1/7 In April, An army major, his wife, and a college lecturer were all found guilty of coughing their way to the top prize on TV show Who Wants To Be A Millionaire
2/7 After spending time in a Young Offenders Institute for carrying a gun, So Solid's Asher D (left) went to Jamaica with Newsround to talk to kids about gun crime
3/7 Beagle 2 blasted off in June, due to land on Mars on Christmas Day. The mission aims to look for life on the planet and to see how its mountains and rocks are formed
4/7 In August we were warned to be careful of getting Henna tattoos after a nine-year-old girl had a nasty reaction to one - she broke out in blisters around the design
5/7 Ian Duncan Smith lost his job as leader of the Conservative Party in October, when everyone in his party had to vote on whether he should stay or not.
6/7 George Bush arrived in the UK in November, the first US President to be officially invited here by the Queen. Thousands of people came out on the streets to protest against him.
7/7 In December Ian Huntley was found guilty of murdering Soham 10-year-olds Holly Wells and Jessica Chapman and was given two life sentences in prison. Huntley's ex-girlfriend Maxine Carr was found guilty of lying to police.