So the Hanlys, upon seeing the corpse assumed, as we would have ourselves, that a heron in the garden must be Ron. The dead bird had to be ascribed to Ron, we feared, Ron and territory. Meet our Homicidal Heron, my wife murmured. What young heron wouldn’t compete for a bountiful lunch-counter, and what lunch- counter beneficiary wouldn’t defend such a prize? Kevin Hanly, an ex-“Huntin’, Shootin’ and Fishin’” man, had the nous to put the dead bird in the freezer awaiting a postmortem upon our return.
August 19, 2018 23:03 UTC
A man has died following an incident in Crumlin, Dublin, gardaí have said. A man in his 60s was removed from the scene by ambulance to St James's Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later. A man in his 30s has since been arrested by Gardaí and is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at Crumlin Garda Station. The scene is preserved for a technical and forensic examination and an incident room has been established at Sundrive Road Garda Station. Anyone with information is asked to contact Sundrive Road Garda Station 01-666600 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.
August 19, 2018 22:07 UTC
Get Liverpool FC updates directly to your inbox Subscribe See our privacy notice Thank you for subscribing! Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid EmailBesiktas want Loris Karius - and Jurgen Klopp is ready to let the distraught keeper leave Anfield. Talks are ongoing and Besiktas are interested in a loan deal that could lead to a permanent move for the Germany U21 international. (Image: Laurence Griffiths)(Image: Liverpool FC via Getty Images)The Liverpool manager had hoped to rehabilitate Karius this season after learning he suffered concussion in the Champions’ League final. Grujic has joined Herta Berlin on a season long loan, and another loan deal for a talented youngster could be agreed as Aston Villa close in on Sheyi Ojo.
August 19, 2018 21:22 UTC
Celebrity Big Brother viewers have slammed the show’s wall task as “inappropriate” and “in poor taste”. pic.twitter.com/jAXBzQt5wy — Big Brother UK (@bbuk) August 19, 2018Many people watching the Channel 5 programme were unimpressed. I officially don’t like the Big Brother house president.”She later told Big Brother in the Diary Room: “Impeach the president!”However, many fans pointed out that the wall was not Alley’s idea. “Does Natalie understand Kirstie has no say in what big brother asks her to do?? Does Natalie understand Kirstie has no say in what big brother asks her to do???
August 19, 2018 21:11 UTC
But Avril, 54, says they are set to renew their marriage vows – but this time they will both be wearing wedding dresses. (Image: Steve BainbridgeÂ©2018)It was just six months into their relationship when Lucy told Avril the truth. “I’ll be forever grateful Lucy told me so early in our relationship,” Avril says. “When Lucy told me it was a shock. I felt bad on our wedding day wearing a dress as I know that’s what Lucy wanted.
August 19, 2018 21:00 UTC
Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid EmailBritain will be taking a gamble on the weather for this week’s bank holiday weekend. Met office forecasters say there is “huge uncertainty” on their charts with large parts of the UK facing the possibility of unsettled wet weather or a return to scorching heatwave conditions. Today the remnants of Storm Ernesto swept across the UK bringing heavy rain to many parts of the country. As it crossed the Azores the Atlantic storm brought winds of 45 mph but slowed as it reached our shores. On Thursday, fresher conditions with showers in the north, rain for central parts.
August 19, 2018 20:37 UTC
A man in his 60s has been hospitalised following a stabbing at a house in south Dublin this evening. A man in his 60s has been hospitalised following a stabbing at a house in south Dublin this evening. Man (60s) stabbed before attacker flees in stolen car in south DublinThe the incident happened in the Rutland Grove area of Crumlin at around 8pm. Gardai investigate the stabbing of a man at a house on Rutland Grove, Crumlin in Dublin. Gardai investigate the stabbing of a man at a house on Rutland Grove, Crumlin in Dublin.
