Alan Lancaster: Status Quo bassist dies aged 72

English bassist Alan Lancaster has died aged 72. Lancaster was best known as a founding member of the rock band Status Quo, playing with the band from 1967 to 1985, with brief reunions in 2013 and 2014. He had several international hits with the group during the 60s and 70s including Rockin’ All Over The […]


Leicester City defeat Chelsea 1-0 to win first FA Cup after VAR drama

Leicester City won the FA Cup for the first time thanks to a sensational strike from Youri Tielemans. It looked like Chelsea had leveled the scores with minutes left to play when Ben Chilwell’s cross bounced off defender Wes Morgan and into the Leicester City net. But Chilwell, a former Leicester player, was judged to […]


330-ton fatberg clogs Birmingham sewer and it won’t move for weeks

A massive fatberg (the word is a portmanteau of fat and iceberg), weighing more than 300 tons, is clogging a sewer in an English city and authorities say it is unlikely to move for weeks. The mammoth mass of waste stretches to more than half a mile in length and weighs 330 tons, Seven Trent […]