In the last day of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations, the Queen made a Buckingham Palace appearance with close members of her family in front of what organisers estimated was a crowd of more than a million.
She was surrounded by the Prince of Wales, Duchess of Cornwall, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry as they watched a fly-past of Second World War aircraft and the Red Arrows.
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More than one million people have watched the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee pageants in London today. A thousands boats weaved their way along the river Thames, while street parties spread across the city under the pouring rain. The Queen’s barge travelled … Continue reading
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Homelessness in the UK is still on the rise. The latest government statistics say the number of homeless people has risen by 23%, over the last year. Visit http://www.londonstreets.eu
Britain is officially a grey nation, with more pensioners than people under 16. The UK’s older population continues to grow: as of April 2012, 1.4 million people in this country are now aged over 85 and this number is predicted … Continue reading
If you want a sport that combines brain and brawn, what can be better than chess boxing?
Chess boxing has become the world’s fastest growing hybrid discipline, with hundreds of athletes constantly training with great commitment. The founder of the UK … Continue reading
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In order to tell all the sides of a story, sometimes journalists might need to interview groups labelled as “extremists”, whose messages might incite hatred, violence, anti social behaviours or even compromise the national security. Where is the line between … Continue reading
London, 21st Century. £80 million are being used for the opening ceremonies of the Olympic Games. Half of them, are taxpayers’ money. The overall budget that came into the city is around 9.2 billion pounds, for tree weeks of Olympic … Continue reading