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Last Updated: Thursday December 15 2005 13:39 GMT

In Pictures: Review of the Year 2005 - February

Charity wristbands

Charity wristbands were big business in February and some schools even banned them.

Ellen MacArthur

Ellen MacArthur smashed the record for sailing single-handedly around the world, beating the previous record by 33 hours.

Anti-hunt protesters

Anti-hunt protesters were celebrating after hunting with dogs was banned in February.

Model wearing fur

But animal rights campaigners weren't quite so happy when real fur found its way back onto the catwalk.

Franz Ferdinand

Franz Ferdinand enjoyed massive success this month winning gongs at the Brit Awards and NME Awards.

Tragically, over 500 people died and many were left homeless after a powerful earthquake hit Iran.

Tragically, over 500 people died and many were left homeless after a powerful earthquake hit Iran.

A chemical called Sudan 1 which is found in many foods was banned after it was linked to cancer.

A chemical called Sudan 1 which is found in many foods was banned after it was linked to cancer. Some meals were withdrawn from schools in case they contained the chemical.

Kids playing in snow

And hundreds of kids got the day off school when parts of the UK were covered by heavy snow.



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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