D-Day Anniversary – 06 June 2011 marks the 67th anniversary of the D Day Landings. It was officially known as Operation Neptune and the first of the 160k troops landed at 6.30 in the morning in what was the largest amphibious invasion in history. To get a sense of the importance of the operation in the outcome of the Second World War look at the original Pathe News footage.
Robert Pattinson – the Twilight star is in trouble with US tv bosses after uttering the f word during live coverage of the Mtv Movie Awards. He was making a comment about his work with Reece Witherspoon during the filming of “Water for Elephants” when he slipped the word in before censors could bleep it out. For loads of videos and photos of the English-born Twilight actor check out RobertPattinson.co.uk .
Le Mans – the world-famous endurance motor race is on this week with practice and qualifying sessions just started and the main race beginning on Saturday 11th at 3pm. The online ticket service is now closed but you can read how to get tickets in person, as well as read about booking driving courses on the track, on the official LeMans site.
Mila Kunis – the Ukrainian born actress, known as the voice of Meg Griffin in Family Guy, is in the news for being groped by Justin Timberlake at the Mtv Movie Awards. Mila, who used to date Macauley Culkin, retaliated by groping Justin back! Have a look at the video footage of Mila and Justin getting up and personal.
William and Kate – it has just been announced that the newlyweds are to move into an apartment at Kensington Palace, either this month or in July. The apartment needs a lot of work before being ready and was last used by members of the Palace’s staff. You can still tour round Kensington Palace and you can buy tickets online here from the Historic Royal Palaces site.
Ryan Giggs affair – seems like there was much more to hide than we thought as news has come out that Ryan was having an affair with his brother’s wife for the last 8 years. See a photo of his brother’s wife, Natasha, and read more on the affair in today’s Daily Mail article.