Ian Botham dismisses Aussie batsman for 0

Ian Botham dismisses Aussie batsman for 0

August 14, 1981: Howzat! England cricketer Ian Botham dives full length to dismiss Australian batsman John Dyson for 0 at the Fifth Ashes Test at Old Trafford. The inspirational all-rounder took the catch from the bowling of Bob Willis to help England win the match by...
Robbie Fowler celebrates Manchester City goal

Robbie Fowler celebrates Manchester City goal

August 14, 2004: Robbie Fowler celebrates scoring for Manchester City in the 28th minute of their Premier League match against Fulham. The game at the City of Manchester Stadium – the first of the season – ended in a 1-1 draw as Collins John equalised for Fulham...
Dog saves another dog from drowning

Dog saves another dog from drowning

August 4, 1966: Proud owner Stanley Lomax is pictured with his dog Thane, who showed real canine courage when he saved another dog from drowning. The 11-month-old retriever, photographed at home in Farnworth, near Bolton, was presented with a special plaque for...
Bowie belts out classic hits at Maine Road

Bowie belts out classic hits at Maine Road

August 7, 1990: David Bowie belts out some of his classic hits at Maine Road, Manchester, on his worldwide Sound and Vision tour. Bowie visited 27 countries in five continents, giving 108 performances in seven months. The tour started in Quebec City, Canada, in March...