This is a serious animal welfare issue. There is a huge emotional attachment to these animals, as demonstrated by the response from thousands of people to a similar situations at the zoo in KabulHelp on the way to Baghdad animals Apr 18, 2003
How about you and I show the world what true love is all aboutJockstrip: The world as we know it. Feb 28, 2011
After yesterday's surprise jump in U.S. unemployment, with the Americans off on holiday celebrating Independence Day, we are probably facing a directionless dayAsian markets mostly lower Friday Jul 03, 2009
This is a sad day for all of us at the zoo and in many ways, represents the passing of an era with the loss of these members of our gorilla familyZoo loses 2 gorillas to cancer in 2 days Dec 17, 2009
A lot of people say we're living on love, like it's a bad thingJockstrip: The world as we know it. Feb 28, 2011
David Henry Jones (born 11 March 1940) was a British athlete who competed in the 100 & 200 metres. He won three consecutive AAA tiles at 220 yards (1959–1961). He was educated at Felsted School
He competed for Great Britain in the 1960 Summer Olympics held in Rome, Italy in the 4 x 100 metre relay where he won the bronze medal with his team mates Peter Radford, David Segal and Nick Whitehead. He reached the 100 metres semi final where he was denied a place in the final in a photo finish with Ray Norton of the USA. David Jones subsequently won a gold medal in the 4 x 110 yards relay in the England team with Peter Radford, Alf Meakin, Len Carter, as well as winning a silver medal in the 220 yards even in the 1962 Empire and Commonwealth Games in Perth, Australia.
A. He was part of the 4 x 110 yards relay team (Peter Radford, Ron Jones & Berwyn Jones were his team mates) who defeated the USA team (which included Bob Hayes) at the White City Stadium in 1963 during the GB v USA match. Holder of World Best performance over 150 yards in time of 13.9 secs in May 1961 at Southend-on´Sea, England. David was also part of the ITV Track & Field commentary team for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics