Articles Tagged with england

Stephen Sutton Continues To Inspire, Even After Death

Mourners show a "thumbs up" in honor of Stephen Sutton.

Thousands of mourners participated in a two day vigil for Stephen Sutton in Staffordshire, England this week. The 19-year-old died on May 14, having been diagnosed with terminal cancer at age 15. Sutton spent the past several years relentlessly campaigning for The Teenage Cancer Trust. He raised over £4 million for the UK charity that… Read more »

Mother Angry Son Can’t Wear Dress To Church Playgroup

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Romeo Clarke is no longer allowed to wear dresses to his church playgroup. The 5-year-old boy’s parents are very upset that the boy cannot don his favorite pink dress and go to the after school activity. According to the child’s mother, Romeo has about 100 favorite dresses and often wears them around the house in… Read more »

Ed Sheeran May Surprise You

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Ed Sheeran is a twenty-three year old guy with a young spirit, yet an old soul. We like that about Ed. You may have certain notions about what Sheeran is all about with his pop music, touring with Taylor Swift, dating Ellie Goulding and partying with the likes of Gavin DeGraw. But this Brit is… Read more »

How Royal Baby Made History Even Before He Was Born

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The royal baby’s birth was a historic event, just because it happened, it gave a new heir to the British throne, but even before Prince George was born he was changing the way royals did things. This lists some of the firsts that came with Prince George Alexander Louis. Heir No Matter What The Gender… Read more »

Boulby Mine Bacteria Means Aliens Or Something [Video]

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Boulby Mine’s bacteria population might hold clues that can help us understand alien life, according to researchers. The mine runs through North Yorkshire on the north-end of England and is normally mined for salt and potash. It’s one of the deepest mines in Europe, and UK Centre for Astrobiology at the University of Edinburgh Professor… Read more »

Royal Baby: The World Waits To Meet The New Heir

royal baby: expecting a glimpse at the new heir

The royal baby, a boy, was born on Monday, July 22 at St. Mary’s Hospital in London. Now, the world is waiting to meet the new heir to the British throne. Kate and baby are reportedly doing well, but Kate was kept overnight, as is traditional, for observation to ensure she is ready to go… Read more »

Rent-A-Mourner Helps You Pad Your Funeral With Weepy, Paid Guests

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Essex, England – Want to pad your funeral with weepy guests? A new service, aptly titled “Rent-a-Mourner,” will help you out, guaranteeing no shortage of saddened actors at your wake. The Essex-based service provides fake mourners for £45 an hour, rented to cry throughout a funeral service in order to give the impression that the… Read more »

King Richard III’s Face: Reconstruction Gives Us First Look In 500 Years

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King Richard III’s face has been reconstructed by scientists and revealed to the world for the first time in 500 years. Some brief history: A skull was unearthed last year from under a parking lot in Leicester, England. After running the remains through a battery of scientific tests, the University of Leicester determined Monday that… Read more »