Category: England

mysterious-benefactor-returns-long-lost-key-to-900-year-old-tower
11

Dec
2020

Mysterious Benefactor Returns Long-Lost Key To 900-Year-Old TowerMysterious Benefactor Returns Long-Lost Key To 900-Year-Old Tower

An 11th century English tower’s long-lost key was anonymously returned to the charity English Heritage this month, 50 years after its disappearance, according to multiple reports.  The mysterious sender also sent a note apologizing for “borrowing” the key and failing to return it in time, the Guardian reported. (RELATED: Buckingham Palace Staffer Admits To Stealing Items, […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
grieving-sons-in-england-reportedly-forced-to-social-distance-from-their-mother-during-father’s-funeral
06

Oct
2020

Grieving Sons In England Reportedly Forced To Social Distance From Their Mother During Father’s FuneralGrieving Sons In England Reportedly Forced To Social Distance From Their Mother During Father’s Funeral

Two grieving sons in England tried to move their chairs next to their grieving mother during the Friday funeral for their father, Alan Wright, but they were reportedly told by a staff member to move back due to coronavirus guidelines. “I can sit in a restaurant, I can sit in a pub, I can live […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
lithuanian-man-ricardas-puisys-suspected-to-have-been-murdered-5-years-ago-found-living-in-english-forest
05

Aug
2020

Lithuanian Man Ricardas Puisys Suspected To Have Been Murdered 5 Years Ago Found Living In English ForestLithuanian Man Ricardas Puisys Suspected To Have Been Murdered 5 Years Ago Found Living In English Forest

August 04, 2020 6:56 PM ET A Lithuanian man who was the subject of a murder inquiry nearly five years ago was found living in a woodland area near the town of Wisbech in eastern England, according to a police statement Monday. Ricardas Puisys was reported missing after last being seen September 26, 2015. The […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
british-bar-reportedly-uses-electric-fence-to-enforce-social-distancing
14

Jul
2020

British Bar Reportedly Uses Electric Fence To Enforce Social DistancingBritish Bar Reportedly Uses Electric Fence To Enforce Social Distancing

The Star Inn in St. James, United Kingdom, has reportedly installed an electric fence to enforce social distancing between bartenders and patrons. The Cornish pub using electric fencing to keep people away from the bar and follow #SocialDistancing rules – but is it switched on?@tamsinmelville asked but Jonny McFadden at the Star Inn in St […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
topless-woman-allegedly-saves-family-from-drowning
26

Jun
2020

Topless Woman Allegedly Saves Family From DrowningTopless Woman Allegedly Saves Family From Drowning

A woman for the United Kingdom allegedly saved three people from drowning while topless Tuesday at a nudist beach. Topless woman saves family from drowning in U.K. https://t.co/wKoZPqlmd8 pic.twitter.com/gd4YFy5hr0 — Toronto Sun (@TheTorontoSun) June 25, 2020 “I was topless in the sea when I saw two young women struggling to swim near rocks,” Jessica Layton […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
thousands-sign-petition-to-have-cambridge-university-professor-fired-for-saying-‘white-lives-don’t-matter’
25

Jun
2020

Thousands Sign Petition To Have Cambridge University Professor Fired For Saying ‘White Lives Don’t Matter’Thousands Sign Petition To Have Cambridge University Professor Fired For Saying ‘White Lives Don’t Matter’

More than 17,500 people have signed a petition calling for Cambridge University to fire one of their lecturers for tweeting “White Lives Don’t Matter.” Dr. Priyamvada Gopal, now a full-time professor of colonial and postcolonial literature and theory at Cambridge University, tweeted Monday: “I’ll say it again. White Lives Don’t Matter. As white lives.” Gopal has […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
police-investigate-‘white-lives-matter’-banner-flown-over-british-soccer-game
23

Jun
2020

Police Investigate ‘White Lives Matter’ Banner Flown Over British Soccer GamePolice Investigate ‘White Lives Matter’ Banner Flown Over British Soccer Game

June 23, 2020 11:16 AM ET U.K. police have begun investigating a banner with the phrase “White Lives Matter Burnley” that was flown over a soccer match Monday. A small plane flew the banner just as both the Manchester City and Burnley soccer teams dropped to a knee before the game Monday in solidarity with […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
‘avoiding-a-catastrophe’:-black-lives-matter-protester-helped-carry-injured-white-man-to-safety
16

Jun
2020

‘Avoiding A Catastrophe’: Black Lives Matter Protester Helped Carry Injured White Man To Safety‘Avoiding A Catastrophe’: Black Lives Matter Protester Helped Carry Injured White Man To Safety

Patrick Hutchinson says he carried an injured white man to safety Saturday during a protest in London so that the movement could “avoid catastrophe.” Patrick Hutchinson, the black man seen carrying an injured white man to safety during a chaotic scene at protests in London on Saturday told CNN he did it to avoid catastrophe. […]

READ MOREREAD MORE