Lib Dem councillor accused or racism after slamming Labour’s ‘Scottish candidate’

April 30, 2013 | by | 1 Comment

Councillor Steve Comer describes his rival Mhairi Threlfall as “Labour’s candidate from Scotland”.

Nursery nurse ‘sacked for smacking her own daughter on the bottom’

April 30, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

Kyshia Cammock , 25, was fired from Little Folks Nursery in Birmingham following a tribunal.

Gran, 65, sheds 10 stone so she can pose naked as a calendar girl

April 30, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

Linda Thomson, 66, spent most of her life on fad diets trying to tackle her bulging 20 stone body which left her struggling to fit most high street clothing. But embarrassed at not being able to play with her grandchildren and terrified her health was deteriorating the retired supermarket worker underwent a gastric sleeve operation.

Aristocrat to appear in court accused of repeatedly thrashing his wife

April 30, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

Lord Edward Alexander Somerset, son of the Duke of Beaufort, faces five counts of assault.

Judge admits SKINNY DIPPING as he sentences two drunken yobs

April 30, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

Crown court recorder Frank Abbott made the bizarre revelation after the men admitted assaulting someone.

Killer birds called after students are attacked by thousands of seagulls

April 30, 2013 | by | 1 Comment

Officials say undergraduates are being bombarded and left covered in muck.

Father died from burst blood vessel after being discharged from hospital with GAVISCON

April 30, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

Daren Hooper, 42, was rushed to hospital after collapsing at work and was diagnosed with gastro-oesophageal reflux and given antacids as treatment.But doctors failed to carry out a CT scan which would have spotted if a leaky artery was slowly filling his chest with blood, the hearing was told.

Ticket to ride – new iPhone game donates profits to a wheely good cause

April 29, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

The world’s first app which will donate all profits to charity has been announced  – promising to give a bike to a child for every 387 downloads. SideKick Cycle is a downhill biking app set to be a big hit for smartphone users when it goes on sale on the iTunes and Android stores worldwide…

Incredible watch that always reminds you when it’s time to pray

April 26, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

The face of Jesus has been discovered in possibly the tackiest watch in the world. Covered in 100% fake gold banding, the gaudy Jesus Watch contains the image of Christ as well as the Virgin Mother on the face – making it one of the oddest watches ever. The £24.99 timepiece, available from online retail…

British Heart Foundation apologises after fining a volunteer for wearing the wrong TROUSERS

April 26, 2013 | by | 1 Comment

Carlos Saenz, 42, turned up wearing jeans on his induction day at the well-known charity.

Couple’s home is invaded by an escaped raging BULLOCK

April 26, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

Wendy and Terry Wright returned to find armed police surrounding their property and the steer inside.

Police dog rescues his handler after thief attacks him with a HACKSAW

April 26, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

PC Jonathan Wood and faithful sidekick Ivan came face to face with burglar Michael Stokes.

Six cops under investigation after putting a PILLOW CASE over a suspect’s head

April 26, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

The force has admitted putting a pillow case over the man’s head but claimed they did so to stop him spitting at officers.

Woman arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after car crashes into three people

April 26, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

The 49-year-old was arrested after two men and a ten-year-old boy were injured.

Woman, 31, tries to sue council after falling off a path while drunk on seven pints of lager

April 26, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

Sophie Tacagni was walking home with her boyfriend when she tumbled on the walkway.

A night on the rep-tiles! Brave turtle goes for a shell of a ride on a CROCODILE

April 26, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

The brave little map turtle has taken to crawling on the head of fearsome Gnasher – a caiman crocodile. Staff at the Blue Reef Aquarium in Newquay, Cornwall, first feared the croc would soon gobble up the small turtle – but he ie now a regular visitor.

Three cops, a patrol car and RIOT van race to quiet street to arrest… a SWAN

April 26, 2013 | by | 0 Comments

The stray bird was spotted wandering along a road near student accommodation in Lincoln on Thursday afternoon. Two PCSOs in a patrol car and an officer in a riot van were called to deal with the errant bird as it waddled around the student car park. It was the same police force that used marksmen to shoot dead a wandering cow.