"Investigators are appealing for information from anybody who was in the area, including dog walkers, anglers and golfers, who witnessed the incident or saw two young people in the vicinity of the lake between 12pm and 7pm. … [Read more...] about Angler in 60s dies after ‘row with poachers’ at Lullingstone Castle as ‘yobs threw rocks at boat’ as police hunt teens
Quotes about dads and daughters
Briefly he talked of losing his mum, Princess Diana, but without special pleading or self-pity. It was refreshingly free of psychobabble. The simple message it left was that, when you fall into that abyss, you need your friends, your family and others who remind you why you are loved. … [Read more...] about PLATELL’S PEOPLE: How could Dominic Cummings undermine his own boss so selfishly?
Then my nutty buddies will all move in. Then Angie Dickinson. Then Dawn Wells. Maybe even Bill Murray and Mel Brooks. We’ll be a refuge for any American treasure in search of a belly laugh and a fishbowl margarita. … [Read more...] about Chris Erskine: This is goodbye, but before I go, some thanks are in order
‘I’m not exaggerating. He looked as if he’d come out of Belsen. He was just skin and bones — more bones than skin. I sang him a song to try to cheer him up. I’d bought him a drink of tea with honey so sang, “Sugar for my sugar, honey for my honey” to try to make him, you know, happy.’ … [Read more...] about Emily Lloyd enchanted us in Wish You Were Here – then suffered years of mental turmoil. Now she makes a shattering confession: ‘People thought fame was to blame. In truth I was hiding the cruel abuse I suffered…. by my stepfather’
‘I studied all hours. At 18, I got into nursing school in Keele. Meeting doctors there spurred me on further. So I carried on studying English literature as well as working. It was like my opinion of myself changed and I believed I was capable.’ … [Read more...] about Evil stepmum tore up photos of dead mother in front of children’s faces