One hundred years after the bloody First World War battle commenced, this northern French region offers a more tranquil prospect for the visitor
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The 70-year-old man picked up the poisonous weever fish while walking on the beach
Flexibility and careful planning can help you bag a bargain beach holiday or city break this summer
it is not uncommon for some strandings to involve healthy animals, seemingly unaffected by any of these problems.
One of which isn't too far away - a UK beach came in at number 13
The three-metre animal, believed to be a female tiger shark, was caught on bait lines and shot in the head four times at close range
At sixteen the challenge is as much about earning life experience as anything else
The engine of a micro-light plane stopped mid-air near a popular beach
The landmark arches have been demolished by high tides and 70mph winds
Calling sailing elitist is a misconception Of course all sports at the highest level are expensive to compete; it costs a fortune to win the Tour de France. But in terms of grass-roots level, it's relatively inexpensive; you don't need your own dinghy, and at my local club in Lymington, local school pupils can sail for a fiver – that's comparable to any other sport.
A seven-year-old girl lost part of her finger in the attack by a shoal of the meat-eating fish
'Hiking the Tongariro Alpine Crossing in New Zealand was extraordinary'
If you’re lucky enough to be heading to warmer shores soon, a tailored pair of trunks will hide all manner of festive indulgence, says Lee Holmes
Two Britons have been arrested by anti-terror police in Kenya, according to reports.
The hollow steel fallout bunker constructed for President John F Kennedy on Peanut Island near Riviera Beach in Florida is now a museum which attracts about 12,000 visitors a year.