Man tries to use fake Jack Nicholson ID for fraud
Sometimes I am pretty shocked at how stupid some criminals can be.
I think I've watched too many films where... read more
People should 'spend time on online dating profile'
When it comes to online dating, writing a good profile is half the battle.
If people manage to make themselves... read more
Man to cover 1,000 miles for armed forces charity
A man is aiming to run, cycle and swim 1,000 miles in 2012 in order to raise money for a military charity.
Mike... read more
Online dating advice: Choose someone different
People can use online dating sites to hook with someone they would not normally choose.
This is the assertion... read more
Man builds airplane with scrap metal
Airplanes are complex constructions and so you would imagine that building your own would be a very difficult... read more
Getting a letter from a penpal 'brings joy'
The joy of having a penpal is receiving a letter from someone you have a relationship with.
People can build up... read more
Military personnel to cycle 6,000 km for charity
Members of the 73 Engineer Regiment (Volunteers) are going to cycle 6,000 km in order to raise money for an armed... read more
Owl turns head upside down
Certain species of birds can do incredible things and it seems owls are no different.
A photographer in the US... read more
Choose 'right information' for online profiles
Singletons have to find the right balance when it comes to putting information on their online dating... read more
Help for Heroes gets £20k from black tie dinner and auction
A black tie dinner in Fulham has raised over £10,000 for armed forces charity Help for Heroes.
There were... read more
Ellie Goulding and beau met on the internet
Singer Ellie Goulding and superstar DJ Skrillex struck up a relationship after talking online.
The musical pair... read more
George Washington chicken nugget sells for £5k
A chicken nugget that resembles George Washington has sold for £5,000 on eBay.
Rebekah Speights and her... read more
Online dating profiles 'should make people stand out'
People should not be afraid to be different when compiling online dating profiles.
Using the internet to find... read more
Bears frolic in the snow
Have you ever seen kids playing in the snow?
Generally, they absolutely love it, as it gives them the... read more
Woodley charity walk to collect cash for memorial statue
A charity walk is being organised in Woodley to raise money for a war memorial statue.
Cash is being collected... read more
Couple gets a shock after meeting Tree Rex
Most people enjoy a nice walk in the countryside, as it is a good way to relax and allows individuals to see a... read more
Teenagers to cycle 1,000 miles for Help for Heroes
Two teenage friends are going to cycle 1,000 miles in order to raise money for Help for Heroes.
Both Daniel... read more
Woman sees online interest peak after loading new photo
Experts often comment on the importance of selecting a good photo when signing up for an online dating... read more
Boy turns orange from eating carrots
Everyone knows that carrots are good for you.
People are recommended to eat five portions of fruit and... read more
Burnley charity to help ex-military get jobs
Veterans are to receive assistance from a Burnley-based charity to help them get jobs after leaving the armed... read more
Married penpals celebrate 70 years together
A couple who began their relationship as penpals are celebrating 70 years of marriage.
Ruth Kirkham started... read more
Oxford kids go to schoul after spelling blunder
Public signage is an important part of life, as it provides people with valuable information.
However, council... read more
Reporter walks into lamp post on live TV
Reporting live must be a tricky task as anything could go wrong in front of millions of people.
Individuals have... read more
People 'need to stay confident'
People who have been out of the dating game for a while may find their confidence is shot when they make a... read more
H4H gets £12k from charity dinner
Help for Heroes (H4H) has benefitted from a £12,000 fundraising drive by the Palletways Group.
The... read more
Dog disqualified from Crufts for pooing
One of the issues with having a dog is that nature can call at any time.
This means pet owners always have to be... read more
Sisters complete Costa Rican trek for military charity
Two sisters have completed a trek across a jungle in Costa Rica in order to raise money for the military charity Help... read more
Theatre show to raise cash for Help for Heroes
A theatre show is being put on in Rotherham to collect money for Help for Heroes.
The production is being held... read more
Daters should know 'what type of relationship they crave'
People need to know what type of relationship they are after before entering the dating realm.
