Lizzie Velasquez was once cruelly called the 'World's Ugliest Woman' but now she's starting an inspirational tour to spread a positive message against bullying. Lizzie is just four stone and has almost zero per cent body fat but her appearance is due to a genetic condition called Neonatal Progeroid Syndrome which causes premature ageing and decreased fat under the skin. In her talks, Lizzie tells the story of how she discovered a video of herself on You Tube at the age of 15 which had been cruelly labelled 'The Most Ugly Woman in the World'. Amazingly instead of causing her to hide away, it became the defining moment which helped Lizzie become a speaker to help other bullying victims. Now, she is setting off on a tour to give talks to teenagers and adults across America and reveals her next ambition is to set up an anti-bullying business. "I want to create an anti-bullying company something to help kids and adults and teenagers," she said.
User voice is a charity that is led and delivered by ex-offenders. Their mission is engage those have experience of the the criminal justice system in bringing about its reform and to reduce offending. They provide a platform for unheard voices to make a difference to to urge policy-makers and people with power who make decisions to listen.
Giraffes Tonda, Kismet, Karamoja and Kito have arrived at Chessington after travelling the length and breadth of the country from zoos in Paignton, Marwell, Port Lympne and Woburn. The four bull giraffes will form a new, all male herd and play their role in bringing to life the magic of the African savannah.
The herd of giraffes have taken the trip to Chessington World of Adventure Resort for the new multi-million pound safari attraction, ZUFARI: Ride into Africa
A YouTube user in Australia sprayed a hughe spider with bug spray in his house, only to see this huge parasitic worm crawl out. Have you ever seen anything like this before?
Courtesy of YouTube user Baskwith ( http://www.youtube.com/baskwith ) Watch the orginal video here - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4E5vUUtSWT4
Watch the trailer for Black Swan, the new film starring Natalie Portman. A New York City ballet company is producing Swan Lake, and director Thomas Leroy (Cassel) decides to replace prima ballerina Beth MacIntyre (Ryder) with ballerina Nina (Portman). Nina lives with Erica (Hershey), her overbearing mother and a former ballerina. Nina finds competition in new dancer Lily (Kunis). Swan Lake requires a ballerina who can play the innocent White Swan, which fits Nina, and the sensual Black Swan, which fits Lily. The dancers' rivalry changes into a bizarre friendship, and Nina begins exploring a dark side of herself.
Exclusive trailer - Transformers: Dark Of The Moon
Watch the incredible new trailer for Transformers: Dark Of The Moon, the third instalment in the Michael Bay directed franchise.
The Autobots, led by Optimus Prime, are back in action taking on the evil Decepticons who are determined to avenge their defeat in 2009's Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. The movie stars Shia LaBeouf, Josh Duhamel, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, and John Malkovich.