ITV Studios-backed Poison Pen Studios, founded by former Left Bank Pictures exec Ben Stephenson, has expanded its London team with a raft of new hires. Luke Woellhaf joins as director of development, Fern McCauley joins as head of IP acquisitions and Oluchi Ezeh has been appointed development director. In September, Stephenson tapped Preethi Mavahalli as the new creative director for…Read More »
Dango Outtara will complete medical TODAY and pen a five-year deal at Bournemouth ahead of £20m move
Dango Outtara will complete his medical at Bournemouth TODAY and pen a five-year deal as he completes his £20m move from Lorient – who Cherries owner Bill Foley bought a 33 per cent stake in last week Outtara signs from Lorient – who Cherries owner Bill Foley just bought a stake in The 20-year-old winger has scored six goals in…Read More »
A husky puppy gave herself a Mike Tyson-style face tattoo after chewing a pen while her owners were away (Photo: Getty/Christie Dean) A puppy gave herself Mike Tyson-style ink after chewing on a pen while her owners were out of the house. Yuki’s accident immediately reminded her owners of the world champion boxer’s tribal style markings as they walked through…Read More »
From Egypt and South Africa to Tajikistan.. Why does China train thousands of young people in "Le Pen workshops"?
Translation introduction: China is opening more technical vocational training workshops in various countries of Central Asia and Africa, known as “Luban” workshops. Why does China want to provide local workers in those countries with professional technical skills? according to “Guy Huang”, a journalist and trainee reporter for “Eurasia Net”, these workshops are part of the framework of the Chinese soft…Read More »
Two centenarian pen pals are still sending letters across the Atlantic after writing to one another since the 1930s. Geoff Banks from Honiton in Devon, UK, and Celesta Byrne from Texas, US, started writing to each other when they were both in their 20s, and have continued their friendship ever since. Geoff Banks was originally given Celesta Byrne’s address in…Read More »