August 19, 2018 20:09 UTC
Pakistan’s newly elected prime minister Imran Khan said Sunday that the country was in the worst economic condition it has seen and pledged to cut government expenditure, end corruption and repatriate public funds. Pakistan’s newly elected prime minister Imran Khan said Sunday that the country was in the worst economic condition it has seen and pledged to cut government expenditure, end corruption and repatriate public funds. In his first televised speech Khan, who a day earlier was sworn in as 22nd prime minister, promised reforms across all fields. “I want to see Pakistan a great country” with social services for the poor, Khan said. Khan added that his government would also reform the police, health and education sectors, referring to his party’s successes in those fields in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
August 19, 2018 20:03 UTC
But looking to pip these titans to the post and carve out a niche in the retro gaming genre is a London-based company called Antstream. Gamers will just need to download the app to access all their favourite retro titles, and then play it on any device, whether it’s a console, tablet, mobile, PC or even an Amazon Firestick. “So many retro games have ended up just being owned by some receivers or something like that who don't even realise they own them. “We’ve re-engineered the games and created hundreds of little mini-challenges, kind of like Nintendo did with the NES Remix. “But basically you can expect games from everything from the 70s all the way up to the PlayStation One era.
August 19, 2018 19:37 UTC
Building a wall in the #CBB garden is child's play... for some. “We have just received a special intelligence that indicates several powerful outsiders are plotting to cross the Big Brother border and infiltrate the house in order to steal Big Brother’s green cards.”She continued: “A great, great wall. “A fail will be incurred every time an outsider is able to breach the wall and steal a green card. I officially don’t like the Big Brother house President,” she added. Celebrity Big Brother is on Channel 5 at 9pm.
August 19, 2018 19:30 UTC
Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid EmailA man has been arrested on suspicion of the attempted murder of two women left fighting for their lives in Greenwich. The 27-year-old was detained in Sidcup, Bexley, in south east London at 7.35pm tonight, police have confirmed. He was followed by a member of the public in her car until police detained him in Old Farm Avenue. They remain in hospital in south London and their next of kin have been informed. (Image: London News Pictures Ltd)"He was arrested on suspicion of two counts of attempted murders by response team officers; a Taser was deployed but not used."
August 19, 2018 19:09 UTC
The Limerick squad didn't want to leave Croke Park after delivering a first All-Ireland success for 45 years. The Limerick squad didn't want to leave Croke Park after delivering a first All-Ireland success for 45 years. Watch: Ecstatic Limerick squad sing rousing rendition of 'Sean South' in the bowels of Croke ParkStill in their kit, the players and backroom team belted out the Cranberries' classic Zombie and the Rebel song 'Seán South' about an IRA member from Garryowen in Limerick. These songs will be repeated many times over the winter months as Limerick bask in their All-Ireland glory. Another special guest in the Limerick dressingroom, apart from Liam, was team sponsor JP McManus.
August 19, 2018 18:45 UTC
Freelance journalist Gemma O'Doherty has announced her intention to run for the presidency. She joins Dragon's Den star Gavin Duffy who is already canvassing local councils to get a nomination along with Senator Joan Freeman and artist Kevin Sharkey. Galway senator Pádraig Ó Céidigh and businessman Sean Gallagher are also considering going up against President Michael D Higgins who will run for a second term. Like many of you, I am frustrated that we keep allowing the same mistakes to happen over and over again. "It is for these reasons I have decided to put myself forward for nomination to the Presidency.
August 19, 2018 18:33 UTC
(Image: Getty Images Europe)Brighton showed more heart, more passion and, worst of all for Mourinho, more quality than United. Brighton set the tempo and the standard but it must go down as the worst defeat since Mourinho took charge in May 2016. TV pundit Graeme Souness called the United squad the worst set of players at Old Trafford since pre Sir Alex Ferguson days and it is hard to disagree. What compounds the issue is the likes of Victor Lindelof was a Mourinho buy and, at £40m, might just be the worst defender he has ever signed. United got their second in the 95th minute when Duffy’s stupid challenge upended substitute Marouane Fellaini and Pogba slotted home the penalty.
August 19, 2018 18:33 UTC
In desperate need of a snack but with only the strangest things in the cupboard, a bizarre food combination actually works, and becomes a guilty pleasure. British singer-songwriter Anne Marie started a flurry of food confessions by admitting that she loves the combination of avocado and chocolate spread. OK…Carrot and ketchup is good too probably sounds disgusting but it’s sooooooo good — mols 🥀 (@purposebiebers) August 18, 20184. It probably is cause I mean avocado with jam is amazing as well — Monika (@monikaspvk) August 18, 20188. You know what I spread nutella on bread and add some cheese, it's not eww; it's good.
August 19, 2018 18:33 UTC