Relationship... read more
Martock panto raises cash for two armed forces charities
A panto has been put on in Martock to collect cash for Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association (SSAFA)... read more
'Be specific' with details on online dating profile
People should be specific when describing themselves in online dating profiles.
This is according to expert... read more
Homeless men help police tackle thief
Homeless people aren't often thought of as heroes, but three men in the US have shown their true worth to the... read more
Online dating 'is now a popular activity'
Choosing to look for a partner online is now commonplace.
While in the past some people may have been wary... read more
Newscaster falls asleep on live TV
Live TV can sometimes catch people out and leave them red faced.
Your guard has to be up at all times if you... read more
Auto-Trail raises £5k for Help for Heroes
Caravan maker Auto-Trail has collected over £5,000 for Help for Heroes.
It comes after the third sector... read more
Scunthorpe to host Armed Forces Day
A range of fundraising activities are being organised in Scunthorpe for the third annual Armed Forces... read more
Maidenhead street gets covered in porn DVDs
Residents in Maidenhead got a shock after they woke up to find the street was littered with porn movies.
Most of... read more
Help for Heroes to benefit from carp fishing match
A 24-hour carp fishing match is being held at Welham Lake to raise money for Help for Heroes.
Simon Bangert, who... read more
Flying car up for auction
How much fun would it be if you could go flying in your car?
It would certainly make for a novel experience and... read more
Online daters 'need proactive approach'
People should "always be proactive" when it comes to dating online.
This is the advice from James... read more
Men strip off for charity calendar
A cheeky calendar featuring men from Shepton Beauchamp and other villages has raised £3,250 for Help for... read more
Golden retrievers taught how to play piano
Dogs are intelligent creatures and they can be taught to do many things.
However, a woman in France has excelled... read more
Bristolians 'embracing online dating'
Online dating is becoming an increasingly popular pastime in Bristol.
People are turning to the web as they seek... read more
Rifles band to raise money with charity concert
The Rifles band is to play a special concert at Winchester Cathedral to raise money for the Care for Casualties... read more
New ice cream flavour to raise cash for H4H
An ice cream parlour in Bridgnorth, Shropshire, is asking the public to come up with a new flavour as it seeks to raise... read more
New Zealand 'is facing Marmageddon'
If you say the word Marmite to anyone, invariably the phrase 'You either love it or hate it' will come... read more
Online dating profiles 'need the right photo'
Getting the right photo for an online profile is essential if people want to find Mr or Mrs Right.
Individuals... read more
'Be decisive' when organising a first date
People should not be afraid of taking the lead when it comes to sorting out the details of a first date.
For... read more
Paramedic to trek Peru for H4H
A paramedic will complete a mountain trek in Peru to raise cash for Help for Heroes (H4H).
Tom Rose is targeting... read more
Woman gets 35 carrot tattoos
People can become obsessed with some bizarre stuff, but Californian woman Zizi Howell is madder than most.
The... read more
Amazing 45 ft paper plane takes to the sky
When I was younger, I used to love making paper planes.
A lot of time and effort can go into making sure the... read more
Southport Comedy Festival raises £4k for military charity
Some £4,000 has been raised for Help for Heroes during the hosting of the Southport Comedy Festival.
Over... read more
Group of 30 complete mini golf course naked
Mini golf is usually a fairly relaxed pastime.
People get to enjoy the competitive element of it, without having... read more
Online dating 'can help people find love'
Online dating is a great medium for people looking for love.
This is the view of Helena Johnstone - who met her... read more
Man slices off arm while gardening
For many people, gardening is a gentle pastime to do on a sunny day.
However, Stuart Frain had a rather more... read more
Golfing day raises £6k for Help for Heroes
A fundraising event held at Torquay has collected over £6,000 for military charity Help for... read more
Online daters should use 'instinct and common sense'
Instinct and common sense are required if people are to be successful with online dating.
This is according to... read more
Workshy Austrian cuts off foot to avoid employment
An Austrian man has shown tremendous dedication towards being unemployed.
The 56-year-old was apparently worried... read more
Batman gets a ticket from police
Batman is definitely one of the coolest superheroes around.
Just think how much fun you could have being the... read more