Skydivers wanted for charity jump

Anyone who has ever fancied free falling from 10,000 feet can now realise their dream and raise some much need cash for a good cause. The Scottish Huntington's Association (SHA) is on the lookout for daredevils across the country to take part in a charity sky dive. The charity is the only one in the country that supports families impacted by the degenerative neurological condition Huntington's disease (HD) and is looking for people willing to take the plunge to help raise funds. “This i...
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Maybe more to Britain’s Belize return than meets the eye

Taken at face value, the British Army reopening its Central American training base in Belize makes sense. There are thousands of soldiers returning from active duty in Afghanistan and they need somewhere to go. The jungle, easily accessed from Price Barracks, provides a testing training ground in some of the harshest, most inhospitable environments anywhere on the planet. The ideal place to hone survival skills and keep units in peak physical condition. After all, the army has a long stand...
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