Lifelike baby dolls that are designed to stop teenage pregnancies have actually INCREASED the number of underage mums
The high tech baby simulators form part of sex education classes across the world and are touted as a key weapon to discourage girls from having sex. But a new study of the programme in Australia, published in The Lancet, found girls who took part were twice as likely to get pregnant and a third more likely to have an abortion than those who didn’t.
Officers closed off a busy high street on Sunday afternoon after a suspicious brown bag was discovered at a bus stop close to The Shard and London Bridge train station. After an investigation, police decided to execute a controlled explosion on the package, which splattered pesto and bread across shop windows.
The feral hogs are causing chaos by brazenly venturing out of the forest and onto residential streets on bin day – after learning how to tip them over. More than 1,000 wild pigs now roam free in the Forest of Dean but they used to keep themselves hidden in the thick woodlands.
Married Ashley Yates hid his device in the lavatory to record several youngsters of both sexes as well as teachers. Yates, 45, was jailed for two years and eight months after admitting three charges of making indecent photographs of children and two charges of voyeurism.
Criminal lost his testicles after he crashed his car and a branch smashed through his windscreen and skewered his GROIN
Unlucky Nicholas St Clair, 27, was driving at almost twice the speed limit when his VW Golf GTi hit a lampost and overturned and the tree impaled him. He later told police: “I pulled it out and my testicles fell out.”
The men abandoned their cars in nose-to-tail traffic on the northbound carriageway of the M5 and stepped over the barrier into the empty southbound side. They got a rugby ball and started throwing it around while they waited for the road to be re-opened through Somerset.
One-armed pensioner who shot dead dementia suffering wife is to serve six years for her manslaughter
Ronald King, 87, admitted manslaughter five days into his murder trial last month after it emerged he too was suffering from mixed vascular dementia. He was on trial for murdering his wife Rita, 81, after he shot her through the right eye with an antique Second World War revolver on December 28 last year.
The dog who thinks he’s a human: Rupert the Whippet has been enjoying the hot British summer – while sunbathing, gardening and snorkeling with fish
Rupert the four-year-old whippet loves dressing up and posing for the camera in all sorts of different scenarios. Owner Janet Burton, 58, captures the hilarious moments on her iPad all in the space of a minute as Rupert is such a pro now he just knows how to pose.
Tragic Bryan-Andrew Lock passed away in his sleep after being put to bed by his loving family. A heartbreaking photo taken moments after the little lad’s death shows his mum Jasmine Shortland, 23, cradling his tiny hand.
We might think that children of celebrities get everything they want handed to them on a plate, which leads to strange little creatures like Jaden Smith, however I recently saw that President Obama is making his eldest daughter Sasha work in a fish restaurant over summer, which shows there’s no escaping the daily grind, even…
A love-struck romantic has proposed to his girlfriend with Lego video documenting their relationship
Ben Anderson, 36, told his girlfriend Kirsten Dally, 37, that they were going to the cinema to watch the new Jason Bourne film. But she was astonished when instead of the movie trailers, they were shown a stop-motion animation of the best bits of their relationship narrated by a Lego Ben.
Alan Derrick, 67, and his son Tom, 39, went for a stroll along Sand Point in Weston-super-Mare in Somerset when they spotted the grey lump. Engineer Tom picked up the waxy ‘rock’ and keen fisherman Alan thought it looked like super valuable ‘whale poo’ he had once seen in a newspaper.
Roofer Lee Bourke, 21, knocked out goalie Niall Cowman’s two front teeth for letting in a flood of goals during a five-a-side game. Mr Cowman, who had known Bourke for several years, was between the sticks as their side went 6-0 down in the game at BKL astro turf pitches in Studley, Warks.
The large group of international itinerants have arrived at the posh area in soft top Audis and Merecdes pulling caravans. Photos show vehicles – with French, Belgian, Swiss and Slovenian number plates – parked on Durdham Downs in Bristol where the average house costs £770,000.
I-Life Digital Technology today unveiled its newest consumer laptop from the ZED family, the ZED AIR in Dubai, UAE. Targeted at first time PC buyers, the new laptop is designed for functionality. The ZED AIR packs value and durability with a whole bunch of features and an affordable retail price of AED 499 (USD 135/…
MyInfinity Finance, a specialist credit broker has moved their offices to larger premises in South Shields with rapid expansion plans. Formed in 2013 by Directors Keith Ahmed and Simon Hamilton, the business specialises in helping its commercial/professional practice clients across the UK secure funding for business growth, asset finance, invoice discounting, PI Insurance to name…
Mum faces triple amputation after contracting severe blood poisoning which left her in coma for 23 days
Mum-of-two Charly Babington was out shopping with a friend when she fell ill and 24 hours later was in a coma in hospital and on life support for 23 days. She was diagnosed with pneumococcal sepsis, a serious bacterial blood infection with a near 40 per cent mortality rate.