They were the pride of the BBC series. But conservationists say their poisonings were inevitable
'Alan' - not pictured - is the third lion to die after meat laced with pesticides was laid out on Sunday
Odense Zoo killed the lion nine months ago after the pride became too big and 'numerous attempts' to find an alternative home elsewhere proved unsuccessful
The zoo says the lion was "surplus" to the space in the zoo and visitors find the event interesting
The full-back has scored over 350 points for Wales
Gatland chose to drop O'Driscoll for the decisive third British and Irish Lions Test which caused uproar in the Emerald isle
The pace bowler has impressed since coming in to the One-Day side in Australia
Finn returned home from Australia after failing to make an appearance due to concerns over his bowling technique
Wildebeest also found dead at problem-plagued zoo
George Ford will be the talk of the town if, as widely assumed, he replaces the France-bound Toby Flood in a revamped England squad this afternoon, but the 20-year-old Bath outside-half's promotion has not been at the top of the red-rose hierarchy's agenda in recent days. Stuart Lancaster and his lieutenants are far more concerned with issues up front, where injuries to important players are making life very complicated indeed.
Once, the Lord’s Resistance Army preyed on elephants for food in the bush, but now it is ‘white gold’ they seek
A Hollywood actor has been branded a “disgusting killer” after being pictured proudly with two dead lions.
Northampton paid a fine of £60,000 to the Premiership for allowing George North to play for Wales outside the official international window last month, and if it made a nonsense of the league’s collective policy on the subject, everyone else appears to believe it was a stand worth taking.
We look back at 12 months of unforgettable action
Record defeat for Leicester follows confirmation they will lose their England fly-half to France
The humiliating defeat to Australia has prompted talk that this England side is past it and a new crop of players should be given a chance to shine