We all know about the Titanic sinking, whether it was by watching the film or by a different resource. For many, the film is an all-time favourite but does anyone actually know what artefacts are still being found today? Recently, a letter was recovered from a body of a victim, who purchased a first-class ticket. He was called […]
It’s nearly December, the days are getting colder and that can only mean one thing for Heighington Millfield Primary Academy – ice time! Check out their ice safety film that has been seen by the thousands eager to get skating:
This is the last article of Hollie’s 5 part series covering the journey to Antarctica by Lincoln businessman, Jon Allerton. The epic trip has taken Jon from London to the tip of South America, across to the Falklands, South Georgia and now to the wonders of Antarctica. You can trace his journey of a […]
In her 5-part series, Hollie, a Year 6 at Burgh School, is documenting the travels of a Lincolnshire businessman who is on the voyage of a lifetime. In Part 1 you can follow adventurer Jon Allerton’s journey to Ushuaia. In Part 2 you can check how his preparations are progressing and learn some interesting facts about the world’s […]
This is the second article in Hollie’s Antarctica Adventure series. Click here for part 1 Lincolnshire businessman, Jon Allerton has now completed an exhausting journey from London to Ushuaia. He’s been on the go for 30 hours and is feeling very frustrated because one of his cases has been mislaid by the airline. Fortunately, he was […]
When he’s not hard at work, Lincolnshire-based businessman Jon Allerton loves to travel the world. You won’t, though, find him lazing on some foreign beach or shopping in a state-of-the-art mall. No, Jon likes to explore places that are a little different, like his latest trip to Antarctica. An adventure that would last nearly four […]
Children, as young as one-year-old, flock to the city centre to enjoy the thrill of skating on ice.
A man has been lectured by firefighters for a silly act of bravery when he decided to rescue his drowning dog from a frozen river. Just over a week ago The River Stour inEssexwas frozen over following some freezing weather. The man’s dog was trapped on the ice covering the lake and could not get […]
Many countries have experienced ice and several feet of snow. This has stopped many leaving their house and attending work. This is a particular problem for those who are in the emergency services. Their job is to protect people and to help the injured; however this weather has prevented many carrying out their duties which adds to the dangers of such weather.