See Kristin Scott Thomas as the Queen in London’s The Audience

first_img View Comments Before original West End star Helen Mirren hops the pond to play Elizabeth II in The Audience on Broadway, she’s passing the London crown to Kristin Scott Thomas! A new version of Peter Morgan’s The Audience will begin performances April 21, 2015 at the Apollo Theatre, directed by Stephen Daldry. The acclaimed play imagines a series of pivotal meetings between the Queen and her 12 Prime Ministers. Check out this sneak peek photo of Thomas in her royal robes, then see The Audience in the West End…and on Broadway!last_img read more

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NegOcc police ensures protection for frontliner personnel

first_img“If they have to be arrested, then they will be arrested. If they have been violating the rules repeatedly, we cannot allow that,” Palgue said.Policemen, however, have to be humane in enforcing the laws during the health crisis, he added. (With a report from PNA/PN) “Before they are allowed to go home, they should be safe. We must learn to live with COVID-19,” he said during a virtual press conference, adding that the member of the 1st Negros Occidental Provincial Mobile Force Company who was infected with the virus already recovered. According to Palgue, those who come from frontline duties are required to undergo the mandatory 14-day quarantine and COVID-19 testing before going home to their respective families. Provincial police director Colonel Romeo Palgue said Tuesday policemen are provided with personal protective equipment, some of which were donated by patrons, while on assignment. The police officer was among those who assisted returning Negrenses billeted in a hotel in this city. Palgue said the policeman was quarantined at the Provincial Healing Center in EB Magalona town while being treated.center_img Policemen are also currently assigned in the border control checkpoints in the boundaries of this province as part of the continuing community quarantine measures in Negros Occidental. “They are manning the checkpoints 24/7. They will remain there until further instructions,” Palgue said. BACOLOD City – The Negros Occidental Police Provincial Office has ensured that its personnel assigned to the frontlines in the battle against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) get ample protection. Meanwhile, he said the provincial police office has also been instructed to apprehend Negrenses who violate COVID-19 preventive measures such as the use of face masks and safe physical distancing.last_img read more

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Football News FA Cup Final Highlights, Chelsea vs Manchester United: Conte’s men win eighth FA CUP

