Top boxing coach uses arcade game to train fighters

October 5, 2012 | by | 0 Comments

A top London boxing coach has turned to computer games in a bid to improve his fighters’ reaction speed.

Last remaining Sikh warrior lives in Wolverhampton

November 8, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

The world’s last surviving Sikh warrior master who has devoted his life to learning an ancient martial art is – from WOLVERHAMPTON, it was revealed today. Former factory worker Nidar Singh Nihang, 44, was trained in the mysterious art of Shastar Vidiya by an 80-year-old guru from northern India. Selfless Nidar has devoted his entire…

Shop refuses to sell great-grandmother, 92, alcohol without ID

November 1, 2011 | by | 5 Comments

A great-grandmother blasted shop staff today after they refused to sell her alcohol at the age of 92 – because she had no ID to prove she was over 18. Diane Taylor was stunned to be asked for proof of age when she asked for a bottle of whisky from her local One Stop Shop….

Cash-strapped council erects 40ft golden monument

October 25, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

A cash-strapped council has been slammed after they erected a bizarre 40ft-high golden monument – in a NATURE RESERVE. The £100,000 space-age structure dominates the skyline of the tranquil park, which boasts several lagoons, woodland habitats and a Site of Special Scientific Interest. The huge tower – named ‘Gold Leaf: Buried Sunlight’ – was built…

NASA solves 2,000 year old supernova mystery

October 25, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

Pop the Champagne … scientists today revealed they have solved a 2,000 year old mystery as to how the first ever recorded supernova took place. Chinese astronomers documented a massive explosion in 185 A.D when they witnessed a strange light in the sky for eight months. It wasn’t until the 1960s that scientists realised this…

Artist’s incredible stone balancing sculptures

October 18, 2011 | by | 2 Comments

A patient artist created these gravity-defying sculptures without the use of glue or pins by painstakingly balancing stones on one another. Delicate Adrian Gray, 44, spends hours scouring his local beach to select the ideal sized rocks, boulders and pebbles to fit with another. Adrian then arranges them in precarious positions by very carefully ‘feeling’…

Freerunners perform backflips at 10 Downing Street

October 7, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

This is the moment freerunner pulls off an incredible backflip inside – 10 Downing Street. Talented Chima Akenzua, 21, had free reign to perform his daring moves around the famous property while David Cameron prepared for the Conservative Party Conference. He was joined by fellow freerunner Karol Michta, 17, with the dynamic duo diving over…

You having a bath? Daredevils enjoy jacuzzi suspended from 500ft high bridge

October 6, 2011 | by | 2 Comments

This is the terrifying moment a group of adrenaline junkies suspended themselves from a bridge 500ft above the ground – in a JACUZZI. The 25 daredevils spent six hours assembling the makeshift hot-tub and hanging it from the New Gueuroz Bridge in Switzerland. They then abseiled onto the platform for a relaxing bath, enjoying champagne…

Designer creates home out of a dumpster

September 30, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

A designer has created a home out of a DUMPSTER – complete with kitchen, toilet and shower. Gregory Kloehn spent seven months converting a street skip into a permanent place to live. He fitted a kitchen, toilet, shower, living and sleeping areas – all within the tiny confines of the typical dumpster. The 40-year-old’s property…

Schoolgirl has rugby ball-sized tumour removed

September 30, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

A petite schoolgirl has made a ‘miracle’ recovery after surgeons removed a tumour from her chest – the size of a RUGBY BALL. Brave Lucy Betts, 12, could barely breath as the huge tumour crushed her left lung ”like a crisp packet” against her heart. Doctors initially treated Lucy for asthma until an X-ray and…

Teenager wins World Freestyle Football World Championships

September 29, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

English football fans can finally celebrate an international cup win after a 19-year-old was crowned world champion – at trick KEEPY-UPPIES. Talented Andrew Henderson, 19, has ended 45 years of hurt by winning the World Freestyle Football World Championships in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He dazzled the judges with a jaw-dropping range of tricks to music…

School bans leather footballs

September 22, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

Parents were today furious after a school banned leather footballs in the playground – and replaced them with SPONGE ones to prevent injury. The junior school’s head teacher has banned old-fashioned footballs – booted around by youngsters for generations – in response to ”a number of accidents”. She ruled that pupils could only use lighter…

Nice little urner: youngster scatters gran’s ashes in space

September 20, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

A space fan gave his late grandmother a cosmic send-off by scattering her ashes – at the edge of SPACE. Chester Mojay-Sinclare, 22, placed Pat Sinclare’s remains into a mini urn and attached it to a meteorological balloon which he floated 100,000ft above East Anglia. A mechanism then released the ashes into the stratosphere –…

Noel Edmonds left £500k out of pocket after failed property deal

September 20, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

Television presenter Noel Edmonds today sued a close former friend and business associate in court over a failed property deal which left him £500,000 out of pocket. The Deal Or No Deal star, 62, claims house builder and designer Ulrik Lawson, 50, owes him more than £370,000 over the bungled venture on a £2.1million country…

Football fan moves into favourite club’s stadium

September 16, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

A football nut loves his local club so much – he is moving into the stadium. Spencer ‘Spenny’ Larham, 41, is known locally as Wisbech Town football club’s most dedicated supporter. The devoted dad-of-two has attended more than 400 games, missed only one away game since 2005 and once saw 60 games in a single…

Lottery millionaire stacks shelves at Asda

September 15, 2011 | by | 1 Comment

A Lotto winner who scooped £2.49million has returned to work – stacking shelves at Asda. Hard-working Nicky Cusack, 46, was battling breast cancer when she hit the jackpot in 2009 and says the thought of returning to work kept her going through her darkest days. After finishing chemotherapy and radiotherapy she returned to her job…

Breast-seller: New Yorkers found topless reading club (NSFW)

September 8, 2011 | by | 8 Comments

A group of liberated ladies have a ‘novel’ approach to literacy by founding a public reading club — for TOPLESS women. (Article contains nudity) The voluptuous New York women set up The Outdoor Co-Ed Topless Pulp Fiction Appreciation Society for people who ”wanted to make reading sexy”. Women have the same rights as men when…