass a security bill, many are seeing this as a way to bring Hong Kong into line with the rest of China and erode their democracy.
WEATHER EVENTS 2020 - CYCLONE AMPHAN AFTERMATH NOT YET KNOWN (INDIA/BANGLADESH) -
The full extent of the damage caused is not yet known in the aftermath of this cyclone. . Part of the "Weather Events (usually extreme) 2018+" series (on this channel), See play list "Weather Events.
MAY WEATHER PICTURE FROM THE SHARD BUILDING IN LONDON (UK) - ITV
Another weather picture sent in by a viewer, this Spring.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) 'CLAP FOR OUR CARERS' (WEEK 9) (UK) - ITV NEWS
'Clap for Our Carers' (week 9) from across the UK this day. . 1) John Hopkins world map (real time stats and clickable map features): . . . 2) There is now a Coronav.
'CLAP FOR OUR CARERS' (MY RECORDING) (WEEK 9) - 8PM IN LONDON
My recording from London. Week 9 of clapping for our carers from across the UK this evening, who keep the NHS and country going and keep us fed. First 30 seconds or so are world and UK stats from t.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) 1 BILLION DOSES, ASSAULTS & OLYMPICS (GLOBAL) - BBC NEWS
News in brief:. USA - 1 billion vaccine doses can now be made by just one place,. England & Wales - 300 assaults on emergency workers reported,. Olympic Games 2020 (that have been postponed to 2021) c
AYA HACHEM GUNNED DOWN WHILST SHOPPING (UK) - BBC NEWS - 21ST
Aya Hachem (a law student) was shopping in Blackburn (England) and was gunned down (several days ago), an innocent victim and was not the intended target, though this is cold comfort to her family .
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) HEADLINE UPDATES (SEE DESCRIPTION) (UK) - BBC NEWS - 21ST
Headlines and news in brief: . Track & trace app,. Scotland easing (more at end),. Schools,. Screening at Heathrow,. Death figures,. Government help for support workers,. News paper headlines,. McDona
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) 'BEER CART' - BAR BOT CONTACT LESS BEER (SPAIN) -
Seeing is believing in this one perhaps. A bar bot (named 'Beer Cart') is serving contact less beer in Seville in Spain. . . 1) John Hopkins world map (real time stats and clickable map features): . h
PICASSO PAINTING WON (BY RAFFLE) BY AN ITALIAN WOMAN (GLOBAL) - BBC
Seeing is believing if you haven't heard of this story already. Edits into the worldwide lottery, postponed twice (and the reasons why this happened) and who won it, along with why it went as a lot.
NEWS IN BRIEF - CARLOS GHOSH, HOMELESS (USA) ROLLS ROYCE JOB CUTS
Carlos Ghosh - two men sought, . Homeless camp opened in San Francisco (USA),. Rolls Royce job cuts of 9,000 (due to Covid-19 pandemic).
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) HEALTH WORKERS PROTEST IN PERU - BBC NEWS - 21ST
The current state of Peru at this time as health workers protest. . . 1) John Hopkins world map (real time stats and clickable map features): . . . 2) There is now a .
WEATHER EVENTS 2020 - 2 DAMS & A RIVER BREAK - FLOODING
How two dams collapsed and a river overflowed to cause flooding in the state of Michigan at this time, after heavy rains. . Part of the "Weather Events (usually extreme) 2018+" series (on this chann.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) HEADLINE UPDATES (SEE DESCRIPTION) (GLOBAL) - BBC & SKY NEWS
Headlines and news in brief: . Largest cases reported in a day (106,000) two thirds in just four countries,. Cyclone Amphan kills at least 15 (at this time),. UK - tracing system delay,. WHO - crisis
MAY WEATHER PICTURES WITH SALLY (SIGNETS & WORLD BEE DAY) (UK) -
Another weather pictures sent in by viewers, this Spring from signets (swans) to World Bee Day imaged from London.
80+ FIREFIGHTERS TACKLE BLOCK OF FLATS BLAZE (UK) - ITV LONDON NEWS
This blaze in Deptford in London, had more than eighty firefighters being called up top tackle it.
NEW PLANET BEING BORN DISCOVERED? (SPACE) - BBC NEWS - 20TH MAY
Scientists believe they have discovered the first planet to be seen being born in space and its not too far away in cosmic terms.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) 106,000 CASES IN DAY REPORTED (GLOBAL) - BBC NEWS -
At a 106,000 cases in day reported, of which two thirds came from just four countries, this is th biggest jump so far in a day worldwide. . . 1) John Hopkins world map (real time stats and clickable .
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) 29°C (84.2°F) & SOCIAL DISTANCING IN THE SUN (UK) -
With temperatures reaching as high as 29°C (84.2°F) in parts of the UK, the highest so far this year, how are people enjoying the sun whilst social distancing? As the UK has only just eased some re.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) RESPONSE TO PANDEMIC ACROSS AFRICA - BBC NEWS - 20TH
How are countries across Africa coping in this war against this virus and what the warnings are being said for a continent where the spread is slow, but could change at any time. . . 1) John Hopkins .
WEATHER EVENTS 2020 - CYCLONE AMPHAN MAKES LANDFALL (INDIA & BANGLADESH) -
(Updated) Cyclone Amphan is a severe tropical storm, moving slowly and not coming from this area for more than 20 years, making landfall in India and heading towards Bangladesh and a Rohingya refug.
SANDWICH RESTAURANT TOP TIPS FOR SANDWICHES (UK) - BBC NEWS - 20TH
What to put into a sandwich, here a restaurant that serves only sandwiches gives his tips.
500 LAWNMOWER COLLECTION IN HIS BACK GARDEN (UK) - BBC NEWS -
Seeing and hearing is believing in this one. As one 82-year-old man has collected 500 lawn mowers in his garden!
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) HEADLINE UPDATES (SEE DESCRIPTION) (GLOBAL) - BBC NEWS - 20TH
Headlines and news in brief: . Captain Tom Moore knighted,. Organ donors - automatically go on list (unless you opt out),. Hospitality proposals,. Football woes,. Newspapers,. . (At breakfast time GMT
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) RECALL OF THE WILD (DOLPHINS & WILDLIFE) (USA & UK)
A super pod of dolphins off the California coast (around 1,000 strong) have been treating tourists (video) and reports in the UK of many wildlife moving back into quieter places people usually are .
CHINESE MAN ABDUCTED AS TODDLER 32 YEARS AGO REUNITED WITH PARENTS (CHINA)
Mao Yin was taken in Xi’an while walking home from nursery with his father in 1988 at the age of two and the remarkable story of how his parents never gave up and how they have helped so many other.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) CARBON EMISSIONS DOWN (CLEANER AIR) (GLOBAL) - BBC NEWS -
How huge percentages of carbon emissions are down across the world and the air is clearer and less polluted. But this will probably only be short term as the economies of all nations start up again.
ASSAD RIFT, 'HOSTILE' LAW, INAUGURATION & ASBESTOS IN TALC (GLOBAL) - BBC
News in brief: . Public rift between Assad and his cousin,. Hungary passes 'hostile' transsexual law,. Taiwan inauguration,. Johnson & Johnson talc could contain asbestos.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) HEADLINE UPDATES (SEE DESCRIPTION) (GLOBAL) - BBC NEWS - 20TH
Headlines and news in brief: . Pandemic probe (WHO),. UK economic warning,. USA - Trump on taking hydroxychloroquine,. Brazil - increase,. Carbon emissions fall (globally) full report here: https://yo
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) 'CAPTAIN SIR THOMAS MOORE' (KNIGHTHOOD) (UK) - ITV NEWS -
We end this day with breaking news of Captain Tom Moore (100) who is being knighted and so his formal title will be 'Captain Sir Thomas Moore'. . For more on his achievement and life, see here: http.
MAY WEATHER PICTURES WITH SALLY (SQUIRREL & GREEN PARK) (UK) - ITV
Another couple of weather pictures sent in by viewers, this Spring in May.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) CELEBRITIES URGE PEOPLE TO REACH OUT TO OTHERS (UK) -
Celebrities urge people to reach out to others in the UK. . . 1) John Hopkins world map (real time stats and clickable map features): . . . 2) There is now a Coronav.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA PLAY AGAIN (UKRAINE) - BBC NEWS -
The Ukrainian Radio Symphony Orchestra play again, albeit with masks and just the orchestra at safe social distancing in this pandemic in their first concert, as their lock down has some easing. . 1.
WEATHER EVENTS 2020 - CYCLONE AMPHAN APPROACHING UPDATE (INDIA & BANGLADESH) -
Weather forecast of this cyclone that may slow and be particularly devastating in the areas it hits in India and Bangladesh. Forming in the Bay of Bengal, millions of people are being evacuated fro.