The family of the soldier hacked to death in Woolwich paid tribute tonight to "a loving son, husband, father, brother and uncle", adding that he always wanted to be in the Army and "live life and enjoy himself".
Brian Altena was golfing at the Oyster Bay Golf Links course which lies on the border of North and South Carolina in the US when he spotted a large alligator meandering towards him with something in its mouth. The alligator seemed entirely disinterested in the golfers, instead heading to a nearby lake with its catch. According to Altena, the object was part of a species of large carp that reside in the surrounding lakes. Credit: YouTube/Brian Altena.
MMA fan proposes during sparring match in the ring
Justin Saikaley is a big fan of MMA and the UFC and practices his moves whenever he gets the chance. Falling in love with a girl who felt the same way about the sport was good luck, but once it happened Saikaley jumped at the chance to propose. And there was only one place it was going to happen; in the middle of a ring during a sparring session between the two. Credit: YouTube/FunkboxProductions.
Lifelong friends Wilf (Billy Connolly) and Reggie (Tom Courtenay), together with former colleague Cissy (Pauline Collins), are residents of Beecham House, a home for retired opera singers. Every year on Giuseppe Verdi’s birthday, the residents unite to give a concert to raise funds for their home. But when Jean Horton (Maggie Smith), a former grande dame of the opera fallen on hard times, also Reg
gie’s ex-wife and the fourth and most celebrated member of their former quartet, moves into the home to everyone’s surprise, the plans for this year’s concert start to unravel. Quartet will be showing in UK cinemas from 1 January 2013.