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HERO: Despite Being Shot in Neck During Las Vegas Massacre, Jonathan Smith Helped Save Many Others

via thegrio.com

A man who was shot in the neck during the deadly Las Vegas shooting on Sunday helped to save at least 30 people. 226 more words


George's Hidden Talent

George Raft has a bath in NIGHT AFTER NIGHT.

Highly recommend the late Eddie Fowlie’s autobiography, David Lean’s Dedicated Maniac: Memoirs of a Film Specialist… 306 more words


Peak FM Local Hero Awards

A huge congratulations to Rebecca and Elaine for winning Peak FM’s 2017 Local Hero Award for ‘Contribution to the Community’.

It’s safe to say that they are both extremely deserving of this award for their amazing contributions to Chesterfield’s needy. 30 more words

Looking for a Flood Hero

FloodRe have launched their Local Hero Awards to recognise individuals or community groups who have shown leadership and resilience around their flood relief efforts. The reward for the winning individual or community is £10,000 which is to benefit the local community and it provides a great opportunity to share your experience and nominate a person or group who has been a Local Hero for flood action in your area. 8 more words


Castles, Shortbread, Local Hero & Whisky


The day started grey and wet as we headed to Huntly Castle, or should I say 3 castles. Huntly started its life as a Motte and Bailey Castle built for Duncan, the Earl of Fife in 1190. 651 more words



Mount Ararat is, they say the place where Noah’s Ark came to rest after the flood.   You can even see a piece of wood which,  they say, is part of the ark in a museum in Yerevan.   638 more words

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