The charges of common assault and false imprisonment of a woman were dropped before he faced court
The Perseid meteor shower could be seen across the globe, including in Europe, the United States and Canada.
October is set to be a dazzling month for stargazers as Halley’s comet makes a comeback to British skies. Starting this week the Orionid Meteor Shower - the remnants of the famous comet - will start firing off shooting stars. The news was announced by the Met Office, who said: “The Orionids are a remnant of Comet Halley and at its peak you could see up to 20 shooting stars per hour.
The double act, known as Vic and Bob, below, had to delay their 25th anniversary tour in October so Mortimer, 56, could have an operation after his arteries were found to be 95 per cent blocked. Speaking for the first time since the health scare, 57-year-old Reeves said he suffered pains in his chest during Mortimer’s illness. Bob is like a brother to me, so I literally had chest pains.