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‘Extraordinary’ dancer who wowed crowds at 2012 Paralympics dies

‘Extraordinary’ dancer who wowed crowds at 2012 Paralympics dies

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Dancer David Toole, best known for his performance during the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Paralympic Games, has died.The 56-year-old died in hospital in his home city of Leeds. His cause of death has not been released. He was born with sacral agenesis, which means his lower spine and legs did not develop properly during pregnancy.Mr Toole had his legs amputated when he was a child, but that did not stop him from working as a dancer.He began performing in 1993, aged 28, and starred in The Tango Lesson, Amazing Grace, and also worked with the Royal Shakespeare Company. ...
Strictly Come Dancing launch sees Nicola Adams and Katya Jones paired

Strictly Come Dancing launch sees Nicola Adams and Katya Jones paired

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Banksy shares photo of new bike tyre hula-hoop street art

Banksy shares photo of new bike tyre hula-hoop street art

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Banksy appears to have confirmed being behind a new artwork that has appeared on a wall in Nottingham, depicting a young girl using a bike tyre as a hula-hoop.Residents in the area of Lenton had been speculating about the design, which appeared on the side of the AVI hair and beauty salon there earlier this week. An actual bike, minus one wheel, is locked to a post in front of the graffiti. On Saturday, the mysterious street artist posted two pictures of the mural on the official Banksy Instagram account. A photograph also appeared on the Banksy website.Crowds have reportedly been gathering at the site in recent days, according to the Nottingham Post.Responding to the photographs, which have been left uncaptioned, on Instagram, one user said: "Well that Beauty Salon just went up a few mill...
After Bond film delay, which movies make the big screen in 2020?

After Bond film delay, which movies make the big screen in 2020?

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It's not been a good year for cinema. 2020 box office sales are forecast to be the lowest in in nearly 30 years, with almost £1bn wiped from ticket returns due to coronavirus.With lockdown, followed by strict social distancing restrictions, it's no surprise that UK cinema admissions are set to reach their lowest point since records began. Recent news that the 25th James Bond movie No Time To Die would be pushed back to 2021 was a gut punch to struggling venues counting on the draw of the universally popular British spy franchise to get people back into the auditorium. Image: Daniel Craig will have to wait a bit longer for his James Bond finale. Pic: MGM Days after that blow, news that Pixar's Soul, featuring the voice of Jamie Foxx,
Headie One tops chart with album named after mum

Headie One tops chart with album named after mum

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