The Australian actress, 53, plays conductor Lydia Tar, who is a complicated genius who faces accusations in the psychological drama. She thanked the producers for “holding their nerve” in making the film. Cate Blanchett wins the BAFTA award for Leading Actress for her work on Tár @tarmovie @focusfeatures #EEBAFTAs pic.twitter.com/J9lzhuUI8b — BAFTA (@BAFTA) February 19, 2023Blanchett told the Baftas ceremony on Sunday she “didn’t prepare anything” for her “extraordinary” win. She also thanked Universal Pictures-based Focus Features “for being such extraordinary partners (as) this was a very dangerous and career ending, potentially, undertaking, and so thanks for holding the nerve”. Blanchett previously told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme that she had the “utmost respect” for the “trailblazer of a musician and a conductor”.
England World Cup winner George Cohen has died aged 83, his former club Fulham have announced. Banks is also remembered for his stunning save from Pele’s header in England’s 1970 World Cup clash with Brazil. He later opted to sell his World Cup winner’s medal, although Fulham purchased the item to display at Craven Cottage. Ray WilsonRay Wilson, right, celebrates with the World Cup trophy (PA)England’s left-back Wilson kept the lowest profile of the 1966 winners. On September 28, 2021, Liverpool announced Hunt had died aged 83 following a long illness.3 months ago Barrhead News
A partial solar eclipse is set to grace skies across the UK next week as the Moon passes between the Earth and the Sun. 😎 Tune in on Tuesday, 25 October to watch the partial solar eclipse LIVE with @ROGAstronomers astronomers from the Royal Observatory ➡ https://t.co/G8XDhUD2F9 Featuring detailed footage and expert commentary, this will be one of the best ways to watch. ☀️ Learn how and when to view the eclipse safely here 👇https://t.co/rMwCV4LceE 📷: Robin Scagell/Galaxy pic.twitter.com/zkAhkCyXw0 — Royal Astronomical Society (@RoyalAstroSoc) October 21, 2022The partial eclipse will end at 11:51am. He added: “The simplest way to watch an eclipse is to use a pinhole in a piece of card. “Under no circumstances should you look through the pinhole.”Dr Massey said another popular method used to view an eclipse is the mirror projection method.5 months ago Barrhead News
British artists have made history as they dominate the top 10 singles of 2022 for the first time since the music industry began publishing end-of-year sales charts more than 50 years ago. Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran followed behind with his track Bad Habits coming in second while his collaboration with Nigerian singer Fireboy DML, called Peru, came third. The list was based on combined streaming and sales activity throughout 2022. Pop megastar Styles was also behind 2022’s top album with his Grammy and Mercury shortlisted Harry’s House. “This outstanding achievement is a testament to the rich music talent that continues to emerge from across the UK’s nations and regions, fuelled by the passion, investment and skills of UK record labels.2 months ago Barrhead News
The FAA ordered all US flights to delay departures until 9am EST (2pm GMT), though airlines said they were aware of the situation and had already begun grounding flights. At 8am EST (1pm GMT), there were more than 2500 delayed flights within, into or out of the United States, according to the flight tracking website FlightAware, exceeding the number of all delayed flights on the previous day. More than 21,000 flights were scheduled to take off in the US on Wednesday, mostly domestic trips, and about 1840 international flights expected to fly to the US, according to aviation data firm Cirium. Inbound international flights into Miami International Airport continued to land, but all departures have been delayed since 6.30am (11.30am GMT), said airport spokesman Greg Chin. United Airlines said that it had temporarily delayed all domestic flights and would issue an update once it learned more from the FAA.2 months ago Barrhead News
Later in the episode, Claudia received a text inviting her to choose two boys to take on a date. When asked why she picked him, Claudia, from Blackburn, replied: “You’re very easy on the eyes. Cheeky chappy, really good vibes from him.”However, with Casey, she said she could not stop smiling and felt that their conversation flowed better. The episode ended on a dramatic cliff-hanger as the islanders were instructed to gather around the fire pit immediately. The boys will pick which girl they want to couple up with.1 month ago Barrhead News
Owen Farrell could face a race against time to be fit for England’s Autumn Nations Series opener against Argentina. The Saracens captain went off midway through the second-half of his team’s 22-20 Gallagher Premiership victory over Exeter at Sandy Park. He took a knee to his head in an accidental blow, giving England head coach Eddie Jones an anxious wait on his fly-half ahead of the Pumas’ Twickenham visit on November 6. Luke Cowan-Dickie added to England’s injury issues (Steve Haag/PA)It follows injuries to England squad members Jonny May (elbow) and Henry Arundell (ankle) during Friday’s Premiership clash between London Irish and Gloucester. On Farrell, Saracens rugby director Mark McCall said: “He is with the doctors now.5 months ago Barrhead News
Rishi Sunak warned his warring MPs the Conservatives must “unite or die” in the face of a “profound economic challenge” after winning the race to be the next prime minister. Mr Sunak hit the ground running by telling Conservative MPs behind closed doors in the House of Commons they face an “existential moment”. In an 86-second address to the nation, Mr Sunak promised to serve with “integrity and humility”. In a statement posted online two minutes before the deadline, Ms Mordaunt said her opponent now has her “full support”. Deputy Labour leader Angela Rayner said: “Rishi Sunak has no mandate and no idea what working people need.5 months ago Barrhead News