Great grandson of First World War hero helps launch national commemoration BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Descendants of four brothers killed in the First World War have helped launch the national commemoration to mark 100 years since the First Armistice. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/uk/great-grandson-of-first-world-war-hero-helps-launch-national-commemoration-37470594.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/uk/article37470592.ece/d7af0/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_1c60b5fc-3861-4b6a-9a03-37251c921a58_1 Email Descendants of four brothers killed in the First World War have helped launch the national commemoration to mark 100 years since the First Armistice. More than 1,000 people, including First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and the Princess Royal, will attend a service at Glasgow Cathedral on November 11. A limited number of tickets for the event, organised by WW100 Scotland in conjunction with Glasgow City Council, are available to the public. Robin Scott-Elliot, whose great … [Read more...] about Great grandson of First World War hero helps launch national commemoration
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By Kamila Aliyeva The launch date of Azerspace-2/Intelsat 38, the second geostationary satellite of Azerbaijan, was postponed from September 7 to September 18, 2018, according to the list of space launches published by Arianespace. The Azerbaijani satellite will be launched into orbit by an Ariane 5 ECA carrier rocket from the Kourou spaceport (Guiana Space Centre) in French Guiana, North-East of South America. In addition to the Azerbaijani satellite, the Horizons 3e satellite of the joint venture of Intelsat and Japanese operator Sky Perfect JSAT Corp will be launched on the same day. The second telecommunications satellite of Azerbaijan will be placed in a geostationary orbit 45 degrees east longitude and its service area will cover the countries of Europe, Central and South Asia, the Middle East and Africa. The satellite’s manufacturer is Space Systems Loral (SSL), which is also a provider of satellite control systems. The new satellite will further ensure the sustainability … [Read more...] about New launch date of second Azerbaijani satellite disclosed
THE launch of a historic Nasa probe intended to “touch the sun” has been dramatically aborted just seconds from lift-off today. But when is the new launch date, how can Brits watch it, and where is Cape Canaveral? What is the Parker Space Probe's new launch date? The Parker Space Probe was due to blast off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, this morning in a £1.2billion mission. Thousands of spectators gathered in the middle of the night to witness the launch, including the University of Chicago astrophysicist for whom the spacecraft is named. But a last minute technical problem saw the launch countdown halted with just one-minute, 55 seconds remaining. The Delta IV rocket carrying the probe will now attempt to take off again tomorrow, Nasa said. How can you watch NASA's launch in the UK? The launch of the rocket will be streamed live on Nasa's YouTube channel. It will also be live-blogged on the website, with regular blog updates from scientissts. Where is Cape Canaveral? … [Read more...] about When is the Parker Solar Probe’s launch date, how can you watch Nasa’s launch in the UK and where is Cape Canaveral?
CELEBRITY Big Brother bosses have moved this year’s series launch date to August 16. They announced the news on their official Twitter account and warned fans: “The storm is coming”. Bosses had pushed the start date back this year to avoid clashing with the hugely popular Love Island. Last summer the Channel 5 show’s audience dropped by almost half after its launch – scoring a moderate 690,000 viewers for a Sunday night episode compared to Love Island’s huge audience of 1.5 million. The theme of this year’s series is “eye of the storm” with insiders telling The Sun Online it was going to be like a “public therapy session”. CBB’s new star date comes as The Sun revealed that former TV presenter John Leslie is in talks to join the show. It comes just a month after he was cleared of sexual assault, following an accusation that he put his hand down the back of a woman’s trousers in a nightclub on her hen … [Read more...] about Celebrity Big Brother bosses change series launch date to August 16 and warn fans ‘the storm is coming’
Celebrity Big Brother final has a launch date confirmed – and it’s just a few weeks away. Channel 5 have announced that the new series, with the theme Eye of the Storm, will launch on Thursday 16 August at 9pm. Along with a teaser trail, the show’s official account tweeted: “SEVERE WEATHER WARNING! “We know it usually rains on Launch Night, but you’ll need more than a brolly for this storm! #CBB kicks off on 16th August, 9pm on @channel5_tv.” The usually two-hour long launch show will be our first look at the famous faces packing up and moving into the iconic house for the new series. The network are remaining tight-lipped on the line-up but we do know that the celebrities have all been at the centre of their very own media storm and now have “something to prove”. Names being bandied about include Samantha Markle, half-sister of the Duchess of Sussex, and Kieran Hayler as well as reality stars Dan Osborne and Gabby Allen. Emma … [Read more...] about Celebrity Big Brother confirm launch date