Author Archive: SWNS Reporter
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…
The bizarre attraction in a disused church offers children and adults the chance to take out their anger
Brave Cinders Fletcher, 35, was unable to sit properly for eight years after suffering excruciating pain from abscesses that developed due to her illness
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.
Derek Hughes used to work at a luxurious four-star resort in the Highlands where he prepared anything from exquisite salmon fillets to lobster
In the last few months, colleagues, artists, athletes and politicians have attempted their own mannequin challenges
Ronald Veeson’s house was broken into through the roof by the crooks who told him they were fixing his guttering.
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
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®, 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 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, 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…
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….
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
The first-time mum left the antenatal suite, but only made it as far as the ladies’ toilets before giving birth
Amy Agnew, 24, and Steven Gardener, 32, took Scarlett to Hospital after being concerned about a dark mark on her foot
Audrey Fleetwood, 77, had been in hospital for 23 weeks when hubbie Dennis was admitted on November 17 – her birthday