And in Hackney Wick, London, in 1865, Parkes
created Parkesine, a precursor to celluloid.
suggested that small quantities of phosphorus would increase the strength of metallic alloys.
Each year, Parkes
-- whose radio telescope played a pivotal role in bringing Neil Armstrong's 1969 moon landing to the world -- transforms into a haven for Elvis enthusiasts when it hosts a five-day tribute festival.
Here, we chart the journey of Parkes
, from New Zealand's North Island to Welsh rugby's theatre of dreams.
<B Hadleigh Parkes
in typically dynamic action for Scarlets in the west Wales derby against Ospreys
, who is believed to have taught at Inveralmond Community High in Livingston, claimed she was not aware of SQA guidance on quality assurance although she had been a marker for four years.
The conclusion of the hearing at Bradford Coroner's Court heard how Mrs Parkes
had been at Calderdale for the previous two days where she underwent an endoscopy.
asks not what literary impressionism was, but what it did, in culture and history as well as aesthetics.
It has been reported that days before his death Mr Parkes
, from Daventry, was arrested by police for attempting to groom a young girl - who turned out to be Hunter.
In fact, a lot of people trooped to Parkes
Central Station in Australia's NSW just to see the arrival of the Elvis Express.
A court heard how Parkes
and an accomplice went to the mosque early on November 13, 2010.
from near Cheltenham, southern England, was also said to have been angry at a television news report on Armistice Day in 2010, which showed Muslim extremists burning poppies during a demonstration in London.