Steve Prescott Bridge to light up green in memory plane crash victims

The Steve Prescott Bridge will light up green this evening in memory of the 71 victims killed in the Columbia plane crash yesterday. The plane was flying Brazilian first division football team Chapecoense to Columbia for a regional tournament final when it crashed near Medellin, killing 71 people. As a mark of respect, the bridge … Read more

Local Fundraisers to jump out of a plane for charity

A group of local fundraisers are planning on undertaking a skydive to raise funds for a well deserving charity. The charity is www.togetherforshortlives.org.uk, who are the leading UK charity for all children with life-threatening and life-limiting conditions and all those who support, love and care for them. They support families, professionals and services, including children’s … Read more

Plane forced to make emergency landing after dog relieves itself in aisle

A US Airways plane was forced into making an emergency landing after a guide dog had repeatedly relieved itself in the aisle. Andrew Christie, an airline spokesman, said that the flight from LA to Philadelphia had to make an unscheduled stop in Kansas City. The aisle was eventually cleaned up thanks to a cleaning crew … Read more