UPDATE TWO: Here’s more from the team at the Pokemon Go Hub on the subject, including a new badge being found, among other bug fixes.“It’s happening – we now have almost all of the required Generation III files in the APK! We’ve done a quick data mine and our suspicions were confirmed: Gen III Pokémon audio clips are now in the APK, but more importantly… Gen III is coming this Halloween," the PoGo team explain.“As a bonus, a new Badge entry was added in reference to the Gen 3 Pokédex entries, a brand new Halloween 2017 loading screen and support for in-game night time Halloween music were added. “You can see screenshots of the code and the wallpaper below. And yes, Gen III is coming for Halloween, as featured in the new loading screen.“We don’t want to overhype this release, but there is only one thing that’s missing before Gen III can be fully released: new moves/abilities. All of the other … [Read more...] about Pokemon Go Gen 3 release UPDATE: Halloween 2017 event includes major news
STRICTLY Come Dancing has shimmied its way triumphantly onto our screens for the 15th fabulous series. But who's left in the line-up attempting to waltz, tango and foxtrot to the glitterball trophy? Here's the lowdown on the celebs, the judges and the pros… Episode eight of the 2017 Strictly Come Dancing airs on Saturday, October 15 at 6.45pm on BBC One. Tonight's episode goes head-to-head with The X Factor on ITV, Secret's of China's Forbidden City on Channel 4 and Ace Ventura on Channel 5. Strictly always airs in two parts. The main show is on Saturday normally around 7pm and the results show airs on Sunday at a similar time. There will be a Christmas special again in 2017, with the celebrity participants expected to be announced in early November. Dream team duo Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman will be continuing their three-year reign as queens of the dance floor. The pair took over from the late Bruce Forsyth in 2014, as the presenter … [Read more...] about Here’s the lowdown on this year’s Strictly Come Dancing line-up
HELD on the second Sunday in November every year, Remembrance Sunday commemorates the agreement to end fighting during the First World War in 1918. Aside from poppies being sold and two-minute silences, what is the meaning behind the day? Armistice Day, which also referred to as Remembrance Day, is November 11 itself. This year the 11th day in November falls on a Saturday. A two-minute silence is often acknowledged at schools, offices and churches up and down the country. Remembrance Sunday however, is held on the second Sunday in November and this year will take place on Sunday, November 12. A National Service of Remembrance is held at The Cenotaph in Whitehall in London. Members of the Royal Family and the Government attend the service alongside representatives from the Armed Forces and the public. Another two-minute silence is held at 11am before a number of wreaths are laid down. The Royal Marines buglers usually sound The Last Post. A number of veterans also take part in a … [Read more...] about Remembrance Sunday is fast approaching – here’s why we commemorate it
10 big money Premier League signings that have it all to prove this season WHICH Premier League summer signings are yet to live up to their price tags? 1 / 10 GETTY Bernardo Silva (Manchester City) - Fellow new boys Benjamin Mendy, Kyle Walker and Ederson all hit the ground running but the £45m Portuguese ace is yet to truly impress “The likes of Romelu Lukaku, Kyle Walker, Alvaro Morata, Alexandre Lacazette and Mohamed Salah have started well at … [Read more...] about The 10 big money Premier League signings that are yet to prove their worth this season
For those who might not have known, there has been a growing stack of evidence that suggests a Pokemon Go Gen 3 release was set to launch around Halloween.We first received an update from the Pokemon Company, talking about how Pokemon Halloween 2017 could include “new” Pocket Monsters to catch.Then there was the recent interview with Niantic CEO, John Hanke, who confirmed that the Pokemon Go Gen 3 launch was the company’s next big project.And now more news has been revealed via the latest Pokemon Go update.Dataminers have already found plenty of evidence that Niantic were planning a Gen 3 launch.And now it seems it’s all but confirmed that the upcoming Halloween event will provide the launchpad.Earlier updates made to Pokemon Go secretly included Gen 3 data that would be needed for the launch. Pokemon Go Halloween 2017 Gen 1, Gen 2 and Gen 3 Pokemon Sat, September 9, 2017 … [Read more...] about Pokemon Go Gen 3 release CONFIRMED: Halloween 2017 event news reveals launch plans
The scorched tabby was found sheltering under a car parked at a hospital as fires raged through the North Bay area whipped by 50mph El Diablo winds.Pictures of the lost cat have been shared thousands of times on social media after being posted by the Sonoma Humane Society with the hope of returning the pet to its anguished owners.The microchipped cat is said to be doing well but is one of dozens of lost and found animals posted on the society's Facebook page in the wake of the mandatory evacuation orders given to thousands of families to flee their homes.Fires continue to blaze across the Golden State, leaving at least 17 people dead and 150 missing. Our Safari West family has suffered but we are not alone and our fellow citizens of Sonoma, Napa, and surrounding counties are all dealing with the same heartache and loss Safari West statement Yet as the human suffering shows little sign of … [Read more...] about California fires: How this picture of a cat sums up the horror of wildfires sweeping USA
ULRIKA Jonsson has been on our screens fronting popular shows since the 1990s. The star is testing her cooking skills in the Celebrity MasterChef 2017 kitchen and has made it all the way to the finals. Here is everything you need to know about her… Ulrika Jonsson is a Swedish television presenter and actress who was born on 16 August 1967 in Sollentuna, Sweden. The star has been working on British TV since the late ‘80s and has hosted some of the biggest TV shows in the UK. She first began as a weather presenter on TV-am in 1989 before progressing to entertainment shows. As a team captain on cult comedy panel show Shooting Stars, Ulrika proved that she’s got plenty of strings to her bow. After working as a weather presenter, Ulrika progressed to mainstream TV in 1992 – with Gladiators and The National Lottery among the biggest shows she fronted. Ulrika has also hosted the Eurovision Song Contest and Miss World in 1998 and 1999 respectively. The star also … [Read more...] about How Ulrika Jonsson went from weather presenter to Celebrity MasterChef
HELD on the second Sunday in November every year, Remembrance Sunday commemorates the agreement to end fighting during the First World War in 1918. Aside from poppies being sold and two-minute silences, what is the meaning behind the day? Armistice Day, which also referred to as Remembrance Day, is November 11 itself. This year the 11th day in November falls on a Saturday. A two-minute silence is often acknowledged at schools, offices and churches up and down the country. Remembrance Sunday however, is held on the second Sunday in November and this year will take place on Sunday, November 12. A National Service of Remembrance is held at The Cenotaph in Whitehall in London. Members of the Royal Family and the Government attend the service alongside representatives from the Armed Forces and the public. Another two-minute silence is held at 11am before a number of wreaths are laid down. The Royal Marines buglers usually sound The Last Post. A number of veterans also take part in a … [Read more...] about Remembrance Sunday is fast approaching
Cars depreciate from the second we buy them, however the rate at which they do so differs from vehicle to vehicle. Buying a car is such a huge investment and we don’t want to think we are wasting cash when we are doing so. One hope is, that when we do make an investment in a car, it will retain some of its residual value, so we can potentially sell it on without losing too much money.Knowing what kinds of cars depreciate and at what rate will eventually pay dividends to you over time, even if at first it may not be apparent. Top ten cars that depreciate the quickest - do you own one? Sat, October 7, 2017 For example you could by a car which has excellent fuel efficiency but its value depletes … [Read more...] about Top 10 cars that depreciate the fastest – Do you own one of these vehicles?
Up to a thousand shooting stars an hour could be on display during the peak of the shower expected on Sunday (October 8). The Draconids got their name because they radiate out from a constellation known as Draco the Dragon.What is the best time to see the Draconids? This year’s Draconid meteor shower is expected to reach its peak on Sunday evening. The winged Dragon, the shower’s radiant point, flies highest in the sky at nightfall Earthsky.org Space website Earthsky.org said: “Unlike most meteor showers, the Draconids are best seen in the evening, instead of before dawn."That’s because the winged Dragon, the shower’s radiant point, flies highest in the sky at nightfall."The meteor shower usually has only has a "handful of languid meteors" per hour, even at its peak, according to Earthsky.org."But this shower has been known to rain down … [Read more...] about When is the Draconid meteor shower 2017? What is the best time to see it THIS WEEKEND?
The Draconid meteor shower is one of two meteor showers that can be seen in October.Up to 1,000 shooting stars per hour will be on display during the shower.According to space website Earthsky.org: “Usually, this meteor shower offers no more than a handful of languid meteors per hour, even at its peak.Up to 1,000 shooting stars per hour will be on display during the shower.According to space website Earthsky.org: “Usually, this meteor shower offers no more than a handful of languid meteors per hour, even at its peak.“But this shower has been known to rain down hundreds or even thousands of meteors in an hour.” Meteors in pictures Fri, November 18, 2016 The meteors come from the direction of … [Read more...] about Draconid meteor shower: How to spot one of the biggest celestial events THIS weekend
STRICTLY Come Dancing has shimmied its way triumphantly onto our screens for the 15th fabulous series. But who's left in the line-up attempting to jive, waltz and tango to the glitterball trophy? Here's the lowdown on the celebrities, the judges and the pros… Episode seix of the 2017 Strictly Come Dancing airs on Sunday, October 8 at 7.15pm on BBC One with movie week. Strictly always airs on BBC One in two parts. The main show is on Saturday normally around 7pm and the results show airs on Sunday at a similar time. There will be a Christmas special again in 2017, with the celebrity participants expected to be announced in early November. Dream team duo Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman will be continuing their three-year reign as queens of the dance floor. The pair took over from the late Bruce Forsyth in 2014, as the presenter became increasingly dogged with health issues - he passed away on August 18. The Sun revealed that Shirley Ballas replaced Len as … [Read more...] about Here’s the lowdown on who’s left in Strictly Come Dancing 2017
X FACTOR is back on our screens and we’re being entertained by the latest singers as they battle it out in the Six Chair Challenge. Lydia Calvin may have charmed fellow star Brad Howard, but can she convince the judges of her talents? Here’s all you need to know. Lydia Calvin is a singer who has been making a name for herself on The X Factor. The young starlet made it through bootcamp and finds herself in the Six Chair challenge as part of a group. She’s been in the headlines for more than just her voice however, as the beautiful Instagram star has been dating fellow X Factor singer Brad Howard. The pair met backstage during auditions for the ITV talent show and have since been on a string of romantic dinner dates together. She has even met his mum and gran in his home city of Manchester. Lydia told the Daily Star: “We get on really well. Who knows what will happen? “We live at different ends of the country but if it’s to be, it’s to … [Read more...] about Who is Lydia Calvin who is dating Michelle Keegan’s ex Brad Howard?
The Premier League table for the calendar year 2017 so far WHO would be top of the Premier League table based on results so far this calendar year? 1 / 20 GETTY 20. Middlesbrough - 10 pts (-21 GD) “Relegated Sunderland and newly promoted Brighton and Huddersfield don't have enough points to get in the top 20 for the year” Chelsea were crowned champions for 2016/17 back in May, but they are not top of … [Read more...] about The Premier League table for the 2017 calendar year: Who would be top?
IT’S the Jewish festival season – and Sukkot is following fresh on the heels of high holidays Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur. Sukkot is drawing to a close today, so what is being celebrated? Here’s what you need to know… Sukkot is a Jewish holiday which is all about giving thanks for the autumn harvest and commemorating the 40 years Israelis spent wandering the desert after leaving slavery in Egypt. A ‘sukkah’ is a booth or hut, and ‘sukkot’ is the plural form of the word – hence the name is a nod to the temporary shelters Jews lived in at this time. The holiday also can be translated as Feast of Tabernacles or Festival of Booths. It is one of Judaism’s three central pilgrimage festivals – along with Passover and Shavuot. Sukkot is a week-long festival which falls on the 15th day of Tishrei on the Jewish calendar, five days after Yom Kippur. Like Easter, it’s a movable feast which can take place in either September or … [Read more...] about The Jewish holiday of Sukkot is underway – so what’s being celebrated?
Today saw a new Overwatch PTR patch release, putting a new version of the game into testing.PC players who have signed up to the test servers now have access to the build and it doesn’t look so good for Mercy mains.Having made major changes to the healer earlier this year, further changes are being looked at that would nerf the character’s effectiveness.Valkyrie no longer resets or lowers Resurrection’s cooldown on the game's PTR, instead it now doubles Resurrection’s range.While the specifcs haven’t been shared by Blizzard, players on Reddit are reporting that cooldown stays at 30 seconds when Valkyrie is active. Overwatch Halloween Skins Thu, October 6, 2016 Other changes noticed by … [Read more...] about Overwatch Halloween 2017 update to include terrifying PTR Mercy nerf?
A BRAND new event is heading to Pokemon Go world this Halloween, so make sure you are prepared to put on your trainer cap and head out ready and willing to capture some Pokemon. But which ones are involved in the special event, can you catch Mewtwo and how will it work? Pokemon GO fans have been speculating for months now whether the Halloween event will be used to launch Generation 3 Pokemon. And now via a datamine of the most recent update, new wallpaper art has shown several Gen 3 Pokemon which will soon be available in the event. The Pokemon which appear on the artwork include Dujsclops, Sableye and Duskull. The latest on the Pokemon website states: "The Halloween season is a special time in Pokémon GO. "Plenty of good stuff is coming to the game later this October. "We can't wait to get out and about to see what sort of excitement we can scare up while catching new Pokémon to fill out our Pokédex." It's the line about "new Pokemon" which led fans to … [Read more...] about Halloween is heading to Pokemon Go – What new pokemon will there be?
X FACTOR is back on our screens and we’re being entertained by the latest singers as they battle it out in the Six Chair Challenge. This weekend past the X Factor judges met young star Jack Mason – but who is he and what did he sing? Jack Mason is a 18-year-old lad from Aldershot. While he hasn't launched a professional singing career he has been known to busk on the streets and stunned passerby's. Jack went viral in February 2017 after a member of the public recorded one of his busking sessions and made it her mission to get the young singer the recognition she felt he deserved. He was performing Adele's When We Were Young in Camberly and within a week the video had thousands of shares and reactions on Facebook. Jack spoke to Get Surrey after his moment of viral fame and spoke about the woman who recorded him. "Donna has recorded and spoken to me a couple of times, we've gotten on really well and she's making it her mission to get me some real recognition this year. Jack … [Read more...] about Meet Jack Mason, the 18 year old Aldershot lad with the voice of an angel
X FACTOR is back on our screens and we’re being entertained by the latest singers as they battle it out for a place at the live shows. This weekend saw Sharon Osbourne select six girls in the Six Chair Challenge to go through to judges' houses - and Georgina Panton was one of them. Georgina Panton is a 20-year-old mum to Elijah, 4, and is originally from Birmingham. She's never sung professionally and said that after having a child at such a young age she was worried she would never get anywhere. In the audition stages, Sharon described her voice as an untrained racehorse - powerful and special but in need of training. Georgina hopes that the show could help solve her solve her baby and school drama. So far Georgina has sung songs by two of the holy trinity of music - Beyonce and Rihanna. It remains to be seen if she will sing a song by Nicki Minaj. In her audition, she sung Love On The Brain by Rihanna and then Sweet Dreams by Beyonce. After launching on September 2, X Factor … [Read more...] about Meet Georgina Panton – X Factor contestant who blew away the judges
DIANE Buswell was wowing fans on the current series of Strictly Come Dancing before her and partner Richard Coles were sent home in Movie Week. But who is the redhead who was paired with the presenter and broadcaster? Here's the lowdown... Dianne Buswell is a 28-year-old professional dancer from Australia. The red head has had an extensive career but described joining Strictly Come Dancing as a "challenge". Dianne said: “What an honour it is to be a part of Strictly Come Dancing. Words can’t describe how excited I am to take on this amazing challenge and give it my everything". Dianne is an Australian Open Champion and four-time Amateur Australian Open Finalist. She has been on Dancing with the Stars in Australia and has also taken part in various musicals throughout her career. These include Legally Blonde, Rock of Ages and she has been a part of the Burn The Floor production on Broadway since 2011. Dianne is joined by fellow newcomers Nadiya Bychkova, 28, from … [Read more...] about The lowdown on Dianne Buswell, one of the new Strictly Come Dancing professional dancers