Extra, Extra

By Rob Last edited 135 months ago
Extra, Extra
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  • 100 known troublemakers have already been arrested ahead of this weekend's Notting Hill Carnival. Not only that but metal detectors will be in full force at tube stations on the day. Just remember not to call it shit.
  • An influx of immigrants into Britain has pushed the UK population above 60 million for the first time ever.
  • Pluto is finally stripped of it's planetary status after fierce arguments at the International Astronomical Union yesterday.
  • Police are investigating the death of a man who fatally fell from the window of a German aristocrat's apartment in Chelsea.
  • Plans for a super casino at Wembley Stadium have been dropped after Brent council gave planners the big thumbs down.
  • After talking a serious amount during Big Brother and well to be honest probably his entire life, Russell Brand has lost his voice and had to cancel his appearance at the Reading Festival.
  • Image courtesy of _imax via the Londonist flickr group.

    Last Updated 25 August 2006

    Maria making pictures

    How awesome. Pluto is not a planet anymore.
    I guess school book publishers will have to fix some lines in their astronomy books.

    Thank you for sharing this story with me !