Where is it? Belchite, Spain
What’s the story? Again, this is a ghost village with a disturbing war-torn past. In the province of Zaragoza in Spain, it was the site of fierce fighting in the summer of 1937 between General Franco’s troops and the Spanish Republican Army. A new village was built a . . . → Read More: The abandoned towns of the world
A British teenager has been crowned the world freestyle football champion after wowing judges with his impeccable ball skills.
Andrew Henderson, from Cornwall, beat rivals from Brazil, Spain and Japan to win the inaugural World Freestyle Football Championships (WFFC) Tour in Kuala Lumpur.
The 19-year-old smashed his way through four intense rounds . . . → Read More: Britain Crowned World’s Top Football/Soccer Freestyler
E.coli deaths reach 22 Some 2,400 showing symptoms – with 12 British cases UK share of the bill could be £16.6m
British taxpayers are to contribute to an EU bailout worth at least £135million for farmers hit by Germany’s E.coli epidemic.
The bill is a direct result of the German government’s failure to . . . → Read More: £135million cucumber bailout: UK taxpayers forced to share compensation bill for Germany’s E.coli outbreak