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CATCH OF THE DAY - Photographer captures the stunning moment a kingfisher majestically catches its prey in one swift dive

Author: Rachel McDermott

NEWS COPY- WITH PICTURES - By Lillie Almond This is the stunning moment a kingfisher majestically catches its prey in one swift dive. Wildlife photographer Roger Coan captured the perfect shot as the brightly coloured bird pierced the water 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, ...

SMILE MR PRESIDENT! Earliest photo of a US commander-in-chief surfaces

Author: Adrian Hearn

The earliest-known surviving photograph of a US President is expected to sell for almost £200,000 after it resurfaced for the first time in almost 175 years. John Quincy Adams was the sixth President of the US, holding the position from ...

OCTO-SPOT - Can you spot the octopus in this award-winning picture from the BMC Ecology Image Competition?

Author: Jim Leffman

SPOT THE OCTOPUS NEWS COPY - WITH PICTURES - by Mark Waghorn It looks like an ordinary coral reef... until you spot the large eye in the middle. Hidden in plain sight is a gigantic octopus, having changed colour to ...

WHAT A HERO - Seven-year-old superhero fan fights cancer battle from his hospital bed surrounded by amazing artwork sent from strangers around the world

Author: Andrew Young

LITTLE SUPERHERO NEWS COPY - WITH PICTURES AND VIDEO - by Laura Elvin A seven-year-old superhero fan is fighting a cancer battle from his hospital bed surrounded by amazing artwork he was sent from strangers around the world. Brave Dexter ...

WORLD'S HOTTEST MUM - Canadian actress and Playboy model dubbed 'world's hottest mum' says motherhood has made her body even better

Author: Ed Chatterton

WORLD'S HOTTEST MUM NEWS COPY - WITH PICTURES - by Tom Tracey A Playboy model dubbed the "world's hottest mum" is sharing intimate photos of herself in a bid to "normalise" breastfeeding and says motherhood has made her body even ...

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 ...

TASTY ART - Colourful recreations of comfort food made out of paper

Author: Findlay Mair

TASTY ART NEWS COPY -- WITH PICTURES AND VIDEO An artist has made colourful recreations of the world's favourite comfort foods -- with paper. Hannah Fleetwood interviewed her class mates for her project on which dealt with food and nostalgia. ...

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 ...

CURVY CUTIE - Dancer overcomes eating disorder to be crowned Miss British Beauty Curve

Author: Jim Leffman

FAT CHANCE NEWS COPY - WITH PICTURES - by Megan White A former dancer who was obsessed with her figure and suffered from mental health issues has been crowned Miss British Beauty Curve 2017. Emily Diapre, 24, hit rock bottom ...