To remind ourselves of how life has changed and how some things stay the same it is fascinating to note what made the news this week, starting 6th July 2015
1985: Boris Becker became the youngest ever player to win the Wimbledon tennis tournament at the age of 17.
1965: Ronald Biggs – a member of the gang who carried out the Great Train Robbery in 1963 – escaped from Wandsworth prison.
2003: Conjoined Iranian twins who volunteered to go ahead with a major operation to separate them both died during surgery.
5th – The News singer Huey Lewis is 66
6th – ‘Rocky’ Actor Sylvester Stallone is 69 and religious leader the Dalai Lama is 80.
8th – The Wright Show TV host Matthew Wright is 50
9th – Red Dwarf actor Craig Charles is 51