Despite the grim appearance and we-are-not-amused demeanour of her later years, I’ve always suspected that Queen Victoria might once have been pretty(...)

Dippy will move to a pool where he can waddle rather than jump into the water. Photograph: PA

An arthritic penguin is being moved to a special pool with an access ramp so that he can carry on swimming. Dippy the Humboldt penguin is due to mo(...)

Released on DVD and Blu-Ray, “What’s Going on - Taste Live at The Isle of Wight” will be screened at The Cork Film Festival on Wednesday.

Irish blues and rock guitarist Rory Gallagher almost played the legendary Woodstock Festival alongside the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, The Ba(...)

An e-fit, released by Hampshire police, of the Morgan Savage.

A kayaker from Dublin whose body was washed ashore on the Isle of Wight suffered neck injuries, possibly caused by a knife, an inquest has heard. Bri(...)

The body of Morgan Savage was found at Yaverland Beach, Sandown, on the Isle of Wight in September

British police have named the man whose body was found in a kayak on the Isle of Wight last month. Morgan Savage (40), from Dublin, was found in a k(...)

An e-fit, released by Hampshire police, of the dead kayaker. It is thought that he may have been Irish.

British police have renewed their appeal for help in identifying a dead kayaker thought to have had an Irish accent. The man’s body was found on Yaver(...)

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T he ingredient listed on product labels as “fragrance” or “parfum” has long been a bugbear for allergy sufferers and health-conscious consumers. The (...)

The body was found at Yaverland Beach, Sandown on the Isle of Wight. Photograph: Nasa/Wikimedia Commons

British police are appealing for help identifying a dead kayaker thought to have had an Irish accent. According to Hampshire police, the body was foun(...)

The discovery of a man’s body in a kayak on a beach on the Isle of Wight is being investigated by police in Hampshire.

Police in Britain are trying to establish the identity of a man, described as speaking with “an Irish accent”, whose body was discovered in a kayak on(...)

He is 94 years old on June 10th. He is married to one of the most famous women on the planet (no, not Kim Kardashian) and he costs the British taxp(...)