Paula Radcliffe struggled to hold back the tears as she tore down the Mall in front of her adoring fans for the final time at the London Marathon on Sunday, bringing down the curtain on the glittering career of one of the great distance runners.
Buckingham Palace stepped up its denial that Prince Andrew had sex with an underage girl introduced to him by a disgraced US financier, and named the alleged victim whose anonymity was preserved in court documents filed last week.
Buckingham Palace on Saturday denied “any suggestion of impropriety with underage minors” by Britain’s Prince Andrew, after he was named in US court papers for allegedly having sexual relations with a girl.
Tampa: Buckingham Palace on Friday denied allegations by a woman who said in Florida court documents that she was forced as a minor to have sex with Britain`s Prince Andrew and other high-profile figures linked to a wealthy US businessman.
Buckingham Palace has been forced to deny rumours the Queen is abdicating Britain's throne in her annual Christmas Day broadcast, after a bookmaker said it was suspending bets following a flurry of "unusual" activity.
What else can be a perfect gift for the `Queen` than a a portrait of herself. Britain`s Queen Elizabeth on her 88th birthday on Monday was presented a new black and white portrait by the UK government.
"You`re virtually there" is a common shout of encouragement to ailing runners in the London marathon but thanks to a new "interactive 3D experience" athletes the world over will be able to navigate the course from the comfort of their own treadmill.