Tot ‘dies’ five times a day

BABY Jess Kerr has to be resuscitated five times a day because a genetic condition means she forgets to keep breathing.

Life on a knife-edge | Jess' parents have to perform CPR on her five times a day. (Image | Daily Star)
Life on a knife-edge | Jess’ parents have to perform CPR on her five times a day. (Image | Daily Star)

She was born with Patau syndrome — a chromosome abnormality which affects fewer than 200 UK tots.

Jess has battled the condition — which causes her to turn blue — since birth and needs 24-hour supervision.

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Girl banned from class over nose stud

A SCHOOLGIRL has been banned from lessons — for refusing to remove a nose stud.

No study | Jesika Thompson excluded from lessons. (Image | Manchester Evening News)
No study | Jesika Thompson excluded from lessons. (Image | Manchester Evening News)

Jesika Thompson, 14, had worn it without complaint for a year.

But she was tackled by a teacher who demanded she take it out as it was a “health hazard”.

Jesika, of Northern Moor, Gtr Manchester, was made to work on her own for four hours at Loreto High School in Chorlton.

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Quiet life key to QPR success

QPR FanZoner Chris King believes staying away from the headlines has been key to the R’s impressive start to life in the Championship.


High flyer | Charlie Austin slides across the Loftus Road turf after scoring against Barnsley. (Image | Daily Mail)
High flyer | Charlie Austin slides across the Loftus Road turf after scoring against Barnsley. (Image | Daily Mail)

There is something bizarre going on at Loftus Road these days – complacency.

After years of tabloid back pages, and sometimes front pages, boardroom scraps, bad owners, high-profile transfers, on-pitch disasters, off-pitch disasters, foolish acquisitions, vain boasts and millions of pounds wasted, all is unnervingly calm.

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Victoria Silvstedt is ready for bed

VICTORIA Silvstedt looks ever so Swede as she flashes her come-to-bed eyes in an after-dark photoshoot.

Lacy treat | She models lingerie range. (Image | Protothema)
Lacy treat | She models lingerie range. (Image | Protothema)

The blonde model, 39, looks sensational as she poses in her new lingerie range, Very.

In one shot Victoria lies seductively in blue-green undies and plays with her hair, while in another the former Playboy Playmate of the Year makes a late-night phone call in a black and white floral two-piece.

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