Thousands of artefacts from the wreck of a Dutch East India Company vessel to be scanned with X-rays

Thousands of artefacts recovered from the wreck of a Dutch East India Company sailing ship will be scanned using new X-ray equipment to reveal hidden details. The ‘Rooswijk’ — a so-called ‘retourschip’ built for long journeys — sank off of the coast of Kent in January 1740 after running aground on Goodwin Sands. Archaeologists visited the wreck … Read more Thousands of artefacts from the wreck of a Dutch East India Company vessel to be scanned with X-rays

Thousands of artefacts from the wreck of a Dutch East India Company vessel to be scanned with X-rays

Thousands of artefacts recovered from the wreck of a Dutch East India Company sailing ship will be scanned using new X-ray equipment to reveal hidden details. The ‘Rooswijk’ — a so-called ‘retourschip’ built for long journeys — sank off of the coast of Kent in January 1740 after running aground on Goodwin Sands. Archaeologists visited the wreck … Read more Thousands of artefacts from the wreck of a Dutch East India Company vessel to be scanned with X-rays

Girl kicks swan while it is mating in canal in vile attack in Limehouse, East London

Girl kicks swan while it is mating in vile attack caught on camera as police chief issues appeal to track her down Girl was part of a group hanging around by a canal in Limehouse, East London Footage shows her kicking the swan and following it as it hides behind a boat  An onlooker is … Read more Girl kicks swan while it is mating in canal in vile attack in Limehouse, East London

Girl kicks swan while it is mating in canal in vile attack in Limehouse, East London

Girl kicks swan while it is mating in vile attack caught on camera as police chief issues appeal to track her down Girl was part of a group hanging around by a canal in Limehouse, East London Footage shows her kicking the swan and following it as it hides behind a boat  An onlooker is … Read more Girl kicks swan while it is mating in canal in vile attack in Limehouse, East London

Fears Rolls-Royce will cut up to 4,500 jobs in the East Midlands

Fears Rolls-Royce will cut up to 4,500 jobs in the East Midlands as it grapples with the fallout of Covid crisis By Matt Oliver For The Daily Mail Published: 21:51 BST, 17 June 2020 | Updated: 21:51 BST, 17 June 2020 Rolls-Royce could cut up to 4,500 jobs in the East Midlands as it grapples … Read more Fears Rolls-Royce will cut up to 4,500 jobs in the East Midlands

Coronavirus US: East Coast kids gain an average 7lbs in lockdown

Children at home during coronavirus lockdowns on the East Coast have gained an average of 7lbs since March, a new survey shows.  New Jersey children put on the most weight, at an average of 10.2lbs, closely followed by kids in New York and Massachusetts, who gained an average of nearly 10lbs.  American schools include daily … Read more Coronavirus US: East Coast kids gain an average 7lbs in lockdown

Wild Guide reveals the stunning secret beauty spots in London and the South East

London and the South East are often associated with congestion and urban sprawl – but if you know where to look, wild adventures are available. Wild Guide London & South East (www.wildthingspublishing.com), written by Daniel Start, Lucy Grewcock and Elsa Hammond, is an intriguing and highly useful compendium of 1,000s of them. It lists secret … Read more Wild Guide reveals the stunning secret beauty spots in London and the South East

Tracey Emin’s £12m home in London’s East End goes on sale

Emin’s masterpiece! Forget that unmade bed, Tracey’s £12m home in London’s East End is a real work of art as it goes on sale Britart movement transformed an unloved post-industrial area into the hippest corner of London  Now Tracey Emin has signalled end of that era by putting her home and studios there on the market … Read more Tracey Emin’s £12m home in London’s East End goes on sale

Tracey Emin’s £12m home in London’s East End goes on sale

Emin’s masterpiece! Forget that unmade bed, Tracey’s £12m home in London’s East End is a real work of art as it goes on sale Britart movement transformed an unloved post-industrial area into the hippest corner of London  Now Tracey Emin has signalled end of that era by putting her home and studios there on the market … Read more Tracey Emin’s £12m home in London’s East End goes on sale

Boy, 13 is among FOUR people now arrested after ‘sickening’ attack on police officers in East London

A boy of 13 is one of four people to be arrested after shocking footage showed police officers being attacked in the street earlier this week. Footage described as  ‘sickening, shocking and disgraceful,’ by Home Secretary Priti Patel on Wednesday showed an officer grappling with a suspect on the streets of Hackney.  Two men, aged … Read more Boy, 13 is among FOUR people now arrested after ‘sickening’ attack on police officers in East London