first_imgNew Delhi: Manchester United lock horns with Chelsea as two of the biggest teams in English football clash in the Final of FA Cup on Saturday.Both the sides are eyeing for a silverware to celebrate with something at the end of the season.In the Premier League, Chelsea missed out on the Champions League spot so they would be hungrier for the FA Cup. But Mourinho’s sides have always done well against big opposition and they will be full of determination to win the FA Cup.LIVE UPDATES: #  Jose Mourinho has lost his first ever domestic cup final in England, winning each of his previous five.# FULL TIME WHISTLE! And Chelsea are the FA CUP Champions!# 95′ Corner for Chelsea and about time ref blows his whistle..# 94′ Martial takes the corner but Courtois collects it calmly. Conte animated near the touchline..moments left now!# 93′ Matic shoots! But its just over the bar. Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United# 5 added minutes!# 90′ Goalscorer Eden Hazard is off for Willian! # 89′ A corner for Chelsea and Fabregas takes it short to Hazard who tries to shield it.# 89′ Morata in for Giroud!# 87′ Manchester United are trying to find that final pass and Chelsea have gone down deep in their half. Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United # 86′ Phil Jones makes way for Juan Mata!# 84′ Sanchez has a crack but the shot is way wide off the target.# 81′ BIG CHANCE! A free header by Pogba and how did he missed it? # 79′ Matic WHACKS it but straight to Courtois, who makes a comfortable save. Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United# 74′ Clash of heads between Jones and Giroud! NASTY!# 73′ DOUBLE CHANGE! Rashford and Lingard OFF for Lukaku and Martial# 71′ SAVE! Rashford finds himself open in the Chelsea box, and tried to chip Courtois, who made himself big enough for the save!# 69′ BIG CHANCE! Alonso is free inside the box but hits it straight to De Gea, weaker foot did the rest. Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United# 68′ Alonso crosses it but Young cleared it with ease.# 67′ A war of words between Azpilicueta and Ashley Young, as the Man Utd left back claims a foul!# 63′ Worry for Chelsea as Courtois is holding his calf.# 62′ OFFSIDE! Sanchez puts it behind the net but is called offside, and the VAR confirmed it!# 61′ Hazard with his tricky feet hits a cross but its straight to De Gea.# 60′ Sanchez is dispossesed by tag team of Kante and Moses# Antonio Valencia gets a Yellow Card for a foul on Hazard.# 57′ A juicy ball by Fabregas in the box, but De Gea gets to the ball first. Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United# 55′ A dangerous attack by Manchester United, but Pogba’s pass is straight at Courtois! # 50′ Romelu Lukaku is warming up in the sidelines! # 49′ Hazard is down holding his face, nothing major to worry about as the medical team are with him.# 46′ Rashford trying to find someone in the box, but Alonso does well and earns a throw in!# We are off for the second half! # 46′ Rashford mishits a great chance! Ref blows the half time whistle. Chelsea 1-Manchester United# 44′ JUST! Jones headed the ball whisker away from the near post! Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United# 43′ Yet another corner for Man Utd, Rashford at it this time! Spotted Fred the Red at Wembley yet? Give him a wave if so! 👋 #MUFC #ForUnited #EmiratesFACup pic.twitter.com/mlVP3i7bP0— Manchester United (@ManUtd) May 19, 2018The lads have arrived at Wembley! #FACupFinal pic.twitter.com/aUdKlTQxTV— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) May 19, 2018Reporting for #EmiratesFACup final duty at Wembley! #MUFC #ForUnited pic.twitter.com/zAzvtyfYaN— Manchester United (@ManUtd) May 19, 2018 For all the Latest Sports News News, Football News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. # 42′ Manchester United are trying to carve out something but Chelsea gets a foul for a push by Lingard to Cahill. # 37′ Corner taken by Sanchez but its straight to Courtois.# Fabregas hit the wall, and Kante recollects it in the half-way line!# 34′ Bakayoko brought down in a very dangerous position just outside the penalty box. Fabregas and Alonso over it!# 32′ Chelsea are seeing more of the ball now as we cross the 30 minute mark.# 29′ Paul Pogba SHOOTS, but just wide of Courtois’ goal! Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United.# Eden Hazard’s penalty was the first scored in an FA Cup final since Ruud van Nistelrooy for Man Utd v Millwall in 2004 (excl shootouts)# 25′ Alexis Sanches on the dead ball after Pogba was brough down just outside the penalty box, which leads to a corner!center_img # A special achievement for Eden Hazard as he is appearing for the 300th time for Chelsea!A special achievement, @HazardEden10! 👏#FACupFinal pic.twitter.com/Ooo02UfPuI— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) May 19, 2018# Manchester United: De Gea, Valencia (c), Jones, Smalling, Young, Matic, Herrera, Pogba, Lingard, Sanchez, Rashford   Subs: Romero, Bailly, Darmian, Mata, McTominay, Lukaku, Martial# Chelsea: Courtois, Azpilicueta, Cahill (c), Rudiger, Moses, Kante, Fabregas, Bakayoko, Alonso, Hazard, Giroud.    Subs: Caballero, Zappacosta, Chalobah, Barkley, Pedro, Willian, Morata.Looking sharp, lads! 👔 #FACupFinal pic.twitter.com/HzWZoHzz1e— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) May 19, 2018 # 21′ GOAL! Hazard calmly slots it to the wrong side of De Gea. Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United# 20′ PENALTY! Hazard is brought down by Phil Jones and referree points towards the spot.# 19′ Hazard with a wayward mispass, not expected of him.# Both the teams are cautious yet ambitious of getting a finding a better attack, a great start.# 15′ Great tussle between Matic and Bakayoko with the Serb getting the better of the Chelsea man.# 13′ A PENALTY SHOUT by the Chelsea, Bakayoko went down in the box. NO is the call by the referree. # 12′ Manchester United are seeing more of the ball with players trying to find Rashford in the middle.# A lively start to the game, with both the teams trying to find something in the attack, good defensive organisation by both.# 8′ Eden Hazard with a wicked shot at De Gea’s near post but strong save by the Spaniard. # 7′ Lingard tries to burst a run through the middle but was caught by Kante. Free kick.# 1:50′ – Fabregas hit the free kick straight to the De Gea’s hand!# 0′ – KICK OFF! last_img read more

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