One-off gold Mercedes on sale for £7 MILLION

December 9, 2011 | by | 3 Comments

A flamboyant entrepreneur who turned his classy Mercedes into this extraordinary one-off supercar which he’s now selling for a staggering £7 MILLION. The Mercedes McLaren SLR is the one of the German company’s most exclusive cars and is known for its stylish design. But Swiss businessman Ueli Anliker wasn’t satisfied with the car’s image and…

Injured football fan’s incredible skull operation

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A football-mad teenager who had half his skull removed after falling through a roof is playing for his team again 12 months after surgeons put his head back together ”like a jigsaw”. Tom Buckett, 17, spent two weeks in a coma after his skull smashed ”like an egg” when he plunged 15ft through a glass…

30ft Santa blown off roof

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Britain’s biggest Santa has been torn off the pub roof it was fastened to. The 30ft blow up Christmas decoration – which is the size of a house – had been pulling tiles and bolts out of the roof of The Old Manor bar, in Potters Bar, Herts., in the wind. Yesterday (Fri) it emerged…

Pint-sized blonde rescues Tiff Needell in mugging ordeal

December 8, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

Motorsport legend Tiff Needell today praised a fearless pint-sized blonde friend who leapt to his aid after violent thugs attacked him in an early morning mugging. The Fifth Gear presenter was looking for a cab after the star-studded Autosport Awards show on Sunday night when he was confronted by three young men. The yobs shook…

Artist tattoos over leather-covered Ferrari

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This Ferrari really is a work of art … A French artist has unveiled his latest masterpiece – a Ferrari covered in TATTOOS. Philippe Pasqua wanted to mix man and machine and decided to use the 198mph Ferrari F430 Scuderia as the base of his ambitious project. He spent hours meticulously covering the supercar in…

The Tarty Army: never before seen pictures of Scottish Suffragettes football team

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Sports archivists have uncovered never-before-seen pictures of Britain’s first ever female football team – set up by SUFFRAGETTES for the Women’s Rights movement in 1881. The astonishing black-and-white photographs show the moment pioneering campaigners swapped their corsets for footy shirts and formed ‘Mrs Graham’s XI’. Historians believe the side helped women win the local Government…

Cockapoo is Britain’s happiest dog

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Alfie the pup has been crowned Britain’s happiest dog – thanks to his permanent SMILE. The nine-month-old Cockapoo won over the judges with his broad grin and furiously wagging tale. He beat dozens of other dogs to win the competition, which was organised by Penguin Books. His owner Dan Salt, 30, from St George, Bristol,…