WATCH : Peckish seagull waddles into Greggs and helps itself to a packet of crisps

July 1, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
(Gordon Lindsay / SWNS)

This hilarious video shows the moment a stealthy seagull got fed up of waiting for scraps from the floor – so waddled into a Greggs store and nicked a packet of crisps. Captured on video by Gordon Lindsay, the sneaky seagull can be seen brazenly walking past the counter and straight to the shelves of…

Mum accused of fly tipping by council – for parking her PRAM outside her flat

July 1, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Stephanie Dickinson has 3 young children and lives in a top floor flat in Clevedon Square, Cheltenham (Gloucestershire Echo / SWNS)

Stephanie Dickenson, 26, came out of her property to find a council notice slapped on the buggy ordering her to move it within five days. If she fails to do so officials will remove it themselves – and charge her £40 for doing so.

BIKE Channel UK to showcase Munich Mash Swatch Prime Line Final

July 1, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Cycling fans can look forward to an action ­packed Saturday afternoon after BIKE Channel UK acquired LIVE broadcast rights from 4media for the Final of Swatch Prime Line, the Munich Mash Mountain Bike Slopestyle event. Swatch Prime Line will return as a Diamond Event on the FMB World Tour this year, as top athletes come…

Dad builds five-year-old son £6k putting green so he can emulate idol Rory McCilroy

June 30, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Golfing mad Bobby Moore in his front garden in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, that his dad Rob has transformed in to a state of the art putting green (SWNS)

Golfing mad Rob Moore splashed the cash to install the five-hole green, complete with specialist artificial grass, on his front lawn so his son Bobby can practice every day. And it seems all the practice is paying off after Bobby hit his first hole in one at the tender age of three and has won competitions against children aged 12

Teen stabbed innocent man to death after pal called young woman “fit”

June 30, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Tom Webb (Facebook)

Tragic Tom Webb, 22, was found with fatal wounds on St Peter’s Street in Derby at 8.30pm on January 19 this year. He was rushed to hospital but despite the best efforts of medics nothing could be done to save him and he later died.

Pensioner creates incredible Wallace and Gromit-style BREAKFAST machine

June 30, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
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The ‘Sunday Morning Breakfast Machine’ serves up perfectly runny soft-boiled eggs and toast, tea and coffee and even hands over the morning newspaper – all at the push of a button. Creative Peter Browne, 69, spent about 1,000 hours building the innovative contraption with pal Mervyn Huggett.

Romantic break ends with heartwarming flashmob proposal at airport

June 30, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Kyri Tsikkini, 29, proposes to sweetheart Elena Raouna, 25, with the help of a flashmob after they returned from a romantic weekend in Paris (SWNS)

The adorable proposal between Kyri Tsikkini, 29, and Elena Raouna, 25, was captured on camera just moments after they returned from a romantic weekend in Paris. Minutes after touch down at Leeds Bradford Airport, West Yorks., Elena was met by the flashmob who performed an amazing dance routine as she watched on.

Paul Gascoigne appeared at Dudley Magistrates charged with making racist joke about black security guard

June 29, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Paul Gascoigne leaving Dudley Magistrates Court, West Midlands, this morning, June 29 (SWNS)

The 49-year-old is accused of making the offensive remark when he spotted a black security guard in a corner of the stage and said he “could not tell if he is smiling.” The troubled star had originally been told he would not be prosecuted for the statement he made at the Civic Hall in Wolverhampton on November 30 last year.

‘Crocodile’ spotted washed up at london docks

June 29, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
The terrifying deadly creature aka, the rope (SWNS)

Passers-by and local workers panicked after thinking there was a crocodile basking on a floating pontoon on the Thames, yards away from where children were paddling. Horrified City worker Ben snapped a picture of the posible predator as he took a break from his Canary Wharf office job, to stroll with a colleague, yesterday lunchtime.

West London hospital to become the first in the country to give baby boxes of essentials to new parents

June 29, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
New style baby box (SWNS)

The west London hospital is the first in the country to give new mums ‘baby boxes’ – filled with nappies, clothes and other necessities. Heavy-duty boxes being handed out by Queen Charlotte’s and Chelsea Hospital also double as a crib.

Economical and effortless answer to total wall hygiene

June 29, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

When hygiene really counts, CleanClad hygienic wall cladding from MP Plastic Building Products Ltd is an extremely effective and economical alternative to other cladding systems. Designed specifically for spaces that require high levels of hygiene, such as commercial kitchens, food preparation and storage areas, laboratories, food processing premises and wet areas, CleanClad is the modern…

Ten-year-old died from “overwhelming” blood poisoning after specialist nurse ignored national guidelines while changing feeding tube

June 28, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Phoebe Willis (Bristol Post / SWNS)

Tragic Phoebe Willis screamed in pain and started bleeding when Carrie Anne Nash pushed the tube in despite feeling something blocking its way, a jury was told. Nash, 34, a paediatric specialist, then ignored a series of ‘red flag’ indicators and sent the youngster home, it was heard.

Friends dressed as Batman and Robin rescue kite surfer in trouble

June 28, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
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David Schneider and Derren Guile, both 40, were kayaking in their costumes for a Superhero Paddle when they spotted the victim being dragged across the beach and into the English Channel. The pair paddled over to the man who was struggling to take control of the kite at Shoreham Beach, West Sussex, who looked ‘gobsmacked’ to be being rescued by the two superheroes.

Couple turn heads by taking their four foot long monitor LIZARD for walkies on a lead

June 28, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
(Tristan Potter / SWNS)

Animal lovers John Robinson, 60, and his wife Pauline, 57, can regularly be seen taking a stroll with giant reptile Bow on the streets of Loughborough, Leics. They take the 8kg (17lb) beast to the local park and down the shops before returning home where he likes to curl up on the sofa or by the fire to watch TV.

Back to School with MadPax Backpacks – Going to school just got cool

June 28, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Multi-award winning and celebrity favourite U.S. back-pack brand MadPax launch new designs ready for Back to School 2016. Created in Phoenix Arizona in 2011 “MadPax was founded on one key principle – to create 3D inspired, progressively modern backpacks for kids of all ages,” claims MadPax co-founder, Tina Huber. MadPax allows kids to express their…

Britain’s worst pedophiles convicted of historic abuse of young boy

June 27, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
Douglas Slade (left) and Christopher Skeaping (right) (SWNS)

Ex-Navy chief Douglas Slade, 74, and racing driver Christopher Skeaping, 71, were members of the notorious Paedophile Information Exchange (PIE). The pro-paedophile activist network openly campaigned for legal sex between adults and children in the 1970s and 80s, and wanted the age of consent to be axed or lowered.

Pensioner left heartbroken after thieves steal mobile phone containing last text sent by wife before she died saying ‘I love you’

June 27, 2016 | by | 0 Comments
The last photo of Jim Sharp and his late wife Susan (Hull Daily Mail / SWNS)

Widower Jim Sharp, 75, was taking his dog for a walk when a thief smashed in his car window and snatched his phone from inside. Not only did the phone have the last message his wife of 42 years Susan sent him but selfies of them together enjoying their last holiday.