Printer Friendly

Fab facts: Did you know.

COVER STAR p4 in 1967, police raided Janet Street-Porter and her then-husband Tim's flat looking for drugs - they even took away their wedding cake!

FOOD p15 the saying 'to play gooseberry' is thought to go back to the 1800s when chaperones would escort lovers - then pick gooseberries to give the lovers time alone together.

FASHION p13 Espadrilles originate from the Valencia region of Spain, and were first documented in the 14th century.

ANIMALS p19 husky dogs' almond-shaped eyes are designed so they can squint to avoid the bright snow.

p20 after first having the idea for the Harry Potter books, it took JK Rowling seven years to write, re-write and then get the first one published.

HEALTH p17 if spread flat, your digestive system would cover a tennis court.

REAL LIFE p8 celebs who have taken up pole dancing to keep fit include Jennifer Aniston, Kate Hudson and Kate Moss.

FICTION p22 there are over 120,000 British people living in New York City.

THE WEEK THAT WAS p7 the Oscar-winning song Secret Love from 1953 film Calamity Jane took Doris Day just 15 minutes to record.

CRIME p10 almost 5,000 handbags are stolen in London every

PLUS!, YOUR 7-DAY TV GUIDE p25 SIX-PAGES OF PRIZE PUZZLES p33

COPYRIGHT 2017 MGN LTD
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2017 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:Features
Publication:The People (London, England)
Date:Apr 30, 2017
Words:209
Previous Article:me time; TAKE A BREAK FROM THIS WEEK'S HUSTLE AND BUSTLE AND FOCUS ON YOURSELF.
Next Article:GIGOLO KILLER'S WORLD TRIP BOAST.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2020 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters