Manchester police deaths, iPhone 5 and Robbie Williams: 7 days, 7 quotes
Friday, 21 September 2012
*Manchester police mourn the death of two officers, Apple's iPhone 5 is finally released and Robbie Williams's wife gives birth to his first child.
Manchester police officers Fiona Bone and Nicola Hughes were killed in the attack on September 18 (Picture: PA)
We've picked the most memorable quotes from across the news this week, including Paris Hilton's negative comments on homosexuals and Joe Hart's strong reaction after Manchester City's 3-2 lost to Real Madrid in the Champions League.
'Nicola was our only daughter and a beautiful child. She was always happy with life and lived for her family.'Nicola Hughes' mother Susan, father Bryan and younger brother Sam released a statement after she was killed in Manchester along with colleague Fiona Bone in a shooting and grenade attack.
A customer celebrates being the first to get his hands on the iPhone 5 (Picture: Reuters)
'I didn't expect that kind of entrance to be honest with you, I thought I was just queuing for a phone but it was absolutely mad.'IT businessman Ryan Williams was one of the first people to get their hands on an iPhone 5 after he camped outside the Apple store all week to raise money for charity.
Robbie Williams reckons his baby daughter Teddy has little hope of being normal under his influence (Picture: Getty)
‘I just want a really quirky, kind kid. As long as she’s kind and has got good manners then we’re cool.’Robbie Williams talked about his hopes for baby daughter Teddy who was born earlier this week.
Paris Hilton has been forced to apologise after insulting the gay community (Picture: AP)
‘Eww... gay guys are the horniest people in the world. Most of them probably have Aids... I would be so scared if I was a gay guy... you’ll like die of Aids.’Paris Hilton was recorded on tape talking negatively about gay men. She later tried to walk back the comments claiming she was trying to 'express the dangers of unprotected sex'.
Joe Hart saw Real Madrid score two late goals to sink Manchester City (Picture: Reuters)
‘You can't go 2-1 up with five minutes to go and lose the game. Who else can we blame? We can only blame ourselves.’Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart blamed himself and his team after their 3-2 defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League.
The topless photos of the Duchess of Cambridge have been published in several European magazines (Picture: Getty)
‘The irony of this whole thing is that the photographer who took these pictures is an Englishman living in the south of France.’This week it was claimed the photographer who took the topless pictures of Kate Middleton was British.
This will be Karen Gillan's final series of Doctor Who (Picture: BBC)
'I just want people to look back over the Pond era fondly. I have had the best years of my life on this show, hand on my heart.'Doctor Who star Karen Gillan revealed her character Amy Pond would leave the hit BBC show in a very 'final' way.