Noodle aid: A treat for Manchester's isolated students
Students at Manchester Metropolitan University's Cambridge Halls receivenoodles delivered in a Second World War tank from noodle brand Chopstix.Cambridge House was one of the residences which hit the headlines after theywere forced to isolate within days of starting their first year.
Diego Maradona's ‘Hand of God’ shirt from the notorious Argentina v England1986 World Cup game is on show at the National Football Museum in Manchester.It was loaned to them for exhibitions in 2003 by former England midfielderSteve Hodge, who swapped shirts with Maradona after the quarter-final inMexico City 34 years ago.
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An obese turtle from Manchester is starting a weight management programmeafter gaining extra lockdown pounds. Cammy, a giant green sea turtle, was puton a diet after tipping the scales during a routine weigh-in.
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Students at the University of Manchester have pulled down 'lockdown' fencing placed around their campus. Furious undergraduates awoke to find metal barriers being erected without any prior warning. The university say the fencing was for security reasons, but have since apologised for causing distress to students. Report by Thomasl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Lon Adams, creator of the Slim Jim recipe has died. According to CNN, Adams passed away on Saturday as a result of Covid-19 complications. Adams, whose full name was Alonzo T. Adams II, is best known for his contributions to jerky. Adolph Levis officially invented Slim Jim in 1928, but Adams is credited with developing the current Slim Jim formula. Adams began working in the food science field after serving in World War II in the 82nd Airborne Division.
Virgil Sweet of Largo is a WWII veteran who wanted his $1,200 government stimulus check to go to someone who really needed it. But his goodwill campaign turned into something so much bigger, leading him to raise nearly $37,000 for people in need.
Indian Army's Rajputana Rifles celebrated its Remembrance Day at Delhi's Cantonment area on November 25. Lt Gen KJS Dhillon paid homage to the bravehearts. Many serving officers of Rajputana Rifles paid homage to slain soldiers on the Remembrance Day. November 25 is observed as the Remembrance Day every year to pay homage to the immortal soldiers of the regiment, who lost their lives during World War II.
Historian, Dan Snow, helped 80-year-old John Watts connect with his father like never before. Joseph Watts was killed while fighting the Nazis in WWII, eight months before his son John was born. On the anniversary of his death John came face to face with the RAF plane his father would have flown. Report by Browna. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn