Bristol artist creates giant Romeo and Juliet murals

Image copyright F8Photography Image caption Jasmine Thompson said Juliet’s Wall, where people can leave messages, was “getting increasingly busy” An artist has created giant murals of Romeo and Juliet for the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) to “attract a younger, more diverse audience”. The artwork – Love As A Revolution – by Bristol-based Jasmine Thompson, 24, […]

Australia works to prevent beach drownings through Wi-Fi

Australia’s beach lifeguards will be trialling the use of unlimited free Wi-Fi to push safety alerts in an effort to prevent tourists from drowning. The initiative will be tested at 10 yet-to-be-named beaches in Queensland, although it will eventually be used at patrolled beaches statewide. “Surf Life Saving Queensland (SLSQ) has worked with Actify Live […]

California wildfires: Number of missing leaps to 600

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDrone footage shows complete devastation in the Californian town of Paradise The number of people missing in northern California’s devastating wildfire has leapt to more than 600, and seven more bodies have been found, according to local authorities. The missing persons’ list has doubled since earlier on […]