You are here

Jessica Falkholt: Home and Away actress has died, hospital says

Home and Away actress Jessica Falkholt has died from injuries she suffered in a car crash three weeks ago, an Australian hospital has confirmed. The accident in New South Wales on 26 December had already killed her parents, sister and the other driver. The actress, 29, played Hope Morrison in the soap. Her life support was switched off last week and she died on Wednesday morning local time, said St George Hospital in Sydney. “The family has asked for privacy during this very difficult time,” it said in a statement….

Read More

“The Turkish Duncan Ferguson” – Reaction to Cenk Tosun's Everton debut in game away to Tottenham

It was a frustrating game for the Turkish international Saturday, January 13, 2018 Striker Cenk Tosun made his Everton debut in the Toffees’ Premier League encounter at Tottenham at Wembley Stadium.  The Turkish player completed his move to Merseyside from Besiktas last week for a reported fee of £27million to the excitement of many of the Everton faithful.  It was not a dream debut for Tosun, however. He was perhaps harshly subbed off after 61 minutes with his new side 3-0 down in a pretty lifeless display.  However, many on…

Read More

The Look: Somewhere, Away From It All

Advertisement OLYMPIC PENINSULA, Wash. — Somewhere on the Olympic Peninsula, which extends from the northwest coast of Washington, a community has chosen to live independent of the public supply of water, electricity and other utilities on which most residents rely. Linked by a diffuse network of shared friends and land, they would be impossible to locate without insider knowledge. Dense forest obfuscates their dwellings — tiny houses, trailers, a landlocked houseboat — often accessible only by dirt roads or footpaths. Water and mist frame the peninsula, with the Pacific Ocean…

Read More

Home and Away actress 'has life support turned off'

Home and Away actress Jessica Falkholt has had her life support switched off two weeks after being in a car crash, according to reports in Australia. The crash, which happened in New South Wales on 26 December, also killed her parents, sister and the other driver. The actress, 29, had surgery after the accident but remained in a coma. The decision to end her life support, which was first reported by the Daily Telegraph, came a day after a funeral was held for her family in Sydney. Home and Away…

Read More

Chelsea 0-0 Arsenal: Danny Welbeck saved from giving away penalty by VAR for challenge on Cesc Fabregas

Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck “wasn’t worried” that he had given away a penalty in the goalless Carabao Cup semi-final first-leg at Chelsea. Welbeck’s challenge in the penalty area on Cesc Fabregas was referred to Video Assistant Referee Neil Swarbrick by Martin Atkinson but after a lengthy delay the decision was no penalty. Welbeck told Sky Sports: “I didn’t know the VAR was actually looking at that incident. I knew I cleanly got the ball so I wasn’t worried at all. “I could see him (Atkinson) talking to somebody in his…

Read More

Is cricket the hardest sport to win away from home?

“Attendances in Test cricket are going down because you know who is going to win before you turn up. There has to be jeopardy as to who wins the game. I’m a Newcastle fan and I turn up genuinely thinking they have a chance of winning every single game in the Premier League. They’ve not, but they have more of a chance than England had in Brisbane at the start of this Ashes series.” Perhaps former England spinner Graeme Swann has a point. Has Test cricket become too predictable? Take…

Read More
Scroll Up