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Graffiti marriage proposal brings love to Bristol street

Luckily for such a public proposal, the bride-to-be said yes. Credit: ITV News

A couple in Bristol have got engaged after a rather unique proposal - in graffiti.

The colourful display can be seen in North Street, in the Bedminster area of the city.

Credit: ITV News

Groom-to-be Jago teamed up with the street artist and illustrator known as SPZero76 to ask his partner Anna to be his wife.

Luckily for such a public proposal - she said yes.

Today I helped Jago propose to Anna with the help of Upfest - The Urban Paint Festival

She said Yes!!!

– SP Zero76 Facebook page


World-renowned Red Arrows returning to Weston-super-Mare

The Red Arrows performing in 2015. Credit: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

The world-renowned Red Arrows will be coming back to wow the crowds at this year’s Weston Air Festival.

18 June
They make their appearance at the two-day festival.

It's the fourth year The Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team will be heading to Weston-super-Mare to perform their precision flying display.

It gives me enormous pleasure to confirm that the Red Arrows and Typhoon will be performing at the Weston Air Festival this year.

The festival is now firmly established in the air show calendar and is the latest addition to what promises to be a packed summer of events on Weston’s seafront.

– Cllr Felicity Baker, North Somerset Council

Police mission to reunite this man with his camera

Is this you? Credit: Gloucestershire Police

Police in Gloucestershire are trying to reunite a mystery man with his camera - which they believe was stolen from him.

The camera is a red Cannon digital camera and was recovered as part of an investigation into handling stolen goods. Nobody has yet been arrested in connection with it.

There are many images on the camera including a family holiday to Dubai and an architectural awards ceremony.

The man in the image or anyone who knows him is asked to call PC 2252 Dean via 101.

– Gloucestershire Police

Beware the Ape in Space!

It is not every day that you get chased by a gorilla in space. You'd have thought it more likely for aliens to be pursuing you.

But that is exactly what happened to Wiltshire astronaut Major Tim Peake on the International Space Station.

Watch the footage, courtesy Nasa

In fact, it was Tim Peake's American colleague, Nasa astronaut Scott Kelly, celebrating the end of his year in space with the help of a gorilla suit given to him by his twin brother Mark.


Yay or neigh? Romeo the pony is looking for love

Romeo is a proper gentleman and knows how to woo a lady Credit: World Horse Welfare

Handsome gelding who can be a little timid looking for life-long owner to love and take care of him.

Although shy, once he finds the right person will be a friend for life.

Looking for a home as a non-ridden companion and will be best suited to experienced rehomer who can continue his education.

Looking for love since September 2015, when he came to charity as part of a group of 11 ponies, all unhandled and in need of care.

  • Height: 12hh
  • Age: Seven
  • Location: Glenda Spooner Farm Rescue and Rehoming Centre, Somerton
Credit: World Horse Welfare

Romeo is a very sweet little pony that will make a wonderful addition to any family.

Not only does he have a kind and honest personality, he’s also got the handsome good looks and loyalty of Shakespeare’s famous romantic hero!

– Claire Phillips, Centre Manager at World Horse Welfare Glenda Spooner Farm Rescue and Rehoming Centre
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