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Bradley Lowery’s parents welcome ‘beautiful’ daughter 4 years after tragic death

The parents of inspirational footie fan Bradley Lowery have celebrated the birth of a ‘beautiful’ baby daughter. Little Bradley captured the hearts of the nation with his brave battle with cancer before his tragic death four years ago. The Sunderland fan struck up a close friendship with striker Jermaine Defoe after he was diagnosed with […]

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Wetherspoons creep stalked complete stranger he ‘fell in love with’ at pub

An obsessed weirdo has been jailed for stalking a complete stranger he "fell in love with" at his local Wetherspoons. Kevin Prisk, 58, tried to blackmail his victim by threatening to tell social services her child was being abused if she didn’t respond to him, and turned up at her partner’s house armed with a […]

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Disgruntled Wetherspoons punter turns ‘mediocre’ chip portion into Stonehenge

A disgruntled punter at a Wetherspoons in Swansea has turned his frustrations with 'mediocre portions' into chip art. 'Spoons' lovers have banded together in a Facebook group that measures and counts the portion of chips that they have been served in the popular British pub chain. Some users even whip their rulers out to measure […]

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Sarcastic pub landlord demands punters ‘whisper’ after locals’ noise complaints

A pub in Berkshire has taken the term “passive aggressive customer service” to a whole new level after putting up a sarcastic sign asking punters to “whisper” while on-site. The Victoria Pub, on Norcot Road, Tilehust, posted a photo of the new sign on its Facebook page yesterday – which has now been removed – […]

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Mystery over message in a bottle lost at sea for almost 25 years finally solved

In what feels like a scene from a film, a man has been reunited with a message he and his mum put in a bottle and threw out to sea – 24-years later. Alex Melling, of Hindley, Greater Manchester, threw the old 7-up style bottle, filled with a note, into the sea as a six-year-old […]

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Couple’s ‘overweight’ bag opened by airport staff to discover stowaway chihuahua

A couple were left stunned after they found their pet chihuahua hidden inside their suitcase as they were about to check in to an airport on their way to Las Vegas. Jared and Kristi Owens were set to fly out of Lubbock, about 300 miles west of Fort Worth, when they were told their baggage […]

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Covid community hero nets share of £3.1 million lottery prize

A grandmother hailed a Covid-19 hero by her local community is one of 970 People’s Postcode Lottery players in Nottingham’s NG16 5 postcode sector winning a share of £3.1 million. 72-year-old Kath Scott, who selflessly sewed scrubs for NHS staff and did shopping for the vulnerable, won £140,909. When her cheque was revealed, Kath celebrated […]

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Millions flock to Signal and Telegram after Facebook outage

WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) – Signal and Telegram, two private messenger apps, saw downloads and user sign-ups soar during the extended downtime of Facebook’s network of apps and services. Millions of new users joined the Edward Snowden-endorsed Signal on Monday (Oct 4), it said on Twitter. Telegram, whose functionality closely mirrors that of WhatsApp, surged 55 places […]

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Wife of surfer mauled to death in brutal shark attack tells of touching goodbye

The wife of a surfer who was torn apart by a Great White Shark has described their final moments together as he said goodbye to her and their unborn child. Dad-to-be Timothy Thompson, 31, died after the shark tore his arm off in the waters off Emerald Beach in Coffs Harbour, Australia. One witness told […]

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Hero dad drowns saving disabled daughter as mobility scooter crashes into canal

A hero dad performed a "final act of love" as he tragically died rescuing his disabled daughter after she lost control of her mobility scooter and fell into a canal. Lawrence Casey, 86, dove into Bude Canal in north Cornwall to rescue his stricken daughter Jessica after she fell into the water on Wednesday, September […]