Waynegriffiths

23 Flips | 12 Magazines | 116 Likes | 1 Follower | @Waynegriffi2014 | Keep up with Waynegriffiths on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Waynegriffiths”

Thailand investigates complaint by sister of murdered British tourist

Thailand has conducted a preliminary investigation into allegations made by the sister of the murdered backpacker Hannah Witheridge that court officials made insensitive remarks to her family during a year-long investigation and trial.<p>Laura Witheridge said in a lengthy Facebook post on Monday that …

Thailand

Astronaut Tim Peake's first spacewalk: a 'God's eye view' and some tricky repairs

The scientific research Tim Peake will carry out in space<p>Read more<p>For Tim Peake, the view is about to get a whole lot better. After a month confined to the tubular compartments of the International Space Station, the British astronaut is to step outside for the first time on Friday for a …

Space Science

Manchester Evening News

Get the very latest news from Greater Manchester, the UK & around the globe, celebrity gossip and sport 24/7. Keep up to date with Manchester United …

Inside RAF Coningsby, England's air defence base

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1154000/1154150_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1525254970_485223081b0f6eb6c4a666cb410fd270<p><b>BBC School Reporters from Lincoln Castle Academy have been allowed access to the fighter base at the heart of England's air defence system.</b><p>RAF Coningsby …

Royal Air Force

Unbelievably beautiful GIF art by DarkAngelØne

DarkAngelØne. Adapted from the work of Gustavo Scheverin<p>DarkAngelØne creates gorgeous animations from the work of other artists.<p>DarkAngelØne. …

Art

‘The Breakfast Club’ Turns 30: Molly Ringwald and Ally Sheedy Dish on the John Hughes Classic

Nicolas Cage almost starred as Bender? Judd Nelson got fired? Stars Molly Ringwald and Ally Sheedy discuss The Breakfast Club in honor of its 30th …

Ally Sheedy

The Red Arrows: Inside the Bubble; The Secret History of Our Streets; Great War Diaries – TV review

<b>The Red Arrows: Inside the Bubble</b> (BBC2) | iPlayer<b><br>The Secret History of Our Streets</b> (BBC2) | iPlayer<b><br>Great War Diaries</b> (BBC2) | iPlayer<p>Anyone suffering from sport fatigue last Sunday (or those failing to be grabbed by the weightlifting) may well have found themselves mustering an interest in<b>The Red</b> …

Far Cry 4 PC Review | PC Invasion

<i>Far Cry</i> is an unusual series, insofar as none of the games have borne much more than a passing resemblance to each other. The first was a fairly …

Virgin Trains Troll Under-Fire Chris Smalling After Foolish Red Card in Derby

Never pass up a brilliant marketing opportunity: a business mantra Virgin Trains embraced and took a shot on under-fire Manchester United defender Chris Smalling to brilliant results.<p>Smalling, of course, was sent off during the Manchester derby for two silly yellow cards.<p>United eventually lost 1-0, …

Soccer

The Biggest Strike In Years Has Crippled Rail Service In Germany

Only about a third of traffic on major lines was running, the Deutsche Bahn said in a statement, adding that service would be assured on around 30 percent of regional and city lines.<p>Launching its biggest strike since 2008, the GDL union called on its members to walk out from 3:00 pm (1300 GMT) on …

Europe

Why Can't the United States Build a High-Speed Rail System?

The problem isn't geography, demographics, or money—it's federal will.<p>Virtually every wealthy nation in the world has invested in a high-speed rail network—with the striking exception of the United States. From Japan to France, even from Turkey to Russia, trains travel through the country at speeds …

My brothers and I

Photo Contest Winners<p>Browse our editors' favorite submissions from 2010-2014 contests.<p>Follow Nat Geo Photography<p>Community<p>Join Your Shot, our photography community. Submit to assignments and get feedback from our photo editors.<p>From the Archives<p>Look through a curated collection of historical photos …

Monks at 'Putin monastery' to set up mozzarella factory to get around food-import ban

Farm manager from Valaam monastery travels to Italy to learn new cheese-making techniques after Ukraine crisis led to food bans<p>Parmesan may be hard to come by in Moscow these days, but a remote Russian monastery is bucking the trend by producing its own exotic Italian cheeses.<p>Monks at the Valaam …

Russia

Alice Newbold

Junior Style Editor

Britain braced for deluge from Hurricane Gonzalo

A powerful hurricane set to strike Britain next week has gained strength and been upgraded to one of the top rankings<p>The aftermath of a powerful hurricane will strike Britain next week, bringing strong winds and the risk of flash flooding, the Met Office has said.<p>The remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo, …

Destinations: Tips, news & reviews

Jimi Hendrix: how nine months in London made him a star - Telegraph