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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...
Hidden camera’s hugging tiger wins wildlife photo award

Hidden camera’s hugging tiger wins wildlife photo award

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Baby bump photo reveals Game Of Thrones couple expecting first child

Baby bump photo reveals Game Of Thrones couple expecting first child

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Game Of Thrones stars Rose Leslie and Kit Harington are reportedly expecting their first child.Leslie's pregnancy was revealed in a photo taken for a magazine interview and uploaded to Instagram. The picture, from digital publication Make Magazine, was posted on fashion editor Ursula Lake's personal account."A very special all woman team photographic shoot capturing Rose at this wonderful time as she prepares for motherhood for the first time!," she said.The couple played Ygritte and Jon Snow in HBO series Game of Thrones, in which they had an on-screen relationship. ...
Cheltenham Festival 2019: Al Boum Photo claims Gold Cup glory success

Cheltenham Festival 2019: Al Boum Photo claims Gold Cup glory success

Sports
The 12-1 chance Al Boum Photo, ridden by Paul Townend, put in a superb display to give trainer Willie Mullins a first Cheltenham Gold Cup victory.Mullins, the Festival's most successful trainer, had previously finished second six times in the prestigious race.Al Boum Photo had some anxious moments with his jumping but raced away to win by two-and-a-half lengths. Fellow Irish challenger Anibale Fly (22-1) was second with the grey Bristol De Mai (18-1) back in third."I can't believe it," an emotional Townend told BBC Radio 5 Live. "It means everything. It's the pinnacle and I can't believe I've won it. "I got in a beautiful rhythm. When you're going well, it just seems so simple."But there was ...
Johnny Cueto announces death of horse 'Popeye' with Instagram photo

Johnny Cueto announces death of horse 'Popeye' with Instagram photo

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Feb. 13 (UPI) -- San Francisco Giants pitcher Johnny Cueto memorialized his horse Popeye by posting a photo of the animal on Instagram, after it died.Cueto, 32, wrote "my horse Popeye died" for the caption on the photo, which showed the animal on its side in the grass. The pitcher owns a 500-acre ranch in his native country, the Dominican Republic, where he also tends to cows, chickens and goats. He posted several more videos and images of Popeye, before his demise. This isn't the first time Cueto has posted a photo of one of his dead horses. This also isn't the first time he has lost a horse named Popeye. The pitcher also posted a photo of another Popeye after that horse died in 2016. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Johnny Cueto (@johnnycueto47) on Feb 12, 2019 at 9:46...