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YACHT RACE - 350 yachts compete in the Rolex Fastnet Race from Cowes, Isle of Wight, to Plymouth, Devon, via the Fasnet Rock

Author: Mark Sutherland

Some 350 yachts competed over the weekend in the Rolex Fastnet Race from Cowes, Isle of Wight, to Plymouth, Devon, via the Fasnet Rock as they warm up ahead of the 2017 round the world race starting from Alicante in ...

FISHY BUSINESS - Rare catfish usually found in South American Amazon basin discovered in Black Country canal

Author: Ed Chatterton

FISHY BUSINESS NEWS COPY - WITH PICTURES - by Henry Clare A rare tropical catfish usually found in the Amazon Basin has been discovered a long way from home - in a Black Country CANAL. The South American leopard pleco, ...

PIG PICNIC: Firefighters who saved litter of piglets from barn fire given them back six months later - as pork sausages

Author: Sarah Ward

ADD OUT OF THE FIRE - INTO THE FRYING PAN NEWS COPY - WITH PICTURES - by Sarah Ward A Facebook post on the Pewsey Fire Station page gave the sausages glowing reviews and recommended them for an August bank ...

LIVING ON THE EDGE? Survey reveals top 50 modern-day 'risks' ... and they are very dull

Author: Martin Winter

By Richard Jenkins Our lives are so dull these days that millions of Brits consider trying a new restaurant or changing their route to work to be 'adventurous', a study has found. Sitting in someone else's reserved seat on a ...

FIRE DEATH - Man dies in horrific blaze tackled by 55 firefighters in Bristol

Author: Simon Galloway

FLAT INFERNO NEWS COPY WITH PICTURES - by Sarah Ward A man died and a woman was fighting for her life after a fire ripped through a flat above a shop, which burnt so fiercely 55 fire fighters were sent ...

I-DU TAKE JEW - Hindu and Jewish women marry in Britain's first interfaith lesbian wedding

Author: Ed Chatterton

I-DU TAKE JEW NEWS COPY - WITH PICTURES AND VIDEO - by Henry Clare A Hindu and a Jewish woman have made history by tying the knot in what is believed to be Britain's first interfaith lesbian wedding. Kalavati Mistry ...

WAVE GOODBYE - Photographer tours the country's coastlines to find the most secluded and unspoiled beaches in Britain

Author: Rachel McDermott

NEWS COPY - WITH PICTURES - by Rachel McDermott A landscape photographer has toured the country's coastlines to find the most secluded and unspoiled beaches in Britain. Chris Orange, 43, went the extra mile to pick out five UK beaches ...