Actresses Anne Hathaway and Jessica Chastain celebrate their much-deserved Golden Globe awards at the Beverley Hilton Hotel in California. Looking absolutely lovely, we’d like to add!
After quite a mild soggy winter, the UK is now covered in a thick blanket of snow. Furthermore, this wintry weather is set to last until mid-February. Wrap up folks!
Pretty in pink
Milan Fashion Week is well underway, and it seems that designer Enrico Coveri is embracing his pink side with this outfit!
Has Britain got talent?
Is there any talent left in Britain? The BGT judges arrive for the first day of auditions in Cardiff, Wales – probably armed with emotional back-stories galore. They’re not going to let this tired format go, are they? Is it time to move on to something more interesting instead?
How to recycle old curtains 101
We love Red Carpet action, for the best… and worst dresses. And Lucy Lui’s material monstrosity surely must scoop an award for Most Awful Dress Ever. She looks like one of those dolls that cover toilet rolls!
Two people were killed in London when a helicopter crashed into a crane on top of George’s Wharf Tower in Vauxhall, before plunging into a busy road. PM David Cameron is now reviewing the air traffic regulations for flying over London.
Obama says no to gun violence
US President Barack Obama announces new gun law proposals in the wake of the Sandy Hook tragedy, where 20 schoolchildren were shot and killed. New regulations include compulsory background checks and outright bans on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines. It’s about time too.
National No Pants Day
Thousands of New Yorkers brave the freezing cold in nothing but their grunts to take part in the No Pants Subway Ride. Participants board the subway, take off their trousers and, that’s it really. It’s intended as a ‘celebration of silliness’ to raise a few laughs, and we think they’ve definitely achieved that!
A brief encounter
And talking of underpants, here is a nice image of a male model rocking his Y-fronts on the catwalk during the Marc Stone Autumn/Winter 2013/14 fashion show in Berlin.
The beached body of a 15 meter sperm whale was washed ashore on Paraparamu beach in New Zealand. Well, you certainly don’t see that everyday.
Cor, blimey! What a bird!
A rare female bearded tit (that is not a euphemism, folks) was spotted in Hyde Park, London. These birds have never been spotted in inner London, and their arrival has attracted flocks of twitchers hoping for a rare glimpse of the birds!
Boris the polar bear
You also don’t expect to see polar bears in Central London either! This new statue ‘Boris the Polar Bear’ in Sloane Square is part of a campaign to save the species which is under threat thanks to climate change.