Passengers in England have more or less-seen it all, but many were left shocked at the sight of a royal riding by the railway. Kate Middleton took the Wherry Lines to Norfolk on Friday.The highness visited the Nook Hospice, center for ill children, connected to Kate’s own patronage East Anglia's Children's Hospices.After a three-hour ride to the East Anglia County northeast of London, the Duchess of Cambridge was seen leaving the Norwich train station.Videos posted by passersby show Kate exiting the station by walking past platforms one and two, with her royal escorts accompanying her. The royal highness was seen wearing a magenta suit by Oscar de la Renta dress along with black tights and heels underneath and a complementary black tote. Kate was last seen in this dress in January at an outing in the Royal Opera House, London.For the event, Kate swapped out the larger bag for an Aspinal x Beulah clutch.At the event for which she had taken the train, Kate was given a tour of the … [Read more...] about Kate Middleton shocks passengers as she takes the local train for a royal engagement
(CNN)The 2019 Soul Train Music Awards are in the books, ending in a big night for Chris Brown and his song with Drake, "No Guidance," which took home three trophies. The Sunday evening show, hosted by "Martin" costars Tichina Arnold and Tisha Campbell at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, included the presentation of the Lady of Soul Award to gospel legend Yolanda Adams and a tribute to super producers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, who were the recipients of the Legend Award. Singer Lizzo took home two awards. The following is the list of nominees with winners indicated by *WINNER in bold: Best New Artist Read More Summer Walker *WINNER Lucky Daye Mahalia Nicole Bus Pink Sweat$ YK Osiris Soul Train Certified Award Trevor Jackson *WINNER Ciara Daniel Caesar Fantasia india.arie Kelly Rowland Best Gospel/Inspirational Award Kirk Franklin *WINNER Bebe Winans Donald Lawrence Erica Campbell Tasha Cobbs Leonard Tori Kelly Rhythm & Bars Award Cardi B, "Money" *WINNER 21 … [Read more...] about 2019 BET Soul Train Awards: The winners list
A set of brand new Queensland commuter trains were flawed 'from day one' and a series of problems with the carriages will cost $335.7 million to fix. The then Liberal National Party state government signed off on the $4.4 billion 'bargain' contract in 2013, despite numerous problems with the carriages, a Commission of Inquiry found. But the so-called 'New Generation Rollingstock' set of 75 trains were botched from the beginning and technically illegal to operate. A set of brand new Queensland commuter trains were flawed 'from day one' with some walkways between seats (pictured) so narrow that passengers needing to use a wheelchair would not be able to get through the carriages Current estimates indicate the trains will cost taxpayers $4.5 million each to fix - more than double what was initially expected. Of the 75 trains delivered, just 37 are in service and the entire fleet won't all be operational for another six years. RELATED … [Read more...] about Can you spot what’s wrong with this photo? Glaring problem with new trains will cost taxpayers $336M to fix – as government is slammed for signing off on ‘doomed’ fleet
Chris Brown was the big winner of last night’s 2019 Soul Train Music Awards, as his song featuring Drake, “No Guidance,” took three awards, including Song of the Year, Best Dance and Best Collaborative performances. Hosted by Tichina Arnold and Tisha Campbell (both of Martin) from Las Vegas, the awards show saw gospel singer Yolanda Adams receive the Lady of Soul Award, and producers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis honored with the Legend Award. The following is the list of nominees, with winners listed first and in bold: Best New ArtistSummer Walker Soul Train Certified AwardTrevor Jackson Best Gospel/Inspirational AwardKirk Franklin Related Story Snap Inc. Stock Falls After Rihanna Rips An Ad For Trivializing Domestic Abuse Rhythm & Bars AwardCardi B, “Money” Best R&B/Soul Female ArtistH.E.R. Best R&B/Soul Male ArtistKhalid Album/Mixtape of the YearCuz I Love You, Lizzo Song of the Year“No Guidance,” Chris Brown feat. … [Read more...] about Chris Brown Takes Three BET Soul Train Awards – 2019 Winners List
Note to would-be directors of animated features: get your composer involved from the start. That was one of the key observations from The Contenders L.A. DreamWorks Animation panel Saturday, that featured filmmaking talent behind How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World and Abominable. “I try to put get [composer] John [Powell] involved as early as possible, sending him scripts from the earliest drafts,” said Dean DeBlois, director of all three Dragon films including The Hidden World. “This is our third installment of a trilogy so we have honed a partnership over a 10-year period in which I completely trust John and his instincts and know that he is a great storyteller in his own right,” DeBlois added. “He finds themes that I might not be as aware of as I’m writing on the surface and they play like harmonies to the intention that I try to put on screen.” Related Story 'How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World' Review: Third … [Read more...] about DreamWorks Animation’s ‘How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World’ & ‘Abominable’ Stress Importance Of Getting Composers Aboard Early – The Contenders L.A.