Valentine's Day will cost consumers £125
Consumers will spend an average of $196 (£125) on Valentine's Day.
This is according to research... read more
145 water skiers take to sea with one boat
Water skiing is an activity I've always wanted to try.
It looks like great fun and it must get your... read more
Cider profits will go to Help for Heroes
A brewery in Ledbury is producing a special cider to raise money for an armed forces charity.
Bevisol is making... read more
Rolling Stones-inspired urinals installed in German museum
Are you looking for satisfaction when using the toilet?
Well Rolling Stones fans will get the chance to be even... read more
Ladies to strip off for H4H charity calendar
A group of 11 women are getting together to release a charity calendar.
The ladies, who have dubbed themselves... read more
Get a pint for 11p
Imagine only paying 11p for a pint of beer.
It sounds like the stuff dreams are made of and I think even the... read more
Lincolnshire Co-op raises £125,000 for military charity
Lincolnshire Co-operative raised over £125,000 for Help for Heroes in 2011.
As well as selling wristbands,... read more
Pair celebrate being penpals for 75 years
A woman has praised the personal touch of writing to someone after keeping the same penpal for 75 years.
Daphne... read more
Online dating 'second-most popular method for finding love'
Online dating is the second-most popular way for people to meet in the US, newly-released research has... read more
Toddler showcases 'unbelievable table tennis skills'
Sometimes kids have an aptitude for sport that means they can do ridiculous things at young ages.
Everyone has... read more
Mind gets £300k funding to tackle PTSD
Mental health charity Mind has been given £300,000 from the Big Lottery Fund (BIG) to help set up a support... read more
Online mobile dating 'can help singletons find love'
Advancements in mobile dating may make it easier for singletons to find love.
According to research carried out... read more
Bull testicle pie brought out for Valentine's Day
They say that love makes people do strange things and anyone who is willing to eat the latest Valentine's... read more
Military Wives Choir raises £500k
The Military Wives Choir has raised over £500,000 for the Royal British Legion and the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen... read more
Men 'more likely to stare at pictures on dating profiles'
Men using online dating to find love spend 65 per cent more time looking at photos than their female... read more
Quarry Bank RBL raises £29k
The Quarry Bank Royal British Legion's (RBL's) annual poppy appeal has managed to draw in over... read more
Dog swallows plastic frog and cow
Dogs love eating anything they can get their paws on, but this doesn't mean they should chew everything in... read more
Make sure online profile photo is "compelling"
Picking a photo that is "compelling" is a good way for singletons to generate interest in their online dating... read more
Man to attempt 120,000ft skydive
Do you consider yourself to be a bit of a daredevil?
If you do, I reckon you'll still have to go some way to... read more
Herd of ducks take to Chinese motorway
There is nothing worse than getting caught up in traffic on the motorway.
Usually, long queues are caused by... read more
Life-sized tank made out of egg cartons
Have you ever seen a tank up close and personal?
I'd imagine it is quite a scary experience seeing one of... read more
Online dating 'increases ahead of Valentine's Day'
The popularity of online dating is expected to increase as Valentine's Day draws closer.
Singletons looking... read more
Marathon woman raising funds for military charity
A woman from Monmouth will run the London Marathon for the third consecutive year to raise money for The Soldiers'... read more
Man installs wood burning stove in car
Driving in the winter can be a chilly experience.
There is nothing worse than waiting for your car window to... read more
Online dating revenue increases by 57%
There has been a 57 per cent increase in online dating revenue in the past 12 months, newly-released research has found.... read more
People should give up smoking if they want to find love
Singletons looking for love would be well advised to give up smoking.
This is because research by the Department... read more
Woman plays tag with 1,000lbs moose
When I was younger, I used to love playing tag with my friends.
However, one woman in the US has taken this a... read more
Soldier to run eight races in 2012 for charity
A soldier will complete all eight races in the Bupa Great Run series to raise money for three charities.
Help... read more
Man catches monster fish on first go
Fishing is an activity I would imagine takes a lot of skill and dedication.
However, one man from England has... read more
Singletons should 'know what they want' out of online dating
People looking to try out online dating should get a firm idea in their head of what they are after.
Individuals... read more
Username 'all important' when online dating
People searching for love online wanting to give themselves every chance of finding a suitable match may wish to start... read more
Man suffers heart attack during burger challenge
Being a big eater myself, I must admit I'm always intrigued by all the man versus food contests that seem to be... read more
Models take to the runways for hero soldiers
A fashion and music celebration in Irvine should result in plenty of cash being raised for a number of armed forces... read more
890 pancakes flipped at the same time
How many pancakes have you seen flipped at one time?
I struggle to get one up and over and with Pancake Tuesday... read more
Over-60s 'honest' on online dating profiles
Over-60s are increasingly turning to online dating as a means of finding love.
This is according to research by... read more
Support needed to tackle PTSD
What is PTSD?
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a condition that can affect military personnel who have... read more
Over 10,000 bikers to ride through Royal Wootton Bassett
A woman is organising a motorcycle ride through Royal Wootton Bassett to raise money for armed forces... read more
Woman seeks out WW2 penpals
A woman is looking to get in touch with penpals she had during the second world war.
Ann Taft worked at a... read more
Ultimate Tazer Ball leaves players in shock
I've seen some high-octane sports in my time, but nothing as crazy as Ultimate Tazer Ball.
The pastime sees... read more
RAF employee collects £8k for H4H
An employee of the RAF has raised more than £8,000 for Help for Heroes (H4H).
The woman - known only as... read more
St Dunstan's rebranded as Blind Veterans UK
St Dunstan's has changed its name to Blind Veterans UK.
The charity - which is the oldest organisation... read more
The Simpsons' Duff beer coming to UK
Have you ever watched The Simpsons?
It is one of the most famous TV shows in the world and one of the main... read more
Square Mile Salute collects cash for military charities
The Square Mile Salute took place last night (February 22nd) as money was raised for various armed forces... read more
Sailor's finacee takes part in charity calendar
A hotel receptionist is showing some flesh to raise money for Help for Heroes.
Claire Harris - whose fiancee is... read more
Cooking with Poo book up for award
I've heard some bizarre titles for a book in my time, but Cooking with Poo has to be the worst.
Thai author... read more
Reese Witherspoon: Dating is "nerve-wracking"
Reese Witherspoon finds dating to be a "nerve-wracking" experience and would use social media sites to... read more
Chuck Norris to get Slovakian bridge named after him?
In terms of cult heroes, they don't come much bigger than Chuck Norris.
The martial artist and actor has... read more
Teacher running half-marathon for Help for Heroes
Goole schoolteacher Rebecca Buckingham is running in the Sheffield Half Marathon to raise money for Help for... read more
Snowdonia to work as a first date?
Choosing the right location for a date is essential, as people want to be comfortable in each other's... read more
Son turns 11 the day before his dad
Sometimes parents are not much older than their children, which can bring about a number of problems.
However,... read more
Group climb Mt Kilimanjaro for military charity
A one-legged man has trekked to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro to raise money for an armed forces charity.
John... read more
War veteran 'keen to track down penpal' after 42 years
A veteran of the Vietnam War is hoping to track down his Gravesend-based penpal after over 40 years without... read more
Rally to be held to raise money for Help for Heroes
The third annual Help for Heroes 4x4 European Rally will be taking place on June 16th.
It tracks the path of the... read more
Maddie the dog 'becomes planking sensation'
Have you heard of planking?
It is the practice of lying face down in an unusual or incongruous location and has... read more