Covid UK: Circus veteran Gerry Cottle dies at 75 after catching virus

Circus veteran Gerry Cottle dies at 75 after catching Covid-19… just a week before he was due to be vaccinated Circuis legend Gerry Cottle has died aged 75 after contracting Covid He died at a Bath hospital just a week before he was due to be vaccinated Mr Cottle found fame in the 1970s when … Read more Covid UK: Circus veteran Gerry Cottle dies at 75 after catching virus

Nazi monkey and swastika-wearing goats at Russian circus spark fury and criminal probe

The furred Reich: Nazi monkey and swastika-wearing goats at Russian circus spark fury and criminal probe The bizarre show was commissioned by the Russian Orthodox Church It showed animals wearing Swastika capes being led by trainers in Nazi uniforms The church and circus argue the show depicts the Soviet victory over Hitler Russian law allows … Read more Nazi monkey and swastika-wearing goats at Russian circus spark fury and criminal probe

Tilda Swinton, 60, says she identifies as ‘queer’ as she speaks out ‘finding her circus’

Award-winning actress Tilda Swinton has announced she’s ‘queer’ in a new interview. The screen star, 60 – who is currently in a relationship with painter Sandro Kopp and shares twins Honor and Xavier, 23, with artist John Byrne, 81 – touched on ‘finding her circus’ and said her experience with the identity is to do with ‘sensibility’. … Read more Tilda Swinton, 60, says she identifies as ‘queer’ as she speaks out ‘finding her circus’

Oxford Circus tube station covered in graffiti by vandals who ran amok while London shops closed

Oxford Circus tube station is left covered in graffiti by ‘Diabolical Dubstars’ vandals who ran amok while London’s biggest shopping street was closed due to Tier 4 restrictions The artwork was found on Boxing Day and features a tribute to Grenfell Tower  It is alleged the graffiti artist group Diabolical Dubstars tagged the tube station  … Read more Oxford Circus tube station covered in graffiti by vandals who ran amok while London shops closed

Acrobats hurt in circus accident reach $52.5M settlement

Eight acrobats severely injured when the rigging suspending them by their hair plummeted to the floor during a circus performance in Rhode Island in 2014 have reached a $52.5 million settlement with the ownership and management of the arena where the circus was held, their lawyer confirmed Monday. ‘It’s a great result, it’s the right … Read more Acrobats hurt in circus accident reach $52.5M settlement

Animal trainer gets mauled by a tiger during a circus show in China 

Animal trainer gets mauled by a tiger in front of horrified spectators during a circus show in China Shocking footage shows the tiger tackling its handler to the ground in China Other workers rushed to the trainer’s rescue by striking the animal with a stick The man suffered ‘minor injuries’ as the beast had its … Read more Animal trainer gets mauled by a tiger during a circus show in China 

Oxford Circus tube is evacuated as police sprint into the station 

Panic at Oxford Circus tube station as passengers are evacuated and police rush in Oxford Circus tube station has been evacuated amid an ongoing incident  Multiple police officers were seen sprinting into the station  The man was seen being escorted up the steps of the tube station by police  By Sophie Tanno For Mailonline Published: … Read more Oxford Circus tube is evacuated as police sprint into the station 

Revellers play cricket in the street and Piccadilly Circus turns into a rave as drinkers kicked out

Crowds of revellers were once again seen piling out into the streets and partying last night after being kicked out of bars at the 10pm curfew in London. Shocking footage shows hundreds of bar-goers dancing to a loud sound system in Piccadilly Circus in the capital, days before millions in the north could see more … Read more Revellers play cricket in the street and Piccadilly Circus turns into a rave as drinkers kicked out

Chinese park denies abuse of exhausted dog after animal circus video

A Chinese park has been accused of animal cruelty after a circus trainer was spotted forcibly dragging a dog from the ground by its collar multiple times. Footage taken by a visitor shows the worker pulling up the poodle repeatedly after it seemingly refused to jump over a set of hurdles. The source claimed that … Read more Chinese park denies abuse of exhausted dog after animal circus video

Animal circus trainer is filmed ‘repeatedly dragging an exhausted dog from the ground’

A Chinese park has been accused of animal cruelty after a circus trainer was spotted forcibly dragging a dog from the ground by its collar multiple times. Footage taken by a visitor shows the worker pulling up the poodle repeatedly after it seemingly refused to jump over a set of hurdles. The source claimed that … Read more Animal circus trainer is filmed ‘repeatedly dragging an exhausted dog from the ground’