It was about time I used my pilots license to actually travel somewhere! I’ve spent so much time flying locally, practicing procedures and techniques, that I was beginning to forget what the purpose of this all was. I chose to fly to Old Buckenham Aerodrome in Norfolk, since it was only about 1 hour away.
Police are investigating after a football fan with Down’s Syndrome was abused and assaulted by a Brighton and Hove Albion supporter, because he was wearing a Crystal Palace shirt.
A re-enactment of the moment news of the Duke of Wellington’s victory in the Battle of Waterloo reached Britain has been held in Broadstairs. Two hundred years ago, one of the Duke’s aides rowed into Viking Bay, fresh from the battlefield, carrying the Waterloo dispatch, detailing the allies’ victory. Jon Hunt reports.