Wiped out by a raging river: 3,000-year-old bridge known as the Devil's sunbathing spot is washed away as 2012 comes to a very wet close Bridge swept away by raging river, after trees carried in flood snap cablesAncient construction in Exmoor, Somerset, could date back to 1000 B.C. It has 17 giant slabs – largest being 8ft long and 5ft wide – spanning 180ft | UPDATED: 15:12 GMT, 1 January 2013 A stone bridge reputed to be 3,000 years old was swept away as flooding continued to bring chaos to parts of Britain yesterday
Boxing legend Jake LaMotta who inspired Raging Bull is set to marry for seventh time aged 90 LaMotta engaged to long-term girlfriend Denise Baker, 62 | UPDATED: 17:35 GMT, 21 December 2012 Jake LaMotta has never been shy of stepping into the ring – or placing one on the finger of the woman he loves. The 90-year-old boxing hero is to marry for the seventh time to long-term fiance Denise Baker, 30 years his junior.
Father who died trying to save his drowning three-year-old son made 'Herculean' effort to rescue him in family weir tragedy Julian Mynott dived in to the weir to try and save his three youngstersWitnesses saw strong current rip the lifejackets off of the childrenHe had taken a small boat with his children onto the river behind his home | UPDATED: 02:58 GMT, 7 December 2012 A father made ‘Herculean efforts’ to save his children from a raging river after their rowing boat capsized over a weir, an inquest heard. Antiques dealer Julian Mynott could have survived the tragedy but sacrificed his life swimming against a fierce current to try to rescue his three children.