Paul Scholes – Manchester Utd and England player has just retired after a professional career that started in 1994. He spent the whole of his career with Man Utd and won a host of different medals and championships. See Paul’s full career statistics at Soccerbase.
Shuttle Endeavour – the space shuttle landed at Kennedy Space Station on Wednesday having taken part in its final mission after Endeavour had made 25 fights starting in May 1992 and racked up a total of 122.8 million miles of space travel. For some great photos and movies of the space shuttle programme see the NASA Kennedy Space Centre site.
Robbie Williams – the Take That singer has admitted to having regular testosterone injections to increase his energy levels and sex drive. The band are currently on tour and due to play Manchester this Friday night. To see if you think Robbie’s injections have given him more zip check out the videos on his site.
Mobile cancer – information from the World Health Organisation has suggested that mobile phone use may increase cause your risk of cancer. WHO have said it is wise to use a hands-free option or text rather than making a lot of mobile calls. To check out what the NHS has to say on the subject see the information on their site.
Diamond Jubilee – information on the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations has been released by Buckingham Palace today. Amongst all the many celebrations many people will be pleased to see that there is a 4 day Bank Holiday weekend to mark the occasion. For full details see the new website launched today for more info.