FACTS OF THE DAY

9 May 2017

As a teenager, Tim Farron had a picture of Mrs Thatcher on his bedroom wall.

telegraph.co.uk

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Scientists at the University of Texas have managed to cure diabetes in mice.

newatlas.com

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Dermatologists at the University of Texas have accidentally discovered the skin cells responsible for baldness and the reason why hair turns grey.

newatlas.com

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United Airlines has apologized for flying a passenger who does not speak English 3,000 miles in the wrong direction.

telegraph.co.uk

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A Pakistan International Airlines captain is said to have let a trainee first officer fly a plane with 305 passengers aboard while he took a nap in business class.

telegraph.co.uk

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Southeastern trains in Kent have been delayed due to llamas on the line.

telegraph.co.uk