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Game Of Thrones’ “The Mountain” Set To Have His Strongman World Record Smashed

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Hapthór Björnsson, aka “The Mountain” from TV’s Game of Thrones, and 3rd Strongest man in the World, has his Strongman Super Yoke world record up for grabs at next weeks Ultimate Strongman World Championship in Newcastle. Hapthór currently holds the title for carrying 450kg across 20 metres in 19.6 seconds but Laurence Shahlaei, currently Europe’s…

Smashing Idea! : Rage Cage Opens In The UK Charging Customers To Smash Up Objects

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The bizarre attraction in a disused church offers children and adults the chance to take out their anger

Crohn’s Disease Sufferer Has Unsightly Bottom Scar Transformed With Incredible Tattoo

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Brave Cinders Fletcher, 35, was unable to sit properly for eight years after suffering excruciating pain from abscesses that developed due to her illness

Fox Killed After Pack Of Hounds Brutally Mauled It To Death During ‘Illegal Hunt”

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The video appears to show a pack of dogs attacking a fox in woodland, before the fox is then removed from the hounds by a member of the Hunt Saboteurs Association.

Top Chef Quits The High Life To Run Chippy In One Of The UK’S Most Rundown Areas

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Derek Hughes used to work at a luxurious four-star resort in the Highlands where he prepared anything from exquisite salmon fillets to lobster

Met Create Anti-Drink Driving Mannequin Challenge

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In the last few months, colleagues, artists, athletes and politicians have attempted their own mannequin challenges

Police Hunt Conmen Who Wrecked 90-Year-Old’s Home In Elaborate Building Scam

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Ronald Veeson’s house was broken into through the roof by the crooks who told him they were fixing his guttering.

Wild Snake Swallowed Door Knob And Had To Undergo Surgery

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The western rat snake used to catch rodents outside a family’s chicken coup in their garden in Ballwin, Missouri.

Festive En-Tree-Preneur : Savvy Teen Who Planted First Christmas Tree Aged Nine Now Runs Plantation With 1,500 Spruces

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Ryan Brook, 16, planted a sapling his dad Andy gave him after getting fed up of his mum Gail’s annual search for the perfect tree.

BULK POWDERS® Storms Into Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 At No. 38

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BULK POWDERS®, the Colchester based sports nutrition brand, has delivered another fantastic year of growth to enter this year’s FAST TRACK listings at No 38. The company, whose strap line is “performance delivered”, has once again lived up to its promise. “It’s a fantastic achievement.” says Adam Rossiter, Managing Director. “This validates a lot of…

Expert Electrical Supplies Renews Contract With Find The Needle

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Expert Electrical Supplies have renewed their contract with UK business to business portal Find The Needle to stay on their directory for another year. During the first year, the portal helped to improve the business’s online presence, as well as get more business leads. The site has also become one of the businesses global top 3 backlink providers….

Momentum Electric Launches VIT-S, The Most Powerful Legal Electric Bike

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Momentum Electric, a London-based electric bicycle company known for their affordable high quality electric bikes, has just launched the most powerful legal electric bike, VIT-S, on crowdfunding campaign site Kickstarter. The bike is the most powerful electric bike available with a maximum power output of 700W and 95Nm of torque and still meets EU and US rated power legal requirements of…

Five Years Post Iraq War’s Official End, a New York Community Is Still Healing

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As the Iraq War’s official end on December 18, 2011 marks its fifth anniversary, many questions remain on its fallouts. New York’s French-American community is one of them, as it remembers it’s blacklisting when France opted out of attacking Iraq. Choosing diplomatic pressure rather than “shock and awe” ignited fury for many in New York….

Mum Mistaken By Paramedics For Being Drunk As She Was Suffering Massive Brain Haemorrhage

December 2, 2016 | by | 0 Comments

Kerry Whitehead, 43, and her husband had been taking clients to a music festival when she began to feel unwell

‘Calm Down And Go Home!’ : Young Mum Gave Birth On Hospital Toilet Floor After Midwife Told Her She Wasn’t In Labour

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The first-time mum left the antenatal suite, but only made it as far as the ladies’ toilets before giving birth

Couple Accused Of Abusing Baby Over ‘Injuries’ – Which Turned Out To Be A BIRTHMARK

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Amy Agnew, 24, and Steven Gardener, 32, took Scarlett to Hospital after being concerned about a dark mark on her foot

Together Forever : Devoted Couple Spent Their Final Hours Together Holding Hands

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Audrey Fleetwood, 77, had been in hospital for 23 weeks when hubbie Dennis was admitted on November 17 – her birthday