Pilot on flight from Israel which sparked RAF sonic boom response says he ‘nearly had heart attack’

The pilot of a flight from Israel which last night prompted the RAF to go supersonic over southern England has spoken of his shock at seeing two fighter jets on his wing. The Typhoons were scrambled from RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire in the early hours of Sunday, causing panic from London to Brighton as a … Read more

Environmental experts plead with sightseers to stay away from a 50ft washed-up sperm whale

Environmental experts plead with sightseers to stay away from a 50ft sperm whale washed up on the Isle of Harris due to the risk of rising tides Creature washed up on the coast between Luskentyre and Seilebost on Thursday Animal was believed be disoriented in storms after navigating the coastline Experts urged beach-goers to keep well … Read more

Two tourists are killed after falling from hiking trail under the iconic Delicate Arch in Utah 

Two tourists are killed and a third is injured after falling from hiking trail under the iconic Delicate Arch at national park in Utah A 60-year-old woman and 65-year-old man fell to their deaths while hiking Friday morning at Arches National Park A 30-year-old man, whose condition wasn’t known, was airlifted to a hospital The park’s … Read more